Tag Archives: zenimax online
Tue, Jan 08, 2013 | 05:34 GMT
If you know your Elder Scrolls lore, you know that the Daggerfall Covenant’s alliance of Orcs, Redguards and Bretons is an unusual thing. Zenimax Online has explained how the grouping came to be.
Tue, Nov 27, 2012 | 02:34 GMT
Zenimax Online has detailed some of the content available to The Elder Scrolls Online players who join the Ebonheart Pact, an alliance of Argonian, Dunmer and Nord.
Wed, Nov 14, 2012 | 03:32 GMT
Zenimax Online invites all fans to name an NPC character in The Elder Scrolls Online. The Nameless Mage is part of a quest detailed in a new blog post, and whoever comes up with the best appelation will not only see their creation used in the finished MMORPG, but also score an “awesome prize pack”. Hit the previous link for details on how to enter, and not that one of the requirements is following the naming conventions of the franchise; the Unofficial Elder Scrolls Pages wiki is a good place to catch up on the lore of Tamriel. The Elder Scrolls Online is expected in 2013.
Thu, Nov 08, 2012 | 15:31 GMT
The Elder Scrolls Online has a new developer diary available for viewing, and it shows some of the first-ever gameplay footage from the MMO.
Tue, Jul 17, 2012 | 21:04 BST
ZeniMax Online’s Matt Firor has said the reason we don’t see many MMOs on consoles, is due to PCs being so “wide open.”
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 | 15:10 BST
Game Informer has released a video which shows a bit of monster combat in The Elder Scrolls Online. If you are familiar with the franchise, you’ll recognize the werewolves, daedra, and vampires. Nice. The video also features the game’s creature combat designer and lead gameplay designer discussing which nasty creatures from the series will be returning and where they will be located. Game’s slated for next year. Hit the link to watch the video.
Fri, Jun 15, 2012 | 19:12 BST
Matt Firor, game director for The Elder Scrolls Online, has said the MMO ZeniMax Online is working on is not as WoW-ish as many seem to think.
Wed, Jun 13, 2012 | 16:07 BST
Nick Konkle, lead gameplay and combat designer for The Elder Scrolls Online, has said the MMO’s being designed in order to be “accessible to anyone”.
Thu, Jun 07, 2012 | 16:09 BST
Bethesda has said it expected a mixed reaction to The Elder Scrolls Online, even before it went into full-on development.
Thu, Jun 07, 2012 | 15:43 BST
Paul Sage, creative director for The Elder Scrolls Online, has combat in the MMO will be both active and reactive, which is similar to the combat found in single-player Elder Scrolls titles.
Wed, Jun 06, 2012 | 00:25 BST
Tue, Jun 05, 2012 | 22:35 BST
An E3 teaser trailer for The Elder Scrolls Online is posted below. Bethesda and ZeniMax Online are really dangling this in front of us like a sweetroll fresh from the oven. Sadists. Enjoy it below. Game’s out next year.
Fri, Jun 01, 2012 | 02:58 BST
The Elder Scrolls Online takes a more stylised graphical approach than stablemate Skyrim because of the technical limitations of MMOs, according to Zenimax Online.
Tue, May 29, 2012 | 17:02 BST
Zenimax Online has explained how quests will work in The Elder Scrolls Online, and it sounds as through your decisions will be playing a key role in your jaunt across Tamriel.
Tue, May 29, 2012 | 02:08 BST
If the team at Zenimax Online has its way, you won’t be eating your lunch while you’re playing The Elder Scrolls Online
Sat, May 19, 2012 | 18:02 BST
Game Informer has posted the final faction reveal for The Elder Scrolls Online, the Ebonheart Pact, which was formed by the Dunmer, Argonians, and the Nords in response to the Akaviri invasion 50 years prior.
Tue, May 15, 2012 | 08:00 BST
GameInformer has a faction profile up for the Daggerfall Covenant, one of The Elder Scrolls Online’s three factions. According to game director Matt Firor, the alliance between the Orcs, Redguards and Bretons is more democratic than the other two factions, despite plenty of internal strife due to historical tensions. The Daggerfall Covenant is represented by a lion. The Elder Scrolls Online is expected to launch in 2013.
Thu, May 10, 2012 | 04:49 BST
Despite a growing acceptance of freemium-first business models, the informed money is on a premium subscription model for The Elder Scrolls Online.
Tue, May 08, 2012 | 20:59 BST
Paul Sage, creative director for The Elder Scrolls Online, has told Game Informer that players will still be able to experience being the hero in the MMO as much as in the single-player versions of the series.
Tue, May 08, 2012 | 20:55 BST
ZeniMax Online has released a teaser video for The Elder Scrolls Online. The official website has also gone live as well but there’s not much there at the moment, only the announcement trailer. The site also points to the Game Informer hub for the game, which will include month-long exclusive coverage of the game. Last night, information from the June issue of GI leaked online via a PDF, and it included quite a bit of artwork and in-game screenshots. The long-rumored MMO is set for a release next year on Mac and PC and will be localized in English, French, and German.