this is copy pasted from diff posts on a diff board. im too lazy to condense/fix it....so, whatever. skills 120 swords/resist 100 tactics/anat/bush/necro 80 parry 30 chiv suit faction mace and shield faction crimmy faction primer conj garb tink legs cloak of aug turquoise ring 15 resist/15 hci/15 dci/25 di brace 15 resist/15hci/15dci/7lmc neck imbued enhance heartwood 5hpi/5stam/8mana/lmc 8/di 10 11/21/12/10/9 chest imb/enh heart 5hpi/stam5/8mana/lmc8/di10 10/14/19/11/10 arms imb/enh heart 5stam/8mana/lmc8/di10 9/21/14/11/19 hands imb/enh heart 5hpi/5stam/8mana/5hci 10/16/8/12/19 corgul's enhanced sash i carry 2 jewels with 15 chiv and the sign of order +10chiv and luna lance +10 chiv....u can res characters. i can toe-to-toe all champ spawns with no problem. if u have any questions, ask here or pm me. *edit* no pots my stats are 143/161/62. base is 125/120/10....or 120/125/10. one or the other. *2nd edit* hands have 8 lmc also. ....................... final revision on skills 100 anat 70 bush 31 chiv 99 necro 120 parry 110 resist 120 swords 100 tactics this is what im staying with. ive tried 20 parry/bush and 20 anat/tact w/ gm lj. i didn't like any of those as much as i like this temp. ..................... just a lil more info for my template. i use bladed staffs and double axes, pretty much exclusively. 80-100% elemental dmg wpns. thats why i dropped chiv for the most part. i never use consecrate arms, divine fury. my staffs generally have 5 free mods on them. i have 20 ssi and 95 di on the suit, so i dont want either of those mods on my wpns. when i craft my staffs, i stone off my 120 blacksmithy and stone on 65-ish, plus i use a talisman with no exc bonus, but 26 regular bonus. it gives me roughly a 97% chance to make the staff with my dc hammer, and only a 5% exc chance. pretty good odds of not getting the ****ty damage increase mod. when i craft my double axes, i do the same thing for the most part. only difference is that i want 20ssi on my axes. 40ssi at 150 is a decent buffer for spawns for 3.25 base swing speed. the biggest downsides to low chiv from what i have seen.... 1. no enemy of one. the only champ this affects is neira. every other champ has a slayer, and with 70 bush u can get honor. 2. having to swap jewels/shield/wpn on and off in order to res someone. no big deal, just can be annoying depending on ur coffee intake and time of morning. as far as 110 resist and not 120.... when i had 120, the only thing that would mana vamp me would be champs. when i had 110, the only thing that would mana vamp me would be the champs. its super easy to burn thru lvl 3's and 4's that have mage casters with 110. i never get mana vamp'd. so, save the 10 points and sell the 120 resist scroll.