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Enchanting

Post by RedGiant » Fri Dec 07, 2018 3:16 am

Is anything awry in the enchanting realm? On an epic enchanter with magic diety and full piety over long logs...I have several days worth of no god saves whatsoever and tens of thousands in explosions on what was even a week ago very doable items.

Please no mystical replies. We've all been doing this long enough to recognize a run of bad luck. But closing in on a week of it with no triggers...methinks something is off.
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Re: Enchanting

Post by RedGiant » Fri Dec 07, 2018 3:19 am

To add to the mystery...what is with the random food addition percent's populating in my status bar as I'm doing nothing (especially NOT eating) but trying to enchant/simultaneously deplete my bank account?
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Re: Enchanting

Post by CosmicOrderV » Fri Dec 07, 2018 3:28 am

The random additions to food bar are from settlements being able to give passive bonuses to food / drink. I couldn't say for the lacking god-saves.

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Re: Enchanting

Post by Mythical » Fri Dec 07, 2018 3:08 pm

I've found in the past that I sometimes can't get the godsave to trigger on one server but moving to another will get it to fire. Try that?

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Re: Enchanting

Post by naturaly » Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:47 pm

The god save does have a cooldown. Are you sure you didn't get it within the last in game day? (Some say the countdown is just 1 hour, I dont know for sure)

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Re: Enchanting

Post by RedGiant » Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:46 am

Just did it again on a 76%...going on a week and a half. Going to try the switching servers thing...but this is really weird.

Is power/presence still a thing...behind the scenes maybe? Can the deity be fatigued by other users? lol

Edit*
Okay...got one...maybe just the worst run of luck ever?
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Re: Enchanting

Post by Atlantahammy » Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:53 am

RedGiant wrote:
Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:46 am
Just did it again on a 76%...going on a week and a half. Going to try the switching servers thing...but this is really weird.

Is power/presence still a thing...behind the scenes maybe? Can the deity be fatigued by other users? lol

Edit*
Okay...got one...maybe just the worst run of luck ever?
I have noticed God saves not firing as well, I've had a horrible couple of days trying to enchant things.

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Re: Enchanting

Post by The Rambling Midget » Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:57 am

Seen the same with crafting saves, even after being offline overnight.
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Re: Enchanting

Post by Xerah » Sun Dec 09, 2018 4:02 am

Your failures are within the realm of reasonable statistical probability. Not a very reassuring answer but some times RED comes up 32 times in a row.

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Re: Enchanting

Post by Skibbles » Sun Dec 09, 2018 4:56 am

What server are you enchanting on? I have been thinking the same thing lately, that something is borked on city and planes. I blew out tons of items and not a single save with 100 piety and it is far outside the norm.

Then I went to surface and god saved on the first try on a 5%.
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Re: Enchanting

Post by Atlantahammy » Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:09 am

Surface for me.

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Re: Enchanting

Post by Hazard » Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:43 am

I've had far worse luck in the past. So much worse. I was convinced god saves were broken or removed from the game.

Then one day, the drought suddenly ended.

Maybe worth looking into just to be sure though!

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Re: Enchanting

Post by RedGiant » Sun Dec 09, 2018 7:17 am

All of my failure(s x10^4) were on Cities and Planes. I did not change servers for the duration. Whether any of this has anything to do with a statistically improbable run of bad luck, I dunno, but I was about to dance around the laptop with a feather next.
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Re: Enchanting

Post by Aelryn Bloodmoon » Sun Dec 09, 2018 8:04 am

I strongly suspect, but have no proof, that the "gods work in mysterious ways" mechanic is a cap on how many times a god-save can activate over a longer period of time than the typical IG day reset.

As an example of how this would work, you could farm your 'daily' god save every 2 hours and a half odd hours, but if you have a particularly productive string of IG days, perhaps suddenly you might find yourself doing without. If I had to make up numbers, I'd say 7 godsaves per week, so if you played for almost a whole day and godsaved 7 times during that span while you pursued a project, you might find yourself doing without for the rest of the week.

At the least, it might fit the theme of dry spells.

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Re: Enchanting

Post by Xerah » Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:26 am

Aelryn Bloodmoon wrote:
Sun Dec 09, 2018 8:04 am
I strongly suspect, but have no proof, that the "gods work in mysterious ways" mechanic is a cap on how many times a god-save can activate over a longer period of time than the typical IG day reset.

As an example of how this would work, you could farm your 'daily' god save every 2 hours and a half odd hours, but if you have a particularly productive string of IG days, perhaps suddenly you might find yourself doing without. If I had to make up numbers, I'd say 7 godsaves per week, so if you played for almost a whole day and godsaved 7 times during that span while you pursued a project, you might find yourself doing without for the rest of the week.

At the least, it might fit the theme of dry spells.

IC reasoning is simple- the gods have more important things to do than spend all their attention on any one mortal!
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