Batter barriers

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Batter barriers is a way that warriors have of opening locked doors or boxes from the treasure system.

Battering

When battering things, the amount of damage is affected by both your training in batter and the weight of your weapon. Damage weighting will also add more damage to your successful strikes.

Tasks Assigned

Break branches

Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers." Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "We've got a need for some kindlin'. Funny, but you need something tougher than those rotten boards. Head out to the wood shed and break some branches down for kindlin. You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition." Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 6 times."
Go to the wood shed and grab a stick. Batter it mercilessly until it crumbles. Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
This task is worth x points.

Break up crates

Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers." Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "You need to work on yer swing some more, and we could use a little more coins in our coffers. Find where they're hirin' for breakin' up old crates and tell 'em I sent ya. You and the guild will get 5 silvers for each crate you break. You will need to do 100 hit points of damage for each repetition." Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 5 times."
Go out to the docks and find a pile of crates. Pull one out and batter it mercilessly until it crumbles. Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
This task is worth 8 points.

Break sheet metal

Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers." Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "'Bout time for you to work on breakin' up metal stuff. Go find where they're hirin' for breakin' sheet metal, and tell them I sentcha. You and the guild will make 10 silver for each piece you break. You will need to do 100 hit points of damage for each repetition." Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 6 times."
Go to the the blacksmith's forge area and look for a pile of sheet metal. Pull one out and batter it mercilessly until it crumbles. Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
This task is worth 10 points.

Break ice

Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers." Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "You need to work on yer upper body strength. Go to the cold storage room and bust up some ice for the ice tubs. You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition." Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 7 times."
Go to near the ice tubs and find a block of ice, pull it out and batter it mercilessly until it crumbles. Each time you do the amount of damage specified you get a rep.
This task is worth 8 points.

Break wood

Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers." Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "Yer gonna need to start easy. Go out to the wood shed and bust up some old boards into tinder for the fires. You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition." Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 2 times."
Go to the wood shed and grab a rotten board. Batter it mercilessly until it crumbles. Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
This task is worth x points.

Batter boxes

This task is worth x points.

Open doors

This task is worth x points.

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