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Don't steal invis pots!

Discussion in 'UO Crime' started by Petra Fyde, May 19, 2009.

  1. Petra Fyde

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    When training, don't use stacks of invis pots. If you successfully steal just part of the stack it converts the ones you stole into night sight potions.

    The graphic stays the same, but the description changes and so does the function. Quaffing what you think is an invis pot and finding you're still visible, and the lights just turned on isn't terribly helpful.

    Doesn't happen if you fail, doesn't happen if you steal the entire stack, and when you do split the stack, the ones left behind are unaffected.

    Bug repeated, verified and report submitted btw.
     
  2. TheScoundrelRico

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    Scrolls are much easier to use...imo. I got to RoT with about 8 hours of training...la
     
  3. Petra Fyde

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    yeah, but I was due a gain and had forgotten to pick up my pack, so I just worked with what I had on me, to my regret.
     
  4. Storm

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    wow good to know glad i usually use bandages
     
  5. Petra Fyde

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    There's always the possibility, Rico, that you might be tempted to steal someone else's invis pots too :D
     
  6. This also happens to conflag pots, if you dont take the whole stack they become blaze nightsight pots.
     
  7. Daga Taga

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    Yes I've had this happen to me. I forget which potions, but they changed the same way.
     
  8. Im gna guess that its all ML Pots

    Invis
    Conflag
    Confusion blast
    Parasitic
    Darkglow

    Am i missing any...also...Petra, your usually quite good on this, have you sent a bug report in as this is definatly a bug that needs to be fixed!
     
  9. Petra Fyde

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    last line of my OP :D