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by Dinggle
Wed Feb 06, 2002 7:57 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: Untitled Pt. II Ch. 4
Replies: 3
Views: 528

Untitled Pt. II Ch. 4

Part II Ch. 4 The large beast skulked along quietly, it’s huge arms nearly dragging across the ground as it made it’s way through the Hills of the Quistery. Slow and seemingly erratic the creature would pause to sniff at the air or pick a flea from fur-covered chest. By all appearances this creature...
by Dinggle
Tue Sep 18, 2001 2:46 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Group heal downgrade again
Replies: 41
Views: 4267

"Shamans can cast word of recall. Would you take a shaman along that abuses that spell to a zone?"

You word out of a zone cause you afraid of dying and you wont be zoning long, period.

I dont care what wording class you play.

shamans rock.
by Dinggle
Tue Sep 18, 2001 2:43 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: pwipes eqwipes
Replies: 7
Views: 497

those folks with the sets upon sets of the uber gear are not in the majority.

please keep this in MIND before we start finding ways of DESTROYING my hard earned gear

:P
by Dinggle
Tue Sep 18, 2001 2:39 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: NEW combat changes
Replies: 38
Views: 2840

The stats you quoted above as for the success rate of charge is exactly how often it hits for warriors. your skills wont become more consistant until: a) about 40 or so and b) you hit skellies or some other type of dedicated skill practice gyrx missed only one shieldpunch on malice (i think it was.....
by Dinggle
Sun Sep 16, 2001 11:00 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: NEW combat changes
Replies: 38
Views: 2840

if the tanking skills are useless, can we go back to our tanks all wielding flammeys and frosties or even dual wielding?

:P
by Dinggle
Sun Sep 16, 2001 8:39 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Good, Evil, and Grouping 101
Replies: 27
Views: 2049

Major para is fun. I've para'd everything from the little mobs up to padashaw and palace guards lately. blur is GREAT! it makes your stones last longer so you cast less. it's also essential while zoning. slow not a biggie, you get that with blacklight burst. only keep a globe memmed if you plan on k...
by Dinggle
Sun Sep 16, 2001 8:02 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Leaving
Replies: 14
Views: 838

see above

[This message has been edited by Dinggle (edited 09-19-2001).]
by Dinggle
Sun Sep 16, 2001 6:08 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Leaving
Replies: 14
Views: 838

Leaving

not leaving anymore, so my comments are invalid

[This message has been edited by Dinggle (edited 09-19-2001).]
by Dinggle
Sun Sep 16, 2001 12:26 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: is that your mob?
Replies: 38
Views: 2987

it's called common courtesy. if the tables had been turned you'd expect no less, yayaril.
by Dinggle
Sat Sep 15, 2001 5:18 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: When is a warrior not a warrior....when he thinks
Replies: 20
Views: 1637

A drow warrior tanking is NOT a joke. we have a good drow warrior, gazhad. he's not even decked out with the super high level warrior gear either but he tanks better than any troll. he dodges more, blocks more attacks. sure, he couldnt bash if his life depended on it, must be vit at all times and we...
by Dinggle
Fri Sep 14, 2001 6:07 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: Untitled, Ch. 2 and Ch. 3
Replies: 0
Views: 415

Untitled, Ch. 2 and Ch. 3

Ch. 2 Like a giant ball of fire the sun rose over the land of Faerun. It was another day, much like the previous one and the next to follow. The mountain dwarves were up early, pounding and gouging the precious mithril from their mines, sending it off to be shaped into glorious items. Ogres and trol...
by Dinggle
Thu Sep 13, 2001 5:58 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: When is a warrior not a warrior....when he thinks
Replies: 20
Views: 1637

hey bro, i dont give a crap if you dont wanna bash. drow are crappy bashers.

but shieldblock is an awesome skill that will keep you and your gorup alive, and longer. there's not reason to NOT use it if you plan to tank.

if you refuse, then DONT TANK
by Dinggle
Thu Sep 13, 2001 1:19 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: When is a warrior not a warrior....when he thinks
Replies: 20
Views: 1637

yaya!

that was a secret, you not supposed to tell
by Dinggle
Thu Sep 13, 2001 12:17 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: When is a warrior not a warrior....when he thinks
Replies: 20
Views: 1637

with that kind of attitude you're time here as a warrior will be brief. i for one wont ever group with your drow, since after 6 years as a warrior on this mud it pains me to see people like you playing the class.
by Dinggle
Wed Sep 12, 2001 4:02 am
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: exp post lvl 50
Replies: 22
Views: 1275

Enchanter to Ruler of the Universe?

not a big step up really...
by Dinggle
Tue Sep 11, 2001 2:40 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: Untitled, Chapter 1
Replies: 3
Views: 635

Untitled, Chapter 1

Note: I write this as it pertains to the MUD we play, and make no attempt to remain accurate to the Forgotten Realms universe. We all know that a drow would have nothing to do with a troll, and that an ogre wouldnt be caught alive in BG. By hindering myself as such i could not conceivably find a way...
by Dinggle
Tue Sep 11, 2001 2:08 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: So how many characters you running now?
Replies: 26
Views: 2294

40 drow chanter
35 orc rogue
27 troll warr
by Dinggle
Mon Sep 10, 2001 2:19 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Feedback on changes to Hit...
Replies: 51
Views: 4450

illusionist spell 'scarlet outline' already beat out faeriefire in terms of making an NPC hittable.

give it to chanters too please! *beg* *whine*
by Dinggle
Sun Sep 09, 2001 8:27 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Anon?
Replies: 21
Views: 1478

oh and shadsteph, who's your evil? i dont want to group with anyone who calls me hitler or stalin.

and it wasnt a goodie vs. evil post. please read the very very first post in this thread. then read the third one that says it's not just an evil problem....
by Dinggle
Sun Sep 09, 2001 8:19 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Anon?
Replies: 21
Views: 1478

The rest of the poster missed the point, as usual. There was a situation i ran across a few weeks ago with a warrior. he had been anon from 11-41. he turned off anon at 41 and started complaining that no one would take him zoning..... my POINT is that if you are going to be anon like this, dont expe...
by Dinggle
Sun Sep 09, 2001 5:25 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Anon?
Replies: 21
Views: 1478

i can understand the desire to play with the same group of people all the time. essentially, less chance of wipeout due to dopey mistakes if everyone knows how each other play.. my question though is that, because it's unlikely that they have enough depth by way of a class mix to do anything without...
by Dinggle
Sat Sep 08, 2001 7:44 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Anon?
Replies: 21
Views: 1478

Anon?

The Officer's Quarters Exits: -S -W# Splattered droplets of blood cover the area. Corpse of a stern officer is lying here. Corpse of the first mate is lying here. A well polished steel cutlass rests here. Rekas (Drow Elf) stands here. Zerek (Drow Elf) sits resting in mid-air. Odak (Ogre) stands here...
by Dinggle
Sat Sep 08, 2001 1:57 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Quickly dissipating
Replies: 6
Views: 438

and without the long reboots many of us would never get any damned xp done!

i was 38 for three weeks, 39 for two weeks. i play freakin 40 DAMNED HOURS A WEEK!

why did it take me so long to level?

cause everyone is zoning!! and what's left is anon or too low level
by Dinggle
Wed Sep 05, 2001 11:33 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Quests and Quest Spoils
Replies: 26
Views: 1725

the playerbase is greedy, even moreso than in any previous incarnation of the mud that i've been on.

what you are proposing will not solve the problem, because people will still be greedy.
by Dinggle
Sat Sep 01, 2001 4:17 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: GCD
Replies: 48
Views: 4947

i love the glowing crimson dagger procs. about four years ago i played a human assassin Narial Thrikill. I wrote a few stories and posted them on thepersonal board. one was me and Dorac (Valeos) and my pair of glowing crimson daggers, named 'Starlight' and 'Heaven's Blade'. when all was said and don...
by Dinggle
Sat Sep 01, 2001 4:08 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Hello from another world
Replies: 7
Views: 445

stanford?

you all live in palo alto?
by Dinggle
Thu Aug 30, 2001 3:26 pm
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: downgrade ranger exp please
Replies: 18
Views: 952

Jegzed, are you nuts? Maybe you and ossis ALWAYS get groups, but the rest of us dont. I was off work yesterday. All day i was on and all day all the evils did was zone. i went to your short sg hop, but that was it. and with all the evils zoning and questing there's not enough left for me to put toge...
by Dinggle
Wed Aug 29, 2001 2:52 am
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: Help Design a Zone!
Replies: 59
Views: 5714

Detail and a good plot line helps. comedy is better i think. a few low level procing weapons. lord knows how much we all love procing weapons. a few mage/priest/rogue ones in particular. along the lines of dark steel dirk enchanted stats a massive side area that you have to search out and take a ful...
by Dinggle
Tue Aug 28, 2001 2:09 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Taking a hiatus
Replies: 8
Views: 552

hey i mud california hours!

problem so do two other chanters so me usually not have much to do during week cept solo cook once an hour on boat.

there are quite a few chanters on evil side Image

Teyaha
by Dinggle
Tue Aug 28, 2001 1:44 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: twilight change?
Replies: 12
Views: 889

the elf ranger hyphothesis is easy to get around..make it heavy. and make any other weapon that rangers can use in offhand like windsong too heavy to offhand with. that would balance it.

or just make it warrior only (as in !ranger, !pal, !anti)

shrug, i like turg idea
by Dinggle
Sun Aug 26, 2001 5:32 pm
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: equipment distribution
Replies: 19
Views: 1287

Feh.

I'm still waiting for the Evil's 'trickle down economics' to hit me.....
by Dinggle
Sat Aug 25, 2001 8:05 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Bashing 101
Replies: 14
Views: 787

I only brought up the bash trigger thing to make the simple point that the mud is simply not played the same way anymore. it's good in some ways, but very very bad in others. there is skill required in playing a warrior, and skill in knowing HOW to bash. it's not just simply 'bash 1.lich', it requir...
by Dinggle
Fri Aug 24, 2001 2:12 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Bashing 101
Replies: 14
Views: 787

I remember when warriors would get their butts chewed out up and down for hours if they owned up to using bash triggers. now everyone has bash triggers. maybe i need to play my warrior again and teach some of the up and coming doods. 6 years is a lot of warrior xp after all http://www.sojourn3.org/u...
by Dinggle
Fri Aug 24, 2001 2:06 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tanking downgrades
Replies: 16
Views: 712

warriors can still potentially outdamage even rogues, with the exception of the certain, rare and specific fights. I know a troll warrior who can get 71 dam when his twilight procs, and an ogre who has 76 dam when the twilight procs. they have close to 50 dam when it not proc. how many rogues can cl...
by Dinggle
Fri Aug 24, 2001 2:01 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: My turn
Replies: 42
Views: 3521

Feh Xyd. Don't leave. There are quite a few noobs as high levellers this time around. they know who they are. remember, we were once like them (hate to admit it, but it's true) and as more and more of these noobs make these same mistakes they'll find themselves with less groups. Best thing you can d...
by Dinggle
Wed Aug 22, 2001 5:51 pm
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Good and evil and the abysmal pbase
Replies: 24
Views: 1312

Jegz, It's not all that great for evil chanters in prime time bro. There are a lot of new chanters popping up out of nowhere (been anon for 36 levels i'm guessing) and i'm finding it harder and harder to get a group now as a nearly 39 chanter. mon-fri i spend most of my time (6.30pm pst to 11pm pst)...
by Dinggle
Wed Aug 22, 2001 2:21 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: When Good Isn't Enough
Replies: 7
Views: 550

Well done, Ragorn. http://www.sojourn3.org/ubb/smile.gif I agree with what you said. remember that game i think int was battlecruiser 3000ad. i worked in video game retail at that time and we had folks waiting for years for it. it was released and was so riddled with bugs that most, nearly every cop...
by Dinggle
Sun Aug 19, 2001 1:30 am
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: Area Making
Replies: 8
Views: 578

www.circlemud.org there are links there to resources on world building. basically what you need is an idea or theme, imagination and a thesaurus. i've built about 50 areas for other zones, prob over 5k rooms total. it's very fun, but also VERY frustrating and will take the fun out of the game quick...
by Dinggle
Sat Aug 18, 2001 6:59 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Enchanter and being new
Replies: 7
Views: 537

perhaps you sh ould tryl something OFF evermeet. play a human chanter, get to know folks, make your circle of friends. enchanters can solo a LOT after they get stone up through 35 or so, even without the uber gear (i sure dont have any). or play anything in waterdeep where the goodies roam. someone ...
by Dinggle
Fri Aug 17, 2001 4:03 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Dakn Corpse Rot in GN
Replies: 14
Views: 1068

Apparantly, and i'm sketchy on the details.. but it used to be that you could tag archie, run to ghore (as a troll), let troll guards spanketh archie, and get free nebbie. things like this prob lead to guards not assisting. if morons are tracking stuff around, then dont group with them. frankly if i...
by Dinggle
Fri Aug 17, 2001 4:01 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: enchanter help, plleeeaassseee
Replies: 30
Views: 2204

the only offense a chanter can really cast is pris. here's why. first circle magic missle - whoopie! 2nd circle - chill touch and burning hands, but invis, energy shield, faeriefire, minor creation...not gonna mem offense 3rd circle - ray, str, dex...that's about all that's memmed no damaging offens...
by Dinggle
Thu Aug 16, 2001 3:32 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: enchanter help, plleeeaassseee
Replies: 30
Views: 2204

Enchanter fun. I've reached almost 38 in two months, mostly because i've had good friends help me along the way and apparantly i'm not a half-bad caster. also the times that i play the only other evil chanter on usually is ossis, and she's gonna be tied up in the big-dawg zones which leaves me open ...
by Dinggle
Thu Aug 16, 2001 2:41 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: good vs evils
Replies: 7
Views: 626

no no we have enough chanters! :P

make invoker or warrior, yeah!
by Dinggle
Wed Aug 15, 2001 7:31 pm
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: Global Trackers
Replies: 12
Views: 1112

Relocating mobs = aggro archie, aggro dood run to ghore gates, aggro archie reloc in, guards spank archie. free nebbie.

relocating mobs = major twinkage

db should be global track though, that would be fun.
by Dinggle
Tue Aug 14, 2001 7:18 am
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ranged Code
Replies: 91
Views: 8169

he didnt call you gay, and once again you argue semantics. belleshel has been around as long as you have, maybe longer i dunno, and the way he chooses to play the ranger is obviously different from yours and in this incarnation of the game it's apparantly more fitting. he said perhaps you should lea...
by Dinggle
Tue Aug 14, 2001 2:18 am
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ranged Code
Replies: 91
Views: 8169

Tasan i think that after 6 years you would have realized that there are only 4 classes that are NEEDED in a group (used to be 3) Warrior Cleric Chanter Voker that's it. i've dont 4 man tower, 4 man ship, i've done 6 man 2nd gatehouse. if you want to play a class that's NEEDED, play one of those 4. a...
by Dinggle
Tue Aug 14, 2001 2:12 am
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: Vital strike
Replies: 14
Views: 944

i like vital strike.

althoug being an orc with 50 int it doesnt hit even half as much as the drow rogues but it's got dat cool message.
by Dinggle
Fri Aug 10, 2001 3:32 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: And the sack goes poof.
Replies: 8
Views: 561

if a non NOBURN sack is blasted by a dragon, you lose all contents too
by Dinggle
Wed Aug 08, 2001 5:55 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: How much of a geek are you.
Replies: 22
Views: 1438

I mud, have D2 alt-tabbed in another window for any downtime, have been watching the star trek movies this week starting from the original motion picture on monday night and inbetween that have been reading the latest R.A. Salvatore drizzt books, the cleric quintet and the lastest star wars novels. ...
by Dinggle
Wed Aug 08, 2001 5:20 am
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: Ranged Code
Replies: 91
Views: 8169

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[This message has been edited by Dinggle (edited 08-10-2001).]

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