The present Albion On-line guild PvP season will quickly be coming to an finish and Sandbox Interactive is gearing up for the beginning of Season 17 with a preview of what’s to return. Of serious observe is a significant change to how Crystal Enviornment rankings will probably be dealt with beginning within the subsequent season.
As an alternative of a full reset to rankings, you’ll solely partially rank down when the season begins and can get to rank up from there. A Crystal-ranked participant, for instance, will begin the season at Silver I. All rewards skipped above the brand new rating will probably be out there by means of the in-game mail. Additional ranks can even be added between current ones (i.e. Iron III, Iron IV, and many others.). The factors wanted to advance by means of the foremost ranks will stay the identical however you’ll get to say further reward chests as you’re employed your means up the rankings.
Headquarters Boosters can even be eliminated as end-of-season rewards and can as a substitute be mechanically awarded to all guilds in the beginning of the season. Guilds, nevertheless, will nonetheless want to succeed in the required season factors to make use of the booster which can even set off a 90-day cooldown from Season 17 and onwards. “These adjustments ought to make it a lot simpler for brand new guilds to ascertain a Headquarters Hideout within the Outlands,” mentioned Sandbox Interactive.
Different noteworthy adjustments embrace improved loot for big open-world chests and a discount within the time it takes to unlock a small open-world chest from 5 seconds to a few. Gamers can even have the ability to instantly enter a brand new Corrupted Dungeon or exit out into the open world after they’ve defeated one other participant or are banished from the dungeon. Gamers can even have to be a member of a qualifying guild for a minimum of 75% of the season to have the ability to declare guild rewards.
Season 17 formally kicks off on September 17th. Within the meantime, you’ll be able to brush up on what’s new within the upcoming season on the Albion On-line official web site. Surprisingly, Robin Henkys and his cozy director’s sofa are nowhere to be seen.