I accidentally attacked the moth priest in Dawnguard. How do I settle him down? I've got it on PS3.
If you are on PC, you can use the command console.
`(Backtick, not single quote)
- Click on the NPC you want to pacify
setav aggression 0
Hopefully he will not be aggressive towards you anymore.
Full list of commands you can use can be found here: Skyrim:Console
Specifically, you are using the
setav meaning "Set Actor Value" and you are then setting the value of
0 The full list of Actor Values can be found here: Tes5Mod:Actor Value Indices
If you are on console, you can try getting away from the NPC and then sleeping or resting or waiting for several in game days and hopefully he will no longer be aggressive.