New acara's armor vs bandit gear.

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Mac2, Feb 3, 2020.

  1. Boris Mondragon

    Boris Mondragon Avatar

    Messages:
    1,337
    Likes Received:
    3,948
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Docking at your port soon
    Brother; The bigger picture is the negative effect those OP items is having on the crafters whose items have been replaced by drops/artefacts like Vex wand, Envy/Xen bows , bandit armor etc. It also affects the gatherers that fed the crafters with mats. A case of whoops did I have a brain fart moment or more like a stream of them. R/Boris/El Pirata
     
    Drya, Anpu, Sulaene Moon and 3 others like this.
  2. Mimner

    Mimner Avatar

    Messages:
    136
    Likes Received:
    455
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Mad respect. Those are my feelings exactly. I'm just saying it isn't surprising that this is happening considering Chris doesn't even understand how the whole crafting system works. Luckily he said that he has heard people, and is going to take time to understand the crafting system in its entirety.
     
    Boris Mondragon likes this.
  3. Chrystoph Reis

    Chrystoph Reis Avatar

    Messages:
    940
    Likes Received:
    1,871
    Trophy Points:
    105
    Gender:
    Male
    Most incorrect statement I have ever seen you make.
    One, a lot of people mixed tanks use air stuns. Not me personally. but when I switch to archer ranged mode, I use arrow air combos to stun enemies. Archers use magic, light armor melee use magic or have it on their weapons.

    Think outside the mage box.
     
  4. Rada Torment

    Rada Torment Community Ambassador (ES)

    Messages:
    1,468
    Likes Received:
    4,625
    Trophy Points:
    125
    Good post Mac, everyone who tested some hours the bandit set knows how OP it is atm, and not only for just one build. Hope we can see soon new sets at same efficiency and power.
     
  5. Mac2

    Mac2 Avatar

    Messages:
    3,130
    Likes Received:
    7,939
    Trophy Points:
    153
    First off, you cant use a bow with that full set on because a shield is part of the set. Secondly, most people I know that are physical builds use a few magic buffs and some heals, the archers using some air magic will be a million times better off with the bandit set as it is less fizzle and more dex and insane weapon damage.
     
    Boris Mondragon, Numa, Cyin and 4 others like this.
  6. FrostII

    FrostII Bug Hunter

    Messages:
    4,991
    Likes Received:
    9,809
    Trophy Points:
    153
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Pacific Northwest
    It's simply because some very well intended people created it... yet they obviously have little ingame experience with how things actually work. Sorry, but true......
     
  7. Numa

    Numa Avatar

    Messages:
    2,906
    Likes Received:
    5,639
    Trophy Points:
    153
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Breaker's Landing
    We need something like this.

    [​IMG]
     
    Boris Mondragon likes this.
  8. Mac2

    Mac2 Avatar

    Messages:
    3,130
    Likes Received:
    7,939
    Trophy Points:
    153
    I would think more of a one handed wrist mounted crossbow and a shield. being able to wear the same 2hd bows and a shield would be kinda broken.
     
    Numa and Boris Mondragon like this.
  9. Boris Mondragon

    Boris Mondragon Avatar

    Messages:
    1,337
    Likes Received:
    3,948
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Docking at your port soon
    Thank you brother for the much needed moment of levity. Give the shield to @Chris as he may get more than bits flung his way at the live-stream today. “Looks to the large crowd with pitchforks and torches”. Yup, there is a “minor” upset factor ongoing. “Grins”. R/Boris/El Pirata
     
    Numa likes this.