Online:Bone Colossus

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Bone Colossus
(lore page)
Location Aba-Loria, Abamath Ruins, Dark Anchors/Fissures, The Doomcrag , Loriasel, The Manor of Revelry, The Mooring, Nimalten, Northpoint, Obsidian Scar, Obsidian Scar, Pinepeak Cavern, Roots of Silvenar, Rulanyil's Fall, Shor's Stone Mine, Shrine of Mauloch, Thibaut's Cairn, Vuldngrav, Wansalen, Wittestadr Crypts, Thukhozod's Sanctum Orsinium, Traitor's Vault Summerset, Labyrinthian, Midnight Barrow Greymoor, Zenithar's Abbey Cloister/BazaarBlackwood, Death's Valor Keep High Isle, Castle Navire Catacombs High Isle
Species Bone Colossus
Health 119,538 Difficulty ON-misc-Boss 1.png
Reaction Hostile
A bone colossus

Bone Colossi are large undead creatures constructed from many bones. While most bone colossi are elite enemies, smaller and weaker versions can be summoned by bonelords during battle.

Related Quests[edit]

Skills and Abilities[edit]

As they are considered elite enemies, bone colossi are immune to all crowd control effects.

A basic melee attack that does moderate physical damage.
Wake the Dead
The bone colossus summons three to four Risen Dead to attack the player.
The Risen Dead swipe at the player doing minor physical damage.
Necromantic Implosion
After a while the Risen Dead will explode if not killed, doing moderate physical damage around themselves as indicated by a red circle.
Bone Saw
The bone colossus stomps its foot, doing moderate physical damage in a cone in front of it and staggering those hit.

Bone Colossi that can be summoned during the fight with Voriak Solkyn have one additional ability:

Rain of Fire
The bone colossus screams and looks up at the sky, summoning an infernal rain of fire all over the arena, indicated by multiple large and overlapping AoEs, dealing continuous high flame damage.

Bone Colossi summoned by Animus Crystals during the fight against Thurvokun have additional abilities:

Coldfire Blast
Deals moderate flame damage.

Bone Colossi summoned by dragons have additional abilities:


Unique Bone Colossi[edit]


Generic Bone Colossi[edit]

Generic, unnamed bone colossi can be encountered in various places across Tamriel, including delves, dungeons, and DLC content. These bone colossi have varying stats, namely health. Below is a list of bone colossi, categorized by location, difficulty and health.

Zone / Dungeon Specific Location Difficulty Health
Tamriel Summoned by bonelords 52,831
Cyrodiil Haynote Cave, Lipsand Tarn, Pothole Caverns, Underpall Cave ON-misc-Boss 1.png 162,654
The Banished Cells II Summoned by Dremora Hauzkyn ON-misc-Boss 1.png Normal78,586Veteran225,562
Spindleclutch II Summoned by Vampire Bonelords Normal58,940Veteran191,386
Wayrest Sewers II After Malubeth the Scourger ON-misc-Boss 1.png Normal(?)Veteran760,077
Crypt of Hearts I After Death's Leviathan ON-misc-Boss 1.png Normal117,879Veteran401,911
Blackheart Haven After Atarus
Dragon Mound/Ushmal's Rest Group boss bonelord summon (?)
Vernim Woods Summoned by Stral Blackthroat in the Vaults of Vernim 60,370
Aba-Loria Beside Cirterisse 15,165
The Wailing Maw The whole delve 15,165
The Great Shackle Necromancer summons 29,870
The Manor of Revelry Last room of the manor cave ON-misc-Boss 1.png 133,800
Risen Court Raised by Brolsgerbwd ON-misc-Boss 3.png (?)
Vaults of Madness After Ulguna Soul-Reaver ON-misc-Boss 1.png Normal(?)Veteran(?)
Summoned by Dremora Bonelords Normal333,99Veteran123,034
Craglorn The Seeker's Archive
Shada's Tear (Burial Grounds)
Skyreach Catacombs
ON-misc-Boss 1.png 237,066
Imperial CityImperial City Memorial District ON-misc-Boss 1.png 108,669
Imperial City PrisonImperial City Prison District (summoned by Xivkyn Necromancers)
Lost Sanctum (summoned by the Lord-Warden's Necromancer)
Maelstrom ArenaOrsinium Stage 1: Vale of the Surreal ON-misc-Boss 1.png Normal39,412Veteran(?)
Stage 9: Theater of Despair, possible summon by Dremora Narkynaz ON-misc-Boss 2.png Normal141,100Veteran(?)
Fang LairDragon Bones The whole dungeon Normal117,879Veteran355,432
Summoned during the fight against Thurvokun Normal(?)Veteran302,117
Blackrose PrisonMurkmire Round 3: Vampire's Pen Normal78,586Veteran225,562
DragonscoursElsweyr Summoned by Dragons ON-misc-Boss 1.png 479,511
Unhallowed GraveHarrowstorm Throughout the dungeon ON-misc-Boss 1.png Normal(?)Veteran(?)
Blackreach: Greymoor CavernsGreymoor Summoned by Hjorrenn the Harvester at the Vampire Feeding Grounds 1,758,207
Castle of the Worm Summoned by Mannimarco at the Tower Summit (?) (?)
Sancre Tor Inner chamber ON-misc-Boss 1.png 252136
Summoned at the second shrine in the Reman Vault

Summoned during the fight against Mannimarco
ON-misc-Boss 1.png (?)
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