JungleBasas

07-05-2011, 08:13 AM

What is the cap for -armor, I mean the physical armor not magic armor.

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JungleBasas

07-05-2011, 08:13 AM

What is the cap for -armor, I mean the physical armor not magic armor.

AboveThis

07-05-2011, 08:20 AM

there is none

or atleast not reachable

or atleast not reachable

SjuwkPacient

07-05-2011, 08:27 AM

This is not wow and why would there be an armor cap for non "tank" heroes anyways?

Vahn

07-05-2011, 08:37 AM

Well the forumla ends up with as you get to a really low armour (-1000 ish) you'll get near -100% reduction which is double damage.

You can't get more than -99.99999% reduction but the actual number of armour has no limit in either direction.

You can't get more than -99.99999% reduction but the actual number of armour has no limit in either direction.

Vida

07-05-2011, 09:00 AM

What holds the armor value? integer or double? and is it signed or there's another variable indicating that?

Vahn

07-05-2011, 09:04 AM

I have absolutely no idea, ElementUser probably knows though.

slacr

07-05-2011, 09:14 AM

You can try to find out by adding the most armor reducing heroes in one team, equip them with the armor reducing items.

I'll go with: Pestilence, Demented, Armaddon, Panda and Andromeda or SS which give the same, that gives:

15, 30 (with Scepter), 3*5=15, 8, 5 = 73 armor reduced.

Add to that a shieldbreaker and a daemonic breastplate, 6 and 5 so equalling 84 in total and that should be the lowest you can reach since 0 is the lowest base armor (Pebbels?)

Edit: You can take Predator instead for -6 armor on lvl 16 ult, or kraken which also has -5 for the last hero.

I'll go with: Pestilence, Demented, Armaddon, Panda and Andromeda or SS which give the same, that gives:

15, 30 (with Scepter), 3*5=15, 8, 5 = 73 armor reduced.

Add to that a shieldbreaker and a daemonic breastplate, 6 and 5 so equalling 84 in total and that should be the lowest you can reach since 0 is the lowest base armor (Pebbels?)

Edit: You can take Predator instead for -6 armor on lvl 16 ult, or kraken which also has -5 for the last hero.

haschisch

07-05-2011, 09:28 AM

You can try to find out by adding the most armor reducing heroes in one team, equip them with the armor reducing items.

I'll go with: Pestilence, Demented, Armaddon, Panda and Andromeda or SS which give the same, that gives:

15, 30 (with Scepter), 3*5=15, 8, 5 = 73 armor reduced.

Add to that a shieldbreaker and a daemonic breastplate, 6 and 5 so equalling 84 in total and that should be the lowest you can reach since 0 is the lowest base armor (Pebbels?)

Edit: You can take Predator instead for -6 armor on lvl 16 ult, or kraken which also has -5 for the last hero.

cd alone can do -50 armor and basically unlimited minus armor if you refresh him.

edit: cd as in corrupted disciple, not as in cooldown

I'll go with: Pestilence, Demented, Armaddon, Panda and Andromeda or SS which give the same, that gives:

15, 30 (with Scepter), 3*5=15, 8, 5 = 73 armor reduced.

Add to that a shieldbreaker and a daemonic breastplate, 6 and 5 so equalling 84 in total and that should be the lowest you can reach since 0 is the lowest base armor (Pebbels?)

Edit: You can take Predator instead for -6 armor on lvl 16 ult, or kraken which also has -5 for the last hero.

cd alone can do -50 armor and basically unlimited minus armor if you refresh him.

edit: cd as in corrupted disciple, not as in cooldown

ElementUser

07-05-2011, 09:33 AM

Probably a signed short int

-32768 to 32767

@haschisch: no, charges are of data type char (in this case a signed char) and it'll only go from -128 to 127

-32768 to 32767

@haschisch: no, charges are of data type char (in this case a signed char) and it'll only go from -128 to 127

UrienRakarth

07-05-2011, 09:34 AM

what would that do to incoming damage?