Patch Notes - 12.1.2021 - Happy Anniversary!

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  • Patch Notes - 12.1.2021 - Happy Anniversary!

    Can you believe it's almost 2022 already?

    HAPPY 8TH ANNIVERSARY! In just a few days, we'll be celebrating 8 years of Heroes of Dragon Age. We've got several new gear for you to collect and enjoy as you continue to send your favorite heroes into battle. Plus, as is tradition, a new guild emblem is now available to commemorate this milestone! We are so grateful to you, our players, for being so faithful over the years. We couldn't have gotten here without you!

    Bug fixes/New Features
    • Not so much a bug, per se, but we've cleaned up how daily login rewards and daily keys are generated.
    • Check out your Player Stat card! We've implemented a few fun little statistics for your enjoyment. These refresh when you log in, so they're not quite real-time.

    Daily Login Rewards
    Starting in January, the Daily Login Rewards will be a fixed progression of rewards each month. In place of specific Heroes and Gear on the reward track, you'll find vouchers for the new Daily Login Rewards Pack. If you log in every day each month, you'll get 3 of these vouchers. Here's how this pack works:
    • Each pack grants 1 Hero and 1 Gear
    • Packs progress in 3s
      • The first grants an Epic Hero and Epic Gear
      • The second grants a 1-Star Legendary Hero and Legendary Gear
      • The third grants a 2-Star Legendary Hero and Mythic Gear, with a small chance at a 3-Star Hero instead
    • Progression resets after each third pack, regardless of how many vouchers you have collected or redeemed in a month
    • Available Heroes come from the following catalogs:
      • Epics
        • Champion
        • Knight
      • 1-Star Legendary
        • Champion
        • Commander
        • Knight
      • 2-Star Legendary
        • Champion
        • Commander (includes 3-Star Commander Heroes)
        • Knight
    • Available Gear comes from the Champion catalog

    New Gear

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    Feral Wolf Charm
    Hero Limitations: None (All Heroes)
    Chasind hunters favor charms like this, supposedly enchanted on moonlit nights by scantily clad witches deep in the heart of the Korcari Wilds.
    Auras: +10% health for allies. Allies heal 5% when an enemy is hit. Gain +7% damage resist when hit.

    Obtainable via:
    • Anniversary PVP Events
    • Quest "Shared" gear slot groups
    • Armory Pack

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    The Bind That Guides
    Hero Limitations: Mages, Rogues, Warriors
    No matter how loosely this belt is tied, after a few steps, it wraps itself snugly around the waist.
    Auras: +7% 2X Damage chance. When hit, gain +25% health. +25% stun resist.

    Obtainable via:
    • Anniversary PVP Events
    • Quest "Shared" gear slot groups
    • Armory Pack

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    The Eye That Weeps
    Hero Limitations: Mages, Rogues, Warriors
    Condensation slowly forms on the gem's outer surface, no matter how many times it's wiped clean.
    Auras: +10% bonus damage. When allies die, reverts 10% of damage received to enemies. +15% power drain resist.

    Obtainable via:
    • Anniversary PVP Events
    • Quest "Shared" gear slot groups
    • Armory Pack

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    Tome of Skill and Sundry
    Hero Limitations: Rogues, Warriors
    A sprawling work of early Ferelden that attempts to unify many disciplines under one theory of mental capacity.
    Auras: Gain +5% all effect and damage resists when hit.

    Obtainable via:
    • Anniversary PVP Events
    • Quest "Shared" gear slot groups
    • Library Pack

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    Grimoire of the Frozen Wastes
    Hero Limitations: Mages
    In these pages are hundreds of harrowing tales describing how the barbarians of the Frozen Wastes survive in their icy homeland.
    Auras: +10% damage resist. +7% slow resist for allies. +10% stun resist.

    Obtainable via:
    • Anniversary PVP Events
    • Quest "Shared" gear slot groups
    • Library Pack

    Promotions and Events

    Over the next several weeks, look for announcements for these events:
    • Map 2 - Werewolves' Lair, with chances for the Lady of the Forest and her werewolves
    • Map 4 - Carta Hideout, exclusive rewards Dworkin's High Explosives and Duster armor set
    • Map 5 - Magic and Stone, exclusive reward Sidereal Staff
    • Map 7 - The Harrowing, exclusive reward First Enchanter's Robes
    • Map 8 - Halamshiral, exclusive reward March of the Everlasting
    • Map 9 - Demands of the Qun, exclusive reward Vitaar of the Dragon Hunter
    • Map 10 - Lost Dragon Bones, exclusive reward Vigilance
    • Map 12 - The Ancient Crypt, exclusive reward Profane
    • Map 14 - The Fourth Blight, exclusive reward Griffonrider Leathers
    • Map 15 - Mirror Image, exclusive reward Sundermount Varterral
    • Map 16 - Depths of Depravity, exclusive rewards Robes of the Architect, Belt of the Architect
    • Map 17 - Battle of Haven, exclusive rewardOrb of Fen'Harel

    1/6/2022: Enjoy reduced Prestige Rune Slot costs for all squads!

    1/13/2022: Enjoy reduced unfortify costs for all heroes!

    2/3/2022: Enjoy double consume points for all heroes!

    2/24/2022: Enjoy increased Revive Potion capacity!

    3/17/2022: Enjoy reduced Stamina and Energy refill costs!

    1/7/2022: Onslaught Wailing Souls, with banner stretch goal The Formless One and MVP rewards Robes of the Architect, Belt of the Architect, and Bull's Edge as featured prizes!
    Event bonuses: No dupe event! +500% Health and Power for Blighted, Demons, and Reavers (stacking).

    2/4/2022: Onslaught Battle Royale, with banner stretch goal Sundermount Varterral and MVP rewards Robes of the Architect, Belt of the Architect, and Bull's Edge as featured prizes!
    Event bonuses: No dupe event!

    3/4/2022: Onslaught War of the Lions, with banner stretch goal Asha'Bellanar and MVP rewards Hakkon's Wrath, Axe of the Dragon Hunter, and Joining Chalice as featured prizes!
    Event bonuses: No dupe event! Celene grants her supporters +600% health and +50% all effect resists, and reverts 30% of damage received to Gaspard's supporters. Gaspard grants his supporters +400% power and +25% all effect resists, and drains 2% power from enemies when hit.

    Our next scheduled update is currently planned for March 30, 2022.


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  • #2
    Happy 8Th Anniversary HODA fans! Lyeshal and team CG thanks for giving us such a great time to enjoy DA universe online!!!

    PS: Enjoy Christmas, New Years and play HODA

    Best wishes from The Kingdom


    • #3
      Are we still getting an update today?




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