Opened 10 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

#655 closed bug (wontfix)

Priests are now horribly unfair. {Psuedo-ID}

Reported by: anonymous Owned by:
Milestone: 3.1.1 beta Keywords: id
Cc:

Description

Low level priests have no cheap pre-id methods.
Remove curse is useless at sorting the junk from the gems now that things can be [-x] without being cursed.
Without changing anything in the dungeon, the best way would be, IMO, to make remove curse into 'sanctify', making any [-x] (-y,-z) to zero, and removing any normal curse. if not ided, add {safe}. Cursed artifacts/egos could rebound with a medium-light punishment, eg. non-lethal damages to hp or mp, conf or stun.

Change History (6)

comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by anonymous

A lot of the early priest spells are redundant or soon worthless. Slow poison? remove fear? bless? all three are rendered pointless by an easy to acquire higher spell or a resistance.

comment:2 Changed 10 years ago by takkaria

  • Milestone changed from Triage to 3.1.0

comment:3 Changed 10 years ago by magnate

?? Given the reliance on bless by some of the game's most proficient players, I suspect they would disagree with you. And resist fear has never been easy to acquire (except for warriors at cl30). You are right about Slow Poison though.

comment:4 Changed 10 years ago by takkaria

  • Keywords if added

comment:5 Changed 10 years ago by takkaria

  • Keywords id added; if removed

comment:6 Changed 10 years ago by takkaria

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

priests now have the same pre-id methods as everyone else-- you wield something to bind out its bonuses, and if it's cursed, you just have to use remove curse. closing.

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