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Live Updates Haute Couture Istaria Community Manager
July 17, 2018

Haute Couture

The world of fashion has arrived in Istaria!  Designers and connoisseurs from around Istaria have brought Haute Couture, high-end Istarian fashion, to the cities of the continent.  Visit them, purchase this exclusive clothing, and enjoy!  Every single fashion item can now create an appearance tech kit equivalent of itself, the items include but are not limited to:
  • Fashion gear sold by fashion designers across cities
  • Shoulder pets
  • Hats sold by Sheila Jonis
  • Boxers (new)
  • Masks and festival gear that wasn’t included in the Reklar’s Reclaimation update.
  • Time limited items like the anniversary fashion.
  • All cosmetic items should now have icons that are unique to their looks rather than borrowing from other sources.


Blight Updates Blight Delta 303.3 Istaria Community Manager
July 16, 2018
  • Wolf Hide Items can now properly be scribed
  • Armor of the Watcher ability now lasts for 30 minutes (up from 5 minutes) and has a recycle of 5s (down from 90s).  It will conflict with other buffs that boost ethereal armor.
  • Form of the Void now boosts Ethereal Armor by +450 (up from +250)
  • Incorporeal monsters will now do ethereal damage.  
  • Players who become incorporeal using Geleon’s Master Scroll will now do ethereal damage.
  • Monsters in the Rift will now do ethereal damage

Blight Updates Blight Delta 303.2 Istaria Community Manager
July 13, 2018
  • Improved, Superior, Exceptional and Prescient Dodge passive abilities now only provide dodge bonus and has dodge bonus values increased by 10 for each tier
  • Followup: Char is now known as Followup: Focused Ki
  • Closer: Inferno is now known as Closer: Ki Explosion
  • Focused Ki’s damage over time, Closer: Ki Explosion and Ki Strike (all tiers) will now deal “energy” damage
  • Followup: Flying Kick will now deal 250% damage, up from 200%
  • Closer: Ki Explosion will now deal 400% damage, up from 350%
  • Closer: Pummel will now perform 3 extra hits, up from 2
  • Martial Defense will now add 3 extra hits and increase damage by 50%, up from 40%


Blight Updates Blight Client 396.13.0 Istaria Community Manager
July 12, 2018


  • Revisit Abomination textures
  • Add /echo command


Live Updates Public Storage Hotfix Istaria Community Manager
July 3, 2018
  • Fix old free to play humans from accessing public storage.
  • Players under level 15 and on free to play can not access public storage - but over level 15 can.

Blight Updates Blight Delta 303.1 Istaria Community Manager
June 29, 2018
  • Monk school has been revamped and includes new mechanics, abilities and icons!
  • Pack of Superior Rest, Greater Rest and Lesser Rest potions have all been updated to consume themselves.
  • Dragon Adventurer no longer receives the Shielded combat stance.
  • Combat Stance: Offensive now applies to Melee/Ranged attacks as well as spells.
  • Damage from the Breath of Acid quest debuffs is now unstoppable and cannot be dispelled.
  • Granstak now asks for a “Perfect Gofour’s Gland” in the quest “Granstak’s Shamanic Rituals”
  • Anniversary Replica Celebration Head Scale Tech Kit now consumes itself upon applying.
  • Pink Lightning Boxers Tech Kit now overrides other appearance tech kits.
  • Skeletons outside the Kion South Gate now have an affinity for fire.
  • Improved Energy Bolt formulas now use proper icons


Community News HTTPS Everywhere! Istaria Community Manager
June 19, 2018
No, we don't mean the browser extension. we've updated all of our websites to require HTTPS.  If you run into any issues please let us know by creating a support ticket.

Community News Chaos Restart Istaria Community Manager
June 16, 2018
Chaos will be restarted at 6:00 AM PST on Sunday the 17th to fix the missing NPC's and problems with players not being able to see each other.

Live Updates Storage Istaria Community Manager
June 8, 2018
There have been ongoing issues with players on Free Accounts taking items from community available storage. Moving forward, only accounts with Basic or Property Holder Access will be able to access structure storage.

Community News Chaos Restart Istaria Community Manager
May 15, 2018
Chaos will be restarted at 6:00 AM PDT on Wednesday the 16th to fix some issues with communities.  This should take 1-1.5 hours.

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