1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Greetings Guest!!

    In order to combat SPAM on the forums, all users are required to have a minimum of 2 posts before they can submit links in any post or thread.

    Dismiss Notice

Item Request - Craftable Earplugs

Discussion in 'UHall' started by Speranza, Oct 27, 2013.

  1. Speranza

    Speranza Slightly Crazed
    Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend

    Joined:
    Mar 18, 2004
    Messages:
    1,451
    Likes Received:
    760
    These bards, omg these bards. I'm writing this right now while tossing arrows at a bard and only have one request....

    Craft-able Earplugs!

    Make them hard to get, make them take up the whole head slot (earmuffs!!!) I don't care, just something to shorten this fight and reduce/remove cacophony.
     
    Faenwen, G.v.P and Lord Frodo like this.
  2. Lady Storm

    Lady Storm Crazed Zealot
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Joined:
    Feb 20, 2006
    Messages:
    3,747
    Likes Received:
    1,557
    you can turn off sound its in the menu....... and if you run assist there is a bards button on the menu too to shut off music
     
  3. Skunk

    Skunk Sage
    Stratics Veteran BREW

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2006
    Messages:
    610
    Likes Received:
    101
    He isn't complaining of the sound...just the length of the fight it seems.

    Sent from my SCH-S738C using Tapatalk
     
  4. Speranza

    Speranza Slightly Crazed
    Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend

    Joined:
    Mar 18, 2004
    Messages:
    1,451
    Likes Received:
    760
    Yes the length of the fight..... we need a way to deter the Cacophony spell.
     
    Flutter likes this.
  5. Quickblade

    Quickblade Lore Keeper
    Stratics Veteran

    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2010
    Messages:
    888
    Likes Received:
    269
    I jsut think the peacemaking masteries song should reduce the length of the cacophony spell by half from these NPC bard/Grizzle and maybe the putrid effect from Lady Melissande peerless.
     
    #5 Quickblade, Oct 27, 2013
    Last edited: Oct 27, 2013
  6. CovenantX

    CovenantX Babbling Loonie
    Stratics Veteran

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2009
    Messages:
    2,729
    Likes Received:
    1,396
    You know, all you have to do is line of sight the bard every 15 seconds, and you won't get slowed.
     
  7. Speranza

    Speranza Slightly Crazed
    Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend

    Joined:
    Mar 18, 2004
    Messages:
    1,451
    Likes Received:
    760
    Dueling Banjos :D
     
  8. Flutter

    Flutter Always Present
    Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend

    Joined:
    May 12, 2004
    Messages:
    21,553
    Likes Received:
    3,840
    Should be resistable with resisting spells.
     
    Riyana and NuSair like this.
  9. Felonious Monk

    Stratics Veteran

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2006
    Messages:
    671
    Likes Received:
    154
    Or let us make something like the caddellite helm from U7.
    Just think devs......
    A chance for another quest grind!
     
    Flutter and Speranza like this.
  10. Riyana

    Riyana Operations
    Administrator Moderator Professional Governor Wiki Moderator Campaign Patron

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2012
    Messages:
    3,422
    Likes Received:
    2,902
    Oooh, can it look like World of Warcraft's Electromagnetic Gigaflux Reactivator? I mean, Blackthorn DID spend all that time with the clockwork-style Exodus stuff so it wouldn't totally be out of place.

    I would wear one on every character. And photoshop one on my dragon. Maybe two.

    Flutter made a good point about resist though. We have resists on our armor, a skill for magic resist, a skill for melee "resist" in parrying, but we are all helpless to some guy with a harp. It's a kind of weird if you think about it.

    (Those bards are sooooooo annoying!)
     
    Flutter likes this.
  11. Flutter

    Flutter Always Present
    Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend

    Joined:
    May 12, 2004
    Messages:
    21,553
    Likes Received:
    3,840
    There's a lot of monster "special" attacks that I think should be resistible (with the magic resist skill).
    With the changes to magic resist (not so recent but feels that way to me) no longer resisting spells it would be helpful to give the skill more strength.
     
  12. MalagAste

    MalagAste Belaern d'Zhaunil
    Reporter Professional Governor Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend Campaign Supporter Royal Knight

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2000
    Messages:
    18,959
    Likes Received:
    5,449
    I've always envisioned my character trying to stuff cotton in his ears...