Viper School Witcher Gear is an addition that crops up in certain places in the game – the standard weapons at the very beginning of the base game, and the armour and venomous weapons at specific points in Hearts of Stone.
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Adding Protection Words to your armour
After paying the Runewright in Upper Mill an extortionate amount of money to set up his workshop, you can then enchant your armour with magic Words, and these can do wonderful things.
Required levels for crafting Witcher gear
These are required levels for crafting Witcher gear items.
Griffin School Witcher Gear
Here’s a little guide to Griffin School Witcher Gear. Where to get it, what you need to make it, and what the Grandmaster set does.
Video: Protection Words
This is a monumental milestone in The Witcher 3 – unlocking all the Runewright’s abilities, then enchanting Protection Words to your armour.
Video: Scavenger Hunt: Grandmaster Wolven Gear Part 1
I find Isabelle Duchamp’s journal and it points me in the direction of the first Grandmaster Wolven Gear crafting diagram.
Video: Grandmaster Griffin Armour
Crafting Grandmaster Armour of any kind takes a lot of expensive resources. In particular Enriched Dimeritium Ingots and Enriched Dimeritium Plate. If you buy them directly from Lazare Lafargue they will be more than double the cost of if you crafted them yourself, so craft your own beforehand.
Video: Master Master Master Master!
Getting the Grandmaster crafting diagrams isn’t the difficult part, it’s acquiring the materials to craft the armour itself.
Video: Mastercrafted Griffin Armour
I travel back to Crow’s Perch to visit my favourite Brummie Armorer – Yoana – and to commission her to upgrade my Griffin Witcher armour to mastercrafted level.
Video: Superior Griffin Armour
The last two levels seemed like they took forever to drop, but finally I reach level 26, which allows me to upgrade my Griffin armour. Here’s a video of the process.