Oblivion Walker achievement in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition

Oblivion Walker

Collect 15 Daedric Artifacts

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How to unlock the Oblivion Walker achievement

  • Pra1s3Th3SunPra1s3Th3Sun229,614
    10 Nov 2016 01 Nov 2016 01 Nov 2016
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    Daedric Artifacts are earned by completing specific quests throughout Skyrim. While there are only 15 quests in the game you can technically earn 16 artifacts due to a bug in the end of one quest. This means you can either entirely skip a quest you don't want to do, or still get the achievement if you fail to get one of the missable artifacts.

    First off, a checklist of the available artifacts and the level you need to be to begin the quest for them;

    Level 1:
    - Azura's Star / The Black Star
    - Saviour's Hide / Ring of Hircine
    - Mace of Molag Bal
    - Ring of Namira
    - Wabbajack
    - Skull of Corruption

    Level 9:
    - Volendrung

    Level 10:
    - Masque of Calvicus vile

    Level 12:
    - Dawnbreaker
    - Spellbreaker

    Level 14:
    - Sanguine Rose

    Level 15:
    - Oghma Infinium

    Level 20:
    - Ebony Blade
    - Mehrune's Razor

    Level 30:
    - Ebony Mail

    *NOTE* - The Masque of Calvicus Vile, Mehrunes Razor, Skull of Corruption and ring of Namira can all be missed by completing their respective quests in the "wrong" way.

    In the spoiler tags you'll find a brief summary of the questline for each artifact, and how to avoid missing any. Quest start locations are bolded for anyone who just wants to know where to look and then experience the quest for themselves.

    Azura's Star / The Black Star - Quest: "The Black Star"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Saviours Hide / Ring of Hircine - Quest: "Ill Met By Moonlight"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Mace of Molag Bal - Quest: "House of Horrors"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Ring of Namira - Quest: "The Taste of Death"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Wabbajack - Quest: "The Mind of Madness"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Skull of Corruption - Quest: "Waking Nightmare"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Volendrung - Quest: "The Cursed Tribe"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Masque of Calvicus Vile - Quest: "A Daedra's Best Friend"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Dawnbreaker - Quest: " The Break of Dawn"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Spellbreaker - Quest: "The Only Cure"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Sanguine Rose - Quest: "A Night To Remember"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Oghma Infinium - Quest: "Discerning the Transmundane"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Ebony Blade - Quest: "The Whispering Door"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Mehrune's Razor - Quest: "Pieces of the Past"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Ebony Mail - Quest: "Boethia's Calling"
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    It got a little late so I have yet to finish this. I included a brief description of how to start each quest so anyone who sees this guide in its current state can still find them all. Honestly none of these quests are particularly complicated so between the quest starting points, required level and advice on which are missable you should have all you need for the achievement. That being said I will come back to this in a day or two when I have time to update details on quest info.
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    ServeMeTheSkyFor anyone struggling with finding Sam for the "A Night To Remember" quest, he can be found in any of the taverns, not just the ones in holds. Apparently it is the tavern closest to you after you reach level 14, but I haven't confirmed.

    For me, I found him in Rorikstead.
    Posted by ServeMeTheSky on 27 Aug 18 at 23:32
    o IExcisionGreat solution, will be going for this chevo today clap
    Posted by o IExcision on 04 Oct 18 at 12:41
    CorporaI PigThe achievement is not unlocking, though I have more artifacts needed. Someone help!
    Posted by CorporaI Pig on 17 Mar 20 at 04:12
    Posted by TheAlterPlace on 10 Aug 20 at 17:58
    xSunshadowxDo you have to level the Ebony Blade to its full power for it to count towards this achievement?
    Posted by xSunshadowx on 09 Sep 20 at 19:12
    slam123I know in the 360 version you didn’t need to have all artifacts in your inventory to receive the achievement. Is this still true? I’d like to sell some of the stuff to clear up inventory space and weight if I can!

    Posted by slam123 on 30 Dec 20 at 21:19
    SuperPed13Anyone having trouble finding the jarl in the whispering door search the palace basement in solitude. Your welcome
    Posted by SuperPed13 on 01 Jan at 21:51
    NeurotiicEnVI unlocked this achievement thank you !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Posted by NeurotiicEnV on 19 Jan at 21:51
    SourKraut1944Atub doesn't show up with the orcs. Anyone got any clue why?
    Posted by SourKraut1944 on 25 Jan at 00:37
    lindybeatCan you unlock this by finishing the quests with different characters?
    Posted by lindybeat on 27 Mar at 02:50
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