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post #1731 of 12885
Shield bash is OP in this game.
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I beat Alduin on Throat of the World without taking a single point of damage by just keeping Dragonrend on him and chaining shield bash, on Master difficulty.
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is there any reason to hang onto the dragon scales and dragon bones?
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post #1733 of 12885
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is there any reason to hang onto the dragon scales and dragon bones?

You can smith them into dragon armor.
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post #1734 of 12885
Hah I didnt know that I always sell them for bank!
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Hah I didnt know that I always sell them for bank!
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You can smith them into dragon armor.

Ah. Good thing I haven't sold them yet. I just let Lydia hang on to them.

I'm so PO'd that I never have enough money to buy a house. I don't even care what it looks like or how big it is as long as it has storage. The only place that I know of that's for sale is the house in Whiterun and I don't have a spare 5k lying around. I usually spend whatever I get from quests and looting on new armor and weapons. I'm primarily using steel armor ( all fragments exquisite) and an Elven bow and sword both exquisite as well.

I'm only on level 10 though. :/

How are the Orcish armors? Any better than Dwarven? I'm saving my money to either smith a set of Dwarven armor or Orcish armor, I'm currently at level 48 smithing so Dwarven is already unlocked but Orcish is coming. What say you?
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post #1736 of 12885
Just take a little time to craft weapons, armor or potions and sell them. Also, spend just a little time collecting loot from dungeons you couldn't carry, and selling them. Dump your heavy stuff in one of the trader's stores while you do this to up your capacity. You could get it done in a few hours, raising your skills, adding markers to your map and leveling up in the process of mining ore, picking ingredients and investigating dungeons.

You could just save money as you go, but I was getting annoyed at not having a home base so I did a little grind while I learned the alchemy bench and forging benches.
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Ah. Good thing I haven't sold them yet. I just let Lydia hang on to them.
I'm so PO'd that I never have enough money to buy a house. I don't even care what it looks like or how big it is as long as it has storage. The only place that I know of that's for sale is the house in Whiterun and I don't have a spare 5k lying around. I usually spend whatever I get from quests and looting on new armor and weapons. I'm primarily using steel armor ( all fragments exquisite) and an Elven bow and sword both exquisite as well.
I'm only on level 10 though. :/
How are the Orcish armors? Any better than Dwarven? I'm saving my money to either smith a set of Dwarven armor or Orcish armor, I'm currently at level 48 smithing so Dwarven is already unlocked but Orcish is coming. What say you?

Should have been a thief. I have 70k lying around with my Khajit character.biggrinsmiley.gif

Also, Orcish is better than Dwarven.
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Theres a high res landscape mod on skyrim nexus. Works quite well so far for me http://www.skyrimnexus.com/downloads/file.php?id=329
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Does anyone else feel that the game is just too easy? Now, I'm not an amazing gamer, I actually barely play that much anymore and this is only my 3rd rpg. To me the game seems to damn easy, I'm only level 16 and just killing everything in my path. I'm a two-handed warrior and I already have dwarven armor. I am seriously killing everything that moves.
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Last night I was playing the Rebels plotline and the Jarl is having me go around and liberate Skyrim from the Imperials. I literally walked in and killed all 30 or so soliders by myself! It's extremely fun but man is it easy. I'm assuming by the time I get to level 100 smithing and 100 two-handed nothing will stop me.
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Ah. Good thing I haven't sold them yet. I just let Lydia hang on to them.
I'm so PO'd that I never have enough money to buy a house. I don't even care what it looks like or how big it is as long as it has storage. The only place that I know of that's for sale is the house in Whiterun and I don't have a spare 5k lying around. I usually spend whatever I get from quests and looting on new armor and weapons. I'm primarily using steel armor ( all fragments exquisite) and an Elven bow and sword both exquisite as well.
I'm only on level 10 though. :/
How are the Orcish armors? Any better than Dwarven? I'm saving my money to either smith a set of Dwarven armor or Orcish armor, I'm currently at level 48 smithing so Dwarven is already unlocked but Orcish is coming. What say you?

Should have been a thief. I have 70k lying around with my Khajit character.biggrinsmiley.gif

Also, Orcish is better than Dwarven.

Alright so I'll craft some more iron daggers to get to level 50 then do orcish. Is there any veins of orcish ore anywhere? I'd rather mine it then buy it.

Also how is the base damage on orcish swords compared to elven?

I can't believe I wasted a skill point on dwarven to not make a single thing with it. frown.gif
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