Swift Learner - yay or nay?

#1Broken AccountPosted 10/27/2010 8:47:18 AM
I'll admit it: I'm terrible at building good characters. Is Swift Learner a good perk?

It seemed good on paper, but after reading this boards it seems some of you aren't too hot on it.

(For the record, I'm level 4 and trying to build on guns, speech, science and lockpick)
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#2VanUltimaPosted 10/27/2010 8:47:41 AM
no because you will get to level 30 eventually.
#3IngsmashaPosted 10/27/2010 8:48:34 AM
You'll reach level 30 either way so it offers no benefit once your character is "built"
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#4WestSdeNleVrusPosted 10/27/2010 8:48:50 AM
No good. A skill like swift learner isn't good cause the max level is 30. If there wasn't a max level then yes it would be good.
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#5cragnousPosted 10/27/2010 8:49:00 AM

Worst perk in the game.

It gives you more XP that's cool but the cap is still the same, so in the end you'll have lost a perk.

*Same goes fore the Here and Now perk.

#6jfmorrisPosted 10/27/2010 8:49:10 AM
I got the first level of Swift Learner, but didn't go any further, for the above-mentioned reason. You may hit the level cap too fast, and then the game becomes an order-of-magnitude less fun.
#7x_lone_x_wolf_xPosted 10/27/2010 8:49:19 AM
absolutely not. It's probably the single most useless perk in the game. There's no consequences to lowering the difficulty so there's no reason not to level up at your own pace and only lower the difficulty if the game gets too tough for you.
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#8Osafune2Posted 10/27/2010 8:49:20 AM
Absolutely NO.
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#9konokonohamaruPosted 10/27/2010 8:52:25 AM
NAY. The whole purpose of leveling up is to get moar perks, so why waste a perk on something that just makes you level up faster?

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#10Rayno_2004Posted 10/27/2010 8:52:46 AM
2nd worst perk, 1st being gain a level...
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