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What's the best composition for flashpoints right now?

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What's the best composition for flashpoints right now?

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Mavery
12.25.2011 , 09:12 AM | #31
Quote: Originally Posted by Ricktur View Post
yeah, tell this to the guy that was bashing me up there. its not all rainbows and ponies prior to level 40.

mando raiders is hell until you get a little over geared for it.
It is? I did it on-level and had no problems at all.

Don't know what to tell ya.

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xlDARKSIDElx
12.25.2011 , 09:46 AM | #32
Quote: Originally Posted by Gorgewall View Post
Are you using CC? Unless you're running Guardian/Shadow/Vanguard/NotASmuggler or the Empire equivalents, your group should have at least one method of keeping an enemy out of a fight for a minute at a time.

Commandos can Concussive Round anything.
Sages can Force Lift anything.
Sentinels can Disable Droids.
Smugglers can Slice Droids.
Scoundrels can Tranquilize non-Droids.
This isnt always the case. First boss in Mandalorian Raiders has two adds that cant be cc'ed and are untauntable. So 1OT with good DPS or 2 smart DPS to burn down ads asap is nice. So far tanking has been different in this game for me and requires some adjusting but its still incredibly fun.
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Sunfire
12.25.2011 , 10:31 AM | #33
The smoothest flashpoint group I was in consisted of:

Powertech- Tank
Operative- Main Healer
Assassin- DD/offtank
Sorcerer- DD/off heal

We were running Mandalorian Raiders at the time.

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Unununun
12.25.2011 , 10:39 AM | #34
Assasin Tank, Merc DPS x2, IA Healer...
Nothing could be more obvious

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gredobaggins
12.25.2011 , 11:03 AM | #35
Quote: Originally Posted by Ricktur View Post
lazy? really? when ive got one taunt thats 15 seconds cd, and one aoe taunt thats 45 seconds cd and one skill (backhand) that generates threat that has a 60 second cd at level 34, how exactly do you think i can get them all when we're fighting 8 mobs?

lazy, wow, your post is just plain ignorant.
Force Scream is ranged and does a lot of threat. It's just not labeled "TAUNT".

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Syynn
12.25.2011 , 11:17 AM | #36
We've been running 2 dps, 2 healer setup. 1 Merc, 1 Marauder, 1 Operative healer, 1 Sorc healer. The Merc is usually the tank, when he cant hold agro on something then who ever has agro is the tank. So far we've cleared: False Emp hardmode, Battle of Illum hardmode, Boarding Party hardmode, Foundry hardmode (up to Revan, his force lightning does like 50k dmg), Black Talon hardmode. When we struggle for dps the sorc goes into semi dd and off heals as needed.
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