Locate the Assassin of Old is a Quest in Skyrim. It is possible to obtain the armor before the quest is started by using the Ritual Stone's power near the wall the assassin's corpse is hidden behind, then traveling outside. Along with some predictions about the Brotherhood, Olava will suddenly see a potential for adventure and wealth, a place hidden behind Deepwood Redoubt, namely Hag's End. I've killed all the enemies & have learned even learned the Word of Power in Hag's End. I can't find the dead Dark Brotherhood Assassin that's supposed to be in Hags End Hey guys, I gave the token in, got the quest, opened the handle behind the throne and it said I had found the dead assassin, but there is no one in the room. After saving and restarting, the odd neck problem goes away. Once accepted, players can find the armor in Hag's End, worn by a dead assassin in a secret room behind the throne. 360 PS3 There is a hagraven inside who, if hit with a hard enough destruction spell, will glitch through the wall and only visible with the Aura Whisper shout. The assassin is not immune to reanimation, which can potentially cause this quest to break if his corpse is cleaned up. Additionally, there is a chest behind him containing more treasure. Hands of Midnight - Hag's End next to the Assassin of old. Explore the stony steps to the right of the first set of stairs to find a dead adventurer and a locked chest. Captain Kordan's Saber - Dainty Sload at the end on a table. However, it is possible to kill the hagraven before she teleports if wielding Mehrunes' Razor. This will close the path behind you, but open up for progress on the eastern wall. Elder Scrolls is a FANDOM Games Community. If an entry is marked as "Finishes Quest" it means the quest disappears from the Active Quest list, but you may still receive new entries for that quest. Move quickly through the southwestern tunnel, or an enemy may trigger the swinging blades trap. I've just completed all the Dark Brotherhood quests, and went back to give the token to Olava the feeble, where she gives a quest to locate the Assassin of old. 191. Calliben's Grim Retort - Thalmor Embassy on a bookshelf in a bedroom. After getting your reading from Olava, you will have to locate the dead assassin. Make your way to Hag's End. Killing it allows you to obtain the Ancient Shrouded Armor set without completing (or even starting) the Dark Brotherhood questline." DBOlavaReadingTreasureObjective. As soon as you attempt to fight the hagraven, she'll teleport herself deeper into the dungeon unless you kill her first, so there is not much to do but pick up the chase. Reward. On the way through Deepwood Redoubt, several Forsworn are encountered. (Optional) Defeat the hagraven. Reward Still, nothing solves this. Finally, locate the entrance to Hag's End and enter. The Ancient Shrouded Armor set can reappear on the body of The Assassin of Old if you reanimate him after changing location. I feel like I'm missing something really obvious. These boots, which are part of the Ancient Shrouded set, are legitimately one of the best pair of boots that you can get if you’re looking for items to aid an assassin’s playthrough. He carries the full set of Ancient Shrouded Armor. Faction Show her the token and a surprised Olava will immediately realize why you are there and will then reluctantly provide a reading of your future. Dark Brotherhood side quest WhiterunDeepwood Redoubt This area has forsworn, witches and a hagraven so it might be a bit challenging, but the reward is a set of armor with 35% better archery, 100% resistance to poison, muffled footsteps, double melee sneak attack damage and a very good armor stat. The corpse may never appear, which makes it impossible to complete the quest. Glitch- Misc Quest: Locate The Assassin of Old » Sat May 19, 2012 7:51 pm Don't know if anyone else has this problem (nor did I scan the topics to see), but after accepting the quest & going to Hags end; The corpse is not behind the sliding wall preventing me from obtaining the Ancient Shrouded Armour. Markarth, the capital city of The Reach, is fairly unique. Dispose of the witches, attack the hagraven until she disappears, and pull the chain. Dark Brotherhood Further through the gates is a Word Wall with the Slow Time shout. Go to Deepwood Redoubt. It is possible that the corpse may not appear at all. Any text displayed in angle brackets (e.g.. Not all Journal Entries may appear in your journal; which entries appear and which entries do not depends on the manner in which the quest is done. Make your way to Hag's End. It's possible to climb your way to the altar and pickup Bloodthorn before you enter Hag's End - from the secret area above the waterfall, work your way around the rocks. Cross the bridge and check the left room for a frostbite spider and the quest-related book The Legend of Red Eagle. Battleaxe of Hatred - Embershard Mine on a shelf. A Deepwood Redoubt Key is carried by the Forsworn, which unlocks the southeastern door in the room with the runes. Back inside, head left but be prepared for battle. Find a Dark Brotherhood assassin in a hidden room. 193. Dungeon Delving: Do a favor for Igmund, the Jarl of Markarth by retrieving a shield. The rogue in the shadows, the assassin, still chooses who lives and dies at the end of the day. Discover a Dark Brotherhood Assassin behind a hidden wall. Look to your left as you enter the room for an alchemy lab and a Scroll of Firebolt. Deepwood Redoubt can be found here: In Deepwood Redoubt you will find a number of Foresworn who are fairly easy to … This is so frustrating. The 5 Best Armor Sets In Skyrim (& The 5 Worst) Bethesda's The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is a massive game, one loaded with great and awful armor pieces just waiting to be found by the player. Sinweaver - Thalmor Headquarters upstairs on a wall. On reaching the hidden room behind the throne the quest is completed, but the corpse is not there. Olava the Feeble The "assassin of old" is located in hidden room behind a throne on the second floor. If the Dragonborn attempts to speak to Olava again, she will simply say: "By Sithis, but you are a persistent one. Watch out for several traps in the tunnel ahead, then enter the next room for your second encounter with the hagraven and a few witches. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. TBA Finally, open the door for your final encounter with the hagraven, and your additional rewards. For starters, it’s built on top and nearby an old dwemer city, and even utilizes a… Destroy the Dark Brotherhood! Community content is available under. Although optional, you may continue on to clear the ruin. Beyond, in Deepwood Vale, there are more Forsworn in a camp. Before adding a bug to this list, consider the following: *Disclosure: Some of the links above are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, Fandom will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Now I have already been to Deepwood and Hag's end, clearing them out (twice), so I fast travelled to Hag's End to find the goodies bequeathed to me. Ancient Shrouded Armor I've cleaned my masters with Tes5edit, BOSSed my load order, and bashed my patch. Proceed to the first room and avoid the elemental runes on the floor. The Elder Scrolls IV: Knights of the Nine, https://elderscrolls.fandom.com/wiki/Locate_the_Assassin_of_Old?oldid=3123081, There is a chance that when the door out of Deepwood Redoubt is left, the Dragonborn may drop down into a crevice where it is only possible to exit with, It is possible to obtain infinite amounts of the armor. Behind a secret door in Hag's End. Detailed Walkthrough The Reading. How to get: Attack and raid the corpse of an assassin in Hag’s End. Armed with the information provided by Olava the Feeble, the Dragonborn can then head off to Hag's End which is accessed via Deepwood Redoubt and collect the armour and weapons which have been hidden there.. The hagraven's teleportation is scripted, and will always occur if you attempt to attack it using any means. Then just wait until she is finished and the quest updates, and now you can pick up the token and keep for an everlasting memory of the dear old lady or sell it for profit. Through there is Hag's End, a place where a Dark Brotherhood member can be found. It's best to explore this location while completing Miscellaneous: Locate the assassin of old Dark Brotherhood quest. When you're level 15 or higher, head over to Hag's End to get the Predator's Grace boots which has a better Muffle enchantment and Bloodthorn, which is a weak dagger for backstabbing but is useful for harvesting souls and has a drain health enchantment. Reward for completing the quest Locate the Assassin of Old. If. Locate the Assassin of Old Locate the Assassin of Old. Okay, so Hag's End is being a big, black hole of CTDs for me. Take. Location (radiant) Olava's Token may not be removed from your inventory after the reading. When you are done, locate the lever to lower the bridge. Breaching Security (Optional) Defeat the hagraven. The Word Wall may not trigger once you approach. Fight the opponents while dodging the destruction spells from the hagraven. If this happens it is waiting outside in Deep Vale. Behind a stone throne a handle on the wall now opens up a secret stone wall to uncover a long dead … Walkthrough [edit | edit source] Locate the assassin of old [edit | edit source]. Pick the fight, watch the hagraven disappear, then locate the handle behind the throne on the left hand side to lower the stone wall. She'll mention an old assassin resting in Hag's end and you'll get a quest marker towards it. This bonus unlocks the "Locate the Assassin of Old" quest from Olava the Feeble. Finally, up multiple sets of stairs leading east, there is Hag's End, where witches and a hagraven are fought. I finally did the olava's token quest to find the assassin of old and he's not there. The following empty quest stages were omitted from the table: 0, 255. If you manage to kill her before she teleports, she will appear dead at the top of Deepwood Vale. Activate the nearby handle which will elevate three sets of gates and shoot spikes out of the wall. Birthright of Astalon - Northwatch Keep on a shelf. Ancient Shrouded Armor is the chest piece of a set of armor found on a dead assassin in Hag's End.Alongside this piece, this set of armor also includes boots, a cowl, and gloves.It shares its appearance with regular Shrouded Armor.However, Ancient Shrouded Armor has a superior armor rating, lower weight, and higher gold value than the normal version of this armor. Taking the path to the right will lead to a pair of rooms with an Arcane Enchanter in one, and a Forsworn enemy in the other. Delayed Burial. Type Haven't I told you enough?". Receive a reading from Olava the Feeble. Immediately after opening the first iron door, you will encounter several hostile witches, along with a hagraven. Prerequisite Word Wall in Hags End blank? Upon successful completion of the Dark Brotherhood quest Breaching Security, Gabriella will hand you Olava's Token as a special bonus, if you managed to slay Gaius Maro in any hold capital. Stages are not always in order of progress. Objective. Use caution here as you could easily fall to the lower level and have to re-enter the door and work your way back up to the ledge. If you didn't grab the key from the Frostbite Spider room, the hagraven carries another copy. Also there is a sneaky master-locked side-door entrance at the base of the Southern right-hand side tower. You will find yourself at the very top of Deepwood Vale, with the hagraven waiting for you on a ledge. I don't even know if I'm supposed to go in there! Your target, the corpse of a Dark Brotherhood Assassin, is hidden behind the wall. This page was last modified on 22 April 2020, at 06:13. Sorry, pup, but I'm not quite in the mood.". 3 Wabbajack Wearer is muffled and moves silently. Walkthrough. The UESPWiki – Your source for The Elder Scrolls since 1995, https://en.uesp.net/w/index.php?title=Skyrim:Locate_the_Assassin_of_Old&oldid=2140098, Skyrim-Bugs Fixed by the Unofficial Skyrim Patch. By looting his corpse the ancient shrouded armor is gained. 1 Interactions 1.1 Locate the Assassin of Old 2 Trivia 3 Appearances After completing the miscellaneous quest "Receive a reading from Olava the Feeble," this miscellaneous quest is received, and begins in Deepwood Redoubt. After the unavoidable fight against another wave of Forsworn, explore the area for some minor loot inside the southern and northern towers, and a hidden area on top of the waterfall including an expert-locked chest and a pair of fixed Predator's Grace boots. Comments: The redoubt is being occupied by bandits and it's linked to Hag's End (sector 1, number 29). After completing 'Breaching Security', Gabriella will give the Dragonborn Olava's Token if they kill Gaius Maro. Discover a Dark Brotherhood Assassin behind a hidden wall. 192. Reloading a previous save and re-entering did not fix this problem. The gloves can be found inside Hag’s End during the quest Locate the Assassin of Old given by Olava the Feeble. The armor itself can be found on the corpse of an assassin inside a secret room behind the throne in Hag's End. I'm still in Hag's End & I can't find this assassin! Using the Ritual Stone power in Hag's End can raise the assassin corpse. She will then suggest they travel to Whiterun, and speak to Olava the Feeble. You can get the reading from Olava the Feeble at any time after completing Breaching Security, but the predictions will remain the same - even if you have completed the Dark Brotherhood questline and they have already happened. "Using the Ritual Stone power in Hag's End can raise the assassin corpse. This mod brings back many of the classic unique weapons, armor and clothing from The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. Follow the path down to the bridge and then if not attacked drop into the river and follow it right to an apprentice-locked chest and a Nirnroot under the waterfall. Description . The Ancient Shrouded Cowl disappears and causes baldness when equipped by Khajiit or Argonians. Inside the secret room the dead Dark Brotherhood Assassin, named the Dark Brotherhood Assassin, can be found. As suggested by the name, Deepwood Vale is an isolated outdoor valley, and can only be accessed through the previous cave. Upon successful completion of the Dark Brotherhood quest Breaching Security, Gabriella will hand you Olava's Token as a special bonus, if you managed to slay Gaius Maro in any hold capital. Three more witches are encountered in the throne room of Hag's End. There's a door that has an expert lock, but I'm out of lockpicks! The unique dagger Bloodthorn can be found on the altar, and a boss-leveled chest sits to the left of the door you last came through. Can also be looted from a Dark Brotherhood Assassin. The sound effects were all there however the word would not show so I can't learn it. By taking the Ritual Stone and activating its effect while standing right up against the door, you can revive the Assassin of Old, then head outside of Hag's End to make him spawn next to you, where his armor can be taken once the effect wears off. She tells of a cave that is home for the Dragonborn ("a sanctuary"), with family, but that there will be "so much blood." The map will just mark Hag's End, but you cannot go to Hag's End unless you go through Deepwood Redoubt. While Hag's End can be accessed before accepting the quest, the pull chain to open the secret door will not appear until Olava has been visited. Quest Giver This is usually the case with quests that have multiple possible outcomes or quests where certain tasks may be done in any order. The character's neck is also left glitched when the cowl is unequipped no matter what other head wear is used afterwards. This is a ported version of my original Skyrim mod, now it … Despite the fact, that this quest has officially ended, I highly recommend completing the exploration of Hag's End, because there are more treasures hidden there. This room also contains a copy of the Hag's End Key which is easily missed on a small shelf to the right of the fireplace. The switch which lowers the stone wall to reveal the Assassin of Old will not appear on the wall behind the throne if the player has not received Olava's reading. The last resting place for an assassin of old, his fortunes are yours to take. He is clad in a complete, unique set of Ancient Shrouded Armor, and by his side is an unlocked chest with leveled gold and loot. 0. This key unlocks the master-locked gate ahead, which contains a locked, trapped chest. Upon successful completion of the Dark Brotherhood quest Breaching Security, Gabriella will hand you Olava's Token as a special bonus, if you managed to slay Gaius Maro in any hold capital. 360 Hag's End may need to be cleared multiple times before the assassin's corpse appears. Then she mentions Deepwood Redoubt, which is "ripe for the plunder". The reanimated assassin may follow the Dragonborn outside and they can loot him after killing him or letting the power wear off. Olava the Feeble is usually seen outside her house sitting on the bench during the day. There is also Quicksilver ore vein here. Some stages may therefore repeat objectives seen in other stages. When wearing the cowl as a Khajiit or Argonian, a second helm can also be equipped at the same time for combined effects. Miscellaneous: Locate the assassin of old TES V: Skyrim Guide. You can embody this role to perfection and decide the future of Skyrim with a flick of the dagger if you play your cards carefully. I've also lowered my settings to save on the VRAM. Head to Hag's End through Deepwood Redoubt. That makes the Ancient Shrouded Gloves the best assassin gauntlets in the game, and one that every player should be looking to get if they wish to kill with stealth and efficiency. When approached and told that the Dragonborn has a token for her, she proceeds to tell them their fortune: "Come to Olava for a reading, did you? ... Go forward and discover “Hag’s End” and then head inside the door. The hagraven is back in the next room, along with two witches and a huge pool of oil. The entrance to Hag's End is at Deepwood Redoubt. RELATED: Skyrim: Smithing Skill Guide - Trainers, Fast-Leveling & More. She can usually be found relaxing on her porch behind Breezehome. The next chamber is empty, but contains a word wall for part of the Slow Time shout. You can keep Olava's Token if you drop it or put it in a container while she is still talking. According to Gabriella, this is an opportunity not to be missed, so travel to Whiterun and locate the elderly seer Olava the Feeble. Watch out for the dart trap right after the first catacomb, then dodge the archery attacks from the Forsworn enemies overlooking the first chamber. Locate the Assassin of Old is a quest available in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim in which the Dragonborn is provided information as to the location of an ancient Dark Brotherhood Assassin and must locate his resting place. Another trap awaits, so avoid the pressure plate, kill the last Forsworn enemy and enter Deepwood Vale through the door. Taken from Ancient Shrouded Armor - The Elder Scrolls Wiki so I guess it is possible. The Assassin of Old is a dead Nord found at Hag's End. Quickly leaving the area, then killing the 'Assassin of old' allows the Dragonborn to obtain the ancient shrouded armor set without completing (or even starting) the Dark Brotherhood quest line. quest, Locate The Assassin of Old. Like most other ruins in The Reach, Deepwood Redoubt is crawling with Forsworn enemies, so clear the exterior and enter. Is there a Console trick to revive him or something. Detailed Walkthrough The Reading . Quest ID This section contains bugs related to Locate the Assassin of Old. When you approach the nearby shrine, two leveled creatures will appear and attack. i had cleared out the hag's end place before but at coming back i had to clear it out again with the same hagraven and all. Dark Brotherhood Assasin of Old - posted in Skyrim Technical Support: I did a Quest for Olava to find the Assassin of Old at Hags End, but the Body isent there, i tried everything but the Quest Locator tells me Quest Success. A map marker will be added and an exhausted Olava will send you away. If you managed to kill her before she teleported, her corpse will appear on the ledge and no creatures will attack. 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