Bethesda Softworks announced the development of The Elder Scrolls Online, an MMO by ZeniMax Online Studios that will allow gamers to explore the entire Elder Scrolls world. The title is being developed for PC and Mac under the command of industry great Matt Firor, who has 20 years of online game development under his belt. Exclusive details are revealed in Game Informer’s June issue hitting the newsstands this month.

“We have been working hard to create an online world in which players will be able to experience the epic Elder Scrolls universe with their friends, something fans have long said they wanted,” said Matt Firor, game director of The Elder Scrolls Online. “It will be extremely rewarding finally to unveil what we have been developing the last several years. The entire team is committed to creating the best MMO ever made – and one that is worthy of The Elder Scrolls franchise.”

The Elder Scrolls Online will also be featured on the front of magazines across Europe and online stores over the next few months, providing more information about the game. Until then, check out the announcement trailer below: