Diablo® III

Rip 60 Witch Doc, Spirit Vessel MIA?

63 hours into the character I was cornered by 3 elite fat 'Blight Raythes' (the big round tank mobs). Plague and Desecrate, and something else, nothing too bad but I was taking them seriously.

My monk friend and I were just screaming through act 3 hell but I wasn't taking chances and kept spirit walking for health. Then I got stuck in this corner with 6 seconds on spirit walk cooldown...

"Hey I am going to sprint out of this corner when spirit walk comes of CD." 5 seconds on spirit walk CD a descrate and plague start ticking on me.

4 seconds on spirit walk cooldown, I pot.

3 seconds on cooldown, these are the longest seconds of my life.

"I am going to run out when spirit vessel procs." I just started spaming spirit walk and clicking on a nice empty doorway to run through the second I entered the spirit realm from either spirit walk or spirit vessel proc.

Then I was dead.

No extra second, I didn't move, no spirit vessel debuff. Just an empty place in my soul.

It was a damn good ride though. My first Hardcore character and I made it to 60!
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sorry for your loss bro. We all gonna die sooner or later so take it easy :-)
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rip :(
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RIP see you at the pearly's when i die
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RIP. My Monk "Partypope" died yesterday, while farming Inferno Act 1 before Skeleton King.
Some flying beats in dungeon with blocker, firechains, these red pools on the ground making damage (dont know their english name) and a 4th affix.
But Witchdoc nios on his way for revenge. Made it to 29 yesterday.
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Died my WD just a sec before in inf A1.

Spirit Vessel didn't work :( (didn't switch on at all this time...)
Edited by MrBalloon#2621 on 21/09/2012 18:36 BST
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RIP :(
Hm I have just started my WD and I was going to rely on spirit vessel. Do your reports guys mean that it is buggy and does not trigger when your dead or?..
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RIP, bro.
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Don't know exactly. Asked more of my friends and said they experienced it too in SC

Don't know wich version is correct
-maybe lag and didn't switch on automatically spirit vessel in time (I experienced sometimes -not often- delay in spirit walk too)
-recieve a huge damage that never survive with spirit vessel (fatal damage + more than 15%) ---> I think not that, becouse my character didn't go into spirit form, like should
Edited by MrBalloon#2621 on 21/09/2012 20:30 BST
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