The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is a game that refuses to die, much like GTA 5, Minecraft, and many other increasingly nostalgic titles. To date, the Skyrim Reddit The page is populated and bustling, much more so than most Reddit pages of the latest and greatest games. Right now, the first post on this Reddit page is a player’s discovery of a classic trick that lets you quickly and effortlessly maximize one of your character’s skills. Of course, while the trick is new to the player and many others – if not most players – it’s not technically new, but that hasn’t stopped the post from quickly pulling to the top.
Taking on the platform, the player shared that you are able to maximize your character’s speaking level by simply repeating a dialogue branch with Jarl Balgruuf the Great, quite early in the game, making it quite an achievement. pretty handy, although speaking is far from one of the most useful skills you can maximize.
Below you can check the trick for yourself:
For those who don’t know: Speaking is one of the game’s eighteen skills which is used to haggle, barter, intimidate, and persuade. Unlike some skills, this is a skill that every player and character will use whether they upgrade it or not, unless the player avoids all trading and bartering and never tries to persuade. It can be done, but it is difficult.
As a veteran Skyrim players will know, this isn’t the only max-speech feat in the game. There’s another involving, Ungrien and the Black-Briar Meadery in Rifton. However, unlike the one above, this particular exploit has been fixed.
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