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  1. Skilliard added a post in a topic I Created A Free Windows App That Helps You Enchant Gear/Failstack Efficiently- More Features Coming Soon!   

    Considering working on a new update within the coming months, Any suggestions?
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  2. Skilliard added a post in a topic I Created A Free Windows App That Helps You Enchant Gear/Failstack Efficiently- More Features Coming Soon!   

    What exactly is a discord app and what would it do? I've considered porting this app to android but I wanna wait until this semester is over
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  3. Skilliard added a post in a topic [NODE WARS] HYPPPE watch this kr wrect   

    Definitely played a lot and grinded a lot seeing as he's level 61
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  4. Skilliard added a post in a topic Black Desert Tools(Failstack Calculator) Has A Webapp Now! Also, Important Notice to Windows Store App Users   

    A lot of people voiced concerns about how it's stupid to use DUO armor to failstack past a certain amount, say 40 or 50. It's hard to mathetmatically determine when it's best to use TRI or TET armor, because there are factors that are hard to quantify.
    I could add in a "hackish" recommendation to use TRI 20 FS after the DUO switch threshold, TET 20 after the TRI threshhold, etc, but it wouldn't be determined by math...
     
    Any professional actuaries wanna help me out? Lmao
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  5. Skilliard added a post in a topic Black Desert Tools(Failstack Calculator) Has A Webapp Now! Also, Important Notice to Windows Store App Users   

    AFAIk there isn't a difference in chance for enchanting green/blue armor vs good ol reblath.
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  6. Skilliard added a post in a topic I Created A Free Windows App That Helps You Enchant Gear/Failstack Efficiently- More Features Coming Soon!   


    I made a web version that you don't need any sort of account or download to access!
     
    Weapons: http://deliddedtech.com/black-desert-failstack-calculator/
    Accessories: http://deliddedtech.com/black-desert-accessory-failstack-calculator/
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  7. Skilliard added a post in a topic Black Desert Tools(Failstack Calculator) Has A Webapp Now! Also, Important Notice to Windows Store App Users   

    Forgot to mention that I'm open to suggestions and will strongly consider them!
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  8. Skilliard added a post in a topic Bug with latest patch? CoherentUI_Host.exe using extra 25% CPU now!   

    I have the same problem, ending the process seems to fix it, but then it just comes back later.
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  9. Skilliard added a topic in General   

    Black Desert Tools(Failstack Calculator) Has A Webapp Now! Also, Important Notice to Windows Store App Users
    Weapon Failstack Calculator
    Accessory Failstack Calculator
    After significant feedback from the community requesting that I port the app to something more accessible to the community, I spent all of last night porting it to a webapp version via Javascript.
    I realized how many people either dislike the Windows Store, don't use windows 10, or just don't want to download anything, so I figured I could do better.
    While porting the app, I actually noticed a pretty bad typo in my code that caused recommended failstacks to be much lower than they should. This affected the current windows store build as of 12/29.
    I immediately dropped what I was doing to fix the bug within the app, and submitted a fix to Microsoft. The fix should come out later today or tomorrow, and everyone's app will automatically update(unless you disabled it in your windows store settings). Once the app updates to 1.2.14 the math will be correct.
    For the next day or so, I recommend using the webapp version linked at the top, it uses the up-to-date math that is accurate.
    I sincerely apologize if the initial numbers caused anyone trouble. I can assure that they're much more accurate now. To assure everyone the math works now, I've done the following:
    Uploaded a video explaining the code here
    Created the webapp version via javascript, which uses the same exact math and creates the same results(as the new build), which users can see via the inspect element(f12 in chrome, scroll down below the html).
    Hopefully this encourages a lot more discussion, and perhaps other smart people that are good at math and coding can provide suggestions to further improve accuracy.
    I want to thank everyone for all constructive feedback, advice, and assistance you've all provided. As a new developer this is a huge learning experience and I enjoy doing my best to make something useful. You guys are an awesome community.
    To new users, basically the two links provided above help you calculate the ideal amount of failstacks to use when enchanting accessories or weapons, and how to go about failstacking
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  10. Skilliard added a post in a topic I Created A Free Windows App That Helps You Enchant Gear/Failstack Efficiently- More Features Coming Soon!   

    The new update is out!  Also plan to submit another update with polishes/interface improvements either tonight or tomorrow.
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  11. Skilliard added a post in a topic I Created A Free Windows App That Helps You Enchant Gear/Failstack Efficiently- More Features Coming Soon!   

    Hello all. It's been a while since I'm updated it because I was busy with college. Since I'm on break now, I've made solid progress on a HUGE update. You can expect the following in the next update:
    - Calculator now accounts for the ability to failstack off of DUO armor
    - Ability to determine optimal failstacks for enhancing weapons PRI through PEN.
    - Ability to determine, based on market prices, when it is most optimal to failstack off of accessories, +14 armor, and DUO armor. Tells you when to switch to each method based on current failstacks.
    I don't have an exact ETA yet, but I hope to have it out by the end of January. 
    edit: All of the difficult work on the new update is done. What remains is polishing, bug fixes, testing, etc. I hope to have the update submitted to Microsoft before the end of the year(in 4 days, lul).I'm not sure if there will be delays with them approving it due to the holidays.
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  12. Skilliard added a post in a topic I Created A Free Windows App That Helps You Enchant Gear/Failstack Efficiently- More Features Coming Soon!   

    Hello all. It's been a while since I'm updated it because I was busy with college. Since I'm on break now, I've made solid progress on a HUGE update. You can expect the following in the next update:
    - Calculator now accounts for the ability to failstack off of DUO armor
    - Ability to determine optimal failstacks for enhancing weapons PRI through PEN.
    - Ability to determine, based on market prices, when it is most optimal to failstack off of accessories, +14 armor, and DUO armor. Tells you when to switch to each method based on current failstacks.
    I don't have an exact ETA yet, but I hope to have it out by the end of January. 
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  13. Skilliard added a post in a topic I Created A Free Windows App That Helps You Enchant Gear/Failstack Efficiently- More Features Coming Soon!   

    Work has begun on a new feature that helps you decide how many failstacks to use on PRI-PEN Weapons/Armor, also possibly the most effective way to build failstacks to said amount.
    Current status is that I've laid out an outline as to how the algorithm will tackle it, and laid out what variables are necessary. Hoping to get the majority of work done before I start another semester of college later this month.

    Goal for tomorrow is to get the UI functional(for that feature) and implement it with the code I have partially written.
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  14. Skilliard added a post in a topic [Updated] In-Game accessibility to Pearl Shop Items   

    Jouska, let me emphasize that the people complaining are the vocal minority. I personally like the change as someone that wants to be able to earn cash shop stuff in game.
    With that said, I think a good compromise would be reducing the amount of cash shop items that can be sold per week from 5 to 3.
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