The Elder Scrolls IV Oblivion
Oblivion FAQ /DLC Guide
Oblivion is a first person RPG set in the world of Cyrodiil. In Oblivion you can create custom characters, make and use spells, make potions, find armors, fight creatures, join guilds, and ANYTHING you want to do. The freedom in Oblivion is the highest selling point. Below are some “Pro’s” and “Con’s” of The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion:
You can create a character from 10 races and customize each with eye color, face structure, age, hair style and color, and skin tone.
You can mix potions with alchemical equipment, with various ingredients in nature and in shops.
You can level up your character and watch the world around you level up as well. (I.e. when you are level 10 you will fight people appropriate to that level)
You can buy and create custom spells that are in the schools of Destruction, Alteration, Mysticism, Conjuration, Restoration, and Illusion.
You can be an Assassin type character, a Mage type, a Thief, a Bard, a Salesman, a Hero, anything you want!
There are 4 in game guilds that require no DLC, these are the Thieves Guild, Fighters Guild, Mages Guild, and the Dark Brotherhood.(Although not a guild, obtaining vampirism is possible in the game)
There are many weapons, armor, clothing, and robes available for the player. These include Swords, Maces, Axes, and Bows.
You can own houses to store various Jewelry and items that you find during your expedition.
You can continue to play Oblivion even after you beat the Main Questline.
Constant DLC comes out for Oblivion adding new locations, guilds, armor, weapons, spells, enemies, any much more!
Oblivion has 200+ hours for most players and you can do whatever you please in the game.
In Oblivion, there are many glitches, but most are very petty and some help you.
Oblivion can unhealthily control you life…. 😉
Oblivion is a Medieval era game, if you’re not into that style, then this isn’t a game for you.
Deepscorn Hollow (Vile Lair) 150 MS Points – Everlast’s Grade = B+
– Basically Deepscorn Hollow is a House for more evil based characters. Despite that fact, it is good for any character.
– Font of Renewal – Purges Vampirism instantly.
– A Dark Minion – Will go out to assassinate NPC’s (Non-playable Characters) and bring you back loot, raises infamy 1 point every time he goes out and completes his deed.
– Garden of Evil – An indoor garden that gives ingredients for that evil alchemist.
– Cattle Pen – An eternally unconscious prisoner there for vampires to feed off of.
– Shrine of Sithis – A Shrine to get blessed if you have a high infamy. (Same as chapels, just for evil characters)
– Storage, Study, and Bedroom Upgrades
Shivering Isles 2400 MS Points – Everlast’s Grade = A+
The first expansion made for Oblivion; it is set in the Daedric Realm of Sheogorath. For more info please visit [URL= http://forums.xbox.com/11023279/ShowPost.aspx]here[/URL]
– New and Powerful Spells
– 80 New pieces of Armor and 200 New Weapons
– Two forgers to forge armor for you
– 250 new Achievement Points
– New area 1/4 the size of Cyrodiil
– Tons of new ingredients and enemies.
– New clothing and robes.
Knights of the Nine 800 MS Points – Everlast’s Grade = B+
The Gods have forsaken Tamriel. A fallen King has been unchained from the darkness of Oblivion to seek vengeance upon the Gods who banished him. Only a champion pure of heart can vanquish the evil that has been released upon the land.
Heed the call, reclaim the lost relics of the Divine Crusader, and return the Nine to glory. New dungeons, characters, quests, and mysteries await you in the Knights of the Nine
– A new faction.
– New and extremely powerful Armor and Weapons.
– New locations and enemies
– A few new spells
Spell Tomes 80 MS Points – Everlast’s Grade = A
Adds new spells inscribed into tomes around Cyrodiil. These tomes are random loot meaning that there is no set place to find them. They add 1 new effect, Summon Bear.
Mehrunes Razor 250 MS Points – Everlast’s Grade = A-
The lost Ayleid City Varsa Baalim has been taken over by a rogue Telvanni arch-mage, in pursuit of the fearsome Daedric Artifact Mehrunes Razor, which he believes will give him the power he needs to topple the Imperial reign.
This fully-featured quest takes you deep into the fringes of the Niben. You can earn the fearsome Mehrunes Razor, with the ability to kill foes instantly. There are 17 new magic items to discover, with 12 new books, notes, and journals to help you unravel the mystery.
Thieves Den 150 MS Points – Everlast’s Grade = A
Adds a new house specialized for Thieves.
The Thieves Den is an underground escape near Anvil Castle.
Adds new merchants and trainers for you to buy Thief equipment
Adds Pirates to go out and plunder and give you gold, the amount depends on your level.
Adds new storage area along with a secret entrance to the Countesses Quarters in Anvil Castle.
Wizard’s Tower(Frostcrag Spire) 150 MS Points – Everlast’s Grade = A
Alchemy Garden – Has vast array of ingredients for the Alchemist
Enchanting Alter and Spell Making Alter – Enchant items and create spells here. Only one’s available outside the Arcane University.
Atronach Alter – Summon any of the Atronach’s with the correct Atronach salts.
Portals and Storage Area – Has portals to each of the Mage’s Guild, and also has an enormous storage area guarded by Imps.
Orrery 150 MS Points – Everlast’s Grade = C
The Orrery Quest has you go to 4 Camps to retrieve items to fix the Imperial Orrery. It is the only Orrery in Cyrodiil, grants you a special powers.
Horse Armor 200 MS Points – Everlast’s Grade = D-
Adds Steel and Elven Armor for your horse. First Set is free and any sets after that cost gold.