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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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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What are the differences in the difficulties in Torchlight 2?

I remember that when I played Torchlight I decided to go for hard difficulties after reading that Normal was really too easy, and that was a nice decision in the end. Completing the first time through ...
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Do weapons that have lifesteal and hit multiple enemies per attack heal you for each enemy hit?

Can weapons that hit multiple enemies with each hit (like 2H melee weapons,cannons and shotgonnes) which have lifesteal properties heal you for each enemy hit per click or do they only heal you for ...
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How does the stat “- ## to all armor” work?

Some weapons (and other items as I recall) have a stat that negatively affects enemy armor. For example, the Quatermass and the Pit legendary mace has a -470 to all armor per hit stat. But how does ...
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Maximum number of skill points you can have in Torchlight 2?

In Torchlight 2, you can get skill points from level and fame. I am not sure if there are any other means to get skill points. What is the total of number of skill points you can obtain from the ...
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Is there a chance to lose all your enchantments when enchanting an item?

In the first game, there was only one enchanter in the game who could enchant your items as many times as you want if you had the money and were brave enough to chance at losing all your enhancements. ...
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Are there weapon requirements for executing?

What are the weapon requirements for executing? Must both weapons be of the same types? That is, I have to dual wield 2x swords, or 2x maces, but not a sword and an axe?
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How does the loot drop in multiplayer, per person or free for all?

In Torchlight 2, how does the loot drop in multiplayer games? Does it drop assigned to individual characters? Or is it just a first come first served kind of deal? I ask because I play games with ...
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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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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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Can I change difficulties after I start?

I started on Normal. I always start on Normal. Now that I have played some of the game and have the mechanics down, can I switch difficulties for my current character?
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Torchlight 2 - How powerful is a weapon, exactly?

There seem to be too many competing statistics for me to measure how strong a weapon is in this game. First there's the weapon's claimed DPS in the inventory screen. For the shotgonne I'm looking at ...
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How does the skill damage work?

My Eviscerate skill currently says: Inflicts 88% of Weapon DPS Let's not take into account the extra DoT effect that this skill does. Does that mean that attacking with this skill actually does ...
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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 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 can I farm experience?

I do not meet the recommended level for any of the areas that currently contain quest locations. I could probably take the challenge there anyway, but I am curious how I would go about gaining enough ...
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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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Are there any differences between the pets other than aesthetics?

In Torchlight 2 there are something like 6 pets to choose from. Are these pets any different in ability or is it just an aesthetic difference?
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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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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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What are secondary targets and which skill involves?

In Torchlight 2 it happens to found weapons with attributes like +75% damage to all secondary targets. But what does it mean? Who are secondary targets and which skill affect them?
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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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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 does dual wielding affect skills which depend on “weapon DPS?”

Is the right-hand weapons DPS used? Is an average taken? Is it the min or max of the two?