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Old October 21, 2015, 20:06   #12
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Originally Posted by ShadowTechnology View Post
Learning my first two forms was quick and easy. The 3rd one took a while. I've been working on a 4th form, unsuccessfully, for some time. Am I correct in assuming it's getting harder? Is the difficulty due to my trying to learn the forms of higher level monsters, or is it because the probability of success decreases as you approach the limit of 5 learned forms? If so, is there a way to "unlearn" a form in order to make it easier to learn a new one?
Looking at the code, you always have a 1 in 20 shot to learn a new form. So, not sure there's anything you can do short of cloning and killing the same monster over and over again to get specific forms that you want.

Also, just to be clear, you need to be mimicking a thing when you land the killing blow on it to even get a chance.
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