The staff can be obtained in the quest "Waking Nightmare," which begins in Dawnstar. Another alternative is to kill all enemies, then kill Veren and Thorek. Very rarely, Erandur will enter the building, and turn hostile. Post Comment. It is possible to use Unrelenting Force to push an enemy through the barrier, making it difficult to reach them with melee attacks. Getting between Erandur and the wall when he uses flames against it, thus stopping the flames from hitting the wall, does not stop the passage from opening. Before adding a bug to this list, consider the following: Skull of Corruption as it appears in game. Another possible fix is attacking him until he goes into the fallen position. Waking Nightmare is a Quest in Skyrim.. ), The same can also apply to collecting "Vaermina's Torpor.". Skyrim Special Edition. Once in the library, the book The Dreamstride needs to be located, which is on a pedestal on the upper level. After Erandur says he will remove the statue of Vaermina, he may just stand in front of it without casting flames. Snow bears, snowy sabre cats, ice wraiths or frostbite spiders may be there instead, depending on the Dragonborn's level. Allowing Erandur to banish the skull does not make obtaining the Oblivion Walker achievement impossible as it is possible to get one more Daedric Artifact by taking advantage of a bug. This can be resolved by waiting for a significant length of time and killing all the enemies until the Skull is reached. If the Dragonborn kills Erandur, the Skull of Corruption, a powerful staff, can be taken. He wears a set of hooded monk robes with a pair of boots. 0. Another method is to use the console command. As the inner sanctum is approached, Veren and Thorek appear. Daedra God Vaermina How to trigger To start this quest, first head to the major city of Dawnstar. After beating this quest, civilians of Dawnstar may still complain about not getting any sleep or having bad dreams. Followers cannot enter the Nightcaller Temple. Waking Nightmare Quest CTD - posted in Skyrim Mod Troubleshooting: I'm getting a CTD while trying to complete the Waking Nightmare Quest. The next stop will be the laboratory, where Vaermina's Torpor is stored. ya its 2020 and im having issues with a quest in skyrim but i cannot find this specific issue online. Alla fine, il giocatore avrà una difficile scelte morali. Quest requirements: This quest can be completed only after reaching at least level 14. New main objective: Speak to Erandur New main objective: Locate Vaermina's Torpor. Walkthrough / Gameplay of Daedric quest 'Waking Nightmare' with Invictus. If Erandur is talked to while he is suspended midair in front of the Skull, it will break the spell holding him up and the normal dialogue options will appear. A fix for this is to wait a few hours and then reenter the inn. In Skyrim gioco "Walking Nightmare" è considerato grave trama di prova, e questo è una causa importante. The game runs fine up until I reach the part of the quest where you release the Miasma and then disable the magic barrier. ". Erandur, once known as Casimir, is a Dunmer priest of Mara investigating the nightmares plaguing Dawnstar. Erandur attempting to destroy the Skull of Corruption. I've overheard two citizens of Dawnstar complaining about horrible nightmares. He explains that the nightmares are being caused by the Skull of Corruption, but that the skull is currently inaccessible because of a magical barrier. As a follower, he uses ranged magic and is very effective. So, I'm at what I assume to be the end of the quest "Waking Nightmare": Erandur walks up to the Skull of Corruption, begins his ritual to destroy it, then Verminae speaks to me and tells me to kill him in her name. This quest is given after visiting Dawnstar and speaking to Erandur, who is in the Windpeak Inn. After the battle, Erandur casts a spell to destroy the Skull of Corruption. Erandur If this is done after the Dreamstride and Torpor are in hand, and the appropriate quest dialogue has been exhausted, then the rest of the quest dialogue will occur more smoothly, with less chance of glitches, and you can complete the quest while keeping the Torpor. He wants the Dragonborn to travel with him to the Nightcaller Temple, which is just a short distance east of Dawnstar, to stop the nightmares. Erandur then tells the Dragonborn to drink the mixture which sends the Dragonborn into "the Dreamstride" as the priest watches. Quest ID Quest Giver The Dragonborn continues following Erandur to the laboratory where there is a bottle of Vaermina's Torpor. Waking Nightmare - p. 1 TES V: Skyrim Guide. Online Library Waking Nightmare about it in various ways. Waking Nightmare - p. 2 TES V: Skyrim Guide. At that point, Erandur will run towards and past the Dragonborn, away from the skull, only saying they have to hurry. After the last fight, just before reaching the skull of corruption, Erandur may offer no dialog options. More images The Elder Scrolls IV: Knights of the Nine, https://elderscrolls.fandom.com/wiki/Waking_Nightmare?oldid=3099722, Follow Erandur to the Skull of Corruption, Murder Erandur or allow Erandur to complete his ritual. Sometimes, if the Dragonborn is not yet Blood-Kin, they can talk to the orcish invaders, which presents the option of asking them to make the Dragonborn Blood-Kin. Follow Erandur to the Skull of Corruption, Wait for Erandur to dispel the barrier or Allow Erandur to complete his ritual, Take the Skull of Corruption (only if you murdered Erandur), https://skyrim.gamepedia.com/Waking_Nightmare?oldid=147007. If this action is performed, the Dragonborn can proceed back through the temple to the soul gem generating the barrier and remove it without using the Torpor. Reward This can be resolved on the PC by returning to a save before it is drunk, then using the console commands, This is fixable by opening the console and typing, This can also be fixed by simply opening the console and typing disable while selecting the statue. Waking Nightmare However, this gives up the chance to acquire one of the Daedric artifacts, which are needed to obtain the Oblivion Walker achievement. 59. Veren and Thorek may rarely be flagged as essential during the fight, making it impossible to kill them and progress the quest. This section contains bugs related to Waking Nightmare. After going through the Dreamstride, all of the loot respawns on the dead enemies. While investigating, you will be directed to Erandur, who is also looking into the problem. Post Comment. They seem to be relying on a priest of Mara named Erandur for assistance. Skyrim Wiki is a Fandom Gaming Community. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. If that fails, saving the game, getting killed, and loading the save should allow the conversation to start. He will eventually disappear and after removing the barrier another Erandur will still follow, triggering the final battle. Waking Nightmare. One way around this is to use the Unrelenting Force shout to blast him towards the door. Games. At the entrance, Erandur warns about the dangers within. Waking Nightmare - Skyrim Wiki Waking Nightmare (DA16) Stage Finishes Quest Journal Entry; 20: I've overheard two citizens of Dawnstar complaining about horrible nightmares. However, this priest's body cannot be seen in the hallway after exiting the Dreamstride. After the quest Waking Nightmare, the option for him to become a follower becomes available, if the Dragonborn spares him, and he can be found in the Nightcaller Temple which he rededicates to Mara. There will be Vaermina Devotees to fight along the way and inside the library. Here the choice is to kill Erandur as Vaermina commands and take the Skull of Corruption or let him complete his spell to destroy the Skull. At this point, Vaermina tries to persuade the Dragonborn to kill the priest before he can complete the ritual. The people of Dawnstar are not sleeping well, experiencing terrible nightmares every night. This page was last edited on 1 May 2019, at 16:22. Community content is available under. Elder Scrolls is a FANDOM Games Community. In the dream state, the Dragonborn then makes way back towards the entrance of the temple where there is a pullchain which releases the miasma. Location Erandur is a former priest of Vaermina who is now a priest of Mara. He fears that, when the doors are opened, the gas will dissipate, and everyone will wake up and be hostile. 5. Erandur can be found in the Windpeak Inn, at the bar. Wracked by civil war, and threatened by the return of the legendary dragons, Skyrim faces its darkest hour. Once the chain has been pulled, the magical barrier preventing access to the Skull of Corruption is dispelled. It will be safe to save once outside the temple. The stairs leading up to the shielded Skull of Corruption. Waking Nightmare Waking Nightmare (Vaermina) Journey to the Windpeak Inn in Dawnstar where the conversation is about the nightmares plaguing the townsfolk. Type This can be resolved by turning off automatic saves, and avoiding saves in the temple. The Dragonborn can hear about it in various ways. Inside the Dreamstride, the Dragonborn sees the world through Brother Casimir's eyes (later it is revealed that Brother Casimir is Erandur's former name). This may be resolved by intentionally knocking out Erandur. If I attempt to save the game at this point, the game CTDs. Simply sprinting and bumping into him will sometimes make him move as well, especially if he is stuck next to the bar. Daedric quest The people of Dawnstar are not sleeping well, experiencing terrible nightmares every night. After deactivating the barrier and clearing the first two rooms, Erandur may run ahead and wait for the Dragonborn in the final chamber to complete the quest. It is possible to "talk" to some of the Orcs if right next to them when they wake up, though they only spout general dialogue, and they will still attack afterwards. Waking Nightmare - First magic door won't open I've been hunting for a solution to this, but all I can find is workarounds for the magic barrier, not the first door Erandur has to open for you. Speak to Erandur again and he will tell you to find a bottle of Torpor. For The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on the Xbox 360, a GameFAQs Q&A question titled "Waking Nightmare Quest: How to Disable The Magical Barrier? Following him down a curving set of steps leads to some leveled Orcs waking up that will attack if given the chance, and a blue barrier. Added on 03 January 2021 9:27PM. Image information. In order to end the nightmares, we must breach the inner sanctum and allow Erandur to perform a ritual on the Skull which will render it inert. He and the Dragonborn then kill them and proceed to the skull where Erandur begins his ritual. Activating the quest. Waking Nightmare Upon traveling to Dawnstar to follow up on an invitation to see the Mythic Dawn museum, I was informed that the town's residents had been suffering from abnormally intense nightmares and memory loss. There is a letter on the floor of Aerin's House in Riften which pleads with Mjoll the Lioness to help the residents of Dawnstar with their nightmares. If pressed for details, he simply insists that the Dragonborn needs to trust him as a priest of Mara. This bug is fixed by version 4.2.0 of the Unofficial Skyrim Special Edition Patch. I've seen plenty of answers for PC and Playstation, but I was wondering if there were any for xbox, and ps, im … Skull of Corruption orErandur as a follower Erandur remarks about what happened, and then proceeds to the inner sanctum. In the next room, Erandur points out the Skull of Corruption, and says that the inner sanctum must be entered. There are seventeen possible artifacts to collect (but the Skeleton Keydoes not count towards the Oblivion Walker achievement). This quest is the start of becoming thane of Dawnstar. Uploaded by PoeticAnt44. Using Unrelenting Force on him may cause him to act normally and start walking. When in the Dreamstride, at the first corner of the hallway when running to release the Miasma, there can be seen a priest wearing hooded robes sitting on a bench and casually drinking from a tankard. Description. They decline and become hostile immediately after exiting conversation with them. 5. Saving manually can cause Erandur to stop doing anything quest related and can only be reset by loading from previous save before quest was started. Waking Nightmare - Skyrim Wiki Waking Nightmare (DA16) Stage Finishes Quest Journal Entry; 20: I've overheard two citizens of Dawnstar complaining about horrible nightmares. If killed, his body will be unable to be looted or reanimated, which makes the quest impossible to complete. All the townsfolk are suffering the same nightmares and Erandur knows how to get rid of them. When the barrier is reached, Erandur reveals himself as a former priest of Vaermina who ran away during a long-ago attack on the temple by the orcs. Erandur, a priest of Mara, wants the Dragonborn's help to destroy the Skull of Corruption, which will release Vaermina's hold on people's dreams.This quest is given after visiting Dawnstar and speaking to Erandur, who is in the Windpeak Inn. (He cannot die at this point. Both Orc and Dark Elf blood can be collected here for the quest ". After releasing the Miasma by pulling a large ring on a chain on the wall just to the left of the barrier, the Dragonborn will find themselves on the other side of the barrier, where they must collect the Soul Gem powering it. Waking Nightmare Alternatively, the Dragonborn can speak to the Jarl of Dawnstar, or to Erandur directly. The Dragonborn then simply follows Erandur as he explains the history of the events at the temple. They are the two Vaermina Devotees that told Casimir—the Dragonborn in the dream—to release the Miasma. !HELP!Dawnstar*Waking Nightmare quest broken - posted in Skyrim Technical Support: Hello all. 7. If the Dragonborn ignores Vaermina, Erandur finishes his ritual which destroys the staff, but then offers his services as a follower. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Waking Nightmare. There is a letter on the floor of Aerin's House in Riften which pleads with Mjoll the Lioness to help the residents of Dawnstar with their nightmares. While in the Dreamstride, the barrier will still block the doorway despite there being no visible signs of a barrier. Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim ; Waking Nightmare Waking Nightmare. In doing so, he will trigger enemies on the way that will then look and wait for the Dragonborn. When Vaermina's Torpor is located, Erandur instructs the Dragonborn to drink it and upon doing so, they will become Casimir, a Vaermina Devotee during the Orc raid on the temple. 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