On lolibri yes. On 2hour brd super buff, mob debuffed zergs yes. On anything that you would actually USE mandalic stab on for more than a SC, no. Im not capping atk on HNMs unless im in a 2xbrd+Cor+feint+angon+Dia party eating meat with zerk up...but then i would be using DE anyway......(exaggerated, but concept applies. If Man stab is capping your atk due to /war and good buffs/debuffs, then SB or DE/Evis will be better anyway)
The whole idea of using mandalic stab is in situations that your atk is suffering. If its not suffering, then you use a different WS. When atk is junk, then cuchulain is really adding 16-17 atk, or even more if zerked.
Acc sucks but atk is fine: SB (buffed party on mamool lurkers for example).
Atk sucks=Man stab
I suppose you could say that "Warwolf is better for Man stab if your using it on easy mobs for SC purposes" but to me, i wouldnt bother with yet another macro to get 5 more damage out of a WS in situations that I rarely if ever use it in the 1st place. I dont worry much about min-maxing things to that degree. If you do, great, but maximizing Man stab on low def mobs just so I can occasionally get a couple damage on a light SC on pansy mobs isnt worth it to me. Why optimize a WS for a situation that a different WS is superior anyway?
Edited, Oct 29th 2009 8:18pm by Banalaty
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