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Main Quest[edit]

Starting Out
1. Dark Brotherhood Attacks: Stop masked Assassins from attacking you in your sleep, and find out who they are.
2. Hunt the Dark Brotherhood: Follow the trail of clues leading to the Dark Brotherhood in the sewers and ruins beneath Mournhold
Royal Palace Quests (Optional)
The Royal Palace Quests are optional and can be skipped if you speak with Fedris Hler in the Temple after the Dark Brotherhood quest. You can do these quests at any time.
3. Speak to the People: Learn of the local rumors surrounding the recent death of the previous king.
4. A Temple Informant: Speak to people in the Temple to find out their true feelings about King Helseth.
5. Disloyalty Among the Guards: Investigate the Royal Guards to search for evidence related to a possible plot against the King.
6. Evidence of Conspiracy: Look into another possible plot against the king involving the former King Llethan's widow.
7. Muckraking Journalist: Learn the identity of the anonymous writer of The Common Tongue.
8. Queen Barenziah: Speak with the Queen for further matters of state.
Temple Quests
9. The Goblin Army: Investigate the rumors of a Goblin army being gathered by Lord Helseth.
10. The Shrine of the Dead: Explore the Temple Sewers to find and cleanse this forgotten shrine.
11. Barilzar's Mazed Band: Find this powerful artifact hidden beneath the Temple and return it to Almalexia.
12. An Attack on Mournhold: Defend the Mournhold Plaza from a Fabricant attack.
13. Investigate Bamz-Amschend: Explore a newly-discovered ruin and find out where the fabricants originate.
Royal Palace Quests (Optional)
14. An Assassination Attempt: Discover a possible plot to kill King Helseth.
15. Helseth's Champion: Prove your worth to King Helseth by dueling his personal bodyguard.
Temple Quests
16. A Show of Power: Further investigate the Plaza attack for Helseth by working for Almalexia.
17. The Missing Hand: Take care of one of the Hands of Almalexia who has abandoned his post.
18. The Blade of Nerevar: Gather the three broken pieces of this legendary blade to reforge it.
19. The Mad God: Find the supposedly mad Sotha Sil in his hidden Clockwork City for Almalexia.

Quest Map[edit]

Dark Brotherhood Attacks
Hunt the Dark Brotherhood
Speak to the People
A Temple Informant
Disloyalty Among the Guards
Evidence of Conspiracy
Muckraking Journalist
Queen Barenziah
Goblin Army
The Shrine of the Dead
Barilzar's Mazed Band
An Attack on Mournhold
Investigate Bamz-Amschend
An Assassination Attempt
Helseth's Champion
A Show of Power
The Missing Hand
The Blade of Nerevar
The Mad God


Denotes a required path. You must complete this before starting the subsequent quest.
Denotes an optional path or quest.


  • You don't need to complete the Hunt the Dark Brotherhood quest to start the Goblin Army quest. After coming to Mournhold you can speak to Fedris Hler to get the Goblin Army quest immediately. You can start the Hunt the Dark Brotherhood quest at any given time by speaking to the people.

Miscellaneous Quests[edit]

Great Bazaar
Temple Courtyard
  • The Natural: Meet this Wood Elf who wants you to donate vast sums of money.