Who is Alessia?

Written in Uncertainty discusses one of the most important people in Cyrodiil’s history, who laid the foundations for mannish domination of Tamriel, although not a man herself. This week we’re asking, who is Alessia?

Who is Pelinal?

Today we’re taking a look at one of the most influential and yet obscure characters in the Elder Scrolls lore. This person has, if some texts are to be believed, formed multiple empires, committed acts of genocide against both elves and the land of Tamriel itself, and possibly came from the future. Today we’re asking, who is Pelinal?

What is the Sharmat?

Today on Written in Uncertainty we’re talking about an enemy of the Chimer and Dunmer people, who has stalked throughout their history, haunted their dreams, and threatens to remake not just Morrowind, but also the entire Aurbis from the inside out. Today we’re asking, what is the Sharmat?

Elder Scrolls Lore Book Analysis: The Monomyth

We covered The Monomyth in individual segments a while back, so I thought I’d finally get round to compiling my analysis of the whole thing. Sit back and enjoy one of the most influential texts on theological thought around Tamriel!

What is a god in The Elder Scrolls?

There is a wide variety of deities worshipped across Tamriel, and having looked into what shapes many of these beings, today we’re asking, what actually IS a god in The Elder Scrolls?

What is Mythopoeia?

Today on Written in Uncertainty we’re discussing some of the most fundamental laws of the Aurbis, that shapes everything from the most powerful of deities and how cultures see themselves, right down to the bedtime stories told to children. Today we’re asking, what is mythopoeia, and is Alduin Akatosh?