Online:Zone Guide/Alik'r Desert

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Though there are fertile fields on the coast near the capital city of Sentinel, it is the arid expanses of the interior that have captured the heards of the rugged Redguards. The Alik'r is rich in mineral resources, but its fierce creatures and harsh terrain are daunting to most.


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Zone Story Quests[edit]

Zone Story Quests are the main story arc for the zone. Completing these quests can award you with skill points, experience, gold, and gear.


Wayshrines allow free, instantaneous travel between wayshrines that have been discovered and unlocked. You can also travel directly to any unlocked wayshrine from anywhere in the world for a small amount of gold.

Cave Delver[edit]

Delves are solo-able dungeons found throughout the world. Delves will always contain a single skyshard and a boss who drops item set gear.

Points of Interest[edit]

Points of Interest are self-contained stories that explore the lore, characters, and locations within a zone. These can award you with experience, gold, and gear.


Striking Locales are places of interest within the world. Discovering all of the Striking Locales in a zone will award that zone's Pathfinder achievement.

Set Stations[edit]

Set Stations are locations in the world where you can craft items with specific item set bonuses.

Mundus Stones[edit]

Mundus Stones are objects in the world that grant a boon in the form of a temporary player buff. This buff will persist until replaced with a different Mundus Stone boon.

Public Dungeons[edit]

Public Dungeons are open world dungeons found throughout Tamriel and beyond. These are designed for four player groups. Completing different parts of Public Dungeons can award you with a skill point, experience, gold, and gear.

World Events[edit]

World Events such as Dark Anchors are activities that occur in the world that are best tackled by a group of adventurers. Completing a World Event can award you experience, gold, and higher tier gear.

World Bosses[edit]

World Bosses are difficult enemies meant to be tackled by a group of adventurers. Defeating a world boss can award you higher tier gear.

Skyshard Hunter[edit]

Skyshards are scattered throughout the world and can be identified by the bright beam of white light they emanate. Discovering three Skyshards will grant you a skill point, which can be used to unlock or morph new abilities.

Clue Location Notes
Sentinel of a domed tower. Sentinel Guard Tower, upstairs (map)
Shedding shame in the oasis. North of Divad's Chagrin Mine Wayshrine, right off road in water. (map)
Across the ruin from the Warrior. South of Salas En (map)
Stored on a Bergama roof. Magistrate's House upstairs (map)
Walltop view of the broken blade. Leki's Blade, above doorway (map)
Beside a drydocked stern. Tava's Blessing, southwest, under the docks (map)
Left out in the open by Kozanset Mages. Kozanset, atop the Mages Guild (map)
Near a paid feather-finder. Southwest of Hag Camp, below bridge north of Kozanset (map)
Tears shed for a toppled spire. Slightly northeast of Tears of the Dishonored with harpies (map)
Second stop on her search for the Pearl. Aldunz, room straight from entrance near centurion, right behind corner (map)
Buried respite from desert heat. Coldrock Diggings, left after entering, small side room off 1st big room. (map)
Dig deep, don't be embarrassed. Divad's Chagrin Mine, room with water and ogres (map)
Blown down a mine shaft. Sandblown Mine, small room to right of main room (map)
A caravan's wreckage marks the path. Santaki, hallway off hallway, right of entrance (map)
Trapped within the steam closet. Yldzuun, roundish room (map)
Monumental find in the Lost City. Lost City of the Na-Totambu, group, big room next to pillar with warriors. (map)

Shalidor's Library Books[edit]

Shalidor's Library Books are scattered throughout the world. These books are identified by their distinctive purple glow. Discovering these books will improve your Mages Guild rank and advance the associated skill line.

Alik'r Desert Lore[edit]

Daedric Princes[edit]


Legends of Nirn[edit]


Poetry and Song[edit]