Each character in Lineage II has a set of basic characteristics. There are 6 basic characteristics in total. They depend of the race and the class of a character. Basic characteristics don’t increase as characters gain more levels, however, they can be changed using different items or tattoos.
Basic characteristics impact
|STR||P. Atk., P. Critical Damage|
|DEX||P. Critical Rate, P. Accuracy, P. Evasion, Atk. Spd.|
|CON||Max.HP, HP Recovery Bonus, Max.СР, Weight Limit, Breath Limit, underwater НР decrease, shield defense rate, Resistance to debuff attacks (stun, poison, bleeding)|
|INT||M. Atk., M. Critical|
|WIT||M. Critical Rate, M. Accuracy, M. Evasion, Casting Spd., Magic Resistance, HP restoration when resurrected.|
|(MEN)||Magic Resistance, Max.МР, МР restoration Spd, magic cancel rate, increases status resistance (debuffs, madness (Fear, Silence), paralysis, НР decrease, МР decrease magic, НР recovery decrease, skill usage timeout increase, recovery speed decrease)|
Adding and removing tattoos
Tattoos affect basic characteristics of a character. There's a Symbol Maker NPC in every township, which can make a tattoo or remove it. The service is not free. To make a tattoo, you need 10 same dyes for tattoos. When a tattoo is removed, the characters gets 5 same dyes back. NPCs Dye Merchant sell dyes.
Rules of using tattoos
- A basic characteristics can be increased by +15 only.
- There are dyes for making tattoos for 1st, 2nd and 3rd transferred classes.
- First class characters can make 2 tattoos. * Second and third class characters can make 3 tattoos.
- Tattoos for second and third class characters intended for increasing such base characteristics as INT, WIT and MEN are limited by classes which can use them.
Tattoos usage limits
Some classes cannot use certain combinations of basic characteristics change.
|Tattoo type||Can be used by||Tattoo type||Can be used by|
|+STR -CON||All classes||+INT -MEN||Mystics|
|+STR -DEX||All classes||+INT -WIT||All except healers|
|+CON -STR||All classes||+MEN -INT||Mystics|
|+CON -DEX||All classes||+MEN -WIT||Mystics|
|+DEX -STR||All classes||+МДР -INT||All except healers|
|+DEX -CON||All classes||+WIT -MEN||Mystics|
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