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CLOSED?!

Discussion in 'UO Europa' started by Arch Angela, Oct 5, 2009.

  1. Arch Angela

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    This morning I went to try for my scroll of transcendence at the puzzler, when I ran into a brick wall, literally! I made it through an unmarked maze with minimal poison when lo and behold, fresh mortar! I only wish there had been some notification before I left bed!
     

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  2. Mapper

    Mapper Crazed Zealot
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    It's closed on all shards, But what they should do is not only post it on UO.com but put a wall or sign at the START of the corridor, So people don't spend 5 minutes walking the hallway to find its closed and need to walk ALL the way back!
     
  3. Bobar

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    You do know you can get a magical compass at the room on the right at the start of the maze?. That shows the path to take.
     
  4. Arch Angela

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    oh yes, you can still get the compass...perhaps it would have been helpful had they taken that away too
     
  5. Kiminality

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    I discovered that I haven't needed to pick up the compass on any of my characters, since their first one.
    I always just get the gump up anyway, fully functioning.

    On the closure side - not a moment too soon.
    A shame they didn't do it when the exploit first became apparent...

    Anyway, I rather enjoy the corridor.
    It's more interesting than your average dungeon corridor, and allows for some interesting observations.
    Various combinations of fast/slow precise/clumsy, with the addition of folk who either don't get, or reject the puzzle of the corridor. Stepping one tile at a time, in a straight line, stopping each step to heal or cure.
    Like the rest of the new content, it allows for deviations from the norm, which keeps things a little fresher.
     
  6. jbfortune

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    I get the gump up all the time and I've never picked the compas up!
     
  7. Escaflowne

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    What exploit?
     
  8. THP

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    dont think its an exploit..more just peeps logging out unused chars there and relogging everyday with em all getting a lot of stuff....nothing wrong with that...

    alas i think they made a big mistake with the 3.0 sots....should be 1.0 sots at max or just random number like normal sot drops 0.1- to 1.0 maybe.
     
  9. Kiminality

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    There was an exploit, that allowed people to bypass the 24-hour timer, allowing them to chain it, and farm disproportionate amounts of the rewards.