rapiers. do they pierce shields?



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    rapiers. do they pierce shields?

    Post by javarush214 on Mon Dec 17, 2012 1:07 am

    I noticed that when i do the forward r1 attack for rapiers on players who block with grass crest shield, i notice the damage is quite good ranging from 100-150. though when players use shields like havels, crest shield and other shields that have 100% physical attack def, my rapier couldnt pierce through the shield.

    anyways please confirm if rapiers damage through shields or if im just landing blind block spot attacks.


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    Re: rapiers. do they pierce shields?

    Post by callipygias on Mon Dec 17, 2012 1:12 am

    You mean the 'kick' attack, right? Yes, it does damage around shields. Not much, usually, but since the Grasscrest Shield let's 5% damage in anyway I guess that's why it worked so well for you.

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    Re: rapiers. do they pierce shields?

    Post by sparkly-twinkly-lizard on Mon Dec 17, 2012 2:05 am

    yeah the rapier and curved sword kick attacks go through shields more than other weapons i n exchange for not being able to kick normally.

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