Great comparison and great arguments. Similer culture being one with nature. Argonians - South American tribes. Fierce, hardy people with a love of war and raiding. Bethesda details some of the new graphics technology it will be employing its upcoming projects like The Elder Scrolls … ESO Real Life Graphics v2.3 Game: The Elder Scrolls Online Preset: ESO Real Life Graphics v2.3 SweetFX: v2.0 Preview 8 by CeeJay.dk I tryed to approximate to reality, i centered in … 3 years ago. plus they believe in magic and were NOT FIGHTERS, far from it. No, it won't give you an XP boost in real life. Tamriel is made of all lands around the Mediterranean (Europe, North Africa, Middle East) where as Akavir is Asia. Similer Appearance, Landscape, and weapons. Imperials: Romans, Italians, Southern and South-East Europeans. Altmer are not Japanese. They, however, would eventually rise up against their rivals and win the wars. What races of the Elder Scrolls are based off of real life cultures? Hello, and thank you for checking out my video! Skin alterations (tattoos, cuts, piercings, and markings) Similer primitive weapons and tactics. I'd say the Altmer are a kind of mix of Jewish and Japanese. The nords are based on the real life nordic race: blonde hair, light eye colors, tall builds. Demand for superior beings no runts or screwups. The best part of The Elder Scrolls is that most events are taken from real history. This becomes pretty evident when you play TES:3 Morrowind. Tamriel … They had few organized settlements, the only safe one being in the mountains of Hungary. A Conquering force of displined warriors, along with very civilized Scholars and thinkers. They killed those who were imperfect, and attacked those they saw as unequals. A big example of the similarities is The Arena in the Imperial City and the multiple Arenas and more famously the Colosseum in Ancient Rome. Hello, and thank you for checking out my video! Both island and penisula cultures. Despite the release of various online-only spin-off games, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – released in 2011 – was the last main, story-driven addition to The Elder Scrolls universe. Arabic Culture. Male dominated. Bosmer: The Celtic people of Northern Europe. It carries a warm and soft yellow tone often used in historical old-world jewellery. Sload: Possibly the people of the Black Sea due to them bringing forth the Bubonic Plague from their ships heading for Europe. These Eastern Europeans served under Rome. Page 1 of 4 - Real life inspirations for the Elder Scrolls - posted in Skyrim Spoilers: G'day guys. The Koreans lived in constant fear of invasion. The Huns, Visigoths, and Vandals raided through Europe and the Roman Empire. I believe that the Altmer Share a lot in common with two groups those being the Egyptians and Greeks. Firstly, I think Bretons are simply Bretons, or Celts, not French, as "French" isn't really a proper ethnicity, the area is/was a mix of mostly Germanic, Celtic, and Mediterranean peoples. Fierce and nobel warriors. They were here eventually conquered by King Leopold of Belgium. Redguard - African Civilization and Medivel Jeruslum and Sacren/Muslim empires. They live in trees what type of society or race build homes in trees and live in the trees? They developed their “superior culture” away from the world. They had animalistic beliefs and shamanic rituals. None of the Astronomical elements in The Elder Scrolls has a literal correlation to the Real-Life universe: The Planets have infinite mass and size, yet are perceived as finite by mortals, the Sun and the Stars … See more ideas about Skyrim, Elder scrolls, Skyrim cosplay. They were cut off from most cultures and developed their own. The best part of The Elder Scrolls is that most events are taken from real history. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. For The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on the Xbox 360, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "what real life countries are each of Tamriel's countries based on? They bare an ancient and distinct culture that is nearly dead. Page 2 of 4 - Real life inspirations for the Elder Scrolls - posted in Skyrim Spoilers: Nords - Obviously Scandinavian based all the way. Enjoy! They left North Africa to live in Arab Iberia. An attempt to link the Races of Elder Scrolls to real ones So we all know that the cultures in the game share many similarities with real life culutres. Was attacked multiple times by outside forces (Mainly England) Would have elaborate tribal tattoos or face paint. Some of the ES races have an influence of multiple real life ethnicities, which makes them hard to pin down. Community content is available under. They conquered and raided throughout Eurasia. - Page 2. Not very civilized except for cities where other countrys came in and established trading posts or ports. However I don;t know about the inspiration for some of the Elven races (that is, if they have a real … Consuming a fallen enemy was receiving this essance in the highest of forms. Preformed ancient religious ceromonys including: Ritual Killings, consuming Mind altering substances, and Canibalism. The Elder Scrolls IV: Knights of the Nine, https://elderscrolls.fandom.com/wiki/User_blog:Kidtragic/Elder_Scrolls_Races_and_Cultures_Compared_to_Real_Life. Very religiously active. England during the middle ages had a feudal society in were the land was divided and controlled by a Lord, all had their own ways of rule but all answered to one leader. The Egyptians were known for their arrogance and love of learning and rude mannerisms seen by how their culture was divided between the poor and the rich. Elder Scrolls is a FANDOM Games Community. The Slavs are the reason we have the word slave. They developed a strong cultural bond with the woodlands, and could survive the deadly plagues within. Elder Scrolls is a FANDOM Games Community. they cherish every bit of greenery and life although they although they will kill to preserve it. Between the Mongol invasions and the Japanese Navy, they were only safe in their home. There are no real life counterparts, as the races and their cultures were designed to be a complete mix of different real-life cultures. *Disclosure: Some of the links above are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, Fandom will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Their, they’d find the strength to fight back, even getting help from their Chinese cousins. For The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on the Xbox 360, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "How Much Do You Think One Septim (Gold) Is In Real Life?" The Celts were a group of people from Turkey to Iberia. There are also many other aspects that you see that make this statement pretty concete. Khajiit: The desert nomads of the Sahara. The Israelites fled their original home, following the prophet Moses, to their new promised land. GRES The Show is a Videos on Youtube about The Elder Scrolls Lore(from games and real life books ) in Greek GRES The Show Powered by Nikellas About Corinthians Clan Corinthians Clan is a Greek Gaming Team for the game bellow Games: The Elder Scrolls … They expanded their will on their neighbors, and had a superiority complex as they watched their empire grow. I was talking with some fellow TES fans (lots of help from OrcofOrsinium17) and we were brainstorming what TES races and cultures were similer to in real life and this is what we came up with...(sorry for … The best part of The Elder Scrolls is that most events are taken from real history. Real-life counterparts of Elder Scrolls Races. ?oldid=131307. Civilized yet accepting culture of Warriors, thinkers, artists, and scholars. The Mongolians were seen as the worst threat to the world. they were conquered multiple times. Belived killing an enemy would give you an magical essance or mana. Ka Po Tun: The residents of the Middle Kingdom. Seperate sometimes waring tribes. Yes, like the one from the Elder Scrolls games that grants you a 10% bonus experience buff to both partners. Worshiping things in nature. so they take them into custody. Nord - Norse vikings or Celtic Tribes same culture, same architecture, simimler military tactics, and similer apearence. If you are new to my channel, I go by JinnKid. @Rasbarry After years of scouring the internet about the history of different races and nationalities to compare them to the ES ones, I find your comment to be most accurate. Argonians: A mix of the slaves. But after disaster and invasion, they fled in an exodus to far corners of earth, where they’d be treated like second class citizens. For example, the Redguards are inspired by various … Sorry. Orcs: The barbarians who swept through Europe. The Moors were swordsingers, and trained in the way of the blade. You could relate most of the races to a myriad of 'real' cultures and peoples. They connected Carthage, Ghana, Mali, Arabic, Nubia, and Egypt along their routes. So if I were trying to fit TES lore into it's best real world setting, we have to establish two things: 1. Outside civilization is a windswept barren desert with little rain and life. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Tamriel is made of all lands around the Mediterranean (Europe, North Africa, Middle East) where as Akavir is Asia. Argonians and Orcs are much harder. Similer Architechture, weapons, life style. Snow Elves: The icy people of the far north. An Elder Scrolls Novel: Lord of Souls The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion Official Game Guide The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - The Skyrim Library, Vol. Imperials: . Attacked neighbor countrys multiple times. Similer Governments and rulers. Heavy tradition in sailing. The Japanese lived in an lonely archipelago. They were smart and could easily adapt anywhere. The Greek portions of the Altmers is depicted in the non logical "in terms of proven source" love of nature. Bosmer - Very similer to the Maori Tribes of New Zealand. So I would say in real life… the Altmer using The Elder Scrolls Online as a source of reference summerset is riddled with philosophical text as well as the psijic order's "an order founded by Altmer" which story tells of powerful artifacts that no one person should have access to. The Bretons and Normans lived on the rocky shores of France. Imperials - Obviously Roman all the way. The Elder Scrolls IV: Knights of the Nine. Made many weapons and tools out of bones. Brenton - Western Culture similer to England in the Middle Ages. Nords are the Vikings and the Imperials are … Demand for pure males (Pure breed, no other races) and belief that they are surpreme and are the ultimate beings. Also what about the Aylied what real world counterpart would they be based? Also were the first recorded civilization furthermore was advanced for their time period. Orcs - Similer to the Mongolian empire under rule of Genghis Khan. this is one of the reasons the psijics removed themselves from the world... to think and meditate on the truth. But that's just my two cents. Wtf? I wonder who the real world counterpart is for the Maormer/Sea Elves who are they based on? Clever, cunning, and war loving. And in Skyrim they use the word Draugr, which in Elder Futhark, means ghost or undead. The celtic tribes, around 400's AD used a language called Elder Futhark. May 9, 2012 - Explore Ronnie Collins's board "Skyrim in real life", followed by 133 people on Pinterest. Every year Elder Scrolls Online runs its annual New Life Festival event, but this one feels extra-special after the dumpster fire of 2020. The Latin residents of Roman Italy. The Chinese were always in constant flux. Many are wealthy and are fascinated by material objects and power (Xerxes I of Persia) Gold is a major color and influence in art, architecture, and clothing. Island nation of strict military power along with great thinkers and scholars. Of … :). Both are very supremacist, including downplaying the achievements of Man, underhand politics, I think a clear comparison can be made between the Mossad and the Thalmor. Similer armor and weapons, and similer military tactics. Small governments and leaders in some civilized parts. They were seen as lowly people, and weren’t trusted by city dwellers. "The Elder Scrolls Ritual of Mara 10K Gold Ring is for all who believe in the Divine of Love. This similar to the Bosmer but the Bosmer only fights for valenwood "their home". Mind alternating drugs. The Elder Scrolls is a series of action role-playing video games primarily developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks.The series focuses on free-form gameplay in a detailed … Dunmer: The refugees fleeing to Israel. Khajiit - Ancient Egyptian/Persian Culture. The Kongolese lived in the Knog rainforest of Africa. Similer Transportation. Furthermore the the Greeks, one in particularly " platos one of the philosopher kings" believed that to find the answer or the true of a particular matter all one needs to do is think on that topic and compare it to other things that you know is true. They conquered most of the known world into an empire. For The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on the Xbox 360, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "My Take on Elder Scrolls Races and Real Life counterparts". Tsaesci: The isolated islanders of Asia. The Persians lived in the isolated valleys and deserts of Iran. A civilized, smart, and conquering empire. Altmer: The Iranian people of the isolated east. Thirdly, while there are many similarities between Altmer and the Japanese, I think we oughtn't forget the similitude they share with Jews. Like, far from it. I mean; yurts? Dunmer - A blend of various eastern Asian Island cultures (Vietnam, Phillepenes, Thailand, Cambodia) Similer landscape and culture. Imperial - Ancient/Classical Roman Empire. For The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on the Xbox 360, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "My Take on Elder Scrolls Races and Real Life counterparts" - Page 2. Far from their Irish and Scottish counterparts, these celts were more docile and were ruled by many empires. ... there are some pretty real life features that stand out in the games races. Game: The Elder Scrolls Online Preset: ESO Real Life Graphics v2.3 SweetFX: v2.0 Preview 8 by CeeJay.dk I tryed to approximate to reality, i centered in HDR, BLOOM, FXAA and the shadows look … Strict Religious practices. The Sami lived in Scandinavia before the Germanic and Nordic peoples. They would continually create an empire and break apart. They're notorious smugglers and thieves, just like gypsies (who come from India). This topic is locked from further discussion. If you are new to my channel, I go by JinnKid. Kamal: The infamous horsemen of the steppes. Very religiously active. Redguards: The Mauritanian rulers of al-Andrusia. I'll have to disagree with some on that list. Aramithius, you are right, btw I only wrote what most of them seem to be taken from real-life cultures, to me atleast. The Elder Scrolls 6 Will Scan-In Real World People and Environments. The lucky ones stayed deep in the forest and mountains, staying true to their culture. Tamriel is largely Indo-European in nature, seemingly encompassing the Alexandian/Roman Empires, … A nomadic warrior culture, feared and hated by more civilized empires. C'mon. They are extremely present in Iceland and Finland. The Berbers are a people that conquered the harsh deserts with trade and camels. Secondly, I think the Dunmer are very similar to the steppe peoples (Mongols, Turks). Altmer - Fuedal Japan. They were subject to raids from Japan. No outsiders/outside trade (Commodroe Perry and Japan). Lastly the psijics call their residential "paradise" Artaeum and this is similar to the Greek work for Excellence or moral virtue -Arete. Civilized people but with few cities. Then we also have the Japanese aspect; stout imperialism and Summerset Isles? Bretons - Early … The Khajiits are like Indians. They thrives in the woodlands of Germany and Poland. Do people keep forgetting that Bosmer make their homes in trees. Very strict religion and soiciety. They were seen as savages by most. Nords: The Nordic people of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Iceland. ". For instance, the OP has the Altmer based on the Chinese, but to me they resemble a more fascist culture. One with nature. 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