Questions tagged [pillars-of-eternity]

A 2015 fantasy role-playing game in the style of the classic Infinity Engine games (Baldur's Gate, Icewind Dale, Torment) that was funded through Kickstarter.

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Is it possible to raise stats?

I found a lot of dialogue choices requiring high Perception and I started the game with just 10 plus 1 for being an elf. With a magical helm and tower rest bonus I can temporarily boost it to 13, but ...
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Bell puzzle in the Temple of Eothas

In the Temple of Eothas there are 3 bells that you have to ring to (presumably) open the door to the next level. I've found one clue, that the large bell is to be rang second, where can I find the ...
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Where can I find a gun as quickly as possible?

I was told this game has guns. But I've been playing for hours and seen absolutely no sign of one. Where can I acquire a gun for what I had hoped to make into my badass new Wizard With A Shotgun?
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Who are the recruitable Companion NPC's, and where can I find all of them?

In addition to recruiting custom adventurers at the Inn (who are bland, boring, and lifeless stick figures with no dialog!), I know that Pillars of Eternity has a bunch of Companions I can recruit who ...
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What effects do Prestige and Security have on my keep?

I just got control of my keep and started the first upgrades. Each upgrade has a Prestige and a Security value associated with it. From what I understood, upgrading my keep might draw attention and I'...
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How often are damage over time effects applied?

I'm not clear on how often damage over time (or healing over time, for that matter) affects get applied. Take, for example, the following spell: I have to assume that raising the base duration up to ...
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How does personality reputation work?

I've been playing, and I have noticed that I have picked up several personality reputations, mostly by my diaglogue choices. Looking at them, I get the feeling it just adds up the number of times you ...
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Does the Larder Door work with the Two Weapon Style talent?

The Larder Door is a pretty rad shield; it has solid stats, and more importantly, grants Bash, which allows it to be used as a weapon: (Note that there is a second weapon displayed on the side there -...
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Where can I find rubies for enchanting?

I thought I'd start enchanting some stuff, starting with the Blunderbuss for my Cipher. I have the necessary level to enchant it to Exceptional, but I'm missing some required ingredients: I have ...
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How to beat the enemy on main hall in Endless Path of Od Nua Level 7?

I've been spending hours beating this floor. I can't get through the main hall, there is too many enemies. I tried leading them on a narrow doorstep to have them funneled but their spells really gets ...
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Can I make my character a trap build when creating them in Pillars of Eternity?

As it is not possible to upgrade the attributes in game I am wondering: Is it possible to build trap character, as in: unable to proceed during the later game, when downgrading one stat in order to ...