The open lock skill allows the character to enter locked rooms and open locked containers. Without it you might only be able to force them open.

Modifying ability: Dexterity

Classes: Rogue; Arcane trickster, Assassin, Shadow Thief of Amn

Requires training: Yes

Check: When an attempt to pick a lock is made, it is checked against a set DC dependant on the difficulty of the lock. Some locks however cannot be picked, and require a special key.

Special: Thieves' tools can be used to increase the chances of success when picking a lock.

Use: Selected (full round action).

OC Highest Lock Difficulty By Area[edit | edit source]

Act Area Highest Lock Difficulty
2 Aldanon's Manse 33

NWN comparison[edit | edit source]

  • Unlike in NWN, bashing chests and containers open may destroy the contents, so open locks will be a more valuable skill in some cases.

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