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 Forum: Rogues 10/05/09, 12:47 AM Replies: 767 Views: 1,096,857 Posted By Lukon Is it meaningful to give EP estimates to 2... Is it meaningful to give EP estimates to 2 decimal places with a standard error of 0.06? Starting with the original sampled variables for 2AP (mean = 2, standard error = 0.06) and Agi (mean = 1.97,...
 Forum: Rogues 10/04/09, 11:13 AM Replies: 767 Views: 1,096,857 Posted By Lukon Could you explain how you derived these values,... Could you explain how you derived these values, Mavanas? From what I see in the DPS Output sheet, it looks like you add 50 to each stat and use 1000 iterations - is that correct?
 Forum: Rogues 08/17/09, 11:21 AM Replies: 1,143 Views: 942,809 Posted By Lukon From calculations in the Pocket Guide... From calculations in the Pocket Guide (http://elitistjerks.com/f78/t37183-pocket_guide_wotlk_updated_3_1_a/p43/) (eg see the bottom of page 43) FoK can currently be worthwhile against only 2 targets....
 Forum: Rogues 07/05/09, 11:53 AM Replies: 5,390 Views: 1,995,149 Posted By Lukon You can hit all three parts without jumping; you... You can hit all three parts without jumping; you need to be directly inside the Leviathan MK II (watch out for Hand Pulse however!). Alternatively, using Baby Spice on Leviathan MK II or VX-001 helps.
 Forum: Rogues 06/18/09, 11:08 AM Replies: 1,647 Views: 5,173,807 Posted By Lukon Surprisingly, as Combat it is always worthwhile... Surprisingly, as Combat it is always worthwhile to keep SnD up (with regards to target count at least); the extra CP procs pay for the SS and SnD. Eg: 1.8 speed offhand, 40% base haste (Lightning...
 Forum: Rogues 06/18/09, 2:26 AM Replies: 1,647 Views: 5,173,807 Posted By Lukon Mavanas, it is quite interesting to see similar... Mavanas, it is quite interesting to see similar results achieved by very different means (I edited my previous post to correct a missing WP, resulting in a slightly larger estimated dps loss). Did...
 Forum: Rogues 06/17/09, 11:00 PM Replies: 1,647 Views: 5,173,807 Posted By Lukon We can compare the value of FoK vs regular single... We can compare the value of FoK vs regular single target dps as follows. Note that the data I am using below comes from my character, and other combinations of glyphs, talents, gear etc will give...
 Forum: Rogues 06/17/09, 2:36 AM Replies: 1,647 Views: 5,173,807 Posted By Lukon Why is this being a douchebag? If you keep the... Why is this being a douchebag? If you keep the immoral with Shadow Beacon targeted while casting FoK, you are still doing around 90% of your peak single target dps to it. Meanwhile you are increasing...
 Forum: Rogues 06/15/09, 6:37 AM Replies: 1,647 Views: 5,173,807 Posted By Lukon I'm surprised how poorly rogue AOE is rated in... I'm surprised how poorly rogue AOE is rated in some of the above posts. A quick look at some of my recent combat logs shows rogues and death knights at the top of almost encounters containing...
 Forum: Rogues 03/29/09, 9:03 AM Replies: 1,402 Views: 904,167 Posted By Lukon Likewise, I don't have much data on Demonology... Likewise, I don't have much data on Demonology Warlocks. My HaT data included Felguards' Cleaves, although these only made a small contribution (around 0.05 procs per second). I didn't take into...
 Forum: Rogues 03/26/09, 6:59 AM Replies: 1,402 Views: 904,167 Posted By Lukon I observed the same results as Jatku for... I observed the same results as Jatku for Pestilence and Living Bomb (although the new glyph in 3.1 may change that); posts #378 and #68 have further details. Expanding on the Death Knight pet...
 Forum: Rogues 03/04/09, 7:53 AM Replies: 1,402 Views: 904,167 Posted By Lukon Certainly, I have uploaded it to... Certainly, I have uploaded it to http://users.bigpond.net.au/kenco/CombatLogParser.zip It might take a little while to get working, and there could be some files missing. Feel free to PM me if you...
 Forum: Rogues 03/03/09, 2:53 AM Replies: 1,402 Views: 904,167 Posted By Lukon I haven't had an opportunity to test Searing... I haven't had an opportunity to test Searing Totem crits. Of the pets that I have tested - Water Elementals, Ghouls, Gargoyles and Army of the Dead Ghouls - only Ghouls' crits caused HaT procs. I...
 Forum: Rogues 03/02/09, 9:20 PM Replies: 1,402 Views: 904,167 Posted By Lukon I created a combat log parser and stored the... I created a combat log parser and stored the results in a database. For the most part, this took the form of one large table, with one row for each combat event. From there, I added a number of...
 Forum: Rogues 03/02/09, 6:34 AM Replies: 1,402 Views: 904,167 Posted By Lukon Expanding on surrealkilla's results in post #514,... Expanding on surrealkilla's results in post #514, here is an aggregate of the HaT proc data from my last few weeks of raiding. The results were obtained as follows: Locate recent encounters...
 Forum: Rogues 01/19/09, 7:50 AM Replies: 1,402 Views: 904,167 Posted By Lukon Continuing with Lilpenny's testing from post #68,... Continuing with Lilpenny's testing from post #68, I found the following HaT interactions for Warrior, Death Knight and Mage abilities. + Triggers HaT - Does not trigger HaT Death Knight +Blood,...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 12/25/07, 9:09 AM Replies: 3,126 Views: 1,649,594 Posted By Lukon I'm at a similar level of gear at the moment.... I'm at a similar level of gear at the moment. Even with a heap of crit and armor ignored, rupture is still a fair bit better. Without mangle my calculations have eviscerate and rupture doing almost...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 10/16/07, 11:51 PM Replies: 153 Views: 30,624 Posted By Lukon But dodged backstabs give a refund of 75% of the... But dodged backstabs give a refund of 75% of the energy cost. A dodged backstab is not nearly as bad as a dodged autoattack. We can think of dodges to backstabs - and thus the benefit of expertise -...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 10/13/07, 7:46 AM Replies: 2,892 Views: 942,712 Posted By Lukon Hi Aldriana, I have a couple of questions... Hi Aldriana, I have a couple of questions concerning the recently uploaded version of your spreadsheet. In the Xs5r tab, under the 'Actual Attack Counts' section, the 'MH Procs Per PPM' cells (row...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 10/12/07, 7:35 AM Replies: 153 Views: 30,624 Posted By Lukon Although the benefit for yellow damage will be... Although the benefit for yellow damage will be quite limited. For combat rogues finishers cannot be dodged, and other dodged specials give a 75% energy refund.
 Forum: Class Mechanics 10/10/07, 10:52 AM Replies: 2,892 Views: 942,712 Posted By Lukon I wouldn't be too fussed about getting right up... I wouldn't be too fussed about getting right up to the hit barrier. You don't need hit whenever there is an item with less +hit than your current piece but better overall stats. There seems to be a...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 10/09/07, 7:53 AM Replies: 2,892 Views: 942,712 Posted By Lukon I found Coup de Grace quite powerful. There were... I found Coup de Grace quite powerful. There were times when I would get 6-8 free finishers in a row; it felt like a mini-AR. However it does take a fair amount of concentration to use optimally. You...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 08/30/07, 6:46 AM Replies: 2,892 Views: 942,712 Posted By Lukon It is often not easy to acquire an optimal gear... It is often not easy to acquire an optimal gear set. Guilds that are killing Illidan already have been moving through BT very quickly, so that the choice of items can be quite limited. You can only...
 Forum: Public Discussion 07/28/07, 9:42 AM Replies: 92 Views: 22,654 Posted By Lukon Can processors be automatically throttled?... Can processors be automatically throttled? Generally I have found that overheating just gives a crash. An exception is that Nvidia cards can underclock themselves if they overheat, but this will...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 07/17/07, 10:31 AM Replies: 106 Views: 25,881 Posted By Lukon I did some testing on High Priest Venoxis the... I did some testing on High Priest Venoxis the other day. With +25 weapon skill I had 622 glancing blows from 2585 swings, or 24.1%.
 Forum: Class Mechanics 07/17/07, 10:23 AM Replies: 106 Views: 25,881 Posted By Lukon Even with combat log parsing it is sometimes not... Even with combat log parsing it is sometimes not possible to accurately determine the number of procs for items such as Dragonspine Trophy. For example a triple-proc may appear to be a double-proc....
 Forum: Class Mechanics 06/25/07, 6:52 AM Replies: 20 Views: 37,161 Posted By Lukon Eviscerate makes such a small proportion of your... Eviscerate makes such a small proportion of your damage that improved eviscerate doesn't add much dps. Personally, eviscerate makes up ~5% of my damage output, so that each talent point in improved...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 06/21/07, 3:15 AM Replies: 2,735 Views: 612,990 Posted By Lukon naxro, I noticed the same problem ages ago when I... naxro, I noticed the same problem ages ago when I first specced mutilate. Having run through the numbers by hand it does not seem to be a bug. First, how much OH mutilate damage do you lose by...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 06/12/07, 12:54 PM Replies: 8 Views: 3,731 Posted By Lukon I could see it having potential in an xs5r cycle,... I could see it having potential in an xs5r cycle, but apart from that it seems like something you could do without. Suppose you generally performed 5 point SnDs and could save up spare energy and...
 Forum: Public Discussion 06/11/07, 1:18 AM Replies: 69 Views: 14,233 Posted By Lukon Extending this comment, the following are... Extending this comment, the following are approximate % dps increases provided by buffing classes for a Sword Rogue: 19.6% - Enhancement Shaman 12.1% - Restoration Shaman 9.0% - Dps...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 06/02/07, 9:46 AM Replies: 2,735 Views: 612,990 Posted By Lukon Just running some quick numbers, there seems to... Just running some quick numbers, there seems to be quite a large difference between swords and daggers with WF. I have a 2.6 speed sword with around +50% haste (SnD + Dragonspine etc), giving 0.83...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 05/16/07, 8:38 PM Replies: 2,892 Views: 942,712 Posted By Lukon At the time I had vitality disabled. So 2.13... At the time I had vitality disabled. So 2.13 ap/agi would become 2.17. Also, I am using 41 agi per 1% crit (I estimated this value from character sheet tooltips). That gives: Agi = 1.12 (AP) + 1.12...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 05/16/07, 12:02 AM Replies: 2,892 Views: 942,712 Posted By Lukon I have been using a spreadsheet of my own along... I have been using a spreadsheet of my own along the same lines: tailored to common combat swords builds. Recently my results have been straying from those of Pf's spreadsheet, so its good to have...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 05/12/07, 12:28 PM Replies: 2,735 Views: 612,990 Posted By Lukon The cycle sheet showed 100% SnD time. In this... The cycle sheet showed 100% SnD time. In this case I would expect (approximately) 11% from Dragonspine Trophy, 30% from SnD and around 4% from BF and mongoose, giving a total of 50% average haste. As...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 05/11/07, 12:41 PM Replies: 2,735 Views: 612,990 Posted By Lukon Hi all, I have a few questions regarding haste... Hi all, I have a few questions regarding haste modelled by the spreadsheet (for reference I am using version 2.2.4). My "Buffed DPS" sheet, from cells L31 to M35, is as follows: SnD Base ...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 05/09/07, 4:54 AM Replies: 8 Views: 11,299 Posted By Lukon Dragonspine Trophy can proc off specials,... Dragonspine Trophy can proc off specials, eg: 5/9 18:25:33.437 Your Riposte crits Servant of Razelikh for 1253. 5/9 18:25:36.343 Your Sinister Strike hits Servant of Razelikh for 573. 5/9...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 05/05/07, 3:22 AM Replies: 2,735 Views: 612,990 Posted By Lukon Indeed it does, depending on your talent build.... Indeed it does, depending on your talent build. With a mutilate spec and DP on your mainhand, swapping to WF can be a small downgrade (10 dps in my case). In reality you would put DP on your offhand,...
 Forum: Public Discussion 03/19/07, 10:43 PM Replies: 449 Views: 81,998 Posted By Lukon Some attacks can be blocked and resisted: "Grand... Some attacks can be blocked and resisted: "Grand Warlock Nethekurse's Shadow Cleave hits Dershivar for 158 Shadow Damage. (1307 resisted) (250 blocked)" This is from a Fraps, from which I can't...
 Forum: Public Discussion 03/18/07, 10:25 PM Replies: 219 Views: 54,670 Posted By Lukon Currently KTM doesn't react to O'mrogg's yells,... Currently KTM doesn't react to O'mrogg's yells, although you could edit KTM_Bosses.lua to do so. To get my data I paused the video just before the yell and recorded the threat values, and again just...
 Forum: Public Discussion 03/18/07, 9:11 AM Replies: 219 Views: 54,670 Posted By Lukon From a Fraps I took with KTM showing, O'mrogg... From a Fraps I took with KTM showing, O'mrogg appears to perform a combination of a threat wipe and a Lava Annhilator-esque random threat assignment. I only have a few data points to work with, since...
 Forum: Class Mechanics 03/04/07, 7:50 AM Replies: 2,735 Views: 612,990 Posted By Lukon Pf, I noticed what may be a few bugs in the... Pf, I noticed what may be a few bugs in the spreadsheet. The human sword and mace skill bonus (Gear and Buffs sheet, cells M69 and N69) appears to apply 5 weapon skill rating, rather than 5 weapon...
 Forum: Public Discussion 09/26/06, 11:27 AM Replies: 76 Views: 35,667 Posted By Lukon The tooltip crit % is the proportion of weapon... The tooltip crit % is the proportion of weapon swings that are crits, rather than the proportion of hits that are crits. So +1% crit means 1% of your weapon swings are converted to crits, which is...
 Forum: Public Discussion 09/26/06, 8:35 AM Replies: 76 Views: 35,667 Posted By Lukon However, you are forgetting miss and dodge, which... However, you are forgetting miss and dodge, which don't stack multiplicatively with crit. At 25% crit your white damage hit table might look like: 25% crit 55% hit 15% miss 5% dodge, giving an...
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