The Golden Harvest Festival has begun—continue reading for more details!

The time has come to gather round for a massive feast to celebrate a fruitful harvest and friendship—log in to grab a cornucopia of rewards!

Golden Harvest Festival

There’ll be feasting aplenty when you complete dynamic and daily quests! Doing so will earn you Harvest Dinners that are used to obtain unique rewards. The Golden Harvest Event ends on December 11, so be sure to log in for your chance to grab some seasonal offerings!

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Hongsil’s Treasure Draw

Hongsil took a break from tinkering with maniacal automatons and has instead spent her time working on a special game called Treasure Draw—everyone is a winner, and everyone has a chance to receive some cool Bonus Rewards!

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Dragon Express

Waiting to entice you on the Dragon Express are bountiful rewards, which can be acquired with Harvest Dinners!

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Koldrak Fever

Players will be able to earn double the rewards by defeating Koldrak and completing “The Dragon’s Lair” Daily Quest. Be sure to take advantage of this limited-time opportunity to double up on rewards!

The Golden Harvest Festival is NOW LIVE! Log in now to participate in the Earthen Realm’s Autumn festivities!

If you run into any issues with this update, be sure to check the Known Issues thread on the forums for things we’re already working on. If that doesn’t help, please contact our customer support team for further assistance.

Blade & Soul 6.2 Patch Notes

Content & Events

  • The Golden Harvest Festival Event is now available.
  • The Koldrak Fever Event is now available.
  • A new mini-game called Hongsil's Treasure Draw is now available.
  • Mushin's Tower Floors 1~8 were rebalanced.
  • A new Talisman and new Psyches are now available.

General

  • Hongsil's Treasure Draw
    • Please check the website for details about this new mini-game.
      • Hongsil's Treasure Draw will be available for 30 minutes at the start of every hour.
      • The opening, time, and duration may be adjusted during the event period.
      • When Hongsil's Treasure Draw is open, click the icon at the bottom of the screen to participate.
      • Participation in the Treasure Draw requires a Hongsil’s Treasure Key. You can participate a maximum number of 10 times per round.
        • Hongsil’s Treasure Keys can be bought in the Hongmoon Store for 69 NCoin or 69 Hongmoon Coin each (limited to 20 keys per day per account when purchasing with Hongmoon Coin).
        • Hongsil’s Treasure Keys will also be available as a Daily Login Reward for a limited time.
      • When using a key, a random number will be automatically assigned to you.
      • A round will end every two minutes, or when 100 keys have been used across the entire server. There is a countdown timer on the UI to show you how long before the round ends.
      • When a round ends, the system will randomly pick the winning numbers, highlight Fortune’s Lane (one full row or column of the board, highlighted with a purple line), and select one lucky number known as Hongsil’s Choice. The prizes will be calculated at that time and sent to your mailbox.
      • The prize list is as follows:

Rank

Hongsil’s Treasure Coin Reward

1

200

2

100

3

50

4

30

5~7

20

8~10

15

11~15

10

16~25

7

26~40

5

41~60

3

61~80

2

81~100

1

Fortune’s Lane

10

Hongsil’s Choice

100

  • Hongsil’s Treasure Coins can be used in different ways:
    • They can be sold to a vendor for 6 gold each.
    • They can be used to purchase rewards from the Dragon Express.
    • 10 Hongsil’s Treasure Coins can be combined into a Hongsil’s Treasure Chest.
  • Hongsil’s Treasure Chests contain a Selection Box, with a chance to receive an additional Selection Box.
    • Each selection box cost a different amount of gold to open.
    • Each selection box will have a list of 8 items of which you can select one as a reward.
    • Some of the items you can obtain from these chests include:

Dyad Gilded Square Gems

Sacred Vial

Efflorescent

Dyad Gilded Triangular Obsidian-Garnet

Pet Pod

Wayfarer

Hongmoon Gilded Triangular Gems

Grand Celestial Soul Shield 5~8

Efflorescent Illusion Weapon Chest

Hongmoon Gilded Square Gems

Avenging Warrior Soul Shield 1~8

Sealed Ink Brush Illusion Weapon Chest

Premier Hongmoon XP Charm

Evolved Stone

Inkbrush Skill Illusion

Magnificent Reputation Charm

Divine Grace Stone

Festive Winter Skill Illusion

Wonder Radiance Stone Chest

Premium Transformation Stone

Lotus Skill Illusion

Wonder Ascension Stone Chest

Hongmoon Gem Fragment

Apprentice Jinsoyun Pet Pouch

  • The items that can be purchased from the Dragon Express with Hongsil’s Treasure Coins are as follows:

Item

Hongsil’s Treasure Coin Cost

Hongmoon Octagonal Gem Selection Chest

65

Exceptional Reputation Charm

49

Sterling Reputation Charm

16

Superior Reputation Charm

8

Brilliant Ascension Stone Chest

5

Brilliant Radiance Stone Chest

2

Peculiar Promises Treasure Chest

1

Tawny Nightstone

1

  • Skill Enhancement Points
    • A new Achievement granting 1 Skill Enhancement Point has been added:
Achievement Achievement Points Requirements Notes

Hongmoon Fortitude

10

Consume the following items:
- Moontide Blossom
- Blightwood Berry
- Lunar Stone
- Arachne Root
- Hongmoon Remedy

Obtain 1 Skill Enhancement Point

  • Hongmoon Remedy can be acquired by Clan Crafting
  • The rest of the required items can be acquired by hunting monsters in the following Moon Refuge locations:

Item

Trade

Account Trade (fee)

Acquisition Location

Notes

Moontide Blossom

X

O (1g)

Moon Refuge Moontide Bay

 

Blightwood Berry

X

O (1g)

Moon Refuge The Blightwoods

 

Lunar Stone

X

O (1g)

Moon Refuge Lunar Grove

 

Arachne Root

X

O (1g)

Moon Refuge Arachne Swamp

 

Hongmoon Remedy

O

-

Clan Crafting

 

Moon Refuge Pouch

X

X

Moon Refuge Murk Drake or Tycoon Racoon

The pouch has been updated to include the Moonlit Medicine Pouch

Moonlit Medicine Pouch

X

X

Moon Refuge Pouch

Select one of the following rewards: Moontide Blossom, Blightwood Berry, Lunar Stone or Arachne Root

Sealed Moontide Blossom

O

-

Moon Refuge Cache Panda Village

Unseal to obtain Moontide Blossom

Sealed Blightwood Berry

O

-

Moon Refuge Cache Panda Village

Unseal to obtain Blightwood Berry

Sealed Lunar Stone

O

-

Moon Refuge Cache Panda Village

Unseal to obtain Lunar Stone

Sealed Arachne Root

O

-

Moon Refuge Cache Panda Village

Unseal to obtain Arachne Root

  • Crafting
    • The cost of crafting Transformation Stones and Empyrean Spirit Stones have been reduced as follows:

Item

Soulstone

Moonstone

Sacred Orb

Elysian Orb

Transformation Stone (Before)

16

4

16

4

Transformation Stone (Now)

12

2

12

2

Empyrean Spirit Stone (Before)

100

25

100

25

Empyrean Spirit Stone (Now)

100

20

100

20

  • We will be reimbursing the difference in materials for players who have crafted these items since the October 16 update during the maintenance on November 13.

Events

  • Golden Harvest Festival
    • Duration: November 13 - December 11
    • Redemption Period: November 13 - January 22
    • Event Currency: Harvest Dinner
    • Exclusive Event Item: Golden Nebula Stone (used to reduce the cost of upgrading Talismans up to True Thunder)
    • Event Summary:
      • Collect Harvest Dinners by completing the following dynamic quests:

Dungeon

Quest

Reward

 Fallen Aransu School 

Aransu Has Fallen

x4 Harvest Dinner

 Snowjade Fortress 

The Eternal Champion

 Hall of the Keeper 

Fall of the Machines

x2 Harvest Dinner

 Hall of the Templar 

Templar Tussle

  • More Harvest Dinners can be obtained from the Festive Feast Bag, which you can get by defeating Mushin's Darkness on Floor 8 of Mushin's Tower.
    • Floors 1-8 of Mushin’s Tower have been rebalanced to match current content difficulty. More details can be found in the "Dungeons" section of the patch notes.
  • Festive Feast Bag rewards include the following:

Item

Qty

Probability

Harvest Dinner

3

Guaranteed

Golden Nebula Stone

1

Roast Turkey 

1

Strawberry Shortcake 

1

Homemade Cookie 

1

Soulstone Crystal 

4

Moonstone Crystal 

1

Sacred Crystal 

4

Elysian Crystal 

1

Legendary Element 

1

Chance

Legendary Jewel 

1

Legendary Gem Hammer 

1

Bloodstone 

1

Grand Celestial Steel 

1

Hive Queen's Heart 

1

Grand Celestial Wings 

1

Hive Queen's Wings 

1

Elder Scale 

1

Onyx Scale 

1

Silver Scale 

1

Scarlet Bloom 

1

Transformation Stone 

1

Premium Transformation Stone 

1

Pet Pack 

1

Sacred Vial 

1

  • The Roast Turkey, Strawberry Shortcake, and Homemade Cookie are time-limited buffs that can be used in the following Raids: Skybreak Spire, Temple of Eluvium, Scion's Keep, Scarlet Conservatory, Emperor's Tomb, and the Throne of Oblivion.
  • Each buff lasts 10 minutes and has a 5-minute cooldown.
  • Only one buff effect can be active at a time.
  • The Festive Feast Bag requires a Harvest Key to open. This key can be acquired from the following daily quests:

Day

Dungeon

Quest

Reward

Monday

Starstone Mines

The Leader of the Pack

2 x  Harvest Key

Tuesday

Ransacked Treasury

Live By the Sword

Wednesday

Dreamsong Theater

Setting the Stage for Revenge

Thursday

Hollow's Heart

Horrors of the Hollow

Friday

The Shadowmoor

Shadowmoor Rising

Saturday

The Drowning Deeps

Rolling in the Deeps

Sunday

Sandstorm Temple

Bad Karma

  • One free Harvest Dinner (or three for Premium Members) per day per account will be granted through the Login Rewards after 90 minutes.
  • The following rewards can be purchased from the Dragon Express with Harvest Dinners:

Item

Harvest Dinner Cost

Gold Cost

Purchase Limit

Gilded Lily

33

-

 

Admiral's New Clothes Selection Chest 

20

-

 

Admiral's New Clothes Adornment Selection Chest 

10

-

 

Sacred Vial 

34

-

Limited to 5 purchases per week per account

Pet Pack 

12

-

Limited to 10 purchases per week per account

Golden Nebula Stone

5

-

 

Skybreak Ring Chest 

15

-

 

Skybreak Earring Chest 

15

-

 

Elevation Necklace - Stage 1 

15

-

 

Sandstorm Temple Bracelet Chest 

15

-

 

Horizon Belt - Stage 1 

15

-

 

King Gloves - Stage 1 

15

-

 

Aransu Mystic Badge Chest 

15

50

 

Dynasty Mystic Badge Chest 

15

50

 

Oscillation Mystic Badge Chest 

15

50

 

Fallen Soul Shield - Chest 1 

3

-

 

Fallen Soul Shield - Chest 2 

4

-

 

Fallen Soul Shield - Chest 3 

4

-

 

Fallen Soul Shield - Chest 4 

5

-

 

Fallen Soul Shield - Chest 5 

6

-

 

Fallen Soul Shield - Chest 6 

7

-

 

Fallen Soul Shield - Chest 7 

9

-

 

Fallen Soul Shield - Chest 8 

11

-

 

Grand Celestial Wings 

3

-

 

Grand Celestial Steel 

12

-

 

Onyx Scale 

12

-

 

Bloodstone 

4

-

 

Hive Queen's Heart 

2

-

 

Silver Scale 

3

-

 

Hongmoon Octagonal Gem Selection Chest 

39

-

 

Special Hongmoon XP Charm 

10

-

 

Superior Reputation Charm 

5

-

 

Legendary Gem Hammer 

5

-

 

Fortune Potion 

1

-

 

  • The Golden Nebula Stone can be used to reduce the cost of upgrading Talismans up to True Thunder.
  • Koldrak Fever
    • Duration: November 13 - December 11
    • Event Summary: Rewards for defeating Koldrak and completing the Daily Quest "The Dragon's Lair" will be doubled during the event period:
  • Radiant Challenge
    • The reward redemption period is now closed.
  • Blade & Ghoul
    • The Event dungeon, Candycloud Park, is now closed.
    • Halloween boxes have been removed from Daily Quest Rewards.
    • Pumpkin Spice Candy has been removed from Login and Dynamic Quest Rewards.
    • Existing Pumpkin Spice Candies can still be exchanged for rewards at the Dragon Express until December 11.

Dungeons

  • Mushin's Tower
    • Floors 1 to 8 have been rebalanced to match the current content difficulty:

Dungeon

Recommended Level
(Before)

Recommended Level
(Now)

Recommended Attack Power
(Before)

Recommended Attack Power
(Now)

Mushin's Tower
F1~F8

45

60 HM10

260

1,052

  • NPC Drop rewards have been changed as follows:

Floor

Boss

Reward

Qty

Probability

1

Samja


Taehorn Sochon


Gamyung


Ku Yi


Dark Striker


Shuvu the Keen

Healing Tonic

1

Guaranteed

Copper

51~76

Warrior Token

1

Chance

Naryu Coin

1

2

Silver Deva

Healing Tonic

1

Guaranteed

Copper

51~76

Warrior Token

1

Chance

Naryu Coin

1

Locked Silver Deva Weapon

1

3

Oh Tak


Tanghong


Grave Robber Boss Han Woomul

Healing Tonic

1

Guaranteed

Copper

62~92

Chance

Bomani

Healing Tonic

1

Guaranteed

Copper

51~76

Warrior Token

1

Naryu Coin

1

Chance

4

Stalker Jiangshi

Healing Tonic

1

Guaranteed

Copper

51~76

Warrior Token

1~2

Naryu Coin

1

Chance

Naryu Silver

1

Pale Stalker Raiment

1

Pale Stalker Charm

1

Pale Stalker Hat

1

Warrior Token Chest

1

5

Hulking Augerite

Healing Tonic

1

Guaranteed

Copper

51~76

Naryu Coin

1~2

Warrior Token

2~3

Naryu Silver

1

Chance

Warrior Token Chest

1

6

Dokumo


Ape King Ogong


Azure Lord


Chief Hogdonny

Healing Tonic

1

Guaranteed

Copper

57~85

Naryu Coin

1~2

Warrior Token

2~3

Naryu Silver

1

Chance

Warrior Token Chest

1

7

Junghado

Healing Tonic

1

Guaranteed

Copper

51~76

Naryu Coin

1~3

Warrior Token

2~4

Bodyguard

1

Chance

Swordsman Hat

1

Naryu Silver

1

Locked Warrior Weapon

1

Warrior Token Chest

1

8

Mushin's Pain

Naryu Coin

1

Guaranteed

Copper

25~38

Naryu Silver

1

Chance

Mushin's Rage

Naryu Coin

1~2

Guaranteed

Copper

25~38

Naryu Silver

1

Chance

Locked Fury Weapon

1

Mushin's Darkness

Naryu Coin

1~2

Guaranteed

Copper

25~38

Peculiar Promises Treasure Chest

1

Festive Feast Bag

1

Naryu Silver

1

Chance

  • The Festive Feast Bag will only be available during the Golden Harvest Festival Event period.
  • The Traitor Costume and Blackstones can now be purchased with Warrior Tokens from Mushin's Tower Merchant Kangcha. The cost for other items has also been updated:

Item

Cost
(Warrior Token)

Silver Deva Weapon*

10

Warrior Weapon**

20

Fury Weapon**

26

Sealed Enlightened Necklace

20

Sealed Enlightened Earrings

20

Sealed Enlightened Ring

20

Sealed Enlightened Belt

20

Mushin's Tower Training Dumpling (x5)

5

Chungsil Kaoliang Ju (x5)

5

Chungsil Premium Kaoliang Ju (x5)

10

Endless Tower Soul Shield Chest

3

Bodyguard

75

Swordsman Hat

30

Traitor

75

Blackstone

20

*Not available for Warden and Zen Archers

**These are Illusion Weapons for Warden and Zen Archers

Equipment and Items

  • Talisman
    • The evolution cost for Talismans up to True Thunder has been rebalanced.
    • A new Talisman tier, Morning Star, is now available.
    • The cost changes and new evolution cost for the Morning Star Talisman can be found here.
  • Psyche
    • Four new Psyches that can be used to augment Soul Shields have been added:

Merchant

Psyche

Cost

Augment Cost

Effect

Gold

Battle Points

Item

Achievement

Dragon Trader Junsorei

Koldrak's Psyche

100

-

Koldrak Scale x30

-

15 Gold
Transformation Stone x2

Can be used to augment Legendary Soul Shield 1~4
+2~10 Boss Attack Power
+4~20 Additional Damage

Smoldering Psyche

Can be used to augment Legendary Soul Shield 5~8
+2~10 Boss Attack Power
+4~20 Additional Damage

Battleground Trader

Warlord’s Psyche

20,000

-

Hit the Battleground Running

Can be used to augment Legendary Soul Shield 1~4
+2~10 PvP Attack Power
+4~20 Damage Reduction

Dueler's Psyche

Can be used to augment Legendary Soul Shield 5~8
+2~10 PvP Attack Power
+4~20 Damage Reduction

  • Stats are maintained when Fusing or Upgrading an augmented Soul Shield.