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This page describes the effects and points required to learn Far-Reaching Aard, a Sign Skill from the game The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Read on to learn more about this ability and find whether it is any good or not worth investing points into.

Far-Reaching Aard General Information

Far-Reaching Aard Basic Information

Far-Reaching Aard
Far-Reaching Aard
Base Effect Increases Aard's range by 1 yard(s).
Stamina Regeneration in Combat: +0.5/s
Core Skill Aard Sign
Skill Branch Sign
Required Branch Points 0

Leveling Up Far-Reaching Aard

Ability Effect
Far-Reaching Aard 1/3 Increases Aard's range by 1 yard(s).
Stamina Regeneration in Combat: +0.5/s
Far-Reaching Aard 2/3 Increases Aard's range by 2 yard(s).
Stamina Regeneration in Combat: +1/s
Far-Reaching Aard 3/3 Increases Aard's range by 3 yard(s).
Stamina Regeneration in Combat: +1.5/s

Is Far-Reaching Aard Worth It?

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Far-Reaching Aard is a must-have skill!

Due to its versatility and overall usefulness, we recommend investing points into this skill as soon as possible. This skill will greatly help you throughout your quest, and is useful in many builds, so be sure to learn/level this skill. If you have extra points and do not know where to invest them, this is a solid option.

Investing in this skill will benefit you a lot in almost any possible build in the game. Increasing the effective range of the Aard Sign helps you gain more ground and keep more annoying enemies like a horde of Nekkers in check.

This skill will only cost you 3 points to get it maxed out. It is very cheap and you can get it immediately without investing any other points in the Sign branch.


If you have extra skill points in stock, you should definitely get this skill. Having this skill equipped will help you in almost any combat situation in the game.

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