Pillars of Eternity Paladin Class Guide – Stats, Special Abilities and Talents

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The primary role of Paladin is to provide Support and Defense to all allies in the battleground. This Class provides single-target support, close passive support, and modal support abilities.

Pillars of Eternity Paladin Class

This guide covers everything you need to know about Paladin Class, stats, special abilities, and talents.

For more help on Pillars of Eternity, check out our Priest Class Guide, Ranger Class Guide, and Rogue Class Guide.

Beginning Stats

  • Endurance – 42 + 12/Level
  • Health – 5 x Endurance
  • Accuracy – 25 + 3/Level
  • Deflection – 25
  • Skill Bonus – Lore +1 and Athletics +2

Starting Ability – Faith and Conviction
This grants bonus to all Defenses which varies according to reputation.

Zealous Charge
Required Level: Level 3 – Modal

This ability allows Paladins to gain an increase in +2 Move Speed and +15 Defense when Disengaging. Furthermore, their allies also gain benefits from this.

Flames of Devotion
Required Level: Level 1 – 1 per encounter

This ability allows Paladins to set their weapons on fire and deal 100% Burn Damage to all their enemies.

Liberating Exhortation
Required Level: Level 5 – 2 per encounter

This ability allows Paladins to leave Hostile Effects suspended for about 20 seconds. As soon as the Liberating Exhortation ends, the effects continue.

Sworn Enemy
Required Level: Level 5 – 3 per rest

This ability allows Paladins to acquire + 20 Accuracy and +20% Damage against single target enemies.

Hastening Exhortation
Required Level: Level 11 – 3 per rest

This ability allows Paladins to acquire x1.2 Attack Speed for 30 seconds.

Zealous Focus
Required Level: Level 3 – Modal

This ability allows Paladins to acquire +6 increase in Accuracy which is also granted to their allies.

Zealous Endurance
Required Level: Level 3 – Modal

This ability allows Paladins and his or her allies to acquire +3 Damage Reduction against all damage types.

Reinforcing Exhortation
Required Level: Level 9 – 2 per encounter

This ability allows Paladins to acquire +15 Deflection for 20 seconds.

Sworn Enemy
Required Level: Level 5 – 3 per rest

This ability allows Paladins to acquire increased Accuracy and Damage Bonuses until the combat comes to an end.

Reviving Exhortation
Required Level: Level 7 – 1 per encounter

This ability allows Paladins to revive his or her allies with 300 Endurance which reduces to -150 after 15 seconds.

Righteous Soul
Required Level: Level 9 – Passive

This ability allows Paladins to gain Defense against Poison Disease along with Charmed, Dominated, Frightened and Terrified effects.

Deprive the Unworthy
Required Level: Level 7 – 2 per rest

This ability allows Paladins to suspend Beneficial Effects for 20 seconds vs. Will.

Faith And Conviction
Required Level: Level 1 (Passive

This ability allows Paladins to gain +5 Deflection, +10 Fortitude, +10 Reflex, and +10 Will.

Inspiring Triumph
Required Level: Level 5 – Passive

This ability allows Paladins to grant +7 Defenses to all nearby allies for 10 seconds.

Lay on Hands
Required Level: Level 1 – 1 per encounter

This ability allows Paladin to grant his or her allies +33.3 Endurance for 5 seconds.

Talents

The Black Path – Bleak Walkers
This talent leaves enemies Frightened for 10 sec vs. Will.

Bond of Duty – Goldpact Knights
This talent grants +20 Defense against Charmed, Confused, Dominated attacks and suspends Hostile effects for 20 seconds.

Critical Focus
This talent grants +6 Accuracy and converts 5% of normal hits into Critical Hits.

Enduring Flames – Goldpact Knights
This talent increases x0.5 Damage dealt over time and 100% Burn Damage.

Fires of Darcozzi Palace – Darcozzi Paladini
This talent grants +5 Freeze Damage Reduction, 100% Burn Damage, and Retaliate when struck by a melee attack for one minute.

Deep Faith
This talent grants an increase in Deflection, Fortitude, Reflex, and Will.

Inspiring Liberation – Darcozzi Paladini
This talent suspends Hostile effects for 20 seconds and increases Accuracy by +10 for 20 seconds.

Intense Flames
This talent grants 100% Burn Damage.

Remember Rakhan Field – Bleak Walkers
This talent grants 50% Corrode Damage and 100% Burn Damage.

Shielding Flames – Shieldbearers of St. Elcga
This talent grants 100% Burn Damage and grants Deflection Bonus to all nearby allies.

Shielding Touch – Shieldbearers of St. Elcga
This talent grants +8 Deflection for 10 seconds and +33.3 Endurance over 5 seconds.

Strange Mercy – Kind Wayfarers
This talent grants +20 Endurance to all nearby allies.

The Sword and the Shepherd
This talent grants 100% Burn Damage and healing for all nearby allies.

Untroubled Faith – Paladin
This talent grants +5 Deflection, +10 Fortitude, +10 Reflex, and +10 Will.

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