Hongsil’s Summer Blast is NOW LIVE! Earn your rewards with the two new challenging events available now!

Hongsil’s Summer Blast is NOW LIVE! Complete these challenging events to earn some amazing rewards!

Hongsil’s Secret Storehouse

Help Hongsil wrangle one of her out-of-control automatons… again! Mister Clankyshanks is causing a certain level of chaos with his evil army of dummies—take them out before they destroy everything!

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Frozen Carnival

Yetis and Banshees are causing chaos at the Frozen Carnival and trying to freeze all the fun—put your parkas on and remove these frosty fiends while earning some cool rewards!

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Blade & Soul 5.5 Patch Notes

Content & Events

  • Two event dungeons, Frozen Carnival & Hongsil's Secret Storehouse, will be available from August 21 – September 17.

General

  • Collections
    • New Collections are available:

Mission Name

Item

Reward

Fish Tale

Fresh Take

HP +300

Shimmerfish Headband

Pondwalker Belt

Most Valuable Jyansei

Resolution

Attack Power +1, HP +500

Echomancer

Echomancer Hood

Star Power

Game Day

Game Day Headpiece

Flashback

Ebon's Flame

Night Fortuna

Mystic +3, HP +400

Chakra Shield

Ebondrake Wheel

Showstopper

Performer

Mystic +3, HP +400

Silken Splendor

Daywatch

Darkspark

Fated Bond

Flower Power

Phantom Flower

Attack Power +1, HP +500

Phantom Flower Head Adornment

Remix

Studious

Rebirth

Artisan

Artisan Backpack

Moonrise

Promise Keeper

Mystic +3, HP +400

Promise Keeper Hat

Revelry

Revelry Head Adornment

Bright Moon Headpiece

Something Wicked

Diabolique

Mystic +3, HP +400

Diabolique Hat

Diabolique Eyepatch

Wraith Hunter

Take a Bow

Polaris

HP +300

Silent Night

Purrfection

Catwalk

Outfit Delivery Stamp x15, Chromatic Thread x15

  • Shackled Isles
    • The total number of players in one match has been changed from 30 (10 teams) to 15 (5 teams).
    • Match Rewards are updated as below.

Match Rank

Reward

XP

Shackled Isles Coin

Soulstone Crystal

Moonstone Crystal

1

400,000

7

24

6

2

200,000

5

16

4

3

60,000

4

7

2

4

50,000

3

4

1

5

40,000

3

4

1

6

35,000

2

3

-

7

25,000

2

3

-

8

10,000

1

1

-

9

9,000

1

1

-

10

8,000

1

1

-

11

5,000

1

-

-

12

4,000

1

-

-

13

3,000

1

-

-

14

2,000

1

-

-

15

1,000

1

-

-

  • Marketplace
    • The Additional Registration Fee has been changed as follows:

Market Quantity

Fee

1-10

0%

11-50

1%

51-100

2%

101-250

3%

251-500

5%

501-1,000

8%

1,001-2,000

11%

2,001-5,000

13%

5,001-9,999

15%

  • The Sales Commission has been changed as follows:

Sales Price

Fee

Less than 100G

5%

100G - 999G 99S 99C

6%

1000G - 4999G 99S 99C

7%

5000G - 9999G 99S 99C

9%

10000G or above

10%

  • The Daily Commission has been changed as follows:

Total Daily Income

Fee

Less than 500G

0%

500G - 999G 99S 99C

1%

1000G - 1999G 99S 99C

2%

2000G - 9999G 99S 99C

3%

10000G or above

10%

  • Marketplace, Mail and Trade
    • Only characters who are Level 36 and higher are able to use the Marketplace, send mail to other characters, and trade with other characters.
    • NCoin purchase is no longer required to use the Marketplace, Mail, and Trade.
  • Quest Reward 
    • The various reward boxes and chests you can receive as rewards for the quests from Viridian to Silverfrost (including Khanda Vihar) were consolidated. You will now receive a Jyan's Supply Chest.
      • The Jyan’s Supply Chest will reward you with a Healing Tonic, 1-2 Naryu Coin and a chance to receive any of the following:
        • Dumpling, Repair Tool Key, Unsealing Charm, Brilliant Key, Naryu Silver 
    • The various reward boxes and chests you can receive as rewards for the quests from Gunwon City to Solak were consolidated. You will now receive a Jyansei's Supply Chest.
      • Jyansei's Supply Chest will reward you with a Healing Tonic, 1-2 Naryu Coin and a chance to receive any of the following:
        • Dumpling, Repair Tool, Key, Unsealing Charm, Venture Token, Brilliant Key, Brilliant Venture Token, Naryu Silver, Sparkling Venture Token, Legendary Gem Hammer.
    • The dungeon quests for Outlaw Island (Mastering the Marauders), Circle of Sundering (Sundered Reflections), and Den of the Ancients (Trial of the Ancients) now reward 3 Mewtineer's Coin Pieces, 3 Tranquility Emblem Fragments, and 3 Alpha Emblem Fragments respectively.
    • The Experience Charm Fragment Pouch or 3 Experience Charm Fragments in all quest rewards have been changed to an Ordinary Experience Charm.
    • The 1-2 Experience Charm Fragment reward has been removed from all quest rewards.
  • Unity System
    • The maximum daily amount of Reputation that can be earned has been increased from 220,000 to 500,000.

Events

  • Event Dungeons: Frozen Carnival & Hongsil's Secret Storehouse
    • Event Duration: August 21 – September 17
    • Reward Redemption Period: August 21 – October 15
    • Frozen Carnival event dungeon
      • Location: Jadestone Village
      • Character Level Required: Level 16 or higher
      • Solo/Party: 6-player party
      • Quests:

Type

Name

Reward

XP

Reputation

Daily

Frozen Feats

Carnival Ice Chest x1

5,000

1,500

Dynamic

A Chilling Challenge

Fortune Potion x1

10,000

-

 

Carnival Ice Chest

Guaranteed

3 x Ice Cubes

2 x Fortune Potion

3 x Lucky Revitalizer

Chance to Receive

Dragon Hot Pot

Fiery Dragon Hot Pot

Blazing Dragon Hot Pot

  • Hongsil's Secret Storehouse event dungeon
    • Location: Celestial Basin
    • Character Level Required: Level 55 or higher
    • Players will need to have finished Act 7, Chapter 13: The Persistence of Memory
    • Solo/Party: Solo
    • Quests: The entry quest can be obtained in the J window.

Type

Name

Reward

XP

Reputation

Entry

Helping Hongsil... Again

-

1,500

-

Daily

Training for Dummies

Hongsil's Secret Storehouse Key x1

800

-

Dynamic

Secrets of the Storehouse

Ice Cube x1

3,000

1,500

  • Event Currency: Ice Cube
    • Collect after completing 4 Dynamic Raid Quests

Raid

Quest Name

Ice Cube

Fallen Aransu School

Aransu Has Fallen

8

Snowjade Fortress

The Eternal Champion

8

Hall of the Keeper

Fall of the Machines

4

Hall of the Templar

Templar Tussle

4

  • Collect 1 from the Login Rewards (1hr. 30min.)
  • Dragon Express Exchange List

 

Item Name

Ice Cube

Gold

Restrictions

Cosmetic    

Char-B-Q

30

-

 

Char-B-Q Headgear

15

-

 

Mystery Fashion Bag

-

15

 

Admiral’s New Clothes Selection Chest

30

-

 

Admiral’s New Clothes Adornment Selection Chest

15

-

 

Materials
         

Sacred Vial

45

-

 Limited to 5 purchases per account per week

Pet Pack

20

-

Limited to 10 purchases per account per week

Divine Grace Stone

50

-

 Limited to 5 purchases per account per week

Scarlet Bloom

15

-

 

Grand Celestial Wings

8

-

 

Grand Celestial Steel

25

-

 

Onyx Scale

15

-

 

Bloodstone

5

-

 

Hive Queen's Wings

2

-

 

Hive Queen's Heart

6

-

 

Silver Scale

6

-

 

Gems

Hongmoon Octagonal Gem Selection Chest

65

-

 

XP

Special Hongmoon XP Charm

35

-

 

Consumables

Fortune Potion

1

-

 

  • During the event period, the Daily Challenge Treasure Chest in the Daily Challenge reward will be switched to a Dragonfire Daily Challenge Treasure Chest.

Dragonfire Daily Challenge Treasure Chest

Chance to Receive

Elysian Crystal

Elysian Orb

Moonstone

Moonstone Crystal

Sacred Crystal

Sacred Orb

Soulstone

Soulstone Crystal

Blackstone

Bloodstone

Grand Celestial Steel

Grand Celestial Wings

Hive Queen's Heart

Hive Queen's Wings

Onyx Scale

Pet Pack

Sacred Vial

Scarlet Bloom

Silver Scale

Legendary Element

Legendary Jewel

  • Hae Mujin's Outlaw Arena
    • Hae Mujin's Outlaw Arena event dungeon is now closed.
    • Jyansei's Warchest has been removed from the Daily Dungeon Quest rewards.
    • Outlaw Coin has been removed from the Raid Dynamic Quest rewards.
    • Crisis Coin has been removed from the Login Rewards.
    • Fleeting Crisis Weapon Chests (2-hr.) can no longer be opened.
    • Crisis and Outlaw Coins can still be redeemed in the Dragon Express until September 17.
  • Fortune's Bounty Event
    • The reward redemption period is now closed.
    • Fish Oil can no longer be used for weapon upgrades.

Equipment & Items

  • Soul/Mystic Badges 
    • The option to exchange War Song/Wildborne/Exemplar Soul Badges for the Kung Fu Master and Blade Master will no longer be available. The offering for the exchange, the War Song/Wildborne/Exemplar Compass, can no longer be purchased from the Dragon Express.
    • The exchange of Legendary Soul Badges and Mystic Badges with Dragon Trader Junsorei is no longer available.
    • The Temple of Eluvium Legendary Mystic Badge Chest can be purchased from Dragon Trader Junsorei for the cost of 450 Hellion Core and 100 Gold.
    • The Iron Conqueror Medallion, Frostburn Orb, and Heart of the Great Thrall can no longer be purchased from Dragon Trader Junsorei.
    • Genesis/Allegiance/Retaliation Soul Badges can now be purchased from the Battleground Trader for the cost of 30 Blood Stone.
    • The Hongmoon Soul - Stage 1 is no longer available at Dragon Express. It can be purchased from Dragon Express General Merchant Shin Heewon located in Moon Refuge.
  • Accessories (Ring/Earrings/Necklace/Belt/Bracelet)
    • Draken Ring/Earrings/Necklace/Belt/Bracelet can be exchanged for a Destiny Ring, Immortality Earring, Oath Necklace, Eternity Belt, and Naryu Sanctum Bracelet Chest.
    • The Destiny Ring, Immortality Earring, Oath Necklace, Eternity Belt, and Class-specific Naryu Sactrum Bracelet Chest can no longer be purchased from Dragon Trader Junsorei.
    • The cost for a talent-specific (Spirit Sword/Singing Blade/Spectral Blade/Dragon Fist/Flying Kick/Iron Claw/Swarm/Thorns/Flame/Frost/Stone Breaker/Reaper/Serpent/Shadow/Spinning Storm/Thundering Blade/Distortion/Scourge/Enduring Strength/Eternal Soul/Destruction/Undertaker/Madness/Guardian) Emblem has changed from 5 Naryu Tablet to 1 Gold.
  • Pet Aura
    • Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 1 is no longer available in the Dragon Express. It can be purchased from Dragon Express General Merchant Shin Heewon located in Moon Refuge.
  • Experience Charm Fragment
    • 3 Experience Charm Fragments can now be processed into 1 Ordinary Experience Charm.
    • 30 Experience Charm Fragments can no longer be processed to 1 Excellent Hongmoon XP Charm.
  • Victory Token & Fragment 
    • The text "This item is redeemable until 2019/9/17" has been added to the tooltip.