A few combat balance changes

ANNOUNCE NEWS #2528
Date: 1/12/2014 at 10:47
From: Garryn
To : Everyone
Subj: A few combat balance changes

A few changes to address some issues that cropped up after the most recent classlead round:

- Overwhelm (Wardance) now affects Kickflip; the modifier is smaller than with other kicks

- Cruellament (Thespia) modifiers have been swapped - the duration is now based on Voice afflictions (20s per), while the effect strength is based on missing health; this should make Bard combat more fluid

- Numbness (Kaido) and Apathy (Malignosis) now end instantly if the accumulated post-reduction damage exceeds the owner's maximum health; this is to prevent trivial tanking of high damage against guards and similar situations

- A branched arm no longer prevents affixing hazewards (Shadowbinding)


Garryn



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