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The Elder Scrolls Online Is Free To Play Until Next Week (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

The Elder Scrolls Online just kicked off a free play event on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, with steep discounts on its base game and Elsweyr.


If you're stuck at home with not much to do and looking for an online game to get into, we've got some good news for you: Bethesda's The Elder Scrolls Online is offering free access to its base game on PS4, Xbox One, and PC in April. Starting today and until April 13, you can play The Elder Scrolls Online for free on PS4 and Xbox One. Steam's free play event runs only until April 6.

The Elder Scrolls Online's free play event includes the game's Greymoor Prologue, which is a preview of the game's Greymoor Chapter. The upcoming DLC releases May 18 for PC and Mac and June 2 for Xbox One and PS4.

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This free play period also coincides with the game's Anniversary Jubilee event, which offers opportunities for double XP, exclusive rewards, and delicious cake to celebrate the game's sixth birthday. If you've played The Elder Scrolls Online in any previous free events, you'll be able to continue your progression as normal. Additionally, new ESO accounts will receive 500 crowns to spend in the game's premium currency shop.

The Elder Scrolls Online sale

In addition to the free play event, both the standard edition and Elsweyr Chapter for The Elder Scrolls Online are getting steep discounts in case you want to keep playing. Crowns Packs are also on sale, but you better act quickly if you want to save--that premium currency promotion ends April 6 on Xbox One and PC. It lasts until April 15 on PS4.

Deals on The Elder Scrolls Online will begin at different times depending on your platform. You can check dates and where to buy below.

Xbox One

On Xbox One, the standard edition is already on sale for $8 (was $20) until April 15. The Elsweyr Chapter will be discounted from April 3 until April 15.


On PS4, both the standard edition ($8) and Elsweyr Chapter ($16.49) will be on sale from April 1 until April 15.


PC players can take advantage of discounts on both the standard edition ($8) and Elsweyr Chapter ($15) from March 31 until April 15.

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