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    I'm back to the game after a couple years away. I just got a Tome of Ascension from the "boss encounter" quest. Should i use it on any of my current toons?

    LC:
    Hybris II
    PC I
    Mother I
    Risen Ogre I
    Grand Oak I

    Legendary:
    Lurker IV
    LF III
    Captian Isabela II

    Epic:
    Dragonling I
    Cassandra I
    Sentinel Shadow I
    Withered I
    Sentinel Archer I
    Herald I
    Fereldan Teyrn I
    Velann I
    King Cailan I (x2)
    Arcane Horror I
    Corypheus I
    FEO I
    GWB I


    Also, i'm currently running PC in my form. Is he the "best" of the LC that i have?

  • #2
    PC is the most versatile LC that you have right now since he can boost warriors and dwarves. The Mother is probably "better", but only with a blighted squad. I wouldn't recommend using your tome on any of the heroes you currently have. Save it for when you get a hero that will be more useful later on.

    In case you weren't aware, the LC key event was recently revamped and drops lots of solid LCs.
    Last edited by Kidnova; 02-26-2018, 05:28 AM.
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    • #3
      Agree, if it’s your only tome, I’d say hold on to it for now. It won’t be long before you have more worthy candidates. In addition to the LC yellow key nexus, see if you can build a team to run the Origins gauntlet. It’ll remind you a lot of what you may remember from long ago, and it drops excellent heroes worthy of that tome. Good luck, and welcome back!
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      • #4
        thanks guys.

        i beat the LC nexus about 95% of the time right now with my current form. I need ~25 more "gold urns" to run the origins event. i'm only level 42.
        Last edited by Matt Chiasson; 02-26-2018, 05:53 AM. Reason: i'm also currently ranked ~150 in the event running. hoping to finish top 200.

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        • #5
          Running the weekly nexus events on Insane is also a worthwhile endeavor once you can manage it, especially since you have very few legendary heroes. The XP and gold rewards are decent, the drops are almost as good as ludicrous, and the difficulty really isn't that bad. It's a big jump from Insane to Ludicrous though.
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          • #6
            Wecome back

            I agree, your heroes aren't good enough to use the tome, I would save it for a better toon.
            If you play gaunlet you will get pretty good heroes, more tomes and good gear.

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            • #7
              You've got soooo much to work on my friend. Right now Epics aren't worth mentioning at the moment, except the newly reworked Blights and Wardens. Keep on pulling! A lot of good heroes are now in the gold packs.

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              • #8
                since my last post my this is my legendary list:

                LC:
                Nuggalope
                the mother
                sandy howler
                RLG
                giant
                NA
                risen ogre
                broodmother
                PC
                TGO
                hybris

                toons:
                lurker
                maferath
                dowager
                librarian
                FEI
                rion
                elite harlequin
                capt isabella
                LF
                byron
                isabela
                architect

                plus i had 4 tomes of acension. used 2 on maferath and LF since i had 4. saving the other 2 now.

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                • #9
                  What's done is done, but Lyrium Fenris is currently a completely useless hero. Fingers crossed that he gets a revamp. Same goes for almost all of the DA2 companions though, excepting Varis. Luckily tomes are not hard to come by anymore with the Origin gauntlet and revamped nexus events dropping them pretty regularly.
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                  • #10
                    Originally posted by Kidnova View Post
                    What's done is done, but Lyrium Fenris is currently a completely useless hero. Fingers crossed that he gets a revamp. Same goes for almost all of the DA2 companions though, excepting Varis. Luckily tomes are not hard to come by anymore with the Origin gauntlet and revamped nexus events dropping them pretty regularly.

                    that's why i went ahead and used 2. seem to get them regulary in origins so far, *knock on wood*. right now LF is one of my red team anchors, until i get better.

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                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Kidnova View Post
                      What's done is done, but Lyrium Fenris is currently a completely useless hero. Fingers crossed that he gets a revamp. Same goes for almost all of the DA2 companions though, excepting Varis. Luckily tomes are not hard to come by anymore with the Origin gauntlet and revamped nexus events dropping them pretty regularly.

                      I agree with Kidnova, I think it is better to keep tomes and wait to get better heroes, even if they are easy to get things could change.
                      I think you should try to get some good heroes at gaunlet or open some BP to improve your squad.

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