How-To-Tutorial:Steal rarest items with 100% chance / Scroll of Truth, etc.

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Is it just me or do counter attacking is indeed have higher chance of gold glim drop compared to guarding enemeis skill?
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User Info: Kaiser393

Kaiser393
4 years ago#42
Try using Oliver's Thunderstorm, it gets a Nice on every enemy it hits and it isn't so strong that it kills them.

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x7forgotten
4 years ago#43
Kaiser393 posted...
Try using Oliver's Thunderstorm, it gets a Nice on every enemy it hits and it isn't so strong that it kills them.



For as far as 'Scroll of Truth' items go this was a good idea. Equip your weakest wand and gear. Once in a battle hit SQUARE to make everyone defend. Change everyone tactics to Do Nothing if not already. Then use Oliver's Thunderstorm repeatedly but do not kill it. If a Golden Glim drops before it gets low try and switch to Swaine to get it and steal the scroll. If not, then try mugshot and finish it off. Got all 5 within an hour and that seems to be pretty good based on stories I've heard from others.

User Info: Meteorites

Meteorites
4 years ago#44
I waited so long for the stupid glim to show up just to have the AI steal it from me. Not such a useful "trick" and not worthy of a sticky.

User Info: EgHeadFool

EgHeadFool
4 years ago#45
x7forgotten posted...
Kaiser393 posted...
Try using Oliver's Thunderstorm, it gets a Nice on every enemy it hits and it isn't so strong that it kills them.



For as far as 'Scroll of Truth' items go this was a good idea. Equip your weakest wand and gear. Once in a battle hit SQUARE to make everyone defend. Change everyone tactics to Do Nothing if not already. Then use Oliver's Thunderstorm repeatedly but do not kill it. If a Golden Glim drops before it gets low try and switch to Swaine to get it and steal the scroll. If not, then try mugshot and finish it off. Got all 5 within an hour and that seems to be pretty good based on stories I've heard from others.

I played around with this today. I have yet to actually get a gold glim using it. It's either from random defend or, what seems most frequent, is right after he casts love-struck. I got 3 scrolls in about 30 minutes but only one was a gold glim steal and it was in spite of all my failed Thunderstorm efforts. I can get 3-4 of them off before he's in danger of dying.

User Info: SaintHero666

SaintHero666
4 years ago#46
Thanks, TC. This is super useful.

User Info: Orson1984

Orson1984
4 years ago#47
Man I must have some serious bad luck. I've sat in a battle for 40 minutes trying this and not once did it give me a gold glim.

I wait 20 minutes now for the last 2 days, still haven't seen 1 gold glim from blocking. A bunch a blues and greens. I've tried switching difficulty but nothing.

So i have just been stealing and getting the stone and scrolls.

I hate those scrolls 1 compared to my nine Stones. GRRR
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DarcKage
4 years ago#48
x7forgotten posted...
For as far as 'Scroll of Truth' items go this was a good idea. Equip your weakest wand and gear. Once in a battle hit SQUARE to make everyone defend. Change everyone tactics to Do Nothing if not already. Then use Oliver's Thunderstorm repeatedly but do not kill it. If a Golden Glim drops before it gets low try and switch to Swaine to get it and steal the scroll. If not, then try mugshot and finish it off. Got all 5 within an hour and that seems to be pretty good based on stories I've heard from others.


This works a lot better than TC's method, which also works but it's very tedious/time consuming and I only pulled it off once.

With this method though, I can get off 4 to 5 Thunderstorms on the Honky-Tonker/Bedraggle. I just did this and got a golden glim again on Bedraggle, I'm now at 5 Scrolls and 4 Kaleidostones. And if you dont get a golden glim after those Thunderstorms, you just Mug them and move on if you dont get the item.
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User Info: Dbarr74

Dbarr74
4 years ago#49
DarcKage posted...
x7forgotten posted...
For as far as 'Scroll of Truth' items go this was a good idea. Equip your weakest wand and gear. Once in a battle hit SQUARE to make everyone defend. Change everyone tactics to Do Nothing if not already. Then use Oliver's Thunderstorm repeatedly but do not kill it. If a Golden Glim drops before it gets low try and switch to Swaine to get it and steal the scroll. If not, then try mugshot and finish it off. Got all 5 within an hour and that seems to be pretty good based on stories I've heard from others.


This works a lot better than TC's method, which also works but it's very tedious/time consuming and I only pulled it off once.

With this method though, I can get off 4 to 5 Thunderstorms on the Honky-Tonker/Bedraggle. I just did this and got a golden glim again on Bedraggle, I'm now at 5 Scrolls and 4 Kaleidostones. And if you dont get a golden glim after those Thunderstorms, you just Mug them and move on if you dont get the item.




I had much better luck using Pulse than I did thunderstorm. I pulsed all the weaker mobs and saved the gold mobs for last. Had a much better success rate with it, but so far, the method makes farming these items really easy.
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User Info: PandurBear

PandurBear
4 years ago#50
Dbarr74 posted...
DarcKage posted...
x7forgotten posted...
For as far as 'Scroll of Truth' items go this was a good idea. Equip your weakest wand and gear. Once in a battle hit SQUARE to make everyone defend. Change everyone tactics to Do Nothing if not already. Then use Oliver's Thunderstorm repeatedly but do not kill it. If a Golden Glim drops before it gets low try and switch to Swaine to get it and steal the scroll. If not, then try mugshot and finish it off. Got all 5 within an hour and that seems to be pretty good based on stories I've heard from others.


This works a lot better than TC's method, which also works but it's very tedious/time consuming and I only pulled it off once.

With this method though, I can get off 4 to 5 Thunderstorms on the Honky-Tonker/Bedraggle. I just did this and got a golden glim again on Bedraggle, I'm now at 5 Scrolls and 4 Kaleidostones. And if you dont get a golden glim after those Thunderstorms, you just Mug them and move on if you dont get the item.




I had much better luck using Pulse than I did thunderstorm. I pulsed all the weaker mobs and saved the gold mobs for last. Had a much better success rate with it, but so far, the method makes farming these items really easy.


Agreed. I use Pulse (also a 100% chance to get "Nice!") which from my experience can be cast more times than thunderstorm in a fight. Just use it on off mobs till they die. If a gold glim doesn't drop then use it on the gold familiar without killing it. If a gold glim still doesn't drop, switch to Swaine and just mugshot, kill and continue.
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