Category Archives: Editorial

Analysis of Elder Scrolls Online development news, lore, game mechanics, and community issues from the staff of Tamriel Foundry.

ESO’s Content Crawl – Cause for Concern?

ESO’s Content Crawl – Cause for Concern?
The mantra content is king provides a simple rule-of-thumb for media providers, suggesting the most effective method of cultivating a product’s attractiveness and longterm success. For massively multiplayer gaming this is certainly no exception; content release is the lifeblood that […]

Will Justice Be Enforced in Tamriel?

Will Justice Be Enforced in Tamriel?
When I attended the 2014 Guild Summit in October we were presented with a first look at the future of crime in ESO. We saw players stealing, murdering, and fleeing from guards; a set of features that TES enthusiasts have longed to see implemented in The Elder Scrolls Online. This was the […]

Unearthing the Hidden Side of Tamriel

Unearthing the Hidden Side of Tamriel
Hello Tamriel Foundry, Benefactor here to bring you some insight into the hidden side of ESO. This is first of hopefully a series of articles revealing secrets about the world of Tamriel covering everything from hard-to-obtain items to hidden quests and locales. In this first article I […]

Hands-On Thoughts About ESO’s 4v4v4 Arena

Hands-On Thoughts About ESO’s 4v4v4 Arena
The use of a small-scale battle arena at recent gaming conventions is a tactic ZeniMax has been using since E3 to give players a quick drop-in demo of the PvP experience in ESO. This game-mode made further appearances at QuakeCon, Gamescom, and most recently at PAX Prime where I got the […]

ESO: Isarii’s Comprehensive Review

ESO: Isarii’s Comprehensive Review
If you're reading this, then the NDA has been lifted, which means it's time to give you all my comprehensive thoughts on The Elder Scrolls Online - and I do mean comprehensive; get comfortable now, because this is going to be a long one.

Racial Bonus Comparison

Racial Bonus Comparison
Greetings ESO fan community. Following the loosening of the standing NDA for media and select fan sites we are able to continue our series of articles detailing various game features of The Elder Scrolls Online. One of the most important choices you will make when beginning your journey […]