refers to clearing a mission
or part(s) of an explorable area
without help from other players, heroes
, or henchmen
. Often, specialized builds
are created with the sole intention of soloing, and when this is done in order to obtain rare items
, it becomes known as farming
- Sometimes upon death, death penalty makes it very difficult to continue soloing, as there is no one else to help you gain experience.
- With loot scaling, the advantages of soloing are limited to rarer items only.