Remnant: From the Ashes Traits Guide – Trait System, How to Unlock, Effects

In Remnant: From the ashes, traits are used as passive skills which can provide extra special buffs and bonuses to the players. You can unlock traits throughout the game story and unlocking secrets. The ability of a character can be increased and enhanced using these traits and spending these Trait Points, which increase the level of special skills and buffs.

Remnant: From The Ashes Traits

Each trait has its perks and enhances some specific abilities of a player like Health, Stamina, Recovery Rate, etc. There are different ways to gather Trait Points and thus upgrade your traits:

  • The simple way to rank up on these traits is to kill enemies and level bosses, and when you will level up you will be granted Trait Points.
  • The other way is to search for the lost items e.g. Tomb of Knowledge. This will provide players 1 Trait Point.

Vigor

Vigor is the trait that increases the health of a player. It increases the passive ability of the player both in defensive and offensive mode. Vigor is acquired at the start of the game. Here is the vigor upgrade and its effect and increase in health:

Trait Increased Health Value
Vigor 1 +2.5 Health
Vigor 2 +5 Health
Vigor 3 +7.5 Health
Vigor 4 +10 Health
Vigor 5 +12.5 Health
Vigor 6 +15 Health
Vigor 7 +17.5 Health
Vigor 8 +20 Health
Vigor 9 +22.5 Health
Vigor 10 +25 Health
Vigor 11 +27.5 Health
Vigor 12 +30 Health
Vigor 13 +32.5 Health
Vigor 14 +35 Health
Vigor 15 +37.5 Health
Vigor 16 +40 Health
Vigor 17 +42.5 Health
Vigor 18 +45 Health
Vigor 19 +47.5 Health
Vigor 20 +50 Health

Endurance

Endurance is another trait from Remnant: From the Ashes that enhances the stamina of the player. It is also acquired at the start of the game.

Trait Increased Stamina Value
Endurance 1 +2.5
Endurance 2 +5
Endurance 3 +7.5
Endurance 4 +10
Endurance 5 +12.5
Endurance 6 +15
Endurance 7 +17.5
Endurance 8 +20
Endurance 9 +22.5
Endurance 10 +25
Endurance 11 +27.5
Endurance 12 +30
Endurance 13 +32.5
Endurance 14 +35
Endurance 15 +37.5
Endurance 16 +40
Endurance 17 +42.5
Endurance 18 +45
Endurance 19 +47.5
Endurance 20 +50

Exploiter

This trait is used in the game to increase weak spot damage. Its best use in the game is for a support type build.

Trait Increases Weak Spot Damage
Exploiter 1 +1.5%
Exploiter 2 +3%
Exploiter 3 +4.5%
Exploiter 4 +6%
Exploiter 5 +7.5%
Exploiter 6 +9%
Exploiter 7 +10.5%
Exploiter 8 +12%
Exploiter 9 +13.5%
Exploiter 10 +15%
Exploiter 11 +16.5%
Exploiter 12 +18%
Exploiter 13 +19.5%
Exploiter 14 +21%
Exploiter 15 +22.5%
Exploiter 16 +24%
Exploiter 17 +25.5%
Exploiter 18 +27%
Exploiter 19 +28.5%
Exploiter 20 +30%

Spirit

This trait is used to increase the Mod Power Generation. This trait is also best used for support type build. In Remnant: From the Ashes, you can acquire spirit from Ace when you select Ex-Cultist class at the start of the game.

Spirit Increased Mod Power Generation.
Spirit 1 +2.5%
Spirit 2 +5%
Spirit 3 +7.5%
Spirit 4 +10%
Spirit 5 +12.5%
Spirit 6 +15%
Spirit 7 +17.5%
Spirit 8 +20%
Spirit 9 +22.5%
Spirit 10 +25%
Spirit 11 +27.5%
Spirit 12 +30%
Spirit 13 32.5%
Spirit 14 +35%
Spirit 15 +37.5%
Spirit 16 +40%
Spirit 17 +45%
Spirit 18 +47.5%
Spirit 19 +42.5%
Spirit 20 +50%

Quick Hands

This trait is used to increase weapon reload speed.

Quick Hands Increases Weapon Reload Speed
Quick Hands 1 +1.5%
Quick Hands 2 +3%
Quick Hands 3 +4.5%
Quick Hands 4 +6%
Quick Hands 5 +7.5%
Quick Hands 6 +9%
Quick Hands 7 +10.5%
Quick Hands 8 +12%
Quick Hands 9 +13.5%
Quick Hands 10 +15%
Quick Hands 11 +16.5%
Quick Hands 12 +18%
Quick Hands 13 +19.5%
Quick Hands 14 +21%
Quick Hands 15 +22.5%
Quick Hands 16 +24%
Quick Hands 17 +25.5%
Quick Hands 18 +27%
Quick Hands 19 +28.5%
Quick Hands 20 +30%

World Walker

This trait is used to reduce the cost of stamina.

World Walker Decrease Stamina Cost
World Walker 1 -2.5%
World Walker 2 -5%
World Walker 3 -7.5%
World Walker 4 -10%
World Walker 5 -12.5%
World Walker 6 -15%
World Walker 7 -17.5%
World Walker 8 -20%
World Walker 9 -22.5%
World Walker 10 -25%
World Walker 11 -27.5%
World Walker 12 -30%
World Walker 13 -32.5%
World Walker 14 -35%
World Walker 15 -37.5%
World Walker 16 -40%
World Walker 17 -42.5%
World Walker 18 -45%
World Walker 19 -47.5%
World Walker 20 -50%

Keeper’s Blessing

This trait is used to increase elemental resistance.

Keeper’s Blessing Increase Elemental Resistance
Keeper’s Blessing 1 +1.5%
Keeper’s Blessing 2 +3%
Keeper’s Blessing 3 +4.5%
Keeper’s Blessing 4 +6%
Keeper’s Blessing 5 +7.5%
Keeper’s Blessing 6 +9%
Keeper’s Blessing 7 +10.5%
Keeper’s Blessing 8 +12%
Keeper’s Blessing 9 +13.5%
Keeper’s Blessing 10 +15%
Keeper’s Blessing 11 +16.5%
Keeper’s Blessing 12 +18%
Keeper’s Blessing 13 +19.5%
Keeper’s Blessing 14 +21%
Keeper’s Blessing 15 +22.5%
Keeper’s Blessing 16 +24%
Keeper’s Blessing 17 +25.5%
Keeper’s Blessing 18 +27%
Keeper’s Blessing 19 +28.5%
Keeper’s Blessing 20 +30%

Mother’s Blessing
This trait is used to reduce incoming ranged damage.

Teamwork
This trait is used to increase teamwork range.

Warrior
This trait is used to increase Melee damage.

Shadow Walker
This trait is used to decrease enemy awareness.

Elder Knowledge
This trait is used to experience point bonus increase.

Scavenger
This trait is used to increase the value of scrap boost.

Recovery
This trait is used to increase the value of stamina regeneration and decrease its delay.

Handling
This trait is used to decrease the gun spread and recoil.

Glutton
This trait increases the speed of using consumables.

Catalyst
This trait is used to increase the chance to proc status effects on enemies.

Executioner
This increases the critical Hit chance.

Triage
This is used for health regen effectiveness.

Kingslayer
This trait is used for critical hit damage.

Will to Live
This increases health while wounded.

Arcane Strike
This increases Mod power gained on melee hits.

Mind’s Eye
This increases the ranged damage overall.

Bark Skin
This increases the percentage of the health of the armor.

Revivalist
This increase the revive speed.

All these traits have a specific mechanism of increasing the specific ability with level. These level and percentage increases are identical for all the traits so the table of Level: Change is the same for all the traits given above.