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[Resist Spells] Formula Help

Discussion in 'UO Spellcaster' started by Tukaran, Jan 25, 2009.

  1. Tukaran

    Tukaran Guest

    Hi all,

    I'm trying to work out the formula for resisting spells and I'm sure I'm missing something completely!

    (Resist Skill - 40) / 3 * 2

    So for resist of 100:
    (100 - 40) = 60... / 3 = 20... * 2 = 40 (I get that)

    For resist of 110:
    (110 - 40) = 70... / 3 = 23.3... * 2 = 46.6 (rounded down to 46). But this should be 42 not 46.

    What am I missing in the calculation? It's bugging the hell out of me :sad4:

    Cheers,
    Tukaran
     
  2. Storm

    Storm UO Forum Moderator
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    I think this may be what you want
    * Below 40 Resist, your minimum resistance is 0.
    * Between 40 and 100, your minimum resistance value is (Skill * 10) – 400) / 15.
    * Above 100 skill, your minimum resistance value is (Skill + 100) / 5.
     
  3. Tukaran

    Tukaran Guest

    Ah that would work, thanks!

    I was using the formula off the stratics 'resisting spells' page as I always remember there being just 1 formula that worked regardless of your current skill level.

    Cheers,
    Tukaran