Bethesda Softworks, the publisher of the wildly popular The Elder Scrolls Online, is inviting gamers to a free weekend trial of The Elder Scrolls Online Tamriel Unlimited, to explore the wonders of its world and meet the players that inhabit Tamriel. We've got everything you need to gain access for yourself!

We'll provide you with the trial code you'll need to get started, and you can preload the game now in preparation for the free weekend that runs from tomorrow, Thursday, Dec 10, to Sunday, Dec 13.

But that's not all... Those participating in the free weekend will also be eligible to enter to win $1 million*. Play all weekend and be eligible to win $1million! This promo is open to PC/Mac Xbox One players.

For Xbox One players

1. Download ESO on Xbox Live! (An active Xbox Live Gold account is required to take part in the Free Play Weekend on Xbox One).

2. Play the game as part of the Free Play Weekend

3. Lastly, make sure you enter the $1 million Sweepstakes right here.

For PC Players

1. Get your TESO Promo Code.

2. Create an ESO game account.

3. Activate your account by clicking the link in the activation email sent to you.

4. Return here and sign in with your new account.

5. On your account page, click "Redeem Code." Enter your Free Play Weekend code in the popup box that appears.

6. Once your code has been successfully redeemed, a download link will appear on your account page.

7. Download the game and play! (Note: The game can be pre-loaded but will only be playable from 00:01 PST Thursday on the 10th of December.)

8. Lastly, make sure you enter the $1 million Sweepstakes.

If you love the game and want to continue playing it past the Free Weekend, the game will be 60% off until Monday, December 14.

On top of that, existing and free weekend players will also get a chance to purchase discounted crowns during this period, which act as currency for the in-game cash shop.

- 750 crown packs will be 25% off

- 1,500 crown packs will be 25% off

- 3,000 crown packs will be 33% off

- 5,500 crown packs will be 40% off

Don't forget that by participating in the Free Play Weekend, you can register to win $1,000,000* (USD)? All you have to do is hit the contest page to enter while you enjoy your time in Tamriel.

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Open to legal residents of (i) the United States, District of Columbia, (excluding residents of Florida, New York, and Rhode Island, and US territories and military installations), (ii) Canada (excluding Province of Quebec), (iii) Finland, (iv) France, (v) Germany, (vi) Mexico, (vii) Norway, (viii) Russia, (ix) Switzerland, or (x) the United Kingdom. Must be at least 18 years old, or the age of majority in your jurisdiction of residence, whichever is older, to enter. Void where prohibited. $1 million (USD) will be paid to sweepstakes grand prize winner as a fixed 20-year annuity payment of $50,000 USD per year. See Official Rules for details.

The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited $1 million dollar contest
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