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    Have they confirmed what will be wiped yet

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    The wipe is a lie.

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    You will only lose the skills/items that are removed/changed in DF2.

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    Melee mastery removed and changed to Melee Paragon
    Sharpshooter removed and changed to Archery Paragon
    Fire magic removed and changed to Elemental Fire Magic
    Mana conservation removed and changed to Mana Management
    Intensify Spells removed and changed to Amplify Spells
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    It's not a wipe guys. Don't worry. Also DF2.0 is a year out so don't even worry that it's a wipe.
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    Not confirmed.
    Not definitively denied.

    It will most likely be something in between, but we won't know at least until DF2.0 beta in Q4 of this year.
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    At this point I'm pretty sure there'll be no full wipe. The only allusions to a wipe so far have been from Tasos being vague and saying "it won't matter" which is probably his way of saying "The old skills will get transferred to the new ones so you won't need to grind again, but the skills in the current form will of course be wiped (removed)".

    I'd prefer to see Resfelm writing the blog for us. Tasos' vagueness comes in handy when bamboozling investors, not so much for the community who just want to know what the fuck is going on.

    Edit: Also I'd ask that if the grind was greatly reduced in 2.0 (as it should be) would a wipe really be that big a deal? To make myself clear old players will already have a great deal of resources outside of the direct game ones. They'll have contacts, clans, and knowledge of how the game works meaning they'll already fly past new players.
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    DF2.0 is a new game. If you know what a NEW game means you can answere the question yourself
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    Quote Originally Posted by Niburu View Post
    DF2.0 is a new game. If you know what a NEW game means you can answere the question yourself
    It's not though. It's a rehash of DF despite being named a sequel. They'll be recycling old resources and code. It shouldn't be so hard to transfer over some of the effort players made from DF to DF2.0.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Niburu View Post
    DF2.0 is a new game. If you know what a NEW game means you can answere the question yourself
    I think theres a difference between Darkfall 2 and Darkfall 2.0
    im not sure but thats my guess

    Theyve said before theres not going to be a wipe if they havent made that clear enough but everyone says that they changed theyre mind after saying that, which i havent seen any proof of even after providing my proof, but even with a wipe its not like theyre just going to wipe you, they wipe EVERYONE therefore everyones equal, no argument could be made against be equal without being elitist. If you want an advantage over someone go get level 100 in WoW.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Aratix View Post
    Melee mastery removed and changed to Melee Paragon
    Sharpshooter removed and changed to Archery Paragon
    Fire magic removed and changed to Elemental Fire Magic
    Mana conservation removed and changed to Mana Management
    Intensify Spells removed and changed to Amplify Spells
    etc...

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    It's not a wipe guys. Don't worry. Also DF2.0 is a year out so don't even worry that it's a wipe.
    Complete BS. Nothing has been confirmed regarding the wipe. More then likely it will be a wipe. New game means everyone starts at zero. When was the last time a gaming company came out with a new MMO and let everyone carry their character over from a previous game?
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    "the wipe" is yet another reason why some people stay away from the game.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mad Dog View Post
    "the wipe" is yet another reason why some people stay away from the game.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dwhap View Post
    Complete BS. Nothing has been confirmed regarding the wipe. More then likely it will be a wipe. New game means everyone starts at zero. When was the last time a gaming company came out with a new MMO and let everyone carry their character over from a previous game?
    Never ?

    Its a suicide for the company /game who does it. Even with compansation noone trusts ever such a company and its very difficult for any company to recover (See the NGE..lost 250k of players and never got over 15k in 5-i years after their "new version")

    Its suicide to wipe. Its a MMORPG and the rule is your acchievements and progress get saved. period

    No company survived a wipe and it is absolutely fair that way for such a company.
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    Wipe means, i wipe DF from my harddisk !

    mmkay AV ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MortalZero View Post
    Never ?

    Its a suicide for the company /game who does it. Even with compansation noone trusts ever such a company and its very difficult for any company to recover (See the NGE..lost 250k of players and never got over 15k in 5-i years after their "new version")

    Its suicide to wipe. Its a MMORPG and the rule is your acchievements and progress get saved. period

    No company survived a wipe and it is absolutely fair that way for such a company.
    You are not getting it. They aren't wiping Darkfall, they are just not letting you carry your Darkfall character over the the NEW MMO which is "Darkfall2" or what ever they decide to call it. It would be suicide if AV doesn't wipe. They know this.
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    Question Adressing the community`s wipe anxiety

    Everyone seems to be terrified about the wipe of their beloved killing machines and lootbags, i just talked to a friend about DF and remembered this old antilag project UltimaOnline used to do

    We could have something similar to UOs "Clean up Britannia" where you threw your items in a special trashchest in exchange for a differing amount of tickets - (better item more tickets) those tickets could be used to buy special stuff. (yaay blessdeeds)

    In our case DF1 Skills Stats and/or bankboxes could be converted into Tickets to be reallocated in the new game


    Not only would such a system and its timely announcement encourage people to play until DF2.0 comes but also ease everyones mind knowing old achievements are not in vain
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    Whats your thoughts?
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