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Archived Post 01-30-2010 04:15 AM

Auto targetting
Has anyone else found that when they have a weapon that has a cone or AOE (like a grenade) they are being forced to target an enemy to shoot it. This often means that rather than throw my grenade intot he middle of a group and hit everyone I have to throw at one target and only him the 1 mob standing next to him as well. Is there any way to over come this or is it just "working as designed" i.e. not very well.

Archived Post 01-30-2010 04:18 AM

Yeah it's always been like that with the exception of some melee attacks, obviously grenades would require a whole new ground targetting system to use without targetting an enemy first.
As for cone attacks it could be done without a target, but I have a feeling it could cause issues during PVP with the lag and all, as I noticed using melee attacks that don't require targets were a complete pain in the arse to hit anything with during PvP with everyone constantly moving.

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