Quick Facts about Weapons Skill Trees for Beginners in New World


In New World, Progression is linked to each unique weapon as opposed to a specific class like most MMO's.  You are able to level every weapon on one character if you want!  If you want to level a certain Weapon Skill Tree in New World, you simply equip the weapon and go to work!  Here are some quick facts about Weapon Skill Tree's in New World.  

Max level for each weapon is 20.  As you progress towards the max level of a weapon, you will earn you 20 points to apply between the weapons two skill trees.  During this progression, you will be forced to make choices as each weapon has 31 - 32 nodes between the two skill trees with Each tree having between 15-16 nodes.  Its important to note that It takes 10 points to the open up the bottom skill in the tree, only allowing you to access one "trademark" Skill for each weapon.

Weapon Skill Trees are made up of both Passive and Active Skills.  All active skills progress linearly, meaning that if a node is connected by a line, it must have the proceeding node filled in before it will become available.  Passive skills open based off of the amount of point spend in that specific Skill Tree.  For Example if you place points in the Berserk side of the Axe tree, that will only help you progress towards the passives in that specific tree.  

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