01 Aug

ESOTU Patch Notes 2.5.5 – Crafting Summary +

New content coming to ESOTU!The following is a summary of the crafting related changes (plus a few “quality of life changes) included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac.

Summary

  • There are four new Motifs coming to Tamriel: Dark Brotherhood, dro-m’Athra, Minotaur, and Order of the Hour.
  • Added achievements for learning all chapters of the Order of the Hour, Minotaur, and Dark Brotherhood style
  • Added an achievement for learning all chapters of the dro-m’Athra style.
  • Clothier Survey sites of all tiers now include a small number of a new Furrier Trap harvest node.
  • Orc Skill Heavy Armor Expertise: This passive ability has been renamed to “Craftsman.” Also, in addition to the current benefit it now increases your inspiration gains by 10%.
  • The top tier of durable Crafting Writs (Blacksmithing, Woodworking, and Clothier) now require only the top tier of material.
  • Created a new, unique icon for Tempering Alloy. No longer will you mistake it for Citrine, or vice-versa.

OVERVIEW
Welcome to The Elder Scrolls Online v2.5.5 and the Shadows of the Hist DLC Game Pack!

Anyone who owns ESO and has an active ESO Plus membership will also automatically have access to the Shadows of the Hist DLC Game Pack and the ability to freely dye your costumes. In this update, you’ll be able to conquer two all-new 4 player dungeons – the Cradle of Shadows and Ruins of Mazzatun. These dungeons offer new item sets, skins, Monster Masks and achievements!

The base game patch features a number of exciting new features including character re-customization through the new Style Parlor, the town capture system in Cyrodiil, improvements to existing Trials, and more. In addition, we’ve made several adjustments to the racial passives, and also increased the Champion Point cap to 531. You’ll also find we’ve made several fixes and improvements to existing content as well.

Equipment looted while in a Dungeon or Trial group can now be traded to active group members up to two hours after being looted

The Champion Point cap has been raised by a total of 30 points (10 in each red/blue/green constellation) to 531 Champion Points

You will always find a Monster Set shoulder piece in the Undaunted Gold chest, often in the Silver chest, and occasionally in the Bronze chest.

We hope you have fun with our latest update, which is approximately 4.6GB in size.

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29 Apr

ESOTU Poison-Making For The Savvy Assassin

A common expression heard in taverns is “Pick your poison…”. With this guide, a savvy assassin will be able to pick the right poison for the job or to satiate the saltier clients with a need for increased suffering of the victim.

Summary

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This tome reveals the mysteries of alchemy in the context of poison-making.  Here’s a summary of the highlights:

  • Poisons can be made in batches of up to 16
  • When slotted, poisons suppress weapon enchantments.
  • Poisons have a 10 second cooldown
  • The rank or level of the poison determines the duration if there is an overtime effect, otherwise, the effect is increased.
  • Some potions offer benefits to the user in addition to negative effects to the victim.
  • Stun effects have shorter durations. Some poison provide benefits to the user.

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