Dark Ages Texture Overhaul

Main | ArchitectureSMIM Addon | Landscapes | Mountains and Snow | Traditional Dungeons| Fantasy Dungeons | Compatibility | Credits | Extras

This mod seeks to create a new visual experience, adding a somewhat darker, distinctively different atmosphere across the province of Skyrim. Dark Ages is a comprehensive mesh and texture project covering the game’s Architecture – cities and villages -, Landscapes, Mountains, Snow and Dungeons, achieving its unique look through careful blending of high quality textures as well as the introduction of my own texture recreations. This texture combination brings about a fresh, logical and lore-friendly feel to the game, and it is the culmination of my efforts to offer a different way of seeing Skyrim.

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Dark Ages Main – Architecture

Main| ArchitectureSMIM Addon | Landscapes | Mountains and Snow | Traditional Dungeons| Fantasy Dungeons | Compatibility | Credits | Extras

This module is an extensive overhaul to stone and woodwork to all of Skyrim cities and villages. My goal was to create a new way of looking at Skyrim with darker roofs and wood staining instead of paint and more ornate wood carvings. These aesthetics were built on the principle that paint is a rare commodity, usually reserved for nobles or fighting forces – not for giant swaths of buildings. As an example illustrating this vision, Whiterun has undergone a new transformation, with blueish undertones to the main pieces and darker wood stains, hinting on the use of resin and oils. Additionally, all windows have been fixed and appropriately cleaned.

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