1/27/2013 Balance Changes

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User Info: Charmile

Charmile
4 years ago#1
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Jan 29, 2013
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N7 Valkyrie Assault Rifle
- Encumbrance changed from [1.75-1.25] to [1.5-1.25]
- Head shot damage multiplier increased from 2.5 to 3

Havoc Strike Power
- Base force increased from 600 to 650
- Rank 3 damage and force bonus increased from 20% to 25%
- Evolution 1 damage and force bonus increased from 30% to 35%
- Evolution 5 damage and force bonus increased from 50% to 55%

Scimitar Shotgun
- Encumbrance changed from [1.25-0.7] to [1.15-0.6]

Barrier Power
- Detonation blast damage increased from 350 to 500


http://social.bioware.com/forum/1/topic/343/index/9544143/2

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User Info: Shigmiya64

Shigmiya64
4 years ago#2
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User Info: Charmile

Charmile
4 years ago#3
Shigmiya64 posted...
Why would they nerf Barrier's detonation damage? Bad enough its associated challenge requires double the points Tech Armor's does.


They didn't though...

500>350
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User Info: Mr_Pipboy

Mr_Pipboy
4 years ago#4
Shigmiya64 posted...
Why would they nerf Barrier's detonation damage? Bad enough its associated challenge requires double the points Tech Armor's does.


Perhaps you're confused as to the meaning of the word "Increased".
In case you can't tell, I was being sarcastic.
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User Info: bessy67

bessy67
4 years ago#5
Valkyrie: good I guess. Would have preferred something more substantial
Havoc strike: can I stagger phantoms when choosing the rank 6 area evolution now? If so, cool. If not, meh.
Scimitar: who the hell cares?
Barrier: double meh.
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User Info: infinitexx

infinitexx
4 years ago#6
The Barrier challenge was insanely easy though, just spec a Kroguard's Barrier for detonation rather than protection and you can probably clear it in a silver game with a group, or by wave 5 solo.

At 200% the cooldown is particularly short, and it staggers a decent radius so you can spam safely.

The Tech Armor challenge carries considerably more risk since you don't have the near invincibility Kroguard provides to fall back on.
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User Info: Shigmiya64

Shigmiya64
4 years ago#7
Don't misquote me like that, guys. Uncool.
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User Info: FinalPokedude

FinalPokedude
4 years ago#8
I literary loled at the scimitar, who in the living hell cares is right
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User Info: Finish_th_Fight

Finish_th_Fight
4 years ago#9
bessy67 posted...
Valkyrie: good I guess. Would have preferred something more substantial
Havoc strike: can I stagger phantoms when choosing the rank 6 area evolution now? If so, cool. If not, meh.
Scimitar: who the hell cares?
Barrier: double meh.


This

User Info: fennell92

fennell92
4 years ago#10
Shigmiya64 posted...
Herpity Derpity.


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