Windance's Recent Activity

  1. Windance liked klanderso's post in the thread How To Report and Upvote Bugs.

    An update was made recently to /bug in-game. Now, when you fill out the form and hit Post, it'll copy a chunk of nicely formatted...

    Jun 24, 2022 at 8:55 AM
  2. Windance liked Exmortis_MT's post in the thread Why do Guild Leaders Do It?.

    As a GL on EQ/EQII/Vanguard my motivations for each were similar, but all born out of my early EQ experiences. Usually my unhappiness...

    Jun 24, 2022 at 7:29 AM
  3. Windance liked Vicious EQ's post in the thread Why do Guild Leaders Do It?.

    I do it because I hate MMORPG's. You're all playing an MMORPG called EverQuest, and I'm the only person in the raid that gets to...

    Jun 24, 2022 at 3:23 AM
  4. Windance liked Cadira's post in the thread Praise for GM Staff.

    Only issue now is they won't get rid of the cancerous PL'ers on multiple servers.

    Jun 23, 2022 at 8:44 PM
  5. Windance replied to the thread Why do Guild Leaders Do It?.

    Xyroff nailed it. I haven't done TLP but on live its the same thing just takes longer. Every time I've been forced to look for a new...

    Jun 23, 2022 at 7:01 PM
  6. Windance liked Xyroff-cazic.'s post in the thread Why do Guild Leaders Do It?.

    I've been a guild leader in the past, and I've been an officer for a bunch on various servers. For TLP servers in particular, the...

    Jun 23, 2022 at 6:53 PM
  7. Windance liked Jhenna_BB's post in the thread Rank Top 5 Classes in DPS.

    #1 Ranger #2 Ranger #3 Ranger #4 Ranger #5 Ranger #not biased

    Jun 23, 2022 at 9:03 AM
  8. Windance replied to the thread Info Needed Shei Vinitras Raid & Mission Geometry bug.

    I didn't think to do a location. I expect it has more to do with where the boss is rather than me. Maybe something out of sync...

    Jun 23, 2022 at 5:01 AM
  9. Windance liked Dre.'s post in the thread Instance Servers.

    [IMG]

    Jun 22, 2022 at 4:56 PM
  10. Windance replied to the thread Rank Top 5 Classes in DPS.

    I notice that monks are in your dead dps melee crew. Guess their survivability isn't as cracked up as some of the zerkers would have us...

    Jun 21, 2022
  11. Windance replied to the thread Rank Top 5 Classes in DPS.

    Maybe we should just reduce the classes down to: Tank Healer You are one of the other.

    Jun 21, 2022
  12. Windance replied to the thread Rank Top 5 Classes in DPS.

    Monks exploding heart 'aka' five point palm touch should be like the rogues assassinate.

    Jun 18, 2022
  13. Windance replied to the thread Rank Top 5 Classes in DPS.

    I think you are over stating their survivability. Monks have some survivability. They have no ADPS and other melee out DPS them so...

    Jun 17, 2022
  14. Windance liked Symbius's post in the thread Rank Top 5 Classes in DPS.

    Always see Berserkers and Rogues listed higher than others when they get about the same amount of the mythical "utility" that others have....

    Jun 17, 2022
  15. Windance replied to the thread What should I do with 35 million plat.

    Hi, I'm a hedge fund manager. Just give me your plat and I'll look after it for you ...

    Jun 17, 2022
  16. Windance replied to the thread What should I do with 35 million plat.

    Give 1m to 25 'newbies'

    Jun 17, 2022
  17. Windance replied to the thread Juneteenth.

    It went over my head as well. What are you asking/commenting on ?

    Jun 16, 2022
  18. Windance replied to the thread New overseer agents and quests.

    If they are in game and you really want to dig them up, then head to your EQ folder > uifiles > default > overseer and look at the...

    Jun 16, 2022
  19. Windance replied to the thread Looking for anyone that remembers..

    I *LIKE* that idea.

    Jun 15, 2022
  20. Windance liked Teagray's post in the thread Looking for anyone that remembers..

    I was in SoW with Vova. That dude was hilarious in chat on raids. This was before voicechat so everything was in text chat. I remember...

    Jun 15, 2022
  21. Windance replied to the thread Bard seeking help with epic while HH active..

    Not what we were hoping for, but its kind of what I expected.

    Jun 15, 2022
  22. Windance posted a new thread.

    Bard seeking help with epic while HH active.

    Good morning, We have a newish bard in the guild who has been working on her bard epic 1.0. She's up to the point where she needs a...

    Forum: The Veterans' Lounge

    Jun 14, 2022
  23. Windance replied to the thread EQ's percent modifiers need an overhaul..

    I'd be afraid of how sweeping the changes might be. Past efforts to tune various parts of the DPS equation have almost never been .... '...

    Jun 13, 2022
  24. Windance replied to the thread Best and Worst.

    Roughly: RoF - Was one of the largest expansions in "recent" history. The story line was interesting, there were new zones, new class...

    Jun 11, 2022
  25. Windance replied to the thread Suggestions.

    Lifetime member was $300 as of Dec 31st 2018, so the break even point was Dec 31st 2021. Those who quit before then 'lost' money....

    Jun 6, 2022
  26. Windance replied to the thread Suggestions.

    I'd like to see you prove that. Of the five people I know who purchased a lifetime subscription, ever single one of them had quit with...

    Jun 6, 2022
  27. Windance replied to the thread Suggestion: Add "known" flag to TS search results.

    Added extra for sub combines and failures =)

    Jun 3, 2022
  28. Windance replied to the thread Suggestion: Add "known" flag to TS search results.

    Showing you which recipes you have yet to learn doesn't change the underlying data so it wouldn't "bug that up". You don't suddenly...

    Jun 3, 2022
  29. Windance liked Celephane's post in the thread Joke for the day.

    last 3 images are broken for me, feeling sad

    Jun 3, 2022
  30. Windance posted a new thread.

    Suggestion: Use trade skill window to filter merchant results

    Another suggestion for reducing the amount of repetitive stress when doing trade skills ... Make each item in the trade skill window a...

    Forum: The Veterans' Lounge

    Jun 2, 2022
  31. Windance liked CatsPaws's post in the thread What Constitutes as Poor Customer Service, Relations and Incompetence??.

    Your concept of the game is very focused on you, while ignoring every other player. Keep in mind there are thousands of players and almost...

    May 31, 2022
  32. Windance replied to the thread PL Spam & Roadmap Anti-Cheat.

    How in the heck can he be doing 350AA / hr ? Maybe its 350AA at 85/90 ?

    May 31, 2022
  33. Windance replied to the thread "Your gate is too unstable, and collapses.".

    The gate collapse should be tied to the casting time or reuse timers. The longer the spell takes to cast the lower the rate. If you are...

    May 31, 2022
  34. Windance replied to the thread Brown Thumb Ach. Fail -- Any ideas?.

    Where did you setup camp? I seem to remember fighting in the hall way leading from the town to the NPC. It helped confine where the...

    May 31, 2022
  35. Windance replied to the thread re-roll Yelinak.

    I am also interested to know how they figured out the population of server.

    May 31, 2022
  36. Windance replied to the thread Monks in 2022- wherefore art thou?.

    Notice how none of the monks parsed in the top 10? How are the other "pure" DPS classes doing on the same fights? ( zerk / rogue )

    May 26, 2022
  37. Windance liked Snazster's post in the thread Monks in 2022- wherefore art thou?.

    Let's drop back and consider the monk's lack of a distinct raid role. We still have some value. With 5 monks in the raid, my guild has...

    May 26, 2022
  38. Windance liked Lisard's post in the thread Monks in 2022- wherefore art thou?.

    Ganzito and Aristo outright ignore and dont understand the monk class, if you want to be all around dissapointed and neglected on both...

    May 26, 2022
  39. Windance replied to the thread Suggestion: Add "known" flag to TS search results.

    The path to 350 was pretty overwhelming, even with the step by step guides. Thankfully we had some wonderful people in my guild who...

    May 26, 2022
  40. Windance liked Flatchy's post in the thread Suggestion: Add "known" flag to TS search results.

    I would just like a step by step , and by this i mean a very simple guide to 300 to 350. People say well just export this list in to blah...

    May 26, 2022
  41. Windance liked Aanuvane's post in the thread Suggestion: Add "known" flag to TS search results.

    I don't know why they haven't created one for research, but no, you do not have to complete every known spell to get to 350. There are...

    May 26, 2022
  42. Windance replied to the thread Remove Distillers.

    I agree - I think you should be free to move your gear / augs around to try "what if" type things with out doing a /testcopy

    May 25, 2022
  43. Windance liked Old School's post in the thread Remove Distillers.

    For what I am sure is the billionth post on this topic. Could you please, for love of all your players sanity, increase the quality of...

    May 25, 2022
  44. Windance replied to the thread Suggestion: Add "known" flag to TS search results.

    With respect to lag: I do not think it would increase lag. The game/server is already going to loop over the recipes and look up if...

    May 25, 2022
  45. Windance replied to the thread Memorial Day Bonuses for 2022??.

    Expect the worst, that way you are pleasantly surprised when things turn out better than expected! :rolleyes:

    May 24, 2022
  46. Windance replied to the thread Suggestion: Add "known" flag to TS search results.

    To me "Learning" a recipe is just a checkmark. Its a record that you have successfully made the item in question. Get enough...

    May 24, 2022
  47. Windance replied to the thread Overseer improvement.

    I love this idea! I've got 200+ fragments waiting to be converted. Not looking forward to drilling through all the layers of the...

    May 24, 2022
  48. Windance liked Bernel's post in the thread Overseer improvement.

    I collected 70 collection dispensers when I was in the 80's because world exp was pretty easy. I didn't want to rush through the levels...

    May 24, 2022
  49. Windance liked Bernel's post in the thread Overseer improvement.

    A simple fix that would greatly help with the mouse junkiness is if both the icon and button could be clicked rather than just the tiny...

    May 24, 2022
  50. Windance replied to the thread Suggestion: Add "known" flag to TS search results.

    Exactly. The follow up request would be to somehow highlight / filter items on a merchant to those items needed for the currently...

    May 24, 2022
  51. Windance posted a new thread.

    Suggestion: Add "known" flag to TS search results

    For anyone who is currently working on getting their trade skills to 350 you have to lean hard on 3rd party sites like...

    Forum: The Veterans' Lounge

    May 24, 2022
  52. Windance replied to the thread Suggestions.

    I personally think a level 1 should be able to tag along with a 120. All the level limits do is put artificial limits to slow things...

    May 21, 2022
  53. Windance posted a new thread.

    Gamma Fix - Thank you!

    I just finished up running through 'close the gate' and noticed .... I COULD SEE ! Thank you...

    Forum: The Veterans' Lounge

    May 20, 2022
  54. Windance replied to the thread Suggestions.

    No thank you. All of the returning players quit EQ for various reasons. Many will quit again as soon as they remember what a GRIND...

    May 20, 2022
  55. Windance replied to the thread Dev.. we see it.. and not happy.

    If I had to guess its either: 1 - Change in body types makes it harder to run around something invis, itu, or sos. 2 - Change in...

    May 20, 2022
  56. Windance replied to the thread PC replacement.

    You can run EQ from an external drive. You would take a minor performance hit while loading the game/zoning.

    May 19, 2022
  57. Windance replied to the thread No, the devs do not need to reinvent the wizard..just a small adjustment.

    Two comments: #1 - Do you have pointers to a wizard write up that you use? #2 - Your post was pretty hard to read because it was all...

    May 19, 2022
  58. Windance replied to the thread PC replacement.

    What kind of crashes are you getting? Entire computer crashing or just the game client? You might get lucky and have an easy...

    May 19, 2022
  59. Windance liked Meeko's post in the thread Unable to disable raid kill message spam.

    ALT+O > Chat > Achievements > Mine Only

    May 19, 2022
  60. Windance liked Vumad's post in the thread New casino for Luclin Part 2.

    I didn't read most of this thread but I do have an item suggestion... Luck... Right now to increase luck, you need 2 of the same item....

    May 18, 2022
  61. Windance liked Vumad's post in the thread Can we make a Recipe Vendor? Bought with drops and plat..

    I don't agree with the OP but I do want to see a change. My change is a Tradeskill bank where you can hoard all your TS tagged items....

    May 18, 2022
  62. Windance replied to the thread New casino for Luclin Part 2.

    I think you just want them to make a new casino, and are using the argument that it would be good for the game as a "plat sink". Let...

    May 18, 2022
  63. Windance replied to the thread New casino for Luclin Part 2.

    The root problem from the first post is: There is too much plat floating around ... so ... How about they implement a plat tax instead?...

    May 18, 2022
  64. Windance liked adetia's post in the thread Can we make a Recipe Vendor? Bought with drops and plat..

    I oppose this strongly. On live servers, the reality is that every expansion that passes makes the route to 350 easier and easier. Its...

    May 18, 2022
  65. Windance liked adetia's post in the thread Can we make a Recipe Vendor? Bought with drops and plat..

    Also - for what its worth, I strongly recommend to all inexperienced tradeskillers that are looking to max out your prize, take each...

    May 18, 2022
  66. Windance replied to the thread New casino for Luclin Part 2.

    Its a slow EQ day so I'll throw my 0.02 into the mix. It costs ~ 300k-500k to fully outfit a level 120 character. You have rk1 spells...

    May 18, 2022
  67. Windance liked Skuz's post in the thread New casino for Luclin Part 2.

    I can see a casino 2.0 being popular but I would not want to see it being such a huge plat-sink as perhaps Benito would like purely because...

    May 18, 2022
  68. Windance replied to the thread Can we make a Recipe Vendor? Bought with drops and plat..

    I am one of the fools who slugged through to 350. It took me ~2.5 years to get from 300 to 350 on each of the trade skills. I am all...

    May 18, 2022
  69. Windance liked Mesil's post in the thread Anniversary Raid and other ramblings.

    Please put Anniversary Raid back into the Game.

    May 18, 2022
  70. Windance replied to the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    FYI - My guild has not yet beaten this event. In large part because we are normally 6-12 people shy of a full raid and have maybe 1/2...

    May 17, 2022
  71. Windance liked Swiss's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    True, but it is still a complex raid when you factor in all the emotes and cures etc. I don't know if the boss locking would benefit...

    May 17, 2022
  72. Windance liked Eilelyen's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    I know this may be from a previous patch and has since been hot patched but traveling through Ka Vethan is near impossible if you don't...

    May 17, 2022
  73. Windance liked Evurkvest's post in the thread Anniversary Raid and other ramblings.

    This. And that is why i think anniversary loot should be more about strong augs, clickys or other special items to make them relevant...

    May 17, 2022
  74. Windance liked KermittheFroglok's post in the thread PC replacement.

    Clearly a lot of ideas have been thrown out there. It sounds like you want BASIC, very basic no frills, just something you can buy &...

    May 16, 2022
  75. Windance liked Wdor's post in the thread PC replacement.

    I play on a 13 year old refurbished Dell E6430 laptop. It has Windows 10, which I assume whoever did the refurb installed. It is 8gb with...

    May 15, 2022
  76. Windance replied to the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    Which is "cheesier"? Getting out of LOS to block an effect? Having overwhelming DPS that lets you ignore the mechanics? ie....

    May 15, 2022
  77. Windance liked Koryu's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    Dead raiders don't do their job, like DPS. Getting a rez is fine, I don't mind the XP loss, but you're operating at reduced capacity...

    May 15, 2022
  78. Windance replied to the thread PC replacement.

    Follow up for those who who are not as tech savvy. When looking at the differences between a hard drive and the different SSD flavors (...

    May 15, 2022
  79. Windance replied to the thread PC replacement.

    There is a huge difference between benchmarked and real word performance with a specific application like Everquest. I did some extensive...

    May 15, 2022
  80. Windance replied to the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    I'm not sure what changes you are talking about on the Velks raid. The Bledrek "green aura" IS still blocked by walls. We did the...

    May 14, 2022
  81. Windance replied to the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    There is a HUGE difference between getting clickies for levitate and underwater breathing. Those are fairly easy to obtain and have...

    May 14, 2022
  82. Windance replied to the thread Anniversary Raid and other ramblings.

    This raid really brought back the love/hate relationship with class specific raid drops. This raid: class specific drop ... oh darn no...

    May 14, 2022
  83. Windance replied to the thread PC replacement.

    Several years ago I did some speed tests between HD's , SATA SSD's and even using a RAM drive. I don't have the benchmarks anymore but...

    May 13, 2022
  84. Windance replied to the thread PC replacement.

    Foolish how? [/quote] With HD's they generally show signs they are about to give up the ghost. SSD's are more likely to just...

    May 13, 2022
  85. Windance replied to the thread Can we make a Recipe Vendor? Bought with drops and plat..

    One of our better clerics was out for 6 months in part due to having surgery for carpal tunnel which she swears was ( in part ) due...

    May 13, 2022
  86. Windance liked Viper1's post in the thread Forum post limiting feature.

    I used to frequent this forum almost daily. Now, I only check it for patch notes and maybe occasionally click on a thread that looks...

    May 13, 2022
  87. Windance replied to the thread Forum post limiting feature.

    I like Brontu's argument, but ... I don't think an arbitrary post limit is a good way to go either. I don't visit the forums every day...

    May 13, 2022
  88. Windance liked Brontus's post in the thread Forum post limiting feature.

    It is 100% true that a handful of people are monopolizing the forums. One of our most esteemed and prolific posters managed to post 30...

    May 13, 2022
  89. Windance replied to the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    Thank you Ngreth for not having the change go live. I can't remember anyone stating they wanted to remove the LOS blocking from...

    May 12, 2022
  90. Windance liked Ngreth Thergn's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    No. we are still chasing this as we have been unable to reproduce the issue Actually yes. Ogre Heritage crates this month. No....

    May 12, 2022
  91. Windance replied to the thread PC replacement.

    What is your current system? ( Hardware / OS ) What is it about your current system that makes you want to upgrade?...

    May 12, 2022
  92. Windance liked Lianeb's post in the thread A Pre-emptive Request.

    If history holds true. I expect that the portal to Bloodfalls in Castle Mistmore will not work when the zone flips to Hardcore Heritage....

    May 12, 2022
  93. Windance replied to the thread Clean up on Bertox.. Guild Lobby.

    Corpses should poof after a certain about of time. Just logged in and looked around. Didn't see any massive piles ( other than the...

    May 12, 2022
  94. Windance liked strongbus's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    I add to this emotes that if 1 person fails can wipe the raid are also no fun. i don't find it not fun if failing a emote is a dt for...

    May 12, 2022
  95. Windance liked Tevik's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    Creating conditions where you can do everything right in response to an emote and still get killed by it is not fun, no. Random DTs of...

    May 12, 2022
  96. Windance liked Tevik's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    Not at all, but it's up often enough during the shackle emotes that you're going to have people dying due to bad design.

    May 12, 2022
  97. Windance liked Tevik's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    So the healers are supposed to run out into this: Moon's Punishment Not a player spell: Clicky, NPC spell, Proc, etc. Slot 21:...

    May 12, 2022
  98. Windance liked Winnowyl's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    If you're serious about this change, then you need to do something else with that aura. Being death touched out in BFE is not a good...

    May 12, 2022
  99. Windance liked Dalrek_MM's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    Agree with this. I think hiding behind walls was never intended from what we saw in beta. But its been so long now - is this change...

    May 12, 2022
  100. Windance liked Kiras's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    Agreed. As another alternative: Make the effect not damage the target, just everyone around them when it goes off (e.g. have it cast a...

    May 12, 2022
  101. Windance liked Syylke_EMarr's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    This change is stupid and needs to be reversed. Or the aura size needs to be cut in half.

    May 12, 2022
  102. Windance liked Lubianx's post in the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    This change is just mean. The raid is still doable by running out of the fort, but hiding in the buildings made it a little more...

    May 12, 2022
  103. Windance replied to the thread Request: New cat model for BST warder.

    I would LOVE it if the pet classes would have the option to automatically have their pets SHRUNK when they are summoned.

    May 12, 2022
  104. Windance liked Meckwell's post in the thread Anniversary Raid and other ramblings.

    I like the idea of the Anniversary Raid going back into game. We farmed it pretty hard and still did not get everything we wanted from it....

    May 12, 2022
  105. Windance liked Zarzac's post in the thread Anniversary Raid and other ramblings.

    Which imo would be OK. Leave it in as a standard raid and change it to a normal lockout.

    May 12, 2022
  106. Windance replied to the thread Anniversary Raid and other ramblings.

    The rewards are nice, but they aren't going to hold their value going forward like augs or clickies. Rather see it stay in and get...

    May 12, 2022
  107. Windance liked Soapy's post in the thread Anniversary Raid and other ramblings.

    There had been speculation that this year's anniversary raid could be left in game as a permanent addition, similar perhaps to GMM, PoWar,...

    May 12, 2022
  108. Windance replied to the thread Test Update 5/10/2022 - Patch Notes and Discussions.

    I would humbly ask the designer of the event to put yourselves in the players shoes and think about how "not fun" the event already is,...

    May 12, 2022
  109. Windance replied to the thread Confirmed Post patch (20th April 2022) - Brightness issues.

    The work around I ended up using was turning OFF gamma in the EQ client and using the NVidia control panel to set the brightness, contrast,...

    May 9, 2022
  110. Windance replied to the thread Portal server..

    The question isn't can it be done. The answer to that is nearly always yes it can. The question is one of resources. How much would it...

    May 9, 2022
  111. Windance replied to the thread Portal server..

    Yes it can be done. Wow implemented cross server instances for their group missions / raids, etc. years ago. Unfortunately it...

    May 8, 2022
  112. Windance replied to the thread Raid Warrior gear upgrade.

    That would be interesting to read. Hope you post it here.

    May 6, 2022
  113. Windance liked Cannikin's post in the thread Raid Warrior gear upgrade.

    Guys, in your eagerness to debate DW vs. shield, I think you're missing the point of the question. The original post asked what to upgrade...

    May 6, 2022
  114. Windance replied to the thread Did kill exp really need to be nerfed so hard?.

    "caught up" is going to mean different things to different folks. For me it means the character is tough enough to contribute in a...

    May 3, 2022
  115. Windance replied to the thread Display issues since last patch.

    I would suggest that you look into using your video cards built in color setup. First: load EQ -> Alt O -> display tab -> advanced...

    May 3, 2022
  116. Windance replied to the thread Overseer improvement.

    I hope they add a new reward for retiring agents. Be nice to do something with those 20+ duplicate elite agents.

    May 3, 2022
  117. Windance replied to the thread Did kill exp really need to be nerfed so hard?.

    The fundamental issue is that the relative XP you get from killing mobs has stayed constant, while the XP needed for the last 10+ levels...

    May 3, 2022
  118. Windance liked Accendo's post in the thread Any announcement / info on the Tempest Festival event?.

    Details are now live: https://www.everquest.com/news/eq-tempest-festival-2022

    May 2, 2022
  119. Windance liked Veteran_BetaTester's post in the thread So when is this invis issue going to get fixed?.

    Not only the invis doesn't work anymore (Bards duel invis, Rogue SoS etc) but some mobs are no longer headshotable.

    May 2, 2022
  120. Windance replied to the thread Did kill exp really need to be nerfed so hard?.

    Personally, I do not think "overseer" is playing EQ. Anyone who says XP rates are ok because we have overseer is missing the point. XP...

    May 2, 2022
  121. Windance liked Drakang's post in the thread Doomshade raid.

    Was it intentional to make it harder to kill the shades on the lower level that path to the aura and make it grow? Removing headshot,...

    May 1, 2022
  122. Windance liked Timmyboi's post in the thread Did kill exp really need to be nerfed so hard?.

    My response to the gatekeepers who seem to think that I'm advocating for EZ mode. If staff decided they wanted to reverse the xp rates and...

    May 1, 2022
  123. Windance replied to the thread Body Type woes? How the community can fix it:.

    What about something like a vampire? Its undead, but you are supposed to hit it in the heart to kill it ...

    Apr 30, 2022
  124. Windance replied to the thread Did kill exp really need to be nerfed so hard?.

    I agree with overseer being "too good". Its the counter for the XP being "so bad". I disagree that overseer is any form of cash cow....

    Apr 30, 2022
  125. Windance replied to the thread Did kill exp really need to be nerfed so hard?.

    How many hours a day was he grinding in those 2 weeks? How many hours a day would it take someone to solo the same amount?

    Apr 30, 2022
  126. Windance replied to the thread Box friendly improvement.

    I totally agree. If they have to do lockouts, maybe let me do the mission but make it so I can't loot if I have the lockout. Kind of...

    Apr 30, 2022
  127. Windance replied to the thread Box friendly improvement.

    One of the biggest differences was the lack of gear level limits. Get a shiny new thing, you can wear it right away. Since they are...

    Apr 30, 2022
  128. Windance replied to the thread How do I 'EQ' on live?.

    Welcome back Spazin. As others said its all about connecting with others or figuring out how to solo/box. You might consider making a...

    Apr 30, 2022
  129. Windance replied to the thread Fixed Internally Free the Goranga Headshot.

    Would love to see the DPS checks on this and other raids scaled back. The DPS checks don't seem to effect the top 10-15 guilds much at...

    Apr 29, 2022
  130. Windance liked Lubianx's post in the thread Fixed Internally Free the Goranga Headshot.

    This was reported a while ago. Prior to the last patch it was confirmed as fixed and moved to the resolved forum. After the patch it...

    Apr 29, 2022
  131. Windance replied to the thread Body Type woes? How the community can fix it:.

    I suspect the best thing the community can do is to keep providing examples of mobs that have changed behavior due to the body type change,...

    Apr 29, 2022
  132. Windance replied to the thread Log out here, Log in there.

    Your guild hall is a dynamic zone. If there is no one in the guild hall for a certain amount of time it will poof. Then when you...

    Apr 26, 2022
  133. Windance replied to the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    I like it gorgasm. If I remember correctly they implemented something of an AA curve years ago. Something like making 2x the AA rate if you...

    Apr 26, 2022
  134. Windance liked Gorgasm's post in the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    It's not actually true that achievements give a massively better reward than straight grinding does other than the group missions. The...

    Apr 26, 2022
  135. Windance liked EQ Dev's post in the thread Game Update Notes: April 25, 2022.

    April 25, 2022 _____________________ *** Quests & Events *** - Ikkinz (Raid Event) - Fixed Stalwart Defender being immune to pick...

    Apr 25, 2022
  136. Windance replied to the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    That assumes tenured players would sit on this server with a F2P character, which sounds unlikely. We recruit returning players....

    Apr 25, 2022
  137. Windance replied to the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    A server full of free to play people with max level 100 ... means there are no max level players offering advice, running missions,...

    Apr 25, 2022
  138. Windance replied to the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    In a way they have been. My AA/hr has been fairly consistent, going down a little, but AA required for each rank of all the AA lines...

    Apr 24, 2022
  139. Windance liked Andarriel's post in the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    Just think if they nerfed aa xp like regular xp and you would see alot of people stop playing i bet. All that would be left is overseer and...

    Apr 24, 2022
  140. Windance liked Oakenblade's post in the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    I just came back to live after having been gone since RoS. I can say with certainty that it's rough. Not by any means undoable, but more...

    Apr 24, 2022
  141. Windance replied to the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    That's after you've maxed it out right? When you are starting out its about half what you are getting.

    Apr 24, 2022
  142. Windance replied to the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    I think you are over estimating the number of AA that are being granted and how few are left. Have you helped any returning players...

    Apr 24, 2022
  143. Windance liked Omegga's post in the thread Fixed Internally Raid Chest Unlootable.

    In the Eastern Wastes 1 Raid (Griklor the Restless) the chest was unlootable. Everyone, including the raid leader got the message that they...

    Apr 24, 2022
  144. Windance replied to the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    I completely agree with the OP and others. I think AA are also out of hand and are actually worse to catch up on. At least with...

    Apr 24, 2022
  145. Windance liked Kalamir's post in the thread Please improve the returning player experience....

    Backstory - I've played EQ off and on since launch. I raided up through Prophecy of Ro on live and then quit for a few years. I've come...

    Apr 24, 2022
  146. Windance replied to the thread Is Specialization change working?.

    I think something is broken. During a normal 30 min "lessions" run the entire group is struggling with mana, even the cleric which is...

    Apr 23, 2022
  147. Windance replied to the thread Changes to caster/priest Spell Specialization - confused.

    What was the max specialization before the patch? I'm casting the same alternation spells for heals and its my primary specialization. I...

    Apr 23, 2022
  148. Windance replied to the thread Changes to caster/priest Spell Specialization - confused.

    I wish I had a good before and after but is it just me are the mana pools draining drastically faster?

    Apr 23, 2022
  149. Windance replied to the thread Should all raid DPS classes have equal raid DPS?.

    I think all raid DPS classes SHOULD be capable of roughly the same DPS. When a DPS class is underperforming to the point they are being...

    Apr 22, 2022
  150. Windance replied to the thread Why not use the community rather than breaking things?.

    Thank you Niente. From the player point of view .. Adding a few lines about WHY you are making a change to some core functionality that...

    Apr 22, 2022
  151. Windance liked niente's post in the thread Why not use the community rather than breaking things?.

    EQ is a really big, complicated game to work on. Play as well (but you already know that). That doesn't excuse making careless mistakes,...

    Apr 22, 2022
  152. Windance replied to the thread Why not use the community rather than breaking things?.

    One thing to consider is moving the live patch back a week, this would give them two weeks to fix issues that are found on test.

    Apr 21, 2022
  153. Windance replied to the thread Bummed out of EQ.

    We need to kill more gnomes. There are so many missions where you have to escort or save a clueless gnome ...

    Apr 21, 2022
  154. Windance replied to the thread Raid Warrior gear upgrade.

    Pretty sure he has CoV for most slots and a couple ToL T1 raid pieces

    Apr 21, 2022
  155. Windance liked Sancus's post in the thread Addressing Latency.

    I appreciate this post. That said, I have to echo Rylak's sentiments. This is not just an engineering problem, and it's frustrating to...

    Apr 20, 2022
  156. Windance liked Accendo's post in the thread Addressing Latency.

    For those of you upset and frustrated by lag, we understand and hear you. It frustrates us, too. This post is meant to provide some insight...

    Apr 20, 2022
  157. Windance posted a new thread.

    Raid Warrior gear upgrade

    Interesting to hear from any high end warriors what advice they would give to a returning warrior raiding on live. What would you get with...

    Forum: Tanks

    Apr 20, 2022
  158. Windance replied to the thread Group currency.

    I think you are confusing group vs. overseer currency.

    Apr 20, 2022
  159. Windance replied to the thread Aten Ha Ra Group Mission Issue.

    Circelee, I don't have a good answer for why but I can over some suggestions that might help. Check your logs. Are you getting the...

    Apr 20, 2022
  160. Windance replied to the thread Group currency.

    Why don't they give group currency for completing the quest/merc quest lines? Would improve their replay-ability and maybe give folks a...

    Apr 20, 2022
  161. Windance replied to the thread Aten Ha Ra Group Mission Issue.

    Just to clarify your statement: Group: 1 Cicelee (you) 2 Foo 3 Bar The emote would look like: Aten Ha Ra points at Cicelee...

    Apr 20, 2022
  162. Windance replied to the thread Best Raid Group Composition.

    I'm sure others can answer this better than I but what I've been told as the rule of thumb: Tank group: 3x war/pally/sk 2-3x cleric...

    Apr 17, 2022
  163. Windance replied to the thread Derailing threads and moderation.

    One of our better clerics was laid up for 3 months due to RSI from pushing TS's to 350.

    Apr 17, 2022
  164. Windance posted a new thread.

    Help with Housing

    I was trying to help someone place their anchor and I accidently "stored" about 500 items that had been placed in our guild hall. Is...

    Forum: The Veterans' Lounge

    Apr 15, 2022
  165. Windance replied to the thread Everquest Trivia #842.

    Does the item fit in the face slot ?

    Apr 14, 2022
  166. Windance replied to the thread Feature Request [Crowd Pleaser] Baz Search Filter for Collectibles.

    Here are some napkin style ballpark numbers. There are 16672 items in the bazaar on bertox right night. You can currently filter...

    Apr 14, 2022
  167. Windance replied to the thread Everquest Trivia #842.

    Is it a belt?

    Apr 13, 2022
  168. Windance replied to the thread Everquest Trivia #842.

    Is the item an earring?

    Apr 13, 2022
  169. Windance replied to the thread Did they just nerf the heck out of headshot?.

    I dusted off my rogue and finally got it 120 last week so they had to roll out a nerf. Its all my fault.

    Apr 13, 2022
  170. Windance replied to the thread Can we make housing Viable.

    I don't see what the point of the request is. It works. They fixed the bug were all the anchors went poof. Housing is "viable" I've seen...

    Apr 13, 2022
  171. Windance liked Kaenneth's post in the thread Feature Request [Crowd Pleaser] Baz Search Filter for Collectibles.

    The ability to click a linked item, or a collection UI item and do a search for that one would be nice.

    Apr 13, 2022
  172. Windance replied to the thread Feature Request [Crowd Pleaser] Baz Search Filter for Collectibles.

    They could implement the filtering client side instead of server side.

    Apr 12, 2022
  173. Windance replied to the thread Best path to acquire OMM: Staff of Forbidden Rites.

    We generally go with just spawning pets and throwing them in and praying they don't all get feared at the same time. mages > necros >...

    Apr 12, 2022
  174. Windance liked Deux's post in the thread Feature Request [Crowd Pleaser] Baz Search Filter for Collectibles.

    For the Bazaar search window, can we get filter to screen out the collectible results that we already own? That would be SO BLOODY NICE...

    Apr 12, 2022
  175. Windance replied to the thread Best path to acquire OMM: Staff of Forbidden Rites.

    follow up o Lianeb's post https://everquest.allakhazam.com/db/quest.html?quest=4384 - Mining Behemoth - south end of zone and was very...

    Apr 12, 2022
  176. Windance replied to the thread Everquest Trivia #842.

    Is the item stackable?

    Apr 12, 2022
  177. Windance posted a new thread.

    Best path to acquire OMM: Staff of Forbidden Rites

    One of the "must haves" for any raiding druid or shaman is the OMM Staff of Forbidden Rites....

    Forum: The Veterans' Lounge

    Apr 12, 2022
  178. Windance replied to the thread Solteris Raid Shenanigans.

    It is likely we were doing too much damage and killing the splitting mobs so they didn't have a chance for the script to trigger the...

    Apr 10, 2022
  179. Windance posted a new thread.

    Solteris Raid Shenanigans

    The Solteris raid is still very buggy. Saturday 4/9/2022 we did this raid on live with 120's. 1st event - worked fine. 2nd event -...

    Forum: Bug Reports

    Apr 9, 2022
  180. Windance liked Corvo's post in the thread Where is the fun?.

    Failing to derive enjoyment from hobbies is a classic symptom of depression. Make your mental health a priority and you might find yourself...

    Apr 8, 2022
  181. Windance replied to the thread Botting as handled by MUDs.

    I played on dozens of MUDs and none of them were tuned around "the holy trinity" play style. I can't remember a single MUD where...

    Apr 8, 2022
  182. Windance replied to the thread Could the Everquest franchise survive a great reset?.

    I play on live because I have put time into my character and I have been gaming/raiding with the same set of people for years. I have...

    Apr 5, 2022
  183. Windance replied to the thread Idea for enhancing group with 7th member without breaking game mechanics.

    Or just make raid XP scale up as well or better than group XP

    Apr 1, 2022
  184. Windance replied to the thread Intel 12 series CPU, anyone using one?.

    Heat kills. Intel is currently behind AMD when it comes to their CPU "node size" so to make their CPU competitive against AMD they are...

    Apr 1, 2022
  185. Windance replied to the thread Rallos Zek Earring.

    I can only image how bad those combines would be with out having your TS AA's maxed. Last year I was working on a tinker and was...

    Apr 1, 2022
  186. Windance liked TsiawdMS's post in the thread Rallos Zek Earring.

    I never bought the aa! that was the issue.. farmed marrow for 8th time this week and finally got the combine done on my sk. thanks...

    Apr 1, 2022
  187. Windance replied to the thread April Fools Day- If you were a dev, what would you do?.

    While it's fun to think about "jokes" that could be done ... the end result would just be a yet another thing people complain about or...

    Apr 1, 2022
  188. Windance replied to the thread How is boxing a grp of toons, a game design flaw?.

    For many people the live servers is about raiding. I know several of our guild hate the XP, AA, augs grind. Its just something they...

    Mar 31, 2022
  189. Windance liked CatsPaws's post in the thread List of Hero's Resolution/Fortitude.

    This is the exact same thing but for some reason its much easier for me to read https://everquest.fanra.info/wiki/Hero%27s_Special_AAs

    Mar 31, 2022
  190. Windance liked Jumbur's post in the thread List of Hero's Resolution/Fortitude.

    https://eqboard.rebelhq.org/index.php?topic=22469.0

    Mar 31, 2022
  191. Windance replied to the thread List of Hero's Resolution/Fortitude.

    Thanks for the links.

    Mar 31, 2022
  192. Windance replied to the thread How EQ team can make FREE* money!.

    I would be seriously tempted if it was large enough to store all the TS mats for around $100-$200. The convenience of having everything...

    Mar 31, 2022
  193. Windance posted a new thread.

    List of Hero's Resolution/Fortitude

    Does anyone have a list of the achievements needed to unlock all the Hero's Resolution/Fortitude. Is it just doing the "Challenger of...

    Forum: The Veterans' Lounge

    Mar 31, 2022
  194. Windance liked Laronk's post in the thread just an idea to fix some things or break them.

    People are always going to sell a service if someone is willing to pay. You can try to make rules but they don't ever work because people...

    Mar 31, 2022