Armour skills and decorations

#1Razorwolf79Posted 3/3/2013 3:59:10 AM
Hey everyone,

This is actually a question about Tri, but since this board has way more use ill ask it here and you will probably know the answer anyway ;).

So I started up a new save file with tri to get through the village quests and pass some time waiting for MF3U to come out (just 3 more weeks, huzzah). But the other day I wanted to gem my gear for attack. The gear already had +9 attack to it so I thought id just add some decorations for a nice bonus. But it didnt give me the skill...
I noticed that the armour gave +1. Is it impossible to then also get +1 from decorations?

I hope you understand what I mean.
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#2Ulyaoth74Posted 3/3/2013 5:27:43 AM
Your gear doesn't have +9 attack. It actually has nothing. You can get + one attack after reaching 10. So your gear is a bit short to actually giving you the buff. If you want +2 attack, you might need around 15 to unlock the second upgrade. So you'll need a decoration with +6 added to your armor of + 9 in order to unlock the second tier for + 2 attack.

I hope that makes sense.
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#3Razorwolf79(Topic Creator)Posted 3/3/2013 5:45:41 AM
yeah it does but its not what I ment :). I use the rhenoplasta armour (im at barroth and the mud resist helps) wich gives 9 points towards attack. I filled it with 6 attack decorations wich should give me 15 points towards attack, but for some reason I dont get that. Is that because if a piece of armour gives 1 point towards attack adding a attack jewel doesnt work?
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#4ohitsthatguy1Posted 3/3/2013 9:31:01 AM
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#5agentpheonixPosted 3/3/2013 12:05:01 PM
Make sure none of your armor pieces have a -1 to attack or anything.

Other than that I don't know why you wouldn't be getting the bonus.
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#6lostsoul1312Posted 3/3/2013 12:13:02 PM(edited)
Are you sure you're not using some other jewel?
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#7toadiemanPosted 3/3/2013 12:48:10 PM
It takes 10 points in a skill to actually have that skill.
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#8Razorwolf79(Topic Creator)Posted 3/3/2013 1:11:56 PM
Yes im using attack decorations, it evens says I get +1 from the decoration but the skill just doesnt activate >.>. On the skills screen it just says I got 9 points instead of the 15 I should get
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#9PDeltaPosted 3/3/2013 2:12:40 PM
Remove all the decorations. How many points do you have? My guess is your math is wrong and you're not supposed to be at 15
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#10WinsagePosted 3/3/2013 2:42:02 PM
The only thing I can think of is that you have a talisman that gives +9 to some skill and that you're confusing that skill with attack.