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This is a list of battles, wars, disputes, and other deadly conflicts in chronological order that have occurred on Nirn.


Merethic Era

Dragon War (ME ?? – ME ??)

First Nordic-Falmer War (ME ?? – ME ??)

First Era

Akaviri Invasion of High Rock (1E ?? – 1E ??)

Second Nordic-Falmer War (1E 1391E 140)

Skyrim Conquests (1E 2401E 415)

Alessian Slave Rebellions (1E 2421E 243)

War of Succession (1E 3691E 420)

Cleansing of the High Fane (1E 393)

Alessian Campaigns (1E 4781E 482)

Rise of Daggerfall (1E 609)

  • Battle of Glenpoint [19]

War of the Crag (1E ?? – 1E 700)

War of the First Council (1E 6681E 700)

Siege of Orsinium (1E 9501E 980)

Conquest of the Reach (1E 1030)

First Altmer-Sload War (1E 1301)

Anticlere-Sensford War (1E 1427)

War of Righteousness (1E 2321)

Akaviri Invasion of Skyrim and Cyrodiil (1E 2703)

Winterhold Rebellion (1E 28041E 2805)

Conquest of Black Marsh (1E 28111E 2837)

Four Score War (1E 28401E 2920)

War of the Uvichil (1E 29111E 2917)

Second Era

Akaviri Invasion of Morrowind (2E 572)

Varen's Rebellion (2E 573)

Three Banners War (2E 580 – ??)

The Planemeld (2E 5782E 583)

Nord-Breton War (2E 852)

Conquest of Hammerfell (2E 864)

Third Era

War of the Isle

War of the Red Diamond

War of the Usurper

Invasion of Akavir

Arnesian War

War of Bend'r-Mahk

Five Year War

War for Betony

Slave War

Oblivion Crisis

Main article: Main Quest (Oblivion)

Attack on the Mages Guild

  • Attack on Bruma
  • Mages Guild Second Schism

Fourth Era

Accession War (4E 6)

The Umbriel Crisis (4E 49)

The Great War (4E 1714E 175)

First Forsworn Uprising (4E 1744E 176)

Skyrim's Civil War (4E 201)

Dragon Crisis (4E 201)

Main article: Main Quest (Skyrim)


  1. Ahzidal's Descent
  2. Night of Tears
  3. Songs of the Return, Vol 2
  4. Songs of the Return, Vol 7
  5. Fall of the Snow Prince
  6. The Aetherium Wars
  7. 7.0 7.1 The Song of Pelinal, Book IV
  8. Bravil: Daughter of the Niben
  9. Tamrielic Lore
  10. 10.0 10.1 The Battle of Red Mountain
  11. Dialogue with Arngeir
  12. 12.0 12.1 The Five Songs of King Wulfharth
  13. Pocket Guide to the Empire, First Edition: Skyrim
  14. Olaf and the Dragon
  15. King Olaf's Verse
  16. Dialogue with Paarthurnax
  17. Cleansing of the High Fane
  18. 18.0 18.1 18.2 18.3 Rislav The Righteous
  19. 19.0 19.1 A History of Daggerfall
  20. The Last King of the Ayleids
  21. Pocket Guide to the Empire, First Edition: High Rock
  22. Nerevar at Red Mountain
  23. Pocket Guide to the Empire, Third Edition: Eras
  24. War of the First Council
  25. Pocket Guide to the Empire, First Edition: Morrowind
  26. The Real Nerevar
  27. Saint Nerevar
  28. Pocket Guide to the Empire, Third Edition: Morrowind
  29. Pocket Guide to the Empire, Third Edition: Orsinium
  30. From The Memory Stone of Makela Leki
  31. The Legend of Red Eagle (Book)
  32. Pocket Guide to the Empire, Third Edition: Summerset Isles
  33. Remanada
  34. Akaviri Diary Translation
  35. 35.0 35.1 Annals of the Dragonguard
  36. Pocket Guide to the Empire, Third Edition: Black Marsh
  37. 2920, vol 03 - First Seed
  38. 2920, vol 06 - Mid Year
  39. 2920, vol 07 - Sun's Height
  40. 2920, vol 08 - Last Seed
  41. 2920, vol 11 - Sun's Dusk
  42. Jorunn the Skald-King
  43. Battle of Sancre Tor
  44. Pocket Guide to the Empire, First Edition: Hammerfell
  45. 45.0 45.1 Events of The Elder Scrolls Adventures: Redguard[source?]
  46. An Elder Scrolls Novel: The Infernal City[source?]
  47. An Elder Scrolls Novel: Lord of Souls[source?]
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