General V`Deers  

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This General leads a nasty contingent of Dragoons who depart from the city at dusk each night. It is inadvisable to be in their way as they depart the city.

Category: EverQuest
This page last modified 2008-01-02 15:01:34.

Level: 58
Expansion: Ruins of Kunark
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New spell drop
# Jul 10 2009 at 3:38 PM Rating: Decent
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He dropped Pillar of Frost (51 WIZ) today. Of course, on Mayong server a level 51 spell is nearly worthless. =(
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aggro?
# Jun 10 2009 at 12:45 PM Rating: Decent
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normally, while going through OT, I (an Erudite necro) had no problems sitting, medding, or waiting for mobs to show up. Today, however, was a different story. Attacked by everyone...including the normally "don't see me" gargoyles. Never thought twice about this, since at lower levels, I was able to sit pretty much anywhere and no get aggroed by them (in fact, they even helped take the burden of too many mobs off my hands). What gives now?? because I'm level 71??

Edited, Jun 11th 2009 10:15am by Shalaan
drow goons
# Feb 16 2009 at 6:44 AM Rating: Decent
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Even this drow scum and his mates are gery to my main now i still take great pleasure in smacking the hell out of them even into my lev 70s, if they happen to be about i will stop what im doing and kill all of them. absolute payback for the amount of times they smgged me and my groups on OT temple Ramp years back in the golden age of EQ.

start digging your grave. the indigo brotherhood will find you.

Not if i find you first, drow slime
Sweet revenge
# Nov 20 2008 at 2:55 PM Rating: Decent
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Have some bad memories of this jerk killing me and my groups when we were in our Lv 30's or so.
I quit for over 4 yrs, but just came back and plan on getting sweet revenge on him with my Lv 70 cleric (good gear, I *should* beat him).
This guy used to harass my Paladin also, but he's only Lv 52 and kinda weak gear, so I'm not going to try it.
I'll try posting a screenshot when I kill him. hehe.

Edited, Nov 20th 2008 6:02pm by Healeyu
Spells
# Dec 02 2007 at 11:34 PM Rating: Decent
Post SoF post: I killed him several times today and he didn't drop any spells at all
dropped
# Feb 03 2007 at 9:49 PM Rating: Decent
Dropped Spell:Quivering Veil of Xarn today 2/3/07

hehe....fond memories
# May 05 2006 at 2:10 PM Rating: Decent
ran accross this chap when about lvl 30...years ago.....whole fort followed me into the water and killed me quickly there.....sigh.....took gm to find my body....but last year took my paly...now 70....back to zone for some sweet revenge....he and couple of his co-horts didnt last long....biggest problem for any lvl player are the adds...especially golems......gotta pull him solo with an fd sk or monk then its not too bad.../salute
The pathing is wirde
# May 03 2006 at 9:41 PM Rating: Decent
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I have noticed the goons in OVerthere have a absolutely giant agression range, they are underconned, and have buggy pathing. I was walking through OVerthere with my lvl 66 monk one time and out of nowhere every single goon in the zone just poped right on me. I didn't even have time to hit the FD button before I was dead.

A couple of times a friend and myself would try to take one but every time we attacked 1 there would be another one come from what seemed like clear accross the zone to help.
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dropped
# Jan 30 2005 at 11:12 AM Rating: Decent
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dropped spell: Tears of Prexus
Most unfriendly
# Jan 29 2005 at 11:57 PM Rating: Decent
I thought I lucked out when I found one of his goons pretty well beat up by a couple tigeresses.... I attacked goon and was getting pretty good results when General Butthead appeared out of nowhere.... end result? One dead 47 Ranger with a quickness. For some reason, contrary to several other posts, Gen did not cast at me at all, just chopped me to bits, hitting for 100-150 with incredible frequency.
My advice? Avoid this punk like the plague. If he shows up on your tracking radar, run the other way.
shadownight
# Jun 23 2004 at 4:51 AM Rating: Decent
He is a Shadownight level 58 definetly.

Aggro one of his goons far from where he is at and he comes a runnin.

If you aggro a goon while he is in a meeting he brings like 5 other goons with him. And boy can he move.

bah
# Jan 11 2004 at 10:05 PM Rating: Decent
casters beware, this prick summons, seems to be a necro. Magic based spell will land, hes got a pretty good MR, but nothing to write home about. Max damage output 169, does have quite a few Hps though. Those combinations = no druid solo :(
Sweet Revenge
# Aug 10 2003 at 5:52 PM Rating: Decent
I've dropped the General twice now solo, revenge is oh so sweet.

His buddies the goons are pretty trivial now at level 65, but, the General does require a fair amount of work to take down solo. He's got lots of hp, and is pretty resistant. The trick was that he is easily slowable with disease based slow, so I had him slowed 50%. Epic dots, and dogdog meleeing, and down he goes. Took 12 minutes to kill him the first time, 9 minutes the second time, he has a boatload of hp.

[Thu Aug 07 16:56:22 2003] Kebab tells you, 'Attacking General V`Deers Master.'
[Thu Aug 07 16:56:24 2003] General V`Deers begins to cast a spell.
[Thu Aug 07 16:56:25 2003] You begin casting Malicious Decay.
[Thu Aug 07 16:56:26 2003] Taunting attacker, Master.
[Thu Aug 07 16:56:26 2003] General V`Deers sweats and shivers, looking very feverish.
[Thu Aug 07 16:56:31 2003] You begin casting Cloud of Grummus.
[Thu Aug 07 16:56:38 2003] General V`Deers's body is covered in a brown mist.
[Thu Aug 07 16:56:40 2003] General V`Deers tries to slash YOU, but misses!
[Thu Aug 07 16:56:40 2003] General V`Deers tries to slash YOU, but misses!
[Thu Aug 07 16:56:40 2003] Kebab bites General V`Deers for 19 points of damage.
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[Thu Aug 07 17:06:03 2003] You pierce General V`Deers for 40 points of damage.
[Thu Aug 07 17:06:05 2003] Kebab bites General V`Deers for 17 points of damage.
[Thu Aug 07 17:06:05 2003] Kebab bashes General V`Deers for 19 points of damage.
[Thu Aug 07 17:06:05 2003] You pierce General V`Deers for 40 points of damage.
[Thu Aug 07 17:06:05 2003] You have slain General V`Deers!
[Thu Aug 07 17:06:05 2003] Your faction standing with Venril Sathir could not possibly get any worse.
[Thu Aug 07 17:06:05 2003] You gain experience!!
[Thu Aug 07 17:06:05 2003] General V`Deers's corpse says 'Start digging your grave. The Indigo Brotherhood shall find you.'

[Sat Aug 09 12:09:02 2003] Zoneker tells you, 'Attacking General V`Deers Master.'
[Sat Aug 09 12:09:04 2003] You begin casting Malicious Decay.
[Sat Aug 09 12:09:05 2003] General V`Deers sweats and shivers, looking very feverish.
[Sat Aug 09 12:09:08 2003] You begin casting Cloud of Grummus.
[Sat Aug 09 12:09:14 2003] General V`Deers's body is covered in a brown mist.
[Sat Aug 09 12:09:15 2003] Zoneker kicks General V`Deers for 17 points of damage.
[Sat Aug 09 12:09:17 2003] Zoneker bites General V`Deers for 41 points of damage.
[Sat Aug 09 12:09:17 2003] You begin casting Curse of the Spirits.
[Sat Aug 09 12:09:17 2003] Your Spear of Fate begins to glow.
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[Sat Aug 09 12:18:45 2003] You pierce General V`Deers for 2 points of damage.
[Sat Aug 09 12:18:45 2003] General V`Deers has taken 143 damage from your Curse of the Spirits.
[Sat Aug 09 12:18:45 2003] You try to strike General V`Deers, but miss!
[Sat Aug 09 12:18:46 2003] You have slain General V`Deers!
[Sat Aug 09 12:18:46 2003] Your faction standing with Venril Sathir could not possibly get any worse.
[Sat Aug 09 12:18:46 2003] You gain experience!!
[Sat Aug 09 12:18:46 2003] General V`Deers's corpse says 'Start digging your grave. The Indigo Brotherhood shall find you.'
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RE: Sweet Revenge
# Nov 20 2003 at 12:49 AM Rating: Decent
Nice :)

I trained him once to the two named iksar/scorpions at lvl 43 and had a heal and buff me while and all 3 of us warriors started beating on him. easy kill i attacked till i got low health and backed off and he fought my buddies and one died but popped back up pretty quick and killed him. Yes cheap but who cares
Ouch
# Feb 26 2003 at 9:29 AM Rating: Decent
I was runing around double kiting tigress when out of no where i see a goon well i get out of his way and run smack dab into this guys chest you can guess the rest LOADING PLEASE WAIT

LvL 32 druid prexus
this guy needs to die alot
# Jan 17 2003 at 8:36 PM Rating: Good
i rememember in my 30,s-40,s these damn dragoons used to lay waste to me on a daily basis..
So today me 65th pally another 63rd pally and a 60th bard came and slayed him plus all his buddies
Now just to get a full group of us 60+s and RAZE the hole town .even the vendors lay it to ashes
Revenge is nice :-)
He a Nasty One
# Sep 06 2002 at 8:35 PM Rating: Decent
I'm a 53 Wood Elf Druid and had been farming Sabretooth tigers for pelts the other night. During one of my Quad pulls I noticed one of the tigers missing and saw that he had been attacked by a Dragoon. Dragoon was alone and no one messes with my pelts so I went ahead and attacked him (full disclosure - I have ES Vambrances and had KEI on too). He was snarable but roots would not hold. Did get him down finally and he dropped a wizzy spell. Hmmmm . . . me thinks. Maybe I should try this again.

Next night cycle I'm waiting in SW corner for the goons to go on patrol. I saw DB goons and this Red General on track but directional indicator made it look like general was seperated from goons. I headed for what I thought was a solo goon and it starts raining and it's dark. I crested a hill and ran smack into a full complement patrol - General, his pet and 3 goons. Luckily was in wolf form so didn't lose speed as my health dropped to 1/3 Blue Bulb before I finally zoned to Warsalik Woods (didn't go out to FM zone as there were a couple groups hunting up there and it would have been a wipe out for sure).

Bottom line - - - > Watch out for this guy if you are soloing. You may be able to handle one Goon but not this guy.
Killed Him Rather Easily
# Jul 24 2002 at 8:19 PM Rating: Decent
The other day my group was in OT fighting the gargoyles in the outpost. We decided to try the general, as we had already killed every other goon. The group consisted of 55 war, 56 dru, 54 cle, 55 mage, 52 bard, and 55 rogue. He came with a pet. We completely crushed him. The cleric was at 60m when the fight was over, and he dropped the mage spell Velocity. I was the druid at the fight. He resisted my nukes almost completely, but all my dots stuck, as well as snare. He resisted my Epic (big suprise there).
RE: Killed Him Rather Easily
# Sep 13 2002 at 11:00 AM Rating: Decent
If this is true I'm both surprised and impressed...none of you were 60..so he was red to all of you. In all my days I have never once heard of a single group bringing him down so that's quite an accomplishment (especially for mid 50's players).
RE: Killed Him Rather Easily
# Sep 14 2002 at 7:55 AM Rating: Decent
Killed him last night. Was pulling Rottgrime and General V'Deers added, along with another Goon. After a five minute or so fight, they all lay on ground, dead. We took no casualties. Group was me (60 mage), another 60 mage, 60 cleric, 56 chanter, 55 monk, 57 shammy. General dropped a fine steel two handed sword (WHEE!).
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drops??
# Apr 15 2002 at 2:10 PM Rating: Default
Anyone know what he drops if anything?
Avoiding the General
# Mar 27 2002 at 5:09 AM Rating: Default
Best way to avoid him is to camp in the corner of the zone. The goons usually never wander off the path. If your at the cliff area of the zone, Just get an evil (non iksar, well besides a monk) to pull. Most of the places that ruin VS faction Kaesora, Karnors, Howling Stones, *not sure about HS* are too high for you and you shouldnt get xp from OT mobs, well not much anyhow..I have a DE necro, and ive pulled there with only a few minor problems. Oh yeah. BARDS AND ROGUES!!! get your mask of deception from lower guk! It helps loads here. Bards and Rogues have WAAAY better ac than an enchanter hehe. (Which ive grped with one that did pull) Ah well.. Im rambling...Have a good day all!! =)
he really kicks ass
# Mar 10 2002 at 12:53 PM Rating: Decent
Was looking at a group of 10 peeps 55-60 killing rotgrimme for mage epic, and after rotgrimme dead, 8 stayed there and was pulling the golems and iron sentinells. They managed to kill them quickly, then Vdeers aggroed from far away.

They dropped him to 20% hp before he killed the last guy. Score 8-0
I'm inviz to him!?
# Feb 27 2002 at 4:16 AM Rating: Default
My group got jumped by the 'ol General tonight and somehow, by the grace of Mithaniel, I survived. The Half Elf Bard and other Paladin didn't even make it back to the ledge. I'm a Half Elf Paladin and saw him run right over me with his pet by his side. I think he was beating on the bard at the time... I ran straight up the hill and looked into down on the carnage that brewed below... I was there, watching him slaughter people and waiting for my turn... I will find pennance somehow. This guy has his stuff down, though... the double hit for 150 followed by a bash and another round of 150's is some tough *&^% to survive.


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I'm Lucky
# Feb 21 2002 at 2:55 AM Rating: Default
My Barb. Shammy BARSHA arrived OT when he was 34.

One day when he logged in at 35, he found no group there and his weight was encumbered. So he decided to go the outpost to try whether he can sell or bank.

When he turned out left away the ledge from FM entrance, not far away he saw this named guy (the first time in his life). When the guy ran forwards him, he knew soemthing's wrong. After sceonds, one bubble of HP was gone and he had no hesitation to run back towards FM zone.

Along his way back, he luckily saw that the guy was not following him (with the third person view on) and finally he zoned out. (He is now 37 and never died in OT once)

The question is why he was so luckily and the answer is because he had a pet with him at that time.

Of course, his doggie did not come back as it bravely fight with the 58 guy for just few seconds and then died but it did save its master's life. Moreover, Shammy is always has SOW on all the time, but it might be Scale of Wolf instead of Spirit of Wolf, the Shammy doesn't remember.

So, if you are a caster type and have pet, call one out always and it would save your life one day.
RE: I'm Lucky
# Feb 11 2003 at 5:27 PM Rating: Decent
if i rember right scale of wolf cancles out when you get attacked or go into attack mode correct me if im wrong please
RE: I'm Lucky
# Mar 19 2003 at 6:32 PM Rating: Decent
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When you attack or cast any offensive spell as I recall. You can invis, you can get hit all day long, as long as you take no offensive action.
RE: I'm Lucky
# Apr 10 2003 at 9:17 AM Rating: Decent
It used to drop if something attacks you, so I thought I'd have a look at the spell info on casters realm. You were right! Woohoo! Should be a useful upgrade... if I ever play my level 30 druid again.
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