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Who doesn't love Torian?

DarthPunitor's Avatar

03.02.2012 , 03:28 PM | #21
Quote: Originally Posted by Faydra View Post
Torian's melee DPS.

Blizz is ranged tank and Skadge is melee tank. They both have guard stances, while Torian has two DPS stances - an armor pen one and a bleeds one.
I believe he has a damage absorption stance but now ill have to check to be sure. So far on Hoth he's been pretty successful as a tank.

this is what originally led me to believe he was a tank. Still would like more info on the stances
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03.02.2012 , 04:09 PM | #22
Quote: Originally Posted by Phyreblade View Post
Just about perfection, that flirt, yes. I love how he just looks up at her, no smile, no grumble, just says, "I deserved that." I remember choking on my soda during that scene, I was laughing so hard. My friend was insisting I give her the low-down, and I looked over at her and said, "Oh, I just fell in love with the Mandalorian."

Torian remains at the top of my list of favorite companions so far. He's sometimes been beat out by Blizz but typically ends up coming out ahead. Quinn is fascinating me, as well, but Torian is just...better. At least he would die before he even thought of betraying my BH, heh.

I think the BH really did luck out when it came to companion charaters, though. When you sit back and think of those characters you'd really want to hang with, given the chance, there are few crews that match the BH's, anyway. I think I'd be stabbed in the back on the warrior's ship, fight off grabby hands on the knight's ship, have bad dreams on the inquisitor's ship, or worry I'm being indocrinated on the agent's ship. Not sure about the smuggler's crew, though. They play cards over there and that might be fun. And wookies are about as cool as jawas, I think.
BH does have some amazing companions. I can't comment on Skadge because I don't have him yet (though he seems like a gigantic *** from the one time I did see him on Belsavis), but all the others are very interesting and fun in their own ways. I ADORE Gault, had no idea he'd be as amusing as he is. Blizz is adorable, Mako's like a sister, and Torian is, well, Torian. I dig Mandos. It's hard to imagine anyone beating out Quinn, just because it's so damn amusing to make him uncomfortable with the flirts, but Torian does give him a run for his money. (Hey, he can cook right? Though Quinn does offer to play nanny with the kids; hmmm...)

Quote: Originally Posted by Faydra View Post
I also wish some of the BH flirt lines weren't quite so cheesy
To be honest with you, I liked that flirt. But my BH is something of a smart-*** and likes to make glib remarks, so I guess it would depend on your character's personality. I can see how that would be very unappealing if you see your BH as someone who is quite serious all the time.
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03.02.2012 , 04:14 PM | #23
I'm looking forward to getting him as a companion, but it's going to be hard giving up Gault <3 Wish I could keep both of them out!
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03.02.2012 , 05:23 PM | #24
Hi! I have a question. I am at 8100 reputation and since 4000 or so Torian hasnt given me any quests. Im level 40 now, anyone knows if there is a level requirement for the romance or quests? Thank you!

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03.02.2012 , 10:41 PM | #25
*raises hand*

LONG story short, there was a guy who emotionally abused me who compared himself to a different JYB-voiced character. Nothing against Torian, but I wouldn't be able to romance a character with that voice after that.

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04.08.2012 , 12:35 AM | #26
Quote: Originally Posted by LilTsar View Post
nothing personal, but i was so hoping this thread wouldn't go anywhere, because i despise torian. negative 80 affection and proud of it. useless little pretty boy... 'due's paid', oh gag. voice acting, please. a little husk does not a misunderstood tough heartthrob make. akaavi spar, now there's a mando. bathes in blood, baby. of course, my opinion probably doesnt count for anyone who does like him, because not only do i find Skadge hilarious and awesome, im actually not even that big on blizz. cute, yeah, but he never really adds to a convo in ay other way than 'look its a jawa!' type stuff. torian meanwhile detracts from everything, while mako, gault and Skadgey boy all interest and depth... uh, maybe not 'depth', but you know. for example, when darth ormen force chokes you (or mako if you have her out, so i hear), Skadge grumbles 'let's see him try it with his hands.': simple, yes, but perfectly fits that feeling of helpless, dumbfounded bitterness. one gets from a force choke, or really any stun. id love to know what torian does in that scene. seriously. im thinking about it now and cant even imagine what golden boy might say. act confused and shocked at the brutality, maybe sulk a bit? no, wait, he smolders, doesn't he? please don't tell me he steams!
I Agree.

I need more darkside options to tell him to shove his 'mando'a' crap and never speak to me in that made-up language again. Akaavi would rip him to shreds. Better yet, let me kill him and dump the carcass.

Decorative scars, soul patch, and a Beiber haircut? I was born to hate that tool. It's like the copy and pasted Corso.

Seriously Bioware, bring back the ability to axe a companion if we don't like them. Bieber Fett would be at the top of my list.
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04.08.2012 , 06:15 AM | #27
At level 50 I have Torian decked out in purple and orange with purple mods and his dps in amazing. I don't use Mako anymore - don't need her. He holds his own in pvp better than any of my other companions - and he just looks cool.

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04.08.2012 , 07:11 AM | #28
Torian's dps is really nice with proper gear--and he's tough enough to stand up to some pretty nasty damage as well. Not to level 50 yet, but I like having him out.

And I like him as a romance as well.

His voice is great. The only one I like better has to be Andronikos.

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04.08.2012 , 07:48 AM | #29
Quote: Originally Posted by mrubio View Post
Hi! I have a question. I am at 8100 reputation and since 4000 or so Torian hasnt given me any quests. Im level 40 now, anyone knows if there is a level requirement for the romance or quests? Thank you!
I havent yet played that far with my BH, but its possible that he is waiting you to proceed in your class storyline maybe? I had the same thing with Mako, despite me handing her every gift possible, she didnt talk to me at all (I had almost 75% of her affection). Then once I proceeded past a certain point in my storyline, everything seemed to unlock at once and she gave me 7-8 discussion missions on the ship in a row.
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04.08.2012 , 07:58 AM | #30
i married him after the party on nar shadaa if i remember, and i had like 6-7 convos lined up.

yah i'm smitten with him too, Vector will always be my #1, but he's been getting a lot of down time on my main as i level my bh.
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