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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Can you complete Oblivion Walker if you've sold, misplaced, or otherwise no longer have some Artifacts?

The definition for the "Oblivion Walker" achievement is "Collect 15 Daedric Artifacts". However, this does not specify whether the player must simultaneously own all 15, or if they must simply at one ...
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What causes 'Battle for Windhelm' to give a bounty?

I am doing the 'Battle for Windhelm' war quest; I am sided on the Imperials. I am killing Stormcloaks, but when I do it gives me +1000 bounty in the city. This does not seem how it should be ...
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I have 9 dragon souls but cannot unlock shouts, what do I need to do? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Dragon souls not activating new words How to Unlock New Shouts I have acquired nine dragon souls but am unable to unlock shouts. What am I missing? (I've searched ...
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Is it possible to control view direction with only the keyboard?

Is it possible to map mouse moves to the keyboard (e.g. Keypad 4 to look left and so on)? I saw a skse script but I can't find it with Google.
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Formula for Alchemy Potions

How can you calculate the total magnitude of an effect from a Potion by using Skill level Gear Perks Effect Magnitude is there an "official" formula or has anyone derived one?
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Are there any downsides to killing thieves?

Since I began working for the Thieves' Guild, I've noticed the unnamed thief NPCs that show up in towns every so often to cause a bit of mischief. Unfortunately for them, they aren't very adept, and ...
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My wife tried to kill me! What did I do wrong?

I got married and during the ceremony it felt like my wife just kinda walked out in the middle of the whole deal right after saying "I do". I talked to my (RL) dad and he told me that she walks home ...
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How can I prevent crashes shortly after starting the game?

When playing Skyrim on my PS3, it crashes after only a few minutes, forcing me to restart the system. I have 55GB of free space and no other games are having this issue. Any advice?
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Isn't there another Atronach Forge?

UESP's article on the Atronach Forge seems to imply that there's only one, in The Midden at the College of Winterhold. However, I seem to recall stumbling across another one during a quest at some ...
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Can't Improve Mace of Molag Bal past Flawless

When I try to improve this mace I keep getting the message "You lack the required skill to improve this item". It is currently Flawless. My smithing skill is 100 and I have the ebony perk, the improve ...
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How do I find my frame rate (in FPS) in Skyrim?

Really this goes for any game, but for my current needs, how do I measure my Frames per Second in Skyrim? If possible I would like to avoid installing any additional software.
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Can the Notched Pickaxe be used to enchant other items?

I have the Notched Pickaxe with its smithing enchantment. I would like to disenchant this item and apply it to another weapon. I'm scared to try it as I don't want to lose my pickaxe. Can this ...
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Enchanter's Elixir not providing a 25% boost

My Enchanting is at level 100, and I have: Enchanter (5/5) Fire Enchanter Insightful Enchanter Corpus Enchanter Extra Effect Here is a chart of the effect: (tested) (tested) ...
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Will items dropped on the ground ever disappear?

With the thieves guild missions to steal X amount worth of items from Y I find myself with a lot of useless items that aren't even worth selling. So usually I just stop and drop everything on the ...
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What apparel can I acquire to quickly close the alchemy/enchantment loop?

My goal is to smith the strongest possible armor set I can, then enchant said armor to best fit the needs of my mage. I'm leaning towards dragon armor at this point as I have enough of the required ...
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Why has the Draugr Deathlord in Valthume stolen my sword and my shield? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Draugr Wight Lord disarmed me, can't find my weapon Ok, so I started playing Skyrim. When I went into Valthume to find one of the shouts, I stumbled upon a Draugr ...
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What can I do to minimize my save game size?

Anyone who's played Skyrim for some time by now probably knows that some unpleasant things can happen when your game saves start to become too large. One solution I've heard of is to wait for about a ...
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How do I bring back an ally required for a quest?

I have a quest from the Thieves Guild. I must investigate his house, getting passed the guard named Vald. I did a small quest to get him to move. I went to his location and found his body on the floor ...
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How many quest followers could one gather at once?

Related: In Skyrim, how many followers can I have? And where do I get them? Most of the answers in the above question seem to be addressing how many followers you can get through normal means. ...
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Skyrim help with using addscriptpackage [closed]

When I try and use the console command addscriptpackage I get the following error: script command addscriptpackage not found How can I use addscriptpackage?
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Is there any point to dual-enchanting Soul Trap on a weapon?

From UESP's page on Soul Trap (emphasis mine): The Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls can be disenchanted to learn a two-effect version of Soul Trap, identified in the enchanting menu as Fiery Soul ...
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Is the chest outside High Hrothgar safe?

I am on a new character, I would like to lay off buying Breezehome for a while. Can I store some of my items in the offering chest outside High Hrothgar? I noticed that it never respawns items. ...
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How can I kill my wife discreetly?

I am married to Camila from Riverwood, and I realised I would prefer being married to someone who acts as a follower. I don't want to get a bounty or be confronted the guards of Whiterun whatsoever, ...
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How to Mark Wolfskull Cave As Cleared

I cleared out Wolfskull cave for Falk Firebeard in the quest titled Man Who Cried Wolf. Then I joined the College of Winterhold, where Urag asked me to find Shalidor's writings as part of the quest ...
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Do I have to go to jail?

I'm currently working on the Forsworn Conspiracy quest in Skyrim: The guards are trying to arrest me, but I hate being arrested (mostly because I lose my massive amounts of stolen loot) so I kill ...
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Do Skyrim perks apply to companions as well?

Very simply put, do perks in Skyrim apply to companions as well? For instance, upgraded Archery skills, stealth backstab bonuses, etc. Or do they just apply to the main player? It could have a big ...
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Stuck With a Follower

I have the quest to bring followers to Delphine. I have a follower already, Aela the huntress my wife, but she wont be recruited. I try getting others but I have Aela so I cant. I dont know how to ...
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Will followers drown?

If you have Waterbreathing, but your follower does not, will they follow you into deep water and stay down long enough to drown themselves? I may play-test this myself in the next few days, but I was ...
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Will followers recharge their own weapons?

Related: Does my follower's enchanted weapon need to be refilled? If a follower is given some charged Soul Gems, and an enchanted weapon, will they use the Soul Gems to re-charge the weapon when ...
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What and where is this wall?

I've seen this wall several times on loading screens, but I don't believe I've heard any lore on it or encountered it in-game. I do have a few masks that look like they may belong to that wall, but ...
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Why can't I defeat Paarthurnax?

I want to kill Paarthurnax because I like the Blades. All my friends didn't kill him so I want to find out, on my own, what it's like to. I already killed Alduin and talked to the Blades. Now, they ...
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Are there any un-enchanted hoods that can be worn with other headgear?

The Thieves Guild hood can be worn with additional headgear, and I've tested wearing it with the Archmage's Robes, Vokun/Morokei and an Ebony Helmet. I couldn't understand why this only worked with ...
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Do you take damage if you stay underwater for too long?

My character seems to always be gasping for air when I resurface but I have never taken any damage. Is there a certain amount of time that you can stay underwater without taking any damage?
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Is Ulfric Stormcloak capable of a Dragon Shout?

How did Ulfric Stormcloak kill High King Torygg? Most NPCs including guards keep telling me Ulfric Stormcloak killed High King Torygg by shouting at him. When I came to Solitude, I found that Roggvir ...
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Does my follower gain carry weight bonuses?

If Lydia equips a pair of boots that are enchanted to give a +40 carry weight, does she receive the bonus?
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What can I do if I already killed a dragon for a Blades quest?

I have just initiated three members into the blades and Esbern gave me my first quest with them to go and 'Kill the Dragon in Skyborn Altar' but I have already killed that dragon and so when we show ...
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Can I still get the Oghma Infinium if Septimus is dead?

I killed Septimus before I got the Oghma Infinium. Is there another way to get the item?
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Thieves guild: How to find out which cities still need special jobs

This is somewhat related to this question: How can I find out which special thieves guild quests I have completed?, but I'm not yet that far and still doing the extra job quests for Vex and the other ...
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How can I find out which special thieves guild quests I have completed?

According to this question here, I need to complete a special quest in Markarth, Windhelm, Solitude and Whiterun. Unfortunately I didn't know this when I started the thieves guild career path and now ...
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Dual wielding daggers with numeric shortcuts?

I've assigned num 5 for to my Daedric Dagger and num 2 to my Blade of Woe. When I tap 2 or 5, the weapon in my sword-hand gets replaced. in order to actually dual wield, I need to open up the ...
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Companion rescue quest bug

On the first rescue mission I had, which involves saving a Whiterun stall clerk from some forsworn at a camp/dungeon, I went there and cleared all the enemies (even from the within the dungeon) but ...
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Is my clock broken?

I understand that the Tamrielic cultures have their own names for days and months: Tamrielic | Gregorian --------------------- Sundas | Sunday Morndas | Monday Tirdas | Tuesday Middas | ...
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Can't start “Glory Of The Dead”

The characters (The Huntress lady and such) are just standing around the dead silver hand after I've returned from collecting the witches' heads for Kodlak. The remaining Companions that are outside ...
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Sweep quest for thieves guild in Skyrim

I'm wondering if I've run into a bug on the Xbox version of Skyrim. I have a sweep quest for Vex in the Thieves' Guild to clear Bolli's house in Riften of three valuables. I've scoured the house and ...
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What is the effect of one point of block skill?

I have been unable to find the exact value of one point of blocking. The unofficial Elder Scrolls pages and other wikis do not list a value for blocking. As an example, for heavy armor one point adds ...
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Planning Perk Point Allocations Throughout Skyrim

Spending points on certain skills in the beginning can help you in your early game, but later on on you might wish you spent more points in other areas. Since Skyrim has no reset skills button(that ...
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What's with the spider?

In the Dark Brotherhood's Sanctuary, near where Babette usually sits, there's a spider. This spider is unique in that it is not aggressive, and does not even appear labeled or named when you approach ...
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Why do equipped items keep disappearing from my follower?

I am using Kharjo and every time I put a weapon on him it disappears! I tried enchanting the weapon and naming it, and even dropping it and making him pick it up and it still keeps happening. So far ...
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Can I delete quests? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to clear quests from your journal in skyrim In my Skyrim game, I have too many quests! Is there a way to remove some (preferably without the console), so ...
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Skyrim Dragon Souls [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Dragon souls not activating new words I've killed about 10 dragons but I only have 2 shouts that work and I have bots and pieces of six others. Are the dragon souls ...