Spell Icon Focus of Solusek  


1: Decrease Spell Mana Cost by 10%
2: Limit: Max Level(65) (lose 5% per level over cap)
3: Limit: Spell (Complete Heal excluded)
4: Limit: Spell Type (Detrimental only)
5: Limit: Combat Skills Not Allowed

Details   Raw Spell Data, Lucy Spell View

Mana: 0 Casting Time: Instant
Recast Time: 0 Fizzle Time: 0
Range: 100 Location: Any
Time of Day: Any Blockable: Yes
Focusable: Yes Dispellable: Yes
Interruptable: Yes Short Buff Box: No
Target Type: Self Spell Type: Beneficial
Source: Live 01/22

Game Description

Reduces the mana cost of detrimental spells by up to $1%. This bonus will decay on spells over level 65.

Items with this effect

Quick Facts

3.0 mins @L1 to 3 hour(s) 15.0 mins @L65
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# May 17 2004 at 8:21 AM Rating: Decent
So, basically... being a druid with the ornate boots - Mana Preservation IV - makes the effect on this pretty useless.
RE: Useless?
# Sep 07 2004 at 9:42 AM Rating: Decent
139 posts
This effect saves 10% mana on every detrimental spell cast.

Mana Preservation IV saves UP TO 10% on any spell cast.

This effect is nice for a constant mana reduction on the nukes we cast a lot. (and other detrimental spells, like Mala, ot a Mez, etc.)
RE: Useless?
# May 22 2004 at 4:45 PM Rating: Default
can drop ornate boots for boots of slowing slime, however you miss out on beneficial spells then... can get a focus of mithaniel item for those.
# Feb 07 2004 at 3:08 PM Rating: Decent
Does this effect stack with mana preservation IV or Insanity storm? I'm just wondering if the effect on my Glowing Orb of the Stormwatcher is usefull for an enchanter with ornate silk gloves & arms.

RE: Stacking
# Apr 22 2004 at 3:38 PM Rating: Excellent
No Focus Effects "stack". Please see my other post, which will hopefully help you understand them a little better.

As for your question, MP4 affects all spells whereas Focus of Solusek only affects detrimental spells (such as nukes). However, Insanity is a nuke and Insanity Storm reduces the casting cost of Insanity by 20%.

So, if you cast Insanity, Insanity Storm will reduce its mana cost by 20% and the other focus effects will do nothing. If you cast a different DD spell, Focus of Solusek will reduce its mana cost by 10% and MP4/Insanity Storm will do nothing. If you cast a something else, like Haste, MP4 will reduce the mana cost by 10% and Focus of Solusek/Isanity Storm will do nothing.

Edited, Thu Apr 22 16:40:20 2004
#REDACTED, Posted: Jul 27 2002 at 10:45 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) btw i missed my roll too....guildie shaman got it tho gratz!
Deranged Underbulk
# Jul 07 2002 at 11:42 PM Rating: Default
I'm leading a small group of friends to get this spell now...I'll try to get a SS and send it in. As well as any more impertenent information I can find.
Where it drops
# Jul 03 2002 at 12:04 PM Rating: Decent
I have seen this spell drop (lost roll tho) off a named underbulk in the deep. He has some ph's, but the mob that dropped it was called "a deranged underbulk" Good luck in your search =)
Naela Daarkheart, 59th enchantress of the guild Bushido Clan on Drinal
Where can you find spell
# Jun 29 2002 at 10:09 PM Rating: Default
Where can the spell be found give tells to Ianamas on xegony server.
Has anyone actually found this spell?
# Feb 18 2002 at 7:55 PM Rating: Default
I have not spoken with anyone who has actually found this spell, or the new Enduring Breath spell that does not require a component. If anyone has found this spell, please post! Thanks!
No Bat Wings Needed
# Feb 15 2002 at 1:23 PM Rating: Decent
91 posts
This spell differs from the lower level Levitation spell in that no Batwings are needed to cast it.
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