The Elder Scrolls: 10 Things You Didn't Know About Khajit

From M'aiq to Moon Sugar!


The amount of customisation and lore behind each one of the races playable in the world of the Elder Scrolls is surely one of the biggest pulls of the series at this point.

The backstories and history help make each and every game feel connected and alive, and are ultimately crucial in selling in the role-playing aspects of the franchise.

One of the most popular races in the Elder Scrolls is the feline natives of Elsweyr, the Khajiit. These furries have a reputation for being untrustworthy drug smugglers and petty thieves amongst the other races, but that really isn't a fair reputation to cast onto an entire group of people.

The Khajiit are one of Tamriel's most honest and deep races found in game.

Skilled traders and negotiators, their homeland is a place shrouded in mystery and their societies have their very own versions of history, cultures, norms and pantheons of worship.

From the daedric prince of madness and his importance in society, to the role the moon plays in deciding what a baby Khajiit looks like, there's so much more to these cats than just stumbling across one of their campsites on the outskirts of a city in Skyrim.


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