12:19 am, April 17, 2018
I've been playing DDO for over 10 years now and for the past 5 years at least I've specialised myself by pretty much exclusively playing an Articifer. Although I enjoy playing in a group, my main [..]
12:19 pm, April 13, 2018
I am just now returning to DDO, and discovered I made a 12 wiz 2 pal 1 ftr Bladeforged EK before i went on hiatus. I do not know what i was thinking/planning, nor if this is even remotely viable in th [..]
12:19 am, April 9, 2018
Just wanted to ask the community here in the advice forum questions regarding severs. Now I did do a search, but nothing that is really current in 2018, a lot of the threads I found was from [..]
12:19 pm, April 7, 2018
Hello everyone! I am still relatively new to DDO, having played off-and-on since 2009 according to my account, but I've never leveled a character past 16. I've been playing consistently for the last m [..]
12:19 pm, April 5, 2018
I wish to make it clear before I start that this isn't a definitive guide for running ****. This guide is to build on existing guides for **** and assumes you know the basics of the raid, its progress [..]
12:19 pm, April 1, 2018
I am 99% new to game I played long ago when the game first came out but I don't remember like anything. A lot of content has been added.
I started a pally character and chose a kit for i [..]
12:19 pm, April 1, 2018
Dungeons and Dragons Online is a 12-year old MMO set in the plane of Eberron (although other places have been added over time). It is based on the 3.5 Dungeons and Dragons ruleset. As a longtime Dun [..]
12:19 am, April 1, 2018
I have been requested to post my build so here it is.
Level 30 Lawful Neutral Halfling Female
(20 Monk / 10 Epic)
Hit Points: 512
Spell Points: 114
12:19 am, March 28, 2018
This only happens randomly, sometimes never, sometimes often, but it is especially a problem when soloing quests and having to start completely over because by the time I reboot and relog into the gam [..]
11:19 am, March 17, 2018
I really like this game, but everytime I come back I get stuck in the altoholic mode and never get to even level 10. This time I am committed to getting my first class through his first life.
I know [..]
11:19 am, March 10, 2018
Ok, so my main too right now is Volcras on Orien, and I'm currently in the middle of a PDK Bard rogue fighter. I'm look to do racial lives after this. Specifically, 3 Aasimar lives. They seem like an [..]
11:19 pm, February 27, 2018
Hey there, I used to play on Thelanis but it seems to be really empty now.
So I think I will restart on Cannith and my question is, what sort of build would I need to solo a lot of the games content [..]
11:19 pm, February 26, 2018
Hello all -
I just started back after a couple years away... part nostalgia, part just needing a break from playing other games(mainly Conan Exiles, which I loooove). I did Korthos Island and have c [..]
11:19 pm, February 24, 2018
I am using the following build. Currently she is at level 13, rank 63.3. She is a 32 point build. She was created as a level 10 character when Ravenloft came out.
The issue I am encountering is t [..]
11:19 pm, February 9, 2018
DDO has so many facets, it can seem impossible to figure it out. After build options, I think figuring out past lives may be next most complex given the heroics, iconics, racials, epics, destinies, pa [..]
11:19 pm, February 8, 2018
I have played ddo since Launch but I am in and out a lot. I have played many mmo but now that I am a father I dont play as much and DDO seems to fit what I want from gaming when I am able to play. T [..]
11:19 pm, January 26, 2018
Seeing a lot in comments that so purport.
But is that really true?
I've got an elf, 32-point build, with high Charisma and Dexterity, pretty high Intelligence (for disarming traps -- and jumping skill [..]
11:19 am, January 26, 2018
Hello all, I have been thinking of a ways to make my melee toons better, so I was thinking... should I splash them with Fighter 4 or 6 for more feats or Barbarian 4 (maybe 6) for better enhancements?
11:19 pm, January 22, 2018
I started a character in 2010, gave it a 32 point build, plus added Tomes for all and/or some Characteristic Stats (Strength, etc.).
I've ignored doing a reincarnation and I now see that he's sufferi [..]
11:19 pm, January 19, 2018
So I wanted to come back and check things out again, but I am very confused how to get started:
1) I have a lvl 20 dwarf cleric, a level 16 WF Wiz 14, Rog 2, and a low level drow twf paladin
11:19 pm, January 13, 2018
I have been back a month or so playing and leveling in the epic levels. This is a first life toon and I am still learning quest as I go. The issue I have is that its no longer just about stats on ge [..]
11:19 pm, January 11, 2018
I just ran into this issue on a brand new build. I upgraded my system and installed windows 10 pro fresh. Did all the updates then installed DDO. It wouldn't let me make any changes to the graphics wi [..]
11:19 am, January 5, 2018
Posting on behalf of a friend who is currently having network issues:
I've got a question to ask about lesser TRing with class changes. I currently have a level 20 Ranger, and while I enjoyed the bu [..]
11:19 am, January 1, 2018
I'm thinking of building a warlock but I don't know it well and I've heard over the years that the auras cause lag. But then I see people using them and they look helpful. Do auras really cause lag? [..]
11:19 am, January 1, 2018
I returned last week from a break since U27. I literally spent the past week sorting and organizing my mules. I had way too much stuff. Here is my dilema. I have 2 main toons and [..]
11:19 pm, December 21, 2017
There are several decent TR'ing quest guides out there but so far all of them have shared the requirement that you down Sov pots non-stop, they run with a perma-group or they're wicked out of date mak [..]
11:19 am, December 14, 2017
So, I'm getting bored with my main BF paladin, and I wanted to try an artificer. I'm not playing much right now, and there are still a few things to wrap up before the TR, but with the current veteran [..]
11:19 am, December 8, 2017
So whilst playing the game I get random freezes of anywhere between 2-8secs. This happens mainly on entering new areas, or whenever im below 30% health and there are enemies around :D Joke, its comp [..]
11:19 pm, December 6, 2017
So finally downloaded all the update, and TR'd my fighter to warlock. Played for a couple of hours on the starting island, but crashed when entering a dungeon (Game froze, and became unresponsive, ev [..]
11:19 pm, November 28, 2017
Hello again all! As always thanks for taking the time to read and thanks in advance for the thoughts and suggestions. Currently im ready to start my second life. Just got my ES warlock to 20 and my 3 [..]
11:19 am, November 23, 2017
Sorry, I am just getting back after eight years away. I can't quite get my head around enhancement trees. I see lots of detailed posts but not this question answered.
It seems the more points [..]
11:19 am, November 21, 2017
Hi all... I just recently got back into ddo and decided to run a solo toon (Ive never made it to level 20 because my friends always get burnt out and I was tired of starting over.) So I rolled up a mo [..]
11:19 pm, November 15, 2017
I am currently on a repeater life and have all scrolls, shards and seals needed for making an epic version. Currently i have only one silver slinger - my brother was kind enough to give one to [..]
11:19 pm, November 11, 2017
I am looking at coming back with a few of my friends after a very long time away. Since so much has changed we are looking at starting new characters to try and get to the point where we can [..]
11:19 am, November 11, 2017
Hi SSG / others,
Since about 3 weeks ago I've been having weird issues with my UI. Specifically:
- When I load in I can run around just fine and see other characters move but chat doesn't load, and [..]
11:19 pm, November 7, 2017
In my previus life i soloed sands of menechturum and chronoscope raids on epic hard. Right now i am level 12 on a 2/10 artificer/fighter repeater build. I do decent damage. 1.8d10+52 basic dam [..]
11:19 am, November 7, 2017
I don't know what stacks. I undestand that if you have an item with universal spellpower and another with radiance that only the highest is taken into account. But how does it work with enhance [..]
11:19 pm, November 2, 2017
So I have been away for years and currently leveling an AA following Scrimton's Acid Archer build. I am curious about what type of gear to find and keep while leveling to increase my damage. My list c [..]
12:19 pm, October 26, 2017
Just getting back into the swing of things since 2008.. something like that. Been reading the forums for the last 3 days trying to figure out what I'm getting into, but I can't seem to figure out what [..]
12:19 pm, October 25, 2017
I have come back after a long time away and sadly none of my friends play anymore. I like to explore every dungeon and not run thru them at breakneck speed.
What would be the best class(s) to solo a [..]
12:19 pm, October 20, 2017
Anyone have a link to a guide for questing from 20-30 speed pace? Im a rogue mech build that self sufficient. I will probably just do reaper 1 or so. Just haven't been around in awhile and don't kn [..]
12:19 am, October 18, 2017
Here is my dilemma..
I love my tank..Hes a pure fighter (on his 3rd life now timmy/AC) and I've always been a "purist" when it comes to this character. (Many of you know him [..]
12:19 am, October 14, 2017
I thought I would share some experiences from some recent runs I did while getting 100 favor in the servers I have never played on.
One of the reasons I did this was a I got a little bored trying to [..]
12:19 am, October 12, 2017
What are the names of gear that increase’s a character’s wisdom ability score found in auction houses?
Would like to know what wording I should be searching for in auction houses [..]
12:19 am, October 6, 2017
I have a Drow monk (Lvl:1 = Rogue, Lvl:2 = Fighter, Lvls: 3-10 = Monk) with fests “Whirling Steel Strike” & “Two Weapon Fighting” & &am [..]
12:19 am, September 27, 2017
The short version:
What can I do to increase my chances of surviving an encounter with a "Super Monster Champion"? By "Super Monster Champion", I mean the 1 in 50 Monster Champio [..]
12:19 pm, September 14, 2017
This is getting a thread started for new players to help them decide if they are ready for the difficulty
casual/normal - I only recommend this if everyone in group is completely new. (it may also be [..]
12:19 am, September 8, 2017
I'm curious as to whether the secondary shield bashes that you can build for a high rate of will proc some of these things(do secondary bashes count as "Attacks"):
Pale Master Forms: Vampir [..]
12:19 pm, August 23, 2017
what race and class or class combo go best with the eldritch knight?
is wizard or sorcerer better?
do you want or need a splash of a melee class?
is a splash of rogue for solo okay?
what about a [..]
12:19 pm, August 23, 2017
note the question mark. when I first started playing and rolled up a bunch of different guys, at level 1, korthos, I went in and was oneshotting all the mobs. but I don't remember the race or class c [..]
12:19 pm, August 22, 2017
Returning player here that cannot seem to rework the new enhancements to fit my previous build. As such, I plan on reincarnating to reset fighter and ranger levels to full monk. I figure th [..]
12:19 pm, August 2, 2017
I was looking over the enhancements for the Eldritch Knight, and saw that it gets an automatic cleave with extra damage on it, and a lot of shield boosts, and light armor. So with taking Bard levels a [..]
12:19 pm, July 29, 2017
Sorry, this was a dream for me when someone first showed me Deathnip. I would like the best TWF build. I don't plan on using picks until the 'nips. I will only take the build to 20. I am a completioni [..]
12:19 am, July 27, 2017
I'm new to the game. I started up a few years ago and quit because soloing the class I wanted (1 thief/7 mage) was really hard to level without hirelings (I didn't want to use them....)
I am certain t [..]
12:19 pm, July 21, 2017
Hello, I'm a returning player who just got an old WF Arti character to 20. The build is messy and I intend to TR him asap into something better for end game EE and maybe legendary content. I was wonde [..]
12:19 am, July 19, 2017
After taking a break for a few years I've decided to give DDO another shot.
I was looking at the new cannith crafting options and started making a gear plan but noticed I really need a master's gift i [..]
12:19 am, July 12, 2017
So, my friends and I decided that it's almost time to pursue our first heroic reincarnation, and will do so once we've finished up a few things.
As such I wanted to try out a warlock, b [..]
12:19 am, June 26, 2017
I came back to the game after a long break a few weeks ago. I have been working on updating my level 30 pure artificer/xbow toon so that he can do EE content solo, and perhaps be sufficien [..]
12:19 pm, June 23, 2017
Hi there you helpful bunch!
I have a buddy who has returned to the game after a 2 year absence, (He was waiting for Kobolds) however I told him the Dragonborn were just tall kobolds.
He bought it hook [..]
12:19 am, June 22, 2017
I am not a new player by any means, but I am having a tough call deciding between which to have as my final life and am looking for input.
The toon is a Heroic Completionist and I'll be using this bu [..]
12:19 am, June 18, 2017
I am wondering what you would build to play EVERY SINGLE QUEST in game [probably on casual/normal]. I guess it would have to be solo build as not many people want to do this I am sure - but i [..]
12:19 am, June 16, 2017
I wrote a compendium to take the place of the spreadsheet I've been using ever since I started playing. That spreadsheet has evolved to be quite advanced over the years, but it was still lacking in so [..]
12:19 am, June 3, 2017
After logging and connecting to the server the window of the game does not open. The last change in the computer is that Windows 10 updated to Creator. I have already tried to disable the game bar, bu [..]
12:19 pm, May 29, 2017
Hello, first of all I have googled this and I'm still a little confused and terrified to make a mistake on my character with reincarnation.
When I started playing I never looked into build guides or c [..]
12:19 am, May 27, 2017
Hey all, returning player here looking to TR my current character and try my luck at reaper difficulty on my next life (roughly half a level to go till 30). I have a few various tomes between +2 and [..]
12:19 am, May 7, 2017
I'm playing around on my competition from 2 years ago and with all the gear upgrades and items i'm currently baffled on the gear to get too many options out there and wanted to see what y'all recommen [..]
12:19 pm, April 29, 2017
The "GAS GIANT" Build
10 Druid / 7 Warlock / 3 Fighter
[Huge HP Bear Tank, Warlock Aura Blaste [..]
12:19 pm, April 29, 2017
"Mt OLYMPUS" Build
10 Paladin / 8 Fighter / 2 Warlock
[2 Handed Weapon DPS PDK Pally]
12:19 pm, April 25, 2017
I just returned back to the game after 3 years. I need some Advice on the build as well as gear to get. I m currently a Barbarian lvl 28 TR from Human Fighter . Looking to go DPS but want survivalbity [..]
12:19 am, April 25, 2017
I have been trying to plan gear every 3 to 5 levels or so. It seems for the most part cannith crafting is better than named loot. Is there a breakdown post somewhere, that list named items that are [..]
12:19 pm, April 23, 2017
So i decided to use Voodus tank lock build as my first go through and so far its working great. My ? is should i go to level 20 TR, level 20 TR, then level 20 TR again for the 3 stack lock bonus u get [..]
12:19 am, April 20, 2017
ok basically im going rogue, for my beginning class
my question is weather duel wielding is better at end game as apposed to two handed weapons - such as quarterstaff's
i have seen the builds of ro [..]
12:19 am, April 15, 2017
Hi guys, I'm looking for a little guidance. For all intensive purposes I am new to DDO. I played a wiz and a fight to cap over 8 years ago and haven't played since.
A few friends and I are looking t [..]
12:19 pm, April 9, 2017
32 pt build, 1 past life (rge).
I haven't been very fortunate with tomes, only a +2 CON and +1 CHA at them moment. I do not want to buy any in DDO store, saving to buy packages when VIP runs out.
12:19 am, April 6, 2017
so the recent patch brought only client crashes so far for me when its on literations on 33% & ive changed absolutely nothing.
12:19 am, April 4, 2017
Tomorrow i am gonna introduce a friend to ddo. If we are lucky we will get past korthos in one evening. He ones said that DDO was too "square" for him and the graphics wasn't good eno [..]
12:19 am, March 29, 2017
My wife and I are going to come back to do a TR and experience reaper settings and hopefully get back into raiding since there have been many since we left.
With that just a few questions. We played [..]
12:19 pm, March 27, 2017
Ok folks here goes i love playing melees and i love the game however i have noticed and i am on a 5th life and have noticed to do elite i have to be 2 lvls higher than the quest meaning if its 6 on ba [..]
11:19 am, March 16, 2017
Placing this in New Player Advice so new players can see it.
Which order would you do TRs in now if you were starting out today?
What about your 1st and 2nd Life alts - Are you going to go straight to [..]
11:19 pm, March 9, 2017
Here's an example: "For each stack, the target takes 1% more damage for 3 seconds. This effect stacks up to 20 times, and loses one stack on expiration." How can this effect stack 20 times [..]
11:19 pm, March 9, 2017
I'm out of ideas, so I've come to plead for ideas to improve my one-and-only character. First, I'm a bit of a flower-sniffer and I'm quite content running slightly under-level HN to have some fun. S [..]
11:19 am, March 9, 2017
OK, I'm still enjoying the Paladin build, except all of my squaddies have way more speed than I do.
Look, I understand that a paladin is going to be slower than say, a monk or rogue... but how can I [..]
11:19 pm, March 4, 2017
I'm sitting here reading all of the info I can on builds and the various systems for character enhancements, etc and am utterly confused.
I'm trying to figure out how to make my lvl 9 Palad [..]
11:19 pm, February 21, 2017
I want to try playing a solo life as a pure class (non-trapper, probably sorcerer) and would like advice on how to get past or survive the traps in the various dungeons. Some of them seem able to be p [..]
11:19 pm, February 21, 2017
I have been off DDO for about 2 years now or so (I can't really remember). Last I was very active, level cap was fresh 28 and The ShadowConspiracy expansion was out for a few months. [..]
11:19 am, February 21, 2017
I would like to get into this MMO as it has the sort of setting and gameplay that appeals to me. Here are some things I could use advice on...
1. Is this based on 3rd Edition? Any major differences to [..]
11:19 pm, February 20, 2017
Am currently Pale Trapper, Wiz16/Rog2. Was planning to run in Magister to level 30, then double TR back to a level 1 paladin, use Sentinel for epics, then use Axel's THF battle cleric build. However: [..]
11:19 pm, February 4, 2017
I played DDO from beta until sometime before the first expansion hit and have been in other games since then. Now I decided to come back and experience what I have missed :)
Logging in and seein [..]
11:19 am, February 3, 2017
Got windows 10, and logged in a week ago fine, however now it minimizes and any time I try to switch to it, it minimizes again. When I try a different server, it has the 'you have too many characters [..]
11:19 pm, January 24, 2017
I'm a noob. I played just to lv20 once, years ago, so the basics are familiar and I'm looking at the wiki.
I hate the undead. I don't want to be a rogue, but I hate locked doors... Thinking about a H [..]
11:19 am, January 23, 2017
I've bound myself to Argo for the better part of three years, because I've been able to give my characters the best gear without actually having to work for it through the shared bank. Feeling bold a [..]
11:19 pm, January 17, 2017
Hey guys. Long time no see.
A few of my college friends and I are starting a pre-made six-men party, to play once a week. I'm thinking of playing a bard. I used to play a dual-wielding dwarven Warcha [..]
11:19 am, January 7, 2017
I want to know if the Ninja Poison stance will work in Bear form. I know from another thread i looked up that in the past it definitely did not work, because you are unarmed and it needs a weapon. Ho [..]
11:19 am, December 31, 2016
i just started playing a 1st life warlock about a week ago now and am level 17, nearly 18 so i decided to look through the trees to decide how i want to finish out. i feel most drawn to the enlightene [..]
11:19 am, December 22, 2016
Heroic Abbot has a reputation of being difficult to run, but with a little practice a handful of epic players can get fast and easy completions on elite. No special builds or gear required; all you ne [..]
11:19 pm, December 21, 2016
So i bought the pack, decided to make some effort and craft greensteels. I have a few questions tho.
1. Is a whole pack, including raid is soloable? is Disable device / open Lock / abilities / skill [..]
11:19 pm, December 21, 2016
I am tired of feeling dumb about this. On a build I am following, the equipment listed has neck as "LGS Opposition/Material Fire" I don't know what this actually means. That is, what are [..]
11:19 pm, December 19, 2016
I've been away from the game for a few years and just picked it back up again, got the old itch.
First up, ground rules. I am a filthy casual solo player. Family, preference etc make it so that I rar [..]
11:19 am, December 17, 2016
Whether you are a new player or a veteran player just returning or even a veteran player just looking for a little help, I am more than happy to help you in any way I can. I do a LOT of leveling in t [..]
11:19 pm, December 13, 2016
Ive been having trouble recently not getting insta gibbed in the quests ive tried running, mainly xoriat and quests with demons/devils. I two box a greataxe dwarf warrior and a human trap monkey,with [..]