I got an offhand with HSR.
My question is: is there a lower limit?
An skill has casting time of 1/2 sec, would HSR make ir 1/4 of a sec?
Or an skill with 1/4sec would be 1/8 sec...
EDIT: I know that 1/2, 1/4 and 1/8 are basicly the same thing to us, but I really would like to know.
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Thread: Halves Skill Casting limit?
08-09-2006, 14:13 #1
Halves Skill Casting limit?
08-09-2006, 14:54 #2
there is no lower limit as far as i know. Spells with 1/4 cast time get cast at 1/8 if the item effect kicks in.
Keep in mind that the half cast time only applies to spell type skills. It is also a bit of a gamble since at best it has a 20% chance.
Using two items does not give you a 40% chance either. There might be some post that calculates your chances with two items of that kind.
08-09-2006, 15:13 #3
doesnt HSR stand for halves spell recharge ?, in which case it wont change the casting time only the recharge time?
08-09-2006, 15:54 #4
08-09-2006, 16:15 #5
For half recharge there is a lower limit 50% for combined skills, though individual skills can exceed this. Currently there is no lower limit to reducing casting time.
08-09-2006, 16:53 #6
For skill recharge at least, and I assume it applies to casting time also, if you hold two items, a wand and offhand, that both have a 20% chance of halfing recharge, what you get in total is a 32% chance that you half recharge, *and* a 4% chance that you quarter recharge.
08-09-2006, 18:39 #7
It used to be that way until the July 13th Update:
Originally Posted by www.guildwars.com/support/gameupdates
08-09-2006, 23:40 #8
Ok, while you can no longer get 1/4 spell recharge from 2 20/20, you *can* get 1/4 casting time.