But there's a silver lining: buy the PC/Mac version now, and transfer your character to consoles later for $20, or £12.99 in the UK.
The "transmedia" sci-fi game Defiance goes on sale today, with the first episodes of the show to air on 18 April.
In MMOs, players can completely customize their characters' external features, but soon, they could be altering their bones and arteries. According to The Onion, anyway.
Hardware and software companies are pushing PC gaming as the only place to truly get next-gen visuals.
It's been a week since ESO launched, so Nic and Seamus check in to see how the Bethesda MMO is coming along.
Star Wars: The Old Republic gets a free-to-play date, while World of Warcraft nabs over 10 million paying players.
The MMO version of Bethesda's much-loved Elder Scrolls games is finally here. This is what we've been enjoying about it.
A first look at this ambitious new MMO set in the world of Skyrim and Oblivion.
Bethesda is giving the world of Tamriel the MMO treatment, but does the Elder Scrolls work as an online title?
Other than World of Warcraft, can another MMO manage to make a subscription model pay the bills?