Is there a "best" bow or does the base damage keep going up as you level up? My character is a nord. The damage of the bow is based on your archery skill and the perks you have with it, Im purely archer and pickpocket dont you worry bout my archery skillz, Black bow of hate or zypher or you can level your archery, alchemy, smithing, and enchanting, to create a dragonbone bow with chaos damage or stalhrim bow with frost damage, Theres so much more to this game than just killing stuff its insane, one day i will have the best bow. Press J to jump to the feed. It's more powerful than the Daedric, but only slightly so. Imo Fire > shock > frost. 5 comments. You'd easily get about 56 damage not including the bonuses. the dragonbone bow has the highest base damage, meaning its excellent for that first engaging shot, since the higher base damage will be multiplied while in stealth. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Try some Smithing so you can improve it nice and high, or make a Glass Bow improved to Legendary with the help of enchanted apparel and potions of Fortify Smithing. 12. Are they there?" no 1:1 "best bow", but the list isnt long: Zephyr, found in the quest Lost to the Ages, is a unique dawrven bow that draws much quicker than a normal bow and as such is very good for close-quarters archery. If you want the bow that will do the most damage in a single shot, then it's the Stalhrim Bow enchanted with Chaos and Frost. Stalhrim bow with chaos and frost damage, fortify smithing enchanted armor and potion, fortify enchanting potion. The poacher's axe, I think, is the one with Huntsman's prowess on it, right? It’s the kind of game you can play over and over, trying a different character each time. Give it time. A subreddit dedicated to the Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. RELATED: Every Skyrim Port Ever Released, Ranked From Worst To Best. Speedy12344. In addition, the draw speed is, by far, the fastest of any bow and it always equips Daedric arrows. Another vote for shock/magika damage. In battle, the Dragonborn needs every advantage against their enemy. If I remember correctly stalhrim also boosts chaos enchantment because of its part frost enchantment, I don't know if that was a glitch and been patched or still a thing. It's a poor mans paralysis essentially. A little while back I converted over to Stahlrim bow, legendary with enchantments. The Best Bow Enchantments In Skyrim. Best two enchantments for weapons and armor? Next on the list of best bows in Skyrim is the Glass Bow. You may try out yourself... or just read my guide. The players who care will stay." Comment deleted by user 2 years ago More than 2 children. The dragonbone bow has highest base damage but Zephyr is fast giving it a high DPS. In addition, the draw speed is, by far, the fastest of any bow and it always equips Daedric arrows. For someone with maxed crafting skills, perks and kit (and necromage)... and for the purposes of numbers mentioned here, all enchanting done with one hadpiece, not doubling up on falmer helmet/circlets. I just used the fortify Archery enchantment on a necklace, ring, helm, and gloves with a fire damage enchantment on my bow (Ebony). I use lightweight long bow for souls and fire on my regular shootet. In this article, you can find the best 12 bows in the game TES 5: Skyrim. Base damage: 7. You usually end … By Whiteswart. You can dissenchant stuff to learn the enchantment. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. What is "best" to one person might be completely different for another person. It transfers from the target to the weapon holder points of stamina. This list ranks the 20 best bows in Skyrim based on power, rarity, design, enchantments, and more. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Requires dragonborn dlc though. There are thousands of guides on how to maximize 3 crafting professions in Skyrim. This thread is archived. For my armor, I'll proably put Fortify Armor Skill (Heavy for my heavy armor, light for my light), not sure what else. With over 30 apparel enchantments available, Skyrim players are spoiled for choice. Specifically on the "best" bow though daedric or dragonbone would be the highest single hit damage and zephyr a unique bow would have the fastest draw speed making it the better option if you are a combat archer that needs faster shots. There are 6 different enchantments available for the bow in Minecraft. Can't beat free arrows! God bow. I have dawnguaurd, i will remember the bow of auriel for as long as i live sirrah. dantegt4 8 years ago #1? Angi’s Bow is a unique, slightly improved hunting bow. Updated on June 3rd, 2020 by Anastasia Maillot: Although in the beginning of the game enchanting won't produce incredibly strong weapons it truly becomes an advantage later on at higher levels. Plus, it looks amazing. 4 years ago. maturin1919 8 years ago #3. Boom. each provides +32% bow damage plus my lvl 100 archery. I like me some base damage, screw enchantments! I haven't done the math and it would require a high enchanting skill and a strong enchanting potion to be sure. Thanks! The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim; Best Bow enchant? I'm thinking a shock/fire sword and a magic/health drain sword and soul trap/stamina drain bow. Angi’s Bow. Dps of bows is variable, do you want a bow that does more outright damage or one that shoots faster? So the DPS is, by far, the highest in the game. You can't improve it with smithing, but you can with Fortify Archery gear. The base damage (with skills/perks) is 45 damage, and is Superior quality. I can't wait to be able to put two enchantments on stuff. One good bow to get is the Dwarven Black Bow of Fate. User Info: maturin1919. It will be reversed: sets first, explanations later. The extra damage from the enchantments far outstrips a fully enchanted Dragonbone bow. hide. User Info: lightfighter. 75% Upvoted. This should help you decide which weapon to get in your journey towards a pro archer. New Member; Status: Offline. its got good damage and good draw speed, and does 3x damage to undead making short work of the countless draugr youll come across. It has a base damage of 15 and an encumbrance (weight) of 14. I use either a basic fire bow, or a dragon bone bow with a soul enchantment.Thats my soul sippycup.But I'm not at a level yet where I can use paralysis in depth.Thats my next addition.That and a poison of slow and drain which is disgusting. Oh, and draw speed is based on weight of the bow in question, in case you didn't know. Dragonbone bow (Legendary with smithing gear) + Chaos enchant for an extra 50 chance to trigger Fire, Shock, and frost + Paralyze/Soul trap. I'm leaning towards Frost, Why does Lightning do the same thing but only half as much magicka damage? How to get it: There are plenty of ways to get it including buying it from general goods merchants, taking it from other enemies you kill, or even in loot chests. User Info: Terantatek. The damage of a bow varies from bow to bow, with the Long Bow being the weakest and Dragonbone (Dawnguard only) being the strongest. With the fire, frost and shock perks in the Enchanting tree and both ranks of the enhanced fire, frost and shock perks in the Destruction tree plus the bonus to Frost enchantments from Stalhrim (which is applied to all the chaos effects, fire, frost and shock); it becomes insanely powerful. No matter what style of Skyrim gamer you are, there is a bow out there that fits your role. You'll never get it as high as a Dragonbone or Stalhrim bow, but I have been able to use it on Legendary late into the game. Living in Euphoria. Any value in disenchanting that for other weapons? The Absorb stamina is one of the Skyrim best enchantments you should consider picking. Love, Peace, 4:20-14/7. User Info: PPPPLAASSUMA. I guess im looking for damage, i got the perk that lets you draw faster. Best Bow for Maxed Out Smith/Enchanter. User Info: TOmaninblack. 2 main choices - unique vs self-enchanted, and what type. - AllGodsDie. User Info: dantegt4. Here are 10 of the best enchantments in Skyrim that you need to use. report. Love that bow, and any good archer would like a stronger bow, right? Top 10 Skyrim Best Bows and How to Get Them Skip to main content. Best sniping bow is now the Dragonbone bow. That is generally true but in this game some enchantments and things are more useful than others. Trying to build the best dragon killing bow I can. level 1. save. Auriel's Bow is the what the entire dawnguard dlc revolves around. … The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is a large game, and it gives the player a lot of choices in terms of how to customize their weapons, armor, and jewelry. I ran with the bound bow for a long time. Joined: Nov 24, 2011 8 Year Member. But my preferred enchantment for my bow is Soul Trap. Any advice on the best enchants? There can be a best. The extra damage from the enchantments far outstrips a fully enchanted Dragonbone bow. A good combination of the two is the Dragonbone Bow, it's the best of both worlds in that regard as it has the best outright damage and one of the fastest draw speeds. Glass Bow. I prefer applying paralyze to my bows, so I have an easy second shot if my target survives. Level up. Press J to jump to the feed. Best bow enchantment The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. I don't need to sneak to kill most things in 1-3 shots (aside from dragons and Falmer shadowmasters.) Many enemies in the game do have natural frost resist though being Nord but the damage is not really what it's for anyway. The jerks and trolls will move on. I can put two enchants on a weapon. Just don't fuck up like I did, and dissenchant low level shit. And where? ok so me and my friend are wondering what are the best enchantments on a bow me and him both have enchanting all the way up so we can put two enchantments on 1 item so yeah what are the best … That bow friggin rocks! This works because stalhrim increases the power of frost enchantments and since the chaos enchantment is part frost is also gets a boost and a glitch with frost/chaos on stalhrim makes the second elemental enchantment gain the boost too. The device comes up in … I'm wondering if this(the fact I don't have the Glass Smithing perk), could be contributing. best. Terantatek 8 years ago #1. Posts: 20. If it's not at least 20, just sell it or something. I prefer applying paralyze to my bows, so I have an … PPPPLAASSUMA 8 years ago #2. PC PlayStation 3 PC PlayStation 4. I can't work with glass yet. However, general information won’t let you become lost in a wide variety of weapons provided to the gamer. Lololol. I did NOT know hat and I’ve played an archer for 3 playthroughs, That is the coolest fact ive heard all week, thanks. "Skyrim just came out like a month ago. Not only does enchanting allow players to create the … 20. Sort by. It still remains one of the most popular RPGs out there, and for a good reason. Falmer Bow . Many players face a challenge while choosing the best bow from the selection provided in the game. Award. level 2. WITH DAWNGUARD INSTALLED. It has a lower base damage than the Stalhrim but it is slightly faster with a speed of 0.625. Damage enchantments are fine. I’m a fan of Zephyr + the quick draw perk. I use fire and frost right now but I just read that the best against Alduin would have been electric. Here are the 15 best armor enchantments, ranked. Found it from a body. What are the best combinations? Skyrim: The 15 Best Armor Enchantments, Ranked. But what to do when you open 100% at enchanting and 2nd enchantment perk? This video shows you hos to get the Fortify Archery Enchantment, this is the only place you can find this enchantment, unless you buy a piece of equipment or find it in loot. Heavy bows get a longer arc so you have to aim a little lower than where you want to hit when firing at close -medium range with heavy and aim up higher with light bows at medium-long range. For stealth you want raw damage to 1 shot kill most enemies with the sneak multiplier meaning dragonbone is one of the best choices. "Dude, I can't feel my legs. I'm a fan of the bound bow, personally. No there can't. You usually end up using iron or steel arrows with a regular bow. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. I have 100 enchant, so I put two on mine, but … Haven't bothered … I use heavy dragon armor. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Anyone have any good advice for a universal dragon killing machine? Reputation Power: 0 . I've also got a soul trap bow for those trips where I'm replentishing stock. With the Conjuration perk Mystic Binding, it does the same damage as a Daedric bow smithed to superior, which is better than a Dragonbone bow. This and I'd add that soul trap is generally a must for obvious reasons (alongside The Black Star artifice) and it's underrated but Frost enchants are quite good as they slow a victim. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. It's all subjective. its a dwarven bow base meaning you can improve it much better than you normally could if you have the special dwarven smithing passive Ancient Knowledge (from the quest Unfathomable Depths). Log In to add custom notes to this or any other game. It's equivalent to a daedric bow, more or less, plus you don't have to worry about carrying one around with you. Skyrim: Best enchanting combinations. ... With this in mind, you can enhance the bow with any enchantment you like, which will certainly help put your Dragonbone Bow in the niche of your own playing style. It’s hard to go back to a regular bow after you see how quickly it draws. Dragonborn 2 … The 10 Best Skyrim Enchantments. Here’s a complete list of them: Infinity (I): You only require a single arrow in your inventory, which can be used indefinitely. Earn rewards. It’s easy to compare the enchantment to Damage Stamina on the target, and a Restore Stamina for the attacker. I like to double enchant with fiery soul trap and paralyze. Weapon of choice is dragonbone greatsword, never use destruction spells. As stated by others bows weight affects their draw speed, but it also affects their arrows arcs when shot. It’s a ranged weapon that has to be crafted used chitin. Some of them are unique to the bow, whilst others can be applied to other tools that you own. Creating sets of items. For The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on the Xbox 360, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Best enchantment for a stealth character's bow? TOmaninblack 9 years ago #11. Edit: Upon a quick google search confirming a comment I made to someone else here, Stalhrim enchanted with chaos and a second element might do more single hit damage. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim; best enchant for a bow ? WHAT ARE THE BEST ENCHANTMENTS ON A BOW on SKYRIM Posted: Sat Dec 24, 2011 2:29 am. So... bows. share. I’ll say it, this beautiful Falmer Bow is just a beaut to look at. With the Conjuration perk Mystic Binding, it does the same damage as a Daedric bow smithed to superior, which is better than a Dragonbone bow. However, I think the best bow in the game is the Bound Bow. suffice to say, if im a vampire i will never leave home without this bow in my backpack. 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