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You have 30 days to get your money back, no matter where you purchased. So open a ticket and do it if you aren't going to play a game just because there's some downtime.

i guess im just raging since i mainly play at night (only time i have) and its either unstable or doing maintenance.

am i wrong to expect a 99% up time on the biggest online gaming company?
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i guess im just raging since i mainly play at night (only time i have) and its either unstable or doing maintenance.
am i wrong to expect a 99% up time on the biggest online gaming company?
Unfortunately when its within the 1st few weeks of release and a scheduled patch day, yes. tongue.gif
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i guess im just raging since i mainly play at night (only time i have) and its either unstable or doing maintenance.
am i wrong to expect a 99% up time on the biggest online gaming company?

After over a decade's worth of hype and sales that far exceeded expectations, I would say so. However, my perspective on things are often considered too "logical" or "mature" for many members. Those members tend to prefer the South Park's "Rabble rabble rabble!" approach.
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rule of thumb for damage (until this changes)
DPS > whatever the classes natural stat is (unless its insane amount)
socket the highest grade ruby into a weapon and whatever your natural stat gem is into everything else but I recommend amethyst in helms for life

Until you weapons in the 1k + dps range, then other stats like + crit damage seem to add more.
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I would look into getting 2 decent weapons around 100 - 200 dps on each, and I usually like the +spirit per second mods on them and a socket for a ruby. Next get decent gear with Dex / vit, finally use +damage / ias / dex rings.
This should kick your damage up quick a bit more.
Half of surviving is being able to finish the enemy before they kill you, the other half is avoiding enough damage / healing enough. Things will change as you go further in hell and hit inferno (you will need to stack resistances etc.)
But for the time being spend 20-30k on 2 really good 1 handers (I always like the first weapons).

I read somewhere that DW only gives you a 15% attack speed bonus and averaged the two weapon damages. It doesn't seem like that good of a trade off, considering a shield can give a major armor boost with other stats.

I will try this, but I don't want to plunk down a huge sum of money, then having DW being very good.
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*snip*
Right now I am Level 42 I have just finished act 2 NM solo using this build and Its works quite well for me I have only died 1 time since using this build due to my own stupidity(caught by 2 arcane sentries spawned from elites)
Kite away.

That's a good strategy. Nightmare mode hasn't been too difficult solo, but it does take FOREVER to kill a mob of enemies.

Currently my strategy is to use Dashing Strike to get into the middle of a mob, then use Cyclone Strike to pull them around me, then spam Crippling Wave (with Mangle). If my health drops to around 50%, I use Breath of Heaven to boost it back up. Normally by then, I'm finished with the enemy anyways. Current passives are Transcendence, Exalted Soul, and Seize the Initiative.

Current skill set: http://us.battle.net/d3/en/calculator/monk#WUXdVf!YbX!aaZbaa
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i guess im just raging since i mainly play at night (only time i have) and its either unstable or doing maintenance.
am i wrong to expect a 99% up time on the biggest online gaming company?

given their success with launching starcraft 2 i was also expecting a smooth release of D3, but that didn't happen and it is kinda sad that this is still happening at this time. however, after working with companies who launch new products every time, i just learned to always expect the worst biggrin.gif that saved me from raging hard lol.
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Until you weapons in the 1k + dps range, then other stats like + crit damage seem to add more.

Yeah I don't even think rubies are viable in Hell-found weapons tbh. This is the same time dmg/ias rings lose their appeal over stat/ias rings tongue.gif
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After over a decade's worth of hype and sales that far exceeded expectations, I would say so. However, my perspective on things are often considered too "logical" or "mature" for many members. Those members tend to prefer the South Park's "Rabble rabble rabble!" approach.

agreed
but hey...just be patient guys, at least they are fixing it soon unlike other games *cough*BF3*cough*
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Yeah I don't even think rubies are viable in Hell-found weapons tbh. This is the same time dmg/ias rings lose their appeal over stat/ias rings tongue.gif

Survivability >>> Stats for damage and glass cannons. All that power is meaningless if you can't survive long enough to pull it off. If this was like D2 where you could spam spells, then I would agree with you. I find myself increasingly dropping int and damage stats for vit and resistances.
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