Physical Adept
WetWire  [developer] Jul 20, 2013 @ 1:56pm
Physical Adept Perk Descriptions
Perk Tree
Physical Adept (0 Alteration)
Adds: Passive, Hand-to-Hand damage “scaling”
Adds: Passive, Unarmored Novice “scaling”
Adds: Way of the Fist Novice
Adds: Adept Knockback

Cat's Grace (25 Alteration)
Adds: Enhanced Speed Apprentice
Adds: Passive, Half damage from falling if Unarmored.

Resilience (30 Alteration) (50 Alteration) (70 Alteration)
Adds: Rank 1, Adrenaline Boost Apprentice
Adds: Rank 1, Passive: Unarmored Apprentice “scaling” effective x2
Adds: Rank 2, Adrenaline Boost Journeyman
Adds: Rank 2, Passive: Unarmored Journeyman “scaling” effective x2.5
Adds: Rank 3, Adrenaline Boost Expert
Adds: Rank 3, Passive: Unarmored Expert “scaling” effective x3

Elemental Endurance (40 Alteration)
Adds: 25% Element resistance, Fire / Frost / Shock

Persistence (60 Alteration)
Adds: Body Control
Adds: Stamina regenerates 50% faster when Unarmored.

Nimble (50 Alteration)
Adds: Enhanced Speed Journeyman
Adds: 30% chance time slows down if you are Unarmored during an enemy's power attack.

Immobilizing Strike (90 Alteration)
Adds: Backwards Hand-to-Hand attack has a 25% chance to paralyze the target.

Avert Wounds (80 Alteration)
Adds: 10% chance of avoiding all damage from a melee attack while Unarmored.
Adds: Enhanced Speed Expert

Resonating Fist (100 Alteration)
Adds: 10% chance to reflect melee damage back to the enemy while Unarmored.
Adds: Enhanced Speed Master

Way of the Fist (0 Alteration) (25 Alteration) (40 Alteration) (60 Alteration) (80 Alteration)
Adds: Rank 1, Hand-to-Hand does 20% more damage.
Adds: Rank 2, Way of the Fist Apprentice
Adds: Rank 2, Hand-to-Hand does 40% more damage.
Adds: Rank 3, Way of the Fist Journeyman
Adds: Rank 3, Hand-to-Hand does 60% more damage.
Adds: Rank 4, Way of the Fist Expert
Adds: Rank 4, Hand-to-Hand does 80% more damage.
Adds: Rank 5, Way of the Fist Master
Adds: Rank 5, Hand-to-Hand does 100% more damage.

Efficient Brawler (40 Alteration)
Adds: Power attacks with Hand-to-Hand cost 25% less stamina.

Pressure Points (65 Alteration)
Adds: Attacks with Hand-to-Hand have a 10% chance of doing critical damage.

Armor Penetration (75 Alteration)
Adds: Attacks with Hand-to-Hand ignore 25% of armor.