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Factions on Other Shards

Discussion in 'UO Factions' started by Obsidian, Feb 8, 2011.

  1. Obsidian

    Obsidian UO Forum Moderator
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    I have a factions newbie question. If I have characters on the same account, but on different shards, do they have to be in the same faction?

    For example, on the same account could I have a TB character on Atlantic, and say a MIN character on Catskills?

    Thanks!

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  2. Merion

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    I *think* it's possible, but I only ever testet it with chars on Drachenfels and Siege. Maybe siege is special in that way...
     
  3. Lynk

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    Yes it is possible.

    I play all east coast and am different factions across shards.
     
  4. Poo

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    same.
    i play on all shards and im in all 4 factions on my account.

    its just per shard that you cant mix.
     
  5. Obsidian

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    Any drawbacks of doing that? The only issue I can think of would be issues with shard transfers.
     
  6. Lynk

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    If you transfer you lose all guild/faction affiliation, so there are no issues.
     
  7. Merion

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    Is there a cool down for transfers? Or can I transfer a char and the transfer right back to the 3 day wating period for changing the faction.
     
  8. Lynk

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    Seems like a waste of money.. but there are no transfer limitations that are normally in effect to my knowledge.