Author: Aunt Sotha

The Elder Scrolls: Legends
Aunt Sotha

TESLore: Sparkypants tease necromancy

Hello, I’m back. Yes, I admit I have been terrible at keeping these posts regular and I’m very sorry, but this time I will really try. So, let’s get to the topic. This one is quite interesting and fresh. Sparkypants Studios have been teasing various things recently by posting obscure texts and pictures on Twitter. They are most possibly referring either to the upcoming The Elder Scrolls Online expansion, Elsweyr, or to a necromantic expansion in general. Why and how?

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Lore
Aunt Sotha

TESLore: Atronachs

Atronachs are a quite common sight in The Elder Scrolls universe. Conjurers love to summon them as fighters or defenders, just like they summon other types of Daedra. You surely saw them as multiple The Elder Scrolls: Legends cards – there are even decks based on Atronachs! You may have encountered them in other games of the series as well. What are they? Atronachs are similar to golems or elementals from other universes. They are not creatures made by mother

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Lore
Aunt Sotha

TESLore: Hircine’s Hunt

Today I looked closely at the new game board in The Elder Scrolls: Legends. I clicked around and noticed the Daedric script on the wolf’s skull. After deciphering it (actually some talented people at reddit did it at the same time, as well as translating the runes from main menu), I got this: (from top to bottom, from left to right, the last word is not fully visible) EVER DOWE RESPECTTHE LAW OF FAIRHUNT NEVER TAKINGA QUARRY THATHAD NO CHANCEOF

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Lore
Aunt Sotha

TESLore: Cheese for everyone!

The Isles, the Isles. A wonderful place! Except when it’s horrible. Then it’s horribly wonderful. Good for a visit. Or for an eternity. ―Sheogorath, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion This time, I’m going to tell you a story about someone you have already seen in your favourite card game, a story about his deeds and appearances in previous games. Behold Sheogorath, the Daedric Prince of Madness. Sometimes, he will grant you wonderful boons. Or, if he’s feeling like it, he

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The Elder Scrolls: Legends
Aunt Sotha

TESLore: the Tribunal and the Houses

If you are a The Elder Scrolls: Legends player, you may know the Houses of Morrowind expansion. You may also be surprised when you find out how much lore is out there about these things! I am an Assistant Librarian at The Imperial Library and I spend my time helping to maintain and enrich the collection of texts it has. I have described the events and facts here in a version that is nice for everyone to read, but there

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