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Merchant ship vs pirate ship difficulty?

Discussion in 'UO Fishing and Treasure Hunting' started by Rotgut Willy, Dec 17, 2010.

  1. Rotgut Willy

    Rotgut Willy Seasoned Veteran
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    Are merchant ships basically a blue version of pirate ships or are there differences in the difficulty in combat? Just curious. Thanks!
     
  2. NuSair

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    No, they aren't. IMO they are quite a bit harder. Gargoyles >>>> Orcs.
     
  3. T-Hunt

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    About the same..all but gargoyle one...hes meen..

    But ive used the merchant ship to kill pirates..if you can get them to come near each other they will attack...

    Had 3 ships doing this few days back...was a blast..
     
  4. Hexen_Cats

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    What area do the Merchant ships spawn around?
     
  5. Basara

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    Pirates will attack each other too - see my "Bonny War" post..