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This page contains information on what are adrenaline points in the game The Witcher 3. Read on to learn more information on how Adrenaline Points affect you and how to properly utilize Adrenaline Points for maximum efficiency.
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Adrenaline Points are shown in the smaller red bar that you can find below the stamina bar on the upper right side of the screen. This bar will gradually fill up everytime you land your sword attacks and can be accumulated faster if attacks are consistently landed.
As you fill up the Adrenaline Points Bar, your attacks will also gradually increase its damage if you are using your sword. This effect may change if you equip a skill that changes how your Adrenaline Points works.
All of the skills inside the Combat branch increases your adrenaline point gain by 1-5% depending on the level. This is a great way to stack bonuses and easily fill up the bar for bonus damage.
|Skill||Branch / Effect|
Adrenaline Point loss is reduced when taking damage depending on the level.
Consumes 1 Adrenaline Point upon reaching 0 vitality to instantly revive you back to life.
|Razor Focus||Branch: Combat
Instantly gain Adrenaline Point when entering combat. Also increases Adrenaline Points generated by sword attacks.
|Flood of Anger||Branch: Combat
Consume 3 Adrenaline Points to upgrade the sign to the highest level with increased intensity.
There are multiple skills available that can make your Adrenaline Points more effective for different builds.
|Skill||Branch / Effect|
Adrenaline Points also increase Signs damage.
|Battle Frenzy||Branch: General
Adrenaline Points now increases your critical hit chance instead of damage.
|Adrenaline Burst||Branch: General
Adrenaline Points can now be gained when using Signs to deal damage.
|Rage Management||Branch: General
Signs can now be casted using Adrenaline Points.
|Completing the Story|
|Controls and Techniques||Difficulty Level Differences|
|Does Dialogue Matter?||How to Fast Travel|
|Most Important Side Quests for the Story||Romance Guide|
|List of Endings and How to Get the Best Ending||What is Enemy Upscaling?|
|Things to Know Before Starting Witcher 3||What is New Game+?|
|Should You Simulate a Witcher 2 Save File?||Which Version to Buy?|
|Fighting Like a Pro|
|Combat Guide and Tips||Sign Tier List|
|Healing During Battle & Meditation||Is Repairing Weapons and Armor Worth It?|
|What are Adrenaline Points?||How to Fight on Horseback|
|How to Fight Underwater||What is Toxicity?|
|What are Mutations||What are Mutagens|
|Leveling Up & Getting Beefy|
|How to Level Up Fast||Place of Power Locations|
|Best Character Builds||Best Early Game Skills and Builds|
|Skills Ranking and Tier List||Top Five Best and Most Useful Skills|
|How to Get Magic Acorn||How to Reset Ability Points|
|Best Death March Build and Tips for Survival||Max Level and Level Cap for Geralt|
|Obtaining Weapons & Armor|
|Best Early Game Weapons and Armor||The Best Weapons, Armor and Equipment Sets|
|How to Upgrade Weapons and Armor||Most Rewarding Side Quests and Contracts|
|Witcher Gear Locations||Where to Find Blacksmiths and Armorers?|
|Which Trophy is the Best?||Best Crossbow and Bolts|
|Managing Money & Items|
|Managing Your Inventory||Best and Worst Items to Sell|
|Where to Sell Junk||Where to Find Ingredients and Crafting Materials|
|Should You Loot Everything?||How to Dismantle Items|
|How to Make Money Fast||Can You Cook Food?|
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I did not know what that bar below stamina throughout my first playthrough. And ignored everything about it. I'm not really sure how i missed it.
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If you want a similar game, try playing Kingdom Come Deliverance, it's first person and not as smooth but it gives me the same vibes as the Witcher but a lot more realistic and hardcore
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