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Old 05-21-2019, 02:40 PM
bradsamma bradsamma is offline

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I'm getting about 4% per hour solo exp at level 55.

What are most people getting an hour grouping/duoing?
Old 05-21-2019, 02:58 PM
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There are a lot of factors.
Race/Class, soloing, duoing, grouping, zems, long grinds or short bursts... all sorts of stuff.

I'm a 57 dwarf warrior and I spend the vast majority of my time at Wakening Lands Geonids. In a good group I can top out at around 8-10%/hour and probably average more around 5%/hour.

What race/class are you? Where are you exping currently?
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Old 05-21-2019, 02:58 PM
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around -2%
Old 05-21-2019, 03:00 PM
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I actually had to quit watching and monitoring it because at times it was incredibly bad. Especially lvls 54 and 59. Holy shit! There were times I'd spend 6-7hrs solid with a group practically chain pulling and I'd walk away with 2% gain. Finally after I dinged 55 I just trained myself to stop looking at it and go on 'dungeon adventures' for loot and the social aspect and not even worry about EXP. Whatever trick I could do to not feel like I was making zero to little progress. This is all on a Rogue mind you who has that -10% bonus! I could only imagine if I was like a Troll SK back with the -40% hybrid penalty + racial, my god!
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Old 05-21-2019, 03:27 PM
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Key is to train yourself not to even look at the xp bar.
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Old 05-21-2019, 03:56 PM
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Originally Posted by bradsamma [You must be logged in to view images. Log in or Register.]
I'm getting about 4% per hour solo exp at level 55.

What are most people getting an hour grouping/duoing?
Depends on the class, my enchanter got 8-10% per hour at 55-60, whereas my cleric got closer to 3-4% per hour since she was dependent on being in a group the entire time.
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Old 05-21-2019, 04:04 PM
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Old 05-21-2019, 04:36 PM
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What level mob are you killing in what zone
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I tried my hand at rotating with the casuals.
It was at this point I decided to no longer be kind to the casuals as they have extreme short term memory. They did this to themselves, unfortunately.

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Old 05-21-2019, 06:42 PM
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Rate per hour, as others have mentioned, is hugely variable. Some classes will be much faster than others, but itís gonna be slow for pretty much anyone.

In general:
-classes that solo effectively do better than those who canít
-for those classes, solo is generally faster than a full group
-duo/trio is almost always better than a full group
-availability of mobs is more important than ZEM
-velious is typically terrible compared to classic/kunark
-highly desirable group classes will net more xp/hr compared to less desirable classes

Thankfully most classes that are less desirable (ie druid/wiz) have alternative solo prospects that in many cases is superior to group xp.

Best advice: donít focus on your xp bar. Regardless of who you are and what youíre doing 54-60 is going to feel like a crawl.
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Old 05-21-2019, 06:57 PM
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Full groups murder your XP, they're for socializing if you're into that thing. Duo/trio is the way to go if you actually want to see your xp bar move. Source: 55 iksar shaman
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