Camelot Herald - April 2017

Events and Features


Come back to Camelot Campaign

It's easier than ever to Come Back to Camelot as returning players now get several rewards to help them quickly get up to speed including a new suit of competitive gear, a cache of bounty points, champion level experience, and much more! 

We are offering returning players 30 FREE days to come back and explore, experience, and join the Realm vs Realm struggle! In order to participate, simply visit the Account Center, login, and re-subscribe; the free 30 days will be automatically applied to the account. This offer is only valid from April 24th through May 22nd, 2017 to accounts that have been inactive for at least 60 days and are in good standing.


Ghost Keep Event

A ghostly incursion has begun in the Frontiers! Which realm will bring forth their ghostly ancestors the most!? Earn the Ghostly Medal of Valor as well as realm point bonuses by proving your worth and participating in the event!




Rites of Spring Event 

Springtime is here again, and with the warmth and renewed bloom of the landscape an ancient menace returns! The deceptively cuddly Harbinger of Spring has found its way onto Ellan Vannin. The Kings of the Realms have placed a bounty on this beast for any who wish to drive the menace out of their lands and to collect the coveted Gem of the Harbinger!


A Dragon's Curse Campaign

Trouble is stirring in Dartmoor, Malmohus, and Sheeroe Hills again. Come back to get a head start on this massive campaign that will continue throughout the year! 


Traveling Merchants and RvR Bonuses

Need to stock up on some loot? The Traveling Merchants will have just what you need! Also, enjoy a hefty serving of realm point, bounty point, experience, and crafting bonuses for the entire month! 


Class and RvR Improvements

Come back and check out the newly revamped Necromancer class and experience the Enchanter, Spiritmaster, Cabalist, Bonedancer, and Animist pet improvements! Experience RvR updates with new tower locations, new objectives, and the return of Caer Benowyc, Bledmeer Faste, and Dun Crimthainn as normal keeps. New RvR bonuses like the dynamic population, keep ownership, keep capture, and relic capture bonuses await champions of their realms! 



Client Updates

Several quality of life changes have recently been introduced to the game client! Improved mouse functionality and sensitivity, borderless windowed modes,  ALT/CTRL/SHIFT modifier key + movement functionality, and more!


DAoC Swag

Be sure to check out the official DAoC store for all your DAoC loot! If you can imagine it, it probably has your favorite knot or realm logo on it!


Upcoming Changes



Class, Item, and RvR improvements

Patch 1.123 will be introducing several requested class and item-ability changes! Cave Shaman, Nature Druids, and Smite Clerics will be receiving a large focus as well as general improvements to the Skald and Minstrel classes and melee improvements to several hybrid classes! Finally, we'll adjusting many item /use and proc abilities to shift the focus of combat back to class and realm abilities!

Brand new "ruined" areas will be introduced as hot-spots for solo and small group action now that the "ruined" keeps of Caer Benowyc, Bledmeer Faste, and Dun Crimthainn have been restored to their glory! We'll also be introducing new objectives to conquer in the battlegrounds and streamlining the existing RvR quests to better focus action around certain areas along with introducing some brand new quests! 


MTX Launch

We're very excited to announce the launch of Dark Age of Camelot's first foray into micro-transactions! With patch 1.123, there will be a brand new mount for sale and the plan going forward will be to only introduce cosmetic items and quality of life features such as race, gender, and name respecs!


Returning to the Game
Returning to the game is as easy as ever! Follow the instructions and videos below and you'll be up and running in no time!

Beginner's Guide                                             Returning Player's Guide

Account Recovery                                                                       Update Payment       

Character Transfers