Thread: Tower vs. Kite
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Old 04-24-2005, 07:17 PM   #37

Join Date: Nov 2004
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The fundamental point everyone is missing is that the Shield Factor of Tower Shields is still higher than Kite Shields.  Thus, even if the base block rate is the same between the two, Tower Shields will still be better.  The differences in the classes are on the order of ~1%, not much. Actually, right now, the Block Rate % = Shield Factor / Level.  Im not sure where the base rate cues in. Furthermore, every tank is supposed to be able to handle the job as main tank, not just guardians.  Im sorry, this isnt EQ1. W
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