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Location Arenthia, Bangkorai Garrison, Castle of the Worm, Coldharbour, Dark Anchors, Dune, Eyevea
Imperial City Sewers: Abyssal Depths, Alessian Tombs, Antediluvian Vaults, Harena HypogeumImperial City
Ashalmawia, TusenendMorrowind
Rimmen NecropolisElsweyr
Leyawiin Castle, WelkeBlackwood
Chroma Incognito, GorneNecrom
Species Daedroth
Health 119,538 Difficulty ON-misc-Boss 1.png
Reaction Hostile
Daedra Husk, Daedra Heart, Poison Solvents
A daedroth attacking

Daedroth are a large reptilian Daedra. The common blue variety are associated with the Daedric Prince Molag Bal, while the green variety are associated with Mehrunes Dagon and can be found in the Deadlands and Apocrypha. They may sometimes be equipped with armor.

Daedroth guard gateways within The Brimstone Den in Vateshran Hollows.

Related Quests[edit]

Skills and Abilities[edit]

As they are considered elite creatures, daedroth are immune to all forms of crowd control effects.

Jagged Claw
A basic melee attack that does minor physical damage.
Fiery Jaws
The daedroth bites the player, doing moderate physical damage. This attack also applies the Burning effect, which does minor flame damage over time.
Fiery Breath
The daedroth breathes fire, doing moderate flame damage over time to all players in front of it as indicated by a red cone.
The daedroth winds up its foot before stomping down on the ground, sending shockwaves forward doing high physical damage, as indicated by a red cone. This attack can be interrupted to set the daedroth off-balance.

Quest-Related Events[edit]

The siege daedroth

The Sublime Brazier[edit]

A daedroth is a part of General Malivus's siege on the Dragonfire Cathedral. He unleashes the beast upon the Cathedral when his soldiers prove ineffective in tearing down the barriers set up by the Immortal Eight. You and Captain Caudex must destroy it in defense of the Sublime Brazier.

Unique Daedroth[edit]


Generic Daedroths[edit]

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

Zone / Dungeon Specific Location Reaction Difficulty Health
Heart's Grief Summoned by Molag Bal Hostile 119,538
Eyevea Runs around the island along with a friendly banekin Friendly 39,959
Cyrodiil Bridges to the Imperial City Hostile ON-misc-Boss 1.png 182,120
The Banished Cells II Summoned by High Kinlord Rilis Hostile Normal(?)Veteran519,477
City of Ash II Knives of Discord Hostile Normal(?)Veteran(?)
Vaults of Madness In the Ancient One's room Hostile Normal(?)Veteran(?)
Dragonstar Arena Round 7: The Circle of Rituals Hostile Normal85,463Veteran422,963
Skyreach Catacombs Summoned by The Flame King Hostile ON-misc-Boss 1.png 118,500
Imperial CityImperial City Arboretum Hostile ON-misc-Boss 1.png 108,669
Imperial CityImperial City Nobles District garrison defense Hostile ON-misc-Boss 1.png 247,500
Imperial SewersImperial City The whole dungeon Hostile ON-misc-Boss 1.png 108,669
Barathrum Centrata, summoned from the central portals Hostile ON-misc-Boss 1.png 141,270
Dragonfire CathedralImperial City Summoned by General Malivus Hostile ON-misc-Boss 2.png 336,836
Maelstrom ArenaOrsinium Stage 1: Vale of the Surreal Hostile ON-misc-Boss 1.png Normal39,400Veteran(?)
Vateshran Hollows: The Brimstone DenMarkarth Brimstone Den done first Hostile ON-misc-Boss 2.png Normal193,121Veteran319,132
Brimstone Den done second Hostile ON-misc-Boss 2.png Normal231,745Veteran(?)
Brimstone Den done third Hostile ON-misc-Boss 2.png Normal328,306Veteran(?)
The CauldronFlames of Ambition Throughout the dungeon Hostile ON-misc-Boss 1.png Normal(?)Veteran(?)
The Shattered XanmeerBlackwood Summoned by Portals to the Deadlands Hostile ON-misc-Boss 2.png 155,074
RockgroveBlackwood Tower of the Five Crimes: Summoned by Xalvakka Hostile ON-misc-Boss 1.png Normal528,102Veteran(?)
Bedlam VeilScions of Ithelia Hall of Barons Hostile Normal240,670Veteran(?)
Player has died once during a quest related to an instanced location.
Two deaths taken during a quest in an instanced location.
Three deaths taken during a quest in an instanced location.


  • A friendly summoned Daedroth can be found running back and forth at the Merchant District on Eyevea. It runs through the district and over the nearby bridge, then loops back around. It's being trailed by a friendly banekin, which is walking behind it at a brisk pace.