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(Question) Magery for Treasure Chests

Discussion in 'UO Siege Perilous' started by Seldon_SP, Jul 16, 2012.

  1. Seldon_SP

    Seldon_SP Adventurer

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    I recently noticed that it was possible to open the chests from level 4 (cleverly drawn) treasure maps by using the "unlock" spell, with a 120 mage.

    This runs contrary to what it says in uoguide (that you can only open up to level 3 chests with 120 Magery), so I don't know if it's a "Siege only" thing.

    Does anyone know if it's also possible to open level 5 chests on Siege with just Magery?
     
  2. puzzleagent

    puzzleagent Guest

    You can't open treasure chests with magery on siege. You need to do lockpicking:)
     
  3. MANSBETH

    MANSBETH Seasoned Veteran

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    Hey Seldon...do u still want to sell that Luna globe?
     
  4. Petra Fyde

    Petra Fyde Peerless Chatterbox
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    If you managed to open a chest of any level using magery on Siege, it's a bug. It's not supposed to be possible
     
  5. Seldon_SP

    Seldon_SP Adventurer

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    Are you sure it's a bug? I know that the "telekinesis" spell doesn't work on Siege to trigger the trap (so you either have to get "remove trap" skill or just take the damage). I never read anything to suggest that magery wasn't meant to work to open the chests though. I must have opened 100+ level 1-3 chests on Siege using the "unlock" spell!

    MANSBETH; Yes, I'm still interested in selling the Luna globe. I've PM'd you my ICQ.
     
  6. Rumpy

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    Ive unlocked Kegs/Barrel that spawn in Despise with Unlock Spell...
     
  7. Petra Fyde

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    I beg your pardon, it seems I am mis-remembering. I've checked the information we have on site, as you said, there is only mention of telekenisis spell not working.
     
  8. JasmineSP

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    You'll need to use the lockpicks to open a level 5 chest.

    Unlock does work on lower level chests.

    Telekenisis never works on this shard, so don't forget 70 fire resist armor for when you take the blast.