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==Locked Description==
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Possessor is a class introduced in an official addon, available only to donators (buying the game on Steam, etc, counts as a donation). It does not need to be unlocked. You must be online when starting a game as a Possessor.
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Random bosses cannot be Possessors.
  
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
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{{color|crimson|BEWARE: This class is very ''strange'' and may be confusing to play for beginners.}}
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Possessors are a rare breed of psionics. Some call them body snatchers. Some call them nightmarish.
 
Possessors are a rare breed of psionics. Some call them body snatchers. Some call them nightmarish.
  
They are adept at stealing their foes corpses for their own use, discarding their own bodies for a while to use other's.
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They are adept at stealing the corpses of their foes for their own use, discarding their own bodies for a while to use another's.
  
 
Their most important stats are: [[Willpower]] and [[Cunning]]
 
Their most important stats are: [[Willpower]] and [[Cunning]]
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==Possession==
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Possessors can use their {{t|Possess}} talent to steal the bodies of creatures they defeat, and store the bodies in their {{t|Bodies Reserve}}. They can then use {{t|Assume Form}} to inhabit the bodies.
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{{t|Possess}} can only steal the bodies of creatures of certain types. "Humanoid" and "animal" are always available, and you can permanently learn a certain number of extra types (depending on Possess talent level) by trying to possess creatures of new types. If all the extra types have been chosen, you cannot steal the bodies of creatures of other types.
  
 
==Starting Equipment==
 
==Starting Equipment==
*Iron Mace
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*Iron Mace (wielded)
*[[mindstars|Mossy Mindstar]]
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*[[mindstars|Mossy Mindstar]] (wielded)
*Linen Robe
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*Linen Robe (worn)
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*Mossy Mindstar x2 (in secondary slots)
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*Iron Battleaxe (in inventory)
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==Starting Bodies in Reserve==
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You start with the following bodies in reserve:
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*Stone Troll
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*Panther
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*One extra body (and an extra creature type chosen) according to your race:
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{| class="wikitable"
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! Race !! Extra type you can possess !! Extra body added
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|-
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| [[Dwarf]] || Horror || Drem
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|-
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| [[Shalore]] or [[Ogre]] || Immovable || Shimmering Crystal
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|-
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| [[Thalore]] || Elemental || Umber Hulk
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|-
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| [[Yeek]] || Insect || Ritch Flamespitter
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|-
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| [[Skeleton]] || Undead || Ghoul
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|-
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| [[Ghoul]] || Undead || Skeleton Warrior
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|-
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| [[Doomelf]] || Demon || Fire Imp
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|-
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| [[Drem]] || Horror || Grannor'vin
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|-
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| [[Krog]] || Dragon || Storm Drake
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|-
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| [[Orc]] || Giant || Yeti Warrior
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|-
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| [[Kruk Yeti]] or [[Whitehoof]] || Giant || Steam Giant Berserker
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|-
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| Other || Giant || Snow Giant
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|}
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All starting bodies are level 6.
  
 
==Starting Talents==
 
==Starting Talents==
*[[Solipsism (talent)|Solipsism]]
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* {{t|Solipsism}} (1)
*[[Possess (talent)|Possess]]
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* {{t|Possess}} (1)
*[[Psionic Disruption (talent)|Psionic Disruption]]
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* {{t|Psionic Disruption}} (1)
*[[Bodies Reserve (talent)|Bodies Reserve]]
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* {{t|Bodies Reserve}} (1)
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* {{t|Combat Accuracy}} (1)
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* {{t|Heavy Armour Training}} (1)
  
 
==Talent Categories==
 
==Talent Categories==
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{{Talent_row
 
{{Talent_row
 
| Type = [[Psionic (category type)|Psionic]]
 
| Type = [[Psionic (category type)|Psionic]]
| Name = [[Body Snatcher (category)|Body Snatcher]]
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| Name = [[Body snatcher (category)|Body Snatcher]]
 
| Mastery = 1.3
 
| Mastery = 1.3
 
| Locked = yes
 
| Locked = yes
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| Mastery = 1.3
 
| Mastery = 1.3
 
| Locked = yes
 
| Locked = yes
| talent1 = [[Mind Steal (talent)|Mind Steal]]
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| talent1 = [[Mind steal (talent)|Mind Steal]]
 
| talent2 = [[Spectral dash (talent)|Spectral Dash]]
 
| talent2 = [[Spectral dash (talent)|Spectral Dash]]
 
| talent3 = [[Writhing psionic mass (talent)|Writhing Psionic Mass]]
 
| talent3 = [[Writhing psionic mass (talent)|Writhing Psionic Mass]]
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| generic_rows =
 
| generic_rows =
{{Talent_row
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{{combat training row | mastery = 1.0}}
| Type = [[Technique_(category_type)|Techniques]]
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| Name = [[Combat training (category)|Combat Training]]
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| Mastery = 1.3
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| talent1 = [[Thick skin (talent)|Thick Skin]]
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| talent2 = [[Armour training (talent)|Armour Training]]
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| talent3 = [[Combat accuracy (talent)|Combat Accuracy]]
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| talent4 = [[Weapons mastery (talent)|Weapons Mastery]]
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| talent5 = [[Dagger mastery (talent)|Dagger Mastery]]
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}}
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{{Talent_row
 
{{Talent_row
 
| Type = [[Cunning (category type)|Cunning]]
 
| Type = [[Cunning (category type)|Cunning]]
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}}
 
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==Strategy==
 
 
See [[Guides#Psionic|Psionic Strategy Guides]].
 
 
You can also see the Possessor [[Possessor/notes|general notes]], but they may be out of date.
 
  
 
{{classes}}
 
{{classes}}

Latest revision as of 04:58, 24 November 2021

Possessor
Metaclass Psionic
Locked No
Starting Life 90
Life Rating -4
Stat Modifiers
Strength +2
Dexterity +2
Constitution 0
Magic 0
Willpower +3
Cunning +2

Possessor is a class introduced in an official addon, available only to donators (buying the game on Steam, etc, counts as a donation). It does not need to be unlocked. You must be online when starting a game as a Possessor.

Random bosses cannot be Possessors.

Description

BEWARE: This class is very strange and may be confusing to play for beginners.

Possessors are a rare breed of psionics. Some call them body snatchers. Some call them nightmarish.

They are adept at stealing the corpses of their foes for their own use, discarding their own bodies for a while to use another's.

Their most important stats are: Willpower and Cunning

Possession

Possessors can use their Possess talent to steal the bodies of creatures they defeat, and store the bodies in their Bodies Reserve. They can then use Assume Form to inhabit the bodies.

Possess can only steal the bodies of creatures of certain types. "Humanoid" and "animal" are always available, and you can permanently learn a certain number of extra types (depending on Possess talent level) by trying to possess creatures of new types. If all the extra types have been chosen, you cannot steal the bodies of creatures of other types.

Starting Equipment

  • Iron Mace (wielded)
  • Mossy Mindstar (wielded)
  • Linen Robe (worn)
  • Mossy Mindstar x2 (in secondary slots)
  • Iron Battleaxe (in inventory)

Starting Bodies in Reserve

You start with the following bodies in reserve:

  • Stone Troll
  • Panther
  • One extra body (and an extra creature type chosen) according to your race:
Race Extra type you can possess Extra body added
Dwarf Horror Drem
Shalore or Ogre Immovable Shimmering Crystal
Thalore Elemental Umber Hulk
Yeek Insect Ritch Flamespitter
Skeleton Undead Ghoul
Ghoul Undead Skeleton Warrior
Doomelf Demon Fire Imp
Drem Horror Grannor'vin
Krog Dragon Storm Drake
Orc Giant Yeti Warrior
Kruk Yeti or Whitehoof Giant Steam Giant Berserker
Other Giant Snow Giant

All starting bodies are level 6.

Starting Talents

Talent Categories

Class
Type Name Mastery Locked Talents
Psionic Solipsism 1.3 No Solipsism Balance Clarity Dismissal
Psionic Possession 1.3 No Possess Self Persistence Improved Form Full Control
Psionic Psionic Menace 1.3 No Mind whip Psychic Wipe Ghastly Wail Finger of Death
Psionic Psychic Blows 1.3 No Psychic Crush Force Shield Unleashed Mind Seismic Mind
Psionic Battle psionics 1.3 No Psionic Disruption Shockstar Dazzling Lights Psionic Block
Psionic Body Snatcher 1.3 Yes Bodies Reserve Psionic Minion Psionic Duplication Cannibalize
Psionic Deep Horror 1.3 Yes Mind Steal Spectral Dash Writhing Psionic Mass Ominous Form
Generic
Type Name Mastery Locked Talents
Technique Combat Training 1.0 No Thick Skin Heavy Armour Training Light Armour Training
Combat Accuracy Weapons Mastery Dagger Mastery
Cunning Survival 1.0 No Heightened Senses Device Mastery Track Danger Sense
Psionic Mentalism 1.3 No Psychometry Mental Shielding Projection Mind Link
Psionic Ravenous Mind 1.3 No Sadist Channel Pain Radiate Agony Torture Mind

Classes

Classes with a non-white background need to be unlocked or may have other requirements
Classes
Warrior Rogue Mage Afflicted Defiler Celestial Wilder Chronomancer Psionic Adventurer Tinker Demented
Bulwark Rogue Alchemist Cursed Reaver Anorithil Summoner Paradox Mage Mindslayer Adventurer Sawbutcher Writhing One
Berserker Shadowblade Archmage Doomed Corruptor Sun Paladin Wyrmic Temporal Warden Solipsist Wanderer Gunslinger Cultist of Entropy
Archer Marauder Necromancer Doombringer Stone Warden Possessor Psyshot
Arcane Blade Skirmisher Demonologist Oozemancer Annihilator
Brawler