Once completed, Glover will grant a key to his basement and any items in it can be taken without incident. The set respawns, along with most of the rest of the items in the basement, after a certain amount of time.
This means this armor cannot be improved past flawless quality without boosting the smithing skill over 100. This can be achieved by wearing enchanted items and/or using blacksmithing potions to fortify smithing.
Attributes by piece
|Blackguard's Armor||33||7||2079||Carrying Capacity increased by 50.||XX02AD33|
|Blackguard's Boots||13||2||836||Pickpocket success is 40% better.||XX02AD34|
|Blackguard's Gloves||8||2||778||Lockpicking is 40% easier.||xx02AD32|
|Blackguard's Hood||18||2||1745||Prices are 25% better.||XX02AD31|
- This set is both stronger in enchantment and may be acquired earlier than the Guild Master's Armor. However, its base armor rating is lower.
- Blackguard's Hood has the same missing mesh problem on vampires as the Thieves Guild Hood does. The
The complete set of armor respawns.
- Fixed by the Unofficial Dragonborn Patch v1.0.5.