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#1 Aug 27 2010 at 6:08 AM Rating: Excellent
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The jobs listed below will each welcome an existing trait to their ******* upon reaching the specified level, beyond which the degree of mastery will increase in stages.

THF Lv.83 Dual Wield



Edited, Aug 27th 2010 9:12am by Lobivopis
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#2 Aug 27 2010 at 6:38 AM Rating: Good
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Wonder at what level will THF get native Dual Wield III, could it be.... level 249????

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#3 Aug 27 2010 at 7:02 AM Rating: Good
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Wonder at what level will THF get native Dual Wield III, could it be.... level 249????

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Called part 1... now to wait for the patch note saying "THF Dual wield is not overwritten by by the Dual ield trait of /DNC or /NIN. This is performing as expected"
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#5 Aug 27 2010 at 10:04 AM Rating: Default
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What do you mean "called part 1"?

Its not like they listed the DW version DNC got as anything other than dual wield.
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#6 Aug 27 2010 at 1:33 PM Rating: Decent
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BAH HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

DW I @ 83


BAH HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA


GG SE, GG.
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#7 Aug 27 2010 at 2:37 PM Rating: Excellent
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Guess now would be a good time to open up a lube business...

Anyone interested in some of Slippery Seri's Slick Salve? Only $4.99!
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LordTrey wrote:
What do you mean "called part 1"?

Its not like they listed the DW version DNC got as anything other than dual wield.


Slightly incorrect.

Dancer's update notes: http://www.playonline.com/pcd/topics/ff11us/detail/5561/detail.html

Under the picture of the ceourl. "The "Dual Wield" job trait will become available to dancers at level 20, with the degree of mastery increasing in stages thereafter."

THF's updates notes: http://www.playonline.com/pcd/topics/ff11us/detail/5767/detail.html

"The jobs listed below will each welcome an existing trait to their ******* upon reaching the specified level, beyond which the degree of mastery will increase in stages."

"THF Lv.83 Dual Wield"
So we're looking at DWII at 99 unless we have outstanding DW progression, which means /NIN will still be best.

EDIT: If you didn't mean that we could be having a DNC deal and actually get higher than DW1, my apologies, I misunderstood.

@Seriha As long as it doesn't take the weapon or hands slot, sure.

Edited, Aug 27th 2010 4:41pm by ElvaanTHF
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#9 Aug 27 2010 at 2:44 PM Rating: Excellent
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Leg slot, naturally.
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Seriha wrote:
Leg slot, naturally.


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#13 Aug 28 2010 at 12:15 PM Rating: Excellent
I swear SE are among the most pernicious wish-granters I've ever seen. Skillfully, they have taken something Thieves have dreamed about for years, dangled it front of our faces by giving it to Dancers first, stabbed us with it, and are now just twisting it around in the wound and laughing. And we the ever hopeful saps that we are will be back on our feet down the line thinking someday they'll have to give us something good.

/sigh.

Edited, Aug 28th 2010 1:16pm by AldousCayo
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#14 Aug 29 2010 at 10:28 PM Rating: Good
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Honestly, this might be giving them too much credit, but SE has to realize that it's so very pointless to give so many brand new job traits (especially at base levels) to jobs at such a high level. Once the level 99 cap has been established, they will have to re-map and re-enstate job ability tiers to better spread out over 99 levels. The way it will look (as they have it now) is just ridiculous.
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#15 Aug 30 2010 at 12:20 AM Rating: Good
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Lewkis wrote:
Honestly, this might be giving them too much credit, but SE has to realize that it's so very pointless to give so many brand new job traits (especially at base levels) to jobs at such a high level. Once the level 99 cap has been established, they will have to re-map and re-enstate job ability tiers to better spread out over 99 levels. The way it will look (as they have it now) is just ridiculous.


I really don't think they care. They're just in the "oh what the ****, let 'em have some fun for a while" stage at this point having convinced themselves that everyone is going to switch to FFXIV and that they won't have to worry about FFXI for much longer anyway.
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Adjust the resolution of menus.
The main screen resolution for "FINAL FANTASY XI" is dependent on the "Overlay Graphics Resolution" setting.
If the Overlay Graphics Resolution is set higher than the Menu Resolution, menus will be automatically resized.


I thought of it first:

http://ffxi.allakhazam.com/forum.html?forum=10&mid=130073657654872218#20
#16 Aug 30 2010 at 12:44 AM Rating: Good
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I say lvl 50 for the first tier wouldv'e worked better so people wouldn't /thf for DW 49 and under, which is my guess as to why Square was too scared to start the first tier lower like DNC got it, but that's just my take on it.

Dreamlike situation would see tiers at 50 70 and 90 finally giving us III but for them, that's "just asking too much" im sure...

I would seriously like this, but it seems at best all we can hope for is a II somewhere so at least our version of DW isnt worse than a DNC's, or /NIN will yet again prevail for THF while /DNC remains great in situations where shadows are not a factor.
#17 Aug 30 2010 at 4:26 AM Rating: Default
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They didn't realise this...
They have made lots of people left game because of Ninja ...
and now they know that second highest population is Thief and here go ...

SE "GTFO you lots, go join FF14!"

Me "FU SE ! Do I care to pay you more money to make my game life even worse?!"

Boycott!!!
I would suggest people not to play their game, but... nobody would boycott and let them carry on to upset people!

LOL

#18 Aug 30 2010 at 6:57 AM Rating: Decent
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I guess I just feel like they're using this implementation of the abilities as sort of a test run to see how they work with the jobs. Then later, they'll revamp the whole thing.
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Lewkis wrote:
I guess I just feel like they're using this implementation of the abilities as sort of a test run to see how they work with the jobs. Then later, they'll revamp the whole thing.


The hope naive is strong in this one.

Edited, Aug 30th 2010 5:27pm by ThiefKiller
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If it helps, I haven't actually played XI in a lot of months. Just been keeping an eye on updates and whatnot, sometimes perusing the forums.

Anyway, as I said in my first post, it's probably giving SE too much credit, but what I said would be the smart thing to do. The way the abilities are laid out right now (level wise) is really nonsensical.
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#21 Aug 31 2010 at 8:48 AM Rating: Excellent
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I love what the player base has turned into these days. Back in the day most of the people still posting here would defend SE and say they had a reason for blah blah blah. Now even all those people are so 'broken' they know SE is ******* with them.

Part of me wishes to come back and just see all the changes and how things turn out from now to 99, but I know I'll never do it (because I'd never make it past level 76/77 lol). This FFXIV beta better be ******* amazing and different (and I'm certain it's not) or it's probably only going to get tonight or tomorrow of my time.
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#22 Aug 31 2010 at 8:18 PM Rating: Excellent
I'm totally on the same page SES.

With all the disappointment I've had so far with the level updates, I for one wish they'd have just left the game alone. /sigh, maybe by the time 99 rolls around I'll have changed my mind, because XIV just is not catching my attention thus far. **** it, I've gone and depressed myself.
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#23 Sep 01 2010 at 9:05 AM Rating: Excellent
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You guys are missing the point, THF is going to make a kick-*** sub at lvl 166
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#24 Sep 01 2010 at 7:54 PM Rating: Good
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Maybe SE thinks the reason THFs use /NIN is so they can offhand a Thief's Knife and this is their way of fixing it.

Edited, Sep 1st 2010 10:54pm by Lobivopis
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I thought of it first:

http://ffxi.allakhazam.com/forum.html?forum=10&mid=130073657654872218#20
#25 Sep 01 2010 at 7:57 PM Rating: Decent
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I love what the player base has turned into these days. Back in the day most of the people still posting here would defend SE and say they had a reason for blah blah blah. Now even all those people are so 'broken' they know SE is @#%^ing with them.

Part of me wishes to come back and just see all the changes and how things turn out from now to 99, but I know I'll never do it (because I'd never make it past level 76/77 lol). This FFXIV beta better be @#%^ing amazing and different (and I'm certain it's not) or it's probably only going to get tonight or tomorrow of my time.


There is no THF in FFXIV. You can make a THF-like.. thing.. out of Gladiator with skills from Lancer, but it's not called a THF and doesn't really feel like playing THF. Also you are gimping yourself by using a dagger which in FFXIV is pretty much a second rate weapon intended for mage classes and such.

If I can't be a THF I have no interest in FFXIV.

Edited, Sep 1st 2010 10:58pm by Lobivopis
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The main screen resolution for "FINAL FANTASY XI" is dependent on the "Overlay Graphics Resolution" setting.
If the Overlay Graphics Resolution is set higher than the Menu Resolution, menus will be automatically resized.


I thought of it first:

http://ffxi.allakhazam.com/forum.html?forum=10&mid=130073657654872218#20
#26 Sep 02 2010 at 3:06 AM Rating: Good
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I think pugilist is rather thf-like too. I do agree it's pretty freakin retarded. Out of the original non-advanced 6 jobs in XI, thief is the only one that doesn't have a real equivalent in 14. For now I'm going pugilist but I do agree hmm, maybe the lack of Thf in 14 is a very big reason why I have only a mild interest in it.
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