Introduction “The Shattered Masque has fought far too many opponents who fail to realize the importance of proper footwear…If we’re to face in the Blessed Crucible, I want to fall because of my unmatched skill — not your pathetic boot stitching.” — A Clothier’s Primer by the Shattered Masque.
This category is for crafting light and medium armor.
If you like to know odds before gambling, there is a good post on reddit from a crafter who tracked the results of his/her writs since OneTameriel. The conclusion: You have a 30% for a gold improvement item from Blacksmithing, Clothing, Enchanting, and Woodworking. The post includes an introduction and the statistics collected. View Post
Since the release of OneTamriel, there have been a few posts on the official forums that discuss the competitiveness of the crafted sets versus all of the new zone and monster sets. In reviewing these discussions, I’m most in agreement with STEVIL. While developing thru levels, crafted sets now a filler rather than focus in no
The first Witches Festival introduced a crown store exclusive motif, The Grim Harlequin, for 2200 crowns and includes 54 crown mimic stones. The cause of the issue relates to a shift introduced with OneTamriel that focuses crafting to individual characters. For example, harvesting is now determined by the harvester’s adventuring level and crafting passives. For
There is a great post on Reddit to help people obtain the three new motifs: Celestial, Draughr, and Yokudan.
Hmm… Survey Reports now drop half as often from Crafting Writs, but rich nodes at survey sites now provide twice as many materials. Should we start to hoard our survey maps until OneTamriel? I wonder if anyone has looked at this?
Welcome to this month’s ESOTU crafting [PC] add-on report based on today’s statistics at ESOUI.COM.
With the release of Shadows of the Hist, the highest tier writs and Survey Map were tweaked to use only the highest level materials. Unfortunately, the maps were bugged and still rewarded lower tier materials. Fortunately, that issue was patched. On the positive side, the clothing survey maps saw an upgrade with the inclusion of
Helediron posted an excellent analysis of his crafting statistics on the official forums. If you like numbers, there are a lot of good ones. After SotH patch I followed writ logistics for 11 days with 12 writ crafters. The characters did nothing else than making writs and collecting survey maps and farming resources between survey maps.