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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Is there a way to get the awesome robe enchantments on armor?

As a mage there are some nice clothes out there. I'm wearing: Master's Robes of Destruction +150% Magika Regen -22% magika cost for Destruction Pretty awesome. But not wearing armor makes me ...
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What's the benefit of initiating followers into the Blades?

Once you've discovered Sky Haven Temple, Delphine Jend tells you that if you'd like to expand the ranks of the Blades, you can bring followers to her, and she'll administer the oath and induct them ...
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What are the locations of all the purchasable houses in Skyrim?

I understand that the first purchasable house is in Whiterun. I want to know what other houses are buyable in the game and what cities/towns they are located in. I would also like to know their order ...
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Is it possible to kill Ulfric after joining the Stormcloaks?

So I've been thinking if it's possible to join the Stormcloaks only to realize Ulfric's an ass and kill him after that at some point of the game (I know you can't just go and kill him at first because ...
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How do I get powdered mammoth tusk?

Am I missing something? I can find plenty of tusks, but I just don't know if I can make them into powder myself or do I have to find them for sale?
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Which enchants are worth the most money?

In terms of gold return. If I'm levelling enchanting by enchanting iron daggers, which enchant gives the dagger the most value? Assuming I'm using just petty/lesser souls.
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In Skyrim, how is the duration of the slow effect from frost damage determined?

Does the slow effect last longer depending on the amount of frost damage dealt? If I choose to enchant a weapon with frost, can I get away with adding only 1 point of frost damage so I can maximize ...
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Dragons are buggy - how to resolve? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are dragon fights buggy in the current version of Skyrim? I have a problem with my dragons in Skyrim on the xBox 360. Whenever I encounter a dragon, it behaves buggy. ...
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What option in Skyrim did I set that caused my books and book text to look small?

Currently, my books and text look like this: (Image was resampled from 1440 x 900 resolution) As you can see, the book and text size is very small in proportion to the rest of the screen. These ...
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Where can I find the key to the top roof of the College of Winterhold?

Where can I find the key to the top floor (roof) of the College of Winterhold? My game has glitched and Mirabelle Ervine seems to be up there. I think it was due to a dragon landing in the court ...
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I've been given a quest to collect an item from Lydia, but she is dead. How do I complete the quest?

Long ago in my Skyrim characters growth, Lydia was my companion, and then I entered a dungeon and it was dark, and I missed with my sword and Lydia died, but I didn't realise for sometime afterward ...
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Is there a way to get rid of the old enchant?

I have come across many enchanted items of the same sort. For example Items of Sneak that increase sneak skill by different percentages. Now throughout my game i think i have found out that when you ...
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Is the Dual Savagery perk multiplied by the Assassins Blade perk?

From elderscrolls.wikia.com/wiki/Sneak_(Skyrim): Assassin's Blade Sneak attacks with daggers now do a total of fifteen times normal damage. From elderscrolls.wikia.com/wiki/One-Handed: ...
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How can I start the Blood on the Ice quest?

I am currently part of the Stormcloaks and just finished Rescue from Fort Neugard. The Jarl wants to make me a thane and is telling me to buy a house, but his steward is telling me the house is ...
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Where are the Thieves Caches in White run?

I spotted the Thieves cache symbol outside Belathors General Goods in Whiterun, but can't seem to find it, where is it, and the others in Whiterun?
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How do I open the gate in Korvajund Temple?

I'm in Korvanjund with the Stormcloacks and just passed the Ebony Claw door, but now I can't find anyway to open the gate: I already checked upstairs and found a hidden room, but that wasn't it. So ...
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Is the Master Criminal achievement broken?

I've completed all achievements so far, except the Master Criminal one, where you're supposed to have a bounty of 1000 gold or higher in each hold at the same time: Eastmarch (Windhelm) Falkreath ...
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Exactly how good of a follower is Aranea Ienith? Is she worth foregoing the Black Star?

I realize that there are already a variety of questions that debate the usefulness of the Black Star versus Azura's Star, and it's pretty evident that the Black Star is more useful--black soul gems ...
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Which hints would you give for an effective Assassin/Thief build?

what suggestions do you have for such build? Which perks should I pick? Should I enchant weapons or use grindstone? How would I regenerate health quicker without resorting to magic (even just out of ...
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What parts of Autorun need to be disabled to avoid Autosave lag in Skyrim?

I've read that disabling Autosave in Skyrim helps to avoid the lag it can create after the savefile has exceeded a certain threshold. However, I'm wondering if it really is all of Autosave that needs ...
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Skyrim is crashing my PS3

I've seen a thread or two about the lag problems in Skyrim on the PS3. However, I've seen few (if any) about Skyrim actually crashing the system. Perhaps my case is actually a lag, and I'm just not ...
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How do you reset the training counter with the console?

I can't find how to reset the trained this level-counter. Is there a command to do so via the console, and if so—what is it?
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Restoration trainer dead at the college of winterhold. Where can I now buy higher level spells?

So the restoration trainer at the college of winterhold, Colette Marence, is gone. I don't think I killed her myself, but she's gone, and I have been trying to wait for her. I've already searched the ...
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Should I play oblivion before I start playing Skyrim [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is Skyrim's story related to the previous Elder Scrolls games? Are Oblivion and Skyrim related? If they are, should I play Oblivion before playing Skyrim?
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No Dolby Digital from optical out in Skyrim

I'm trying to get Dolby Digital (DD) when playing Skyrim on my PC. I can successfully get DD to show up on my receiver (Onkyo 5.1) when playing a .MKV in VLC Player (and selecting SPDIF). However, ...
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Can I get my stuff back from a follower after he has left my service?

I had a follower (Jzargo) and had him carry a bunch of my loot. But I forgot to get it back from him before I sent him home. Now he won't talk to me because I'm in the middle of a quest involving the ...
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How do I build a good defense for character in Skyrim?

I'm a Reguard Warrior in Skyrim, but in just about every battle I get my backside handed to me. In fact my follower is stronger and can take hits better than I can, and I don't think she even equipped ...
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Where can I find items to Disenchant?

In Skyrim there are a number of Enchantments availble for you to enchant your weapons and armour with, which can be gained from disenchanting a weapon which already contained said enchantment. Most ...
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Elisif's Tribute - Where is the shrine of Talos?

I am trying to become Thane of Haafingar hold/ Solitude. I cleared out Wolfskull cave, Elisif asked me to take her Husband's War Horn to a shrine of Talos. It shows up as a Misc Journal entry. ...
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Where can I find an item that can be disenchanted to learn “resist fire?” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where can i find an item to to give me the Fortify alchemy enchantment? Is there anywhere that I can find an item that is enchanted with fire resist other than hoping ...
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Does raising smithing over 100 do anything?

Semi-related: Is it possible to boost skills beyond 100 points? I bring this up because I just found the http://elderscrolls.wikia.com/wiki/Notched_Pickaxe. I did test this myself, and I didn't ...
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Grand Staff of Charming mission?

I have a Grand Staff of Charming that I cannot drop as it is part of a quest. Does anyone know what quest it is for?
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Broken quest (Leifnarr's death). Is it possible to fix it?

as per subject I'm on PS3 and unfortunately I've uncovered the body of Leifnarr before getting the quest. Is it possible to get the quest after you've found the body? I've read around on PC you can ...
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Repairing the white phial quest broken?

There is a quest in Windhelm where you have to find a white phial for the alchemist. This quest is not a problem, after many days, you get a letter from him again to meet him at his shop. Its this ...
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How can I kill an erratic dragon? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are dragon fights buggy in the current version of Skyrim? I have run across a dragon that is erratic in behavior. He just flops around the sky like a fish on dry land. I ...
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How do I get more mannequins?

Is it possible for me to add mannequins through the console in some way or form? Or is there a mod that lets me place and buy them?
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Can I gain access to the Thieves Guild treasury?

I've completely finished the Thieves Guild quest line, which means I'm now Guild Master. Up until this point, I've had access to a very empty treasury. Now that I'm leader, I've noticed that the ...
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Do weapon specific perks work while dual striking in Skyrim?

In Skyrim, if you do a dual strike, where you hit both attack buttons to hit with both weapons simultaneously, do the weapon-specific perks (sword crit, mace ignore armor, axe... something) apply? ...
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Can I force 'Quick Save' to use a new file each time?

Console scripts, mods, or voodoo is acceptable as an answer.
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How do I bind QuickLoad and QuickSave to a button on my Xbox controller in Skyrim?

I'm playing the PC version with an XBox controller. The middle Xbox ring button would be ideal for quick save in this game! :)
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What disenchantable item has fortify enchanting?

I've been itching to make a set of fortify enchanting gear, but I have yet to find an item with fortify enchanting that I can disenchant. Where can I find one? If my only option is checking vendors ...
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How can I find or recall my horse?

Lately, I've been finding my horse to be more of an annoyance to use than an asset to have. But, maybe I'm missing something that could resolve this - or maybe it's the game that's missing this. I'm ...
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Is it possible to assign in game functions to the d-pad on the Logictech F710?

Anyone know if it's possible to assign functions to the d-pad (the digital 8-way pad) on the Logitech F710 in Skyrim? When you play with keyboard you have the option to assign favourite spells and ...
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I've lost Shadowmere - where can I find her?

So I own Shadowmere from the Dark Brotherhood. However, I jumped on another horse for a few seconds, before fast travelling. I did a few quests, without even thinking about Shadowmere, and now when I ...
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Is there any optimal number of trees to spread skill points?

I started the game as an sneaky archer, thinking that I could only "choose" 2-3 skill trees to invest in. At the moment I have high skill in Archery, Sneaking, Conjuration, Illusion, Smithing, ...
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Is disenchanting an item the only way to learn enchantments?

If I'm trying to learn a rare or powerful enchantment do I just have to be lucky enough to find a weapon or armour piece that has that specific enchantment? Seems like that could be annoying and very ...
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Can the Iceform shout freeze any monster?

I was wondering if the Iceform shout, with all three words, could freeze a dragon. I don't want to get disappointed by it if I am going to get it.
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Do skill increases and perks increase the dual wielding attack speed?

From my recent experiences with a new dual-dagger wielding character, I noticed that repeatedly slashing with a single dagger seems to be equally fast as slashing alternately with two daggers being ...
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What gives higher experience in smithing? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does value affect the gain of smithing experience? In previous Elder Scrolls games, weapons and armour would have their quality degrade and you would have to repair ...
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What creatures fit into the different soul gem sizes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I know what type of soul a creature has? There are a few questions on soul gems and how they work or where to find them, but nothing on which creatures fit into ...