What is better - HP or defense?

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1 year ago#1
I'm trying to decide whether or not to trade my current helm for Mask of the Mother. I would lose 11 physical defense but gain 80 HP. Suggestions?
1 year ago#2
I always wear a mask of the mother or child, so in my opinion, keep the mask.
1 year ago#3
The Mask of the Mother is the best headgear in the game. If you're going for max effectiveness you should almost always have it.
1 year ago#4
Those masks look stupid. Ditch it and find your buffs elsewhere. Fashion Souls FTW
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1 year ago#5
Is there a way to buff the masks? I've been rocking mask of the child and loving it, pairs pretty nicely with wanderer set too.
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1 year ago#6
SlintEastwood posted...
The Mask of the Mother is the best headgear in the game. If you're going for max effectiveness you should almost always have it.


Nah, not since the DLC patch. Only 5% HP increase now. It was 15% before IIRC.
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1 year ago#7
HP is usually superior.

If you are choosing between 80 health, and 11 defense, take the health.
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1 year ago#8
tigerhead posted...
SlintEastwood posted...
The Mask of the Mother is the best headgear in the game. If you're going for max effectiveness you should almost always have it.


Nah, not since the DLC patch. Only 5% HP increase now. It was 15% before IIRC.


It's 10% now. Still the best.
1 year ago#9
SlintEastwood posted...
tigerhead posted...
SlintEastwood posted...
The Mask of the Mother is the best headgear in the game. If you're going for max effectiveness you should almost always have it.


Nah, not since the DLC patch. Only 5% HP increase now. It was 15% before IIRC.


It's 10% now. Still the best.


Oh, thanks, I was wrong. I stand corrected.

But the best is Crown of Dusk, coz I love mage characters =)
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1 year ago#10
Is that even a valid question?
What's the health for if you take more damage?
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