For other uses, see Weapons.

The weapons featured in The Elder Scrolls Online are very diverse. They range from swords and maces to axes, bows, and daggers. They are essential tools of survival in Online, and can be bought, looted, forged, or received as a reward. Weapons can be upgraded with the right material. Players have the ability to weapon swap once they reach level 15, and receive an additional slot-bar for that Weapon.

The following is a complete list of weapon types in The Elder Scrolls Online.

Weapon types[edit | edit source]

There are several types of weapons that players may receive from Crafting, Questing or as monster loot. These include:

One-Handed[edit | edit source]

One handed weapons can be wielded with a shield or another one handed weapon to access 2 skill lines; One Hand and Shield and Dual Wield

Daggers[edit | edit source]

Daggers, with the Twin Blade and Blunt skill, increases the chance of successfully landing a Critical Strike on an enemy.

Unique daggers[edit | edit source]

Maces[edit | edit source]

Maces, with the Twin Blade and Blunt skill, will deal bonus damage to heavily armored enemies

Unique maces[edit | edit source]

Swords[edit | edit source]

Sword, with the Twin Blade and Blunt skill, will deal additional damage.

Unique swords[edit | edit source]

War Axes[edit | edit source]

Axes, with the Twin Blade and Blunt skill, will have a chance to affect the target with bleed.

Unique waraxes[edit | edit source]

Two-Handed[edit | edit source]

Battleaxes[edit | edit source]

Battleaxes, with the Heavy Weapons skill, will give the chance to inflict bleed to the target.

Unique battleaxes[edit | edit source]

Greatswords[edit | edit source]

Greatswords, with the Heavy Weapons skill, will deal additional damage.

Unique greatswords[edit | edit source]

Mauls[edit | edit source]

Mauls, with the Heavy Weapons skill, will ignore a percentage of a targets armor.

Unique mauls[edit | edit source]

Staves[edit | edit source]

Lightning Staves[edit | edit source]

Lightning staves, with the Tri-Focus skill, will deal damage to nearby enemies with a fully charged heavy attack.

Unique lightning staves[edit | edit source]

Frost Staves[edit | edit source]

Ice staves, with the Tri-Focus skill, will grant a damage shield that absorbs damage with a fully charge heavy attack.

Unique frost staves[edit | edit source]

Flame Staves[edit | edit source]

Fire staves, with the Tri-Focus skill, will deal additional damage with a fully charged heavy attack.

Unique flame staves[edit | edit source]

Restoration Staves[edit | edit source]

Restoration staves bears little difference between destruction staves other than using another skill tree. Skills will mainly focus on healing you and allies.

Unique Restoration staves[edit | edit source]

Archery[edit | edit source]

Bows[edit | edit source]

Unique bows[edit | edit source]


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