Skyrim Together Reborn Mod – How to play Skyrim in Co-op mode

Join your comrades to slay a dragon!

Skyrim is a popular game because of its replayability, rich fantasy world, and fun gameplay. One thing it does not have, though, is an online co-op option. That's where the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod comes in. Try out this mod with your friends after a few simple steps.

What is the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod?

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For Skyrim fans who have always wanted an online multiplayer option, the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod might be the answer. The mod was created by The Together Team, a group that volunteered their work together to create a gaming passion project. It utilizes online servers initiated by party members to join one shared game of Skyrim.

How many players can play on one server in the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod?

The Skyrim Together Reborn Mod is not made to be an MMO, which has been explicitly stated by the Together Team. Between two to eight players are the ideal number to have on one server. While this is the ideal amount, mod creators have stated they have tested as many as 30 players on a server at one time.

Will your other mods work with the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod?

According to the creators of the mod, if you and the other online co-op person have the same visual mods, you'll both see them online. If there are conflicting visual mods, it seems Skyrim will default to vanilla visuals. In regards to gameplay mods, it appears these can not be supported by the mod. This could change in the future, but the creators have not said this.

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What are the requirements for the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod?

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The most important requirement for the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod is that you have the Skyrim Special Edition of the game. You do not need the Anniversary Edition to make the mod work on the Special Edition.

It might go without saying for some players, but you do need the Steam (PC) version of Skyrim to play. If friends want to play co-op, they will both need the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod to do this. Lastly, you will need to download the Address Library for SKSE Plugins Mod on Nexus Mods. You need to download this mod to make the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod work. This is because it helps the mod differentiate between the Special and Anniversary Edition of Skyrim, which is required for online co-op stability.

How to install the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod

The Together Team has created a narrated tutorial on YouTube that walks you through the installation and server creation process. They recommend all new mod users watch the video to get the hang of it. We've left the video below, but we'll also break down the installation instructions you need:

  • Make an account or login into the Nexus Mods site. Once logged in, download the Skyrim Together Reborn Mod.
  • Unzip the mod file and move them to your Skyrim game files on your PC. Find these files by selecting Browse local files on Steam after you select Manage on the Skyrim option in your library.
  • To start an online game, click on the SkyrimTogether.exe file. You will need to launch the game this way every time you want to use the mod.

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