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Everything posted by AZHockeyNut

  1. The amount of Spam posts lately seems far greater than before. Is there something needing some tuning on your forum server or a patch to the software? It gets old to see it and there are kids in the forums as well as less savvy users who might fall for that crap.
  2. Thanks for letting us know
  3. Someone doesn't like his newspaper eh? The diet soda cracked me up
  4. Can't say for sure they go longer. But louder shots should ring out and they should be attracted to farther noise if they hear it. So if they go farther away they would take longer to get to you
  5. Toss a bunch of rocks in a far direction he will go look at them usually. Try to hit a rock or tree to make extra noise
  6. In previous posts someone had suggested a change around that type of thing
  7. Skill book rereading is nice because it takes away the ability to burn them. Once you read them you can burn them but if you do...there goes the ability to reread... forever! Cost/benefit there
  8. NPCs if only to mess up your camp and steal your stuff (hoarders be damned) or bring you news of new regions /Intel on what they have seen or share a map with you that they made? Somehow you have to have the possibility that you come back to a busted up camp and missing items from a bear attack or another survivor trying to get off the island. Nothing as immersive as story mode though.
  9. Gotta find one of those old meat logs and eggnog as well as +1 to fruitcake Eggnog would have a %chance of being bad so food poisoning lol
  10. The reality is it would still burn and add burn time to a fire. If sticks add a few minutes tinder bundles should at least add something one would think. As for can opener it is a good tool to fix my hacksaw
  11. There is a bit of a challenge in the damn if the aura is on. You fry on the wires. Sure you can get around it if you know how new players do not. As was posted ML is meant for newer players to learn and not experienced players. It is up to you to try different things and levels. Tired of ML try new maps, tired of pilgrim try stalker etc. The game has a lot to offer
  12. All you need to do is watch survivorman Les Stroud and see how he reacts when he can't find calories on his survival show.
  13. I started reading and was like...yay I gotta go back and play this game then my heart sank when I realized it was a suggestion not a new unlocked region. Good idea though
  14. Resources wise you are correct. However if you need the food etc and cannot afford to have it get lost or you are looking to level up skills then more hits serves those goals. Comes down to what you are trying to do. My survivor never assumes indefinite survival alone, always assumes he or she will find someone else so resource conservation especially at the early stages is not at the forefront of the mindset. Getting something in the belly fast is. :-)
  15. If the time it takes to bleed out means I can't find it to harvest it then it's a waste. If I don't get that arrow back it is a bigger waste.
  16. I have one shot killed a bear with a bow it can be done in the face or a couple other spots. I tend to lure then to the fishing hut or under a tree I can climb then I can hit them easier
  17. I play the bow all the time. Once I move to a new camp I clear it of bears with the rifle first then hunt with the bow
  18. On Linux you run thru steam yes? Steam for PC is 32 still I think so that could be where the limitation is ?
  19. On Linux you run thru steam yes? Steam for PC is 32 still I think so that could be where the limitation is ?
  20. I had limbs I could not harvest right behind waterfront lodges in ML . Was gathering wood to live in the cave a few days and there were two logs I could see but not harvest couldn't walk around in any direction or crouch cut etc. Seemed odd. Was able to harvest next day after sleep.
  21. Depends on where the bear is and your weather. If you can build a long lasting fire harvest all the meat and cook it even at low skill that amount of cooking boosts you up skillwise but it's tough to do it in the open and given weather issues.
  22. What is truly fun is shooting an arrow at a green wolf who takes off then poof disappears...with your arrow! Grrr
  23. Those of you snipers who got the achievement how did you gauge the distance? I have hit a few at a good distance apparently no far enough so looking for a few pointers please
  24. Need gut and hide fast you get them quick Middle of storm can't be out long enough Big animal quarter is short time take hide and gut and some food go back inside warm up while you harvest. Makes sense on bear will work on moose/elk when we see them, or bigger deer.
  25. I have been asked by the team on occasion to note non bugs (enhancement requests) in the bug database. They do see them there and handle them differently but this way they don't get buried in the forum