The dates for when testing will actually begin have not been revealed, and not everyone who signs up will be eligible to participate. The applications also bring with them a new cinematic trailer that can be seen below. It’s relatively lengthy, and depicts the three main alliances that will be fighting to take control of Tamriel, including the Ebonheart Pact, Aldmeri Dominion and the Daggerfall Covenant.
If you can’t wait to take your Elder Scrolls experience into the MMO space, the place to sign up can be found here.
The Elder Scrolls Online will be released sometime this year, although we are still waiting for a specific date, and whether the game will have a subscription fee or not.