Cabal Online – Episode 31 – Stellar Link – The better patch notes

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Well, we got the update here in Cabal EU/NA/BR as the first foreign server to get the update. However, the quality of the patch notes is totally out of the expectation. So let me help you going through all of contents in the Episode 31: Stellar Link update.

Let’s take a look at the list of changes and additions that we have in Episode 31~

  • Drop Improvement
  • World Ruler Boss
  • Field Boss
  • Dungeon Limit
  • Dungeon Improvement
  • Legend Arena
  • Dungeon Boss Collection
  • Luminous Fragment
  • Stellar Link
  • Secret Shop
  • Arcana Upgrade Limit
  • New & Revise Accessories
  • Change of NPC Price
  • Other Changes and Additions
  • Drop Renewal
  • Dungeon
    • Adjust the drop pool of the dungeon boxes (Treasure Box, Relic Box, Legacy Box, Legendary Box).
    • Adjust the item grade based on the dungeon difficulty.
    • Decrease the core drop rate.
    • Increase the equipment drop rate.
    • Add “Faded Gem” drop
      • Show the “Faded Gem” in the Dungeon Drop List at the Dungeon UI.
  • DX Dungeon
    • Remove the equipment drop
    • Add items related to Stellar Link system
    • Add “Faded Gem” drop
    • Remove the Normal Item (non-epic) drop from monsters in DX Dungeon. Applicable for:
      • Lava Hellfire, Catacombs Frost, Steamer Crazy, Panic Cave (Easy / Normal/ Hard/ Premium/ Awakening)
      • Hazardous Valley (Easy/ Normal/ Hard)
  • Slightly reduce the drop rate of Essence of Chaos Safeguard dropped by Tempus in Eternal Chaos Arena.
  • Field
    • Revise the drop tables from all monsters in fields.
    • Remove the drops of Weapons / Armours / Epaulettes with low chance from fields between Lakeside – Senillinea.
    • Remove some accessories and Essence Runes drop from fields.
    • Remove Upgrade Core, Force Core drop from fields.
  • Field Boss (not the World Ruler Boss)
    • Change the number of item when defeating Field Boss (was fixed with 03 items for every boss).
    • Remove the non-epic drops.
    • Add sub-epic drops.
    • Slightly increase the chance of drop for Elixir of Luck.
    • Add new drop: Luminous: Sole (related to Stellar Link system)
    • Keep the Bike Part drop.
  • Spawn changes
    • Change the spawn time to 9:30AM and 9:30PM (server time)
    • There is a chance that World Ruler Boss might not be spawned.
    • Change the wait time for spawning from 5 minutes to 2 minutes.
  • Adjust stats of World Ruler Boss
  • Remove the trigger that causes World Ruler Boss heal when their HP reach lower than 66% or 33%.
  • These changes will be applied over the stats changes mentioned in the table above.
    • Remove World Ruler Boss HP Auto Heal.
    • Significantly increased HP.
    • Significantly decreased Attack of World Ruler Boss from Forgotten Ruin and above.
  • Changes of the Rewards Calculation:
    • Remove the Party Contribution.
    • Change the required Personal Contribution.
    • Rewards will be distributed for all players who reached the minimum required Personal Contribution.
    • Ranking is calculated based on the Battle Style.
      • Warrior Rank #1 – Rank #10
      • Dark Mage Rank #1 – Rank #10
    • Details of new Contribution calculation:
  • Ranking Rewards:
    • All players who reached the minimum Personal Contribution will get rewards with Token of Retaliator based on Ranking.
    • Details of Ranking Rewards:
  • Random Rewards based on World Ruler Boss difficulty:
    • Random items will be distributed to players who reached the minimum Personal Contribution.
    • Higher difficulty of World Ruler Boss, better level of reward you can get.
    • Details of rewards based on maps:
  • Rewards will not be distributed if:
    • Player does not reach the minimum Personal Contribution.
    • Player is offline when World Ruler Boss is killed.
    • Player and World Ruler Boss are not in the same map.
    • Timed out and World Ruler Boss still has HP.
  • Increase chance to get Elixir of Luck from World Ruler Boss rewards:
    • Slightly increase the chance to get Elixir of Luck from World Ruler Boss.
    • Decrease the chance to get Life Capsule (Special) – Type A, due to increasing of chance for Elixir of Luck.
  • Adjust the Spawn Time and add the Chance of Spawn:
    • Existing:
      • Frequency: Random duration after the Field Boss got killed.
    • Change:
      • Frequency: Every 4 hours after got killed.
      • Chance of Spawn:
        • At the time of spawn, there is a certain chance that Field Boss will not spawn.
        • This will be determined every time at spawn time.
  • Changes of Stats:
    • Significantly increased HP.
    • Significantly increased Attack Rate / Defense Rate.
    • Slightly increased other Attack / Defense stats.
    • Add Resist Skill Amp., Resist Crit. DMG for all Field Bosses.
  • Drops:
    • Refer to drop renewal section.
  • Number of Entry Limit:
    • Change the Number of Entry Limit for some dungeons.
    • Add the Number of Entry Limit for some dungeon.
    • Details:
  • Number of Entry Limit cannot be charged:
    • Except for the Elite Dungeons, Devil’s Tower, Force Wing Dungeons
  • Dungeon Play Time Limit:
    • Change the group of dungeons which share the Dungeon Play Time.
    • Remove Dungeon Play Time Limit except for certain dungeons.
    • Keep the feature that Dungeon Play Time will not be counted if there is any Blessing Beads with EXP Rate equals or higher than 100%.
    • Details of Dungeon Play Time Limit:
  • Illusion Castle – Radiant Hall:
    • Change the dungeon time to 02 hours.
    • Reduce spawn time of Kevin – Agent of Fire.
    • Reduce the spawn time of Fire Trap spawned by G’ni of Fury and Fire.
  • Chaos Arena Lv. 1 – Lv. 7:
    • Shorten time of waiting between waves.
  • Fixed bug that caused player is out-of-bound in the certain areas of Forgotten Temple B3F.
  • Hazardous Valley (Awakening):
    • Change the time to spawn the Gate before the Orphidia right after killed the key Dorigo monster:
      • Old: 3 sec
      • New: 1 sec
    • Change the time to spawn Orphidia after destroyed the gate:
      • Old: 12 sec
      • New: 6 sec
  • Flame Nest:
    • Change the time of spawning Baphomet at the start of dungeon
      • Old: 2 / 10 / 25 / 40 sec
      • New: 2 / 6 / 10 / 14 sec
  • Increase resist stats of Baldus in Legend Arena:
    • Resist Crit. Rate
    • Resist Crit. DMG
    • Resist Skill Amp.
  • Add new drops from Bosses / Legendary Box in Mission Dungeons:
  • Add new Collections:
  • Add “Luminous Fragment” which is the material item for the “Stellar Link” system.
  • Properties: Luminous Fragment is character bind.
  • Obtain Method: Luminous Fragment can be obtained by extracting armour / weapon with epic
  • Usage:
    • Luminous Fragment is used for buying “Luminous: Selena” from NPC Chloe in Port Lux and Remote Shop
      • Exchange Price: Luminous Fragment 1,000
      • Luminous Selena is character binding.
      • Luminous Selena is material item for the growth system Stellar Link.
  • Number of Luminous Fragment is depended on:
    • Item Grade: Higher grade of item gives more Luminous Fragment (Palladium gives more Luminous Fragment than Osmium).
    • Epic Grade: Higher grade gives more Luminous Fragment (same item grade with 7% Amp gives more Luminous Fragment than item with 4% Amp.)
    • Epic Type: Higher chance to get more Luminous Fragment from item with Epic of Deathblow / Fatal / Amp. / Outrageous
  • Details of chance to get Luminous Fragment
  • Activation Quest: “The Force that Meteor Brings”
    • Required Level: 50 / BS Lv 6
    • NPC: Chloe – Port Lux
    • Required Quest Item: “Grinding Drill”
      • Available from NPC Grocer – Hampric – Port Lux
      • Price: 1,000,000 Alz
  • Main Concepts of “Stellar Link” system
  • “Stellar Link” UI
    • Short Cut: Shift + O
    • Via Menu: Cabal Menu > Stellar Link
  • New Material Item: Luminous: Selena & Luminous: Sole
    • Luminous: Selena
      • Material for doing the Stellar Engraving.
      • Purchasable from NPC Chloe using Luminous Fragment
    • Luminous: Sole
      • Material for doing the Link Conversion
      • Obtainable from Field Bosses and World Ruler Bosses
  • Stellar Link UI
  • Stellar Imprint
    • Stellar Imprint is the process of engraving a Stellar with a Stellar Force – or for easy to understand, it is granting a Force Option for a Stellar slot.
    • To do the Stellar Imprint, you need to select a Stellar slot belong to one of five (5) available lines
    • Slot is opened sequentially, you need to open the one near to the root first, then moving outside.
    • For doing the Stellar Imprint, “Luminous: Selena” will be consumed.
  • Link Conversion
    • Change the Link Type between five (5) available Link Types.
    • Only the selected Stellar slot will be changed based on the selection.
    • Stellar and Stellar Force will not be changed.
    • Material Item “Luminous: Sole” will be consumed for Link Conversion.
  • Stellar & Stellar Force
    • Stellar & Stellar Force stats will be given for each Stellar slot you completed the Stellar Imprint process
    • Stellar and Stellar Force are randomly determined
  • Link Effect
    • If all slots of a line are with the same Link (same colour).
    • Special Effect will be granted for the Link Effect.
    • There are 5 lines, and each line can be with 5 different Links, total we have 25 different Link Effects.
  • Changes of Item List:
    • Some items got changed for the purchasing price and condition.
  • Additions of the “Special Deal”
    • When player purchasing the items in 5 normal slots, there will be a certain chance a “Special Deal” will be activated for purchasing with special items.
  • Add Troglo’s Silver Fruit into the Slot #1 of Rank 4th and 5th of Challenge Mission, able to select.
    • Reduce the chance to get Upgrade Core Set (Low / Medium) due to additions of Troglo’s Silver Fruit.
  • Limit of Chaos Upgrade for Arcana is expanded:
    • Old: Maximum Upgrade: 15
    • New: Maximum Upgrade: 20
    • Target:
      • Arcana of Chaos
      • Arcana of Guardian
      • Arcana of Laws
  • Number of Cores, available outcomes and obtainable Upgrade Point on failure:
  • Stats at 15 and above:
  • Add 2 new Accessories:
    • Defensive Earring +8
    • Amulet of Resist +6
  • Revise Stats “Resist Crit. DMG” of all Amulet of Resist (+1 to +5)
  • Change of Price / Purchasing Condition of some items:
  • Add new “Force Code”
    • PvP All Skill Amp.
    • PvP Sword Skill Amp.
    • PvP Magic Skill Amp.
    • PvP Crit. DMG
  • Update the Character Stats UI
    • Add new Force Codes, except “PvP All Skill Amp.”
    • Rearrange all items with similar attributes together
  • Change related to showing Character Information in Mission War:
    • Character of the opposite nation name will be displayed with a string of 8-10 random numbers.
      • Old: The string is fixed per player account.
      • New: The string will be generated randomly every time character entered Mission War.
    • Guild Name and Title of the character of the opposite nation will not be displayed.
      • Bringer and Guardian Titles will be displayed as usual.
  • Allow to upgrade on the Chaos Seal Stone:
    • Change that player can upgrade the Chaos Seal Stone.
      • But the empty Chaos Seal Stone will not be able to upgrade.
    • Required Materials (Chaos Core, Safeguard) and Success/Failure Rate are the same as upgrading the Chaos Upgrade in the item.
    • Chaos Seal Stone will be destroyed in case of failure.
      • If the Chaos Safeguard is available, and upgrade is failed. The Chaos Seal Stone will be preserved with the Chaos Upgrade stats.
      • If the Chaos Safeguard is not available, and upgrade is failed. The Chaos Seal Stone will be destroyed.

That’s all! It’s kinda long and exhausting work for preparing this patch notes, but as long as it helps you – CABAL player – then it’s OK for me!

Cheers~

Wormy/

3 comments

  1. Episode 31 is online in Playpark Cabal Philippines, is it normal that the premium dx mobs doesnt drop cores anymore or is it a bug? I thought only equipments was removed?

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