Monthly Archives: September, 2003

Skill Atrophy and Retraining


In core rules, the only way for a character’s learned skills to change is for the character to gain a level and spend skill points. It is not possible for an unused skill to lose ranks, nor is is possible for the character to learn a new skill, regardless of what he is doing, without gaining a class level.

This article describes a way to allow a character to change, without requiring him to gain a class level.