In Forspoken, Frey Holland starts out with a single skill tree, but that number soon grows as the main storyline progresses. By the end of the game, Frey will have access to over 100 magic spells. Some are given to you after major story beats, but most need to be either bought using Mana or found through exploration, out in the world of Athia. We’re here to provide some advice on which skills you should unlock first in Forspoken.
Forspoken Best Skills
Each skill tree in Forspoken is given a name but, in an attempt to avoid spoilers, we’ll be referring to them by their designated color. There’s Frey’s Purple Magic tree, the Red Magic tree, the Blue Magic tree, and the Green Magic tree. These are our recommendations for the best skills to pick first for each of the skill trees once you unlock them. Don’t go any further than the first skill tree if you want the others to be a surprise.
Frey’s Purple Magic Skill Tree
Frey’s Purple Magic skill tree is balanced between close-range, long-range, AoE, and defensive options. It’s the first tree, so you’ll be able to get a feel for the different styles of magic that’ll be improved upon later on. These are the spells that you should pay attention to when expanding beyond the base set: