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I would strongly advise to first read the general information page, the frequently asked questions page and the (you should already have read this) server rules.

This is the official Pw Frostburn guide for beginners. If you are having a hard time finding what to do, how to level, or how everything works in general, you have come to the right place.

I will try to get this guide to be as concise and useful as possible, so you don’t need to read a thousand pages and can jump straight into the game.

Without further ado, let’s begin!

External resources

Some very important and basic resources that every player should know and use to get quick answers:

Link: As its name implies, it is the most complete database for almost everything in Perfect World. You can look for quests, items, mobs, bosses, locations, etc.

Link: Here you can find a lot of useful information about the game (fashion, mounts, caves, etc) but its most useful feature might be the skill simulator where you can see all the details from every skill of every class in the game.

Link: A simple table where you can quickly look for every drop from every boss in Twilight Temple.

Link: A very similar site to PwWiki (which usually doesn’t work well). You can find lots of guides and general information about the game, classes, caves, etc.

Link: Another Perfect World related wiki page, with loads of guides and information.

Link: Yet another wiki/guides page

Link: An extremely complete calculator for characters builds. You can simulate different builds, or try different gears, weapons, etc.

Link: A set of web tools that are useful to run simulations and calculations about your character, gear, etc.

Starting Up!

Starting up you will be spawned in the Celestial Vale.

Don’t worry, you won’t be here long.

Lets get started!

Voting not only helps the Server get noticed, it also helps you out!

Before you create your new Character, Head to our Webpage and Vote using the Userpanel.

Voting gives you 80 Gold once completed. Once your done creating your character your Gold should already be in your Boutique tab (O).

Players can now level quickly to 101. This includes your Rebirths!

To start leveling, simply start killing the Star SpiritsOutside of Heroes’Terrace. (336, 521), (329, 534), (320, 534).

Keep tabs on your Unique Rewards Chest! Each level you’ll get rewards to help you on your Journey. Including your Rebirth Stones!

Once you get to Lv101 the first time, You will get Special Teleport stones. One for 1k Streams & another for North Arch District.

Use the North District stone & go to the Rebirth NPC. Master of Cycles( 564, 675) Once you rebirth the first time. You will be sent to your hometown of your class. Speak to the Teleport Master in front of you and go to “Quest Related” and Teleport back into the Celestial Vale.

Rinse & Repeat with the Star Spirits for your First & Second Rebirth!

We recommend you level your Ancient Tome first before your actual character. You will gain more EXP this way. Hyper Stones can be crafted through the Frostburn Merchant! Or you can purchase Hypers from the Boutique along side Training Esotericas.

To Level your Ancient Tome, Enter the Character Menu (C).  Select Ancient Tome, look at the bottom right of the book, Click on Summon. The Demon will awaken and it will start gaining EXP through kills, quest etc.

The best way to Level is by doing Rancor events, Phoenix Valley or Invasions. Check out our 24/7 Event Schedules here- Event Schedules

Players can now start out at First fairy (Demon or Sage)

To do so, you need to speak to the Frostburn Merchant, Go to Quest Related. Look for the Gold quest that says Cultivation. You have to take it a few times, Make sure to choose your Cultivation carefully! Otherwise you will have to spend Gold or Frostburn tokens to change later on.

In order to get your Second & Third fairy, You can buy the Cultivation Insignia from the Boutique (O) or simply Craft them at the Frostburn Merchant under the Upgrade Tab using Frostburn Tokens.

Once your reach Lv101 your Unique Reward chest will give you various items to craft your Rank9 Gear, Starter ornaments and other useful items.

You will also receive 3 Shadow Box items that when clicked will let you choose your class Shadow Gear. This is a special kind of gear which was introduced in Frostburn 2.1 (version 211) and its special in that is not permanent. You can find more info about the Shadow gear by clicking here.

You can utilize your Shadow Sets to help you farm your permanent sets. R9r3

Molds can be farmed in various ways. The main way is through Lunar or Warsong City. Molds have been made tradeable on Frostburn!

To find out in detail on where to get specific items. Go here! > Where can I get this?

Boundary break pills are still in the Boutique. Prices have been greatly reduced. Do the quest from General Summers (521, 629) to get access to the Primal World. Once you get in primal, follow the Quest until you reach your First Boundary.

Use the Boundary break pills from the Boutique to max out your Boundary. This will increase your characters Spirit stat. Giving you more defenses in PvE & PvP.

Arcane Sky -> Mirage Sky -> Astral Sky -> Shifting Sky X

Helm: Crown of Madness is available, Check out the “Where can I get this?” Guide to see where you can get the Gold Snake Cloths! You will require your starter Helm given by the Unique Rewards to craft into the Crown of Madness!

Robe: The Wings of Ascension is now available. You will require your starter robe to craft into it. You may keep your Matchless wings as another gear option, or also craft the Heaven Ravager at the Ascension Forge. Other Robe options are Available at the Contemplation Forge.

Belt: Since R9R3 is your main set, The end-game belt will be part of your classes R9 set. Simply craft the upgraded one at the Peerless Forge in Lunar or Warsong City once you obtain the proper Mold.

Necklace: Badge of the Cube: Defiance (Physical & Magical G16) is now available at the Ascension Forge. Simply craft Seals of War and craft Cube of Fate stamps at the Contemplation forge. You can get a abundance of Supply tokens at the Frostburn Merchant for Frostburn Tokens.

Rings: Your rings will be the final cast of your classes Rank 9 ring. Simply craft it at the Ascension Forge(549, 675). Your secondary rings can be Mortal Slaughter, Solar Manifestation or Moon’s Embrace & Star’s Destiny.

Tome: Your final tome will be the Emperors Tome. You will require your starter tome to craft into the Dominance tome and then into Emperors.

You can Purchase Tier 7 Orbs in the Boutique for gold!

You require 54 Orbs for each Portal.

Set bonuses have been disabled so players can mix and match their S cards for their own personalized stating. S cards can still be leveled. Cards can now be traded or dropped freely.

You can Purchase War Avatar card packs at the Frostburn Merchant! Check out the Upgrade tab.

Make sure you hover your mouse to read the description! Row 2 is the ones you want to craft to get your S cards. Row 1 is meant to level your cards. (The Cheaper boxes)

Meridian and Titles can be maxed and completed through our new User Panel!

This option is Free! Make sure you’re completely logged out of the game, including the character select screen! Log into the User Panel like you’re gonna vote. Simply choose the two options on the top “Max out Meridian” “Max out titles” You will only need to do this once per characters. Once its complete you can log back in!

Frostburn Merchant

The Frostburn Merchant is a special NPC that governs major cities in Frostburn. You can get various “Kill Order Quest” from him, Turn in your Frostburn Tokens(FBT) for basic to advanced necessities, or convert your Ice Shards(IS’s)/Fire shards(FS’s) & Blood shards(BS’s) into FBT.

Simply speak to the Frostburn Merchant and click on “Fire and Ice” You will see these tabs. All items from the Frostburn merchant will cost FBT.

Note: The Frostburn Merchant will be constantly changing, Items will be added, tabs could be removed. The Guide will be updated if such changes occur.

You can craft various gear shards for your gear using FBT on this tab. You can also craft Flowing Crystal Packs on this tab so you can use the Soulgem conversion option at the Boutique Agent.

You can purchase various items to help upgrade your S cards, Sockets on gear, Star chart items, Vitae pills and even the Cultivation Insignia for FBT.

The Veno tab allows you to craft the items for your legendary pets. (Harpy,Monkey, Herc, Nix). You can also craft Pet food & Feral Soul Stars.

The combat tab allows you to craft essential items for combat:

Charms, Lost Amulets, Dumplings & Yuanxio’s, Revelation potions, Hyper EXP stones.

Archers can even craft their special Ammunition.

This tab has items that you can use for general needs. (Skills, perfect stones etc) You can now Craft the Head Bounty Contract here!

The Exchange tab is where you transfer your Fire, Ice & Blood shards into FBT. You can also craft Supply Tokens , Big Notes and other items!

You can Craft Custom Titles here! More will be added in the future. They will give stats and only last 24hrs!

Frostburn Currencies!

Frostburn has various currencies. Here’s a general break down!

★Item Legend:

  • Frostburn Tokens (FBT)
  • Fire Shards (FS)
  • Ice Shards (IS)
  • Blood Shards (BS)

Frostburn Tokens (FBT): are Frostburn’s main currency in-game. FBT can be used in various ways through the Frostburn Merchant NPC, Or they can be used to purchase things from other players in the community.

FBT can be farmed in various of ways. Through multiple instances, Staff Events & Automated Events.

Fire Shards (FS): FS’s can be farmed in specific areas of the main map.  

Rotflesh Trench (527,116), Shadow Tide Camp (578, 109) and Nightscream Island (675, 362).

FS’s can be traded at the Frostburn Merchant (FBM) for a great amount of FBT.

Blood Shards (BS): Blood Shards can be farmed in most areas that drop Fire Shards (FS). Blood Shards will give you more FBT at the Frostburn Merchant. However they will Drop up death.

Ice Shards (IS): IS’s can be farmed in PvE designated zones. Currently this is Lothranis & Momaganon.

You can only farm for a Maximum of 5hrs in Heaven or Hell due to Earning Times.

Here are the locations you can farm in Heaven & Hell:

Please remember to adjust your Auto Cultivation (CTRL+ F12) to 300 Minutes (5hrs) maximum for Heaven and Hell Farming.

Note: These areas may be extended at a later time. Always keep tabs on the Patch Notes!

For a more in depth guide on where to find FBT or other materials look at this Guide! >

Class Modifications

With thorough testing we have made some minor modifications to some classes Gears, Weapon or Skills.

All the changes we made is to ensure a “Balanced game play” as close as we possibly can.

This is to give you, the players the best possible experience we can achieve.

Please understand, each class has its own Pro’s & Con’s. That is be beauty of completely learning and mastering a certain class that you play.
All the edits that have been made will not hinder the class in any way, or make them “useless”

Note: Edits may or may not be permanent. We will constantly be observing the Servers status and where its headed. If required, we will change things to fit our Servers needs.

Arcanes have been given bonus channel based on their class sets.

  • Wiz, Cleric, Mystic: Addon added -12%
  • Veno, Stormbringer, Psychic: Addon added -10%

Skill modifications:

  • Blinding Blaze: Removed chi cost.
  • All Elemental Masteries: Damage increased by 10%.
  • Morning Dew: Channeling reduced from 4.5 seconds to 3.5 seconds.

The final cast of the Rank 9 belt (Divine Belt) has been made refinable for a boost of Pdef only.

Each piece of the Divine set will give clerics +1200 MP to help with the Plume Shell mana drain in PvP Combat.

The final cast of the Mystics Rank 9 Belt (Reincarnation Belt) has been made refinable for a boost of Pdef only.

Skill Modifications:

  • Vital Herb: Boosted its Hp/Defenses and reduced its chi cost to 25.
  • Craglord: Hp/Defenses/Damage increased significantly.
  • Healing Herb: Boosted Hp/Defenses and Heal significantly.

The final cast of the Psychics Rank 9 Belt (Apotheosis Belt) has been made refinable for a boost of Pdef only.

This has slightly boosted psychic Soulforce as well.

Skill ModificationsSome Psychic skills have been adjusted and boosted.

  • Soul of Silence has been made Self-cast only.
  • Earth Vector (Sage/Demon): Increased weapon damage from 100% to 200%.
  • Sand Flood: Reduced Chi cost from 30 to 15.
  • Shroud of Shadows: Reduced Chi cost from 300 to 200 and increased effect by 1 second (5-9 -> 6-10)
  • Stone Smasher: Increased radius from 8 to 12 meters and increased the debuff effect from 30% to 50%. Also Increased weapon damage from 400% to 500%.
  • Psionic Link: Reduced Chi Cost from 200 to 100.
  •  Red Tide: Increased radius from 8 to 12 meters. Increased weapon damage from 200% to 500% and increased bleed chance from 80% to 100%.

Veno Pets have been greatly boosted. This means their HP, Defenses & Damage.

Weapon Modifications: Their Weapon damage has been adjusted.

Weapon ModificationWeapon damage has been adjusted.

Skill Modifications:

  • Divine Moonlight: Cooldown has been increased to 25seconds.
  • ΣQuadrature: Reduced weapon damage from 550% to 400%. Increase Damage taken effect time reduced from 5 to 4 seconds & effect reduced from 50% to 30%. Pdef reduction effect: Time reduced from 7 to 6 seconds & effect reduced from 100% to 70%. Channeling reduction effect: reduced from 7 seconds to 6 seconds.

Gear Modifications: Archers have been given new Ammunition. This can be crafted at the Frostburn Merchant. Archer Gear set now gives bonus Defenses.

Archers now can craft 2 new weapons for their R9R3 sets. Crossbow (For channeling) and Slingshot(For APS).

Skill Modifications

  • Blessing of the Condor: Increased duration from 10 to 20 seconds.

Weapon Modification: Weapon damage has been adjusted.

Skill Modifications

  • Chill of the Deep: Can now only be learned up to its Sage/Demon book.

Gear Set Modification: BM’s have been given more accuracy.  They can now craft their other r9r3 weapons (Blade, Spear, Fist)

Gear Set Modifications: Seekers have been given more accuracy.

Skill Modifications:

  • Angels of Justice: Increased their survivability.

Gear Modification: Barbs were given more accuracy.

Skill Modifications:

  • Axe and Hammer Mastery: Reduced damage increase by 15%
  • ΦMighty Swing: Increased cooldown from 5 to 7 seconds
  • ΩMighty Swing: Increased cooldown from 6 to 8 seconds