Religious Extremes and their Relation to Conflicts within The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

Within Skyrim, there are numerous conflicts that stem from religious differences. These conflicts often mirror those of real life, with differences starting wars or dissent with numerous groups of people. Religion plays a key role in the narrative of Skyrim through differences of belief that cause conflict within the guilds of Skyrim, between the people of Skyrim and between characters, and by providing diverse settings for the player to explore that create a multifaceted spectrum of religions.