- Main article: Ancient Nord Weapons
- Drainheart Sword
- Gauldur Blackblade
- Red Eagle's Bane
- Red Eagle's Fury
- The Pale Blade
The Ancient Nord Sword can be upgraded with a Steel Ingot at a grindstone, and also benefits from the Steel Smithing perk, which doubles the improvement. Upon completion of Glory of the Dead, a Nord Hero Sword can be crafted at the Skyforge.
- Although the Ancient Nord Sword benefits from Steel Smithing, the regular steel sword has higher base damage than it.