View Full Version : Useful Links

07-16-2008, 03:42 PM
Have you ever wondered - "Where is that thread that I cannot find?" I know I do it a lot.
So, I decided to make a post listing threads that I think are important. Let's jump right in!

How to Level Fast Threads

The Path To Power: A Critical Path Guide (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=122746) - Great thread by Kistilan detailing out what quests to do in sections
How do you lvl your new toons? (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=152720) - Post asking how others level there new characters fast, pretty good info here

Quest List Threads

The Lost Quest Guide (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=122192) - What a great quest list compilation by Lost Leader... I think he has detailed all the quests with notes about them
Rowanheal's Comprehensive Quest List (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=125393) - This is a thread that links to an Excel Spreadsheet of quests up to Mod 6 (I believe)
Comprehensive Quest List (http://spreadsheets.google.com/pub?key=p6XOlLuybzkjVZv4ududHYw)- Rowanheal's Spreadsheet on Google Docs

XP Guide Threads

An XP Guide to Wilderness Areas (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=114383) - This is another excellent write-up. This time for Wilderness Areas and how much XP they give. Truly great! - Updated up to the Orchard
http://achievebalance.com/ddo/adventureareas.htm - Lcdr Swizzle has created a similar page on his website - Fully Updated

Map Threads

Dorim's Map Shop (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=99331) - Great thread with maps of Wilderness areas and some Quests - Great tool!
Great Map List Off DDO Site (http://www.alexhaddox.com/ddo/) - Another Great Site! Maps are in game maps with no notes but has info such as how many mobs to kill to get conquest bonus.
Maps from GameAmp (http://dndonline.gameamp.com/dnd/viewQuests) - This is an old site - I used it during beta! Pre mod 1 information.

Tools Threads

Weapon Comparison Tool (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=87716) - jjflannigan created this awesome tool which helps tell you what weapon will output the most damage
Character Planner Version 2.00 - Now with Equipment! (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=87799&highlight=planner) - Ron's excellent character creator program - Must have!
Character Planner spreadsheet (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=96376&highlight=spreadsheet) - Another Excellent tool for creating and mapping characters
Enhancement Planner (http://perfectweb.org/ddo/displayEnhancements.php#) - Online Tool to help build enhancements

Loot Threads

Definitive Static Rewards and Unique Loot Thread (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=121279) - Lord.Star created this thread. Title is self-explanatory.

Miscellaneous Threads

Templates for New Players (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=147492) - Aranticus created this nice little post about for newbies and creating an initial characters.
The Definitive AC Bonus Thread (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=115491) - This hasn't been updated in a bit. I am unsure if there is a new post. Nonetheless, it's helpful.
Definitive Patron Location/reward thread (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=49523) - Lists what your get from favor and from whom
How do I maximize and Use UMD? (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=113274) - UMD Discussion and explanation
How to become "Raid Ready" - Prerequisites (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=121640) - My post about becoming raid ready, taken from other posts - up to the Abbot
Stone of Change - Eldritch Rituals Cookbook (http://forums.ddo.com/showthread.php?t=132855&highlight=planner) - Crafting info
DDOwiki (http://ddo.enterwiki.net/page/Browse_portal) - Borror put a lot of time into this. Great resource!
DDO Monster Catalog ( - Mr. Cow created a monster manual of sorts! Plus more maps!
d20srd.org (http://www.d20srd.org/indexes/monsters.htm) - Excellent site detailing DnD information

Thanks to ALL of the authors on creating such comprehensive posts and tools! I know I use them!

I am believe there are more map posts out there - so please reply if you know of them and I will add them in.
Any other useful tools.

07-16-2008, 03:43 PM
holding for.. who knows what...

07-16-2008, 03:52 PM
Nice Collection.

I'd use the second post ya saved there for Class/Character Creation related Guides.

07-17-2008, 09:51 AM
This should be pinned. I'm constantly looking for some of these threads. Nice post!

07-17-2008, 12:19 PM
There are a number of crafting planners you could link to. I remember those by JJ, Zaodon, Sanadil and myself. There may be more though.