Tag: Math

Saigyo vs Matsuo Basho – Small Addition

Saigyo vs Matsuo Basho – Small Addition

So as was detailed in the review whether Matsuo Basho or Saigyo gives you more damage will depend on the level of Damage and Critical Damage buffs you have in a given situation. To illustrate this a bit better I have created this little graph […]

Proof of 85% DMG reduction CAP

Proof of 85% DMG reduction CAP

So what I have done is take a range of different daemons on the 2SE Magatama dungeon and recorded the damage that they receive. The daemons are of different class and have different damage reduction passives. Because I was doing the recording around midnight the […]

Rationalizing Rankings

Rationalizing Rankings

It’s been a long time since the last math based opinion piece. And with a slew of rankings incoming, my goal is to make sense of why and how much ranking cutoffs end up at the end of each event. Why Rank? Rank and increasing […]

Advanced Battle Mechanics Part 2: Effective Stats

Advanced Battle Mechanics Part 2: Effective Stats

With every new batch of daemons released, we see more and more interesting combinations of buffs, debuffs and status ailments in skills and abilities. This three-part guide will delve into the mathematics behind the damage. This second installment will effective stats, and how different buffs […]

Advanced Battle Mechanics Part 1: Buffs & Debuffs

Advanced Battle Mechanics Part 1: Buffs & Debuffs

With every new batch of daemons released, we see more and more interesting combinations of buffs, debuffs and status ailments in skills and abilities. This three-part guide will delve into the mathematics behind the damage. This first installment will cover stats, buffs, debuffs, how they […]

Stat Calculator

Stat Calculator

Ever wondered what stats and skill damage your daemons will have at certain levels and after abilities have been applied? Or what a daemon’s stats will be after putting bonds on it? Introducing the Otogi Stat Calculator! What is it? It’s a calculator is used […]

So… I bought Handscroll…

So… I bought Handscroll…

Which Farming Helper Should I Use (Part 2) I ran some empirical tests on drop rate before and after the release of the event helpers. I recorded the drops of 10 consecutive runs on 5.30 using 35 SE and recorded their result. I played manually […]

Which Farming Daemon Should I Use?

Which Farming Daemon Should I Use?

It’s tower again, and time for some more Tower Math. Several towers have passed since the last tower math calculation was released, so here’s yet another question that I sought to answer: Which type of farming daemon should I make use of during tower events? […]

Buffing Daemons – A Quick Guide/Example

Buffing Daemons – A Quick Guide/Example

Buffing Daemons The purpose of this short piece is to show how buffing daemon with the same buff can have varying effects on their damage output. None of the following is particularly groundbreaking or meta changing, however it is important to understand how the effect […]

“You should rank during first half, because Ohina increases drop rate.” – True or False?

“You should rank during first half, because Ohina increases drop rate.” – True or False?

The Premise “I’m planning to exchange for Snow White during the second half, so that I can farm Hishi Mochi more efficiently to get more copies of Ravenna. Should I rank for FH also?” With the dust settled on the FH rankings of the Hinamatsuri […]