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Miasma uses level 5 or 6 poison ?

Discussion in 'UHall' started by popps, Mar 19, 2014.

  1. popps

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    The poison inflicted by Miasma, according to the Hunter's Guide is "Lethal poison".
    Is that level 5 or 6 ? I am asking because orange petals are supposed to protect up to level 5, not 6.

    Or would it be preferable to use Vampiric Embrace when fighing Miasma, melee ?

    I'd rather prefer, if possible, to use the necromancy points elsewhere rather than just to counter poison, but if vampiric embrace is far better than orange petals.....

    Thanks.
     
  2. Ludes

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    Sometimes it's kinda eerie how I'll be thinking something and someone else will be on that same page..
    I just got my necro/archer all trained up and was thinking of trying those with a good scorpion slayer.
     
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  3. PlayerSkillFTW

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    There is no Lvl 6 Poison. Lvl 1 - Lesser Poison, Lvl 2 - Poison, Lvl 3 - Greater Poison, Lvl 4 - Deadly Poison, Lvl 5 - Lethal Poison.
    Miasma does Lethal Poison, which will break through both Vampiric Poison Resist and Orange Petals. Deadly Poison can break through them as well.
     
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    Whatever the poison, it's irrelevant for a sampire with miasmas. You're pretty much always poisoned, but your health bar stays high anyway because you're leeching life with a scorpion slayer weapon with armor ignore. Sampires totally rule miasmas - absolutely my favorite monster to farm for gold and chests.
     
  5. Katrena

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    I fight Miasma with a regular Paladin and don't have any problems. Just ignore the Mortal Strike until it wears off, then heal if you need to.

    Katrena
     
  6. popps

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    http://www.uoguide.com/Orange_Petal

    Orange Petals are harvested from the following player-grown Plants:
    • Bright Orange Pampas Grass
    • Bright Orange Poppies
    • Bright Orange Bulrushes
    They are stackable, and weigh 1 stone each. When eaten by a character, they bestow a complete resistance to poisoning, except for the highest level, i.e., 6 for a period of five minutes. As of Publish 71, deadly poison and stronger have a 25% chance to break the poison immunity granted by orange petals.
     
  7. Kojak

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    there is a level 6 poison that you can only get from opening a gm tinker trapped poison chest
    it drops your health much faster than any other poison in the game and it's much harder to cure