Acolyte is a Background in Baldur's Gate 3. Backgrounds are special traits or expertises that affect the starting Proficiencies the player has and also add two bonus background features. Backgrounds may also decide how your character be treated by certain NPCs, and how can they handle certain situations.
- You have spent your life in service to a temple, learning sacred rites and providing sacrifices to the god or gods you worship.
Acolyte Skill Proficiencies
Acolyte Background Features.
- Insight Proficiency: Add your proficiency bonus to any roll made with Insight.
- Religion Proficiency: Add your proficiency bonus to any roll made with Religion.
Acolyte Background Goals
When a character performs an action that's true to their Background, they will be Inspired. Earning +1 Inspiration Point and +25 Exp. Inspiration may be spent to reroll an Ability Check. Not only your character can become Inspired, but also your Companions.
You may hold up to 4 Inspiration points at once. Inspiration earned over the cap will become Experience Points.
Click Details to learn how to complete the selected Background Goal
Unlock and read the Book of Dead Gods.
The Final Scribe's Boon
Discover Jergal's amulet in the chapel's hidden tomb.
Saving the Heretic
Learn about Maglubiyet and safely free his priest
Fate Must Wait
Resurrect anyone in your party
Witness the ritual that seals off the grove from the world
Her Gift of Silver
Recover Selune's lost treasure through prayer.
Unleash Silvanus' curse upon the grove
A Kiss Without Mercy
Endure the ritual of Loviatar until Abdirak is pleased
Justice Sees All
Discover why Anders betrayed Tyr
Last Rites of the Dark Dancer
Complete Eilistraee's ritual of sorrow and obtain her blessed blade
A Unified Spirit
Pray with the Flaming Fists at Waukeen's Rest
Tipping the Scales
Earn the worship of the Kuo-Toa
Shatter the Moon
Destroy Selune's protection over the Underdark fort
Acolyte Tips & Notes
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