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Skyrim:Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls



Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls
Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls
Base Damage 18
Speed 0.7
Weight 21
Value 320
Level 2+
Category Battleaxe
Class Steel
Variants Skyforge Steel Battleaxe,
Steel Battleaxe
Skill Two-Handed
Unique Yes
Item ID 00040002
Game/DLC Skyrim

One of the best weapons to obtain early is the Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls. This is a Two-handed weapon in The Elder Scrolls V Skyrim. At first glance this may appear to only be an enchanted Steel Battleaxe, but its unique enchantment makes it very powerful early on. The Fiery Soul Trap enchantment, which can be learnt by disenchanting the weapon.


Weapon Enchantment

The Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls enchantment traps the targets soul within any soulgems in your inventory, if they die within 5 seconds. It also sets the target on Fire for 10 points of damage, if you have two perk points invested into the Destruction Skill Perk Augmented Flames it will instead do 15 fire damage per hit.

The weapons enchantment can be used 90 times before it must be recharged with a soul gem.

The Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls can be disenchanted to learn the unique Fiery Soul Trap enchantment, this can then be applied to another weapon at a Altar of Enchanting.

Enchantment
If target dies within 5 seconds, fills a soul gem. Burns the target for 10 points. Targets on fire take extra damage


How to Get the Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls Location


Where to find the Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls Location?

  • To get the Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls you must travel to the location Ironbind Barrow, shown in the video above. The unique weapon is located on the back of the Warlord Gathrik's throne in the final room of the location.


Gameplay Tips and Tricks

  • The Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls can be disenchanted to learn the unique Fiery Soul Trap enchantment. This enchantment can be applied to other weapons that better suit your character build.

Smithing.png Smithing Guide

Enchanted weapons require the Arcane Blacksmith Perk to upgrade.

Crafting Materials Upgrade Materials Smithing Level Smithing Perk
Cannot be crafted Steel Ingot - Steel Smithing

Item tier.png Weapon Levels

Some weapons in Skyrim are Levelled. The power of a levelled weapon is based on your charcters level when you get them. Some get stronger in both physical and magical aspects, while others only improve their enchantments. These items don't get better as your character levels up.

The Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls is not a leveled weapon.

Level Damage Weight Value Enchantment Level ID
2+ 18 21 320 If target dies within 5 seconds, fills a soul gem. Burns the target for 10 points. Targets on fire take extra damage 00040002



Two-Handed Weapon Categories






All Unique Battleaxes



Name Image Damage Speed Weight Value Enchantment Item ID Level Upgrade Material Crafting Perk Skill DLC
Drainblood Battleaxe Skyrim Drainblood Battleaxe.webp 21 0.7 5 266 Absorb 15 points of health 000F82FA 1+ Cannot be Upgraded None Two-Handed Skyrim
Headsman's Axe Skyrim Headsman's Axe.webp 17 0.7 11 15 Enchantable 000BE25E 1+ Cannot be Upgraded None Two-Handed Skyrim
Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls Skyrim Steel Battleaxe of Fiery Souls.webp 18 0.7 21 320 If target dies within 5 seconds, fills a soul gem. Burns the target for 10 points. Targets on fire take extra damage 00040002 2+ Steel Ingot Steel Smithing Two-Handed Skyrim
Rueful Axe Skyrim Rueful Axe.webp 22 0.7 10 1183 Does 20 points of Stamina damage 0001C4E6 1+ Ebony Ingot None Two-Handed Skyrim
The Woodsman's Friend Skyrim The Woodsman's Friend.webp 17 0.7 20 28 Cannot be enchanted 00022265 1+ Cannot be Upgraded None Two-Handed Skyrim
Tsun's Battleaxe Skyrim Tsun's Battleaxe.webp 27 0.7 36 1000 Cannot be enchanted 0005BF18 1+ Cannot be Upgraded None Two-Handed Skyrim
Wuuthrad Skyrim Wuuthrad.webp 25 0.7 25 2000 Does 1.2x Damage to Elves 000956B5 1+ Cannot be Upgraded None Two-Handed Skyrim
Shadowrend (Battleaxe) Skyrim Shadowrend Battleaxe.webp 26 0.6 27 2750 Target is 15% weaker to magic for 30 seconds FEXXXD62 1+ Ebony Ingot Daedric Smithing Two-Handed Creation Club
Headman's Cleaver Skyrim Headman's Cleaver.webp 25 0.6 24 2900 Enchantable FEXXX803 1+ Orichalcum Ingot Orcish Smithing Two-Handed Creation Club

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