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This page provides a list of all creature types in the game of Skyrim.

Enemy NPCs
BanditMercenaryNecromancerThalmor AgentWarmaster
Flame AtronachFrost AtronachStorm Atronach
BearBlack BearBrown BearCave BearGhost Bear
Chaurus FledglingChaurus HunterChaurus Reaper
DragonAncient DragonUndead Dragon
Dremora RaiderDremora Warlock
Goblins – Goblins are small humanoid creatures that are weak to bashing damage.
Goblin BerserkerGoblin SkirmisherGoblin EliteGoblin VeteranGoblin ShamanIron Skull ShamanIron Skull WarriorRed Fang WarriorWhite Ghost WarriorWhite Ghost Clan ChieftainWhite Ghost ShamanGoblin Wizard
Nether LichOutcastLich
Skeevers – Skeevers are giant rat-like creatures that are weak to fire damage, but resist shock and poison damage.
Giant SkeeverVenomfang Skeever
SkeletonSkeleton GuardianSkeleton HeroSkeleton Knight
Spiders – Spiders are giant arachnids weak to cleaving and frost damage, but resist slashing, shock, and poison damage.
Cave SpiderGiant Cave SpiderForest SpiderGiant Forest Spider
SprigganSpriggan Earth MotherSpriggan Matron
Ancient TrollCave TrollForest TrollThe Troll Mother
WightCrypt WightWight Lord
WolfDire WolfTimber Wolf

Strengths and Weaknesses[edit]

Physical Elemental
Creature Bashing Cleaving Slashing Fire Frost Shock Poison
Ancient Dragons Resist Weak Weak Resist
Bandits Resist Resist Weak
Bears Resist Weak Resist Weak Resist
Dragons Resist Weak Resist Weak Resist
Dremora Raiders Resist Weak Resist Weak Resist
Dremora Warlocks Resist Weak Resist Resist Weak
Goblin Casters Weak Resist Weak Resist
Goblin Warriors Weak Resist
Mercenaries Resist Resist Resist Weak
Necromancers Resist Resist Weak
Nether Liches Resist Resist Weak Weak Resist Resist Resist
Outcasts Resist Weak Resist Weak Resist
Skeevers Weak Resist Resist
Skeletons Weak Resist Resist Weak Immune
Spiders Weak Resist Weak Resist Resist
Spriggans Resist Weak Weak Resist Resist
Thalmor Agents Resist Resist Resist Weak
Trolls Weak Resist Weak Resist Resist
Warmasters Weak Resist Resist Weak
Wisps Resist Resist Resist Weak Immune Resist
Wights Resist Weak Weak Resist Resist
Wolves Resist Weak Resist Resist Weak
Ancient Dragons also resist their breath's damage type.
Goblin Warriors have additional resistances and weaknesses that can vary.


Fire Frost Shock Poison
Bashing Trolls Goblin Casters Skeletons Mercenaries Goblin Warriors
Cleaving Spriggans, Wights Spiders Outcasts Warmasters
Slashing Nether Liches Dragons Ancient Dragons, Bears, Dremora, Wolves Mercenaries
Skeevers, Wisps Bandits, Necromancers, Thalmor Agents