The Elder Scrolls Online will combine the series’ already massive exploration dynamic with the social angle of an MMO. The game will take place a millennium prior to events in Skyrim and strike an apocalyptic Oblivion-esque note, as the daedric prince Molag Bal attempts to suck all of Tamriel — the continent on which the series takes place — into his demonic realm.
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