A fantasy action RPG from 2011 by Bethesda Game Studios. It is the fifth game from the main line of the "Elder Scrolls" series.

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How to make player face consequences from killing enemy npcs in skyrim?

How to make player face consequences from killing enemy npcs in skyrim? For example, if I kill a lonely bandit guarding the entrance to a bandit cave, and leave, a bandit party is dispatched to hunt ...
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Can my friend play Dawnguard if I'm sharing my Steam library with him?

Let's say my Steam Library is shared with person B. If I own Skyrim, and he plays it, and then I buy Dawnguard, can he play Dawnguard as well? Or will he have to buy his own copy?
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Why can't I return the Golden Claw?

I cleared Bleak Falls Barrow, got the shout as well as the Dragonstone, and returned it to Farengar. However, I'm not getting an option to return the Claw to Lucan. Nor is the Dragon Rising quest ...
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Who is the next High King?

In Skyrim, there are two very likely candidates for the next High King or Queen after Torygg is murdered. Jarl Ulfric Stormcloak Jarl Elisif the Fair In the main story line, when you defeat the ...
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How can I betray Maven Black-Briar?

Maven Black-Briar is, to me, easily the most despicable person in all of Skyrim (and I say that as an acolyte of the Dark Brotherhood). Unfortunately, I also have obsessive-compulsive questing ...
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Will my save files on a shared game remain if I buy the game?

I've been playing Skyrim on my brother's Steam account, and decided to make my own account. I made it possible to play some of his games on my new account, but if I buy Skyrim so that I have it on my ...
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Skyrim- Falskaar save issue need help!

Every time I save in Echo Deep Mine and load that save back up I spawn in the inn in Riverwood and I have to start up the whole quest again, talking to the Jalamar guy. Whats also is weird that I ...
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What is TEMP in Skyrim?

I was playing Skyrim today, and I turned off collision (tcl) so I could fly trough walls. I was in Saarthal Excavation, and OUTSIDE OF THE WALL,there was a stone, with the drawings you find in giant ...
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Why don't I have a quest arrow for Shalidor's Insights?

Urag gro-Shub wants me to find the Shalidor's Insights book for the Shalidor's Insights quest. But my quest arrow doesn't point anywhere. I don't have a quest arrow that shows me where to go. Why ...
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Is there a way to detect missing mod requirements for Skyrim?

So, there are various tools to manage the mods I've installed (say, Nexus Mod Manager or Steam workshop), there are mods to set the load order in a smart way (BOSS). But what I'm missing is a tool to ...
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Does finishing the main storyline in Skyrim prevent other quests from being playable? [duplicate]

As the question asks, I'm curious to know if just straight up doing the main storyline of the game will prevent me from playing quests from other NPCs or dungeons or whatnot. I should say right now ...
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Can you steal something when someone isn't looking in Skyrim?

I will admit, I have 3 save files in Skyrim and play it all the time, but I have completely avoided stealing items. I'm currently contemplating on whether or not I should steal a book from the ...
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When are follower levels determined?

I've only just discovered, almost thirty levels in, that follower leveling works totally different from what I had assumed, and basically I have to reverse my follower strategy. I had assumed that, ...
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How can I stop certain skills from adding to the level up counter?

I would like to be able to stop smithing and alchemy from adding to my level, but I still want the skill in itself to level up. Preferably using tesvedit, I can't get uncapper to work
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Dwarven Mechanism stuck

I'm trying to get the Elder Scroll via Septimus Signus. I've fought through the entire dwarven ruins and killed everything, but now the Dwarven Mechanism is stuck. I went through my inventory and I'm ...
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Why can't I start “Under New Management?”

I finished "Blindsighted" for the Thieves Guild, and before doing "Darkness Returns" I powered through all of Vex and Delvin's side quests. I got all four merchants and special quests, however after ...
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What is the longest dagger in Skyrim?

Whether unique or smithable, what is the longest dagger in Skyrim? I know it does not effect the reach of the blade and I'm not picky on damage (it's a dagger, best case scenario 30x damage). It's ...
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Where can I get trained in Speech?

I want to increase my speech skill in Skyrim so that I can sell any item to any merchant. Where can I find someone who will train me in the Speech skill?
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Asus G751 with nVidia - Can't get any ENBs to work

I don't get this, I just bought an Asus G751 today with a GTX980m in it. And I've tried ENB addons for both Skyrim and Minecraft now. And none of them seems to be working. I don't get any error ...
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Solitude Guards do not respawn anymore

So I was bored and I tried to go assassin on all of the guards in Solitude and then one day, they didn't respawn anymore. I tried to spawn them via console but it doesn't do the trick they just stand ...
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Ring in labyrinthian that you can't pick up?

In labyrinthian, there is a pool of water with a skeleton and a chest in it. It has some ore as well if I remember correctly. Anyway, there is a large stone block in the corner of the pool with a ...
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Skyrim Sickness Comment [duplicate]

People I walk by in the game are always mentioning that I look "sick." Is that something they just say or is that a problem? If it's a problem, how can I fix it
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How do I find the Ebony Warrior?

How do I find the Ebony Warrior in Skyrim? I have been searching for him for ages, and a friend of mine said he met him at level 20 on the Skyrim Legendary Edition. I still don't know where he is, ...
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Was Cicero the Adoring Fan?

In TES Oblivion, after becoming the Grand Champion of the Arena, you meet an Adoring Fan. In TES Skyrim, inside of Cicero's Journal Volume 1, you find that he posed as a fan of the Arena in the ...
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Why aren't the dragons spawning?

I go to the dragon locations in Skyrim, but there are no dragons. I've looted the chest and learned the word, but there are no dragons to be seen. I'm playing on a 360.
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How can I prevent Skyrim from freezing at the load screen?

I recently got Skyrim Legendary Edition for the 360. I started up a new character and everything was going smoothly and I was having a grand old time for a week or so. Now the game keeps freezing on ...
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What happened to the East Empire Company?

In Elder Scrolls IV Oblivion the East Empire Trading Company is fully functional and basically dominates the market but by Skyrim 200 years later its has vastly diminished and i just wondered if there ...
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How to continue past bugs in the Forsworn Conspiracy?

As it is known, the Forsworn Conspiracy is the buggiest quest in the game. In my case, what happened is that Eltrys was dead from the first place. I want to continue with the quest, and get jailed ...
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How long to increase my sneak skill? [duplicate]

My sneak skill is currently 49 and I want to get it to 100. Keeping my joystick pushed forward while unseen, how long would it take to get to 100? I'm playing on Xbox.
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Is the DLC physically included with the Legendary Edition of Skyrim, or is it just a code?

I have an Xbox 360 and I am thinking about purchasing the Skyrim Legendary Edition. I was wondering if the included DLC would be on discs, or if there is just a code provided?
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Why is my wife messed up?

My wife, Mjoll the Lioness, walks in place and tries to walk through walls and objects. If I take her with me somewhere she won't fight, she just stands still and takes damage, even if I order her to ...
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Where can I find Gunmar in the Dawnguard quest “A New Order?”

In the Dawnguard quest A New Order, Sorine had a quest marker but Gunmar does not; I can't find him. How can I get access to the Vale and get Auriel's Bow without doing the quest? Could someone give ...
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How do I skip Helgen? [duplicate]

Is there any way to skip the Helgen prologue on consoles? It's boring. Sure, I can exploit a glitch during it to level up faster but I'd rather get to the open world faster.
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Was Olaf One-Eye a fraud?

According to King Olaf's Verse he was a fraud. If this is true, then why was he in Shor's hall in Sovngarde, if only heroes can go there?
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Does the level of my pickpocket skill determine how much gold I can steal?

During the Dawnguard quests, the trainer and smith Gunmar have 56,000 gold. My pickpocket level is average, but the displayed success rate is still at 0%. Does my pickpocket level determine how much ...
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Is the best gear for a caster found, or crafted?

When I played Skyrim as a rogue or a warrior, I was able to make myself very powerful by the end of the game by smithing my own armor. There was no armor as good as what I could make myself. I am ...
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How can I mod Skyrim on a different drive?

I modded my Skyrim on my C: drive awhile back and it ended up breaking. I didn't have space on my C: drive to continue modding anyways, so I re-downloaded Skyrim to my D: drive, but I don't know how ...
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Followers disappeared [duplicate]

Vorstag I think was my follower and I did a quest with Farkas or whatever with the companions to like cure him of being a werewolf and now i can't find vorstag, I checked all my houses, the companions ...
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How can I start “Ill Met by Moonlight” if Sinding is already transformed?

I was playing on my main save, looking for Daedric artifacts to get and realized I was missing the Ring of Hircine. My problem is when I went to the barracks in Falkreath, the guy (Sinding) was ...
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Why aren't armored huskies showing up after installation of Dawnguard?

In the Skyrim Dawnguard DLC expansion pack, there are supposed to be armored huskies and armored trolls as new companions, but when I look in the pen for the trolls and huskies, I only see the trolls. ...
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Why can't I purchase Hjerim? [duplicate]

I've done the Blood on the Ice and Morning Never Comes quests and I've helped citizens and stuff but I still can't buy Hjerim. I have an Xbox 360 so I can't use console commands but my brother's ...
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How can I stop the Windows cursor from appearing over Skyrim?

I've seen tons of problems with Alt-Tab and the desktop cursor showing up. But my problem is that the desktop cursor shows up without ever tabbing out. It seems like it happens when I'm running ...
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How do I rejoin the College of Winterhold if Ancano is hostile?

Whenever I walk into Winterhold, Ancano attacks me, and he's not supposed to. How do I resolve this problem? Because it's making all of Skyrim attack me and I can't do anything anymore. I've watched ...
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Does the vampire skill Poison Talons work when you're not in vampire lord form?

Does the Poison Talons skill in Skyrim work when you're not in vampire lord form? Does the skill still work if you're cured of vampirism?
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How do I avoid losing magicka so quickly while being attacked with lighting spells?

I currently have a level 14 mage character in Skyrim, but I am unable to defeat other magic-using enemies when they use Sparks even when I am dual-casting Lightning Bolt at them! My magicka is ...
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How do I build up a stealth-mage early in Skyrim? [closed]

I have just started out out playing a a High Elf stealth-mage in Skyrim and am wondering how to build up my character. I will definitely need Stealth and Illusion so I should should start sneaking ...
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How can I recover gear from my dead companion's missing body?

I had Faendal as a follower, and I had armor on him that is not replaceable. So what does he do? He goes and dies. I don't really want him as a follower anymore, but I did the whole player.moveto ...
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Is there a way to know if a NPC will respawn by its ID?

Being a vampire encouraged me to just slay whatever just to feed. I'm a bit wary though, because I wouldn't want to kill an NPC, having it not respawn and render a quest or whatever unavailable, and ...
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Betraying the legion while organising peace talks

I distrust the Imperials (Legion) and want to join the Stormcloaks – always have. However, I (accidentally) completed the first quest of Joining the Legion (“Clear out Fort Hraggstad”). I then ...
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Weird POV glitch in Skyrim [duplicate]

So, I was playing Skyrim (with mods) and I have this character I tried some mods with, animation mods to be exact. Everything was all and well until I got stuck in 3rd person view, not like I can't go ...