Re: what made it gear dependent? were you happy with elf as race for champion?

January 11, 2019 03:59AM
Anything that requires certain weapons/gear to be competitive is gear dependent. Champions need a lot of care and feeding. They are vuln bash, semi vuln dirt disarm and vuln grapple, strip, weaponbreaker. You lose your weapon while blind and you are running or dead. So now you have to try and cover those weaknesses. Monks don't have that weakness. You can blind my monk all day long, and I can still survive, because my defenses don't depend on a weapon. There are some things that will nerf defenses on a monk. Anything that attacks Str/Dex(Boneshatter) will nerf a monks defenses if they don't have it covered. But as a monk I'm not likely to die to that, just more likely to GTFO and return when I'm better.

Elf was a decent choice for champion, but after comparing to the storm thats running around right now, I wonder if storm isn't a better option with a polearm in certain situations. Storm won't bat for crap, but Fend is nice, and if you enlarge, theres a high chance of lag there, almost as much as Bat I think. But don't bother wielding a staff as a storm. I didn't do much testing on elf with pole for defending but I know Elith does it a lot and seemed to do as well if not better than mine, so my assumption that staff was the go-to for elf might be misguided, but I didn't do enough testing.

Hope my rambling helps.
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Krogran is gone

Welverin 374 January 10, 2019 10:12AM

If you delete your champions when you lose an eagle staff, you're going to have a bad time

mcbeth 196 January 17, 2019 05:23AM

what made it gear dependent? were you happy with elf as race for champion? (n/t)

Noone of significance 86 January 10, 2019 02:23PM

Re: what made it gear dependent? were you happy with elf as race for champion?

Welverin 231 January 11, 2019 03:59AM

I guess it is hard to find a cursed staff (I can only think of one); thank you for the explanation/feedback (n/t)

Noone of significance 66 January 12, 2019 04:46AM

Eagle staff and a few others are no drop. Several No_Remove as well. n/t

jalim 78 January 12, 2019 04:59AM

RP gets in the way

daurwyn 217 January 12, 2019 07:04PM

Because you don't think outside of the box. n/t

jalim 67 January 18, 2019 01:06AM

Sounds to me like a weak excuse

daurwyn 169 January 20, 2019 01:47AM

=) n/t

jalim 54 January 20, 2019 02:42AM

Re: Krogran is gone

Jarmel 278 January 10, 2019 11:40AM

His personal beliefs make it difficult for him to get into the head space necessary to truly RP evil.

Dalbrin 143 January 12, 2019 09:03AM

pretty much.

Welverin 173 January 12, 2019 11:09AM

Dude, the best evils think they are the hero.

Sam 152 January 17, 2019 03:40PM

He can only play a monk. The automation of the build is great for him. Puts away the whole thought process. And, monks aren’t allowed in scarab. (n/t)

funnyone 58 January 11, 2019 09:46AM

Pretty sure I made you rage delete at least two characters when I played my Druid....

Welverin 157 January 11, 2019 12:05PM

I'm not even playing and I've made him rage delete 4 guys. n/t

jalim 63 January 11, 2019 12:32PM

It's your greatest talent. Nt

Sam 56 January 17, 2019 03:41PM

Dude, you’re my hero (n/t)

Welverin 65 January 11, 2019 03:17PM

No, this is your hero

Kstatida 95 January 18, 2019 08:05AM

Just like you can only play forum warrior well? (n/t)

bloodmoon 64 January 11, 2019 10:02AM

bloodmoon wins

MiyagiYojimbo 126 January 13, 2019 02:37AM

+1 (n/t)

Noone of significance 53 January 12, 2019 04:47AM

Okay Funnyone, come on man, you have to admit that was freaking hilarious!

Frosty 135 January 11, 2019 10:26AM

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