August 2016

BnS Gold

BnS Gold: 4 Man Desolate Tomb Catch Up System

It’s been quite some time now that NCSoft’s been dropping catch-up events to help other players gear up more and catch up for end game, making Blade and Soul less of a grindy game. It’s similar to how TERA was made to be more western-friendly compared to its Asian counterpart. This also helps a lot of new players getting into the game without being daunted by the massive amount of gear progression required simply to be eligible for basic end game activities. BUT it may be a bit unfair for older and more experienced players as they get nothing much…

Announcement

BnS Gold: Costume Design Winner Announced!

The costume designing contest for Blade and Soul has recently come to a close and the winner has been announced! BnS gold swagger! It is revealed that user Yin Kuoi is the winner of this contest with, not one, but two costume designs for male and female bodies. This may have ultimately been the reason why this entry won as every other entry were only for a single gender or designed for both. It was Yin Kuoi who, not only kept the design feel well within the lore of Blade and Soul, but painstakingly designed two distinct and stunning outfits. BnS…

Blade and Soul

BnS Gold: AP Requirements – Strict or Not?

In a certain reddit post brought to our attention by a player who was publicly flamed on general chat, AP requirements in Blade and Soul are a huge thing that most players fuss over. Now, while I respect the right of people choosing who they want to run with, I don’t really subscribe to the idea of the stringent AP requirement for instances as anybody with half a brain can definitely take on the content of the game with the minimum requirements. BnS Gold: The Situation “Now let me start this off with this basic disclaimer: I do not look…

Blade and Soul

Blade and Soul Gold: NCSoft has Done a Lot

NCSoft’s gotten a bad rap for these past couple of months that Blade and Soul’s been kicking it in the western territories. NCSoft this, NCSoft that; the list of complaints just go on and on. If it’s not the deflation of items for their Blade and Soul gold pricing, it’s some allegedly game-breaking “bug” that people can’t stomach. But one redditor points out that they all aren’t too bad as they’ve done a lot in the past to help the game, and community, thrive. A few of those points are outlined below: Blade and Soul Gold: NCSoft’s Achievements Thus Far…