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Patch Notes: NW.131.20211003a.10

By Nitocris
Wed 27 Oct 2021 08:32:22 PM PDT


Release Notes


Content and Environment


  •  The Artisan’s Apprentice title is no longer immediately granted to anyone who logs in.

Leveling Flow

  • Sealing the Crypts: The interactive object in this map now properly completes the quest objective.
  • The quest objective to open Shimmering Lockboxes no longer has a chance to break using the “buy keys and open box” flow.


  • A reference to a level higher than 20 has been removed from the in-game mail, A Matter of Dragons.
  • More typos have been addressed.



Combat and Powers

Challenge Queues

  • Consumable effects are now dispelled when entering a Challenge Queue dungeon that has a No Consumables effect active.



Enemies and Encounters

Leveling Adventures

  • Valindra in the quest, The Loose Thread, has had her health and damage reduced. As well, the Shadowfell phases have been shortened.

Queued Content

  • Tiamat: The range of Tiamat’s deadly aura is now more accurately depicted by its warning area.



Items and Economy

Legacy Campaigns

  • Sybella once again displays the correct store when speaking to her.
  • Tyranny of Dragons Patron Token now costs 10 pages of Arcane Lore to create, reduced from 40.


  • Sharandar Masterwork - Armorsmithing: This book should no longer be purchasable multiple times.
  • Normal versions of Level 20 crafted gear should now be 50 less Item Level than their High Quality counterparts.
  • The Explorer's Guild no longer sells deprecated Explorer's charts.
  • The following items are no longer donatable to the guild stronghold coffer:
    • Aegwyrt
    • Animal Bone
    • Animal Hide
    • Animal Sinew
    • Antler Glue
    • Argent Index
    • Ash Log
    • Ash Lumber
    • Beast Blood
    • Beast Fang
    • Bone Glue
    • Brass Ingot
    • Bronze Ingot
    • Bronze Plate
    • Bronze Rings
    • Copper Ingot
    • Copper Ore
    • Copper Sand
    • Cotton Boll
    • Cotton Cloth
    • Cotton Yarn
    • Cypren Index
    • Deer Antler
    • Deer Leather
    • Deer Sinew
    • Deer Skin
    • Elm Log
    • Elm Lumber
    • Flax
    • Fleece
    • Iron Ingot
    • Iron Ore
    • Iron Plate
    • Iron Rings
    • Leather
    • Linen Cloth
    • Linen Yarn
    • Linseed Oil
    • Maple Log
    • Maple Lumber
    • Maple Sap
    • Nerium
    • Nettle
    • Nightshade
    • Pauper's Ink
    • Rag Paper
    • Rhubarb
    • Rock Salt
    • Sandstone
    • Sandstone Whetstone
    • Scribe's Parchment
    • Siltstone
    • Siltstone Whetstone
    • Silver Ingot
    • Silver Ore
    • Silver Sand
    • Simple Index
    • Soot
    • Steel Ingot
    • Steel Plate
    • Steel Rings
    • Steel Scales
    • Stilled Water
    • Tarantula
    • Tin Ore
    • Toadstool
    • Well Water
    • Wolf Hide
    • Wolf Leather
    • Wolf Sinew
    • Wool Cloth
    • Wool Yarn
    • Zinc Ore
  • The Masterworker's Tool Packs sold at The Artisan can now only be purchased once per character.
  • The quest "A Reel Catastrophe" should no longer be accessible.
  • Velvet, Cobalt, and Regalis Needle NQ and HQ items have had their item levels modified to better match their quality status.


  • The Stronghold Outfitter now has an entry for bards.

Zen Market

  • Retraining Tokens can no longer be purchased from the Zen Market; retraining can still be done directly via Astral Diamonds.


  • The Mini Daemon vanity pet now properly summons the Mini Daemon instead of our weird skull-faced friend.



User Interface

Appearance Library

  • A tab has been added to the Appearance Library window to allow picking and converting items from the inventory to appearances, so players should no longer have to close the Appearance Library to convert more items.


  • Reaper’s Marks can now properly be moved to the Shared Bank.
  • Unbind Token counts can likely be seen in the Shared Bank (but they can’t be purchased yet).


  • Buttons now more consistently light up when appropriate.


  • Icon overlays, like New and Recommended, now consistently display while the inventory is being filtered.
  • (Console only) The “confirm” text now properly shows when discarding an item.



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