Torchlight II is an action role-playing game developed by Runic Games, released on 20th September 2012. It is the sequel to Runic's 2009 Action RPG Torchlight, and features peer-to-peer multiplayer support and extended modding capabilities.

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How is “Modified DPS” caculated?

My weapon DPS is 169. Modified DPS is 320. Total damage is 221-357. The Average of this is 289. Attack speed is 0,91 seconds per attack. How is the modified DPS caculated? The closest i get is 289 ...
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How does Difficulty scale damage in Torchlight 2

I made an an engineer with 2:1 VIT to STR, max bulwark and aegis shield, I find that at level 60 he is dying from 1 hit champions, boss attacks a little too often. Also regular mobs are hitting him ...
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Does fist and poison work in torchlight 2?

Claw having -50% armor reduction and poison having -33% armor reduction will result in remainding 12% total armor left on enemy. Or is 50% max?
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Is there any benefit to destroying non-target breakable objects?

There are certain items in the environment that can be destroyed by attacking it but are not directly targetable. You can't click on them to destroy them (like breakable urns), you have to hold your ...
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What does the fame stat do?

I have a stat in my character panel called "fame". It also says I am "respected". What does this stat affect in the game?
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Does “-All Armor” create 1 debuff or 1 debuff for each armor type?

We know from this answer that skills/items with "-X All Armor" give a 5 second debuff on the monster that is refreshed if they are hit again within that 5 seconds and continues to stack all the way ...
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Can I get a list of helpful hints during the load screen

Is there a file or a website I can look at to read all the helpful hints given during the load screen? Sometimes they go by very fast and I don't get to finish reading them.
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How do I install the Synergies mod?

I have downloaded the latest version of a Torchlight 2 synergies mod, and updated Torchlight 2 to version 1.9.5.1. My question is, how can I install it on my PC? Since I'm not using Steam, so its ...
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How to fix “Steam unable to sync” error?

I have a steam version of torchlight 2, and this started happening when I installed and then removed some mods. Each time I'm starting torchlight I'm greeted by the following message: After this ...
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How do I enable the console?

I have read that there is a developer console in Torchlight II, but can't find how to enable it - there doesn't appear to be a keybind for it that I can see in the game options. Is this something ...
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How does % lifesteal works?

I have some set items which give me 20% Health stolen properties. How exactly does that lifesteal works, does it heal me for 20% of my weapons DPS per hit, 20% of the damage that was actually done per ...
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Strict NAT in Torchlight 2 & Dead Space 3

In both Torchlight 2 and Dead Space 3 I get the message "Strict NAT Detected". I can play online in Torchlight 2 but it's slow. Dead Space 3 can't connect to other players at all. I've forwarded the ...
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Obtaining Legendary Weapons?

Is there a level requirement or stat requirement for getting legendary items? Or do they simply drop that infrequently that they're hard to find? Are legendary weapons more likely to drop for high ...
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How to fix cutscene audio stuttering?

While the game itself runs smoothly and I can watch the cutscenes using the bink player without problems, their ingame playback fails to produce sound every other second (quite periodically actually). ...
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What abilities are affect by silence?

Torchlight 2 has many status effects that can be applied to monsters. However, they seem to be poorly documented (if at all.) One of these is silence, which has a spell dedicated to it, is a ...
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What is the console command to see whether or not a character is flagged?

As the title says, I know there is a console command to see whether or not a given character is flagged as a cheater or suspicious. What is the command?
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Is it possible to reset stat points in Torchlight 2?

I know several methods for resetting my skill points without being labelled as a cheater, but stat points are another matter. I tried the reset stat points console command (RESETSTAT)), but the ...
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Do gems have secondary effects?

Do elemental gems in Torchlight 2 have secondary effects other than direct elemental damage or elemental armor? I am referring to poison, fire, ice and electric gem and try to understand which of ...
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Excessive load times

Torchlight 2 is giving us excessively long load times in multiplayer on net. My friend and I both have high end PC's and it takes no time at all in single player to transition between different areas ...
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How many times can a single character start a New Game Plus?

The first playthrough brings you from level 1 to 51. After you start NG+, the game starts over at level 51. How far does this playthrough bring you? Will you get all the way to level 100 on the ...
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What is the point of using staves/wands?

I have a 50 lvl mage, with skills prismatic bolt lv10, fire/ice/shock brand lv8, hailstorm lv10. My question is, equipping a staff/wand doesn't affect the damage amount I inflict with prismatic bolt ...
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How do you use Function Keys in Torchlight 2?

The control settings have the function keys mapped. Can you use them for skills or spells, and if so, how?
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Combining already socketed gems?

According to the splash screen Don't save your Ember for later! Use them in any piece of equipment with an open Socket. You will find better varieties soon, and the ancient art of combining ...
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Coop level difference catch up

I've been playing for about 4-5 hours with a friend and he's levelled a full level above me. Is there either any way to ensure we level equally or any way I can catch up with him without taking our ...
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Where did I gain the power to perform Chaotic Rituals?

Doing a quick search of the spell name "evoke/invoke chaotic ritual!" yielded me nothing. Because of that, I'm assuming it came from the Synergies mod. Is there any more information on this somewhere, ...
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What are the limitations of the demo?

I have noticed that there is now a Torchlight 2 demo available for download on Steam, which I am currently in the process of downloading. However, I've had a quick look around and can't seem to find ...
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Does “10% chance to summon on kill” require using the weapon?

Does this have a chance if socketed in my wand to trigger on any kill or only wand kills?
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How many different phase portal challenges are there?

Does anyone know how many different phase portal challenges there are in Torchlight 2 (and if so, what each one is)? They seem to be few and far between (and are typically difficult), but the rewards ...
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Is there any advantage to talking to random townspeople?

Back in the olden days of RPGs like Dragon Warrior and Final Fantasy, you didn't have quest arrows showing you exactly where you needed to go. If it was your first playthrough and you didn't have ...
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Are there any game items that grant fishing luck?

The Arcane Statistics page for each character has a line item labeled "Fishing Luck." What, if anything, affects this? Mine has always been at 0, and I've never seen any gear or potions which boost ...
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Getting my reward in Zeryphesh

I remember travelling in the Frosted Hills and encountering a group of injured Zeraphis and their ambassador Lord Taldimut. He offered two quests, which I completed in due time, the Zeraphi Envoy, ...
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Is there a way to pinpoint the locations of the special enchanters?

In my first playthrough of the game, I started a notebook where I wrote down all the act numbers and dungeon names of all the special enchanter locations (Boris the Stout, etc) as I came upon them. ...
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How do reflect missile percentages add / combine?

How do +X% chance to reflect at Y% Weapon DPS enchantments add? Example: Base: x% chance to reflect at y% weapon dps Add: w% chance to reflect at z% weapon dps Result = ??
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How do I get to the bottom of the Tower of the Moon?

I've wiped out the Tower of the Moon. I've freed up Duros the Blade. My minimap shows no unexplored holes. And yet, treasure awaits me. What did I miss? Will there maybe be more quests later here ...
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What triggers merchants to change their inventory?

So in the normal run of the game, it seems that the merchants always change their inventory when you come back to town. But if you leave town and come right back, they do not necessarily change. To ...
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How important is my pet and the fish I feed him?

Ok, so I have this cute pet that I picked. It attacks things and I can use fish to make it uber. The problem I have is that I don't seem to care very much about him, except that his trips to town ...
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What is the hotkey for the spell next to the right click spell?

How do I activate it? Here's a picture of what I'm talking about. http://i.snag.gy/ODKx1.jpg
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Torchlight 2 Reactivation

Has anyone managed to successfully reactivate their copy of Torchlight 2, purchased from Runic Games' site, after changing their hardware (in my case, the motherboard)? If so, what are the steps I ...
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Syncing multiple Torchlight 2 Characters across multiple computers

As far as I know Torchlight 2 has Steam Cloud support, so you can sync your save games across multiple computers. Is it possible to play one character on one computer and an alternate character on ...
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How can I rotate the camera?

I was watching this video for a complete TL2 reskin mod ...
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Is there any way to respec?

I have just loaded up Torchlight 2 and started to look at the skill tree for my character. The very first thought I had was, "Oh crap, there are 3 trees. I wonder if I pick one I don't like, would I ...
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Redwolf passive skill: What are the chances for this passive to execute by skill level?

I am trying to decide between pumping skill points into Redwolf or Rage Retaliation. The description for Redwolf is as follows: Whenever you inflict a critical hit, up to two neighboring enemies ...
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What do the item colors in Torchlight II mean?

I started to play Torchlight II few days ago, and I don't usually play this type of games, so I don't know how good are the "colored" items. I know that the white/green are the "basics" but not the ...
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Are “on hit” or “per hit” bonuses applied for skill hits, or just weapon hits?

I have a per-hit bonus on my wand. Will this be applied every time one of my Prismatic Bolts strikes an enemy, or is it only for actual wand attacks? What about the "on hit" bonus on this helmet I ...
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How can I survive the elite difficulty in Torchlight 2?

I'm trying for the third or fourth time to make it through the Elite difficult level in Torchlight 2, and as usual, I'm unable to proceed past the second stage of act 1 (the Estherian Steppes). This ...
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How does slow resistance work?

The spell "Willpower" can be learned and at level 6 it provides a 50% resistance to slow and immobilization effects. Does this mean: A) 50% of the time you are not slowed when you otherwise would be ...
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Torchlight 2 crash message: Unable to determine file type( Best Guess ASCII)

Suddenly and at random, I get this error message when trying to start Torchlight 2: I'll type it out for search engine crawlers: "Unable to determine file type( Best Guess ASCII). You need to save ...
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What kind of fish are available and what is their effect?

In Torchlight 2 you can go fishing in special places, but which kind of fish can you get? I am also particular interested in understanding which fish gives to your pet the most powerful transformation ...
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Should I finish Torchlight before playing Torchlight II?

Seeing as Torchlight II's release date is soon approaching. I realised that I have barely completed Torchlight I. Seeing as I am quite desperate to get playing Torchlight II with my friends, I would ...
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Does the weapon DPS contribute to Hailstorm?

Does the Damage of the weapon contribute to e.g. Hailstorm and other Embermage skills such as Thunder Locus without mention of the DPS?