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Having two ( or more) same-shard transfer shields?

Discussion in 'UHall' started by DJ Diddles, Jun 4, 2015.

  1. DJ Diddles

    DJ Diddles Seasoned Veteran

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    Hello all,

    I currently have an Atlantic and Sonoma transfer shield in my house. As my needs for Atlantic tokens are greater than other shards, I'm interested to know if I can claim another Atlantic shield (the vet reward GUI lets me get to the final confirmation screen for the reward, FWIW) and reap 2 Atlantic Shield Transfer Tokens a month. I presume even if this is possible I will still only be able to hold the current maximum of tokens, but that isn't an issue as they would be used about once a week.

    Anyone have experience with this? I searched a good bit and could not find similar info.
     
  2. Scribbles

    Scribbles Babbling Loonie
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    yes i have multiple atl shields and all pop a token each month.
     
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  3. Captn Norrington

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    Yep, you can have unlimited amounts of the same shard shield. There are a few people that have 5+ of the same one. They all make a token each month and can each store 10 tokens at a time.
     
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  4. Longtooths

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    I have three ATL shields because I routinely pop over to a shard to pick up an EM event item and bring it back to atl.
     
  5. Angel of Sonoma

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    In my opinion it's a smart thing to do. I have multiple shard shields for my main shards (Sonoma and Chesapeake). I've "seeded" all of the other shards. Meaning I have a junk character on most shards holding gold (for shopping) and transfer tokens to my home shard. This works great for me b/c I can usually get items home in less than an hour instead of having to transfer to the remote shard then back to the home shard. It took a couple of months to get this set up but it works great for me.
     
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  6. Odin of LS

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    Nice, I'm a little over 9 months away from being able to claim 12 shard shields and look forward to setting something like this up. :thumbsup:
     
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  7. 4gregu

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    I have 3 of each Chessy and Atlantic. And it's often not enough for the amount of items I move back and forth.
     
  8. Obsidian

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    I have 2 Atlantic and 1 of each of the remaining US Shards.
     
  9. Acid Rain

    Acid Rain Lore Keeper
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    Same here. I have 2 ATL shields so I never get stuck on 14 of the other shards I have shields for :)
     
  10. Captn Norrington

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    I made that mistake....I only have one Atlantic shield, but my shard shields are spread across two accounts. So, I sent one of my main characters with maxed out skills and stats from Atlantic to Napa on a transfer, brought an Atlantic token with me to make sure my character could get back home. After dropping off the stuff I was bringing there, clicked on my atlantic token and......oops.....the Atlantic token doesn't work for that account.

    So, now one of my main characters has been stuck there for about 4 months while I wait for my next round of vet rewards to pick a second Atlantic shard shield for that account.....only 7 months left to wait...... I can't even transfer over a real transfer token since whatever character I send will just get stuck all over again. On the bright side, at least I have a fully geared and skilled character to use for Napa events now.....lol.
     
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  11. Acid Rain

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    Pop me out a PM if u want me to take a transfer token over for ya. Wouldn't be a problem at all provided its one of the shards I've got a shield for already :)

    I'd be glad ta help out if I can, its what I do :)
     
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  12. azmodanb

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    I have been claiming atl shields on shards i play...

    Transfer to atl.. Take stuff delete char.

    So i claim atl shields pretty much nothing else.