Cartography - get rid of it

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Re: Cartography - get rid of it

Post by Vroqren » October 14th, 2011, 4:28 pm

Cartography is ingeniously designed. Sorry if you beg to differ, but if you don't like the skill, just don't put points into it.

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Re: Cartography - get rid of it

Post by Cyan » October 22nd, 2011, 7:33 pm

BasiliskWrangler wrote:If not, spend the gold on booze and Taurax steaks.
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Re: Cartography - get rid of it

Post by Antigrav » October 27th, 2011, 11:45 am

BasiliskWrangler wrote:My compromise: I'll make sure a cartography trainer is in the very first village you arrive at- and I'll make sure a small stash of coins is conveniently hidden nearby for which anyone can buy that first skill with, if they want. If not, spend the gold on booze and Taurax steaks.
I like the idea—and hope that I'm right—that the game takes place largely in jungle and that the only village is near the end of the story.

I propose an achievement: "Old School: Finish the game without needing a minimap."

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Re: Cartography - get rid of it

Post by Necromis » October 27th, 2011, 11:48 am

actually that is easy to do. Once you go thru the place the first time and have all the quick travels marked out you can go about anywhere w/o the map.
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Re: Cartography - get rid of it

Post by Salid » November 6th, 2011, 8:30 am

Perhaps I'm the only one with this point of view, but while I like the cartography skill in and of itself, what annoyed me was that you had to go through everything you already mapped with, say, level 2 cartography again with level 4 cartography just to bring it up to detail. I know it's perhaps not that realistic, but if this was somehow made easier I admit I'd be a little happier...

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