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Stats Affected: Description:
Your perception affects your general accuracy with all ranged weapons, including your ability to hit far away or moving targets.
Ways to Train:
-Using turrets and ranged weapons

Perception is the Statistic that determines how well a character will perceive things in their environment.

Perception governs the characters accuracy with ranged weapons. It's especially important for hitting far away or moving targets.

Racial Experience Multipliers
Negative Multiplier:
-Hive Soldier Drone
Positive Multiplier:
-Hive Prince
-Skeleton Log-Head MKII
All multipliers are either 0.8x or 1.2x unless marked otherwise.

Perception is reduced by -19% during dust storms.

There are a few Headgear items which boost a character's Perception stat.