So I got VERY lucky and was chosen for the fourth round of beta testing over the 7th of Feb until 10th of Feb weekend, to the envy of many people I know. Going in I had a lot of questions, I needed my mind to be changed on this game, I stopped playing MMO’s a long tome ago and wasn’t sold on The Elder Scrolls in the genre, does it feel like an MMO? Like every MMO? Does it actually feel like an Elder Scrolls? Most importantly is it fun and worth $88 Australian and then a further $15 a month to access it? let’s go over all the important information I learnt from 3 days of playing this game.
To me after spending time with this game a decision on purchasing it comes down to one thing, can you pay $15 a month for Skyrim? That may be the question for every pay-to-play MMO, but it feels more important here. Continue reading