Overpowered Early - A Beginner's Guide to Dark Souls's Items & Equipment

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    Overpowered Early - A Beginner's Guide to Dark Souls's Items & Equipment

    Post by UncappedBasher on Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:10 pm

    I really wanted to get this guide out earlier to help out some of the new pc players, but it took longer than anticipated to make.

    It's basically a guide showing newer players how to get some epic items very early on and some good tips and tricks as well.

    If you are having trouble getting started check it out! Hopefully we can help you out!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RJ4rQ9AZxDk
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    Post by Serious_Much on Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:21 pm

    It's a good video, gonna be great for all the new pc players coming in.

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    Post by UncappedBasher on Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:26 pm

    Serious_Much wrote:It's a good video, gonna be great for all the new pc players coming in.

    plus 1

    Thanks! That's what I was aiming for. Everytime I start a new character I always have a set of items I make sure to get right away, so I decided to share that for anyone who may not know about some of the more hidden ones.

    Hey, while we are in here, anyone else have any personal "MUST GET" items?


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    Post by RANT on Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:31 pm

    +1 good vid dude.


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    Post by reim0027 on Fri Sep 14, 2012 11:18 pm

    Does this video contain any spoilers from the PTD?


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    Post by UncappedBasher on Fri Sep 14, 2012 11:26 pm

    reim0027 wrote:Does this video contain any spoilers from the PTD?

    Nope, no new content. Haven't gotten to it yet >_<
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    Post by Bawheidbob on Sat Sep 15, 2012 4:00 am

    Thanks i will take a look - After losing my save many months ago i am hoping to start up again this weekend.
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    Post by tard01 on Sat Sep 15, 2012 8:42 am

    UncappedBasher wrote:I really wanted to get this guide out earlier to help out some of the new pc players, but it took longer than anticipated to make.

    It's basically a guide showing newer players how to get some epic items very early on and some good tips and tricks as well.

    If you are having trouble getting started check it out! Hopefully we can help you out!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RJ4rQ9AZxDk

    i feel like im about to say something incorrect, but i dont think master key opens the door to the sorcerer guy in lower undead burg... but you didnt tell the player to buy the key from the merchant before you killed him. also, you didn't advise they buy the lloyd's talisman, which can be useful later in the game and also proves useful in the new content (boiss fight). if i made a mistake and the master key opens this door, then i made a mistake on my last playthrough last week and apologise, but i dont believe the door opened for me until i specifically went back and bought the key.
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    Post by vatar5 on Sat Sep 15, 2012 8:43 am

    I think you need to buy the residence key to free Griggs.


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    Re: Overpowered Early - A Beginner's Guide to Dark Souls's Items & Equipment

    Post by tard01 on Sat Sep 15, 2012 10:45 am

    vatar5 wrote:I think you need to buy the residence key to free Griggs.

    ya, if thats the case, i feel like that video is going to hurt a lot of new players who might want to use magic early in the game =(
    maybe you can add an annotation on teh video itself to pop up and ammend that... i think that'd be a smart/helpful thing to do, rather than remake the whole video.

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    Post by UncappedBasher on Sat Sep 15, 2012 11:07 am

    tard01 wrote:
    vatar5 wrote:I think you need to buy the residence key to free Griggs.

    ya, if thats the case, i feel like that video is going to hurt a lot of new players who might want to use magic early in the game =(
    maybe you can add an annotation on teh video itself to pop up and ammend that... i think that'd be a smart/helpful thing to do, rather than remake the whole video.

    If you kill the merchant he drops the key, it's actually shown in the video but i did forget to acknowledge it. Good call. I think i'll still add an annotation saying what it's for.
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    Post by tard01 on Sat Sep 15, 2012 11:40 am

    UncappedBasher wrote:
    tard01 wrote:
    vatar5 wrote:I think you need to buy the residence key to free Griggs.

    ya, if thats the case, i feel like that video is going to hurt a lot of new players who might want to use magic early in the game =(
    maybe you can add an annotation on teh video itself to pop up and ammend that... i think that'd be a smart/helpful thing to do, rather than remake the whole video.

    If you kill the merchant he drops the key, it's actually shown in the video but i did forget to acknowledge it. Good call. I think i'll still add an annotation saying what it's for.

    ah, i didnt know he dropped it. i missed it in your video and obviously he doesnt drop it in my game cause i had already bought it.

    thanks for pointing that out to me, apologies. i was so afraid to 'call out' anything, but since it was a newbie helper guide, figured i would.

    sorry!

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    Post by UncappedBasher on Sat Sep 15, 2012 11:42 am

    tard01 wrote:
    UncappedBasher wrote:
    tard01 wrote:
    vatar5 wrote:I think you need to buy the residence key to free Griggs.

    ya, if thats the case, i feel like that video is going to hurt a lot of new players who might want to use magic early in the game =(
    maybe you can add an annotation on teh video itself to pop up and ammend that... i think that'd be a smart/helpful thing to do, rather than remake the whole video.

    If you kill the merchant he drops the key, it's actually shown in the video but i did forget to acknowledge it. Good call. I think i'll still add an annotation saying what it's for.

    ah, i didnt know he dropped it. i missed it in your video and obviously he doesnt drop it in my game cause i had already bought it.

    thanks for pointing that out to me, apologies. i was so afraid to 'call out' anything, but since it was a newbie helper guide, figured i would.

    sorry!

    No prob! I did completely forgot to mention it, so the annotation was a great add to the vid, thanks!
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    Re: Overpowered Early - A Beginner's Guide to Dark Souls's Items & Equipment

    Post by reim0027 on Sat Sep 15, 2012 3:57 pm

    Great job. The only thing is the Gravelord Sword. Easy to get to and powerful.


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