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by Dizzin
Fri Nov 28, 2003 1:27 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: DS
Replies: 20
Views: 2889

Just as an example. I solo'd my necro in DS from 39-49. Took me a total of around 30 hours of total playtime just exping. This included several times where there were at LEAST 2 other groups/soloers in the zone. Then I decided, hey, every mob on DS is around 10.0 on my trophy, SURELY ship exp might ...
by Dizzin
Fri Nov 28, 2003 12:11 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: evils and goods!
Replies: 122
Views: 16026

Good Post Dezz. And honestly, Twyl, you cant really expect just because you sit at fountain that someone's going to come along and ask if you wanna group. If you really wanted to play, then all you had to do was go start killing, or maybe ask someone out there if they wanted to group. Like Dezz said...
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 26, 2003 6:17 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tanks
Replies: 22
Views: 1983

Speaking of mothers, is your mom having trouble getting outside these days with the new leash laws? Actually, she goes to the special parks where you dont need one. Thanks for asking. Though I'm more concerned about your mom. She ever get Depends to work well enough for her to spend time out in pub...
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 26, 2003 5:51 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tanks
Replies: 22
Views: 1983

This thread got off topic faster than Dizzin's mom got off weight watchers. Uhh, to be on-topic before my caffeine high wears off, much like the allure of your mom.. I'm sure they're working on melee fixes. But it's probably the single largest balancing act they've had to do since Alpha, so give th...
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 26, 2003 5:38 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tanks
Replies: 22
Views: 1983

Ashiwi wrote:Oh, and Dizzin's your father, too.


Well, that would explain why I'm so well known by.... wait for it...

His Mom!

Stupid overdone jokes. :P
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 26, 2003 5:33 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tanks
Replies: 22
Views: 1983

Your salvation lies with the dark side. Do not deny it. You wont miss goodie Christmas much. Honest.
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 26, 2003 5:24 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tanks
Replies: 22
Views: 1983

Yayaril wrote:8)

Thanuk's got some deep rooted anxiety he needs to work out here. Maybe you shouldn't associate yourself so much with warriors and try something new for awhile?


Yeah, hey Thanuk, go roll a duergar cleric and play it for a bit! It'd be.. edumacational!
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 26, 2003 5:09 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ultravision
Replies: 54
Views: 9401

Hyldryn wrote:Innate blur? Time to make Svirfneblin warriors.


Shrug, at once/day it wouldn't be a big deal. As is true of ALL innates that aren't always active. They're nice in a pinch, but wont unbalance the game.
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 26, 2003 4:40 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ultravision
Replies: 54
Views: 9401

Not justifying anything, I don't really care one way or the other, but if dayblind isn't a problem, just delete snakes as that is their ONLY niche. Well, that and illusionists. And they make half-decent clerics now too. Plus I dont think darkies being able to see the roomname in daylight is going t...
by Dizzin
Tue Nov 25, 2003 2:01 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ultravision
Replies: 54
Views: 9401

Nod Sylvos, I realized that too. And really, I'm more for just slopping on some cowl and being able to sorta see a lot more than I was for the other idea, I just figured most people would be more against that.. I'm wrong a lot though. So.. taking from above: Make the very basic one a wholehead cowl,...
by Dizzin
Tue Nov 25, 2003 7:49 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: You have been summoned! Maybe..
Replies: 4
Views: 654

I have no gags. Perhaps harmonious blessing overrules it or something? Dunno!
by Dizzin
Tue Nov 25, 2003 6:52 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: You have been summoned! Maybe..
Replies: 4
Views: 654

You have been summoned! Maybe..

Was the you have been summoned message removed? Or am I just a special case? And if it *has* been removed.. uhh, why? :P < 618h/611H 329p/400P 119v/119V T: Ruxur TC: excellent E: skeletal EC: pretty hurt P: std > l An Intersection in the Caverns Room size: Large (L:40 ft W:40 ft H:20 ft) Exits: - No...
by Dizzin
Tue Nov 25, 2003 4:14 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ultravision
Replies: 54
Views: 9401

As for the idea, if you do let them kinda see, no one will ever play anything other than a drow. Bye-bye snakes. My first instinct is to say thank God. Snakes are a pathetic race that SHOULD be finished off. It's like you guys saying no one will play gnomes because elves are superior. And elves ARE...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 5:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Heritage Hockey Game
Replies: 5
Views: 783

Yeah, when I heard that only CBC was covering it, I couldn't believe it. Shame on ESPN.
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 11:36 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ultravision
Replies: 54
Views: 9401

I JUST read in one of the books that he now has no problem seeing in daylight. Was in whatever book came after the end of the Icewind Dale trilogy. Though I cant argue the fact that his eyes were different from other drow, but just in colour. Regardless, this wasn't initially about Drizzt. It's abou...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 10:53 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ultravision
Replies: 54
Views: 9401

Actually, it was after less than a year and a half on the surface that Drizzt was able to see at least decently well enough to hunt in daylight, though he did still prefer the night of course. So I dont really see why it would be too much of a problem here. And drow mages actually study by candlelig...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 9:18 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ultravision
Replies: 54
Views: 9401

Drow are about as powerful as surface elves... Slightly higher warrior constitution is the only difference. And some weakish innates. And surface elves have innate outdoor sneak, which is supremely super to UD sneak. Illithids have the worst strength and con in the game.. Bad agi and dex. All they h...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 8:59 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ultravision
Replies: 54
Views: 9401

Stars aren't too bright for drow. Moon can be, when full.... I dont think darkies will complain about being semi-blind on the surface the about week that the moon is full/near-full if they can eventually still see during the 12 minutes/day of daylight. Plus they'll adapt to the brightness of the moo...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 8:51 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ultravision
Replies: 54
Views: 9401

Problem is, Humans dont have the eyes that they'll EVER be able to adjust to seeing as well as an elf in the dark. With Ultra races, being able to see in the light(sorta) would just be a matter of adapting to the pain. I mean, if they're giving ultra/infra combo to liches, why not just give this to ...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 7:32 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ultravision
Replies: 54
Views: 9401

Ultravision

I think that Ultravision is something that could use a minor change-up. Given enough time exposed to the sun, any character with Ultravision should be able to gain an ability to at least see in daylight. I figure it could be the same as what infra see without a light. Instead of red shapes, could be...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 7:11 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade SPOB
Replies: 157
Views: 37226

Nod, my apologies on the dice. I was misinformed. And yeah, I agree that with weapons, the proc is pretty much everything, but still at 4d6 4/4 it tops out every other weapon in plain dice/hit/dam. I've heard the proc is semi-lame. But no one talks about it, so who knows for sure. It might not be a ...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 6:46 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade SPOB
Replies: 157
Views: 37226

*roll* I love Mitharx's arguements. Since Rangers dont do anything useful in game, let's give them a bow that's +50/50 and procs inferno! Maybe fix the class AND the equipment? And Vahok, name 1 other 1handed weapon that's 6d4 4/4, or even 4/4 and no dice? Or even 6d4 0/0? There isn't one. Not even ...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 6:38 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: evils and goods!
Replies: 122
Views: 16026

See, there's the major problem with getting goodies to come play evil. They roll an evil as a "fun" character. Only problem is, we already have a ton of rogues and warriors and dire raiders and etc. What we need in order to zone are clerics and shamans and to a lesser extent, enchanters. Also, Goodi...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 24, 2003 4:46 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: shimmering crystal scimitar
Replies: 0
Views: 1611

shimmering crystal scimitar

Just curious why this weapon got its proc completely changed. It appears to be the only item in game to have this done to it. I'll admit the previous proc was fairly specialized, but it was still slightly useful, once in a bit. If you wanted to add a new proc to a weapon, why not just make a new wea...
by Dizzin
Sun Nov 23, 2003 9:07 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade Muspelheim Invasion?
Replies: 13
Views: 4499

All for that too of course Yaya. More than happy to have other zone eq upgraded. Problem I see with that is convincing the staff to upgrade pretty much anything. Just look at what happened to BC heh.
by Dizzin
Sun Nov 23, 2003 8:03 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade Muspelheim Invasion?
Replies: 13
Views: 4499

Downgrade Muspelheim Invasion?

In the same vein as the SPOB post, just curious what other peoples thoughts are on Musp Invasion. As it stands, nearly everything from there is a top item, several of them being significantly superior to anything else around. Marble bracer, silvery bracer, book, signet ring, ring of ice, dull sleeve...
by Dizzin
Fri Nov 21, 2003 11:36 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: can we have a zone without a gimick?
Replies: 25
Views: 3034

Orcish hall of plunder is actually the first new zone in over a year to not have a gimmick. Was kind of refreshing.
by Dizzin
Fri Nov 21, 2003 4:48 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Rescue
Replies: 41
Views: 5569

Course, those wuss casters would stop casting spells on you and you'd die in 2 rounds.
by Dizzin
Fri Nov 21, 2003 1:58 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade SPOB
Replies: 157
Views: 37226

Heh, compare your axe to other 1-handers. It's far and away the best warrior 1-hander in the game. Sure it only gives you an extra 10 damage per hit or whatever, but like you did later in your post, you have to compare that item with others all over. And your axe blows anything else away. Even weapo...
by Dizzin
Thu Nov 20, 2003 8:55 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: singed electrum rings
Replies: 3
Views: 2180

Well, MD is a pain and semi dangerous. But the fight that yields both this and the boots is utter wuss. Can prolly be solo'd by several classes. Can see why it would give a lack of points.
by Dizzin
Thu Nov 20, 2003 8:12 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: Go Go Tanking Skills
Replies: 43
Views: 4904

Yeah, that degrading of tanking skills happens way to fast for PCs. And not nearly fast enough on mobs.
by Dizzin
Thu Nov 20, 2003 4:22 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade SPOB
Replies: 157
Views: 37226

I have to agree with Dartan. Moving 1 isn't enough, should be 3, from each tier. I mean honestly guys, it's a zone that has enough eq coming out of it to fill every slot on every player in the game. That doesn't seem off to you? And I still stand by the fact that several pieces of eq from that zone ...
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 19, 2003 6:50 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Search
Replies: 20
Views: 2108

Lol. Afraid I dont Ell! Plus I did it just to piss Dezz off, and you know how fun that can be. ;)

Miss you too and stuff! Breathlessly awaiting your return! :)
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 19, 2003 6:06 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Search
Replies: 20
Views: 2108

4 searches at 138 drow int to find this guy. I'd say that's worse than it was before. :( Edit: And it happens regularly. Just had it take 6 searches at 138 int to poke one out. < 579h/579H 91v/121V P: std > The Greycloak Hills sear Tall high grasses roll in undulating waves across the sides of the r...
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 19, 2003 5:16 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Go Go Tanking Skills
Replies: 43
Views: 4904

Sounds good to me! Remove all melee classes @once. They just get in the way anyways. And with them gone.. no more busted sneak/hide through zones, and no more ranger whining! And no more mounted problems. No more complaining about how 1 avenger is so much more powerful than the other! Alas for a per...
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 19, 2003 4:37 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Go Go Tanking Skills
Replies: 43
Views: 4904

I have to agree that a mage in that situation prolly would have lasted about as long as you did. And I also agree that a mage with just scales or displace would have lasted significantly longer. And I'm all for dropping defence spelll effectiveness by 20% and upping tank skills the corresponding 20%...
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 19, 2003 3:58 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Go Go Tanking Skills
Replies: 43
Views: 4904

I notice 4 assisting, eventually. And right, you lasted a round and a half. Single tanking a pitfiend, a vrock, and 2 hezrou demons, which turned to 4 hezrou in the last round. I dont mind if you upgrade tank skills enough to last MAYBE 1 more round against those odds. But frankly, your log just pro...
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 19, 2003 1:49 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: Changing restrings
Replies: 3
Views: 742

And I'll ask here, has it been decided if holly/snowflake bands will be on the list of allowable restring changeovers?
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 19, 2003 6:21 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: Go Go Tanking Skills
Replies: 43
Views: 4904

Uhh, you got bashed on entry, your displace was very old, your *cough* stone was old, and you were going up against a pit fiend and ALL his little buddies. Which included Forka's sword proccing on you and one of the vrocks proccing poison on you.

2 rounds sounds about right for that. :P
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 19, 2003 4:39 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade SPOB
Replies: 157
Views: 37226

True Omrec. With a little tactics, Yig fight was even pretty wuss.

Edited because I have problems reading my own typing. *stare*
by Dizzin
Wed Nov 19, 2003 3:49 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Avernus quest eq
Replies: 1
Views: 1852

Oh, I should have thought of this earlier, but I'll put it in now. Some quests in general, and this quest in particular, you cant just look at the items required to finish. There is an EXTREMELY annoying AND difficult requirement of the quest in the middle of it, which should also add to the point t...
by Dizzin
Tue Nov 18, 2003 10:53 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Invoker exp tables
Replies: 6
Views: 943

Invoker exp tables are high because they do the most damage of any class in the game. They are therefore deemed a "powerful class" and hence worthy of a large amount of exp to reach high level. That being said, I personally found invoker tables to be easier than elementalist ones. Also, before smoke...
by Dizzin
Tue Nov 18, 2003 5:59 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade SPOB
Replies: 157
Views: 37226

Dont understand why you goodies hate that final fight. It's easy. Just takes a bit of time. Even then it doesn't take THAT long. I find the Loki invasion fight to be significantly worse. And even that isn't a big threat. The only dangerous fight in spob, (pre-changes) was the yig fight due to 2 stab...
by Dizzin
Tue Nov 18, 2003 4:20 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade SPOB
Replies: 157
Views: 37226

Since when does having a group of incompetent AFK'ers have ANY bearing on how good the eq from there should be?
by Dizzin
Tue Nov 18, 2003 1:19 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: the armor of the captain of the Eternal Rot Watch
Replies: 7
Views: 3011

Think this was designed to be armor specifically decent for Ogres... why change that?
by Dizzin
Tue Nov 18, 2003 1:15 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: Stupid Me part 2
Replies: 11
Views: 1564

Dont forget Demi!
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 17, 2003 11:49 pm
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade SPOB
Replies: 157
Views: 37226

I've heard of several goodie clerics wearing only spob eq. Some mostly just TO wear all spob eq I'm sure, but still, that's TOO much eq from 1 zone. And Waelos, You DONT see a problem with that axe being obviously superior to your epic longass quest sword in almost every way?! I'm going to comment o...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 17, 2003 3:45 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Downgrade SPOB
Replies: 157
Views: 37226

I've got a better idea. Easy it up. Not massively, but put it back to how it was when it first went in. Maybe even remove a mob from each of the last 3 fights and a roamer or 2 on the grids. Then downgrade the eq to compensate. Still allow heart to be on par with top items from seers, large gem abou...
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 17, 2003 1:38 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: a black tentacle belt with the Jawed God's clasp
Replies: 0
Views: 1496

a black tentacle belt with the Jawed God's clasp

Okay, so it lost 3 hp. Normally that wouldn't bother me. But when the VERY first item in the zone gets a huge upgrade, and then the very LAST, hardest to get item gets downgraded? That's not right.

Just give it back its 3 hp.
by Dizzin
Mon Nov 17, 2003 1:35 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: a thick, layered cloak of rotting foliage
Replies: 1
Views: 1683

a thick, layered cloak of rotting foliage

1. Remove the idiotic !ID flag on this. 2. You do the pain in the neck quest for this, just to.. get more ac? That sucks. Just stick back the old stats if you need to. They're much better than the current ones and I cant see how the old stats are worth more than the current ones. Note: This is a que...

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