Before adding a bug to this list, consider the following: Yes – invulnerable to all damage, except from the, *Disclosure: Some of the links above are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, Fandom will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Follower [If told power was the desired wish] PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 PC PlayStation 4. Skyrim suffers from generally mediocre AI on the whole, but Barbas takes the golden bone. There are a few mods on Nexus which add dialog to NPCs and some that change the voices. (At least until the place was nearly destroyed in the events leading up to the … Strangely enough, he also speaks with what sounds like a thick Brooklyn accent, which makes absolutely no sense in context and makes the whole ordeal much more annoying than it … No, I'm British (London, fairly middle class, not quite RP - the classic 'English accent' - but closer to that than I should be, given I've lived most of my life a stone's throw from the East End) and Barbas's accent sounds much more... accent-y than the other American-accented actors, like, they sound American, but in a fairly generic sort of a way (which I suppose makes sense because a non-surfer-duuuuuuude … Just get over here, mutt." It ruins what Skyrim achieves with otherwise graceful use of Norse and other accents. In the 2012 game The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim, players explore a Viking-inspired fantasy land, filled with magic spells and sentient cats, werewolves and dragonfire.Barbas the talking dog hardly seems out of place. The only flaw I really ever had with the voice acting is that some of them really lack emotion and sound very monotone, at least in comparison to the previous ES game Oblivion. Find out on Who Are You In Skyrim? Irene and her two friends Azalea and Alana were walking down the road to Falkreath when they got met by a dog rather randomly running towards them.Dog: 'woff'Alana: 'stupid dog! Celestra Bane and Sylvi are OCs in this fic. It's a shame that you wished for something so dull as me taking back the mutt. Barbas barks a lot, however, other entities in the game do not appear to hear him and his barking does not break stealth. After obtaining the axe and speaking with Clavicus Vile: "Wait a second, there's another option here. True to my Skryim 2014 resolution, I am playing on Master for the first time. Along with whateveryone's been satin since they knew and made the game mod able , they knew people would eventually Make thier own voice mods, and im glad this way it give more variety, and even tho you recognise the voice several times, on some it suits their look , Well, since Nirn is a fictional world, I'd say that gives it free reign over what accents people have. If Barbas is given to a child in Hearthfire, this will happen. 'Irene: 'He's...'Dog: 'Alright, can you two stop that?! Celestra Bane belongs to a friend of mine, Dragonlegends, and Sylvi is my Skyrim OC. The UESPWiki – Your source for The Elder Scrolls since 1995 < Online: Creatures. Base ID Desperate Conjuring on silenced or shackled Blood Magic Lord, summoning Miraak. You forget how nice supreme power feels until you've been stuck in a cave for a few years. Why do half the NPCs sound like modern Californians? The issue here is that, though trekking across Skyrim with a talking dog initially sounds cool, Barbas never stays quiet. Behind her a group of Thalmor chased after her, … The Elder Scrolls IV: Knights of the Nine, The Elder Scrolls Legends: Heroes of Skyrim, https://elderscrolls.fandom.com/wiki/Barbas_(Skyrim)?oldid=3096459, Barbas is one of the quest characters that can be exploited to shadow the Dragonborn throughout Skyrim along with an additional. Services The actor did a good job, but I can't help but think of Goofey's son Max every time he talks (same actor). The first parts of the A Daedra's Best Friend quest, particularly when meeting Barbas the dog, who, to the Dragonborn's surprise, talks telepathically with a yiddish accent (Barbas even calls out on the Dragonborn's surprise by pointing out the existence of dragons and Khajiits, so he (Barbas… It just reminded me of Gilbert. The beast wailed in his strange accent, yipping a little as Dresden removed the iron tip from his shaggy hide. In any case, it's basically generic without much of a regional flavor to it. I'll make sure this war ends, all right. 0001BFC5. You forget how nice supreme power feels until you've been stuck in a cave for a few years. This can be fixed by opening console commands in PC and type in. Yes – invulnerable to all damage, except from the Rueful Axe That's not an Elder Scrolls experience." ", Barbas: "I knew I could trust you!" If you do dissmiss him, he will reappear when you come to the foot of Vile's shrine before or after the completion of "A Daedra's Best Friend". Race For The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on the PC, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Ummm, why is Barbas from New Jersey?" The voice was stilted and had an accent, ... (teleportation/portals) is a thing in Elder Scrolls Barbas is supposed to be a Daedra, not an American. Now, as for your wish... an end to the war, was it? Daedra 1. Maybe you’re a bard or Astrid the Betrayer of Souls. Sven, Onmund, etc. ... Ummm, why is Barbas from New Jersey? I've got more interesting deals to make, anyway.". Its bad I had to mute him during the Windhelm and Rift quest lines either the actor didn't give a damn or … Gender All rights reserved. Ref ID There are many variations, which can be categorized into two subtypes— Atronachs and Humanoids—along with other lesser daedra. However, when that dog speaks in a heavy New York accent, the immersion breaks a little. It's funny how most people just think Gilbert is some hacky comedian. [If told that reuniting Barbas with Vile was the desired wish] 00052535 Chapter 1. "When you're in an Elder Scrolls game, you're in a world. He is also an effective decoy against more powerful enemies, for he cannot be killed during the course of the game. An Imperial female ran through the thick forest as she sought out a place to hide. Shrine to Clavicus Vile: "Ah, that feels so much better! Barbas: "Don't worry, I'll make sure he sees the light. It is also a daderic artifact that contributes to the Oblivion Walker achievement. Even if Barbas’ obnoxious accent and incessant barking annoyed you, it pays not to kill him. Dresden could barely cast a novice healing spell, let alone keep one up for longer than five seconds. “It is your ownself to blame!” I'm fine with the actor as well. He is the only talking dog in the game. I think it's more mid-Atlantic. This can be solved by hitting Barbas with a weapon once, whereupon he will back off and whimper. Who Are YOU in Skyrim? Hiring a different voice actor for every NPC is impractical at best and probably prohibitively expensive for Skyrim's NPC population. Barbas makes a brief appearance in the novel. 1 Comment. The Dragonborn can choose to kill Barbas for Vile in exchange for the Rueful Axe, or choose to reunite Barbas with this master and recover a powerful Daedric artifact. 'Dog: 'Woff Woff'Azalea: 'stupid dog! I've been trying to reset the quest "A Daedra's Best Friend" by using the commands in the title. We don't want players to hit monetization fees when they're in the world. Page 1 of 2 - NPC's with thick Austrian accents - posted in General Skyrim Discussion: Why do several NPCs have thick Austrian accents and sound like Arnold Schwarzenegger? Shrine to Clavicus Vile: "Yeah, yeah, dog gets master, master gets cosmic axe, everyone's happy. It's like, I go into a dungeon, if I don't have access to the dungeon it pops up a window: you don't have access to this, go buy 50 credits. One hand was desperatly trying to thumb off the plug of one of their very precious healing potions. In the English version, Barbas speaks with a thick New York accent. I'm a Californian though, so maybe I don't notice a California accent. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Have my boon and be done with it. Barbas is a dog found along the road outside Falkreath. ", "You are exactly what I was looking for.". No This section contains bugs related to Barbas (Skyrim). Barbas is a useful follower to have in a fight since his attack is strong enough to kill many weaker enemies in one strike. The first parts of the "A Daedra's Best Friend" quest are extremely funny, particularly when meeting Barbas the dog, who, to the Dragonborn's surprise, talks telepathically with a Yiddish accent. 'Irene: 'He's not stupid, he's cute! Though a good number of characters speak with (nondescript) American accents, such … Essential Just as soon as the dragons swarm across Skyrim and wipe out all of you puny... Oh, fine. Probably because it was recorded in sound studios in L.A. and they used the locally available pool of voice actors? You forget how nice supreme power feels until you've been stuck in a cave for a few years. Barbas I never said it would be your power... Oh, fine. I trusted you, now you trust me." I searched it up and I saw that the quest id was DA03, so I kept using the ResetQuest DA03 command but when I talked to Lod there wasn't any new dialogue. Once I didn't want to go through the ruin, so I had to get blood from all of Skyrim. ". You can be a part of a tremendous power - all you have to do is let your soul be absorbed by this axe. Elder Scrolls is a FANDOM Games Community. I've got more interesting deals to make, anyway." Español - Latinoamérica (Spanish - Latin America). Unbearable and laughable, sort of Carry On-esque, and in future I will avoid this quest. Worse flaw in the game imo. Barbas even calls out on the Dragonborn's surprise by pointing out that dragons and Khajiit exist, so he (Barbas) shouldn't be too unusual. If one ignores Barbas at first sight, and Lod is dead due to Dragon attack on Falkreath, the quest will be unable to start. The female Nord voice with the heavy accent is fun to listen to for a while, but after very long it bothers me for some reason. Barbas is Clavicus Vile's companion, a supernatural creature that usually masquerades as a dog, and as with almost all other dogs in Skyrim, takes the form of an Irish Wolfhound. Barbas was immortal so he was actually quite useful. Fucking Belethor from Skyrim or Stephen Russell if you'd rather. Not only does he lead you the Clavidicous Vile's shrine if you have never been, plus he is immortal. Even if he were to sustain enough damage in a single attack to kill him, he will not die, but instead he will flee, then return to the fight immediately when healed. A lack of ambition like that really ought to be punished. Male After meeting Barbas for the first time, regardless of whether the quest has been completed, the Dragonborn can return to Lod for a small reward by telling him, "The dog was more trouble than he was worth. That's just a side effect of using a handful of modern voice actors to play hundreds of vaguely medieval fantasy characters. Why should the ‘wrong’ accent affect humans so much? Now, as for your wish... Power, was it? Community content is available under. Enjoy the quiz and take it … All his quotes are painfully unfunny because of the accent. Unexplained Accent: Barbas speaks with what sounds like a Brooklyn accent. The powerful Vigilance and the immortal Barbas are remodelled to appear as if Vigilance truly followed you to Oblivion and back and Barbas was the hound of a daedric prince. Barbas may be a reference to Barnabas, a talking dog character who makes an appearance in the DC Sandman comic book series of the 1990s, and who makes snarky comments to his owner and companion "Destruction" of the Endless. Level Some NPC accents are really out of place in Skyrim, but particularly the horrible voices of both Barbas and his master Clavicus Vile. Since Clavicus Vile and Barbas seemed to sound a bit similar, I would argue it is a dialect from Clavicus Vile's realm, described as a tranquil landscape with cities of glass and ornate buildings. They probably. Barbas can be found missing sometimes and be stuck in Helgen. © Valve Corporation. I was personally disappointed at the appearance of Barbas and thought it didn't represent a powerful hound as it should. Basic Info He maintains a very close proximity, frequently bumping into the Dragonborn; any attempts to stop may result in him shoving the Dragonborn, making many basic actions difficult, including boxing the Dragonborn into corners, or shoving them off of cliffs or narrow walkways. Not only that but the lines are delivered as if the game was a children's cartoon or something. Respawn His barking, as with any dog follower, is incessant, but it does not alert enemies. Additionally, should the Dragonborn choose to recover the axe and postpone doing so, Barbas can become a permanent and an invincible follower. Shrine to Clavicus Vile: "Ah, that feels so much better! The kids sound like they've been pulled straight out of a modern suburb, with no relation whatever to their parents. Quite the lack of imagination on your part. Shrine to Clavicus Vile: "Ah, that feels so much better! Perhaps by turning you into a worm, or maybe a few decades of... Oh, fine. And except for the beast races all the races are voiced by the same actors (who can't number above 10). Following the speech-capable canine to Haemar's Shame, the Dragonborn discovers Barbas is the pet of Daedric Prince, Clavicus Vile. This might be something for you to check out. I would not recommend dismissing Barbas, as he can prove to be quite a helpful ally. Who is YOUR spirit Skyrim NPC? PC×1 (15–45) I think everyone can admit that we’ve daydreamed about living in this dragonfilled rocky land. Mine would be Discerning the Trasmudane. It sounds like an east coast accent which sounds totally out of place in Skyrim. Jump to: navigation, search. Barbas appears outside of Falkreath upon first visiting the city, or during the middle of The Break of Dawn. Maybe because I went to get the Elder Scroll and when I returned, I had to get Blood from all the Elves, going through the Ruin again is annoying. Barbas is one of the quest characters that can be exploited to shadow the Dragonborn throughout Skyrim along with an additional follower. Barbas may appear randomly after any transition. The worst main voice actor is whomever does King Jorunns voice. For The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on the Xbox 360, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Can I keep this dog, Barbas? His name may refer to "barbos," a familiar Russian word signifying a stray dog. It so doesn't fit that it almost breaks the game's ambiance. We didn't want that experience. It doesn't sound partciularly Californian to me (I used to live in Southern Cali). 2. Barbas may attack the summoned dremora from the ". Funny, it's Barbus's accent jars me the most. 's voice is ok. Barbas also warns the Dragonborn not to accept any deal with his master, as those always backfire immensely on the mortal. All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries. Oddly enough, his talking dog agent speaks in a Jersey Italian accent and is quite reasonable for someone who works for Clavicus Vile. The Masque is a unique looking, heavy armor helmet enchanted with fortify barter, persuasion, and renegerates magic. Board index ‹ The Elder Scrolls ... Barbas' voice actor was just fine. One can, however, tell him to \"stay\" before attempting any tricky stealth activities. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim PC . Page 18 of 125 - The Voice Actors of Skyrim (Nexus) - posted in Skyrim Mod Talk: Cassandra Wladyslava Last Updated - 2/13/2015 Gender - Female Age - 30 Experience - Ive been doing amateur and professional voice over work for over five years and have been acting for nearly all of my life. He's quite brilliant, a comedian's comedian. I've got more interesting deals to make, anyway." Turns out Barbas got banished for being too helpful (aww, he really is a good boy) so he needs the Dragonborn's help to get back in Clavicus Vile's good graces... by asking the players to commit murder. [If told that ending the civil war was the desired wish] Have my boon and be done with it. Let's get super duper serious. It took weeks. Jorunn sounds like a down syndrome American kid trying to fake a Norse accent. Barbas can be used as a companion in combat. When hitting Barbas with enchanted weapons, the effects of the enchantment are not applied. Like many other dogs that appear in game, Barbas resembles an Irish Wolfhound. Note: This is ONLY to be used to report spam, advertising, and problematic (harassment, fighting, or rude) posts. But the fact remains that that is a nothing accent.....that follows none of the English accents. Have my boon and be done with it. 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