Armor Class and AMF/GA (in General)


AdminTitan [The Sky Forge] June 25 12:55 PM EDT

So it's been a long while and I don't remember.

I know all AC blocks incoming physical damage. The + from AC blocks incoming magical damage. But what about AMF and GA, I don't remember.

For GA I see this in the wiki:
GA damage is reduced by AC due to enchantment, not base AC; GA damage type is GA.

Not sure what that means though, + affects GA? I get the second part.

For AMF I couldn't find anything like this in the wiki. It mentions RoBF lowering it; which I remember, but nothing else.

Eliteofdelete [Battle Royale] June 25 1:33 PM EDT

AC by enchantment is + AC. + AC lowers all damage except bleeding which is the game's only form of "pure" damage. Base AC only lowers physical.

AdminTitan [The Sky Forge] June 25 1:58 PM EDT

Are you sure it lowers AMF damage:

Beating Heart cast Antimagic Field on Caharin (0.18)
Caharin takes damage from his own Shocking Grasp (572,865)!
Caharin touches Flaming Sword [2,830,751]

That seems awfuly high if it's getting an ~65% reduction. That would mean the AMF would do about 1.6M damage for 2.8M damage dealt at only .18 AMF. That seems wrong no?

AdminTitan [The Sky Forge] June 25 1:58 PM EDT

BTW, ^ that's with 402 AC and 5M SS

Newlin [SeeD] June 25 2:34 PM EDT

I'm pretty sure AC doesn't reduce AMF damage.

AdminTitan [The Sky Forge] June 25 3:36 PM EDT

Exact same opponent.

Caharin takes damage from his own Shocking Grasp (555,101)!

With 62 Armor. The number is actually lower, so that's funny.

Rubberduck[T] [Hell Blenders] June 25 5:09 PM EDT

Is amf still at .18 in the 2nd instance, I expect your SG is bigger due to less penalties.

Eliteofdelete [Battle Royale] June 25 5:41 PM EDT

Guess AMF is not reduced by AC, kinda of strange.

Newlin [SeeD] June 25 8:00 PM EDT

It would be nice as it would allow for a mage with a full set of AC. Unfortunately the AMF backlash without the NSCs kind of kill that.

AdminTitan [The Sky Forge] June 25 8:13 PM EDT

Yeah I was trying to figure out why I was running NSCs instead of Tulkas. Guess I should have trusted my younger self.
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