Pick Locks

This Skill allows one to open locks without the use of the appropriate key. A critical failure in the use of this Skill will jam the lock, rendering it impossible to open without the proper key or a Spell of some kind. Note that the Character must have lockpicks in his or her possession, in order to use this skill.

Pick lock Apprentice: pick lock action takes half as much time

Pick lock Expert: the Character is unaffected by light penalties

Pick lock Master: the penalty based on the lock's difficulty is halved