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Average Player Score Based on 473 ratings
6.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 473 ratings
  1. 10 (100)
  2. 9 (74)
  3. 8 (81)
  4. 7 (45)
  5. 6 (37)
  6. 5 (43)
  7. 4 (29)
  8. 3 (18)
  9. 2 (5)
  10. 1 (41)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:7

    Sorry, Tamriel, Maybe Later

    I spent about 20 hours in the Elder Scrolls Online Beta and these are my impressions. On one weekend I played as a Breton and got through the starting area and a little bit of the next area. The next weekend I played as ... Read Full Review

    9 of 11 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about The Elder Scrolls Online

  • Rating:6

    A world of castles forged of sand and fog.

    Bethesda’s flagship series, The Elder Scrolls kicked off in 1994 with Arena, one of the largest games of its time. It was hardly Bethesda’s first attempt however, having created 11 other games before this en... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:1

    Worst Elder Scrolls Ever

    This game was the one I was looking forward to and I finally go to play and was disapointed by the cartoony graphics, short npc conversations, and worst of all the online is not really online per say the ability to real... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:1

    Please don't call this an Elder Scrolls game

    I pre-ordered this game back in 2013 when it was originally supposed to come out, and was super hyped because I had just finished Skyrim, so of course I was excited that there was a new elder scrolls coming out. The ser... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    The Elder Scrolls Online PS4 Review

    It has finally come; The Elder scrolls Online has been out a couple of days now on the PS4 and I have come to a conclusion about my feelings for the game. For starters let's discuss the Quests and Questing in the game. T... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    It's TES VI in a mmo jacket.

    Yes , indeed after all the hate, complaints and criticism I can tell you that this game feels a lot more like an elder scrolls game than critics are saying. However, a lot of things don't feel like an elder scrolls game ... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Steller first experience, but issues prevent prolonged exposure.

    The good;The combat is fantastic. Fifty+ abilities, but you can only chose 5 and an ultimate. So the customization options are incredible. Plus the way it works, you have traditional elder scrolls light and heavy attacks... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Your ESO.teric experience starts here !

    The most epic RPG !https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WN_Wq946BCkjust watct the Video if u dont want to read all the text ...yes, its the coolest heavy armor caracter in the entire game ^^Gamemechanics:the game features 4 c... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    A must for diehard Elder Scrolls fans and much more worthy after F2P for everyone else

    No matter how you look at it I think, Elder Scrolls Online sits in an awkward spot. Many if not most people love Elder Scrolls for its immersive single player experience and freedom of exploration. A typical MMORPG is qu... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Where they went right.

    Compared to other MMORPGs, Elder Scrolls Online did a few things right. However due to the community wanting to nitpick at each individual bug these bugs get more then their necessary attention. This isn't to say that bu... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:1

    Take everything you've liked about Elder Scrolls over the years ... and chuck it.

    We your favorite parts of Morrowwind & Oblivion foraging for bits of leather and plants? Then this game is for you. Endless foraging for everyone. I made it 3 days into playing this massive mistake and hoping it got... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful