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Good Grief!! (A greif question)

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  1. EclipseOTO

    EclipseOTO IncGamers Member

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    Good Grief!! (A greif question)

    So, I finally got the grief I've been saving for, as I have a smiter pally. All of the guides I have read said that grief is the way to go because of the huge bonus to straight up damage. When I got it though, it didn't effect my damage at all... um... why not...? Please help!

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    Re: Good Grief!! (A greif question)

    +damage from Grief does not show on the Lying Character screen, but it actually adds. For an experiment, buy a buckler from Charsi in Normal difficulty, go to Hell Eldritch, and smite him with the buckler without using Holy Shield.
     
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    Re: Good Grief!! (A greif question)

    Yup, just go bash some things with it. You'll notice the difference. :grin:
     
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    Re: Good Grief!! (A greif question)

    Yeah, I noticed that when I attacked mephisto in hell, it takes about 2 seconds to kill him now, hahaha! Thanks guys!
     
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    Re: Good Grief!! (A greif question)

    Sure thing. Are we not linking the German site anymore? I just realized I haven't seen it linked in awhile. There's a weapon damage calculator on a site that I can't seem to find my link to now, actually, that allows you to calculate your true damage if you're interested. Perhaps someone else can provide the link if it's still kosher.
     
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    Re: Good Grief!! (A greif question)

    The diablo2.ingame.de site is OK, as long as you don't link to their forums (which would be pointless anyway).
     
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    Re: Good Grief!! (A greif question)

    Thanks (again) for the clarification, krischan.

    I realized I couldn't find my link because I was barking up the wrong tree. Here is the weapon damage calculator I use that allows you to more accurately account for things like +damage from Grief if you're interested in having a look.
     

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