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Re: Headshots have been added

Posted: September 6th, 2014, 1:08 am
by Wizard1200
I think headshots should work like this:

Sniper rifle: + 50 % critical chance, - 20 % to hit and + 2 AP
Machine gun: + 50 % critical chance, - 30 % to hit and + 2 AP
Shotgun: + 50 % critical chance, - 30 % to hit and + 2 AP
Pistol: + 50 % critical chance, - 20 % to hit and + 1 AP
Energy weapon: + 50 % critical chance, - 20 % to hit and + 2 AP
Grenade/Pipe Bomb: Impossible
SMG: + 50 % critical chance, - 30 % to hit and + 2 AP
Blunt weapon: + 50 % critical chance, - 20 % to hit and + 2 AP
Fist: + 50 % critical chance, - 20 % to hit and + 1 AP
Knive: + 50 % critical chance, - 20 % to hit and + 1 AP
Assault rifle: + 50 % critical chance, - 30 % to hit and + 2 AP

Re: Headshots have been added

Posted: September 6th, 2014, 1:11 am
by pregnable
I wonder if you can double crit if you are already at 100% crit chance... or if it has some other effect...

Maybe you just do not use it then... whatever...

Seems well enough either way.


Too bad you can not run a jinxed brawler build... ... or can we devs? (hint at traits/interesting luck buff)

Re: Headshots have been added

Posted: September 6th, 2014, 11:06 am
by marceror
Tets wrote:
Zombra wrote:Ahh, the good old hand grenade head shot. I hope that gets removed at least. Shotgun, machine gun, and SMG are close behind on my list.
shotgun head shot? yes please.
Is there any other kind?

Re: Headshots have been added

Posted: September 6th, 2014, 11:20 pm
by luoshuigui
This is almost made for snipers, since they have about 40%-50% crit chance with at lvl10, that +2 AP though.......

Re: Headshots have been added

Posted: September 6th, 2014, 11:49 pm
by Crosmando
Tets wrote:
Zombra wrote:Ahh, the good old hand grenade head shot. I hope that gets removed at least. Shotgun, machine gun, and SMG are close behind on my list.
shotgun head shot? yes please.
That would be interesting because Shotguns use the spread, if doing a shotgun headshot meant aiming the gun at head height and being able to get multiple head-shots in one shot - that would make the shotguns more interesting.

Re: Headshots have been added

Posted: September 10th, 2014, 11:49 pm
by Priest4hire
I wonder what I always do: Just how absurd a situation can this mechanic create? Scenario one: We'll try and recreate the legendary Scanners exploding head. Sawed off shotgun, level 40+ victim, and level 1 shooter with 1 in shotguns. Victim is immobile, shotgun pressed to base of skull. So, how many rounds will our shooter need?

Scenario two: Russian roulette. Party of four, all 40+. Each has 1 in pistol. Weapon is the Old Navy revolver. So, just how safe is this game? Would putting a round in every chamber result in even one fatality. Serious injury? Minor headache?