Vvardenfell Battleground

Players facing off against each other in the Foyada Quarry battleground

Battlegrounds are PvP locations in The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind. In a battleground, three teams consisting of four players are pitted against each other in different gamemodes. Currently, battlegrounds are only available to people that have purchased the Morrowind chapter.


  • Team Deathmatch – Find and destroy enemy player characters with each kill granting your team points.[1]
  • Capture the Flag – Capture your enemies' flags and return them to your base while carefully defending your own.[1]
  • Domination – Seek out, capture, and hold special locations on the map to earn your team points. A captured point will grant your team points for as long you have it.[1]
  • Chaosball – Arriving in Update 15[2] (Originally called Murderball)[3]
  • (Unreleased) Keep and Resources[3]
  • (Unreleased) Assault[3]
  • (Unreleased) Infection[3]
  • (Unreleased) Crazy King[3]
  • (Unreleased) Rugby[3]
  • (Unreleased) Triple Death Banner[3]
  • (Unreleased) Multiflag[3]


Battleground Banners Concept Art
  • Pit Daemons (Green)[1]
  • Fire Drakes (Orange)[1]
  • Storm Lords (Purple)[1]





A number of battlegrounds have been found in the files or previewed, but have not yet been publicly added to the game. They are as follows: (Codenamed battlegrounds without finished names are in italics)


  • The names of the teams originate from The Elder Scrolls: Arena, in the early stages of development, cities in Tamriel had gladiatorial teams that were going to fight each other in a tournament setting. The teams were going to the cities of Helstrom (Pit Daemons), Torval (Firedrakes), and Narsis (Stormlords).[OOG 1]



Notice: The following are out-of-game references. They are not found in any in-game books, but can still be considered part of The Elder Scrolls lore and are included for completeness.
  1. Go Blades!