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    I used to pickpocket at the NPC locksmith in the landing when I was bored.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Stumplicker View Post
    Pickpocketing is a great skill. Nobody expects you to use it anymore, and nobody protects their stuff.
    Maybe if you find the one guy in game who doesn't use lich and doesn't keep his containers closed you can do something. Vast majority of people just deposit everything via script after a hunt, so they have literally nothing for you to steal. Plus so many people are post-cap with PP training of their own, and all the anti-thief items that have been released over the years.
    Last edited by Taernath; 11-09-2018 at 03:32 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Taernath View Post
    Maybe if you find the one guy in game who doesn't use lich and doesn't keep his containers closed you can do something. Vast majority of people just deposit everything via script after a hunt, so they have literally nothing for you to steal.
    I dunno about you, but my scripts don't really close containers. Maybe I'm the outlier, but it doesn't really seem to me like a lot of other people keep theirs closed either. I get all sorts of stuff. I think most people are using ;sloot and ;sloot sell at this point, and I don't think that closes by default.

    Edit to add: The only real hindrance I have every now and again is finding rooms with more than just one or two people in them that aren't protected against pickpocketing. Not that it really stops me if I have no other options, because those one or two people are usually afk and won't really see me if they see me anyway.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Taernath View Post
    Maybe if you find the one guy in game who doesn't use lich and doesn't keep his containers closed you can do something. Vast majority of people just deposit everything via script after a hunt, so they have literally nothing for you to steal. Plus so many people are post-cap with PP training of their own, and all the anti-thief items that have been released over the years.
    This is why I camped out at the locksmith, by the time a capped character caught on I was gone.

    I can only remember getting caught up in anti-theft stuff twice.

    Another good time is when everyone is gathered during story lines, even got RPA's for being an entertaining thief.
    Last edited by Neveragain; 11-09-2018 at 03:43 PM.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Taernath View Post
    Maybe if you find the one guy in game who doesn't use lich and doesn't keep his containers closed you can do something. Vast majority of people just deposit everything via script after a hunt, so they have literally nothing for you to steal. Plus so many people are post-cap with PP training of their own, and all the anti-thief items that have been released over the years.
    If you are 2x PP, a character that is 1x might as well not even have any PP skill.

    Traps will get you caught though (Although I've found with max enhancives, my chance of stealing traps skyrocketed. I can also PP from a 3x perception/2x PP rogue alone in the room and not get caught.).

    Being able to actively see when items go missing from your bag, is also a bit lame, when used by a player.

    But whatever the case, getting caught usually leads to a lot of fun anyways. Though some people take it a little too personal...

    What I hated, was when people I hadn't even stolen from, attacked me for allegedly stealing from a friend of theirs (even though I was never caught.). Well, I guess it led to some very gratifying revenge, though...
    Last edited by Mobius1; 11-09-2018 at 03:58 PM.

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    if only it gave experience, I would never leave town.
    That would be awesome and it should since you have to spend TP's on it.

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