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by Drax
Thu Apr 19, 2012 9:15 pm
Forum: Gameplay Hints
Topic: Ultimate party make up?
Replies: 37
Views: 44143

Re: Ultimate party make up?

hda wrote:

By the way, I raise earth casting, and fire as well. But all the people in here recomend ice, is it the best? ( I have 0 on ice)

Most people go Ice because the freeze makes it easy to backstab (and avoid damage). Air is quite effective due to nothing resisting lighting.
by Drax
Thu Apr 19, 2012 9:05 pm
Forum: Gameplay Hints
Topic: Ultimate party make up?
Replies: 37
Views: 44143

Re: Ultimate party make up?

If you want to discuss it, perhaps PMs?
by Drax
Thu Apr 19, 2012 9:02 pm
Forum: Grimrock 1 Discussion
Topic: An all-level-connecting Stairway
Replies: 36
Views: 13496

Re: An all-level-connecting Stairway

affa wrote:Could make it a high level spellcraft spell -- teleports you to the crystal in the level of your choice.
Current 3x3 rune system makes that possible if you don't mind memorising them all.
by Drax
Thu Apr 19, 2012 8:56 pm
Forum: Gameplay Hints
Topic: Do i have to keep Toorum's notes?
Replies: 12
Views: 13658

Re: Do i have to keep Toruum's notes?

After picking them up, it is not necessary to keep them.
by Drax
Thu Apr 19, 2012 8:55 pm
Forum: Grimrock 1 Discussion
Topic: Broken compass, seems fine to me?
Replies: 76
Views: 34213

Re: Broken compass, seems fine to me?

Most compasses are cardinal, in that they highlight the four cardinal points. Not all compasses point towards magnetic north, however.
by Drax
Thu Apr 19, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: Gameplay Hints
Topic: Scared to beat the game.
Replies: 3
Views: 3397

Re: Scared to beat the game.

The number of levels isn't related to the end of the game exactly because of the up and down nature.

Not sure what you're asking, but the number of levels in the game is (and I'm telling you here, be warned):
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13
by Drax
Thu Apr 19, 2012 6:47 pm
Forum: Grimrock 1 Discussion
Topic: "Backwards-compatible" Vitality
Replies: 140
Views: 76545

Re: "Backwards-compatible" Vitality

I presume by fixed he means 'vitality contributes to health while wearing but not to health gained on levelling'
by Drax
Thu Apr 19, 2012 6:23 pm
Forum: Gameplay Hints
Topic: Floor 9 - After Outer Sanctum
Replies: 2
Views: 3190

Re: Floor 9 - After Outer Sanctum

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Is that a pressure plate I spy on the other side of the metal grate?
by Drax
Thu Apr 19, 2012 6:16 pm
Forum: Grimrock 1 Discussion
Topic: Things the devs didn't think through
Replies: 110
Views: 59048

Re: Things the devs didn't think through

I'm saying it as an aspect of game design. When you force your users to go out of the game for details, your detracting from your own game. They're spending time on a website, not playing. It's the reason a lot of games offer beginner and advanced tooltips and helps. Users of different calibres can ...
by Drax
Thu Apr 19, 2012 5:50 pm
Forum: Grimrock 1 Discussion
Topic: Things the devs didn't think through
Replies: 110
Views: 59048

Re: Things the devs didn't think through

Having to view a guide to clarify details of stats isn't good. Well there is a lot of detail in game, anything that isn't you don't really need to know. I do understand that many of us do like extra detail though. :) Daniel. I don't think the effect of your stats on character progression is 'extra ...