The time to put your skills to the ultimate test has arrived—the Legends Reborn event is NOW LIVE!

The Legends Reborn event is NOW LIVE complete with new Event Dungeons, Bloomtime Jackpot Event, Systems & Items changes, and more! Full details of what’s in this update are outlined below.

We recently showed off the Legends Reborn event on the Blade & Soul Twitch channel. Watch as we take you on a tour of what’s new!

Legends Reborn Event

New event dungeons will test your stamina and skill. Emerge victorious by overcoming varying levels of difficulty to earn unique titles and achievements, as well as Legendary Orbs and Resurgence Emblems that can be redeemed for amazing rewards.

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Bloomtime Jackpot Event

Available for FREE in the Hongmoon Store and limited to one per account. Open the various stages of the Jackpot in this limited-time event to receive outstanding rewards to help you become stronger, as well as some beautiful costumes.

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Systems & Items Changes

Several changes are being made to many of the systems and items in Blade & Soul, including the much-anticipated skill balance patch, lowered difficulty for certain Dungeons and Raids, new achievements, new Reward Selection chests, a new season of martial arts mayhem on the Shackled Isles, and much more!

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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 support department for further assistance.

Worthy warriors should log in now to test their martial arts skills in the Legends Reborn event!

Blade & Soul 5.1 Patch Notes

Legends Reborn Event

  • "Legends Reborn" will be running from April 10th to May 15th.
  • Complete the new event dungeons to earn event currency and claim your rewards.
  • 3 Event dungeons are available:
    • Ring of Reckoning
      • Complete "The Ring of Reckoning" quest to unlock access to the dungeon.
      • It is a solo dungeon with a level 55 requirement and can be accessed in Mushin's Tower.
      • There are 3 daily quests associated with this dungeon:
        • "Bristle with Rage": Complete the First Round at the Ring of Reckoning.
          • Rewards: 800 XP and 5 Lucky Revitalizer
        • "Uncontrollable Rage": Complete the Second Round at the Ring of Reckoning.
          • Rewards: 800 XP and 1 Legendary Orb
        • "All the Rage": Complete the Third Round at the Ring of Reckoning.
          • Rewards: 30,000 XP, 3,000 Reputation, 10 Naryu Coins, 1 Legendary Orb, 1 Longgui's Blade
      • Defeat Sacred Longgui - Stage 1 within the time limit to spawn a more powerful version of it, up to Stage 4.
      • Defeat the Sacred Longgui in its final form and it drops Sacred Longgui’s Offering. Put the offering on the Brazier to spawn a Pig or Golden Pig that will reward you with Resurgence Emblems.
    • Desolate Mausoleum
      • Complete "The Writing on the Mausoleum Walls" quest to unlock access to the dungeon.
      • It is a party dungeon with a level 55 requirement and can be accessed in F8.
      • There is 1 daily and 1 dynamic quest associated with this dungeon:
        • "Some Like it Desolate" (daily): Defeat Lord of Inferno.
          • Rewards: 30,000 XP, 4,000 Reputation, 1 Legendary Pouch, 1 Inferno Forge
        • "Revived Fire" (dynamic): Defeat Lord of Inferno.
          • Rewards: 500 XP.
    • Burning Mausoleum
      • Complete "The Writing on the Mausoleum Walls" quest to unlock access to the dungeon.
      • It is a party dungeon with a level 55 requirement and can be accessed in F8. It is a more difficult version of the Desolate Mausoleum event dungeon.
      • There is 1 daily and 1 dynamic quest associated with this dungeon:
        • "Nightmare in the Blazing Fire" (daily): Defeat Unleashed Lord of Inferno.
          • Rewards: 30,000 XP, 6,800 Reputation, 6 Resurgence Emblems.
        • "A Death That Won’t Be Missed" (dynamic): Defeat Unleashed Lord of Inferno.
          • Rewards: 500 XP.
  • Two temporary weapons can be earned during the event:
    • Fleeting Forge Weapon (1-hour): Transmute the Longgui's Blade and Inferno Forge obtained from the daily quests to obtain this weapon. It is equivalent to a Celestial Weapon - Stage 9 and will help you clear the more difficult parts of this event if you are having trouble.
    • Fleeting Flame Weapon Chest (1-day): It can be bought from the Dragon Express Event tab for 7 Resurgence Emblems and 5 gold.
  • Event Rewards
    • Dragon Express Exchange List:
      Item Name Gold Cost Required Item Qty

      Lycan's Firewings

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      65

      Fleeting Flame Weapon Chest (1-day)

      5

      Resurgence Emblem

      7

      Onyx Scale

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      18

      Grand Celestial Steel

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      35

      Divine Orb Fragment

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      5

      Grand Celestial Soul Shield – Chest 1

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      25

      Grand Celestial Soul Shield – Chest 2

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      30

      Grand Celestial Soul Shield – Chest 3

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      35

      Hongmoon Octagonal Ruby

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      45

      Hongmoon Octagonal Citrine

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      45

      Hongmoon Octagonal Emerald

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      45

      Hongmoon Octagonal Peridot

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      45

      Hongmoon Octagonal Sapphire

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      45

      Hongmoon Octagonal Amethyst

       

      Resurgence Emblem

      45

      Alpha Agent

       

      Legendary Orb

      20

      Sacred Vial

       

      Legendary Orb

      30

      Pet Pack

       

      Legendary Orb

      12

      Grand Celestial Wings

       

      Legendary Orb

      10

      Hive Queen's Heart

       

      Legendary Orb

      10

      Hive Queen's Wings

       

      Legendary Orb

      3

      Bloodstone

       

      Legendary Orb

      8

      Silver Scale

       

      Legendary Orb

      10

      Blackstone

       

      Legendary Orb

      3

      Divine Grace Stone

       

      Legendary Orb

      30

      Legendary Element

       

      Legendary Orb

      5

      Legendary Jewel

       

      Legendary Orb

      5

      Hongmoon Heptagonal Gem Ticket

       

      Legendary Orb

      8

      Special Hongmoon XP Charm

       

      Legendary Orb

      17

      Legendary Gem Hammer

       

      Legendary Orb

      5

      Fortune Potion

       

      Legendary Orb

      1

    • Legendary Pouch:
      Item name Qty Notes

      Legendary Orb

      1

      Guaranteed

      Fortune Potion

      2

      Lucky Revitalizer

      3

      Hongmoon Solak Select Brew

      1

      Chance

      Hongmoon Special Potion

      1

      Heroic Friendship Charm

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      8

      Chance

      Moonstone Crystal

      2

      Sacred Crystal

      8

      Elysian Crystal

      2

      Legendary Element

      1

      Chance

      Legendary Jewel

      1

      Legendary Gem Hammer

      1

      Bloodstone

      1

      Grand Celestial Steel

      1

      Hive Queen's Heart

      1

      Raven King's Soul

      1

      Onyx Scale

      1

      Silver Scale

      1

      Blackstone

      1

      Pet Pack

      1

      Sacred Vial

      1

      Premium Transformation Stone

      1

  • Event Achievements
    • The following achievements can be earned during the event period:
      • Tortoise Race
        • Kill Sacred Longgui Rage Lv4 within 1min 50sec in the Ring of Reckoning
        • Title: Reckoner
      • Quixtinguish
        • Kill Unleashed Lord of Inferno within 2min 30sec in the Burning Mausoleum
        • Title: Fire Runner

Bloomtime Jackpot Event

  • Bloomtime Jackpot - Stage 1 is available for free in the Hongmoon Store, limited to 1 per account from April 10th until May 8th.
  • Open the Bloomtime Jackpot to receive various rewards, including the next Bloomtime Jackpot's Stage, up to Stage 10.
  • There is a 10h cooldown between opening Bloomtime Jackpots.
  • Reward List:
    Item name Treasure Pot Qty Notes

    Special Hongmoon Upgrade Charm

    Stage 1~10

    1

    Guaranteed

    Bloomtime Gift Box

    Stage 1~10

    1

    Large Fortune Potion

    Stage 1

    20

    Lucky Dumpling

    Stage 2

    30

    Dokkaebi Soju

    Stage 3

    20

    Hive Queen's Wings

    Stage 4

    10

    Moonlight Bud

    Stage 5

    20

    Silver Scale

    Stage 6

    3

    Celestial Wings

    Stage 7

    3

    Hive Queen's Heart

    Stage 8

    3

    Onyx Scale

    Stage 9

    1

    Bloomtime Outfit Selection Chest

    Stage 10

    1

    Heptagonal Gem Selection Chest

    Stage 10

    1

    Excellent Elixir Pouch

    Stage 10

    1

    Legendary Element

    Stage 1~10

    1

    Chance

    Legendary Jewel

    Stage 1~10

    1

    Soulstone Crystal

    Stage 1~10

    10~80

    Chance

    Moonstone Crystal

    Stage 1~10

    4~12

    Sacred Crystal

    Stage 1~10

    10~80

    Elysian Crystal

    Stage 1~10

    4~12

    Bloodstone

    Stage 1~10

    2~10

    Chance
    (For Stage 1 - Bloodstone it is a 70% chance
    of obtaining it or getting nothing.
    Starting at Stage 2, it is a 100% chance to
    obtain 1 of the items in the list.)

    Tawny Nightstone

    Stage 2~10

    1

    Orb of Ascension

    Stage 3~10

    1

    Incinerator Stone

    Stage 4~10

    1

    Vengeance Orb

    Stage 5~10

    1

    Onyx Scale Fragment

    Stage 6~10

    1

    Pet Pack

    Stage 7~10

    1

    Sacred Vial

    Stage 8~10

    1

    Divine Grace Stone

    Stage 9~10

    1

    Premium Transformation Stone

    Stage 10

    1

    Bloomtime Gift Box

    Item name

    Qty

    Notes

    Solar Energy

    1

    Guaranteed

    Hellion Core

    1

    Rare Element

    1

    Heroic Friendship Charm

    1

    Chance

    Hongmoon Golden Revitalizer

    1

    Traditional Hongmoon Mamosu Stew

    1

    Hongmoon Cooldown Reset Charm

    1

    Hongmoon Special Tincture

    1

    Hongmoon Special Potion

    1

    Legendary Element

    1

    Chance

    Legendary Jewel

    1

    Heptagonal Gem Selection Chest

    Item name

    Qty

    Notes

    Heptagonal Garnet

    1

    Selection

    Heptagonal Dueler Garnet

    1

    Heptagonal Obsidian

    1

    Heptagonal Dueler Obsidian

    1

    Bloomtime Outfit Selection Chest

    Item name

    Qty

    Notes

    Dayglow

    1

    Selection

    Free Spirit Outfit Pouch

    1

    Overboard

    1

    Dark Dignitary

    1

    Alice Outfit Pouch

    1

    Free Spirit Outfit Pouch

    Item name

    Qty

    Notes

    Free Spirit

    1

    Guaranteed

    Free Spirit Head Adornment

    1

    Alice Outfit Pouch

    Item name

    Qty

    Notes

    Wonderland

    1

    Guaranteed

    White Rabbit Headpiece

    1

Blade and Soulmate Event

  • Removing the ability to exchange Lovestruck Coins through the Dragon Express. Don't forget to use all your coins!
  • Removing the ability to use Heart Nebula Stones.

Awakening Raid Event

  • Extra rewards from completing the Weekly Challenge and Dynamic Quests for Skybreak Spires, Scion's Keep, Temple of Eluvium and Nightfall Sanctuary have been removed.
  • You can still exchange Skybreak/Nightfall/Queen and Conqueror reward scrolls through the Dragon Express until May 8.

Blossoming Soul Event

  • Candycloud Park dungeon is now closed and cannot be accessed anymore.
  • Blossom Orbs and Lunar Coins are not rewarded anymore from Heaven's Mandate/Cold Storage/Fallen Aransu School/Snowjade Fortress/Hall of the Keeper/Hall of Templar/Tower of Infinity.
  • You can still exchange Blossom Orbs and Lunar Coins through the Dragon Express until May 8.

General

  • Kung-Fu Master indicator change
    • Due to the change to "Blooming Crimson Flame", the existing buff indicator has been changed to display a maximum of 2 buffs instead of 3.
  • Achievements
    • Three new achievements have been added:
      • "Down with the King"
        • Eliminate the Raven King in under 2 min. 30 sec. in Skybreak Spires.
        • Grants 30 Achievement Points, the title "Kingkiller" and title image
      • "Down with the Queen"
        • Eliminate the Hive Queen in under 3 min. 20 sec. in the Temple of Eluvium.
        • Grants 30 Achievement Points, the title "Queenkiller" and title image
      • "Emperor's Execution"
        • Eliminate the Grand Celestial Emperor in under 6 min. 20. sec in Nightfall Sanctuary.
        • Grants 30 Achievement Points, the title "Revolutionary" and title image
  • Playtime System Message
    • A new hourly system message indicating how long you have been playing has been added.
    • It can be turned ON/OFF in the setting menu.
  • UI Tooltip
    • A new question mark icon has been added to most UI windows in the game.
    • Mouse over the question mark to see a general description and list of features for each UI window.
  • Clan
    • You can now sort clan members based on their last login time.
  • Simplified Combat Controls
    • You can now switch between B&S Mode and Simplified Combat Controls mode with SHIFT+F3
  • Unity
    • A particle effect on your character will now display when reaching the following Set Effect values when equipping Splendor Stones:
      • Stage 1 effect - 480 Points
      • Stage 2 effect - 960 Points
      • Stage 3 effect - 1440 Points
  • Tower of Infinity
    • An issue where the Costume Season Reward was only awarded to the top 10 players instead of top 30 has been fixed.

Skills

  • Corrected tooltips, added FX where they were missing, fixed missing icons, and added missing/correct skill effect icons.

Warden

General

  • Increased Critical Damage to 45% and Boss Attack Power to 350 during Soul Flare
  • One of the following effects can be triggered during Soulburn:
    • Increases Critical Damage by 30% and Boss Attack Power by 250
    • Increases Critical Damage by 30% and Boss Attack Power by 320
    • Increases Critical Damage by 30% and Boss Attack Power by 450
  • Increased Blade Gyre cooldown to 15 seconds
  • Changed the cooldowns of Blade Ward from 30 seconds to 36 seconds.

Shackled Isles

  • Decreased Resilience by 20% in Shackled Isles
  • Decreased HP by 10% in Shackled Isles

Arena

  • Decreased Resilience by 15% in Arena
  • Decreased HP by 10% in Arena

Way of the Guardian

  • Decreased the casting time of Sentry
  • Divine Light will now be triggered automatically
  • Increased the HP drain of Divine Light (default) to 20% of damage
  • Increased the HP drain of Divine Light (ranged) to 50% of damage
  • Increased the HP consumption of Safeguard to 20%
  • Increased the HP consumption of Safeguard (attribute) to 25%
  • Increased the HP consumption of Awakened Safeguard to 20%
  • Added 5% Resilience recovery to “accurate” Epicenter, Awakened Epicenter
  • Increased the cooldown of Sever Step to 12 seconds
  • Decreased the casting time of Quake
  • Decreased the HP recovery of Stake to 9%
  • Increased the HP drain of Stake to 125% of damage
  • Decreased the HP recovery per hit of Divine Flurry to 6%
  • Changed the HP and Resilience recovery effect of Blade Ward with the Endurer Talent to 30% recovery rate increase effect.
  • Changed Blade Ward during Divine Grace to have a 30% chance to increase Attack Power by 8% for 10 seconds
  • Changed Divine Grace to increase Attack Power by 1% and Damage Reduction by 1% for 18 seconds (max 3 stacks)
  • Increased damage of Dynasty Mystic Badge Radiant Plume (Sonic Strike) to 415%
  • Increased damage of Dynasty Mystic Badge Brightwing (Sword Salvo) to 1650%
  • Increased damage of Dynasty Mystic Badge Brightwing (Divine Strike) to 4125%
  • Decreased Resilience recovery on successful block for Guard to 1%
  • Decreased Resilience recovery on successful block for Divine Guard to 1%

Way of Madness

  • Decreased casting time of Frenzy
  • Blood Ire will now be triggered automatically
  • Increased the cooldown of Blood Ire to 9 seconds
  • Changed Blood Ire to absorb 50% damage as HP instead of 2% HP on every hit
  • Increased the HP consumption of Deadlock to 20%
  • Increased the HP consumption amount of Awakened Deadlock to 20%
  • Fellstrike and Awakened Fellstrike will now recover Resilience by 5%
  • Raze and Awakened Raze will now recover Resilience by 1%
  • Bloodstorm will now recover Resilience by 1% on the first hit
  • Increased the cooldown of Sever Step to 12 seconds
  • Increased the cooldown of Onrush to 9 seconds
  • Decreased the casting time of Quake
  • Decreased the casting time of Leveler
  • Decreased the HP recovery of Reave (basic) to 8%
  • Decreased the HP recovery of Reave (attribute) to 11%
  • Increased the HP drain of Reave to 125% of damage
  • Changed the HP and Resilience recovery effect of Blade Ward with the Vanquisher Talent to 30% recovery rate increase effect.
  • Changed Seismic Strike during Berserk to increase Attack Power by 8% for 10 seconds
  • Added 1.2% Attack Power for 3 seconds per successful hit with a max of 3 stacks during Berserk
  • Increased damage of Aransu Mystic Badge Bloodwing (Blade Frenzy) to 350%
  • Increased damage of Aransu Mystic Badge Brutality (Fellstrike, Raze, Bloodstorm) to 860%
  • Decreased the Resilience recovery on successful block with Guard to 1%
  • Decreased the Resilience and HP recovery for Backlash to 5%

Warlock

General

  • Removed several talent attributes for both specializations and added new attributes.
  • Removed the valid hit condition from Warlock’s Temporal Field and Hostility Field.
    • Fixed issue where additional weapon damage and gem effect would be applied when an enemy enters the range of each field.
  • Quell will now parry attacks for 0.5 seconds after casting.
  • Repulse will be changed to a Stun skill.
  • Repulse skill effect has been unified across various skill talents.

Way of Distortion

  • Temporal Field now increases the cooldown of the enemy’s non-resettable skills by 6 seconds per second spent in the field, and the cooldown of the enemy’s escape skills by 2 seconds per second spent in the field.
    • Temporal Field effect now triggers every second when used.
    • The cooldown increase effect applies only to skills that are currently on cooldown.
    • Spatial Warp now stuns, and resists attacks and the Speed Demon talent no longer enhances the skill.
  • Updated Distortion Barrier skill effects:
    • Leech cooldown no longer decreases on every resist.
    • Increases the cooldown of the attacker’s non-resettable skills by 4 seconds per resist (max 5 times).
    • Increases the cooldown of the attacker’s escape skills by 1.5 seconds per resist (max 5 times).
    • The cooldown increase effect applies only to skills that are currently in cooldown.
  • Supergravity renamed to Time Gyre and updated skill effects:
    • Stuns for 2 seconds on every accurate hit.
    • Increases the cooldown of the target’s non-resettable skills by 3 seconds when the first and second attacks hit the target.
    • Increases the cooldown of the target’s non-resettable skills by 9 seconds when the third attack hits the target.
    • Decreases Movement Speed of enemies within range of Time Gyre by 90%.
    • 100% Attack Power damage on every accurate hit.
    • Pierces Defense and Parry.
    • The cooldown increase effect applies only to skills that are currently in cooldown.
  • Updated Singularity skill effects:
    • Pulls to the center 3 times.
    • Stuns for 3 seconds on 2 accurate hits.
    • Decreases Movement Speed by 100% for 3 seconds.
    • Pierces Defense and Parry.
  • Temporal Reversion (passive) now increases Boss Attack Power by 80 for 6 seconds on accurate Dragoncall.

Way of the Scourge

  • Hostility Field now increases Attack Power by 5% whenever party members within range of Hostility Field are hit (max 3 stacks), and decreases the attacker’s Attack Power by 15% whenever party members within the range of Hostility Field are hit (max 3 stacks).
  • Haunting skill effects updated to change the triggering mechanism, and will now increase Attack Power by 3% for 6 seconds on accurate Ravaging Curse, Hex Storm, or Mortal Coil (max 3 stacks).

Summoner

General

  • Fixed an issue where the Way of the Thorns True Friend skill doesn’t consume Familiar HP.
  • True Friend can be used by consuming 30% of the Summoner’s HP when the Familiar cannot use True Friend.
  • Crouching Tiger now increases Fortitude by 90% and Defense by 400%.
  • Rumble Queen snare duration has been reduced.
  • Passive trigger condition for Daybreak is now ‘on use of Burr Toss’ and no longer snares.
  • Fixed an issue where the skill enhancement effect of Devotion Soul Badge does not trigger when Summoner > Burr Toss was used.
  • Fixed an issue where the skill enhancement effects of Enigma Mystic Badge and Magnum Soul Badge does not trigger when Summoner > Vine Whip is used.
  • Fixed an issue where Summoner’s Flying Nettles [F] skill requirement was activated when Way of the Flame Force Master stacked 5 [Ember] buffs.

Way of the Thorns

  • Using Daybreak (passive) > Burr Toss now increase Boss Attack Power by 60 for 15 seconds.
  • Using Daybreak > Wild Nettles now increases Boss Attack power by 160 for 15 seconds.

Blade Dancer

General

  • Revised the skill tooltip of Blade Dancer > Common > Storm. Changed Focus recovery per enemy hit from 2 to 3.
  • Thundering Blade > Wounding Strikes critical rate bonus is now 5%.
  • Changed the Dual Strike skill effect when the Air Resistance Talent is selected. Removed the effect of casting Dual Strike 3 times consecutively.
  • Fixed an issue where the effect of absorbing 2% of damage as HP is not applied when using Way of the Spinning Sword > Awakened Rolling Typhoon.

Way of the Spinning Storm

  • Updated Nimble Recovery (passive) skill effects:
    • Triggers and Increases Boss Attack Power by 80 for 6 seconds on accurate Rolling Typhoon.

Way of the Thundering Blade

  • Wounding Strikes (passive) Critical Damage increased to 18%. Triggers on Lightning Draw and Fatal Blade on accurate hit.

Soul Fighter

General

  • Fixed an issue where Chi Burst doesn’t consume HP when Soul Fighter is resisting an attack after applying the Sacrificial Talent.
  • Fixed an issue so Soul Fighter’s Displace skill applies only once because its damage and Knockback effect are not separated.
  • Fixed an issue where the Hongmoon Focus recovery effect triggered on accurate last hit of Soul Surge is applied even when the target is killed during the consecutive attacks of the first skill.

Way of Enduring Strength

  • On accurate Stone Fist (passive) > Kingfist, Boss Attack Power increases by 70 for 12 seconds.

Way of the Eternal Soul

  • On use of Ice Fury (passive) > Ice Helix, Boss Attack Power increases by 65 for 18 seconds.

Assassin

General

  • Fixed an issue where the HP Drain effect is not triggered on accurate Mist Slash.
  • Fixed the Moon Slash tooltip to be consistent with the skill effect.
  • Fixed the Bolt Strike tooltip to be consistent with the Slow effect that triggers on accurate hit.
  • Fixed Way of the Shadow > Lightning Crash so it recovers 1 Focus on critical hit instead of 2.
  • Fixed Hook Kick so it no longer inflicts double damage on a poisoned enemy.
  • Fixed Hook Kick skill effect so ‘Stacks 2 Poison on hitting a Grabbed or Phantom Gripped enemy’ is applied.

Way of the Serpent

  • On accurate Murderous Intent (passive) > Choke Bomb/Poison Breath hit, Boss Attack Power increases by 100 for 12 seconds.
  • Toxic Splash cooldown reduced to 30 seconds. Skill cooldown cannot be reset.
  • Heart Stab, Dark Strike, and Twin Fangs now reduce Toxic Splash cooldown on accurate hit.
  • Glory Soul Badge triggering conditions is now on accurate hit.
  • Time Bomb can now trigger Glory Soul Badge.

Way of the Shadow

  • On use of Murderous Intent (passive) > Time Bomb, Boss Attack Power increases by 100 for 18 seconds.
  • On 5 Murderous Intent (passive), automatically switches to Bloodthirst State.
  • On accurate Bloody Dart now stacks 2 Murderous Intent.

Destroyer

General

  • Changed Knee from a Pierce Parry to a Defense Pierce.
  • Changed the Charge damage of Demolish and Annihilation:
    • 4400% on accurate hit of Stage 2.
    • 7200% on accurate hit of Stage 3 and increases Critical Rate by 100% for 3 seconds.
  • Emberstomp now increases Defense by 400%, Recovery by 10% and resists Stun, Knockdown, Daze, and Knockback.
  • Way of the Stone Breaker > Mighty Cleave, Awakened Mighty Cleave skills cannot be evaded.

Way of the Stone Breaker

  • During Brute Force (passive), Boss Attack Power increases by 170.
  • Fixed an issue where the skill enhancement effect of Liberty/Songbird Soul Badge is not applied to Awakened skills.

Way of the Reaper

  • Fixed an issue where the Scar effect is not applied to the attacker on Block during Stone Shield.
  • Hitting an enemy afflicted with Scar (max 5 stacks) increases PvP Attack Power by 20 per stack (including party members) for 6 seconds.
  • Added the effect of increasing Boss Attack Power by 250 during Anger Control (Level 60 passive).

Gunslinger

General

  • Fixed the Moonshine skill effect description in the Undertaker > Martial Tome to be consistent with the actual effect. One of the Moonshine effects now displays ‘Slow,’ because there is no debuff icon.
  • Fixed an issue so Gunpowder is no longer triggered when Destruction > Quickshot, Awakened Quickshot fails to hit.
  • Changed Tripshot to Pierce Parry.
  • Changed Tripshot cooldown to 18 seconds.
  • Fixed an issue where Unload cannot be used more than 11m away during Firefall in Destruction > Kickback Talent.
  • Fixed an issue so 20 Focus is recovered by Destruction > Semi-Automatic Talent when Reload is used during cooldown.
  • Fixed an issue where Unload, which can be used more than 11m away without consuming Explosive Rounds during Firefall, is not activated during Destruction > Bullet Time Talent.
  • Fixed an issue where Gunslinger > Destruction > Courage Soul Badge/Limitless Soul Badge > Buckshot, Flash Bomb cooldown doesn’t decrease by 1 second.

Way of the Undertaker

  • On accurate first hit of Roulette (passive) > Scorched Earth, Boss Attack Power increases by 200 for 10 seconds.

Way of Destruction

  • On accurate Guns Blazing (passive) > Unload, Boss Attack Power increases by 60 for 5 seconds within a certain range.

Blade Master

General

  • Changed Five Point Strike Revelation Mystic Badge to only trigger Conflagration or Fulmination, depending on active Talent.
  • Fixed an issue where Flock of Blades doesn’t inflict additional damage while Conflagration is active.
  • Fixed an issue where players could move by casting Burning Whirl while Flock of Blades was active.
  • Changed Strengthened Blade to only trigger Pierce Parry when Tricky Swordplay or Spiral Strikes talents are active.
  • Fixed and issue where Fulmination Dragon was applied for 4 seconds instead of 8 seconds on the last hit of Storm Surge. Fixed an issue where Conflagration was applied instead of Fulmination Dragon on the last hit of Storm Surge.

Way of the Spirit Sword

  • Changed all attacks used during Strengthened Blade to Pierce Parry. This applies for all skills that didn’t Pierce Parry.

Way of the Singing Blade

  • Increased the Boss Attack Power of Empowered Blade to 120.
  • Reduced the inconsistency between the skill effect and the actual area of effect when the user changes the screen rotation right after using Spatial Blade.
  • Increased the size of the first Shockwave Blade attack.
  • Lowered the duration of the Starbreaker effect of Starbreaker Bracelet to 6 seconds.
  • Increased the additional Critical Damage when using Lightning Finish to 35%. Added an additional 110 Boss Attack Power to Lightning Finish on use.

Kung Fu Master

Way of the Dragon Fist

  • Changed additional damages of Divine Dragon Bracelet's Dragon Claw/Burning Fist and Smolder as follows: Stage 10: 260%, 320% (No change to Stages 1 to 9)
  • Set the Evasion limit of Raging Volcano to 2.
  • Increased Boss Attack Power of Awakened to 200.
  • Increased the cooldown of Guard to 45 seconds and made it a non-resettable skill.

Way of the Flying Kick

  • Divided the Wind Shear buff into two types:
    • Wind Shear (additional damage by Roundhouse)
    • Howling Wind Shear (Evasion buff)
      • Set the Evasion limit of Howling Wind Shear effect to 2.
  • Skills updated to now provide Howling Wind Shear:
    • On use of Wind Gyre (including the Talent)
    • On resisting an attack with Backstep (including the Talent)
    • On resisting an attack with Shadowdance/ Footwork (including the Talent)
    • On use of Fighting Spirit (including the Talent)
  • Increased Boss Attack Power of Unleashed to 145.
  • Lowered the required stacks of Wind Shear Wound’s Stun effect to 3.
  • Changed Ice Guard as non-resettable and decreased the cooldown to 45 seconds
  • Decreased the duration of the Wind Shear and Howling Wind Shear effect of Wind Gyre to 10 seconds.
  • Added Wind Shear for 3 seconds on successful counter.
  • Added Wind Shear for 5 seconds on successful counter when the Defender Talent is selected.

Force Master

General

  • Devotion icon now displays when Frost Sheath is used if Devotion Soul Badge is equipped.
  • Changed Ice Comet and Frost Tornado to be cast instantly during Bracing Cold.
  • Changed Ice Shield to apply Bracing Cold for 5 seconds on use.
  • Fixed an issue where Frost Tornado could not be cast multiple times with Simple Mode.

Way of the Frost

  • Redistributed the damage of PvE Soul Shields. The total damage remains unchanged if using all 8 Soul Shields of the same type.
    • Sacred Longgui
      • 3-Set effects:
        • Increases Gleam damage by 10%
      • 8-Set effects:
        • Increases Dual Dragons damage by 100%
        • Reduces Dual Dragons cooldown by 15%
    • Raven
      • 3-Set effects:
        • Increases Glacial Beam, Arctic Blast damage by 10%
        • Increases Snowball Dual Dragons damage by 45%
      • 8-Set effects:
        • Increases Glacial Beam, Arctic Blast damage by 25%
        • Increases Snowball Dual Dragons damage by 45%
    • Darkstorm
      • 3-Set effects:
        • Increases Glacial Beam, Arctic Blast damage by 30%
        • Increases Snowball Dual Dragons damage by 60%
        • Reduces Phantom Grip, Shadow Grasp cooldown by 25%
      • 8-Set effects:
        • Increases Glacial Beam, Arctic Blast damage by 30%
        • Increases Snowball Dual Dragons damage by 65%
        • Reduces Phantom Grip, Shadow Grasp cooldown by 25%
    • Grand Celestial
      • 3-Set effects:
        • Increases Glacial Beam, Arctic Blast damage by 35%
        • Increases Snowball Dual Dragons damage by 70%
        • Reduces Burning Tundra, Phantom Grip cooldown by 25%
        • Increases Burning Tundra damage by 50%
      • 8-Set effects:
        • Increases Glacial Beam, Arctic Blast damage by 40%
        • Increases Snowball Dual Dragons damage by 80%
        • Reduces Phantom Grip cooldown by 25%
    • Vindicator
      • 3-Set effects:
        • Increases Glacial Beam, Arctic Blast damage by 45%
        • Increases Snowball Dual Dragons damage by 90%
        • Reduces Phantom Grip cooldown by 25%
      • 8-Set effects:
        • Increases Glacial Beam, Arctic Blast damage by 45%
        • Increases Snowball Dual Dragons damage by 105%
        • Reduces Burning Tundra, Phantom Grip cooldown by 25%
        • Increases Burning Tundra damage by 80%
  • Allowed Impact to be used on Airborne targets.
  • Changed items as follows to match the new Arctic Blast structure:
    • Removed the first-hit condition from ItemSkill equipment with additional damage inflicted by Arctic Blast.
    • Increased the additional damage inflicted by Arctic Blast on all ItemSkill equipment (Raid Weapons, Bracelets, Soul Badges, and Mystic Badges) by 68%. Removed the first-hit condition from all ItemSkill equipment regarding Additional Damage inflicted by Arctic Blast.
  • Fixed an issue where the Tiger effect of Dual Dragons was missing when the Tiger Bracelet was equipped.

Way of the Flame

  • Added 15 Boss Attack Power per stack to Backdraft. (Max 4 Stacks)
  • Redistributed the damage of PvE Soul Shields. The total damage remains unchanged if using all 8 Soul Shields of the same type.
    • Sacred Longgui
      • 3-Set effects:
        • Increase Dragonchar, Blazing Beam damage by 10%
      • 8-Set effects:
        • Increases Dual Dragons damage by 100%
        • Reduces Dual Dragons cooldown by 15%
    • Raven
      • 3-Set effects:
        • Increase Dragonchar, Blazing Beam damage by 15%
        • Increases Inferno damage by 40%
      • 8-Set effects:
        • Increase Dragonchar, Blazing Beam damage by 10%
        • Increases Inferno damage by 60%
    • Darkstorm
      • 3-Set effects:
        • Increase Dragonchar, Blazing Beam damage by 20%
        • Increases Inferno damage by 85%
        • Reduces Phantom Grip cooldown by 25%
      • 8-Set effects:
        • Increase Dragonchar, Blazing Beam damage by 15%
        • Increases Inferno damage by 88%
        • Reduces Phantom Grip & Shadow Grasp cooldown by 25%
    • Grand Celestial
      • 3-Set effects:
        • Increase Dragonchar, Blazing Beam damage by 30%
        • Increases Inferno damage by 95%
        • Reduces Meteor Shower and Phantom Grip cooldown by 25%
        • Increases Meteor Shower damage by 30%
      • 8-Set effects:
        • Increase Dragonchar, Blazing Beam damage by 25%
        • Increases Inferno damage by 95%
        • Reduces Phantom Grip cooldown by 25%
    • Vindicator
      • 3-Set effects:
        • Increase Dragonchar, Blazing Beam damage by 35%
        • Increases Inferno damage by 105%
        • Reduces Phantom Grip cooldown by 25%
      • 8-Set effects:
        • Increase Dragonchar, Blazing Beam damage by 30%
        • Increases Inferno damage by 110%
        • Reduces Meteor Shower and Phantom Grip cooldown by 25%
        • Increases Meteor Shower & Blazing Wall damage by 30%
  • Shock Fire can be used against Airborne targets.
  • Updated Solar Flare tooltip to properly state the cooldown is unable to be reset.

Dungeons & Raids

  • Some of the Boss attacks in Hard Mode dungeons will now display telegraphs.
  • The following Dungeons and Raids have had their difficulty lowered:
    • Temple of Eluvium
      • Flaming Asura/Frozen Asura
        • Arctic Burst Damage has been reduced.
      • Great Thrall
        • Target is no longer instantly killed when too far from boss, and now has threat removed.
      • Hive Queen
        • Hive Queen’s Indignity Damage has been reduced.
    • Scion’s Keep
      • Failing to chain Destruction Device no longer cause enrage; instead, failure to do so will do damage and increase Boss’s Attack Power.
         
    • Nightfall Sanctuary
      • The Peacekeeper
        • Reduced Barrier Cube explosion range to 8m.
        • Removed Knockback after Knockdown.
        • Changed continuous Knockback skills to only Knockback once.
        • Trapped player can now be saved with Stun, Daze, or Knockback abilities.
      • The Shield Bearer
        • Strike can now be blocked.
      • The Scorptamaton
        • Changed Heatwave explosion to only kill the bomb holder.
        • Reduce shared damage from Embers.
        • Removed damage from Flame buff chain.
        • Missile enraged conditions changed from 3 to 5.
      • Grand Celestial Emperor
        • Target with Superior Status debuff will now increase threat.
        • Gauges no longer fill up from damage taken by players.
        • Flamewave Continuous Damage will only stack once when the battle starts. When Boss changes attributes, Flamewave Continuous Damage no longer increases.
        • Reduced Grand Celestial Emperor Amplification gauge recharge.
        • Reduced Flamewave Ring charging amount.
        • Flamewave Sword Fall’s Daze effect can now be removed with Escape skills.
        • Flamewave Pillar no longer causes knockback. 
        • Repeated hits by Flamewave Chain no longer cause instant death.
           
    • Ransacked Treasury
      • Vahad
        • (Normal Mode only) Boss’s projectiles no longer cause Knockback.
      • Amara
        • Overlapping Fissure from Amara’s Sword Scar does not cause enrage, and instead will do damage.
           
    • The Shadowmoor
      • Gubira
        • Freeze effect no longer applies when attacked by Quartz Area skills.
        • Unleashed Quartz no longer causes airborne.
        • AoE Phantom Grip now only applies to players within 8m.
      • Mookwan
        • Iron Fist Ripple AoE attack changed to apply Knockdown instead of Airborne.
        • Removed Knockback from Watcher attack.
        • Tentacle AOEs no longer stack.
        • Enrage effect no longer applies when:
          • Cursed Player dies.
          • Cursed Player dies from leaving the Cursed Area.
          • Cursed Player dies when fail to trade places with linked Player.
             
    • Dreamsong Theater
      • Kamahage
        • Any player can do Spectral Sword phase regardless of order.
        • (Normal Mode only) Flame Zone changed from instant death to damage.
           
    • Brood Chamber
      • Nacha
        • Demon Blood Bind’s outer ring now does damage instead of causing instant death.
           
  • The Extra Confidence Buff (Reduce received damage by 50% and increase Attack Power by 30%) has been added to the following normal mode dungeons:
    • Ransacked Treasury
    • The Shadowmoor
  • The Realm Mastery Buff (Reduce received damage by 34%, increase piercing by 2,500 and increase Accuracy by 1,000) has been added to the following hard mode dungeons:
    • Brood Chamber
    • Dreamsong Theater
    • The Shadowmoor
    • Sandstorm Temple
    • Ransacked Treasury
    • Drowning Deeps
    • Hollow's Heart
    • Starstone Mines
  • Midnight Skypetal Plains
    • Removed MSP from Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu Daily Challenges. It will still be available on Fri/Sat/Sun.
    • Sacred Longgui Loot will be doubled from Friday 6am to Monday 6am server time.

Battlegrounds

Shackled Isles

  • A new season will start on April 10 until June 12.
    • Match Rewards:
      Rank XP Reward 1 Qty Reward 2 Qty Reward 3 Qty

      1

      300,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      5

      Soulstone Crystal

      40

      Moonstone Crystal

      5

      2

      150,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      4

      Soulstone Crystal

      20

      Moonstone Crystal

      4

      3

      100,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      3

      Soulstone Crystal

      10

      Moonstone Crystal

      3

      4

      50,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      3

      Soulstone Crystal

      7

      Moonstone Crystal

      2

      5

      50,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      3

      Soulstone Crystal

      5

      Moonstone Crystal

      1

      6

      50,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      2

      Soulstone Crystal

      3

         

      7

      50,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      2

      Soulstone Crystal

      3

         

      8

      50,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      2

      Soulstone Crystal

      3

         

      9

      50,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      2

      Soulstone Crystal

      3

         

      10

      50,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      2

      Soulstone Crystal

      3

         

      11

      30,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      2

         

      12

      30,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      2

         

      13

      30,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      2

         

      14

      30,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      2

         

      15

      30,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      2

         

      16

      10,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      1

         

      17

      10,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      1

         

      18

      10,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      1

         

      19

      10,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      1

         

      20

      10,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      1

      Soulstone Crystal

      1

         
    • Weekly Rewards:
      Rank XP Reward 1 Qty Reward 2 Qty

      1

      5,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      50

      Moonstone Crystal

      80

      2

      5,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      50

      Moonstone Crystal

      80

      3

      5,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      50

      Moonstone Crystal

      80

      4-10

      4,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      50

      Moonstone Crystal

      60

      11-25

      3,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      50

      Moonstone Crystal

      50

      26-50

      2,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      45

      Moonstone Crystal

      40

      51-100

      1,500,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      45

      Moonstone Crystal

      25

      101-300

      1,500,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      45

      Moonstone Crystal

      20

      301-700

      1,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      40

      Moonstone Crystal

      15

      701-1500

      1,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      40

      Moonstone Crystal

      10

    • Season Rewards:
      Rank XP Reward 1 Qty Reward 2 Qty Reward 3 Qty Reward 4 Qty

      1

      5,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      100

      Moonstone Crystal

      160

      Shackled Isles Conqueror's Orb

      1

      Unshackled (60-day)

      1

      2

      5,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      100

      Moonstone Crystal

      160

      Shackled Isles Champion's Orb

      1

      Unshackled (60-day)

      1

      3

      5,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      100

      Moonstone Crystal

      160

      Shackled Isles Champion's Orb

      1

      Unshackled (60-day)

      1

      4-10

      4,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      100

      Moonstone Crystal

      120

      Shackled Isles Combatant's Orb

      1

      Unshackled (60-day)

      1

      11-25

      3,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      100

      Moonstone Crystal

      100

         

      Unshackled (60-day)

      1

      26-50

      2,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      90

      Moonstone Crystal

      80

         

      Unshackled (60-day)

      1

      51-100

      1,500,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      90

      Moonstone Crystal

      50

         

      Unshackled (60-day)

      1

      101-300

      1,500,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      90

      Moonstone Crystal

      40

             

      301-700

      1,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      80

      Moonstone Crystal

      30

             

      701-1500

      1,000,000

      Shackled Isles Coin

      80

      Moonstone Crystal

      20

             
  • Fixed an issue where some players were unable to resurrect.
  • Fixed an issue where the end match window would not appear correctly.

Equipment & Items

  • Challenge Mode Costumes
    • Custom Dreamcatcher, Custom Dreamcatcher Adornment and Custom Dreamcatcher Mask can now be purchased from Tower Trader Kangcha with Brood Challenge Tokens.
  • Account-bound items
    • The following items have been made account-bound:
      • Corridor Keeper Key
      • Scion's Maze Key
        • Scion's Maze Key's Icon has been changed to be more distinguishable from the Corridor Keeper Key
  • Tortoise Shells
    • The item exchange list for Tortoise Shells are removed from the Dragon Express.
    • Tortoise Shells can be antiqued for 1 Designer Thread each.
  • Legendary Accessories
    • The cost to purchase the following Legendary Accessories has been reduced and they have been made available to purchase from more locations:
      Item NPC Previous Cost New Cost

      King Gloves - Stage 1

      Junsorei
      (Mushin's Tower)

      200 Hellion Core

      100 Hellion Core

      Sky's Inheritance Ring Chest - Stage 1

      Skypearl Apex Earring Chest - Stage 1

      Skysunder Elevation Necklace Chest - Stage 1

      Skyguard Horizon Belt Chest - Stage 1

      King Gloves - Stage 1

      Shin Heewon
      (Moon's Refuge)

      N/A

      120 Moonlight Bud

      Skypearl Apex Earring Chest - Stage 1

      Skysunder Elevation Necklace Chest - Stage 1

      Skyguard Horizon Belt Chest - Stage 1

      Naryu Sanctum Bracelet Chest

      Zhu Eundan Bu
      Hwadong Lee
      Shingum Na Jihan
      (Midnight Skypetal Plains)

      62 Tawny Nightstone

      60 Tawny Nightstone

      Sky's Inheritance Ring Chest - Stage 1

      King Gloves - Stage 1

      N/A

      Skypearl Apex Earring Chest - Stage 1

      N/A

      Skysunder Elevation Necklace Chest - Stage 1

      N/A

      Skyguard Horizon Belt Chest - Stage 1

      N/A

  • Divine Dragon/Tiger Bracelets
    • Unrefined Divine Dragon/Tiger Bracelets can no longer be acquired in-game and have been replaced with Divine Dragon/Tiger Bracelet - Stage 1 instead. Existing Unrefined Bracelets can be processed as Antiques for 5 Yunsang Prayer Beads.
    • The cost to open a Divine Dragon/Tiger Bracelet Chest has been removed (previously: 1 Brilliant Key).
    • The Unrefined Divine Dragon/Tiger Bracelets offering required to switch between Divine Dragon/Tiger Bracelet Stage 10 and their Awakened version has been replaced by 5 Yunsang Prayer Beads.
    • Yunsang Prayer Beads have been added to the loot table of Mushin's Tower 16F~20F
  • Reward Selection Chests
    • New Reward Selection Chests have been added to the following Dungeons, Raids and Merchant NPCs. These new chests will replace the existing item drops and allow you to pick the item you preferred reward:
    • Dungeons:
      • Naryu Sanctum (Divine Dragon/Tiger Bracelets)
      • Ebondrake Lair (Inheritor/Skyshatter Rings)
      • Starstone Mines (Apex/Skypearl Earrings)
      • Drowning Deeps (Horizon/Skybreaker Belts)
      • Ransacked Treasury (Elevation/Skysunder Necklaces)
    • Raids:
      • Skybreak Spires (Skybreak Ring/Earring, Raven King's Animus/Energy/Ferocity, Sealed Raven King's Animus/Energy/Ferocity)
      • Temple of Eluvium/Scion's Keep (Aransu/Dynasty Mystic Badge, Darkstorm Necklace, Hive Queen's Barb/Husk/Rancor, Sealed Hive Queen's Barb/Husk/Rancor)
      • Nightfall Sanctuary (Unrefined Celestial Emperor Ring/Earring, Lightstealer's Armor/Aura/Wing, Sealed Lightstealer's Armor/Aura/Wings)
    • NPCs:
      • Junsorei - Mushin's Tower (Divine Dragon/Tiger Bracelets, Inheritor/Skyshatter Rings, Apex/Skypearl Earrings, Horizon/Skybreaker Belts, Elevation/Skysunder Necklaces)
      • Shin Heewon - Moon Refuge (Divine Dragon/Tiger Bracelets, Inheritor/Skyshatter Rings, Apex/Skypearl Earrings, Horizon/Skybreaker Belts, Elevation/Skysunder Necklaces, Skybreak Ring/Earring)
      • Zhu Eundan, Bu Hwadong, Lee Shingum, Na Jiha - Midnight Skypetal Plains (Divine Dragon/Tiger Bracelets, Inheritor/Skyshatter Rings, Apex/Skypearl Earrings, Horizon/Skybreaker Belts, Elevation/Skysunder Necklaces, Skybreak Ring/Earring)