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Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-28-2003, 10:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 375
Posted By IdiotRogue
For curiosity's sake, I will try the sanctuary...

For curiosity's sake, I will try the sanctuary strategy. Does it matter where in the feeding cell the dog stew is placed? I believe once or twice I dropped it in there, but got no points. Need I...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-28-2003, 10:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 655
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thanks for all the help. I have used the tactic...

Thanks for all the help. I have used the tactic mentioned by Dundee, saving the Iron Golem for last for Minsc. Never used the sanctuary strategy before, but will on my next go 'round.

Having...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-28-2003, 08:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 375
Posted By IdiotRogue
OK... my name says it all. I searched through...

OK... my name says it all. I searched through past posts for strategies dealing with the Umber Hulks in the Keep's dungeon. I have tried them all, I believe, and still wind up having to kill the...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-28-2003, 08:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 655
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thanks for the input, Shadowchild & Radek. ...

Thanks for the input, Shadowchild & Radek.

The two bows mentioned by Radek, then, are superior to standard or enchanted weapons firing the specialized ammunition? I ask this because:

Spoiler...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-28-2003, 06:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 655
Posted By IdiotRogue
I have yet to come across any in SoA, but seem to...

I have yet to come across any in SoA, but seem to recall from other games that Arrows of Ice offer the target no saving throws, the target is only protected if they have "protection from missles"...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-27-2003, 11:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By IdiotRogue
Long sword, as they tend to be among the more...

Long sword, as they tend to be among the more powerful weapons
Long bow, for better range
Mace or Flail, depending on the BG game - tend to be deadlier than hammers, imo

Dammit! I knew the...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-27-2003, 10:57 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,486
Posted By IdiotRogue
No, Pirengle... Kalah is not the escaped circus...

No, Pirengle... Kalah is not the escaped circus worker... he's the... well... never mind ;>)

The city guard at the tent mentions that one person did make it out and you'll find him on a...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-27-2003, 09:02 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,486
Posted By IdiotRogue
Anyone else find it suspicious that no one has...

Anyone else find it suspicious that no one has given the credit for Khalid's voice (same as the escaped circus worker in Wakeen's Promenade)... Perhaps it is mercy that stays the knowing hand ;>)
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-27-2003, 05:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 511
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thorvald Bloodaxe - dwarven fighter Kaylessa -...

Thorvald Bloodaxe - dwarven fighter
Kaylessa - elven ranger (tip of the hat to a substory in IWD)
Feodor Catsfeet - halfling thief
Fiona Catsfeet - his daughter
Bannock - male paladin
Darius -...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-27-2003, 05:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 229
Posted By IdiotRogue
I am so glad I was not the only one offended by...

I am so glad I was not the only one offended by this putz.

Got him good, by the way (magic missle, arrow of biting, flame and acid... expensive kill, but good for the soul, or lack thereof).
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-27-2003, 05:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By IdiotRogue
Okay, thanks for the info. Unfortunately, my...

Okay, thanks for the info. Unfortunately, my problem seems to be the transfer of a portrait from one BG game to the other. I believe I read somewhere that all the BG portraits are sized to meet the...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-26-2003, 12:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By IdiotRogue
What the hell is wrong with me? Wait a minute......

What the hell is wrong with me? Wait a minute... we have limited space here.

I have done a search of the archives to find out about transferring portraits from one BG game to another with no...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-25-2003, 02:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 229
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thanks for the info. Mayhaps he will live then...

Thanks for the info. Mayhaps he will live then...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-25-2003, 02:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 229
Posted By IdiotRogue
Yeah, that's the git... he has only showed up...

Yeah, that's the git... he has only showed up once each time I've played. His appearance is always either near the Slums' NE exit or the Docks NW exit, I think.

I've tried nailing him with...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-25-2003, 12:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 229
Posted By IdiotRogue
I searched the archives but must be doing...

I searched the archives but must be doing something wrong... What is up with that scimitar slinging fool who never sticks around to fight??? Is he part of a quest that I've never done, or just more...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-21-2003, 07:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 379
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thanks for the input, everyone. SixofSpades hit...

Thanks for the input, everyone. SixofSpades hit the one MAJOR drawback, particularly when hitpoints get higher. My solution, thus far, has been for Jaheira to be loaded up with healing spells and...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-21-2003, 10:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 379
Posted By IdiotRogue
I won't tell you how long, or how many rolls, it...

I won't tell you how long, or how many rolls, it took me during character creation to get those stats. Having settled for far less before, I figured patience would (eventually) win out.

You are...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-21-2003, 08:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 515
Posted By IdiotRogue
I did not think it should matter, but what do I...

I did not think it should matter, but what do I know? I had the same experience when I played IWD again. Remember Jed (?), the drunken fisherman in Easthaven? The first few times I played, I was...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-21-2003, 08:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 379
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thank you for the welcome and reply, Exxon. ...

Thank you for the welcome and reply, Exxon.

Based on previous go arounds, I chose slots in dual wielding, long sword, flail and long bow (acid/fire arrows are good things). I am intrigued by the...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-21-2003, 08:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 515
Posted By IdiotRogue
My PC is a Wizard Slayer. Now I admit to not...

My PC is a Wizard Slayer. Now I admit to not having played SoA for a long time as well as suffering from creeping senility. Does the type of kit you choose alter basic scripts? The last time I...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-20-2003, 11:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 379
Posted By IdiotRogue
Question Mark Hello to all past friends, acquaintences, new...

Hello to all past friends, acquaintences, new members and visitors.

After a lengthy absence, I have polished the rust (mold, actually) from my sword, sharpened it and prayed to various and sundry...
Forum: Icewind Dale | Heart of Winter | Icewind Dale II Forum 10-25-2002, 03:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 454
Posted By IdiotRogue
Hello, all. It's been a long time since I've...

Hello, all. It's been a long time since I've been around (or had the time to play). Hope you all are well.

I picked up a copy of IWD2 and have been humming along through the early part of...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 05-19-2002, 11:08 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 702
Posted By IdiotRogue
Yes, marriage WAS the most physically painful...

Yes, marriage WAS the most physically painful experience for me... says a lot considering I played football (American) and baseball and suffered every injury possible without breaking anything. I...
Forum: Baldurs Gate & Tales of the Sword Coast 05-19-2002, 10:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 726
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thanks for the help, folks. I did not realize...

Thanks for the help, folks. I did not realize that one can "roll again" on a level up... never done that.

Also, I agree with Sir Heinrich - I don't like cheating, I would much rather die fair...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 05-18-2002, 08:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 702
Posted By IdiotRogue
This one's easy... MARRIAGE! ... not that I'm...

This one's easy... MARRIAGE! ... not that I'm bitter or anything...
Forum: Baldurs Gate & Tales of the Sword Coast 05-18-2002, 07:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 726
Posted By IdiotRogue
OK... A friend bought me Baldur's Gate - The...

OK... A friend bought me Baldur's Gate - The Original Saga. I figured, "Haven't played for a while, dump the old version and install the spiffy new one." {Hated the multiple CDs and patches for...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-13-2002, 09:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thank you for the input. I agree with Black...

Thank you for the input. I agree with Black Knight regarding the experience points, and subsequent hit points, which prove most useful. *in best Jan Jansen voice* "You know, this reminds me of the...
Forum: Baldurs Gate II: Shadows of Amn & Throne of Bhaal 04-12-2002, 11:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By IdiotRogue
Having resolved to finish the game after many...

Having resolved to finish the game after many trials and tribulations, I am seeking the opinions of all and sundry folk here.

How many quests should one complete prior to choosing sides and...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 04-12-2002, 01:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 433
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thank you for the welcome back, Cloudy & Jafin. ...

Thank you for the welcome back, Cloudy & Jafin.

Ummm... I understand the need for the new password after I updated my profile. What I don't understand is the alert to bookmark the new URL for...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 04-12-2002, 01:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 433
Posted By IdiotRogue
After an extended absence, I return. "Greetings"...

After an extended absence, I return. "Greetings" to all those whose paths I crossed in happier times and "Well met!" to all those who have joined the community since.

No need to bore anyone with...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 07-14-2001, 10:36 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,720
Posted By IdiotRogue
Hey Ziroc! Do you realize that you and the new...

Hey Ziroc! Do you realize that you and the new Mrs. Z could retire, like yesterday, if Cloudy clicked each time she made a post?

Wonder if you, Memnoch or another talented board member could hack...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 07-12-2001, 09:40 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,720
Posted By IdiotRogue
I came... I saw... I Clicked... I was...

I came... I saw... I Clicked... I was curious... I was approved...

What the hell am I gonna do with another credit card??? Hope you're happy, Ziroc...

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{Next time I...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 07-12-2001, 09:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By IdiotRogue
onthepequod just reminded me why i stayed in...

onthepequod just reminded me why i stayed in consumer banking rather than moving over to business banking years ago... he laid it out pretty well for you, JD.

One other piece of advice... buy...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 07-12-2001, 01:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By IdiotRogue
DawnChaser gave you a good link, JD... As a...

DawnChaser gave you a good link, JD... As a banker, I've seen 'em and helped write 'em... If you have the patience, you can put together a very effective business plan yourself. I would pay...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 07-07-2001, 01:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,162
Posted By IdiotRogue
Would've replied sooner but the hamsters who...

Would've replied sooner but the hamsters who power my computer by running in their little wheelie thingie got tired and I had to logoff.

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{Next time I send some damned fool,...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 07-07-2001, 01:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 977
Posted By IdiotRogue
Ummm... ehm... do I need to learn anything new?...

Ummm... ehm... do I need to learn anything new? Technology frightens me... hehehe... just make certain it's Idiot - proof http://www.tgeweb.com/cgi-bin/ubb/noncgi/smiles/wink.gif
...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 07-07-2001, 01:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 850
Posted By IdiotRogue
I work in banking... a short while ago, a young...

I work in banking... a short while ago, a young newlywed couple came to me asking about obtaining a loan. Based on the amount they wanted to borrow, I suggested a loan, using their house as...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 06-28-2001, 12:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By IdiotRogue
Don't know if i should be happy that i ain't...

Don't know if i should be happy that i ain't alone in annoyance today or feel sorry for you, Z... anyhow, at least my cat hasn't found the new hiding spot for my credit cards... coulda sworn...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 06-28-2001, 12:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By IdiotRogue
Well, I recently gave up cigarettes and coffee......

Well, I recently gave up cigarettes and coffee... worst thirty seconds of my life. Actually, the worst thirty seconds had to have occurred during my marriage. Wait, ... it was probably during my...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 06-28-2001, 12:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 645
Posted By IdiotRogue
Lioness: what you said... i was relieved to...

Lioness: what you said... i was relieved to find the board lives still... was beginning to think it moved... as Jan would say, "this reminds me of the time i was sent to summer camp... when i...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 06-18-2001, 12:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By IdiotRogue
I used to love watching (live) baseball games...

I used to love watching (live) baseball games almost as much as I loved playing the game.

Since the strike in 1993, I have not watched, listened to, or read about a professional baseball game. ...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 06-17-2001, 02:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 725
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thanks for the warning, folks. Based on...

Thanks for the warning, folks.

Based on other people's horror stories, I developed the policy of opening no email unless (1) I know the originator and (2) they let me know a downloadable file is...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 06-17-2001, 02:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 580
Posted By IdiotRogue
I love thunderstorms as well, Lioness. When I...

I love thunderstorms as well, Lioness. When I lived on the east coast, I would head down to the shore if I knew a good storm was brewing (no hurricanes, mind you). There is something awe inspiring...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 06-17-2001, 06:04 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,472
Posted By IdiotRogue
It would be easier for me to name my favorite...

It would be easier for me to name my favorite poet, song or movie. Almost every reason I have for liking IronWorks has been mentioned. What really strikes me is the members' ability to agree to...
Forum: General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 06-17-2001, 05:48 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,073
Posted By IdiotRogue
Thirteen, Lioness??? Please tell me you are in...

Thirteen, Lioness??? Please tell me you are in the public school system. If you are, then there is hope for the world after all. My compliments. I had thought you were older.

When I first...
Forum: General Discussion 06-16-2001, 09:40 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 650
Posted By IdiotRogue
Bad habit? You'd have to ask my long list of...

Bad habit? You'd have to ask my long list of ex's (wife, fiance and girlfriends). Hmmm... mayhaps women are my worst habit... Hopeless (or hapless) romantic here. ...
Forum: General Discussion 06-16-2001, 09:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 459
Posted By IdiotRogue
Hmmm... never been a Trekkie but have seen...

Hmmm... never been a Trekkie but have seen enough (I believe) to render an opinion here:

Tasha Yar from the 1st season of the Next Generation Series. If it's a fight you want won, regardless of...
Forum: General Discussion 06-16-2001, 09:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 462
Posted By IdiotRogue
This is the only place that graciously welcomes...

This is the only place that graciously welcomes Idiots and Rogues. Also, after my first few timid posts, I realized there was a wide spectrum of folk here with varied interests, opinions and points...
Forum: General Discussion 06-16-2001, 09:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 149
Posted By IdiotRogue
When not here I spend most my my time reading the...

When not here I spend most my my time reading the Time/Life books on home grown exorcisms. You see, I have this (alleged) cat. Methinks she is no cat at all but the spawn of Satan. How else do you...
Forum: General Discussion 06-16-2001, 09:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 916
Posted By IdiotRogue
I was once married... to a woman of Sicilian...

I was once married... to a woman of Sicilian heritage... I do not fear death or anything else for that matter. http://www.tgeweb.com/cgi-bin/ubb/noncgi/smiles/biggrin.gif

Seriously, though, I...
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