Bethesda have delivered the official announcement for The Elder Scrolls Online: Gates of Oblivion, and boy did they deliver it in style, with a cinematic you don't want to miss.
Whether you're a fan or not, there's no Bethesda really did a great job on the animation, and it's not a bad deal to remind players they've still got the chops.
"Fire and ambition come to Tamriel with The Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood, part of the Gates of Oblivion year-long adventure. Explore the diverse region of Blackwood, gain powerful allies with the new Companions system, and uncover the terrible schemes of Mehrunes Dagon, Daedric Prince of Destruction, 800 years before the events of The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion", the studio wrote.
As you can see, The Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood is but a part of Gates of Oblivion, and the release timeline is as follows:
- Flames of Ambition (March 8 for PC/Mac and Stadia and March 16 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4)
- Blackwood (June 1 for PC/Mac and Stadia and June 8 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4)
- Unannounced Q3 DLC dungeon pack (date TBD)
- Unannounced Q4 DLC story zone (date TBD)
The game's major update for 2021, The Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood, comes with 30 hours of story content. It includes a new zone, Blackwood, storyline, new Companions system, fresh 12-player Trial: Rockgrove, Oblivion Portals as new world events, new delves, public dungeons, world bosses and stand-alone quests.
You can learn more on The Elder Scrolls Online website .