Project 1999

Go Back   Project 1999 > Class Discussions > Priests

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-13-2017, 01:09 PM
skarlorn skarlorn is online now
Planar Protector

skarlorn's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2016
Location: The Misty Thicket
Posts: 2,386
Default Whirling Wind - Stun Effect

My first time playing a druid past getting one to EC and chaining her to t1.

I hit level 5 and noticed this curious spell...

https://wiki.project1999.com/Whirling_Wind

Does stun effect really work? How come I've never seen druids using this in a group to stun casters?

Seems super OP!
__________________
Filbus Furyfoot Level 60 Halfling Warlord <Rustle>
  #2  
Old 07-13-2017, 01:14 PM
Doctor Jeff Doctor Jeff is offline
Planar Protector

Doctor Jeff's Avatar

Join Date: Dec 2014
Location: Xanadu
Posts: 1,755
Default

All druids use this line of spells.

A druid has very little to do while a mob is trying to chain gate or ch besides use this line to stop it.

Seems like you are just super late to the party?
__________________
  #3  
Old 07-13-2017, 01:19 PM
Nibblewitz Nibblewitz is offline
Sarnak


Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 383
Default

This spell is similar to enchanter DDs. Since there is a damage and an interrupt effect, the spell goes through two checks before it resolves.
  #4  
Old 07-13-2017, 01:21 PM
gildor gildor is offline
Sarnak

gildor's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 446
Default

Whirling Wind is outside only. Fury of Air later on is usable indoors as well..
  #5  
Old 07-13-2017, 01:27 PM
skarlorn skarlorn is online now
Planar Protector

skarlorn's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2016
Location: The Misty Thicket
Posts: 2,386
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Doctor Jeff [You must be logged in to view images. Log in or Register.]
All druids use this line of spells.

A druid has very little to do while a mob is trying to chain gate or ch besides use this line to stop it.

Seems like you are just super late to the party?
As I said in OP, I am super late to playing druid.

Quote:
Originally Posted by gildor [You must be logged in to view images. Log in or Register.]
Whirling Wind is outside only. Fury of Air later on is usable indoors as well..
This is probably why i've never seen it. I have leveled in indoor dungeons 99% of the time on Warrior, enchanter, and rogue.

Very cool spell line, esp with the outdoor limitiation it feels fitting for a druid.
__________________
Filbus Furyfoot Level 60 Halfling Warlord <Rustle>
  #6  
Old 07-14-2017, 06:22 AM
Pyrion Pyrion is offline
Fire Giant


Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 616
Default

One thing to notice about the wind spells: Since they stun, they generate a lot of aggro. So you better have a good tank or a rooted mob.
  #7  
Old 07-27-2017, 04:30 AM
Swish Swish is offline
Planar Protector

Swish's Avatar

Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 16,812
Default

Aren't they quite mana intense/bad value for the damage they do? (versus the fire line)

Genuine question, I'm not much of a druid myself...shaman on live and cleric here in terms of priesting [You must be logged in to view images. Log in or Register.]
__________________
  #8  
Old 07-27-2017, 05:17 AM
Jimjam Jimjam is offline
Planar Protector


Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 3,606
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Pyrion [You must be logged in to view images. Log in or Register.]
One thing to notice about the wind spells: Since they stun, they generate a lot of aggro. So you better have a good tank or a rooted mob.
I find it good to hit an instacast clicky to refresh the spell bar and begin casting a quickcast root after using a high aggro spell.

That said, sometimes you won't want to root a caster to give the melees in the group a chance to push interrupt.
  #9  
Old 07-27-2017, 10:51 AM
Troxx Troxx is offline
Planar Protector

Troxx's Avatar

Join Date: Jun 2014
Location: A nomad within the rolling BDA sands of Swish's vagina
Posts: 1,369
Default

Good spell line - think of it as utility with danger though.
__________________
CLAN TOMTE
Troxx Tomte - 60 WE Bard
Bedavir Tomte - 59 Dwarf Warrior
Jolav Tomte - 60 Troll Shaman
Ywenie Tomte - 59 Human Monk
Daegun Tomte - 58 Iksar Necro
  #10  
Old 08-07-2017, 07:31 AM
Lhancelot Lhancelot is offline
Planar Protector

Lhancelot's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2016
Posts: 2,519
Default

Iirc I always found this line seemed to get resisted a lot ages ago, maybe I am wrong though.

If it lands consistently, I will play with it a bit on my newest druid as I'm curious to see the different ways to utilize it.
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:53 PM.


Everquest is a registered trademark of Daybreak Game Company LLC.
Project 1999 is not associated or affiliated in any way with Daybreak Game Company LLC.
Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.