Disambig-icon This article is about the character tree in The Witcher. For information about the sign, see Aard.

Aard attribute governs the use of the sign. There are five basic levels, each with a selection of attributes, and five levels of special attack (Student, Apprentice, Specialist, Expert, and Master). The full Aard attribute tree can be found below.

Attribute tree

Click on any of the attributes below for a more complete description or scroll down to see each level.

StudentAard (level 1)StunApprenticeAard (level 2)DisarmGustSpecialistAard (level 3)Blasting FistThunderExpertAard (level 4)Extended DurationAdded EfficiencyMasterAard (level 5)GaleCharDev Aard

Talent bronze Level One

CharDev Aard 1

Aard (level 1)

CharDev Aard 1 1


  • Provides chance of causing Stun

CharDev Aard student


  • Angle 180°
  • Causes Knockdown
  • Right-click and hold to powerup Sign

Talent bronze Level Two

CharDev Aard 2

Aard (level 2)

CharDev Aard 2 1


CharDev Aard 2 2


CharDev Aard apprentice


Talent silver Level Three

CharDev Aard 3

Aard (level 3)

CharDev Aard 3 1

Blasting Fist

CharDev Aard 3 2


CharDev Aard specialist


Talent silver Level Four

CharDev Aard 4

Aard (level 4)

CharDev Aard 4 1

Extended Duration

CharDev Aard 4 2

Added Efficiency

CharDev Aard expert


Talent gold Level Five

CharDev Aard 5

Aard (level 5)

CharDev Aard 5 1


CharDev Aard master


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