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Bare Hands and Field Monsters
- No. Anything "in the field" qualifies as a "field monster".
Wow, I didn't want to believe it, so I tested it myself. I came up with the following results:
- At the very least, this applies to all the monsters in Gairech Hills and just north of the Qilla Base Camp.
- Regardless of what weapons were used during the fight, if "bare hands" were used as the finishing blow, no drops occurred.
- This includes anything that could possibly drop, such as gold and items.
- Conversely, as long as the finishing blow was not "bare hands", drops could occur.
- No drops occurred with "bare hands", even if skills such as Smash, Windmill, Final Hit, or Icebolt were used.
This would explain why I rarely get drops from ancient foxes and such. I don't even bother using a weapon most of the time.
I'd still like the clarify which monsters this applies to, though. For instance, this applies even to the bears, but I know it doesn't apply to bandits during commerce. Perhaps it doesn't apply to anything that "spawns" the same way as a dungeon?
Can't be so sure if it also applies to field bosses. This was before bandits were implemented so I doubt it affects them.
I'm saying I don't know whether or not it affects field bosses, hence why I'm asking someone to find out! :D