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Social Media Events

Event Name Banner Mechanics
Diamond Giveaway
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Enter this AFK Arena giveaway to have a chance of winning up to 3000 free Diamonds!

Follow us on our Social Media Platforms and be one of the 515 winners!

💎Main Prize: 3000 Diamonds for 15 lucky players!

💎Secondary prize: 500 Diamonds for 500 players!

Event Link: https://gleam.io/XoZhC/afk-arena-diamonds-giveaway

Ends on March 22, 2019

Create your own hero Contest
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Create your own AFK Arena hero and describe his appearance, background, abilities and choose his faction!

💎Main Prize: 10000 for the 10 winners!

💎Secondary prize: 3000 for 60 other participants!

Rules:

  • The hero concept has to contain character appearance description, abilities, faction, name, nickname and hero background.
  • Publish your idea in this thread.
  • Only one hero concept per participant.
  • Please use english
  • By participating in this contest you agree that your concept can be published
  • Provide your game id and server number along your hero concept
  • It is strictly forbidden to steal and plagiarize other hero concepts, be original


Ends on March 22, 2019

Drawing Contest
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It's time to reveal your artistic creativity! Draw a piece of AFK Arena related fanart. There are no restrictions regarding the content, style or theme of your work.

💎Main Prize: 10000 for 3 winners!

💎Secondary prize: 1000 for 50 other participants!

Rules:

  • Publish your contest drawing on Instagram or Twitter using #afkarenacontest hashtag!
  • Add the AFK Arena logo to your drawings. You can use the official logo or paint it in yourself as a part of the drawing.
  • Provide your game id and server number along with the contest picture.
  • You can submit both digital and hand-drawn paintings. Hand-drawn works need to uploaded online using an HD scanner.
  • Drawings containing any watermarks that affect the overall visuals (except for the original AFK Arena logo) are not submittable.
  • The work must be original by the painter, and it is strictly forbidden to steal pictures or plagiarize.


Ends on April 20, 2019

2 Million Downloads
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We are proud to announce that AFK Arena has already exceeded more than 2 million downloads!

To express our gratitude we've sent a small gift to your in-game mailbox! From now on, for every 1 million downloads, up until 10 million downloads we will be gifting you with 500 Diamonds!

💎Prize: 500 Diamonds!

Ends April 2019

Wallpaper Event
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We have prepared for you a couple of beautiful AFK Arena themed phone wallpapers! Download them, set them as your wallpaper or screensaver, show them to your friends... and win some extra DIAMONDS!

Send us a screenshot of your phone screen with the new AFK Arena wallpaper of your choice!

💎Prize: 500 Diamonds for 1000 winners!

Rules:

  • Provide your game ID and server number along with the screenshot
  • Leave your screenshots in the comments below before the 29th of April (UTC+0 23:59).
  • We will choose 1000 winners and reward them with 500 Diamonds each! The more likes your screenshot receives the higher the chances are that you will get the reward!
  • Also don't forget to like your favorite new wallpaper! We want to know which ones you like the most!


Ends on April 29, 2019

5 Million Downloads
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It is with great pleasure that the AFK Arena team would like to announce AFK Arena has exceeded 5 million downloads! As a way of welcoming new players and giving back to our seasoned veterans, we'd like to present each of you with a diamonds gift.

Ends April 2019

Mother's Day Activity
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Soon a lot of us will be celebrating Mother's Day and even the toughest heroes can't forget about it!

For that special occasion we would like to ask you a question: If your mom was an AFK Arena hero, which one would she be and why? Leave your answers in the comments below before the 12th of May (UTC+0 23:59). If we get at least 100 valid answers, we will release a new gift code for all of you!

Ends on May 12, 2019. The gift code 2019mothersday was later released.

100 000 Discord Members
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Join us now to take part in our celebratory quiz! 100 AFK Arena related questions, 1 question every 15 minutes - be the first to answer it and win 500 Diamonds!

The event starts tomorrow - Thursday, 6th of June UTC 6:00 AM! Join our discord server here!

Father's Day Activity
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Soon a lot of us will be celebrating Father's Day and it's a good occasion to reminiscence about what we've learned from our fathers!

For that special occasion we would like to ask you a question: If your dad was an AFK Arena hero, which one would he be and why? Leave your answers in the comments below before the 15th of June (UTC+0 23:59). If we get at least 500 valid answers, we will release a new gift code for all of you!

Ends on June 15, 2019. The gift code 'dadisafk2019' was later released

Children's Day Drawing Contest
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June is the Children's Month - even in AFK Arena! Draw AFK Arena heroes in their childhood and upload it on Instagram!

Rewards: 💎First Place: 20000 Diamonds for 5 winners! 💎Second Place: 10000 Diamonds for 10 winners! 💎Third Place: 3000 Diamonds for 150 winners!

Rules:

  • Your drawing must be related to the contest theme: 'AFK Arena Heroes as children/in their childhood'.
  • Publish your contest drawing on Instagram using #afkarena and #afkarenachildren hashtag!
  • Tag the official AFK_Arena Instagram account on your contest drawings.
  • By taking part in the contest you agree that we can publish your contest fanart on our official social media accounts.
  • Provide your game id and server number along with the contest picture.
  • You can submit both digital and hand-drawn paintings. Hand-drawn works need to uploaded online using an HD scanner.
  • Drawings containing any watermarks that affect the overall visuals are not submittable.
  • The work must be original by the painter, and it is strictly forbidden to steal pictures or plagiarize.


Ends on June 30th, 2019

10 Million Downloads
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As of today, AFK Arena has already exceeded 10 million global downloads! In order to celebrate reaching such an astounding milestone we would like to gift all players with the elite hero Athalia - Harbringer of Justice!
350 000 Facebook Likes
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During the event, if the official Facebook page receives more than 350k likes, we will gift all players with the Elite hero Rosaline - The Kind.

Ends on July 28, 2019

Fanart Contest (Heroes off duty)
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Make a Fanart of AFK Arena heroes off duty and upload it on Instagram to participate in the contest!

💎Main Prize: 20000 Diamonds for the 5 winners!

💎Secondary prize: 10000 Diamonds for 30 participants on the second place!

💎Tertiary prize: 3000 Diamonds for 150 participants on the third place!

Rules:

  • The drawing has to be related to the contest theme: AFK Arena Heroes off duty/after work/on holidays/relaxing/during everyday activities.
  • Publish it on Instagram using #afkarena and #afkarenaoffduty hashtag!
  • Tag the official AFK_Arena Instagram account on your post.
  • By participating in the contest you agree that your drawing can be published
  • Provide your game id and server number along with the contest picture.
  • The drawings can be digital and hand-drawn. Hand-drawn works need to uploaded online using an HD scanner.
  • Drawings must not contain any watermarks affecting the overall visuals.
  • The work must be original by the painter, and it is strictly forbidden to pictures or plagiarize.
  • The winners will be announced and are going to get their rewards within 10 days after the event has ended


Event Link: here

Ends on August 31, 2019

AFK Arena Wiki Contest
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Create a new wiki article and publish it on the Official Official AFK Arena Wiki found here.

💎Main Prize: 10000 Diamonds for the 20 winners!

💎Secondary prize: 3000 Diamonds for 150 participants!

Rules:

  • The article has to be at least 700 characters long and contain at least one picture (e.g. a screenshots of the game)
  • Make sure the article topic wasn't already written by someone else. It can describe new heroes, buildings, functions etc.
  • You can rewrite an existing article, but it will be only taken under consideration if you update it with at least 700 characters of your own content and a new picture.
  • Leave your in-game ID, name and server number at the bottom of your article.
  • If an article contains too much incorrect information or lacks in quality it will be removed from the moderating team, so it doesn't confuse other players!
  • Please fix any mistakes you notice in any old or new articles, it is a community platform
  • It is strictly forbidden so steal or plagiarize the articles from other players
  • Contest results will be published and the rewards will be sent within 10 working days after the contest has officially ended.


Event Link: here

Ends on August 31, 2019

AFK Arena Choose the Winning Side Contest
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In the upcoming weeks we will post a series of battle scenarios that will each be simulated by us to see which side is more likely to win! Your task is to guess which team it will be! If you manage to get it right for all of them, then you will be able to win some awesome rewards!

💎Main Prize:200 Diamonds + and additional 3000 Diamonds for 10 random winners!

💎Secondary prize: 200 Diamonds for 200 random winners!

Rules:

  • Choose the winning team by specifying it in the comment, ex. ‘Left - your in game ID - Reason
  • The answers will only be valid if they are posted in the comments under this post
  • Don’t forget to add a reason why you believe the team you chose will win!
  • We will post the battle video showing the result next Thursday 3rd of October, due to that you can post you answers until Wednesday 2nd of October 23:59 UTC+0
  • Make sure you leave the exact same in-game ID under all 3 contest posts if you want to have the chance to win the extra reward!
  • Contest results will be published and the rewards will be sent within 10 working days after the contest has officially ended.


Ends on October 3rd, 2019

AFK Arena Cosplay Contest
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Prepare yourself for Halloween 🎃 with AFK Arena and get ready to cosplay! Not a professional cosplayer? No worries - enter the Low Cost Cosplay category!

Professional Category:

💎Main Prize:$500 for the 5 winners!

💎Secondary prize: $100 for 10 runner-ups!

💎 Participant Prize: 5000 Diamonds for 50 participants!

Low Cost Category:

💎Main Prize:$200 for the winner!

💎Secondary prize: 2000 Diamonds for 100 runner-ups!

Rules:

  • The contest consists of two different categories: Full/Professional Cosplay and Low Cost Cosplay, both of which will have their separate rewards and winner list
  • Publish your contest cosplays on Instagram using the #afkarenacosplay for the Full Cosplay category and #afkarenahalloween for the Low Cost category
  • By taking part in the contest you agree that we can use your contest cosplay on our official social media accounts (By sending the submission, you agree that the Organiser may use your username, name and your public image provided in the application in announcements of the Contest results or in any other promotional materials applicable to the Contest, in particular on Organiser’s website and social media).
  • Provide your in game ID and server number in the picture description and specify which hero are you cosplaying as
  • Submit only original cosplays. It is strictly forbidden to steal pictures and plagiarize them
  • Submit only unedited pictures (Adding filters and final touches is permitted)
  • The contest applications will be evaluated by the AFK Arena team including the art department. The main criteria taken into account will be character resemblance, costume quality and creativity.
  • You may provide only one submission for the Full Cosplay Category and one submission for the Low Effort/Cost Category
  • Contest results will be published and the rewards will be sent within 10 working days after the contest has officially ended.
  • Cash prizes may be subject to applicable taxes that may be withhold on payment by Organizer if required by law. Apart from that, Contestants will be solely responsible for the payment of any national, federal, state, local or other taxes of any kind in relation to any prize money.


Ends on November 17th, 2019

AFK Arena Family Christmas Fanart Contest
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It’s about time that we announce a new fanart contest and the upcoming holiday season is the perfect opportunity! Draw AFK Arena Family Christmas and upload it on Instagram!

RULES:

  • Your drawing must be related to the contest theme: AFK Arena Family Christmas/winter holidays.
  • Publish your contest drawing on Instagram using #afkarena and #afkarenachristmas hashtag! Tag the official AFK Arena Instagram account on your contest drawings.
  • By taking part in the contest you agree that we can publish your contest fanart on our official social media accounts.
  • Provide your game id and server number along with the contest picture.
  • You can submit both digital and hand-drawn paintings. Hand-drawn works need to uploaded online using an HD scanner or high-quality picture.
  • Drawings containing any watermarks that affect the overall visuals are not submittable. The work must be original by the painter, and it is strictly forbidden to steal pictures or plagiarize.
  • The contest applications will be evaluated by the AFK Arena team including the art department. The main criteria taken into account will be character drawing quality, creativity and compliance with the contest theme.
  • We will announce the contest winners and send out their rewards within 10 work days after the event has ended.


REWARDS: 💎 5 winners with best drawings will be rewarded with 20 000 Diamonds! 💎 30 participants rewarded with the second place will each receive 10 000 Diamonds! 💎 150 participants chosen for the third place will receive 3 000 Diamonds! Ends on December 31st, 2019

Christmas Card Event
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Sending Christmas cards is an awesome way to let your family and friends know you think about them. Now it's your chance to let us know what you think about AFK Arena! Feel free to fill out one of the provided faction templates and leave it in the comments under this post in order to send us your own Christmas card!

REWARDS: Don't forget to leave your ingame ID, because the authors of the most thoughtful messages will receive small Christmas gifts! 🎁

Ends on December 26th, 2019

700 000 Facebook Likes
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From as early as AFK Arena’s public beta, we’ve always received great support from our players and we are forever grateful for this support. We’d like to help keep you up to date with AFK Arena related news and updates. By following us on the official AFK Arena Facebook page you’ll be able to view all of the latest news and events as soon as they get posted.

REWARDS: Help us reach 700k likes within the specified timeframe on Facebook and receive an elite Wu Kong, a rare copy of Mirael, 10 Common Hero Scrolls, 1100 Diamonds and 250K Gold coins!

Ends on January 8th, 2020

1 Million Facebook Likes
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Since the global release of AFK Arena, Facebook remains our biggest community platform. We’d like to help all of you, to be up to date with AFK Arena related news and updates as soon as they get announced. Therefore we are asking you for your help to reach the milestone of 1 million likes of this fanpage in exchange for an amazing in-game reward!

REWARDS: Help us reach 1mln likes within the specified timeframe on Facebook and receive a mysterious reward!

  • Elite copy of Solise
  • 250k gold
  • 500 diamonds


Ends on February 12th, 2020

Game Events

Event Name Banner Mechanics
Valentines Day Event
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Today is the day that many around the world celebrate romantic love. How are you celebrating Valentine’s day? Since a long time ago there is a tradition of giving Valentine’s Day roses to your loved ones. The realm of Esperia has also taken on this tradition and our adventurers are now able to send in-game “Valentine’s Roses”. Gifting roses to your fellow lovely adventurers will grant you “Rare Hero Soulstones” in exchange. The total accumulated send and received roses will count towards the Valentine’s leaderboard where you can win a limited-edition Valentine’s frame.

Ends February 2019

Feast of the Beasts
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The Feast of the Beasts festivities have begun! Don't waste any time to use this amazing opportunity to gain some amazing rewards!


  • Acquire cornucopias from Labyrinth Praetorian stages and 100 point daily quest chests.
  • Gift them to your friends (in the Friends tab) to receive an equal amount of dragonberries back from them which can be exchanged for a variety of rewards.
  • The amount of "Nature's Blessings" a player receives is equal to the amount of cornucopias they have received from other players. Leaderboard rankings will be determined according to the total amount of "Nature's Blessings" players receive during the event.


Ends on March 22, 2019

The Lost Sigils
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A faction’s sigil is much more than just a trinket. It’s a symbol imbued with great meaning, a physical representation of the faction’s honor and accomplishments and its integrity. Acquire them with each victory against other players and exchange them for great rewards!
Legends' Prestige Event
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In order to commemorate the venerable Lord Havendale, the founder of the prestigious arena event, warriors from all over the world are invited to participate and prove themselves to the whole of Esperia!

Show your battle prowess and climb to the top of the Legend's Challenger Tournament's ladder and win amazing rewards!

Rules:

  • Rankings will be recorded everyday at 01:00, 09:00, 17:00 UTC while the event is underway.
  • Battle Chests will be sent to the players which achieved the highest rankings in each of the three daily rank recordings via e-mail every day at 17:00 UTC while the event is underway.
  • Players that have still not opened the Legends’ Challenger feature will still receive a small quantity of Battle Chests via e-mail, every day at 17:00 while the event is underway.
  • Battle Chests contain Battle Badges, which may be exchanged on the Prestigious Prizes page for prizes.
  • Once the event has ended, Battle Chests and Battle Badges will be ineffective and will be removed from the game in the next closed-server game update.


Ends on July 26th, 2019

Tavern Bargains Event
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With the newest version of AFK Arena comes the new ‘Tavern Bargains’ event! Every 100 Tavern Tokens that you possess will be converted into 1 Hero Choice Card before the event commences. Hero Choice Cards will appear on the bar counter in the Noble Tavern.

As well as being able to receive Hero Choice Cards for every 100 Tavern Tokens you accumulate, you will also receive additional rewards for every 20, 50 and 80 Tavern Tokens you have collected.

This event would later go on to become the permanent tavern bargains feature

Celestial Isles Event
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The strange cubes found upon the celestial isles were created by Ansiel, the Heavenly Crafter. They were used to keep the celestial artifacts from the hands of those with evil intent. Meticulously crafted from ethereal energies made tangible, they are as intricate as they are secure. Each cube consists of multiple parts that twist and rearrange into protective patterns that give way only to a celestial key. Acquiring something so valuable as a celestial key, however, is far from an easy task.
Phantom of Horror's Eve
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Nemora got possessed and that doesn't bode well for the realm of Esperia. Players will be able to battle her twice per day while the event is running. What's more, you can choose to repeat battles without the deduction of any battle attempts! Defeating summoned by her Demonic Dreafs will give you 'Creepy Candy' which can be exchanged for a variety of rewards including Elite Heroes and an awesome Halloween frame!

Rules:

  • Players are able to do battle with Evil Nemora twice per day while the event is running.
  • You can acquire "Creepy Candy" by defeating Demonic Dreafs, which are summoned by Evil Nemora.
    • Creepy Candies can be exchanged for a variety of rewards
  • Evil Nemora is impervious to attacks and cannot be controlled or killed during battle.
  • The strength of Evil Nemora and her minions is determined according to the player's own combat rating.
  • Player's can choose to repeat battles without the deduction of any battle attempts, however the rewards earned in the previous battle will subsequently disappear.
  • Players must possess at least one Mythic hero in order to be able to exchange candy for Mythic gear enhancement resources.
  • Candy can be exchanged for legendary choice chests after campaign stage 20-1.


Ends on November 13, 2019

Box of Fortunes
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Much like the Celestial Isles event, players are presented with a variety of panels to choose from. Each panel hides a mystery gift behind them, with an 8/49 chance to win either the hero Izold or Tidus. Spending 500 diamonds or 1 stargazing card per panel gives players the chance to unlock prizes.

RULES:

  • The newest heroes will be available for a limited time from the "New Heroes" tab.
  • 1 Stargazing Card or 500 Diamonds will be consumed for every 1 square that is opened.
  • You may change your desired hero by changing pages, using the left and right arrows. Each desired hero can only be acquired a maximum of 8 times. Each Box of Fortunes is guaranteed to contain your desired hero which you selected.
  • Players may switch between desired heroes at any time.
  • Once the player's desired hero has been found within the current Box of Fortunes, they will be presented with a new Box of Fortunes.


Ends on November 19, 2019

Rise of Arenas Crossover
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Reach 100 daily Activity Points to claim the Rise of Arenas' crossover event frame 'Pharaoh's Crown'. You may also use the crossover event redemption code to receive the 'Wings of Tasi' frame in Rise of Kingdoms!
Sigils of Fall
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Acquire faction sigils that correspond to the factions of the heroes that were used in battle. Later exchange them for awesome rewards including heroes, scrolls and equipment!
Midwinter Festivities Event
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Midwinter Festivities Event is a new Christmas-winter themed event that is consisted of 3 separate mini-events:



ICE SHEMIRA:

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RULES:

  • Players are able to do battle with Ice Shemira once a day while the event is running.
  • Ice Shemira can suffer damage and will drop Gold Coins and Glacial Keys.
  • You can get max 5 keys per day. So you will get 50 keys at max.
  • Having 36 keys gives you one guaranteed hero.
  • Glacial Keys can be used to open presents on the Midwinter Surprises page.
  • Ice Shemira’s difficulty is determined by each player’s own combat rating.
  • Players can choose to repeat battles without the deduction of any battle attempts,


however, the rewards earned in the previous battle will subsequently disappear.

MIDWINTER FEAST:

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RULES:

  • There are a total of 7 quests. Quests are refreshed daily. You will receive one Winter Feast for every quest that is completed.
  • Each quest requires 5 formations in order to be started. Each formation must include 2 mandatory heroes. Players also have the choice to add 3 optional heroes to their formations. * * Quests can be undertaken as soon as 2 mandatory heroes have been selected. The more optional heroes that are selected will lead to more rewards being received.
  • Once the quest dispatch requirements have been met, the Guild Master or Guild Deputy can choose whether or not to dispatch the heroes on a quest.
  • After a quest has been completed, all guild members may claim their rewards from the quest page. Any unclaimed rewards will be sent to players’ inboxes after the event has ended.
  • Players may unexpectedly be faced with ‘Emergencies’. Helping to complete these emergences will reward guild members with additional rewards.
  • When a hero is dispatched the hero’s owner will receive 60 Contribution Points (CP).
  • Completing an ‘Emergency’ quest will reward the hero’s owner with 80 Contribution Points.
  • Guild members can view their Contribution Points by viewing the `Contributors’ page.
  • Guild members will receive a bonus reward which will be determined by their guild’s overall Midwinter Feast progression after the event has ended.
  • You will still receive rewards via mail for quests that your heroes were dispatched on even after leaving a guild.


MIDWINTER SURPRISES:

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RULES:

  • Players can add a specific Hero 15 Faction Scrolls to the reward list.
  • Glacial Keys may be acquired by completing Midwinter Feast quests or defeating the Ice Shemira.
  • Players are required to choose their ultimate reward on each new page before they can begin opening presents.
  • Once an island’s ultimate reward has been discovered, players can choose to advance to the next island or may also continue to stay searching on the current island. However, if players choose to advance, the remaining slots on the current island will disappear.
  • Remaining Glacial Keys will be recalled for 250k Gold per key once the event has concluded.


Ends on January 2nd, 2020

Assembly of Heroes Event
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Collect 150 Elite heroes to reach the current stage target

RULES:

  • Accumulate a designated number of Elite heroes to complete stage targets
  • All heroes classes as "Elite" and above will count towards stage targets. Differing hero tiers each have a different influence on the profession bar.
  • Ascending rare+ tier heroes into Elite tier heroes at the Temple of Ascension will count towards your overall progression. However, ascending heroes that are already above Elite Tier will not influence your progress.
  • Reverting eligible heroes will decrease the amount of progress made towards stage targets


Ends on January 28, 2020

Winter Bounties Event
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Exchange astrobells for rewards by battling the Burning Brute

RULES:

  • Players may do battle with the Burning Brute once per day while the event is running.
  • Injuring the Burning Brute will cause it to drop event items called astrobells.
  • Astrobells can be collected and exchanged for a variety of rewards.
  • The Burning Brute's strength is determined by each player's own combat rating.
  • Players can choose to repeat battles without the deduction of any battle attempts, however the rewards earned in the previous battle will subsequently disappear.
  • Astrobells can be acquired while the event is running.
  • Players must possess at least one mythic hero in order to be able to exchange sigils for Mythic gear enhancement resources.
  • Sigils can be exchanged for Legendary choice chests after stage 20-1.
  • Astrobells will be recalled for 15k gold coins per bell once the event has concluded.


Ends on January 31st, 2020

The Soul Reaver
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RULES:

  • Player will have the opportunity to challenge Azmonath once per day.
  • Players will be able to acquire the event items the 'Vibrant Bloom' flowers by inflicting damage upon Azmonath.
  • Vibrant Bloom flowers may be exchanged for a multitude of rewards.
  • Azmonath's difficulty will be determined by each player's own combat rating.
  • Players can choose to repeat battles without the deduction of any battles attempts, however the rewards earned in the previous battle will subsequently disappear.
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