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Of Stars and Aldar

By Nicola | June 27, 2021 | Comments Off on Of Stars and Aldar

I. The First Mistake Eons ago, in the aftermath of the War of Humanity, judgement was passed upon a rogue Aldar, and a sentence of unending servitude begun. Bound for eternity to the Goddess Lorielan, with She as much his prisoner as he Hers, the Aldar’s descent from truculence, to bitterness, to misery, depression, and…

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Great Hunt Results!

By Nicola | June 21, 2021 | Comments Off on Great Hunt Results!

The Great Hunt is now concluded, after a relentless 24 hours of hunting!Our congratulations go out to Novak, Azram, and Onarox, the winners in their tiers claiming the grand prize of five hundred credits each!The top ten in each tier have also been awarded credit prizes! RankSub-80Sub-99Open1OnaroxAzramNovak2LennoxZioraVeldrin3IorinCaladbolgFaedwyn4TwysteDarkonisZulah5EvaceaMicealAustere6HonoraWarrynProficy7VeiFicusSatum8JezhrythJazminMezghar9AvareJrueKest10OrikladMaukAgramon Well done to all who participated!

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June in Achaea: Introducing Polymegahedral Dice!

By Nicola | June 2, 2021 | Comments Off on June in Achaea: Introducing Polymegahedral Dice!

For the duration of June these promotional dice can be bought singly, or in groups of 5, 10, 25, or 50, each group with an increased discount. These purchases also award House and City credits, and for Iron Elite members, every 10 you purchase grants you an extra die! You can roll up to five…

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Balance updates!

By Nicola | May 27, 2021 | Comments Off on Balance updates!

The first batch of classleads from the last round are now live. Here are the details: Aeonics PARADOX boosted cost reduced by 50 years.DETERIORATE boosted cost reduced by 50 years. Charnel STILL’s communication threshold has been changed from three seconds to four.AWAKEN’s effect now conveys a chance to prematurely detonate bombs when being thrown into…

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Become a God!

By Nicola | May 15, 2021 | Comments Off on Become a God!

Do you ever wish you could help shape Achaea? Do you secretly desire to take on more of a “dungeonmaster” role, designing elaborate plots and scenarios to challenge and amaze (and occasionally slaughter) adventurers? Do you like the idea of building devious quests, creating horrifying monsters, and shaping interactive landscapes? If you answer “YES!” to…

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Classleads are open!

By Nicola | May 6, 2021 | Comments Off on Classleads are open!

We’ve just opened classleads for submission: these will run until 0 GMT on the 12th of May, so you will want to have your reports in by then (don’t forget to SUBMIT!). A few things to keep in mind this round: Please do not submit anything concerning the paladin class this cycle. If its a…

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May in Achaea!

By Nicola | May 1, 2021 | Comments Off on May in Achaea!

It’s May already and that means goodbye artefact cart and artefact discounts and hello to the Wheel of Fortune which is making a return to New Thera! Completing an adventure worth 50 renown or more earns you a free spin each day and premium tokens can be obtained via the Achaea website at www.achaea.com/credits! Those…

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Pariah Artefacts Arrive!

By Nicola | April 17, 2021 | Comments Off on Pariah Artefacts Arrive!

As we enter the third week of the Artefact Cart, all class-related artefacts are discounted by an additional 10% on the website! Moreover, we are pleased to announce the release of the long-awaited Pariah artefacts, along with a new Pariah command! These are included in the class artefact discount. A sand-worn bandolier – 300 creditsIncrease…

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Collaborators Invade Achaea: Roe Is Me!

By Nicola | April 14, 2021 | Comments Off on Collaborators Invade Achaea: Roe Is Me!

After getting some much needed assistance from the villagers of Eleusis, the royal chef of Arcadia has revealed the existence of a special ingredient, midlands roe! A few of Achaea’s denizen chefs will share with you their signature dish using this ingredient if you can acquire some for them and our player chefs can feature…

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Roe Is Me!

By Nicola | April 13, 2021 | Comments Off on Roe Is Me!

It is said the lack of a good scullery maid is a trial, but the lack of proper ingredients is, for a true chef, an unmitigated disaster. And on a day in the month of Aeguary it was both of these things that came to vex the much put-upon Lucinda, head chef of Arcadia’s palace…

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April Auctions!

By Nicola | April 11, 2021 | Comments Off on April Auctions!

As promised, we have a round of auctions live that will run for 10 days! There are thirty-two auctions in total: 16 for credits, and 16 for gold. HELP AUCTIONS has everything you need to know if you are unfamiliar, and you can use AUCTION INFO <#> to view the details on a specific lot.…

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Artefact Cart Update!

By Nicola | April 9, 2021 | Comments Off on Artefact Cart Update!

Hi everyone! The first week of April is behind us, that means that the Artefact Cart additional discount has rotated over! For the next week, all artefacts in the Offensive Artefacts category shall be available for a further discount; remember that this does stack with the current promotion AND with Iron Elite Membership! I’ll also…

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April in Achaea

By Nicola | April 3, 2021 | Comments Off on April in Achaea

The first quarter of 2021 is behind us already! Globes of shifting continents are going away for another month, and in their place we are trying something a bit different! First of all, the Artefact Cart will be returning for the month, with its standard 30% discounted price, that’s 40% if you are an Iron…

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Meta Changes

By Nicola | April 1, 2021 | Comments Off on Meta Changes

We’ve been looking at the meta for the last quarter and think its time for a bit of a shake up. We’ll be monitoring these changes closely to ensure everything is working as intended in the coming days: Aeonics Aeonic TIMEWELLs now also conveys a retardation-style effect once a certain tome of forbidden knowledge is…

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Changelog: Mar. 22 – 28 2021

By Nicola | March 28, 2021 | Comments Off on Changelog: Mar. 22 – 28 2021

It is no longer possible to pierce the veil from Longclaw IsleThe bloodhound statues from the recent bazaar can no longer detect phased adventurers.The Voyage of Sight can no longer be obtained by crew who are still on its cooldown.The peaceful nationstate of Wayward Heights has been established, alongside the newly-composed HELP WAYWARD HEIGHTS.The funereal…

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City Salaries and City Guides!

By Nicola | March 22, 2021 | Comments Off on City Salaries and City Guides!

We are pleased to announce a new feature for cities: salaries! The city salary allows a government to pay the various members of the city who work daily to keep the city running! Your city leaders can set the amounts each position earns per month and then the gold is automatically distributed from city coffers…

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Collaborators Invade Achaea!

By Nicola | March 15, 2021 | Comments Off on Collaborators Invade Achaea!

With the raising of Kasmarkin and the release of Ulvna’s new questline, we are excited to announce the first in a series of collaborative releases with content creators from outside of Achaea! Over the next 4-6 weeks we’ll be unveiling the stories and ideas conjured up by four guest contributors, all written just for Achaea!…

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Kasmarkin Rises!

By Nicola | March 14, 2021 | Comments Off on Kasmarkin Rises!

In late Glacian of the year 853, a flash of emerald light drew adventurers to the Mannaseh Swamp, home to sunken Kasmarkin where rests the long, and not always noble, history of the fallen troll empire. Beside Maeglor stood the statuesque figure of Lorielan, the Jade Empress, and, speaking with perfect fluency the trollish tongue,…

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March in Achaea!

By Nicola | March 4, 2021 | Comments Off on March in Achaea!

Hi everyone! It’s March already, and we’ve just awarded a brand new Staff of Nicator winner! We say goodbye to the wheel, but are bringing back Globes of Shifting Continents! These contain a variety of prizes open being opened, including: Credits.Talisman caches, containing pieces from the blackwave and races sets (pick which set you’d like…

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Championship Quiz Results!

By Nicola | February 28, 2021 | Comments Off on Championship Quiz Results!

The Year 852 Championship Quiz is now concluded, and the results are as follows! Eryl in 1st place wins 200 credits and 12 Championship points!Laedha in 2nd place wins 175 credits and 10 Championship points!Stheno in 3rd place wins 150 credits and 8 Championship points!Taryius, Aroan, Crixos, and Axios in 4th place winning 125 credits…

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