User:TechAngel85/SSE Guide/Changelog/v2

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Tech's Skyrim Special Edition Guidev2

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January 2018

January 14

  • Updated Ultimate HD Fire Effects install instructions
  • Added the forgotten patch for Embers HD after the Ultimate HD Fire Effects listing

January 03


It's highly recommended for users to "start fresh" with this new release of the guide. Just dump everything and start over. It'll be worth it, in the end! Below is a list of general updates to the guide.

  • Added my personal system specs
  • Updated Pre-work section for users returning to the guide
  • Manager Installation section completely updated
  • New DLC Maintenance section
  • New Converting Plugins section
  • New mod categories based from Mod Picker's categories
  • Updated formatting while taming that crazy TOC
  • Improved some mod descriptions
  • Added some more candy shots between some mod categories to keep the anticipation of completing up ^_^
  • Updated DynDOLOD instructions
  • Updated Bashed Patching instructions

Mod Updates

These are a list of mods which installation have updated. It's advised to revisit these mods. Users should be aware, I lost track somewhere along the way so the list below may not be complete.

  • aMidianBorn Book of Silence - install instructions
  • Embers HD - switched to SE ported version
  • Ren's Shines - switched to SE ported version
  • most of the RUSTIC mods I upped to the pure 2K versions
  • Improved Eyes Skyrim - install instructions
  • Thundering Shouts - switched to SE ported version
  • Tempered Skins for Males - install instructions
  • SkyUI - switched to SE ported version

New Mods

These are new mods which have been added during this update:

  • aMidianBorn Blades Armor SSE Patch
  • Ennead - Septims
  • Ragdoll Paralysis Redux SE
  • Immersive HUD - iHUD Special Edition
  • moreHUD SE
  • Wonders of Weather

Removed Mods

These mods have been removed from the guide:

  • CC HQ Septims
  • Tobes Highres Textures

Guide Patches

The guide patches have been streamlined quite a bit. Each patch is built to complement a modular build so there are few to no overlapping records when using more than one patch at the same time. This also makes the patches easily merge-able, if the user so desires to merge them.

New Conflict Resolution Patch (CR Patch)
The following mods are required to use the CR Patch:
  • Unofficial Skyrim Special Edition Patch (USSEP)
  • Cutting Room Floor
  • Static Mesh Improvement Mod (SMIM)
  • Immersive Sounds - Compendium
  • Animated Weapon Enchants (AWE)
  • Better Dynamic Snow
  • Book Covers Skyrim
  • Deadly Spell Impacts
  • Elemental Staffs
  • Enhanced Blood Textures SE
  • Improved Closefaced Helmets
  • Harvest Overhaul Redone
  • Ars Metallica - Smithing Enhancement
  • The Choice is Yours
  • Convenient Horses
  • Immersive Citizens - AI Overhaul (ICAIO)
  • Alternative Start - Live Another Life (LAL)
  • Relationship Dialogue Overhaul
  • Realistic Water Two
New Lighting and Weather Patch (LW Patch)
The following mods are required to use the LW Patch:
  • Vivid Weathers SE
  • Lightning During Thunderstorms
  • Immersive Citizens - AI Overhaul (ICAIO)
  • Enhanced Lighting and Effects (ELE)
  • Realistic Water Two
New Inigo Patch
The following mods are required to use the Inigo Patch:
  • Inigo