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Octopath Traveler 2: tips and tricks for beginners

Octopath Traveler 2 is quite a deep game, and even fans of the first might find themselves a little lost in the new stuff

Octopath Traveler 2 can be quite a complex game when it wants to be. With eight different characters, all with their unique skills, and the ability to mix up all of the main jobs as you see fit, you might find yourself overwhelmed by choice when it comes to composing a team. There are also plenty of secrets out there in the world that the game never gives you a tutorial for, so we’re here to help.

Even if you did play the first game, this sequel adds a bunch of new layers to things, so we’ve put together these tips so you can hit the ground running in your adventure.

If you're trying to beef up your skills, then check out our guide for the Octopath Traveler 2 Inventor job.

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Octopath 2 Thieves' Guild
Octopath 2 Inventor guild