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Trading personal loot?

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Hey everyone, 

I hope someone of you can give me some clearance with this topic.

So, when I am in dungeons with some people and it's personal loot, we sometimes can trade the dropped items and sometimes not. I doesn't seem to have any influence if it's upgraded or if the dropped item is a major upgrade for the person who looted it.


Anyone knows how it is choosen if an item is tradeable or not?


Thanks in advance!

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I believe this is influenced by the item level of your character/current item

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So you're saying if I am 830 and I get an item that 845 it's not tradeable for me, right?



Well that was nonsense from me. If the item in the slot is lower than the one I looted it will increase my total itemlevel. So it seems it's this mechanic.

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From the last post of Ion Hazzikostas I found:

  • Personal loot will be tradeable
    • if you already acquired that item
    • if the item is no upgrade for you (in terms of itemlevel)
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There we go. Knew it was somewhere, just wasn't fast enough to post the proof. Thanks Panda!

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