Skyrim: Find every Word Wall, learn every Dragon Shout
14th Dec 2011 | 15:22
There are so many Dragon Shouts in Skyrim that, even if you've played for 100 hours, you still probably missed a few. So here are the locations of every Word of Power - the magical language of the dragons that alllows you to harness the ancient power of the Thu'um - and their effects.
Animal Allegiance ("Raan Mir Tah!")
Effect Makes wild animals fight alongside you
First LocationAngarvunde. Inside you'll find a Dunmer called Medresi Dran who asks you to help her find some treasure. Whether you help or kill her, you'll still be able to locate the Word of Power.
Third Location Ysgramor's tomb in Winterhold. You'll need to have the Companions quest 'Glory of the Dead' activated to access this.
Aura Whisper ("Laas Yah Nir!")
Effect Reveals enemy/NPC locations
First Location This Word of Power is protected by a dragon at Northwind Summit. If your sneak skill is high, it's possible to kill the dragon with one hit if you remain undetected.
Second Location In Valthume you'll find the Dragon Priest, Hevnoraak, guarding this Wall. He's tough, so make sure you're prepared for a hard fight.
Third Location You'll find this Wall in the depths of Volunruud. The Dark Brotherhood quest 'The Silence Has Been Broken' will take you there.
Become Ethereal ("Feim Zii Gron!")
Effect Turns you briefly invisible
First LocationIronbind Barrow in Winterhold.
Second LocationLost Valley Redoubt in the Reach.
Third Location You'll visit a dungeon called Ustengrav during an early story mission, 'The Horn of Jurgen Windcaller', and find the Wall inside.
Call Dragon ("Od Ah Viing!")
Effect The dragon Odahviing aids you in battle
Location All three Words of Power of this Shout are learned in the main quest ('The Fallen'). You have to defeat Alduin for Odahviing to respond to your call, however.
Call of Valor ("Hun Kaal Zoor!")
Effect Heroes of Sovngarde aid you in battle
Location Once again, all three Words are learned at once for this Shout. You earn it when you've defeated Alduin and completed the main quest.
Clear Skies ("Lok Vah Koor!")
Effect Clears weather
Location Another all-in-one Shout, earned after finishing the main quest, 'Alduin's Wall'. You'll need this to clear the path to the highest point of the Throat of the World.
Disarm ("Zun Haal Viik!")
Effect Removes an enemy's weapon
First Location Atop Eldersblood Peak, a dragon lair near Morthal.
Second Location Inside the dungeon Silverdrift Lair.
Third Location During the Thieves Guild quest 'Speaking With Silence' you'll find this Word Wall inside a barrow called Snowveil Sanctum.
Dismaying Shout ("Faas Ru Maar!")
Effect Causes enemies to flee in terror
First Location The Daedric quest 'Pieces of the Past' sends you to Dead Crone Rock where you'll find this Word of Power.
Second LocationLabyrinthian in Hjaalmarch.
Third Location A dragon lair, Lost Tongue Overlook, in the Reach.
Dragonrend ("Joor Zah Frul!")
Effect Forces a flying dragon to land
Location You learn all three Words of this shout during the main quest ('Alduin's Bane'). It can be used on regular dragons.
Elemental Fury ("Su Grah Dun!")
Effect Increases the speed of melee attacks
First LocationDragontooth Crater, a dragon lair in the Reach.
Second LocationStatue to Meridia in Haafingar.
Third LocationShriekwind Bastion in Falkreath Hold.
Fire Breath ("Yol Toor Shul!")
Effect Attack enemies with a burst of flame
First Location In the Companions quest 'Proving Honor' you'll visit Dustman's Cairn in Whiterun Hold, and the Word of Power can be found inside.
Second Location A cave full of mages and necromancers in Falkreath Hold called Sunderstone Gorge.
Third Location Learned during the main quest, 'The Throat of the World'.
Frost Breath ("Fo Krah Diin!")
Effect Attack enemies with a blast of ice
First LocationBonestrewn Crest, a dragon lair in Eastmarch.
Second LocationFolgunthur in Hjaalmarch, during the side quest 'Forbidden Legend'.
Third LocationSkyborn Altar in Hjaalmarch, a dragon lair.
Ice Form ("Liz Slen Nus!")
Effect Freezes enemies solid
First location Found during the quest 'The Pale Lady' in Frostmere Crypt in the Pale.
Second LocationMount Anthor, a dragon lair in Winterhold.
Third Location This one is in Saarthal. The entrance is locked, however - you have to activate the first quest of the College of Winterhold, 'Under Saarthal', to get in.
Kyne's Peace ("Kaan Drem Ov!")
Effect Wild animals will stop attacking you
First Location Protected by a Dragon Priest in Ragnvald.
Second LocationRannveig's Fast in Whiterun Hold.
Third LocationShroud Heath Barrow in the Rift.
Marked For Death ("Krii Lun Aus!")
Effect Lowers armour rating, damages HP
First Location The dragon lair Autumnwatch Tower in the Rift.
Second Location The Dark Brotherhood Sanctuary in Falkreath Hold.
Third LocationForsaken Cave in the Pale. Requires the quest 'The White Phial'.
Slow Time ("Tiid Klo Ul!")
Effect Slows down time during combat
First Location Hag's End in the Reach.
Second Location Inside Korvanjund. Requires the Civil War quest 'The Jagged Crown'.
Third Location In Labyrinthian. Requires the quest 'The Staff of Magnus'.
Storm Call ("Strun Bah Qo!")
Effect Calls a storm with lightning that damages enemies
First Location In the dragon lair Forelhost in the Rift.
Second Location In the Dragon Priest lair High Gate Ruins in the Pale.
Third Location In Alduin's palace, Skulddfn. You can only travel there as part of the main quest 'The World-Eater's Eyrie'.
Throw Voice ("Zul Mey Gut!")
Effect Distracts enemies
Location In Shearpoint you'll find both a dragon and a Dragon Priest. All three Words of Power are contained here in a single wall.
Unrelenting Force ("Fus Ro Dah!")
Effect Knocks enemies/objects over
First LocationBleak Falls Barrow.
Second LocationHigh Hrothgar. The Greybeards teach you the second Word during the main quest 'The Way of the Voice'.
Third LocationHigh Hrothgar. The Greybeards teach you the third Word after returning the horn of Jurgen Windcaller.
Whirlwind Sprint ("Wuld Nah Kest!")
Effect Grants you a rush of speed
First LocationDead Men's Respite in Hjaalmarch.
Second LocationHigh Hrothgar. Learned from the Greybeards during the main quest 'The Way of the Voice'.
Third Location In the Dragon Priest lair Volskygge