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Duration: December 23, 2020 02:00:00 PM UTC+8 – January 05, 2021 03:59:59 AM

The Chalk Prince and the Dragon was an event in Version 1.2.

If not for Sucrose, no one would have known that Albedo is hiding a great secret — one that involves a mysterious unknown sword and a mountain entombed in ice for millennia... Onwards and upwards, Traveler! In spite of the bitter cold...

Everything was proceeding smoothly, until the unexpected happened... Your adventure across Dragonspine begins!

Summary and Requirements

Reach Adventure Rank 20 and complete the Archon Quest Prologue: Act II - For a Tomorrow Without Tears, as well as Albedo's Story Quest Princeps Cretaceus Chapter: Traveler Observation Report to access the event The Chalk Prince and the Dragon.

During the event's duration, the Princeps Cretaceus Chapter will require Adventure Rank 20 or above. The requirements will be increased after the event ends.

Event Duration

Event Phase Start Time* End Time*
Act I - Festering Desire (Quest) After updating to Version 1.2 (2020/12/23 11:00:00 UTC+8) 2021/01/05 03:59
Act II - Archon's Rival 2020/12/25 04:00:00
Act III - Raiders Amidst Snow Mist 2020/12/28 04:00:00
Act IV - Uninvited Guests 2020/12/31 04:00:00
Act V - Afterword 2021/1/5 04:00:00 Unknown

The Event Shop will be available from after updating to Version 1.2 (2020/12/23 11:00:00 UTC+8) - 2021/01/12 03:59*.

*Server Time

Event Phases

Completing all quests in each of the first three Acts will unlock one of Festering Desire's special abilities each time.

The amount of Essences gained from challenges will scale based on Travelers' World Levels.

Act I - Festering Desire

Complete The Chalk Prince and the Dragon storyline to obtain the event-exclusive weapon Festering Desire.
Collect Rime-Worn Fragment Rime-Worn Fragment, Rime-Worn Crystal Rime-Worn Crystal, and complete the related quests to obtain Primogems, Mora, and other rewards.

Challenge Reward
Collect 60 Rime-Worn Fragments
Item Mora.png 20,000 Mora
Collect 120 Rime-Worn Fragments
Collect 30 Rime-Worn Crystals
Collect 60 Rime-Worn Crystals
Enhance Festering Desire to level 20
Enhance Festering Desire to level 40

Act II - Archon's Rival

Obtain Glimmering Essence Glimmering Essence through the Testing Grounds challenge. The Chalk Prince and the Dragon Testing Grounds Icon.png

World Level Glimmering Essence
1 100
2 110
3 120
4 130
5 140
6 150
7 150
8 150

Dragon Force is a random buff towards parties that occurs every time a challenge is started. They are not predetermined and can be rerolled by exiting the fight.

Dragon Force Effect

  • Character Attack Increase (Base ATK +40%)
  • Character Attack Speed Increase
  • Character Movement Speed Increase
  • Periodically Recover Active Character's HP
Challenge Reward
Refine Festering Desire to level 2
Item Mora.png 20,000 Mora
Accumulate a total of 600 Glimmering Essence
Accumulate a total of 1,800 Glimmering Essence
Complete the Testing Grounds challenge 8 times
Complete the Testing Grounds challenge 16 times
Complete the Testing Grounds challenge 5 times without any Ruin Brazier being deactivated

Act III - Raiders Amidst Snow Mist

Obtain Warm Essence Warm Essence through the Draconic Pilgrimage challenge. The Chalk Prince and the Dragon Draconic Pilgrimage Icon.png

World Level Warm Essence
1 100
2 110
3 120
4 130
5 140
6 150
7 150
8 150

Dragon Force is a random buff towards parties that occurs every time a challenge is started. They are not predetermined and can be rerolled by exiting the fight.

Dragon Force Effect

  • Character Attack Increase (Base ATK +40%)
  • Character Attack Speed Increase
  • Character Movement Speed Increase
  • Periodically Recover Active Character's HP
Challenge Reward
Refine Festering Desire to level 3
Item Mora.png 20,000 Mora
Accumulate a total of 600 Warm Essence
Accumulate a total of 1,800 Warm Essence
Complete the Draconic Pilgrimage challenge 8 times
Complete the Draconic Pilgrimage challenge 16 times
Complete the Draconic Pilgrimage challenge 5 times without accumulating more than 20% Sheer Cold

Act IV - Uninvited Guests

Obtain Miraculous Essence Miraculous Essence through the Frostborn Miracle challenge. The Chalk Prince and the Dragon Frostborn Miracle Icon.png

World Level Miraculous Essence
1 100
2 110
3 120
4 130
5 140
6 150
7 150
8 150
Challenge Reward
Refine Festering Desire to level 5
Item Mora.png 20,000 Mora
Accumulate a total of 600 Miraculous Essence
Complete the Frostborn Miracle challenge 10 times
Complete the Frostborn Miracle challenge 15 times
Hit the Cryo Regisvine 10 times using Scarlet Quartzes in one Frostborn Miracle challenge round
Defeat the Resurgent Cryo Regisvine within 300 seconds at your World Level (Current World Level: Your WL)

Tutorial

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Use Scarlet Quartzes to lessen the effects of Sheer Cold. It might be the key to completing certain challenges. Scarlet Quartzes may be generated by some monsters defeated during challenges...

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Besides this, you can use the attacks of Scarlet Quartzes to quickly shatter the Frost Thorns around the Cryo Regisvine's shield to break the shield.

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This strange ridge of ice is known as a Seed of Winter. Break it to create a shield that can block attacks. Use this shield to stand against the special AoE attacks of the Cryo Regisvine.

Upon completion of the Frostborn Miracle, players can collect the treasure for free. For fun, each player is categorized based on their gameplay:

Title Description
Rimewind Chaser Dealt the most DMG to the Resurgent Cryo Regisvine during this challenge
Culling Blade Dealt the coup de grace to the Resurgent Cryo Regisvine
Rimebreaking Hero Defeated the most opponents during this challenge
Cold Starver Obtained 5 Scarlet Quartzes during this challenge
Boiling Blood Obtained 10 Scarlet Quartzes during this challenge
Restful Repose Did not break any Seeds of Winter during this challenge
Seed Sower Created 1 shield by breaking Seeds of Winter during this challenge
Ice-Forged Shield Created 2 shields by breaking Seeds of Winter during this challenge
Shield of the Snowy Plains Created 3 shields by breaking Seeds of Winter during this challenge
Cage of Winter Did not shatter any Frost Thorns during this challenge
Weed Whacker Shatter 1 Frost Thorn during this challenge
Branch Cutter Shatter 2 Frost Thorns during this challenge
Shatter 3 Frost Thorns during this challenge

Festering Desire

New 4 Star event-exclusive weapon, Festering Desire

Weapon Festering Desire.png4★ Lv. 1 Festering Desire
  • The special weapon effects will only take effect in the Dragonspine area of the open world, and will not take effect in Domains.
  • Enhancing Festering Desire during the event period yields a 1.5× Weapon Enhancement EXP Bonus.

Abilities

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  • The character who equips this weapon during the event will deal 60% more DMG to opponents in the Dragonspine region.
  • The character who equips this weapon during the event will accumulate Sheer Cold at a slower rate, 0.66%/s (maxes out in 2m 30s, or 150s, as compared to the usual 100s). This effect stacks subtractively with Delicious Goulash, resulting in an even slower rate, 0.17%/s (maxes out in 9m 49s or 589s) (Formula: rate of 1%/s -0.5 -0.33). They also gain 35% extra CRIT Rate against opponents in the Dragonspine region.
  • The character who equips this weapon during the event gains 50% extra DMG dealt via Scarlet Quartzes. They also deal 70% additional CRIT DMG to opponents in the Dragonspine Region.

Event Shops

Glimmering Essence

Item Item Glimmering Essence.png Stock Total
Cost
Festering Dragon Marrow Festering Dragon Marrow ×1 600 1 600
Chains of the Dandelion Gladiator Chains of the Dandelion Gladiator ×1 25 6 150
Debris of Decarabian's City Debris of Decarabian's City ×1 25 6 150
Boreal Wolf's Cracked Tooth Boreal Wolf's Cracked Tooth ×1 25 6 150
Lustrous Stone from Guyun Lustrous Stone from Guyun ×1 25 6 150
Mist Veiled Mercury Elixir Mist Veiled Mercury Elixir ×1 25 6 150
Piece of Aerosiderite Piece of Aerosiderite ×1 25 6 150
Hero's Wit Hero's Wit ×1 20 20 400
Mystic Enhancement Ore Mystic Enhancement Ore ×1 10 60 600
Mora Mora ×10,000 20 30 600
Total cost for all items
3,100

Warm Essence

Item Item Warm Essence.png Stock Total
Cost
Festering Dragon Marrow Festering Dragon Marrow ×1 600 1 600
Hero's Wit Hero's Wit ×1 20 20 400
Adventurer's Experience Adventurer's Experience ×1 5 20 100
Mystic Enhancement Ore Mystic Enhancement Ore ×1 10 120 1,200
Mora Mora ×10,000 20 30 600
Total cost for all items
2,900

Miraculous Essence

Item Item Miraculous Essence.png Stock Total
Cost
Festering Dragon Marrow Festering Dragon Marrow ×1 400 2 800
Crown of Insight Crown of Insight ×1 600 1 600
Guide to Freedom Guide to Freedom ×1 20 9 180
Guide to Resistance Guide to Resistance ×1 20 9 180
Guide to Ballad Guide to Ballad ×1 20 9 180
Guide to Prosperity Guide to Prosperity ×1 20 9 180
Guide to Diligence Guide to Diligence ×1 20 9 180
Guide to Gold Guide to Gold ×1 20 9 180
Hero's Wit Hero's Wit ×1 12 20 240
Mora Mora ×10,000 12 30 360
Total cost for all items
3,080

Battle Pass Missions

This event added additional "This BP Period" Battle Pass missions to the Mountaineer's Endurance Pass. The Battle Pass EXP (BP EXP) obtained from these missions do not count towards the weekly experience limit of 10,000 BP EXP.

Task Battle Pass EXP BP EXP
[Event] Complete the Frostborn Miracle challenge within 300 seconds 2,250
[Event] Refine Festering Desire to level 3 1,500

Total Rewards

Item Mora.png 1,340,000 Mora

Change History

Released in Version 1.2
Version 1.2
  • December 31, 2020 - Fixes an issue in Act IV whereby hitting the Cryo Regisvine using Scarlet Quartz 10 times and losing the battle without exiting Co-Op Mode or re-logging into the game causes the challenge "Hit the Cryo Regisvine 10 times using Scarlet Quartzes in one Frostborn Miracle challenge round" to become incompletable.
  • December 31, 2020 - Fixes errors in the Vietnamese description of "Draconic Pilgrimage."
  • December 27, 2020 - Fixes an issue whereby some Travelers were unable to collect Glimmering Essence after completing "Testing Grounds" in the second chapter of the event.
  • December 23, 2020 - The Chalk Prince and the Dragon was released.
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