Play The Elder Scrolls online for free for a limited time and watch Tamriel’s next big adventure

You can start your journey in the ever expanding world of The Elder Scrolls Online today during the April Free Play event, now live for all Xbox players from April 14 to 26. During the Free Play event, you can use the TESO free base game – allowing you to experience almost everything Tamriel has to offer. Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can also join The Elder Scrolls Online as part of Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days.

In addition to the Free Play event, ESO will also be on sale during this period, with big savings on both The Elder Scrolls Online Standard Edition and The Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood (last year’s big Chapter release) until April 21. Perfect if you want to continue your adventures after the Free Play event! Even better, in addition to saving on the game itself, Crown Packs are also available at a discount until April 20.

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Can’t wait for your next big adventure to start? The High Isle Prologue is now also live for all base game players (including those playing through the Free Play Event) and introduces two new missions that prepare the story for the upcoming High Isle Chapter. There’s no better way to continue (or start) your year-long Legacy of the Breton adventure.

If you want to know more about the upcoming The Elder Scrolls Online: High IsleCheck out the recent gameplay trailer below that reveals more about the never-before-seen locations for you to explore.

This was all part of the recent High Isle Chapter Preview Event, so if you’d like to learn more about the upcoming Chapter, Free Play Event, Sale or High Isle Prologue, head over to for all the latest information. The Elder Scrolls Online: High Isle launches on Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One on June 21Buy today to gain instant access to an in-game mount, plus bonus content at launch. Grab the collection to play the base game and all previous chapters today!

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The Elder Scrolls Online Collection: High Isle

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The Elder Scrolls Online Collection: High Isle is the ultimate Elder Scrolls experience and includes the base game and all chapters: • High Isle (new in 2022) • Blackwood • Greymoor • Elsweyr • Summerset • Morrowind Pre-purchase now to start your adventure right away in the base game or previous chapters and get instant access to the Palefrost Elk Mount plus bonus content at launch: • Abecean Privateer’s Apparel • Knights of the Flame Pup • 1× Dark Chivalry Crate • 3× High Isle Treasure Maps • 2× Experience Scrolls , granting double XP ULTIMATE FREEDOM: Create your ultimate RPG character, play solo or adventure with friends and decide your destiny in an ever-expanding world. Go anywhere, anytime in a truly open world with no level restrictions. In The Elder Scrolls Online, the choice is yours. CHOOSE YOUR ADVENTURE – A new tutorial lets you start your adventure wherever you want: emerge from Coldharbour in the base game, fight dragons in the Elsweyr chapter, or take on the Prince of Destruction, Mehrunes Dagon, in Blackwood. All content is accessible to new players and you can switch adventures whenever you want. INCLUDES THE LATEST CHAPTER: HIGH ISLE – Embark on ESO’s year-long adventure, the Legacy of the Bretons, and discover an epic storytelling experience told across three DLCs and the High Isle Chapter. A tale of chivalric honor and political turmoil in the beautiful Systres archipelago awaits you.

The Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood Upgrade (Add-on)

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A deal made with the Prince of Destruction comes in The Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood, part of the Gates of Oblivion adventure. YEAR-LONG ADVENTURE – Blackwood is part of the Gates of Oblivion, a saga of deception and revelation that leads you into the nightmare realm of the Deadlands. DISCOVER NEW LANDS – Travel through Blackwood from the Argonian swamps of Shadowfen to the Imperial city of Leyawiin, first seen in The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. PRINCE OF DESTRUCTION – Witness the wrath of Mehrunes Dagon, a god of destruction, change, revolution, energy and ambition. Discover his diabolical plans involving the Longhouse Emperors and prevent Tamriel from falling into the clutches of a Daedric Prince. NEW COMPANIONS SYSTEM – Never go on an adventure alone again. Pick a companion and forge a deeper bond as you explore and fight Tamriel. Requires The Elder Scrolls Online, sold separately.

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Includes The Elder Scrolls Online base game and the Morrowind Chapter. Join over 18 million players in the award-winning online multiplayer RPG and experience an ever-expanding story set in a tenacious Elder Scrolls world. • ESO COMES TO Xbox Series X|S – Experience the award-winning RPG like never before with groundbreaking features/enhancements such as 60fps performance mode, advanced lighting and shadows, improved reflections, faster loading times and more! • START YOUR ADVENTURE – Discover Tamriel’s Second Era and enjoy all the epic missions, memorable characters and dangerous enemies you expect in an Elder Scrolls game. • PLAY YOUR WAY – Fight, craft, steal, siege or explore. Combine different types of weapons, armor and skills to create your own style of play. • TELL YOUR OWN STORY – Experience every story in any part of the world, in whatever order you choose – alone or with friends. • INCLUDES THE MORROWIND CHAPTER – Travel to the iconic island of Vvardenfell and prevent a meteor from crashing into Vivec City