Murkmire House Preview – Lakemire Xanmeer Manor

Here is my preview of the new Lakemire Xanmeer Manor coming soon to Elder Scrolls Online. It can currently be viewed and purchased on the Murkmire and Update 20 PTS. Click on any image to enlarge it. Basics Location – Murkmire Style – Ancient Argonian House Type – Notable Home Cost – Unfurnished: Unknown Furnished: Unknown Loadscreen and Description An unknown Argonian master of water equipped this underwater XanmeerManor with its own submerged picture windows that gaze out into the depths of a lush Murkmire lake. Maps Manor Location in Murkmire  Map Screenshots Entrance Area Exterior View from the top of the Xanmeer Xanmeer Entrances There are three …

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Enchanted Snow Globe Home Preview

Here is my preview of the new ‘Enchanted Snow Globe Home’ coming soon to Elder Scrolls Online. It can currently be viewed and purchased on the Murkmire and Update 20 PTS. Basics Location – Eastmarch Style – Imperial House Type – Classic Home Cost – Unfurnished: Unknown Furnished: Unknown Loadscreen and Description This miniature Snow Globe Home, built with experimental diminution magic borrowed from the Tribunal, is tiny on the outside but expansive on the inside. Its eternally-festive gentle snowfall makes it feel even more magical. Maps Location – New Life Festival Tent – Eastmarch Exterior and Tower Interior – Main Hall Cellar Bedchamber Screenshots Entrance …

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Murkmire and Update 20 PTS Patch Note Highlights

Here are some of the highlights from the Murkmire and Update 20 PTS Patch Notes! You can read the Patch Notes in full here. Murkmire DLC New Zone – Murkmire On the southernmost tip of Tamriel, far beyond the boundaries that separate the known from the uncharted, lies a lush coastal marsh—a region as beautiful as it is bizarre. Only the bravest travellers make the journey to Murkmire, and those that survive are forever changed. The mud-caked streets and alleyways of Lilmoth overflow with fresh-faced adventurers, intent on earning both fame and fortune in Tamriel’s most perilous wilds. Many who …

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ESO’s Bethesda Days Community Livestream – Murkmire & Update 20 Details!

Elder Scroll Online’s Bethesda Days Community Livestream has concluded and boy did we learn a bunch of stuff about the Murkmire DLC and Update 20! Rich Lambert (Creative Director), Mike Finnegan (Dungeon Lead) and Brian Wheeler (PvP Lead Designer), Gina Bruno and Jess Folsom (Community Managers) were in attendance. I live-tweeted the Stream on Twitter! Here is a link to the start of the thread or you can read it all for yourself below. To summarise here’s the main stuff discussed: Murkmire Zone & Story Similar size/scope as Clockwork City. Includes usual zone trappings such as Skyshards, delves etc. Argonian Lore focus. …

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Grand Psijic Villa House Preview

Here is my preview of the Grand Psijic Villa. A new home available October 10th to everyone who owns Summerset and logs into Elder Scrolls Online by October 7th for FREE! This was part of the Summerfall Community Event. Basics Location – Artaeum Style – Old and New Altmer House Type – Notable Home Cost – Unfurnished: FREE! Loadscreen and Description When Artaeum was “removed” from Tamriel, a few neighbouring isles went with it, including the site of the Grand Psijic Villa, a monumental estate with magnificent views of the south coast of the main island. Maps Villa Location on Artaeum Exterior Interior Screenshots …

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Initial Rishi Hideout Feedback and Impressions

I also posted this on the PTS Forums but have added a couple of additional things to this article. If you haven’t already you can review my Rishi Hideout Guide which includes some handy maps! Now that I have some time, I thought I’d offer my perspective of Rishi Hideout as both a PvPer and avid Stronghold decorator (yes, you can like both lol). Overall I have to say I am very impressed with this Stronghold, it far exceeded my expectations. It’s not perfect but it is so much better then what I was expecting. It captures the feel of Rishi …

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Wolfhunter PTS Patch Note Highlights

Patch Notes for the Wolfhunter PTS are now up and the PTS is now live! Here’s a look at what’s up for testing! Dungeons There are two new Dungeons coming in this update Moon Hunter Keep and March of Sacrifices. Both of these Dungeons will be available in the usual Normal and Veterans modes as well as Hard Mode Veteran. Moon Hunter Keep The Moon Hunter Keep was once the Colovian headquarters of the Order of the Silver Dawn, a group of peerless werewolf hunters found in western Tamriel. It was destroyed by the ancient werewolf Vykosa, who then took up …

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Rishi Hideout Stronghold Guide

Star Wars The Old Republic’s latest Stronghold, located on Rishi, is quite a unique Stronghold. Similarly sized to Yavin with 1500 hooks, it also boasts a brand new feature, PvP Areas. These areas are designed for and contain the tools for PvP Combat as well as the usual hooks. Unlock Costs and Features Maps Screenshots PvP Areas 4 v 4 Arena 8 v 8 Arena Scoreboard and Combat Scenarios Bolster Terminal Observation Droid Loadscreen Unlock Costs The Rishi Stronghold is made up of three separate areas with a total of 11 expansions. The Total Cost is 15,620,000 Credits. Initial Purchase …

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New 5.9.2 Stronghold Crafting Schematics

A new tier of stronghold crafting schematics is being introduced in Game Update 5.9.2. The Prefabs crafted are used to purchase new Stronghold Decorations. You can purchase these schematics from crafting trainers. They cost 20,000 Credits each. Fabricator Crystal MK-4 Fabricator Design MK-4 Synthetic Prefab MK-4 Industrial Prefab MK-4 Universal Prefab MK-4 Synthweaving Armormech Biochem Armstech Artifice Cybertech Mats Here are the mats you need to craft the schematics. All of them are Grade 9 and 10 Mats. All Professions Universal Prefab MK-4 Fabricator Crystal MK-4  x1 Fabricator Design MK-4 x1 Synthetic Prefab MK-4 x1 Industrial Prefab MK-4 x1 Synthweaving Fabricator Crystal …

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New 5.9.2 Stronghold Decorations

There is a new Decoration Vendor called the ‘Martial Decoration Droid‘. They sell Decorations for Universal Prefabs and are located on the Imperial and Republic Fleets with all the other Decoration Vendors. They sell a variety of barricades, walls and other similar decorations suitable for the PvP areas in the new Rishi Stronghold. Here is a full table of the decorations and how much they cost: Decoration Name Cost HookType Desert Settlement Wall x1 Universal Prefab MK-4 Centerpiece Dromund Kaas Boulder x1 Universal Prefab MK-1 Floor Medium Fabrication Droid (Martial) x2 Universal Prefab MK-4 Floor Medium, Medium Narrow Fortified Barrier x1 Universal Prefab …

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