The Daedric Prince Hircine takes the form of the elk during the quest "Ill Met by Moonlight." The Dragonborn must slay the stag in order to speak with Hircine. The Prince then instructs the Dragonborn to go to Bloated Man's Grotto and kill the werewolf Sinding. The White Stag drops venison and large antlers upon death.
There are stories in Falkreath of a strange vagrant who savagely killed a little girl.
- Despite being the incarnate form of Hircine, the White Stag can be soul-trapped.
- Unlike regular Elk, the White Stag regenerates health very quickly, which can lead to some difficulty in killing it.
This section contains bugs related to White Stag. Before adding a bug to this list, consider the following:
- console commands to move the Stag to a different location. Occasionally, the Stag may run past the map boundaries when being chased, and therefore is unobtainable as the Dragonborn will constantly get the message "You cannot go that way." This problem can be fixed using
- Lakeview Manor, the dead corpse of the Stag may appear in front of the entrance. If the Dragonborn owns