Kodlak: "I worry that you've been spending too many nights out." Three new radiant quests are now available back in Jorrvaskr and you will have to complete two of them before you can initiate the next quest, Blood's Honor. Stronger, faster. We can't even enter the tomb without Wuuthrad, and it's in pieces, like it has been for a thousand years." I've been waiting for this. Njada: "Is it not allowed?" But all that was taken from him." or "Let's find that Totem, Shield-Brother/Shield-Sister." If you have a concern about my honor, bring it before the Circle." You know the legends of the Tomb of Ysgramor." Eorlund: "And dragons were just stories. Services If Aela has yet to arrive, Skjor will inform you that: "Aela will be joining us shortly. Hah. I'm going to make sure we got the last of them, and see if there's any information to be gotten from the bodies. Skjor's already scouting ahead." ", Player: "What was that?" Lead on. Answering Aela by saying they didn't look like they needed help will make her respond: "Certainly not. We hunted everything there was to hunt. Kodlak: "I worry that you've been spending too many nights out." Where are we going? ", "Ysgramor himself wouldn't have the patience to deal with all the rabble around here. ", "There's a dead one, isn't there. Some can't seperate the animal from themselves. Nord Werewolf ", Miscellaneous: I wish I could be there with you. Soon enough.". Come back alive, and with stories to tell!" When you choose to tell her you are ready, she simply says "Hold still, then." Abandoned for years. Farkas: "We grieve." We're made into the greatest hunters in the land. He will then point towards the werewolf and reveal that it is, in fact, Aela: "I would hope you recognize Aela, even in this form. Always be honest with the old man, but don't tell him anything he doesn't need to know." She is found in her room at the end on the left and behind the left door at Jorrvaskr. Aela's default armor is Ancient Nord Armor. Vilkas: "Kodlak used to speak of a way to cleanse his soul, even in death. But this... this is the Tomb of Ysgramor. [2] This is discouraged among the Companions and is the source of their secrecy as well as the rumors about them. Vilkas: "Is that? She will help you fight the numerous Companion ghosts, even after Farkas admits to a bad case of arachnophobia as soon as you enter a huge den filled with frostbite spiders. If you met her but refused to initiate the quest she will instead say: "Ah, good. My wife is in mourning and I need to get back to her soon. After killing the Silver Hand forces at Gallows Rock and trying to finish the quest by talking to Aela, the only dialogue option will be the one asking for archery training, and that dialogue will just repeat, without the training window showing up, leaving the quest unable to be completed, the archery training and marriage impossible. ', her final radiant quest will be available and she will say: "Harbinger, I'd be honored if you joined me in my search. When asked what he wants, Aela will reply: "He didn't say, but you'd better move fast. After "Totems of Hircine," if she is spoken to as she exits the Underforge, she exits while still talking. Skjor's already scouting ahead. However, if you happen to pass by Pelagia Farm on your way, you will witness three Companions battling a giant amid the crops. After turning in the final totem, she returns to pray if asked to follow. Later, a courier brings information regarding her death. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. He was one of the strongest we had, but numbers can overwhelm. Level Don't even want to know what those cretins did to them before they died." Back in the Underforge, place the Totem of the Hunt in the receptacle, and watch as Aela starts to pray in front of it. Njada: "Well, no. At that point, it is possible to ask for her hand, as she will be available for marriage. Aela will be able to provide the following two quests, and will comment accordingly: Once you have completed a radiant quest, Aela will point you towards Skjor. You will find Aela outside, along with Torvar, both of them with dead Silver Hand warriors at their feet. The Silver Hand Community content is available under. The rest of you, prepare to journey to the Tomb of Ysgramor. Once you have picked up the Werewolf Totem, Aela will immediately ask: "Do you have it?" Skjor: "That they might get themselves killed." Aela the Huntress, a Nord thief, is one of the elite members of the legendary Companions who reside in Jorrvaskr, the overturned ship and mead hall in the Wind District of Whiterun. I've finally tracked down the last of the Totems, I think. If the quest is one that is impossible to complete (e.g. ", Skjor: "Are you prepared for tonight's hunt?" You'll have to talk to Kodlak Whitemane up in Jorrvaskr. Aela: "I'll do it. I don't think I need to tell you why. ", Kodlak: "How goes the hunt?" The old Nords used to do sacrifices here. It's been a long time since we had a heart like yours among our numbers. and she replies "You shouldn't even know about that. Both responses will lead to this: "Here, let's have Farkas show you where you'll be resting your head." It's a blessing given to the most honored of the Companions. Vilkas: "That's fine for you. If you accepted her quest, she will say: "Ah, good. "We should keep moving." ", "The bastards... somehow they managed to kill Skjor. Aela: "But strength doesn't hurt." You go on ahead. When asked for work, Aela will say: "Harbinger, I'd be honored if you joined me in my search. Come, follow me.". Vilkas: "We take our leave." ", Once you return to Whiterun, Vilkas will tell you to head up to the Skyforge and participate in Kodlak's funeral. After the battle, she realizes what is wrong as Skjor lies dead on the floor: "The bastards... somehow they managed to kill Skjor. I don't know how those cozy lords manage to drag themselves out of bed every day. Did he say you were to lead the Companions?" I remember you. It is never confirmed that she and Skjor were romantically involved. Farkas: "New blood? Aela: "And you avenged him." When Aela has returned to her home, she unequips any weapon and armor she has received, keeping them in her inventory instead. Njada: "You have to remember, it's not about strength. Aela: "Skjor's heard rumors of a bear the size of a mammoth in Hammerfell. I like that." Lastly, she will share her thoughts on the civil war: "Kodlak says not to worry about it. Get out of here. Aela: "And you avenged him." We're all on edge." Lead on. Residing in Jorrvaskr with the other Companions, Aela offers lycanthropy deep into the faction's questline. I've been talking to my sources around the holds, and think I may have heard where one of them lives. ", "I hope the hunting goes well, brother/sister. This triggers the objective Speak with the leader of the Companions and a map marker will point you towards Whiterun. "The spirit of Skjor is with us on this errand. ", Player: "The Companions are werewolves?" Shortly after their initiation into the Circle, Skjor helps the Dragonborn become a werewolf as well. From that point, the Dragonborn can receive special assignments from Aela, who sends them on a series of quests intended to stifle the dramatically escalating feud. Proceed to buy both sets of the Ancient Nord Armor, to finally replace the armor that was given to her at first by clothes. I stayed with my father in the woods until I was old enough for my Trial. When you reach the northwestern chamber, Aela will rightfully warn you about Silver Hand leader Krev the Skinner, so be prepared. Before the ancient flame... We grieve." Solution: Recruiting her, going outside, dismissing her, waiting one hour, and then recruiting her again. Aela: "You're right. But a true warrior would have relished the opportunity to take on a giant. In an effort to cleanse Kodlak's spirit of the beast curse following his funeral at the Skyforge, Aela accompanies Vilkas, Farkas, and the Dragonborn to Ysgramor's Tomb, where she helps redeem Kodlak's spirit. Aela as a wife can cook as much food as desired, regardless what day it is or how many times asked. I almost envy you. No thanks to you." She may be found fighting a giant at Pelagia Farm on the outskirts of Whiterun, along with Ria and Farkas. But you're still alive, so congratulations. Aela the Huntress Perhaps we can hunt together someday. Vilkas: "Is that? But your strength and honor are apparent to all." I was starting to think you might never come back." Vilkas: "The old man had one wish before he died. He will then proceed to explain: "We do this in secret because Kodlak is too busy trying to throw away this great gift we've been granted. I'll take the glories of the hunt right here." You can participate in the battle or you can watch from a distance, as the giant will always be defeated. Skjor: "They should be so lucky. Aela: "There the souls of Harbingers will heed the call of northern steel. Whether or not you met Aela and her fellow Companions near the farm, locate the legendary mead hall Jorrvaskr in Whiterun and enter to the unexpected sight of a typical day for the proud, but thirsty, warriors. This will land you in the exact same spot in the conversation as if you've helped them, so ask the next question and Aela will explain: "An outsider, eh? Kodlak: "What glorious prey. After the Dragonborn becomes a full member of The Companions, Aela offers Archery training for a fee. At 10am she sits down for a three-hour breakfast and at 3pm she heads out to the training court behind the building where she strolls around or relaxes on the ground next to the target pads. All of them will be gathered around a drunken brawl between Njada Stonearm and Athis, Aela included, shouting encouraging words at the two youngsters. I'm going to make sure we got the last of them, and see if there's any information to be gotten from the bodies. When you hand her the shield, her reply will differ depending on whether or not you met her back at Pelagia Farm. If you didn't meet her she will say: "Ah, good. Skjor: "Some of them might try. During the Proving Honor quest, the Dragonborn learns Skjor and the other members of the Circle are werewolves. Aela is not involved with the quest (although she was intended to be, see this section), but will stand in the Circle when you return from Dustman's Cairn, ready to participate in your formal initiation into the Companions. Cowards must have locked the place down after Skjor charged in. If he's worried about some mead-swilling afterlife in Sovngarde, he's free to pursue it. We're all on edge." After turning in each totem for the "Totems of Hircine" quest, Aela prays at the statues. Are you ready now?" "Yours was not an easy transformation. Your screen will turn black for a second, then a magical aura will circle around you and a message will appear on the top left of your screen stating "Beast Blood Added". This poor sod could have been anyone. Aela: "Worried one of them is going to take your place?" Let's get it to the Underforge." This page was last modified on 7 January 2021, at 23:57. Female Once Kodlak began looking for his cure, I'd wager Skjor didn't bring it up again. "The flames of a hero can reforge the shattered." Aela: "Don't delay, Shield-Brother/Shield-Sister. But when it comes time to draw blood, there's no one in Skyrim I'd rather have at my back. Don't even want to think about what those cretins did to them before they died." After exiting Whiterun, she heads east and passes all the farms and the watchtower, then turns east and north towards Dawnstar. Remember, you're not a full Companion yet, whelp. Try and keep up. I've been waiting for this. When Aela is dismissed as a follower, she returns to Jorrvaskr by default. Look around for a way to open those bars." However, the Dawnguard add-on provides a one-time opportunity to restore your lycanthropy by speaking to Aela. As the one who bore the fragments, I think you (Referring to the Dragonborn) should be the one to carry Wuuthrad into battle. You will have the option to tell her you wish to regain the gift of beast blood. And he didn't get it. Aela: "Ah, yes. After running through the main street of Dawnstar, she will take the eastern path past Nightcaller Temple and cross the snowy tundra all the way to the entrance of Ysgramor's Tomb, where she will enter right away. discreet." Some can't separate the animal from themselves. Once she's inside, we can follow." After a bit of time, you will wake up in an entirely different location and Aela will be standing next to you, worried: "Are you awake? "We need to get back to Jorrvaskr. He's asked to see you. killing a. When asked, Aela explains her reasoning behind joining The Companions: It is rumored among the Companions that she and Skjor have a very intimate relationship with one another; Njada Stonearm's conversations with Aela reveals this. After showing you to your room, he will say: "Come to me or Aela if you're looking for work." If married, a copy can be purchased from her shop. To reach the heights of the Companions, you must join with us in the shared blood of the wolf.". ", Player: "You're going to make me a werewolf?" It should be noted that she is not good with a shield, and will rarely use one if it is in her inventory. The Silver Hand will tremble at our sight." They call him/her 'the Skinner.' When bringing Aela her shield from the Skyforge, she can be found outside. See what a warrior of true mettle is like." She may also comment: "No surprise they keep vermin around. Ma didn't live long enough to see me join, but I fight to honor her and all my Shield-Sisters through time." Come on, follow me." She will also provide a variety of radiant quests, some of which you will have to complete to advance in rank. During the Companions initiation quest Take Up Arms, Eorlund Gray-Mane will ask you to give Aela a shield: "I've been working on a shield for Aela. Unfortunately, Sylgja is a spouse that can't act as a follower. Complete Glory of the Dead quest. If you ask her if it is possible to join the Companions, she will point you towards Harbinger Kodlak Whitemane: "Not for me to say. It's what he wanted, and he deserved to have it." "Eventually. Skjor: "They should be so lucky. I guess I was wrong." ", Eorlund: "Who will start?" She carries a torch and a key to Whiterun's main gates. Vilkas: "We grieve." And her mother. Afterwards, the quest will be complete and a happy Aela will start to greet you differently: "You're someone who can get things done. What does it mean to be a werewolf? The former option will make her respond: "Ah, a man of action." Race Up there, all Companions, as well as many of the townsfolk, will be gathered around the forge where Kodlak's body lies, ready to be burned the traditional way. She is an Expert trainer and can train up to Archery level 75. Outside the Underforge, the Dragonborn needs to immediately ask her to join them again and then, via the. Aela can be The key to that door has to be around here somewhere." No "And that's exactly what the old man wanted. Talk to Kodlak if you think you have what it takes to be a Companion.". If you have any other mods that edit the leveled lists for enemy werewolves, make a Bashed Patch for full compatibility, or otherwise make sure DWC is loaded after them. The blood of your foes can sustain you. This place is worthy of some time. Kodlak: "That's why it's best to not mistake foolhardiness for bravery. When she wakes up she heads upstairs and spends most of her day there, either wandering around chatting to the other members or relaxing in one of the chairs. Show this newblood where the rest of the whelps sleep." … She then offers the repeatable "Animal Extermination" missions, as well as the ability to collect the mythic Totems of Hircine, but only if the player character is still a Werewolf and had not cured themselves during "Glory of the Dead" or "Purity. Extended the time Aela mourns at the end of the "Silver Hand" quest, giving the player a day or two to discuss Skjor with the other Companions. Aela is understandably worried: "And there is more work to be done, but I fear that Kodlak's gotten wind of our recent efforts. or, if you play as a female: "Ah, a woman who lets her actions speak for her. As a follower, even when given gauntlets superior to her own in base value, Aela has been found to keep using her starter gauntlets instead. Once you accept the blood ritual, Skjor will draw his weapon, grab Aela's paw, and cut into it while holding it over the fountain. You and I have work to do. I'm just saying there's more to defense than muscle.". Aela: "We shout." I'm Farkas. or "You handle yourself well. Elder Scrolls is a FANDOM Games Community. The second part of the quest can be initiated through the same dialogue option as described above. Let's just not be too obvious. Lastly, she may say: "Blood running hot?" But he wanted to be clean. After being cured of lycanthropy, simply find Aela and speak with her. I knew there was something I liked about you." File credits. Without that axe, this whole land would be overrun still. It is possible to encounter Aela before knowledge of The Companions is acquired. Filthy squalor.". Decades later the world is a harsh and unforgiving place, but perhaps the child of a renowned silver-eyed warrior can prevent it from going to Hell in the first place. If Aela's head is cut off by the Dragonborn after gaining her as a follower, there is a rare chance that she will still be alive but be unable to talk to. Another milk drinker crying about his effort. All about the Totems. Skjor: "That they might get themselves killed." We even have a celebration planned for you. "I'll be honest, I wouldn't have expected it. Kryptopyr - For poring over numbers and helping me work out a ton of stuff. Aela: "And if you want to keep having ears, you'll pretend you didn't." An order of warriors. "The flames of a hero can reforge the shattered." Later, a. I like your fire, though. Once the ritual is over, Aela will approach the forge and use a torch to light the fire and stand for a moment, staring into the flames. The old man trusted you, so I'll trust you." She will respond, "Do you, now? Njada: "You have to remember, it's not about strength. Base ID When trespassing, she says that the Dragonborn "should not be in here," but otherwise does not turn hostile. Aela: "There the souls of the Harbingers will heed the call of northern steel. Aela: "I would hope that's obvious. The flames of Kodlak shall fuel the rebirth of Wuuthrad. After becoming a Blade, Aela's default armor changes to Blades Armor and her residence shifts from Jorrvaskr to Sky Haven Temple.[6]. Farkas: "New blood? Solution: Either asking her to follow upon becoming Harbinger or wearing an Amulet of Mara and propose to her. Eorlund: "This is the first time I've had all the pieces, thanks to our Shield-Brother/Shield-Sister here. At higher levels, she replaces her Hunting Bow with an Imperial Bow. If you refuse, she will be overly disappointed, saying: "And here I figured you as one who enjoyed our special gifts. Aela: "It's not exactly forbidden, but even so... it's not true. And recently." Aela: "Not all of us, just the members of the Circle. Their leader is a tricky one. Are you going back to Jorrvaskr? Choose to participate in the ritual and are turned. And all the women in my family, back to Hrotti Blackblade. In the next area are several cells with more dead werewolves: "Nothing we can do for these ones now. Never heard of the Companions? "You were born into the pack, brother/sister. Oh, I remember you. When Aela gets back to Jorrvaskr, she will greet you in new ways, ensuring you that the secret is safe: "I've been running interference for you around here. We've got the cowards on their heels now." Faction Once you have survived the unexpected dragon attack on Helgen, and have talked with either Alvor or Gerdur in Riverwood, you are supposed to go warn Jarl Balgruuf the Greater. I'm willing to try. Thief You'd better hope there's still a chance for you to prove yourself, though, or this Trial might last longer than you'd like. Hunting Bow supplemented with 100 iron arrows 2021, at 23:57 Ysgramor. [ where is aela after the silver hand quest. Few minutes to run around Whiterun more honor than some calls and feasting. sight. will armor... 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