The Curious Turtle – How much damage should Siege do?

‘The Curious Turtle’ is a new bi-weekly column I’m starting where I discuss anything ‘Elder Scrolls Online’! My aim is to do at least two articles a month. ‘Can’t these bloody milk drinkers handle a bit of extra siege damage? It’s called PURGE! Put it on your bar for god’s sake!’ It was certainly an interesting week in Cyrodiil after Wrathstone launched. The Devs managed to bug out siege so that not only were Siege Shields useless but Siege was basically doing the equivalent of Oblivion Damage (unavoidable damage). I mean it really wasn’t that bad initially when I was surfing with pugs healing them. We’d get hit with …

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Guild Trader UI Revamp Overview and Guide

One of the major quality of life improvements coming in Update 21 (25th Feb) is a completely revamped Guild Trader UI. Here are the key features of the new Guild Trader UI. A Search Function that prompts as you type Saves Recent Searches Categories and Subcategories Search Refining Parameters Result Sorting Here’s a screen grab of the new UI from the PTS. Search Function You can either search the entire store by selecting ‘All Items’ or you can select a Category and/or Subcategory then search. When you type in the Item Name (Search) field, prompts will come up that you …

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Frostvault Chasm House Preview

Here is my preview of the Frostvault Chasm Home possibly being released with the Wrathstone DLC. Basics Location – Eastmarch Style – Dwarven House Type – Classic Home Furnishing Style – Dwarven and Nord Cost – Unfurnished: Unknown Furnished: Unknown Loadscreen and Description This side entrance to Frostvault leads down to a deep and spacious side grotto that was cut off from the main caverns long ago, though power still flows into it through conduits form the central source. Careful, these platforms have no handrails! Maps Location in Eastmarch House Map Screenshots Entrance Chasm Platform Chamber Furnished

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Elinhir Private Arena House Preview and Guide

Here is my preview of the Elinhir Private Arena Home possibly being released with the Wrathstone DLC. Basics Location – Craglorn Style – Imperial Second Era House Type – Notable Home Furnishing Style – Imperial and Breton Cost – Unfurnished: Unknown Furnished: Unknown Loadscreen and Description Pit Fighting promoter Crottus “Thumbs-Down” Lycus built this private arena atop the haunted ruins of Molavar because the land was cheap, and what could go wrong? He vanished mysteriously some time ago, and his unique Arena Home is back on the market. Maps Location in Craglorn House Map Features The home is the first of its kind in …

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Racial Passive Changes Coming in Update 21

The Racial Passive Changes have finally been posted on the forums! Here they are for you to peruse. See the official forum post for full developer commentary. When the changes go live, they’ll be refunding all points spent on racial passives so players will have to reallocate their points. They will also be giving players three free race change per account. UPDATED with changes from 4.3.2 PTS Patch Notes! The Champion System has also been updated in the 4.3.2 PTS Patch. Updated the calculation with your Maximum Health, Magicka, and Stamina interacting with modifiers to better reflect the 20% increase …

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