Skooma cannot be made in an alchemy lab, but is manufactured out of Moon Sugar and Nightshade. All parts of this plant are poisonous but some contain an essence which enhances the potency of moon sugar. If improperly prepared, the Skooma user will experience loss of voice, minor fits, and possibly even death.
What is Moon sugar?
Moonsugar (also Moon Sugar, Moon-sugar, or Je’m’ath in Ta’agra) is a substance native to the Tenmar Forest in southern Elsweyr. The holiest of substances to the Khajiit, moonsugar is a daily part of their lives and Elsweyr’s chief export, although it is also a potentially dangerous and addictive drug.
How do you get Skooma in Oblivion?
Recipe. Skooma is made from Moon Sugar and Nightshade. All parts of this plant are poisonous, but some contain an essence which enhances the potency of Moon sugar. If improperly prepared, the imbiber will experience loss of voice, minor fits, and possibly even death.
Where can I get moon sugar?
Moon Sugar can be purchased from Khajiit caravans or found in smuggler’s dens. Oftentimes, this substance is sold alongside its refined (and illegal) version, Skooma.
Where does moon sugar come from?
Moon Sugar is a grainy powder of small white crystals refined from cane grasses of Elsweyr’s coasts and estuaries. It is similar in appearance to salt crystals albeit with a silver sheen.
How do you make Elsweyr fondue?
The process is simple: boil 1 cup of granulated white sugar in 1 cup of water. Stir until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat immediately and add lavender or culinary sumac to taste, usually 1 or 2 Tbsp. Let cool and use as you would in any simple syrup recipe.
Where is nightshade in Skyrim?
Nightshade are flowering plants that can be found throughout Skyrim, normally around cemeteries or graveyards. At least sixteen Nightshade plants can be found in Solitude. A Nightshade plant grows in the garden of the Alchemist’s Shack. At least five Nightshade plants can be found in Hamvir’s Rest.
Why is Nirnroot so important?
Nirnroot are memory plants. They grow on a diet of the memories of the populace of nirn who have died, because the waters of nirn are made up of memories (as per ESO). This is why using more nirnroot in a potion makes it more powerful.
How did Sinderion die?
After some time, he traveled to Blackreach to collect the crimson nirnroot, staying in a Dwarven house in Blackreach, but was killed by the denizens there, after only obtaining one sample for his research.
Can I buy Crimson Nirnroot?
Crimson Nirnroots can only be found in Blackreach. While you certainly can get 30 Crimson Nirnroots in one go, you can also get it in two visits to Blackreach. Blackreach respawns every 10 days, and Crimson Nirnroot also respawn.
Where is Nirnroot in Blackreach?
44 crimson nirnroot plants are found inside Blackreach:
1 in the Derelict Pumphouse (requires you to activate a valve to lower the gate).
1 in Sinderion’s Field Laboratory, inside a pot.
1 in the Silent Ruin, inside a pot.
Other specific locations include: In a tunnel in the stream near the Hall of Rumination.