Welcome, aspirant survivor! Upon this page, you will find a detailed listing of all currently available skills within Requiem. Each skill has been organized into it’s appropriate category for easy reference. By clicking on a skill name, you can reference the cost of the skill, details as to how the skill works, and the Perks that you may purchase for the skill.
Combat Skills involve all skills that, unsurprisingly enough, deal directly with martial combat in one way or another. A student of Combat Skills concentrates their studies on various skills that bolster the student’s ability to utilize weapons and combat tactics in the pursuit of inflicting the maximum possible amount of damage upon their target. Encompassing such weapons as the sword, the mace, the axe and the bow, this category concentrates on the practical use of these weapons as well as general tactics and strategical thinking.
Lore Skills revolve around skills that are mostly composed of knowledge in a certain topic or field of study. Students of Lore Skills enjoy access to skills, abilities and traits that allow them to properly identify items, weapons and armor, to conduct research in creating new schematics and recipes for crafting, and the mastery of languages and cultures of the many peoples of the Decusian Republic.
Talent Skills cover a wide variety of various skills that are recognized as both innate and learned capabilities one can master. Students of Talent Skills focus their study on talents such as Skinning, Fishing, Muscianship and others.
Trade Skills focus upon skills that are related to or directly support the various arts of crafted items and wares, such as armor, clothing, tools or even potions. Skills such as Alchemy, Blacksmithy, Tailoring and others fall under the realm of Trade Skills.
Magic Skills involve all skills that are related in some form or another to magic and mystical arts. Students of Magic Skills concentrate their studies on various traits and abilities that bolster the student’s magical aptitude, be it in an offensive or defensive capability. Skills such as spell schools, techniques and magical resistance are all classified under the Magic category.
Roguish skills center around skills that are of specific use to rogues, knaves and thieves. Students of Rogue Skills often find themselves concentrating on such traits and abilities as Hiding and moving stealthily, the picking of locks using the Lockpicking skill, the application of Disguises, and more.
“The New” Skills
Skills classified under “The New” center around skills that are most commonly associated with technology and Decusian sciences, such as Allopathy, Firearms, and other fledging technologies and sciences.