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The sequel to Orcs Must Die! It falls into the same action-oriented third person tower defense genre. It features new enemies, new spells, co-op play, and new game modes.

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Do I need to pick up skulls that are dropped before the end of the level/wave in Orcs must die 2

I'm wondering if I need to pick up skulls that drop or if they will auto-collect at the end of a wave or the level? Mainly because sometimes they aren't in my field of view, and I may not hear the ...
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When is the completion timer counting?

In order to get the last skull in a level, your completion time must beat the par time for that level. When is the timer to determine your completion time counting? Does it count when: Selecting ...
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Does damage from wall traps such as the Acid Sprayer stack?

In many areas you can place two wall traps that will both be in range of each other. If I do this with identical traps, is the damage doubled or would it be better to mix trap types?
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High Scoring with Warmage in OMD2

For high scoring with warmage i use the vampire gaunlet-windbelt strat involving throwing mobs on to steam vents, which pushes them to a push-trap to a spring-trap (here orcs get flamed up with ...
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Traps sometime stop working in OMD2?

I'm playing the "Passages" map on endless with my warmage. I made a killbox, but sometimes there's, like, an electric storm that happens in the killbox and all my traps stop working for a little ...
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How can I beat the endless quarry without resorting to advanced barricading

In Orcs Must Die 2, using the sorceress and any combination of weapons, traps and trinkets available to her, what is a valid strategy for surviving 40 waves in the endless quarry map without resorting ...
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How to get the “Indecisive” achievement?

The description is: "Indecisive: Respec your character" I've no idea how to "spec", never mind "respec" my character.
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Is it possible to earn enough skulls to unlock everything in Orcs Must Die 2?

Is it possible to earn enough skulls that you will not run out before unlocking everything that you can spend skulls on in Orcs Must Die 2?
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Does buying with skulls compete with story unlocks?

I was under the impression that skull-unlock traps and the like were independent of the unlocked abilities gained from progressing in the story. However, a friend claims that he bought the dwarven ...
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How do you get skulls in Orcs Must Die 2?

At the end of each game you get from 1 to 5 skulls. But what exactly decides how many you get? I'm only able to get 3 it seems, even though no orcs get through my defenses. How do you get skulls in ...
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What's the fastest way to kill an ogre by myself?

I've set up my diabolical traps. They've killed 99% of the enemies coming through the gate, but I've been distracted on the other side of the map and don't notice the ogre that smashed through my ...
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What is the quickest and most reliable way to deal with kobolds?

Kobolds are a major problem in my trap setups. Not because they aren't killed by most traps, and not because they can make it to the rift very easily without player intervention, but because they set ...
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What are the differences between the War Mage and the Sorceress?

From what I've noticed so far, there seems to be a few differences between the two playable characters in Orcs Must Die! 2. So far I've noticed that the War Mage has more health, while the Sorceress ...
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How does the active ability of the scavenger trinket work?

It happens quite often that I cannot activate the Scavenger Trinket after having used and it has cooled down. I have no idea why as the icon shows it to be completely cooled down but when I select it ...
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Do Scavenger Trinkets stack in co-op Orcs Must Die 2?

In Orcs Must Die 2, the Scavenger Trinket gives all enemies a chance to drop coins; unlike the other trinkets which are only for the character using them (barring a few activated abilities) it applies ...
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What causes skulls to be dropped by enemies?

I've noticed that enemies will occasionally drop skulls. I've mostly seen it after doing a particularly large combo. If combos are causing the drops, level combo do you need to cause a skull to drop? ...
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When do trinkets apply their passive effects?

When do trinkets apply their passive effects in Orcs Must Die 2? Do you need to have it selected or does it apply the passive as long as it is in your trap menu?
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How does scoring work in Orcs Must Die 2? (getting the high-scores)

My friend and I were able to get in the leaderboard top 100 on the later levels (likely because it's only been out a day) by spamming coin-forges and using coin-trinkets. However, the top few scores ...