Hello again! Once more we have arrived at a content update. Please read these patch notes to be prepared to slaughter your way through the new Battleground. And check out the URL="http://fw-forum.perfectworld.com/showthread.php?p=3765391#post3765391"]Known Issues[/URL
post to know what to avoid!
So without further ado...
New Game Features:
-New 12v12 Battleground
located in the far north of Oeste.
-Enter the Battlefield by queuing in the party finder between noon and midnight every day. Individual apply only, groups will be dissolved upon entering the Battlefield.
is randomly determined and based on character Level. All characters at or above Lv40 are eligible to play the Battlefield. Only the first 10 matches in a day will count for points.
-Matches last 25 minutes
, or until one team reaches 3600 points.
-All participants will receive Battleground points
, players on the winning team will gain more points. Daily quests within the battleground will grant extra points. Wins and participation will also grant a chance at a White Rune or a rare mount.
Expanded Soul Power Trees:
-Additional Soul Power
skills are enabled that affect PvP and Soulforce skills. Unlocking these skills will enable White Rune slots.
can now be unlocked in the base! Complete Guild Base Quests to unlock the Treasure chest and gain access.
-New Guild Base quests
have been added that do not require leaving the base. These quests also have a chance to grant access to the Guild Treasure chest once it has been unlocked.
-Continue doing Base Quests
every day to level up your Guild Treasure for better rewards! The chest is reset every week so you will need to stay active to continue to get the benefits of Guild Treasure.
from the Guild Treasure Chest include Soul Coins and a chance at Gem Light potions and various Level Gems.
is now available at Armorers to add stats to all fashion pieces.
-Inferno Shadow Gear
: Talk to Arwen Starlight in Twilight Hall with a Lv75 Hero Weapon equipped to start the quest Glimmer of Hope. At the end of the quest unlock a powerful new Lv77 weapon.
-New Charlie's Tavern Quests
in Nightfall Citadel. Find out how the building of the new tavern is going with a new quest line, finally get some answers about the mysterious pole in the corner of the tavern.
, available in the Eyrda Boutique will allow you to upgrade fashion to be identifiable at Gabriel in Freedom Harbor. This is a new feature so not all fashion sets can currently been upgraded, check the Known Issues list for the fashion that will be added soon!
-The long awaited (by CuteNDeadly at least) Devil Acolyte and Phantom Shroud sets are now availible...in the new orbs. Check the Eyrda Boutique to rock the latest styles, pets, and mounts.
Bug Fixes and Tweaks:
are now easier to heal. AoE heals will now include pets, and a bone icon appears under party member's portraits to quickly target their pet.Pets can also now be healed with potions when they are hungry and cannot be summoned.
-If a player sets a durability limit for the Combat Assist
, they will automatically town portal when their gear hits the selected durability.
-Mining Truck in Immortal Rift
is now faster.
now have a 30second Cooldown in PvP. Some of the new Nyos/Dyos Soul Power skills and runes will make Soulforce more useful in PvP.
-The following Guide Quests
now have a 1 time Soul Leaf reward. You will automatically gain the Soul Leaves for previously completed Guide Quests upon logging in:
Life in the Harbor
Learn to Fly
How to Succeed in Business
Guide: Pet's Journeys
Guide: Born for Competition
The King's Quest
War of Ghostfang Castle
Orders from the Capital
Breaking the Limits
will now drop one mercury coupon and 5 gold instead of 6 mercury coupons.
are available through the Master and Apprentice menu. Higher level Bounties will become available after gaining more dedication.
-Masters now gain Bounty Glory
for helping apprentices with Dangerous Bounties. Bounty Glory can be exchanged for Advanced Runes.
-Embedding, Removing, and Combining Gem functions
have been moved to Jane Morningstar who stands next to Gabriel.
-A new game.exe has been included in the update to try to fix the Loading Screen Crash. If you still experience the Loading Screen crash
(with the accompanying message to verify), please post your DxDiag and Crash Logs in the Technical Support section of the Forums.
-Life in the Jungle
quests will now correctly add to your odyssey count on completion, not abandonment.
no longer shrinks after completing its animation.
-Protectors with the "Protection Mastery
" Talent will no longer receive a magical invisible buff on login.
-Fixed various map issues
including the blank Gloomy Forest Map and Chinese on the Sleeping Jungle Map.