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AlnilamE

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  1. AlnilamE added a post in a topic A thanks to the Devs   

    Wait what???
    Awesome!
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  2. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Thinking about returning to game   

    We'll see about that when it comes out. Not like everyone wasn't going to roll a warden anyway.
    Look what happened here when DK came out in March.
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  3. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Máx inventory slots nerfed :(   

    If relogging doesn't fix it, I highly recommend a support ticket.
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  4. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Keep lifeskilling on main or make alts?   

    Now that the only life skills that use energy are gathering and farming (and fishing if you want to), it's perfectly feasible to do it all on one character.
    So it's up to you.
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  5. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Safe zone changes in Velia Fishing Hot Spot   

    Oh, I don't fish in Velia. I like variety in my sea food!
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  6. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Safe zone changes in Velia Fishing Hot Spot   

    I have found that the border of safe zones is not clear.  If you go out until you are just outside, you have to take several steps to go back in.
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  7. AlnilamE added a post in a topic What now   

    This may be helpful:
    http://www.blackdesertfoundry.com/upgrading-gearfailstacking-guide/
     
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  8. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Karma greifing   

    I wasn't level 45 yet before they made the change, so I missed on this "more polite" period you reminisce about. 
    But since I reached PvP level on any of my toons, the only times I've been attacked and/or killed, the person who attacked me didn't say anything, and some times I wasn't even aware that they were there (or I was just running by on my way to hand in a quest).  The times I've encountered people while grinding that have talked to me, we were able to sort things out amicably to our mutual satisfaction.
     
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  9. AlnilamE added a post in a topic A simple way to make Rough stone, Weeds & Logs a little more plentiful   

    "A simple way to make Rough stone, Weeds & Logs a little more plentiful" <-- Go out and gather them?
    That's how I fix my material shortages.
    There are no stack limits in this game, so no reason to sell certain items to make room in storage if they are things you are going to need later.
     
     
     
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  10. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Is it possible to only buy gear?   

    I guess I need to start saving money then! I'd love a TET Dande. :-)
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  11. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Does the riding attire bonus apply when you have a wagon?   

    It applies to a wagon as well.
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  12. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Is it possible to only buy gear?   

    Another thing to keep in mind is that if you have a grinding partner and you set up loot to send any green and above items to Special Deals, that saves you a lot of inventory and you only have to worry about trade-in/junk items and "General Trade" items. Most of my characters have between 60-90 inventory slots, and only my fisher has more than 150.
    Weight is more important for grinding and you can get the Loyalty weight increases and train strength (and as someone recommended, the storage maid)
    I've been slacking on the buying front (well, more like getting side-tracked), but I have my ranger set up with TRI gear and working on my Tamer now, as I try to get the Ranger to 57.
    I'm always going to be behind the gear curve with 7 characters to clothe and feed, but that doesn't bother me. TRI is what you need for Valencia and I've not even scratched that zone really (or really done any questing in Mediah other than getting all my characters to 56).
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  13. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Is it possible to only buy gear?   

    Oh yeah! I forgot about that.
    Should be a nice chunk. Also, some compensations for delayed maintenance and what not.
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  14. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Is it possible to only buy gear?   

    Well, if you take your time to get situated, you will find that money accumulates reasonably fast if you are not blowing it up on enchants.  You can probably wrap up things in Calpheon, see what you can do with your contribution points (getting workers at nodes with rare drops is a good way to make passive income), get some more knowledge and go from there.
    Ranger weapons are pretty easily obtainable from the MP.  Grunil armor is sought after by all classes, so it may be a bit harder. You may want to use Heve as a stepping stone if you find you need something slightly better than what you have at the moment. 
    Once you get to Mediah, you'll probably do Manes, Helms, Elrics and Sausans and you'll be 56 and ready for your awakening.
    (When you hit 55, there is a quest at Sarma Outpost called "Combat Promotion" that will send you to kill many things and then give you a chunk of XP as a reward. Look for the three otters at the top of the tower once you are 55).
    With a bit of patience, you can gear up pretty well while having fun doing whatever aspect of the game you enjoy.
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  15. AlnilamE added a post in a topic Is it possible to only buy gear?   

    Well, if you are on NA and you have 462 million, you can start by buying a Kzarka Longbow (if you are sticking with your ranger).  There are 10 on the MP at the moment.
    I'm not sure what your gear is right now, but if you are going for Grunil armor, that may take a pre-order, or at least keeping an eye on the MP and trying to get it every time you get a notification.
    If you have at least 100 DP, I would definitely start with getting a better weapon and sub-weapon, then move to armor.  TRI seems to be a good compromise where it gives you enough defense to get through even Valencia (with the possible exception of the dungeons) and it's still affordable enough.
    If you are sticking with your ranger, you can get a TRI or even TET awakening weapon from the MP fairly easily.
     
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