Not to be confused with Lob the Cleaver.

Lob is an Orsimer blacksmith who can be found living in the Orcish Stronghold of Largashbur.


Lob can follow the Dragonborn after completing The Cursed Tribe. It is possible that Lob will be killed by giants during the quest. He proves to be an effective fighter and often makes use of any and all two-handed weapons. He prefers to wear light armor.


This section contains bugs related to Lob. 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  There is a bug where Lob will not follow the Dragonborn. To fix this, tell him it is time to part ways, then ask him to join again.
  • There is a bug where Lob will shoot up into the air and stay stuck there.
  •  360   PS3  Lob may sometimes get stuck between a bale of hay and a barrel by the Longhut. To fix this, enlist him as a follower and use Unrelenting Force at him.


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