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Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-23-2007, 11:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 800
Posted By Wereboar
Like Target, i put my tanks/fighters on top for...

Like Target, i put my tanks/fighters on top for nostalgic reasons. Among them, i put people with criticals first. This is because i play expert ironman only, so being able to kill things efficient is...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 11-27-2006, 10:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By Wereboar
How high are wizardry and alchemy skills? Your...

How high are wizardry and alchemy skills?
Your example Death Cloud is an alchemist spell. Maybe casting a spell with a samurai always uses wizardry for checking success rates, and a bishop uses the...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 10-05-2006, 06:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By Wereboar
The teleporter in the Queens chamber leads to...

The teleporter in the Queens chamber leads to arnika temple basement.

The teleporter in the Kings room leads to the
Savant tower.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 09-28-2006, 10:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 711
Posted By Wereboar
> Dwarven Fighter "Norry" - Level 6 (Going for...

> Dwarven Fighter "Norry" - Level 6 (Going for Str and Vit)
Most axes are two-handed. So if you want to use them, no need to use a hammer as an off-hand weapon, as suggested by other people

>...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 09-11-2006, 12:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 608
Posted By Wereboar
DragonFighter: It sounds like you tried to play...

DragonFighter:
It sounds like you tried to play your spellcasters like you would play hybrids. They are casters, nothing else. In my game, they never used melee or a missile weapon (but they wielded...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 09-02-2006, 09:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 608
Posted By Wereboar
But not for the character in question, since his...

But not for the character in question, since his wizardry skill is above his alchemy skill.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 09-02-2006, 09:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 608
Posted By Wereboar
You wont't. If you have one pure spellcaster in a...

You wont't. If you have one pure spellcaster in a party, he'll always be the supporter (at least after say level 10).
Fire spells (lightning, fire bomb, boiling blood, nuclear blast) are best in...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 02-11-2006, 01:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By Wereboar
I think i was level 25-26 when i finished my...

I think i was level 25-26 when i finished my first game. This was my only game with a full party (6+2). But i played it without any wolkthrough or help, so it took a lot more time (and more fights)...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 02-11-2006, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 877
Posted By Wereboar
Since you already saved after entering the area,...

Since you already saved after entering the area, you won't get it from the queens chest.

But there is a fixed Zatoichi Bo in the upper Rapax castle, so unless you need several of them, just grab...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 10-28-2005, 07:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 348
Posted By Wereboar
What points? Experience? No. 'Normal' NPC...

What points? Experience? No.

'Normal' NPC seem to get better over time. It's like monsters - they are removed after a time (or have a chance to be removed), and new ones are generated. So if you...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 10-13-2005, 06:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 485
Posted By Wereboar
In wiz7, there were much less 'uber' weapons. No...

In wiz7, there were much less 'uber' weapons. No early Bloodlust. No guaranteed Fang at midgame. I think you could get Marumasa Blade from the Gorrors, around game end.

In addition, IIRC *light*...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 09-16-2005, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 171
Posted By Wereboar
One important rule for ironman: If in doubt,...

One important rule for ironman:
If in doubt, run away.

Ironman parties are very hard if you don't have a mage. Early element shield and missile shield are very important.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 09-06-2005, 12:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 450
Posted By Wereboar
Expert mode also makes auromatic skill increase...

Expert mode also makes auromatic skill increase much rarer (but this is partly offset by the fact that the fights last longer).

And i do believe that the monster groups are slightly larger and...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 07-20-2005, 06:41 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,466
Posted By Wereboar
The whip (which one? there are two nice ones)...

The whip (which one? there are two nice ones) isn't that great for a melee character. But a bishop will rarely melee, and won't have enough strength to get bonus damage. But the whip has the...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 07-15-2005, 07:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By Wereboar
I have played pure spellcaster parties, so i know...

I have played pure spellcaster parties, so i know it is possible without the lock/trap skill. But you should be able to cast knock-knoch with 3 characters (in ironman mode - with reloading, this...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 07-10-2005, 08:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By Wereboar
Do not change class with fairy mages. They can't...

Do not change class with fairy mages. They can't use most items, so casters is best choice with fairies (except CoC ninja).

If you don't save spell picks for late spell (which i wouldn't in a...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 06-27-2005, 06:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 755
Posted By Wereboar
What do you mean? You 'cannot dual wield'?. Do...

What do you mean? You 'cannot dual wield'?.
Do you try to equip a primary-only weapon in the secondary slot?
With things like a dagger or a hammer, you should be able to dual wield, no matter how...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 06-21-2005, 01:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 386
Posted By Wereboar
Ninja (or monk): Mine are usually human, since...

Ninja (or monk): Mine are usually human, since they have good stats

Samurai: Usually Hobbit, unless i'm playing a heavy melee party; in this case Mook for the giant sword (short + extended...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-23-2005, 12:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 530
Posted By Wereboar
Thats unlikely. When i'm at MB, i usually make a...

Thats unlikely. When i'm at MB, i usually make a visit to Sadok. enough time to realize where i am. Once i even talked to z'ant with Glump in my party, to see if something special happenes (it didn't)
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-23-2005, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By Wereboar
The camp is only there if you have two items in...

The camp is only there if you have two items in your inventory. If you put them in a chest in Arnika, or drop them at AP, you're in the empty clearing.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-23-2005, 06:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 530
Posted By Wereboar
TobyWan: I can't believe this. I often take the...

TobyWan: I can't believe this. I often take the teleporter in martens bluff to reach umpani base. Glump never attacked when i delivered him.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-13-2005, 05:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 599
Posted By Wereboar
Gadgets are usable when silenced. You are...

Gadgets are usable when silenced.

You are unable to issue the instruction. The silenced spells[1] are yellow and can't be selected.
[1]It looks quite funny with a silenced bishop, who can still...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-11-2005, 01:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 375
Posted By Wereboar
The camp exists if you have at least 2 of the 3...

The camp exists if you have at least 2 of the 3 artifacts with your party.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-11-2005, 09:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 615
Posted By Wereboar
He wrote: So if he does the replacement...

He wrote:

So if he does the replacement (for all characters) there, they'll be level 8. Good enough to teleport back to arnika, and survive there with some help.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-11-2005, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By Wereboar
I've used vamipre chain for some time as a backup...

I've used vamipre chain for some time as a backup weapon for my fighter, with my fighter/bishop duo. When the bishop is dead/ko/whatever, the fighter doesn't need any heal, but feeds himself with the...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-11-2005, 06:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 599
Posted By Wereboar
Sometimes skills rise in strange ways. I've...

Sometimes skills rise in strange ways.

I've seen (and read about) critical strike skill increases, when the character in question didn't melee at all in the fight (one player attacked adamantium...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-11-2005, 06:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By Wereboar
Hayaku wrote weapons, not armor. The Zy...

Hayaku wrote weapons, not armor.

The Zy plate is a great armor for fairies. Even mages can use it!

The featherweigth i sometimes used until the end with a samurai. Good AC, very light, and it...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-10-2005, 11:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By Wereboar
It depends on what difficulty level you are...

It depends on what difficulty level you are playing. If you are playing on expert, don't bother with offensive spells. They will become usefull around level 11-12 (when you can cast a level 3 spell...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-10-2005, 11:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By Wereboar
I have a warrior/bishop duo somewhere at AP,...

I have a warrior/bishop duo somewhere at AP, which wants to get to level 50 at some time (currently in the low 40s). And they want to max out all available stats. So i used beastslayer for some time...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-02-2005, 06:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By Wereboar
I usually do the camp before becoming a templar....

I usually do the camp before becoming a templar. Works fine. Normaly i've been at the castle before, but i wait to do the templar thing, since i want the rapax to stay hostile. I love the big fights...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-28-2005, 01:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 381
Posted By Wereboar
There are two encounters and one event that are...

There are two encounters and one event that are triggered by having two items in your inventory.
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Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-27-2005, 12:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 381
Posted By Wereboar
Maybe you only started the initiation, or you...

Maybe you only started the initiation, or you checked a bit too early.
After you completed the initiation, take a few steps and talk to the NPC there. Then all Rapax will be neutral.
I usually do...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-25-2005, 12:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 465
Posted By Wereboar
For Monk or Ninja, i usually play humans. They...

For Monk or Ninja, i usually play humans. They need that many different stats, and humans are well-balanced.

My samurai are usually Hobbits, or sometimes Felpur.

Since you want only one true...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-22-2005, 06:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By Wereboar
Nope. Only restart if you are dead. In one of my...

Nope. Only restart if you are dead. In one of my games, the trynnies somehow got mad. Well, the only game where i killed them all. Why not? Why restart? In another game, i had to kill the umpani...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-15-2005, 05:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By Wereboar
In my experience, skill increases happen much...

In my experience, skill increases happen much less often in expert difficulty. I once accidently started a game in normal difficulty. I realized it when most of my stats were at 75-100 at level 10....
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-13-2005, 12:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 984
Posted By Wereboar
I think for a first game, you'll need between 80...

I think for a first game, you'll need between 80 and 100 hours, if you don't use a walkthrough.

But the numbers can be very different. In my first game, i didn't ready any board, just played by...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-12-2005, 06:28 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 606
Posted By Wereboar
The bows he mentioned are all in the standard...

The bows he mentioned are all in the standard game.
Eagle eye bow is ranger only, IIRC from Bela.
Strong bow can be found in several places. IIRC one is fix hidden in upper rapax castle.
I'm not...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-08-2005, 06:33 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 606
Posted By Wereboar
As far as i know, RFS is the only 'normal' RPC...

As far as i know, RFS is the only 'normal' RPC that will enter Bayjin without complaining (the 'quest' RPCs do it, too - Glump, Rhodan, Drazzic).
And none except the 'quest' RPCs will enter the away...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-07-2005, 12:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 606
Posted By Wereboar
Only RFS is willing to go to Bayjin. This is to...

Only RFS is willing to go to Bayjin. This is to ensure that you have at least free spot for Sgt.Glump in 'nomal play'.

Surprising side note: Saxx doesn't like to go into the water caves. But when...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-02-2005, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By Wereboar
58 is a very big number; and some of them should...

58 is a very big number; and some of them should have been other types. Lets count: There is a fix goup in the main hall (IIRC 6+2 or the like); a fix group (3+3) in the dining room; a fix group...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 03-30-2005, 10:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,206
Posted By Wereboar
Juggernauts are no problem for magic heavy...

Juggernauts are no problem for magic heavy parties. With several offensive casters, they are dead after three rounds of group/ball/cone spells (from a crevice). And insanity is very effective against...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 03-30-2005, 10:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 740
Posted By Wereboar
You gain official access to this area from the...

You gain official access to this area from the mine tunnels. After that, you can enter it from upper martens bluff.
There are other 'illegitime' methods ... (spoiler)
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Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 03-24-2005, 11:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By Wereboar
No. It is legal to heal your enemies. Some...

No.
It is legal to heal your enemies. Some people do it when training.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 03-24-2005, 07:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 738
Posted By Wereboar
Well, if you play ironman mode, you have only one...

Well, if you play ironman mode, you have only one savefile, and you name that file at the start of the game, so that's the 'party name'.

In addition, i've played many games. Sometimes with quite...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 03-24-2005, 07:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By Wereboar
When your spells backfire, or you miss the...

When your spells backfire, or you miss the opponent you've targeted and hit an ally, it's normally no problem. But when you're blind, you 'pick a random target'. Then you target the ally and attack...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 03-23-2005, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 238
Posted By Wereboar
There is a drawbak with holding back levels: The...

There is a drawbak with holding back levels: The monsters are of a lower level, so you don't gain as much experience as usual.

I played one type of party[1] (twice) where i stopped taking levels...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 03-23-2005, 11:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,206
Posted By Wereboar
With most of my parties (usually 4 or 5...

With most of my parties (usually 4 or 5 characters, expert difficulty, ironman mode), i take level 5 after i enter upper monastary. I don't think i couldn't make it on level 4. It's mainly for my...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 03-21-2005, 11:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By Wereboar
Just store the items in a chest (in Arnika) when...

Just store the items in a chest (in Arnika) when you get them. The landslide is triggered when you have two of them with you, no when you found them.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 03-10-2005, 06:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 309
Posted By Wereboar
Sprite dagger, for stamina regeneration. I...

Sprite dagger, for stamina regeneration.
I never used fairy bishops, but my fairy mage usually holds no weapon. Just dead weigth. Well, maybe, if i find the staff of 12 stars... don't know if a...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 03-10-2005, 05:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 237
Posted By Wereboar
You need to right-click him first, to get in...

You need to right-click him first, to get in 'inventory mode' (or however it is called). You can only dismiss from there, not from the main screen.
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