Weather Systems

Cathedral Weathers and Seasons

custom custom custom  bsa merged

The Cathedral Concept is a comprehensive visual overhaul for Skyrim. It is performance friendly, consisting mostly of retextures, improved models, and lighting modifications so that you can use it as a foundation without having to worry extensively about compatibility.

customMain Files — Cathedral Weathers and Seasons

Cathedral Weathers MCM

custom custom custom  merged

This adds an MCM menu to the Cathedral Weathers mod. The options available in the spell configuration menu are also available in the MCM Menu.

customMain Files — Cathedral Weathers MCM

Real Rain SE

custom custom custom  merged

Real Rain will make you run for cover and get a dovahbrella :D.

customMain Files — RealRain 3.2

FOMOD Instructions - RealRain 3.2

Lucid Rain – for Cathedral Weathers and Seasons

custom custom custom 

Rain that is denser and more visible for Cathedral Weathers and Seasons.

customMain Files — Lucid Rain

Obsidian Mountain Fogs

custom custom custom  merged

Increases the volumetric mountain clouds providing both depth and mystery to the mountain ranges of Skyrim.

customMain Files — Obsidian Mountain Fogs

Storm Lightning for SSE and VR (Minty Lightning 2019)

custom custom custom 

This is a remake of Minty's Lightning mod as an SKSE plugin. The purpose of this mod is stability and scalability. It can summon up to 50 sheet lightnings and 50 fork lightnings per second and up to 31 cells distance. This results in a more natural and enjoyable storm experience.

customMain Files — Storm Lightning for SSE and VR - Fomod Installer

FOMOD Instructions - Storm Lightning for SSE and VR - Fomod Installer

Wonders of Weather

custom custom custom  bsa merged

Adds rain splashes, rainbows, and shooting stars to the world of Skyrim for a more immersive weather experience.

customMain Files — Wonders of Weather

FOMOD Instructions - Wonders of Weather

ETHEREAL CLOUDS – Special Edition

custom custom custom 

Ethereal Clouds is a lore-friendly retexture of the clouds of Skyrim.

customMain Files — ETHEREAL CLOUDS - Special Edition - 2K

Volumetric Mists

custom custom custom  merged

Volumetric mist/fog for SSE

customMain Files — Volumetric Mists 1.4.0

FOMOD Instructions - Volumetric Mists 1.4.0

ENB Related Files

ENB Helper SE

custom custom custom 

This is a SKSE64 plugin that currently enables weather system in ENB.

customMain Files — ENB Helper SE 1.4 for SSE 1.5.80

Silent Horizons ENB

custom custom custom 

This ENB is the current weapon of choice for this guide.

customMain Files — D) Silent Horizons ENB for Cathedral Weathers
specialinstructions
  • Download and extract from the the archive Silent Horizons ENB for Cathedral Weathers then do the following:
    1. Navigate to Silent Horizons 6.1 Cathedral Weathers.
    2. Copy and paste the contents to the main Skyrim Special Edition Directory.
    3. Navigate to -- Optional --\Depth of Field\1 - Extra Light.
    4. Copy and paste the contents to the main Skyrim Special Edition Directory.
custom
  • Edit enbseries.ini and make the following changes:
[RAIN]
Enable=false

[EFFECT]
EnableComplexFireLights=false

Skyrim particle patch for ENB

custom custom custom 

Skyrim has quite a few object meshes that have their shaders or blending properties set incorrectly. As a result, when using ENB many of these objects look buggy or react to an incorrect category in enbseries.ini.

customMain Files — Skyrim_Particle_Patch_for_ENB--SSE_Patch.zip
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
Particle Patch for ENB SSE.esp
meshes\magic\lightspellactorfx.nif

Enhanced Lighting for ENB (ELE) – Special Edition

custom custom custom  merged

This mod intends to adjust every type of lighting inside the Skyrim game so it will both look better with ENB and make it a lot easier to customize an ENB preset without ruining some parts of the games look. Which is the case with the vanilla Skyrim lighting in some parts depending on the ENB settings used.

customMain Files — ELE - SE v1.2.2
Optional Files — ELE SE - Cutting Room Floor patch
Optional Files — ELE SE - Falskaar patch
Optional Files — ELE SE - Helgen Reborn patch
Optional Files — ELE SE - Legacy of the Dragonborn patch

ELE-ELFX Consistency Patch and Tweaks

custom custom custom  merged

This mod is a simple patch to help ELE and ELFX work nicely together.

customMain Files — ELE-ELFX Patch AIO.7z

General World Improvement

BetterFalmerCaveCeilingGlow

custom custom custom 

This mod is A 2k texture replacement of Falmer Cave Ceiling Glowing.

customOptional Files — BetterFalmerCaveCeilingGlow_Cyan

Better Dynamic Snow SE

custom custom custom 

This mod replaces the default snow shader with a dynamic shader.

customMain Files — Better Dynamic Snow SE v2.9.1

FOMOD Instructions - Better Dynamic Snow SE v2.9.1

Better Dynamic Ash SE

custom custom custom 

This mod applies the Better Dynamic Snow shader to ash objects in Solstheim.

customMain Files — Better Dynamic Ash SE

Stalhrim

custom custom custom 

This mod retextures the Stalhrim ore from the Dragonborn DLC.

customMain Files — Stalhrim (4K)

Static Mesh Improvement Mod

custom custom custom 

This mod modifies many 3D models and textures to improve their appearance, fix many ugly seams, and to fix other oddities found in Skyrim.

customMain Files — SMIM SE 2-08

FOMOD Instructions - SMIM SE 2-08

Ruins Clutter Improved

custom custom custom 

This mod improves the various clutter throughout Skyrim's Dungeons.

customMain Files — Ruins_Clutter_Improved_SE_NMM_v3-1
Update Files — Falmer Temple Chandelier

FOMOD Instructions - Ruins_Clutter_Improved_SE_NMM_v3-1

specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes\dungeons\imperial\PortcullisSmall01\impportcullissmall01.nif

Noble Skyrim – Skyrim Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod is a texture overhaul of all Skyrim architecture and many other things to match the theme.

customMain Files — A. Noble Skyrim - FULL PACK_2K
Update Files — NSM - SMIM Patch

MystiriousDawn’s HD Skyrim Overhaul

custom custom custom 

Beautiful photorealistic textures for many things in Skyrim (148 textures) - Landscape overhaul, Farmhouses, Holds, Mountains, etc...

customMain Files — HD Skyrim All in One - Highest Quality
Update Files — Rift and Reach Landscape Textures Update - 7 new textures
Update Files — Tundra and Rift Texture Update

Northern Shores

custom custom custom 

Beach, shore and ocean floor textures in 8K. 4 & 2K versions available

customMain Files — Northern Shores 8K

Spice of Life – Orc Strongholds SE

custom custom custom  merged

This mod improves Orc Longhouses.

customMain Files — Spice of Life - Orc Longhouses

FOMOD Instructions - Spice of Life - Orc Longhouses

The Blackest Reaches SE

custom custom custom 

This mod is a visual upgrade for Blackreach originally created by Sinisterax using only vanilla assets.

customMain Files — The Blackest Reaches SE

CC’s HQ Fort Dawnguard

custom custom custom 

A Retex of Fort Dawnguard

customMain Files — CC's HQ Fort Dawnguard - 4K - 1.0

Marvelous Windhelm Gate SE

custom custom custom 

Finally Windhelm gets the gate it deserves! This mod replaces the main gate and the castle door.

customMain Files — Marvelous Windhelm Gate SE 8K

Marvelous Windhelm Door Replacer SE

custom custom custom 

Three brand-new and one recycled door (protect the nature...) for Windhelm. Models and textures made from scratch, as always.

customMain Files — Marvelous Windhelm Door Replacer 4K
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes\architecture\windhelm\doors\whgrayquarterdoor01.nif

Riften in High Definition

custom custom custom 

A highly detailed, comprehensive texture overhaul for Riften. 4k and 2k resolution options available. The Ragged Flagon is also covered here.

customMain Files — Riften in High Definition 4K

Skyland – Winterhold

custom custom custom 

See the College of Winterhold like you never have before with Skyland Winterhold. Retextured from the ground up in 2k/2k textures. Recreated with a blend of traditional and photogrammetry texturing techniques that deliver stunning, realistic textures up close and far away.

customMain Files — Skyland - Winterhold

4K Whiterun Overhaul

custom custom custom 

New 4K wood and stone textures for whiterun, plus the fieldgrass, roof tiles and market stall cloth. This will also cover Skaal Village and other things which make use of the architecture\Whiterun texture folder.

customMain Files — 4K Whiterun Overhaul
  — Install As: 4K Whiterun Overhaul
Optional Files — 4K Castle Carvings for SMIM
  — Install As: 4K Whiterun Overhaul
Optional Files — Matching LODS
  — Install As: 4K Whiterun Overhaul
specialinstructions
  • Ensure to name all three files the same so that they are merged together in MO2.

HQ Solitude

custom custom custom 

A 4K texture overhaul for the city of Solitude.

customMain Files — HQ Solitude - 4K

Skyrim 3D High Hrothgar Steps

custom custom custom 

This mod enhances the models and textures for the steps leading to High Hrothgar.

customMain Files — Skyrim 3D High Hrothgar Steps

HQ Cozy Farmhouses

custom custom custom 

Warm and Cozy High Quality Textures for the Farmhouses - for those looking for something new!

customMain Files — HQ Cozy Farmhouses - Highest Quality

Better Signage – Inns and Shops

custom custom custom  classic

Better Signage - Inns and Shops improves the default signage for the city taverns and shops to make them more detailed and dimensional.

customMain Files — Better_Signage_1_0_1

Enhanced Lights and FX

custom custom custom 

Enhanced Lights and FX has the goal to create a more dramatic and realistic mood to the Skyrim lighting.

customMain Files — Enhanced Lights and FX

FOMOD Instructions - Enhanced Lights and FX

custom
  • Problem: During the main quest at the Thalmor embassy you can't get through the door to continue on with the main quest.
  • Solution: Delete Cell → Block 7 → Sub-Block 4 → 0007C98B from EnhancedLightsandFX.esp.

Once the above is done a Script needs to be run to clean the Formlist IDs:

  1. Search for xx16733B (replace xx with the first two digits of the formid of EnhancedLightsandFX.esp, eg 0516733B).
  2. Right click on that record and select Apply Script.
  3. Select Remove invalid entries from from lists.
  4. Click OK.
  5. You can now exit and save the esp.

Reduced Glow FX SE

custom custom custom 

This mod reduces the glow fx for a more natural feeling.

customMain Files — Reduced Glow FX SE

Remove Ugly Torch Glow Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod Removes static torch glow seen on, well, torches.

customMain Files — Remove that glow SE

Unofficial Enhanced Lights and FX ELFX SMIM fps patch for SE

custom custom custom 

This mod is for those having a massive fps drop issue when you use the ELFX mod with the SMIM mod and ENB together.

customMain Files — ELFX SMIM ENB fps patch

FOMOD Instructions - ELFX SMIM ENB fps patch

Relighting Skyrim – Tailored for ELFX Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod aims to make all light come straight from a light source and to have all light sources make light. For the purposes of this guide, only a subset of this mod is used to be compatible with ELFX and thus the alternate download location. Please endorse the original mod as it is really good work!

Special Thanks to Neovalen for permission to port and redistribute.

customMiscellaneous Files — Relighting Skyrim - Tailored for ELFX Special Edition

Improved Hearthfire Lighting SE

custom custom custom  merged

Just a quick mod to add dynamic lights to the Hearthfire houses.

customMain Files — Improved Hearthfire Lighting SE

CLARALUX SSE MCM

custom custom custom  loot

This is the only lighting mod that allows you to totally and completely customize your lighting In game.

Special thanks to Hazado for sorting out the MCM.

customMain Files — Claralux SSE without Testing Facility door
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
CLARALUX SSE.esp (Use this replacer ESP instead)

Clutter and Miscellaneous

Animated Clutter SSE

custom custom custom 

This mod adds opening/closing animations to several objects that should be animated for the sake of greater realism.

customMain Files — Animated Clutter SSE

FOMOD Instructions - Animated Clutter SSE

CC’s Enhanced Ore Veins SSE Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod retextures ore veins and mined ore.

customMain Files — Enhanced Ore Veins - 4K - 7.1

FOMOD Instructions - Enhanced Ore Veins - 4K - 7.1

LeanWolf’s Better-Shaped Talos Statue with Greatsword SE

custom custom custom 

A simple mesh replacer that gives the statue of Talos a Greatsword rather than that toothpick he was holding - for a more warrior-like Talos statue.

customMain Files — LeanWolf's Better-Shaped Talos with Greatsword SSE

FOMOD Instructions - LeanWolf's Better-Shaped Talos with Greatsword SSE

specialinstructions
  • Rename the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes/prometheus/architecture/statuessnow/TalosStatueSnow.nifmeshes/prometheus/architecture/statuessnow/TalosStatueSnow_only.nif

BLOODSTONE CHALICE REBORN

custom custom custom  classic

This mod is a complete overhaul of the original vampire quest item. All new meshes and textures were created to fix the ugly distorted eyesore that was the original.

customMain Files — BLOODSTONE CHALICE REBORN 2K
specialinstructions
  • Download manually and run the mod through Cathedral Assets Optimizer using the non-BSA profile.

Dark Brotherhood Tenets Restored

custom custom custom  classic

This mod improves the textures of the Dark Brotherhood Tenets.

customMain Files — Tenets Restored 1_3 - Extreme Edition

Dressed Hearthfire Doll

custom custom custom 

She was naked in the cold of Skyrim for a long time. Now she has a red one-piece dress and a new face for this old cloth doll.

customMain Files — Dressed Hearthfire Doll

FOMOD Instructions - Dressed Hearthfire Doll

EASIER LOCKPICKING – Without Cheating – Nordic Retexture

custom custom custom  classic

This mod retextures the locks in Skyrim to be more scratched and weathered looking as would be expected. This gives more visual reference points to remember lockpick placement. When a pick breaks, it's easier to find the spot to try again.

customMain Files — Easier Lockpicking 1_2 - Nordic Locks

Ennead – Shadowmarks

custom custom custom 

Shadowmarks inexorably seared into earth and timber by those that haunt the darkness. This retexture features new symbols and a burned aesthetic.

customOptional Files — Khonsu Shadowmarks 2K

Forgotten Retex Project

custom custom custom 

This mod retextures random clutter that is not covered elsewhere.

customMain Files — Forgotten Retex Project
Miscellaneous Files — Realistic HD Woodcutter's Axe Remastered - Patches

FOMOD Instructions - Forgotten Retex Project

HD Dark Brotherhood Door

custom custom custom  classic

This mod improves the texture of the Dark Brotherhood door.

customOptional Files — No glowing eyes version

HORNCANDLES

custom custom custom 

This is an HD (mainly) horn candles texture.

customMain Files — Horncandles.4k

FOMOD Instructions - Horncandles.4k

Designs of the Nords SE

custom custom custom 

This mods retextures all of the city banners.

customMain Files — Designs of the Nords

FOMOD Instructions - Designs of the Nords

specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
textures\clutter\dbdoor01.dds
textures\clutter\dbdoor01_n.dds

JS Dragon Claws SE

custom custom custom 

This mod retextures all the Nordic ruin dragon claws.

customMain Files — 4k Textures

JS Dragon Claws – Patches

custom custom custom 

This mod adds various patches for JS Dragon Claws

customMain Files — JS Dragon Claws - Amethyst Patch
Main Files — JS Dragon Claws - Helgen Reborn Patch
Main Files — JS Dragon Claws - Wyrmstooth Patch

Hold Border Banners

custom custom custom  merged

This mod adds banners along roadsides at the boundaries of two holds. The banner will show which hold is being entered. If unsure which hold the banner represents, simply target it and the name of the hold will appear.

customMain Files — Hold Border Banners
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
HoldBorderBanners.BSA (The textures from this mod are not required so you don't need to extract this BSA before deleting it.)

MAPS

custom custom custom  classic

Hi-res lore-friendly retexture of the two battle maps in Skyrim. Now you can read all the map information in game, if you choose the 4K version.

customMain Files — MAPS 4K Optimized

PELTAPALOOZA – Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod increases the number of pelts used by the game from the default 3 to 9 and adds new higher quality textures.

customMain Files — PELTAPALOOZA Special Edition - FULL

Realistic HD Baskets Remastered

custom custom custom 

This mod improves the quality of the Basket textures.

customMain Files — Realistic HD Baskets Remastered

Realistic HD Food Remastered

custom custom custom 

This mod improves the quality of the food textures.

customMain Files — Realistic HD Food Remastered
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes\clutter\food\cheesewedge02.nif
meshes\clutter\food\cheesewheel02a.nif
meshes\clutter\food\cheesewheel02b.nif

Realistic HD Mushrooms Remastered

custom custom custom 

This mod improves the texture quality of mushrooms.

customMain Files — Realistic HD Mushrooms Remastered

High Poly Project

custom custom custom 

An on-going process to improve the models of the game with more polygons, UV edits or just replace them altogether. SMIM was the inspiration and the lack of similar mods led me to make this.

customMain Files — High Poly Project
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes\clutter\candles
meshes\clutter\wine\winebottle02b.nif

Rens HD Shrines

custom custom custom 

This mod is a high-quality lore friendly retexture of the divine shrines.

customMain Files — RensHDShrines_2_4

FOMOD Instructions - RensHDShrines_2_4

Retexture for Soup

custom custom custom  classic

This mod is a high quality retexture of the various soups in Skyrim.

customMain Files — SMIM Mesh - Poor Version

Revamped Assets Skyrim

custom custom custom  classic

This mod gives new form, design, and definition to the vanilla assets of Skyrim whilst still respecting the original design scheme.

customMain Files — Revamped Assets Skyrim - Ultra (FOMOD Package)

FOMOD Instructions - Revamped Assets Skyrim - Ultra (FOMOD Package)

specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes\furniture\enchanting*.nif
meshes\furniture\workbenches\disenchantworkbench01.nif
meshes\furniture\workbenches\enchanting*.nif
meshes\loadscreenart\loadscreenenchantingworkbench.nif
textures\jiffymm\ras

RUGNAROK – Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod is a high-quality mesh and texture for all the rugs found throughout the game.

customMain Files — RUGNAROK - Special Edition - 2K
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
textures\architecture\whiterun\wrchbanner01.dds
textures\architecture\whiterun\wrchbanner01_n.dds

RUSTIC ALCHEMY and ENCHANTING TABLES

custom custom custom  classic

This mod is a rustic overhaul of the alchemy and enchanting tables of Skyrim. The aim is to bring real antiquity to these arcane crafting tables as is fitting of their ancient origin.

customMain Files — RUSTIC ALCHEMY and ENCHANTING TABLES 2K
Optional Files — Retex of Revamped Alchemy Lab HD - 2K
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
textures\dungeons

RUSTIC CLUTTER COLLECTION – Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod is a hi-res and lore-friendly retexture of Skyrim dinnerware, pottery, silverware/goldware, and wine bottles. The original color scheme was preserved for the most part. The pots, plates, and cups have the greens and golds of the Whiterun interiors, and the larger flowerpots and urns have the blue hues of Solitude and the Blue Palace, where those items are prominently featured.

customMain Files — RUSTIC CLUTTER COLLECTION - Special Edition - 2K

RUSTIC COOKING – Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod is a retexture of the cooking apparatus in its three versions: fire spit, stand, and pedestal. It includes retextures for the stew, cooked beef, cooked venison, and cooked goat.

customMain Files — RUSTIC COOKING - Special Edition - 2K

RUSTIC FURNITURE – SPECIAL EDITION

custom custom custom 

RUSTIC FURNITURE - SPECIAL EDITION is a high-resolution retexture of the noble furniture and high chest for Skyrim. Available in 4K and 2K resolutions. A version is available for SMIM users with the SMIM noble chair textures included.

customMain Files — RUSTIC FURNITURE - SSE - SMIM - 4K

RUSTIC DRAGON CORPSE

custom custom custom 

RUSTIC DRAGON CORPSE is a retexture of the dragon skeleton that is revealed after the Dovahkiin absorbs the dragon's soul.

customMain Files — RUSTIC DRAGON CORPSE SSE - 4K

RUSTIC EAST EMPIRE COMPANY SIGNAGE

custom custom custom  classic

This mod retextures the East Empire Signage.

customMain Files — RUSTIC EAST EMPIRE COMPANY SIGNAGE - Light Version

RUSTIC ELDERSCROLL – Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod is a high-quality retexture of the ancient Elderscroll that features prominently as a quest item in both the main story and Dawnguard DLC.

customMain Files — RUSTIC ELDERSCROLL - Special Edition - 4K

RUSTIC ANIMATED POTIONS and POISONS

custom custom custom 

This mod is a lore-friendly retexture of the potions and poisons found throughout Skyrim.

customMain Files — RUSTIC ANIMATED POTIONS and POISONS 2K
Update Files — SSE Meshes

RUSTIC SOULGEMS – Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod features hi-res textures and modified meshes. The soul gems now have transparency and a subtle animated colour-shifting effect. Each soul gem has its own diffuse texture, rather than sharing textures as in the default version. The soul gem holders have also been retextured.

customMain Files — RUSTIC SOULGEMS - Special Edition - FOMOD - English Only

FOMOD Instructions - RUSTIC SOULGEMS - Special Edition - FOMOD - English Only

RUSTIC AZURA’S STAR – Special Edition

custom custom custom 

RUSTIC AZURA'S STAR - Special Edition is a hi-res retexture of the daedric artifact, Azura's Star.

customMain Files — RUSTIC AZURA'S STAR - SSE - 4K

Snazzy Furniture and Clutter Overhaul

custom custom custom  merged

This mod spruces up Skyrim Clutter with some new HD furniture.

customMain Files — Snazzy Furniture and Clutter Overhaul SE

FOMOD Instructions - Snazzy Furniture and Clutter Overhaul SE

custom
  • Problem: Snazzy Immersive College of Winterhold contains errors.
  • Solution: Delete Cell → Block 8 → Sub-Block 1 from SFCO - Immersive College of Winterhold Patch.esp.

Stunning Statues of Skyrim

custom custom custom 

This mod is a high-quality meshes and texture for the statues of Skyrim.

customMain Files — SSoS - Installer Fix

FOMOD Instructions - SSoS - Installer Fix

specialinstructions
  • After installation, copy and rename the following files as indicated:
meshes/clutter/Mehrunes/shrinemehrunes01.nifmeshes/prometheus/architecture/statuessnow/mehrunesdagonsnow_only.nif
meshes/clutter/statues/malacathstatue01.nifmeshes/prometheus/architecture/statuessnow/malacathstatuesnow_only.nif
meshes/clutter/statues/shrineofazura01.nifmeshes/prometheus/architecture/statuessnow/azurastatuesnow_only.nif
meshes/clutter/statues/statuedibella.nifmeshes/prometheus/architecture/statuessnow/statuedibellasnow_only.nif
meshes/clutter/statues/statueofmeridia01.nifmeshes/prometheus/architecture/statuessnow/statueofmeridiasnow_only.nif
This will provide these meshes for use by the No Snow Under The Roof mod to be installed later in the guide.
Idiot Check

Make sure you have 'ss' in 'statuessnow' folder name; otherwise you will CTD near statues.

Subliminal Traps SSE

custom custom custom 

This mod makes traps much harder to detect prior to setting them off. Gone are the easily found pressure plates and tripwires... a keen eye is needed to watch for those traps now!

customOptional Files — Invisible Tripwire
Optional Files — Sovngarde Edition

Collectables, Treasure Hunts, and Puzzles

Legacy of the Dragonborn BadGremlins Collection

custom custom custom 

This mod adds a collection of treasure and collectables for Legacy of The Dragonborn.

customMain Files — BadGremlins LotD Fairies
Main Files — Fishys
Main Files — Jars
Main Files — Trophy Heads
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
BGtheCapturedFairies.esp 
BGsomethingFishy.esp
BadGremlinsJarHunt.esp
BGtrophyHeads.esp

BadGremlin Collection ESP Replacers

custom custom custom 

This mod provides a merged esp for Badgremlins Collection that also works seamlessly with Legacy of The Dragonborn.

customMiscellaneous Files — BadGremlin Collection ESP Replacers
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
Individual ESPs
Optional

Skyrims Unique Treasures

custom custom custom 

This mod adds 100s of unique Items, Weapons, and Treasures.

customMain Files — Skyrim Unique Treasures

Landscape and Environment

Underground – a dungeon texture overhaul

custom custom custom 

This mod is an ambitious dungeon retexturing project which starts with caves and nordic dungeons.

customMain Files — Underground FOMOD

FOMOD Instructions - Underground FOMOD

specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
textures\architecture
textures\clutter

Arri’s Snow Elf Ruins Retexture Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod is a 2K high-quality retexture of Snow Elf architecture, introduced in Dawnguard DLC.

customMain Files — SSE 2K Textures

Drops

custom custom custom  classic

This mod retextures the blurry drops which are seen dripping in dungeons and caves.

customOptional Files — DROPS v1

FOMOD Instructions - DROPS v1

Embers HD

custom custom custom  merged

This is a small mod that makes embers found in various fire sources around the game world more aesthetically pleasing.

customMain Files — Embers HD

FOMOD Instructions - Embers HD

specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes\furniture\alchemyworkbench.nif
meshes\furniture\alchemyworkstation.nif
meshes\furniture\workbenches\alchemyworkstation01.nif

No Snow Under The Roof

custom custom custom  bsa cao merged

This mod adds new 3d snow on structures in snowy areas as well as improves the snow in several wilderness areas.

customMain Files — No Snow Under the Roof 3.2
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes\prometheus\architecture\statuessnow
  • Run the mod through Cathedral Assets Optimizer using the LOTD Plus - No BSA profile.
custom
  • Problem: Prometheus_No_snow_Under_the_roof.esp contains 5 UDR's (Undeleted References) and 59 ITM (Identical to Master Record).
  • Solution: Load Prometheus_No_snow_Under_the_roof.esp using the SSEEDIT - Quick Auto Clean of SSEEdit and let it clean the mod as you would the base ESMs.

Cutting Room Floor – No Snow Under the Roof

custom custom custom  merged

This mod applies No Snow Under The Roof meshes for Cutting Room Floor added areas.

customMain Files — Cutting Room Floor - No Snow Under the Roof Patch

Pilgrims Delight – High Hrothgar Shrine Retextures

custom custom custom  bsa merged

How sad it must be for the poor pilgrims to the shrines on the Throat of the World to have to spend all that time squinting at muddy, illegible textures on those plaques. Well, praise be Talos because the Imperial Heritage Society has just commissioned a renovation of the plaques, now in freshly-carved runes!

customMain Files — Pilgrim's Delight

No Snow Under the roof – Hall of the Vigilant fix

custom custom custom  merged

This Patch tries to fix the Hall of the "Vigilant shows up as both whole and destroyed once Dawnguard starts" bug still present in "No Snow Under the roof" Mod.

customMain Files — NSUTR_Bug_fixes
Optional Files — NSUTR_Bug_fixes-static_objects_hotfixes

FOMOD Instructions - NSUTR_Bug_fixes

Blended Roads

custom custom custom  merged

This improves the roads throughout Skyrim.

customMain Files — Blended Roads

FOMOD Instructions - Blended Roads

Realistic Water Two

custom custom custom  bsa loot merged

This is Realistic Water Textures revived and remade from scratch. New water surface textures were carefully crafted in an attempt to imitate the fluid motion of water. Lake, pond, river and ocean water are now visually and aurally distinct from each other. Various water effects have also been modified.

customMain Files — Realistic Water Two v2.1.2

FOMOD Instructions - Realistic Water Two v2.1.2

RUSTIC MONUMENTS and TOMBSTONES

custom custom custom  classic

This mod is a retexture of the Windhelm monument wall, kings stones, and tombstones including an improved collision mesh for the wall.

customMain Files — RUSTIC MONUMENTS and TOMBSTONES V2.6

FOMOD Instructions - RUSTIC MONUMENTS and TOMBSTONES V2.6

RUSTIC NORDIC MURALS

custom custom custom  classic

This mod is a retexture of the carved stone murals found in Nordic ruins. They are commonly seen in the inner sanctum areas where the puzzle doors are found. The vanilla textures are not very detailed, and the murals are quite large, so the designs tend to be a bit hard to make out.

customMain Files — RUSTIC NORDIC MURALS 2K

Inferno – Fire Effects Redux

custom custom custom 

Spiritual successor to the original Ultimate HD Fire Effects mod by rheadude with properly working meshes and applied effect textures.

customMain Files — Inferno - Fire Effects Redux - AIO

FOMOD Instructions - Inferno - Fire Effects Redux - AIO

Vivid Landscapes – All in One – Special Edition

custom custom custom 

This mod adds high-quality meshes and textures which enhance various terrain and objects.

customMain Files — Vivid Landscapes - Special Edition
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
textures\terrain\noise.dds
textures\architecture folder

RUSTIC WORD WALLS

custom custom custom  classic

This mod retextures the dragon word walls located above and below ground, though most commonly on Skyrim's mountains where they are guarded by dragons.

customMain Files — RUSTIC WORD WALLS 2K

Northfire’s Castle Volkihar

custom custom custom 

This mod retextures Castle Volkihar.

customMain Files — Northfire's Castle Volkihar 2-4K

RUSTIC WINDOWS

custom custom custom 

This mod improves the textures of Windows throughout Skyrim.

customMain Files — RUSTIC WINDOWS - Special Edition - 2K

Skyrim Landscape Overhaul – Stone Walls

custom custom custom  classic

This mod is a mesh and texture replacer for the freestanding stone walls in Skyrim (like the ones along the road outside Riverwood.

customMain Files — Skyrim Landscape Overhaul - Stone Walls (All-In-One FOMOD Installer)

FOMOD Instructions - Skyrim Landscape Overhaul - Stone Walls (All-In-One FOMOD Installer)

Majestic Mountains

custom custom custom  merged

This mod improves the textures of mountains.

customMain Files — 2. Majestic Mountains Darkside
Update Files — Majestic Mountains 2.72
Optional Files — 2. Majestic Mountains Darkside Lod Pack

FOMOD Instructions - 2. Majestic Mountains Darkside

FOMOD Instructions - 2. Majestic Mountains Darkside Lod Pack

Majestic Mountains – Northside

custom custom custom  merged

A retexture of Majestic Mountains combining several textures from different Majestic Mountains versions and Northfire's Photoreal Mountains to achieve convincing landscape blending, minimal tiling, and interesting definition up close. Now includes the original dark textures in the FOMOD.

customMain Files — Majestic Mountains - Northside - ALL IN ONE

FOMOD Instructions - Majestic Mountains - Northside - ALL IN ONE

Better Dynamic Majestic Mountains

custom custom custom  merged

This is a much-needed patch for Better Dynamic Snow and Majestic Mountains. Fix for the "white-painted" rocks bug included. Works in Bruma, as well.

customMain Files — Better Dynamic Majestic Mountains - MM ESL Version

WEBS S.E.

custom custom custom 

This mod replaces and adds more unique and diverse textures, than the usual 3 used by the vanilla game, to spider webs, cobwebs and egg sacs placements throughout the entire game world.

customMain Files — WEBS SE x2048
Optional Files — WEBS SE lighting mod patch

Fences of Skyrim – No more flickering fences

custom custom custom 

Tired of those badly aliased fences that you find in farms and towns? Well this mod will fix that! Fences of Skyrim replaces those ugly vanilla fences with new ones that will not flicker from a distance!

customOptional Files — Fences of Skyrim - Weathered Edition 2K

Trees and Flora

Alpine Forest of Whiterun Valley

custom custom custom 

Adds trees to the valley west of Whiterun. Designed for performance. Compatible with an extensive number of mods. Based on The Great Forest of Whiterun Hold.

customMain Files — Alpine Forest of Whiterun Valley

YAWTO – Yet Another Whiterun Tree Overhaul

custom custom custom  merged

YAWTO adds around 150 trees to Whiterun.

customMain Files — YAWTO - Aspens - Lexy's

Enhanced Landscapes

custom custom custom  merged

Enhanced Landscapes is a project which aims to improve Skyrim's landscape.

customMain Files — Main File v1.65

FOMOD Instructions - Main File v1.65

specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
Enhanced Landscapes.esp
Enhanced Landscapes - Dead Marsh.esp (Use this replacer ESP Instead)
meshes\mushroom
meshes\road
meshes\volcanic
meshes\waterplants
textures\plants
textures\sheogorad
textures\volcanic
textures\vvardenfell

Bent Pines II

custom custom custom  merged

Bent Pines places some very large bent pines on the tundra to make it look somewhat more interesting and epic.

customMain Files — Bent Pines II

Enhanced Landscapes – Oaks Standalone

custom custom custom  classic merged

This mod adds Oaks trees to the area around Solitude.

customOptional Files — ELOS Oaks Autumn Colours SSE

Enhanced Vanilla Trees SSE

custom custom custom  merged

This mod Improves the textures of trees and makes them bigger.

customMain Files — Enhanced Vanilla Trees - Enhanced Vanilla Trees SE v1.9.0

FOMOD Instructions - Enhanced Vanilla Trees - Release Candidate 4

Skyrim Flora Overhaul

custom custom custom  classic

Skyrim Flora Overhaul is a mod project dedicated to overhauling the Skyrim landscape with more varied and better looking flora.

Note

DO NOT RUN THE MOD THROUGH CATHEDRAL ASSETS OPTIMIZER

customOld Files — Skyrim Flora Overhaul v2.5b
Old Files — SFO Billboards for v2.5b
Old Files — Dyndolod 3D trees
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s) from Skyrim Flora Overhaul v2.5b:
Skyrim Flora Overhaul.esp
SFO - Dragonborn.esp
meshes\landscape\grass
meshes\landscape\plants
meshes\landscape\trees\treepineforest04.nif
meshes\landscape\trees\treepineforest05.nif
meshes\plants
meshes\terrain
textures\dlc02\landscape\grass
textures\landscape\fieldgrass02*.dds
textures\landscape\frozenmarshgrass01*.dds
textures\landscape\tundramosstest01.dds
textures\landscape\dirtcliffs
textures\landscape\grass
textures\plants
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s) from SFO Billboards for v2.5b:
meshes
textures\landscape
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\florajuniper*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\floralavender*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\PineShrub*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\ReachCliffTree*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\ReachShrub*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\ReachTree*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\swordferncluster*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\Thicket01*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\TreeAspen*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\TreePineForestSnowL01*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\TundraDriftWood01*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\TundraShrub*
textures\terrain\LODGEN\Skyrim.esm\tundrashrub*

Skyrim Flora Overhaul SE

custom custom custom 

This mod overhauls the Skyrim landscape with better-looking flora.

customMain Files — Trees Only Version v2.72a
Update Files — 2.72D Update For SFO and Trees-Only version
specialinstructions
  • Install ONLY the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes\landscape\trees\treepineforest04.nif
meshes\landscape\trees\treepineforest05.nif
textures\landscape\trees
textures\terrain\LODGen\Skyrim.esm\treepineforest04*.*
textures\terrain\LODGen\Skyrim.esm\treepineforest05*.*

Realistic Aspen Trees SE

custom custom custom 

This mod retextures aspen trees for a more realistic and diverse look. Yellow, orange and red colours.

customOld Files — Realistic Aspen Trees 3.6se

FOMOD Instructions - Realistic Aspen Trees 3.6se

specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes

Trees Mashup

custom custom custom  merged

This is a custom plugin to make all the trees behave.

customMiscellaneous Files — Trees mashup

Reach Tree Reborn

custom custom custom  classic

This mod retextures Reach Trees.

Note

DO NOT RUN THE MOD THROUGH CATHEDRAL ASSETS OPTIMIZER

customMain Files — Reach Trees Reborn 1.0
Main Files — Reach Trees Reborn - Billboards

Lexys LOTD Static Hybrid Models and Billboards

custom custom custom 

This mod provides custom Billboards for the Trees and Flora Section of the guide.

customMiscellaneous Files — Lexys LOTD Static Hybrid Models and Billboards
specialinstructions
  • After installation, copy and paste the following folder(s):
Navigate to Lexys LOTD Static Hybrid Models and Billboards\textures\Terrain\LODGen.
Copy the Enhanced Landscapes Oaks Standalone.esp folder. 
Navigate to Enhanced Landscapes Oaks Standalone\textures\terrain\lodgen.
Paste the Enhanced Landscapes Oaks Standalone.esp folder.

Dawnguard Billboards

custom custom custom  classic

Dawnguard tree billboards from the Forgotten Vale and the soul cairn. For use with DynDOLOD or TES5LODGen. Updated 9/30/19 with complete set of billboards for the biggest trees in Dawnguard DLC

customOld Files — Winter Aspen Billboards only

The Elder Scrolls – Veydosebrom – Grass and Groundcover

custom custom custom  merged

Fills the landscape of Skyrim with beautiful combinations of grasses for a lush and vivid experience.

customMain Files — The Elder Scrolls - Veydosebrom

FOMOD Instructions - The Elder Scrolls - Veydosebrom

Immersive Fallen Trees SSE

custom custom custom  merged

Immersive Fallen Trees is a mod that adds more fallen trees all over Skyrim for a beautiful amd immersive experience. You'll find them most commonly on rivers, or in canyons.

customMain Files — Immersive Fallen Trees SSE

Landscape Fixes For Grass Mods

custom custom custom  loot merged

This mod changes the landscape by reducing grass clipping through objects and restoring lost details.

customMain Files — Landscape Fixes For Grass Mods
Optional Files — Alternate start- LAL Locations
Optional Files — Cutting Room Floor Locations
Optional Files — Immersive Citizens v0.4 Patch
Optional Files — Patch for Helgen Reborn
Optional Files — Patch for Moon and Star
Optional Files — Patches for Arthmoor's Town add-ons
Optional Files — z Vanilla Military Camps

FOMOD Instructions - Patches for Arthmoor's Town add-ons

No grass in caves

custom custom custom  merged

This mod removes grass in a few caves.

customMain Files — No Grass In Caves (ELE) Enhanced Lighting for ENB patch

Locations

Immersive Dawnguard Dayspring Pass SE

custom custom custom 

A new Dayspring Pass entrance (NO MORE TINY CAVE!!).

customMain Files — Immersive Dawnguard Dayspring Pass (IDDP)
Optional Files — IDDP - ELFX Patch

Northern Marsh Bridges

custom custom custom 

This mod adds several wooden bridges across the northern marshlands of Hjaalmarch.

customMain Files — Northern Marsh Bridges SE

Skyrim Sewers

custom custom custom 

This mod adds sewer systems to Solitude, Whiterun & Windhelm and a couple of forts.

customMain Files — Skyrim Sewers 4.15

Solitude Skyway

custom custom custom 

This mod adds an elevated set of stairs and walkways that has been added to the underside of the large rock arch that the city of Solitude rests upon.

customMain Files — Solitude Skyway

Tactical Valtheim SSE

custom custom custom  bash

Tactical Valtheim is a redesign of Valtheim Towers into Valtheim Keep. I've built on and around the original Valtheim, trying to make it into an actual fortress while maintaining something like the original atmosphere and style.

customMain Files — Tactical Valtheim Installer

FOMOD Instructions - Tactical Valtheim Installer

The Flying Knight

custom custom custom 

This mod An honorary tavern made after the death of a well-loved member of Lexy's community, Knight Flier.

customMain Files — The Flying Knight
Update Files — TFK sign HOTFIX

Unique Border Gates SE

custom custom custom 

Unique Border Gates redesigns the border crossings of Cyrodill, Hammerfell and Morrowind by adding new, unique and immersive gates. No two are alike and I believe the design reflects the area well.

customMain Files — Unique Border Gates All
Optional Files — Unique Border Gates All - Better DG Entrance - Patch
Optional Files — Unique Border Gates All - Point The Way - Patch
custom
  • Problem: Wrye Bash sometime spews out an error on Unique Border Gates All - Point The Way - Patch when creating the Bash Patch.
  • Solution: Load and resave UniqueBorderGates-All-PointTheWay.esp in the Creation Kit this should stop it.

Immersive Hold Borders SE

custom custom custom 

Increases Immersion by adding guards and towers to guard the hold's boundary.

customMain Files — Immersive Hold Borders SE v1.2

Effects

Deadly Spell Impacts

custom custom custom 

This mod adds fire, lightning, and frost spell impacts with their own unique textures.

customMain Files — Deadly Spell Impacts v1_70

FOMOD Instructions - Deadly Spell Impacts v1_70

Frozen Electrocuted Combustion

custom custom custom 

Applies visual effects to NPCs and the player when killed by dragons, fire, frost, fear, lightning, drain, poison, sun damage and soultrap status effects.

customMain Files — Frozen Electrocuted Combustion - 2.9.5
  — Install As: Frozen Electrocuted Combustion
Main Files — FEC - Helper plugin - 1.5.80
  — Install As: Frozen Electrocuted Combustion
specialinstructions
  • Ensure to name the files the same so that they are merged together in MO2.

Enhanced Blood Textures SE

custom custom custom 

This mod makes a bloodier combat experience for both player and npcs with higher resolution and detailed textures with additional features such as decapitated spasms, blood drops when low health, blood pools, green blood for spiders and oil for machines.

customMain Files — Main 3.8

FOMOD Instructions - Main 3.8

customSkyrim.ini
[Display]
fDecalLifetime=256.000
SkyrimPrefs.ini
[Display]
iMaxDecalsPerFrame=350
[Decals]
bDecalsOnSkinnedGeometry=1

Improved Weapon Impact EFFECTS Correct Metal SE

custom custom custom  merged

Just a small mod to change that annoying dust to metal sparkles for all weapons hits.

customMain Files — Sparkles

ENB Light

custom custom custom 

Light on grass at night! Unlimited shadowed light sources! Transform your Skyrim experience completely with ENB particle lights.

customUpdate Files — ENB Light 0.95 Release Candidate 2
Update Files — ENB Light 0.95 RC2 patch 1
Update Files — ENB Light 0.95 RC2 patch 2
Update Files — ENB Light 0.96 WIP 01 - Magic Staff lights
Update Files — ENB Light 0.96 WIP 02 - Glowing Caveworms and Blackreach Plants
Optional Files — ENB Light - patch for Quick Light SE

FOMOD Instructions - ENB Light 0.95 Release Candidate 2

FOMOD Instructions - ENB Light 0.95 RC2 patch 1

specialinstructions
  • After installation, download this patcher and extract the contents into the 'modules' subdirectory of zEdit.

Rudy HQ – More Lights for ENB SE – Moths

custom custom custom 

This mod utilizes a new "ENB Particle Lights" feature. Just adds more light sources with a shadows to the game.

customMain Files — Rudy HQ - More Lights for ENB SE - Moths

Rudy HQ – More Lights for ENB SE – Deathbells and Nirnroots

custom custom custom 

This mod utilizes a new "ENB Particle Lights" feature. Just adds more light sources with a shadows to the game.

customMain Files — Rudy HQ - More Lights for ENB SE - Deathbells and Nirnroots

Rudy HQ – More Lights for ENB SE – Bthardamz

custom custom custom 

This mod utilizes a new "ENB Particle Lights" feature. Just adds more light sources with a shadows to the game.

customMain Files — Rudy HQ - More Lights for ENB SE - Bthardamz

Rudy HQ – More Lights for ENB SE – Chaurus Eggs and Sacs

custom custom custom 

This mod utilizes a new "ENB Particle Lights" feature. Just adds more light sources with a shadows to the game.

customMain Files — Rudy HQ - More Lights for ENB SE - Chaurus Eggs and Sacs

Rudy HQ – More Lights for ENB SE – Soul Gems

custom custom custom 

This mod utilizes a new "ENB Particle Lights" feature. Just adds more light sources with a shadows to the game.

customOptional Files — Rudy HQ - More Lights for ENB SE - Patch for Rustic Soulgems

ENB Particle Lights – Dwemer Lanterns

custom custom custom 

Adds ENB Complex Particle Lights to all Dwemer lanterns and chandeliers. Subtle effect that goes a long way. Requires ENBSeries.

customMain Files — ENB-ParticleLights-DwemerLanterns-1-02

Winterhold Statue – Animated with ENB Lights

custom custom custom 

Adds animations and ENB light to the mage statue from Stunning Statues

customMain Files — Winterhold Statue - Animated with ENB Lights
specialinstructions
  • After installation, copy and rename the following files as indicated:
meshes/architecture/winterhold/magestatue.nifmeshes/prometheus/architecture/statuessnow/magestatuesnow_only.nif

Arthmoor’s Villages

Darkwater Crossing

custom custom custom  loot

A simple village expansion for Darkwater Crossing.

customMain Files — Darkwater Crossing

Dawnstar

custom custom custom  loot

This Mod Overhauls Dawnstar.

customMain Files — Dawnstar

Dawnstar – No Snow Under the Roof

custom custom custom  merged

This mod adds a compatibility patch between Dawnstar and No Snow Under the Roof.

customMain Files — Dawnstar - No Snow Under The Roof - Patch

Dragon Bridge

custom custom custom  loot

The mod Overhauls Dragon Bridge.

customMain Files — Dragon Bridge

Helarchen Creek

custom custom custom  loot

This mod adds a village in the mountains southeast of the city of Dawnstar.

customMain Files — Helarchen Creek

Helarchen Creek – No Snow Under the Roof

custom custom custom  merged

This mod adds a compatibility patch between Helarchen Creek and No Snow Under the Roof.

customMain Files — Helarchen Creek - No Snow Under the Roof

Ivarstead

custom custom custom  loot

A simple village expansion for Ivarstead.

customMain Files — Ivarstead

Karthwasten

custom custom custom  loot

A simple village expansion for Karthwasten.

customMain Files — Karthwasten

Keld-Nar

custom custom custom  loot

Keld-Nar is a village in Eastmarch, near the Dwemer ruin of Mzulft.

customMain Files — Keld-Nar

Kynesgrove

custom custom custom  loot

A simple village expansion for Kynesgrove.

customMain Files — Kynesgrove

Rorikstead

custom custom custom  loot

A simple village expansion for Rorikstead.

customMain Files — Rorikstead

Shor’s Stone

custom custom custom  loot

A simple village expansion for Shor's Stone.

customMain Files — Shor's Stone

Soljund’s Sinkhole

custom custom custom  loot

A simple village expansion for Soljund's Sinkhole.

customMain Files — Soljund's Sinkhole

The Fall of Granite Hill

custom custom custom  loot

Granite Hill - Three Farms and an Inn, just North of the Falkreath. A Market is Held here Weekly. -- Survey of the Holdings of Jarl Gjalund

customMain Files — The Fall of Granite Hill

Whistling Mine

custom custom custom  loot

A simple village expansion for Whistling Mine.

customMain Files — Whistling Mine

Whistling Mine – No Snow Under the Roof

custom custom custom  merged

This mod adds a compatibility patch to Whistling Mine and No Snow Under the Roof.

customMain Files — Whistling Mine - No Snow Under the Roof

Expanded Cities, Towns, and Villages

Books of Skyrim SE

custom custom custom 

This mod adds a books store in Solitude similar to previous Elder Scrolls games. This allows the player to buy clutter books and grow their home library.

customMain Files — Books of Skyrim

Farmhouse Chimneys

custom custom custom 

This mod adds chimneys to farmhouses that have fireplaces inside. It includes smoke effects for the chimneys and snow shaders where applicable.

customMain Files — Farmhouse Chimneys SE v4.0.1

FOMOD Instructions - Farmhouse Chimneys SE v4.0.1

Expanded Towns and Cities (SSE)

custom custom custom  bsa

This mod overhauls Riverwood.

customMain Files — ETaC SSE v0.4.4

FOMOD Instructions - ETaC SSE v0.4.4

City Entrances Overhaul – Windhelm

custom custom custom 

A complete overhaul of the Windhelm bridge and stables area.

customMain Files — City Entrance Overhaul - Windhelm
Update Files — Banners Fix

FOMOD Instructions - City Entrance Overhaul - Windhelm

specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
CEOWindhelm - CLARALUX Patch [ESL].esp
CEOWindhelm - ICAIO Patch [ESL].esp
  • Replace with these pre-cleaned ESPs.

Windhelm Lighthouse

custom custom custom 

This mod adds a lore friendly lighthouse to the north of Windhelm.

customMain Files — Windhelm Lighthouse V1.3
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
Textures\actors\character\FaceGenData\FaceTint\Windhelm Lighthouse.esp\*.tga

Trivial Smelters of Skyrim (could be YASM – Yet Another Smelter Mod)

custom custom custom  merged

Adds several smelters in towns and cities that don't have them.

customMain Files — Trivial Smelters of Skyrim

FOMOD Instructions - Trivial Smelters of Skyrim

Late Loaders

Blowing in the Wind

custom custom custom  merged

Skyrim is a windy region, yet the store and inn signs are unaffected by the strong winds. This simple immersion mod enables all signs to react to the wind.

customMain Files — Blowing in the Wind

FOMOD Instructions - Blowing in the Wind

Vanilla Creature Retextures and Tweaks

Ancient Dwemer Metal

custom custom custom  classic

A handpainted retexture of all the Dwemer metal and stonework.

customMain Files — Ancient Automatons 4K
Main Files — Ancient Dwemer Metal 4K
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
meshes\clutter\containers folder
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwechandelier01bareon.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwechandelier01bareonsputter.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwechandelier01on.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwechandelier01onsputter.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwechandelier01simpleon.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwechandelier01simpleonsputter.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwechandelier02on.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwechandelier02onsputter.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwefloorlanternon.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwefloorlanternonsputter.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwewallsconse01on.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwewallsconse01onsputter.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwewallsconse02on.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwewallsconse02onsputter.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwewallsconsesmall01on.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwewallsconsesmall01onsputter.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwewallsconsesmall02on.nif
meshes\dungeons\dwemmer\dwewallsconsesmall02onsputter.nif

Bellyaches HD Dragon Replacer Pack (SE)

custom custom custom 

This mod is a high-quality retexture of the Skyrim dragons.

customMain Files — BellyAches HD Dragon Replacer 1.4

Chappers Demonic Alduin Mashup

custom custom custom 

This is a mashup up of two Alduin texture mods to make a really demonic looking Alduin

customMain Files — Chapper_Alduin.zip

DRAGON PRIEST

custom custom custom 

This mod retextures Dragon Priests.

customMain Files — Dragon.Priest.4k

FOMOD Instructions - Dragon.Priest.4k

DRAUGR

custom custom custom 

This mod retextures Draugr.

customMain Files — Draugr.4k

FOMOD Instructions - Draugr.4k

FALMER

custom custom custom 

This mod retextures Falmer.

customMain Files — Falmer.4k

FOMOD Instructions - Falmer.4k

GIANT

custom custom custom 

This mod is a Giant skin and outfit HD texture overhaul.

customMain Files — Giant.4k

FOMOD Instructions - Giant.4k

HAGRAVEN

custom custom custom 

This mod is a Hagraven and Glenmoril Witches skin/outfit's texture overhaul.

customMain Files — HAGRAVEN.4k

FOMOD Instructions - HAGRAVEN.4k

HAPPY HORKER – RUSTIC Retexture for HD HORKER

custom custom custom  classic

This mod is a hi-res retexture of the HD Horker mod.

customMain Files — HAPPY HORKER - 4K

HD Horker

custom custom custom  classic

This mod is a high-quality mesh of the Horker.

customMain Files — Horker
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
textures

High-Res Dartwing (Dragonfly) Texture

custom custom custom  classic

This mod is a high-resolution retexture for the dragonflies in Skyrim.

customMain Files — High-Res Dartwing (Dragonfly) Texture 1.02

MAMMOTH

custom custom custom 

This mod is a skin and armour texture overhaul of all the Mammoths.

customMain Files — Mammoth.4k

FOMOD Instructions - Mammoth.4k

RUSTIC DAEDRA – Special Edition

custom custom custom 

RUSTIC DAEDRA SSE is a high-resolution retexture of Skyrim's daedra. This includes the elemental daedra (the flame, frost, and storm atronachs), as well as the Dragonborn daedra, the lurker and seeker. Also included are the Dawnguard ancient frost atronach, and the Dragonborn ash guardian.

customMain Files — RUSTIC DAEDRA SSE - 4K
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
textures\effects\fxfirescrolltile02.dds
textures\effects\vaportile01.dds

RUSTIC DEATH HOUND and GARGOYLE – Special Edition

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This mod is a hi-res retexture of the Death Hound and of the Gargoyles from the Dawnguard DLC.

customMain Files — RUSTIC DEATH HOUND AND GARGOYLE SSE - 4K
specialinstructions
  • Delete the following file(s) and/or folder(s):
textures\dlc01\dungeons

RUSTIC FROSTBITE SPIDER – Special Edition

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This mod is a hi-res retexture of the frostbite spiders found in Skyrim.

customMain Files — RUSTIC FROSTBITE SPIDER SSE - 4K

RUSTIC SPRIGGAN – Special Edition

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This mod is a hi-res retexture of the four types of Spriggans found in Skyrim.

customMain Files — RUSTIC SPRIGGAN - Special Edition - 4K
Optional Files — RUSTIC SPRIGGAN EFFECTS

TROLL

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This mod is a skin and armour texture overhaul of all the Trolls.

customMain Files — Troll.4k

FOMOD Instructions - Troll.4k

SABRECAT

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This is a texture overhaul of the Sabre Cat, Sabre Cat Snow and Vale Cat (dlc01), including the related pelts clutters.

customMain Files — Sabrecat.4k

FOMOD Instructions - Sabrecat.4k

SKELETON

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This mod retextures Skeleton and clutter stuff.

customMain Files — Skeleton.and.Human.Bones.4k

FOMOD Instructions - Skeleton.and.Human.Bones.4k

Vampire Lord Retexture

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An alternative texture for the vampire lord.

customMain Files — Vampire Lord Retextured (Demonic)

WISPMOTHER

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This mod is a skin and cloth texture overhaul for the Wispmother.

customMain Files — Wispmother.4x2k

FOMOD Instructions - Wispmother.4x2k

Animal Companions and Mounts

Immersive Horses

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A complete overhaul for the horses in Skyrim.

customMain Files — Immersive Horses
Optional Files — Immersive Horses 2K Horse Textures

The Elder Scrolls V Rewritten – Arvak SE

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This mod makes Bethesda's plastic skeletal horse look real.

customMain Files — Dawnguard Rewritten - Arvak

FOMOD Instructions - Dawnguard Rewritten - Arvak

New Creatures and Encounters

Diverse Dragons Collection SE (DDCse)

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This mod strives to create a dragon mod like no other seen before, drawing resources from 11 different mod authors and utilizing MCM scripts to create unmatched flexibility.

customMain Files — Diverse Dragons Collection SE

Splendor – Dragon Variants SE

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This mod recombines all dragon models and textures included in the vanilla game and DLCs to make 56 unique model-texture combos.

customMain Files — Splendor - Dragon Variants

Deadly Dragons

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This mod attempts to make dragon combat more difficult and realistic.

customMain Files — Deadly Dragons SE
Optional Files — Deadly Dragons SE Patches

FOMOD Instructions - Deadly Dragons SE

FOMOD Instructions - Deadly Dragons SE Patches

Skyrim Immersive Creatures Special Edition

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This mod adds dozens of new creatures to the world of Skyrim with the goal to enhance the game experience. The original vanilla creatures are very well made, but lack in variety. This needed variety arrives with this mod. All creatures, monsters and enemies fit the original vanilla art style. So there will not be any stuff imported from other games.

Note

SIC has been known to cause random crashes. If you are affected by this a solution has been found. Simply deactivate Goblins, Random Spawns and Random Events in the MCM. If you experience random crashes while traveling at night you may also need to deactivate Night Spawns.

customMain Files — Skyrim Immersive Creatures v6_6a NMM BAIN

FOMOD Instructions - Skyrim Immersive Creatures v6_6a NMM BAIN

Skyrim Immersive Creatures – Official Patch and Patch Central

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This fixes all known bugs to date. Also carries over offered improvements like meshes and textures. Now also has compatibility patches for other mods to work with SIC.

customMain Files — SIC Patch
Optional Files — SIC and ICH patch

OBIS SE – Organized Bandits In Skyrim Special Edition

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OBIS Special Edition is a mod for Skyrim SE that adds new varieties of bandits throughout the game world.

customMain Files — OBIS Special Edition
Optional Files — OBIS SE Patrols Addon