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Riding Swipe

Discussion in 'UO Warrior' started by Mandrake, Aug 15, 2008.

  1. Mandrake

    Mandrake Guest

    Does anyone know what variables actually go into predicting riding swipe? Some character's mounts are damaged and others are not, and despite some extensive testing I haven't been able to figure out how it's determined.
  2. Ravenspyre

    Ravenspyre Guest

    Riding Swipe hits a non-ethereal mount for damage. Ethereal mounts are not damaged. This damage only hits a mount if said player is mounted. However, unless it was changed recently, hitting a player smount will flag you criminal, and if you are in a guard zone, can get you guard whacked.
  3. athos_uo

    athos_uo Seasoned Veteran
    Stratics Veteran

    May 12, 2008
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    The effect of riding swipe varies according to offenders and targets.

    [When a offender is walking]
    (And when a target is riding a non-etherial critter)
    - do a normal damage to the target
    - dismount the target
    - 10 - 20 non-elemental damage to the critter that the target is riding

    (When a target is riding an etherial one)
    - The etherial will be back in the backpack of the target and the target will get the non-elemantal damage that the riding critter should get

    [When a offender is riding]
    - do a normal damage to the target
    - do 10 - 25 of physical damage to the target
    - paralyze the target(3 seconds in PvP)