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The Elder Scrolls: Legends

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Rating Summary

Based on 19 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

80

Top Critic Average

72%

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Based on 19 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PCMar 7, 2017

Publisher: Bethesda Softworks

Genre: Turn-Based Strategy

The Elder Scrolls: Legends is a strategy card game that explores the series’ characters, creatures, deities, and lore. Whether you have 10 minutes or ten hours, Legends provides a variety of gameplay modes and challenges that are easy-to-learn but difficult to master. Built with all levels of players in mind, Legends offers accessible gameplay for beginners who want to jump in and get started quickly, and the game’s depth keeps expert players engaged. With a wide variety of deck types and strategies, no two games are ever the same.
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IGN

8.3 / 10.0
IGN

The Elder Scrolls: Legends may not be the most visually appealing CCG, but what it lacks in looks it makes up for in modes, mechanics and card design. This is well worth checking out for fans of The Elder Scrolls or digital card games in general. And like all great CCGs, the more you put into it, the more you’ll get out of it.

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A deep, and potentially rewarding alternative to Hearthstone that suffers from underwhelming art design and desperately needs an injection of players to grow the scene.

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A nice addition to the current crop of digital card games and absolutely worth a try if you’re fan of the genre

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Heroes of Skyrim is an amazing expansion that shows the true potential of Bethesda's world. Quality guaranteed for the fans of the strategy genre that wanted more of this game.

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Recent News

The Elder Scrolls: Legends - Alliance War exclusive card reveal

The Elder Scrolls: Legends - Alliance War exclusive card reveal

The new 'Expertise' mechanic makes the Fighters Guild Elite card a real threat.

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Lack of PlayStation Cross-Play Frustrates Bethesda

Lack of PlayStation Cross-Play Frustrates Bethesda

Bethesda executive Pete Hines has joined the many developers voicing frustration with Sony for not allowing cross-platform play with other consoles.

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Bethesda: 'It's Absolutely Critical' Sony Allows Cross-Play for The Elder Scrolls: Legends

Bethesda: 'It's Absolutely Critical' Sony Allows Cross-Play for The Elder Scrolls: Legends

Bethesda is assuming all Legends platforms will have cross-play and cross-progression.

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The Elder Scrolls: Legends will only launch on consoles that support PC crossplay, Bethesda says | PC Gamer

The Elder Scrolls: Legends will only launch on consoles that support PC crossplay, Bethesda says | PC Gamer

It's 'essentially non-negotiable'.

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Bethesda spokesman ramps up pressure on PS4 for cross-console play

Bethesda spokesman ramps up pressure on PS4 for cross-console play

Publisher is insisting Elder Scrolls: Legends progress will carry over, regardless of platform

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The Elder Scrolls: Legends' next expansion will feature the Daedric Prince of Madness | PC Gamer

The Elder Scrolls: Legends' next expansion will feature the Daedric Prince of Madness | PC Gamer

The Isle of Madness will take players to the strange, shivering home of Sheogorath.

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E3 2018: Elder Scrolls Legends Relaunching, Coming to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4

E3 2018: Elder Scrolls Legends Relaunching, Coming to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4

The Elder Scrolls card game is coming to consoles later this year.

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Elder Scrolls Legends trailer shows off the game's forthcoming revamp | PC Gamer

Elder Scrolls Legends trailer shows off the game's forthcoming revamp | PC Gamer

It's gonna look a whole lot prettier, soon.

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E3 2018: The Elder Scrolls: Legends Coming to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and More

E3 2018: The Elder Scrolls: Legends Coming to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and More

Bethesda CCG coming to Switch and other platforms.

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Bethesda switches developers for The Elder Scrolls: Legends

Bethesda switches developers for The Elder Scrolls: Legends

‘Untapped potential’ needs a new studio, spokesman says

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