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Forum: Paladin 02-14-2006, 01:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 139
Posted By Oakbr
It's going to depend on the group makeup.  If...

It's going to depend on the group makeup.  If your group is going to need dps from the tank, Zerker is prolly the best choice.  If your group has mega-dps. then a Pally can tank and serve as 2nd...
Forum: Berserker 02-09-2006, 01:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 105
Posted By Oakbr
The problem with sticking to any one weapon type...

The problem with sticking to any one weapon type is that by doing so you [Removed for Content] yourself later in the game.  Many raid mobs are resistant to one or more types of damage, and if it...
Forum: Warlock 01-18-2006, 03:31 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 202
Posted By Oakbr
OK, I've seen 2-3 posts recently talking about...

OK, I've seen 2-3 posts recently talking about people trying to use Concussive AFTER pulling aggro.  People are upset because they die anyway.  I regard this as a practical demonstation of Norrathian...
Forum: Warlock 01-11-2006, 09:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 67
Posted By Oakbr
<div></div>If you do go Warlock, you want to make...

<div></div>If you do go Warlock, you want to make friends with a Pally.  They have an aggro transfer line (Amends @ 50) that will give them a big chunk of the aggro you generate.  And you will...
Forum: Warlock 01-10-2006, 11:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 67
Posted By Oakbr
<i>I just read that warlocks are more utility...

<i>I just read that warlocks are more utility than nukes in EQ2...</i>ROFLMAOHAHAHAHAHAHAHAVery funny.  You either read something satirical, or something written by an idiot.  Warlocks are one trick...
Forum: Warlock 01-10-2006, 10:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 67
Posted By Oakbr
If what you want is ranged DPS, then it boils...

If what you want is ranged DPS, then it boils down to this:  Do you want to shoot arrows--which you have to buy or craft, or do you want to nuke?Assuming you prefer nuking, would you prefer fire/ice...
Forum: Warlock 01-10-2006, 01:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 40
Posted By Oakbr
Is there any real point in upgrading Null...

Is there any real point in upgrading Null Caress?  I've only cast it a couple times.  The first one teleported the mob an amazing FIVE (yes FIVE) feet to the right.  The second time, it teleported...
Forum: Zones and Population 01-08-2006, 06:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 136
Posted By Oakbr
<div></div><div></div><p>There's one in Antonica,...

<div></div><div></div><p>There's one in Antonica, between the beach with the crabs and the entrance to Stormhold.  Look for wolves around the body of a messenger, kill the wolves, then get the note...
Forum: Warlock 01-05-2006, 11:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 100
Posted By Oakbr
<div></div>Unlike other tanks, Pallies have both...

<div></div>Unlike other tanks, Pallies have both combat arts and spells.  SK's may be the same way.  We get nukes now, just on a much smaller scale.  I do, in fact, have disruption skill, which is...
Forum: Warlock 01-05-2006, 10:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 100
Posted By Oakbr
My Pally chooses Ice Comet. I win EQ2.

My Pally chooses Ice Comet. I win EQ2.
Forum: Zones and Population 01-05-2006, 01:16 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 559
Posted By Oakbr
<P>Folks better be careful.  Those PETA guys have...

<P>Folks better be careful.  Those PETA guys have armed the Kitty, and he's coming back for revenge:</P> <P> </P> <P><A href="http://users.wolfcrews.com/toys/vikings/"...
Forum: Paladin 01-03-2006, 03:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 93
Posted By Oakbr
Farghus sez: Pointyears gurl make gud palladun. ...

Farghus sez: Pointyears gurl make gud palladun.  Dey maybe liddle smarter, not so strong at first.  Dey get tuffer when dey get older.  Mees like dem--dey more fun dan da dorfs.  One pointyears gurl...
Forum: Zones and Population 12-29-2005, 11:31 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 559
Posted By Oakbr
The thing about P.E.T.A. and similar groups is...

The thing about P.E.T.A. and similar groups is they'll be all over hassling some sweet little old lady for wearing a fur coat.  I'd like to see them try hassling a biker gang about wearing leather....
Forum: Warlock 12-23-2005, 10:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 103
Posted By Oakbr
<P>Does not seem to do diddly squat on grouped...

<P>Does not seem to do diddly squat on grouped mobs for me.  It is helpful for single targets--we raided Archlich tonight, and in the past I've pulled aggro on him, even without using any AE.  Didn't...
Forum: Warlock 12-23-2005, 09:52 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 253
Posted By Oakbr
<P>Did three raids tonight.  Never saw a single...

<P>Did three raids tonight.  Never saw a single Dark Infestation proc. </P> <P><EM>Gimme Back...Gimme Back my Broodlings</EM></P> <P><EM>Oh, put em back where they belong.</EM></P> <P><EM>I wanna see...
Forum: Zones and Population 12-23-2005, 03:14 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 559
Posted By Oakbr
<div></div> <i>Wasn't Holly WIndstalker a PETA...

<div></div> <i>Wasn't Holly WIndstalker a PETA member?</i> Had to be.  I hated that woman, who murdered my poor Druid and Ranger repeatedly, when they were only defending themselves against rabid...
Forum: Paladin 12-23-2005, 01:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 68
Posted By Oakbr
We killed Darrathar last night, but had a...

We killed Darrathar last night, but had a Guardian MT, and another as Second Tank.  Also had a Zerker and a Pally along as reserve tanks.  Had small problems with the Zerker pulling aggro, and wiped...
Forum: Zones and Population 12-23-2005, 01:13 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 559
Posted By Oakbr
Maybe they should add P.E.T.A. npcs to Norrath,...

Maybe they should add P.E.T.A. npcs to Norrath, so people could either contribute to the cause....or camp them.
Forum: Paladin 12-23-2005, 12:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 53
Posted By Oakbr
Frankly, I'd stick to dropped gear until level...

Frankly, I'd stick to dropped gear until level 30.  You aren't going to be in those levels long enough to make the investment in rare crafted items worthwhile  (unless you have a high level main and...
Forum: Paladin 12-22-2005, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 53
Posted By Oakbr
Yeah, red avoidance is gonna be from using...

Yeah, red avoidance is gonna be from using offensive stance. Definitely work your weapons skills.  Solo, you'll probably want to use your 2hander most of the time, but for tanking, you'll want a one...
Forum: Paladin 12-22-2005, 09:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 71
Posted By Oakbr
<div></div><div></div>Tried to tank Roost last...

<div></div><div></div>Tried to tank Roost last night, my first run since the nerf to Amends.  Group was 55 Pally MT (me), 60 Warlock, 59 Assassin, 53 Bard, 57 Templar.  I put Amends on the Warlock.  ...
Forum: Paladin 12-22-2005, 09:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 54
Posted By Oakbr
I lucked out...guy was selling it in one of the...

I lucked out...guy was selling it in one of the chat channels a couple nights ago.  I sent him a /tell to ask how much, and ended up buying it for 85g.  It's the first Master spell I've scribed, but...
Forum: Zones and Population 12-22-2005, 01:19 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 559
Posted By Oakbr
If we can't kick the kitty anymore, could they...

If we can't kick the kitty anymore, could they replace him with one of those pygmy elves from the Frostfell event?  Maybe even have him on a fishing pole, as bait for the crocodile?
Forum: Zones and Population 12-22-2005, 01:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 495
Posted By Oakbr
MGB Bot9 @ Nexus Stone in 5 min! Actually had a...

MGB Bot9 @ Nexus Stone in 5 min! Actually had a hotkey for that macro.  Invariably, others would join in to contribute their class defining buff, and anybody that wanted it could be raid buffed at...
Forum: In Testing Feedback 12-20-2005, 11:26 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 667
Posted By Oakbr
<P><EM>Although this is certainly a nerf to our...

<P><EM>Although this is certainly a nerf to our tanking ability, it's also an indirect nerf to the high DPS classes like Wizards, Warlocks and Rangers. If more of them were actually aware of what was...
Forum: Zones and Population 12-20-2005, 03:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 150
Posted By Oakbr
Would definitely be a player-friendly upgrade.  I...

Would definitely be a player-friendly upgrade.  I do a lot of instance runs on two high level toons, and sometimes forget which toon did which instance most recently.  Would also help with raid...
Forum: Warlock 12-20-2005, 01:49 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 213
Posted By Oakbr
<i>I've put my warlock on the back burner,...

<i>I've put my warlock on the back burner, pulling him out for raids only, while i've spent my time working up a bruiser.  This will allow me to be a viable dps/off tank on raids where poison resists...
Forum: In Testing Feedback 12-19-2005, 11:53 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 667
Posted By Oakbr
<span><blockquote><hr>Lockeye wrote:Amends needed...

<span><blockquote><hr>Lockeye wrote:Amends needed to be reduced to bring it somewhat closer to the aggro control of the rest of the fighter classes. Simply put, there's nothing better than Amends...
Forum: Paladin 12-19-2005, 11:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 68
Posted By Oakbr
Took my pally to Spirits of the Lost the other...

Took my pally to Spirits of the Lost the other night.  I was in the caster group, I suppose mostly as an aggro dump for one of the 60 Wizards.  Was also the 4th tank in rotation--the other three were...
Forum: Paladin 12-19-2005, 10:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 234
Posted By Oakbr
Pally power pool is driven by strength, with...

Pally power pool is driven by strength, with wisdom making a slight difference as well.  Don't think intelligence adds power, though it does affect spell damage.
Forum: Paladin 12-18-2005, 06:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 234
Posted By Oakbr
For a two-hander, I'm a big fan of an Imbued Rare...

For a two-hander, I'm a big fan of an Imbued Rare Executioner's Axe.  Damage/stats are nice...not as nice as EBBC (until cobalt), but for a crafted weapon, it's got the coolest look in the game.
Forum: Warlock 12-15-2005, 01:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 65
Posted By Oakbr
<div></div>Standing next to the tank is pretty...

<div></div>Standing next to the tank is pretty much the worst possible place to be.  Not only do you risk catching barrage damage, but if you do pull aggro, the mob is already on you.   You want to...
Forum: Warlock 12-15-2005, 01:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 213
Posted By Oakbr
<div></div><i>Depend on duration of fight...

<div></div><i>Depend on duration of fight ....</i> Also depends very much on the target.   In Spirts of the Lost, for example, the Punisher mobs are poison resistant.  Not much we can do there but...
Forum: Warlock 12-15-2005, 01:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 50
Posted By Oakbr
<div></div><i>This said I dont mean that warlocks...

<div></div><i>This said I dont mean that warlocks or wizards should get beefed up, I would rather see those uber scouts who can go full throttle and not grab aggro cause of the deaggrospells they...
Forum: History and Lore 12-14-2005, 01:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 132
Posted By Oakbr
<BR> <BLOCKQUOTE> <HR> Cusashorn wrote:<BR>...

<BR> <BLOCKQUOTE> <HR> Cusashorn wrote:<BR> <DIV>No she was a gnome necromancer. The NPC's in EQlive correspond to the classes that that race can play as. Since  Halflings can't be evil, they can't...
Forum: History and Lore 12-13-2005, 01:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 132
Posted By Oakbr
<BR> <BLOCKQUOTE> <HR> Nainitsuj wrote:<BR>...

<BR> <BLOCKQUOTE> <HR> Nainitsuj wrote:<BR> <P>The gnome and Varsoon mentioned in an earlier post were linked.  The gnome was delivering the stone to Varsoon and you had a chance to stop them.  The...
Forum: Warlock 12-13-2005, 12:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 61
Posted By Oakbr
<DIV><EM>Actually, I've polymorphed conjurer pets...

<DIV><EM>Actually, I've polymorphed conjurer pets into frogs and rats just to make it easier to see what the hell is going on.  Those rock-things can really clutter up the screen.</EM></DIV>...
Forum: Paladin 12-13-2005, 04:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 63
Posted By Oakbr
Thing is, I'm working my [expletive haxx0red by...

Thing is, I'm working my [expletive haxx0red by Raijinn] off to hold aggro now, even with amends.  In a typical roost group, there's MT (me), Healer x2, DPS x3.  Highest level DPS gets Amends, unless...
Forum: Paladin 12-12-2005, 11:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 63
Posted By Oakbr
DOH. Nevermind then. But hmmmm....an ancient...

DOH. Nevermind then. But hmmmm....an ancient spell master 1, huh?  Oughta be able to get a pretty good trade from guildie for it, then.....
Forum: Paladin 12-12-2005, 10:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 63
Posted By Oakbr
Last night, I looted the Level 52 Berzerker group...

Last night, I looted the Level 52 Berzerker group taunt, Insolent Gibe (Master 1).  I don't remember the exact numbers, but the max hate on this spell is over 1300, plus it has an effect that has a...
Forum: Paladin 12-10-2005, 09:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 69
Posted By Oakbr
<P>Adept 3 Amends is currently 41%.  Really,...

<P>Adept 3 Amends is currently 41%.  Really, really hate the idea of them messing with it at all.</P> <P>Anyone on Test know how badly we got nerfed here?  </P>
Forum: Warlock 12-10-2005, 03:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 61
Posted By Oakbr
<div></div>I'm in a raiding guild now, and we're...

<div></div>I'm in a raiding guild now, and we're tank heavy, so my raiding toon is the Warlock.  I'm usually the lowest level (52) in the raid, and often the first to die (sigh) but I'm learning. ...
Forum: Paladin 12-09-2005, 10:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 122
Posted By Oakbr
I tanked Roost the other night, with a pickup...

I tanked Roost the other night, with a pickup group of 54 Pally MT (Me), 59 Warlock, 59 Necro, 58 Templar, 54 SK,  50 Warden.  Slapped Amends on the Warlock, and never lost aggro.  Only problems we...
Forum: Paladin 12-05-2005, 11:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 122
Posted By Oakbr
I've seen some rangers with aggro issues, but it...

I've seen some rangers with aggro issues, but it usually seems to happen when they drop a huge damage spell on incoming--maybe "stream of arrows"?  Something they have that does massive damage. ...
Forum: Paladin 12-05-2005, 11:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 61
Posted By Oakbr
<div> <div>1. What do you like about your...

<div> <div>1. What do you like about your class?</div> <div>     a.   We make great tanks for groups and some raids. </div> <div>     b.   We are versatile--if not tanking, we can MA, DPS, or spot...
Forum: Warlock 11-28-2005, 11:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 46
Posted By Oakbr
<i>Also it depends on the tanks some dont care or...

<i>Also it depends on the tanks some dont care or dont have the funds to upgrade their taunts and such so if a tank has adept 1 or worse taunts and you have alot of adept 3 or better spells that...
Forum: Warlock 11-28-2005, 11:26 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 203
Posted By Oakbr
From my perspective, Warlocks are a powerful...

From my perspective, Warlocks are a powerful class, but we are also a one-trick pony.  We make things dead.  Lots of things.  Very dead.  But that's really all we bring to the table.  Nilhism?  It's...
Forum: Warlock 11-28-2005, 11:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 64
Posted By Oakbr
Pretty much, yeah, that's what we do.  Even more...

Pretty much, yeah, that's what we do.  Even more fun when you get Devastation....hehehe.
Forum: Paladin 11-28-2005, 11:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 73
Posted By Oakbr
Remember to check the Fence!  There was one SoH...

Remember to check the Fence!  There was one SoH Adept 1 on the Qeynos market for something outrageous--like 2 plat, so I didn't buy it.  Kept looking for about a week, never did see another on the...
Forum: Paladin 11-28-2005, 06:08 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 295
Posted By Oakbr
<DIV> <P><EM>Fellow Paladins, I urge you to study...

<DIV> <P><EM>Fellow Paladins, I urge you to study the other fighter classes, look at the combat arts they get, and you will begin to understand why we are so flawed as a fighter class. We need to...
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