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Secondary skills
Expert Air Magic.png Air Magic
Expert Archery.png Archery
Expert Armorer.png Armorer
Expert Artillery.png Artillery
Expert Ballistics.png Ballistics
Expert Diplomacy.png Diplomacy
Expert Eagle Eye.png Eagle Eye
Expert Earth Magic.png Earth Magic
Expert Estates.png Estates
Expert Fire Magic.png Fire Magic
Expert First Aid.png First Aid
Expert Intelligence.png Intelligence
Expert Leadership.png Leadership
Expert Learning.png Learning
Expert Logistics.png Logistics
Expert Luck.png Luck
Expert Mysticism.png Mysticism
Expert Navigation.png Navigation
Expert Necromancy.png Necromancy
Expert Offense.png Offense
Expert Pathfinding.png Pathfinding
Expert Resistance.png Resistance
Expert Scholar.png Scholar
Expert Scouting.png Scouting
Expert Sorcery.png Sorcery
Expert Tactics.png Tactics
Expert Water Magic.png Water Magic
Expert Wisdom.png Wisdom
Expert Interference.png Interference Horn of the Abyss
Basic Pathfinding.png Basic Pathfinding: reduces the movement penalty for rough terrain by 25%.
Advanced Pathfinding.png Advanced Pathfinding: reduces the movement penalty for rough terrain by 50%.
Expert Pathfinding.png Expert Pathfinding: reduces the movement penalty for rough terrain by 75%.

Pathfinding is a secondary skill, that reduces the movement penalty for rough terrains. A hero with expert pathfinding secondary skills treats all terrains as grass, which means that the hero suffers no penalty for crossing rough, sand, snow or swamp terrain types. Penalty reductions from the skill level are tabulated below.

Terrain penalties with different levels of Pathfinding:
Terrain None Basic Advanced Expert
Dirt (s).gif Dirt
Grass (s).gif Grass
Lava (s).gif Lava
Subterranean (s).gif Subterranean
Highlands (s).gif Highlands Horn of the Abyss
100% 100% 100% 100%
Rough (s).gif Rough
Wasteland (s).gif Wasteland
125% 100% 100% 100%
Sand (s).gif Sand
Snow (s).gif Snow
150% 125% 100% 100%
Swamp (s).gif Swamp 175% 150% 125% 100%

Heroes with Pathfinding as a starting skill:

Town Class Chance to learn
Castle Castle  Knight   4
Castle Castle  Cleric   2 (lowest)
Rampart Rampart  Ranger   7
Rampart Rampart  Druid   5
Tower Tower  Alchemist   4
Tower Tower  Wizard   2 (lowest)
Inferno Inferno  Demoniac   4
Inferno Inferno  Heretic   4
Necropolis Necropolis  Death Knight   4
Necropolis Necropolis  Necromancer   6
Dungeon Dungeon  Overlord   5
Dungeon Dungeon  Warlock   2 (lowest)
Stronghold Stronghold  Barbarian   8 (highest)
Stronghold Stronghold  Battle Mage   4
Fortress Fortress  Beastmaster   8 (highest)
Fortress Fortress  Witch   2 (lowest)
Conflux Conflux  Planeswalker   6
Conflux Conflux  Elementalist   2 (lowest)
Cove Cove  Captain   8 (highest)
Cove Cove  Navigator   6

See also: