Monks are dedicated warriors who have honed their body into a weapon. Monks are fighters specialized in unarmed combat; martial artists who strive for perfection in their fighting style.
Flurry of Blows
By precise understanding of their martial art the monk is able to rain a number of blows on their foe seemingly simultaneously.
Mind, Body, and Soul
Through dedication and discipline the monk is able to train to perfect their Mind, Body, and Soul to their peak condition.
Wholeness of Self
With absolute mastery of their Mind Body and Soul the Monk can perfect their physical and metaphysical self
Body of Iron
Through intense training the Monk's flesh and bone have toughened considerably, as they grow in experience they become even more impervious.
Through a deep understanding of the movement of life force within all living things the Monk is able to imbue their attacks with their own living essence.
* - Can be raised through .perks 'Professions'
** - Can be raised through .perks 'Skill Research'
A Monk's body and mind are one and adding layers of metal or leather only serve to hinder a Monk's ability to move and disrupt their concentration. As a result, all Monks forgo the wearing of armor.
Monks have a magical ineptitude. They cannot cast any spells and cannot use wands or scrolls.