Sick and bored with ready for The Elder Scrolls VI to come back alongside? You can all the time take its mammoth MMO brethren for a spin, which has simply introduced yet one more gargantuan growth for PlayStation gamers to sit up for later this yr. The Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood arrives on eighth June 2021, representing a key second within the Gates of Oblivion story that Bethesda plans to inform all through the whole thing of this coming yr. Get a load of the announcement trailer above for some extra context and even to only admire the motion.
Set 800 years earlier than the occasions of The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, the town of Leyawiin would be the DLC’s primary hub space — encompassing a brand new Companions system too. You’ll recruit a singular NPC and provides them their very own weapons and backstory, basically creating your individual character to battle alongside. Over on the PlayStation Blog, artistic director Wealthy Lambert expands on what to anticipate from Blackwood story-wise. “This yr, the story we’re telling is actually a few take care of the satan. Way back, the Longhouse Emperors made a pact with Mehrunes Dagon, and it’s as much as the gamers to determine what’s going on and methods to cease their schemes from reaching completion.”
The Blackwood growth will be pre-ordered on the PlayStation Retailer proper now, providing new gamers a bundle to leap in with in addition to seasoned veterans direct entry to the DLC itself. The previous will set you again £49.99/$59.99 and consists of the bottom model of Blackwood alongside the bottom sport and each growth that has come earlier than it. For individuals who already personal all of that content material, they will go for the standalone £32.99/$39.99 model of Blackwood. A dearer digital Collector’s Version consists of varied mounts, pets, outfits, and emotes.
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