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Old 02-09-2010, 02:23 PM
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Default Typos found, post them here.

I started this thread so there would be one place for all typos found. People have found some typos already but I thought that this way we could keep these separate. Easier to find and also easier not to post one twice.

One I found was creature called Posionmaw. Sounds positively futuristic but probably a typo.
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Old 02-09-2010, 02:46 PM
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Upon finding a secret, the message reads as "Secret found1" instead of "Secret found!"
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Old 02-09-2010, 10:01 PM
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Upon finding a secret, the message reads as "Secret found1" instead of "Secret found!"
I found that the exclamation marks look a lot like the number 1. It was especially amusing when I got teleported by a trap to the 9th level and it looked like it said level 91! I nearly choked! Still died before I got a teleporter.
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Old 02-10-2010, 02:01 PM
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I was planning on starting this thread myself, but it seems I've been saved the trouble

I only have one more, at the moment. If you highlight "Damage" on the character sheet, the popup has a typo, it's mussing the F in successful.
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Old 02-11-2010, 11:54 PM
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Found some new ones.


The help message describing Fragile Items misspells Obsidian twice as Obisidian. On an unrelated note, it seems rather odd to make armor from obsidian, though I could see crystal working, I guess.

Additionally, the Ego Items help message should have a colon after the words "have one thing in common".

When completing a "Destroy the Evil gate" quest, it should probably say "The Evil Gate has been destroyed" (The word the is missing currently).

When speaking to the Apothecary, I was told that "Gods breath created life". I think it should be Gods' in this case.

There are several events that pop up and are missing periods at the end. Primarily, any event ending in the name and floor of the dungeon is missing one, as well as the "Din is looking for an evil artifact" event and the "monster-name-here has plans to raid the town" event. "Failed find plans quest" is also missing a period, and any event of a creature entering into your bestiary is as well. Finally, both successful and failed lock picking attempts and the discovery of a lesser vault are missing punctuation.
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Old 02-12-2010, 01:25 AM
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When speaking to the Apothecary, I was told that "Gods breath created life". I think it should be Gods' in this case.
This one can go two ways:
1. single God: God's breath
2. multiple Gods: The Gods' breath (the article the informs the reader to expect a plural)

edit: Ohshi-- just recognized that I was committing an error of my own. As the individual breaths of multiple Gods, it should be the mouthful: The Gods' breaths. If you're going this route, it may be worthwhile to rewrite the sentence.

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Old 02-28-2010, 05:29 AM
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I just found two unique mobs:

Posiondealer and Posionmaw (both are wampires.)

I'm thinking it's suppose to be PoIson, and not Posion. =)
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Old 02-28-2010, 02:35 PM
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Find the buried treasure quest has an odd description, "Find the buried horde treasure". This should probably be "Find the buried treasure hoard."

When you have a quest to find Wisps' charred remains, it adds an extra s to remains in the description.

The bestiary description for Orc says, "weren't quiet dead". Should be quite.

This one isn't a typo, but I think the wording could be better. The last sentence of the quest description for "War with..." may sound better as "Kill enough of the to ensure they leave us alone" or something to that extent. Currently, it sounds a little bit odd. Well, to me it does.

The help text on Secret Doors should be reworded slightly. Something like "...sections of walls are really illusions, and are really secret doors leading to hidden areas."
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Old 02-28-2010, 05:08 PM
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Solving "Retrieve important information from Guy McRandomname" quests for the Steward sometimes still gives me a "Delivered package successfully!" (don't know if that's the exact wording) message.
Incidentally, the dialog button you have to click in order to solve the quest is labeled "Deliver package" in these cases.
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Old 03-12-2010, 08:43 PM
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Warlock's Demon Mastery skill should have an apostrophe on demons in "summoned demons damage".

Ransom messages from monsters are missing the period after the name of the townsperson.

I think the town name of Longbrrok is supposed to be Longbrook.
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