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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How to figure out which trainers I have already visited?

I am trying to figure out which of my skills I have already visited trainers for, so I wanted to know if there is an easy way to figure out which skills I have trained in, or if I need to go to every ...
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Are there any blacksmith merchants who sell “master” level components?

I've been buying "Improved" and "Greater" tier components from merchants, especially the blacksmithing merchants in Rathir. I was hoping that once I got to the eastern continent I could find a ...
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Can you utilize both basic trainers?

Everywhere I look, there are two basic trainers for each skill. Can one use both of these trainers if they spaced their points properly and were ellidgible by level? Example Coming from IGN: (0 to ...
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Does finesse-based equipment make it easier to sneak?

Does finesse-based equipment (i.e. leather) make you harder to detect?
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How should I build a Finesse-Sorcery character?

Cage has been leveling up as a pure finesse archer. His arrows now are too powerful so he wants to change it up a little bit. He wants to try out those girly weapons called chakrams and some pew-pew ...
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What is the point of the titles in the Garden City of Ysa?

In Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning several ambassadors are selling titles in Ysa, what is the point of getting one? Also, can I hold more than 1 title?
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Can I craft armor that can use Epic Gems?

I craft almost all my own armor and weapons. I've recently unlocked the ability to craft epic gems. I can include gems in my armor and weapons, but I can't seem to combine the two. Is there any way ...
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Where's a good location for crafting?

I like to craft new items, since they tend to be more powerful than what I can find or buy. However, I've yet to find a good location to do my crafting. Ideally this place would have: A fast ...
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How is critical damage calculated?

Based on experience in other games I'd expect it to work one of two ways: Crit: ( Damage + ( Damage * Bonus damage percent)) * (2 + critical damage percent) or Crit: Damage * (2 + critical damage ...
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Is there a way to toggle walking mode with keyboard & mouse on the PC in Reckoning?

On the forums it seems like it is possible to walk with your character using a controller, but I can't find a keyboard shortcut that does the same thing. Am I missing something?
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What are the different tiers of armor?

I've been noticing as I progress through the game that I see different tiers of armor. For instance, in the Might tree, I used to run into Azurite armor often, then later Sylvanite, and now I'm ...
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How do I start the Mage faction quest line?

I've managed to get to about level 30 in Kingdoms of Amalur without ever bumping into the mage faction quest line, though I've seen mention elsewhere that such a thing exists. Where do I need to go ...
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Which gems are most valuable?

I've got a lot of shards filling my inventory, and despite the fact that they're weightless, I'd like to get rid of them... in the most profitable way possible, of course. Turning them into gems ...
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Enemy respawning in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

How does respawning work in KoA? It appears to be almost immediate in the "overworld", but what about in dungeons? Do bosses ever respawn?
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What effect does the Difficulty Level have in Kingdoms of Amalur? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the difference between difficulty levels? What changes are there in KoA gameplay as you step up the difficulty level? I assume the enemies will have more health ...
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Does Enduring Agony increases the damage of bleeding and poison?

I know that Enduring Agony (finesse ability) increases the duration of poison and bleeding but does it increase their damage as well?
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How to open Aster Strongboxes in Kingdom of Amalur?

I searched internet for an answer but all I found was that I need to find a gravestone that gives me "half an amulet" which then starts a questline that will reward me a key to these chests. What is ...
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Where can I find skill books?

I have found a couple of skill books that when read, leveled up my skill, one in sagecrafting and the other one in stealth. Are the locations of skill books random? If it isn't random, where can I ...
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Do I need to keep Enconeg's Ring?

Today I noticed that I have a ring called "Enconeg's Ring" in my inventory. It's white, and has the following description: A wedding ring owned by Enconeg Holn, a crazy fisherman of Ettinmere. It ...
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How can I dispel a chest with my mouse? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why can't I dispel this ward? I am having inmense trouble dispelling chests, even the ones that are labelled as easy. Sometimes if any, I get to click only ward. Is ...
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How long and how much can I benefit from praying?

When you pray on a shrine you get a temporary buff, how long does this buff last? Also, how many of this buffs can I have simultaneously?
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What happens to skill levels gained via training if I use a Fateweaver?

If I go and buy some training for my skills (say I used 2 mercantile trainers and an alchemy trainer) and then use a fateweaver to reset everything, what would happen? Would I lose all the training, ...
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Repairing items in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

How is the cost of repairing items calculated? There seems to be a pretty big range. Also, do repair kits always restore the same amount of damage or does it vary based on item type and quality?
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Will %XP items increase all of the XP you gain?

I found a pretty handy little necklace while playing Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. It looks a little something like this: Now this little gem has me wondering: Does the Experience Bonus count ...
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Why is my chance of theft discovery high even if a guard is nowhere near? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I steal things without getting caught? In Shieldring Keep, I have picked the lock on a side room chest. There is a patrolling guard who exits the room and walks ...
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How are blacksmithing bonuses determined?

Currently, I have my blacksmithing at the highest level, as well as my sagecrafting. I've been socketing epic gems into weapons during the crafting process for a few levels now. I am a little confused ...
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Can a skill carry over through salvaging?

I've been trying to salvage a buckler I bought with +1 finesse on it over and over, but I never get anything worth anything out of it. Am I wasting my time? It's a blue buckler, and the only special ...
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Is there a shop at the Ballads Oratory?

When I reached the Ballads Oratory as part of the Ballad of Bloody Bones quest my backpack was completely full, so I was delighted to see that the map showed there was a shop inside. However I talked ...
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Does %elemental resistance work without any elemental resistance gear?

I crafted some gems with +7% elemental resistance. I socketed one of those gems into a chest piece. Is there something like a base resistance against the elements? If I don't have any other equipment ...
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Can I have the PC version display a PS3 controller layout?

The only reason I even considered picking up Kingdoms of Amalur for the PC was the fact that the game still supports a gamepad. Since I own a PS3, my gamepad of choice is one of my PS3 controllers ...
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Does destiny affect the type of loot you get in Kingdoms of Amalur?

Does destiny change the loot you get? If you take sorcery destiny will that make it so most items you get in the game world are weapons/armors mages use, or if you choose finesse destiny would it ...
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What does %elemental damage get me?

I just made a pair of daggers with +8% poison damage. I didn't have any decent Rivets available, so it was a choice between that and +8% bleed damage. The dagger now has a listed bonus of "+8% poison ...
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What's giving me +1 to all skills?

Somehow, something I did/have has given me +1 to all skills: I've searched through my entire inventory and checked my active effects and nothing says anything about buffing any skills, let alone ...
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What interface-specific keyboard shortcuts are there?

I've noticed when in the menu, there are a few undocumented keyboard shortcuts. I've found the following so far: 1 appears to work the same as Enter 2 will compare items in the menu 3 will ...
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How do I create a mastercraft item?

I've leveled my blacksmithing up to level 10 and am now interested to see what it means to mastercraft an item. From several other places I've read, this simply indicates that I should now be able to ...
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Are there any partial or complete set bonuses in Kingdoms of Amalur?

In other games where set items exist (I'm specifically thinking of Diablo II) there are partial or complete set bonuses, additional bonuses that are applied for having and wearing the entire set. ...
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What are Echostones?

So I recently discovered a few Echostones, however when I try to use them I get the message that it doesn't respond to my interaction. So what purpose has the Echostones, and how can I use them?
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Can you rebind the movement keys?

When I played through the demo of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, I could never figure out how to rebind the movement keys. I prefer to use ESDF instead of the standard WASD, and while I was willing ...
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What happens if you fail a quest?

I was skimming through the Stats screen in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning when I came across this puzzling bit of information: Personally, I wasn't even aware of the fact that failing a quest was ...
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What's the most efficient way to make money?

What's the most efficient way to make money? Is there a good place to farm with a relatively high $$$ drop, or even one-time loots that are especially well rewarding?
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Is there a way to remove a curse without going to a healer?

I really suck at removing wards so I am often cursed, usually half way through a dungeon when I can't get to a healer. Is there a way to remove the curse myself?
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Item rarities in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the various item colors, and what do they mean? What are the item classes (e.g. green, purple etc) in KoA and what are their characteristics? Is there a ...
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Is there a “wait” command?

I need to wait for the night to be able to steal something. Is there a "wait" command, kind of the one in Skyrim?
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Can I make a profit off blacksmithing?

In Kingdoms of Amalur, my character found putting points in blacksmithing rapidly generated a hurricane of parts, pieces, bits, bobs, and odds n' ends. This sent my OCD into panic mode, and I ...
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How do I decide which ambassador to assassinate?

In the city of Ysa, I was approached by Ambassador Keen, who gave me the Uprising quest, which requires me to assassinate Ambassador Brenner. However, if I speak to Ambassador Brenner about it, she in ...
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Is it better to sell looted items early in the game, or scrap them for blacksmithing?

I am really early in the game, which means my blacksmith skill is very low. Is it best to sell weapons and armour for the money right now, or should I start focusing on blacksmithing from the start?
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How to change FOV on Kingdoms of Amalur? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I zoom out? Its restricted FOV has given me a wicked headache, something I have never got before, not even with Darkness II. Any fix for the Field Of View for ...
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In stores, how do I see the stats of the items that they have for sale?

I wanted to see if the Daggers of Puncturing where better than the ones that I am wearing, I can't seem to figure out how to do this. I hover the pointer over the item, nothing. I double click the ...
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Where are the Lorestones in Gorguath?

I completed The Song of Sir Sagrell quest in Reckoning and did a relatively thorough search of Gorguath but I can only find four of the Lorestones. Is one in a hidden location, or have I just missed ...
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How do I activate Kingdom of Amalur's online pass on the PC?

It is well known that Kingdoms of Amalur is one of the many games that employ the online pass method of encouraging new purchases (and for making more off of used copies). Snooping around the ...