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Games => Diablo (now with Diablo 4 Hype) => Topic started by: Timinator on August 17, 2020, 07:45:12 AM

Title: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Timinator on August 17, 2020, 07:45:12 AM
Here is a blast from the past  http://www.gamersoasis.net/backup/index.php?topic=18351.0

That CarBot animations D2 youtube videos have got me excited about the game and actually playing again!  I've got a few characters to beat normal Diablo, some taking a heck of a lot of time. 

Currently taking some untwinked characters in 1.08 through normal act2.  Its slow going but fun getting levels, picking up rares, locking in those waypoints!

Only 15 characters left in it now.
9 in act 2 normal.
3 in act 3 normal.
3 in act 4 normal.

They cover patches 1.02, 1.06, 1.07 and 1.08.

The 1.07 are the strongest as they have had hand me down gear available!  At this rate I might be out of Act 2 by Christmas!
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Sssith on August 17, 2020, 09:11:20 AM
That is a lot of D2.
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Dust on August 17, 2020, 09:38:44 AM
If you find a Sur and an Ohm in .08, I would be very interested in showering you with riches in a later patch...
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Drozz on August 17, 2020, 08:09:58 PM
I continue to consider getting back into D2, but I think the learning curve would be too great. We'll have to see how bored I get with D3.
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Sssith on August 17, 2020, 08:24:02 PM
If they remastered D2 I would buy it.
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: mn4nu on August 18, 2020, 04:02:00 PM
I'll repeat what I said 8 years ago...You are crazy!!  ;)
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Timinator on August 22, 2020, 07:46:21 AM
Well the 1.07 assy with her sigon set was strong enough for act 3,4 and 5.  Getting 8 levels ups from the normal ancients was cool.

Got 3 greens and a gold at Baal!
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: mn4nu on August 22, 2020, 05:57:25 PM
Getting a gold in 1.07 is nice.
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Melchior on September 02, 2020, 07:30:49 PM
If they remastered D2 I would buy it.
Absolutely. I want to play some D2, but it takes too much dicking around to get a decent resolution.

Glad to see Tim is still a sick, sick man.
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: D2Addict on September 05, 2020, 12:22:47 PM
Well the 1.07 assy with her sigon set was strong enough for act 3,4 and 5.  Getting 8 levels ups from the normal ancients was cool.

Got 3 greens and a gold at Baal!
Baal has never been good to me for drops. You ought to drag everyone along to the same place per version and then move on.

If they remastered D2 I would buy it.
Absolutely. I want to play some D2, but it takes too much dicking around to get a decent resolution.

Glad to see Tim is still a sick, sick man.
You can just have it open in a window by using - w on the shortcut or use a older computer and/or monitor.
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Timinator on September 01, 2021, 06:47:31 PM

Currently taking some untwinked characters in 1.08 through normal act2.  Its slow going but fun getting levels, picking up rares, locking in those waypoints!

Only 15 characters left in it now.
9 in act 2 normal.
3 in act 3 normal.
3 in act 4 normal.

They cover patches 1.02, 1.06, 1.07 and 1.08.

The 1.07 are the strongest as they have had hand me down gear available!  At this rate I might be out of Act 2 by Christmas!

Well not quite out of act 2 by Christmas .. but had some progress recently
5 in act 2 normal.
4 in act 3 normal.
4 in act 4 normal.

Currently doing 2-3 hours each night.  I've found spending some time on each is helping so I'm not trying to think "what gear have you got? what skills do you have? and what are the quirks of this patch?

1.02 has 1 to go
1.07 has 1 to go
1.06 has 4 to go
1.08 has all 7.

Does anyone remember that before level 25 its best to kill monsters around your level or you get almost no experience? Its much smoother after 25.
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Supermatt on September 01, 2021, 10:46:00 PM
so, you effectively have 4 different installs and are playing 36 characters in parallel?

also, no 1.09 or 1.1x? or are those complete?
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: mn4nu on September 02, 2021, 04:26:48 AM
Keep up the progress Tim!
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Timinator on September 02, 2021, 06:49:44 AM
so, you effectively have 4 different installs and are playing 36 characters in parallel?

also, no 1.09 or 1.1x? or are those complete?

1.09 has one in progress. 1.14 has a LOT in progress. Just in nm or hell

About 100 not finished hell in total over all patches :)
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Sssith on September 02, 2021, 10:18:26 AM
100.

Yep...always knew you were insane.
Title: Re: Operation Complete Normal: continued
Post by: Timinator on September 14, 2021, 04:58:03 PM
i've been making some more progress when i'm not looking for runes in LK.

Only 4 left in Act 2 now, 3 left in act 3 and 2 of those have started into the jungle which I despise.  4 in act 4, two of those just need big D.  2 more mid act 5 who need some levels/gear before the end!    I spent a bit of time muling some stuff around, its a bit harder in the early patches not supported by ATMA.