Glossary for terms in game

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Glossary for terms in game

Postby Trinity » 2014-12-02- 7:58

LAST UPDATED- December 5, 2014

Aetheria- This is the planet on which the game takes place.

Altar- This building is where a player can sacrifice a minion to another minion to have it gain experience.

Blacksmith- This building is where a player can craft weapons and metal armor from bars.

Castle- This is the main building in a players town. Various things can be researched here such as flags for buildings, reduced building/research cost and time, increased town experience gain and also reduce the amount of time it takes to build and upgrade buildings.

Craft Hall- Used to combine different crafting components into items. You will need a recipe to create an item here.

Cusp Den- This building is used to convert chips into ivory, which is used to make helmets and ivory armor.

Dominion- One of the two factions found on Aetheria. The races that belong to the Dominion are humans, halflings, elves, venerai and angels. The Dominion revere Order's might, and believe that trading innovation for the threat of stagnation is acceptable as long as safety and stability reign. They also believe in regulation, rules, and taxes. They despise destruction and disorder, traits that are invariably paired with Chaos.

Discord- One of the two factions found on Aetheria. The races that belong to the Discord are orc, goblin, skath, ogre and demons. The Discord believe that Chaos brings life, innovation, change - and ultimately, evolution. In their eyes, the Dominion are desperate children clinging to Order, afraid to embrace the potential of disorder.

Energy- This is what allows a player to go out on quest with their minions. Embarking on a quest cost Energy. Energy refreshes over time naturally and is represented on the main screen with green color and a lightning bolt symbol.

Flag- A player can assign a flag on up to 5 buildings in their town for various bonuses. The ability to assign a flag to a building must first be researched in the Castle.

Forge- This building is used to convert ore into bars, which are used to make weapons and metal armors.

Gold- This is the basic currency in game. This can be used to purchase buildings, upgrades and items in the store. Gold can be found through out the land of Aetheria by completing instances and slaying monsters.

Guild- This is a collection of other like minding people that get together to socialize and can do things greater than just on their own. Any Immortal can start their own guild after reaching level 5. The maximum number of players that can be in a guild is 25.

Guild Hall- This is the main building for the guild town. Various things can be researched here such as flags for buildings, reduced building/research cost and time, increased town experience gain and also reduce the amount of time it takes to build and upgrade buildings. The level of this building also dictates the maximum number of players that can join the guild.

House- The level of this building dictates the number of minions a player can own.

Immortal- This is you. :D Anytime you gain experience in the game it goes to your immortal. Your immortal will level up as you gain more experience, earning talent points which can be spent in your "talent" area of your immortal profile.

Immortal Portrait- This is the picture that represents the player's Immortal character. The portraits give various bonuses to a player.

Ivoryworks- This building is where a player can craft helmets and ivory armor from ivory.

Leather Shop- This building is where a player can craft pouches and leather armors from sheets.

News- This is where a player can view the current news banners.

PvP- This is player versus player. A player can battle another player in the opposing faction for duel points, which can be spent to buy items in the pvp store. Duel points also determine a players PvP rank/title.

Quest- This is where a player can control one of their minions to adventure in either with a party or alone. Grouping with others give you extra bonuses and makes it easier.

Rage- This is what allows a player to take part in Player vs. Player. Each PvP battle cost Rage. Rage refreshes over time naturally and is represented on the main screen with a purple color and a sword symbol.

Runes- This is the premium currency in game, which can used to speed up building times, buy limited time offers and chests. There are also many other things that you can use Runes for.

Shop- This is where a player can purchase premium and in game currency items. You can also purchase buildings for your town here.

Shrine- This building allows a player to collect daily tribute and get free items.

Skills- These allow a player to customize their minions based on their play style. Each class and race has their own unique skill tree. As your minion levels up they will gain more skill points to distribute.

Skirmish- This is one on one Player vs. Player against members of your own faction for practice. Skirmish does not cost any stamina or energy.

Stamina- This is what allows a player to take part in a Raid. Each raid cost Stamina. Stamina refreshes over time naturally and is represented on the main screen with yellow color and a flame symbol.

Stone- Stone is used to purchase buildings and upgrades. Stone can be found throughout the land of Aetheria by completing instances and slaying monsters.

Talents- These allow a player to customize their immortal based on your play style. There are 3 different categories for talents.
-Minion- These talents affect the minions a player owns in various ways.
-Domain- These talents affect a player's town in various ways.
-Spirit- These talents affect a player's immortal to gain various skills which can reduce your Energy, Stamina and Rage timer, or skills in which can aid you in battle.
As your immortal levels up they will gain more talent points to distribute. There are diminishing returns for each consecutive point spent in the same talent.

Tavern- This building is where a player can recruit minions.

Tailor- This building is where a player can craft cloaks from cloth and cloth armor from bolts of cloth.

Tanner- This building is used to convert strips into sheets which are used to make leather armors and pouches.

Warehouse- This building is where all your equipment and other items are stored. The maximum number of items you can store at one time is dictated by the level of this building.

Weaver- This building is used to convert patches to bolts, which are used to make cloaks and cloth armors.

Worker- A player can assign a minion as a worker to a building for various bonuses.
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