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Skill: Illusion
Governing Attribute:
Successful Cast: +1.0

"Illusion affects the perception and mind of living subjects."

The effects of the College of Illusion spells alter the perceptions and thoughts of living beings. Illusion effects include blindness, illumination, paralysis, silence, calmness, enragement, charm, distract, camouflage, and invisibility.

See illusion spells to find vendors for this school.

Character CreationEdit

The following races receive bonuses to their Illusion skill:

The following classes have Illusion as a Major skill:

The following classes have Illusion as a Minor skill:

If a new character's Illusion skill × 2 + Willpower / 5 + Luck / 10 is at least the listed value, they can receive the following two starting spells:

Other Illusion spells are listed here.


The following factions include Illusion as one of their favored skills:


The Master Trainer of Illusion is Erer Darothril at Dirty Muriel's Cornerclub in Sadrith Mora. There are very few other trainers, and none of note. See Illusion Trainers for the complete list.

To train yourself, create a custom spell with a casting cost of 1. You will be able to cast it many times until your magicka runs dry.


The following books will increase your Illusion skill:

Magical EffectsEdit