Alliances (Often referred to as Guilds) are player-driven organisations they are complex systems with multiple factors that player input takes great part in. Almost everything in alliances can be edited, such as ranks, personal notes, names, announcements, permissions and main focus. . Alliances grant great benefits for everyone involved, and it is heavily recommended to join one, as they grant major benefits.
Alliance have weekly events, quests, achievements and very in-depth ranking system, that grant a lot to do for anyone wishing to focus on social aspect of the game.
After creation, alliances can hold up to 50 members. This can be increased up to 200. Players have criticised the maximum being too low, which Gameforge has replied that it has been made this specific number to avoid mega-alliances.
Basics[edit | edit source]
Creation[edit | edit source]
Creating guild requires player to be level Beginner 15, pay 10 gold and you are not allowed to currently be in another alliance or just left one. No other players are required, but after 15 days, if alliance has not acquired at least 10 players, the alliance will automatically disband.
When creating an alliance, you must choose from three, multiple-choice, options to describe your alliance:
- Player vs Environment
- Player vs Player
You can choose more than just one, but you have to choose at least one. This can not be changed later on.
Once you have typed in desired alliance name and chosen the main targets of the alliance, you can click "Found" and alliance will be instantly created.
Disbanding[edit | edit source]
There are currently two way of disbanding an alliance
- If the player-count in the alliance is less than 10 for 15 days, alliance will disband. There will be visible timer on alliance interface to indicate the coming alliance auto-disband. Alliance can continue functioning as normal during this time. The timer can be interrupted by gaining 10 members before timer runs out, and the timer appears once again your player-count drops below 10.
- When alliance has more than 10 players, alliance leader can disband the guild by clicking "Disband" button on alliance interface.
If the guild is struggling to keep more than 10 members or it is not desired to have that many players inside the alliance, current alliance members can get their own alternative characters into the alliance. This can guarantee that alliance can not be disbanded even if multiple players choose to leave at the same time.
Any items stored inside Alliance stash will be lost if the alliance gets disbanded, no matter which way. These items will be permanently lost and there is no way to get them back.
- WARNING: Do not create an Alliance unless you are 100% sure that you want to do so. There is currently no easy and fast way of disbanding it outside of methods listed above, if you are the only member. It is recommended to find at least few interested individuals who would like to join you in alliance before actually creating one. You'll have to transfer the ownership to someone else which will take 72 hours or wait for 14 days until the alliance auto-disbands. Support cannot disband an alliance.
Joining an existing alliance[edit | edit source]
To join an existing alliance, you must be at least level Beginner 10. There are two methods of joining an alliance:
- Join through Alliance advertisement interface. This will automatically open instead of alliance interface, when the player is not in alliance (Default keybind "H"). Interface is called "Recommended Alliance" where you can browse alliances and choose the one that fits you the most. You can filter alliances based on their main-focus by clicking the tick-boxes available at the top of of the screen. You can also search by the name from choosing the option from top-left corner. If the player does not care which alliance to join, they can click "Apply to all", and the fastest alliance to accept the application will get the new member.
- A person with inviting permission can invite you straight into the alliance by being near you in the game. They will be given an ability to "Invite to alliance" when right-clicking the person they are nearby.
When leaving the guild, character will be given three days cool-down before being able to join an alliance again.
Overview[edit | edit source]
Overview is the main interface of Alliance system. This shows the basic information regarding the alliance:
- Level of the guild
- Faction of the guild
- Leader of the guild
- Members Online/Total
- News - Automated messages based on activity inside the guild
- Personal resources - Resources gained by contributing towards the alliance's needs.
- Alliance Resources - Resources gathered together by every member of the alliance. Below personal resources, every member can use the button "Add Funds" to fund the alliance.
- Active talent - Currently activated, temporary talents available for every member of the alliance.
- Alliance Quest - Available alliance quests
- Announcement - Announcement is maximum 150 letters long message that can be edited with correct permission.
Manage[edit | edit source]
Manage is the second main interface for alliances. Through this interface, you can manage and edit members, upgrade permanent alliance abilities, activate talents, add notes and edit permissions.
Members[edit | edit source]
Members is first tab in Manage-category. Every member of an alliance is listed here.
Member list shows this information for each individual:
|Class||Name||Level||Rank in alliance||Status (Offline/Online) and location||Notes|
By right clicking any member, it shows you multiple different options (options vary based on your current permissions).
Alliance Upgrades[edit | edit source]
Alliance upgrades are permanent effects. These upgrades grant all kinds of benefits for the alliance and the members.
|A call Like a Peal of Thunder||100||1||The prestige gained by Alliance Members is increased by 5%.|
|Gourmet Festival||150||2||Activate the option ‘Bestow resources’ with the Alliance Administrator. As a result, alliance events such as ‘Gourmet Festival’ will be completed.|
|Delicacies To Go||150||2||For 100 Alliance Contribution, you can take the dishes from the Gourmet Festival with you. The food is good for 24 hours.|
|Fast Like the Wind||3||The movement speed of an Alliance Member’s mount is increased by 10%.|
|Good Relationship||3||The Sworn Friendship Bonus received by Alliance Members is increased by 100%. (Does not include methods that use items).|
|The Stash Gets Bigger 1||100||1||Increases the number of pages in the Alliance stash to 2 pages.|
|The Stash Gets Bigger 2||3||Increases the number of pages in the Alliance stash to 3 pages. (Requires: The Stars Gets Bigger 1)|
|The Stash Gets Bigger 3||5||Increases the number of pages in the Alliance stash to 4 pages. (Requires: The Stars Gets Bigger 2)|
|The Stash Gets Bigger 4||7||Increases the number of pages in the Alliance stash to 5 pages. (Requires: The Stars Gets Bigger 3)|
|The Stash Gets Bigger 5||9||Increases the number of pages in the Alliance stash to 6 pages. (Requires: The Stars Gets Bigger 4)|
|Battle-hardened I||100||2||The experience points received by an Alliance Member for destroying a monster are increased by 5%.|
|Battle-hardened II||4||The experience points received by an Alliance Member for destroying a monster are increased by 10%.|
|Mutual Loyalty||4||Reduces the consumption of money tokens for the Flag of Loyalty by 50%.|
|Delivered Quickly and Efficiently||6||There are no fees for mail between members of the Alliance,|
|Recruit Warrior 1||100||2||Increases the maximum number of Alliance Members to 80.|
|Recruit Warrior 2||4||Increases the maximum number of Alliance Members to 110. (Requires: Recruit Warrior 1)|
|Recruit Warrior 3||6||Increases the maximum number of Alliance Members to 140. (Requires: Recruit Warrior 2)|
|Recruit Warrior 4||8||Increases the maximum number of Alliance Members to 170. (Requires: Recruit Warrior 3)|
|Recruit Warrior 5||10||Increases the maximum number of Alliance Members to 200. (Requires: Recruit Warrior 4)|
Active Talent[edit | edit source]
Active talents are temporary skills, that once unlocked by a member with appropriate permission, become available for every alliance member for one week. The active talents cost Alliance Cohesion. Once activated, every member can drag active talent into their ability bar and use them however they see fit.
Length can be extended by clicking the activation button again.
|Name||Level requirement||Alliance Cohesion cost||Description|
|Harvest||2||50||The harvest amount for Alliance members increases by 10%.|
|Lots of Fish Caught||2||50||Additional catches from Gold of the Four Seas increase by 10% for Alliance members.|
|Homesickness||4||100||The Transfer Rune cooldown is reduced by 3 minutes for Alliance members. The Cirrus Drive cooldown is reduced by 30 minutes.|
|United for a single purpose||4||100||If the number of Alliance members in the group instance is greater than 5, the Fortune value of the Alliance members increases by 3%.|
|Fortune Falls From Heaven||5||150||Alliance members unlock the following skill: Fortune Falls From Heaven. It can be used to summon the Alliance Stash to the current position.|
|No one gets left behind||7||100||If Alliance members are fatally injured, the amount of time they have to wait to resurrect in the Dragonstar is reduced by 50%. (Not effective in the Battle of the Continents or in the Garden of Blades).|
|Tirelessly Fighting On||8||100||During Instances there is a 200% increase to the duration of the acceleration effect after Alliance members in the Dragonstar are resurrected. (Not effective in the Battle of the Continents or in the Garden of Blades).|
|Beautiful Clothing||9||350||Alliance members unlock the exclusive Mystical Waters outfit. It can be shown in the Outfit Interface.|
|Mutual Aid||10||200||Alliance members unlock the following skill: Mutual Aid
It can be used to summon an Alliance member from the team to the current position.
|Thrifty||5||250||Alliance members receive a discount of 10% on equipment repair costs.|
|A Large Number of People Gathered||9||300||If the team leader has this talent, then the equipment of the worst-equipped player on the battlefield in each team of 5 full members is upgraded to the effect of the next worse-equipped player in the team.|
Permissions[edit | edit source]
Permissions are way for leader of the alliance to edit ranks and permissions attached to them. Every rank except the founder's rank can be edited in any way. However it is important to keep in mind that some permissions work based on how member ranks are listed from top to bottom. Example: "Kick Member" - permission can be used to kick anyone below their current rank, but nobody above or with the same rank.
Through permissions, leader can add and delete member ranks. Alliance can have up to ten different member roles.
|Move Member||Allows promoting and demoting members into ranks below the current rank.|
|Kick Member||Kick member from an alliance.|
|Recruitment Info||Ability to edit the automated recruitment post.|
|Change Notes||Ability to change notes that are attached to each member in the alliance.|
|Activate talent||Ability to activate temporary talents and spend alliance cohesions.|
|Change main focus and information||Ability to change guild's main focus and basic information (Alliance name, description).|
|Start event||Ability to start an alliance event.|
|Speech||Ability to make a alliance-wide speech.|
|Repair Money Allotment||Ability to use specific amount of alliance Funds to repair items.|
|Stash (1-6) Store||Ability to store items in alliance stash.|
|Stash (1-6) Remove||Ability to remove items in alliance stash.|
Achievements[edit | edit source]
Alliance can complete achievements to compete against other alliances in ranking. Achievements do not grant any rewards, apart from ranking in Dragonstar list.
Achievements can be found by clicking the house-looking icon at the left side of the alliances interface.
|Category||Achievement Name||Achievement Requirement||Achievement Points||Required Completions|
|Total Achievements||Every Great House Stands on a Flat Foundation - Laying the Cornerstone||Alliance reaches level 3.||10||1|
|Every Great House Stands on a Flat Foundation - Under Construction||Alliance reaches level 6.||10||1|
|Every Great House Stands on a Flat Foundation - Topping-out Ceremony||Alliance reaches level 10.||20||1|
|A Company of Heroes||10 Alliance members have reached the highest level of the current game version.||10||10|
|A Battalion of Heroes||30 Alliance members have reached the highest level of the current game version.||20||30|
|A Brigade of Heroes||50 Alliance members have reached the highest level of the current game version.||20||50|
|Elite Spearmaster Troop||5 Alliance members have reached the highest Spearmaster level of the current game version.||10||5|
|Elite Berserker Troop||5 Alliance members have reached the highest Berserker level of the current game version.||10||5|
|Elite Spellsword Troop||Alliance members have reached the highest Spellsword level of the current game version.||10||5|
|Elite Bard Troop||Alliance members have reached the highest Bard level of the current game version.||10||5|
|Elite Summoner Troop||Alliance members have reached the highest Summoner level of the current game version.||10||5|
|Elite Reaper Troop||Alliance members have reached the highest Reaper level of the current game version.||10||5|
|Knowing Eyes Recognise Heroes||5 Alliance Members have reached the highest Spearmaster/Berserker/Spellsword/Bard/Summoner/Reaper level of the current game version.||10||5|
|Heroic Achievements||Millions of People Working Together as One - Assistance||Alliance members have completed 200 quests.||10||200|
|Millions of People Working Together as One - In the Same Boat||Alliance members have completed 1000 quests.||10||1000|
|Millions of People Working Together as One - Hand in Hand||Alliance members have completed 5000 quests.||10||5000|
|Millions of People Working Together as One - Common Will||Alliance members have completed 10000 quests.||20||10000|
|Millions of People Working Together as One - Mutual Aid||Alliance members have completed 20000 quests.||20||20000|
|Millions of People Working Together as One - Unconditional Friendship||Alliance members have completed 50000 quests.||20||50000|
|Mutual Efforts - Common Paths||The Achievement Count for Alliance quests has reached 10.||10||10|
|Mutual Efforts - Reciprocal Trust||The Achievement Count for Alliance quests has reached 50.||10||50|
|Mutual Efforts - Mutual Aid||The Achievement Count for Alliance quests has reached 100.||10||100|
|Mutual Efforts - Utter Selflessness||The Achievement Count for Alliance quests has reached 200.||20||200|
|Mutual Efforts - Shared Pain||The Achievement Count for Alliance quests has reached 500.||20||500|
|Mutual Efforts - Shared Joy||The Achievement Count for Alliance quests has reached 1000.||20||1000|
|Instance Achievements||Yemo City in Wuzhao - Initial Reconnaissance (team with a least 5 people)||Complete Yemo City in Wuzhao on any difficulty level with more than half of the team members being Alliance members.||10||1|
|Nightmare in the Temple of Mercy - Initial Reconnaissance (team with a least 5 people)||Complete Yemo City in Wuzhao on any difficulty level with more than half of the team members being Alliance members.||10||1|
|Frostbitten Path - Initial Reconnaissance (team with a least 5 people)||Complete Nightmare in the Temple of Mercy on any difficulty level with more than half of the team members being Alliance members.||10||1|
|Chou Prison - Initial Reconnaissance (team with a least 5 people)||Complete Chou Prison on any difficulty level with more than half of the team members being Alliance members.||10||1|
|Raging River Ruins - Initial Reconnaissance (team with a least 5 people)||Complete Raging River Ruins on any difficulty level with more than half of the team members being Alliance members.||10||1|
|A Mountain Pass as Impregnable as Iron - Crossing the Five Passes (team with at least 5 people)||Complete the following instances on hard difficulty level with more than half of the team members being Alliance members.||20||5|
|Adventures in the Xuanjiu Jade Palace (team with at least 5 people)||Complete Xuanjiu Jade Palace on any difficulty level with more than half of the team members being alliance members.||10||1|
|Battle Achievements||A Hundred Battles: No Defeat||Alliance members have completed a total of 100 duels.||10||100|
|Garden of Blades - First Victory||First victory in the Garden of Blades by a team with 3 Alliance members.||10||1|
|PvP - First Victory||First victory in the Battle of the Continents by a team with 5 Alliance Members.||10||1|
|Garden of Blades in a team||Teams with 3 Alliance members have participated in Garden of Blades 100 times.||10||100|
|PvP in a team||Teams with 5 Alliance members have participated in the Battle of the Continents 30 times.||10||30|
|Garden of Blades - Look Down on Heroes||Teams with 3 or more Alliance members have achieved 100 victories in the Garden of Blades.||20||100|
|PvP - Searching for Worthy Opponent||Teams with 5 or more Alliance members have achieved 30 victories in the Battle of the Continents.||20||30|
Event[edit | edit source]
Alliance events are located on the fifth category (lowest button on the left) of alliance interface.
Alliance events are content aimed towards large amounts of alliance members at the same time. Events reset weekly every Thursday, on the regular weekly reset time. There are two types of event rewards: Personal rewards and Alliance rewards.
Member requires a permission "Start Event" to begin the event. Once the event has started, alliance has two hours to complete the objective. Every member has to participate towards objective to gain rewards.
Every alliance members do not have to complete event at the same time, instead alliance can be split into groups to complete the event multiple times so everyone is able to receive the reward.
|Name||in-game description||Personal Rewards||Alliance Reward|
|Alliance Hunt||Following the tireless efforts of all its members, the alliance's reputation has grown, but they have attracted the attention of a group of roaming demon bandits who have stolen many of the alliance's posessions from the Alliance Sweward, Zeng An, in a cloak-and-dagger operation! The alliance leader quickly called together all members to grab the bandits and bring back the stolen goods!
Once the event has started, alliance members can get the Compass Talisman from Alliance Steward Zeng An. In addition, they can form a small team with other alliance memebers in order to participate in the event together. They can use the Compass talisman to track down the demon bandits and their subordinates. The Progress of each team in the event is linked to the team captain. If the team breaks up or the team captain is changed, the event's progress will be reset. Teams of 10-20 are recommended. As long as the event is running, players can participate at any time. However, you can only collect reward once per week.
|- 150 Alliance Contribution
- 30 Fortune
- 140 Amulet Coin (Earth)
|- 250 Alliance Activity
- 60 Alliance cohesion
- 2000 Alliance experience
- 155 000 Alliance funds
|Treasure Hunter||Some valuable goods were recently stolen, which obviously infuriated the alliance members. The Alliance Steward Zeng An finally learned that the leader of the robbers sold the alliance's possessions to the demonic bandits on Dragon Turtle Island. The Alliance Steward used this opportunity and quickly gathered the members to retrieve the lost possessions.
Can be started when the Alliance has reached Level 2.
Defeat the boss to get the possessions.
|- 250 Alliance Activity
- 60 Alliance cohesion
- 2200 Alliance experience
- 125 000 Alliance funds
|Gourmet Festival||After the activation of the talent Gourmet Festival, alliance members can turn in fish ingredients to the Alliance Steward. If the alliance's weekly point total for turned in ingredients reaches 230 points at the Groumet Festival, the event can be started, and the event's progress can be viewed in the alliance Overview.
In order to encourage members to continue working on their cultivation, the alliance is holding a special Groumet Festival. A catering master who specialises in delicacies has been invited and will be preparing all the dishes!
When the event begins, catering master Miao Sansheng can be summoned to prepare a banquet. Three hours after the start of the event, you will be able to summon master Miao Sansheng again every 10 minutes.
You can get buffs by eating the banquet. Once the talent Delicacies To Go is activated, you can purchase a Food Box from Miao Sansheng for 100 Alliance Cohesion so that you can take food with you. The food is good for 12 hours.
The number of banquests is limited. If immortals have eaten food from the banquet or purchased a Food Box three times, they may not eat again. In addition, alliance members that have joined less than 7 days before the banquet may not eat from it.
|- 150 Alliance Activity
- 50 Alliance cohesion
- 1000 Alliance experience
Alliance Quest[edit | edit source]
Quests are alliance-wide objectives that players in same alliance complete together. There are wide variety of quests for every kind of players. Some quests require minimum amount of alliance members in the same team to be completed while some can be completed just passively or playing alone. Alliance quests reset every thursday at Reset time.
Alliance quests can be found under the Overview tab in alliance interface.
|Daily Login of Members|
|Members have completed the cultivation quest.|
|Completion of Garden of Blades/Test Duel|
|Group Completion of team Instance|
|Complete Battle of the Continents|
|Destruction of the Group Instance Boss|
|Destruction of the Group Artefact Boss|
|Help New Members in the Tutorial Quest|
|Help New Members in Their Game Progress|
Alliance Stash[edit | edit source]
Alliance Stash is shared storage, which every alliance member is able to access by talking to Zeng An - Alliance Steward at Cloudrise. However to store or remove items from the alliance stash, a member needs a permission tied to their rank that allows them to do so. The permission are separate between storing and removing and by default only Leader and Co-leader can do both.
Every alliance begins with one stash, and it can be increased through alliance upgrades up to six.
It is recommended to allow removing only by trusted individuals, because for griefing purposes, anyone with the rank could take anything out without permission. Storing permission can also be abused by filling the stashes, so no more items can be added unless going through a
Alliance Merchant[edit | edit source]
|Name||Cost||Alliance level||Alliance Prestige||Description|
|Scarlet Horse||180 Gold
10000 Alliance Contribution
|Bamboo Soul Cat||98 Gold
1000 Alliance Contribution
|Qimengyi - Thousand Cuts||5 Gold
28 Alliance Contribution
|3||After purchasing, the Power of a Hundred Strikes increases by 1% for 8 hours.
Only one Qimengyi justice effect can be active at once.
Not effective in secret instances, battlefields, arenas and capitals (Maximum 10 / week)
|Qimengyi - Tenacity||5 Gold
28 Alliance Contribution
||3||After purchasing, the Power of a Tenacity increases by 1% for 8 hours.
Only one Qimengyi justice effect can be active at once.
Not effective in secret instances, battlefields, arenas and capitals (Maximum 10 / week)
|Qimengyi - Hundred Feasts||1 Gold 800 Silver
96 Alliance Contribution
|5||When you use it and then receive food from the Hui Food Pantry,
you can slightly improve the cooking attributes.
(Need to have this gain effect before consuming the cooking.)
|Alliance Teleport Rune||10 Alliance Contribution||Teleport to Cloudrise, the District of Chang’an or the District of Jiangdu.
(Only for Alliance members, not available in the Garden of Blades.) Cooldown 60 minutes.
|Alliance prestige Talisman||80 Alliance Contribution||Grants +20% prestige in the alliance for 2 hours.
This effect also does not disappear after fatal injuries.
|Rejuvenation (Primary)||80 Alliance Contribution||Increases the effects of the Elixirs Rejuvenation by 100 points.|
|Alliance Order||10 Gold
|Increase the maximum HP of alliance members by 10% in a 20 metre radius,
their physical attack by 5% and their magic attack by 5%. Lasts for 2 minutes.
(Only for Alliance members, not available in instances or in Garden of Blades)
|Flag of Loyalty||10 Gold
50 Alliance Contribution
|3||Brings all team members from your alliance to your side.|
|Guan Yidan (Author)||5 Gold
50 Alliance Contribution
|3||Resets the cooldown of the Flag of Loyalty.|
|Alliance Summoning Rune||18 Gold
85 Alliance Contribution
|7||Call together all online members of the alliance. Those who accept can through a portal to the summoner|