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Far Cry 4 Skill Guide

Skill Guide

The Tiger Skill Tree


Ammo WranglerFinish Longinus questThe reload speed for all weapons is greatly increased.
At the Ready1 pointSwitching weapons and aiming with Right Click is now much faster.
Breath ControlDo two hostage rescue questsGreatly increase your time spent underwater, using oxygen masks, or steadying sniper scopes.
Bullet SpongeDo 3 takedown killsBody armor is much more effective at absorbing damage.
Casual Marksman2 pointsWeapon accuracy for most weapons when shooting from the hip is greatly improved.
Chain TakedownDefeat the Retaliation PartyTake down multiple enemies in sequence: initiate a takedown with F, then use movement keys as prompted.
Cover TakedownFinish Eye for an Eye questWhen hiding behind cover, press F to silently dispatch an enemy.
Death From Above1 pointJump or fall onto an enemy below you for a deadly takedown.
Death From Below1 pointPress F below one or two enemies on climbing ledges to take them down.
Drag Takedown1 pointImmediately after a takedown, hold F to grab and move the body.
Focused Driving1 pointVehicles can take more damage before needing repairs.
Grenade TakedownFinish Bomb Defusing questInitiate a takedown on an enemy, then press the middle mouse button to use their grenade against them.
Handgun Takedown2 pointsInitiate a takedown on an enemy with F, then press Right Click to take his gun, and shoot the others.
Heavy TakedownDestroy Pagan's Wrath convoyPress F to perform a takedown on heavy gunners or heavy flame units.
HuntsmanRing two bells of enlightenment in Shangri-LaWhen aiming a bow, sway is greatly reduced.
Knife Throw Takedown2 pointsInitiate a takedown on an enemy with F, then Left Click to throw knife at another.
Loot Takedown2 pointsAutomatically loot an enemy while performing any takedown.
Moving Mountains1 pointThe bodies of heavy gunners or flame units can now be mover with F.
Moving Target1 pointAim and fire and side arm while moving a body.
Non-StopGet to Karma Level 2Sprint forever with Home Button, you also move faster when crouched.
Running Reload2 pointsPress R to reload a weapon while sprinting.
Soft LandingLiberate two outposts without alerting any enemies.You take reduced falling damage.
Stay on Target1 pointHandguns and snipers can now be reloaded while aiming.
Vehicle TakedownFinish Kyrati Films: Racing questPull alongside an enemy vehicle and press F to kill driver and front passenger.

The Elephant Skill Tree


Capable StrengthN/AGain an additional health slot, for 3 in total.
Dominant StrengthFinish A Key to the North questGain an additional health slot, for 5 in total.
Duration BoostsFinish Yogi and Reggie questKeep learning this skill to add +5 seconds to the syringe.
Focus Syringe Level 2Finish Radio Free Kyrat questCraft a syringe to run and swim faster and breathe under water longer. Lasts 30 seconds.
Forceful StrengthN/AGain an additional health slot, for 4 in total.
Gadget TrainingN/AThe speed of the repair tool is greatly increased. The camera will show collectibles and let you set a waypoint to them.
Harvester1 pointYou are skillful enough to take twice as many leaves from each plant you harvest.
Healing Syringe Level 2N/AHealing syringes will restore 4 slots of health.
Healing Syringe Level 3Craft three syringesHealing syringes will restore 6 slots of health.
Hunting Syringe1 pointThis syringe highlights animals and enemies. Lasts 30 seconds.
Hunting Syringe Level 2Finish Truth and Justice questIn addition to the default effects, the syringe also makes you virtually silent when moving and animals will not attack or flee unless provoked.
Improvised SurgeryFinish Armed Escort questWhen you run out of healing syringes hold a button to manually heal 2 health slots.
Inner StrengthN/APartially drained health bars will regenerate must faster.
Karma BoostsBuy an upgrade from Ghale HomesteadKeep learning this skill to add +5 percent boosts to your karma reward.
Overdose SyringeFinish Kyrat Fashion Week questThis syringe lets you deal double damage, but also receive double damage. Lasts 30 seconds.
Rhino Skin1 pointYou take reduced damage from fire and explosions.
Survival Syringe1 pointCraft a syringe to reduce physical damage and the chance of being knocked down by the enemy. Lasts 30 seconds.
Survival Syringe Level 2Purchase a signature weaponIn addition to the default effects, you now also take reduced damage from weapon fire.
Trade Agreement1 pointYou can buy fire arrows, explosive arrows and sticky explosive upgrades at Trading Posts.
Unyielding StrengthFinish Payback questGain an additional health slot, for 6 in total.