I've experienced enough irritation through exploiters and cheaters to write off the entire process and anyone who practices it. You're working with the assumption that I shouldn't be generalizing, which I'm more than comfortable doing.
Moreover, nobody here has actually been able to answer my counter question - what is the NEED to duplicate in a game like this? You aren't going to gain any sort of advantage or unique experience through it, so why bother at all? Is this not just exploitation for the sake of exploitation?
Schesparn posted...It's a legit question. He's not attacking the TC or anything. Settle down, folks.
This, so much this. Borderlands 2 economy is entirely ruined due to the duping of all the legendary gear, there is no purpose to trading or money in that game. And loot is one of the main points of the game. I'm running into similar issues with Torchlight 2. And as he said, exploiting is something that starts to spread after awhile. Next thing you know he's in an fps shooting his buddy in the head, over and over, while sitting in a corner, making the score unbalanced and leveling up unfairly. I do hope this gets patched on Skyrim, loots important here too, once its not unique anymore...its not important anymore and takes away from gameplay.
This is the primary reason I stopped playing BL2. Similar situation on Killzone 2, although I think that was later corrected.
I do hope this gets patched on Skyrim, loots important here too, once its not unique anymore...its not important anymore and takes away from gameplay.
TBQH, loot hasn't been important since launch. You can always smith something better. What's the point of killing bandits when all you'll get it fur or steel armour, a piddling enchanted weapon and some iron swords?
Face it, I love Skyrim, but compared to previous versions, there aren't many, unique, really strong weapons and armour hand placed for you to find which takes away the urge to go dungeon diving, as most times you'll get nothing of worth.
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If someone wants to duplicate crap in Skyrim, I really don't care. But for me, I won't do it for the same reason I won't use invisible chests or the restoration loop; it lessens the fun of the game for me. Making things easier in a game that already isn't that challenging robs it of its fun.
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This topic has been ridiculously derailed. How about this, you don't like the exploit then don't post, that way those people that do want to do it and share ideas on things to do can do so. This argument is pointless because there will never be an agreement.
Not really sure why we needed a second topic in the first place though.
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There is no NEED to do it. Of course not. Nobody is claiming that there is. If we do it, we do it for fun. Exploiting for fun while causing no harm to anyone's experience is one thing. Exploiting and cheating online and wrecking someone's game is completely different. People who don't want to ruin someone else's game won't do it, whether or not they use harmless exploits in single-player games.
Elprede007 posted...JohnnyG118 posted...I answered your question didn't I? You asked what I duped. I dupe nothing, which is the answer.
I'll tell you why I duplicate. I duplicate because the things I like, there are generally only one of. For instance, the headsman's axe. There is only one, so the only way I could obtain another for enchanting purposes is to dupe it. I collect items and the duplication glitch allows me to collect originals and make enchanted duplicates of the originals. I, in no way try to ruin the game. I don't like game breaking glitches, I don't need gold, and I already beat the game seven times. So I believe I have earned the right to dupe.
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