Skyrim:Brelyna's Practice

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SR-qico-Miscellaneous.png Help Brelyna Maryon by allowing her to practice her spells on you.
Quest Giver: Brelyna Maryon
Location(s): College of Winterhold
Prerequisite Quest: Under Saarthal
Reward: Resist Magic necklace
Disposition: =1 (Brelyna Maryon)
ID: MGRAppBrelyna01
Brelyna casting a spell

[edit] Quick Walkthrough

  1. Talk to Brelyna Maryon.
  2. Let her cast a spell on you.
  3. Wait a few in-game hours to let the effects wear off.
  4. Let Brelyna try again.
  5. Wait for her to finish.

[edit] Detailed Walkthrough

After completing Under Saarthal, you can find Brelyna Maryon back at the College (likely in the Hall of Attainment). When you speak to her, she'll request your help. If you agree to help, she will cast a flawed spell that will tint the display green.

The green tint will fade after a few in-game hours; after it fades, return to Brelyna and she will ask you to help her again. Agree to help her and she will cast several more spells which will turn you into a horse, a cow, and a dog.

The results of the second spell
The results of the third spell
Brelyna casting her fourth spell
The results of the fourth spell

Brelyna will finally turn you back to normal and reward you with a random, level-dependent Resist Magic necklace. The level provided in the table below is the minimum level that you must be to obtain that version of the necklace; however, even at higher levels it is still possible to receive the lowest-level necklace. Below level 8, you will not receive any necklace.

Necklace Level Enchantment
Necklace of Resist Magic 8 Increases Magic Resistance by 10%.
Necklace of Waning Magic 16 Increases Magic Resistance by 12%.
Necklace of Dwindling Magic 24 Increases Magic Resistance by 15%.
Necklace of Magic Suppression 32 Increases Magic Resistance by 17%.
Necklace of Magic Abatement 40 Increases Magic Resistance by 20%.
Necklace of Nullification 48 Increases Magic Resistance by 22%.

Brelyna will also become a potential candidate for marriage, and can be asked to join you as a follower.

[edit] Bugs

  • If you are currently under any spell absorption effect, Brelyna's spells may not always work on you. If this happens, you will need to reload to prevent from getting permanently stuck with "Wait for Brelyna's Spell to wear off" stuck in your quest log and the quest never advancing.
  • If you are in third person view, or if the view between Brelyna and you are obstructed (thereby preventing you from being hit by the spell), then the quest will remain stuck on the "wait for Brelyna's spell to wear off" part of the quest.
    • PC Only This bug is fixed by version 2.0.5 of the Unofficial Skyrim Patch.
    • Pc22.png This issue can be fixed by entering setstage MGRAppBrelyna01 30 into the game console - this will force the quest to move to the next stage, where the spell has worn off.
  • You may remain invisible after the last phase of the quest (needed for the simulation of being transformed into an animal). ?
    • Use the Become Ethereal shout to fix it.
    • Pc22.png This can be fixed by entering player.setactoralpha 100 into the console command.

[edit] Quest Stages

Brelyna's Practice (MGRAppBrelyna01)
Stage Finishes Quest Journal Entry
20 Brelyna Maryon has asked me to act as a test subject while she practices some new spells. Her first attempt ended badly, but she has assured me that if I let her try one more time, it will work out. I should find her once her spell has worn off.
Objective 20: Wait for Brelyna's spell to wear off
Objective 30: Speak to Brelyna
200 Finishes quest After two attempts at helping Brelyna with trying out new spells, she has agreed that perhaps she should work a bit more before trying anything else.
255 Fails quest
  • The following empty quest stages were omitted from the table: 10.

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