Skyrim mods are accessible through your Steam account. Follow these simple steps to download and install various mods :
- You must first have the Creation Kit installed on your PC. If you need instructions on how to download the Kit click here.
- Once the Creation Kit is installed, login to your Steam account and navigate to your Game Library.
- Select Skyrim
- Click the link to Steamworkshop to browse and install mods.
If you’re new to modding, I highly recommend that you browse the Bethesda Game Studios official tutorials. They have a lot of great stuff that will walk you through the basics of layout and design, etc. I’ve also assembled some of my favorite mods below. This list is by no means exhaustive, but there’s plenty of cool stuff. Enjoy!
Create your own character race. Tired of Nords, Orcs, and Bretons? Think outside the box and create your very own, unique race.
Create custom bosses. Get ready to rumble! Learn how to create unique bosses to fight in the world of Skyrim.
Create NPCs. Need some new neighbors? Create unique NPCs with his/her own voice and armor set.
Create epic armor. The best offense is a good defense. Learn how to create custom armor with the Skyrim Creation Kit.
Create custom weapons. Hack and slash your way across Skyrim with unique weapons.
Create your own quest. This tutorial explains how to use the Skyrim Creation Kit to make your own, unique quest.