The Shadows of the Innocents update releases July 20.

Blade & Soul Update 2.4 – Shadows of the Innocents

Dungeon Overview

The Shadows of the Innocents update introduces three new pieces of instanced content, including the expansive open world 24-member Twisted Grimhorn Wilds.

See more on the Shadows of the Innocents Dungeons overview article.

Shadows of the Innocents 2.4 Patch Notes


  • A new Daily Dash is available and will run from 7/20 through 8/24.
  • The Tidal Treasures event is live and will run from 7/20 through 8/24.
    • Earn Corallite by completing Daily Quests for specific Heroic Dungeons.  
      • Additional Corallite will also be available through various bundles on the Hongmoon Store.
    • Use the Corallite to upgrade your Oceanic Weapons.
      • If the upgrade is unsuccessful, you will receive Coral Fragments based on the weapon stage reached.
    • Trade in Oceanic Weapons and Coral Fragments for rewards in Dragon Express including:
      • Asura Ember
      • Taikhan's Skin
      • Flawless Sparkling Hongmoon Hexagonal Peridot
      • Flawless Sparkling Hongmoon Hexagonal Sapphire
      • Oceanic Nebula Stone
      • Summer Time
      • Cool for the Summer
  • The Seeds of Growth event is live and will run from 7/20 through 8/24.
    • Complete the following quests to earn Growth Seeds

      Quest Name

      Quest Type



      Into the Tomb


      Tomb of the Exiles

      Moonwater Growth Seed x1

      Run and Gun


      Blackram Supply Chain

      Moonwater Growth Seed x2

      Do What You Want, 'Cause A Pirate Is Free


      Bloodshade Harbor

      Moonwater Growth Seed x2

      Grimhorn Reaper


      Twisted Grimhorn Wilds

      Silverfrost Growth Seed x1

      Doom and Gloomdross


      Gloomdross Incursion

      Silverfrost Growth Seed x1

      The Protean Lord


      The Shattered Masts

      Silverfrost Growth Seed x2

    • Silverfrost Growth Seeds also have a chance to drop from Umbral Lord Baruk in Gloomdross Incursion and Protean Lord Taikhan in The Shattered Masts
    • Use your hard-earned Growth Seeds to create Life Chests in the Transmutation menu to earn rewards including but not limited to:
      • Moonwater Life Chest
        • Moonwater Tear
        • Hae Mujin's Machismo
        • Poharan's Perfume
        • Moonwater Transformation Stone
      • Silverfrost Life Chest
        • Frozen Stinger
        • Soulstone
        • Moonstone
  • Increased the amount of experience gained from story quests.
  • A new Hongmoon skill is available for every class and can be unlocked by consuming an Offal of Silence, Offal of Darkness, and Offal of Luminance.
  • Fixed an issue where the resize button was not appearing properly in the B&S TV UI.


  • The title for equipping Indomitable Will has been updated to Indomitable Warrior
  • The title for equipping Steel WIll has been updated to Warrior of the Realm
  • Season 3 PvP Rewards have been updated to provide more Moonstones and have a smoother overall distribution of value.


  • Offal of Silence, Darkness, and Luminance are now available from the Zen Bean and Whirlwind Valley Trader NPCs as well as the Premium Membership Tab on Dragon Express.
  • Flawless Sparkling Hongmoon Hexagonal Aquamarine is now Bound to Account and can be transmuted.
  • Moonstones are now available from Ironheart (Floor 14) and Naksun (Floor 15) in Mushin's Tower.
  • Removed Soulstone costs required to craft most Moonwater Plains items including Moonwater Transformation Stone and Purifciation Jar.
  • Slightly increased the acquisition rate of Hae Mujin's Machismo from the following dungeons:
    • Awakened Necropolis
    • Avalanche Den
    • Lair of the Frozen Fang
  • Moonwater Tears are now available from the following dungeons:
    • Hall of Ogong
    • Shrieking Caverns
    • Talus Dungeon
    • Chuanka Frost Cavern
  • Reduced the acquisition rate of Petal of Lament from the following dungeons:
    • Sogun's Lament
    • Cold Storage
    • Heaven's Mandate


  • Fixed and updated a large amount of text, voiceover, and cutscene localization in English, German, and French.
  • Fixed a sound issue with the Warlock class video for French and German.