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Find the Oblivion unicorn


Is there a gamer alive who doesn't love unicorns? Did I say gamer? I meant 11-year-old girl. Anyway, reader Andy has posted instructions on how to find the "hidden" unicorn in Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. See the map above for the exact location. According to Andy it will attack you if you stab it with a sword.

Next up: How to find the Liger from Napolean Dynamite's trapper keeper.

[Thanks Andy]

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1. Has anyone tried this? Is it proven to be true? If so, does the unicorn behave differently than a steed?

Posted at 11:17PM on Mar 28th 2006 by David 0 stars

2. I know that people have been making unicorn mods for the PC version, so I bet this is just a red herring using pics from that mod.

Posted at 11:45PM on Mar 28th 2006 by PL 0 stars

3. I just went and found the unicorn and it is so freakin slow compared to the horse i was using. But the horse i was using was from completing a quest for a certain guild so i guess it would be faster, the one i use is like a rocket compared to that slow thing. 'Mythological Beast' my ass!

Posted at 12:31AM on Mar 29th 2006 by FeatherKing 0 stars

4. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Mvfs_Oxvi8&search=oblivion%20unicorn

Posted at 2:23AM on Mar 29th 2006 by chris 0 stars

5. One of my friends was talking about this a few days ago, he said you can also ride it and it's considerably faster and more violent than a standard horse. He kept trying to tell me to get it but I couldn't be bothered.

I guess true until I go check for myself.

Posted at 6:36AM on Mar 29th 2006 by Dt7 0 stars

6. According to the Oblivion Wiki, this is perfectly true : http://oblivion.gamewikis.org/wiki/Unicorn

Posted at 7:29AM on Mar 29th 2006 by Fielin 0 stars

7. I came across the unicorn while I was going to the Inn of Ill Omen. (i was on the way to kill Ruffio for the dark brotherhood)The unicorn chased me all the way to the inn and after i carried out the deed for the brotherhood, i was able to mount the unicorn and ride!!it was a lot of fun and its a lot faster than a horse, but i let it go after a while. watch out though, it will definitely attack you. approach it from behind once it calms down.

Posted at 9:20AM on Mar 29th 2006 by Ryan 0 stars

8. I'm actually on my way to kill Rufio. I'll have to keep an eye out for it.

Posted at 11:02AM on Mar 29th 2006 by Ricky B 0 stars

9. Holy lord, please never post to that guy's blog again. All it says is "I got this game" and "I beat this game" over and over again. Wow. Plus what is he playing Oblivion on? Is that a 1989 14" CRT? =P

Posted at 2:18PM on Mar 29th 2006 by Justin 0 stars

10. The unicorn is true, and it's part of a quest. Look for a shrine in the area and it tells you to kill the Minotaurs and the Unicorn and return the Unicorn's horn to it. Once you turn the horn in the Shrine rewards you with a nice piece of artifact armor with magic enhancements.

Posted at 6:46PM on Mar 29th 2006 by RazhoR 0 stars

11. I found the unicorn in a whole other area in the game, maybe I was lucky.

Posted at 11:19PM on Mar 29th 2006 by tiremfej 0 stars

12. Wow, it is WEIRD to see Oblivion on a 19 inch Sanyo tube screen from 1991. I musn't forget what a blessing HD is. I'm going to buy my 32" Sony Bravia LCD HD flowers on the way home tonight.

Posted at 11:29AM on Mar 31st 2006 by matthew 0 stars

13. I have the unicorn and it is faster than the horse I had been riding. However, if someone attacks him, he turns on me! I was wondering if there was some way to tame him so he'll stop trying to kill me.

He does do a lot of damage to foes though...when he's not attacking me.

Posted at 12:34AM on May 8th 2006 by Munky 0 stars

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