Dawnbreaker is a Daedric Artifact in Skyrim.
- Burns for 10-15 points, and if killing undead, a chance to cause a firey explosion that turns or destroys nearby undead.
Upgrades and Enchantment
- Holds a unique enchantment: Meridia's Retribution
- Targets striked by the Dawnbreaker will infect a debuff that last for 10 secs, if the target is killed within the 10 secs, it has a chance to explode
- The chance of exploding depends on the number of strikes, the more strikes, the more likely to explode
- Can be upgrade with an Ebony Ingot and the Arcane Blacksmith Perk
- Does not benefit form any other Smithing Perk
- Require Smithing skill over 100 to be improved past flawless quality
- Useful when fight several draugr at once
- Effective against Vampires
- Be adviced to becareful using this weapon when player is a Vampire, the explosion will deal damage to player himself.