Files

Files
All custom files made for the guide can be downloaded from the official Nexus page.

CORE

1.1 CORE - Creation Kit Custom INI

[Core, Step 1]

Includes some fixes for the Creation Kit. Belongs into your root folder.

v1.0 – initial release

1.2 CORE - MO2 Separator

[Core, Step 8]

Custom separators to be placed in your mod order for a better overview.

v1.2
– now utilizing the MO2 2.1.6 separator system

v1.1
– renamed Tweaks – Fixes to Fixes

v1.0
– initial release

1.3 CORE - SKSE.ini

[Core, Step 3]

Custom INI for SKSE that enables a few extra tweaks.

v1.0 – initial release

1.4 CORE - SkyUI Away

[Core, Step 6]

The vanilla interface files packed in a BSA to overwrite aspects of SkyUI if desired.

v1.0 – initial release

1.5 CORE - Fix Pack

[Core, Step 7]

Contains several mods merged together – listed below.

v1.1
– now comes as a FOMOD so users can pick and choose their fix mods

v1.0
– initial release

1.6 CORE - Fix Merge BSA

[Core, Step 7]

Contains several mods packaged in a BSA which will be loaded by your custom fix merge plugin, Fixes_Merged.esp.

v1.0 – initial release

1.7 CORE - Patch Pack

[Core, Step 8]

A very small patch for some mods included in the CORE section.

v1.4
– small update to forward edits overwritten by Water Seams Fix

v1.3.2
– more conflicts patched (thanks to jdsmith2816!)

v1.3.1
– changed naming scheme to be in line with the upcoming PATCH PACK reworks for the other sections
– added ESL flag

v1.3
– edited to resolve conflicts caused by the new SSE Particle Patch ESP

v1.2
– removed edits for compatibility with Skyrim Sizes (which is no longer included in the guide)

v1.1
– merged all patches together into a single plugin

v1.0
– initial release

VISUALS

2.1 VISUALS - Divider for Mod Organizer 2

[Preparations]

Custom divider for Mod Organizer 2 – VISUALS categories.

v1.0
– initial release

2.2 VISUALS - Patch Pack

  • MAIN PATCH
  • ENHANCED LIGHTING AND FX PATCH
    • conflict resolution for required mods from VISUALS and CORE with Enhanced Lighting and FX
    • includes the Immersive Dawnguard Dayspring Pass – ELFX Patch (v1.0.3) by ahzaab
  • LUMINOSITY PATCH
    • conflict resolution for required mods from VISUALS and CORE with Luminosity
  • REALISTIC WATER TWO
    • conflict resolution for required mods from VISUALS and CORE with Realistic Water Two
  • QUAINT RAVEN ROCK
    • includes the Ashbound – Quaint Raven Rock Patch (v1.1) by Rusey
  • OPULENT THIEVES GUILD
    • conflict resolution for required mods from VISUALS and CORE with Opulent Thieves Guild

v2.1.1
– fixed 7 NPCs with black faces (thanks to Raven!)

v2.1.0
– stripped the replacer plugins to be included in a new package

v2.0.4
– I recently renamed the ELFX patch file but forgot to update the FOMOD which caused no plugin to be installed when ELFX was selected, this is now fixed

v2.0.3
– updated the main patch
– updated the Enhanced Lights and FX patch
– updated the Quaint Raven Rock patch
– thanks to jdsmith2816 for making me aware of a bunch of missing fixes

v2.0.2
– updated the main patch (fixed a few tiny errors that somehow snuck their way in)

v2.0.1
– updated the main patch
– updated the Opulent Thieves Guild Patch

v2.0.0
– completely remade the structure and naming layout
– updated the Luminosity patch
– recreated the FOMOD from scratch
– added a bunch of new patches
– added the ESL flag to all patches


v1.6.2
– fixed a couple more overlooked conflicts (should resolve the last black-face bugs now hopefully)

v1.6.1
– fixed some more conflicts I overlooked until now

v1.6
– reworked the VISUALS section and the patch pack
– removed all old patches
– added CRPatch_Visuals.esp (main patch)
– added CRPatch_Visuals – Luminosity.esp (for Luminosity – Lightweight Lighting)
– added CRPatch_Visuals – ELFX.esp (for Enhanced Lighting and FX)
– added CRPatch_Visuals – RW2.esp (for Realistic Water Two)

v1.5
– removed four patches for ELE and Arthmoor’s town mods (they were very small – I am working on merging the town mods and creating a single patch for them)
– added four patches for Luminosity

v1.4.1
– updated the Main Patch to remove Book Covers Skyrim.esp as a master

v1.4
– updated the Main Patch after moving Book Covers Skyrim to the GAMEPLAY section
– small update to the AS LAL + Immersive Dawnguard Entrance patch

v1.3
– updated the EEO patch after removing Skyrim Sizes from the CORE section

v1.2
– reduced the amount of patches by making some mods required and changing the load order for others

v1.1
– removed three patches that are no longer needed

v1.0
– initial release

2.3 VISUALS - Plugin Replacer Pack

Contains the plugins for various mods marked as ESLs. Some were edited / updated.

  • MOON GLOW
    • contains the plugin of Moon Glow (v1.1) by isoku & PhenomFazMFQ
  • ┬áRUSTIC SOUL GEMS
    • includes the plugin for RUSTIC SOULGEMS (v1.0) by Gamwich with sorting
    • includes GIST – Rustic Soul Gems patch (v1.1) by opusGlass
  • REALISTIC HD BEVERAGES
  • GEMLING QUEEN JEWELRY
  • AETHERIAL CROWN
  • SMOKING CANDLES

v1.0
– initial release

GAMEPLAY

3.1 GAMEPLAY - SkyHUD Preset

  • my preset for SkyHUD (minimal changes made to the SkyHUD Default preset)

v1.0
– initial release

3.2 GAMEPLAY - A Matter of Time Preset

  • my preset for A Matter of Time

v1.0
– initial release

3.3 GAMEPLAY - Timing Is Everything Preset

  • simply my preset for the MCM config of the mod Timing Is Everything

v1.0
– initial release

3.4 GAMEPLAY - More Radiant Quests For The Companions

  • increases the amount of Radiant Quests you are required to complete before three of the major quests
  • three options available in the FOMOD
  • based on The Companions – Earn Your Stripes by vanderLuuk

v1.0
– initial release

3.5 GAMEPLAY - Tweaks

  • lots of little changes, mostly consistency edits for MLU, some adapted from the OMEGA MLU Patch by Skeleton Jack
  • Enchanting Adjustments by Skepmanmods, tweaked for the guide
  • Skyrim Alchemy Fixed by ChocolateNoodle, tweaked for the guide
  • dragons now only drop scales, bones and ingredients
  • lowered the weight of pickaxes and woodcutter’s axes slightly
  • renamed all arrows and bolts to Arrow – Type and Bolt – Type
  • lowered weight of books: 1.0 > 0.5, adapated from Weight Overhaul by azzendix
  • lowered weight of scrolls: 0.5 > 0.1, adapated from Weight Overhaul by azzendix
  • raised weight of notes: 0.0 > 0.1, adapated from Weight Overhaul by azzendix

v1.2
– now comes as one single plugin
– added the other Skyrim Alchemy Fixed features that were missing until now
– numerous little edits, tweaks and corrections

v1.1
removed all CACO-related records and dependencies
– removed one redundant record that could have broken different one if it was loaded later

v1.0
– initial release

3.6 GAMEPLAY - Night Eye Overhaul Replacer Plugin

  • simply a combination of multiple plugins from BigFuzzyBear’s mod Night Eye Overhaul
  • both NEO core plugins were merged together into one ESP
  • also added in the edits from two optional plugins that extend the duration of the Night Eye spell and scroll respectively

v1.0
– initial release

3.7 GAMEPLAY - MO2 Separators

  • includes the following separators:
    • INTERFACE
    • OVERHAULS
    • NON-PLAYER CHARACTERS
    • QUESTS
    • COMBAT – CREATURES
    • BALANCING
    • SOUNDS – MUSIC
    • MISCELLANEOUS

v1.0.0
– initial release

3.8 GAMEPLAY - Patch Pack

v2.2.3
– fixed an error that somehow snuck into the main patch (thanks to Raven once again)

v2.2.2
– fixed 1 NPC with black face (thanks to Raven!)

v2.2.1
– removed the Wild World patch (the main mod was removed from the guide due to crashing issues)
– updated the Obsidian Weathers patch

v2.2.0
– updated the True Storms patch (new TS AOS patch was released)
– updated the Obsidian Weathers patch (some edits no longer necessary since W&C is no longer part of the GAMEPLAY module)
– updated the Aequinoctium Weathers patch (some edits no longer necessary since W&C is no longer part of the GAMEPLAY module)
– updated the Mythical Ages patch (some edits no longer necessary since W&C is no longer part of the GAMEPLAY module)
– added the Wild World patch

v2.1.2
– changed some things for the newly added AAE Fix/Balance plugin (main patch updated)

v2.1.1
– fixed smaller size of alpha wolves not being forwarded into the main patch, making them ridiculously large compared to regular wolves

v2.1.0
– added True Storms patch
– added NAT patch
– added Mythical Ages patch

v2.0.2
– updated the main patch
– updated the Aequinoctium Weathers patch
– thanks to jdsmith2816 for making me aware of a bunch of missing fixes!

v2.0.1
– tiny update to the main patch

v2.0
– new structure and naming scheme
– several new patches and brand new FOMOD
– added ESL flag to all patches


v1.4.1
– fixed some overlooked conflicts in the main patch and the KYE patch

v1.4
– scrapped all patches and redid them from scratch for the GAMEPLAY rework

v1.3
– added two patches for Luminosity

v1.2
– updated the EEO+Subtle But Classless Patch
– removed the Subtle But Classless Patch
– added a Reading Is Good Patch (which replaces the Replacer plugin)

v1.1
can’t remember but I must have changed something

v1.0
– initial release

CONTENT

Probably coming at some point.