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The Dark Harvest Festival is Back! It’s no trick, the Punkin King and his gourdlings are causing sweet, sweet chaos in the Clockworks!

Find the Punkin King in the daily prestige mission, The Dark Harvest. However, don't let your guard down, because he could also show up elsewhere when you least expect it! Collect candy tokens, then trade with Maskwell in Haven Town Square for:
  • Frankenzom masks
  • Spookat masks
  • Phantom masks
  • Scarab masks
  • Harvest Prize Boxes - New Harvest Accessories!

Should you find yourself in possession of any interesting crafting material as a result of a Punkin King encounter, visit the Mysterious Alchemy Machine.

More about the Dark Harvest Festival can be found here. The Dark Harvest Prize Box 2017 has been reworked to include new accessories within the Dark Harvest theme. Trade in your tokens to discover some of the new offerings. This year, the festival runs through November 1, 2017. Your candy tokens and Maskwell will stick around through November 5, 2017.

Additional Patch Notes:

- New Dark Harvest 2017 prize box replaces the old Dark Harvest box and swaps in a number of new/different accessories and removes many of the old ones. This way people who have participated in past Dark Harvest Festivals can earn new items.
- Small fix to the hallway in front of the war room in the guild halls to allow furniture to be placed.
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Ahoy Knights!

Spiral HQ is shipping in some new cargo for ye scallywags. Several new items await ye landlubbers like the Keelhauled aura or a Powder Keg. Be warned mates; some of this gear may be hazardous to yer health, or rather yer limbs. Rum now while ye have the chance!

The Buccaneer Booty Box contains items such as:
  • Keelhauled Aura
  • Buccaneer Broadsider - Gun
  • Dread Captain Cutlass - Sword
  • Powder Keg - Bomb
  • Ship Wheel - Shield
  • Captain Coats (plus rare versions) - Look out mates, some of these are more dastardly than others.
  • Buccaneer Bicorne (plus rare versions)
  • Skull Eyes
  • Various new piratey accessories


More information on the Buccaneer Booty Box and its contents may be found here. Look the part of the pirate as ye plunder the Clockworks for riches and loot.
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Hail, knights!

The summer over and cooler winds are moving through Haven. The Strangers have brought forth celestially-themed offerings in the Fall Equinox Prize Box, available to you through September 25th, 2017:

  • Celestial Vortex
  • Celestial Shield
  • Orbit Aura
  • Celestial Nav Helm and Suit
  • Galactic Guardian Helm and Vest
  • Solar and Cosmic Plasma Wings
  • Celestial Dragon/Valkyrie Wings
  • Celestial Accessories
  • Unique Variant Tickets

For the full rundown on the Equinox Prize Box, check here.

Keep an eye out for Nonna near the Haven fountain! It’s time to adopt a buddy who always has your back (or front).
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Below are the changes for the current update:

- Adjusted shard bombs so that each bomb blast does separate damage along with up to 3 shard hits. Earlier explosions will not limit the shard damage of later ones.

- Tortofist gun damage has been adjusted. The shards that land will do damage over time but can only damage each monster 3 times.

- Several Behind the scenes changes.
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Salutations, knights!

Through September 12, 2017, Rose Regalia will be back in play yet again to help complete the set in the Rose Regalia Reunion Prize Box! Get Rose Regalia chapeaux and tabards in turquoise, aquamarine, and prismatic. A few accessories have also found their way inside the box for knights to enjoy.

More information on the Rose Regalia Reunion Prize Box and its contents may be found over here.



While collecting the roses for the Rose Regalia Reunion Spiral HQ received a communication from the monitoring station in the Ancient Grove. Recon Knights there report an increase in activity and suspect the Fiends have returned to the Grim Gates. Spiral HQ is sending you to investigate!

Gather intel and Fiendish Glyphs from Fiends in the Clockworks. Explore the Ancient Grove and collect Ancient Shell materials. Craft new Tortodrone handguns at the mysterious alchemy machine!

Below are a few additional changes:

- Addition of new knight statues from Bechamel Guild Halls offers another pose for knight statues.

- Players can now adjust their frames per second (FPS) from within their video options by using advanced settings. Please take care as increasing this can cause some players some performance issues.
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ATTENTION ALL KNIGHTS

We are declaring a state of emergency in the Moorcroft Manor Archives, as black kats are once again storming the area and consuming the precious tomes within! We need all knights of rank 4-1 and greater to gear up and retrieve Ancient Pages from these voracious vermin.

Do the Kataclysmic Confrontation prestige mission and/or fight through kat levels in the Clockworks to find black kats. Then, visit Montague in Moorcroft Manor, or the Mysterious Crafting Machine in Haven, with your collection of Ancient Pages, and craft stuff:
  • Kat Claw hood, mask, cowl
  • Kat Hiss hood, mask, cowl
  • Kat Eye hood, mask, cowl

If you happen to perform (accidentally, we assume) a Dark Ritual (yes, THAT dark ritual) and survive the encounter, you may find yourself in possession of a Black Kat Cowl or a Wicked Whisker. With Wicked Whiskers, dropped for all present party members, the following gear can be made:
  • Kat Claw cloak, mail, raiment
  • Kat Hiss cloak, mail, raiment
  • Kat Eye cloak, mail, raiment
  • Black Kat cloak, mail, raiment, hood, mask
If you have participated in a previous Kataclysmic Confrontation and still have Ancient Page tokens, they are still valid! Ancient Page tokens do not expire.

Our new Kat Forecasting Intern predicts that the Kataclysmic Confrontation will run through August 3, 2017. Best of luck, knights!
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Hail knights, well met!

Have you ever wanted an axe because a sword just wouldn’t do? How about a Runed Hammer and a matching Buckler? Spiral HQ has released some new gear for you stouthearted knights to go berserk over.

The Raiders box contains items such as:
  • Firestorm Skeggox (sword)
  • Squall Caller (sword)
  • Winter's Edge (sword)
  • Raider Buckler (shield)
  • Winter Raider Helm
  • Squall Raider Helm
  • Firestorm Raider Helm
  • Winter Raider Tunic
  • Squall Raider Tunic
  • Firestorm Raider Tunic
  • Raider Accessories

Don't drop your Asgard! Stand ready to plunder items and gear that will help axecute your toughest foes. More information on the Raiders Prize Box and its contents may be found here.

Remember, never walk away from
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ALERT KNIGHTS!

The heat of the Summer Solstice has lured the Apocrean Harvester to claim more souls. Spiral HQ needs your help!

From now through July 5th, venture onto the Grasping Plateau, free trapped souls, and earn Apocrean Sigil tokens for your bravery. Then, use these tokens at the Obelisk of Creation to craft Obsidian weapons and the Grasping Aura.

For a detailed brief on Cradle's previous encounters with this nefarious entity, go here.



We refuse to let the Harvester ruin a good Solstice celebration. Rumor has it the Havester isn't a fan of sunshine. What better way to welcome him than to bring a little bit of it with you into the Grasping Plateau? From now through June 28, 2017, the Haven Treasury is offering Solstice Prize Boxes.

In these boxes, you may find the following items:

- Variant Tickets
- Crest of Summer / Crest of Winter
- Wings of Summer / Wings of Winter
- Sunshine Aura
- Snowfall Aura
- Crown of Winter / Crown of Summer

For details, head over here.
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Cheers Knights!

Particularly purposeful knights have long since presumed that you can’t pilfer a pearl without some grit. This perspective provides knights the prudence to prepare for peril and avoid pitfalls.

The Pearl Prize Box contains items such as:
  • Pearl Aura
  • Floating Pearls
  • Pearl Disciple Wings
  • Pearl Crown
  • Pearl Wolver Tail
  • Pearl Cat Tail
  • Pearl Costume and Accessories

More information on the Pearl Prize Box and its contents may be found here.
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The Tortodrones are on their Long Migration again, and fiendish activity has skyrocketed in their path.

Take up arms to investigate and defend against this terrible mischief, and explore the Clockworks to gather fiendish glyphs.

Collect Ancient Shell materials from the Ancient Grove to craft 3*, 4* and 5* Tortodrone handguns and shields at the Mysterious Alchemy Machine!

The Tortodrone migration will continue through June 1, 2017. We’re counting on you to protect the magnificent Tortodrones!
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