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Helgen was a thriving town and [[Helgen Keep|keep]] on the southern border of Skyrim with Cyrodiil. Before its destruction, the Keep was controlled by the [[Imperial Army]].
 
Helgen was a thriving town and [[Helgen Keep|keep]] on the southern border of Skyrim with Cyrodiil. Before its destruction, the Keep was controlled by the [[Imperial Army]].
   
On the 17th of Last Seed, 4E 201 Helgen was attacked and destroyed by [[Alduin]], which allowed the [[Dragonborn]] to escape their execution. A few in-game days following the events, a gang of bandits will begin living in the ruins of the town (to reach them a lock must be picked). The bandits are led by a bandit chief, and the gear used is randomized. If the player does not kill the bandits themselves, they will be slain by the [[Second Aldmeri Dominion|Aldmeri Dominion]] instead.
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On the 17th of Last Seed, 4E 201 Helgen was attacked and destroyed by [[Alduin]], which allowed the [[Dragonborn]] to escape their execution. A few in-game days following the events, a gang of bandits will begin living in the ruins of the town (to reach them a lock must be picked). The bandits are led by a bandit chief, and the gear used is randomized. If the player does not kill the bandits themselves, they will be slain by the [[Second Aldmeri Dominion|Aldmeri Dominion]] if the Main Quest progress far enough.
   
 
[[File:Helgen2.jpg|thumb|left|Helgen before it is destroyed]]
 
[[File:Helgen2.jpg|thumb|left|Helgen before it is destroyed]]

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Helgen is a settlement in Skyrim, the only settlement located in Falkreath Hold, apart from the town of Falkreath itself.

Helgen is the first place the player will experience.

Description

Helgen was a thriving town and keep on the southern border of Skyrim with Cyrodiil. Before its destruction, the Keep was controlled by the Imperial Army.

On the 17th of Last Seed, 4E 201 Helgen was attacked and destroyed by Alduin, which allowed the Dragonborn to escape their execution. A few in-game days following the events, a gang of bandits will begin living in the ruins of the town (to reach them a lock must be picked). The bandits are led by a bandit chief, and the gear used is randomized. If the player does not kill the bandits themselves, they will be slain by the Aldmeri Dominion if the Main Quest progress far enough.

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Helgen before it is destroyed

Skyrim location Helgen destroyed

Helgen destroyed

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