What is the Numidium?

Today on Written in Uncertainty we’re looking at one of those things where sufficiently advanced magic becomes indistinguishable from technology, where a god was made and then made a tool of conquest, and breaks the world whenever it’s switched on. Today we’re asking, what is the Numidium?

What are the Moons in the Elder Scrolls?

Today on Written in Uncertainty we’re taking a look up into the skies of Tamriel, examining celestial bodies that everyone knows are there, but can’t really agree on. Are they dead? Are they funeral lanterns? Are there more of them? Today we’re asking, what are the moons in The Elder Scrolls?

What is the Riddle-Thar?

Today we’re going to look at a religious reform that rescued and redefined a culture, that emerged from a devastating plague and brought stability to a race that has been marked by instability in their very nature. Today we’re asking, what is the Riddle’Thar?

Elder Scrolls Lore Book Analysis: Varieties of Faith

Written In Uncertainty analyses Varieties of Faith, looking at all the various gods of the pantheons of Tamriel, discussing every god from Arkay to Zenithar in their turn. Check out the show’s website: https://www.writteninuncertainty.com Talk Elder Scrolls lore with other fans at the Written in Uncertainty Discord: https://discord.gg/Jc3r99w Send me an email: writteninuncertaintypodcast@gmail.com Keep in touch on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/aramithius… Continue reading Elder Scrolls Lore Book Analysis: Varieties of Faith

What is a Shezarrine?

This week on Written in Uncertainty, we’re looking at some of Tamriel’s mythic heroes, those that have raised empires and turned the fate of the contintent, because they were touched by the gods themselves. This week we’re asking, what is a Shezarrine? Check out the blog post: https://writteninuncertainty.com/podcast/shezarrine Check out the show’s website: https://www.writteninuncertainty.com Talk Elder… Continue reading What is a Shezarrine?

Who is Almalexia?

This week on Written in Uncertainty, we’re discussing one of the most loved and oppressive figures in Tamriel’s history, a self-proclaimed god who has been the face and protector of Morrowind for millennia, before finally cracking as she lost her divinity. Today we’re asking, who is Almalexia? Check out the show’s website: https://writteninuncertainty.com/podcast/almalexia Talk TES… Continue reading Who is Almalexia?

Who is Sotha Sil?

This week on Written in Uncertainty,  we’re discussing a mysterious character, who has been working behind the scenes of Mundus in general and Morrowind in particular, bringing change to the world and hopefully, maybe, keeping it on a steady course. Or he could simply be a liar who wanted to maintain his godhood, whatever the… Continue reading Who is Sotha Sil?

Who is Vivec?

This week on Written in Uncertainty I’m discussing one of the most talked about individuals in The Elder Scrolls lore, someone who has been a god, a mortal, a general, a poet, a liar and possibly a whore. Today we’re asking, who is Vivec? Check out the show’s website: https://www.writteninuncertainty.com/podcast/vivec Talk TES lore with other… Continue reading Who is Vivec?

Elder Scrolls Lore Book Analysis: The Monomyth, the Myth of the Aurbis

 This week, Written in Uncertainty reads a book intended to bring all the various creation myths of Tamriel (and beyond?) together into one place: The Monomyth, looking in particular at the tale told by the Psijics: https://www.imperial-library.info/content/monomyth-myth-aurbis Check out the show’s website: https://www.writteninuncertainty.com Talk TES lore with other fans at the Written in Uncertainty Discord:… Continue reading Elder Scrolls Lore Book Analysis: The Monomyth, the Myth of the Aurbis