I’ve been asked to clarify levels of proficiency in FORGED, and to compare them to various qualities of skill. The basic question is:
What can a Mortal Hero can do with X amount of skill vs. Y amount?
The answer is not a simple one, but I can give some qualitative examples to help you to understand better the various levels of skill and Mastery. To start with, any skill of 15 or higher can be mastered, so we use 15 as the delineator between intermediate and advanced skill. This represents a craftsman or warrior with a level of recognized proficiency, capable of performing all of the basic tasks of a specific skill efficiently and routinely. The below table provides some more examples of competency: