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This is a page on how to get the item Magic Acorn in the game The Witcher 3. Read on to learn which quest you need to take to get the Magic Acorn and what its effects are.
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You can only get the Magic Acorn during the quest Bald Mountain. You can loot this item on Imlerith's body after defeating him at the peak of Bald Mountain.
You must say No to Ciri when she asks you if you want to leave the mountain. If you say Yes, you will never be able to grab it again because the mountain entrance will be permanently closed.
Eating the Magic Acorn will give you 2 Ability Points that you can use to learn skills in the character menu. This makes the Magic Acorn one of the most valuable single-use Items in the game.
You can choose to not eat it, and to instead give the Magic Acorn to the villagers living below the peak of the mountain, but it will not have any impact on the story. As such, you can feel free to use it for its effects without any fear of affecting the story.
Talking to Stregomir by the fire at the beginning of the quest will provide you the history of the Magic Acorn and how it is used to cure illnesses for people of Velen.
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|Skills Ranking and Tier List||Top Five Best and Most Useful Skills|
|How to Get Magic Acorn||How to Reset Ability Points|
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|Should You Loot Everything?||How to Dismantle Items|
|How to Make Money Fast||Can You Cook Food?|
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I gave my Acorn to the villagers stupid in retrospect but hey they were all lined up for an acorn so I gave him one
WHAT. How would we know about an acorn on his corpse?? C'mon CDPR, thats pretty cheap. Such a good item that's so easily missed.
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