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31  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls on: December 30, 2012, 03:00:08 AM
i'd like to see iron lumberjacks vrs. pursuers. my bet one lumberjack falls the other cleans up.

I'd love to see that as well. Those we halarious videos.

Status Update, I've done the Dukes Archives and Painted World of Ariamis. I'm going to do the DLC extra content next then Sif the great wolf, the catacombs, and finally the Demon Ruins.

WISH ME luck vs Artorias, from what I've seen online, hes a real pain in the butt to face. Can't wait to get pursuers for myself.

I'm doing it people, slowly but surely. I'm level 69 right now and I shall stop at lvl 70. The rest of my experience will go into upgrading my flame. I might just use fire spells on the final boss.

My final stats will be:
lvl 70
Vit 22 (1018 with Ring of Favor and Protection)
End 30
STR 12
Dex 14
RES 8
INT 36
Faith 8

I use the Ring of Favor and Protection which allows me to wear:

Black Sorcerers hat (mostly for its super light weight, it also looks stylish!)
Eastern Armor (Looks awesome with good protection)
Black Iron Gauntlets
Black Iron Leggings

Thats 56 poise WITHOUT the wolf ring. LOL

My melee defense is over 210 and man does that make a difference. This game really is all about the equipment.

Funny, I didn't intend for this but I've basicly made a semi-tank Sorcerer. lol

Oh, and my 3 fully upgraded weapons are:

Lighting +5 Bandits Knife
Enchanted +5 Blader Side Sword
and the all mighty Quelaag's Furysword - truly the best boss weapon you can build.

And with that I have all 3 elements covered and access to bleeding.
32  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls on: December 27, 2012, 03:08:00 PM
Edit: Acutally, first I'm going to kill Sif, the great wolf. Easy fight at this point.

I'd advise against doing that until you've been through the new areas added in the PC version/DLC. There's an extra scene you'll miss if you kill him before doing that.

Oh yeah, almost forgot about that. Thanks. Then its black Hydra hunting time.
33  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls on: December 27, 2012, 06:14:09 AM
I'm finally gotten through Ando Lando. Sigh, that caused me more trouble than it really should have. my sense of timing sucks. Ornstein and Smough were more of a pain in the butt than they should have been. Still, glad I have sorcery. I would not want to try to melee these bosses but I hear it is possible to stun lock them with enough hits. Still, even with a melee focused build I'd probably cheat and use Pyromancy vs these guys.

Anyway, FINALLY, on to the Dukes' Archives where I shall get my Large Magic Ember. Of course, I did what any self respecting mage does and built quelaag's furysword to deal with the magic resistant enemies in the archive.

Edit: Acutally, first I'm going to kill Sif, the great wolf. Easy fight at this point.


Why DOES EVERY NPC in this game have a troll laugh...Its like they are all mocking me. This game! O.o

Edit 2: I need to do the Ash Lake hydra battle too. Hopefully as easy as the first Hydra which really just needs a +10ish weapon to kill fast.

Also forgot to mention that I obliterated the Bridge Dragon with a Lighting Bandit's Knife +5. I feel badass. lol
34  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, The Last 13 Days on: December 24, 2012, 12:49:37 AM
Dat pic makes lighting have a derp face. How Dare YOU! Shame. :P
35  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls on: December 24, 2012, 12:22:03 AM
Faith based sorcerer does sound awesome but you'd have to wait all the way till Anor Londo before you could get the Tin Darkmoon Catalyst. Shame. But it does provide the biggest Magic Adjustment making CMW god like. And 31 int is enough to use Crystal Soul Mass, Don't need much else.

Would be a perfect fit with a Greatsword of Artorias build. Make use of all those distrubted stats, might be perfect for a Deprived class. Your not the best at anything but you can do everything. lol


I really don't care for much of anything among the Miracles spells. Seems much more useful for PvP. I do complement my Sorcery with Pyro for power within and use vs fire enemies.
36  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, The Last 13 Days on: December 23, 2012, 07:29:46 PM
That npc has an amazingly derp face. The derp is strong within that one.

I'm excited about this game. I love lighting so a game all about her in a race against time = win for me.
37  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls on: December 23, 2012, 07:26:31 PM
What Class did everyone Play?

I've finally decided to stick with my Sorcerers. Right now with Havels Ring I can where the Gargoyle Helm + Elite Knight leggings + Dingy Robe + Shadow Gauntlets and I've got good resistance + with wolf ring good pose of 60. 60 poise is good for most enemies, vs bosses with large weapons its still better just to roll away then block.

I use a Magic Blader Side Sword (pure love) and Bandits Knife +10 (will likely +15 because small fast weapons make the most use CMW buff).

Might make the Fury Sword eventually so I can have a fire weapon.

My stats at lvl 50 will be (Still only lvl 43)

Vit 8
End 30
Str 10
Dex 14
Int 31
faith 8

I will then end the game at lvl 70 with 27 vit for 1001 hp. I'll also build my pyromancy so I can also deal fire damage. Dark Souls is much easier when you have access to spells right from the start. Just like Demon Souls, Soul arrow is a life saver early game.

I only use the fast cast soul arrow spells. No need for anything heavier. Can't wait to get Crystal Homing missile so I can own some bosses.

I'll probably just use a lighting spear for a lighting weapon and downgrade that Occult club for a divine one so I can tackle the catacombs.
38  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Final Fantasy VI on: December 23, 2012, 07:14:35 PM
I love FF6, all the characters were awesome. In fact, I love FF6 so much that I don't get the obession with 7. I was underwhelmed by 7, mostly because I loved FF6 characters so much more.
39  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls 2 on: December 23, 2012, 07:10:28 PM
Thanks Yggdrasil  for posting all this info. Much Sunbro love. ;)
40  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls 2 on: December 22, 2012, 02:14:23 PM
A video game Director has the same role as a movie Director. They make the final decisions on script, voice acting/dialog, artwork, levels, gameplay modes, everything.
41  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Final Fantasy VI on: December 22, 2012, 05:00:15 AM
Get all the characters with the best magic/equipment u can get and you'll be fine. the optional extra weapons and stuff is not necessary and possibly op.
42  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls 2 on: December 20, 2012, 09:09:21 PM
Thats SO painful to watch. Why do the worst players post lets plays on youtube. All he had to do was learn to parry and those black knights are a joke even in tight corridors.
43  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls 2 on: December 20, 2012, 05:55:41 AM
Go youtube search FOO.

What does the Foo Fighters has to do Dark Souls? :P

I think you forgot a word. Tease FAIL! :P
44  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls on: December 19, 2012, 11:35:14 PM
Actually, the claymore has the same 2 hit combo with its thrust attack as the long sword. The bastard sword does not.

 Ah well, I keep redoing the start with each class. lol. I can speed run the first bell. Never had as much trouble as others. My Sorceress is the easiest at the start. 60 soul arrows right from the start of the game is hilarious. Equip a Rapier and you have the Royalty Class from Demon Souls. And we all loved the Royalty Class, right? Who said Demon Souls was hard. lol

If you get the sealer set from blight town using the short cut through New Londo, you get a catalyst with 145 AR. Not bad for the start, enough to one shot the early enemies and 2 - 3 shot balder knights. Even more easy mode. Blight town is where it gets hard but nowadays I prefer just using the shortcut to get through blighttown fast. I only go through the depths entrance to quickly get the ninja armor and then I use a homeward bone to get back to firelink shrine.

Blighttown is the worst area in both games. UGH.

Note, I'm posting in the game because I play the PC version and haven't had much time to play a lot of it till recently. I did have a little time in September though never actually beat the game. However, I have seen lets plays including the 1 hour speed run...inhuman....lol Now I'm playing around with every class to find my favorite and trying to beat it myself.

Take you wikispaces for throughly spoiling me. Don't feel bad about using it because I'm OCD about getting everything in these types of games.
45  Media / Single-Player RPGs / Re: Dark Souls 2 on: December 19, 2012, 11:30:30 PM
I believe I've already watched that lore video. Go youtube search FOO. lol
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