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Skyrim's Deadly Landscape by Touken2 Skyrim's Deadly Landscape by Touken2
If you understand this comic. Im surprised.

For If you dont i'll explain as quickly and painlessly as possible!

Skyrim is a vast land you travel in well, Elder Scrolls: Skyrim! And in it your always doing quests that cover all over the map. I often get lost and look at my map/journal a whole lot.
I'll mark on my map where I must go and head there, and since Im so noobish and adventureus I dont follow the paths but make my own on horseback and Then there will be (many) times where I am faced with climbing a super steep cliff, cheating my way up but sliding or jumping all over it XD. OR like in this comic, sliding down a mountain to get somewhere!
And the past few times I'll get to the bottom then my horse just takes a small jump off a little bit bigger than average sized rock or hill. Then dies, but it survives a collossal moutain. Then sometimes you die when your horse dies or be like me, how I have very low health well I land. Then a Cave Bear happens to be right next to you. Ahhhh Skyrim....

So I've never played the other Elder Scrolls games and I never plan to. But Skyrim is really fun! I havent played anything with so much oppritunity and freedom, I can literally do whatever the hell I want in the game and It goes along with it! I love u Skyrim, so much XD

So.. this comic stinks and its in black in white.... Well your lucky u got to see it in any colour or at all @_@ It was originally a doodle just for me, then I tried to colour it with... colour-colour not black and white. But ehh too much for me.
I had fun making it and dont diss the way I draw horses, just cant! XD

Oh! any if your not familure with this kind of game, you make your own character in the begining, you choose your name, race, gender then everything is up to you after that.

And that dude in the comic is just me, in the game...
Im a Nord (human), Name is Elden (Idk what it means or anything I just made it up). Made Elden a male, married him to another dude XD an arigonian (lizzard-like human race) he has a sexy voice shut up. And early in the game I contracted the vampire disease... I didnt know what I was doing and i ended up getting it. I know how to cure it now, but I've decided not to. And I eat dead people. ahhh yeahhhhhhh

Also I have tons of Skyrim doodles on paper they look way-way-way....way. Better than this!

Comic by me!

Skyrim belongs to the Nords!..... Um. I mean whatever they came from.
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CreepyJoist Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2015

it legit happened to me this morning while playing. i raged since i didnt save o3o
Jaggerjack2014 Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2015  Student Digital Artist
Hahaha Very nice XD
indulcet Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
lol When I was walking down a mountain one time, I got to the base, then my horse levitated off the ground a few feet. I moved forward, and promptly died. SKYRIM PHYSICS.
Taina-dOS Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
All my horses died this way. Only Shadowmere resisted more...
SPARTAN-180 Featured By Owner May 13, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
ARGH! so true! But i'm a Khajiit, so i have magic ninja cat powers!
Gameraider100 Featured By Owner May 3, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
wildhorses101 Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I have Oblivion and play it like a boss. Key hint that's helpful: Play the main quest FIRST because then you keep everyone alive whom you want to keep alive, like Baurus and Jaffre. When you take down the Cheydinal Oblivion Gate, go slow and use a bow to kill the enemies so you keep the Count's son alive as well as his friend. It's useful, as you become an honorary Knight of the Thorn and gain the amulet and shit. :) animation is shitty but it's an overall good game.

Can't wait to get my hands on Skyrim with all the addons so I can become a vampire, cause vampires are badass, lol
vildtiger Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
believe it or not, this has happen to me as well.
Guardian-of-Light137 Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2014  Student Writer
NekotaChan Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2014
HAHAHA! It's funny because it's true...
1cosmiconsciousness Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2014
I hate it when that happens to me. 
great-queen-morrigan Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Hehehe!Yes! Exactly!:D
InfiniteHorror13 Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2014
Ikr... XD
The-Wrath-of-Me Featured By Owner May 24, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
FullmetalHeart20 Featured By Owner May 19, 2014
Why not just become ethereal? 
Touken2 Featured By Owner May 19, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Can't really do it on a horse i think. And in the comic its when it happens unexpectedly. When i do jump off cliffs by myself i do use ethereal.
svesamikreteni Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I once jumped with Ethereal... It wore off just before I hit the ground.
ChristianChick91 Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow, that sucks! XD
FennecFoxAim Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I have lost my counting of how many times this happened to me... Sweating a little... 
SolasFell Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
The sad part was Shadowmare dies T_T i don't care i die but it wasn't that high
Touken2 Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Poor Shadowmere :c
aerunnallado Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2014
Shadowmere respawns when killed like in Oblivion, just not with the ability to make him a packmule 
l4dsnowleopardhunter Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2014
I hate that too
AkaiYuri Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
Noodle-3 Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2014
The same thing happens to me! I eventually gave up and got Shadowmere, he's the only horse that hasnt died yet no matter how much near death experiences I've put him though :dummy:
Polyne55 Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2014
You drew my skyrim's story ! :D 
elizabethober Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
hahahah I love this. This has happened to me so many times!!!
LegendaryRey Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2013  Student Digital Artist
EnglishChai Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This ALWAYS happens to me.
SGAClyde Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2013
This kind of stuff hep pens to me all the time
Druds Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2013
This happened to me once.... The worst part was it was into a river.....
Zanialee Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
LordDreadSigma Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2013
It ain't the falling, it's those last three feet that'll kill ya'.
trust-mae Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
birdnerd23 Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2013  Hobbyist
I was reading it late at night and it was hard not to wake other people up when I read that. It is so true. :D
Miss-Lisaa-Marie Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
Lmao! I've the same problem happen to me. Awesome comic, it brought tears to my eyes. :laughing:
Adsullata Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
This happened to me a TON when I had to get to the place Mercer was hiding, stupid thing was, I had Shadowmere who is supposed to be invincible :D certainly stronger than me, anyway - I'll just hop off to look at something and turn around to find a frost troll lying next to him XD
Angelinamay Featured By Owner May 23, 2013
your like me eh?
When i joined the forsworn they attack shadowmere -.-
GabrielCavalcante Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Wait, I'm a bit confused o.o The whole text was ironic or something? DD:

Btw, Bethesda has a reputation with glitchy games xDD I played Morrowind and I can say, hell it's glitchy. Not to mention "Call of Cthulhu" e.e But TES franchise really wins. I could report a lot of Skyrim's glitches (and I did wrote a text as big as yours, but decided to erease everything '-') to you, but nah xDD

And about the travelling thing, remember that there's always a safer shortcut to wherever you wanna go. Don' try going straight to the place. If it's on a mountain, for example, try finding a way up near the place where you fast travelled. And if you spot any ruins or something where bandits or monster couls be, and if you want to beat them, remember to always dismount far from there. And if you're not using any companion, try the mage at the tower near Dawnstar (you need to make a quest for him to follow you). Give him a mask, a bunch of staffs and your life will be a lot easier :3
FancyHatching Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I TOTALLY understand it...-__- Great comic, really xD
Presona-photo Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013  Student Photographer
Three feet death. I know how you feel.
LadyLidah Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
yeah, this happens to me to. xD Luckily Shadowmere respawns.
Touken2 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
He does? Wow :D So many ppl says he doesn't. Once I lost poor shadowmere then like in real time months I found him just hanging out near markarth along with other horses that were called "Elden's Horse". Like wow shadowmere way to party without me. Stupid horses ;u;
Akilroth234 Featured By Owner May 8, 2013
Yeah, all you gotta do is go back to the falkreath sanctuary, back where he originally spawned :B
N-B-R-artwork Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I laughed so hard XD
this happens all the time!
Touken2 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Especially the evil forsworn murdering newly bought horses.
N-B-R-artwork Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
sadly yes (':
ladyknight24 Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
This happened to me once and only once. I save now before I jump or slide from any cliff.
Touken2 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thats good thinking!
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