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New Ability Bar Cooldown effect

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Arlette
02.07.2012 , 06:04 PM | #1031
I found a solution to the flashy action bar... I wear my sunglasses and no I'm not kidding.

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darthtoph
02.07.2012 , 06:04 PM | #1032
True.
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revcasy
02.07.2012 , 06:04 PM | #1033
I really like the new cooldown indicators too. Just sayin'.

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mufutiz
02.07.2012 , 06:05 PM | #1034
It's a step or two up from before.

Unfortunately last patch changing the indicator from its vanilla state was several steps back.

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EvilGoodOne
02.07.2012 , 06:06 PM | #1035
Quote: Originally Posted by revcasy View Post
I really like the new cooldown indicators too. Just sayin'.
Oh ye, they are magnificent, so pretty, too bad cant look a em more then for 5 min without having a eye strain and headache.
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gbrecht
02.07.2012 , 06:07 PM | #1036
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Oteefo
02.07.2012 , 06:08 PM | #1037
The new cooldown graphics are teh suck......
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Euthyphro
02.07.2012 , 06:08 PM | #1038
Just want to add another voice of disapproval with the new darkened icons. As the OP mentioned, it is now MORE difficult to tell what is unavailable and what's on global cooldown. If I didn't have most of my abilities memorized, i'd be having a pretty hard time right now. I preferred the prior system.

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Deyjarl
02.07.2012 , 06:09 PM | #1039
Again, this does not mean I don't want the Cool down effect changed.

http://youtu.be/AUsvE_jpI0Q

But you can see especially on the left hand bar, not all abilities flash. Surrender when on cool down doesn't. Abilities that ignore the global cool down don't, etc.



I prefer a system of abilities grayed out if not available. Not grayed when available. So much more intuitive system.
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Noviru
02.07.2012 , 06:11 PM | #1040
Hello everyone,

This thread has exceeded our post threshold of 1,000 posts, and as such we have recreated it. Please continue any discussion, feedback, or concerns you have regarding the latest changes to the Ability Bar and cool downs, here: New Ability Bar Cooldown effect.

Thank you!