How To Reroll Failed Perception Check In BG3

Exploring an area and your party members have a Failed Perception Check in Baldur's Gate 3? Here is what you can do to reroll.

While playing Baldur’s Gate 3 you can often see Perception Check failed above your characters, and many players want to reroll it. This is a feature based purely on RNG which makes the game more immersive. You get Perception checks randomly because your character reacts to different scenarios as you play. These can be situations like exploring a dungeon and coming across a trap. Finding a hidden treasure, or even being aware and avoiding being pickpocketed. So here is how you can reroll a failed perception check in BG3.

How to Reroll and Avoid Failed Perception Checks in Baldur’s Gate 3

BG3 when you get failed perception checks and how to reroll

You can reroll perception checks using another party members by quick saving and quick loading. Press F5 on your keyboard to quick save and Y or Triangle after pausing for Xbox and PlayStation. As to quick reload you have to press F8 on your keyboard or X or Square buttons after pausing on your controller.

  1. Travel back to camp after you pass an area where you got failed perception check.
  2. Change your party members to ones who haven’t failed the perception check.
  3. Quick save your game.
  4. Go back to the area where you got the passive check.
  5. Now, your new companions should pass the Perception check.
  6. In case, these fail it too then you can always quick load your game.
  7. Do this until you pass the Perception check.

You can always take a long rest to reset the Perception checks for all characters. As for some areas that you are trying to explore there could be something hidden in the ground or a hidden door. You can brute force solve them too without having to quick load. For ground, your character can use a shovel to dig around. Or having a hammer, mace, similar weapons, or fire spells can help you break many doors.

That’s all you need to do to reroll and pass the failed perception checks in Baldur’s Gate 3. Since there are many such dilemmas in the game also check if you should accept Raphael’s deal, and other choices and consequences.