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by Rigol
March 8th, 2005, 11:48 am
Forum: Strategies & Tips
Topic: Elvish Shaman needs to be seriously upgraded
Replies: 31
Views: 4008

use Shamans at the beginning of a 'bundle' for best effect

I'm not an Elf player, so I'm not biased, and I think the Shaman is fine at it is. People have rightly pointed out that Shaman are best against troops with few powerful attacks (trolls, knights) because if it 'slows' them it removes one attack for the entire turn. That means that the Shaman is extre...
by Rigol
March 8th, 2005, 11:19 am
Forum: Strategies & Tips
Topic: Why are elves so popular?
Replies: 71
Views: 8590

Elves against undead

In my experience (albeit just mainly playing solo Mystery Battles and levelling up) Elves are actually pretty rotten against undead. The gold cost of elves is higher than it would be if they only had one kind of attack each, yet their extra points are slightly wasted because the widespread piercing ...
by Rigol
March 8th, 2005, 10:59 am
Forum: Release Announcements, Compiling & Installation
Topic: Wesnoth 0.8.11
Replies: 52
Views: 24176

Good fixes. Undead Vampiress too?

Thanks for sorting it. I did always think the Dwarf Guard was underpowered - he had tiny attacks and movement and defensively his Stalwart ability was almost totally counteracted by his lower hit points and defences than other dwarfs. Incidentally, the Undead Vampiress always seems to be overly powe...
by Rigol
March 7th, 2005, 6:29 pm
Forum: Release Announcements, Compiling & Installation
Topic: Wesnoth 0.8.11
Replies: 52
Views: 24176

Drarves not upgraded despite details saying they are!!

I'm playing the new 9.11 version now and the drawves aren;t upgraded at all even though they are supposed to be. The Ulfserkers, Guards and Thundrers all do the same damage that they used to etc.

I compeletely uninstalled the older version of Wesnoth first. Can anyone think what has gone wrong?