Penguins New Fastest Hunter?
Posted 03 June 2009 - 11:54 PM
Access to the new hunter area where you can catch Penguins and the occasional KGB Agent for extra exp.
You can catch these penguins with practically any method, and the exp does vary.
Boxing red chinchompas - 265 exp, chance of fail.
Boxing Penguins - 150 exp, 0.0001% chance of fail.
Netting penguins - 250 exp, 0.0001% chance of fail.
The speed however, is another important factor.
Red Chins - Fast respawn, luring fast.
Boxing pengs - Instant respawn, very fast luring.
Netting pengs - Instant respawn, medium luring.
So the discussion is, which one is better?
I personally think Boxing Penguins is the new fastest way to gain exp. Compared to the risk of failing a chinchompa. You catch em more often, and faster. Yes the exp is less, but I think the speed\chance makes up for it.
*Please note - KGB Agents are only worth 2exp each at this point in time, im unknown as to whether or not this is a bug, but yea*
Posted 04 June 2009 - 12:11 AM
Posted 04 June 2009 - 12:26 AM
Posted 04 June 2009 - 12:26 AM
Edited by Cipher, 04 June 2009 - 02:05 AM.
Posted 04 June 2009 - 12:36 AM
No problem. I'm with you on hating to fix box traps. Penguins are very helpful though. So congratulations on the 80 Hunting. Not sure when you got it though.
Posted 04 June 2009 - 02:21 AM
So as you said before, It does come down to what you want. If your hunting for exp and a bit of cash, do reds. If ur a hardcore skiller, go the pengs.
Posted 04 June 2009 - 02:30 AM
Posted 04 June 2009 - 03:29 AM
-[Head of the CMP]-
-[Retired since 2012]-
-[Voted Poster of 2009]-
-[Voted Best Debater of 2010]-
-[Ex-Pictures | GFX | General Discussion Leader]-
Posted 04 June 2009 - 05:56 AM
And even still, chins are very fast :P Guess this new method is just "something different" :P
Posted 04 June 2009 - 06:06 AM
when your hunt lvl is high, you fail a whole less (my brother has 99)
and tbh 99 hunt doesnt take long at all, it's only boring
and the money isnt that great (boredom vs the money you gain) there are other ways to earn more an hour
but though i'd like to make some of the 30M+ involved in chin hunting
Posted 04 June 2009 - 06:16 AM
Posted 04 June 2009 - 08:04 AM
- Feel free to PM me if you need any anything and I will do my best to help.
-OSRS Price Guide ( Please use the Price Guide Support Forum for help)
Leader of RuneScape Dinasty; RSD from 06 to 2013
Posted 04 June 2009 - 10:30 AM
Posted 04 June 2009 - 10:34 AM
Also note you need to release the Penguins. You do not need to Release Chins.
Edited by Secret Dragoon, 04 June 2009 - 10:43 AM.
I used to be something speical, now I am nothing.|
RSN: SecrtDragoon (Inactive as of April 2013)
Posted 04 June 2009 - 10:39 AM
Posted 04 June 2009 - 02:18 PM
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Sir Winston Churchill, British politician (1874 - 1965)
"Your good fortune is not my misfortune" -- Cestal
"Life is pain, Highness... anyone who tells you differently is selling you something."
Posted 04 June 2009 - 02:37 PM
99/99 ATK - COMPLETED
99/99 STR - COMPLETED
75/75 DEF - COMPLETED
70/70 PRAY - COMPLETED
BARROW GLOVES/BARROW GLOVES - COMPLETED
IM BACK. 30/08/08.
Posted 04 June 2009 - 03:11 PM
Retired Global Moderator | Retired Achievements Co-Leader | Retired Aotm Leader
Posted 04 June 2009 - 03:26 PM
Personally, I dislike Hunter. However, after I completed the Quest, I went try out the Penguins and I grew a level really quick. So, I'm sure that whenever I do get around to leveling Hunter (and I will have to one day to keep my Quest Cape ), Penguins will be my choice.
Proud Quest Point Cape Owner
Posted 04 June 2009 - 06:53 PM
0 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users