Skyrim:Mace of Molag Bal

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Daedric Artifact: Mace of Molag Bal (000233e3)
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Type One-handed Mace
Editor ID DA10MaceofMolagBal
Damage Damage 16
Damage Damage 16 {{{Health}}}
Speed 0.8
Speed 0.8 Reach 1
Weight Weight 18 Value Value 1257
Tempering Ebony Ingot
Tempering Ebony Ingot Perk None
Charge/Cost = Uses 3000/84=35
Mace of Molag Bal

Mace of Molag Bal, also known as the Vampire's Mace, is one of Molag Bal's artifacts. It can be improved using an ebony ingot. Its enchantment drains its victims of twenty-five points of magicka and stamina with every strike. Its enchantment will also inflict its target with soul trap for three seconds.

When walking around with the mace equipped, some NPCs may comment on it, saying: "That mace... get it away from me. Get it away..." or "No.. get that accursed mace away from me..."

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  • Though the mace can be tempered with an ebony ingot, it is not classified as an ebony weapon, nor is it classified as any other standard weapon material. Therefore, its upgrades do not benefit from any smithing perks.
  • The Damage Stamina enchantment incorrectly has the MagicDamageFire keyword attached, meaning it, and thus the mace, are treated as having a fire damage enchantment. To that effect NPCs will sometimes comment with standard lines for fire enchanted weapons, such as "Have a fascination with fire, do we?" or "Don't set anything on fire, all right?"
    Mod Notes: EnchStaminaDamageFFContact incorrectly has MagicDamageFire keyword.
    • PC Only This bug is fixed by version 1.3.2 of the Unofficial Skyrim Patch.
    • The mace's enchantments are directly affected by the Augmented Flames perks in the Destruction perk tree and will increase to 31 with one perk, and 37 with the other. The soul trap effect is not affected.