Through leveling Subtlety characters will eventually be able to hide in the shadows. They can then wait until the perfect moment to jump out, taking their enemy by surprise and swiftly eliminating them.
You will learn how to coat your blades in various types of poisons, some will have a chance to stun, some will deal damage, some will hinder their casting or movement speed. Different poisons will be have to be used for different opponents in order to overcome them easily.
For most subtlety skills you will need to use daggers or swords , once your subtlety skill reaches level 10 you will be able to dual wield. Once your subtlety skill reaches level 20 you will unlock a quest which teaches you to stealth , and allows you to advance into the Stealth Talent Tree . You will also unlock the Assassin title.