Does Skyrim Ever End?

What happens if you don’t want to kill Paarthurnax?

You have to go confront Paarthurnax to continue the main story.

There is no way to cancel this quest.

However, Paarthurnax speaks to you and offers you alternatives to killing him, which you may take him up on.

If you are trying to play through the Blades’ storyline without killing Paarthurnax, you simply can’t..

Did you kill Paarthurnax?

Yes, Paarthurnax is a dragon, but it is also true that humanity survived because he revolted against Alduin. He was the one who guided the mortals to their path of victory, and right now he still is the one who is guiding the Dragonborn on his/her way to defeat Alduin one final time.

Are you supposed to kill Paarthurnax in Skyrim?

Delphine and Esbern learn that Paarthurnax is the leader of the Greybeards. … Bound by their oaths as Blades, they refuse the Dragonborn further assistance until Paarthurnax is slain. This quest is optional; it does not need to be completed in order to finish the main quest.

Does killing Paarthurnax do anything?

Killing Paarthurnax will enrage Arngeir; if you return to High Hrothgar, he will angrily lecture you on your decision and even go so far as to threaten violence if you do not leave. After this, the other Greybeards will also fail to acknowledge you. On the other hand, the Blades will talk to you again.