Bethesda government producer Todd Howard says that the studio is aware of precisely the place the following Elder Scrolls recreation will likely be set, however he is not prepared to inform anybody else.
“The very first thing we do is the world so we have recognized for some time the place it is set,” mentioned Howard in an interview with Eurogamer. He went on to say that the area of The Elder Scrolls VI was determined some time in the past. Howard additionally mentioned that it is attainable that followers might inform the place the following Elder Scrolls recreation will likely be set primarily based on the teaser trailer, however that it will not be apparent to most individuals.
“I clearly would say sure,” mentioned Howard with reference as to if followers would be capable of determine the area from the trailer. “however you possibly can’t – it is deliberately… You can rule some issues out. And you possibly can rule some issues in.
Eurogamer tried to ask whether or not or not the sport is ready in Hammerfell – a largely arid area that’s the preferred guess concerning the place the following Elder Scrolls will likely be set – however Howard refused to take the bait.
As for why Bethesda revealed The Elder Scrolls VI up to now forward of its attainable launch date, Howard mentioned that it actually got here all the way down to a want to let followers know that they’re engaged on video games that folks love and to take among the stress off members of the studio.
“We’re going to E3 and exhibiting a brand new Fallout recreation [Fallout 76] which may be very totally different than we normally do, after which we will present you an Elder Scrolls recreation [Blades – the mobile game] that may be very totally different than we might normally do, and if we go away it simply at that, our followers are like, ‘… – Are you continue to going to do the issues I like?” mentioned Howard. “It’s higher to say we’re making it. It makes life slightly bit simpler for us. [If we didn’t say anything] they might be upset and so they’d nonetheless ask ‘What about Starfield?’ and ‘What about THe Elder Scrolls VI?’. But it is also thrilling! We’re excited; we need to share it with everyone.”
Of course, Howard famous that it may be some time earlier than we really get to play The Elder Scrolls VI and even see extra of it. In different phrases, attempt to not stress the group an excessive amount of.