24 Best Unique Weapons in Skyrim Special Edition You Must Use

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Skyrim Special Edition features a lot of unique weapons which can be used during the battles and take down the enemies and bosses. This article shows the best Unique Weapons in the game, where and how to find them, and their stats.

24 Best Unique Weapons in Skyrim Special Edition

In the list below you will find Best Unique Weapons for each category, for example, which is the best Unique Bow, and so on. You can try all the weapons mentioned below and see which one suits your play style. So without any further ado, let's begin with our Unique weapon list.

Best Unique Bows And Crossbows

This List below has all the category weapons from One-Handed to Archery and so on. You can try all the 24 to see which one suits your play style and chosen skill which will affect during the battles. So without any further ado, let's begin with our Unique weapon list.

Auriel’s Bow:

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Location - You need to complete the Dawnguard Main Quest, Touching the Sky in order to get this Bow.

It grants you 20 points of sun damage and undead targets can take triple damage. For better result, you can use it with Sunhallowed or Bloodcursed Arrows.The Speed is 1.0, Upgrades Refined Moonstone and grants 11 perks.

Stats:

  • Damage - 13
  • Weight - 11
  • DPS - 13
  • Upgrade With - Refined Moonstone, Elven Smithing.

The Nightingale Bow:

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Location - This Bow is found during the Thieves Guild, Blindsighted quest.

The Nightingale Bow is the bow that deals with the freezing and shocking to the target. It is more effective at level 46 and more. Perks none and upgrades Ebony Ingot. Speed is 0.50.

Stats:

  • Damage - 19
  • Weight - 18
  • DPS - 9.5
  • Upgrade With - Ebony Ingot
  • Effect - 30 Frost Damage & 15 Shock Damage

Glass Bow of the Stag Prince:

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Location - This bow is found for sale at Falas Selvayn at the Ramshackle Trading Post.

The Glass Bow of the Stag Prince is a bow that deals with blesses for every 20 animals killed And also boosts stamina and health if equipped. Speed is 0.625, It gives Glass perks and upgrades Refined Malachite.

Stats:

  • Damage - 16
  • Weight - 14
  • Upgrade With - Refined Malachite Ingot

Gauldur Blackbow:

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Location - This bow is found during the Forbidden Legend quest.

The Gauldur Blackbow is a bow that deals with the absorption of Magicka. It is more effective at level 36. Speed is 0.875. It gives Dwarven perks and upgrades Steel Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 14
  • Weight - 18
  • Upgrade With - Steel Ingot

Enhanced Dwarven:

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Location - This Crossbow is found during the Ancient Technology after completing Dawnguard Side Quest.

The Enhanced Dwarven is a Two-Handed Crossbow good with long-range that deal with ignoring 50% of armor.

Stats:

  • Damage - 22
  • Weight - 21
  • Upgrade With - Dwarven Metal Ingot, Dwarven Smithing
  • Effect - Ignores 50% of armor.

Zephyr:

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Location - This Crossbow is found in Dwemer Ruin Arkngthamz during the Dawnguard quest – Lost to the Ages.

Fastest bow in Skyrim Special Edition this bow can turn you into a killing machine if you use some daedric arrows.

Stats:

  • Damage - 12
  • Weight - 10
  • Upgrade With - Dwarven Metal Ingot, Dwarven Smithing
  • Effect - Fires 30% faster than a standard bow

Best Unique Swords

Chillrend:

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Location - You will find this sword during the Thieves Guild Quest, The Pursuit quest.

It is a One-handed Sword, deals with the 30 points of frost damage to the target. Also, makes the target to paralyze for 2 seconds. This sword can not be disenchanted. It grants glass perks and upgrades Refined Malachite.

Stats:

  • Damage - 15
  • Weight - 16
  • Upgrade With - Refined Malachite, Glass Smithing
  • Effect - 30 Frost Damage, Chance to paralyze for 2 seconds

Dragonbane:

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Location - You will find this sword during the Main Quest, Alduin's Wall quest.

The Dragonbane is a One-handed sword, that deals with 20, 25, 30, 35, or 40 points of extra damage for the dragons and 10 points of shock damage to others in the game. It gives Steel perks and upgrades Quicksilver Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 14
  • Weight - 14
  • Upgrade With - Quicksilver Ingot

Harkon’s Sword:

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Location - This Sword is found during the Kindred Judgment, Dawnguard Main Quest.

The Harkon's Sword is a One-Handed sword that deals with the absorption of 15 points of health, magicka, and stamina if in case wielded by Vampire. It gives Steel perks and upgrades Steel Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 8
  • Weight - 9
  • Upgrade With - Steel Ingot

Windshear:

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Location - This Sword is found during the Dark Brotherhood Quest, Hail Sithis!.

The Windshear is a One-Handed sword that deals with knock down the enemies. It gives Steel perks and upgrades Steel Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 11
  • Weight - 10
  • Upgrade With - Steel Ingot, Steel Smithing

Miraak’s Sword:

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Location - This sword is found during the Dragonborn quest.

The Mirrak's sword is the One-Handed sword that deals with the stamina absorption of the target. It gives Dwarven perks and upgrades Daedra Heart Ebony Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 16
  • Weight - 3
  • Upgrade With - Ebony Ingot, Daedra Heart, Dwarven Smithing
  • Effect - Absorb 15 Stamina

Soulrender and Bloodscythe:

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Location - These both swords are found during the Dragonborn quest.

These both swords used together gives best results like absorption of health and magicka and also decreases the defense of target. These both swords give Dardric perks and upgrades Ebony Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 13
  • Weight - 10
  • Upgrade With - Ebony Ingot

Gauldur Blackblade:

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Location - This sword is found during the Forbidden Legend quest.

The Gaulgur Blackblade is a One-Handed sword that deals with the health-healing, more effective at 36 level. It gives the Dwarven perks and upgrades Steel Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 11
  • Weight - 15    
  • Upgrade With - Steel Ingot

Bloodskal Blade:

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Location - This greatsword is found during the main Dragonborn quest, Raven Rock Mine side quest.

The Bloodskal Blade is a Two-Handed greatsword that deals with energy blast with 30 damage to the target. Perks and upgrades are none.

Stats:

  • Damage - 21
  • Weight - 16    
  • Upgrade With - Silver Ingot

Best Unique Warhammer

Daedric Warhammer:

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Location - This Warhammer is found itself in random or you need to buy it to get it.

The Daedric Warhammer is a Two-Handed Warhammer that deals 27 damage to the target and it Weighs around 31. Even so, it is slow, deals with decent damage. It gives Daedric perks and upgrades Ebony Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 27
  • Weight - 31    
  • Upgrade With - Ebony Ingot, Daedric Smithing

Volendrung Warhammer:

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Location - This Warhammer is found during The Cursed Tribe quest.

The Volendrung is a Two-Handed Warhammer that deals with base damage 47 and absorbs targets stamina. No perks and upgrades Ebony Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 25
  • Weight - 26    
  • Upgrade With - Ebony Ingot
  • Effect - Absorb 50 Stamina

Dawnguard Rune Hammer:

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Location - This Warhammer is found during the Lost Relic quests, Dawnguard.

The Dawnguard Rune Warhammer is a Two-Handed hammer that deals with the base damage of 22 and fire damage to the target. It gives Steel perks and upgrades Steel Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 22
  • Weight - 26    
  • Upgrade With - Steel Ingot

Longhammer:

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Location - This weapon is located in the southwest of Solitude, you can acquire it from cave Liar’s retreat. It can be found next to the body of Rohd.

Longhammer is a powerful weapon that can be enhanced by enchanting. It belongs to bandit Rohd, it the fastest two-handed weapon.

Stats:

  • Damage - 21
  • Weight - 18    
  • Upgrade With - Orichalcum Ingot, Orcish Smithing
  • Effect - Swings 33% faster than a regular Warhammer
  • H3 – Best Unique Dagger

Mehrune’s Razor:

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Location - This dagger is found after completing the quest Pieces of the Past.

The Mehrune's Razor is a One-Handed dagger that deals with an instant kill to the target and its base damage is 11. It gives no perks and upgrades Ebony Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 11
  • Weight - 3    
  • Upgrade With - Ebony Ingot
  • Effect - 1.98% chance to instantly kill, infinite charges

Blade of Woe:

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Location - This dagger is found during the Death Incarnate quest, Dark Brotherhood faction’s quest.

The Blade of Woe is a One-Handed dagger, every hit from it to the target absorbs 10 point of health and base damage is 12. No upgrades and gives Steel perks.

Stats:

  • Damage - 12
  • Weight - 7

Daedric Dagger:

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Location - This dagger is found itself in random or you need to buy it.

The Daedric Dagger is a One-Handed dagger that deals with the damage of 11 and weighs around 6. It gives Daedric perks and upgrades Ebony Ingot.

  • Damage - 11
  • Weight - 6
  • Upgrade With - Ebony Ingot, Daedric Smithing

Best Unique Axe Weapon

Okin:

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Location - This axe is found during the Silenced Tongues quest

The Okin is a nordic war axe that deals with base damage 12 and its frost damage affect both health and stamina of the target. It gives Steel perks and upgrades Steel

Stats:

  • Ingot.
  • Damage - 12
  • Weight - 11
  • Upgrade With - Steel  Ingot

Dawnguard Rune Axe:

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Location - This axe is found during the Lost Relic quest.

This Dawnguard Rune Axe is a war axe that deals with the sun damage to undead targets, with each undead kill, its damage rate increases. It gives Steel perks and upgrades Steel Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 11
  • Weight - 13
  • Upgrade With - Steel Ingot, Steel Smithing 
  • Effect - 10+n damage to undead, where n = number of undead killed since sunrise

Wuuthrad Battleaxe:

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Location - This Battleaxe is found during the Glory of the Dead quest.

This Wuuthrad Battleaxe is a Battleaxe that deals with the base damage of 25. It is more effective towards elves than others. perks and upgrades are none.

Stats:

  • Damage - 25
  • Weight - 25
  • Effect - 1.2x Damage vs. Dark Elves, Wood Elves, High Elves, Falmer, and Orcs

Rueful Axe:

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Location - This axe is found during the A Daedra’s Best Friend, Daedric quest.

The Rueful Axe is a Battleaxe that deals with stamina damage of the target and base damage is 22. It gives no perks and upgrades Ebony Ingot.

Stats:

Damage - 22
Weight - 10
Effect - Does 20 points of Stamina damage.

Best Mace Weapon

The Mace of Molag Bal:

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Location - This Mace is found during The House of Horrors after completing the Daedric Quest.

The Mace of Molag Bal is a One-Handed Mace that deals with 25 points of stamina damage and 25 points of magicka damage to the target. If you manage to kill a target within 3 seconds then it fills you a soul gem. Grants no perks and upgrades Ebony Ingot.

Stats:

  • Damage - 16
  • Weight - 18
  • Upgrade - Ebony Ingot
  • Effect - 25 Magicka and Stamina damage, Soul Trap for 3 seconds.

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