Levels in employ poison grant a character great understanding of poisons and their use. Each level enhances the character’s ability to recognize poisons by sight, taste, and smell. Additional levels also enhance the ability of the poisoner to select appropriate poisons and measures in order to conceal poisons in food and drink. Lastly, these levels allow venoms on weapons to endure longer after poisoning the weapon.
Employ Poison is a minor ability, useful in only a few situations. Employ Poison is learned only by Assassins naturally, but is common as a backstory or cross-class ability for those with training opportunities.
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