And what would you have him use instead? Otherwise I would recommend it. Early on stick with some standard mage robes (preferably with Conjuration or Alteration bonuses) and Archery/Magicka jewelry. A subreddit dedicated to the Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Funnily enough, this is probably the best of the bunch, as it adds a few interesting spells and a couple great starter robes. Among elves, arcane archers are some of their most elite warriors. Weapon: The Arcane Marksman's weapon of choice is the Bound Bow, a truly deadly weapon in the right hands. While it cannot be improved by Smithing, once the Marksman acquires the Mystic Binding perk, it effectively counts as a weightless Daedric Bow with a significantly increased draw speed. In summary, summon a Frost Atronach into a group of enemies, cast a flesh spell, place a rune to protect yourself if necessary, and summon a bow. The base magicka cost is 207 but you should be able to cast it at a fairly low level, especially with the Atronach Stone and/or as an Altmer. At lower levels it can be used when spending the majority of your magicka pool on summoning a bow isn't necessary, and later on it becomes more of a utility skill, used to slow and place runes. I'll give this one a maybe. As part of the deal the arcane archer had to enlist in the army for 10 years, working as a scout he plied his trade all over Tamriel working for the army and anyone else who would pay him enough coin. Some of the other spells look pretty interesting, but I haven't gotten to use them a lot yet as I'm still leveling in my current playthrough. If you've got any questions, feel free to ask in this thread! The Arcane Archer is an incredibly flavorful class, heavily inhibited by the limit on Arcane Shot. Arcane Archers are rangers that use missile based weaponry as conduits for their spellcraft. The shop sells everything you need to buy as a skilled or newcomer in the world of archery, including weapons and ammunition. Stats: I recommend leveling 2/1/0. Sheathing the bow will also dispel the arrows. Versatility is perhaps an Arcane Archers major selling point, their base skillset of enchanting and archery is so potent that they can adopt many secondary skills to dominate anything that stands in their way. spectral arrow? Now onto tactics with the Bound Bow. He has several pros: a large profile (a skilled Marksman can use him as mobile cover, making sure projectiles hit the atronach instead of her), reasonable damage output, high health, frost immunity, an aura of slowing frost damage, and last but no least the 'shatter attack'. The Marksman is quite skilled with the bound bow, specializing in speed and suppressing tactics - the Marksman's objective is to overwhelm foes in a storm of arrows. Applies an AOE paralyze, but prevents you from damaging them. I'll also say I really liked Sheogorath's staff. This becomes even more powerful once the Quick Shot perk is acquired, pushing the attack speed through the roof. I'm playing a Bound Bow using Archer Mage right now and the build is super viable. The Marksman's main offense is the bow; no need for a high Magicka pool for costly Destruction spells. Telekinesis arrows are a lot of fun. A few good looks you can go for: The Fortify Archery enchantments are critical to remaining viable with a Bound Bow late game, since it can't be improved with smithing. Recommended. Enchanting is used to further hone the Marksman's talent, and Frost magic is used to hinder enemies to prevent them from getting too close to the Marksman. You can set up traps or target multiple enemies with this. The Arcane Archer is a Breton at heart using arcane knowledge of their Mer bloodline to enhance their already great Archery skills. Enchanting is very important at higher levels (depending on your difficulty) to improve bow damage, playing on Master I started to need it around level 25. MonkeyMon. Arcane Archer. Press J to jump to the feed. Cannot sneak attack with them, however. These arrows have the same base damage and a similar appearance to Daedric arrows, and … Arcane Archers are some of their most elite warriors among the elves. Also as the creator of the mod states, Les is a marriable character. Original Poster 1 year ago. There are some great core concepts in place, but I find some of the … Stealthy and deadly, archers … The Arcane Archer. Playing on PC with unofficial patches so I don't think I was affected by that bug. To the point of being overpowered. Chrysamere (300), Stendarr's Hammer (200), Ruin's Edge (400) - While they're all good, they aren't worth the price, especially when you compare them to the above two "Creations". The weightless weapon is deadly in the right hands, with the wielder able to press the attack, giving his foe little room to retaliate. This combination, (archery + decoy is the same) by it's very nature is superpowerful. They 'suffer' from the same bug as Destruction Enchants, where they double dip on Augmented Shock and Augmented Flames. Another big advantage of the Bound Bow is you get a quiver of 100 Daedric arrows every time you cast the spell, greatly improving damage output over a character using a standard bow and lower-tier arrows. I'm glad I paid the price of a coffee for it, but as a long time console player I don't have the experience of expansive PC mods to compare it to. Breton. Cookies help us deliver our Services. This stagger is what makes the Frost Atronach such a great ally - it works on every enemy I've tried it on - Dragons, Dragon Priests, Giants, Mammoths, and everything in between. The world of archery, Conjuration, Restoration, Sneak, Light armor Smithing. 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