Category Archives: Crafting

This category is for crafting related information.

ESOTU Reddit: Why do Nirnroot Plants Chime?

Recently, there was a post on Reddit asking about why Nirnroot chimes.  A respondent pointed to a older post on the TESOLore subReddit for an answer.

A conclusion from an analysis of the lore on the subReddit by one member speculates that,

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The Nirnroot is another cousin of the Hist, like the Sleeping Tree and the Umbrielian Hist. It shows far too many signs of being related to not be related. It’s not nearly as smart/sentient as the Hist or even the Um-Hist, but it has the wherewithal to enter a state of dormancy when times get rough.

Hmm…

ESOTU UESP Alchemy Calculator

Do MoreThe fine folks at The Unofficial Elder Scrolls Pages (UESP) have created an awesome Alchemy Calculator for ESO crafters.

The tool allows you to do

  • Find reagents by trait
  • Test reagent combinations and see the result
  • Obtain an item link of the resulting potion

Check it out:

http://esolog.uesp.net/viewPotions.php

ESOTU Homestead Guide: Master Writs

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Zenimax Online Studios has posted a nice summary on Master Writs on their website.

Master Writs are mysterious, exclusive contracts for high-quality and very specific equipment, or very specific alchemical substances, enchantments, or provisions.

http://www.elderscrollsonline.com/en-us/news/post/2017/02/15/homestead-guide-master-writs 

ESOTU Alchemy Potions with Three Ingredients

Alchemy plant
Unlock the power of plants and mushrooms.

It is fun to learn by Alchemy by trial and error and hope whatever ever does not kills you makes you smarter. However, an Alchemical Potion Recipe book does reassure an aging mind of success and less of death.

Alternate Version Available: Tables (google docs)

Contents

Potions

Essence of Armor

increase armor (resolve)  protection defile

mountain flower mudcrab chitin nightshade

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Essence of Cowardice

restore health increase spell resist (ward)  lower spell power (cowardice)

blue entoloma bugloss white cap

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Essence of Detection

increase spell resist (ward)  detection lower spell power (cowardice)

bugloss torchbug thorax white cap

Essence of Detection

restore magicka increase spell power (sorcery) detection

corn flower lady’s smock torchbug thorax

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Essence of Health

restore health increase armor (resolve) increase spell resist (ward)

bugloss mountain flower mudcrab chitin

Essence of Health

restore health increase armor (resolve) vitality

beetle scuttle butterfly wing mountain flower

Essence of Health

restore health restore magicka increase spell resist (ward)

bugloss columbine mudcrab chitin

Essence of Health

restore health restore stamina increase armor (resolve)

beetle scuttle columbine mountain flower

Essence of Health

restore health restore stamina restore magicka

bugloss columbine mountain flower

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Essence of Hindering

restore health invisible (vanish)  reduce speed (hindrance)

blue entoloma luminous russula spider egg

Essence of Hindering

restore health lower weapon power (maim)  reduce speed (Hindrance)

luminous russula mountain flower wormwood

Essence of Hindering

restore health sustained restore health reduce speed (hindrance)

butterfly wing luminous russula spider egg

Essence of Hindering

restore health unstoppable reduce speed (hindrance)

columbine luminous russula wormwood

Essence of Hindering

restore health weapon critical reduce speed

luminous russula water hyacinth wormwood

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Essence of Immovability

restore health restore magicka unstoppable

bugloss columbine wormwood

Essence of Immovability

restore health restore stamina unstoppable

columbine mountain flower wormwood

Essence of Immovability

restore health unstoppable invisible

blue entoloma columbine namira’s rot

Essence of Immovability

restore magicka detection unstoppable

columbine corn flower wormwood

Essence of Immovability

restore magicka spell critical unstoppable

columbine lady’s smock namira’s rot

Essence of Immovability

restore stamina speed unstoppable

blessed thistle columbine namira’s rot

Essence of Immovability

restore stamina weapon critical unstoppable

columbine dragonthorn wormwood

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Essence of Invisibility

restore health lower spell power (cowardice) invisible

blue entoloma bugloss namira’s rot

Essence of Invisibility

restore health spell critical invisible (vanish)

blue entoloma namira’s rot water hyacinth

Essence of Invisibility

restore health sustained restore health invisible (vanish)

blue entoloma butterfly wing spider egg 

Essence of Invisibility

sustained restore health lower spell crit (uncertainty)  invisible (vanish)

butterfly wing nirnroot spider egg

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Essence of Maim

increase armor (resolve) lower weapon power (maim)  lower weapon crit (enervation)

imp stool mountain flower nirnroot

Essence of Maim

restore health increase armor (resolve)  lower weapon power (maim)

beetle scuttle luminous russula mountain flower

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Essence of Ravage Health

detection ravage health lower physical resistance

corn flower stinkhorn torchbug thorax

Essence of Ravage Health

ravage health detection  increase spell power (sorcery)

corn flower torchbug thorax violet corpinus

Essence of Ravage Health

increase spell power (sorcery)   ravage health lower spell resistance (breach)

beetle scuttle corn flower violet corpinus

Essence of Ravage Health

increase weapon power (brutality) ravage health lower physical resistance (fracture)

blessed thistle stinkhorn torchbug thorax

Essence of Ravage Health

increase weapon power (brutality)  speed ravage health

blessed thistle scrib jelly stinkhorn

Essence of Ravage Health

protection ravage health defile

nightshade mudcrab chitin stinkhorn

Essence of Ravage Health

protection ravage health lower spell resistance  (breach)

beetle scuttle nightshade violet corpinus

Essence of Ravage Health

ravage health invisible (vanish) defile

nightshade nirnroot spider egg

Essence of Ravage Health

ravage health lower weapon crit (enervation)  lower physical resistance (fracture)

nirnroot stinkhorn torchbug thorax

Essence of Ravage Health

ravage health ravage magicka lower spell resistance (breach)

beetle scuttle emetic russula violet corpinus

Essence of Ravage Health

ravage health ravage stamina creeping ravage health

fleshfly larva nightshade stinkhorn

Essence of Ravage Health

ravage health ravage stamina lower physical resistance (fracture)

emetic russula stinkhorn torchbug thorax

Essence of Ravage Health

ravage health ravage stamina lower weapon crit  (enervation)

imp stool nirnroot stinkhorn

Essence of Ravage Health

ravage health ravage stamina ravage magicka

emetic russula stinkhorn violet corpinus

Essence of Ravage Health

restore magicka increase spell power (sorcery)  ravage health

corn flower lady’s smock nightshade

Essence of Ravage Health

restore stamina increase weapon power (brutality) ravage health

blessed thistle dragonthorn nightshade

Essence of Ravage Health

speed ravage health invisible (vanish)

blessed thistle namira’s rot nirnroot

Essence of Ravage Health

speed ravage health ravage magicka

blessed thistle scrib jelly violet corpinus

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Essence of Ravage Magicka

increase spell resist (ward) ravage magicka lower spell power (cowardice)

blue entoloma mudcrab chitin white cap

Essence of Ravage Magicka

ravage stamina ravage magicka vulnerability

emetic russula fleshfly larva scrib jelly

Essence of Ravage Magicka

restore health ravage magicka lower spell power (cowardice)

blue entoloma butterfly wing white cap

Essence of Ravage Magicka

restore health sustained restore health ravage magicka

blue entoloma butterfly wing scrib jelly

Essence of Ravage Magicka

speed ravage magicka invisible (vanish)

blue entoloma namira’s rot scrib jelly

Essence of Ravage Magicka

sustained restore health ravage magicka invisible (vanish)

blue entoloma scrib jelly spider egg

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Essence of Ravage Stamina

increase armor (resolve)  ravage stamina lower weapon power (maim)

beetle scuttle imp stool luminous russula

Essence of Ravage Stamina

increase armor (resolve)  vitality ravage

stamina beetle scuttle fleshfly larva imp stool

Essence of Ravage Stamina

ravage stamina lower weapon power (maim)  lower weapon crit (enervation)

imp stool luminous russula torchbug thorax

Essence of Ravage Stamina

ravage stamina lower weapon power (maim) reduce speed (hindrance)

imp stool luminous russula wormwood

Essence of Ravage Stamina

restore health ravage stamina lower weapon power (maim)

butterfly wing imp stool luminous russula

Essence of Ravage Stamina

restore health vitality ravage stamina

butterfly wing fleshfly larva luminous russula

Essence of Ravage Stamina

vitality ravage stamina lower physical resistance (fracture)

fleshfly larva stinkhorn torchbug thorax

Essence of Ravage Stamina

vitality ravage stamina lower weapon crit (enervation)

fleshfly larva imp stool torchbug thorax

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Essence of Speed

restore stamina increase weapon power(brutality)  speed

blessed thistle dragonthorn scrib jelly

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Essence of Spell Critical

restore health restore magicka spell critical

bugloss lady’s smock water hyacinth

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Essence of Spell Power

increase spell power (sorcery)  spell critical lower spell resistance  (breach)

lady’s smock namira’s rot violet corpinus

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Essence of Spell Power

restore magicka increase spell power (sorcery) lower spell resistance (breach)

beetle scuttle corn flower lady’s smock

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Essence of Spell Power

restore magicka increase spell power (sorcery) spell critical

corn flower lady’s smock namira’s rot

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Essence of Spell Protection

increase spell resist (ward)  l protection defile

mudcrab chitin nightshade white cap

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Essence of Uncertainty

vitality lower weapon crit (enervation) lower spell crit (uncertainty)

butterfly wing nirnroot torchbug thorax

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Essence of Weapon Crit

restore health restore stamina weapon critical

dragonthorn mountain flower water hyacinth

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Essence of Weapon Power

increase weapon power (brutality) weapon critical lower physical resistance (fracture)

dragonthorn stinkhorn wormwood

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Essence of Weapon Power

restore stamina increase weapon power  (brutality) lower physical resistance (fracture)

blessed thistle dragonthorn torchbug thorax

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Essence of Weapon Power

restore stamina increase weapon power (brutality)  weapon critical

blessed thistle dragonthorn wormwood

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ESOTU Master Crafting Writs

Introduction

Crafters work in the tradehallOnly the finest master crafters in Tamriel receive special master writ invitations from Rolis Hlaalu, the Mastercraft Mediator.

To become a recipient of these prestigious documents, crafters have to be certified, be recognized as a master in their profession (Level 50),  mastered all of the proficiencies in those professions (Solvent Proficiency 8, Metalworking 10, Tailoring 10, Potency Improvement 10, Recipe Improvement 6, and/or Woodworking 10).

Once you successfully complete a master crafting writ, you will be rewarded with writ vouchers that can be used to purchase special recipes such as the target skeleton, legendary furniture for each profession, components of the Aetherial Ambroisa recipe, and more.

Tips: See Making of a Master Crafter

Continue reading ESOTU Master Crafting Writs

ESOTU Review: ESO Homestead – Furniture Crafting – The Elderscrolls Online

Tianlein has posted a great video on the basics of  Furniture Crafting. The pace is good and content is clearly explained. She includes a nice graphic of where the furniture materials are harvested and what the types of blueprints, diagrams, etc. for each crafting profession are. Looking for a quick primer? This one is worth your time. Duration: < 4 minutes.

ESOTU Online Crafting Tool: Shadowscales of the Black Marsh

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Codeman1976 has shared a very useful crafting tool on the official forums that generates a list of all the items needed to craft various gear sets. It was created for his guild Shadowscales of Black Marsh.

Do MoreThere are drop down boxes to build the crafting order and generates the list as you progress through each of the boxes. You can use the generated text to cut and paste into the game UI to mail or whisper the needed components to your client.

http://msa-mraz.com/crafting/craftchart.html 

ESOTU Writs: Do you know about the Crafting Dailies?

Merchant Stall
Writs: sometimes lucrative government contracts for goods.

There are those who are content to contribute to society by making stuff for their income or to supplement their income on the side.

Writs are daily quests for crafters. To obtain writs from the Writ Boards, you first need to be certified by master crafters.

Once certified, a crafter can obtain one daily quest for any, or all, of the six crafting professions each day.

Continue reading ESOTU Writs: Do you know about the Crafting Dailies?

ESOTU [Datamined] “Jester’s Festival” Recipes 2.7.0

Updatecode65536 has posted some interesting recipe information on the forums that was recently datamined. They appear to relate to the “Jester’s Festival”, which we believe is the April Fool’s Event.

There are four recipes in all and include a two epic purple recipes, 1 blue, and 1 green recipe.

Interesting to note, that this event introduces recipes that require more than one of the same ingredient!