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by Alphastream
Mon Mar 18, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 19904

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

New dev blog on the Companion system. This covers much of what we've seen discussed in the videos above. They now use the term "Active Companion and Player Bonuses" for the six bonuses you get from your companions. You get one slot from your active companion, shown in purple. You get othe...
by Alphastream
Sun Mar 17, 2019 5:25 am
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 19904

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

Free Gear alert! I finally tried preview and the Undermountain quest. Before a single fight, you are granted a bunch of gear. Similar to Barovia (but even faster), you are granted gear to help you in case you are a new player. The gear includes: 5 Coalesced Magics (campaign currency), IL 644 rings, ...
by Alphastream
Sun Mar 17, 2019 4:32 am
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 19904

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

Just a quick post to acknowledge that the devs are patching up the preview server from time to time, and they do tweak all sorts of things, including class powers and the like. If you are ever curious, this link will show you the preview patches.
by Alphastream
Thu Mar 14, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 19904

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

The NWO site continues to exist based on a few volunteers. Their latest article is an overview of the changes to game mechanics.

This is one where it is pretty well summarized. Head on over there for the read. It is a good and important review.
by Alphastream
Tue Mar 12, 2019 7:46 am
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 19904

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

Rainer has two recent videos covering Mod 16 changes. First, he talks about new and replaced enchants/runestones . The following are no longer used, and can be turned in for something else: ⋅ Eldritch runestones (exchange for Bonding of same level) ⋅ Tranquil Enchantment (exchang...
by Alphastream
Mon Mar 11, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 19904

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

Two new Dev blogs detailing classes, the Fighter and Warlock. The Fighter blog talks about the fighter's blocking a lot, which is no revised to use up stamina and prevent hit point loss. The choice of paragon path is between Vanguard (stronger tank) and Dreadnaught (DPS). As a Vanguard your block is...
by Alphastream
Wed Mar 06, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 19904

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

The forums continue to hum with activity. Some of it is becoming more positive as people warm up to the new ways of play and the strategy behind all the changes. Here is an official dev thread on Tanking and Healing , which does a good job of summarizing changes. This post by an Alpha tester is a go...
by Alphastream
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 19904

Re: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion: Undermountain

Rainer has been posting some great videos breaking down the previews. In this overview video he reviews the changes, and shows off some of the new gear. New weapon artifacts can provide more than double the stats of the previous ones, for example! Enchants and Runestones now go up to level 15. Weapo...
by Alphastream
Mon Mar 04, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 19904

Re: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion: Undermountain

And now we get news that you just have to wonder why they waited this long... officially, the Foundry is dead.

Foundry Sunset - April 11, 2019.

As Bardok said, this date does make one wonder... does that mean the new mod will launch on that same date?