Enchanting in Skyrim is a pretty cool skill that allows you to buff your weapons, armor, and jewelry with magic. But if you ask me, these enchanting effects could use major upgrades in terms of their appearance and balance. Don’t worry though! The gods (modders) have finally listened to us and developed some kickass Skyrim enchanting mods.
List Of The Best Skyrim Enchanting Mods In 2021
In this post, we list down the top 5 enchanting mods in Skyrim for PC, XB1 and PS4. So let’s dive right in, shall we?
1. Summermyst – Enchantments
Summermyst is perhaps the most popular enchanting mod in Skyrim. This mod introduces 120 new enchantments to the game that are built-in with the vanilla item system in Skyrim. So you can easily buy or loot them from the enemies and apply them to your items.
In addition to these new enchantments, the mod has also fixed the vanilla enchantment system by rebalancing it and making it more immersive.
2. Wintermyst – Enchantments of Skyrim
Like Summermyst, Wintermyst also adds 124 brand new enchantments to Skyrim that you can access via hundreds of new enchanted items that are added in the loot lists and vendor inventories. All 124 of these new enchantments are disenchanted. The mod also fixes several bugs in the vanilla enchantment system. Wintermyst also adds thousands of new enchanted items, integrated with the vanilla enchantment system.
3. Draco Enchantment Overhaul With Vendor
Draco is a Skyrim enchantment mod that adds a new vendor to the game near the enchanting table in the college of winterhold. This new vendor deals with all the enchantments in the game as well as 82 all new enchantments. The mod also rebelances the enchantment system in Skyrim so it is better at low levels.
4. Enchantments Unleashed [PS4]
Credits: Verdict of Odin
Enchantments Unleashed is a Skyrim enchanting mod for PS4 that applies practically any enchantments to any piece of armor. By installing this mod, you will be lifting all the item-type restrictions in the vanilla enchantment system in Skyrim.
Get this mod for PS4 now to unleash all the enchantments in Skyrim!
5. VAE – Visual Animated Enchants
Credits: Merciful king
VAE is a replacer mod for the animations and visual effects of enchantments on weapons. If you are not a fan of the boring enchantment animations, get the VAE mod to make your experience much more immersive.
The VAE mod adds visual enchantment effects on weapons without altering their power.These highly detailed visual effects are for all the weapons in Skyrim. For instance, fear now has a screaming face, poison has a glowing skull. The poison effect specially created for this mod is present in a jar in the Dragon’s Reach. Destroy the weapon to make the effects work.
So that’s all folks! Try these Skyrim enchanting mods to overhaul the vanilla enchantment system in Skyrim and make it more immersive and balanced.