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 can I maximize my skill points gained in Kingdoms of Amalur?

Skill points are earned 1 per level to a maximum of 40. This number can be increased by using trainers, picking up books and by some equipment. Is it possible to simultaneously max out all the ...
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How can I increase my carrying capacity?

In Kingdoms of Amalur, your character starts out with 70 slots of inventory. It sounds like a lot, but when every other dead brownie or kobold earns you a new pair of pants, it's only a matter of time ...
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What are the various item colors, and what do they mean?

Do the colors of items represent anything other than rarity? If not, what is the breakdown for how rare each color is respectively?
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What is the difference between difficulty levels?

Kingdoms of Amalur has three difficulty levels: Casual, Normal, and Hard. When starting a game and selecting a difficulty, the game gives me no information about how changing the difficulty will ...
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How can I steal things without getting caught?

I was poking my nose about the Alchemist's shop when I found a locked chest. Greedy little sneakthief that I am, I wasted no time in picking the lock in search of loots! The guards, who were upstairs ...
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How do I zoom out?

Is there a way to zoom out in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning? I am a fan of third person view, but I prefer to be a little farther away from my character so that I see more of the area around me. I ...
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Why can't I dispel this ward?

I seem to be having some (a lot) of difficulty dispelling wards on treasures in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. The problem is, after reading the tooltip ~3 times and still not understanding exactly ...
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How can I find a new god?

After the initial character creation, is there any way to change the deity you're worshipping? A certain bonus might have looked attractive on the startup screen but might not be working out (ie ...
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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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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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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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How many factions can I concurrently join in Reckoning?

How many of the major factions can I join in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning? Does joining one of the major factions preclude me from joining another one in particular?
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What epic gems exist in Kingdoms of Amalur?

When considering building a character with a high amount of blacksmithing or sagecrafting it would be helpful to know more about the potential benefits of the gems that can be incorporated into ...
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Is there a good way to store things in Kingdoms of Amalur?

In other games I've had to resort to creating storage characters for the purposes stashing items I might find useful in the future, especially when trying to collect sets. Since Kingdoms is going to ...
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What is the max level in Kingdoms of Amalur?

What is the level cap in Kingdoms of Amalur? And, perhaps more importantly, how many ability points will you have when you reach it? Is it always 3 per level? Can you get ability points in ways ...
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Why can't I junk certain jewelry?

During my travels, I've found some jewelry that wasn't worth keeping and so I threw it in my junk bag so I could easily sell it later on. Recently, I found this interesting piece: This item is ...
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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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What do I do with Kingdom of Amalur's Steam Key?

I have the Steam version of Kingdom of Amalur, and when I opened up the game for the first time, Steam gave me a game key and told me that I'd need to enter it -- except it didn't tell me where, or ...
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What item classes don't take up inventory space?

In Kingdoms of Amalur, you've got a finite inventory. However, I've noticed that not every item (such as alchemical reagents) do not count against your limit. What item classes are effectively ...
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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 do the different weapon damages imply?

So far in my adventuring throughout the world of Kingdoms of Amalur, I've discovered several weapons with stats like: +11 Physical Damage +6 Piercing Damage I realize that Physical ...
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Is Detect Hidden (level 5) required to open secret doors?

I am unclear from the tooltip of level 5 Detect Hidden if it's required for you to open secret doors, or just a useful aid in helping you find them. I ask because I found 4 of 5 lorestones in the ...
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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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What must I do for “Destiny Dominated?”

One of the achievements in KoA is "Destiny Dominated" - I must complete the game on "Hard" difficulty. What are the requirements for this achievement? Can I just turn the difficulty to hard near the ...