Trickster King's Invasion

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This guide is for the NovaRO's Halloween event! It spans the whole server, bringing about various changes to the fields, dungeons and towns.

Most NPCs related to the event can be found in the Halloween Hub (@go 54) or in the portal near a tree on the west side of Prontera (prontera 54, 190)Copied!

Halloween Hub Entrance
Halloween Hub Entrance


Currencies


Sally - Halloween weeklies

Sally in the Halloween Hub

Sally can be found in the Halloween Hub (hallohub 210, 216)Copied!. She will allow you to take the specific halloween weekly quests (independant of the regular weeklies given by Valerie in Main Office).

Quest Reward
Obtain 1,000 Halloween Coins 3 [EVT] Trick or Treat Basket
Compete 5 Twisted Trickster Realm rooms 3 [EVT] Trick or Treat Basket


Loki's Shop

Loki in the Halloween Hub

Loki can be found in the Halloween Hub (hallohub 142, 222)Copied!, he will exchange Halloween Coins for various items.

Item Cost
Spectral Nanner 5
Dead Branch 5
Angeling Potion 50
Loki's Elixir 100
Jack-o-Lantern Bag 125
HE Battle Manual 350


Heidi's Shop

Heidi in the Halloween Hub

Heidi can be found in the Halloween Hub (hallohub 136, 210)Copied!, she will exchange Halloween Coins for various pets and related items.

Item Cost
Lost Femur 1,500
Unholy Manure 2,000
Red Drop Necklace 4,000
Memories of Gyoll 5,000
Bone Ferus Egg 5,000
Bone Acidus Egg 5,000
Spooky Tame Pack 6,000
Mutated Raydric Egg 6,000
Mutated Raydric Archer Egg 6,000
Dark Mane 7,000
Mutated Khalitzburg Egg 8,000
Jakk-o-Lantern Egg 13,000
War Nut Egg 13,000


Dux Tia's Shop

Dux Tia in the Halloween Hub

Dux Tia can be found in the Halloween Hub (hallohub 127, 204)Copied!, she will exchange Halloween Coins for various costumes.

Item Cost
Nifflheim Bunny Hat 500
Goofy Goober Plant 1,500
Costume Jack Castle Bat[L] 3,000
Floating Deviling 3,000
Sheep Horns 3,000
Costume Diabolic Headphone 4,000
Costume Secret Zipper 4,500
Double Devilings 5,000
Costume Lude Hood 6,000
Orange Hallowed Bangs 6,000
Princess Ribbon Crown 6,500
Dark Fin Helm 6,500
Ominous Teddy Bear 7,000
Cerberus Collar 7,500
Lord of the Dead Helm 8,000
Costume Dragon Wing Ears 8,000
Costume Drooping Hylozoist 8,000
Gorilla King 8,500
Vampire Capelet 9,500
Floppy Cat Ears 9,500
Costume Baphomet Hat 10,000
Skellion Mask 12,500
Beholdy[M] 12,500
Autumn Fairy[M] 12,500
Brown Ribbon Scarf 15,000
Brown Festival Scarf 16,000
Butterfly Wings 16,000
Monarch Wings 16,500
Shadow Devil[M] 16,500
Mystic Set Box 18,500


Jandelaine's Shop

Jandelainein the Halloween Hub

Jandelaine can be found in the Halloween Hub (hallohub 125, 197)Copied!, he will exchange Halloween Coins for various costumes.

Item Cost
Weird Pumpkin Hat 500
Pumpkin Mask 1,500
Costume Black Hand of Fate 1,500
Costume Deviruchi Balloon 2,500
Assassin Skull Mask 3,000
Costume Whisper Tall Hat 3,000
There is... Something... 3,000
Silver Chain Headpiece 3,500
Oogie Boogie 4,000
Medium Wave 4,500
Elegant Wave 4,500
Monochrome Cap 5,000
Gothic Heart Wing 5,000
Costume: Evil Druid Hat 5,000
Spider's Temptation 6,000
Purple Hallowed Bangs 6,000
Gearwork Headset 6,000
Unicorn Band 6,500
Dark Night Veil 6,500
Celestial Dark Flame 7,000
Costume Mad Hatter 7,500
Variant Veil 8,000
Mono Gothic Bonnet 8,000
Gerhard von Devi 8,500
Costume Black Witch Hat 9,500
Costume Blue Wig 9,500
Halloween Backpack 10,000
Froppy Hood 12,500
Mr.Purples[L] 12,500
Succubette Trixie[L] 12,500
Black Eremes Scarf 15,000
Fairy Wings 16,000
Pawful Prints[M] 16,500
Cheshire Set Box 18,500


Tower of Trickery

Tower of Trickery

The Tower of Trickery can be found in the Halloween hub by talking to Tricky Ghost (hallohub 255, 203)Copied! and requires a party of 2-4 players.

You have to complete several mini-games within 15 minutes. The top three fastest parties to clear the tower are placed in the leaderboard and will receive exclusive rewards after the event is over. The same party cannot win more than once, however, so if the same group has made all the top 3 runs, the 4th and 5th parties will be rewarded instead.

Before starting a game in the Tower of Trickery, you will always be given a choice between the left or right portal. Each one has a different game, so if your party struggles with a specific one, merely skip it.

Everytime you complete the tower, you will gain a point in the Tricky Climb achievements along with 100 Halloween Coins. Completing the Tower of Trickery 3 times also rewards you with 1 Phantom Favor (only once per day), which can be spent at the Tricky Ghost NPC in the east area of the Halloween Hub.

Title Description
Tower Toppler Complete the Tower of Trickery 50 times.


Phantom Favor

This currency is not an actual item, but you can see your current amount by speaking with the Tricky Ghost (hallohub 255, 203)Copied!.


Obtainment methods

Both obtainment methods are limited to 1 per day per account.

  • Players who defeat the challenges within the Tower of Trickery three times in one day.
  • Players who complete Selim's Delivery Service once.


Shop

Speak with the Tricky Ghost and select Phantom Favors (Shop) to open the shop. You can buy the following items (they are account-bound):

Item Cost
Steam Punk Set Box
The box contains these 3 items:
16 Phantom Favors
Occultist Set Box
The box contains these 3 items:
16 Phantom Favors
Catwitch Set Box
The box contains both of these items:
14 Phantom Favors
Nifl Bloom Set Box
The box contains both of these items:
14 Phantom Favors
Night Spell Set Box
The box contains both of these items:
12 Phantom Favors
Broom Rider Set Box
The box contains both of these items:
12 Phantom Favors
Vixen Wings 10 Phantom Favors
Halloween Headphones 7 Phantom Favors
Imp Wings 7 Phantom Favors
Gargoyle Wings 7 Phantom Favors


Demon Hunter Hector

Demon Hunter Hector

Demon Hunter Hector allows you to fight against the Trickster King. You can also only bring up to 8 people in your party and you cannot get extra rewards from dual clienting.

Hector will exchange the remains of the Trickster King for various items.

Item Cost

Gozarian Mask

250x Piece of Black Cloth

100x Ectoplasm

20x King's Essence

10x Cursed Ruby

25,000,000 Zeny

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Little Devil Wings

6x King's Stone

20x Cursed Ruby

30x King's Essence

5,000x Halloween Coin

5,000,000 Zeny

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Great Devil Wings

1x Little Devil Wings

10x King's Stone

80x Cursed Ruby

75x King's Essence

3x Vampire Familiar

250x Gold Coin

10,000x Halloween Coin

25,000,000 Zeny


Exclusive Quests

These quests are only able to be completed while the event is active.

Image Name Slot Ingredients Location NPC
Mischief Wings Costume, Garment
13 Dead Branch
13 Elder Branch
13 Illusion Flower

13 Black Dyestuffs
13 Lemon Dyestuffs
13 Mysterious Dyestuffs
666 Worn-out Magic Scroll

3 Cluster of Nightmares
113 Crystal of Darkness
66 Dark Soul Fragment
3 Demonic Essence
113 Fragment of Darkness
666 Rune of Darkness

666 Fur
666 Black Hair
113 Master's Will
66 Will of the Darkness
66 Little Evil Wing
1 Evil Wing

666 Gold Coin
13,666,666 zeny
NIF Mischief Demon.png

(niflheim 200, 154)Copied!

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Mischevious Demon

Stuffed Bear Backpack Costume, Garment
Equipped:
1 Teddybear Hat

3 Teddy Bear Card

Small Needle Kit
100 Honey
300 Black Bear Skin
25 Needle Packet
500,000 zeny
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(ein_dun01 200, 75)Copied!

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Bezz

Fluttering Fallen Wings Costume, Garment
1 Fallen Angel Wings
75 King's Essence
15,000 Halloween Coin
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(louyang 210, 122)Copied!

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Nobru

Angeling Beret Costume, Upper
1 Halo
1 Angel Wing
100 Coal
150 Evil Horn
150 Tooth of Bat
100 Piece of Black Cloth
2 White Dyestuffs
2 Scarlet Dyestuffs
666,666 zeny
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(nif_in 101, 172)Copied!

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Shady Imp

Selim

Selim

Selim can be found in the Halloween Hub, at (hallohub 156, 220)Copied!. She can recolor some of your hats! She will also help you meet the 7 Sins (know that they are hungry!).

Please go see the Main article: Selim the Milliner


Mysterious Coffin

Mysterious Coffin

The Mysterious Coffin will exchange 25 Organic Agriculture Pumpkins for 50 Halloween Coins. To begin this quest...

  • Speak with the Mysterious Coffin in the Halloween hub, a bit north from the middle (hallohub 177, 277)Copied!.
  • You will be asked to bring 30 Organic Agriculture Pumpkins and be rewarded with a Costume Executioner Hood.
  • You can now exchange 25 Organic Agriculture Pumpkins for 50 Halloween Coins as many times as you want.


The Trickster Realm

Trickster's Realm

In any dungeon of field map, you may find a Wandering Spirit which you need to kill. They will actually remain on the field as an NPC and talking to him will lead you to the Trickster's Realm.

The Trickster Realm is a small room with various monsters, their difficulty scales depending on your character's level. These all drop Halloween Coins on death and there's a 5 minutes time limit to clearing the room. You can freely re-enter after death but so can anyone else who sees the NPC, regardless of their affiliation with you.

When you reach level 175, the Wandering Spirit will open the Twisted Realm instead of the regular Trickster's Realm. You'll find harder monsters inside as well as a chance of having a mob that drops a Spirit Shards.

You can lower the difficulty of the Trickster's Realm by speaking with Loki and selecting Escape the Twisted Realm. Please note this will make the mobs easier, decrease your rewards and you will not be able to farm Spirit Shard either. You can revert this setting by speaking with Loki once more.

If on the contrary you want more fight, you can choose to launch The Trickster Realm Challenges. Different alterations: one malus for you, increased elemental resistance for mobs and increased damage from specific element for mobs will give you more challenge to defeat those rooms. This mode will allow you to gather more cons but a party is recommanded ! The Challenges are detailed in the related The Great Haunted Harvest section bellow.



Trickster's King

Speak with Demon Hunter Hector (hallohub 209, 204)Copied! to get more information about the fight.

Here's a list of changes that applies during the fight:

  • An improved version of Loki's Elixir is available for use.
  • Elemental resistances are capped to 75%.
  • Movement speed is limited.
  • Party size limit of 8.
  • Party members are able to die a total of 16 times before the King's power overwhelms the heroes and the battle is lost.
  • SP regeneration is improved inside.
  • @refresh cannot be used while fighting the Trickster King.
  • The Trickster King's power blocks the use of many skills and items, listed below.
  • Entrance requires 1 Spirit Shard per player in party (Drops exclusively from the Twisted Trickster Realm).
  • Neutral resistance is reduced by 10%, and all other elemental resistances are reduced by 15%.

Disabled Skills and Items

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Titles:

Title Description
Revenant Defeat the Twisted Trickster's King once.
Demon Hunter Defeat the Twisted Trickster's King 66 times.
Mad King Defeat the Twisted Trickster's King 132 times.


Cawful Trickster King

Main article: Cawful Trickster King

The Great Haunted Harvest

This Halloween there are many things to do. Completing 4 quests rewards you with:

15 Loki's Shadow Box
1 Loki's Shadow Egg
1 Diabolical Hat Box
1 Voucher Compendium
Harvest Champion

The quests are the following (you need to complete all four) and each one also gives you another reward:

The Trickster Realm Challenge

Complete 100 Challenges of Trickster Realm.

  • Need to be at least level 175 to get the option to pick them after you kill a Wandering Spirit and before entering the realm.
  • Challenges are made of an Effect: element that monsters resist and their %, element of the damage made by monsters and their %
List of Effects that may appear on Challenges:
Cast Time: Players have increased cast time inside the Twisted Trickster Realm.
No Crit: Skills which normally crit do not crit or deal critical damage.
Slasher: An invincible mob follows each player around inside the realm. If a mob reaches its target player, the player dies instantly.
Poison Cloud: The realm spawns Poison Cloud in random areas, dealing damage to anyone standing inside it.
ATK or MATK: Mobs inside the realm rotate between being immune to physical damage and being immune to magic damage.
Enraged: Mobs inside the realm have increased attack speed and movement speed.
Low ASPD: Players have reduced attack speed inside the realm.
Agi Up: Mobs inside the realm have higher flee and movement speed.
Regen: Mobs regenerate HP continuously.
Inc. HP: Mobs have increased max HP.
Culling Strike: Receiving damage while having less than 30% max HP instantly kills the player.

Reward: Pick a Revenant Pack

Spirit Cooking

Complete 20 Cooking with Selim.

  • Daily and Dish Delivery add each one 1 Point.
  • Dishes change after each Dish Delivery.

Reward: Hallowed hat

The Tricky Tower of Trickery

Complete 50 runs of the Tower of Trickery.

  • Can be done all in one day.

Reward: Hallowed Cape

The Great Pumpkin Harvest

Complete 65 pumpkins turn-in.

  • This means that you need to go to the coffin and trade 25 pumpkins for coins 65 times.

Reward: Pick a Mini Companion Pack

Tips for the event!

This section will be dedicated to tips on how to play this event.

Where do I start?

You can follow this path for the Halloween event:

  • Start by doing the Mysterious Coffin quest.
  • Farm some Creepy Critters (these are found on any dungeon or field).
  • Farm the Trickster's Realm by killing Wandering Spirits.
  • Farm Spirit Shards for the Trickster's King.
  • Kill the Trickser's King to get rarer rewards.

Trickster's Realm

If you just want to farm Halloween Coins and you find that the mobs inside the Twisted Realm are too strong for you, speak with Loki and select Escape the Twisted Realm. This will make it much easier and you'll be able to farm at a better pace. If you are confused with the names, the Twisted Realm is the same as the Trickster's Realm, except that the mobs are harder (this is only for level 175 characters).
Note: You cannot farm Spirit Shards if you disable the Twisted Realm, you will have to enable it by speaking with Loki again.

Loki's Elixir

If you are level 175 and want to keep farming easily at this level, start by farming enough Halloween Coins by exchanging Organic Pumpkins to buy Loki's Elixir (100 ). This item heals you for 10k HP and it can be reused as many times as you want. There is a 5 seconds cooldown but it is enough to keep farming without having to heal yourself in town.

Multi-hit attacks

When killing plant type monsters, such as the Wandering Spirit (or even the Creepy Critters), it is much faster to use a class with multi-hit attacks. For example:

  • Ranger using a Falcon instead of a warg. The Falcon has a chance to trigger Blitz Beat which should be killing these mobs much faster.
  • Arch Bishop using Adoramus.
  • Flaming Petal on Oboro/Kagerou.

Smaller maps

Try to farm in smaller maps since these mobs will be easier to find than in big areas. Even if there are more players in the map, it will still be more effective. Such as example would be:

  • Eclage's Dungeon (any floor).
  • Amatsu Dungeon (floor 2).
  • Hidden Dungeon (second map, with the 'large' open field).
  • Payon Dungeon (any floor).

Use lower level characters

Since the mobs scale with your level, you may find it easier to farm the Trickster's Realm for Halloween Coins using a lower level character. Just make sure you have an AoE that can kill the mobs quickly enough otherwise you might be better off using a regular level 175 character.

SP regeneration

The Trickster's King instance has a big SP regeneration bonus, allowing you to spam skills freely. This is very handy for Arch Bishops since they are able to use Offertorium at all times (Magnificat being useless in there).

See Also