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Old August 5, 2009, 21:28   #8
Marble Dice
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Originally Posted by will_asher View Post
I also seems kinda funny to me to tell him to stay away from king cobras when he just mentioned getting killed by dreads.
I think he was just responding to my advice to hunt them in the very early game, which isn't too hard if you're playing a mage, as cobras move somewhat erratically at normal speed. They've only got ~44 hp, so you should be able to magic missile them to death as early as level 4, and will gain a full level from it if you find one that early.

To a mage, King Cobras aren't especially more deadly than any other melee-only enemy, which is to say they're no problem if you don't get close, and almost certain death if you do.
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