The Elder Scrolls® Online : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data

The Elder Scrolls® Online

The Elder Scrolls® Online is a game released on Steam on May 22, 2017. The developer of this game is ZeniMax Online Studios and the publisher is Bethesda Softworks. This article will analyze the number of players, playing time, comments, price and other data of this game on the Steam platform. Tip: The data in the article will be updated regularly. Most of the data we use for The Elder Scrolls® Online comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in The Elder Scrolls® Online yesterday (April 15, 2024) was 25,890, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 29,898. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 49,061, which occurred in April 2020. The number of concurrent players means the number of people playing the same game at the same time. If ranked based on the number of players, The Elder Scrolls® Online is currently ranked #66 on the Steam platform. Statistically, it is a very popular game. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-04-15 25,890
Last 30 days 29,898
All Time Past 49,061

If you want to see the real-time player count of The Elder Scrolls® Online on the Steam platform, you can find it at the top of the game's community homepage.

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Game Time

According to Steamspy, the average game time for The Elder Scrolls® Online is 114.9 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to, the average game time for The Elder Scrolls® Online is 131.1 hours. You can combine these two data sources to determine how long players spend playing games. Game time represents the time a player spends playing the game. Something to consider is that online multiplayer games typically have longer playtime than single-player games. You may spend more or less time playing The Elder Scrolls® Online. Game & Player Time Ranking - Steam Tools

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 114.9 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 131.1 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of The Elder Scrolls® Online mainly come from the following countries: United States (27.4%), Russia (8.5%), China (7.1%), Germany (6.0%), United Kingdom (5.0%), Canada (5.0%), Brazil (4.4%), France (3.0%), Australia (2.4%), Poland (2.3%), Turkey (2.1%), Argentina (1.9%), Ukraine (1.5%), Japan (1.5%), Spain (1.2%), Sweden (1.1%), Czechia (1.0%), Norway (1.0%), Netherlands (0.9%), Finland (0.7%). Due to possible missing data, this data may not list all countries. This is not an exact number, but it can be used as a reference.

Country Proportion of gamers
United States 27.4%
Russia 8.5%
China 7.1%
Germany 6.0%
United Kingdom 5.0%
Canada 5.0%
Brazil 4.4%
France 3.0%
Australia 2.4%
Poland 2.3%
Turkey 2.1%
Argentina 1.9%
Ukraine 1.5%
Japan 1.5%
Spain 1.2%
Sweden 1.1%
Czechia 1.0%
Norway 1.0%
Netherlands 0.9%
Finland 0.7%

User Reviews

The Elder Scrolls® Online currently has a total of 144,540 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 81. If the user rating is greater than 70, we think most people like the game. Among all user reviews, 118,122 reviews are positive and 26,418 reviews are negative. The game currently has a score of 80 on You can judge whether The Elder Scrolls® Online is a good game based on these user reviews.

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 144,540 (A)
Positive Reviews 118,122 (B)
Negative Reviews 26,418
User Ratings 81 (B/A)
Metacritic score 80

Price Comparison

According to Steam's regional pricing, The Elder Scrolls® Online may be priced differently in different countries. This game is not a free game. We will collect price data for this game in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and Turkey. Due to missing data, the table below may not list all countries mentioned above. Judging from the data, The Elder Scrolls® Online currently has the lowest price in Turkey, which is 44% cheaper than the highest price. The current data update time is April 15, 2024.

Country Price USD
United States $4.99 $4.99
United Kingdom £3.99 $5.04
Germany 4,99€ $5.39
France 4,99€ $5.39
Italy 4,99€ $5.39
Brazil R$ 15,37 $3.07
Turkey $2.99 USD $2.99
Argentina $2.99 USD $2.99
Mexico Mex$ 89.75 $5.42

Number of game owners

According to, the number of players who own The Elder Scrolls® Online is approximately 7,231,483. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own The Elder Scrolls® Online is somewhere between 5,000,000 and 10,000,000. You can combine data from these two sources to determine the total number of players for the game. It should be noted that this data is not an accurate value and may be significantly different from the real data. The game's developer or publisher may disclose The Elder Scrolls® Online's real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
The Elder Scrolls® Online 7,231,483 (Gamalytic)
The Elder Scrolls® Online 5,000,000 - 10,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded The Elder Scrolls® Online directly on the Steam platform is approximately 5,177,192. The game's total revenue is approximately $51,993,800 (USD). For premium games, this data includes base game sales. For free-to-play games, this data takes into account all revenue sources. Tip: The sales volume and revenue of this game are calculated based on data simulation, which may be different from the actual data.

Data type Data Details
Copies Sold 5,177,192
Total Revenue 51,993,800

Number of followers

The Elder Scrolls® Online has 461,610 followers on the Steam platform. Usually the more followers a game has, the more popular it is. There is a certain degree of correlation between the number of followers of a game and the number of players of the game.

Game name Number of followers
The Elder Scrolls® Online 461,610


The appid of The Elder Scrolls® Online is 306130. The appid is a unique ID assigned to each game by the Steam platform. You can splice the appid into the URL, which can help you easily find the game on Steam. Example:

Game name APPID
The Elder Scrolls® Online 306130

Supported languages

The Elder Scrolls® Online supports 6 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: English*, French*, German*, Russian, Spanish - Spain, Simplified Chinese
*languages with full audio support

Language Availability
Spanish - Spain
Simplified Chinese

System Requirements

According to Steam data, The Elder Scrolls® Online supports systems including Windows, Mac. This means you cannot play the game on Linux.

System Availability

Windows Minimum:

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS *: Windows 7 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel® Core i3 540 or AMD A6-3620 or higher
  • Memory: 3 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Direct X 11.0 compliant video card with 1GB RAM (NVidia GeForce 460 or AMD Radeon 6850)
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 95 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX compatible sound card

Mac Minimum:

  • OS: Mac® High Sierra v 10.13
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo processor
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon Pro 560 graphics (4GB of VRAM)
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 95 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: OpenGL: 4.1