Exploits are single abilities or traits. Exploits can be gained in various ways.
- Each race grants a number of exploits.
- Every time a character chooses a new career grade, she gains one exploit of her choice from the choice of exploits listed in that career.
- Young and old characters gain a free age exploit.
- You get one trait based on your lowest or your highest attribute.
- Monsters can have their own unique monster exploits.
- Characters may purchase universal exploits with experience points. Additionally, every character begins play with either Aim or Feint for free.