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The Elder Scrolls Online: Gold Road

TESO: Gold Road

Gold Road is the eight chapter, that is, major expansion to the MMORPG The Elder Scrolls Online, set in Cyrodiil. It introduces Scribing, a new mechanic letting us acquire and customize special abilities.

This is The Elder Scrolls Online expansion pack.

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The Elder Scrolls Online: Gold Road Release Date



18Jun2024in 4days


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Gold Road is the sixth major DLC (chapter) for the MMORPG The Elder Scrolls Online by ZeniMax Online. It's set in the western part of Cyrodill, known from 2006's The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion.


Chaos reigns in the West Weald, a province led by Count Colonius, a Colovian allied with the Imperial forces occupying Cyrodiil. Recent events have changed the landscape, revealing approaching danger. A tropical jungle, the Dawnwood, is spreading across the land, taking the Count's territory. Even then, that's not the greatest problem Tamriel's facing. Hermaeus Mora's secret first discovered in Necrom - Ithelia, a forgotten daedric deity - has returned and may soon regain her full power.


The expansion introduces a new area, the West Weald, and its capital of Skingrad. We'll find well-preserved Colovian and Ayelid (elven) ruins, as well as the Dawnwood jungle and the Wood Elf settlement - Vashabar.

Gold Road introduces a new gameplay mechanic letting us customize our playstyle - Scribing. After unlocking this system, we can start collecting Grimoires, widely customizable new abilities. Each Grimoire has three Scripts to choose from which change how it works; they can also be upgraded using soul gems.

The expansion also adds a new 12-player raid - the Lucent Citadel, new quests, bosses, dungeons, antiques, sets and collectible items. There's a new kind of customization available, Skill Styling, which lets players change the colors of their spells.

Technical aspects

The expansion is not standalone and requires the base game. Though its plot continues that of Necrom, you don't need to complete it or even own it to play this one.

Last updated on 02 February 2024

Game mode: massive online multiplayer   Multiplayer mode: Internet  

PEGI rating The Elder Scrolls Online: Gold Road

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty. Game contains depictions of violence.

The Elder Scrolls Online: Gold Road System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Minimum:
  • Intel Core i5-2300 2.8 GHz / AMD FX-4350
  • 4 GB RAM
  • graphic card 1 GB GeForce GTX 560 / Radeon HD 6870 or better
  • 105 GB HDD
  • Windows 10 64-bit
  • Recommended:
  • Intel Core i5-2300 2.8 GHz / AMD FX-4350
  • 8 GB RAM
  • graphic card 4 GB GeForce GTX 970 / Radeon RX 570 or better
  • 105 GB HDD
  • Windows 10 64-bit
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