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Power Tech or Assassin (coming back from long break)

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Power Tech or Assassin (coming back from long break)

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JasonNH
04.22.2013 , 01:25 PM | #11
Quote: Originally Posted by sithheroes View Post
He means if you refreshed it on CD there would still be about 5 seconds of the old dark ward up and potentially 8 stacks of increased adsorb rating, 8 stacks = 8% sbsorb rating. So rather then mindless spamming it on CD like you could before you want to wait till the last second to refresh it to maximize the amount of time you have the extra defensive stats
Okay, I misunderstood then. I thought he was talking about occasions where DW stacks were gone, it came off cooldown, but he waited to refresh because he didn't want to lose the bulwark stacks.
Going into carbonite until the multiplayer returns to the MMO

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mastirkal
04.22.2013 , 01:52 PM | #12
It's funny how sin tanks went from the easiest to pick up to arguably the hardest. Took me a good few days on the pts to get it down.

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XisscVekno
04.25.2013 , 12:35 PM | #13
Powertechs have always been the easiest to play tank. Sins the more complicated, though pre-2.0 less so than now.

If you want a tank where you feel like you got more going on and your more active in the fight than just standing around holding threat I would go with the Assassin tank. If you are looking for an easier tank to start off with on a lower learning curve then go with the PT. Both are good tanks, both have their weaknesses and strengths, Neither is better than the other.

I've raiding on both and I prefer my Sin over my PT.
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