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Apr 12 2013
By: d1v4d Fender Bender 4057 posts
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Hammers Quicker Than Spears - Explain?

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I don't get it.
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Re: Hammers Quicker Than Spears - Explain?

Apr 12, 2013

^ran into this several times yesterday

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Re: Hammers Quicker Than Spears - Explain?

Apr 12, 2013
I've seen Hammers be quicker than both swords and spears. I'm lost and confused.



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Apr 12, 2013
It is weird. I'm a Hammer user and I'll be the first to admit on numerous occasion they beat out Spears.

It's like you would think Hammers do more damage than Swords but it's actually reverse.


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Apr 12, 2013
Well, I know you all are experienced, and are still baffled by this. I'm gonna go out back, and I expect to swing a sludge hammer quicker than a pole.
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Apr 12, 2013

on several ocassions i've run into a good hammer user who dominates/frustrates me.  

 

first, they're good players who move & defend very well.  but the frustrating part is their hammer attacks always land first and i rarely get away without an L2.  

 

i've tried all the hammers and never feel like i'm the one dishing it out like that.    

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Apr 12, 2013

Try Ares, with the Gladiator Hammer or the Champion hammer...Those babies are the law of hammers,

 lots of nice combos there.

 

Even more if you use the object (i dont remember the name) wich gives you Atk Speed.

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Re: Hammers Quicker Than Spears - Explain?

Apr 12, 2013

bleeeeeh?




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Apr 12, 2013

d1v4d wrote:
Well, I know you all are experienced, and are still baffled by this. I'm gonna go out back, and I expect to swing a sludge hammer quicker than a pole.

That would be "sledge" hammer, my friend.

Nothing in this game makes sense as far as the speed of attacks that simply should just not be so fast, especially hammers.

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Re: Hammers Quicker Than Spears - Explain?

Apr 12, 2013
^Yah, apologies. I was in class, couldn't "take my time".

But yes, I don't understand the startup speeds at all.
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