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Which melee(Monk/Barbarian) skills can't be dodged?

With the addition of brawling in 1.07, its now possible for players to fight each other, and thus the dodge attribute of some classes (i.e. DH and Monk) now becomes a major factor in some matches in ...
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What is the default world state in Witcher 3, regarding decisions from Witcher 2?

At the start of The Witcher 3 - The Wild Hunt you can either import a savegame (PC only) select the decisions you made in Witcher 2 (Simulate Witcher 2 Decisions) skip the whole import of decisions ...
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Major Battles in Rise of Nations

In Rise of Nations when looking at the scores chart you sometimes see in the linear timeline a "Battle Won" or "Battle Lost". What is needed for the game to classify an attack as a battle?
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A faster way for making developed cities in Civilization 5 SDK?

The Civ 5 SDK makes modding and mapmaking extremely easy, but it has lots of limitations that have frustrated me. One of the most tedious things for me happens when making a scenario that occurs in a ...
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Can Thief steal what you don't see?

I'm now going through Zork I (revision 88, Infocom release) and mapping the maze of twisty little passages by dropping various stuff here and there. What is thief tells "Since he steals for pleasure ...
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Should I build more circular train networks?

On my Scenic playthroughs, I discovered that ring networks may balance the load from each station from the network. However, it also decreases the efficiency when multiple Locomotives (instead of ...
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Do captured familiars' stats vary a lot?

I have 2 Tokotoko's that I have caught over a period of time. Both are in my Familiar Retreat and I havent yet trained them or used them in battle. First curious thing to note is that they are caught ...
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What crew do I need to complete the SemiConductors R&D project in Project Space Station?

So I'm playing Project Space Station in DOSBox. I'm doing the "Semi-Conductors" R&D project. So far I've made a few breakthroughs and my current revenue is 250, but I can't seem to get past ...
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How is the damage to items and the repair cost calculated?

While reparing your items was just a nuisance before patch 1.0.3, at least as long as you didn't die excessively, it is a very significant gold drain now. I'm trying to understand which factors affect ...
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What are the criteria for re-combining?

After you launch half your mass, it seems that you can't immediately re-combine your separate masses into one bigger cell. Is this based on some amount of time, or some other criteria? Exactly what ...
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How can I find out how many Science Stockpiles have I activated?

I'm currently playing as Cultists, which means I get a lot of Industry and Science Stockpiles. As I understand it, I can use at most stockpile per turn (and per city in the case of Industry ...
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How do I block XInput / DirectInput in games?

In some games, the ability to remap the controller is non-existent and the default mapping is mismatched with my controller. I want to know how to prevent those games (commonly running DirectX) from ...
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Keystone of Trials drop rate and requirements?

So far, I think Keystone of Trials drop rate is 100% for T6 and maybe 25% for T1. Is there any empirical data that confirms? Are T1 and level 70 required? Edit: these were changed in a hotfix on Sept ...
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Does timely first aid speed up a wounded soldier's recovery?

A soldier will have to spend some time recuperating if they receive a serious wound during a mission. That time seems to depend on their remaining hitpoints, as they essentially recover those over the ...
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Hosting a Linux Dedicated Server for “The Ship”

I cannot get a dedicated server for The Ship (AppID 2403) to run on a linux box using steamcmd. I have followed this guide. The steps listed complete successfully. Then, I run ./srcds_run -game ship ...
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Do I lose mass faster as one big cell, or multiple small ones?

From observing my mass count I've seen that the bigger a cell is, the faster that cell loses its mass. However, when you have multiple cells, each of the cells loses mass concurrently. My question ...
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Convert a multiplayer game to Pitboss format?

I started a game with a few friends in the normal multiplayer format, but it may be hard to get us all together again to finish it later. The game is saved locally on my computer. Is it possible to ...
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Is there any reliable way to get the Dead Center - Mall stairwell second floor shortcut

On the Dead Center - Mall portion, is their any way to reliably get the shortcut to the 2nd story toy store window exit? Anything in particular that the director modifies this based on?
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How do I progress in the “Mori Mountain Estate” mod?

Before I say anything, here is a link to the mod that I am referencing: http://planetelderscrolls.gamespy.com/View.php?view=mods.detail&id=275 So, there's this mod called "Mori Mountain Estate". ...
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Can legitimised bastards be heirs?

I'm the petty king of Munster. I have a daughter by my ex-wife and my new wife isn't very fertile. I gave a courtier a good tumble, she gave me a son, and I legitimised him. I was expecting the ...
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Why am I seeing the Savage!, Elusive!, and Baroque! Qualities?

I've noticed that I recently gained a few new Qualities, namely Savage!, Elusive!, and Baroque!: It seems that these Qualities are part of the forbidden game of Knife-and-Candle, but I haven't put ...
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How to get the most bang for my buck in naval bombardments?

I've been playing Fall of the Samurai, and the naval bombardments are awesome. Except, in traditional Total War style, there are small and important details which the official documentation provides ...
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Is there an HP glitch for Noel in Final Fantasy XIII-2?

I fought the long gui (and lost). I selected "retry" but did not fight him again. However, in my next battle with a weak enemy, Noel only had a critical level of HP. Every battle since has started ...
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When crafting the new armor recipes introduced in 1.0.7, what is the best plan to use for each slot?

There are different stat affixes that affect the maximum stat attribute roll for each armor piece. If we look at all the possible affixes for the Strength stat: "Ruthless" (max +100 Vit and Str) ...
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Playing Planescape Torment without RMB

I recently became aware of an open-source implementation of Bioware's Infinity Engine called GemRB. My favourite part is that it supports pretty much all platforms, including Android! But here's the ...
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Why is my character suddenly attacking really slowly?

My character is performing his (visual) attacks much slower than before. I'm pretty sure it also affects the dps. With the following equipment/skill set: Dagger (2att, speed: very fast) Chainmail ...
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Mind Fray Debuff Amount

What are the debuff amounts caused by Mind Fray in the Long War mod? (B15d2 specifically) On the wiki it states: Causes the target to lose grip on reality, inflicting penalties to Aim, Will, ...
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Reduce the four views to only two (1st and 3rd person)

I am playing GTA V on PC via Steam, with my XBOX 360 wireless gamepad. To switch between views, I press the select-button, which cycles between 1st person and three kinds of 3rd person (with three ...
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Google Play Gamer Titles

Does anyone have a list of all the "gamer titles" that it is possible to earn on a Google Play Games profile? A list of the criteria for earning certain titles would be nice to have as well. For ...
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Official insignia for regions?

I'm doing some design work on my Pokémon fan-game, and I was just wondering if there was anything at all that could be considered an official flag or other insignia that could be used to identify each ...
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How to deal with small worlds in tormented space?

In "Tormented Space", there are plenty of small worlds where enormous amounts of creeper is quick to overwhelm almost any position on the map; quickly enough that they appear impossible. For example, ...
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How to increase station storage?

I have super large station in a city of 175,000, so coverage of station is fully covered by buildings. But I never seen more than 1,500 passengers in my station. That's bad, because if some Airbus ...
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Prince of Persia Classic iOS Hidden achievement

I have gotten 17 of the 18 game center achievements in Prince of Persia Classic HD on my iPad. The last achievement is hidden, and I have searched the Internet on how to unlock it, to no avail. Does ...
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I'm able to go to other towns on ACNL, but one of my friends can't visit my town?

Like the title says, I'm able to visit other towns, and other people can visit mine perfectly fine. However, a friend of mine is having trouble visiting my town. She keeps getting an error (018-0510), ...
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How can I avoid the Civilization 5 glitch where all the players go to Prince setting?

Me and my friends keep trying to do multiplayer games of Civilization 5, but we have a lot of trouble- the difficulty always resets to Prince. Apparently, this is a huge problem for a lot of people ...
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Which enemy abilities are affected 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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How long is a mission available?

You don't have to take a mission immediately. There's a brief window of game time where you might be able to wait for a vital research to complete or for an important soldier to finish a medical ...
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How does a Forged Alliance player learn to play FA Forever?

FA Forever isn't just the lobby, it also comprises a set of community patches that change the game balance substantially. As a veteran FA player, I'd like to quickly see how FA Forever is different in ...
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Are books good for anything?

Every now and then I find a book. I can pick the book up. I can carry the book around. I can even read the book! This book is called About Dwarves. This appears to be lore from the game world. ...
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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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Can I see how many mission items I've found during the current mission?

You can view how many bone shards, paintings and runes you've found when you are done with your mission. Can I view how much of the items I've already found while doing the mission?
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Is the total damage output merely the sum of the melee, ranged and elemental damages or is it less than that?

According to my character sheet, my level 35 destroyer deals 514-1,028 strength damage, 0 ranged damage and 9-17 magic damage. 514 + 0 + 9 = 523; 1,028 + 0 + 17 = 1,045. Gnomeslice's level 24 ...
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Is there any way to find the base prices for goods in Patrician III?

I'm just wondering if there is a list somewhere of the base prices used for the goods in Patrician III, so I know what to set as reasonable auto-buy/sell rates for goods. As I play the game, it seems ...
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How can I enjoy the final boss battle in Xenoblade when the characters' levels are too high?

I've learned from various sources that the final battle in Xenoblade features a special quick-timed vision tag system, which doesn't get invoked if you out-level the boss by more than 5 levels, due to ...
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After clearing necropolis hero-champion in last campaign I do not get access to the next cave enterance?

So I did a blitz with my necro hero taking frogs castles within two weeks and went forward killing orcs and opening first dark barrier. Than I cleared humans and disabled second dark barrier and ...
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Will I still get experience for a custom campaign?

I would like to try running a campaign where the alarm level doesn't passively increase, so I can try a true stealth run, but I'm at a point in the game where I need to be gaining experience. If I ...
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What does “Advanced Functionality” mean?

In Red Orchestra 2 and Rising Storm, when I join a Realism server, it says Advanced Functionality is enabled. What does that mean and do?
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What items and augments implicitly ignore armor?

I've found that the HoloCircuit Overloaders augment seems to ignore armor, even though its description doesn't explicitly say so: Knock out all enemies in a small area around this agent. What ...
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Crashing in Siren's Alley

I've just got round to playing Bioshock 2 and I've been getting through it fairly well, despite the fact that the graphics strain my system. I've just got through the Pink Pearl in Siren's Alley, and ...
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How does race day work?

I dominated the 'battle machine' race day but I can't figure out what to do next to proceed. The next level is locked.

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