Save often. You never know what may be around the corner. Save if you are entering a new screen, or even a new area of the map.
• Use your journal to keep track of key words, noted with a ? in dialogs. These are words that are explained in the Learning Tree as you gain access to higher levels.
• Be patient but persistant. If you have a quest you can’t finish, move on to other things, but keep your quests in mind as you go. You never know who may have information to help you or where these folks may be.
• Be ready for combat. Keep a weapon in hand and be sure your companions are ready also.
• When possible, think before acting. Sometimes your first impulse may not be the right choice.