Black Book The Hidden Twilight [Skyrim]

Black Book The Hidden Twilight [Skyrim]

Neloth is again involved with obtaining a black book, in this case The Hidden Twilight. By now you may have noticed a door and small room off Neloth’s main quarters. In that room is black book The Hidden Twilight.

At first the door is locked, but after completing a few Neloth tasks it becomes accessible. Here’s how to make your way through Apocrypha to The Hidden Twilight and the rewards that await.

For other black books, review the Complete Black Book Locations List.

The Hidden Twilight

Chapter 1

  • Open black book The Hidden Twilight to be transported to Apocrypha.
  • Move north and activate scrye to open the gate.

Chapter 2

  • Open Chapter II.
  • Follow the southern path to a large open area.
  • Move southeast and up the ramp.
  • Activate scrye to raise bridges.
    Note: The bridges stay in motion, raising and lowering continuously. Move quickly to get across.
  • Jump across the eastern platforms and cross the second bridge.
  • Follow the path to a fork.
    Note: Southern path leads to Chapter III. Northern path leads to a pod and spell tome: Conjure Seeker.
  • Move south to Chapter III.

Chapter 3

  • Open Chapter III.
  • Follow the path south to a large open area.
  • Move either east or west.
    Note: Both directions lead to the same point.
  • Once at the peak, activate scrye.
  • Return to ground level and continue south to next open area.
  • Move southwest and around the back of the enclosed center area and under a platform to find Chapter IV.

Chapter 4 (Optional)

  • Open Chapter IV.
  • Activate scrye to open gate which is needed for Chapter V.
  • Return to Chapter III.
    Note: End optional portion of Chapter IV.
  • Move southwest, then slightly south and up a ramp.
  • Activate scrye to open the gate to the enclosed center area at ground level.
  • Pass through the gate, move south and up ramp.
  • Activate scrye to open eastern gate.
  • Pass through the gate and follow the path to its end to find Chapters V and VI.

Chapter 5 (Optional)

  • Open Chapter V.
  • Activate scrye to open gate.
  • Collect books and return to Chapter III.

Chapter 6

  • Open Chapter VI.
  • Move along path to Chapters VII and VIII.

Chapter 7

  • Open Chapter VII.
  • Activate scrye.
  • Return to Chapter VI.

Chapter 8

  • Open Chapter VIII.
  • Move west up stairs and across the bridge.
  • Defeat Lurkers.
  • Activate scrye to open gate.
  • Continue west through the gate to black book The Hidden Twilight.
  • Complete Black Book The Hidden Twilight.


  • Mora’s Agony: Summons a field of writhing tentacles that poison foes.
  • Mora’s Grasp: Freezes target between Oblivion and Tamriel for 30 seconds, making them immune to all damage.
  • Mora’s Boon: Fully restores your Health, Magicka and Stamina.

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2 Responses

  1. charles martin says:

    I had encounter a side quest that wants you to find this book…encountered a madman saying the book messed with his brain…once you listen to hi babble about you kill him and get a note describing his encounter…already took book now it will be a broken quest

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