So know we have three objectives to do. The answer to THIS one is found on the IVORY DRAGONCLAW , so make the door match this: With that door opened, head down to find a BIG open (and lonely) room. You can pick the right door if you want to grab some random loot, the continue to the left a bit and look at the left-hand side for a chest. Add in puzzle rooms that react to specific spells schools (like in Shalidor's maze). Mylifedownsideu - 9 years ago. A boss fight walk through to get the Gauldur Amulet in The elder scrolls V : Skyrim Continue through the door and slay the enemies here, then go upwards to the left ( I ran into a Deathlord here, so be careful ). Much has been lost, fallen to the ravages of war or the turning of the ages. Achievements/Trophy descriptions (includes all 3 DLC packs). Follow the path to find an EMERALD DRAGONCLAW and a note begging you to turn around. This one teaches FROST - FROST BREATH . SEVERAL Draugr will rise with him, so hopefully you have a companion or a handy shout ready to even the odds. At the end you’ll see a lever by a doorway. Characters How do I solve Geirmund's Hall Puzzle?!? To be honest, THIS part of the quest is BEST done while doing the MAGE’S COLLEGE quest “ Under Saarthal “. See all of the raised areas out in the water? Cave Sigdis will appear out here on one of them (he’s an archer) as will TWO ILLUSIONS . Kill the spiders you find. On the left you’ll see an EAGLE , then a WHALE and on the right you’ll see a WHALE then a SNAKE . The first challenger is Mikrul Gauldurson, who summons draugr, but they die when Mikrul does. At reach water rock where you have to forge the gauldur amulet, I see the puzzle on the claw and it reads bear, fish, snake yet it won't open for me. The path out of here is to the right, but be careful of the grated floor dropping out on you (there’s a lever to the right to make it stay in place). This Amulet is suppose to be the cause of 3 greedy sons to wand up murdering Archmage Gauldur, their father, to obtain the Amulet for themselves. After defeating a brother, there is a short window between him respawning on the ledge, and the next brother teleporting down, where the Dragonborn can wait an hour to regain health without using potions, spells, or scrolls. Up here you will find quite the prize: a DRAGON WALL ! Only 30 percent eh? The place you want to go to is called “ Reachwater Rock “. In the main circular pool, there is a place that is not counted as underwater, at the base of the pool. But can't figure out the order. * So know we have three objectives to do. At the very end of this task you will have to take part in a battle against three powerful ghosts. You must make sense of this maelstrom, explore the frozen tundra and bring hope to the people. A BUNCH of doors open up leading to one more DRAGONCLAW door. Get ready for a fight. The entrance to the cave is behind a waterfall. We may as well get out of this area together. Attempts to climb the walls or missed attempts to cross over can result in the Dragonborn looking through the map into nothingness, although they will not be able to pass through the wall and probably will not get stuck. So the next step would be to reforge the amulet. All three Gauldur Fragments and the Ivory Dragon Claw from Folgunthurare needed to gain entrance. Once you have that done, go back out to the main room and hit the chain by the grates to open the path onwards. Where to find and conquer every side-mission. Also; you should really stick with ranged if you can afford to, as all of the Sigdis enemies here know UNRELENTING FORCE and you will be thrown around if you try to melee them. Use the claw on the keyhole he’s lying against to open the way. Cross the bridge and fight through the catacombs to the next puzzle. A boss chest directly ahead after completing and leaving the boss room. In the Forbidden Legend, quite a long Quest, I have collected the three parts of the Gauldur Amulet, read the Journal of Daynas Valen, and read the three Writs of Sealing. In the chamber outside the main door, where there is a chest on a ledge across from the path leading up to the door, the walls on either side of the pillar with the chest are glitched. On your way to a barred gate up ahead, you’ll see ROTATING STATUES that you have to make MATCH those symbols. Map Take his piece of the amulet and then explore the area behind his tomb for a chest, a TWO-HANDED SKILLBOOK called Words and Philosophy , and a shortcut back to the world map. It should be Eagle/Dolphin/Serpent The quest line is: Forbidden Legend-Find the Gauldur Amulet Fragment in Geirmund's Hall (this is located EAST of Ivarstead on a small island and not in the same place where you're doing this mission!-Find the Gauldur Amulet Fragment in Folgunthur One quick note: you can use the DRAGON CLAW in the room with the dead adventurers to find a hidden chest. Alternatively, standing on the branches of the tree the adventurer's corpse is laying against may allow a jump via the shout. Proceed forwards and out of the center tomb will rise Mirkul Gauldurson one of the wizards sons. There is only one fragment left, and to find it you'll need to go to Geirmund's Hall, a tomb near Ivarstead, where the hero Geirmund gave his life to defeat the evil brothers and protect the world from Gauldur's amulet. ". Reachwater Rock is the final resting place of Arch-Mage Gauldur. There is also a skeleton with a random sword, shield, helmet and gold. When you first enter Folgunthur, the dungeon is clear of any obstacles or enemies up to when you find Daynas Valen's corpse, but from that point onward the tomb is completely uncharted, and you have to solve puzzles yourself. [Go do the Mage’s College quest “Under Saarthal” to get this piece!]. Also, be careful of grabbing the soul gem off the table as it is also trapped and will make a mammoth skull come crashing down at you. Reach a room with a big chest that has some good treasure in it. It is possible to reach the cliff side chest using one word of Whirlwind Sprint. Yeah, we’re going to go forwards. Gauldur Amulet Fragment is the name given to the three fragments of The Gauldur Amulet. The Elder Scrolls IV: Knights of the Nine, https://elderscrolls.fandom.com/wiki/Reachwater_Rock?oldid=2875249. Once inside, kill the Skeevers, loot the dead guy, and drop down the hole to the water below. A bridge can be seen from the road—around behind it is a path up to the cave entrance. You have if somewhat easy since you can jump the gaps in this place and divide their forces like that. If the "Forbidden Legend" quest is not active, his copy of Lost Legends can be read to start the quest. Hold The first of these is the draw bridge next to where we find Daynas. Find the Gauldur Amulet Fragment in Folgunthur. Put the Claw into the plate beside Daynas - a bridge leading to the further part of the underground will lower, with two Draugrs waiting for you there. Watch out for floor plates as you continue. The legend concerns (as the book points out) a powerful wizard known as Gauldur. Well, we’re already in Folgunthur, so let us start there. Kill the Draugr and continue to a room with a couple of thrones (be sure to kill the Draugr that are on the thrones as well). Geirmund’s Hall is just east of the small town of Ivarstead , which if you’ve played even a little bit of the main questline you’d be able to fast-travel there. Continue this until they have all done one rotation and are lined up correctly again. This can be resolved by loading a previous save. Or at the very least, reference THAT part of the guide to find our guide on completing that dungeon. The first one to come down is Mirkul , and he will be joined by a LOT of Draugrs. It looks like it MAY drop the bridge in the distance, but DON’T hit it and do a 180 to see another lever. Hit THAT one. Another solution is to line the symbols up correctly, then click the inner ring to initiate a spin, then click the middle ring, then outer ring. Once you are in the cave, head down to a pool. New main objective: Find the Gauldur Amulet Fragment in Folgunthur. As you approach the tomb, the last Gauldurson brother will spring forth: Sigdis . What's the order?! Trying to Reforge the Gauldur Amulet". Taking it completes the quest. o Find the Gauldur Amulet Fragment in Folgunthur. To the left of the table is also stone bowl containing a large coin purse. The KEY to knowing WHICH Sigdis to hit is that the REAL Sigdis wears a helmet that has HORNS THAT CURL ! Loot away and take the nearby door back to Folgunthur and out to Skyrim. There are also a couple of Draugr here. The one way I figured out to tell the REAL one apart from the fakes is that the REAL one has HORNS on his helmet . Though Gauldur was wise, wealthy, and honorable, his sons Jyrik, Mikrul, and Sigdis Gauldurson resented living in their father's shadow. Community content is available under. Take note that you can search underwater for a chest that is beyond a doorway (be fast lest you drown) then go through the iron door down here. Once you have taken out all three of them, approach the alter to see a scene where Gauldur arrives and takes out all three of his sons. Activate with the claw. In the water surrounding the pedestal is an adept locked chest with some gold. Placing the three fragments on the altar in any order will cause the three spirits of the Gaulderson brothers to appear over the alter, and in turn each will challenge the Dragonborn. From where you found Daynas Valen’s body is where we’ll start (if you’re just now reading this, enter the ruins and proceed until you DO find him: you can’t miss him). Most of the loot (with the exception of one … Continue down into the ruins and kill the spiders you’ll run across. A major source of his power was his magical amulet.. Elder Scrolls is a FANDOM Games Community. Once you take him out you’ll now have to take out Jyrik . Congrats! It also has a weight of 0, when most amulets weigh 0.5 or 1. None The quest is now over, but be sure to grab the gold from Gauldur’s remains as well as loot the chest you’ll find as you make your way back to the world map. Look to the map to see where the next objective points to (it is by Reachwind Cave , east of Markarth ) and make your way there. Note: Another good thing to do is to kill Mirkul ASAP. In fact, once you read his notebook, the “Investigate the Gauldur Legend” part will be complete, and will now separate into THREE new objectives: *- Find the Gauldur Amulet Fragment in Geirmund’s Hall. The future of Skyrim, even the Empire itself, hangs in the balance as they wait for the prophesized Dragonborn to come; a hero born with the power of The Voice, and the only one who can stand amongst the dragons. The first puzzle was already solved by Daynas Valen, the Dunmer who was looking to obtain the Gauldur Amulet after locating the Ivory Claw. The ghosts teleport on set locations. Forbidden Legend The crypt is, of course, just plain massive. Get past it (whirlwind shout) and de-activate it to come upon another flooded area. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Thankfully, compared to Saarthal, he is EASY. Summon up some aid if you can and focus on NOT being surrounded. To help you out a bit, I’ll tell you this. After winning the battle and collecting the amulet, the casket on the upper platform contains Gauldur's remains, along with a large amount of gold. Keep going, watching out for traps until you reach a room with a large dining table. If any of the ghosts are disintegrated with lightning magic, the final sequence where Gauldur appears may have nothing to attack. The only solution appears to be to reload to the beginning of the fight and avoid disintegrating any of the ghosts. The area in front of the entrance is covered, with a stone table to the left of the door. The answer to this puzzle is in the next room. I'm in Geirmund's Hall! Check the table beyond for goodies and proceed into the Folgunthur Crypt . Reachwater Rock Let this place be forgotten forever.Let it be struck from the rolls of history.Let it never be spoken of by man or mer.Let its very name be lost to the ages. Location Picking up the amulet will cause spikes to appear from the wall and lock you inside the alcove where you found the amulet. By the time the outer ring is moving, inner ring is ready to go again. On the table is a filled random soul gem and flanking the table two burial urns. On the way out a door will have opened with another chest and miscellaneous loot. His sons fled and the only real clue the book gives is that “One brother is said to have perished in the ruins of Fulgunthur which is to the NORTHWEST of Morthal .”. Head inside of the ruins and you’ll find dead adventurers as well as dead Draugr . Very nice. You KNOW you’re in for a fight, right? There is another chest on a ledge directly opposite the first dragon claw door. Gauldur Amulet: (from Sigdis, Mirkul, Jyrik in that order) summon limit +1. Only one leveled draugr is on patrol at the upper level of this room—a rare female draugr, who is a two-handed melee fighter. New main objective: Find the Gauldur Amulet Fragment in Geirmund's Hall For one, he isn’t invincible here. While it increases Stamina, it does not increase carrying capacity. Take them all out and once you have killed Mirkul, loot him for the Gauldur Amulet Fragment . The ruins have two interior zones: Folgunthur and Folgunthur Crypt, which houses the tomb of Mikrul Gauldurson. The amulet itself is on a bust located in a carved-out niche on a wall. Ye who enter here, know:This place was sealed at great price.Honor those who perished here.Turn back, and leave them to their rest. This section contains bugs related to Reachwater Rock. It is too far to jump, but the gap can be crossed by using Whirlwind Sprint while standing in front of the gap. Archmage Gauldur was a powerful and renowned conjurer who lived in Skyrim during the opening days of the First Era.His aid and counsel were sought by many. 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