Hammer and Forge (Perk) is one of the most important skills to invest in to progress through the game. The Forge is used to make Forged Iron and later Forged Steel. These materials are critical for crafting progressively more effective Weapons, Armor, and Tools to help you survive.

Skill Level Intellect Level Player Level Effect Description
1 4 10 "You can craft a Forge and start building with Forged Iron."
2 5 20 "You can craft iron tools and weapons as well as Leather Armor."
3 6 35 "You can craft Iron Armor at a workbench."
4 8 70 "Steel Worker! You can now craft steel tools."
5 10 100 "You can craft military grade & Steel Armor."
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