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  1. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    I'm done with the Buff Sets, thus this post makes this V2.0.18

    This will be the last update for this week until I decide to update again.

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.0.17 -> V2.0.18)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.0.18)

    Pages that got updated:
    Frequently Asked Questions Page 1
    Frequently Asked Questions Page 2
    Recommended Buff Sets Against Tanks
    Recommended Buff Set Against Tanks 1
    Recommended Buff Set Against Tanks 2
    Recommended Buff Set Against Tanks 3
    Recommended Buff Set Against Tanks 4
    Recommended Buff Set Against Tanks 5
    Recommended Buff Set Against Tanks 6
    Recommended Buff Set Against Tanks 7
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Sets
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 1
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 2
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 3
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 4

    Additions:
    + Added in the final buff set page for the Recommended Buff Sets Against Tanks.
    + Added in 4 buff set pages for the Recommended Survivor VS Buff Sets.

    Changes:
    = Added in the links that were needed in the Recommended Buff Sets Against Tanks.
    = Added in the links that were needed for the Recommended Survivor VS Buff Sets.
    = Got rid of 1 question and added in 1 in the Frequently Asked Questions Page 1. There will be more changes when I get more questions from players or come up with some that get asked often.

    Removals:
    - None.

    Hope you guys enjoyed these updates.. till next week!
     
  2. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Hey'll,

    This was a pretty big update that I did a lot of work on. Mainly as a result of V1.8.1.1 which released yesterday. Not all the changes with this update are included in this guide so there'll be another update tomorrow.

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.0.18 -> V2.1)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.1)

    Pages that got updated:
    List of Offensive Buffs
    List of Defensive Buffs
    List of Ability Buffs
    List of Equipment Buffs
    List of Utility Buffs
    List of Economy and Exp Buffs
    List of Miscellaneous Buffs
    Offensive Buffs Pages | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
    Defensive Buffs Pages | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
    Ability Buffs Pages | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
    Equipment Buffs Pages | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
    Utility Buffs Pages | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
    Economy and Exp Buffs
    Miscellaneous Buffs
    The Types of Buff Sets (All Buff Set Pages)

    Additions
    + None

    Changes
    = Changed the <Coop Only> and <No effect in Survival gamemode> text to reflect
    <✖ VS> and <✖ Survival> respectively. This also included adding in both of them for 1 buff respectively. This change affected a lot of buffs.
    = Changed the buff descriptions of the buffs that got updated in V1.8.1.1
    = Changed the buff descriptions of most buffs within the list of buffs for all sections. This was reflected in the buff pages and buff set pages too.

    Removals
    - None.

    Look out for the next update during tomorrow!
     
  3. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Hey'll, this is a shorter update than usual. Going to take some time to think of those questions but I'll get there...

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.1 -> V2.1.1)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.1.1)

    Pages that got updated:
    Frequently Asked Questions
    Offensive Buff Questions
    Defensive Buff Questions

    Additions
    + Added in the Frequently Asked Questions Page (Remade).
    + Added in Offensive Buff Questions Page.
    + Added in Defensive Buff Questions Page.

    Changes
    = None.

    Removals
    - None.

    There'll be a larger update tomorrow with more Frequently Asked Questions Page changes.
     
  4. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Hey guys, I missed out on updating this to V2.1.2 so it's been updated to V2.1.3 with the changes so far.

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.1.1 -> V2.1.3)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.1.3)

    Pages that got updated:
    Frequently Asked Questions
    Ability Buff Questions
    Equipment Buff Questions

    Additions:
    + Added in the Ability Buff Questions Page.
    + Added in the Equipment Buff Questions Page (not done yet).

    Changes:
    = Added in a few questions to the Equipment Buff Questions Page.

    Removals:
    - None.

    Enjoy!
     
  5. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Hey'll this is the 2nd last update that I'll be doing for now with this guide... the final update tomorrow wraps everything up with this guide... for real.

    It's a moderate update as well due to pages also being deleted.

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.1.3 -> V2.1.4)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.1.4)

    Pages that got updated:
    Frequently Asked Questions
    Offensive Buff Questions
    Defensive Buff Questions
    Ability Buff Questions
    Equipment Buff Questions
    Utility Buff Questions
    Economy and Exp Buff Questions
    Miscellaneous Buff Questions
    Changelog (Which links to here now)
    Credits

    Additions:
    + Added in the Utility, Economy and Exp and Miscellaneous Buff Questions Pages with their questions.

    Changes:
    = Added in the Go to Frequently Asked Section Buff Pages within each of the Section Buff Pages so you can easily get to another section.
    = Made changes to the Credits Page.
    = Changed the link of the Changelog Page to the top post of this forum thread.

    Removals:
    - Removed the old Frequently Asked Questions Page. It was no longer needed.
    - Removed the Calculations of Buffs Pages... I'll be honest I don't think this guide needs such a thing.

    Look forward to everything being wrapped up tomorrow with this guide guys! I hope you've enjoyed all of the updates so far :D
     
  6. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Alright you guys, this final update is now done, no more updates on this guide for a while unless otherwise.

    It's a large update, with all these page changes.

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.1.4 -> V2.1.5)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.1.5)

    Pages that got updated:
    The List of All Survivor Buffs
    List of Offensive Buffs
    List of Defensive Buffs
    List of Ability Buffs
    List of Equipment Buffs
    List of Utility Buffs
    List of Economy and Exp Buffs
    List of Miscellaneous Buffs
    List of Other Buffs
    Offensive Buffs Pages 1 | 2 | 3
    Defensive Buffs Pages 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
    Ability Buffs Pages 1 | 2 | 3
    Equipment Buffs Pages 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
    Utility Buffs Pages 1 | 2 | 3
    Miscellaneous Buffs
    Other Buffs
    The Types of Buff Sets
    Recommended Offensive Buff Sets
    Recommended Offensive Buff Set 1 | 2
    Recommended Defensive Buff Sets
    Recommended Defensive Buff Set 1 | 2
    Recommended Offensive/Defensive Buff Sets
    Recommended Offensive/Defensive Buff Set 1 | 2
    Recommended Equipment Buff Sets
    Recommended Equipment Buff Set 3
    Recommended Healer Buff Sets
    Recommended Support Buff Sets
    Recommended Support Buff Set 1 | 2 | 3
    Recommended Miscellaneous Buff Sets
    Recommended Miscellaneous Buff Set 1 | 2 | 3
    Recommended Buff Sets Against Tanks
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Sets
    Buff Enhancements (NC) List
    Buff Enhancements (CC) List
    Buff Enhancements (NC) Pages 2 | 3
    Buff Enhancements (CC) Page 2

    Most of the updates were wording/letter changes.

    However in the Buff Sections, I've added in for the buffs that have buff enhancements what buff enhancement can be applied to it.

    Other changes included the changes to buffs and buff enhancements since July 30th update.

    Most note worthy change was the addition of Recommended Miscellaneous Buff Sets with 3 of them.

    That's this update in a short summary. Enjoy!
     
  7. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Hey'll,

    did an update during yesterday for this guide, enjoy!

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.1.5 -> V2.1.6)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.1.6)

    Pages that got updated:
    Recommended Support Buff Sets
    Recommended Support Buff Set 1
    Recommended Support Buff Set 2
    Recommended Support Buff Set 3
    Recommended Support Buff Set 4

    Additions:
    + Added in 1 new buff set for the Recommended Support Buff Sets

    Changes:
    = Updated the links on each of the Recommended Support Buff Set Pages.

    Removals:
    - None.
     
  8. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Here's the next update, short one that I did during Yesterday too.

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.1.6 -> V2.1.7)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.1.7)

    Pages that got updated:
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Sets
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 1
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 2
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 3
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 4
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 5

    Additions:
    + Added in 1 new buff set for the Recommended Survivor VS Buff Sets.

    Changes:
    = Updated the links on each of the Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set Pages.

    Removals:
    - None.

    Enjoy!
     
  9. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Hey guys, here's the next update to this guide. The Mobility Master Buff recently got some buff changes a few days ago, so I updated the buff description of it in the guide. Also did a few other things too...

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.1.7 -> V2.1.8)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.1.8)

    Pages that got updated:
    Ability Buffs Page 2
    Utility Buffs Page 3
    List of Ability Buffs
    List of Utility Buffs
    Recommended Offensive Buff Set 1
    Recommended Healer Buff Set 1
    Recommended Support Buff Set 2
    Recommended Miscellaneous Buff Set 1
    Recommended Miscellaneous Buff Set 2
    Recommended Miscellaneous Buff Set 3
    Recommended Offensive Buff Set 1 (UQBO)
    Recommended Offensive Buff Set 2 (UQBO)
    Recommended Defensive Buff Set 1 (UQBO)
    Recommended Equipment Buff Set 2 (UQBO)
    Recommended Equipment Buff Set 3 (UQBO)
    Recommended Healer Buff Set 1 (UQBO)
    Recommended Healer Buff Set 2 (UQBO)
    Recommended Support Buff Set 1 (UQBO)
    Recommended Support Buff Set 2 (UQBO)
    Recommended Support Buff Set 3 (UQBO)
    Recommended Buff Set Against Tanks 1
    Utility Buff Questions

    Additions:
    + Added in the Buff Enhancements used for 1 buff set so far. This will be the addition in the next update for this guide.
    + Added in about 2 questions for the Utility Buff Questions. I will be adding in Buff Enhancement Questions within the next guide update.

    Changes
    = Changed the Mobility Master Buff with its description and benefit in buff sets.
    = Changed the Dopamine-Infused Meds Buff with its benefit in buff sets (fixed up the value).
    = These changes were reflected across all buff sets that had these two buffs respectively.

    Removals
    - None.

    Look forward to the next update during tomorrow!
     
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  10. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Hey'll Here is today's update with some planned changes from yesterday...

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.1.8 -> V2.1.9)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.1.9)

    Pages that got updated:
    Recommended Offensive Buff Set | 2
    Recommended Defensive Buff Set | 1 | 2
    Recommended Offensive/Defensive Buff Set | 1 | 2
    Recommended Equipment Buff Set | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
    Recommended Healer Buff Set | 1 | 2
    Recommended Support Buff Set | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
    Recommended Miscellaneous Buff Set | 1 | 2 | 3
    Recommended Offensive Buff Set (UQBO) | 1 | 2
    Recommended Defensive Buff Set (UQBO) | 1 | 2
    Recommended Equipment Buff Set (UQBO) | 1 | 2 | 3
    Recommended Healer Buff Set (UQBO) | 1 | 2
    Recommended Support Buff Set (UQBO) | 1 | 2 | 3
    Recommended Buff Sets Against Tanks | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
    Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
    Buff Enhancements (Normal Crafting) List
    Buff Enhancements (Clan Crafting) List

    Additions:
    + Added in the Buff Enhancements used to all of the rest of the buff set pages.

    Changes:
    = Added in the word Buffs in every buff set to note where the buffs are within the buff set.
    = Added in the top links for the very final buff set.
    = Added in the Go to Buff Enhancements List other page for the respective Buff Enhancements page.

    Removals:
    - None.

    I would have done the Buff Enhancement Questions, but I'm not really feeling like doing it right now in this update... maybe later on. Enjoy.
     
  11. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Hey'll,

    Just returned home from the hospital last night so I was able to get back into doing guide updates once again...

    Enjoy!

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.1.9 -> V2.2)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.2)

    Pages that got updated:
    Main guide page itself
    What are The Survivor Buffs?
    List of Offensive Buffs
    List of Defensive Buffs
    List of Ability Buffs
    List of Equipment Buffs
    List of Utility Buffs
    List of Economy and Exp Buffs
    List of Miscellaneous Buffs
    List of Other Buffs

    Additions:
    + Added in the link to the Points Reloaded Buff List Generator website into this guide so it is easier to access.

    Changes:
    = Changed the wording of From Versus Only Buffs to Versus Only Buffs to better reflect what [V] stands for.
    = Added in the Level Requirement needed for buffs to most buffs in the List of Buffs Pages.

    Removals:
    - None.

    There will be a part 2 to this update tomorrow! Look forward to it...
     
  12. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Hey guys, here is the part 2 update to this that I hope you all were looking forward to :)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.2 -> V2.2.1)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.2.1)

    Pages that got updated:
    Offensive Buffs Pages | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
    Defensive Buffs Pages | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
    Ability Buffs Pages | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
    Equipment Buffs Pages | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
    Utility Buffs Pages | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
    Economy and Exp Buffs
    Miscellaneous Buffs
    Other Buffs

    Additions:
    + None.

    Changes:
    + Added in the Buff/Crafting/Quest Requirements for all buffs.
    + Updated the Discharger Buff with the changes from 14th September 2018.

    Removals:
    - None.

    I'll probably update this guide with more frequently asked questions sometime soon. Look out for another one!
     
  13. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Hey'll, heres a small update for this guide that I decided to do, mainly affecting the buff enhancements

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.2.1 -> V2.2.2)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.2.2)

    Pages that got updated:
    Buff Enhancements (Normal Crafting) List
    Buff Enhancements (NC) Pages | 1 | 2 | 3

    Additions:
    + None.

    Changes:
    = Added in the Zombie Shredder Buff Enhancement.
    = Added in the Cash and FR-Pills next to the cash cost and FR-Pills cost to better reflect what the values meant on all normal crafting Buff Enhancements.

    Removals:
    - None.

    Enjoy!
     
  14. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Here's another small update, this update will be done in 2 parts instead of 1 full part, since I also have to update all of my buff sets to reflect the updated benefit in buff sets for each buff updated.

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.2.2 -> V2.2.3)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.2.3)

    Pages that got updated:
    Offensive Buffs Page 1
    Offensive Buffs Page 3
    Defensive Buffs Page 3
    Ability Buffs Pages | 3 | 4
    Miscellaneous Buffs
    List of Offensive Buffs
    List of Defensive Buffs
    List of Ability Buffs
    List of Miscellaneous Buffs

    Additions:
    + None.

    Changes:
    = Piercing Bullets, Nihilism, Love is in the air, Dying Berserk, Battle Cry and Assassin Drone Buffs all got updated as per the October 2nd changelog. I've updated every single buff's description and benefit in buff sets in their buff page and list of buffs pages.

    Removals:
    - None.

    the part 2 to this update which is updating the benefit in buff sets across all updated buffs in the buff sets will be done at a later date. Enjoy!
     
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  15. timkit

    timkit MG Donor

    Alright y'all, part 2 of the update that I wanted to do at a later date is now done... I figured I get it done yesterday since ending VS earlier than usual. Enjoy!

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide Updated! (V2.2.3 -> V2.2.4)

    Usage of Buffs and Buff Sets Guide (Version 2.2.4)

    Pages that got updated:
    Every single buff set page
    Buff Enhancements (Normal Crafting) List

    Additions:
    + None.

    Changes:
    = Added in + signs alongside buffs that have buff enhancements.
    = Added in short buff enhancement descriptions to make it easier for people to understand what these buff enhancements do, without needing to go look them up in the buff enhancements section of this guide.
    = Added in the updated benefit in buff sets short buff descriptions for the buffs that got updated with them from the previous guide update.
    = Added in the <> notes with Buff Enhancements that had them.

    Removals:
    - None.

    Hope you guys like the update! :)
     
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