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Aard Sign intensity is one of the effects exhibited by some items in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. It functions as a multiplier to the power of the Aard Sign. Below is an overview of all items that affect Aard Sign intensity.

Image Name Availability Type Effects
Tw3 silver unique addan deith.png Addan Deith Main campaign Silver sword +3 – 10% Aard Sign intensity
+3 – 10% Axii Sign intensity
+10 – 25% Critical hit damage bonus
+1 – 4% Critical hit chance
+1% Chance to freeze
1.18 weight Not craftable
Tw3 silver unique anathema.png Anathema Main campaign Silver sword +5 – 15% Aard Sign intensity
+5 – 15% Quen Sign intensity
+5 – 21% Critical hit damage bonus
1.68 weight Not craftable
Tw3 unique barber.png Barber-Surgeon Main campaign Steel sword +1 – 10% Aard Sign intensity
+5% Chance to stun
+1 – 10% Chance to dismember
+1 – 5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
+1 – 5% Bonus gold
2.83 weight Not craftable
Tw3 steel unique beanshie.png Beann'shie (crafted) Main campaign Steel sword +10 Frost damage
+50 Armor piercing
+20% Aard Sign intensity
3.63 weight Craftable
Tw3 steel unique beanshie.png Beann'shie (sword) Main campaign Steel sword +1 – 10 Frost damage
+1 – 50 Armor piercing
+1 – 15% Aard Sign intensity
3.23 weight Not craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher steel viper sword lvl4.png Belhaven blade Blood and Wine Steel sword +30% Aard Sign intensity
+100% Critical hit damage bonus
+15% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to poison
+5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
2.41 weight Craftable
Tw3 steel unique black unicorn.png Black Unicorn Main campaign Steel sword +1 – 12% Aard Sign intensity
+5% Chance to cause bleeding
2.81 weight Not craftable
Tw3 steel unique black unicorn.png Black Unicorn (crafted) Main campaign Steel sword +10% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Chance to cause bleeding
2.81 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon gwent steel sword 1.png Blave Blood and Wine Steel sword +15% Aard Sign intensity
+24% Igni Sign intensity
+15% Axii Sign intensity
+75% Critical hit damage bonus
+15% Critical hit chance
2.18 weight Not craftable
Tw3 elven silver sword lvl1.png Casus Foederis Blood and Wine Silver sword +150 Armor piercing
+15% Aard Sign intensity
+15% Quen Sign intensity
+50% Critical hit damage bonus
+15% Critical hit chance
3.11 weight Not craftable
Tw3 silver unique dearg deith.png Deargdeith Main campaign Silver sword +2 – 20% Aard Sign intensity
+2 – 20% Yrden Sign intensity
+2 – 20% Axii Sign intensity
+3 – 5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
3.16 weight Not craftable
Tw3 steel unique devine.png Devine Main campaign Steel sword +5 – 50 Armor piercing
+5 – 10% Aard Sign intensity
+7% Chance to stun
+1 – 3% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
1.81 weight Not craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher steel viper sword lvl3.png Faithful Friend (sword) Blood and Wine Steel sword +28% Aard Sign intensity
+95% Critical hit damage bonus
+12% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to poison
+5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
2.81 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher steel viper sword lvl3.png Faithful friend Main campaign Steel sword +28% Aard Sign intensity
+12% Critical hit chance
+95% Critical hit damage bonus
+15% Chance to poison
+5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
2.81 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher steel viper sword lvl2.png Faramond's blade Blood and Wine Steel sword +26% Aard Sign intensity
+85% Critical hit damage bonus
+11% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to poison
+5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
2.81 weight Craftable
Tw3 witcher silver lynx sword lvl1.png Feline silver sword Main campaign Silver sword +12% Aard Sign intensity
+5% Chance to cause bleeding
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
1.18 weight Craftable
Tw3 witcher silver lynx sword lvl2.png Feline silver sword - enhanced Main campaign Silver sword +14% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Chance to cause bleeding
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
1.74 weight Craftable
Tw3 witcher silver lynx sword lvl4.png Feline silver sword - mastercrafted Main campaign Silver sword +15% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to cause bleeding
+10% Chance to dismember
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
3.46 weight Craftable
Tw3 witcher silver lynx sword lvl3.png Feline silver sword - superior Main campaign Silver sword +14% Aard Sign intensity
+5% Critical hit chance
+10% Chance to cause bleeding
+5% Chance to dismember
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
2.73 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher silver viper sword lvl2.png Fen'aeth Blood and Wine Silver sword +26% Aard Sign intensity
+85% Critical hit damage bonus
+11% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to poison
+5% Bonus experience from monsters
3.86 weight Not craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher silver viper sword lvl2.png Fen'aeth (crafted) Blood and Wine Silver sword +26% Aard Sign intensity
+85% Critical hit damage bonus
+11% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to poison
+5% Bonus experience from monsters
2.81 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon unique 1 silver sword 1.png Gesheft Blood and Wine Silver sword +20% Aard Sign intensity
+20% Igni Sign intensity
+20% Quen Sign intensity
+20% Yrden Sign intensity
+20% Axii Sign intensity
2.02 weight Not craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher silver viper sword lvl4.png Gesheft (crafted) Blood and Wine Silver sword +30% Aard Sign intensity
+100% Critical hit damage bonus
+15% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to poison
+5% Bonus experience from monsters
2.41 weight Craftable
Tw3 glyph aard.png Glyph of Aard Main campaign Upgrade +5% Aard Sign intensity 0.01 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher silver lynx sword lvl5.png Grandmaster Feline silver sword Blood and Wine Silver sword +15% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to cause bleeding
+10% Chance to dismember
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
2.36 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher steel lynx sword lvl5.png Grandmaster Feline steel sword Blood and Wine Steel sword +15% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to cause bleeding
+10% Chance to dismember
+5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
2.36 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher silver lynx sword lvl5.png Grandmaster legendary Feline silver sword Blood and Wine Silver sword +15% Aard Sign intensity
+15% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to cause bleeding
+10% Chance to dismember
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
2.36 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher steel lynx sword lvl5.png Grandmaster legendary Feline steel sword Blood and Wine Steel sword +20% Aard Sign intensity
+15% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to cause bleeding
+10% Chance to dismember
+5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
2.36 weight Craftable
Tw3 glyph aard greater.png Greater glyph of Aard Main campaign Upgrade +10% Aard Sign intensity 0.02 weight Craftable
Tw3 armor common heavy lvl3 02.png Impera Brigade armor (crafted) Main campaign Chest armor +20% Aard Sign intensity
+40% Resistance to piercing damage
+35% Resistance to bludgeoning damage
+40% Resistance to slashing damage
+25% Resistance to elemental damage
-10% Stamina regeneration
5.65 weight Craftable
Tw3 kaedweni gambeson.png Kaedweni gambeson (relic) Main campaign Chest armor +8 – 15% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Resistance to piercing damage
+15% Resistance to bludgeoning damage
+25% Resistance to slashing damage
+10% Stamina regeneration
1.74 weight Not craftable
Tw3 witcher silver lynx sword lvl1.png Legendary Feline silver sword Main campaign Silver sword +20% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to cause bleeding
+10% Chance to dismember
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
1.18 weight Craftable
Tw3 witcher silver lynx sword lvl2.png Legendary Feline silver sword - mastercrafted Main campaign Silver sword +35% Aard Sign intensity
+15% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to cause bleeding
+10% Chance to dismember
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
3.46 weight Craftable
Tw3 witcher silver lynx sword lvl3.png Legendary Feline silver sword - superior Main campaign Silver sword +30% Aard Sign intensity
+15% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to cause bleeding
+10% Chance to dismember
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
2.73 weight Craftable
Tw3 sword-02-b.png Legendary Viper silver sword Main campaign Silver sword +??% Aard Sign intensity
+??% Chance to poison
+??% Bonus experience from monsters
1.21 weight Craftable
Tw3 viper silver lvl1.png Legendary Viper venomous silver sword Hearts of Stone Silver sword +??% Aard Sign intensity
+??% Critical hit damage bonus
+??% Critical hit chance
+??% Chance to poison
+??% Bonus experience from monsters
2.98 weight Not craftable
Tw3 viper steel lvl1.png Legendary Viper venomous steel sword Hearts of Stone Steel sword +25% Aard Sign intensity
+75% Critical hit damage bonus
+10% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to poison
+5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
2.16 weight Craftable
Tw3 glyph aard lesser.png Lesser glyph of Aard Main campaign Upgrade +2% Aard Sign intensity 0.005 weight Craftable
Tw3 steel unique lune.png Lune Main campaign Steel sword +5 – 8% Aard Sign intensity
+4% Chance to freeze
3.21 weight Not craftable
Tw3 armor ofieri gauntlets.png Ofieri gauntlets Hearts of Stone Gauntlets +10% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Igni Sign intensity
+20% Axii Sign intensity
+5% Resistance to bludgeoning damage
+5% Resistance to slashing damage
2.41 weight Craftable
Tw3 armor ofieri gauntlets.png Ofieri gauntlets (crafted) Hearts of Stone Gauntlets +10% Aard Sign intensity
+20% Axii Sign intensity
+10% Igni Sign intensity
+5% Resistance to bludgeoning damage
+5% Resistance to slashing damage
+2% Stamina regeneration
2.41 weight Craftable
Tw3 ofir steel sabre 2.png Ofieri kilij Hearts of Stone Steel sword +100 Armor piercing
+15% Aard Sign intensity
+15% Igni Sign intensity
+10% Critical hit chance
+10% Chance to cause burning
2.04 weight Not craftable
Tw3 ofir steel sabre.png Ofieri saber Hearts of Stone Steel sword +10% Aard Sign intensity
+20% Igni Sign intensity
+10% Axii Sign intensity
+75% Critical hit damage bonus
+15% Critical hit chance
2.38 weight Craftable
Tw3 ofir steel sabre.png Ofieri saber (crafted) Main campaign Steel sword +10% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Axii Sign intensity
+20% Igni Sign intensity
+15% Critical hit chance
+75% Critical hit damage bonus
2.38 weight Craftable
Tw3 armor ofieri sharovary.png Ofieri sharovary (crafted) Hearts of Stone Trousers +20% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Quen Sign intensity
+10% Yrden Sign intensity
+10% Resistance to bludgeoning damage
+10% Resistance to slashing damage
+10% Stamina regeneration
1.23 weight Craftable
Tw3 armor ofieri sharovary.png Ofieri sharovary (relic) Hearts of Stone Trousers +20% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Quen Sign intensity
+10% Yrden Sign intensity
+10% Resistance to bludgeoning damage
+10% Resistance to slashing damage
1.23 weight Craftable
Tw3 ep1 silver sword.png Sarrim Hearts of Stone Silver sword +15% Aard Sign intensity
+15% Igni Sign intensity
+15% Axii Sign intensity
+75% Critical hit damage bonus
+10% Critical hit chance
3.96 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon witcher silver viper sword lvl3.png Tah'rel Blood and Wine Silver sword +28% Aard Sign intensity
+95% Critical hit damage bonus
+12% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to poison
+5% Bonus experience from monsters
2.81 weight Craftable
Tw3 teigr.png Teigr Main campaign Steel sword +15% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Critical hit chance
+10% Chance to cause bleeding
+5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
1.61 weight Not craftable
Tw3 steel legendary tor lara.png Tor Lara (sword) Main campaign Steel sword +15 – 20% Aard Sign intensity
+5 – 15% Quen Sign intensity
+12% Chance to cause burning
+2 – 3% Chance for instant kill
2.73 weight Not craftable
Tw3 armor guard 2a boots 1.png Toussaint Ducal Guard Captain's boots (magic) Blood and Wine Boots +1% Aard Sign intensity
+4% Resistance to piercing damage
+4% Resistance to slashing damage
+3 random item effects
1.04 weight Not craftable
Tw3 armor knight 2 gloves 1.png Toussaint knight's tourney gauntlets (magic) Blood and Wine Gauntlets +3% Aard Sign intensity
+6% Resistance to piercing damage
+6% Resistance to slashing damage
-2% Stamina regeneration
+3 random item effects
3.06 weight Not craftable
Tw3 armor knight 2 pants 1.png Toussaint knight's tourney trousers (magic) Blood and Wine Trousers +3 – 5% Aard Sign intensity
+14% Resistance to piercing damage
+16% Resistance to slashing damage
-10% Stamina regeneration
+3 random item effects
9.40 weight Not craftable
Tw3 sword-02-b.png Viper silver sword Main campaign Silver sword +10% Aard Sign intensity
+10% Chance to poison
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
1.21 weight Craftable
Tw3 viper silver lvl1.png Viper venomous silver sword Hearts of Stone Silver sword +25% Aard Sign intensity
+75% Critical hit damage bonus
+10% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to poison
+20% Bonus experience from monsters
2.98 weight Craftable
Tw3 viper steel lvl1.png Viper venomous steel sword Hearts of Stone Steel sword +25% Aard Sign intensity
+75% Critical hit damage bonus
+10% Critical hit chance
+15% Chance to poison
+5% Bonus experience from humans and nonhumans
2.56 weight Craftable
Tw3 weapon unique 1 steel sword 1.png Vitis Blood and Wine Steel sword +20% Aard Sign intensity
+20% Igni Sign intensity
+20% Quen Sign intensity
+20% Yrden Sign intensity
+20% Axii Sign intensity
3.21 weight Not craftable
Tw3 silver unique zerrikanterment.png Zerrikanterment (sword) Main campaign Silver sword +5 – 15% Aard Sign intensity
+5 – 15% Quen Sign intensity
+5 – 15% Axii Sign intensity
+10% Chance to cause bleeding
1.71 weight Not craftable