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New Weapon Bug - Frogs

Discussion in 'Weapon Bugs' started by Megakarp, Apr 5, 2016.

  1. Megakarp

    Megakarp New Born (1) Member

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    Now this might have been a visual glitch, or an actual bug, but I shot Frogs through a 2x damage. It only registered the first "frog" that went through the DD as getting bonus XP for the buff. Although the shot did ~160 damage on two targets, it only showed that the shot was "buffed" on one of the bullets. So either the bug that I described occured, or it was a visual glitch and didn't visually register that the 2x damage was applied on the first bullet that hit

    Any help would be appreciated!! :D
     
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    SubZero Master Sergeant (10) Member

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    Many weapons that split or fire multiple shots only register the first one for the buff bonus and you can only recive this bonus once per shot.
     
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    referee11 Captain (17) Member

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    This actually applies to every weapon. All buffs are determined so that the particle that hits the x2 also has to hit the opponent. If you hit a buff with a main particle (i.e. Helicopter Strike), it will give you the buff bonus if you deal damage. If a bullet that doesn't hit the player gets it, you won't get the buff bonus.
     
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    Megakarp New Born (1) Member

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    Ah I never noticed that, thanks alot. I just was making sure a new weapon being broken wasnt a thing.
     
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    xXTacocubesXx Command Sergeant Major (13) Member

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    kChamp really ought to fix that though. I feel shots like that still deserve credit.
     
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    referee11 Captain (17) Member

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    I honestly don't care whether or not he fixes it. There are more pressing issues to fix, like Awesume's picture in the Peculiar Pictures thread about glitched tournies.
     
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