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Forum: General Discussion 05-27-2007, 07:52 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,532
Posted By J'aran
And someone selling alcohol through a drive-thru...

And someone selling alcohol through a drive-thru store doesn't?
Forum: General Discussion 05-27-2007, 07:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 734
Posted By J'aran
Is it just me or does the kid in that picture...

Is it just me or does the kid in that picture look a lot clearer and better defined than both the hog on the foreground and the trees in the background?
Forum: General Discussion 05-27-2007, 07:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,532
Posted By J'aran
So drinking and driving is wrong. We all agree...

So drinking and driving is wrong. We all agree about that. Where the hell does ice get into the equation? Why is it such a big deal that a liquor store sells ice at a drive-thru when they sell...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-28-2006, 09:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 317
Posted By J'aran
Personally, I think you're screwed. Harsh, but...

Personally, I think you're screwed. Harsh, but true.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-19-2006, 06:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 377
Posted By J'aran
Yep. If your character's level is high enough...

Yep. If your character's level is high enough (20+ should do the trick) it should start popping up in in those fleshy pod thingies and on enemies' corpses, if memory serves me right.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-19-2006, 06:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 383
Posted By J'aran
You could call those 'spin-offs' from the The...

You could call those 'spin-offs' from the The Elder Scrolls series. Not part of the main series, but set in the same world. I haven't played Redguard and have never even heard of Shadowkey, but I've...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-11-2006, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 635
Posted By J'aran
I know that the lock to that key isn't in the...

I know that the lock to that key isn't in the Mages Guild or either of the two inns in Leyawiin. I haven't searched for it in the Fighters Guild, the castle or any of the private homes though, and...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-08-2006, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By J'aran
So you just bought a mansion in a state of...

So you just bought a mansion in a state of disrepair, the former owner was very eager to get rid of it and all of your neighbours tell you about the funny noises they hear emerging from it's...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-06-2006, 12:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 449
Posted By J'aran
Yes, when you have someone enchant an item, you...

Yes, when you have someone enchant an item, you need to know at least one spell which has the effect you want to enchant your item with.

As for where exactly to buy a fortify strength spell, I...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-04-2006, 04:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 598
Posted By J'aran
Publicity and a sense of humour.

Publicity and a sense of humour.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-03-2006, 01:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 293
Posted By J'aran
Make potions. Make potions. And then......

Make potions.

Make potions.

And then...

make some more potions.

No, the cost of the potions, at least the ones you make yourself, is dependent on the quality of the potion rather than on...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-01-2006, 03:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 449
Posted By J'aran
By 'gray pants' I assume you mean the back of...

By 'gray pants' I assume you mean the back of your character's legs while he's wearing the ebony greaves? That's no error, it's just how this particular armor looks.
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 05-01-2006, 01:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 164
Posted By J'aran
Just step onto a pressure plate, then if it...

Just step onto a pressure plate, then if it doesn't rain arrows, quicksave and move onto the next. If it does rain arrows, quickload and try another one. Save the healing potions for the Test of...
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 04-24-2006, 11:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 505
Posted By J'aran
Personally, I do have a problem with the cost. I...

Personally, I do have a problem with the cost. I don't mind paying around €20-30 for an expansion which adds substantial content to a game, but I agree with Thoran that $2 for a single quest or a...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 01-23-2006, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,009
Posted By J'aran
Yep. And even then only above a certain level....

Yep. And even then only above a certain level. Intricate class combos with only a few levels of wizard or sorceror won't get the golem either.

But don't sweat it, the metal man isn't that great....
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 01-23-2006, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By J'aran
Been a long time since I was there as well, but I...

Been a long time since I was there as well, but I remember the fire damage caused by that barrier to be simply huge. I've never found any other way past that one than by somehow getting a very high...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 10-16-2005, 07:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 953
Posted By J'aran
I'm looking forward to Dragon Age a lot more than...

I'm looking forward to Dragon Age a lot more than to Neverwinter Nights 2. If all those things they mention in the FAQ will be implemented in the release, it might even have the potential to be a new...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 10-04-2005, 07:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,294
Posted By J'aran
Puzzle spoiler . . . . . . . . .

Puzzle spoiler
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Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 10-04-2005, 07:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 691
Posted By J'aran
Really? That would seem pretty damn hard to me,...

Really? That would seem pretty damn hard to me, because in BG2, as in any game based on 2nd Edition rules, the only thieving skill a bard would get was pick pockets.

But seriously, in NWN any lock...
Forum: General Discussion 09-29-2005, 02:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 430
Posted By J'aran
Allright, thanks for pointing that out, I don't...

Allright, thanks for pointing that out, I don't know too much about the mechanics of guns.

Wherever people organize themselves into groups (like a country) there are going to be limits to the...
Forum: General Discussion 09-29-2005, 06:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 166
Posted By J'aran
OK. This might be just me missing something in...

OK. This might be just me missing something in your post, but how can you know someone for two years without ever having met her?
Forum: General Discussion 09-29-2005, 06:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 430
Posted By J'aran
I usually stay out of debates like this, but WTF...

I usually stay out of debates like this, but WTF do you even need an assault weapon for anyway? To protect yourself? Yeah, right. A pistol or rifle is just as adequate for that as a semi-automatic....
Forum: Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 09-25-2005, 06:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 612
Posted By J'aran
I don't think anything is random in this game....

I don't think anything is random in this game. The way I believe it works with weapons is that you have to be at a certain point in the game to be able to buy certain weapons, i.e. Chinatown has to...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 09-19-2005, 08:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 702
Posted By J'aran
You can't talk to them, they're just part of the...

You can't talk to them, they're just part of the atmosphere.
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 09-13-2005, 03:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,577
Posted By J'aran
The Pearl of Bashing has something to do with an...

The Pearl of Bashing has something to do with an easter egg, I believe. IIRC you get some sort of message if you insert it into the bridge control machine by the Beholder Caves, but I don't know the...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 09-10-2005, 06:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,009
Posted By J'aran
Oh yeah, that little piece of great logic. ...

Oh yeah, that little piece of great logic.

Here's the deal: instead of simply casting the spells on the conduits, you have to 'talk' to the conduits, then you'll get dialogue options such as "cast...
Forum: General Discussion 09-04-2005, 06:17 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,284
Posted By J'aran
Wow glad someone mentioned this game at last....

Wow glad someone mentioned this game at last. Mustve played it a million times. Havent played part 2 yet but 1 was excellent [/b]</font>[/QUOTE]It was good (at least Deadly Games..I think there was...
Forum: General Discussion 09-03-2005, 04:23 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,284
Posted By J'aran
1. Wizardry 8 2. Baldur's Gate 2 3. Arcanum ...

1. Wizardry 8
2. Baldur's Gate 2
3. Arcanum
4. Fallout
5. Baldur's Gate
6. Warcraft 2
7. Jagged Alliance
8. Duke Nukem 3D
9. Warlords 2
10. Pac-Man
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 09-02-2005, 11:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,577
Posted By J'aran
You haven't missed anything in the original...

You haven't missed anything in the original campaign, these four items are present in HotU only. Yes, the description of the ring states that it was given to the Hero in thanks for saving...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 08-15-2005, 06:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 534
Posted By J'aran
No, Deekin is the only henchman (henchkobold?)...

No, Deekin is the only henchman (henchkobold?) you can take with you through all three chapters. Either of the two available in chapter two can be gotten again in in chapter three though, provided...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 08-12-2005, 11:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 684
Posted By J'aran
+2 STR at level 2, another +2 STR at level 4,...

+2 STR at level 2, another +2 STR at level 4, then +2 CON at level 6, +2 INT at level 9 and finally +4 STR & +2 CHA at level 10.

Weapon Focus, Dodge, Expertise, Mobility, Spring Attack and...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 08-08-2005, 02:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 479
Posted By J'aran
Sounds like you dragged those spells onto your...

Sounds like you dragged those spells onto your quickbar and are casting them directly from there. If you do that, you get one option as a default. If you cast the spell using the radial menu, you can...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 08-08-2005, 01:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By J'aran
You can get her to do both - in her conversation...

You can get her to do both - in her conversation after killing Vixthra you can still ask her to help the rebels.

Thing is, even if you gave her the mace prior to the battle with the Dracolich, she...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 08-08-2005, 06:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By J'aran
If you get her to help you fight wossname the...

If you get her to help you fight wossname the bony dragon, she temporarily joins your party. Then you can just open up her inventory and equip her mace into her weapon slot, like you would equip a...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 08-08-2005, 06:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,283
Posted By J'aran
That's paladins. ;) Wizards don't get their...

That's paladins. ;) Wizards don't get their charisma modifier as bonus to thier saves.

Race: for a Wizard, you can go with pretty much anything except Half-Orc, because of their penalty to...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 08-08-2005, 05:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 945
Posted By J'aran
Your henchy probably escapes with you into the...

Your henchy probably escapes with you into the Shadow Realm and to go their own way afterwards. I know this isn't shown explicitly in the cutscene, but seeing how it ends the second after your own...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 08-08-2005, 05:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,575
Posted By J'aran
I recently finished a romp through SoU/HotU with...

I recently finished a romp through SoU/HotU with a Barbarian/Bard/RDD, by endgame he was bbn5/brd12/RDD10 IIRC, and he was surprisingly effective. Because of wearing chainmail and using a shield the...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 08-06-2005, 06:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 945
Posted By J'aran
You don't teleport to Neverwinter. As far as the...

You don't teleport to Neverwinter. As far as the module's story is concerned, your character from SoU has no ties to that city at all, so why would he teleport there? Your character goes into the...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 08-04-2005, 05:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 689
Posted By J'aran
You mean to say that you can only take levels in...

You mean to say that you can only take levels in Arcane Archer if you play as a magic user, instead of as a Fighter or Ranger, am I right?

Well, if you look at the requirements for Arcane Archer,...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-26-2005, 05:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,543
Posted By J'aran
I don't think it's really a matter of class....

I don't think it's really a matter of class. Somehow I doubt that any character of level 20+ could have any real trouble with anything the OC can throw at it. Sure, from some encounters my Dwarf did...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-25-2005, 06:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,543
Posted By J'aran
I must say that towards the end things started to...

I must say that towards the end things started to become rather easy for my fighter/dwarven defender/weapon master. Being able to go toe to toe with a dragon without any preparation beforehand, and...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-22-2005, 12:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By J'aran
I believe, though I'm not sure of this, that...

I believe, though I'm not sure of this, that every character always searches at half-power, i.e. with half the value of their search, spot and listen skills. When in detect mode, or with Keen Senses,...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-22-2005, 12:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By J'aran
1. I don't think so. Never used torches in any of...

1. I don't think so. Never used torches in any of my games personally. What's stopping you from just trying out? ;)

2. If you cast a spell and one or more opponents are within reach, they will...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-21-2005, 02:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 998
Posted By J'aran
That's one hell of an achievement, Zink. I don't...

That's one hell of an achievement, Zink. I don't think I'll be trying it anytime soom.
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-21-2005, 01:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,283
Posted By J'aran
'Fraid not. (Edit: Apart from turning off the...

'Fraid not. (Edit: Apart from turning off the sound effects, that is.)

If you really can't stand it, you can change familiars on each levelup without any penalties whatsoever.

[ 07-21-2005,...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-20-2005, 01:38 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,435
Posted By J'aran
Any +3 weapon with an elemental damage bonus will...

Any +3 weapon with an elemental damage bonus will be better against undead than the Desert's Fury. tongue.gif
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-19-2005, 07:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,760
Posted By J'aran
Like I said, dwarven waraxes are only available...

Like I said, dwarven waraxes are only available if you have the Hordes of the Underdark expansion installed. If you want a dwarfish weapon, you're going to have to settle for battle axe, warhammer or...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-18-2005, 02:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,543
Posted By J'aran
I found this in the original thread...

I found this in the original thread (http://nwn.bioware.com/forums/viewtopic.html?topic=428327&forum=43&sp=0) on the Bioware forums:

Personally, I just backed up the original files and replaced...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-18-2005, 02:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,760
Posted By J'aran
Dwarven waraxes are only available in the Hordes...

Dwarven waraxes are only available in the Hordes of the Underdark expansion. And the prestige classes mentioned above (Dwarven Defender, Weapon Master and Blackguard) are added by one of the...
Forum: Neverwinter Nights 1 & 2 Also SoU & HotU Forum 07-15-2005, 09:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 859
Posted By J'aran
Perhaps a high DEX/WIS monk would have a very...

Perhaps a high DEX/WIS monk would have a very slim chance to emerge victoriously from that fight at level one on account of the fact that even naked he will have a half-decent AC, but anything else...
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