Endurance Skill

Frostfall introduces the Endurance skill tree using the Campfire Skill System. This is a skill tree centered around cold weather survival. Points are earned by spending time and traveling in harsh conditions.

After lighting your campfire, select “Skills”, and select one of the torchbugs that appear labeled “Next Skill” or “Previous Skill” to navigate to the Endurance tree.




The ability to withstand the elements. Survive longer in cold and wet conditions and make better use of worn equipment. Travel in the rain or in cold climates to earn perks. Each new perk requires spending a little longer in harsh conditions.

Perk Req.
Increase warmth rating by 20 / 40 / 60 / 80 / 100.

Frost Ward
Exposure increase from frost spells and attacks is reduced by 25% / 50%. Adaptation
Well Insulated
Increase the warmth of all worn equipment by 25% if wearing armor or clothing in every slot; head, chest, hands, feet. Frost Ward
Glacial Swimmer
2 You can swim in frigid water 50% / 100% longer, and it no longer drains your stamina. Adaptation
1 Increase the coverage of all worn equipment by 25% if wearing armor or clothing in every slot; head, chest, hands, feet. Glacial Swimmer
Inner Fire
1 Once per day, kneel and enter a meditative state which prevents your exposure from rising above 60 (Freezing) in any weather condition. Movement and getting hit cancels the effect. Well Insulated OR Windbreaker


  • Time spent near fires, inside a tent, using Inner Fire, and otherwise in shelter will not contribute toward your Endurance skill.
  • Gaining more exposure will not cause your Endurance skill to advance faster; it is advanced strictly based on time spent surviving the elements.
  • You can respec your points at any time by accessing the SkyUI MCM and selecting Advanced > Endurance Skill > Respec Perks.
  • If you perform a clean save or uninstall Frostfall, your perk progress will be lost. To recover it, access the SkyUI MCM and select Advanced > Endurance Skill > Restore Perk Progress.