Beaten down, and can't get up again.

"VAs are too strong!" "Evokers are too weak!" "Nerf Kinu!"
A place for all your ideas and woes regarding game balance.
User avatar
Spoops
Posted to Death
Posted to Death
Posts: 2280
Joined: Wed Feb 25, 2015 9:25 am
Location: Somewhere

Beaten down, and can't get up again.

Postby Spoops » Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:29 am

Sustain is still an extremely annoying tactic in any fight, and KO should not be able to be recovered from as easily as it is now, I think that Badly Beaten should incur a 50% healing penalty on the sufferer of the status.

On top of this, it can currently be cleansed by Wash Away and Cleanse Potion, these shouldn't be able to be cleansed in my opinion.

I believe this to be important enough to warrant raising a thread before the trait rework happens, as it is an extremely abuse-able strategy, despite not being employed too often.

User avatar
WaifuApple
Intermediate Poster
Intermediate Poster
Posts: 70
Joined: Tue Feb 20, 2018 5:57 pm
Contact:

Re: Beaten down, and can't get up again.

Postby WaifuApple » Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:31 am

Nothing to add but my support for this.
Image
I have nothing useful to contribute to this signature.

User avatar
GSM
Frequent Poster
Frequent Poster
Posts: 136
Joined: Fri May 05, 2017 10:39 pm
Location: Bumfuck Nowhere, USA
Contact:

Re: Beaten down, and can't get up again.

Postby GSM » Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:33 am

This is very fair, since the only real strategy to bring downed people back is to spam heals until they're immediately at full health after 1 round passes. Not to mention people using this strategy can out-heal people's damage and then some.

I can't see why this wouldn't be implemented.
Image
Image
Image

User avatar
MakeshiftWalrus
Frequent Poster
Frequent Poster
Posts: 176
Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2014 6:53 pm

Re: Beaten down, and can't get up again.

Postby MakeshiftWalrus » Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:40 am

I'd like to see this change implemented. Getting people back on their feet with full health is only an Elf away.

User avatar
Fern
Omega Poster
Omega Poster
Posts: 412
Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2014 6:46 pm
Location: Venezuela
Contact:

Re: Beaten down, and can't get up again.

Postby Fern » Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:42 am

I've seen this happen very, very, veeeeeery often. Not only it's easily abuseable, but it also makes battles way longer than they should be.

I support this.
Image

User avatar
Shujin
Posted to Death
Posted to Death
Posts: 581
Joined: Wed Dec 10, 2014 8:48 pm

Re: Beaten down, and can't get up again.

Postby Shujin » Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:46 am

+1, mostly to the badly beaten, less heal part. Don't mind the other either, but the former is a must.

User avatar
Sawrock
Posted to Death
Posted to Death
Posts: 532
Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2014 9:29 pm

Re: Beaten down, and can't get up again.

Postby Sawrock » Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:52 am

I support both of these suggestions; a healer should seek to heal those standing before they fall.
Image

Kensai
Novice Member
Novice Member
Posts: 11
Joined: Sun Aug 26, 2018 1:51 am

Re: Beaten down, and can't get up again.

Postby Kensai » Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:15 am

Anything to fk up that grind group that keeps spamming heals.

User avatar
iStabOreos
Intermediate Poster
Intermediate Poster
Posts: 61
Joined: Wed Dec 23, 2015 4:30 pm
Location: Hammer Space

Re: Beaten down, and can't get up again.

Postby iStabOreos » Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:39 am

I shall also support this.
Image

User avatar
FancyCyclops
Novice Member
Novice Member
Posts: 14
Joined: Wed Jul 18, 2018 11:13 am
Location: Shitposter's Basement

Re: Beaten down, and can't get up again.

Postby FancyCyclops » Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:02 am

I am greatly in favor of this!
Image
Image


Return to “Balance Fu”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests