Who knows. We haven't seen any members or leaders of the kins known to "farm" comms come out and say why they are doing so. So "reasons" are speculative. I think it more likely that they just want to roll out to the moors at full Audacity.
Originally Posted by vhamster
To the best of my knowledge the kins/groups on this server that had any success with the harder T2C wings of Orthanc were not relying on PvP armour. Some might have had it with the "Burg Zerg" method on Acid, but success there had more to do with the number of burgs, I think. Other kins/groups did that wing differently.
We've yet to see if new content will "require it".
Parahelion - Burg, Krustii - Champ, Shurmann-Cappy, Tommac-Min, Lazarrus-LM, Thromdir-Hnt, Theodolan-Grd, Kozzmeaux - Bear - Dancing in the Dark kinship.
Wrecks - Warg - The Black Blade