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Why Blackrock as a reward?

Discussion in 'UHall' started by KidJoe, Jun 25, 2009.

  1. KidJoe

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    Anyone any ideas on this>?
     
  2. Dermott of LS

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    Leftover from ToT II which came right in the middle of the Blackrock "saga" and the small pieces had a use at that time.
     
  3. Uthar Pendragon

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    shadowlords are coming and your gonna wish you had more :D
     
  4. Frarc

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    I have about a 100 or so from mining, i think i'm going to sell mine. ;)
     
  5. Who ever said it was a reward? ;-p

    *considers blackrock a punishment*
     
  6. UOKaiser

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    I just hope theres more use to them than just could only use 1 on a shadow lord and then no more. We got way too many I need a turn in or never ending monsters I can use it on or used as craft ingrediants or something. My homes are becoming huge blackrock pillars themselves.
     
  7. Phaen Grey

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    the original announcement mentioned it as an issue.
     
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    This was posted by Draconni

    Ah.

    In fact, this system has been revisited for the upcoming events. Instead of them doing massive damage, it does a good, but not unbalanced amount of initial damage, and then it no longer works.

    The benefit, though, is that it lowers the "shield" around them, making them easier to attack with conventional abilities. Unlike the first round of ethereal Shadowlords, the new ones will have extraordinary defenses unless pierced with blackrock.

    Did I slip too much?



    so yes it has a use
     
  9. HillBilly

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    Two words...Why not :)