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Ya a lot of people took advantage of the exploits before the nerfs to deck out their characters this wouldnt be a big issue if there was ladder
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Originally Posted by Ploppytheman View Post

Dont buy Diablo 3 its a piece of crap that will leave you mad. Even if you are in the upper echelon of gaming skill the haves and have nots have already been established. The gold rush is over. There are the elites like me with $200+ on RMAH made and several million in gold with the top gear worth a few hundred million, and then there are the new people who will never be able to afford good gear without an INSANE grind. Unless you only plan on playing it super casually and beating hell mode then quitting. It is seriously a BAD BAD game.
Its actually bad for a casual game too tbh... the combat is worse than wow and the story is trash too. Its def fun to level with friends, but its not Diablo 3 its some trash game that wants you to use RMAH.

I think, at this point, the entire villiage is well aware of how you feel...Can we move beyond that now?

With the changes made to drops this afternoon, I'm actually making money in Act 2 of Inferno...Not all that bad now.
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Except if you dont do that you get behind, rares/hour are the only metric that matters. Then everyone who has money and gear has money and gear and you have nothing. They can farm faster and better areas and get better drops so they get even more gold after the exploits and farming tricks/good places get nerfed. Since gold skyrockets with all the bots/farmers it is impossible to compete or buy your own gear without a much larger investment. I did not do any exploits but I did gold farm pots while watching TV to get some gear. I was actually making 950k/hr farming pots in crypts, yes my runs were down to 1:45 with 330% GF. So since everyone else did that and became super wealthy all the good gear is going to be super expensive since so many people have so much gold and almost no expenses. And since their sick good items only increase in value because of the increased demand (everything I bought I made 300k-3m or more or sold my old weapons for profit) A geared character also dies a lot less in inferno so repair costs effect them less. Its kind of the problem the US is having, the 1% has all the money and no one else can compete lol...
The only way to catch up and outskill people is using the AH to make insane amounts of gold. But most people cant do this and making mistakes costs 1.5days of auction time. I pretty much know the market and what sells and even with severe undercutting a lot of items dont sell (player population is a problem lol).
This game is work. Its not gaming skill. Its a tedious grind with no point and no way to catch up unless you are an economics/business major or have a knack for markets. And a lot of people bot the AH now too buying items with certain stats at certain values so even that is annoying.

And the price of gold didn't skyrocket...It's 2.50$ on the "black market atm" and everyone else is lowering to meet that...Which is why the AH/RMAH are starting to drop substantially.

Economics 101, it's time you take the class.

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Except if you dont do that you get behind, rares/hour are the only metric that matters. Then everyone who has money and gear has money and gear and you have nothing. They can farm faster and better areas and get better drops so they get even more gold after the exploits and farming tricks/good places get nerfed. Since gold skyrockets with all the bots/farmers it is impossible to compete or buy your own gear without a much larger investment. I did not do any exploits but I did gold farm pots while watching TV to get some gear. I was actually making 950k/hr farming pots in crypts, yes my runs were down to 1:45 with 330% GF. So since everyone else did that and became super wealthy all the good gear is going to be super expensive since so many people have so much gold and almost no expenses. And since their sick good items only increase in value because of the increased demand (everything I bought I made 300k-3m or more or sold my old weapons for profit) A geared character also dies a lot less in inferno so repair costs effect them less. Its kind of the problem the US is having, the 1% has all the money and no one else can compete lol...
The only way to catch up and outskill people is using the AH to make insane amounts of gold. But most people cant do this and making mistakes costs 1.5days of auction time. I pretty much know the market and what sells and even with severe undercutting a lot of items dont sell (player population is a problem lol).
This game is work. Its not gaming skill. Its a tedious grind with no point and no way to catch up unless you are an economics/business major or have a knack for markets. And a lot of people bot the AH now too buying items with certain stats at certain values so even that is annoying.



Rich get richer. Poor get screwed. thumb.gif
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error 37...we meet again... bruce.gif
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That legendary patch can't come soon enough...
This is just ridiculous to have drop in Act 2 inferno..
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And this is all i've been biatching all along


1) The gear drop system has been a ~3-5 levels lag behind your current progress AT ALL TIMES throughout the game. This makes the game not fun because you are never excited about your drops until you hit inferno (and still you need luck, otherwise you are just gonna get 55-59lv items anyway).

This problem can be solved by killing the AH. If theres no AH, you have no idea how good and bad gear at the same level can fluctuate. Doesn't help the situation in a real sense, but at least you feel better.





2) The RNG. I know I know. It's called RANDOM for a reason, right?

Well, I say it shouldn't just be random, it should also be SMART. Not so smart that all the gear spawn naturally to have the exactly right stats, but at least.....(refer to pic above) you call THAT a lv 56 item? 13x dps? lv 56? I would't use that even at lv 48, when I was still in nightmare!!

Sharpen the bottom range a little bit man.....at least make sense....
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And this is all i've been biatching all along
1) The gear drop system has been a ~3-5 levels lag behind your current progress AT ALL TIMES throughout the game. This makes the game not fun because you are never excited about your drops until you hit inferno (and still you need luck, otherwise you are just gonna get 55-59lv items anyway).
This problem can be solved by killing the AH. If theres no AH, you have no idea how good and bad gear at the same level can fluctuate. Doesn't help the situation in a real sense, but at least you feel better.

They can't do this. The entire game is geared toward the RMAH. That's just how it is. Lag is because they want to force you to buy better items.
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Is anyone else getting bad lag spikes?

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Is anyone else getting bad lag spikes?

I played roughly 45 mins last night. The first 30 seconds is a disaster. AND

In the past, that 30 seconds were still bad, but if you wait it out, you will be fine for the most part afterwards

Now, even if you wait it out, the next crowd of monsters is still gonna bring my screen down to single digit FPS.

I'm now at hell act 3 so it has a lot of that goblin sorceror guy that can summon goblins, during times where the screen has say ~20 monsters or above, my screen will spike all the way down to like 20 fps, sometimes even single digits.
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I keep getting errors saying "profile can't be accessed" or "doesn't exist", but I was just playing, not trying to access anything.
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I'm getting terrible lag spikes. Up to 1500ms. In private matches. With nopony on our router except me. Today I died for the first time because of it.
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