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[Known] Siege Engineers attack like they are making a series of ill fated charges

Discussion in 'Combat, Skills, & Magic' started by econner, Mar 28, 2018.

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  1. ErikRulez

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    3/28/2018 9:44 PM
    Title:Siege Engineers attack like they are making a series of ill fated charges
    Reproduction Rate:100
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    Details:Siege engineer AI has changed such that now they seem to be making a series of charges at you. This is easily avoided and could be used to kite them for ranged players.
    Steps to Reproduce:Find a siege engineer. Watch him charge in, move back and to the left or right and watch them run past.
    User Specs:
    OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (6.1.7601) 64bit
    CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500 CPU @ 3.30GHz (4) System RAM: 16356
    GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 GPU RAM: 1979
    SotA.EarlyAccess.LIVE.Win.64.751.Date.03.28.18
    Area: SiegeEncounter_Forest01_Road/Novia_R3_City_Kiln
    Area Display Name: Forest Siege
    Loc: (-26.4, 37.1, -62.6)
    Debug: U2llZ2VFbmNvdW50ZXJfRm9yZXN0MDFfUm9hZHxOb3ZpYV9SM19DaXR5X0tpbG58KC0yNi40NDUsIDM3LjExLCAtNjIuNjQ0KXwoMCwgMC41NjEsIDAsIDAuODI4KXw3ODguMzM4M3wyNC4xNTI0OXw2Ljc4Mjg4Nw==

    I can only assume this was put in to prevent us from getting behind this type of melee when they make a dedicated attack. However, It is pretty much just taking longer as they burn/bleed to death running around. If I was a ranged player I would use this to just kite them like a couple targets attacked to loose rubber bands and probably almost never get hit.



     
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  2. exission

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    Yup this also happens to cabalists.
     
  3. Scrambler

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    I can reproduce, looking into this now. Thanks.

    Added bug # 57236

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    Yes, this appears to be isolated to how these npcs are setup. Thanks.
     
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    Build # 754 fixes issues with NPC combat and leashing. Can you see if the Cabalists are bugged with that version?

    If it would be great to get some additional information.
     
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    Live is still on 751, but I will check them as soon as I am able.
     
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    Still happening with the Siege Engineers in build 755. I'll check the cabbalist if I can



    3/29/2018 5:41 PM
    OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (6.1.7601) 64bit
    CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500 CPU @ 3.30GHz (4) System RAM: 16356
    GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 GPU RAM: 1979
    SotA.EarlyAccess.LIVE.Win.64.755.Date.03.29.18
    Area: SiegeEncounter_Forest01_Road/POT_forest_metropolis_01_template/Whyte Roc
    Area Display Name: Forest Siege
    Loc: (32.8, 37.2, -102.2)
    Debug: U2llZ2VFbmNvdW50ZXJfRm9yZXN0MDFfUm9hZHxQT1RfZm9yZXN0X21ldHJvcG9saXNfMDFfdGVtcGxhdGUvV2h5dGUgUm9jfCgzMi44MTcsIDM3LjIwMSwgLTEwMi4xOTcpfCgwLCAtMC44NDIsIDAsIDAuNTM5KXwzMTIyLjExMnwxNC4yNTEzfDYuNzgyNTM=
     
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    Correct, these engineers aren't fixed in latest, the bug is still being worked on. Hope the cabalists are now behaving . Thanks for checking :)
     
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    Cabalist is working fine in 756 from what I can tell. Moving like he always has. The one I checked was Indigno.
     
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