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Could someone clarify Raptors for me?

Discussion in 'UO Tamer' started by molinaro, Jul 25, 2011.

  1. molinaro

    molinaro Guest

    Hello, just back to playing the game after a little 5 year break :]

    I was looking through the taming page on Stratics and it lists the Raptor at 65.1 taming requirement.

    I found some and had three different results (on different raptors) when trying to tame (at 86 tame, 88 lore):

    1) this animal cannot be tamed
    2) you have no chance of taming this animal
    3) you anger the beast

    The 3rd one I get. But why would I get the 1st two results? Is the info on stratics correct?
     
  2. Petra Fyde

    Petra Fyde Peerless Chatterbox
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    it was correct from beta, I tested it myself raising taming a point at a time till I found the level at which I could make a taming attempt. The 'this animal cannot be tamed' message would probably related to a 'summoned' raptor, they call in friends, but only the spawning one can be tamed.
     
  3. 5% Luck

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    Raptor - UOGuide, the Ultima Online encyclopedia

    This is the correct info on the raptor. The stratics info is wrong!

    107.1

    The ones that spawn from a raptor are considered summons and can not be tamed. Its tricky to get the right one but what I did was pull its bar before arrgo then lure it to relative safety. Making sure I know which is the original, kill the 2 that it summons then tame it.

    Unfortunately of a 2 slot pet that takes such high level skill, it is underpowered and does not spawn the pair of summons post tame.

    I dont really understand why pretamed they seem very formidable but post tame they seem well...tame.
     
  4. Petra Fyde

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    hmm, it was correct, there must have been a change during beta. I will rectify the error.