Terse summary: MoE is a less-janky, less-creepy, deeper Conan Exiles. There's a taste of Mount & Blade, but it's a third-person base-builder primarily. The enormous tech tree goes from the traditional "pick up rocks and sticks" to smelting more and more interesting metals.
It's set in 3rd century China, which is refreshingly different. Horses are a big thing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHI21W6MNyA
The UX is an unfinished mess with hilarious machine translation everywhere, but the meat of the game is solid. If you like this sort of thing, you'll like MoE.
If you aren't sure it's your jam, here's ESO's livestream from character creation on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r7-2eCnyx-E
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