Assassin's Kiss (Passive): Greatly
increases the damage done when using
the backstabbing ability of a weapon.
Only works for items with the backstabbing
ability such as daggers.
Lock pick: Locked doors are no longer an
obstacle for those with this useful ability.
To be able to use the lock pick skill you
need to have lock picks in your inventory.
To obtain lock picks you will have to
explore the world, or trade with merchants.
If you have a lock pick in your inventory,
make the lock pick skill your active skill,
and then right-click. Your mouse cursor will
change into a rotating key. Now select the
door or container you wish to lock pick,
and if your lock pick skills are good
enough, the door or container will be
opened when you left-click on it. Each lock
pick attempt will remove a lock pick from
your inventory. To cancel the lock picking,
Pickpocket: Increases your abilities to
relieve others of their wealth or possessions.
To steal from a character, make
the pickpocket skill your active skill,
and right-click. Your mouse cursor will
change into a waving hand. Left-click on
the character who you want to steal
from. If your attempt is successful an
inventory window will pop up, just as it
would for containers. You can now
attempt to steal something from him.
Be warned - a character's reactions to
stealing can be fierce!
Evade Trap (Passive): Helps you
avoid devious traps laid by the hand of
your enemies. If you learn the evade
trap skills, you will be able to detect and
disarm traps. Traps can be detected by
moving your mouse cursor slowly over
the area you suspect to be trapped. If
you successfully detect a trap, the area
which is trapped will glow red. Click on
the red area to disarm the trap.
Deadly Gift: Create a dangerous trap
for your enemies to blunder into. This
powerful skill allows you to create your
own traps. There are three types of
traps available in Divine Divnity: Spider
mines, Trail bombs and Death Scorpions.
To be able to use any of these
traps, you first need to find or buy the
corresponding objects in the game.
For spider mines, these are little eggs.
For trail bombs, it is a small sack containing
a highly explosive powder. For
death scorpions, you need a small cage
containing the scorpion. Once you have
acquired any of these objects, selecting
the deadly gift skill will pop up a submenu
of available traps. Click on any of
the icons in the submenu to select a
trap as your currently active trap. Now
right-click in the world to use your trap.
Elven Stamina (Passive) – Grants you
almost Elven-like abilities, e.g. to run
for longer periods.
Embrace Shadows: Allows you to
become almost invisible in poorly-lit
areas. This is a skill especially favored
amongst members of the Thieves Guild.
Be aware that this skill will fail in the
presence of light. To use, make the skill
your active skill, and right-click.
Poison Weapon: Create even more
pain for your opponents by applying
poison to your weapons. To poison your
weapon, you first need to have poison in
your inventory. There are different types
of poison in Divine Divinity, and if you
have more than one poisonous potion,
you will need to select which poison you
want to apply to your weapon. To apply
poison to your weapon, select the poison
weapon skill as your active skill, select
the poison you wish to use, if applicable,
and then right-click again to poison your
weapon. Each time you hit an enemy
with a poisoned weapon, it will lose
some of the poison until eventually there
is no poison left. To apply more poison
to the weapon, simply rightclick
again. You will be able
to do this for as long as
you have poison in