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[General] Luck and resource gathering

Discussion in 'UO Craftsman' started by Lucivius, Feb 8, 2011.

  1. Lucivius

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    Does anyone know if luck increases the chance at getting special items while lumberjacking or mining? Specifically I am trying to get crystal shards from chopping in Ter Mur.
     
  2. Storm

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    Luck has no effect !
     
  3. Lucivius

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    thank you for the quick response.
     
  4. Percivalgoh

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    The luck on the character has no effect it is entirely the luck of the person behind the character that does affect it :) I was chopping in hopes of gettting some crystals and got 2 within the first couple minutes of chopping and then none for the rest of the hour. I would have been unhappy but I also wanted parasitic plant and luminescent fungi and got some of those resources. I don't really need more logs but take them anyway since you never know.
     
  5. Basara

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    The only resource gathering that Luck is supposed to affect is Niter mining for saltpeter, and that might have got broken in a recent publish.