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Friday Grab Bag - 10/23/2020

Posted by Community | 2020 Oct 23 14:45 -0400 GMT
Welcome to the Grab Bag!

Reminder! For the day before, of, and after Halloween itself, costume potions will work in the frontiers! I hope everyone has their RvR costumes planned :) 


Thanks, as always, to everyone for your questions! You can submit any questions relating to current development plans, to request clarification on basic game mechanic questions, or questions on community issues through the Grab Bag Submission form. For any other feedback or suggestions please use our feedback form.

Continue reading for the questions! 

Friday Grab Bag - 10/09/2020

Posted by Community | 2020 Oct 09 17:12 -0400 GMT
Time for the Grab Bag!

October is choc full of events! Bonuses, costumes, trophies, pumpkins, and all things spooky with our 19th anniversary celebrations and Halloween event - make sure you don't miss out! :)


Thanks, as always, to everyone for your questions! You can submit any questions relating to current development plans, to request clarification on basic game mechanic questions, or questions on community issues through the Grab Bag Submission form. For any other feedback or suggestions please use our feedback form.

Continue reading for the questions! 

Friday Grab Bag - 09/25/2020

Posted by Community | 2020 Sep 25 15:26 -0400 GMT
Welcome to another edition of the Grab Bag!

As it's almost October, and October is DAoC's birthday month, keep your eyes glued to the Herald later today for news on our anniversary celebrations! :)


Thanks, as always, to everyone for your questions! You can submit any questions relating to current development plans, to request clarification on basic game mechanic questions, or questions on community issues through the Grab Bag Submission form. For any other feedback or suggestions please use our feedback form.

Continue reading for the questions! 

Friday Grab Bag - 09/11/2020

Posted by Community | 2020 Sep 11 11:52 -0400 GMT
Time for the Grab Bag!

Have you seen our August newsletter? Make sure you check it out including giving your vote on the favorite Midgard class poll!

Thanks, as always, to everyone for your questions! You can submit any questions relating to current development plans, to request clarification on basic game mechanic questions, or questions on community issues through the Grab Bag Submission form. For any other feedback or suggestions please use our feedback form.

Continue on for the questions! 

Live Client Update and Bonus Extension

Posted by John Thornhill | 2020 Sep 09 16:29 -0400 GMT

Client Update


  • Players should no longer be experiencing the recurring client disconnects.
  • Connection error reporting has changed.
    • Users will now see standard Windows socket error codes for any remaining disconnects other than standard link-deads.
    • If you experience consistent disconnections in the future, and you've already checked your local PC, network and Internet connection, please notify us in the Bug-Reports channel of our official Discord and include the full error text shown, including any error numbers.
If players are currently in-game they should logout to re-run the patcher to receive these fixes.

Labor Day Weekend Bonuses


Bonuses have been extended until Tuesday, September 15th as an appreciation for your patience while this matter was addressed.

We are also planning on fixing the following issues with the next server downtime as early as next week:

  • Delayed group-based updates for health, status effect, and buffs.
  • Improving Market Explorer search results speeds.
  • Market Explorer results closing when clicking through pages.
  • Max Price properly filtering Market Explorer results.
  • Anonymous flagged players erroneously appearing in the guild /social window.
  • Instruments equipping into the two-hand slot when using drag and drop to equip.
    • Developer's Note: Instruments can currently be equipped into this slot using the shift+right-click shortcut.
  • /Bonuses window displaying resistances.
  • Guild House Recall stones working outside the housing region.
  • And more!
Thank you to all who have and are continuing to submit feedback and reporting issues to us!

Friday Grab Bag - 08/28/2020

Posted by Community | 2020 Aug 28 12:39 -0400 GMT
It's a wet and windy Grab Bag this week! 

Our August newsletter goes out soon so make sure you are signed up to get the latest DAoC news direct to your inbox :)

RamikOaken's amazing generosity continues with a 10 hour DAoC Charity Stream today supporting http://GamersOutreach.org a charity that provides equipment, technology, and software to help kids cope with treatment while in hospital. Ramik will be jumping between realms, soloing, grouping & zerging, with special guests and giveaways! Tune in to Ramik from 1PM EST/7PM CET on his Twitch channel.

Thanks, as always, to everyone for your questions! You can submit any questions relating to current development plans, to request clarification on basic game mechanic questions, or questions on community issues through the Grab Bag Submission form. For any other feedback or suggestions please use our feedback form.

Read on for the questions :)

Emergency Server Maintenance - Ywain

Posted by John Thornhill | 2020 Aug 25 08:32 -0400 GMT

Update 10:00 AM EST / 3:00 PM GMT: The Ywain server is up, thank you for your patience!

The Ywain server is coming down now to perform emergency server maintenance to fix an issue accessing some battleground and housing regions.

This downtime should be completed in under 2 hours.

We appreciate your patience and understanding as we resolve this matter!

Friday Grab Bag - 08/14/2020

Posted by Community | 2020 Aug 14 11:58 -0400 GMT
The Grab Bag is here with your questions and our answers!

Hope you're all planning on hopping over to Pendragon to check out and try our latest changes in the Patch 1.127b update! :)

Thanks, as always, to everyone for your questions! You can submit any questions relating to current development plans, to request clarification on basic game mechanic questions, or questions on community issues through the Grab Bag Submission form. For any other feedback or suggestions please use our feedback form.

On to the questions! 

1.127 Pendragon Test Server Hot Fix#1 and Patch Update

Posted by John Thornhill | 2020 Aug 13 16:16 -0400 GMT
Feedback and replies on testing has been amazing, thank you all for taking the time and sending in your thoughts and trying things out on Pendragon.

We're aware of and working on the following issues on Pendragon that will be fixed in the next test server's downtime:

  • Allowances for the new Ground-Target system in crowded areas.
  • Market Explorer search issues with the match all bonus option.
  • The /housefriend command not functioning properly.
  • Siege weapons colliding with other siege weapons.
  • Issues with equipping One-handers into the Two-hand slot.
  • Bodyguard's radius not matching the Battlemaster styles' interrupt radius.
In the meantime, please enjoy the notes below!


Friday Grab Bag - 07/31/2020

Posted by Community | 2020 Jul 31 14:07 -0400 GMT
It's a patch week Grab Bag!

Don't forget to check out the full 1.127 patch notes and pop on our Pendragon test server to try them out :)

Thanks, as always, to everyone for your questions! You can submit any questions relating to current development plans, to request clarification on basic game mechanic questions, or questions on community issues through the Grab Bag Submission form. For any other feedback or suggestions please use our feedback form.

Onward to the questions! 

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