- Main article: Ebony Weapons (Skyrim)
Unenchanted ebony greatswords will begin to appear throughout Skyrim at level 36 and enchanted greatswords can be found at level 37. These locations include:
- Blacksmiths and general goods merchants at higher levels.
- Wielded by various characters or enemies, particularly Draugr Deathlord and draugr death overlords.
- Found as random loot in chests or as a world item throughout Skyrim.
It can be upgraded with an ebony ingot at a grindstone. The Ebony Smithing perk doubles the improvement.