ESO New Life Festival (2020-21)

During this time we bring forth dark tales and unsettling songs. The Unknown Passenger tells of a cloaked figure on a ship who none of the other travelers recall boarding. The Lost Fawn that takes refuge in the den of the wolf that killed its mother. The Midnight Lodger rents a room in the dead of night but vanishes before morning — along with the innkeeper’s child…

A Tale of Two Festivals, Botjolf Meadwarmer.


  • Thursday, December 17 at 10AM EST, and runs until Tuesday, January 5 at 10AM EST


  • Double Experience
    • Complete the starter quest and obtain Breda’s Double Experience Mug.
  • New Life Festival Gift Box
    • Skinchanger Motif chapters
    • New Life recipes
    • New Life collectibles (packaged in Runeboxes and tradeable):
      • Sword-Swallower’s Blade memento
      • Juggler’s Knives memento
      • Fire-Breather’s Torches memento
      • Mud Ball Pouch memento
      • Nordic Bather’s Towel costume
      • Colovian Filigreed Hood hat
      • Colovian Fur Hood hat
      • NEW Snowball Buddy pet
    • A selection of lights, lamps, and lanterns for your home to celebrate the Signal Fire Sprint
    • Draughts of Stealth and Escape to celebrate the Trial of Five-Clawed Guile
    • Charity Writs
      • Deep Winter Charity Writs—
        • Complete to unlock pages from the Skaal Explorer outfit style.
      • NEW Imperial Charity Writs—Complete to unlock pages from the Rkindaleft Dwarven Weapon Style.
Check out Tianlein’s YouTube video


To take part in this cross-cultural celebration, pick up the New Life Festival quest from the in-game Crown Store and use it to locate the New Life Herald Breda, found south of the city of Windhelm, Eastmarch.

You can teleport directly to the New Life festival tent via the portal found at Impresario locations. NEW

To earn 3 Event Tickets per day during the New Life Festival, complete a New Life Festival quest each day.

You can acquire 57 Event Tickets during this event.

Impresario Offerings

  • All four Nascent Indrik Feathers
  • ALL 2020 Indrik Berries for the Spectral, Icebreath, Mossheart, and Crimson Indriks
  • Allowing you to complete any evolutions you might have missed this year!
  • The Rosethorn Indrik pet
  • The Snowball Buddy pet
  • Pages for the new Rkindaleft Dwarven Weapon Style
    • These are bound to your account
  • Group Repair Kits

The New Life Gift boxes give players 4 items from 8 broad categories:
Crafting Mats (100%),
Skinchanger Style Item (100%),
Disposable Items (100%),
Recipes (Rare), Writs (Rare) , Skinchanger Motif Chapters (Rare), Runeboxes (Rare)

More information on drop rates (2019-2020 data)

Who is the Impresario?

Note: This will be the last opportunity to obtain Indrik berries.


EN (NA):
EN (UK):