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I am going to probably roll a thief for PvP/ WvW. It does look crazy fun. I once went up against a thief in WvW and since I am specced heal/tank he won (took him a long time cause its hard to kill my build but he did). Weirdly enough he just downed me, bowed, and disappeared. It was a very epic ending.

Just be warey that thieves are extremely squishy. In sPVP, you'll likely be a floater.
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I have been playing my elementalist mainly with staff the past month... But I still have my daggers smile.gif and use a different build when playing with knives or sceptor (short / med range)

Currently using this build: 30 fire 10 air 30 earth.
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Uninstalled did a complete reformat may be back later on....I think Secret World is calling my name.
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Just be warey that thieves are extremely squishy. In sPVP, you'll likely be a floater


squishy as in elementalist? smile.gif



How are people getting along with being a warrior? I know it's great for loot.
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squishy as in elementalist? smile.gif
How are people getting along with being a warrior? I know it's great for loot.

Eles are far from from squishy if played right. I think thief even in a tank spec ie 30points into toughness are still very squishy bit ele with it can still take a battering. Used to be amazing tank as well until they got nerfed heavily
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Just be warey that thieves are extremely squishy. In sPVP, you'll likely be a floater


squishy as in elementalist? smile.gif



How are people getting along with being a warrior? I know it's great for loot.

So far I've played Necro, Ranger, Elementalist, and Warrior. I'm liking the warrior best. In WoW I liked Hunter best so I was surprised.

I think it's all personal preference though really.



But I saw something rather silly last night and I'm wishing I had done a screenshot. I went from a level 45 Strong armor to a level 57 strong one. The level 45 was chainmail with plates over her breasts and back. The level 57 one however was just a bra held up by chains.

Now that's just silly!
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My elementalist is currently speced fire 30 air 10 earth 30. I can stand up to several pve critters with ease.

Talking on 3-4 (starting from a ranged position) is not that hard.

For shortterm events, I used arcane utils and fire sword.... yes thats right... I am competing with warriors,etc
who kill critters faster.
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Well I have a good week in on the game and so far really liking it. Playing a warrior mostly (lvl 12 atm) and love how you get a whole new skill set when using different weapons. Gun for ranged single target, bow for ranged AOE, 2h sword for melee dps, etc. Really well done combat system and graphics are just plain insane for us lucky enough to max it out minus supersample.

Anyone know how this game responds to Xfire? Thinking of a second 7870 so I can turn on supersample biggrin.gif

My gripes. AH is really un-refined. Hopefully they will spice it up in future patches. Level scaling is horrible. I don't mind doing a couple "events" for a second or third time but I hate the time I have to waste looking at the map saying to myself "now where can I go next and not be ridiculously under-leveld"

Otherwise the game is awesome. I am just a perfectionist that will find flaws in just about anything wink.gif
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Really well done combat system and graphics are just plain insane for us lucky enough to max it out minus supersample.
Anyone know how this game responds to Xfire? Thinking of a second 7870 so I can turn on supersample biggrin.gif]

I'm not sure. If I recall, the game didn't really benefit from an added card, but I could be wrong. Anyway, I am on a GTX 670 and supersampling is off, and I turn my reflections down to sky and water or whatever that option is instead of all. The game just isn't very well optimized.
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I'm not sure. If I recall, the game didn't really benefit from an added card, but I could be wrong. Anyway, I am on a GTX 670 and supersampling is off, and I turn my reflections down to sky and water or whatever that option is instead of all. The game just isn't very well optimized.

By not "very well optimized" do you mean the graphics engine or the game being "rough around the corners" in general?
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