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+15 dex to a crimson....

Discussion in 'UO Atlantic' started by Lady Lovely, Sep 17, 2008.

  1. Lady Lovely

    Lady Lovely Guest

    Just want to give everyone a heads up..and I'm sure a lot of people already know this but for those who do not..
    There is a few chars going around and mentioning a name of someone they think you might know, saying that they are that person.Then they tell you that they can add +15 dex to your crimson , they have you put the crimson in a box and use an axe on the box...thus making your crimson drop to the ground.
  2. Arch Magus

    Arch Magus Guest

    Have to be pretty dim-witted to fall for that one. ( my apologies if this happened to you)

    This happened to me once, in a different fashion.

    Newbie-type female char comes up to me in Luna (they partied me out of the blue...you should already suspect something!)
    They ask me to hold their regeant bag while they get another character.
    Inotice the bag puts my total backpack at 125/125 items. (apparently there is a trick that allows you to see the total amount of objects in a player's backpack)
    Inside the pack is also an apron, player made.
    Character tells me " yeah, that is my cute apron. You should try it on!"
    IF I would have taken my Cincture off and placed it in my pack, it would have fallen to the ground.
    I then spammed everyone at Luna about the scam taking place, and the player bolted.

    VERY VERy TRICKY on their part.

    Be careful out there folks.
  3. Mirage

    Mirage Guest

    Ok. I will.
  4. Kellgory

    Kellgory Certifiable
    Stratics Veteran

    May 14, 2008
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    If someone gives you a bag to hold at Luna that causes your item count to go to 125, there is always thoses trash chests around the bank you can put their bag for safe keeping.
  5. Lady Lovely

    Lady Lovely Guest

    Nah it didn't happen to me...But wanted to let peps know that it is something going around right now.
    A scam is a scam..they catch the right person and they win :(
  6. If you fall for this scam, you deserve to lose your crimson.
  7. Unknow

    Unknow Guest

    well put...
  8. Addicted

    Addicted Guest

    Someone tried this on me last night at brit bank, except she could add +5 HP to my Crimson...

    Of course i didn't fall for it. The things i told her would violate the stratics ROC though
  9. prison bound

    prison bound Guest

    so many people fall for this. it happens it droves every 30 days or so... just enough time in between to let people forget
  10. Syfka

    Syfka Guest

    Defiantly be careful out there they are getting more and more desperate trying to get that crimmy
  11. Restroom Cowboy

    Restroom Cowboy Visitor

    Jul 1, 2008
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    Have you ever played UO under the influence? (rhetorical mind you)
  12. prison bound

    prison bound Guest

    is there any better way?
  13. qqqa2

    qqqa2 Guest

    i didnt know there WAS another way....?
  14. GFY

    GFY Guest

    There isn't!

    UO + 6-pack + cooler = Good Times!

    :pint: :shots: