Are you frustrated by the lack of rune essence ? This video guide shows how to upgrade equipment without rune essence !
1. Ensure item in inventory
2. Ensure enough gold by referring to charts below
The top chart shows repair cost per attempt and bottom chart shows cumulative repair cost up to that attempt. Maximum repair attempts is 15. Mouse over to see the actual amount of gold needed.
3. If in guild, ensure Dennis and Rita are hired
4. Repeat steps shown in video below
To minimise rune essence utilisation, I like to use the following guideline
A. 1 to 12 without rune essence
B. 13 to 20 with rune essence
C. 20 to as high as possible with 5 to 8 repairs
D. Rest of the way to 30 with rune essence