Chapter 6 – The Jagged Crown

The Ruins of Korvanjund.

Avingard joins a group of legionnaires led by Legate Rikke to retrieve the Jagged Crown from Korvanjund temple. Unfortunately, the task of retrieving the crown is not going to be easy as old temples such as Korvanjund are usually filled with danger. Stories have been told about the undead – called Draugrs – attacking anyone who ventures into their place of rest.

Chapter 5 – Proving Grounds

Near Fort Hraggstad

Avingard arrives at Solitude to join the Imperial Legion. After entering the city, he is introduced to the severe law and punishment of Skyrim, Before joining the Legion, Avingard is tasked with clearing out Fort Hraggstad, which has been inhabited by a group of bandits, to prove he is worthy of joining the Imperial Legion.

Skyrim Factions Leave Much to Be Desired

Snowy Skyrim

The Elder Scrolls games are known for their open-ended style of gameplay, where a player can join many different factions. Unfortunately, I feel that the factions within Skyrim are not as well done as I wish they could be, and this post outlines some of my reasons why I think this way.

RolePlaying in Skyrim

Kilkreath Ruins From the Road

Roleplaying in Skyrim can be as complex as you would like. There are a few “rules” that many roleplayers use to enhance their immersion in the game, and provide a level of difficulty that isn’t found in the vanilla version. Here are several ideas to think about if you wish to roleplay in Skyrim.

How I Choose My Skyrim Mods


I have always modded the Elder Scrolls game since I first started playing the series with Morrowind. With Skyrim I have tried to install mods that meet specific requirements to ensure I am always immersed in the story from the beginning. There are several factors I use before installing a mod, and I explain those factors in this post.

Chapter 4 – The Dangerous Road

4 - The Dangerous Road

Leaving Whiterun behind, Avingard journeys north along a road that will take him to Solitude. The route to Solitude can be long and treacherous at times, but with a little help, and all the skills that he has developed since arriving in Skyrim, Avingard seems ready to make the journey and finally join the Imperial Legion.

Chapter 3 – Bounty Hunter

3 - Bounty Hunter

Realizing that he is in need of some money for supplies, Avingard accepts offers to rid two locations from bandits in the Whiterun hold. The battles test the skill and strength of Avingard as he fights to stay alive in order to continue his journey to Solitude to join up with the Imperial Legion.

Chapter 2 – The Traveler

2 - Traveler

After his successful battles with bandits, Avingard decides to head towards Solitude. Lod, on the other hand, advises Avingard to travel to Whiterun to pick up supplies before making the trek. Trusting Lod, Avingard begins his journey to Whiterun, and begins to see the true power and beauty that Skyrim has to offer. During his trip, he also learns how the Civil War is affecting the citizens of Skyrim.