Category Archives: Editorial

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

M for Mature: An Opportunity

M for Mature: An Opportunity
This Wednesday morning, The Elder Scrolls Online team announced via Facebook and other social media outlets that the game has been assigned a Mature rating by the ESRB, the organization whose age recommendations are generally accepted within the United States of America. The text of the […]

Ten Reasons to Be Excited for ESO

Ten Reasons to Be Excited for ESO
Hey there Foundry community! We’re only 3 months away from the launch of ESO, and while I think all of us are already on board with the game, I wanted to share a cool video that TF community member @Ziz put together to spread some of the hype. In this video, Ziz showcases some of […]

Understanding Cyrodiil

Understanding Cyrodiil
Recently ZeniMax Online released a video in which they heavily showcase Cyrodiil and the player vs.  player aspect of The Elder Scrolls Online. As most of you may know, Cyrodiil is the central province of Tamriel and in ESO this will provide the backdrop for the “Alliance vs. […]

Happy Holidays from Tamriel Foundry

Happy Holidays from Tamriel Foundry
Greetings Elder Scrolls Online fans. 2013 has been a remarkable year for Tamriel Foundry and the community which has gathered here. We have seen our site surpass 14,000 members and our forums booming with conversation from excited  fans. We’ve had  heated discussions, […]

What ESO Must Do to Succeed

What ESO Must Do to Succeed
Recently, the folks over at Elder Scrolls Off the Record wrote an excellent pair of articles describing their take on the fundamental challenges and milestones that ESO will need to overcome in order to achieve success with both Elder Scrolls purists and MMO fans. Shank provided his take […]

Staff Reactions – Backgrounds, Hopes, and Plans

Staff Reactions – Backgrounds, Hopes, and Plans
Welcome to the first of what will likely be an occasionally recurring article series on Tamriel Foundry which allows our staff members and moderators to come together and share their thoughts or opinions on various ESO related issues. This first installment is pretty laid-back, instead […]