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10 New Player Tips for The Elder Scrolls Online

Are you a new Elder Scrolls Online player? Here are 10 helpful tips for new players from the ESO development team.

Getting Started

10 New Player Tips for The Elder Scrolls Online

Are you a new Elder Scrolls Online player? Here are 10 helpful tips for new players from the ESO development team.

New Player Guide: Getting Started Part 1

Welcome to The Elder Scrolls Online, an online RPG set in the the Elder Scrolls universe. Limitless adventure awaits you in Tamriel – and we…

New Player Guide: Getting Started Part 2

Read this short guide for basic information on exploration, leveling, and combat in The Elder Scrolls Online!

New Player Guide: Getting Started Part 3

Check out this guide for basic information on ESO’s story, crafting, PvE activities, and more!

The Basics

Orsinium Guide: The Basics

In the frost-covered peaks of the Wrothgarian Mountains, the mighty Orc leader King Kurog seeks adventurers to aid him in his ambitious effo…

Dungeons Guide: The Basics

The Elder Scrolls Online features a host of dangerous dungeons for you and your comrades to explore. Check out this guide to how dungeons wo…

Homestead: Basics Guide

Homestead, The Elder Scrolls Online's player housing system, allows you to own and personalize homes across Tamriel. In this Basics Guide, y…

New Player Guide: Combat Basics

As you roam Tamriel, you'll be called upon to defend yourself and others from attack. Sometimes, you might even be the aggressor! You can fi…

Character Management

New Player Guide: Skills & Leveling Up

As you gain experience in The Elder Scrolls Online, you'll earn levels and gain additional Attribute and Skill Points. You can find informat…

New Player Guide: Inventory & Items

When exploring Tamriel, it's inevitable that you'll receive items and rewards for your many (brave) deeds. Here you can find information on…

New Player Guide: Chat & Grouping

The Elder Scrolls Online can be enjoyed solo, but it is also filled with your fellow adventurers. You can find information on how to interac…

Update 11 Guide: Costume Dyes

ESO's long-anticipated costume dye system is here! Enjoy the huge amount of variations this new system will bring to your costumes and hats!


New Player Guide: Gathering & Crafting

In The Elder Scrolls Online, you can craft with the following Skill Lines: Clothing, Woodworking, Blacksmithing, Alchemy, Enchanting, and Pr…

New Player Guide: Group PvE Challenges

When travelling in a group in The Elder Scrolls Online, there are countless opportunities for adventure. If you enjoy playing as part of a g…

New Player Guide: Player vs Player Challenges

Ready to take on other players in The Elder Scrolls Online? There are three ways you can enjoy Player vs Player combat in Tamriel: Dueling,…

Update 12 Guide: Return to Craglorn

With Update 12 and One Tamriel, important changes are coming to Craglorn! Many of the quests, dungeons, and overland content in the zone hav…

Advanced Guides

Orsinium Guide: Maelstrom Arena

In our final Orsinium guide, you'll learn all about the solo-challenge called Maelstrom Arena. We'll give you the ins and outs of how to ent…

Introducing Undaunted Pledges

Every dungeon-delver will want to check out this detailed guide to pledges.

Homestead Guide: Master Writs

You're a crafter that's created everything that can be made. What's there to do now beyond making items for your guildmates and friends? Mas…

Homestead Guide: Furnishing Crafting FAQ

If you own a home in Tamriel, you'll need to furnish your newfound space with furniture. One way to get the furniture you so desire is to cr…

Community Guides

ESO Community Guides – November 2017

Secrets of the Clockwork City, an explosive Templar build, leveling tips, and more await in our latest Community Guides article. Read on for…

ESO Community Guides – October 2017

The Clockwork City DLC game pack is live on PC/Mac, and we've got a host of new community-created guides for both new and veteran players to…

ESO Community Guides – September 2017

The ESO community produced a ton of new guides and builds this month, including some preview content for the upcoming Clockwork City DLC gam…

ESO Community Guides – August 2017

Welcome to the ESO Community Guides for the month of August. With the release of the Horns of the Reach DLC game pack, we have a host of new…


New Player Guide: Minimum Spec

You can check The Elder Scrolls Online's system requirements here.

New Player Guide: Getting Help

If you encounter a problem that prevents you from accessing your account or that keeps you from playing the game, we're here to help.

Guide to ESO Plus Membership

Check out this guide for information on all the benefits you can enjoy with ESO Plus membership!