The three talent trees of Tara Anders are Twinblade, Grand Commander, and Army of Two.
The Twinblade skill tree focuses on Tara's mastery of dual wielding combat, giving her powerful stats and abilities when she dual wields swords.
Dual Wield Specialization - Passive - 5 ranks - So long as Tara is dual wielding swords, her damage, hit chance, and crit chance are increased 2%. Unlocks Twin Swords in Tier 2 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 4/6/8/10% increase)
Cleave - Ability - 5 ranks - Tara's next basic attack damages up to 1 nearby enemy next to the primary target for 10% of the original damage dealt. Unlocks Great Cleave in Tier 2 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 14/16/18/20% damage)
Parry and Deflection - Ability - 1 rank - Tara will parry the next melee attack aimed at her, or deflect the next ranged attack. Unlocks Untouchable in Tier 4.
Twin Swords - Passive - 5 ranks - Tara has the option to make a free copy of her main handed sword. If she is dual wielding two of the same blade, her damage is increased by 4%, and her critical hit damage by 4%. (Upgrades - 8/12/16/20% increase) Unlocks Twin Furies in Tier 3 at rank 5.
Great Cleave - Passive - 5 ranks - Cleave becomes Great Cleave, which deals an additional 3% damage to the primary target, and 5% damage to the secondary target. Unlocks Wide Swings in Tier 3 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 6/9/12/15%, 10/15/20/25% damage)
Blade Spin - Ability - 5 ranks - Tara dashes in between all her enemies, and then spins her blades, dealing damage to them all. One blade cannot miss, and the other has a high crit chance. Unlocks Run Down in Tier 3 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 20/25/30/35% crit chance)
Twin Furies - Ability - 5 ranks - Increases Tara's damage and crit chance by 3% for two turns. If she is dual wielding swords, this is tripled. Unlocks Skyward Swords in Tier 4 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 6/9/12/15% increase)
Wide Swings - Passive - 1 rank - At the cost of a flat 15% damage reduction, Tara's attacks hit all nearby enemies for full damage.
Run Down - Ability - 1 rank - First use; Tara throws one of her swords at a target with deadly accuracy, impaling them and stunning them for 1 turn. Second use; Tara sprints to the same target, draws her blade and strikes with both, dealing a guaranteed critical hit.
Skyward Swords - Passive - 1 rank - If Tara is dual wielding swords, her attacks will never miss, and deal normal damage to anything that would otherwise resist or reduce damage taken by them.
Untouchable - Passive - 1 rank - Whenever Tara kills an enemy, all attacks made against her the next turn will miss.
Tier 5 - UltimateEdit
Way of The Swords - Passive - 1 rank - If Tara is dual wielding swords, all her attacks hit twice.
Grand Commander allows Tara to be accompanied in battle by soldiers of the Haven Army.
Private - Passive - 5 ranks - Tara is joined in battle by two Privates of the Haven Army. They have very low health and damage, but rejoin battle after 2 turns of being defeated. Unlocks Sergeant in Tier 2 at rank 5.
Commander's Presence - Passive - 5 ranks - Tara's soldiers gain an additional 3% of her max health and damage. Unlocks On My Order in Tier 2 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 6/9/12/15% stat increase)
Promote - Ability - 5 ranks - Tara promotes one of her soldiers, increasing the damage of their next attack by 25%. Unlocks Promotions in Tier 3 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 30/35/40/45% damage increase)
Sergeant - Passive - 5 ranks - Tara's Privates become Sergeants, with medium health and damage, and are able to critically hit. Unlocks Captains in Tier 3.
On My Order - Ability - 5 ranks - Tara commands her soldiers to attack an enemy together. Unlocks Grand Commander's Charge in Tier 3 at rank 5.
Rising Morale - Passive - 1 rank - Every successful attack made by Tara's soldiers increases her damage by 1%, and vice versa. Caps at 50 stacks. Unlocks For Glory in Tier 4.
Captain - Passive - 5 ranks - Tara's Sergeants become Captains, with high health and damage, and now recieve any buffs Tara recieves. Unlocks Generals in Tier 4 at rank 5.
Grand Commander's Charge - Ability - 5 ranks - Tara charges an enemy, dealing damage that cannot be negated, followed by a joint attack by all her soldiers.
Promotions - Passive - 1 rank - Promote becomes Promotions, which promotes all of Tara's soldiers at once.
Generals - Passive - 1 rank - Tara is joined in combat by two Generals. Generals have very high health and damage, and randomly buff party members with increased damage, damage reduction, and crit chance. Tara receives these buffs always.
For Glory - Passive - 1 rank - Rising Morale stacks twice as fast, and has no cap.
Haven's Finest - Ability - 1 rank - Tara gains an additional turn where only her and her soldiers can attack, and both deal 25% additional damage.
Tier 5 - UltimateEdit
Prodigy - Passive - 1 rank - Tara is joined in battle by Amanda Kid, who becomes a fifth party member.
Army of TwoEdit
Army of Two is a unique talent tree that gives Tara very powerful combat prowess when she's fighting side by side with her husband, James Price.
By My Side - Passive - 5 ranks - When Tara and James are in the same party together, they both gain a 4% increase to their max health, and 3% increase to their damage. Unlocks Back to Back in Tier 2 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 8/12/16/20, 6/9/12/15% increase)
Efficiency - Passive - 5 ranks - Tara and James deal an additional 4% damage when attacking the same target. Unlocks Overrun in Tier 3 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 8/12/16/20% additional damage)
Intercept - Ability - 1 rank - Tara intercepts the next attack directed at James.
Back to Back - Ability - 1 rank - Tara and James go back to back for a turn. For this turn, all attacks made against them will fail.
Revenge - Passive - 5 ranks - Each attack dealt to Tara increases James' damage dealt towards that enemy for one turn by 5%, and vice versa. Unlocks Double Fortitude in Tier 3 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 10/15/20/25% damage increase)
Double Strike - Ability - 5 ranks - Tara rushes an enemy and deals damage, followed immediately by an attack by James that deals the same damage but ignores all Defense.
Overrun - Ability - 5 ranks - For 3 turns, each of Tara's attacks is followed up by an attack made by James. James' attacks made this way cannot be avoided.
Double Fortitude - Passive - 5 ranks - Tara and James gain 3% of each other's max health and damage. This does not stack on itself. Unlocks Lover's Wrath in Tier 4 at rank 5. (Upgrades - 6/9/12/15% increase)
Resistance - Passive - 1 rank - Whenever Tara or James becomes the victim of a status effect or crowd control, the other becomes immune to it for the rest of the battle.
Lover's Wrath - Passive - 1 rank - If James is downed, Tara gains 100% crit chance for the remainder of the battle until he is brought back.
Unstoppable - Passive - 1 rank - Tara and James are immune to all damage and speed reduction as long as they are in a party together.
Tier 5 - UltimateEdit
Lady and Lord - Passive - 1 rank - If Tara and James are the only two party members, their stats are doubled.