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Streetwise is a passive skill in Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire.


Items in italics are quoted directly from the game.

Streetwise covers the basic rules of survival one learns on the streets and back allies of major cities. It includes urban readiness as well as appropriate etiquette for dealing with unsavory types.


As with other passive skills, Streetwise is only used during conversations and scripted interactions, and otherwise has no effect on gameplay or combat mechanics whatsoever.

Initial bonuses[]

The following bonuses are applied as a result of a character's class and background.

Class bonuses:
Fighter +2
Rogue +2
Background bonuses:
Drifter +1
Mercenary +1
Merchant +1
Raider +1
Slave +1


Passive effects[]

unlimited – obtained during gameplay

Name Modifier Duration
Coel's Training +1 Permanent

Consumable items[]

unlimited – for the user for a duration (sometimes only in combat)

Type Item Modifier Duration
Unguent Oil of Allure +2 120 sec

Resting bonuses[]

one - until next rest

Location Room Cost Modifier
The Gullet, The Hole Forger's Fancy Copper pands (cp)100 +2

Notable uses[]

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