Draw your arrow and take aim…the new Zen Archer class is coming to Blade & Soul!

The time has come for you to let loose a flurry of sharpened destruction on your enemies as the new Zen Archer class in the Blade & Soul: Storm of Arrows update!  In addition to the new class, experience new Legendary items, a new in-game event, a new Dungeon and Raid, and much more!

Before diving into finer details of the update, check out our Blade & Soul: Storm of Arrows Preview Stream as we take a tour through some of the new content.

New Zen Archer Class

The Zen Archer is a bow-wielding, long-ranged DPS class unique to the Yun and Jin races. Seeking balance and control as they own the battlefield, they are ready to bring down a barrage of destruction on their enemies unlike any other warrior.

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New Legendary Weapons

Unleash the devastating Thornbreaker on your foes as its power becomes further unlocked, or take hold of either the new Lionroar or Wingsong weapons to pummel your opponents.

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New Dungeon and Raid

Cathedra Cliffs

  • 6-player Heroic Dungeon
  • Recommended for level 60 HM 21 or higher
  • Available in Easy and Hard modes

A call for help from your allies, the Khashabi tribe, leads you on a journey to the mysterious caverns found at the Cathedra Cliffs to recover a sacred relic from the fearsome Avamar clan. Enter this new dungeon to face off against their oppressive warlord in a battle to the death as you seek to reacquire this powerful artifact for the Khashabi.

Throne of Oblivion

  • 12-player Raid
  • Recommended for level 60 HM 17 or higher

The twisted spirit of the Grand Celestial Emperor still lingers in the Emperor’s Tomb. Sending his spirit back to the shadows may be the only way for the restless souls of his victims to pass on to the light. Join this new 12-party raid to confront the deadly Shadow Emperor.

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New Items and Systems Updates

Get the lowdown of the items and system changes coming to this update—including the addition of new Legendary Bracelets, Pet Gems, and much more!

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Blade & Soul: Storm of Arrows is NOW LIVE! Log in now to play new content, and more!

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 6.0 Patch Notes

Content and Events

  • The Zen Archer class is now available for Yun and Jin.
    • The maximum number of character slots has been increased from 11 to 12
  • A new heroic dungeon, Cathedra Cliffs, is now available.
  • A new raid, Throne of Oblivion, is now available.
  • The Radiant Challenge Event is now available.
  • New Weapons, Bracelets, Pet Aura, and Splendor Stones are now available.

General

Daily Challenge

  • The content rotation for the Daily Challenge system has been updated:

Content

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Daily Reset Dungeon

Cold Storage

Heaven's Mandate

Cold Storage

Heaven's Mandate

Cold Storage

Heaven's Mandate

Cold Storage

Heroic Dungeon

Starstone Mines

Hollow's Heart

Starstone Mines

Hollow's Heart

Starstone Mines

Hollow's Heart

Starstone Mines

Sandstorm Temple

Drowning Deeps

Sandstorm Temple

Drowning Deeps

Sandstorm Temple

Drowning Deeps

Sandstorm Temple

The Shadowmoor

Ransacked Treasury

The Shadowmoor

Ransacked Treasury

The Shadowmoor

Ransacked Treasury

Dreamsong Theater

Dreamsong Theater

Brood Chamber

Dreamsong Theater

Brood Chamber

Dreamsong Theater

Brood Chamber

Cathedra Cliffs (Hard)

Warped Citadel

Cathedra Cliffs

Warped Citadel

Cathedra Cliffs

Warped Citadel

Cathedra Cliffs

Warped Citadel (Hard)

Brood Chamber (Hard)

Dreamsong Theater (Hard)

Cathedra Cliffs (Hard)

Warped Citadel (Hard)

Brood Chamber (Hard)

Dreamsong Theater (Hard)

-

Others 

Moon Refuge

Moon Refuge

Moon Refuge

Moon Refuge

Moon Refuge

Moon Refuge

Moon Refuge

-

-

-

-

Sacred Longgui - Stage 3

Sacred Longgui - Stage 3

Sacred Longgui - Stage 3

  • The rewards for the amount of completed challenges have been updated as follows:

Completed Challenges

Rewards

Money

Reputation

Notes

2

Daily Challenge Reward Chest x1

5g

15,000

-

3

Radiant Reward Chest x1

-

-

Only available during the event period from 9/18 to 10/16

4

Daily Challenge Treasure Chest x1

-

15,000

-

Dungeon Treasures Selection Chest x1

-

15,000

Available only on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday

Raid Treasures Selection Chest x1

-

15,000

Available only on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday

Solar Energy x4

-

15,000

-

6

Arena Reward Key x1

-

6,800

-

Challenger's Splendor Stone Chest x1

-

6,800

-

8

Elder Scale Fragment x3

-

6,800

-

  • Daily Challenge Reward Chest
  • Dungeon Treasures Selection Chest
  • Raid Treasures Selection Chest

Weekly Challenge

  • A new Weekly Challenge Quest has been added.

Quest Name

Requirement

Objective

Reward

Item

Qty

Favor and Fortune

Complete Epic X Chapter 10: Diverging Paths

Defeat Numok in the Drowning Deeps or Vetarex in the Brood Chamber
Defeat Amara at the Ransacked Treasury or Dread Prince Sobu in the Warped Citadel
Defeat Rukesh in the Sandstorm Temple or Ayanka at Cathedra Cliffs

Jyansei's Supply Chest

1

Money

1g

EXP

184,380

Reputation

4,590

Achievements

  • The following Achievements have been added:

Name

Description

Points

Title

Cage the Rage

Defeat Ayanka at Cathedra Cliffs.

10

-

Bird Brained

Defeat Ayanka 10 times at Cathedra Cliffs.

10

-

Not So Freebird

Defeat Ayanka 100 times at Cathedra Cliffs.

10

-

Birds and the Breeze

Defeat Ayanka 200 time at Cathedra Cliffs.

10

-

1,000 Birds with One Stone

Defeat Ayanka 1,000 times at Cathedra Cliffs.

15

-

Cloudburst

Defeat Ayanka on Hard Difficulty within 4 min. 30 sec.

30

Bird Tamer

Taking Wings

Defeat Ayanka on Hard Difficulty.

10

Storm Stopper

Bittersweet Symphony

Complete "Echoes of a Song" in Zaiwei

10

Spirit Waker

After equipping the "Spirit Waker" title available after completing, you can play Jungwan's flute with "/lament"

  • Achievements for the new class, Zen Archer, have been added:

ID

Name

Description

Points

240

The Way of the Zen Archer

Collect all Elder Zen Archer Soul Shields.

10

311

The Way of the True Arrow

Collect all True Arrow Soul Shields.

10

314

The Way of Serenity

Collect all Serenity Soul Shields.

10

339

The Way of the Elite Zen Archer

Collect all Elite Zen Archer Soul Shields.

10

340

The Way of the Indomitable

Collect all Indomitable Soul Shields.

10

364

Saga of the Watchful Eye

Collect all Avenging Arrow Soul Shields.

10

366

Scarlet Hunter's Oath

Collect all Scarlet Hunter Soul Shields.

10

542

The Way of the Quiet Storm

Collect all Zen Archer's Insight Soul Shields.

10

543

The Way of the Pathfinder

Collect all Pathfinder Soul Shields.

10

901

Hongmoon Ascension - Zen Archer

Use a special Elixir to attain a new mastery

10

902

Martial Tome Master - Zen Archer

Use Royal Zen Beans to attain a new mastery

10

906

Legacy Technique - Zen Archer

Use the following item(s) to enhance your skills - Hongmoon Secret Technique - Volume 1

10

907

Skill Mastery - Zen Archer

Use the following item(s) to enhance your skills - Hongmoon Secret Technique - Volume 2

10

954

Martial Prowess - Zen Archer

Use a special Item to attain a new mastery

10

909

Enlightened Arts - Zen Archer

Use a special Elixir to attain a new mastery

10

910

Self-Mastery - Zen Archer

Use the following item(s) to enhance your skills - Hongmoon Secret Technique - Volume 3

10

913

Master of the Bow

Use the following item(s) to enhance your skills - Hongmoon Secret Technique - Volume 4

10

983

Hongmoon Secrets - Zen Archer

Use the following item(s) to enhance your skills - Hongmoon Secret Technique - Volume 5

10

Collections

  • New Collections are available:

Mission Name

Item

Reward

For the Birds

Storm Seeker

Attack Power +1, Critical Damage +7, HP +500

Storm Seeker Mask

Storm Seeker Adornment

Feeling Foxy

Sesame the Fox Pet

Sacred Vial x1, Pet Pack x1

Awakened Sesame the Fox Pet

Ultimate Sesame the Fox Pet

Quest 

  • The side story quest "Echoes of a Song" has been updated for the characters who are level 60 and have completed Act IV Chapter 38: Endings and Beginnings. It can be acquired in the J Window.

ID

Quest Name

Type

Reward

Money

XP

Item

Achievement

1897

Echoes of a Song

One-Time

50s

33,600

-

Bittersweet Symphony

1898

Remembering an Empress

One-Time

50s

33,600

Fortune Potion x1

-

1899

The Unfamiliar

One-Time

50s

33,600

Dokkaebi Soju x10

-

1904

The Memory of Music

Daily

-

500

-

-

  • The quests "Know Thine Enemy: Part 1," "Know Thine Enemy: Part 2," and "The Great Raid Redemption" have new requirements and rewards, updated as follows:

ID

Quest Name

New Quest Requirements

Mission

New Rewards

1692

Know Thine Enemy: Part 1

1. Complete Act VIII Chapter 20: Restorations
2. Complete the quest "Taking Refuge"

1. Subjugate the feral creatures of Moon Refuge and collect Banestones
2. Defeat Jinsoyun, the Dark Emissary, at Heaven's Mandate
3. Defeat Winter Mane at Cold Storage
4. Defeat the Searstrike Sisters at Mushin's Tower - 16F

Money: 11g 17s 20c
XP: 217,875
Mystic Badge Support Chest
Soul Badge Support Chest
Hive Queen's Wings x5

1693

Know Thine Enemy: Part 2

1. Complete Act VIII Chapter 20: Restorations
2. Complete the quest "The Dead Refuse to Die"
3. Complete the quest "Taking Refuge"

1. Defeat Volberus in the Starstone Mines
2. Defeat Jurupo in Hollow's Heart
3. Defeat Numok in the Drowning Deeps
4. Defeat Amara in the Ransacked Treasury
5. Defeat Rukesh in the Sandstorm Temple

Money: 15g 91s
XP: 235,400
Hongmoon Heptagonal Diamond
Naryu Sanctum Bracelet Chest
Hive Queen's Wings x5

1694

The Great Raid Redemption

Complete Act VIII Chapter 20: Restorations

1. Defeat the Barrier Keeper in the Hall of the Keeper.
2. Defeat the Templar in the Hall of the Templar
3. Defeat the Titan Twin in the Titan Chamber
4. Defeat Doctor Grobak at the Botany Center

Money: 11g 17s 20c
XP: 235,400
Raven Soul Shield – Chest 6
Raven Soul Shield – Chest 7
Raven Soul Shield – Chest 8
Hongmoon Heptagonal Amethyst

Select:
Hive Queen's Wings x5 or
Grand Celestial Wings x2

  • The Quest "Taking Refuge" has been updated with new requirements:

Quest Name

New Requirements

Taking Refuge

1. Complete Act VIII Chapter 20: Restorations

2. Character level 60 HM 9 or above

  • Beastbog Field Boss Bay Lee
    • The reward chest, Bay Lee's Treasure, has been updated.
      • Elysian Crystal and Sacred Crystal have been added while Healing Tonic, Sacred Orb, and Evolved Stone have been removed.

Character Appearance

  • Two new hair styles are now available for male and female characters.
  • Three New ear and tail styles are now available for Lyn race characters.

Unity System

  • The maximum account level has been increased from 120 to 150.
  • 6 new Radiance Stone slots have been added (2 for each stone type).
  • New Awakened Ascension and Radiance Stones are now available.
    • They can be purchased from the Merchant of Wonders and are also available for a limited time in the Bountiful Harvest Treasure Trove.
    • Awakened Ascension Stones can also be acquired from the Scarlet Conservatory Raid.
      • IMPORTANT:
        • If you refine an Awakened Radiance Stone with another Superior or Heroic Radiance Stone, there is only a chance to obtain either an Awakened Radiance Stone OR a Legendary Radiance Stone. Even though the UI says it is a 100% chance to obtain a Legendary, because Awakened Stones are also Legendary, it is actually a chance to obtain either.
        • If you refine an Awakened Radiance Stone with another Legendary Radiance Stone, then it is a 100% chance of obtaining an Awakened Radiance Stone back.
  • New Reputation Charms are now available. 
    • They can be obtained from the new Throne of Oblivion Raid and through Transmutation.
    • Reputation Charms have a 24-hour cooldown period.
    • Higher-grade Reputation Charms can be transmuted from lower-grade ones.

Event

Radiant Challenge

  • Duration: September 18 - October 16 (before maintenance)
  • Redemption Period: September 18 – November 6 (before maintenance)
  • Event Currency: Radiant Core
    • Complete 3 Daily Challenges to obtain a Radiant Reward Chest:

Radiant Reward Chest

Guaranteed to receive

Lucky Revitalizer x3

Fortune Potion x2

Radiant Core x6

Soulstone Crystal x4

Moonstone Crystal

Sacred Crystal x4

Elysian Crystal

Chance to receive

Premium Transformation Stone

Transformation Stone

Bloodstone

Elder Scale

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 Gem Hammer

Legendary Jewel

  • Obtain more Radiant Cores from the following dynamic quests:

Raid

Type

Quest Name

Radiant Core

Fallen Aransu School

Dynamic 

Aransu Has Fallen

6

Snowjade Fortress

Dynamic 

The Eternal Champion

6

Hall of the Keeper

Dynamic 

Fall of the Machines

3

Hall of the Templar

Dynamic 

Templar Tussle

3

  • 1 Radiant Core can be obtained from login rewards after 1h 30min (2 Radiant Cores for Premium Members).
  • Dragon Express Exchange List
 

Item

Purchase Condition/Limitation

Radiant Core

Money

Cosmetic    

Sesame the Fox Pet

-

40

50g

Awakened Sesame the Fox Pet

-

45

70g

Ultimate Sesame the Fox Pet

-

50

90g

Admiral’s New Clothes Selection Chest

35

 

Admiral’s New Clothes Adornment Selection Chest

20

 

Mystic Badge

Aransu Mystic Badge Chest

50

100g

Dynasty Mystic Badge Chest

50

100g

Materials

Radiant Nebula Stone

8

 

Sacred Vial

Limited to 5 purchases per week per account

55

 

Pet Pack

Limited to 10 purchases per week per account

25

 

Scarlet Bloom

20

 

Grand Celestial Wings

10

 

Grand Celestial Steel

30

 

Onyx Scale

18

 

Bloodstone

8

 

Hive Queen's Wings

2

 

Hive Queen's Heart

6

 

Silver Scale

6

 

Gems

Hongmoon Octagonal Gem Selection Chest

80

 

XP

Special Hongmoon XP Charm

40

 

Consumables 

Legendary Gem Hammer

10

 

Fortune Potion

1

 
  • Radiant Nebula Stones can be used to discount certain Soul and Heart upgrades:

Item

Target Item

Discount Rate

Soul

Hongmoon Soul - Stage 1-5

50%

Awakened Hongmoon/Ascending Soul

True Hongmoon/Ascending Soul

Transcendent/Cosmic Soul - Stage 1-5

Awakened Transcendent/Cosmic Soul - Stage 1-5

True Transcendent/Cosmic Soul

Heart

Awakened Hongmoon Heart - Stage 1-5

True Hongmoon Heart

Virtuous Heart - Stage 1-5

Hongsil's Summer Blast

  • The two event dungeons, Frozen Carnival and Hongsil's Secret Storehouse, are now closed.
  • The Dragonfire Daily Challenge Chest has been removed from the Daily Challenge rewards.
  • The Ice Cube has been removed from the Raid Dynamic Quest rewards and the Login Rewards.
  • Ice Cubes can be redeemed at the Dragon Express until October 15.

Hae Mujin's Outlaw Arena

  • The reward redemption period is now closed.

Skills

All Classes

  • All skills now have the 3 different damage types: PvE, PvP, and Equalized PvP. Each damage difference is indicated in the Skill tooltips.
    • PvE damage is applied against NPCs, following the default damage amount indicated in the main tooltip.
    • Equalized PvP damage is applied only in 1v1 Match, Tag Match, Whirlwind Valley, Beluga Lagoon and Nova Core.
    • PvP damage is applied against other player characters in all situations not covered by Equalized damage.

Class-Specific Skill Changes

Destroyer

All Specs

  • Fixed an issue where Escape skills of certain classes could not be used when Dazed after being hit with Destroyer's Knee skill.
  • Changed the target area display for Piledriver.
  • Fixed an issue where the casting bar incorrectly displayed Iron Plating when using the skill to cast Forge Guard effect.

Reaper

  • Fixed an issue that incorrectly displayed the buff icon image as a Dynasty Mystic Badge image when the Mystic Badge effect was triggered after equipping the Groundbreaker Mystic Badge.

Stone Breaker

  • Fixed an issue where the Mystic Badge effect buff icon would not be displayed when using Fury after equipping the Thornbreaker Mystic Badge.

Assassin

All Specs

  • Fixed an issue that caused Stealth skill context to display even after Stealth was removed after defeating a Dungeon Boss.
  • Fixed an issue where using Bombard would not incur additional damage when the Starbreaker effect was triggered after equipping a Starbreaker Bracelet.
  • The cooldowns for Venom Slash / Shadow Slash are now the same for both specializations depending on what Talent is chosen.

Serpent

  • Added a separate icon that shows the cooldown time after using Toxic Splash.

Warden

All Specs

  • Fixed an issue where the icon for the buff being applied wouldn't display when Flash Strike, Stormblade, and Primal Call skills were used.
  • Fixed an issue where the Soul Badge recovery signal would not display upon a successful Reave/Stake after equipping Eternity Soul Badge.
  • Fixed an issue where the Mystic Badge skill effect was being applied differently than what was in the tooltip.
  • Fixed an issue where the acquisition level for Frenzy/Sentry-related skills were set lower than the Frenzy/Sentry acquisition level.

Guardian

  • Fixed an issue where the usage requirements of Sword Salvo and Awakened Safeguard skills were applied in the tooltip differently than from the design.

Madness

  • Fixed an issue where the icon for the buff being applied wouldn't display when the Onslaught skill was used.
  • Fixed an issue where the Onslaught/Blood Rush cooldown would not reset when Primal Call was used with the Champion talent selected.

Blade Master

All Specs

  • Changes were made to convert the screen regardless of the Cinematic Skill Camera effects options when using Flying Sparrow.
  • Fixed an issue where the Winged Protector effect would occasionally not be applied when using Winged Protector in the Way of the Spectral Blade or Spirit Sword specializations.
  • Changes were made to enable the successful use of Rush and Raid skills even when the enemy moves a little farther beyond 16m the moment the skills are used.

Spectral Blade

  • Fixed an issue where the Legendary Mystic Badge Decimation effect would be displayed as Lightning Surge on the damage meter.
  • Fixed an issue where HP recovery effect would not be applied when using the Block skill to successfully Parry.
  • Changed the cooldown time of Divine Retribution to 6 seconds.
  • Fixed an issue that prevented Soaring Falcon from being used when Focus was 0.
  • Fixed an issue where M'ao's Shield could not be removed when using Rush – Stun.

Spirit Sword

  • Fixed an issue that enabled Evade skills applied to the Escape Pattern talent to be used while Airborne.
  • Fixed an issue where the visual effect for Searing Sword Force of Aransu/Thornbreaker Mystic Badge would follow the Blade Master around.

Singing Blade

  • Fixed an issue that enabled Evade skills applied to the Escape Pattern talent to be used while Airborne.

Warlock

All Specs

  • Fixed an issue where a Block decision would occur when Tether Blade was successful against a skill with both Block and Parry effects.
  • Fixed an issue where damage would not be applied when Void Slash was used on an NPC during PvP.
  • Changed the acquisition level of Warlock Leech, Hex Storm, Wingstorm to 15

Distortion

  • Fixed an issue where the +1,000% Additional Attack Power damage key did not display when an Aransu Mystic Badge's Wingstorm was successful.

Gunslinger

Undertaker

  • Fixed an issue where Dark Light would stack 10 times when successfully applying Mow Down talent > Flash Bomb.

Destruction

  • Changes were made to disable the use of Bullet Storm when an Enemy is Airborne.
  • Fixed an issue that set off a cooldown when changing targets after the first or second hit of Crossfire.
  • Fixed an issue where 5 Unloads would not be consumed after the end of the Gravedigger talent > Primal Force Soul Badge/Legacy Soul Badge > Tombstone effect.

Blade Dancer

Thundering Blade

  • Fixed an issue where the Unavailable icon name would be shown out of nowhere in the Cooldown UI after using Bladeguard.
  • Fixed an issue where the damage key would not display when Fatal Blade was a critical hit after Thunderbolts and Lightning talents were selected.
  • Fixed an issue where the follow-up damage for Storm Cleave was only applied 3 times.
  • Changes were made so the damage for the follow-up hit would still be applied even if canceling Storm Cleave mid-use.
  • Fixed an issue where the Flaming Scourge cooldown would be reduced even when using Lightning Draw on a resisting target after the Sagewood Soul Badge is equipped.
  • Fixed an issue where Duplicated Fatal Blade skill would appear when Flash Step is used during Simple Combat mode.

Summoner

All Specs

  • Eased the phenomenon in which "Crouching Tiger" would not quit but Taunt would be occasionally disabled when using Summoner’s "Crouching Tiger” Tier 3 -Stage 2.
  • Fixed an issue where some skills would not apply during the Skyrift Mystic Badge skill's enhancement effect.
  • Fixed an issue where some skills would not apply during the Pulse Mystic Badge skill's enhancement effect.

Hongmoon Training Room

  • Assassin > Changed the Stealth duration when proceeding with Way of the Shadow >  Grandmaster Key Combo > Quick Combo training from 6 seconds to 15 seconds.
  • Blade Master > Fixed an issue that incorrectly displayed the Way of the Spirit Sword > Basic: Key Combo - Dragontongue Combo training icon.
  • Blade Master > Fixed an issue where the skill description was spaced incorrectly when in Way of the Spirit Sword > Basic: Key Combo - Dragontongue Combo training.
  • Blade Master > Added a guide for converting to Draw Stance when in Advanced: Resistance - Five Point Strike training.
  • Blade Master > Fixed an issue that incorrectly displayed Phoenix Wing in the skill description in Way of the Singing Blade > Advanced: Resistance - Warding Spirit training.
  • Warlock > Changed the very first skill used in Way of the Scourge > Advanced > Key Combo - Leech Combo 2 training to Dimensional Volley.
  • Blade Dancer > Fixed an issue that would summon an NPC with 1 Joint Technique Gauge upon Advanced > Status Effect - Knockdown Joint Technique.’
  • Summoner > Revised the mid-training "Status Effect - Practice Joint Technique" training title.
  • Warden > Fixed an issue where training could not progress smoothly due to Blood Ire / Divine Light getting triggered automatically.

Shacked Isle

  • Fixed an issue where out of Strength Sapper's effects, the Stage 1 - 3 effects and the Throw failure effect would be applied over each other.
  • Fixed an issue where the Team Match "Gravity Surge" stack count would not display.

Dungeons and Raids

Cathedra Cliffs

  • Cathedra Cliffs is a new 6-player Heroic Dungeon that is available for players Level 60 HM 21 or higher.
  • Easy and Hard mode are available.
  • There is small probability of the Merchant of Wonders appearing when defeating Ayanka on Easy and Hard Modes.
  • Several quests are available:

Name

Acquisition

Type

Gold

XP

Reputation

Rewards

The Stolen Stone

Letter

One-Time

28g 60s

3,400

-

-

The Avamar Incursion

Dungeon Entrance (Khashabi Chaplain Neshuto)

Daily

1g 2s 40c

16,600

900

Jyansei's Supply Chest x1

Waiting in the Wings

Dungeon Entrance (Khashabi Chaplain Neshuto)

Daily

10g 17s 80c

24,200

8,300

Jyansei's Supply Chest x1
Sacred Orb x1

Ayanka's Swansong

Dungeon Boss (Easy Mode)

Dynamic

-

1,000

2,800

Hidden Promises Treasure Chest x2
Elite Sovereign Core Chest x1
Elder Scale Fragment x3

Ayanka's Swansong

Dungeon Boss (Hard Mode)

Dynamic

-

1,000

2,800

Rare Hidden Promises Treasure Chest x2
Elite Sovereign Core Chest x2
Elder Scale Fragment x6

  • The following rewards can be acquired in this dungeon:
  • Storm Speaker Bracelet Chest can also be bought from the Dragon Trade Union Junsorei for 250 Sovereign Core if you have completed the achievement Not so Freebird.

Throne of Oblivion

  • Location: Emperor's Tomb
  • Level Requirement: Character Level 60
  • Solo/Party: 12-Player Party
  • Quests:
    • The following quests are available for Lv 60 characters who have completed The Emperor's Tomb - Chapter 5: Stealing the Light.

Quest Name

Type

Money

XP

Reputation

Rewards

The Throne of Oblivion

One-time

43s

3,400

-

-

Shadow of an Emperor

Weekly

1g

203,278

4,700

Jyansei's Supply Chest x1

Casting Light

Dynamic

-

500

1,200

Shadow Emperor's Treasure x1

  • The following rewards can be acquired in this dungeon:
  • Oblivion Fragments can be exchanged for the following items with the Dragon Express Elusive Merchant Hee Gisang located in Emperor's Tomb:



  • The weekly lockout of the raid can be reset by using a Throne of Oblivion Reset (available in the Hongmoon Store) up to 3 times per week.

Dungeon Difficulty

  • A new Dungeon Difficulty, Easy, has been added while the Normal Difficulty was removed. 
    • The Dungeon Guide has been updated for Recommended Dungeon, Equipment, and Attack Power for the Easy Difficulty dungeons.
    • The Dynamic Quests have been updated for the Easy Difficulty Dungeons.
    • Dungeons' Bosses have had their HP lowered and players' defense increased to match the new Easy difficulty.
    • The rewards for the following Dungeons' Daily Quests have been updated as the Easy Difficulty has been added.

Quest Name

Dungeon

Previous

Current

Monsters and Mayhem

Mushin's Tower - 1st-7th Floor

16s 75c

8s 40c

The Trial of the Tower

14s 50c

7s 30c

The Final Training

28s 75c

14s 40c

Lingering Pain

Mushin's Tower - 8th Floor

15s 50c

7s 80c

Enduring Fury

16s 50c

8s 30c

Unending Darkness

17s 75c

8s 90c

The Horn Identity

Naryu Labyrinth

62s

31s

Down with the Clown

62s

31s

Lightning in a Bottle

71s

35s 50c

Progress Marches On

Tainted Lab

13s 50c

6s 80c

Monkey Business

Ogong's Folly

18s 50c

9s 30c

Jailhouse Rock

Talus Dungeon

18s 50c

9s 30c

Snowed In

Chuanka Frost Cavern

21s

10s 50c

Cold-Blooded Revenge

The Shrieking Caverns

21s

10s 50c

Same Old Song

Ebondrake Hideout

40s

20s

Rah-Rah-Rahmion

Ebon Hall

40s

20s

Ice in Their Veins

Lair of the Frozen Fang

30s

15s

The Angry Orchard

Awakened Necropolis

9s 38c

4s 70c

Wandering Shadow

10s

5s

Nightmare at the Necropolis

30s

15s

Frozen Phantasm

Avalanche Den

30s

15s

The Umbral Mark

Gloomdross Incursion

75s 30c

37s 70c

Be Ido Rides Again

Sundered Nexus

1g 98s

99s

The Gatecrasher

34s 50c

17s 30c

Phantom Waves

The Shattered Masts

15s

7s 50c

The Shattered Fleet

35s

17s 50c

Quiet the Raging Seas

1g 5s

52s 50c

Relieved of Duty

Sogun's Lament

15s

7s 50c

Asura's Return

85s 50c

42s 80c

Sogun's Scourge

25s

12s 50c

Striking the Shadows

25s

12s 50c

A Multi-level Playing Field

Mushin's Tower - 9th-14th Floor

20s

10s

The Final Trials

80s

40s

The Tharama

Mushin's Tower - 15th Floor

1g

50s

Marking the Masters

Ebondrake Citadel

20s

10s

Twisted Magolka

30s

15s

Zakhan's Blade

1g

50s

The Bonds that Bind Us

Desolate Tomb

1g 50s

75s

Roar of the Furnace

Naryu Foundry

1g 50s

1g

Gatecrasher at the Naryu Sanctum

Naryu Sanctum

3g

1g 50s

The Fine Print

Irontech Forge

30s

15s

Meeting the Mechanizer

2g 70s

1g 35s

Father Wounds

Ebondrake Lair

3g

1g 50s

A Raucous Reunion

Mushin's Tower - 20th Floor

3g 22s

1g 61s

In the Dead of Winter

Cold Storage

9g 95s

4g 95s

Lost and Not Found

Starstone Mines

30s

18s

The Leader of the Pack

4g 20s

2g 52s

Horrors of the Hollow

Hollow's Heart

4g 50s

3g

Rolling in the Deeps

Drowning Deeps

5g 50s

3g 30s

Knee-deep in Clay

50s

30s

Mastering the Marauders

Outlaw Island

8g 71s

4g 35s 50c

Sundered Reflections

Circle of Sundering

10g 53s 30c

6g 31s 98c

Bad Karma

Sandstorm Temple

5g 50s

5g

Unbreak the Barrier

50s

45s 40c

Shadowmoor Rising

The Shadowmoor

12g 50s

6g 25s

Setting the Stage for Revenge

Deamsong Theater

13g

10g 40s

Trial of the Ancients

Den of the Ancients

14g 15s

11g 32s

Brood Awakening

Brood Chamber

13g 50s

11g 47s 50c

Warped Beyond Reason

Warped Citadel

16g 16s 50c

12g 12s 37c

  • The rewards of dungeon bosses have been updated as follows:
    • Irontech Forge - Removed Divine Grace Stone and Sealed Blackstone
    • Ebondrake Lair - Removed Divine Grace Stone and Sealed Blackstone
    • Starstone Mines - Removed Sealed Blackstone
    • Hollow's Heart - Removed Sealed Blackstone
    • Drowning Deeps - Removed Sealed Silver Scale
    • The Shadowmoor - Hidden Promises Treasure Chest was replaced with the Peculiar Promises Treasure Chest
    • Circle of Sundering - Rare Hidden Promises Treasure Chest was replaced with the Rare Lucent Promises Treasure Chest
    • Ransacked Treasury - Removed Sealed Silver Scale
    • Sandstorm Temple - Removed Sealed Hellion Bracelet Chest; Added Sandstorm Temple Bracelet Chest
    • Dreamsong Theater - Added Sealed Onyx Scale
    • Brood Chamber - Removed Sacred Vial and Pet Pack
    • Warped Citadel - Removed Sacred Vial and Pet Pack
  • The Hard Difficulty has been removed from Hollow's Heart and Starstone Mines.
  • The quest completion is no longer required to enter Naryu Sanctum, Irontech Forge, Ebondrake Lair, Starstone Mines, Hollow's Heart, Drowning Deeps, Ransacked Treasury, The Shadowmoor, Dreamsong Theater, or Brood Chamber.
  • The Completion Bonuses have been removed from all dungeons.

Tower of Infinity - Season of Liberty

  • Season of Liberty continues with the following schedule.

Season Name

Start

End

Season of Liberty 1/2

September 18, 2019

November 20, 2019

Season of Liberty 2/2

November 20, 2019

January 22, 2020

  • The Season Reward remains the same.

Trial Arena

  • Trial Arena progress is reset on September 18 when the new season of Tower of Infinity starts.

Battlegrounds

Nova Core

  • A new Switch is added to the center point. The first Pulsar is now directed to the Gateway of the team that interacted with the central Switch.

Equipment and Items

Account-bound items

  • The following items are now account-bound:

Item

Mail Fee

Grand Celestial Steel

3g

Grand Celestial Wings

1g

Onyx Scale

3g

Onyx Scale Fragment

15s

  • The mailing fee for Hive Queen's Wings has been changed to 30s from 50s.

Weapon

  • Thornbreaker Weapon Stage 7~9 is now available.
  • Lionroar/Wingsong Weapons Stage 1~6 have been added.
  • Skyforge/Shadowforge Weapons Stage 7~9 upgrade costs have been reduced.

Bracelet 

  • 3 New Legendary Bracelets are now available:
    • Wildsong Bracelet
    • Stormsiege Bracelet
    • Thundercall Bracelet (for 3rd specialization only)
    • Acquire the Storm Speaker Bracelet from the new dungeon, Cathedra Cliffs, and an Unrefined Bracelet from the new raid, Throne of Oblivion, to evolve the Storm Speaker Bracelet to one of the new Legendary Bracelets. 
  • The Evolution costs of upgrading Hellion Bracelet to Starbreaker/Divinity/Battalion Bracelet - Stage 1 has been updated as below.  
    • The Upgrade path that requires Red Dragon Crux has been removed.
      • Hellion Bracelet + Onyx Scale Fragment/Stone of Wisdom x1 + Unrefined Starbreaker/Divinity/Battalion Bracelet x1 + Red Dragon Crux = Starbreaker/Divinity/Battalion Bracelet - Stage 1
    • The following Upgrade cost has been decreased.
 

Offering

Soulstone Crystal

Moonstone Crystal

Sacred Crystal

Elysian Crystal

Premium Transformation Stone

Silver Scale

Money

Previous

Unrefined Starbreaker/Divinity/Battalion Bracelet x1

420

120

300

75

2

4

100g

Current

Unrefined Starbreaker/Divinity/Battalion Bracelet x1

-

-

-

-

-

4

-

Pet Aura

  • The new Omega Pet Aura has been added.

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 1

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 2

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 3

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 4

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 5

Awakened Omega Pet Aura - Stage 1

Awakened Omega Pet Aura - Stage 2

Awakened Omega Pet Aura - Stage 3

Unleashed Omega Pet Aura

  • The previous Hongmoon Pet Aura have been changed to Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura and can be exchanged with the new Hongmoon Pet Aura in the Exchange Antiques window.

Antiqued Item

New Item

Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 1

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 1

Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 2

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 1 + Moonstone Crystal x1

Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 3

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 2

Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 4

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 2 + Moonstone Crystal x5

Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 5

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 3

Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 6

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 3 + Moonstone Crystal x10

Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 7

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 4

Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 8

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 4 + Moonstone Crystal x10

Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 9

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 5

Expired Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 10

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 5 + Pet Pack x1

  • The new Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 1 can be purchased from Dragon Express Shin Heewon located in Moon Refuge.
  • Awakened Gusty/Loyal/Furious Hongmoon Pet Aura now can be evolved to Unleashed Hongmoon Pet Aura:

Path

Cost

Current

Target

Money

Blackstone

Soulstone Crystal

Moonstone Crystal

Sacred Crystal

Elysian Crystal

Awakened Gusty/Loyal/Furious Hongmoon Pet Aura

Unleashed Hongmoon Pet Aura

60g

18

180

45

180

45

  • Pet Auras upgrade costs have been updated as follows:

Path

Cost

Current

Target

Money

Offering

Pet Pack

Soulstone Crystal

Moonstone Crystal

Sacred Crystal

Elysian Crystal

Pet Aura

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 1

10g

Blackstone x1

-

4

1

4

1

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 1

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 2

10g

Blackstone x1

-

12

3

12

3

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 2

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 3

10g

Blackstone x2

-

20

5

20

5

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 3

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 4

10g

Blackstone x2

-

25

6

25

6

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 4

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 5

10g

Blackstone x3

-

40

10

40

10

Hongmoon Pet Aura - Stage 5

Awakened Hongmoon Pet Aura

20g

Blackstone x6

-

70

20

70

20

Awakened Hongmoon Pet Aura

Unleashed Hongmoon Pet Aura

60g

Blackstone x18

-

220

55

220

55

Unleashed Hongmoon Pet Aura

Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 1

20g

Blackstone x2

-

120

30

120

30

Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 1

Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 2

20g

Blackstone x3

-

150

40

150

40

Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 2

Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 3

20g

Blackstone x3

-

150

40

150

40

Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 3

Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 4

20g

Blackstone x3

-

150

40

150

40

Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 4

Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 5

20g

Blackstone x3

-

150

40

150

40

Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 5

Awakened Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 1

25g

Blackstone x4

-

225

55

225

55

Awakened Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 1

Awakened Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 2

35g

Blackstone x6

-

300

75

300

75

Awakened Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 2

Awakened Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 3

50g

Blackstone x8

-

450

115

450

115

Awakened Ultimate Pet Aura - Stage 3

Unleashed Ultimate Pet Aura

140g

Blackstone x18

15

520

130

520

130

Unleashed Ultimate Pet Aura

Alpha Pet - Stage 1

40g

Silver Scale x2

6

70

18

70

18

Alpha Pet - Stage 1

Alpha Pet - Stage 2

40g

Silver Scale x3

8

80

20

80

20

Alpha Pet - Stage 2

Alpha Pet - Stage 3

40g

Silver Scale x3

8

80

20

80

20

Alpha Pet - Stage 3

Alpha Pet - Stage 4

40g

Silver Scale x3

8

80

20

80

20

Alpha Pet - Stage 4

Alpha Pet - Stage 5

40g

Silver Scale x3

8

80

20

80

20

Alpha Pet - Stage 5

Awakened Alpha Pet - Stage 1

50g

Silver Scale x4

10

120

30

120

30

Awakened Alpha Pet - Stage 1

Awakened Alpha Pet - Stage 2

65g

Silver Scale x6

15

180

45

180

45

Awakened Alpha Pet - Stage 2

Awakened Alpha Pet - Stage 3

100g

Silver Scale x8

23

265

65

265

65

Awakened Alpha Pet - Stage 3

Unleashed Alpha Pet

275g

Silver Scale x18

45

550

140

550

140

Unleashed Alpha Pet

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 1

75g

Onyx Scale x2

12

-

-

-

-

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 1

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 2

75g

Onyx Scale x3

15

-

-

-

-

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 2

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 3

75g

Onyx Scale x3

15

-

-

-

-

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 3

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 4

75g

Onyx Scale x3

15

-

-

-

-

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 4

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 5

75g

Onyx Scale x3

15

-

-

-

-

Omega Pet Aura - Stage 5

Awakened Omega Pet Aura - Stage 1

100g

Onyx Scale x4

20

-

-

-

-

Awakened Omega Pet Aura - Stage 1

Awakened Omega Pet Aura - Stage 2

125g

Onyx Scale x6

30

-

-

-

-

Awakened Omega Pet Aura - Stage 2

Awakened Omega Pet Aura - Stage 3

200g

Onyx Scale x8

45

-

-

-

-

Awakened Omega Pet Aura - Stage 3

Unleashed Omega Pet Aura

550g

Onyx Scale x18

90

-

-

-

-

  • The Unleashed Hongmoon Pet Aura cannot be resealed anymore.
  • The cost for resealing an Unleashed Ultimate Pet Aura has been decreased from 8 to 5 Brilliant Sealing Charms.
  • The Unleashed Alpha Pet now can be resealed with the cost of 13 Brilliant Sealing Charms.

Pet Gems

  • The new Pet Gem has been added. 

Name

Tier

Trade

Bound to Account

Salvage

Hongmoon Gem Fragments
(From Salvaging)

Mail fee

Can be acquired from

Stats

Heptagonal Diamond Pet Gem

Heroic

X

O

O

3

Brilliant Sealing Charm Fragments x2

Throne of Oblivion, Transmute

Attack Power 56

Octagonal Diamond Pet Gem

Heroic

X

O

O

9

Transmute

Attack Power 62

Gilded Triangular Diamond Pet Gem

Legendary

X

O

X

-

Transmute

Attack Power 74

Heptagonal Obsidian Pet Gem

Heroic

X

O

O

3

Throne of Oblivion, Transmute

Attack Power 20, Mystic 225

Octagonal Obsidian Pet Gem

Heroic

X

O

O

9

Transmute

Attack Power 25, Mystic 280

Gilded Triangular Obsidian Pet Gem

Legendary

X

O

X

-

Transmute

Attack Power 32, Mystic 335

Heptagonal Dueler Obsidian Pet Gem

Heroic

X

O

O

3

Throne of Oblivion, Transmute

Attack Power 20, Debuff Damage 225

Octagonal Dueler Obsidian Pet Gem

Heroic

X

O

O

9

Transmute

Attack Power 25, Debuff Damage 280

Gilded Triangular Dueler Obsidian Pet Gem

Legendary

X

O

X

-

Transmute

Attack Power 32, Debuff Damage 335

Heptagonal Garnet Pet Gem

Heroic

X

O

O

3

Throne of Oblivion, Transmute

Attack Power 20, Critical Damage 225

Octagonal Garnet Pet Gem

Heroic

X

O

O

9

Transmute

Attack Power 25, Critical Damage 280

Gilded Triangular Garnet Pet Gem

Legendary

X

O

X

-

Transmute

Attack Power 32, Critical Damage 335

Heptagonal Dueler Garnet Pet Gem

Heroic

X

O

O

3

Throne of Oblivion, Transmute

Attack Power 20, Critical Defense 225

Octagonal Dueler Garnet Pet Gem

Heroic

X

O

O

9

Transmute

Attack Power 25, Critical Defense 280

Gilded Triangular Dueler Garnet Pet Gem

Legendary

X

O

X

-

Transmute

Attack Power 32, Critical Defense 335

  • Up to 3 Pet Gem slots can be added to existing Pets Auras using Legendary Gem Hammers and a small fee.
    • 1st Slot: x5 Legendary Gem Hammers + 5g 30s
    • 2nd Slot: x15 Legendary Gem Hammers + 8g 90s
    • 3rd Slot: x45 Legendary Gem Hammers + 13g 30s
  • Pet Gems can be transmuted with the following materials:

Pet Gem

Material

Quantity

Heptagonal Pet Gem

Money

100g

Hongmoon Gem Fragment

5

Pet Pack

7

Oblivion Fragment

2

Octagonal Pet Gem

Money

100g

Heptagonal Pet Gem

2

Hongmoon Gem Fragment

5

Pet Pack

7

Oblivion Fragment

6

Triangular Pet Gem

Money

300g

Octagonal Pet Gem

2

Hongmoon Gem Fragment

15

Pet Pack

21

Oblivion Fragment

18