Daggerfall:Weapons

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This page summarizes all base weapons in Daggerfall. See the material modifiers below to see how damage varies depending on what the item is made out of, and which is minimum required to hit certain monsters. For special weapons, see the artifacts page.

Base Weapon ValuesEdit

These are the standard values from which each weapon's stats are derived.

Type Base Damage Weight (kg) Skill Wield
Dagger 1-6 0.50 Short Blade One-handed
Tanto 1-8 0.75 Short Blade One-handed
Shortsword 1-8 2.50 Short Blade One-handed
Wakizashi 1-10 2.00 Short Blade One-handed
Broadsword 1-12 5.00 Long Blade One-handed
Saber 3-12 3.75 Long Blade One-handed
Longsword 2-16 4.50 Long Blade One-handed
Katana 3-16 2.50 Long Blade One-handed
Claymore 2-18 7.50 Long Blade Two-handed
Dai-Katana 3-21 3.50 Long Blade Two-handed
Battle Axe 2-12 6.00 Axe One-handed
War Axe 2-16 7.50 Axe Two-handed
Staff 1-8 2.00 Blunt Weapon Two-handed
Mace 1-12 4.50 Blunt Weapon One-handed
Flail 2-14 7.00 Blunt Weapon Two-handed
Warhammer 3-18 8.75 Blunt Weapon Two-handed
Short Bow 4-16 1.00 Archery Two-handed
Long Bow 4-18 1.50 Archery Two-handed
  • Unlike in other Elder Scrolls games, the battle axe and war axe are reversed in Daggerfall.

Material ModifiersEdit

Weapons can be made up of various metals. These affect the damage done by weapons, its weight, and allow it harm certain monsters. These modifiers are:

Material To Hit/
Damage
Weight Modifier[1] Color Notes
Iron -2 1.00 Grey
Steel 0 1.25 Light grey Steel or better required to harm imps
Silver 0 1.00 Silver Silver or better required to harm lycanthropes, ghosts, wraiths, mummies, and standard vampires
Elven +2 1.00 Silver Elven or better required to harm nymphs
Dwarven +4 0.75 Yellow Dwarven or better required to harm harpies
Mithril +6 1.00 Blue Mithril or better required to harm gargoyles, ancient vampires, any liches, and any daedra
Adamantium +6 1.00 Dark grey
Ebony +8 0.50 Black
Orcish +10 1.00 Green
Daedric +12 1.25 Red

Weapon ListEdit

The following lists all the base weapons, sorted by skill type. The prices set forth here reflect non-enchanted items only.

The weight and price values can be found here and here. Note that the final purchase or sale price can quite easily vary by a factor of 20% or more in either direction, depending on both your Mercantile skill and that of the shopkeeper.

Short BladeEdit

DaggersEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Dagger DF-icon-weapon-Iron Dagger.png 0-4 3 0.50
Steel Dagger DF-icon-weapon-Steel Dagger.png 1-6 6 0.50
Silver Dagger DF-icon-weapon-Silver Dagger.png 1-6 12 0.50
Elven Dagger DF-icon-weapon-Elven Dagger.png 3-8 24 0.50
Dwarven Dagger DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Dagger.png 5-10 48 0.25
Mithril Dagger DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Dagger.png 7-12 96 0.50
Adamantium Dagger DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Dagger.png 7-12 192 0.50
Ebony Dagger DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Dagger.png 9-14 384 0.25
Orcish Dagger DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Dagger.png 11-16 768 0.50
Daedric Dagger DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Dagger.png 13-18 1536 0.50

ShortswordsEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Shortsword DF-icon-weapon-Iron Shortsword.png 0-6 15 2.50
Steel Shortsword DF-icon-weapon-Steel Shortsword.png 1-8 30 3.00
Silver Shortsword DF-icon-weapon-Silver Shortsword.png 1-8 60 2.50
Elven Shortsword DF-icon-weapon-Elven Shortsword.png 3-10 120 2.50
Dwarven Shortsword DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Shortsword.png 5-12 240 1.75
Mithril Shortsword DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Shortsword.png 7-14 480 2.50
Adamantium Shortsword DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Shortsword.png 7-14 960 2.50
Ebony Shortsword DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Shortsword.png 9-16 1920 1.25
Orcish Shortsword DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Shortsword.png 11-18 3840 2.50
Daedric Shortsword DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Shortsword.png 13-20 7680 3.00

TantoEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Tanto DF-icon-weapon-Iron Tanto.png 0-6 9 0.75
Steel Tanto DF-icon-weapon-Steel Tanto.png 1-8 18 0.75
Silver Tanto DF-icon-weapon-Silver Tanto.png 1-8 36 0.75
Elven Tanto DF-icon-weapon-Elven Tanto.png 3-10 72 0.75
Dwarven Tanto DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Tanto.png 5-12 144 0.50
Mithril Tanto DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Tanto.png 7-14 288 0.75
Adamantium Tanto DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Tanto.png 7-14 576 0.75
Ebony Tanto DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Tanto.png 9-16 1152 0.50
Orcish Tanto DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Tanto.png 11-18 2304 0.75
Daedric Tanto DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Tanto.png 13-20 4608 0.75

WakizashiEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Wakizashi DF-icon-weapon-Iron Wakizashi.png 0-8 24 2.00
Steel Wakizashi DF-icon-weapon-Steel Wakizashi.png 1-10 48 2.50
Silver Wakizashi DF-icon-weapon-Silver Wakizashi.png 1-10 96 2.000
Elven Wakizashi DF-icon-weapon-Elven Wakizashi.png 3-12 192 2.00
Dwarven Wakizashi DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Wakizashi.png 5-14 384 1.50
Mithril Wakizashi DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Wakizashi.png 7-16 768 2.00
Adamantium Wakizashi DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Wakizashi.png 7-16 1536 2.00
Ebony Wakizashi DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Wakizashi.png 9-18 3072 1.00
Orcish Wakizashi DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Wakizashi.png 11-20 6144 2.00
Daedric Wakizashi DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Wakizashi.png 13-22 12288 2.50

Long BladeEdit

BroadswordsEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Broadsword DF-icon-weapon-Iron Broadsword.png 0-10 30 5.00
Steel Broadsword DF-icon-weapon-Steel Broadsword.png 1-12 60 6.25
Silver Broadsword DF-icon-weapon-Silver Broadsword.png 1-12 120 5.00
Elven Broadsword DF-icon-weapon-Elven Broadsword.png 3-14 240 5.00
Dwarven Broadsword DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Broadsword.png 5-16 480 3.75
Mithril Broadsword DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Broadsword.png 7-18 960 5.00
Adamantium Broadsword DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Broadsword.png 7-18 1920 5.00
Ebony Broadsword DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Broadsword.png 9-20 3840 2.50
Orcish Broadsword DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Broadsword.png 11-22 7680 5.00
Daedric Broadsword DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Broadsword.png 13-24 15360 6.25

ClaymoresEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Claymore DF-icon-weapon-Iron Claymore.png 0-16 90 7.50
Steel Claymore DF-icon-weapon-Steel Claymore.png 2-18 180 9.25
Silver Claymore DF-icon-weapon-Silver Claymore.png 2-18 360 7.50
Elven Claymore DF-icon-weapon-Elven Claymore.png 4-20 720 7.50
Dwarven Claymore DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Claymore.png 6-22 1440 5.75
Mithril Claymore DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Claymore.png 8-24 2880 7.50
Adamantium Claymore DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Claymore.png 8-24 5760 7.50
Ebony Claymore DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Claymore.png 10-26 11520 3.75
Orcish Claymore DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Claymore.png 12-28 23040 7.50
Daedric Claymore DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Claymore.png 14-30 46080 9.25

Dai-katanaEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Dai-katana DF-icon-weapon-Iron Dai-katana.png 1-19 150 3.50
Steel Dai-katana DF-icon-weapon-Steel Dai-katana.png 3-21 300 4.25
Silver Dai-katana DF-icon-weapon-Silver Dai-katana.png 3-21 600 3.50
Elven Dai-katana DF-icon-weapon-Elven Dai-katana.png 5-23 1200 3.50
Dwarven Dai-katana DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Dai-katana.png 7-25 2400 2.75
Mithril Dai-katana DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Dai-katana.png 9-27 4800 3.50
Adamantium Dai-Katana DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Dai-katana.png 9-27 9600 3.50
Ebony Dai-katana DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Dai-katana.png 11-29 19200 1.75
Orcish Dai-katana DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Dai-katana.png 13-31 38400 3.50
Daedric Dai-katana DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Dai-katana.png 15-33 76800 4.25

KatanaEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Katana DF-icon-weapon-Iron Katana.png 1-14 75 2.50
Steel Katana DF-icon-weapon-Steel Katana.png 3-16 150 3.00
Silver Katana DF-icon-weapon-Silver Katana.png 3-16 300 2.50
Elven Katana DF-icon-weapon-Elven Katana.png 5-18 600 2.50
Dwarven Katana DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Katana.png 7-20 1200 1.75
Mithril Katana DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Katana.png 9-22 2400 2.50
Adamantium Katana DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Katana.png 9-22 4800 2.50
Ebony Katana DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Katana.png 11-24 9600 1.25
Orcish Katana DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Katana.png 13-26 19200 2.50
Daedric Katana DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Katana.png 15-28 38400 3.00

LongswordsEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Longsword DF-icon-weapon-Iron Longsword.png 0-14 45 4.50
Steel Longsword DF-icon-weapon-Steel Longsword.png 2-16 90 5.50
Silver Longsword DF-icon-weapon-Silver Longsword.png 2-16 180 4.50
Elven Longsword DF-icon-weapon-Elven Longsword.png 4-18 360 4.50
Dwarven Longsword DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Longsword.png 6-20 720 3.25
Mithril Longsword DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Longsword.png 8-22 1440 4.50
Adamantium Longsword DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Longsword.png 8-22 2880 4.50
Ebony Longsword DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Longsword.png 10-24 5760 2.25
Orcish Longsword DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Longsword.png 12-26 11520 4.50
Daedric Longsword DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Longsword.png 14-28 23040 5.50

SabersEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Saber DF-icon-weapon-Iron Saber.png 1-10 36 3.75
Steel Saber DF-icon-weapon-Steel Saber.png 3-12 72 4.50
Silver Saber DF-icon-weapon-Silver Saber.png 3-12 144 3.75
Elven Saber DF-icon-weapon-Elven Saber.png 5-14 288 3.75
Dwarven Saber DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Saber.png 7-16 576 2.75
Mithril Saber DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Saber.png 9-18 1152 3.75
Adamantium Saber DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Saber.png 9-18 2304 3.75
Ebony Saber DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Saber.png 11-20 4608 1.75
Orcish Saber DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Saber.png 13-22 9216 3.75
Daedric Saber DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Saber.png 15-24 18432 4.50

AxeEdit

Battle axesEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Battle axe DF-icon-weapon-Iron Battle Axe.png 0-10 60 6.00
Steel Battle axe DF-icon-weapon-Steel Battle Axe.png 2-12 120 7.50
Silver Battle axe DF-icon-weapon-Silver Battle Axe.png 2-12 240 6.00
Elven Battle axe DF-icon-weapon-Elven Battle Axe.png 4-14 480 6.00
Dwarven Battle axe DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Battle Axe.png 6-16 960 4.50
Mithril Battle axe DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Battle Axe.png 8-18 1920 6.00
Adamantium Battle axe DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Battle Axe.png 8-18 3840 6.00
Ebony Battle axe DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Battle Axe.png 10-20 7680 3.00
Orcish Battle axe DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Battle Axe.png 12-22 15360 6.00
Daedric Battle axe DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Battle Axe.png 14-24 30720 7.50

War axesEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron War axe DF-icon-weapon-Iron War Axe.png 0-14 60 7.50
Steel War axe DF-icon-weapon-Steel War Axe.png 2-16 120 9.25
Silver War axe DF-icon-weapon-Silver War Axe.png 2-16 240 7.50
Elven War axe DF-icon-weapon-Elven War Axe.png 4-18 480 7.50
Dwarven War axe DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven War Axe.png 6-20 960 5.75
Mithril War Axe DF-icon-weapon-Mithril War Axe.png 8-22 1920 7.50
Adamantium War Axe DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium War Axe.png 8-22 3840 7.50
Ebony War axe DF-icon-weapon-Ebony War Axe.png 10-24 7680 3.75
Orcish War axe DF-icon-weapon-Orcish War Axe.png 12-26 15360 7.50
Daedric War Axe DF-icon-weapon-Daedric War Axe.png 14-28 30720 9.25

BluntEdit

FlailsEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Flail DF-icon-weapon-Iron Flail.png 0-12 45 7.00
Steel Flail DF-icon-weapon-Steel Flail.png 2-14 90 8.75
Silver Flail DF-icon-weapon-Silver Flail.png 2-14 180 7.00
Elven Flail DF-icon-weapon-Elven Flail.png 4-16 360 7.00
Dwarven Flail DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Flail.png 6-18 720 5.25
Mithril Flail DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Flail.png 8-20 1440 7.00
Adamantium Flail DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Flail.png 8-20 2880 7.00
Ebony Flail DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Flail.png 10-22 5760 3.50
Orcish Flail DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Flail.png 12-24 11520 7.00
Daedric Flail DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Flail.png 14-26 23040 8.75

MacesEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Mace DF-icon-weapon-Iron Mace.png 0-10 30 4.50
Steel Mace DF-icon-weapon-Steel Mace.png 1-12 60 5.50
Silver Mace DF-icon-weapon-Silver Mace.png 1-12 120 4.50
Elven Mace DF-icon-weapon-Elven Mace.png 3-14 240 4.50
Dwarven Mace DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Mace.png 5-16 480 3.25
Mithril Mace DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Mace.png 7-18 960 4.50
Adamantium Mace DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Mace.png 7-18 1920 4.50
Ebony Mace DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Mace.png 9-20 3840 2.25
Orcish Mace DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Mace.png 11-22 7680 4.50
Daedric Mace DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Mace.png 13-24 15360 5.50

StaffsEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Staff DF-icon-weapon-Iron Staff.png 0-6 15 2.00
Steel Staff DF-icon-weapon-Steel Staff.png 1-8 30 2.50
Silver Staff DF-icon-weapon-Silver Staff.png 1-8 60 2.00
Elven Staff DF-icon-weapon-Elven Staff.png 3-10 120 2.00
Dwarven Staff DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Staff.png 5-12 240 1.50
Mithril Staff DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Staff.png 7-14 480 2.00
Adamantium Staff DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Staff.png 7-14 960 2.00
Ebony Staff DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Staff.png 9-16 1920 1.00
Orcish Staff DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Staff.png 11-18 3840 2.00
Daedric Staff DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Staff.png 13-20 7680 2.50

WarhammersEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Warhammer DF-icon-weapon-Iron Warhammer.png 1-16 60 7.00
Steel Warhammer DF-icon-weapon-Steel Warhammer.png 3-18 120 8.75
Silver Warhammer DF-icon-weapon-Silver Warhammer.png 3-18 240 7.00
Elven Warhammer DF-icon-weapon-Elven Warhammer.png 5-20 480 7.00
Dwarven Warhammer DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Warhammer.png 7-22 960 5.25
Mithril Warhammer DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Warhammer.png 9-24 1920 7.00
Adamantium Warhammer DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Warhammer.png 9-24 3840 7.00
Ebony Warhammer DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Warhammer.png 11-26 7680 3.50
Orcish Warhammer DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Warhammer.png 13-28 15360 7.00
Daedric Warhammer DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Warhammer.png 15-30 30720 8.75

ArcheryEdit

All bows require a supply of arrows to fire.

Long bowsEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Long bow DF-icon-weapon-Iron Long Bow.png 2-16 60 1.50
Steel Long bow DF-icon-weapon-Steel Long Bow.png 4-18 120 1.75
Silver Long bow DF-icon-weapon-Silver Long Bow.png 4-18 240 1.50
Elven Long bow DF-icon-weapon-Elven Long Bow.png 6-20 460 1.50
Dwarven Long bow DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Long Bow.png 8-22 960 1.00
Mithril Long bow DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Long Bow.png 10-24 1920 1.50
Adamantium Long bow DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Long Bow.png 10-24 3840 1.50
Ebony Long bow DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Long Bow.png 12-26 7680 0.75
Orcish Long bow DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Long Bow.png 14-28 15360 1.50
Daedric Long bow DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Long Bow.png 16-30 30720 1.75

Short bowsEdit

Picture Damage Value (gold) Weight (kg)
Iron Short bow DF-icon-weapon-Iron Short Bow.png 2-14 30 1.00
Steel Short bow DF-icon-weapon-Steel Short Bow.png 4-16 60 1.25
Silver Short bow DF-icon-weapon-Silver Short Bow.png 4-16 120 1.00
Elven Short bow DF-icon-weapon-Elven Short Bow.png 6-18 240 1.00
Dwarven Short bow DF-icon-weapon-Dwarven Short Bow.png 8-20 480 0.75
Mithril Short bow DF-icon-weapon-Mithril Short Bow.png 10-22 960 1.00
Adamantium Short bow DF-icon-weapon-Adamantium Short Bow.png 10-22 1920 1.00
Ebony Short bow DF-icon-weapon-Ebony Short Bow.png 12-24 3840 0.50
Orcish Short bow DF-icon-weapon-Orcish Short Bow.png 14-26 7680 1.00
Daedric Short bow DF-icon-weapon-Daedric Short Bow.png 16-28 15360 1.25

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Modified weights are rounded to the nearest 0.25kg, rounding down at midpoint values
Last modified on 29 July 2016, at 00:13