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.
It's been a week since ESO launched, so Nic and Seamus check in to see how the Bethesda MMO is coming along.
The MMO version of Bethesda's much-loved Elder Scrolls games is finally here. This is what we've been enjoying about it.
Bethesda is giving the world of Tamriel the MMO treatment, but does the Elder Scrolls work as an online title?
A first look at this ambitious new MMO set in the world of Skyrim and Oblivion.
Third party drivers and mouse hardware may hide the setting to revert Apple's reversed "Natural" scroll direction setting in OS X.
A flurry of Windows users report near impossible Web navigation as thin scroll bars with no vertical arrows have appeared -- but it seems Google didn't make this change deliberately.
Bethesda's Elder Scrolls MMO will be out in April for PC and Mac with next-gen console versions to follow.