Savage

Class Type:Advanced
Realm:Midgard
Parent Class:Viking
Description:
Official Description:

The Savage is a studded-armor wearing fighter who disdains normal weapons in favor of hand-to-hand combat. Savages aren't interested in mastering the art of complicated weapons - instead they affix simple sharp or blunt weapons to their hands and swing away.

Savages follow the Valkyn god of war, Kelgor, who represents bloodlust and the battlefield. Kelgor has been adopted by the Norse gods, especially Modi and Odin, as a brother-in-arms so long as the Valkyn continue assisting the Norse in their fight against the Morvaltar.

The Savage receives a new weapon skill called "Hand to Hand". In general, the Savage's hand to hand weapons attach to his hands and can deal out slashing or thrusting damage. H2H is a dual-weapon skill, in that it allows the Savage to wield two weapons at the same time. However, it is set up differently from the dual wield/left axe skills that are currently in the game. H2H will always attack with the right hand by default. When the skill "fires", then the Savage will hit with both hands in that round. Please note that at higher levels, Savages have the chance of hitting more than twice per round.

The Savage learns special H2H combat styles as he specs up in the H2H spec - some of these combat styles allow the Savage to attack more than one enemy in the same round. The Savage also can specialize in a set of combat abilities called "Savagery", which allow the Savage to modify his combat chances, such as chance to evade, parry, buff attack speed or DPS, and also convert hit points to endurance. All Savagery abilities take a percentage of your base hitpoints when they wear off or are refreshed.

Valkyn, Norse, Troll, and Kobold Vikings become Savages by joining the House of Kelgor.

Links to Official Shrouded Isles screenshots:
Male Valkyn Guard in Knarr
Valkyn Female near Aegirhavn
Female Valkyn in Wasteland
Male Valkyn in Aegirhavn
Female Valkyn in Delling Crater
Midgard mammoth and Valkyn player


Trainers and Locations:
Aegirhamn -- Tuukka
Bjarken -- Veikko
Fort Atla -- Ronja
Gna Faste -- Tahvo
Jordheim -- Jaako
Jordheim -- Pirkko
Hagall -- Seaja
Vindsaul Faste -- Kaisa

Levels and Titles:
Level 05 -- Initiate of Kelgore
Level 10 -- Apprentice of Kelgor
Level 15 -- Servant of Kelgore
Level 20 -- Tribal Defender
Level 25 -- Defender of Kelgor
Level 30 -- Tribal Wilding
Level 35 -- Tribal Warrior
Level 40 -- Protector of Kelgor
Level 45 -- Tribal Legend
Level 50 -- Fist of Kelgor
Quests for Savage
Search for Equipment for Savage

Additional Info

Starting Stats:
Primary = DEX; Secondary = QUI; Tertiary = STR
Race STR CON DEX QUI INT PIE EMP CHA
Dwarf 60 80 50 50 60 60 60 60
Kobold 50 50 70 70 60 60 60 60
Norseman 70 70 50 50 60 60 60 60
Troll 100 70 35 35 60 60 60 60
Valkyn 55 45 65 75 60 60 60 60
Skill points acquired every level: 1.5 X current level


Epic Quest List:

For Warrior, Berserker, Hunter and Savage

Level Name
5 Whispers of Conflict (Epic 1)
10 The Shadow of War (Epic 2)
15 Armed and Dangerous (Epic 3)
20 Blodfelag Jailbreak (Epic 4)
25 Blodfelag Brouhaha (Epic 5)
30 Caught Redhanded (Epic 6)
35 Visions of Red (Epic 7)
40 Ragnarok Now (Epic 8)
45 Let Sleeping Serpents Lie (Epic 9)
Realm Abilities for Savage
Weapon Styles for Savage

Skills

  Alchemy
  Armor Crafting
  Armor: Cloth
  Armor: Leather
  Armor: Studded
  Axe
  Fletching
  Hand to Hand
  Parry
  Savagery
  Spellcrafting
  Staff
  Sword
  Tailoring
  Weapon Smithing

Links

  • Savage FAQ by Trevanti 11.22.02
  • Light Tanks of DAoC (Message Board)
  • Trollheim (Message Board)
  • IGN/Vault Savage Forum (Message Board)
  • Last Updated: Fri Dec 2 13:40:32 2005