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'''Batter barriers''' is a [[Warrior Guild]] skill that allows warriors to open locked doors or boxes from the [[treasure system]].   
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'''Batter barriers''' is a way that warriors have of opening locked doors or boxes from the [[treasure system]].   
  
 
==Battering==
 
==Battering==
When battering things, the amount of damage is affected by both your training in batter and the weight of your weapon.  [[Damage weighting]] will also add more damage to your successful strikes.
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When battering things, the amount of damage is affected by both your training in batter and the weight of your weapon.  Damage weighting will also add more damage to your successful strikes.
 
 
Some especially effective weapons are [[glaes]] clubs, or any of granite weapons in the [[Warrior Guild]] shop.  The granite mattocks weigh on the order of 90 lbs, so inflict damage quite well.  They cost 7500 [[silver]].
 
  
 
==Tasks Assigned==
 
==Tasks Assigned==
Each of these tasks requires you to go to an area and find things to batter.  You will be assigned a location and thing to batter.  Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
 
 
 
===Break branches===
 
===Break branches===
 
:Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "We've got a need for some kindlin'.  Funny, but you need something tougher than those rotten boards.  Head out to the wood shed and break some branches down for kindlin.  You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 6 times."
 
:Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "We've got a need for some kindlin'.  Funny, but you need something tougher than those rotten boards.  Head out to the wood shed and break some branches down for kindlin.  You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 6 times."
;:Location: wood shed
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:Go to the wood shed and grab a stick.  Batter it mercilessly until it crumbles.  Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
:This task is worth 10 points.
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:This task is worth x points.
  
 
===Break up crates===
 
===Break up crates===
 
:Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "You need to work on yer swing some more, and we could use a little more coins in our coffers.  Find where they're hirin' for breakin' up old crates and tell 'em I sent ya.  You and the guild will get 5 silvers for each crate you break.  You will need to do 100 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 5 times."
 
:Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "You need to work on yer swing some more, and we could use a little more coins in our coffers.  Find where they're hirin' for breakin' up old crates and tell 'em I sent ya.  You and the guild will get 5 silvers for each crate you break.  You will need to do 100 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 5 times."
;:Location: docks
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:Go out to the docks and find a pile of crates.  Pull one out and batter it mercilessly until it crumbles.  Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
 
:This task is worth 8 points.
 
:This task is worth 8 points.
  
 
===Break sheet metal===
 
===Break sheet metal===
 
:Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "'Bout time for you to work on breakin' up metal stuff.  Go find where they're hirin' for breakin' sheet metal, and tell them I sentcha.  You and the guild will make 10 silver for each piece you break.  You will need to do 100 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 6 times."
 
:Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "'Bout time for you to work on breakin' up metal stuff.  Go find where they're hirin' for breakin' sheet metal, and tell them I sentcha.  You and the guild will make 10 silver for each piece you break.  You will need to do 100 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 6 times."
;:Location: Varies by town.  Usually the blacksmith's forge or weapon shop
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:Go to the the blacksmith's forge area and look for a pile of sheet metal.  Pull one out and batter it mercilessly until it crumbles.  Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
 
:This task is worth 10 points.
 
:This task is worth 10 points.
  
 
===Break ice===
 
===Break ice===
 
:Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "You need to work on yer upper body strength.  Go to the cold storage room and bust up some ice for the ice tubs.  You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 7 times."
 
:Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "You need to work on yer upper body strength.  Go to the cold storage room and bust up some ice for the ice tubs.  You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 7 times."
:The Training Administrator told you to break up some slabs of ice.
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:Go to near the ice tubs and find a block of ice, pull it out and batter it mercilessly until it crumbles.  Each time you do the amount of damage specified you get a rep.
;:Location: ice tubs
 
 
:This task is worth 8 points.
 
:This task is worth 8 points.
  
 
===Break wood===
 
===Break wood===
 
:Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "Yer gonna need to start easy.  Go out to the wood shed and bust up some old boards into tinder for the fires.  You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 2 times."
 
:Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "Yer gonna need to start easy.  Go out to the wood shed and bust up some old boards into tinder for the fires.  You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 2 times."
:The Training Administrator told you to break up some old boards from the wood shed.
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:Go to the wood shed and grab a rotten board.  Batter it mercilessly until it crumbles.  Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
;:Location: woodshed
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:This task is worth x points.
:This task is worth 10 points.
 
  
 
===Batter boxes===
 
===Batter boxes===
:The task of battering boxes is different in that you need to supply your own fodder.  One interesting thing about this task is that if you find a strong box, such as mithril or silver, and batter it enough to get a rep without breaking it, then put it aside for some amount of time, the box will regenerate.  Later, you can retrieve that box again and get another rep off of it without it breaking it.  This method allows you to get all the box battering tasks done with minimal danger and effort.
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;:Location: varies
 
 
:This task is worth x points.
 
:This task is worth x points.
  
 
===Open doors===
 
===Open doors===
:Doors can be assigned on wooden or metal doors, and with or without a weapon. All a warrior needs to do is find his or her way to the appropriate door, and pound away. An apprentice will re-lock the door if it is busted open.
 
  
:Thondor assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Thondor rubs his chin thoughtfully, then continues, "Doors!  You need to practice with doors now.  We've got a wooden stage door you can practice on out in the trainin' grounds, head out there and start poundin' away!  You will need to do 170 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Thondor also adds, "Repeat this 4 times."
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:This task is worth x points.
 
 
:Thondor assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers."  Thondor rubs his chin thoughtfully, then continues, "Hmmm...yep, it's time.  Go to the wooden stage door and practice batterin' it without a weapon.  You will need to do 170 hit points of damage for each repetition."  Thondor also adds, "Repeat this 2 times."
 
;:Location: doors in the guild
 
:This task is worth 12 points.
 
  
 
==Reference==
 
==Reference==
* [[Warrior Guild FAQ (saved post)]]
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* [[Warrior Guild FAQ saved post]]
 
 
[[category:Guild Skills]]
 

Revision as of 00:14, 19 August 2006

Batter barriers is a way that warriors have of opening locked doors or boxes from the treasure system.

Battering

When battering things, the amount of damage is affected by both your training in batter and the weight of your weapon. Damage weighting will also add more damage to your successful strikes.

Tasks Assigned

Break branches

Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers." Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "We've got a need for some kindlin'. Funny, but you need something tougher than those rotten boards. Head out to the wood shed and break some branches down for kindlin. You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition." Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 6 times."
Go to the wood shed and grab a stick. Batter it mercilessly until it crumbles. Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
This task is worth x points.

Break up crates

Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers." Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "You need to work on yer swing some more, and we could use a little more coins in our coffers. Find where they're hirin' for breakin' up old crates and tell 'em I sent ya. You and the guild will get 5 silvers for each crate you break. You will need to do 100 hit points of damage for each repetition." Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 5 times."
Go out to the docks and find a pile of crates. Pull one out and batter it mercilessly until it crumbles. Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
This task is worth 8 points.

Break sheet metal

Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers." Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "'Bout time for you to work on breakin' up metal stuff. Go find where they're hirin' for breakin' sheet metal, and tell them I sentcha. You and the guild will make 10 silver for each piece you break. You will need to do 100 hit points of damage for each repetition." Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 6 times."
Go to the the blacksmith's forge area and look for a pile of sheet metal. Pull one out and batter it mercilessly until it crumbles. Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
This task is worth 10 points.

Break ice

Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers." Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "You need to work on yer upper body strength. Go to the cold storage room and bust up some ice for the ice tubs. You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition." Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 7 times."
Go to near the ice tubs and find a block of ice, pull it out and batter it mercilessly until it crumbles. Each time you do the amount of damage specified you get a rep.
This task is worth 8 points.

Break wood

Klidel assays you with a critical eye and says, "Let's find you something to do to earn a rank in Batter Barriers." Klidel rubs her chin thoughtfully, then continues, "Yer gonna need to start easy. Go out to the wood shed and bust up some old boards into tinder for the fires. You will need to do 50 hit points of damage for each repetition." Klidel also adds, "Repeat this 2 times."
Go to the wood shed and grab a rotten board. Batter it mercilessly until it crumbles. Each time you do an amount of damage specified by the taskmaster you get a rep.
This task is worth x points.

Batter boxes

This task is worth x points.

Open doors

This task is worth x points.

Reference