Hawk-eyed Starfield fans believe the E3 trail­er for the game may have a secret ref­er­ence to The Elder Scrolls VI

Starfield kicked off the joint show­case between Xbox and Bethes­da, were fans on Red­dit quick­ly men­tioned an etch­ing they spot­ted. It was a shot of a detailed look at the inside of a ship cock­pit, with an engrav­ing that looks sim­i­lar to the map of Ili­ac Bay. This is a loca­tion in Tam­riel’s Ham­mer­fell region, and where The Elder Scrolls VI is rumored to be set in.

You can see the etch­ing for your­self below:

Fans Think Starfield's E3 Trailer Has An Elder Scrolls Clue Hidden In It

Here is a map of Ili­ac Bay:

Fans Think Starfield's E3 Trailer Has An Elder Scrolls Clue Hidden In It

It’s not an exact match, but it is rather sim­i­lar and some­thing that is get­ting peo­ple talk­ing. Could it be a well-hid­den clue to then next Elder Scrolls title? Maybe. It might also just be a clever East­er Egg Bethes­da tossed in to thrown fans off.