Knights of Noromath Non-Weapon Proficiencies

This page is intended to summarize the non-weapon proficiencies available on the Knights of Noromath server. Access to some proficiencies is restricted for characters of particular class standing, as seen in the following table.

ProficiencyLower ClassMiddle ClassUpper Class
Armoring Available Available Unavailable
Astrology Unavailable Available Available
Carpentry Available Available Unavailable
Decipher Script Unavailable Available Available
Herbalism Available Available Available
History Unavailable Available Available
Hunting Available Available Available
Masonry Available Available Unavailable
Mining Available Unavailable Unavailable
Siege Engineering  Available Available Available
Survival Available Available Available
Tailoring Available Available Unavailable
Tracking Available Available  Available
Wood Gathering  Available Unavailable Unavailable

 

Armoring - This proficiency enables a character to create arms and armors at a blacksmith's workstation. The base materials gathered by Mining are required to use Armoring. A certain number of days of work must be completed before an item can be finished. Character level and other factors are used to determine success or failure. Exceptional success means that a weapon, armor or shield will be masterwork quality. Masterwork quality arms and armor are required for Craft Magic Arms and Armor feat.

Astrology- This proficiency enables a character to read the stars for signs and portents. It is not currently supported by in-game mechanics.

Carpentry - This proficiency enables a character to create bows, crossbows and wooden shields at a carpentry workstation. The base materials gathered by Wood Gathering are required to use Carpentry. A certain number of days of work must be completed before an item can be finished. Character level and other factors are used to determine success or failure. Exceptional success means that a bow, crossbow or wooden shield will be masterwork quality. Masterwork quality items are required for Craft Magic Arms and Armor feat.

Decipher Script - This proficiency enables a character to decipher long-lost languages or coded messages. There are specific places where Decipher Script can be used.

Herbalism- This proficiency enables a character to combine certain base materials with empty bottles in their crafting box. Characters possessing herbalism proficiency can also apply raw herbs to themselves or others more easily.

History - In addition to allowing a character to recall bits of historical information that have been recorded over the centuries, this proficiency also improves their awareness of the value of certain historical artifacts.

Hunting - This proficiency enables a character to effectively hunt, trap, and clean game. Specific tasks such as the recovery of animal skins or other trophies are covered by Hunting proficiency.

Masonry- This proficiency enables a character to build or repair stonework, as well as improves their awareness of the value of certain gemstones, providing them an advantage when bargaining for such items.

Mining- This proficiency enables a character to use a mining pick and gather resources from iron, mithril, and adamantine ore veins.

Siege Engineering - This proficiency enables a character to make use of siege engines such as catapults, as well as improvise barricades and take down castle doors.

Survival- This proficiency allows a character to ignore some negative resting conditions such as temperature, rain, or wind exposure. The benefits of the Survival proficiency stack with those gained from resting near a placeable tent.

Tailoring - This proficiency enables a character to make gloves, boots and belts from animal hides, as well as make robes and cloaks from cotton.  A certain number of days of work must be completed before an item can be finished. Character level and other factors are used to determine success or failure. Exceptional success means that a pair of gloves, boots, or a belt, cloak or robe will be masterwork quality. Masterwork quality items are required for Craft Wondrous Item feat.

Tracking - This proficiency enables a character to track other creatures in the area. It is not currently supported by in-game mechanics.

Wood Gathering-This proficiency enables a character to use a woodcutter's ax to gather resources from trees.

Continue reading the players guide about base classes, here.

Knights of Noromath Official Base Classes

 

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