NCSoft has just dropped a number of major announcements at a press event in South Korea one week ahead of the annual G-Star convention. These announcements probably won’t come as a surprise to fans of the studio and their games, especially for Aion and Blade and Soul fans who’ve probably guessed that sequels to their beloved games were in the works based on published investor reports. By this time, you’ve probably already guessed what the announcements were. Yes, that’s right. According to MMO Culture, NCSoft has officially confirmed that they will be releasing sequels to Aion and Blade and Soul. The upcoming sequels will be released on mobile which seems like a good choice for NCSoft considering how their PC sales dropped this year. Aion 2 is a mobile MMORPG and will be a prequel to the first Aion game. The game will feature what seems like an open-skill system, gliding, and mass PvP. Blade and Soul, on the other hand, will have three mobile successors. First … [Read more...] about NCSoft Officially Announces Aion And Blade And Soul Mobile Sequels
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Blade and Soul is pretty much a household name at this point. It’s not super popular – not in the same AAA vein as World of Warcraft or Guild Wars 2. But it has been a corner stone or reference point for pretty much every Asian MMO that has come out since. Many of them have been inspired by NCSOFT’s 2012 MMORPG, and it is still going on as a free to play title. Is Blade and Soul worth checking out in 2018 though? Blade and Soul In A Nutshell Originally published in Asia, a little over six years ago, Blade and Soul has been somewhat successful in the West. Fans here in the west have long been clamoring for Blade and Soul: the flashy anime inspired graphics and the apparent innovation of its highly touted combat system make NCSoft’s newest experience seem like an amazing proposition. The question though, does it live up to all the hype? In many ways yes, the game’s combat is reminiscent of classic combo based fighting games, making each encounter … [Read more...] about Blade And Soul 2018 Review – Is Blade And Soul Worth Playing?
Play Blade & Soul nowYou know it’s a really good and meaty content patch when a studio can get more than two blog posts out of it. Blade and Soul’s Celestial Dawn fits that bill, because NCsoft is still talking about next week’s update, this time with a post on the big changes coming to various items and systems. The Celestial Dawn update is goign to give players even more rewards from Nightfall Sanctuary’s hard difficulty bosses and improved the payouts from Celestial Basin activities. The crafting system got a balance and price pass and Zen Bean traders will be stocked with a “greater variety” of goods. To help players tackle the bigger challenges of this patch, the legendary accessory augment system was born: “The new legendary accessory augment system allows you to tackle specific hard mode dungeons for a chance at Psyche items, which will allow you to further increase your legendary accessory power. Each dungeon has their own unique … [Read more...] about Blade and Soul throws the kitchen sink into next week’s patch
Assassin is a Jin-only class capable of dealing terrifying amounts of damage in huge bursts. Relying mostly on combo chains and environment awareness it requires a skilled player to be handled properly. Combat relies heavily on stealth and keeping up your poison stacks. Today we’ll be focusing on lightning build. Blade and Soul Assassin Guide - Lightning Assassin - PVE Itemization Let's talk items first as Lightning Build is really gear dependant. There are three items that stack well together and are a staple of every good assassin DPS build. Divine Dragon Bracelet greatly increases damage when using Fighting Spirit, attack speed of Heart Stab while under Divine Dragon effect (with additional 475% damage bonus on hit). Holy Fire Soul Badge and Revelation Mystic Badge synergize with the bracelet extremely well. Holy Fire will decrease cooldown of Heart Stab upon using Fighting Spirit cooldown, Revelation Badge will trigger Inner Chant for 10 seconds when using … [Read more...] about Blade and Soul Assassin Guide
This post is deticated to everybody who is planning to return to Blade and Soul. Enjoy our Blade and Soul tier list brief utility overview: Blade Master: A tank with spammable block, solid aggro generating skills, long i-frame and projectile shield Kung Fu Master: Tanky DPS, multiple dps buffs, sustainable block and solid threat generating skills Destroyer: A melee DPS with a boss lockdown skill, while boss is held by a destroyer everyone in the party can spam their highest hitting skills, additional utility in protecting party members from taking Force Master: Ranged DPS with long team i-frame and projectile shield. Can rescue KOed team members. Assassin: Melee dps, very versatile, one of the best utility classes – DPS team buffs, anti-missile shield, stealth party i-frame, rescue, can stealth their party through a group of NPC’s unnoticed. Summoner: Ranged support/healer with very potent AoE heals, mass … [Read more...] about Blade and Soul tier list