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Following in the footsteps of an old battle tradition that believes in the unification of a warrior and his weapon, you opt to specialize in the wielding of a single one-handed weapon. Brandishing a light and highly maneuverable piece of deadly craftsmanship, you learn to ply it to a state of perfection that goes beyond other combinations of armament.
Skill description

Single-handed Combat Expertise is a Dragon Slayer skill that can be used by the Dragon Knight in Divinity II: Dragon Knight Saga.


Single-handed Combat Expertise is a passive Dragon Slayer skill that allows the Knight to fight enemies with single-handed weapon of their choice be it: sword, mace or warhammer. Due to its nature, once taught, it is always in effect.


Skill Level Damage Bonus (%)
1 2
1 5
2 9
4 12
5 15
6 19
7 22
8 25
9 29
10 34
11 34
12 35
13 36
14 36
15 37


  • Characters created in the main campaign (Ego Draconis) can reach only level 13 of this skill. If you put at least 11 points into this skill during character creation if Flames of Vengeance, it will set level cap to 15.
  • Single weapon (with empty off-hand) has the fastest attack speed in the game, faster than dual-wielding or with a shield.