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PvP: Gear or Skill?

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PvP: Gear or Skill?

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Jerro
11.23.2012 , 07:10 AM | #61
Quote: Originally Posted by samikroxten View Post
Class > Gear > Skill
Class -> Gear -> Luck -> Skill, skill was long gone after patch 1.2

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MusicRider
11.23.2012 , 07:34 AM | #62
Quote: Originally Posted by Hambunctious View Post
LOL, you can't be serious. I don't care how "skilled" you think you are, you are not going beat anyone in full augmented, and itemized WH when you're in recruit, or stock BM gear. It's not going to happen even against an average player, unless they're afk.

How hard you hit, and how hard you get hit is based upon your, and your opponent's gear. That is a fact, and it cannot be disputed.

Are there OP specs? Yes there are, and better gear only enhances that issue.
Not true. And in the end of the day warzones are about team play. You don't win wzs for number of 1v1 wins.

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MusicRider
11.23.2012 , 07:40 AM | #63
Skill above all. Warzones are a team sport. Play as a team and you will win. Ranked are different cause these players are already skilled and know how to play as a team. Maximising your team effort there means getting a good team of classes and gear.

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Katsuragisama
11.23.2012 , 09:21 PM | #64
Quote: Originally Posted by QuietGoneJinn View Post
It's hilarious that some people cry "skill" and claim to be under-geared, yet when you inspect them they have the best possible gear imaginable.

Gear has a lot to do with it. Critical, surge, expertise, etc.

Of course you do need skill, but to completely ignore gear like it's a non-factor is just pure arrogance.
This.
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