Subnuke doffs should be nerfed - PvP is nearly dead
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Join Date: Jun 2012
09-28-2012, 02:48 PM
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He wanted you to tell him exactly what you did.
This doff, 0.5sec after it removes 3 buffs, places an invisible flag onto the target, specific to this doff's power. It is called "Doff_Proc_Buffstrip" and it lasts 30sec.
No player will ever have the ability to see this flag without the use of dev-level debug commands.
This flag is read by one power, and only one. That power, is this doff. If it attempts to proc again, it looks for the flag on the target. If the flag is present, the proc is discarded instead of being applied. If the flag is not present, the proc goes off, buffs are stripped, a flag is applied, and the whole process repeats.
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