Now you can skip opening sequence with these Skyrim skip intro mods! Find out how to skip intro in Skyrim on Xbox, PS4 and PC.
Skyrim’s intro is pretty awesome. You wake up in a cart as a prisoner being taken to Helgen where you have to select your identity. The tutorial perfectly captures what’s going on in Skyrim and sets you on the right foot to embark on a fantastic adventure. However, if you want to create multiple characters in Skyrim, you will have to start a new game, which means watching the intro all over again.
Don’t get me wrong. I love Skyrim’s intro but if you have to watch the same thing over and over again, it gets monotonous. So I started searching for a Skyrim mod that lets you skip intro. After just a few minutes of searching, I found some Skyrim skip intro mods as well as a way to skip intro using the console commands. Keep reading to find out how to skip intro with console and mods.
Skyrim – How To Skip Intro [Console]
If you play Skyrim on PC, you can use console commands to skip Skyrim intro. Here’s how to skip intro using console.
Remember: Console commands do not work on PS4 or Xbox in Skyrim.
- Launch the game and open console from main menu with the twiddle key ( ~ ) or section key (§).
- Now teleport to Riverwood by typing the code: coc Riverwood.
- Next, open the inventory and reveal your face by removing the helmet.
- Now open the console and enter code: ShowRaceMenu to create your character.
- Once you are done, press R.
- You can start the main questline by entering the code: SetStage MQ102 30 in console.
If you are looking for a Skyrim skip intro mod for console or PC, here’s a list:
List of Skyrim Skip Intro Mods
Skyrim Unbound [Alternate Start] (For Xbox and PC)
Skyrim Unbound is an alternate start mod that gives you more control of how the game starts. With Skyrim Unbound, you have multiple options to choose your start as well as play as a non-Dragonborn character. It is a Skyrim mod that skips intro, lets you choose whether to be a Dragonborn or not and manage dragon spawns. Skyrim Unbound lets you skip intro on Xbox and PC. However, it does not work on PS4.
Apart from skipping intro, the mod has also gotten rid of the first few chapters from the main questline. As a result, you won’t be needing to get the Dragonstone for Farenfar or defeat Mirmulnir for Jarl anymore. However, if you still wanna play as a Dragonborn and finish the main quest, just absorb a dragon soul and the Greybeards of High Hrothgar will summon you.
So if you are looking for an alternate start in Skyrim or just to skip the intro, this is the mod for you!
Alternate Start – Live Another Life (For XBOX and PC)
Alternate Start – Live Another Life is a great Skyrim mod for those who are tired of going through the same opening over and over again. No matter how much we wish there was a skip intro option in Skyrim, there isn’t. But it shouldn’t be a concern for you anymore because Live Another Life is here to take you out of your despair. Alternate Start lets you skip intro on Xbox and PC. However, it does not work on PS4.
The mod gives you an alternate way to begin the game if you are sick of the game’s intro and don’t want to watch it anymore. When starting a new game, you will just have to pick your race and a new life for your character. There will be a lot of options for you to choose from. But be careful with what you choose, as it will have a massive impact. The mod also has additional support allowing you to extend the mod with your own beginnings.
Quick Start – Skip New Game Intro Scenes (For PS4)
This Quick Start mod is created for PS4 users and allows them to skip Skyrim intro on PS4. After installing the mod on your PS4, your game will start from the Race Menu where you can create your character. No more Helgen cart ride. After selecting the race, you will have to start your journey from the keep with either Ralof or Hadvar. Choose your companion and you will be teleported in the keep to go ahead with the game normally.
Quick Start – Skip The Opening Sequence
Quick Start – Skip The Opening Sequence is a Skyrim mod that skips the opening sequence. You can start the game from any point you like and skip any intros including the Helgen cart ride and the dungeon, skipping right to the part that matters.
So get your hands on this Skyrim no intro mod and save yourself a lot of time if you create multiple characters.
No Bethesda Intro
Okay, enough with the intro skip mods. You already know three of them to skip opening sequence. But what about the Bethesda intro that appears BEFORE the opening sequence? None of the above mentioned mods skip that. For that, I have for you another mod.
No Bethesda Intro is a Skyrim skip Bethesda intro mod that gets rid of the Bethesda animation that appears before the opening sequence. Check the video below to see the part that is skipped by this mod.
With these mods in your game, you will no longer have to wait an eternity to finally begin the game. So get your hands on these now and jumpstart the game from the part that matters.