So many people claiming to be outlanders claiming to be on Lord Vivec's business. So many outlanders running around claiming to be on Lord Vivec's business. There seems to be only one Silt Strider in game, and it cannot be used for transport, killed, or in any way interacted with. Speaking to Revus reveals he found the Silt Strider when she was a cocoon and raised her. You'll actually be talking to whoever runs the local transportation outfit as a Silt Strider is a giant bug. Other things that pass game time include: Fast travel by means of silt strider, ship, and gondolier will cause several hours of game time to pass, depending on the distance between your starting location and destination. - Climb the mountain on the back of a silt strider, in real time - Visit the Daedric zoo, botanic gardens and Lost Kogoruhn Museum - Buy a refurbished Dwemer ruin to live in - Invest in an egg-mine and watch your profits grow - Win at the Tureynulal games - a non-lethal paintball-style team combat sport The result is Chitter, a currently immobile home stuffed into a silt strider carapace. But for the silt strider caravaneers, it was the year no one got paid. It's part of the architecture of the world but doesn't serve any real purpose. I recognize we don't quite know much about their trails or their actual movements, but I won't be satisfied without at least a highly speculative number . In real life creature like silt strider would simply walk over all these objects, but in oblivion it just collides with them and can't move forward. Its name is Dusty, but that is known only from dialogue with its owner, and does not appear when you get close. - When you walk in water on silt strider player begins to drown :). … The easiest way to pass game time quickly relative to real time is to rest or wait. Novice pulled the left antennal lobe—prompted minor seizure in strider. And no one wanted to pay for a trip on the silt strider… Silt Strider - similar to the Guild Guides, Silt Striders are a transportation service. At 5 of the clock, set course for Gnaar Mok. Hasphat Antabolis is an Imperial Drillmaster with the Fighters Guild in Balmora. Inside is a real guard you must avoid but you can loot a nice collection of items including 150(!) He thinks of himself as a scholar and as such is particularly interested in Dwemer Ruins and artifacts.1 Hence he is also the author of Dwemer History and Culture which appears in both Oblivion and Skyrim. How fast are Silt Striders? Or so I had thought. I was questioning about how effective those long legs would be for speed, and now I can't let this go. Taking that price at face value though, an untrained silt strider is worth 2/3 (~150kgp), a young one 50% (112kgp), and a baby or egg 25% (~56kgp). Its manageble when silt strider is controlled by player, but AI-controlled strider will only look good in some big open space. I had somehow managed to not even see or hear of the Silt Strider in Seyda Neen. You can currently buy the silt strider home from an ashlander outside of Gnisis, but you don't really need to. In ESO:Morrowind there's Silt Strider Caranaver's Log, which describes a Caravaner trying to teach a Novice to drive a Silt-Strider:. So that would be a pretty funny mid-level ashlands adventure, to secure a 5' diameter silt strider egg and roll it back to civilization. In fact, I played for three months before I made a new character, and then I realized that there had been a Silt Strider there the entire time. Allowed novice Mertisi access to the drive-cavity to gauge aptitude. Outside of the time crunch of Modjam, I hope to implement it properly:-- A little bit larger than standard silt … Dusty's species was wiped out when Red Mountain … But because I missed the Silt Strider I managed to gain enough knowledge to never die again.