The Prisoner of Jathsogur is a quest available in The Elder Scrolls Online.


The Drublog clan of Wood Orcs captured the Silvenar. I need to infiltrate Jathsogur and do whatever's necessary to free him.

Quick walkthroughEdit

  1. Free Ambassador Raen and Sariel
  2. Find the Ritual of Unbinding
  3. Talk to Ambassador Sariel
  4. Find the Runestone Malacath
  5. Talk to Ambassador Raen
  6. Enter the Southern Longhouse
  7. Sacrifice Ambassador Raen or Sariel
  8. Disrupt the Magicka, Essence, Spirit and Memory stones
  9. Enter the Silvenar's prison
  10. Defeat the Silvenar's captor
  11. Defend the Silvenar
  12. Talk to the Silvenar


Note: If you sacrifice Raen, Sariel will give you a spirit totem that will fight alongside you as well as heal you until the end of the mission.



This section contains bugs related to The Prisoner of Jathsogur. 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.
  • When having to talk to Ambassador Sariel, he may not spawn.
  • Characters that help defend the Silvenar may not spawn.

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