Originally Posted by Grimlorn
Yeah I reached a similar point too. If you don't build your character correctly you'll hit a dead end I think. I built a combat focused character and put most of my points into weapon skills, but I still wasn't strong enough to take the mine or raiding camp, and I didn't have the skills to do any dialogue options so I was pretty screwed.
I've been working with the dialogue options more lately. I think I'll give combat a try again tomorrow and see if I can figure it out.