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6. GAMEPLAY

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6.6 AI

Make sure you install the mods in the following order.

Click on a mod to expand the content

As for the previous step , we will create a separator for our user interface mods.

Right click on OUPUTS select All Mods -> create separator.

Type 6.6 AI

AI Overhaul

Changes many of the Vanilla NPCs AI to act more realistic and immersive.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file AI Overhaul 1.6.4-21654-1-6-4-1601587165.rar and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\AI Overhaul 1.6.4-21654-1-6-4-1601587165.rar and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Do the same for the following plugins

AI Overhaul - High Poly NPC Overhaul Patch

This is an appearance overhaul for all non-children NPCs in the base game. This includes all DLCs and bandits, etc.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file High Poly NPC Overhaul - Skyrim Special Edition - AI Overhaul Patch-44155-1-0-1610155680.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\High Poly NPC Overhaul - Skyrim Special Edition - AI Overhaul Patch-44155-1-0-1610155680.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - High Poly NPC Overhaul Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - JK's Skyrim Patch

Shifts placed idle markers from AI Overhaul to match the new exteriors for JKs Skyrim

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file JKs Skyrim - AI Overhaul SSE Patch-34194-1-1-2-1603254222.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\JKs Skyrim - AI Overhaul SSE Patch-34194-1-1-2-1603254222.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - JK's Skyrim Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Pandorable's NPCs Patch

Compatibility Patch for Pandorable NPCs.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file PAN_NPCs - AI Overhaul patch-19012-1-4-1603624403.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\PAN_NPCs - AI Overhaul patch-19012-1-4-1603624403.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Pandorable's NPCs Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Pandorable's NPCs Dawnguard Patch

Compatibility Patch for Pandorable NPCs Dawnguard.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file PAN_NPCs_DG - AI Overhaul patch-24135-1-2-1603624316.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\PAN_NPCs_DG - AI Overhaul patch-24135-1-2-1603624316.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Pandorable's NPCs Dawnguard Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Pandorable's NPCs Dragonborn Patch

Compatibility Patch for Pandorable NPCs Dragonborn.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file PAN_NPCs_DB - AI Overhaul patch-30680-1-1-1603624457.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\PAN_NPCs_DB - AI Overhaul patch-30680-1-1-1603624457.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Pandorable's NPCs Dragonborn Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Bijin All In One Patch

Compatibility Patch for Bijin.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Bijin AIO 2020 - Serana Valerica - AI Overhaul-11-4-3-1-6-1598739629.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Bijin AIO 2020 - Serana Valerica - AI Overhaul-11-4-3-1-6-1598739629.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Bijin All In One Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - RS Children Overhaul Patch

Compatibility Patch for Rs Children Overhaul.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file RS Children - AI Overhaul patch-13409-2-1591966627.rar and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\RS Children - AI Overhaul patch-13409-2-1591966627.rar and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - RS Children Overhaul Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Interesting NPCs Patch

Patch for Interesting NPCs.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Interesting NPCs SE - AI Overhaul SSE Patch-29194-1-1-1592506640.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Interesting NPCs SE - AI Overhaul SSE Patch-29194-1-1-1592506640.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Interesting NPCs Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Cities of the North - Dawnstar Patch

Shifts placed idle markers to match the new interiors, forwards removal of a couple lean markers which are moved by AI Overhaul SSE. Version 1.1 tweaks placement of two idle markers.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file COTN Dawnstar - AI Overhaul SSE Patch-30885-1-1-1592089312.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\COTN Dawnstar - AI Overhaul SSE Patch-30885-1-1-1592089312.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Cities of the North - Dawnstar Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Cities of the North - Morthal Patch

Shifts some placed idle markers to match the new interior/exteriors.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file COTN Morthal - AI Overhaul SSE Patch-34228-1-1-1592150471.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\COTN Morthal - AI Overhaul SSE Patch-34228-1-1-1592150471.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Cities of the North - Morthal Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Great Town of Ivarstead Patch

Shifts some placed idle markers to match the new interior/exteriors.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Great Town of Ivarstead - AI Overhaul Patch-36380-1-0-1590352546.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Great Town of Ivarstead - AI Overhaul Patch-36380-1-0-1590352546.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Great Town of Ivarstead Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Great Town of Karthwasten Patch

Shifts markers to match new interior/exterior, forwards persistency as the case may be.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Great Town of Karthwasten - AI Overhaul Patch-37471-1-0-1593053199.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Great Town of Karthwasten - AI Overhaul Patch-37471-1-0-1593053199.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Great Town of Karthwasten Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Great Town of Shor's Stone Patch

Shifts three placed idle markers to match the new exteriors.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Great Town of Shor's Stone - AI Overhaul Patch-36462-1-0-1590450069.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Great Town of Shor's Stone - AI Overhaul Patch-36462-1-0-1590450069.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Great Town of Shor's Stone Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Great Village of Kynesgrove Patch

A collection of patches for The Great Village of Kynesgrove

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Great Village of Kynesgrove - AI Overhaul Patch-42957-1-0-1606892241.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Great Village of Kynesgrove - AI Overhaul Patch-42957-1-0-1606892241.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Great Village of Kynesgrove Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Immersive College of Winterhold Patch

Disables clipping idle markers from AI Overhaul, carries over NPC records from ICOW.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file ICOW AI Overhaul Patch-41694-1-0-0-1603561022.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\ICOW AI Overhaul Patch-41694-1-0-0-1603561022.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Immersive College of Winterhold Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

AI Overhaul - Nolvus Patch

Patch for all npcs that are not covered by any other patches

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Nolvus AI Patch-44622-2-5-1619424710.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Nolvus AI Patch-44622-2-5-1619424710.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop AI Overhaul - Nolvus Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Warning!!!

The Nolvus AI patch relies on mods covered in this guide.

If you skip some mods the game may crash.

Be sure you read the patch notes for all the mods it relies onto.

Nolvus AI patch note here

Run For Your Lives

A small mod that makes citizens in a village or city run indoors during a dragon attack.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Run For Your Lives-2272-4-0-3-1586907257.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Run For Your Lives-2272-4-0-3-1586907257.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Run For Your Lives above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Guard Dialogue Overhaul

More Dialogue, More Realism, More Respect. This Mod alters the Guard Dialogue, changing it from something that breaks your immersion in the world of Skyrim to something that actually increases it. All in the original voices and Fully compliant with Skyrim Lore.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Guard Dialogue Overhaul SE-22075-2-16-1613648547.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Guard Dialogue Overhaul SE-22075-2-16-1613648547.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Guard Dialogue Overhaul above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Relationship Dialogue Overhaul

Adds over 5,000 lines of completely voiced dialogue for NPCs using the original voices. Friends, followers, spouses, rivals, and others have much more to say. All default voices now have follower dialogue. Also fixes dialogue bugs and restores cut dialogue that has never been heard before!

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Relationship Dialogue Overhaul - RDO Final-1187-Final.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Relationship Dialogue Overhaul - RDO Final-1187-Final.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Relationship Dialogue Overhaul above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Go to the plugins right panel and check this plugin

Relationship Dialogue Overhaul - Cutting Room Floor Patch

Patches for Cutting Room Floor (CRF) + Unofficial Skyrim Special Edition Patch (USSEP), and USSEP only.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file RDO Patches Final-1187-Final.zip and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\RDO Patches Final-1187-Final.zip and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Relationship Dialogue Overhaul - Cutting Room Floor Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Double click on the mod, select Optional ESPs tab, select the second ESP file and click on the left arrow.

You should see this result

Realistic Conversations - No Greetings

Every social logic in Skyrim for npcs is changed, they talk more often to each others. And will less likely greet to you from a distance, they will also greet less often too, making them to not act as much as robots. NPCs are also more clever and will know for example if they talked to a npc and will therefore talk to another or not talk at all.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Realistic Conversations with natural social behaviors - No greetings compatible-1717-2-0.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI directory
MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\6_GAMEPLAY\6.6_AI\Realistic Conversations with natural social behaviors - No greetings compatible-1717-2-0.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Realistic Conversations - No Greetings above OUTPUTS and check the mod.
Post Installation Setup

LOOT is used to order mods plugin but sometimes it is necessary to add a custom ordering rule to tell LOOT the right load order.

Select LOOT from the right combobox and click on Run button (Always run it from Mod Organizer)

Create these rules

Click on the sort button

You will get this screen

Click on Apply

Your mods plugins are now ordered correctly.

Skyrim SE plugins architecture allows a maximum of 255 ESP plugins(Mod Organizer 2 right plane).

An ESL plugins does not count for this 255 plugins limit.

At this point we can convert some ESP plugins to ESL plugins to save some space.

Select SSEEdit from the right combobox and click on Run button (Always run it from Mod Organizer)

Make sure all mods are selected and click on OK

Let the program process data and click on OK when you get this window

You should get the message "Background Loader: finished" in the right pane

On the left pane right click on any mod and select Apply Script

Select Find ESP plugins which could be turned into ESL and click on OK

On the right pane you should get messages telling you which plugin can be converted

On the left pane, expand RDO - CRF + USSEP Patch.esp and select File Header

On the right pane, double click on Record Flags, you will get a warning then click Yes i'm absolutely sure

Check ESL

You should get this result

When done close SSEEdit, you should get this window.

Make sure all the modified mods are checked and click on OK.

Start the game

Select SKSE and click on Run

In the game main menu load your last saved game.

Start to test if all the mods have been installed correctly.

Make a save game and exit the game.

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