Bethesda Announce New Mobile RPG Elder Scrolls Blades

Bethesda Announce New Mobile RPG Elder Scrolls Blades

While Elder Scrolls fans anticipated news of Elder Scrolls VI, another game was revealed for the mobile platform. Elder Scrolls Blades sets out to be a free-to-play, RPG that you can play on the go on iOS and Android releasing fall 2018.

Bethesda Announce New Mobile RPG Elder Scrolls Blades

Bethesda Games Studios reveals today that they have a new game coming to iPhone, iPad and Android devices called Elder Scrolls Blades. While the game is set to launch later this year in fall, eager fans can pre-register for a chance to play the game in early access via the Bethesda website.

While the game sets out to be a mobile game, Bethesda boasts that it will have console graphics on iPhone 10 and sport a portrait mode. The portrait mode or “meeting mode” as they put it, let’s you play the game with one hand and doesn’t easily give away the fact you’re playing a game, so you can sneakily play it in meetings.

The mobile RPG will allow you play using not only melee attacks but spells too in single-player campaigns. There is a ton of gear to collect, powerful magic to master and upgradeable skills. The game will have three different modes:

  • Abyss Mode – A rogue-like endless mode that you can push to the limits in a never ending dungeon. Enemies you face become deadlier and deadlier as you proceed onwards.
  • Arena Mode – Step in the arena and face-off against another enemy in one-on-one combat. Attacks are in real-time so you must learn when to defend and when to make your move.
  • Story Mode – Restore and build you town with tools and materials. A town once prosperous, you return to find is in desperate need of rebuilding. Customise your city to your choosing.

What do you think of this announcement for a mobile RPG? Let us know in the comments below. Pre-register is available between June 10th and June 15th for those who want a chance at gaining early access. Elder Scrolls Blades is set to release on iOS and Android in fall 2018.

For more Bethesda news check out Bethesda Confirms Elder Scrolls VI With Teaser TrailerFallout 76 Confirmed Online Multiplayer Survival At E3 2018 and Elder Scrolls Legends Comes To All Platforms With Crossover Progression.


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