Elf users: About Power Shot

#11themasterllworkPosted 8/10/2013 6:02:15 AM
Wait, Power Shot adds wind element to your attack.

When you attack without Power Shot, you only get one set of number.
When you attack with Power Shot, you see two set of numbers (one for CA other for PS).

Are you sure you are reading it right?
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#12laurencium(Topic Creator)Posted 8/10/2013 6:49:05 AM
themasterllwork posted...
Wait, Power Shot adds wind element to your attack.

When you attack without Power Shot, you only get one set of number.
When you attack with Power Shot, you see two set of numbers (one for CA other for PS).

Are you sure you are reading it right?


Yes, good point, what I'm only talking above only relates to the damage of the Charged Arrow itself, excluding the wind effect that Power Shot adds. The wind effect is an additional damage with a separate hitbox which may or may not hit even if the Charged Arrow itself does.

Turns out the damage of the wind effect is extremely hard to calculate; I can't figure out a precise formula because apparently it also depends on stuff like INT. I've seen it range from around 11% at Lv 1 to 16% at Lv 10 of my charged shot damage. Also, note that the wind effect is not present when you do a Charged Up-Shot; it's only there if it's a Charged Straight Shot or if it's a Charged Mid-air Shot.
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#13themasterllworkPosted 8/10/2013 7:04:42 AM
Yea it is hard to calculate but don't forget there's lots of other factors, pretty much:

- INT bonus
- Magic bonus
- Enemy resistance
- Weapon stats

Tons of stuff making it hard to judge correctly sadly.
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#14awesomeunoPosted 8/10/2013 7:06:03 AM
the wind effect for a lvl 1 charge shot is 20 per hit.

Gets replaced by 100 for oil and extract when in use
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