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Old 05-23-06, 03:56 PM   #16
jeffmd
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Default Re: Best MMORPG/RPG For PvP?

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Originally Posted by vampireuk
One spell doesn't kill a warrior.
I thought you were speaking in the "real world" sense. Cause in a magical world, just as a warrior lets his armor do the tanking and his skills do the damage, a caster would use his magic to become his armor. That said, only GWs actually has some builds for casters where they can reduce damage done to them on a grand scale. In games like EQ and WoW, defensive caster buffs give a few more hp, but dosnt impact their armor rating and reduce damage, and as you said weapons just rip right through them.

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Originally Posted by vampireuk
The "problem" of a caster getting killed by a warrior is hardly a problem. The idea is you try to use your skills to keep the warrior at a distance and wear him down. If you get into melee you are going to lose badly.
Saddly both WoW and GW have the stupid logic that all melee should get a sprint type ability as well as "snares", both wich are generaly unremoveable by spells/damage because they are non-magic, and at the same time the caster dosnt have sprint (or its unusable after snare) and HIS method of snare is broken by some type of damage.
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