Have you guys ever made a mistake in an MMO that had dramatic effects on your progress?
I was playing Vindictus and there is a restoration feature for if you blow up your equipment from over enhancing, so I thought I would try get it to a higher + enhance because I'm switching from Kai to Hurk.
So I blow it up during enhance and restore it only to find out that the item is no longer tradable -_-
So I blew it up again xD
Now my character is worthless because I reset a ton of my skills to restore the item.
Anyone else have similar experiences?
The item was a +10 Explosive Maelstrom Elchulus if anyone was wondering lol. --- No game will ever come close to the fun I had playing Castlevania: HD. PSN/Gamertag/Steam: NinjaGuerra
#22Dhas_a_MIGRANEPosted 7/19/2014 12:22:43 PM
I lost all of my wealth multiple times in Runescape --- 3DS: 5472-7481-8922
#3cuteboi100Posted 7/19/2014 12:35:18 PM
You gambled and you lost it all. Take it as a lesson or do it again if you have a problem.
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#4NorthernlyPosted 7/19/2014 12:42:02 PM
I deleted a Staff in a game once with 6 card slots filled with 2 top tier (at the time) cards. Just the 6 slots cost a few hundred USD's worth of upgrade scrolls for whoever made it. --- Xeon E3-1230 v2 / 2 GB MSI 7850 / 8 GB DDR3 1600 MHz / MSI B75MA - P45 / 120 GB Samsung 840 Evo / Corsair CX500 / Corsair Carbide 200R | Lenovo Y510p
#5FaPaThYPosted 7/19/2014 12:44:08 PM
Not on a gamble, but I sold off most of my WoW gold while I played and before I quit. Made like 3k+ in all, on top of payig for my sub fee for 6+ years. I think I still have few mil left though, so I guess I didn't blow it all up. --- "Because I realize I want you. Guts." | "....... Are you a ****?" http://steamcommunity.com/id/Malicii/
#6reincarnator07Posted 7/19/2014 12:57:25 PM
I've many horror stories from my years on Eve Online. --- Fan of metal? Don't mind covers? Check out my youtube and give me some feedback http://www.youtube.com/sircaballero
#7codyorrPosted 7/19/2014 1:01:58 PM
#8SefyrothPosted 7/19/2014 1:26:10 PM
Well, I dumped a ton of points into intelligence as a warrior my first time playing an MMO.
I was always several levels behind on my gear because I was always missing strength points. That character didn't have any physical value or whatever, but I had already put too much time into it to start over.
A couple years later, I NPC'd an end game weapon.
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#9kobalobasileusPosted 7/19/2014 3:38:45 PM
When it comes to gambling-esque mechanics, unless I can Save-Scum, I'm obsessively conservative. So I haven't screwed myself in any online games yet... though I don't play very many online games anyway.
#10SaintZetsuPosted 7/19/2014 3:50:27 PM
I lost all of my wealth multiple times in Runescape
This. Made 100m staking and got hacked the same day --- 3DS FC: 0516 - 7479 - 8916 IGN: Michael Strong independent bi transgendered black disabled gamer and proud