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Forum: Idle chatter December 14, 2017, 17:02
Replies: 3
Views: 739
Posted By taptap
A game I really want to play as soon as I have...

A game I really want to play as soon as I have time... so maybe next year?
Forum: AAR December 13, 2017, 16:09
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By taptap
What is your opinion on lore master for singers?...

What is your opinion on lore master for singers? Does it overall gain xp? 60k is pretty high for a pacifist.

If you are not taking lore master, I would prefer Doriath for singers. You start just a...
Forum: Sil November 24, 2017, 15:29
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By taptap
When I have spare Mithril I make more than a...

When I have spare Mithril I make more than a single lamp. I don't believe you have problems with light at the moment, but you get additional light by using a floor lamp (drop a bonus lamp in backpack...
Forum: Sil November 21, 2017, 15:53
Replies: 7
Views: 752
Posted By taptap
Combat skills and other skills scale differently....

Combat skills and other skills scale differently. Combat rolls are 1d20 (20 sided die), other skill rolls 1d10. Remembering this makes it more intuitive to "run ahead" with investment combat skills. ...
Forum: Sil November 12, 2017, 16:51
Replies: 16
Views: 1,790
Posted By taptap
It might be a good learning experience to pick a...

It might be a good learning experience to pick a Doriath, plenty of song, a little stealth, a disguise and nothing else. Upgrade to Song of Lorien on second floor. Now move about increase stealth and...
Forum: Sil August 9, 2017, 22:32
Replies: 11
Views: 1,841
Posted By taptap
A staff of freedom can make this task much...

A staff of freedom can make this task much easier, a lot more rubble and pit clearing in a single turn. What happened to you is the reason I panic in the throne room and just grab a Sil and go once...
Forum: Sil August 9, 2017, 09:36
Replies: 24
Views: 3,047
Posted By taptap
1) Remove momentum. 2) Remove damage rings....

1) Remove momentum.
2) Remove damage rings. (Usually better than somewhat similar strength rings.)
3) Add a no regeneration mode. (For stealthy chars to play around in.)

There are two things...
Forum: Sil August 8, 2017, 23:07
Replies: 24
Views: 3,047
Posted By taptap
Remove momentum. Restore the glory of great axes...

Remove momentum. Restore the glory of great axes and greatswords! I don't understand why people want to streamline everything else out of existence (moving Sil ever more to a single "best practice"...
Forum: Sil August 8, 2017, 16:20
Replies: 11
Views: 1,342
Posted By taptap
fwiw, i never had archers sing song of slaying in...

fwiw, i never had archers sing song of slaying in the throne room. it can work well, but it isn't required. and with piercing arrows available, i believe it should be possible to do without song of...
Forum: Sil April 17, 2017, 20:33
Replies: 7
Views: 987
Posted By taptap
Some versions ago rapid attack with a 0.9 lb...

Some versions ago rapid attack with a 0.9 lb shortsword was a thing. I was trying to get a 0 str melee winner back then w/ subtlety and rapid attack... for later upgrade to a sharp 0.9 lb shortsword,...
Forum: Sil April 12, 2017, 23:57
Replies: 55
Views: 9,620
Posted By taptap
Should you really make a game more complicated...

Should you really make a game more complicated for the sake of having a better reading in a statistic?
Forum: Sil March 15, 2017, 10:30
Replies: 26
Views: 3,098
Posted By taptap
Since this is likely a popular request: The...

Since this is likely a popular request: The ascent is only boring when you 1) routinely kill Morgoth so lack the tension of Morgoth on your heels 2) done it many times already (+ 3) don't die on the...
Forum: Sil March 14, 2017, 21:48
Replies: 26
Views: 3,098
Posted By taptap
Wobbly will love you for the earthquake changes....

Wobbly will love you for the earthquake changes. He probably would have earthquake wins already, if it were possible in the versions he played.



It is pretty hard. Harder w/ every new version....
Forum: Sil March 2, 2017, 15:16
Replies: 18
Views: 2,119
Posted By taptap
can you knock the crown off with blasting? i...

can you knock the crown off with blasting? i didn't know that. if yes, this is cool.

a not strictly non-stealth way, but you can put morgoth to sleep via will (and staff of slumber) as well and...
Forum: Sil January 29, 2017, 18:37
Replies: 13
Views: 4,150
Posted By taptap
Currently playing a char that throws more than...

Currently playing a char that throws more than usually (i.e. a dwarf).

One thing I experimented with is making 2lb spears for throwing. Easy, relatively cheap and as good as finesse. Similarly...
Forum: Sil January 23, 2017, 11:16
Replies: 10
Views: 1,602
Posted By taptap
If it is how it looks, no. But try staff of foes...

If it is how it looks, no. But try staff of foes and look closely whether there is a hidden door anywhere.
Forum: Sil January 21, 2017, 18:55
Replies: 17
Views: 2,320
Posted By taptap
Almost killed Morgoth with a Hador hammerman...

Almost killed Morgoth with a Hador hammerman (4221 competition one) once. Very fun. Hammers are one of the niche weapons that did profit from momentum though, without momentum 4d8 or 4d9 w/o...
Forum: Sil December 16, 2016, 01:23
Replies: 10
Views: 1,947
Posted By taptap
Not sure I can give advice to ppl uploading an...

Not sure I can give advice to ppl uploading an Edain win as their first win :p

If you don't like stealth, fear + light is an alternative to not get swamped as archer.
Forum: Sil December 14, 2016, 21:50
Replies: 55
Views: 9,620
Posted By taptap
mpa-sil has changed dependencies afaik.

mpa-sil has changed dependencies afaik.
Forum: Sil December 13, 2016, 20:29
Replies: 55
Views: 9,620
Posted By taptap
Serpent-bane, troll-bane, wolf-bane, all yours I...

Serpent-bane, troll-bane, wolf-bane, all yours I reckon. I really like channeling too, but only one win in the statistics.

Doubt artefact effects are listed in the statistic. It might be mpa...
Forum: Sil December 10, 2016, 13:48
Replies: 4
Views: 1,151
Posted By taptap
Good, good. Don't shy away from the ladder. ...

Good, good. Don't shy away from the ladder.

...

Dying with unused tools is always sad. (Horn of terror, liquor)

Not taking disguise while investing in stealth is wasteful, imo.

If you...
Forum: Sil December 5, 2016, 11:40
Replies: 7
Views: 1,661
Posted By taptap
Not really. Not anything public. The combat...

Not really. Not anything public.

The combat system is explained in detail in the manual. Most weapons are not simply good against everything, but good against specific opponents and work...
Forum: Sil December 5, 2016, 09:53
Replies: 4
Views: 1,118
Posted By taptap
They are present since 1.0.

They are present since 1.0.
Forum: Sil November 8, 2016, 15:17
Replies: 16
Views: 1,942
Posted By taptap
1. Longsword initially, later switch to...

1. Longsword initially, later switch to shortsword when going specialist with subtlety (and/or assassination) or use a heavier 3d weapon.

2. Don't stand in the middle of the hall. Watch how orcs...
Forum: Sil October 25, 2016, 09:37
Replies: 101
Views: 26,230
Posted By taptap
But you do not need point blank at all. A lot of...

But you do not need point blank at all. A lot of players play archers without either ability. You can e.g. take crippling shot to get more shots on approaching enemies just fine. Or sprinting /...
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