The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim Walkthrough

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Side Quests

Rise in the East

  1. Travel to Windhelm.
  2. Make your way through town and down to the docks.
  3. Enter the East Empire Company office.
  4. Speak to Orthus Endario, and listen to his woeful tale of pirates, the rival Shatter-Shield clan, and how you may help.
  5. Agree to get Survaris Atheron’s logbook from the Shatter-Shield clan office.
  6. Exit the East Empire Company office.
  7. Walk next door to the Clan Shatter-Shield office.
  8. Enter the office as per your character’s best manner. The door is (Master) locked at night.
  9. Locate the logbook at the rear of the office, and take it.
  10. Give the logbook to Orthus.
  11. Listen to Orthus read the logbook, and plan out the next step.
  12. Travel to Dawnstar.
  13. Head to Windpeak Inn.
  14. Locate and speak to Stig Salt-Plank, questioning him thoroughly.
  15. Brawl or Bribe Stig to get him to tell you how and where you can join the Blood Horker’s gang.
  16. Return again to Orthus with the new information.
  17. Wait for Adelaisa Vendicci to notice and approach you.
  18. Tell Adelaisa the info about the battle-mage Haldyn and where the Blood Horker’s are located.
  19. Head out to the docks to board the boat to Japhet’s Folly.
  20. Talk to Adelaisa once you reach Japhet’s Folly, and she’ll lay out the plan of attack.
  21. Leave the ship, carefully traverse the ice floe toward the island, and locate the small Sea Cave opening at the island’s base.
  22. Enter the Sea Cave.
  23. Kill a couple of mudcrabs and the first of many Blood Horker pirates in the cellar, making your way steadily upward to Japhet’s Folly Towers.
  24. Climb the spiral staircase of the Towers, dodging a swinging spiked gate trap, and slaying a couple of Blood Horkers.
  25. Locate and go down the long hallway connecting this Tower with the other.
  26. Walk down the spiral staircase of this Tower, defeating more Blood Horkers, and finally coming to another long hallway leading to Haldyn.
  27. Prepare to fight Haldyn and his electricity magic, then take him down.
  28. Search Haldyn’s corpse for a key to a locked exit door you passed earlier.
  29. Exit Japhet’s Folly Towers now, OR
  30. Continue clearing and looting the Towers for all their worth.
  31. Dodge the incoming bombardment from the East Empire Company once you’re outside.
  32. Make your way roughly NE away from the Towers to find Adelaisa waiting for you on the jetty.
  33. Speak to Adelaisa to leave Japhet’s Folly.
  34. Speak to Orthus back at the East Empire Company office to receive your reward. Quest complete!

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10 Comments on The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim Walkthrough


On November 7, 2011 at 10:37 pm

I wonder if 100 Absorb + 100 Reflect would still be possible


On November 8, 2011 at 9:41 am

Probably not but we shall see. I am almost peeing my pants waiting for this game to come out!!!


On November 20, 2011 at 5:29 am

“4.After Einarth transfers his “understanding,” listen for Arngeir’s instructions. You will have to fire your “Shout” at three targets that will appear in the center area.”

when looking at the target and I shout this one oke says master einarth is waiting for you ! Please help


On November 20, 2011 at 2:47 pm

Hold down z for a few seconds he will say the second word, the next shout you learn you will need to equip the shout.


On December 1, 2011 at 1:07 am

has anyone done the ‘The mind of madness’


On December 4, 2011 at 7:15 am

Thanx for the walkthrought. Watching this guy play skyrim, lol classic!


On December 5, 2011 at 4:43 pm

Has anyone cured them selves of vampirizem? i am past my 3 day grace period,and need to know what to do?


On December 18, 2011 at 11:19 am

I need help with lockpicks… I never get any hardly and I run out before I can get even a low med lock picked. Can you smith them because buying does not get you many……….tks

a guy34

On December 28, 2011 at 2:14 am

hit ~ and enter: player.additem a 9999


On January 12, 2012 at 8:13 am

where in the game do one find a soul trap scroll?