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Turn lootable radar on

Discussion in 'PvP' started by svena, Nov 22, 2017.

  1. svena

    svena Active Member Pro Users

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    So after a long time away from lootable pvp, I decided to try out Arks for a bit.

    Overall it seems pretty good, however it is open to a major exploit atm. If you jump in from outside of the lootable zone the radar will show for a split second. The person already in the zone wont notice because of the game terrible draw distance, but the pker will be able to line right up with whoever is in the zone.

    An avatar named Goddess Tiffany Aphrodite appears to also know this as they jump in and out of the zone looting people.


    Leaving the radar on gives the miners/hunters inside a false sense of security and leaves the zone open to a huge exploit.
     
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  2. Morgoth

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    or make a buffer zone that is not pvp but radar doesn't work, so people cant run the edge of the zone to scan around for targets.
     
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  3. svena

    svena Active Member Pro Users

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    Wouldn't really fix the TP chip exploit though.

    In all honesty, does ark need a lootable zone anymore? MA now seems to be ok with pyrite in regular pvp and nothing on ark uses blood moss/himi so why not just kill two birds with one stone and turn off lootable.
     
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  4. hHitman

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    Tested your theory and i do not see radar at all.Tpd from many places and i think it was just a random bug.seems the update yesturday fixed it.I hv never got pyrite on regular pvp areas on ark but on caly its there.
     
  5. xXx-Ady-xXx

    xXx-Ady-xXx New Member

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    Did she loot you dude?
     
  6. svena

    svena Active Member Pro Users

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    That would be very interesting if they did, maybe support cases do work. Though you really cant tell unless there is a mob or person on the radar. They only show up for a few frames but thats all you need. I'll try to test later on if I can.

    Ya she got me, damn MA gave me a 600 ped lyst hof and they found me tucked into the tree area i summoned the claim too. When I went back in to look for some revenge I found them jumping in and out on the edge of lootable pvp.
     
  7. rocket192

    rocket192 New User

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    I can confirm this exploit does work. tested it and tried it multiple times.

    Fortunately i haven't been pk'd in lootable (yet) but this is a major issue... also as an issue is running around the outside. I've been able to see svena, nikolas, alina, and aphrodite on one occasion just running along the outer rim of lootable pvp.. it's a huge fucking exploit.
     
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  8. Neil

    Neil Adviser Pro Users Arkadia Adviser

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    Wait... what??? There's pyrite in regular PVP zone on caly!?
     
  9. hHitman

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    Yes neil in caly non lootable pvp areas got pyrite now
     

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