Main article: Books (Skyrim)
For the series, see Butcher Journal.


  • On the stone altar behind the false panel in a wardrobe at the far end of the main room of Hjerim.


17 tendons and assorted
173 fragments of bone for
approx. 4 bucket-fulls of
blood (Nord preferred)
6 spoons of marrow (no more
than 2 from a thigh)
12 yards of flesh (before

star-scrying to the edge of the
look to the lights where the
souls dance
revealing the time when a
spark will revive
when the rotted united under
most skillful hands

(translation from Aldmer
text, as interpreted by the
Ayleids and first transcribed
by Altmer. provenance and authority



This section contains bugs related to Butcher Journal 2. Before adding a bug to this list, consider the following:

  1. Please reload an old save to confirm if the bug is still happening.
  2. If the bug is still occurring, please post the bug report with the appropriate system template  360  / XB1  ,  PS3  / PS4  ,  PC  / MAC  ,  NX  , depending on which platform(s) the bug has been encountered on.
  3. Be descriptive when listing the bug and fixes, but avoid having conversations in the description and/or using first-person anecdotes: such discussions belong on the appropriate forum board.
  •  360   The journals may be able to be dropped, allowing the quest to become incompleteable.

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