Online:Shadow Over Morrowind
Shadow Over Morrowind is the seventh main story arc of Elder Scrolls Online, following on from the Legacy of the Bretons. It is an overarching story which spans multiple content updates in the form of DLC, Chapters, and free quests, covering the entirety of 2023's content releases and beyond. Details of the plot were officially announced on January 25, 2023.
Due to the multiple content releases involved in Shadow Over Morrowind, there are no prerequisites for completing these quests and they can be done in any order. However, they do follow a chronological order as listed here.
- Scribes of Fate Storyline — Investigate the misuse of two powerful artifacts.
- Necrom Storyline — Help Hermaeus Mora prevent a world-ending piece of forbidden knowledge from being remembered.
- Fate's Proxy: Join forces with Hermaeus Mora to stop a threat to reality itself.
- Keeper of the Fate: Investigate strange happenings in Necrom.
- Spirit of Fate: Investigate strange happenings in Tel Rendys.
- Fate's Lost Dream: Investigate strange happenings in Alavelis.
- A Hidden Fate: Research the relic, the rite, and the dream.
- Conclave of Fate: Prevent a House Telvanni disaster.
- A Calamity of Fate: Investigate what is going wrong with Apocrypha.
- An Unhealthy Fate: Find and banish Vaermina in Apocrypha.
- Chronicle of Fate: Learn what was forgotten.
- Infinite Archive Objective — Explore the shifting libraries of the Infinite Archive and confront the corruption at its heart.
- Scions of Ithelia Storyline —
- Gold Road Chapter Prologue —
- Gold Road Storyline —
Letter from Beragon was sent alongside autumnal leaves and pieces of glass puzzle were sent in advance of the reveal of the upcoming Chapter.
- The title of this story arc is a reference to H.P. Lovecraft's short story The Shadow over Innsmouth, which the genre of cosmic horror—this story arc's theme—is heavily influenced by.
- The Crown Store preview description for the Eye of Fate prologue on the Announcement screen refers to the "Secrets of Apocrypha" year-long story. This may have been a working name for the arc when it was only going to span content releases for 2023.