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Re: Trick or Treat Lock Box

PostPosted: Sun Oct 27, 2013 10:49 am
by Myainsel
46 boxes. Got the fuzzy boots within the first ten, then absolutely nothing.
12 apples
19 chocolate bars
14 pumpkin pies
1 pair fuzzy hooves

It's a trap!

Re: Trick or Treat Lock Box

PostPosted: Sun Oct 27, 2013 1:59 pm
by Cletus
I have now bought 159 boxes and have everything except t15 weapon still!!!

Re: Trick or Treat Lock Box

PostPosted: Sun Oct 27, 2013 5:02 pm
by 91Romeo
Took me roughly 150 lockboxes to get the T15 so keep trying!!!

Re: Trick or Treat Lock Box

PostPosted: Sun Oct 27, 2013 7:19 pm
by DjCleric
91Romeo wrote:Took me roughly 150 lockboxes to get the T15 so keep trying!!!


Buy candy for me!!! :(:::

Odds of Hooves or "Trick or Treat" Lockbox

PostPosted: Tue Oct 29, 2013 2:40 am
by Bj_Knows
Subject
Odds of Hooves or "Trick or Treat" Lockbox

The odds for "Trick or Treat" Lockbox appear to be:
1 in 10 for the Tier 6 Furry Hooves Boots,
1 in 20 for the Lost Ebian Graveyard Background,
1 in 45 for the Tier 13 Vampire's Embrace Cloak,
1 in 60 for the Tier 13 The Devil's Trident Weapon 1.0 Speed,
1 in 110 for the Tier 15 Underworld Trident Weapon 1.0 Speed,
1 in 110 for the Tier 9 Jack-o'-Buckler Light Shield with +50% Candy Corn when owned ( unequipped or equipped ) but could be 1 in 700,
29 in 110 for a Chocolate Bar,
29 in 110 for a Candy Apple,
29 in 110 for a Pumpkin Pie.

Using our Crude Lockbox Simulation:
Crude Lockbox Simulation or Explaining Random Number Generators
https://www.venan.com/boh_forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=4895

Tails equals 5 failed attempts to get Hooves,
Tails equals 10 failed attempts to get a Background,
Tails equals 22.5 failed attempts to get a Cloak,
Tails equals 30 failed attempts to get a Tier 13 Weapon 1.0 Speed,
Tails equals 55 failed attempts to get a Tier 15 Weapon 1.0 Speed,
Tails equals 55 failed attempt to get a Light Shield but it could be 350 failed attempts

MY PERSONAL OPINION
Justicar Zeetha wanted the Tier 13 Cloak. She saved 5,000 Candy Corn. Instead of just buying the Cloak, she first tried to win it in Lockbox. She spent 500 Candy Corn on 5 attempts. My rational being, if she won it in Lockbox, she would still have 4,500+ Candy Corn left, but if she did not win it, she could still buy it with her remaining Candy Corn.

She won four Treats ( awesome for Onslaught Raids ) and one Tier 13 Weapon ( valued at 6,000 Candy Corn ). She still had to spend 4,500 Candy Corn to buy the Cloak, but she got a Tier 13 Weapon. Due to Random Number Generators, you result will definitely vary.

Re: Odds of Hooves or "Trick or Treat" Lockbox

PostPosted: Tue Oct 29, 2013 9:15 pm
by Semimadscientist
Bj_Knows wrote:1 in 110 for the Tier 15 Underworld Trident Weapon 1.0 Speed,



So, if true, the odds of getting the T15 trident via lock boxes before spending 11,000 candy corn is 1 - (1-1/110)^110 = 63.4%. If you're dead set on the T15 trident and persistent enough to accumulate 11k corn, then the certainty of getting it means avoiding the lock boxes. I'm not a crazy burner so I figure I might get to 7-8k at best. Trying my luck, one toon has opened 51 boxes so far and gotten both T13 pieces (like the cloak, will keep pan instead of transferring enchants to trident). Still having fun, and the other treats are a nice bonus.

Re: Trick or Treat Lock Box- Temp Sticky

PostPosted: Fri Nov 01, 2013 2:16 pm
by DrgnDwn_JBeezy
Update:

90 lockboxes opened between 5 toons...

3 Graveyard backgrounds
4 Hooves
83 Food Items (Candy Apple, Chocolate, Pumpkin Pie)

Re: Trick or Treat Lock Box- Temp Sticky

PostPosted: Fri Nov 01, 2013 3:57 pm
by KamikazeSun
I've gotten everything from lockboxes
except tier 13 weapon. Spent 5500 candy corn. Stopped with invasions after getting t15

Re: Trick or Treat Lock Box- Temp Sticky

PostPosted: Fri Nov 01, 2013 4:07 pm
by Peachy_Nola
Got the wings on 3rd? box and the T15 on maybe the 9th box with my main. Didn't keep a good count. Still nothing on my other toons except for candy. I'd save up my candy corn to buy the things, but I have no impulse control when it comes to lockboxes :lol:

Re: Trick or Treat Lock Box- Temp Sticky

PostPosted: Fri Nov 01, 2013 4:15 pm
by SangFroid
231 Boxes 5 Toons
1 t15 Weapon
1 t13 Weapon
4 Wings
4 Backgrounds
5 Hooves