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    If Cindy is "PO" then the Mailman should be "PO".

    The Mailman's brother, The UPS Man by ShneekeyTheLost, might also be worth mentioning.

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    The UberERcharger by Tempest Stormwind.

    I can't find Djinn_in_Tonic/Gideon_Gideonson's "Outcharging the UberERCharger", although he mentions a few details about it here.

    Another trick that still gets mentioned somewhat frequently, although Doc Roc kinda trumped it with his magic jar within a jar trick:

    The Psionic Sandwich by Tleilaxu Ghola.

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    If Cindy is "PO" then the Mailman should be "PO".
    You're right about the mailman - it was intended for play. I've switched it.

    The UPS Man and Magic Jar trick don't have builds yet(even though the UPS Man is a good guide, and the Magic Jar trick is really cool), so I can't add them atm.

    The Psionic Sandwich is hilarious. I've added it with the two uberchargers.
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    You're right about the mailman - it was intended for play. I've switched it.

    The UPS Man and Magic Jar trick don't have builds yet(even though the UPS Man is a good guide, and the Magic Jar trick is really cool), so I can't add them atm.

    The Psionic Sandwich is hilarious. I've added it with the two uberchargers.
    Eh, the UPS Man build looks almost identical to the Mailman build, since they use so many of the same tricks. Just switch Empower and Maximize with Fell Frighten and Fell Drain, and replace Enlarge Spell with Searing Spell. Replace Ocular Spell with Blistering Spell.

    Include the spells indicated in the OP. Done.

    It was more of a variant than an actual independent build, using Greater Arcane Fusion to squeeze out a bunch of 1st level spells that automatically dealt 1-2 damage (depending on supposed immunities) and a negative level. Basically, enervation spam. Oh, and it was also spamming fear effects from Fell Frighten, which stack, and it would quickly make an opponent Cowering, so even if he didn't go down, he will the following round.
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    Didn't the UPS Man also have 4 levels of Dread Witch to make the fear stacking more effective?
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    Team Solar was an actual game that got played so I don't think you can call that TO.

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    Team Solar was an actual game that got played so I don't think you can call that TO.
    My mistake then, switching it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Answerer View Post
    Team Solar was an actual game that got played so I don't think you can call that TO.
    But that "actual game" was The Grinder ... which might have been explicitly advertised as a campaign for using TO in. I don't know for sure; I wasn't following it at the time.
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    But that "actual game" was The Grinder ... which might have been explicitly advertised as a campaign for using TO in. I don't know for sure; I wasn't following it at the time.
    Likewise, while the Cube was actually played, it was played in the Test of Spite, which I think was designed to test PO to the breaking point. The fact that the Cube was undefeated is probably a good sign it broke into TO territory.

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    The Arseplomancer, which is like a more deadly version of the jumplomancer.

    Also, Tainted Scholar should probably be mentioned, as it is a famous way of easily breaking the game into teeny-tiny pieces.
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    The Arseplomancer, which is like a more deadly version of the jumplomancer.

    Also, Tainted Scholar should probably be mentioned, as it is a famous way of easily breaking the game into teeny-tiny pieces.
    Tainted scholar (and its previous iterations; tainted sorcerer and maho tsukai) isn't a build, it's just an extremely unbalanced PrC.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kelb_Panthera View Post
    Tainted scholar (and its previous iterations; tainted sorcerer and maho tsukai) isn't a build, it's just an extremely unbalanced PrC.
    Well, the necropolitan taint stacking is a build, and pretty famous at that.

    Also, Mango Eldar's Clone Army is worth adding to the list.
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    Hi all, i'm starting a new epic adventure D&D 3.5e and I would know between all "theorical build" explained, exluding Pun Pun, according to you what is the best PO build.

    Thx all for help ^__^

    (I have read very well on The Cheater of Mystra) but i want know, according to you, if is there in "Theorical Builds" a more PO it ^^

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    Hi all, i'm starting a new epic adventure D&D 3.5e and I would know between all "theorical build" explained, exluding Pun Pun, according to you what is the best PO build.

    Thx all for help ^__^

    (I have read very well on The Cheater of Mystra) but i want know, according to you, if is there in "Theorical Builds" a more PO it ^^

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    You should open a new thread for this, rather than necro'ing, but the short answer is that no TO builds are at all suitable for practical games, by definition.
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