Main article: Pets (Online)
"Some scholars believe Argonians are descended—or were uplifted—from these tree-dwelling swamp lizards. True or not, they make great pets, affectionate and low-maintenance."
―In-game Description[src]

Helstrom Ancestor Lizard is a pet lizard available for purchase from the Crown Store.

Though it has been said that some scholars believe Argonians have either evolved from, or been created from these lizards,[source?] this is most likely simple character-speculation, as no evidence in game or lore raises this connection again.



  • As The Elder scrolls Online gives new players 500 complimentary crowns, the Helstrom Ancestor Lizard is a common choice among new player, available immediately from the start.
  • The Helstrom Ancestor Lizard appears to be based off of the Monitor lizard.
  • The Helstrom Ancestor is a pet variant of the Lizard.
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