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by Sarell
Wed Jun 10, 2009 6:45 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Permanently turn on double exp, remove exp caps
Replies: 33
Views: 2526

Re: Permanently turn on double exp, remove exp caps

I think I have posted this around 400 times now but I couldn't possibly not chime in on my favourite old topic; you could.... Downgrade exp, upgrade trophy!!! So you get heaps more exp from killing something, but only once or twice. Then people would do different things to exp, learn stuff, and poss...
by Sarell
Tue Feb 24, 2009 11:45 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: The Next Tiamat Run
Replies: 57
Views: 4710

Re: The Next Tiamat Run

Myself and a few Australians & Asians stopped going when the starting time became 2AM for us. That just wrecks the whole weekend. I think stopping points would be good. Let the players / leaders choose how they like to play the game. There is way too much gear there as I posted after the first t...
by Sarell
Thu Dec 04, 2008 9:19 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Are teachers underpaid or not?
Replies: 322
Views: 8481

Re: Are teachers underpaid or not?

First up I think most teachers would prefer government investment into better working conditions, primarily class sizes, compared with a pay rise. I'm in Australia so my perspective might be a tad out on some things but we do have a similar system, however pay is even across states, the minimum in p...
by Sarell
Sat Oct 11, 2008 1:51 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat Run Saturday, 8th NOVEMBER 2008 (11.30AM EST)
Replies: 25
Views: 2870

Re: Tiamat Run Saturday, 25th Oct 2008 (11.30AM EST)

loshaenar wrote:so.. 2:30am Sunday for Australia.

Just not so sure that the toril playerbase is big enough anymore for a U.S brunch only start time.

sorry i doubt any of us can make it (when it was more like 5-6am, it was hard, but plausible).

tai.


What he said...
by Sarell
Sun Sep 21, 2008 10:07 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Grammar Nerds Unite!
Replies: 10
Views: 836

Re: Grammar Nerds Unite!

I've put it out to my year 9 citizen ed. class and can give you the following tips. You could use a few more smiley faces and hearts over the Is and maybe a penis instead of the --. It's better to start a sentence with "Fuckin'" whenever possible as it lets the reader know you care about t...
by Sarell
Tue May 13, 2008 12:55 pm
Forum: Toril 2.0 Discussion
Topic: Smaller groups
Replies: 17
Views: 3758

Re: Smaller groups

The code exists for having group caps different for different zones. Just needs to be used / applied. Be good to have some HARD 5 person zones and some 50 person smashfests!
by Sarell
Tue May 13, 2008 12:48 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: black longsword of destruction
Replies: 25
Views: 1187

Re: black longsword of destruction

I find doing anything solo as a warrior completely mindnumbing, and they only seem useful as tanks where rescues are needed. I'd like to see them do enough damage so that you can take out a mob 10 levels lower than you without stopping for a snack IRL. Personally I've always thought weapons should b...
by Sarell
Sun May 11, 2008 2:38 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Perm Globes
Replies: 12
Views: 970

Re: Perm Globes

Also take away their large numbers of hitpoints and ability to multiclass and non-rogue mobs ability to track! Maybe just mmail their loot to us so we don't even have to find drulak in the first place?
by Sarell
Sun May 11, 2008 2:36 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Comarian Mines - limbs
Replies: 15
Views: 1454

Re: Comarian Mines - limbs

Downgrade everything else?
by Sarell
Fri Apr 11, 2008 2:49 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat Run April 12th
Replies: 9
Views: 1597

Enemis group-says, "RANGER POWA ----------- NATURES BLESSING IS UP OR SOMETHING!!!!!!!!!!! I LOVE YOU ANDY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! MOTHER NATURE MOTHER NATURE SHE'S OUR MAN! NATURES BLESSING IS UP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!" Enemis group-says, "RANGER POWA ----------- NATURES...
by Sarell
Wed Mar 19, 2008 9:02 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Another skill nerfed into the grave?
Replies: 6
Views: 740

I always thought body slam was somehow linked to weight as well like bash. I remember Fladd Snowtiger (Korra post-Mystra intervention) on toril1 could slam just about anything and they weighed in about 60 pounds heavier than any other barb on the game for some reason. Anyhow, may as well restore ham...
by Sarell
Wed Mar 19, 2008 8:56 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat Run April 12th
Replies: 9
Views: 1597

11AM?!?!?!!? Sweet lord... that's almost early enough to call it a late night (1am AEST) :|

You should do it twice in a row then I can pick which one I can attend when the diary levels itself out!
by Sarell
Wed Mar 19, 2008 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Cruisin' Together
Replies: 20
Views: 3880

Man, a cruise, this has got to the the most profound sign of an aging mud population I've seen :|. I sure wish cruises were that cheap in Australia or I'd be there, I'd be in for sure! All you can get here for that price is a one way USA special to the reef. PS: Cruising with Ed would be worth flyin...
by Sarell
Tue Mar 18, 2008 11:37 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Invokers and you..
Replies: 18
Views: 1507

Agree with Torkur that getting knocked around can suck, hence my psi suggestion! Anyhow, I can tell you that a druid can out-damage a full healing dragon, so I'm sure an invoker or a pack of them can easily.
by Sarell
Sun Mar 16, 2008 12:04 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Invokers and you..
Replies: 18
Views: 1507

I'm not so sure a volley of force missiles is less worthwhile than a volley of arrows? Especially if the illusionist fluxes, which you seem to have forgot exists. Have to ask a god to leak that one for us. There hasn't been a tiamat group with 10 invokers in it yet, but I bet it would do okay. You k...
by Sarell
Sun Mar 02, 2008 3:51 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: TorilMUD on Wikipedia
Replies: 5
Views: 2090

I can't believe they removed the Dagos page! It was informative and accurate to be sure!
by Sarell
Mon Feb 25, 2008 10:02 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Citadel
Replies: 11
Views: 1333

I thought it was cool the way it was. You can still do it solo: it just isn't fun anymore so you don't. Mind you it certainly isn't fun doing it as a group either when you could be doing a better zone. So I guess I think they took a fun solo / low level zone and made it into a boring zone for no app...
by Sarell
Fri Feb 22, 2008 7:03 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: how many...
Replies: 14
Views: 1323

I agree entirely with Corth. While it isn't the stats that make a player for the most, it would be good to see some characters that didn't have all perfect max stat notches. Some people / creatures with a bit less int or a bit more agility and others that wern't so good would be interesting. Just by...
by Sarell
Thu Feb 14, 2008 10:11 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: pls fix
Replies: 4
Views: 547

Let's imp DG scripts or a work around of it in toril2, then you could assign the grab command to the room so that if you use it it checks for the rope ladder first!
by Sarell
Wed Feb 13, 2008 7:35 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Things That Should Be Obvious
Replies: 6
Views: 941

You could upgrade trophy downgrade tables and people might try exping in a zone they don't 'clear per pop'. Or they might just 'zone for exp'.
by Sarell
Wed Feb 13, 2008 7:30 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: some items are just too damned heavy
Replies: 4
Views: 680

I think it's a good thing elves can't wield some enourmous demigods specifically stated huge iron hammer. What's kostchtchie's strength? Your argument with regard to ogres, to me sounds like, one thing is broken so let's break another thing aswell. Mind you it's an argument that has seen a lot of th...
by Sarell
Mon Feb 11, 2008 11:05 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: New channel - Friends
Replies: 14
Views: 1830

I'm not sure how this would work? I like Dartan but I hate anyone else that likes him just on the principle of the thing!
by Sarell
Fri Feb 08, 2008 6:47 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Homeland was a pretty big mud
Replies: 60
Views: 8108

Any chance of changing the name on crystal caves to hugo's house of horrors?
by Sarell
Mon Jan 28, 2008 6:05 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat Feb 16th 12pm est
Replies: 13
Views: 1771

GF's BD party that night... expect me to log in drunk at 2am to see you off or something! :P
by Sarell
Mon Jan 28, 2008 5:53 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Latest Magma Run (Second time done since dragon changes)
Replies: 86
Views: 15043

Magma isn't as hard as it used to be. Less dresk lovers, more powerful players. It's even rather fun if you lead it right, you can make fighting pretty solid and constant with a good scout and illusionist who is at the keys. It's just convincing someone who want's general good gear to do it over tia...
by Sarell
Mon Jan 28, 2008 5:31 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Web Host question
Replies: 14
Views: 1731

You need a SQL / MySQL database to run PHPBB aswell as your hosting package. I've been using godaddy.com for my registration and email forwarding. $7.99 and you can forward 100 email addressess to whoever. In terms of the reply address, you can put whatever you like into outlook express. I can send ...
by Sarell
Thu Jan 10, 2008 3:57 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat Saturday January 12th 12pm EST
Replies: 43
Views: 3759

We can just dice for the first shift afk like Ebgar/Glorishan/Imis in the olden days Brian!
by Sarell
Wed Jan 09, 2008 10:25 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat Saturday January 12th 12pm EST
Replies: 43
Views: 3759

How much would I get docked for 2 hours? :P
by Sarell
Wed Dec 19, 2007 11:20 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Bring back artifacts, politics and god favoritism
Replies: 241
Views: 43449

Give Corth an artifact that makes any room he can get to teleportable but with a small % chance the spell might go amiss and land you in Bel's chamber.
by Sarell
Mon Dec 17, 2007 9:16 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Massmorph
Replies: 39
Views: 4349

Upgrade Trophy - Downgrade Tables! Dammit!
by Sarell
Sat Dec 15, 2007 6:59 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Massmorph
Replies: 39
Views: 4349

Yeh, it was something along the lines of 'I'm glad someone found a use for massmorph. It might have been eilistelreleleeeeee tho? I came up with that tactic. I think it's a hell of a lot more fun that throwing 400 bodies at 5 dragons in one room which is straight out boring. You may as well set up a...
by Sarell
Mon Dec 10, 2007 6:37 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Toril 2.0: Interim Changes
Replies: 87
Views: 12934

How about upping the duration of some spells like vitality, dragonscales (duration, not chipping), blur etc. It's pretty frustrating to have one guy AFK or cast the wrong spell in the wrong order and have to wait for spells to drop. I was thinking exactly the opposite earlier today! Drop dragonscal...
by Sarell
Mon Dec 10, 2007 6:13 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Creeping Doom
Replies: 11
Views: 2150

I thought the idea was pretty ordinary until Pril and Yaya's additional ideas, now it rocks.
by Sarell
Sun Dec 02, 2007 10:44 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Triterium Live Auction
Replies: 18
Views: 3384

Thanks guys that was really fun! Good to see some guild and player interaction going on someplace other than the BBS! Love your work! Interesting to see some prices on things too. It was like people have more plat, but are more stingy now!
by Sarell
Tue Nov 27, 2007 6:51 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat Saturday December 8th 12pm EST
Replies: 38
Views: 5109

I guess it's fairly inconsequential what Pril is doing so I can Warrior / Shaman / Druid if need too! Be nice to have the full 30 again however! PS: the time still sucks! Let's make sure we dock people who are late. Nothing worse than getting up at 2am then sitting around for 2 hours waiting on some...
by Sarell
Mon Nov 19, 2007 11:32 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Toril 2.0: Interim Changes
Replies: 87
Views: 12934

Allow CP to have multi and no group limit until it gets done once. Add a 1% load per hour pack of patrolling/global character sniffing out trolls or thieves to VT, DK, WD, BG to keep people on their toes. Give Verarb an awesome artifact with a pkill, !rent & lootable flag (both ways). Load on Lo...
by Sarell
Sun Nov 18, 2007 10:42 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: Kia code at its finest
Replies: 10
Views: 1919

I use a trigger as well, but if you have just circled or something, you can't wield for two rounds :(.
by Sarell
Fri Nov 16, 2007 7:35 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: Kia code at its finest
Replies: 10
Views: 1919

Even when it does sit out for a bit longer, it means you are usually not wielding anything for a round or two which really isn't worth it. MAybe it should automatically switch you to a weapon on in inventory. Make the proc say something like it 'dances away and blah pulls a shiny stick of blah from ...
by Sarell
Fri Nov 16, 2007 7:23 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat Saturday December 8th 12pm EST
Replies: 38
Views: 5109

Havn't you realised?. If you start at 12, it takes 8 hours, start at 2 it takes 6! We should be starting at 4 and it will only take 4! Tiamat simply dies at the same time!
by Sarell
Fri Nov 16, 2007 7:17 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: ASUS EEE Pc
Replies: 9
Views: 1110

I was thinking, wow very cool, for $199... so I went to some shop sites and saw everyone sells it for $399 .. far less cool :(.. Was it toshiba that had a tiny little laptop late in the early pentium days?
by Sarell
Wed Nov 14, 2007 7:20 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: My Challenge
Replies: 84
Views: 11410

Totally awesome. The "seven as the age of reason" theory is drawn straight from Catholic doctorine. In the Catholic Church, seven is the age at which a child is required to being practicing Catholic rituals, because they believe that seven years old is the age that children are deemed to ...
by Sarell
Tue Nov 13, 2007 12:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: My Challenge
Replies: 84
Views: 11410

PS: Ragorn also knows nothing about child development :P I took nine credits worth of developmental psych in college, my wife worked as a nanny for ten years, and I have a child of my own. So, I guess what I'm trying to say here is, you fail in every possible way imaginable. 4. Two children, curiou...
by Sarell
Mon Nov 12, 2007 10:53 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: My Challenge
Replies: 84
Views: 11410

I'm as bitter as Corth about being tied up at work and missing a whole thread of people teasing each other, so I'm going to try and make up for it with some of my own! A few posts back Ragorn put out 5 questions then answered his viewpoints on them claiming he 'won' something. I think it was to do w...
by Sarell
Mon Nov 12, 2007 10:33 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Guitar Hero 3
Replies: 50
Views: 7689

You guys should try DDR. Once you figure out that it's essentially the same game with your legs, it's pretty fun. No doubt, but playing the guitar is cool -- dancing like a fairy, on the other hand, is not. Agree totally! ... although...... dancing like a faerie might get you layed and talking abou...
by Sarell
Mon Nov 12, 2007 10:24 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Dev News - Spell Focus Item Effects
Replies: 22
Views: 1966

Cool for druids and maybe shamans who who can do different things... might see a new standard set of gear to attain for chanters and vokers! PWNED...

I like it though!
by Sarell
Thu Oct 25, 2007 8:27 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Latest Magma Run (Second time done since dragon changes)
Replies: 86
Views: 15043

Magma is still neat since marthamor fixed it up as per post several years ago! :P If anything, the 5 hours of dragons at magma isn't what is broke.
by Sarell
Sun Oct 14, 2007 4:10 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Go-Go Khanjari Gender Bender
Replies: 147
Views: 28074

Shevarash wrote:In general, and the gap between efhr's and other races is a bit too wide.


Mystery Killer!
by Sarell
Sun Oct 14, 2007 4:07 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Jot Invasion Fri 8/24
Replies: 30
Views: 4388

Perhaps call it a day and put old jot invasion back and put the effort into a new zone. I never saw jot invasion not done until the new one came in. Add a rare ridiculously kick ass potion to Surtur.
by Sarell
Sun Oct 14, 2007 4:02 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Toril 2.0: Interim Changes
Replies: 87
Views: 12934

Upgrade Trophy Downgrade Tables!!!!!!!!!




...

Put old jot invasion back in.

Remove grouping restrictions.

1/4 the gear loaded in Tiamat.

A pwipe would be more like a dagger to the heart for me than a band-aid.


& remove the bbs
by Sarell
Mon Oct 08, 2007 11:40 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: The Epic Spank Thread
Replies: 60
Views: 10952

It was certainly one of the funniest and most memorable 'quick trips' I've been on. Gilligan's 3 hour cruise springs to mind! ... Sit right back and you'll hear a tale, a tale of a fateful trip, that started at a WD port and quickly went to shit! ... good times :) I bet it went like this actually......

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