[Update] Ver 1.6.4 Update Sneak Peak

 

This is the ELCHRONICLE Development Team.

Here’s an update for Ver 1.6.4 scheduled for May.

※ All screenshots are under development and are not finalized and can be changed.
※ All updates can be added or changed depending on the situation and review restrictions.
※ Updates will be made as soon as possible after reviewed from each store and we will give you a separate notice for further details.

 


 

◆ The New Hero, Mubu

It is said that only those who have a pure mind can be friends of Mubu.
A little rascal, Mubu, wandering through the dimensional gates.

Mubu will appear at Ella’s Inn.
Be a friend of the Mubu!

 

◆ Markon’s Sidestory


Makhon is tasked with leading the guerrillas to wipe out the monsters of the Odelle Forest. But
the called guerrilla army men had a very different temperament from Markon.
Will Markon be able to complete her mission safely?
※ You can check Marcon’s request at the Inn > Request > Sidestory menu.

 

◆ The New Costumes

Heroes’ new costumes are released.
Grace changed into a private armor made to act as a dark knight.
One of El Shazarun’s miracles, BaekLicheon’s armor that controlling the water.
Meet new heroes in a new costume.

 

 

◆ New Equipment and Improvements

[T6 Equipment Added]
T6 set armor and exclusive weapon are added.
Meet even more powerful T6 set armor and exclusive weapons.
※ You can tier up T6 Equipment to T7.
※ The detailed stats of the T6 equipment will be shown in a separate notice.

 

[T4 Talisman Added]
T4 Talisman is added. Go get the stronger talisman from the Worldboss battle.

1) Acquisition
– From Inferno 2 level difficulty of Worldboss or higher, you can get T4 Physical Attack, Magic Attack type talisman.
– The higher the difficulty, the higher level of talisman you can obtain.
– The acquisition rate of the talisman for all levels of difficulty is the same.
– In the future updates, the Defensive T4 Talisman will be presented.
※ T4 talisman has only a fixed stats at the time of acquisition and cannot be upgraded or tier-up.

 

[Improvements on Equipment Option Acquisition]
☞ A comment from the development team
We are sure you felt tired when you fail to acquire the desired equipment because of the variety of options.
So we’ve improved the equipment/rune’s option acquisition structure to create a more advantageous option for the hero who wants to equip it.

1) The hero equip effects of normal weapons and accessories will be generated to fit the hero’s position.
– The weapons and accessories with attack or defense options are only given the appropriate hero who suits to the roles.
– Please refer to the table below for more information.

 

2) The stat option types are improved to suit the hero’s position.
– Depending on the combat role, the hero equip effects are classified as attack/defense type.
– Please refer to the table below for more information.

3) The ancient runes are created for the hero’s combat type.
– Mermaid Ancient Runes set only the defensive support type heroes.
– Rock Ancient Runes set only the Tanker type heroes.
※ The hero Iri will be changed to use the eagle ancient rune.
And the tiger ancient rune will be changed to the eagle ancient rune with the same options.

 

[Equipment Naming Change]
☞ A comment from the development team
With the addition of new tier equipment, the original name of older equipment
with a longer name has been retained but more compactly modified.
– T4 exclusive weapon has been summarised in a short, unique name, which makes it easy to refer.
– The name of the talisman has been modified shorter to make it easier to distinguish.
– The set of Abyssal Assassins has been changed to the set of “Abyssal Mahoraga,”
   because it has been confused with the class name of the ‘assassin’.

 

◆ Improvements on Upgrading Costs

[Hero Upgrade Cost Reduced]
The cost will be reduced for 5-star grade / 6-star grade hero upgrades.
– Hero pieces (5-star grade hero 1 time upgrade): 14 > 10
– Gold (5-star grade hero 1 time upgrade): 24,000 > 16,000
– Hero pieces (6-star grade hero 1 time upgrade): 22 > 12
– Hero pieces (6-star grade hero 1 time upgrade): 40,000 > 20,000

[Upgrading Cost for Equipment/Rune Reduced]
The cost for T3, T4, T5 Equipment/Rune upgrade reduced.
– 25% reduction in gold required for T3 equipment/rune upgrade.
– 50% reduction in gold required for T4 equipment/rune upgrade.
– 50% reduction in gold required for T5 equipment/rune upgrade.

 

◆ Additions and Improvements on the Workshop

[Equipment Transcendence]
The equipment transcendence has added.
Transcendence is able to free up each of its own transcendental stats by up to 3 levels using the identical equipment as the material.
If you fail to transcend, you earn the mileage. And if the mileage is full you can transcend without any material use or cost.
And there is no possibility of failure.

 

[T4 Crafting Added]
1) T4 Set Armor Crafting Added
– Furious Hydra Armor, Rampaging Reaper Armor, Holy Light Armor, Abyssal Mahoraga set armor crafting added.
※ Additional materials are used for crafting T4 set armor.

2) T4 Ancient Rune Crafting Added
– All kinds of ancient runes can be crafted at the Rune Workshop and the hero equip effects can be selected during the production.
※ Additional materials are used for crafting Ancient Runes.

 

[Improvements on Potential Modification]
The probability of success of potential modification increases overall.
Increases the number of durability recoveries from 10 to 30.
The treasures, ancient runes and talismans can also be modified to potential level 60.
For treasures, ancient runes, and talisman, from the options with a potential of 60 or higher,
For other equipment and runes, from the options with potential of 75 or higher,
you can modify the potential up to maximum SS 100.0 with a identical equipment as material.
※ Modification up to the maximum potential of SS 100.0 is only possible for equipment at least 3 levels of transcend.

 

[Improvements on Option Modification]
The option modification for the ancient runes are possible.
And mileage system has added so if you retain older options, you earn option modification mileage.
When the mileage reaches to 100, you can modify the equipment without any cost.
※ No durability is used when the free option modification is excuted.

 

 

◆ Elite Mercenary and Ranking
[Elite Mercenary]
You can hire top-ranked heroes as ‘Elite Mercenaries’ at the Dungeon Raid and Worldboss battle.
Challenge yourself to a more powerful raid battle with elite mercenaries.
※ You cannot hire Elite Mercenary at the normal raid battle.

 

[Mercenary Ranking]
Mercenary ranking and support ranking added at Merc Lobby.
Check the ranking board and meet the elite mercenaries.

☞ A comment from the development team
The “Mercenary Activity” of the existing AI hero employment and the “Support Activity”
that the players directly participates are separately counted.
As a result, the current support activities that were counted together will remain “records” in the team information.
In addition, we will provide a ranking compensation as a thank you gift for your existing support activities.

 

 

◆ Team Info History Added

A record of my account has been added to the team information,
which allows you to view more records, including the number of Support Act.

 

 

◆ Improvements on the Worldboss and Raid

[Worldboss replacement]
The Worldboss season 4 Agares begins.
Agarese will be unleashedat 8 pm on Sunday after the update.

[Worldboss Changes]
1) The following changes will apply from World Boss Season 4 Agares.
– Reduces the effectiveness of buff boxes that can be received by combat rationing.
– At all levels, a phase that can not attack the boss during combat is added.
– The recommended attack power of the Hell and Inferno changes.
– The inferno level 1 to 7 difficulty increases, and the monsters appearing in difficulty level 4 or higher increases.
※ The non-attackable phase started when the HP of the boss is below a certain level,
    and is released if all additional summoned monsters are killed.

2) Top Ranker will be added to the Worldboss lobby.
– The UI of the Worldboss lobby is improved more concisely, and the top 4 rankers are displayed in the lobby.

 

[Single Play Mode Added]
In the Raid and Worldboss, you can chosse single play mode and Multiplayer Mode.
In Single Play Mode, you can switch to a single battle environment so you can play the game smoothly.
※ In the single play mode, you can not invite other users, only mercenary hiring is possible.

 

[Improvements on Normal Raid]
– In regular raid rewards, cooking, alchemy, and crafting materials are removed and raid coins are added.
– The hunter experience you get in the raid battle increases from 3 to 6 per ticket.
※ You can purchase cooking and materials using the Raid Coins at the Raid Shop.

[Improvements on Dungeon Raid]
– At certain phase, boss can not be attacked in Dungeon Raid Naga, Desert blades battle
– The hunter experience you get in the raid battle increases from 3 to 6 per ticket.
– Changed to be able to hire mercenaries in the Black Beard Raid battle.
※ The non-attackable phase started when the HP of the boss is below a certain level,
    and is released if all additional summoned monsters are killed.

 

 

◆ Improvements on Colosseum and Infinite Fortress

[Colosseum Changes]
1) Ranking Rule Added
– If the LP points are the same, the users with a higher number of victories will have a higher ranking.
– If the number of LP points and victory counts are identical, the player with the higher attack will have a higher rank.

2) Champion Medal Reward Added
– The champion medal will be awarded to the Colosseum Top Rank user as an additional reward.
– The champion medal can be used in the newly added champion shop.

3) ETC
– Colosseum opponent list is changed from 6 to 4 players.
– The number of free daily opponents changes will change from 15 to 23.
– The number of paid daily opponents changes will change from 5 to 7. And crystal usage reduced to 20.
– In the Colosseum lobby, the top ranking heroes are displayed.

 

[The Infinite Fortress Changes]
1) Buff Effect Improvements
– The buff effect acquired from the box is changed to remain until the end of the battle.
– The higher the level, the more powerful the buff effect box will drop.
– When the same buff effect is applied, it is replaced with the newly acquired buff effect.

2) HP Potion Added
– At each level, you receive an HP potion with a certain probability.
– HP potion can be obtained by killing the enemy’s leader hero.

3) Cannons
– The number of cannons is increased, and the location of the cannons is randomly assigned.
– The cannons’ HP decrease.

4) Enemy Hero
– When an enemy hero is spawned at the same stage, the probability of the same kind of hero being spawned is minimized.

5) Ranking Display
– Instead of best rank, previous day’s ranking will display.

6) Battle Result
– At the result board of the Infinite Fortress, you can check the detailed acquisition score.

7) Champion Medal Reward Added
– The champion medal will be awarded as an additional reward to the top ranked users of the Infinite Fortress.
– The champion medal can be used in the newly added champion shop.

8) Balancing Changes
– At 3, 5, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 25 levels, the boss monster will appear.
– At the boss appearance level, normal monsters are removed and an only boss monster appears.

 

 

◆ Additions and improvements at the Shop

[Champion Shop]
The champion shop is added.
In the championship shop, you can summon champion equipment using the champion medal
that only can be obtained at the Colosseum and the Infinite Fortress.
※ You can get T4-T6 equipment, runes, and material items from the champion equipment summoning.

 

[Summon Shop Changes]
☞ A comment from the development team
The T3 equipment acquired at the Summon shop has been unsatisfying due to its usability.
So, when T3 was summoned, we added a summon mileage system, but it was also inconvenient.
Because players had to collect the mileage to use.
To solve these issues, we added useful material items along with T3 equipment
when the players summing, and acquire bonus cards for 10 summonings.

1) Configuration change
– New T6 weapons and set armor have been added to the summoning.
– More useful material items such as hero pieces, Essences, Upgrade stones, Awakening crest are added.

2) The mileage removed and bonus added
– The summoning mileage has removed. And at 10 summonses,
a maximum of 2 bonus cards will be summoned depending on the probability.

3) ETC
– Changed to select own hero for the hero equip effects at Summon Shop.

 

[The Wandering Shop Changes]
– T4 equipment and crafting runes have added. So equipment and runes are removed from the wandering shop.
– Low upgrade stones added.
– The price of each awakening material is reduced
– The price of each tier-up material is reduced

[Honor Shop Changes]
– Rune summon chest is changed to 5 summon, and the summoning cost is reduced.
– T4 set armor summon chest is added.

[Mileage Shop Changes]
– All equipment and runes are removed except T4 Treasures.
– T4-T6 equipment/rune summoning are added.

☞ A comment from the development team
As the T4 equipment and runes have been changed in a way that can be crafted directly in the workshop,
we have changed the product configuration so that unnecessary crystals and mileage are not consumed in the shop.
We also added honor shop items to make you use your honor points more useful.

 

 

◆ Rebalancing of Missions, Blitzs, Domain Defenses

1) Missions
– Five difficulty levels (61-65 levels) are added to 4 missions.
– Decrease the attack of monsters appears in the 26~35 levels of Domain defense.

2) Blitzs
– Three levels of difficulty are added to Draikon and Fallen Gigas in 4-6 levels.
– All the recommended combat power for Draikon and Fallen Gigas are reduced.
– The recommended combat power of Jungle Urbon, Oni, Kroga, and Brumoor is lowered in 6 levels of difficulty or more.

3) Domain Defenses ‘The Parrot Pirates’
– The magic eye pearl clam won’t be spawned.
– Decrease the number of monsters in the entire wave.
– For each wave, the location and time of the monster’s appearance are changed.
– The forest murloc moves along the road and the oasis murloc is changed to follow the hero.
※ Originally, it had a role regardless of the appearance of murloc,
    but now it has been improved to have a clear role according to its appearance.

 

 

◆ The Language Pack and Title Theme Added

– Traditional Chinese and Japanese have added
– The login theme will be replaced by ‘Up all night’ on the login screen and will change according to the language you set.

 

◆ New Account Link Added

You can link your account with Twitter and lines now.

 

 

◆ ETC

– When you connect to a game, game notices are displayed to make it easier to check the notices.
– The bug that the hero > Equipment menu modifies the default equipment setting as PVP setting information is fixed.
– The bug that some pop-ups were cropped when the players select cooking > material on widescreen devices is fixed.
– The bug that the shout-chats are displayed separately for each channel occasionally is fixed.
– At Hero > Training menu, Hero portrait overlap issue is fixed.
– At Hero > Training menu, Hero portrait cropping issue is fixed.
– The lagging issue on the chasing AI hero at the real-time battle is fixed.
– When touching the filter in the Hero > Training menu, combat power was overlapped. This issue is fixed.
– The bug that the circular shadow of character displayed too small when the shadow effects are off is fixed.
– The bug that the hero portraits were not displayed intermittently in the mercenary hiring pop-ups is fixed.
– The Hire Awaken Hero Package
– The sale of awakening hero ends
– The options for normal T1 ~ T3 spear weapons are changed.
– The bug that the skill is used in real-time combat but only cool time is applied and the effect didn’t apply intermittently is fixed.
– The camera angle of the square changes to show the hero closer.
– The bug that spawned 4 heroes intermittently at the Infinite Fortress when the player resumes the battle is fixed.
– The bug that connecting offline mode after applying different audio language is fixed.
– The Awaken Hero Package will be out of sale.

 

 

◆ Rebalancing on Heroes & Second Awakening Skills Added

[Heroes/Battle Rebalancing]
The balance of several heroes is changed and some battle formulas are modified.

[The Second Awakening Skills]
The new second awakening skills have added.
The second awakening skill can not be changed and has a fixed nature for each hero.

※ For further details, we will inform you through the separate notice.

 

 

◆ Package Items Naming Changes

– ‘Basic Crafting Package’ changed to ‘Foresight Cube Package’.
– ‘Advanced Crafting Package’ changed to ‘Monthly Limited Foresight Cube Package’.
※ Package configuration won’t be changed, only the name will be changed.

 

◆ The Compensation for updates

– The colosseum, Infinite Fortress will be initialized when the updates started, and if you do not receive the ranking reward, you will receive rewards through the mail.
– 20% of the crystals usage to summon at the summon shop from May 1 to the updates will be payback and paid by mail after the updates.
– We will collect the rankings for the existing raid support activity, and we will send you a thank-you gift by mail after server maintenance update.
– As a result of the Summon Shop changes, the un-used Summon Mileage will be deleted. And after the updates, it will be separately compensated.
※ For more details, we will inform you through the notice during the server maintenance update.

 

 

 

Developer’s Note (MAY)

 

 

Hello, This is the ELCHRONICLE’s dev team.
Today we would like to inform you about the update scheduled in May.
 
 
[New Hero/Sidestory/Costumes]
 
Mubu the mystic creature of the Haunted Forest is coming up.
As his appearance, He is a hero with a unique style of play.

 

And You can check the hidden story of Marcan through the sidestory.
The new costumes of Grace and BaekLicheon are scheduled in May. Please look forward to it.
 
 
[Difficulty Balancing of Challenge/Raid/Worldboss]
 
In May, many training content will be improved and newly added. Following this, new difficulty level to battle content and re-balancing will be executed.
Now you can get the Talisman from lower level of Worldboss. A higher level of Worldboss becoming more challenging but you will obtain a higher grade of Talisman.
High dungeon raids will also renovated for its difficulty and compensation.
For more compensation, higher difficulty level will be added for the Mission, Blitz and the Domain Defense.
 
[Hero Balancing Improvements]
 
In May, we focused on improving underutilized heroes. The new secondary awakening skill will be added.
And Melee Dealer, Dealer-style Tanker, Defensive Support, Offensive Support heroes will be better utilized.
 
 
[The Workshop Improvements]
 
The Equipment Transcend that opens the hidden abilities of the equipment will be added.
Also the Advanced Potential Modifying that can boost your potential to a higher level will be added.
The same kind of equipment will be used as materials for the Equipment Transcend and Advanced Potential Modifying.
And now the Failure Mileage is added so If you keep the same options for more than a certain number of times,
you will be given the opportunity to do one more option modifying with free of charge.
 
 
[New Equipment Added]
 
The new T6 equipment will be presented.
We’ve started with T6 Exclusive Weapon and Set Armor.
The new stats will be given and these T6 equipment brings heroes to a higher level.
 
 
[The Shop Improvements]
 
As T6 equipment is added, improvements to the shop will be made at the same time.
At the Summon Shop, newly added T6 exclusive weapon and set armor will be added.
And the existing Summon mileage system will be removed and a new Summon Bonus system will be applied.
 
In addition, several items from the mileage store will be adjusted.

※ We will pay back 20% of the crystals usage in the summon shop from the 1st of May until the update.
 
 
[Prestige Points and Prestige Shop]
 
At the competition content, the Colosseum and the Infinite Fortress, top rankers will receive a "Prestige Points" as a new reward.
You can use the Prestige Points at the Prestige Shop and you can get different equipment at the Prestige shop including new T6 equipment.
 
 
[Reduced Upgrading Costs]
 
To reduce fatigue from new equipment and the upgrading content, following changes will be occurring.
 – The hero pieces and gold cost will be reduced for 5-star grade / 6-star grade hero upgrades.
 – The gold cost for upgrading T3 ~ T5 equipment will also be reduced.
 
 
 
[ETC]
 
The top rankers are displayed in the Colosseum and World Boss Lobby. There will be improvements for the buff system at the Infinite Fortress.
If you make good use of them, you can reach higher levels. In the Raids, high ranked hero’s mercenaries will be displayed as recommended mercenaries.
 
※ The information above can be changed. For more details, we will be guiding you through the update notes again.
 

While the seasons change, the development team is busy preparing for season 3.
The season 3, which is getting ready step by step, will be able to give you some information soon.
Thank you to all the players who loves ELCHRONICLE. We will do our best as usual.
 
Thank you.
 
 

[Notice] The Package Items Changes

 

After Ver 1.6.2 updates, some packages will be changed. For more details, please check the below. 

◆ The Package Items Changes

1) The Package Items Changes
  – Special Awakening Material Pakage's price and composition are changed. 
  – The Advanced Crafting Package's compensation has increased. 

※ All the players who bought this package after 1st of April 2019,
    will be compensated through the mailbox after updates are all done.

2) The Purchase Count Changes
   – The purchase count of Advanced Crafting Package in a month is changed to 3 times.
   – The purchase count of Tier Up Package in a month is changed to 3 times.
   – The purchase count of Option Modification Package in a month is changed to 3 times.

3) End of Sale
– The Daily 15 Crystal Package is no longer available after updates.

※ The players who purchased this crystal package will retain its compensation until the expiration date.

Thank you. 

[Updates] Ver 1.6.2 Balance Updates Notes

 

Ver.1.6.2 balance update is coming up.
Please check down below for more details. 

1. We have changed the following skills aim at allies before enemies or minions.
   So heroes don't waste their skills for unnecessary targets, 

– Claire: Healing Space
– Scarlet: Tag, You're It
– Aaren: Light Curtain / Fairy's Gift
– Yeonhwa: Guardian Tree's Love
– Dice: All-in / Good Luck! Buddy / Shoot-n-Roll
– YeryungSuhwa: The one stroke of a brush
– LeeJiyeon: Healing Sanctuary / Healing Dance

2. Modified some of the heroes' skill motions that have had gaps after using the skills.
– AhkChungwang : Cleaving Spirit Sword
– Iri : Fierce Spear
– Occasio : (While Void Personification activated) Void Energy, Perfect Dimensional Gate

3. Fixed some heroes' skills that were inconvenient to use or rather dangerous after using the skill.
– MaSeolin
: <Fox Bead> can pass through the obstacles now.
: Rush toward the Fox Bead with <Netherworld Steps>, you can use the skill one more time to move back.

– Dice
: The damage given to the enemy with <Shoot-n-Roll> has been removed, and the dice is thrown to recover around the target point.
: When <Good Luck! Buddy> is used, the dice doesn't move, but the effect is activated in the target range, and his movement speed is increased for a while. And also now this skill gives damage to enemies.

– Isha
: After using the skill <Morbid Dance> and <Mark of Assassination>, you can use the additional feature immediately by touching the skill button. 
: The first & second phase of <Morbid Dance> and second phase of <Mark of Assassination> are giving additional damage to marked enemies. 
: The Chakram of <Serial> increases the speed at the first firing and increases the maximum number of bounces from 5 to 9.

– LeeJiyeon
: <Healing Sanctuary> only can be canceled after starting motion is all finished. So it doesn't accidentally cancel by touching the button repeatedly. 

– Jango
: For preventing the situation players saving the skills for collecting stacks, the maximum number of stacks of <Threatening Strike> reduces to 3 from 5 and additional given damage increases to 50% from 30%

– PaengGeumbo
: AI has been changed to not to avoid an attack warning if it has sufficient strength during its ultimate skill is activating.

– Occasio
: When using <Perfect Dimensional Gate (While Void Personification is activated)>, the hero moves to a slightly retreated position instead of overlapping the enemies.
: The speed of <Void Energy> projectile increases. 

4. We removed the cooldown time of some exclusive weapons that were out of timing due to the reduction of cooldown time effect.
– Aqua, Markon, Reinhardt, MaSeolin

5. The Balance of Dungeon Raids is Changed
– Dungeon Papa Chulong

: When the player plays in full-auto mode, The position of the box and the timing of the cannon shooting are modified so that heroes don't move around unnecessarily. 
: The cannon created after the player kills a knight chulong in the boss battle zone will be removed.

– Dungeon Naga
: The composition of the monsters that were created in the boss battle zone is changed.
: The magic eye pearl clams in boss battle area are removed.
: The timing and the number of thunder poles are changed.

– Dungeon Desert Blade
: Reduced the distance pushed by bosses, drill traps and hoop traps in Desert Blade Raid.
: The damage of the hoop trap is lowered, and added a switch that can turn off the hoop trap.
: Tornado trap and minion damage are reduced.

– Dungeon Black Beard
: The damage of suicidal bombs is reduced, and adds burn abnormal status.
: The image condition of the bombardment trap is removed.
: Reduced the distance pushed by suicidal bombs and the bombs summoned by the boss in Blackbird Raid.

Thank you. 

[Challenge] Expedition

▶What is The Expedition?
The Expedition is the content helping you to clear challenge battle easier and faster.
You can try from the [Challenge] > [Expedition] menu.

▶ Deploying the Expedition
The battles meet certain requirements are listed.
You can start the expedition by selecting the battle and squad.
The expedition is automatically set to a difficulty level that meets the recommended combat power.

* Requirements
1) You must have a clear record of that challenge battle.
2) You must have deployed the squad for that challenge battle.
3) The combat power of the deployed squad should be higher than
   the recommended combat power of the lowest level's recommended combat power.


※ The battles that don't meet expedition requirements are not listed.

When you start your expedition, the number of remaining battle count and the energy needed for your challenge are immediately consumed.

At the completion of the expedition, you can earn the rewards for that challenge battle for the number of battle you've deployed.

 

[Adventure] LuLu’s Support

▶ What is Lulu's Support?
The Lulu's Support is buff content you can get buff effect and rewards from the White-Wulf manager Lulu at the adventure.
You can use Lulu's Support from the [Adventure Battle Pop-up] > [Support] menu.

 

▶ Using Lulu's Support
Touch the support you want and click 'Use' button to try.

 
※ The number of available counts is automatically charged at 12 o'clock every night.
※ Lulu's Support cannot be used in duplicate.

▶ The Support Effect
While Lulu's Support is activated, you get more golds from adventure battles.

 

▶ Bonus
Every time you complete an adventure battle for a set number of times while Lulu's support is in effect,
You can get one of the selected bonus at random.

 

At the 'Bonus received' section you can check the bonuses earned from Lulu's Support.