Soldier 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 are trained in battlefield tactics and combat, having served in a militia, mercenary company,
or officer corps. Show smart tactics and bravery on the battlefield to enhance your prowess.
- Lae'zel has this background.
Soldier Background Features
- Athletics Proficiency: Add your proficiency bonus to any roll made with Athletics.
- Intimidation Proficiency: Add your proficiency bonus to any roll made with Intimidation.
Soldier 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
Kill 5 Enemies in a single turn
Persuade Rolan to stay and protect the grove
Chain of Command
Follow Flaming Fist orders at the burning inn
Conquer of Conquerors
Defeat the Githyanki raiding squad
Kill every leader in the Goblin Camp
Warrior of the Hells
Kill the cultist leader seeking Karlach
Start then Young
Inspire the Tiefling children to train harder
Drowned in the Dark
Defeat the Duergar patrolling on the Ebonlake
No One Left Behind
Ensure all of the Grove's defenders survive the first goblin assault
Destroy a powerful foe in one strike
One for the Ages
Survive a fight in which you kill ten or more Enemies
Soldier Tips & Notes
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