How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby SpottedShroom » January 4th, 2012, 7:24 pm

This time he won't be doing it in a cut scene!
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby IJBall » January 4th, 2012, 7:55 pm

SpottedShroom wrote:This time he won't be doing it in a cut scene!

Actually, with all the new fancy artwork BW is contracting, maybe he will! Ha ha!! :lol:
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby Randomizer » January 4th, 2012, 8:01 pm

In the words of the Knights of the Round Table, "Runaway, runaway."

Considering how much of your equipment survived the blast, finding another Crux and always having it handy seems like the only solution.
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby Painted Lady » January 6th, 2012, 10:14 am

Somehow I think we are going to have to reunite the four cruxes before it is all said and done........
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby Vroqren » January 12th, 2012, 9:34 pm

Personally, I would really just like to strangle the dang jerk. Sneak up behind him and maybe throw a few really good punches. That would calm me down, and once I'm calm I could just stab him through the heart. That's what I want anyway. Probably won't happen.

My guess is that I'm going to have to work with/for him at some point, and he'll just turn around and stab me in the back.

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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby Lord_P » February 29th, 2012, 10:15 am

Vroqren wrote:My guess is that I'm going to have to work with/for him at some point, and he'll just turn around and stab me in the back.


I wouldn't help a strange evil person that betrayed his own kin and disintegrated our most beloved friend, including stealing the Crux of Ages again after we got it back :?. Also reading the map of eschalon, it seems Blackwater and Aridell are marked with 'd. 726'. Maybe they were destroyed only a year before our adventures in Mistfell? (Sorry for bumping and old post, I just thought it had to be done)
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby deathknight1728 » April 6th, 2012, 6:54 pm

How will i survive?

I will for one not use any melee weapons whatsoever. Melee is good for bashing down doors but other than that, it fails in every way. Ranged weapons and magic beat it. The first time i played the game, i went the melee route and it was just a waste of time. The game is geared for melee only if you put all your points in heavy armor, strength, and endurance. Fighters are ok, but they are not really recommended as melee is horrible.

I like move silently for mages, priests and ranged users as it allows you to snipe and get away for counterattacks. Melee would be good if you could do that, but i would say you need move silently at 15 which is tough.
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby deathknight1728 » April 7th, 2012, 4:35 pm

Yup, i figured this was about how a new character was going to survive :mrgreen: . What is it actually about?
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby Lord_P » April 8th, 2012, 6:57 am

How you survive the One's metallic wand of evil. A question of mine: How did you manage to post in this thread without even reading the first post? :shock: I'm in awe...
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby deathknight1728 » April 8th, 2012, 7:19 am

I just initially felt that this was a how will you survive book3. I was certain of that because the eschalon games are always about survival, and making a character that works/survives for you. Im sorry if i messed up the thread, i didnt mean to.
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby Lord_P » April 9th, 2012, 12:37 am

I don't think you caused any trouble. :P
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby sirdilznik » April 9th, 2012, 11:23 am

I would challenge the *One* to a battle of wits:

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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby Dragonlady » March 17th, 2013, 1:55 pm

Why do I keep getting this phrase stuck in my head reading your post?

"Click, click..not the ONE. Not the one." *shakes head and walks away.

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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby IJBall » March 17th, 2013, 1:57 pm

Prismatic Maelstrom wrote:
Prismatic Maelstrom wrote:What would stop him from using his metallic wand again?

I've been thinking about this again lately, and here are my thoughts:

  • The metallic wand is out of charges. :P But couldn't he just make another?

  • The Crux of Terra and/or Wisdom make you immune to the metallic wand.

More likely: having all 4 Crux in your possession makes you immune to The One's "wand".

It seems pretty likely that, by the end of Book III, you'll need to have all 4 Crux in your possession (presumably, you'll get the Crux of Ages back from the baddies at some point during Book III...).
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Re: How will you survive? [Heavy Spoilers]

Postby Randomizer » March 17th, 2013, 5:39 pm

The real purpose of the widget is to defeat Orakur devices.

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