For other uses, see Races.

The nine primary races

Races are the various forms of Men, Mer, and Beastfolk found throughout Nirn. There are ten playable races in The Elder Scrolls Online, three for each of the Alliances, the Imperials (Unbound to an Alliance), as well as other non-playable races, such as the Maormer. The Imperials will be playable only to those who purchase the Imperial Edition of the game.

Playable races[edit | edit source]

Aldmeri Dominion[edit | edit source]

Daggerfall Covenant[edit | edit source]

Ebonheart Pact[edit | edit source]

Other[edit | edit source]

Non-playable races[edit | edit source]

Polymorphable races[edit | edit source]

Somes races can be transformed into via polymorphs, though this change is only cosmetic. The following races are:

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