17 May 2017
Beyond Patch Notes (v167)
Experience beyond unimaginable powers of your characters, and embrace the impact of changes! Evolve BEYOND the horizon.
This Patch notes will cover the following :
1. 5th Job Advancement Updates 2. New System: Maple Union 3. New Content: Dream Breaker 4. Game Updates & System Changes 5. Skill Adjustments 6. Theme Dungeon: Omega Sector (Releases 31st May 2017) 7. New Boss: Kawoong (Releases 31st May 2017) 8. Content Reopening: Mu Lung Dojo (Releases 14th June 2017) 9. Boss: Lucid (Hard Mode) (Releases 21st June 2017)
5th Job Advancement Updates
The 5th Job Advancement system has undergone various revamps! Experience new skills and further evolve your characters!
Advancement Quest Changes
V Matrix Update
BEYOND V Core SkillsExperience BEYOND your true powers with these newly added skills!
New System: Maple Union
Have you ever wanted to have a Boss Battle with ALL your characters?! Now, it is possible! Build your very own Maple Union! Introduction
• Access the Maple Union UI through the Menu Button and selecting "Maple Union". • Maple Union system is a new system which replaces the existing Character Card and Part Time Job system. • Start Maple Union questlines by talking to Ms. Appropriation the Dragon Slayer once your Union Level is 500 or more and you have 3 Union Characters.
Battle Map & Attacker Unit Effects
Unit Spirit Effects
15 Square Area Section • The inner square area is available regardless of your Union Rank. • Stats in this area can be swapped around the Battle Map but cannot be repeated. • The list of Unit Spirit Effects you can receive in the Inner Square Area is as follows. → STR (+5 per unit) → DEX (+5 per unit) → INT (+5 per unit) → LUK (+5 per unit) → ATT (+1 per unit) → M.ATT (+1 per unit) → HP (+250 per unit) → MP (+250 per unit) 40 Square Area Section • Stats around the outer square areas are fixed. • Based on your Union Rank, you'll be able to unlock one-square outline in the outer square area. • Achieve the following Union Ranks to unlock each line. → Novice Union 4 → Veteran Union 1 → Veteran Union 3 → Veteran Union 5 → Master Union 2 • The list of Unit Spirit Effects you can receive in the Outer Square Area is as follows. → Status Resistance (+1 per unit) → Obtainable EXP (0.25% per unit) → Critical Rate (+1% per unit) → Boss Damage (+1% per unit) → Stance (+1% per unit) → Buff Duration (+1% per unit) → Ignore DEF (+1% per unit) → Critical Damage (+0.5% per unit)
Union Ranks • Based on your Total Union Level, you'll be able to upgrade your Union Rank using Union Coins. • The higher your Union Rank, the more Union Characters you can place on the Battle Map, which allows you to have even more Attacker Unit Effects! Please refer to the table below for the list of Union Ranks and its requirements.
Union Battle & Union Coins
New Content: Dream Breaker
Game Updates & System ChangesVarious systems and game contents has been updated in this patch.
Closed Areas & System RemovalThe following contents are closed temporarily to prepare for a revamp. Stay tuned for a new experience! • Mu Lung Dojo (Returning 14 June 2017) • Fantastic Theme Park The following systems will be removed due to the introduction of the Maple Union system. • Character Card System • Part-Time Job System
Monster Collection Changes
Monster Expedition Changes• The minimum Monster Expedition time of 30 minutes has been changed to 1 Hour. • The following rewards has been changed to be Inter-Account Transaction only. → Suspicious Cube → Yellow Cube → Purple Cube → Crimson Resurrection Flame → Rainbow Resurrection Flame • The Silver Carved Additional Seal reward has been changed to be Untradable.
Boss Related Changes• Story Mode Lucid will be added during the release of Hard Lucid. You must have the quest "Showdown" in progress to access this option. → Clearing Story Mode Lucid allows you to clear the quest Showdown. → You'll be able to proceed to the quest [Dream Fragment] Sixth Subconscious upon clearing the quest Showdown. • Number of S-Grade Hypercores dropped from Lotus (Normal/Hard) has been increased. • Number of Warped Brand Soulstone dropped from Damien (Normal/Hard) has been increased. • Number of Butterfly Wings Water Drop Stones received from the Music Box upon clearing Lucid (Normal) has been increased. • Conversion of exchanging an Absolab Coin from NPC Sensitive Squadroid has been revised. (20 A-Grade Energy Core + 1 S-Grade Hypercore = 1 Absolab Coin) • Conversion of exchanging a Stigma Coin from NPC Quartermaster Sakaro has been revised. (20 Faded Brand Soulstone + 1 Warped Brand Soulstone = 1 Stigma Coin)
Area ChangesArcane River • Monsters HP and EXP has been adjusted in the Road to Extinction region. • The Arcane Force required in the Flame Zone of Extinction & Cave of Rest has been changed. → Flame Zone of Extinction -> 40 Arcane Force → Cave of Rest -> 60 Arcane Force • Condition to access the Hidden Hunting Grounds in the Road to Extinction has been changed to completing the quest: Eliminate Arma. • The Arcane Force required in the Hidden Hunting Grounds in the Road to Extinction has been changed to 80. • Hidden Hunting Grounds in Chew Chew Island & Dream City Lacheln has been removed. • The drop rate of Arcane River Water Drop Stones in Dream City Lacheln has been adjusted. Kritias • The starting quest [Kritias] Sudden Appearance of a Kingdom has been adjusted to Level 170. (Existing characters that started on the quest may still proceed) • The monsters in Kritias during Quest Story mode has been adjusted to match the new adjustment. Crimsonheart Castle • You can now proceed to the questline without completing the Mini-Game sections. • Mini-Game related quests can be done once per day upon clearing the Mini-Game initially. Golden Temple • The Golden Temple questline has been revised. • Certain maps in the region has been revised. • The number of monsters spawn in the Golden Temple region has been increased. Lion King's Castle • Number of items required to complete the quests has been decreased. • The number of monsters spawn in the Lion King's Castle has been increased. Minar Forest • Map sizes has been decreased on the Western and Eastern Leafre Forest region. • Hidden teleporters has been added to allow convenience of moving within maps. • Certain monsters will no longer inflict abnormal status effects. • The number of monsters spawn in the region has been increased. Magatia • Quests of Magatia has been adjusted to make it easier to do, with more details given in the quest window. • Certain quests can now be started without wearing the Alcadno / Zenumist capes. • Spawn rate of D.Roy and Homunscullo has been increased. • Upon completion of the Magatia questlines, you'll be able to obtain a Medal: Magatia's Alchemist.
New Star Force FieldsNew Star Force fields has been added in existing regions. Lion King's Castle (You must complete the Lion King's Castle questline up to the Rose Garden to access) • Rose Garden: Hidden Garden 1 (Star Force: 45) • Rose Garden: Hidden Garden 2 (Star Force: 50) • Rose Garden: Hidden Garden 3 (Star Force: 50) Kerning Tower • Kerning Tower: 2nd Floor Cafe <4> (Star Force: 80) • Kerning Tower: 3rd Floor Fancy Shop <4> (Star Force: 80) • Kerning Tower: 4th Floor Record Shop <4> (Star Force: 80) • Kerning Tower: 5th Floor Cosmetics Store <4> (Star Force: 80) • Kerning Tower: 6th Floor Hair Salon <4> (Star Force: 80)
System Improvements & Changes• Item buff display has been added when you wear equipment with time-based buffs like the Pendant of the Spirit. → Tooltip of the buff will also show your current Bonus EXP gain, and how long more is needed to the next stage.
• The Character Stat Window elements: Critical Rate / Critical Damage display has been split into 2 rows, to make it easier to identify. → Critical Damage will now display up to 2 decimal points. • When changing damage skins, a notification has been added for confirmation. • You'll be able to purchase arrows and recharge throwing stars / bullets via NPC Nack in Ardentmill. • You can now search quest titles in the Quest UI on the In Progress tab. • A hotkey has been added for the Battle Statistics system. • When using Spell Traces to upgrade items, you'll be informed once again of the scroll you're about to use. • When you change channel at the Entrance of Arkarium's Altar, you'll not be warped back to the Crack in Time map. • Mystic Door and Teleport Rock related items can now be used in the Lion King's Castle region. → You'll be able to teleport up to the respective questlines on the respective section you've completed the quest on. • The EXP system when you're in a party has been changed. → You'll start obtaining Shared Party EXP once you start attacking monsters in the field. → If you have not attacked any monsters / on a safe spot for more than 10 seconds, you'll no longer receive the Shared Party EXP.
Skill AdjustmentsVarious skill adjustments has been made in this update as below. Note that all % values stated here are based on the respective skill's Max Level. Hero • Raging Blow: Attack range increased, Number of attacks in Enrage mode is decreased to 5, Damage is increased to 285%. Paladin • Elemental Charge: Elemental Charge's Buff now has a 30 second duration, refreshed everytime you use a Charge Skill. • Flame Charge: Attack range has been increased. • Blizzard Charge: Attack range has been increased. • Lightning Charge: Attack range has been increased. • Divine Charge: Attack range has been increased. • Blast: Ability to consume Elemental Charge to receive the Buff is removed, Blast now takes the elemental attribute of last Charge skill used. • Threaten - Bonus Chance: Chance increased to 25%. Dark Knight • Dark Impale: Attack range has been increased. • Cross Over Chains: Final damage boost based on current HP decreased to 20%, now increases 50% final damage passively. • Lord of Darkness: Ability to heal additional HP when attacking bosses has been removed. • Beholder Shock: Attack range increased, number of hits increased to 2, cooldown decreased to 12 seconds, will now instantly move in front of character before attacking. • Revenge of the Beholder: With existing effects, now passively increaes Beholder Shock's damage. • Dark Spear: Damage is decreased, Cooldown is decreased to 10 seconds. Arch Mage (F,P) • Ignite: Issue where Ignite damage would damage monsters during Damage Reflect / Damage Ignore is fixed. • Mist Eruption: Cast delay is decreased. • DoT Punisher: Damage reduction has been added when multiple fireballs hit one monster. Arch Mage (I,L) • Freezing Effect: With existing effects, lightning attribute attacks on monsters inflicted with Freeze stacks will have their damage increased and decrease the Number of Freeze stacks by 1. • Ice Aura: With existing effects, ability of freezing up to 15 nearby monsters will be inflicted with a Freeze stack. • Ice Age: Cooldown is decreased to 60 seconds, Area of Ice duration has been increased to 30 seconds. Bowmaster • Hurricane: Damage increased to 350%. • Armor Piercing: Reactivation cooldown of 9 seconds has been added, the cooldown is decreased by 1 second per attack. Night Lord • Spread Throw: Each skill additional directional attack's damage is now decreased differently, cooldown is increased. • Showdown Challenge: EXP / Item Drop Rate bonus is decreased to 5%. • Showdown Challenge - Enhance: EXP / Item Drop Rate bonus is decreased to 5%. Viper • Transformation: The final damage boost has been increased. Cannon Shooter • Big Fuse Gigantic Cannonball: Cannonball preparation time is increased. Flame Wizard • Blazing Orbital Flame: Damage decreased, cooldown is increased to 8 seconds. Night Walker • Shadow Spear: Chance of reactivation is increased, Damage and cooldown has been decreased. Striker • Extreme Blitz: Damage boost has been changed to passive effect, cooldown of 180 seconds is added, duration decreased to 90 seconds. • Lightning in Unity: Damage boost effect has been added. Phantom • Piercing Vision: With existing effects, now passively increased your final damage by 25%. • Cane Expert: With existing effects, now passively increased your final damage by 20%. Eunwol • Spirit Concentration: Cooldown fixed to 120 seconds, Duration has been adjusted, final damage boost has been added. Demon Avenger • Demon Frenzy: HP cost per second is increased to 6000, Maximum Healling has been decreased. Blaster • Combo Focusing: Damage boost effect will now appear in the stat window. Mechanic • Rock 'n Shock-Cooldown Reduction: Reduction in cooldown decreased to 25%. • Bots 'n Tots: Cooldown increased to 60 seconds. • Robot Mastery: Duration of summoning has been decreased. Zero • Limit Break: Final damage boost has been increased.
Theme Dungeon: Omega Sector*This content will be available from 31st May 2017, 1000hrs* The Omega Sector has returned!
New Boss: Kawoong*This content will be available from 31st May 2017, 1000hrs*
Content Reopening: Mu Lung Dojo*This content will be available from 14th June 2017, 1000hrs*
• Mu Gong has revamped his dojo once again, bringing new heights and challenges. → The Dojo has now been expanded to the 63rd Floor! • Formidable foes has been added between the 41st ~ 62nd Floor, and Mu Gong resides at the 63rd Floor. → Cygnus and her Knights waiting for you between the 51st ~ 56th Floor. → Mu Gong's disciples awaits you between the 57th ~ 62nd Floor. New Features • All Monsters / Bosses in Mu Lung Dojo will now feature the new Personality System, which allows them to do one of the following. → Dash towards you to attack in a close range. → Attack you within a distance. → Teleport randomly to attack you. • All Monsters will also be able to use Special Skills as follows. → Attack speed is increased if the monster is inflicted with abnormal status effects. → Heal HP if the monster is inflicted with abnormal status effects. → Revive and be invincible for a certain period of time after dying. → Explode after dying, causing a stun. → Inflict a bind after dying.