Perks are permanent modifiers that improve character skills and unlock passive enhancements.
|Anatomy and Alchemy (Tech Tree)|
|Butcher||You know how to work with meat. You have a less chance of making a surgical error when extracting hardspares and softspares.||Technology: Gentle Butcher||Reduces the chance (all the way to zero when on T2 table) to add a surgical error to a corpse when extracting blood, fat, skull, bone or skin.||5|
|Surgeon||The dead won't sue you, but still you need to be careful. You have a reduced chance of making a surgical error when extracting important parts.||Technology: Surgery||Reduces the chance (all the way to zero when on T2 table) to add a surgical error to a corpse when extracting brain, intestines or heart.||50|
|Scientist||You've inhaled a lot of fumes during your experiments. You've developed an inner voice that helps you measure ingredients. You will produce one extra reagent from any material.||Technology: Master of Alchemy||Decomposing items at the Alchemy mill, Hand mixer, Distillation cube, or Distillation cube II yields +1 reagent.||100|
|Cultist||Everything has a meaning. You can see and of body parts.||Technology: Cultist||Shows what and any specific organ contributes to body. Be aware that it does not show what you gain from removing it, but what it contributes to the body.
Unlocked after the Dark Bodies technology is revealed in the Inquisitor questline.
|Theology (Tech Tree)|
|Preacher||Episcop told you that now you can arrange a church service. So there you go!||Technology: Faith||Can access the Church allowing you to hold sermons and access the Alchemy Laboratory.||N/A|
Unlocked through Episcop.
|Cardinal||The church is not only a triumph of the spirit. It's also a number of buildings and properties. You've learned how to manage them, so ceremonies give you extra money.||Technology: Price of Faith||Receive 1 more per from sermons.
(From 3 to 4; ~33% increase)
|Book Writing (Tech Tree)|
|Curious Mind||You go deeper. Find out the essence of things. Studying an item has a chance of giving you a story.||Technology: Research||Stories will occasionally drop after studying something in the Study Table.||N/A|
Unlocked through Episcop
|Journalist||You notice the little things about people. Put these things together and you have a story. Sometimes you can get a story from dialog.||Technology: Journalist||You always get a story when completing a quest (or step of a quest) with an NPC.||10|
Unlocked through Ms. Charm
|Writer||You know how to put words together. Sometimes you even manage to write a good sentence. Mother would be proud.||Technology: Writing Tricks||Improves the quality by 30% (+0.3) when crafting stories, notes, chapters, and most sermons.
Note that crafting a Book is not affected by either writing perk. (see Jeweler)
|Playwright||You write good books. Actually you find you can just write down anything you remember from modern culture.||Technology: Playwright||Improves the quality by 50% (+0.5) when crafting stories, notes, chapters, and most sermons.
Note that crafting a book is not affected by either writing perk. (see Jeweler)
|Farming and Nature (Tech Tree)|
|Master Gatherer||You love nature and nature loves you back. You can gather more resources from small plants.||Technology: Master Gathering||The yield of wild plants when gathered is increased by +1 (flowers, mushrooms, berries etc).||5|
|Farmer||You aren't afraid of getting your hands dirty. You can select good seeds and harvest a better crop.||Technology: Gardening||Higher quality harvests from the Garden and Vineyard.||50|
|Beekeeper||You've been bitten so many times that bees can't even damage you any more. So you have plenty of time to collect honey from the beehive.||Technology: Beefriend||Bees no longer hurt you when harvesting honey. Receive twice as much honey when harvesting wild hives. Does not affect amount of received beeswax or bees.||20|
|Wine Master||You like to drink alcohol-especially wine! Your hangover depends on the alcohol you drank. Moreover, all alcohol you make has a better quality.||Technology: Blending||Improves the quality by 80% (+0.8) when crafting red wine. Also you receive 20% more energy when drinking wine and beer.||50|
|Smithing (Tech Tree)|
|Blacksmith||You like to work with red-hot iron. Hammering relaxes you. And when the work is done, you always manage to find time to make extra nails.||Technology: Inborn Blacksmith||Increases the yield of hardware products:
+3 nails, +1 simple parts, +1 complex parts, and +2 steel parts.
Also improves the quality by 10% (+0.1) when crafting complex steel chisels.
|Big Guy||It appears that if you work with iron a lot, you become big and strong. +1 damage +1 defense.||Technology: Martial Skills||Increases weapon damage by +2.
Increases base defense by +2.
Inaccurate in-game description.
|Fireman||The spurting flame charms you. You know how to increase productivity, and you can smelt more ore per load.||Technology: Rules of Burning||Unlocks a second iron ingot recipe;
produces 2x ingots from 2x ore,
at 4/5 the fuel in 5/6 the time.
|Engineer||You know how complex mechanisms work. All the details of your work are top quality. Even your carving and jewelry look cleaner.||Technology: Engineer||Improves the quality by 30% (+0.3) when crafting carved marble, carved wood, and complex steel chisels.||50|
|Sword master||You know how to use your blade! You inflict additional damage and probably look cool with your sword.||Technology: Sword master||Increases weapon damage by +5.||50|
|Building (Tech Tree)|
|Axeman||You know how to use an axe. Chopping a small tree can now give you an additional log. Also you can make more firewood and wedges from log chunks.||Technology: Woodcutter||Provides an additional log from small trees and more firewood (+5) when splitting billets at the chopping spot.
No longer affects wood wedges.
|Miner||You are a true miner. You find precious metals and gems more often but it's still a matter of luck and energy.||Technology: Scent of Gold||Find rare resources more often when mining.||50|
|Carpenter||You know how to deal with wood! Circular Saws are more productive in your hands.||Technology: Tricks of the Trade||The Circular saw will produce more products:
+1 billet, +2 flitch, +1 plank, +1 beam.
Also improves the quality by 50% (+0.5) when crafting carved wood.
|Mason||Stones are your passion, so your stone carving is really good. Also your so efficient you get and extra piece of stone from a big rock.||Technology: Tricks of the Trade||Increases the yield of stone pieces from stone slabs at stone cutters by +2.|
Inaccurate in-game description.
Does not impact stone outcroppings.
Also improves the quality by 50% (+0.5) when crafting carved marble.
|Jeweler||You have a nose for gems, so you will find them more often. Also, you know how to make really nice jewelry.||Technology: Best Friend||Increases the yield by +1 from precious-outcroppings found in the Dungeon.
Also improves the quality by 70% (+0.7) when crafting books.