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"Blackened" or "Burned" purely cosmetic?
« on: August 28, 2003, 03:42:03 PM »
Does "blackend" or "burned" because of exposure to fire or acid have any stat-based effects on equipment, or is it purely cosmetic?

I imagine a player could look over a clothing item, piece of armor, or weapon and see if it was now more fragile, less protective, or dulled because of being blackened or burned...
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"Blackened" or "Burned" purely cosmetic?
« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2003, 09:44:36 PM »
It can have an effect on things.

But, to clarify, there is a difference between 'blackened' and 'burned'.  Something that is burned is, well, burned.  But something that has been 'blackened' may have been through a tempering process to make it harder.

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