Dark or Light

Elder Scrolls Online Shares Updated Performance Improvement Plan

Poorna Shankar Posted:
News 0

The Elder Scrolls Online team has shared a progress report of their ongoing performance improvements.

Q1 2020, which is Update 25, is set to include:

  • A patching overhaul
  • Faster loading art fixtures and characters
  • Combat ability improvements (phase 2) which will be behind the scenes
  • Framerate improvements including work on the effects manager and multi-threading

Q2 2020 will see Update 26 which is in development. Features include:

  • Server optimization and stability while focusing on pets and player-character loading
  • Phase 2 of framerate improvements including fixture creation, character update, and an FX update
  • Combat ability improvements phase 3

You can learn more here.


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.