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How do elemental damage buffs work with non-explicit skill runes?
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As you noticed, these runes have Holy and Lighting damage type icons and in fact do these types of damage accordingly. So they benefit from % bonus to elemental damage. You can check wiki for more ...

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Do 5-star artefacts with 3 or 4 substats have the same potential?
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Your assumption is correct - 5* artifacts with 3 initial substats has less potential than 5* with 4 substats. How it works (based on community research): There is a set of predefined values for each ...

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How do you get past the seal in Sal Terrae?
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As of 1.1 version this location is now unlocked during one of story quests:

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Friend's games counts to steam achievements percentage?
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Yes, achievements from shared games are included into your stats. From community guide How Average Game Completion Rate is Calculated: Rule #6: Shared Libraries ... Along the same lines of earning ...

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Can I transfer my purchased games to the PS4 by signing in with same PSN account?
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Games belong to PSN account and not to specific PS4 device. Once you login to your new PS4 with your old PSN account, go to Library and you will be able to download your games (see Download ...

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Will I be able to upgrade my equipment from Mk I in NG+?
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Yes. You will be able to upgrade these items from Mk.I to Mk.VI directly in NG+. You won't need any intermediate upgrade materials or nano cores. This is my screenshot from NG++: As you can see, it's ...

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No Card Drops Remaining for CSGO
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Just like many other games CS:GO drops cards if you purchased the game (which is not relevant since it is free for some time now) or spent some money on in-game purchases. This is what I see if I open ...

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Differentiating between free PS+ games and purchased games
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Now you can go to your Library and PS+ games will be listed there in the separate group:

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How can I use the "frog jump" forward of Gael's Greatsword on PC?
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I've just successfully tested it, here is my short video. I did it on PC with keyboard and mouse. How I did it (with all defaults key bindings): Hold Shift all the time. Right mouse click to make ...

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Is there a trick to the "Fists of Fury: Champion of Champions" fight?
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There are some tricks: You can use consumables in this fight: so Thunderbolt potion could help to boost your damage. Your opponent in this fight is vulnerable to attacks from behind, for example ...

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Will I lose trophies when creating a PSN account?
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All you existing trophies will be synced to your new PSN account. Confirmed in this thread. Also, it's possible to manually force trophies synchronization with PSN account - see "Manual trophy sync" ...

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Elemental Damage vs Skill Damage
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+20% from Elemental% will give you more DPS than +15% from Skill%. Because both are of the same type +X% Damage and are added before applying other types (Attack Speed for example). So if you have ...

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How does MMR work?
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Matchmaking rating and ranks contains all the answers. This is the most important picture from there (X axis is MMR, Y axis is number of players): Players ranks will always be distributed like on ...

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What is Shaper DPS, and how is that different from tooltip DPS?
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Tooltip DPS - number shown in your game, it simply represents damage (divided onto your attacks per second) you can deal with a single attack of your skill to a normal enemy. It could miss lots of ...

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How can I get deleted chats back?
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Per kenjara comment: You cant. If you need it for legal reasons then Sony may be able to help you but I wouldn't count on it.

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Mods, Auto Updates, DRM, and Git - Can Git be used to preserve moddable game versions?
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It's definitely possible, but don't just put your entire game folder under version control. Some advice: Git is not optimized for storing non-text files. It cannot calculate diffs for them and has to ...

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How do you configure IncreaseRecoveryRateStrength in GreyFace's mm6 mod?
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According to source code, this value has type of "int" (see script in github repo): int 'IncreaseRecoveryRateStrength' Info "[MM6]" This means it cannot be "50%" or ".5", so correct usage is: ...

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Do the games bought in one country will work on PS4 which is bought in another country?
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In general, you are good with playing your owned games anywhere in the world (until specific game publisher decides to mess with their games). From this playstation.com blog Do PS4 games have ...

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Hide friends offline in the update made today
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Looks like now it's possible, they've added option to hide friends in categories: This menu is available from 'Manage friend list settings' cogwheel right above the friends list.

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Benefits of holding many souls at once
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Yep, there are some benefits: In Dark Souls 2 there are Hexes that consume souls - Resonant Soul, Greater Resonant Soul, Climax, Resonant Flesh, Resonant Weapon, Lifedrain Patch. So amount of souls ...

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How do I earn the "Mad Dash" achievement?
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According to this guide: Mad Dash Travel at least twelve tiles from Roll Again tiles in one turn

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Old Hunter Henriett & the Witch of Hemwick
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Once requirements are met (wearing specific rune, doing something - in your case you've already opened gates), summons in location are available until boss of that location is defeated. For Old Hunter ...

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How do Root Chalice Dungeons work?
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Yes, you can use Chalice Glyph to get access to specific existing dungeon. That means you will see other players messengers and death spots if you play in online mode. But your session (let's call ...

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What items can not be traded with other players?
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According to the Fextralife Wiki | Player Trade entry, you cannot transfer: Upgrade materials Covenants offerings Key items Spells Boss Souls Also, there are restrictions on weapon trading - you ...

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Most expensive stackable item that can be traded, bought, and sold
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If you plan only to transfer souls, look for items which cost 500 and could be sold for 100 (5:1 seems to be the best possible rate), some of these are: Homeward bone (stocking with these also allows ...

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Is there any clue as to who the owner of the "Elite Knight Armour" Set might be?
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I think item description is pretty clear on it: Armor of a nameless knight, perhaps an elite knight of Astora, based on the fire-warding heraldic symbol on its blue surcoat. Although he was loath to ...

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In new game plus, can you get summoned to an "auto summon" area
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Yes, you are eligible for summons. Right in my NG++ I haven't even reached Abyss Watchers, but I was summoned as Blade of Darkmoon into Grand Archives.

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If I upgrade a weapon to +10, can I change it to a quality weapon and upgrade it to +5?
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No, you cannot upgrade from regular +10 to Quality. You can only switch to Quality upgrade path (using Clearstones) from +3 Normally upgraded weapon (get there using Sharp-/Hardstones). The only way ...

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Does a Hammerdin profit from the elemental damage of Tiamats shield?
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No. All the "Adds X to Elemental Damage" work only for melee attacks. Blessed Hammer is a spell, and spells generally benefit from "+ % Elemental Damage" or "- % To Enemy ...

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Slipping by BTs undetected
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You can use you scanner called Odradek. When you are in BTs territory it will automatically point to the closest BT around. It will also start clapping more the closer you get to any BT. When you ...

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