I Ran All the Textures in Skyrim Through DeepDream and Created a Nightmare

I Ran All the Textures in Skyrim Through DeepDream and Created a Nightmare

“Your kind has no place here!” rude So I’ve done something awful to Skyrim and you’re about to see it. First, I want to just give a quick intro to what deep dream is I have this picture of this random person I found on the internet And what deepdream is.. you might have seen it a couple years back Google released this neural network thing that looked for patterns, different types of patterns and images and the most popular ones were all these Creepy animal faces popping out of everywhere so it’s Continued a bit and there’s more things you can do with it. One of the things you can do, which I might actually try using in the future is you could take like an art style from like a painting or something and put it in an image but the one I did for Skyrim today is I just used a random image Database that you can connect to. For example… I Think this is looking for faces? basically the AI (it’s not an AI it’s a neural network) it looks at this image and tries to pick apart where faces are. So it finds a face on this upper lip here and smiles on the creases of these cheeks It can get… It can get very Trippy this I think is like bamboo or something. This is wine glasses, I think it’s so it’s just like random Stuff and I went ahead and extracted all the textures from Skyrim and ran them through this filter I haven’t seen most of them and I might have missed a few but the idea is Every texture in the game is now looking for… look at this It’s like feathers and eyes… just random images to try and find stuff and it creates these Really (Turtle shells?) Really trippy images This is my favorite. Oh Yeah, I did a couple other things too. I made made some edits to the music in the game… also, I shuffled all the sound effects… And All the voice lines. I’m using the old version of Skyrim so the textures are a bit low-quality Here we go I think the horses are saying “pull!” There’s like eyes on their skin, that’s awful! “I say we go down there and clear the place out just like old times.” “Huh, so Sibby finally got the nerve to bear his teeth ay” “All that Blacksmithing… it’s not good for a little girl” “Aint Ladylike” What “We’re taking Dawnstar! get down there and join the rest of the men gathering to the attack, Now soldier!” I don’t think were taking anything… “I Suppose you’re free to frolic with the wenches in the servants quarters. But anywhere else you must have an escort.
Jarl’s orders” “Have you reconsidered my idea?” “Look now is not a good time” “Kill him!” Fair warning if you have trypophobia or anything like that. There’s plenty of textures now that have… creepy eyes and holes, like look at that wood! ugh “pull” “pull” “pull” pull “I’m sure he runs outside with a coin and throws it up in the air so even Maura herself can catch it” “Come off of it Boli” “Take us to Movarts Lari!” “Well this is a nice mess you’ve gotten me into!” “C’mon help us!” Someone’s playing a lute. “Anyway, I’m glad you’re here!” I’m glad you’re here! “??? More so when we took that wagon. But if we work together, we can pull this off!” He’s very optimistic about our situation ♫ “yonoho yonoho the dragonborns come!” ♫ He knows! “let’s just not be too obvious” okay That’s pretty obvious man oh dear “Tah!” Tah! Yeah, so I Was thinking of who we should Roleplay for this game, for this playthrough… I’m not gonna play the entire game just messed around I think the most obvious thing, would be to play a Khajiit who’s on way way too much skooma [reading a comment] Call him Jeff? Jeff’s a good name “Tah!” “There all better!” Thank you “Aw this is not going to end well” What’s not going to end well? also some of the ambient textures just a loop so you hear this footstep constantly “They’ve got archers up along the wall!” I don’t see any archers “Return when you’ve completed the great hunt” “We’re married! I guess we’ll need to decide where we’re living, wont we?” what? “you can always stay with me :)” Oh, no. Dont look! “I thought the festival wasn’t happening this year!” Is this the festal??? “The anticipation is killing me” “WELL! NOW THAT’S SOMETHING TO CROW ABOUT!” “??? THERES SOMETING ABOUT, YOU’RE MOVING RIGHT ALONG!” “WE’LL BOTH BE HOME IN NO TIME” He’s very optimistic “What’s all the commotion?” There’s that explosion again… “Forswarn forever!” Forswarn forever! “is that so?” “This can’t be happening!” “Just like always… nobody saw anything useful. The bastard’s escaped again” It’s a dragon! Why’s he not pink? Give me a roar! *chirp chirp* It’s crickets Who’s whistling! Wah! That legit scared me hi “Take a look around i’m sure you’ll find what you’re looking for” “If not let me know, I might have it stored away!” “DARKNESS DESTROY YOU!!” Sometimes it doesn’t look too bad like the sky looks nice actually. Oh It crashed …we’re doing this… AH! dog! Couldn’t hear him because the sound effects were like Chickens or something? They have feathers Look at the tanning rack, it’s like rats or cats or something “It is everything I had hoped it would be” “please everyone enjoy” “SPEAK YOU’VE AUGHT TO SAY SOMETHING WORTH LISTINING” “ZALUKAMIR KREE DAHR JUUL” btw the punching sound effect is water All the floors are eyes! “Dwarvin convector.” Can I make a request? “What in the world!” Can you siiing… Ragnor the Red? “You’ve already learned all I can teach you” “My niece died, ” oh dear “things won’t be the same without her” ♫ “Trinkets odds and ends that sort of thing” ♫ ♫ “you never should have come here” ♫ ♫ “Well, I did hear that the Argonians have been banned from living inside the walls of Windhelm” ♫ ♫ “You should tell him to mind his own business” ♫ That doesn’t rhyme… ♫ “break him out then run. This isn’t a suicide mission” ♫ ♫ “Don’t risk combat if you can avoid it. if you can’t then give ’em hell” ♫ ♫ “Fight well and I’ll make sure your corpse is not dishonored” ♫ *clap clap clap* It’s beautiful Also, all the guards have like Buildings On their cloaks, it’s amazing. “I think it’s better off in your hands.” Hi! …and bug eyes “things won’t be the same without her…” “This isn’t over ??” That face is awful “alright then” “Nightingale, luck has shined down on me.” “Come see me and Windhell when this is all over” “exactly” exactly “Heard you broke out a signal mine with those forsworn. Do you have any idea how many died?” No “someone’s gonna get hurt” Well, yeah someone died “It’s good to talk to a fellow Bard.” I’m not a bard” “Now we have to pin all these recent murders on you.” Good Man, the textures in the original Skyrim when you look at them like this.. they’re pretty low res “Must…. Kill….” Look at this throne Hi. “ROAR” Hi. “HUGH” None of these punches are connecting *splash splash* Sounds like they’re waterbending “yes love?’ Yes love, can I join? “If you want to embarrass yourself I won’t stop you.” Mean! Let’s go to Riften. Let’s try the thieves Oh dear lord, what is this? All the taverns are awful “Odfel fell I’ve told you time and time again. I’m not interested in a relationship with you.” Oh, okay Hi “my kinswoman died it won’t be the same without him.” This is a depressing tavern Is this an actual dungeon or a castle? Oh, yeah look at the moon “EW EW EW it was the only way EW” “it was the only way it was the only way” That texture it’s like owl eyes *horse whinney* *horse whinney* There’s also like a horse in here??? All right [reading a comment ]He looks like mud, oh look at this outfit! It’s like a lizard scales Look at those eyes He’s so cute! Hi! “Hi men!” “This should be good” “Not quite good enough are you?” “You you should probably put that away before you knock something over” okay There we go the selection sounds is like a Boat creaking [reading comment] I Think you need to turn on subtitles. If you care even a little bit of making sense of the nonsense NPCs that’s cheating I’m not a cheater Look at this entrance, it’s like leaves Are those chipmunks? Look, there’s a fish You see that guy? That’s definitely a fish I’m petty sure that since the voice lines are all mixed up that this shout it’s gonna be something different which could be funny because I think this swinging is Like the grunts that you make when you swing and it’s replaced it with this voice line “It was the only way I could make sure it wasn’t a Thalmor trap” “EWW” Oh I forgot even to show this! “DIE BEAST!” “fine by me” “EW” “The only way… we have nothing to talk about, I can’t believe what you did to me” Nice “Tell me again why I’m wasting men chasing after a fairy tale” “Mother died. Things won’t be the same without her” “Next time one of my shields deflects a killing blow. They’ll change their tune” “You’re meddling above-ground reminded me of how removed I’ve been from the struggle. my men and I should be in the Hills fighting” “Imagine blowing up an entire town, damn college” “Winterhold will never be the same” “I’m originally from Cyrodiil, but I left there after I had a falling-out with my family” “No, this is it man. It’s time to make the city ours” So, does that mean i’m a bard now? “the legions always looking for strong capable warriors” What in the world “Look at the size of this place. Have you ever seen anything like it in your life lass?” no~ “?? looks dangerous keep your distance!” I’m pretty far away! I did it! I’m a bard now “YOU MORTAL, you are worthy of speaking to.” ok “You have claimed the pieces of my razor” Let’s go check it out There’s the rat texture again or like cats or something They are on the door I like these feathers Markarth was always my favorite city So many voices! all right. Oh my gosh What is this texture! It’s like people My eyes hurt just looking at this “I saw you do that you know” Saw me do what? Your the Jarl? I’m looking for work “Yes?” “Last mistake” “We’ve got an assassin! Check the shadows!” I’m not an assassin *tons of random sounds* “This is kindgrove” “ot much to look at” What was that? ” but the innkeeper aught to be able to tell us if there’s any dragon mountain nearby” “You have quite the bounty on your head in Falmar” “DIE BEAST” “well now that’s a question” *too many sound effects* “Are you new around here? You should check the inn if you need a place to stay” “Thanks to you” I did it This is a good game. I like this game so brings an end to the nightmare oh, I had god mode on!

Comments (100)

  1. Well this blew up all of a sudden, Thanks for watching!

    I might try making weird stuff like this with other games in the future. I for sure want to try out style transfer neural networks.

    Also, I'll record in higher quality next time! (It turns out YouTube's compression isn't a fan of multicolored intricate patterns everywhere)

    A link to the texture mod is in the description as well as the script I used for shuffling all the sounds/voices.

  2. This is genius XD

  3. Omg what am I watching

  4. Sky-cids ? acidrim ?

  5. “I think I’m high as all hell right now” -the great prophet.

  6. So basically you turned Skyrim into Splatoon aftermath 🙂

  7. Thank God this wasn't in HD, this was amazing and horrible at the same time oof lol.

  8. This shit really reminds me of DMT, it's really fucking unsettling

  9. Pretty good watch

  10. I believe sheogorath would approve.

  11. More like – Skyrim, if the game was a Psy Trance Cover Art

  12. Such wonderful absurdity! 😀

  13. I would like to see a high bitrate version of this video

  14. This is prob how 5 tabs of acid is like

  15. Thanks I hate it.

  16. I hate being so far behind the world .

  17. Your voice reminds me of the surveillance camera man

  18. This is the best shit😂

  19. Glitch-Life in Skyrim?

  20. it's like skyrim in an insane asylum

  21. just play fallout 76 for a nightmare..

  22. Looks like the church where all the insane hosts from Westworld are deported to.

  23. Do darksouls or bloodborne

  24. Too stupid for words

  25. It's like walking into a Vidiian village which is also plagued by Dementia!

  26. It’s art, awesome work

  27. 1 minute 30 seconds in and the PTSD anxiety kicked in, seeing this type of shit with your own eyes is like hacking into the source code of life. Dont do it. Its a fucking nightmare that you wont come back from id say roughly 98% of the time. Say good bye to knowing yourself, good bye to your personality , ego, memories, short term memory, long term memory, it's like being reborn again as lucifer's bastard offspring forever fated to walk the earth, lonely, waiting, searching for purpose, unconsciously knowing youre doomed for all eternity.

  28. 12:07 Ew Ew Ew 😆

  29. Would play this mod! 😅

  30. The turtle shell made tom look swol

  31. I love the ewww sword.

  32. Thank you for this

  33. this is literally the visuals of tripping in acid

  34. not as interesting or satisfying as i thought. could have gotten the same effect by using random bitmaps….

  35. Daltonian nightmare

  36. Played skyrim on lsd and this Is pretty accurate

  37. i want to play this

  38. People sometimes see faces. But..

    I see them everywhere : D

  39. Skyrim in nirwana

  40. "FORSWORN FOREVER!!!" lmaooo

  41. 13:27
    cool dnd-idea-thing

  42. Skyrim: The Ayahuasca Edition. Coming to a shaman near you, for just $59.99

  43. Man, this is absolutely MENTAL!!!

  44. This is literally what another youtuber said LSD looked like from his perspective. XD

    (A bad bad trip)

  45. No idea why I keep watching tbh. Your voice is sweet and sexy at the same time tho

  46. So does that mean I'm a bard now?

  47. this had me crying laughing, thanks for that

  48. When you play skyrim on acid

  49. i wonder if it would be possible to turn all the textures into a gif somehow, then do this to all the gifs, making everything a moving nightmare!

  50. this is what tripping acid is like at times

  51. Sheogorath, Vermina, maybe Namira teaming up and making Skyrim lit again

  52. Hoping for a guide on how to use the python script soon.

  53. Still less broken than 76

  54. Frodnar the Dragonborn child

  55. Dude I'm Watching it high right now. it's fucking hilarious =))))))) so is typing :)))

  56. oh my god the bard just began to sing =))))))))))))

  57. Someone should make a skyrim mod that has a playable area filled with chaos such as this

  58. Skyrim but the textures are infused with hell’s tortured souls

  59. Everyone else: This is fantastic! What a great way to breathe life into older games!

    Me: Nightmare fuel is real.

  60. Yes please. I sure don't have trypophobia. Now I'm gonna go and get scared for 18 minutes straight.

  61. I would love a mod that changed the roads and floors to that texture.

  62. Its like an Alex Grey texture overhaul.

  63. exactly what a low dosage of dmt looks like

  64. The Black Plaque looked better than that XD

  65. What in Oblivion is that!!!

  66. Yog-Sothoth approves

  67. It kinda makes everything look like DOOM.

  68. 13:41 ~~ “are those chick-monks?”

  69. so this is what happend during "a night to remember"

  70. I love the Draugr at 14:20 that's completely fine with dying.

  71. Come on men, lets make this city ours!

    Does that mean im a bard now?


  72. How do you get deepdream? Is it something free and how do you use it?

  73. "nice mess you've gotten me into" XD

  74. the more you look, the worse it gets
    i'm deadass getting tryptophobia from this

  75. this would be perfect for a schizophrenic run

  76. Ouch my cognition

  77. This video on lsd is something else.

  78. I have tryphophobia and omg.

  79. Is like deeeply immersive roleplaying as Sheogorath worshiper, so cool!, please upload the content as a mod at Nexus mod! :D, so you could share it for people have their own experiences 🙂

  80. That picture of the random guy is he creator of Bethesda lol.

  81. The voice randomizer is hilarious 💀

  82. Skyrim: Rainbow Schizophrenia Edition.

  83. Play this shit on acid

  84. Damn Kahjiit… giving me laced skooma again..

  85. Yo I wanna see the dragon wall in deep dream

  86. I love the fact that it's both nonsensical, yet consistent. Like a legitimate nightmare. Nothing makes sense but there's still some kind of logic. The true inside of Sheogorath's mind.

  87. Is this a preview of the sheogorath's plane of oblivion DLC?? If so im hyped!

  88. Do this with Minecraft next

  89. Ragnar The Red Lyrics:
    Trinkets odds and ends that sort of thing
    Never should have come here
    Well I did hear that the argonians have been banned from living inside the walls of windhelm
    You should tell him to mind his own business
    Break him out then run this isn't a suicide mission don't risk combat if you can avoid it if you can't then give him hell
    Fight well and i'll make sure your corpse is not dishonored

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