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[Resist Spells] I read the FAQ but have a question

Discussion in 'UO Spellcaster' started by TimberWolf, Aug 9, 2014.

  1. TimberWolf

    TimberWolf Babbling Loonie
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    May 12, 2008
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    What will the effective difference be between running with 100 resist spells and 120 resist spells?
  2. Obsidian

    Obsidian Crazed Zealot
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    May 21, 2008
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    You will get debugged and poisoned more with 100 vs 120 resist. If you are fighting lesser foes it is likely not a factor. If you are fighting modern foes who cast with greater than 120 skill then it is helpful.

    I will be honest... For PvM warriors, I only run resist if I am fighting Necro casters. Typically all of my casters have resist unless they use RC to tank.
    Duncan Drake and kronides like this.
  3. icm420

    icm420 Sage
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    Jul 28, 2008
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    For pvp you have to run 120, because most spells are a direct check vs resist and most spell casters are 120.

    For pvm 100 works well, but the biggest thing is the poisons which 90% of the time is countered threw forms or consumables. I don't reallly see a reason to use resist in pvm other then to counter bloodoath and/or you do a lot of semidar spawns.