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Knight Of Pentacles

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on: February 10, 2020, 02:52:03 AM
More low level content.  Minimum two on most 7 or less capped quests.  Make Opera quest more rewarding in terms of XP.  Less randomized level <7 content. 

My rationale being 90% of players outgrow this content and it doesn't have to be balanced as neatly as higher leveled content.  Thanks for reading.
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on: February 11, 2020, 09:26:45 PM
I would like to agree with this but also no, as it's already very easy to get to lvl 7 in a couple days as long as you don't die down and you do your solos (lvl 6 solos in Peerage) and at least a few bigger XP quests to make it go by faster like the Pond quests, 97, the Opera, Darkskull, etc.



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on: February 12, 2020, 03:47:40 AM
So, I may be the only person who feels this way, but I think the best way to make low-level content better is by making harder to get through levels 1-5. As it stands, most pcs can and will solo the low-content quests until they reach six. This, in my experience, takes about one or two resets and will net pc's quick gold, potions, useable items; I feel that this makes the road to level 6 less meaningful and takes away from early character development as low level pcs.

So what am I suggesting?  Honestly, I think some of the lower quests that allow pcs to do it by themselves should have maybe a little less XP to give, while Opera house and some of the other 1-6 level quests should be a little harder but also yield players who formed the groups to do them good loot. I feel like a lot of my characters in efu:M and efu:R only felt more fun to me because they had those friendships that formed during these early 1-6 quests that made players team up to tackle them.

That said, I could be wrong. I could be the only player who thinks this. This is only my opinion after all.



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on: February 12, 2020, 05:06:06 PM
Low level questing is fine in my opinion.



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on: February 16, 2020, 06:28:49 AM
Getting through low levels is meant to be fast so that pcs maintain an average level.  The addition of more content just speeds up a really arduous, unfun crawl to a decent level where oneís pc can interact meaningfully with the setting.   As it is itís actually better to level slow and remain under level 7 until one gets a decent stockpile but not everyone really wants to be bothered with that.