Divine Divinity skills

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Skills are additional abilities that can be learned by Lucian upon leveling up. Regardless of character selection at the start of Divine Divinity, the character starts with 2 skills and is given the option to earn 1-2 points towards skills at each level.

Way of the mage[edit]

Mage skills, focus on magic abilities of which all require magic to use. With the exception of summons, mage skills must be cast for each attack.

Powers of matter
Skill Description Min level Max level Min magic max magic
Hell spikes Call on the netherworld to shoot spikes under the feet of your opponents.
Energy cage Encircles your hapless victim with an impenetrable magic barrier 12 10
Limbs of lead Once cast upon your opponent, their limbs become like lead and they are slowed to a crawl 5 5
Telekinesis Discover the power to manipulate and use objects at a distance 10 10
Deadly discs Three vicious discs bristling with knives spiral outward from the caster striking all within range 4
Polymorph Transform your opponent into a harmless creature ready for the slaying 16
Skeletal wall The caster calls upon the dead to summon forth hardened skeletal fighters 16 16
Seeking flame Send forth a snaking stream of flame to explode upon contact with your enemy 24 21
Powers of the body and spirit
Skill Description Min level Max level Min magic max magic
Wizard's sight Use the power of magic to cast your view into areas your feett have yet to tread 1 1
Bless Call upon the goods to grant you a blessing of the body 3 6
Restoration Send your magical energy coursing through your veins to restore your health after battle. 8
Withering curse Cast this on your opponents and watch as their innate resistances are weakened 8 8
Aura of guarding A bright, shimmering magical shield protects the caster from all forms of physical attacks 10 10
Magical might Once cast, magical energies course through your muscles boosting your natural strength 12 12
Spellshield Once cast a bright magical shield of absorbing energy protects the caster from magical attacks 16 12
Fade from sight A poweful and useful spell of invisibility that will leave your enemies bemused 24 24
Elemental powers
Meteorstrike Cast your will into the heavens and bring forth a meteor to strike at your opponent 1 2
Lightning Send forth a searing bolt of lightning to strike down your opponents 10 6
Freeze bring your opponent to a complete halt and then eliminate them or make your escape 5 4
Burning wall Once cast you will leave a wall of energy behind you as you walk 16 14
Elemental bolt Hurl a powerful bolt of elemental energy towards your enemy 16 15
Poisonous cloud Envelope your victims in billowing clouds of poisonous fumes 20 16
Elemental hail Shower your enemies in a searing hail of elemental energy 24 15
Elemental strike A coctail of elemental damage is hurled towards you opponent, who is poisoned, burned and electrocuted 24 24
Powers of summoning
Skill Description Min level Max level Min magic max magic
Summon vermin brings forth a pack of rats to attack and harass your opponents 1
Summon skeleton Calls on the long buried dead to arise and fight at your side 3 3
Life leech Drain the vitality force from your opponent and add it to your own reserves 10 8
Master summoner You have mastered the art of summoing and creatures you have called forth become more powerful 10 - -
Banish Sends those that are summoned back to whence they came 10 10
Resurrect Grants you the godlike abilityt to the fallen back to life 16 16
Transfer powers Summoned creatures gain some of your passive abilities 24 - -
Summon demonic aide Summons a knight of the demonic realm to help you in battle 24 24

Way of the survivor[edit]

Way of the warrior[edit]

Path of the specialist
Skill Description Min level Max level Min magic max magic
Sword expertise The knowledge of swordmasters become available to you 1 - -
Mace expertise Call on the knowledge of the masters to improve your fighting skills and the damage down wielding the mace in battle 1 - -
Axe expertise Improve your skills with the axe and vastly improve the damage inflicted when weilding the axe in battle 1 - -
Hammer expertise Weild the hammer with deadly proficiency and speed 1 - -
Spear expertise Spear attacks become faster and deadlier and your spear throwing accuracy is improved 1 1
Bow expertise Tap into the elven skill with the bow and ehance your archery abilities 1 - -
Crossbow expertise Increase the speed and power of your attacks when using the crossbow 1 - -
Shield expertise Become one with your shield and use it not only to defenmd against attacks but also as a deadly weapon 8 - -
Path of the ranger
Skill Description Min level Max level Min magic max magic
Elven sight You can see further and thus target and attack your enemies from afar - -