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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Am I under leveled?

I'm on the quest, 'Elder Knowledge' and I'm level 13. I made my way through most of the dungeon but when I met with the Dwarven Centurion, I got my ass kicked every time I tried to fight it. Knowing ...
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Why can't I become Master of the Thieves Guild?

I did the 4 'special' quests (Imitation Amnesty, Silver Lining, Summerset Shadows, and The Dainty Sload) and even after that I did the Khajit quest thing that was given by Tonilia. I have the guild ...
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How can I set up insta-sneak-kill and insta-death?

I want to play a character where all my sneak bow attacks deal an insane amount of damage and I take an insane amount of damage from enemies. Currently my plan is to play on Legendary difficulty so ...
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How come some (but not all) of my items that I placed in a barrel gone?

I forgot about some of the things I stored in a container and now they are gone. The reason I am still asking is because I have tracked the specific item (Krosis) I am looking for in my saves. I ...
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Unable to dismiss followers

So I have two followers in my game, and for no reason at all they started glitching. When I press E on them, it has an option to tell them to follow me, no option to open inventory, and no option to ...
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How to get past a damaging floor in skyrim on the darkness rises quest?

To be plain I am stuck or I took a wrong turn somewhere. If I took a wrong turn please put me on the right path. If that is not the case than how do you get past the floor because I cannot go more ...
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How can I remove the stolen tag from items without using pickpocketing, killing people, or using fences? [duplicate]

I have a ton of stolen jewelry, and no way to sell it. What should I do?
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Dark/murky waters [duplicate]

Basically when I go underwater, the screen goes green or blue. I have tried the method to set watershadows or something to 0, but it negates the blood textures and makes the game look like a bloodless ...
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Nexus Mod Manager stopped working

When I was modding my Skyrim, I had a bluescreen. I then restarted my PC. My PC is working fine. And after that I opened my Nexus Mod Manager and it told me "Nexus Mod Manager stopped working." I ...
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Game data transfer and save

i recently put in a new hard drive in my PS3 and transferred all my saved game data onto the new one but it will not let me save while playing the transferred data. is there a fix to this?
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Follower lost custom equipment after wedding

I've had Illia as my follower since level 25-ish and she carries most of my rare equipment that I don't have room for. However, I recently married some random in the game and then continued about my ...
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Followers don't follow after I fast travel somewhere

I was doing the recruiting for the blades after recruiting a mercenary and someone else, then I got the final recruit and fast traveled to Sky Haven Temple but my follower wasn't there. Later I went ...
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Arcadia's Cauldron is locked

I made the mistake of leaving Arcadia's Cauldron during daylight hours when she was speaking to me, and she left too, to finish her dialog. Naturally, she locked the door in the process. After ...
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Wierd Bug with Shooting Arrows [duplicate]

This is NOT a question based on aiming problems, it is another intrinsic bug that I seek the solution to. Whenever I equip a bow and shoot (any type of arrow), even with a full charge, the arrow ...
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Are scimitars especially good weapons?

I'm level 11, and recently defeated a mob of assassin/posse Redguards who all had scimitars. I took one for my weapon collection. The game said it was worth half what a knife's worth. But I see it ...
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Quick weapon cycle [duplicate]

I was planning to try play Skyrim on the PC again. The first time I played, I find the menu system extremely annoying. Especially with regards to cycling/swapping through weapons. It seems to be a ...
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How do I reach the Arch-Mage?

I started the "Under Saarthal" quest a while ago but stopped because I couldn't find the Arch-Mage as the final part of that quest. Now I'm working on it again but no matter how many times I leave ...
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what is the fastest way to kill a troll in skyrim? [duplicate]

So in Skyrim going to one town near a river a regular troll is outside the entrance down the slope of the hill and you have to walk past him I ran using my whirlwind sprint you learn from the ...
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How do I acquire an immortal horse?

I have purchased a horse or two on Skyrim and I accidentally keep killing them with fall damage getting to my destination. I heard of a horse given by the Dark Brotherhood that does not die to fall ...
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Can I loot other Dark Brotherhood Sanctuary doors?

In Skyrim I destroyed the Dark Brotherhood; can I get into the other sanctuary doors (without being in the Brotherhood) and loot them?
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Weird problem with first person camera in Skyrim

Here is a video showing the problem. For some reason the first person mode is really messed up, aiming a bow in third person is also quite strange. I have tried a few first person enhancement mods ...
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Items appear to float mid-air

I have been playing Skyrim (Well, its my 4th year with it), and have noticed many times that some of the items in particular rooms are floating in mid-air. Like, when I enter The Palace of the Kings, ...
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What are the benefits of legendary skills?

I got pretty much all of my skills to level 100 on Skyrim, and now, I have the option to make them legendary. I searched on the wiki and found that this will reset my level to the initial value i.e. ...
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NPC Disappearance during Marriage Event

I asked Onmund (from the college of Winterhold), to marry me. He was my follower. We were in Riften, and he left me at midnight to go to the temple of Mara. I arrived at the temple an hour later, and ...
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I alt tabbed out of Skyrim and there's no way to tab back in [duplicate]

After spending an hour in character creation I needed to alt+tab. I then tried to tab back in as usual, and it just goes to a black screen. Tabbing again does nothing. How do I fix this?
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So my wife was killed, now what?

Long story short I married Lydia, she died in battle, and I resurrected her through console commands. Now speaking with her doesn't have the usual spouse dialogue, I also am not able to get normal ...
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Hearthfire bugs?

I'm playing Skyrim on PS3 and bought every property available in the hearthfire expansion. I have one fully decked out manor near Solitude and one south of DawnStar livable but according to General ...
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Skyrim's Legendary Skill [duplicate]

I noticed that if I set my level 100 Sneak skill to legendary, it will reset to level 15 and I could regain the perk points. My question is: Would I still have the effects from the perks of Sneak ...
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Skyrim missing follower [duplicate]

Ok... I had Vilkas follwing me and i did "the break of dawn" quest. after killing Malkoran, I went back outside, and he was nowhere to be seen. So to make sure that he wasn't dead, I tried to hire ...
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Soul trap does not work - black soul gem

Soul trap does not work. I have the soul trap spell and I cast it on the enemy (human). The enemy shimmers and I kill them within a few seconds, but there's no further effect and my black soul gem is ...
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If you take Markarth as a stormcloak, does your bounty from when it was imperial-held go away? [duplicate]

I just did the Eltry quest and ended up with the corrupt guards trying to take me in. I killed them as well as the other guards who tried to jail me when I walked out. I also killed the ones in the ...
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I need help renting a room in Riverwood but the lady is killing me

The lady that owns the Riverwood Hotel has been killing me and she is part of my quest so I can't kill her. I need to talk to her but I can't because she is killing me. What should I do?
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Maximum damage in a single hit

I used to play Skyrim (without any DLCs) so I don't know much about new stuff that have been added. I feel like playing again (with all DLCs this time), and I am wondering how I can achieve maximum ...
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Do you lose subscriptions to (and files of) mods if it went from free to paid?

Now that Skyrim mods are partially not free, what happens to mods that have chosen to transition from the previously (and only) price of 'free' to '[insert any value that's not 'Free']', what happens ...
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Do the dual wielding perks affect unarmed?

In Skyrim, there's a few one-handed dual weilding skills; one that affects attack speed, another that affects damage. I'm currently playing with unarmed, which there is no skill tree for. Unarmed ...
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Where is Barbas- I Need Him To Stop Following Me [duplicate]

I've gotten the mission "A Daedra's Best Friend" and was given Barbas as a follower- but I told him to stay and went into a dungeon (Twilight Spelunker). He was gone when I came out, and I can't get ...
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The cultists are missing in the 'Boethiah's Calling' quest

At level 29, I came to the shrine of Boethiah and put my follower on the conduit but I hadn't started the quest. I am now level 30 and have started the quest. I sacrificed the follower and it says I ...
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How do I allow saving in safe places only?

How do I allow saving in safe places only? e.g. Your home, tavern, or only in your bed? I am playing Skyrim on the PC. Is there a mod, console command or another solution that can allow this?
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Companion leaving and losing items

Whenever I am in a dungeon or going somewhere, and have a companion, sometimes they will disappear for a good long while. When they do come back, all the items I have given them are gone. How do I get ...
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What console command(s) will allow completion of the College of Winterhold quests?

I have done the College of Winterhold quests before and just wanted to use console commands to finish it again on a different character. What are the console command(s) to allow setting the quests as ...
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How do I get guards to stop chasing me? [duplicate]

I killed a bunch of people in Whiterun and a guard stopped me and asked me to pay up or die. I accidentally hit the 'back' button and left the answer selection. Now every time I show my face in ...
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Becoming unmarried after Hearthfire was removed?

So. I had a saved game with Hearthfire. I had two kids and a husband. I uninstalled Hearthfire, and then got on to do something and it saved after I had it uninstalled. I reinstalled Hearthfire and ...
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Skyrim - How could I change my character? [closed]

Okay so I started playing Skyrim yesterday and I am currently level 22, I currently have a Wood Elf Archer + Stealth. He does alchemy to earn money as well as sell off items that I steal, he is part ...
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How Does Making a Skill Legendary Affect Spells?

I'm at level 67 and I have a couple skills at 100, so I'm considering whether to make one legendary to improve leveling. But I'm not sure how making Alteration, Illusion or Destruction legendary would ...
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How do I exchange my follower for another one?

I have the Vampire Serana following me and I don't want to sacrifice her for the Bohethia Calling quest. When I try to hire someone else e.g. from pubs in cities, they say "it looks like you already ...
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My follower's body turns grey

My follower's body has mismatched color. So, I used a different kind of companion mod. This error didn't happen in one companion mod, but happened in all companion body mod. I used CBBE body, and ...
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Is there a map editor thats not a mod

I've played Skyrim on XBox a few times and I really enjoy the scenery. Skyrim, being a big puzzle on its own, has required me to look up a few things and I sometimes came across posts talking about a ...
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How do I get my saves back after using a character manager in skyrim

I started using character manager v2 today only to find out that it didn't work and deleted all my characters instead. Is there a way to get my characters back?
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Steam Skyrim different languages on the same computer

I and my brother are playing Skyrim from the same computer (using Family Sharing). The problem is that I prefer to play in English but he needs a localized version. There is the localized version in ...
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Does “Summon Arniel's Shade” Level Conjuration Skill?

I've been using "Summon Arniel's Shade" a lot, usually right when I'm first aware of an enemy, often even to lure enemies out. But my conjuration skill doesn't seem to be leveling fast: it's at about ...