Alternatively, Borkul can be persuaded, given the Skooma directly, pickpocketed, or defeated in a brawl. The Forsworn who escaped the Cidhna Mine will have no mercy for the Nords of Markarth. Now whenever I try to submit to the guards they say the bit about not escaping Cidhna Mine but it doesn't load the quest. If you are doing one of Delvin's and/or Vex's, It is possible to smuggle outside weapons into the prison to use during the current quest. Kill Madanach in his cell. Walking up on the hanging bridge and waiting for them to stand directly in front of them, the Dragonborn can use the. Unless one is a strong mage character, a Werewolf, or a Vampire Lord, this is not recommended. The mine has two interior zones: Cidhna Mine and Markarth Ruins. When exiting to the city, both the Guards and Forsworn will be peaceful towards the Dragonborn, although they will still fight each other—either side can be assisted as both are friendly and will treat any attacks as accidental. You must escape! Thonar Silver-Blood has granted me a pardon for killing Madanach. Upon exiting, Thonar Silver-Blood will reward the Dragonborn with the Silver-Blood Family Ring and the Dragonborn's belongings. The following empty quest stages were omitted from the table: 0, 20, 55, 75, 77, 80. Possible fix: Make sure there is no bounty when sent to the prison. Running from Nepo's House, one thought persisted: Eltrys needed to be informed just how far the Forsworn Conspiracy spread. If the note is pickpocketed from Madanach, it may not be able to be read, therefore not allowing the quest to complete. This can be acquired from Duach or Braig, through pickpocketing, persuasion, or a brawl. Uraccen will say that you won't be able to speak with Madanach unless you can get past his bodyguard Borkul the Beast. Even if you side with Madanach, Forsworn you encounter in locations other than Druadach Redoubt will be hostile. Bring the skooma to Grisvar, who will give you the shiv. Side quest You will encounter a pair of frostbite spiders, then one or two Dwarven Spheres as you make your way through the ruins. Sometimes the method above will not work. Escaping from Cidhna Mine after killing Madanach causes the Forsworn to spawn at a significantly lower rate, and causes the Forsworn camps to become hostile to one another. Find Grisvar and kill him. Likewise, a quest amulet or weapon that is hotkeyed (as described in the notes above) may not be returned, thus breaking the quest. This mod started as a simple extension to the quest 'No One Escapes Cidhna Mine', and has since expanded to include five additional scenarios, loosely connected to that base quest. If in Cidha Mines as a prisoner before, do not kill Grisvar. Once he's dead, return to Madanach, who will declare you an honorary member of the Forsworn and lead the prisoners to the escape tunnel. You will receive all your quest items after Madanach has finished his dialogue with Thonar and started fighting. So I was playing No one escapes cidhna mine until halfway through when I realized I hadn't done it the right way to get the Armor of the Old Gods. The entrance to Cidhna Mine Cidhna Mine is a forced-labor prison camp underneath western Markarth containing silver ore veins. So I'm like, cool, whatever, just load an old save and do it again, no big deal, only this time, the guard that talks to me isn't the one with the special dialogue. Madanach may survive the initial blow, but it will deliver a substantial hit. Side with Madanach up until the Dragonborn is given the Armor of the Old Gods, which is at the end of the Markarth Ruins right before exiting to the city. As alternatives to his request, you can brawl with him, intimidate or persuade him, or pickpocket the key from him. He will demand a bottle of Skooma. Occasionally, if you have followed through with the strategy of killing Madanach after being given the Old Gods armor set, Thonar will not confront you when you exit the mine, and the quest will remain incomplete. Alternately, you can also start a battle with the Forsworn prisoners (attack anyone but Grisvar). The bounty can be avoided by killing the last witness (the guard) or making other people kill Thonar by casting a strong enough fury or frenzy effect on them. To avoid many casualties among characters (if the Forsworn option was taken), one can save the game after getting the equipment and wait until midnight before going through the door into Markarth. Cidhna-Mine Cidhna-Mine ist eine Silbererz Mine, die als sicherstes Gefängnis Himmelsrands bekannt ist. This can then lead to a game breaking bug where quest items no longer appear in containers. If the Dragonborn has a high enough Sneak, and decides not to side with Madanach, killing/pickpocketing him is not necessary to open the escape route. It's the only place in Skyrim where Forsworn will greet you with open hands. Trade the Skooma to Grisvar in exchange for a shiv, and give the shiv to Borkul to get the key to Madanach's cell. "Heh, lady, half of my life is already gone," Danny smirked, before going downstairs. Before changing my ways and deciding to help people, I was a thief and had heard that it was impossible to escape the mine, so I got thrown in, for the challenge. The inhabitants of Cidhna Mine are all scripted to die if you decide to kill Madanach in his cell and escape from the mine alone. [ verification needed ] Escaping with Madanach and the Forsworn bring up the rate of Forsworn attacks on Markarth Hold, and traveling NPCs are commonly attacked afterward. Escape Cidhna Mine Thonar Silver-Blood has granted me a pardon for killing Madanach. The non-hostile Forsworn throughout the Reach resulting from siding with Madanach may persist across different save games and characters where you have not sided with Madanach. This is fixed by entering the console command prid 198E6 to select Thonar, and then moveto player. Attacking him will make all of the other prisoners hostile (except Grisvar), but as long as they are out of range, they will not rush in to join the fight. However, my objectives show that I still need to "Read Madanach's note" and "Escape Cidhna mine". Here, you can take one of two paths: take your revenge, or find your answers. After talking to Thonar, he will be kneeling as if bleeding out. A Forsworn may raise him during the battle in the city, and the resultant ash pile of him may never be cleared. Note that some of the townsfolk may be hostile to the Forsworn and can be killed during the breakout. If you finish the quest this way, Borkul the Beast will not be hostile with the rest of the Forsworn, and attacking him will incur a bounty. The only way to continue the game is to kill all Forsworns that you aided to prevent them from accidentally killing the townspeople. If playing as an imperial, using the Voice of the Emperor power will keep everyone calm long enough for the Dragonborn to obtain the ring. Attacking Borkul outside of the brawl will cause all the prisoners to attack. It may take several attempts to pull off properly and by reloading the autosave just outside the ruins, can yield different results. A shiv can be obtained from Grisvar the Unlucky, who is located in the south tunnel. Fixed by the console command. I have helped Madanach escape Cidhna Mine, and he and his Forsworn have taken credit for all my past crime, clearing my name in the Reach. After completing "The Forsworn Conspiracy," the Markarth city guards frame the Dragonborn, starting this quest. This is a tutorial that will show you how to escape from the Cidhna mine without being in any quest. Jun 18, 2016 @ 7:38am Still no solution? Talk to Uraccen to learn that Madanach is in a private cell which is being guarded by the Orc inmate Borkul the Beast. Although if they are lucky, a conversation may be started up with Thonar when leaving the ruins, and, by quickly skipping through the lines, the Dragonborn may receive the ring. Hopefully someone's found a fix by now. Quest weapons such as Alessandra's Dagger will be removed from the Dragonborn's inventory upon arrival in the mine, however spells such as Bound Sword or Bound Bow are still available. If you want to keep the shiv, then you can still attempt the alternatives to completing Borkul's request. Once outside, there is a confrontation between Thonar and Madanach, with Thonar having several of the corrupt Markarth city guards backing him up. Urzoga gra-Shugurz, Wache Madanach Borkul die Bestie, Madanach's Leibwächter… "You'll stay here for your entire life." The same thing may happen to Thonar's body. Wait 24 hours and then return to escape exit point, Thonar should be calm and complete the quest. Uraccen can entertain you with a story of one of Borkul's exploits before you go speak with him. It is possible to run or sneak past the Frostbite Spiders and Dwarven Spheres in the Markarth Ruins, especially with the help of the Become Ethereal Shout. Head through the gate, walk down the wooden platform, and talk to miner Uraccen who is sitting by the fire. You may not be pardoned when the quest ends, leading to very confused guards who don't have a jail to put you in. As you get arrested by Markarth guards, you will be taken to the Cidhna Mine, from where no one has yet ran away. The UESPWiki – Your source for The Elder Scrolls since 1995, https://en.uesp.net/w/index.php?title=Skyrim:No_One_Escapes_Cidhna_Mine&oldid=2295807, Skyrim-Bugs Fixed by the Unofficial Skyrim Patch. Alternatively, being a Werewolf, Vampire Lord, or Mage, makes fighting your way out significantly easier. He will direct some disparaging remarks at you regarding your predicament, and ask you what you want. No One Escapes Cidhna Mines. If you kill Madanach and escape by yourself, Thonar may attack you on sight but you won't be able to kill him. Thonar will attack the Dragonborn when they exit the ruins. He tells you he wants to return to the war and will help you escape as well, but only if you prove your loyalty to him by killing Grisvar the Unlucky. A guard will run in but will not attack. If chosen to aid Madanach, on rare occasion, one of the Markarth Guards will be invincible and all attacks will move pass him. You will see a different side of Madanach, and the horrors that drive his purpose. No matter which approach you used, you will be pardoned. As a reward, the Dragonborn can receive either the Armor of the Old Gods or the Silver-Blood Family Ring. After a short conversation, Madanach and the Forsworn will attack and kill Thonar, then fight their way through the rest of the city guard to the gates. Trade the Skooma to Grisvar in exchange for a shiv, and giv… "If you decide to kill Madanach and proceed to exit Cidhna Mine, sometimes the quest will not continue and Thonar Silver-Blood is nowhere to be found. Once alone with him, kill him and search his body. Madanach's Forsworn at Druadach Redoubt will remain friendly to you if you sided with him. This page was last modified on 7 January 2021, at 15:04. After killing Grisvar, the Dragonborn must return to Madanach. Then exit out to Markarth and speak to Thonar. It is best to attack Madanach close to the door to Markarth because if not, his followers may not re-enter and it can be difficult to get the Silver-Blood Family Ring from Thonar as Madanach's followers will be waiting outside to attack. Sneak so as not to be detected by the other prisoners and guards. Aber gut^^ Antwort #5, 12. Madanach will try to convince the Dragonborn that he and his Forsworn are justified in their actions and sends the Dragonborn to seek out the prisoner Braig and hear his story. If a skilled assassin, it is possible to break out with the other Forsworn, and stall Madanach before he exits to Markarth. Got the same problem... tried disabling the autosave and creating a clean save, relocating myself via the console, running, staying at the same place... seems like nothing helps. Entering and exiting the ruins right behind you while Madanach and Thonar are talking will cause Madanach and the Forsworn to disappear and no one will have died. Inside the Cidhna Mine Jail I've spoke with the farswarn to escape the prison, after killing someone and completing in-jailed missions, we escaped the prison. When you follow them through the door, you will emerge into a skirmish between the Forsworn and Thonar Silver-Blood, accompanied by a Markarth City guard. The Legion feared the Forsworn and the Silver-Bloods were Stormcloak sympathizers, who wanted to exploit the violent criminals imprisoned in the mine and use them against … I'm imprisoned inside Cidhna Mine, framed for Eltrys' murder. Madanach is lying dead in the water somewhere in Markarth, I honestly can't remember if I killed him or not after the escape (I followed him out of the Cidhna Mine). Silver-Blood Family Ring; Armor of the Old Gods . AUTHOR'S NOTE. To fix, place Madanach's note back on his body, and pick it up again. This causes all characters to react as though Madanach escaped with the help of the Dragonborn. Some of them refused to submit and held onto their … The prisoners of Cidhna Mine. He turns aggressive and can be killed. No One Escapes Cidhna Mine You will arrive in Cidhna Mine after completing the quest The Forsworn Conspiracy and choosing to go to jail, where Urzoga gra-Shugurz tells you that you will have to mine for your freedom. Type If you side with Madanach, when your items are returned by Kaie, ALL your quest items may be missing. My name has now been cleared in the Reach. I have to find Madanach, the King in Rags, and clear my name. To do this, you must first, If you have Dragonborn installed, another method of smuggling possessions into the mine would be to give some of them to the. But the guard might still attack after they say "No one escapes Cidhna Mine, no one." The mine overseer will be killed in the crossfire between the City Guards and Forsworns. 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