8:24 pm, January 1, 2018
My main toon is a Merc, and had recently lv a Sorc Madness dps, Under gear, no augments. My main objective is to become good at it before I start gearing and working with stats. So [..]
8:24 am, December 3, 2017
Ten Issues with the Traitor Among the Chiss
1) In general, I think the flashpoint is too long. Depending on the class, gearing and encounters resetting it can take anywhere from 40 minutes to 4 hour [..]
8:24 pm, November 9, 2017
ive been trying to level up my command level and in most cases i lose. At first i thought it was me or a bunch of useless lump solo players who couldnt fight there way out of a paper bag, but after i [..]
8:24 pm, October 23, 2017
I know this is a returning topic, but I still not consider it a l2p issue.
Our time is precious, we pay to have fun and not to chase the only player left from the other team for minutes. If your team [..]
8:24 pm, May 23, 2017
The main problem with swtor is classes don't fit into their roles.Tanks, that do insane DPS. Healers, that don't need a team to survive. DPS that can tank and heal.
Tanks. Tanks should have one job. [..]
8:24 am, May 22, 2017
Okai Bioware. Since you have gotten your fill of making each major update about creating the new "FOTM" here are some ideas of my own that I would like you to consider in making classes godl [..]
8:24 am, May 14, 2017
Besides how crappy 5.0 is with the gear grind and other problems that I am sure we could fill a thousand posts about....the class unbalances now are so much better than 4.x.
I don't care how many tim [..]
8:24 am, May 13, 2017
It seems people are under the notion that operatives are godly warriors that dominate everyone in every direction from across the map. Rifle shot and Frag Grenade are even brought into question. Low y [..]
8:24 pm, May 12, 2017
Any other sages in pvp had a melee class on you, and suddenly be unable to cast force barrier. I have this happen quite a lot. I won't be stunned and all my abilities will be available except for forc [..]
8:24 am, May 11, 2017
So, after years I need to ask this, mostly from curiosity.
In many 8 versus 8 unranked, I will see the enemy team's healers coming out of their spawn area already marked. I've also seen my team membe [..]
8:24 am, April 22, 2017
I don't care about merc heal to fulls. Whatever. But it is insane that you can be stun locked to resolve, and break it to try to get from being globalled, and still be able to have electro net put on [..]
8:24 pm, March 29, 2017
Static barrier is a powerfull tool. While thinking about how to improve sorcs gameplay i came up with this idea and im excited to hear what you think about it:
Static barrier doesnt respect the globa [..]
8:24 pm, March 19, 2017
DPS Sorcs need some buffing, but not the usual "let's just make them God-like" buffs that we see with every buff to a class (looking at you, Mercs).
So, how about trying this, Bioware? Just [..]
8:24 pm, February 18, 2017
So I main spec a healer sorc and PvP almost exclusively. I usually do pretty good and I feel like I contribute ; on an average wz I usually do 2 to 3 million heals. A couple of times I've broken 5 mil [..]
8:24 pm, February 3, 2017
I recently ditched my Shadow and made a Sage, I have to redo 1 1/2 chapters but that's fine, the Sage is infinitely more fun to play than Shadow.
So I was wondering if it's possible to play the story [..]
8:24 am, January 31, 2017
Hello guys, this is a question for devs.
Can we expect classes and warzones rebalance in the future?
Here's what I'm talking about in examples.Class balance
1. While we know class balancing has pro [..]
8:24 pm, January 27, 2017
A big thanks to Aceite for finding the 3.3 patch notes!http://www.swtor.com/blog/pvp-econom...ame-update-3.3Below is what was written by SWTOR devs regarding 3.3
Community N [..]
8:24 pm, January 23, 2017
I have noticed that sorcs with the utility Lightning barrier, always have this activated. I checked it in my sorc and tested it... And the description is completely wrong!
It says it r [..]
8:24 am, January 6, 2017
We can make ranked great again! This is a small compendium on why in my opinion ranked failed so far, and possible solutions for this year.IntroductionWhy has ranked failed so far?
There are multiple [..]
8:24 pm, December 28, 2016
As a Sorc, how am I supposed to beat a Merc 1 on 1?
I have to stop attacking him when he pops his shield (or whatever) because I damage myself and heal him at the same time. So, I pretty much just h [..]
8:24 am, December 22, 2016
Feel free to test these numbers on your own toons.Corrupted Barrier for Sorc
I used the Bolsterizer on the training area of the Fleet. I have around 130k HP bolsterized. I used force barrier a few ti [..]
8:24 am, November 30, 2016
It's funny watching these PVE guys in Warzones.
What they don't understand is, Expertise didnt make a player good, or better. Some of these Sorcs i encounter never even pop Barrier. Lots of people do [..]
8:24 am, October 25, 2016
Posted this in general discussion, hoping to get some sort of dev response, but I'm not hopeful lol....
I'll preface this by saying I love swtor. The pvp in this game is visually appealing and has aw [..]
8:24 am, October 21, 2016
Just wondering why is this still around?
Aside from the battlemaster bag, and valor grind that drove me away 4 years ago, objective/point defense warzones being dominated by healer + tank with guard [..]
8:24 pm, October 18, 2016
Expertise DOES serve an important purpose in this game. A full set of expertise gear is seen by PvEers as simply a barrier to PvP, but that's not the important effect it has on gameplay.
First, cons [..]
8:24 am, October 11, 2016
Is there some technique for smashing someone's face as soon as Force Barrier ends? It seems like, without fail, as soon as it ends, the healer pops some big heal and they're back up to half health wit [..]
8:24 am, September 28, 2016
Yea so this is the community Dueling guide thread for whatever good it will do people. Frankly people don't duel enough in general in swtor. If you don't know, and or play with people that are already [..]
8:24 pm, September 12, 2016
From playing gw2 there was a function with ctrl+T that would mark a target and if players pressed T they would target that enemy. I would like to see this mechanic added as many ops leaders don't mark [..]
8:24 am, September 2, 2016
With all the 91k juggs I've seen roaming around on Imp side in PvP, I assumed that if I had geared myself up properly (meaning maximizing Endurance), I should have broke the 90k barrier as well on my [..]
8:24 am, August 24, 2016
As is common with pvp forums there are hundreds of "buff this" or "X class is up" or "X ability is up" threads. Let's take a poll of a class's up'ness:
As is common wit [..]
8:24 am, August 23, 2016
As is common with pvp forums there are hundreds of "nerf this" or "X class is op" or "X ability is op" threads. Let's take a poll of a class's op'ness:
8:24 am, August 23, 2016
Ever in a warzone and you wait on the bridge and time the most percect knockback or force push and somehow they end up going the exact opposite direction you pushed them and you end up becoming the pr [..]
8:24 am, August 17, 2016
Everyone already knows the pain of seeing the army of sorcs in warzones, and the dread of barrier activating. The problem I have with CC vs sorcs is I try to use it at the right time to **** people, t [..]
8:24 pm, July 21, 2016
With every expansion, there is a long tradition in this game of getting utility and QOL changes. This usually comes in the form of a new attack/cooldown/utility each class gets. Such expansions have b [..]
8:24 pm, July 15, 2016
Intro: As to making the this topic about a PvP concept idea, here I explain what I think would be a great idea. Remember this is an idea that I personally think should be included in SWTOR.
8:24 pm, June 25, 2016
I DONT LIKE THEM!STUPID BASTIONSTUPID PHASE WALKSTUPID FORCE BARRIER
8:24 am, June 20, 2016
Operations ****. Why you may ask?
I'll tell you why... because they're not fun, that's why.
What makes operations fun? Associating with others to clear content, learning the mechanics [..]
8:24 am, June 11, 2016
I've been running ranked on my sorc. I can hold my own pretty well & work with the team on most mixes of players unless an Op is facing us. I can pretty much predict we are going to lose if th [..]
8:24 pm, June 1, 2016
Now its time to nerf there unilties!
Corrupted barrier heals 2% every second and 8% when enduring bastion, sniper has 1 % of total health every 3 sec.
Spamable force lighting slow has to go [..]
8:24 am, May 23, 2016
Sorc mobility is just too limited. Phase Walk was a good start and arguably provides some degree of tactical leverage over other classes. However, Phase Walk has one major flaw: Melee who survived you [..]
8:24 pm, April 25, 2016
I don't have any problems with the APG in general. Its a loss when the other team have all the sorcs and juggs, but most games are quite interesting with surprising results and close ones.
But the re [..]
8:24 am, April 23, 2016
Seriously BIOWARE HELLOOOO ?!!!??
OPG. OPG. OPG. Novara coast. YES ! FINALLY ! And what did i see there ?
SIX fcking madness sorcs.
Oh no i'm sorry. Five madness and one sorc healer. Tha [..]
8:24 am, April 12, 2016
The new warzone in it's current state has some cool mechanics going for it but is overall far too big and random to really be a fun experience with a bunch of pugs in regs.
In order to make it more p [..]
8:24 pm, April 11, 2016
All, I have a confession to make.
I...I've started to play...*clears throat*...I've started to play my Madness Sorc again. I've held on to my beloved Mara for so long. I've told myself that I would n [..]
8:24 am, April 10, 2016
So classes like sorcs and juggs that carry around mods (especially the cancel control point kind) have an advantage in how long they live in order to use their mod. Sorcs/sages can use force barrier a [..]
8:24 am, April 1, 2016
I love my sorc, really do, but is so sad that there is a HUGE difference now between the 3 classes. I just CANT play with my merc healer or operative anymore. Im dying too fast with them (or should I [..]
8:24 pm, March 21, 2016
im writing here in hopes of getting response from someone alive - not like your robot answering machine when i post a ticket biow. please limit warzone healer numbers. why should i play any warzone wh [..]
8:24 pm, March 11, 2016
This is mostly TL;DR, but I've already done the analysis and theorycrafting research. This is one of seven areas that I am looking to dissect and learn the extreme finer points. I made a separate th [..]
8:24 am, March 5, 2016
Fellow PvPers, fellow gankers,
For a loooong looong time healing, in particular (Sorcs) has been hugely imbalanced in all aspects of pvp.
In the following wall of text I will present you my opinion [..]
8:24 am, March 1, 2016
Now that I'm spending far more time in 65 regs than I ever have, I've finally been in a couple heal-fest arenas that everyone complains about. In the first one I was with another sorcheal, and the se [..]
8:24 am, February 22, 2016
As long as we're in a petitioning mood, I thought I might draw attention to the most woefully under powered and poorly designed spec in game- the sorc healer.
1)Light armor.... Tf biowar [..]
8:24 am, February 14, 2016
By far the worst PvP I have ever encountered (borderline as bad as Warhammer online when it came out) Can't believe after 4 years we get this much of atrocity of the gameplay.
I hate WoW but that gam [..]
8:24 pm, January 14, 2016
Not exactly a revolutionary idea. It's been done in games, but after playing Blade and Soul (and being a DCUO veteran), I'm seriously struggling to understand why this isn't a universal standard in MM [..]
8:24 pm, January 8, 2016
With the myriad of posts calling for sorcerers to be nerfed, I thought it might be a good idea to do some testing, to see what it would be like if we were reduced in power, as a lot of people are req [..]
8:24 am, January 3, 2016
As an answer to the huge amount of complaints about (sorc)healers I had the idea to create a suggestion thread.
I want YOU, preferrably knowing all the three healers at least a bit, to [..]
8:24 am, January 3, 2016
Nerf them into the ground the day the season starts and watch all those fotm babies rerolling :>
on a more serious note:
Originally Posted by Qwurdilu
(Post 872615 [..]
8:24 am, December 31, 2015
Hello all! I'm here to help you all get a feel and idea for ranked! To start off, obviously their are very over powered classes that need nerfs, and their are some such as the sniper and slinger which [..]
8:24 am, December 30, 2015
Hello guys i have awesome idea about sorcerers/sages.
1. Make lower cd for force barrier.
2. Remove 'mana' cost of all abilities.
3. Make biggest range of phase walk.
4. Let them wear heavy armor [..]
8:24 am, December 27, 2015
Two people guarding on hypergate. Me and another player both scoundrels. Should be easy right? Tell him to sap the merc off in the distance and I'll sap the sorc that I saw burn his barrier already so [..]
8:24 pm, December 21, 2015
It has been bothering me for quite a while now, that sometimes, when you fail to **** the enemy healer + tank in arena, the outcome of the match is determined by a silly mechanic. The WoW system, call [..]
8:24 pm, December 18, 2015
Cause weekend is starting and I thought we did not have enough threads about it. No, I have to create a new one cause the other 3 million ones do not represent me.
Suggestion to tone them down? Easy. [..]
8:24 am, December 14, 2015
Honestly now....how long has it been? How long are the devs going to baby the sorc gods in this game?
If any other class had a way to cancel the effects of acid at the end of arena it would have been [..]
8:24 am, December 2, 2015
Got to love how that is pretty much your only option now.
OP: "I really like playing this class, but since meticulous kept blades surge (Crit now) has been nerfed I barely do any burst.
8:24 pm, November 30, 2015
Would this solve anything or make things far worse than they are?
My thinking was as follows:
1. It would remove the division between ranked and unranked, which seems to create problems for both ra [..]
8:24 am, October 25, 2015
Dear Bioware and SWTOR community,
I am writing this post because I am very concerned about the state of PvP in SWTOR, especially during end game. What is supposed to be a monumental battle of skill, [..]
8:24 am, October 22, 2015
Lets try and get a good thread put together without really hateful stuff in hopes that we can get a good interaction from a Dev on our feedback of the new Merc/Mando ability.
So here are my two cent [..]
8:24 pm, October 12, 2015
Hi. I know that starting off saying how SWTOR PvP might be overwhelming to get into. You have a lot of abilities and PvP warzones might be so chaotic. There are three stages of PvP development that we [..]
8:24 pm, October 9, 2015
Okay so we basically spent 3 hours this week trying to get this thing down on HM (after first-timing the walkers).
The result: out of maybe 35 tries, 30 wipes were entirely on the bugged mechanics of [..]
8:24 pm, October 7, 2015
I have just been getting stomped for the last 2.5 hours running into the same group of inquisitors on the bastion, The last group had 7 inquisitors and 1 marauder. at 4.0 this means that in that group [..]
8:24 pm, September 26, 2015
While watching a match of Hutball, Giradda scorns, "Why are my fire traps doing absolutely nothing to stop the goal scorers?"
Baron Deathmark replies, "My Lord, sorcer [..]
8:24 pm, September 19, 2015
In 4.0 nothing really new or cool was announced for PvP, they seem to keep the idea of swtor being turned into a chapter based role play heavy game. The current issues we have in PvP are not adressed [..]
8:24 am, September 17, 2015
It's a heroic mission from GSI quest (it's a seeker droid mission), the mission title says HEROIC 4, but I just found out that it's actually soloable with using Operative/Scoundrel classes using TANK [..]
8:24 am, September 14, 2015
Ive been doing PvP for a quite a while and Ive come to realize that Sorcerers are really lacking in the Survivability department.
I just hope after this video others will come to agree that somethin [..]
8:24 pm, September 3, 2015
ich bin neu in SWTOR bin aber lernwillig und möchte es nur verstehen.Ich besitze das 174 PvP-Set,am anfang viel mir das garnicht so auf noch aber nach 7 Tagen im PvP ... ja was [..]
8:24 pm, September 2, 2015
Ever since this morning my Static Barrier has not been working correctly.
It was working fine until I reached Belsavis and leveled to 43, where I believe the bug happened because of a Combat Profici [..]
8:24 pm, August 31, 2015
First I want to introduce myself, I started playing pvp little time before RotHC (before that I was a bloddy PVEER!!!)
Atm I main all three healers in warzones and strictly sorc in arenas (solo and [..]
8:24 pm, August 28, 2015
We started on the defense and was getting quite the pounding. The other team managed to plant the bomb at about the 5 minute mark (2 - 2:30 minutes had passed). They also got the bridge fairly quickly [..]
8:24 am, August 18, 2015
I've been playing this game since launch and these are the bugs and recurring bugs that I've found and am wondering why they've not been fixed:
1) Frigates continue to fire after all 7 gun turrets ha [..]
8:24 am, August 5, 2015
INCOMING WALL OF TEXT!
With the announcement that there will be no new operations with the release of the new expansion, I think it’s safe to assume that a new operation has not already be [..]
8:24 am, July 31, 2015
Why are so many QQ forums in the PvP section? I finally resubbed after a few months away, randomly hopping in, reading forums, etc. (And no it's not about the bonuses for the upcoming major [..]
8:24 pm, July 27, 2015
I'm fairly new to ranked and team ranked on my Sorc (didnt do much on my sage because) but I'm having a hard time choosing my utilities - or being certain I've got the right ones.
Skillful (pretty st [..]
8:24 am, June 16, 2015
Hello, I have a problem, since last update my game has apparently glitches, and by that I mean. When I play my Jug,sin,sorc,Mara,powertech the jump to target abilities do not work for my jug,PT and fo [..]
8:24 pm, May 22, 2015
As you know pvp at he moment is very unbalanced with a myriad of classes bolting around, some very powerful , some not so much.
Each class has their niche however being dead quickly makes any usef [..]
8:24 pm, May 15, 2015
Both other healers in the game have a mechanic that forces the enemy team to switch target (barrier / vanish)
Merc lacks any sort of "oh **** Button". Our Knockback doesn't root, we don't h [..]
8:24 am, May 15, 2015
And there it will progress, nevermore.
I had to call in to customer service today. They got me past the infinite English Assets 1 loop, but now a new barrier has arisen. The game worked perfectly fin [..]
8:24 pm, May 2, 2015
I think you all know how extremely annoing it is if a sorcerer uses his force barrier in order to absorb the damage of this acid thing in arenas...
Please BW this is an incredibly unfair advantage an [..]
8:24 pm, April 25, 2015
People in Force Barrier can stand in hazards and still not get hurt (unlike changes to other cd's like the Juggs). On top of that, people can pass the huttball while in force barrier. So, immune to [..]
8:24 pm, April 21, 2015
Now that the fervor about removing comms transfer has calmed down, I am curious as to why the shell requirement to upgrade pvp gear exists / why it ever existed? That is really the issue; not the inab [..]
8:24 pm, April 20, 2015
Is it normal that force barrier from sages does not block the damage or push from the deck guns?
I had a couple of times where i was forced to use barrier standing inside of the deck guns AOE and i s [..]
8:24 pm, April 16, 2015
Sage heals are very under-powered so I have a few suggestions to increase sage survivability in pvp and be just as competitive as mercenary's aeo healing. Please bear with me as I list the changes I' [..]
8:24 am, April 14, 2015
I've been complaining on the forums about class balance a lot recently, and I wanted to take a more positive direction and share my thoughts about why Operatives/Scoundrels are the most balanced class [..]
8:24 am, March 29, 2015
Ok, first things first, warzones are not a ***** match (Unless arena) I know, we all wish they were but PvP has been shafted more often than not. So that aside...
Learn to play objectives.
8:24 pm, March 7, 2015
Noticed two weird things this morning:
1. A sorc was able to get 3 medals just as the gates opened to Novarre Coast by dropping his health and then self-healing himself. That is, he got 3 medals jus [..]
8:24 pm, February 18, 2015
when my (or others) HP is extremely low? Not only that, why is it no one targets me for longer than five seconds before either switching to another opponent or just running away? It makes no sense!
8:24 pm, February 8, 2015
Enemy strat is usually **** the healer first, so I am always marked if not at the beginning soon after they spot me healing. When I am attacked or double teamed, what is my strat for defending myself [..]
8:24 pm, January 26, 2015
I've got some time to ****. Anyone else finding themselves running into a lot of teams who are just too dumb to live?
It's been particularly bad these past few days. I only had time for a couple matc [..]
8:24 pm, January 21, 2015
Remove their bubble, my class doesn't have one. This isn't fair.
Remove their Force Barrier (God Mode), my class doesn't have one.
Do not allow Force Speed to break roots, because I need them to hold [..]
8:24 am, January 9, 2015
Maras need some changes to stay competitive in pvp
I will address the problems our class faces in regards to how carnage is preforming while trying to keep
the other specs into perspective.
The f [..]
8:24 pm, December 30, 2014
I know a lot of people are a fan of the new Forced March utility that allows Mando / Merc to use Full auto / unload while moving, but it seems BW likes to screw us mando / merc users, so I had to drop [..]
8:24 pm, November 3, 2014
I play on the Shadowlands server and only PUG. I do not belong to a guild because most of the people who offer me to join are part of social/casual/PVE Guilds. My goal is to eventually join a PVP Gu [..]