ESO PTS Patch Notes v1.6

Patch notesOVERVIEW

Welcome to The Elder Scrolls Online v1.6, our sixth and largest major content update thus far! We have many significant new features in store for you.

In this update, we’ve added the first phase of the Justice System. This will allow you to commit criminal actions throughout Tamriel such as theft, burglary, pickpocketing and murdering NPCs. We’ve also implemented the third phase of the Champion System, which introduces Champion Points and an entirely new UI where you can use these points to unlock passive abilities. We encourage you to check out the details below to learn how both these systems will work.

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ESO Drops Subscriptions & Goes Buy to Play


Zenimax did a couple of huge announcements today.

Starting on March 17 2015, Elder Scrolls Online will be free to play for previous subscribers and buy to play for new players. None of the previous game content will be locked behind subscriptions after Tamriel Unlimited goes live – players can experience every story, class, faction and content update up to at least game update 1.6 (Justice & Champion Systems) without subscribing.

The other major announcement Zenimax did was the release date of ESO for PlayStation 4 and XBOX One: ESO will be available for PS4 and XBone players on 9th June, which is a year later than was originally planned.

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ESO Patch Notes v1.5.8

Patch notesOVERVIEW

The Elder Scrolls Online v1.5.8 is an incremental patch that addresses a variety of outstanding issues surrounding gameplay, dungeons, and quests. In an effort to improve performance in Cyrodiil, we have also escorted all deer and torchbugs to greener pastures. Please note the version number on the client will still say 1.5.7 after maintenance; this is a known issue, and will be fixed with our next maintenance. This patch will be approximately 200MB.

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ESO Patch Notes v1.5.7

ESO patch notesOVERVIEW

The Elder Scrolls Online v1.5.7 is an incremental patch that addresses issues with Trials leaderboards, the Grouping Tools performance, the ability Lethal Arrow stacking with itself, and more. This patch will be approximately 90MB.

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ESO Patch Notes v1.5.6

Patch notesOVERVIEW

The Elder Scrolls Online v1.5.6 is an incremental patch that has addressed issues in Cyrodiil and a number of quests. We have also adjusted the health and power of monsters in dungeons scaled to at least Veteran Rank 1, and have made many audio fixes and improvements that we’d love to get your feedback on.

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ESO Patch Notes v1.5.5

Patch notes
OVERVIEW

The Elder Scrolls Online v1.5.5 is an incremental patch that addresses some game crashes that occur in Cyrodiil, plus some adjustments in Craglorn. We have also adjusted the amount of XP you will receive when you complete Veteran Rank content, and fixed your progress bar so it no longer appears as though you need 4,000,000XP to gain a Veteran Rank.

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ESO Mythos in Review: The Mages Guild

Mages Guild ESOIn this guest article Gedalya from Tamriel.org will be discussing the Mages Guild.

He will do so both through an examination of Elder Scrolls (ES) games prior to the Elder Scrolls Online (ESO), as well as ESO itself. Pre-ESO games and accompanying in-game literature we will call lore; we will also refer to in-game literature in ESO as lore.The goal is to provide a breadth first review of the Mages Guild and it’s members with a juxtaposition of the Guild’s representation in ESO and in lore.

The Mages Guild has featured since the first Elder Scrolls video game; The Elder Scrolls: Arena. The Guild is reprsented throughout Tamriel, with guild halls well represented in Major cities of the Empire. Headquartered in the Imperial City is the heart of the Guild, the Arcane University. The guild is lead by an Arch-Mage and a Council of Mages. Other comparable institutions include the College of Winterhold in Skyrim, which predates the Guild.

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ESO Patch Notes v1.5.3

ESO patch notesOVERVIEW

The Elder Scrolls Online v1.5.3 fixes a number of issues that appeared after Update 5 was published. This includes issues within combat, crafting writs, dungeons, UI, and more. We have also increased the amount of XP you receive from lower-level monsters, which should alleviate the feeling of slow leveling within Veteran Ranks. We are aware that there are still issues surrounding the LFG tool, and are still working on a fix for this.

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ESO Patch Notes v1.5.2

ESO patch notes
So… v1.5 is finally here and the patch notes are massive.

OVERVIEW

Welcome to The Elder Scrolls Online v1.5.2, our fifth major content update! We have many new features in store for you.

In this update, we’ve added Veteran City of Ash, the continuation of the dungeon City of Ash, and implemented our improved facial animations so NPCs will look more realistic when you speak to them. We’ve also implemented the next phase of the Veteran Rank improvements, which you can read more about below.

We’re introducing both dungeon scaling and solo-instance scaling in this update so you can go back and revisit some of your favorite dungeons, and have also implemented new Undaunted Enclaves and Pledges that you can perform every 20 hours.

Crafters have a lot to look forward to as well! You’ll be able to undertake certification, as well as crafting writs and survey reports once you’re certified. You’ll want to read more about this further down. In addition, we’ve added the Dwemer crafting style, and Twice-Born Star item set.

Last but certainly not least, you can check out our new chat bubbles, still in Beta form, but you’ll have to enable them first in the Settings menu.

In addition to all the new features, we’ve gone through and polished the game to address many issues with regards to combat, gameplay, dungeons, quests, and more.

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