Greedfall Skills and Skill Trees Guide – Skill Points Farming, Skill Altars Locations

Greedfall features a skill system in the game which included three skill trees. The skills enhance the abilities of the players. You need to earn skill points in order to unlock the skills from the skill tree and to earn those skill points you need to progress through the game, complete missions, level up or find Skill Altars.

Greedfall Skills

To earn skill points you need to increase your character level by earning experience points. To earn experience points you need to kill the enemies and bosses that come in your way.

Other than that, completing all the quests in the game also rewards you with XP for you to unlock more Greedfall abilities.

You can also acquire skill points by discovering and activating the Skill Altars hidden in the game. You have to find these hidden objectives which are scattered around the world after you leave New Serene. The locations for these skill altars are written below:

  • Glendgnamvar, Shore of Tall Bones
  • Magasvar, Vale of the Great Battle
  • Wenshaganaw, The Singing Waters
  • Tir Dob, The Black Lands

Magic Skill Tree

The Magic skill tree focuses on conjuring magical abilities that are both offensive and defensive.

Stasis
Immobilizes the enemy for the duration of the effect but if the player receives damage, it will cancel the effect.

Stagnation
Effect Duration: +20%
Increases the duration of Stasis.

Corrosive Emanation
Armour Dmg.: 20/s
Stasis destroys the armor of the immobilized enemies.

Perfect Incantation
Magic Cost: -25%
Reduces the magic energy for Stasis.

Crystallization
Damage: +50%
The stasis effect makes the enemies more vulnerable to the next attack they will receive.

Magic Healing
Instantly heals the player.

Armour Breaker
Increases physical armor and regenerates it progressively for the duration of the effect

Steadfast Light
Balance: +30
Increases balance of the Shield of the Enlightened.

Shield of Fury
Fury Gen.: +5
Shield of the Enlightened increases the fury of the incoming attacks.

Holy Bulwark
Magical Res.: +20% | Elemental Res.: +20%
Shield of the Enlightened increases the elemental and magic resistance.

Blessing of the Enlightened
Shield of the Enlightened affects allies for half of its effects.

Divine Magic Ring
Allows the use of Divine Magic Rings.

Ravenous Shadows
Magical Dmg.: +10%
Shadow Missle and Shadow Impact deal more damage.

Shadow Dancing
Increases the combo speed of Shadow Impact.

Destabilizing Impact
Stun: +100%
The loss of balance due to Shadow Impact increases.

Light Projectiles
Magic Cost: -10%
Reduces the magic energy for Shadow Missle.

Lightning Dash
Allows the to back off instantly after dodging. Only works with a Divine Magic Ring equipped.

Faster than Lightning
Increases attack speed after a Lightning Dash.

Light Shadow Impact
Magic Cost: -10%
Reduces the magic energy for Shadow impact.

Ranged Shadow Impact
Shadow impact covers a greater distance.

Whirlwind of Shadows
Increases attack speed with Shadow Missle.

Storm
Sends a shock wave that causes a Stasis effect for all enemies in combat.

Vulnerability Storm
Storm leaves enemies vulnerable to magic damage and slowing effects.

Extended Storm
Duration of the vulnerability caused by Storm lasts longer.

Shadow Burst
Knocks back and deals magic damage to all enemies around the caster.

Warrior Skill Tree

The Warrior skill tree focuses on melee combat and techniques

One-handed blades
Allows you to use one-handed weapons.

Sharp Steel
Increases 10% damage of one-handed weapons.

Cruel Steel
Increases 20 percent more damage to unarmed enemies when using a one-handed weapon.

Strong Kick
Kick stuns an enemy for a moment.

Devastating Kick
Destroys enemy armor with a kick.

Long Blades
It allows you to use two-handed blades.

Sharpened Edge
Increases two-handed weapon damage by 10 percent.

Cutting Breath
Increases the range of your attack.

Steel Squall
Reduces the attacks cooldown which increases the attack speed of your players.

Fury
Increases attack speed.

Powerful Fury
Increases the power of stunning.

Regenerative Fury
Fury restores health and armor points.

One-handed Heavy Weapons
Allows you to use maces, hammers, and axes.

Strong Grip
Increases 10% damage of blunt weapons.

Chained Attacks
Allows faster attack with blunt weapons.

Devastating Impact
Each hit stuns the opponent and throws them off balance.

Armour Breaker
Increases the power of attacks dealt with enemies with armor.

Two-handed Heavy Weapons
It allows the use of heavy two-handed weapons.

Iron Grip
Increases 10% damage of blunt weapons

Steel Wall
You are better at two-handed weapons.

Shock Wave
Heavy attack causes a shock wave that sends opponents off balance.

Seismic Shock
Increases the radius of the shock wave.

Technical Skill Tree

The Technical skill tree focuses on learning a combat technique that allows a player to craft items that are to be used in the battles.

Firearms
Allows the use of ranged weapons.

Precise Calibration
Each firearm inflicts more damage.

Destructive Shot
Shots can destroy armor.

Impact Bullets
Shots stun opponents.

Rifle
Allows you to use a rifle.

Anointed Weapons
Allows you to use potions on weapons to increase their attack power.

Alchemical Dosage
Increases the power of potions.

Assassin’s Touch
Weapons strengthened with potions are highly poisonous.

Focused Alchemical Fire
Increases elemental damage.

Bomb
You can throw bombs.

Powerful Bomb
Increases the strength and range of bombs.

Toxic Bomb
Bombs poison opponents.

Set Trap
Allows you to use alchemical potions that explode on contact with the enemy.

Fast Trap
Allows you to place traps during combat.

Destructive Elemental Preparations
Increases the damage dealt with armor.

Seismic Magic Preparations
Increases magic damage.

Economical Alchemy
Allows you to re-collect ingredients from disarmed/destroyed traps.

Phial Throw
A thrown phial acts like a grenade/bomb it explodes upon contact with the enemy.

Light Grenades
Allows you to throw grenades farther.

Mephitic Discharge
A phial poisonous environment upon explosion.

Extended Stasis Alchemy
The stasis potion has an increased duration.

Devastating Grenades
Increases the effective range of skills from the technical tree.