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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Where and how can I make my own Dwarven Armour?

I'm the right level now to start making my own Dwarven Armour in Skyrim. And I'm really excited! But I don't know what it takes to make it, or where to even begin making it. Normal forges don't seem ...
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Does it matter what item I enchant?

I'm trying to grind to 100 Enchanting skill. Will enchanting an item heavier than an Iron Dagger net more experience?
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How can I give my follower a horse? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I buy a horse for my companion? How can I can ease my follower's travels and get them a mount? It's common that I loose my follower because I ride and she not.
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Can follower take items all on his/her own?

I gave my follower (Lydia) basic items to improve her chances to survive: armor, weapon, shield, bow and necklace. I also gave her some items to keep if I ever need them for immediate use e.g. fire ...
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Killed a dragon with Whirlwind Sprint?

So long story short I got attacked by a dragon and it landed directly in front of me. I went to use "Unrelenting Force" to stun it, but forgot that I actually had "Whirlwind Sprint" (fully upgraded) ...
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What is the use of ravage/damage potions?

I don't understand the use of Ravage/Damage effects in the potions. White Cap, for example, will Restore Magicka and Ravage Magicka... why would I make anything with this ingredient?
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How to teach an NPC a word of power?

I want to teach my companion to use a Shout, but when i select him, and write the console command, the shout goes to me. I want he become like the Greybeards. How do i add the shout/word of power to ...
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How to equip the right items to companions? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Will Jordis the Sword-Maiden ever use the bow that I made for her? I have a new companion, but I had the bug with Sven also. I'm now using Mjoll, and I gave her my old ...
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Will Jordis the Sword-Maiden ever use the bow that I made for her?

Jordis the Sword Maiden is my new companion after spending the first 40 levels exploring with Lydia, getting into fights, watching her take a knee, waiting for her to catch her breath, take a few ...
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How should I build a character that exclusively uses bound weapons?

I am planning to make a Conjuration character that will only use bound weapons and their related perks. (No other conjuration perks will be needed, such the ones related to summoned atronachs and ...
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Skyrim clocks (game clock and real clock)

How can I check Skyrim time without looking in the saved games details? Is there a way to always have it on the screen? Second clock that I need is a normal clock with my PC time. Is there a way to ...
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What do I do with Indaryn's Gold Necklace in Skyrim?

In Skyrim, I have "Indaryn's Gold Necklace". It's marked as a quest item so I can't drop it. What do I do with it? A google search for the item name yields zero hits. All of the Skyrim wikis seem to ...
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Why am I unable to talk to Brynjolf?

Once I have finished the quest with Kharliah and that high elf dude, from winterhold I think, I'm supposed to talk to Brynjolf (I think) but, he won't talk to me. Is there someone else I need to ...
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How can I force unlimited arrows followers?

Not all the followers will shoot arrows forever even though you have only given them one unit. What I need to know is how can I force followers whose arrows don't last to be infinite. Mods and console ...
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Can't find Faralda [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can not get into the College of Winterhold I never tried getting into the college of Winterhold until I needed info on the Elder Scrolls. I told Faralda I was dragonborn ...
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What is the ship icon near Ysgramor's Tomb?

On my way to Ysgramor's Tomb, I saw a ship outline to the northwest and went to investigate. I went out into the ice flows and the ship outline on the compass began to highlight as I got closer. ...
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Is there a mod or console command which will allow me to push followers out of the way?

Right, so I read the similar question and the answers were pretty much everything I've done to get past them. What I want to know is if there is a console command or mod or something else that lets ...
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Skyrim follower in main quest

I've just started The World-Eater's Eyrie in the main quest, but I saw that my companion (Aranea Ienith) didn't follow me. My question is: where did she go ? Did she go back to Azura's shrine or did ...
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Can you have children in Skyrim?

Is it possible to have children in Skyrim?
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What are the best archers followers?

I'm having a hard time finding a list containing followers who are high skilled in archery. I need a bunch of them to experiment a team of archers following me. In case anyone's wondering I'm using a ...
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Can I betray Molag Bal?

I got the Molag Bal quest in Skyrim, where he wants me to lead the priest to his altar and then kill the priest. When starting this quest I felt certain that there must be, at some point, an option ...
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Characters have different weights depending on their race and sex. How does the weight (not Carry Weight/encumbrance) of a character affect the game? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are all the gender/racial perks? Characters (both player and NPC) may have different weights depending on their race and sex. See: http://uesp.net/wiki/Skyrim:Races ...
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How does the burning damage over time effect interact with your destruction skill-gain?

When you slap your Fire Spell of Choice on your Arch-Nemesis Mob of Choice in Skyrim the evildo-er (or rightous pr--k) takes a healthy dose of instant fire damage, and has a worthwhile DoT effect ...
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My follower is attacking someone. Can I get him/her to stop?

I was fighting a dragon and civilians were getting in the way, I guess I accidentally hit one of the civilians. Now he has gone aggro on me and Lydia is trying to defend me. I just want to avoid him ...
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Skyrim: Ref ID for Pontious Uriel

I have a new follower called Pontious Uriel, who shows up in altar I noticed in Breezehome after I installed the "Better Breezehome" mod. How do I find his refid?
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How many souls does it take to recharge a staff?

How many souls, of what level, etc, does it take to recharge staves?
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How can I prevent my dog from barking so much?

Is there anyway - a mod or via console - to make the dog stop barking all the time? Maybe it is not annoying to other people but I play a stealthy character. I realize that the NPCs may not hear ...
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Does the shipwreck from Rune's (from the Thieves Guild) past exist?

Rune is a character you meet in the Thieves Guild. When you speak to him, he tells you about his past: As a child, Rune washed up on shore after a shipwreck near Solitude, and was found by a ...
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Is it a good idea to install Skyrim onto my Xbox?

I've heard conflicting opinions on this... my boyfriend installed it to his 360 and it made the game take a million years to load. Have any of the updates fixed this yet? I've had a lot of problems ...
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What do I need to make the Potion of Strength?

Does anyone know what (if any) ingredients I can use to make the potion of strength in Skyrim?
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Why hide armor?

In Skyrim, hide armor is made from the same materials as leather armor and, if memory serves, leather beats hide in every category by the numbers. Hide has a shield and leather does not, but other ...
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Are robes considered light armor?

Will my light armor skills go up wearing robes? I don't see the "light armor" tag on them. I have been wearing robes my whole game and have very low armor skills in every tree.
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Quest item has been pushed through a wall

I'm currently playing through the Tending the Flames quest. I have reached the point where I'm in the room where Svaknir's body and soul are located, and the book should be, but it wasn't there. I ...
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Are there any unique bows whose enchantments make them a better choice than a custom enchanted bow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a definitive 'Best Weapon' for each weapon type in Skyrim? Inspired by this answer on the "Is there a definitive 'Best Weapon' for each weapon type in ...
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Wulfgar won't teach me Unrelenting Force's final word after Arngeir accepts horn of Jurgen

I am seeing this bug in Skyrim where Wulfgar doesn't respond though you found his horn. Various attempts and work-arounds I've tried: Gate-related Walked or ...
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How do I zoom in with my bow?

I've started playing Skyrim again after a few months and am having some trouble with archery. I've got the Eagle Eye perk, which says I can zoom in by holding the Block button. However, I'm not sure ...
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Does sneaking slowly produce less sound than sneaking regularily?

When sneaking, you are able to move slowly using Shift as when walking. But, are NPCs more likely to hear you if you are sneaking "fast"? Does sneaking slowly actually reduce the sound you make? I ...
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Can't purchase house in Wildhelm or advance the quest in Skyrim

I just finished one of the Stormcloaks missions and I am supposed to report to Ulfric. When I check the quest journal, I see that three entries are completed (Liberate Falkreath, Liberate The Reach, ...
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I've done 62 jobs from the Thieves Guild, but haven't gotten a single one for Windhelm. Am I bugged?

I have completed the main quest line. I have done 62 jobs for the Thieves Guild, consecutively, over the course of a few (real life) days, little by little. I have done a variety of jobs from both ...
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I lost my purchased horse in Skyrim - please help? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What happens to my horse if I ride another horse? While I was doing a quest called "The Battle For Fort Dunstad", I got off my horse outside of the fort so it won't get ...
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Is there a Book within Skyrim that translates the Dragon Tongue?

I'm aware of lore webpages dedicated to translations and education on the Dragon's Language in the game, but is there any in-game source that does something similar?
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Excessively long load/save times [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Skyrim Very Long Load Times! I have turned off the auto-saves due to the fact it takes about 7-10 minutes to do so. Even going through a door or fast traveling still takes ...
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What are the benefits of alchemy?

Assuming that money is not a limiting factor, is there any use being an alchemist? I ask this because in some other role-playing games, alchemy is just a waste of perks. What's the situation with ...
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How do I fix the diamond claw door in Skuldafn not opening even after I've put the rings in the right place?

Even though I have the correct answer to the puzzle, it won't open. At first the rings didn't even move, so I exited and reentered the temple. That worked, but now the door just won't open with the ...
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Skyrim Companion's quest “Striking the Heart.”

I went where it told me to go in Valheim Towers but there isn't anyone there and I don't know what to do.
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Why did enemies spawn around me when I fast traveled after the latest patch?

So it's happened a few times, but never anything major, like an out of place mage or something. Well, this time, after the latest patch (from 1.4.21 I believe to 1.4.27), my lady necromancer fast-...
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How do I check if the HD textures are correctly loaded?

Is there a way to check if the HD textures of Skyrim are correctly loaded in the game? I installed them without an error, but I'm not quite sure whether they are actually active, as I can't really see ...
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What is the most effective way to build a destruction caster / 1 hander character? [closed]

My character has destruction spells and 1 handed sword equipped at all times. What is the most effective way to build this type of character?
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Is there a way to clean up Hjerim after the 1.4 patch?

According to UESP, the 1.4 patch included a fix for the "...issue where the player house in Windhelm would not clean up properly". However, after applying the update and loading a game where I'd ...
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Why some dragon claw doors do not open?

For some reasons I cannot open some dragon claw doors. I have the right dragon claw for the door, and I am putting the right code in but the door does not open, it just shoots poison darts at me. It ...