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Meet Rupert, the Teddy Bear follower.
He is voiced by Purgey.
How To Get Him
There is a very small quest to find the magical book he lives in. To start it, find the note in the Winterhold College Library. It's at the foot of the librarian's desk. It should give you a map marker pointing to his book.
How To Use Him
He can always be summoned and debugged by opening "The Cub House" book. When you dismiss him, he will return inside his book. If you lose the book, you can give yourself another via the MCM option, or by using console commands (top entry). If you want to get him off your back, you can "drop" him like you would any other piece of armor. Everything else should be pretty standard.
The outfit he wears determines his combat style, skills and stats. However, his armor rating improves as he (and the player) levels up by way of perks and is not directly affected by his outfit.
Rupert comes with an assortment of outfits. You can ask him to change through dialogue commands. More outfits will unlock depending on different factions you join or perks you have. He will change into the outfit automatically, by himself, when you first unlock the outfit. This will only happen once, meant as a notification to the player that the outfit has been unlocked.
If you install Rupert on a game in which you have already met the qualifications for multiple outfits, he may cycle through them when you first meet him. Some outfits also reset his dialogue recast timers, causing him to potentially repeat lines he recently said.
The other features should be pretty intuitive, and many have options to be set in the MCM. You're better off discovering them on your own.
Requires Dawnguard DLC.
Rupert is incompatible with follower overhaul mods and they should ignore each other by default. His has his own follower system, independent from vanilla. Forcing him into a follower overhaul's system will cause you problems, especially if you switch outfits.
For those of you using Frostfall, carrying Rupert on your back will give you the same amount of warmth as a cloak.
MCM is only accessible if you have SkyUI and it's requiremets.
Purgey - Voice Actor
CDPR for plate, toy horse, and bear torso.
Lazy Voice Finder by BowmoreLover
Realistic Eyeglasses by mannygt
Cloaks of Skyrim by Noodles
Wizard Hats by SirWho
Scarves of Skyrim by Natterforme
Wolf Bikini Armor (mask) by Nisetanaka
Squeek - Pguzzell Freesounds.org