Do you prefer using unique weapons or smith/enchant your own?

#1scrappybristolPosted 4/1/2013 5:36:10 PM
While I craft my own armor, I like using unique weapons such as Chillrend, Dawnbreaker, Zephyr or Nightingale Blade instead of making my own.

I think the last weapon I actually made was the Enhanced Dwarven Crossbow.
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#2theonyxphoenixPosted 4/1/2013 5:41:41 PM
unique. I never craft.
#3DtheBruiserPosted 4/1/2013 5:44:04 PM
I like making my own weapons once enchanting is at 100. I have my fire and ice damage sword the antipode. My lightning damage and paralyze blades katana the thunderbrand. and my fire damage and health absorb axe that I never came up with a decent name for that is just the ebony fire axe.

Yeah 100 enchanting plus whatever smithing nonsense you prefer will outdo any unique weapon in the game. I do like to mix it up however so I give the uniques a quick run when I find them if they are cool
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#4darkportal785Posted 4/1/2013 5:47:55 PM

Crafting is a hassle and takes grinding that I don't have the patience for.
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#5DougymcPosted 4/1/2013 5:48:48 PM
I almost always make my armor (I use hide and it's just easier to make it right away than try to find a set), but rarely my weapons. I end up using Bound Weapons fairly often, or unique 2-handed swords.

On my PC copy, though, I usually make my own armor and weapons.
#6Mick65Posted 4/1/2013 5:53:48 PM
I used to go crazy with crafting numbers when I first started. Now the gear is about style, what feels right for the personality of the character. I have a character that wears a dragon priest mask just because it matches his armor outfit, he doesn't even utilize the enchantments on it.
#7dodgefan91Posted 4/1/2013 6:02:15 PM
I prefer unique but I often can't resist the temptation and eventually craft my own stuff.
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#8Pure_LionHeartPosted 4/1/2013 6:03:37 PM
I always want to craft.

Next character though, everything is unique or loot. I swear it!
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#9silverhunter16Posted 4/1/2013 6:08:48 PM
The only crafting that I use is enchanting and that's only on my mages for cost reduction purposes. I never bother with making my own weapons and armors.
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#10iBlackice25Posted 4/1/2013 6:12:31 PM
Unique, unless im trying to make money.
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