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Wraith Spiders: Can they be used as a Changeling form?

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Wraith Spiders: Can they be used as a Changeling form?

PostAuthor: Gumble Tinkertumble » Thu Sep 27, 2012 8:36 am

A couple of quick questions about wraith spiders.

1) I have noticed they don't have the same defences as true undead (level/ability drain, immunities, etc.), so are they really undead?
2) Some look transparent, others don't. Are they solid and see through, or actually insubstantial wraiths as the name suggests?

This relates to what forms are and are not acceptable to changelings by the way, so probably should be common knowledge!

edit: Changed title to clarify the question - PJ
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Re: Wraith Spiders

PostAuthor: Gumble Tinkertumble » Mon Oct 01, 2012 6:45 pm

Is the team discussing this by any chance?
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Re: Wraith Spiders

PostAuthor: Shardthepious » Mon Oct 01, 2012 8:44 pm

... and this is Ask the Team. [snipt]
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Re: Wraith Spiders

PostAuthor: PlasmaJohn » Mon Oct 01, 2012 9:24 pm

Not a Team question.

So the real question is: can Wraith Spiders be used as a changeling form? Stay tuned. (we're discussing it)
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Re: Wraith Spiders: Can they be used as a Changeling form?

PostAuthor: Gumble Tinkertumble » Tue Oct 09, 2012 2:24 pm

How're the discussions going? :D
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Re: Wraith Spiders: Can they be used as a Changeling form?

PostAuthor: Gumble Tinkertumble » Wed Oct 24, 2012 8:40 am

It's been a while, so...

*points to the question above*
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Re: Wraith Spiders: Can they be used as a Changeling form?

PostAuthor: Plethora » Wed Oct 24, 2012 8:52 am

Wraith Spiders are, according to world lore, incorporeal undead and thus not eligible as a changeling form.

That some wraith spiders appear solid is considered a bug. Until we can get this fixed, we hope players continue to use good judgement in selecting proper forms. And in dubious cases like this; ask about it.
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