Certainly everybody is aware of this extraordinarily particular frustration: a game expects you to accompany an NPC whereas they lead you to the following a part of the search, speaking the entire method, however they journey slower than your operating pace and sooner than your strolling pace. It’s important to alternate awkwardly between a stroll and a jog the entire method, as an alternative of simply having the ability to stroll alongside them like a standard individual.

Whereas some video games allow you to match the tempo of NPCs when you might want to, Skyrim doesn’t. Which generally is a actual problem when Esbern or another mouthy plot-related character has to guide you to the following little bit of story. Here is modder wSkeever with the answer: Simplicity of Stalking—Mechanically Comply with NPCs.

It is a easy mod. Merely hold shift and mouse over an NPC to make the “observe” choice seem. Press E to activate it, and you will observe them wherever they go—even by loading screens—whether or not they’re a quest NPC or a courier you simply really feel like following to see where they go. I examined it by doing precisely that, and it labored like a appeal. To cease following them, press any motion key or assault.

When you’re questioning in regards to the uncommon identify, it is a part of a sequence of extraordinarily particular mods with names that abbreviate to “SOS”. It started with Schlongs of Skyrim, however going out of your solution to identify your mod so it has the identical abbreviation has been a development amongst Skyrim modders for some time now. Simply wSkeever’s work, there’s Safety Overhaul SKSE, Sidequests of Skyrim, Sweeping Organizes Stuff, and Subtypes of Snowberries, amongst many others.

To put in Simplicity of Stalking, you may first want to put in PapyrusUtil and powerofthree’s Papyrus Extender if you have not already, then download it from Nexus Mods.