Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is the first game by 38 Studios and the first game in the Amalur series, launching February 7th, 2012. Reckoning is an action role-playing game set in the fatalistic world of Amalur. In it the player assumes the role of the fateless, a person resurrected by the Well of ...

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Crafting a greatsword Help

I am trying to craft a greatsword. So far, have been following the guide written here and the following will sum it up: Basic crafting strategy can be summed up as follows: 1. Create a gem with stats ...
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Do DLC weapons level with me?

This is just a quick question. If I had bought the DLC and then opened the box, The weapons are like very low level, will the weapons level up with me? Or should I have waited till I was a high level ...
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Walking glitch in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

I recently tried to get back to playing Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning on my PS3 after a year-long break and I've run into a strange glitch (as I think of it now, it might have been a reason I stopped ...
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Will I keep skill points from books and trainers after respeccing?

When i get some skill points in for example Blacksmithing, Detect Hidden etc by reading books and using trainers, will i get those skill points back when i respec my char at fatewaever? Or those ...
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Does an ability bonus go beyond the maximum listed?

Basically, if I wear something (or get a twist of fate) that gives +1 to might abilities does that give me more of a bonus on any given ability than I would have for maxing it out?
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What levels do each armor tier drop?

I have had extremely varied luck with armor drops on my various characters. So I find myself wondering: at what level is each armor tier supposed to start dropping? For instance, if you wear heavy ...
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Actual Effect of Taking a Blacksmithing Potion

There are three Blacksmithing potions in the Reckoning: Minor Blacksmith's Craft Greater Blacksmith's Craft Master Blacksmith's Craft And so far I have been using them in this way: Swig a ...
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Amalur can't see saves after Origin update

I was happily merrily playing Kingdoms of Amalur until a recent Origin update. This update reseted Amalur settings and saves. Strangly, I can see saves on my hard drive just fine: . How do I make ...
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Saving citizens in the quest: The Widow's Wrath

In the quest "The Widow's Wrath" in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning I accidentally told the widow that I would kill all of the Canneroc citizens. I don't want to do this. I tried attacking her and ...
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How do I remap spells in Kingdoms of Amalur?

I've tried dragging and dropping so many times but its not working. I can see the yellow highlight when you hover your mouse over the ability in the ability screen, but there is no response when I try ...
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Bleeding damage vs increased critical for a blademaster?

In Kingdoms of Amalur: Recoking I'm building a faeblades/bow blademaster. I don't use any of the poison related abilities as I find them quite weak except for the top tier one. I also don't use the ...
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Disabling Cursor “Snap To” Behavior on Overview Map

On both, the Xbox and the PS3 version, when on the overview map the cursor snaps to hotspot icons as soon as the cursor is near enough. it is very hard to precisely select one if several icons are ...
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Do items in houses respawn?

So I've read up on plenty of posts regarding the respawning of things in the game. Which then I concluded all areas (Main, dungeons, caves, towns, etc) entered at a lower level then 40 are pointless ...
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What's the difference between day and night

I've been played this game for 20 hours and I still can't get the difference between day and night. Apart from people occupation, is there any other difference? Some random event that only spawns at ...
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How many persuade opportunities are in Klurikon?

After finishing all side and main quests on the western continent I'm finally in Klurikon. To get the "A Wink and a Smile" trophy I have to succeed at 50 persuation attempts. Unfortunately I don't ...
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Is there a way to drop quests or tasks in Kingdoms of Amalur?

I have a ton of old tasks in my quest log, like Dangerous Game. Because I have the quest, everytime I kill a Crudok or Jottun or the others a vial is placed in my inventory. I've turned the task in ...
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How can I get rid of the Negative Effects from dispelling chests?

I need to get rid of three negative effects that I got from unsuccessfully dispelling three chests. The three Negative Effects that I got from them are: Amman's Burning Gaze, Amman's Thunderous Rage, ...
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Are there more arena battles after main House of Valor questline

After you become champion of the arena in the House of Valor dlc questline, the guy who gave all the missions says you have so many challengers he put them on the exhibition board. However I cannot ...
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Where did the Destiny bonuses to skills on each tier card go?

I had a +1 bonus to all my skills because I had a tier 2 destiny and a +2 bonus for a tier 3 destiny, now they are gone and have no clue why. I have tried levelling up, going to sleep and having a ...
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How to get rid of quest items?

Is there any way to get quest items out of my inventory? There are several things which I know I will not use anymore (such as the House of Ballads armour) but it just sits in my inventory cluttering ...
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Will hostile NPCs remain hostile forever (after theft)?

I was in the Vorm lodge and stole a book I needed for a quest. They caught me and immediately decided to attack, so I ran. I have two open quests for people in the lodge however. I did the quest but ...
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Do I get the benefit of the painting in Mudhold Fasting by using it or do I have to take it to Gravehal?

There is a painting in Mudhold Fasting on Gallows End in the "Dead Kel" expansion of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. Do I get the stat boost from the painting simply by interacting with it or do I need ...
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Viewing stats (such as critical chance) in Kingdoms of Amalur

I'm enjoying my first play-through of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. I'm playing as a Rogue, and am getting pretty obsessive about my critical chance and critical damage (using gear, lorestones, and ...
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What are the numbers in the top-left of the weapon/armor stats display?

This post talks about weapons and armor stats, but doesn't explain the numbers in the top-left corner of the display: What do the different weapon damages imply? These numbers seem to be base ...
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Has the rate of fire of bows been modified by an update?

When I first starting playing, I was able to launch and then juggle an enemy by firing a whole quiver of arrows, but now just a few days ago I cannot do the same combo: I'm only able to fire 3 arrows ...
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Confused about how Bow abilities work

Why does each skill say, "increases quiver size and increase arrow by 1"? I don't see a difference. Ive tried resetting my stats but my arrow count is still 10 whether I have points in arrow abilities ...
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Where can I buy backpacks in KoA in casual mode? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I increase my carrying capacity? I play KoA in casual mode and I want to carry more items in my backpack but I'm unable to find more backpacks. I've already some ...
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Where can I find repair kits in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning?

Repairing items is very expensive and I want to use repair kits for this but I cannot find them. Where is the best place to find repair kits?
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What specific actions decrease a weapon's condition?

I know that "using" a weapon will cause its condition to decrease. What specific actions will cause the condition to drop? Is it only if a weapon connects with an enemy and causes damage?What if a ...
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Post-Story Activities

Are there any significant Post-Story dungeons or quest that are worth doing. I feel as though the game is over aside from some quest cleanup. Is there any specific extremely challenging dungeons or ...
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Why can't I train anymore?

I trained up my detection skill to level one, I'm now trying to train it up again both from the same guy but for some reason he won't let me train anymore. It says that its for levels 0-3 and my skill ...
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What are the new achievements in Legend of Dead Kel?

The new Kingdoms of Amalur DLC says it has five new achievements. What are they, and how do I get them?
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Is there any way to “refine” blacksmithing components?

After deciding I don't need the money from selling all my loot any more, I've started salvaging all the things. Unfortunately, this has left me with a surplus of junk odds and ends I'm never going to ...
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Is the lockpicking skill good for anything other than picking locks?

Since skill points are gained rather slowly in Kingdoms of Amalur, I find myself giving quite a bit of thought as to what skill I invest in each level. I currently have two points invested in ...
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I failed to steal from a NPC. I don't want to kill her because of a quest, but she keeps trying to kill me. What do I do?

I tried to steal from a girl in Kingdoms of Amalur. But she saw me or something like that and now she's trying to kill me if I approach her. The problem is that she's important in a quest I was doing. ...
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Is there any reason to install the demo while I'm downloading the game?

I am twiddling my thumbs waiting for the 10 gig download to complete and I noticed a post that said playing the Mass Effect 3 demo would give me some DLC in Kingdoms of Amalur. I've already got the ...
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After accidentally changing the difficulty and reloading, can I still get the “Destiny Dominated” trophy?

I play Reckoning: KoA on the PS3. I am playing the game on hard difficulty for the "Destiny Dominated" trophy, but I changed the difficulty accidentally due to the sudden popup screen which asked me ...
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Why does my Kingdoms of Amalur take so long to load?

I recently installed a fresh copy of Kingdoms of Amalur on my i7-2600k, 16 gb Win 7 Pro machine through Steam. After looking through the settings I hit new game and was able to preview almost every ...
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Which potions are the most profitable to sell?

I have plenty of potion ingredients and I'm low on cash, so I want to make potions to sell for profit. What are the most profitable potions to make money off? EDIT: I'm able to craft master level ...
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Is there a way to make the game NOT ask me about changing the difficulty after multiple deaths?

I'm playing Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning on the Hard difficulty setting because I would like to get all of the achievements on one playthrough. In some areas I tend to die quite a bit and I've ...
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Do I need to be worried about selling quest-crucial items?

I was going through my inventory to sell to a merchant and ran across some items that sound like they might have been quest related items, but I don't remember: People's Journals, Warsworn Ranks, ...
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Does using 'Auto-Attempt' count towards Open Sesame achievement/trophy?

The description for the Open Sesame achievement says: Dispel 50 wards. When I bring up the Dispel Ward menu I have the option to either 'Dispel' it or 'Auto-Attempt' it. If I auto-attempt and it ...
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Is there any reason to repair items before they reach 0?

In KoA it seems like the most cost-effective method for repairing items is to wait until their condition reaches 0 and then use repair kits. Are there any drawbacks to this? For example, is the item ...
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What is the save file location for Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning?

I want to create backups from my save files for Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. But I can't find them! Where are they?
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Does the cost of using a skill trainer depend on your current skill level?

I've recently come across my first skill trainer (Arnick Arduna, in the Gorhart inn). I was looking forward to upping my Detect Hidden skill, but then I saw that I would have to part with around 15K ...
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Are heavy damage and light damage mutually exclusive?

At first, I was putting bonus % damage against lightly wounded targets on all my gear, under the assumption that anyone who is damaged would count. I.E., if you stab me once, I'm bleeding a bit. Stab ...
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My shield disappeared during my jailbreak!

I got arrested for stealing in the town of Didenhil in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning and I then went and escaped from jail. After grabbing my equipment I ran out of town and did some other stuff. ...
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Why don't health bonus items seem to work?

In Kingdoms of Amalur, Reckoning, I have a level 4 character with 69 max health. When I equip a ring that gives me "+5 Health" the health number doesn't seem to change at all. Is this a bug?
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Do skill points from trainers disappear in Kingdom of amalur with a respec? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What happens to skill levels gained via training if I use a Fateweaver? If, for example, I spend 100-150k gold on training lockpicking/merc/stealth skills, then I change ...
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Where can I find Scholia Arcana in Rathir?

I know I can buy a backpack from someone in here but I can't actually find it in Rathir. Can anyone steer me in the right direction?