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The Interrogator
Niles, The Interrogator
Area: The Rogue Harbour
Functions: Counter-Thaumuturgy Job
Deception Job

Niles icon.png Niles, the Interrogator is a NPC located in the Rogue Harbour. He is a rogue to hire for Counter-Thaumuturgy jobs in a Heist and Grand Heist.

Using Niles's interface to reveal a hidden wing in a Grand Heist blueprint

Niles' ability to convert an enemy soldier into a minion temporarily

Quest contract

  • Contract: Rational Tools
  • Contract: A Mundane Sample


Niles's unique heist Perks are:

  • Can unlock 1 Magical Chest after Lockdown per Wing
  • Discovers a Blueprint Reveal upon completion of a Heist Contract Mission

Niles's skill are:

  • Counter-Thaumuturgy (Max Level 5)
  • Deception (Max Level 4)

Optimal Gear

Tip: This gear is expensive to purchase but cheap and easy to craft yourself. See the Rogue gear crafting guide for steps.

The following lists the optimal gear setup, as well as mentioning the important mods that their equipment must have. This guide assumes that the rogue is level 5 (have at least one skill at level 5).

The following gear illustrates the "perfect roll" mods and are extremely hard to craft, but even lower rolls are fine for general usage.

Slot Tool
Brooch Foliate Brooch inventory icon.png Foliate BroochFoliate BroochRequires 5 in Any job(26-30)% increased Rarity of Items dropped in HeistsCan only be equipped to Heist members. with ALL of these:
  • Heist Chests have a 15% chance to Duplicate contained Currency
  • 10% increased Quantity of Items dropped in Heists (optional)
Cloak Whisper-woven Cloak inventory icon.png Whisper-woven CloakWhisper-woven CloakRequires 5 in Any job5% reduced raising of Alert LevelCan only be equipped to Heist members. with ALL of these:
  • 15% reduced raising of Alert Level from opening Chests
  • 20% increased Job speed (optional)
Weapon Burst Band inventory icon.png Burst Band with:
  • 20% increased Job speed
Counter-Thaumaturgy.png Counter-Thaumaturgy Tool Thaumaturgical Ward inventory icon.png Thaumaturgical Ward with EITHER of these:
  • +1 to Level of all Jobs
  • +1 to Counter-Thaumaturgy
  • 10% chance to not generate Alert Level on opening a Chest using Counter-Thaumaturgy


He is the former interrogator of the Templar according to the conversion between Niles and Huck. Niles also told the player character he may be interrogated the player character before they are exiled.

Version history

Version Changes
  • Job Experience granted to Heist participants [Rogues] has been increased across the board to fit the lower frequency at which players will engage in them.
  • Introduced to the game.