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Armor Disguises
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Jul 21, 2012 @ 5:48pm
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Armor Disguises

~Version 1.6~

*This is likely the final version of Armor Disguises, I have done all I wanted to do with this mod, and it is now fully functional.*

Attention All: Still looking for reviews, I've got a couple but more are welcome.

If you're still having problems with Armor Disguises working, move it to the bottom of your mod load order. If you don't know what this does, look it up.

Have you ever wanted to return to Whiterun after a murdering spree without getting arrested? Or maybe you wanted to live with the Bandits for a month? Well now you can, with Armor Disguises. Armor Disguises is a mod that spawned from the latest of my many assassin characters and Fallout New Vegas. For those of you that are not familiar, New Vegas implemented a system that would allow players to disguise themselves as a member of a main quest faction by wearing its members' armor. Using scripts, this mod does more or less that.

Current Factions:
The following Factions are presently included in Armor Disguises:
Warlocks and Necromancers
Imperials and Stormcloaks

*Note: In order for guard armor to work the player needs to leave the cell, wait at least 24 game hours, and equip either the helmet or the cuirass last, the boots or gauntlets last will not trigger the disguise.

The following features are presently in the mod:
Wear ALL pieces of a Faction's armor to be disguised as a member (i.e. wear all fur armor to be disguised as a Bandit)
Armor can be equipped in any order (except for guard armor, see note above)
Racial Requirements for the Forsworn (Breton) and the Thalmor (High Elf)
A basic perk required to disguise at all
A higher level perk to bypass the Racial Requirements
Multiple Player attacks to cause NPCs to be hostile to the Player again
Attacking any enemy will cause the Player to be removed from the faction and attacked on sight
The player can re-disguise once out of combat and undetected**
Trying to disguise while already in combat will not end combat
Removing any piece of armor will cause hostile NPCs to attack and Guards to arrest criminals in their hold.
For the Necromancers, the Warlocks, and the Thalmor: Players need to wear the hooded variant of their robes in order to be disguised

**Note: After re-disguising, if the enemy the player initially assaulted is alive, they will not be friendly

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Upcoming Features:
I am planning on adding the following features when I have time (assuming they are possible):
Bug fixes (if necessary)
Other than that, nothing.

Any mod that changes the Stealth Perk Tree will mess with the Master of Disguise Perk, this is easily avoidable so long as Armor Disguises is lower in the load order than the other mod.


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2. Run the Skyrim Loader, which will update all subscribed mods

Version 1.6
Cleaned the mod using TES5Edit
Fixed possible bugs

Version 1.5
Added a Racial Requirement system
Added Perk Disguise Artist to Stealth tree
Adjusted Master of Disguise
Adjusted Perks so that they function correctly
Removed Penitus Oculatus Disguises
Added removal from faction on Player Hostility

Version 1.3
Added a Perk requirement System
Added Perk Master of Disguise to Stealth tree
Removed Higher up Stormcloak/Imperial armor for disguises (Only Imperial Light and basic Stormcloak armors work now)

Version 1.2
Added requirement for all armor pieces
Removed Dwarven Armor disguises for now
Removed Elven Armor for Thalmor

Version 1.1
Fixed the Stormcloak and Imperial bug, and gave the two factions the testing they deserved.
Added Warlock Disguises
Added Penitus Oculatus Disguises, still in the middle of testing though
Added support for Followers, however when I was testing they didn't seem to need disguises
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dunelm1 Apr 25 @ 12:28pm 
do you need to wait 24 hrs?
toshiba_AC Apr 9 @ 8:28am 
pretty nice mod. a dlc version would be much appreciated
Google Apr 1 @ 3:35pm 
dragonborn/dawnguard? versions?
One Hell of a Butler Mar 27 @ 5:50pm 
disguised as thalmor in elven armor and hooded thalmor robes with al perk and no other armor but it didn't work. i am vampire so that might be it, but im not sure.
Scatman Mar 21 @ 11:12pm 
Does this mod add player voices or is it because I am a glitched human cat man?
imp5 Mar 21 @ 9:24am 
@Cleanshot08 I did put the Imperial gauntlets and boots as well
Cleanshot08 Mar 20 @ 9:38pm 
@imp5 Maybe you have to wear the imperial gauntlets and boots like the gaurds do there.
imp5 Mar 16 @ 3:08pm 
Doesnt seem to work, In solitude I have a high bounty. After I put on all the required items to get disguised It tells me that I am disguised but it doesn't seem to fool the guards at all. Even with getting both perks that come with this mod and waiting 24 hours after I was in combat with some guards in Solitude.
»Purple_Archer« Mar 6 @ 7:17pm 
@Scout_898 in the description it says he/she got their idea from fallout
Sasha Pines Feb 28 @ 7:28pm 
i love it