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Here are some brief descriptions of the character classes.  Follow the links to their individual pages for more in-depth tips and suggested strategies!
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{| border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="4" style="border-collapse: collapse;" class
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|- style="background-color: #EEEEEE"
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! colspan="2" | Class
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! Special Features
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!Suggested Races
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!Unlock
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|-
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| colspan="5" | <center><b>Tier 1 Classes</b></center>
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|-
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| [[Full:Fighter|Fighter]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroBase.png|25px|link=Full:Fighter]]
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|INSTINCTS: Monsters of an equal or lower level always have their location revealed<br/>VETERAN: Fighters earn 1 extra experience on any monster kill, 10% less exp required to level<br/>PIT DOG: Dungeon runs start with 1 level of standard Death Protection on the character
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| Any
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| Level 1 Guild
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|-
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| [[Full:Thief|Thief]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroThief.png|25px|link=Full:Thief]]
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| STABBER: Deal an extra 30% damage on the first attack against any new monster<br/>HOARDER: +33% more items on dungeon maps<br/>SURVIVOR: All health/mana potions restore both health AND mana
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| Halfling, Gnome
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| Level 1 Thief Den
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|-
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|[[Full:Priest|Priest]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroPriest.png|25px|link=Full:Priest]]
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| GOOD HEALTH: An extra 3 health is gained per level<br/>GOOD DRINK: Health potions are now 100% effective<br/>GOOD GOLLY: Physical damage against undead is +100%
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| Dwarf, Halfling, Orc
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| Level 1 Church
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|-
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| [[Full:Wizard|Wizard]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroWizard.png|25px|link=Full:Wizard]]
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| MAGIC SENSE: Can see all locations of all glyphs from the start<br/>MAGIC AFFINITY: Skills cost -1 mana, -25% starting attack bonus<br/>MAGIC ATTUNEMENT: Spawns with fireball glyph, all glyphs are small items
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| Human, Elf, Gnome, Orc
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| Level 1 Mage Tower
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|-
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| colspan="5" | <center><b>Tier 2 Classes</b></center>
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|-
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| [[Full:Berserker|Berserker]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroBerserker.png|25px|link=Full:Berserker]]
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| BLOODLUST: Deals an extra 30% damage on normal attacks against higher-level foes<br/>SPELLKILL: +50% starting magic resistance<br/>MAGESLAY: All glyph-activated abilities cost an extra 2 mana, but starting attack bonus is +30%
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| Human, Orc
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| Level 2 Guild
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|-
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| [[Full:Rogue|Rogue]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroRogue.png|25px|link=Full:Rogue]]
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| DEXTEROUS: First strike in combat, ignoring level constraints<br/>EVASIVE: +20% starting dodge trait<br/>DANGEROUS: Rogues earn -5 health per level, but start off with +50% damage
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| Dwarf, Orc
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| Level 2 Thief Den
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|-
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| [[Full:Monk|Monk]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroMonk.png|25px|link=Full:Monk]]
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| HAND TO HAND: -2 base damage per level, -30% attack bonus<br/>DIAMOND BODY: +50% to starting physical resistance, higher resistance cap<br/>DISCIPLINE: Health regeneration rate is doubled
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| Human, Orc
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| Level 2 Church
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|-
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| [[Full:Sorcerer|Sorcerer]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroSorcerer.png|25px|link=Full:Sorcerer]]
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| ESSENCE TRANSIT: Every mana point spent regenerates 2 health<br/>ARCANE KNOWLEDGE: +5 starting mana<br/>MANA SHIELD: Deal one damage (per character level) whenever an opponent hits you
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| Human, Elf, Gnome
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| Level 3 Mage Tower
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|-
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| colspan="5" | <center><b>Tier 3 Classes</b></center>
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|-
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| [[Full:Warlord|Warlord]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroWarlord.png|25px|link=Full:Warlord]]
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| DEFIANT: Start with CYDSTEPP glyph, always castable<br/>DETERMINED: +30% bonus damage whenever below half health<br/>COURAGEOUS: Drinking a mana potion will cause the next attack to do +30% damage
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| Gnome, Elf, Orc
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| Level 3 Guild
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|-
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| [[Full:Assassin|Assassin]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroAssassin.png|25px|link=Full:Assassin]]
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| POISONED BLADE: Starts with the APHEELSIK glyph, casting APHEELSIK inflicts 1 level of corrosion<br/>LIGHT FOOT: Exploring an area around a monster gives the player first strike<br/>SWIFT HAND: attacking a lower level monster always grants an instant kill. This will overwhelm every other status effect in the game
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| Human, Dwarf, Elf, Goblin
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| Level 2 Thief Den
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|-
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| [[Full:Paladin|Paladin]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroPaladin.png|25px|link=Full:Paladin]]
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| HOLY HANDS: Starts the dungeon session with the HALPMEH glyph<br/>HOLY WORK: Cannot switch religions, piety loss removes 2 max health instead<br/>HOLY SHIELD: Physical resistance starts at +25%
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| Human, Elf, Orc
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| Level 3 Church
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|-
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| [[Full:Bloodmage|Bloodmage]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroBloodmage.png|25px|link=Full:Bloodmage]]
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| INSANE: Start with the BLUDTOPOWA glyph<br/>SANGUINE: Walking over a Blood Pool restores 15% of max health<br/>POWER-HUNGRY: Mana potions boost SANGUINE Effects
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| Elf, Gnome
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| Level 3 Mage Tower
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|-
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| colspan="5" | <center><b>Special Classes</b></center>
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|-
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| [[Full:Transmuter|Transmuter]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroTransmuter.png|25px|link=Full:Transmuter]]
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| EARTH LORE: Starts with ENDISWAL glyph<br/>EARTH MASTERY: Destroying walls increase next item conversion bonus by 10% (Up to 100%)<br/>EARTH FOCUS: Average stats are lowered
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| Elf, Gnome, Human
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| Subdungeon Mission: Find transmuter, complete 3 quests after
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|-
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| [[Full:Crusader|Crusader]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroCrusader.png|25px|link=Full:Crusader]]
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| MOMENTUM: Successive killing blows add 25% bonus damage (up to 100%)<br/>SCARRED: Immune to first affliction suffered ''(except Resist Down)''<br/>MARTYR: Extra altar in dungeon
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| Orc
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| Subdungeon Mission: Speak to him with 100 Piety
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|-
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| [[Full:Tinker|Tinker]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroTinker.png|25px|link=Full:Tinker]]
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| MERCHANT: 2 extra shops in dungeon<br/>NEGOTIATOR: Items cost 5 less gold in shops<br/>MACGUYVER: Starts with a swiss alchemy kit, can sense dungeon stairs
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| Any
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| Subdungeon Mission: Find a secret subdungeon hidden beneath thick walls
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|-
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| colspan="5" | <center><b>Monster Classes</b></center>
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|-
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| [[Full:Gorgon|Gorgon]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroGorgon.png|25px|link=Gorgon(race)]]
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|
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| Monster race
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| Clear [[Naga City]] with 3 classes
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|-
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| [[Full:Half-dragon|Half Dragon]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroDragon.png|25px|link=Half-dragon]]
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|
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| Monster race
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| Clear [[Dragon Isle]] with 3 classes
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|-
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| [[Full:Vampire|Vampire]]
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| align="center" | [[File:HeroVampire.png|25px|link=Vampire(race)]]
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| Monster race
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| Clear [[Halls of Steel|Halls of Steel (Vicious)]] with 3 classes
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Revision as of 16:18, 16 April 2012

This page is about the Full/Beta Version of the game, if you are looking for the Alpha/Free Version, see Alpha:Classes

Here are some brief descriptions of the character classes. Follow the links to their individual pages for more in-depth tips and suggested strategies!

Class Special Features Suggested Races Unlock
Tier 1 Classes
Fighter HeroBase.png INSTINCTS: Monsters of an equal or lower level always have their location revealed
VETERAN: Fighters earn 1 extra experience on any monster kill, 10% less exp required to level
PIT DOG: Dungeon runs start with 1 level of standard Death Protection on the character
Any Level 1 Guild
Thief HeroThief.png STABBER: Deal an extra 30% damage on the first attack against any new monster
HOARDER: +33% more items on dungeon maps
SURVIVOR: All health/mana potions restore both health AND mana
Halfling, Gnome Level 1 Thief Den
Priest HeroPriest.png GOOD HEALTH: An extra 3 health is gained per level
GOOD DRINK: Health potions are now 100% effective
GOOD GOLLY: Physical damage against undead is +100%
Dwarf, Halfling, Orc Level 1 Church
Wizard HeroWizard.png MAGIC SENSE: Can see all locations of all glyphs from the start
MAGIC AFFINITY: Skills cost -1 mana, -25% starting attack bonus
MAGIC ATTUNEMENT: Spawns with fireball glyph, all glyphs are small items
Human, Elf, Gnome, Orc Level 1 Mage Tower
Tier 2 Classes
Berserker HeroBerserker.png BLOODLUST: Deals an extra 30% damage on normal attacks against higher-level foes
SPELLKILL: +50% starting magic resistance
MAGESLAY: All glyph-activated abilities cost an extra 2 mana, but starting attack bonus is +30%
Human, Orc Level 2 Guild
Rogue HeroRogue.png DEXTEROUS: First strike in combat, ignoring level constraints
EVASIVE: +20% starting dodge trait
DANGEROUS: Rogues earn -5 health per level, but start off with +50% damage
Dwarf, Orc Level 2 Thief Den
Monk HeroMonk.png HAND TO HAND: -2 base damage per level, -30% attack bonus
DIAMOND BODY: +50% to starting physical resistance, higher resistance cap
DISCIPLINE: Health regeneration rate is doubled
Human, Orc Level 2 Church
Sorcerer HeroSorcerer.png ESSENCE TRANSIT: Every mana point spent regenerates 2 health
ARCANE KNOWLEDGE: +5 starting mana
MANA SHIELD: Deal one damage (per character level) whenever an opponent hits you
Human, Elf, Gnome Level 3 Mage Tower
Tier 3 Classes
Warlord HeroWarlord.png DEFIANT: Start with CYDSTEPP glyph, always castable
DETERMINED: +30% bonus damage whenever below half health
COURAGEOUS: Drinking a mana potion will cause the next attack to do +30% damage
Gnome, Elf, Orc Level 3 Guild
Assassin HeroAssassin.png POISONED BLADE: Starts with the APHEELSIK glyph, casting APHEELSIK inflicts 1 level of corrosion
LIGHT FOOT: Exploring an area around a monster gives the player first strike
SWIFT HAND: attacking a lower level monster always grants an instant kill. This will overwhelm every other status effect in the game
Human, Dwarf, Elf, Goblin Level 2 Thief Den
Paladin HeroPaladin.png HOLY HANDS: Starts the dungeon session with the HALPMEH glyph
HOLY WORK: Cannot switch religions, piety loss removes 2 max health instead
HOLY SHIELD: Physical resistance starts at +25%
Human, Elf, Orc Level 3 Church
Bloodmage HeroBloodmage.png INSANE: Start with the BLUDTOPOWA glyph
SANGUINE: Walking over a Blood Pool restores 15% of max health
POWER-HUNGRY: Mana potions boost SANGUINE Effects
Elf, Gnome Level 3 Mage Tower
Special Classes
Transmuter HeroTransmuter.png EARTH LORE: Starts with ENDISWAL glyph
EARTH MASTERY: Destroying walls increase next item conversion bonus by 10% (Up to 100%)
EARTH FOCUS: Average stats are lowered
Elf, Gnome, Human Subdungeon Mission: Find transmuter, complete 3 quests after
Crusader HeroCrusader.png MOMENTUM: Successive killing blows add 25% bonus damage (up to 100%)
SCARRED: Immune to first affliction suffered (except Resist Down)
MARTYR: Extra altar in dungeon
Orc Subdungeon Mission: Speak to him with 100 Piety
Tinker HeroTinker.png MERCHANT: 2 extra shops in dungeon
NEGOTIATOR: Items cost 5 less gold in shops
MACGUYVER: Starts with a swiss alchemy kit, can sense dungeon stairs
Any Subdungeon Mission: Find a secret subdungeon hidden beneath thick walls
Monster Classes
Gorgon HeroGorgon.png Monster race Clear Naga City with 3 classes
Half Dragon HeroDragon.png Monster race Clear Dragon Isle with 3 classes
Vampire HeroVampire.png Monster race Clear Halls of Steel (Vicious) with 3 classes


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