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    -- Lineage 2 Game Tips --

    Drag Spiritshots and Soulshots to the shortcut window and right-click their icons to enable auto-use.

    One game day comprises of 4 hours of real world time. In every game day, 3 hours are allocated for daylight and 1 hour for night time.

    Use the /time command to check the current game time.

    Invite or delete friends in the game with the /friendinvite and /frienddel commands. / View and manage your friend list using /friendlist.

    NPCs from the Adventure Guild in each village can provide useful information about quests and raids.

    Use the /block (name) command to prevent unwanted private messages from specified players.

    The competition and seal validation period for Seven Signs begins every Monday at 6:00 PM CST. Players can join Seven Signs by meeting with a village priest or priestess during the competition period.

    Allow approximately 7 days to completely delete a character from your account.

    The "Repent Your Sins" quest cannot be shared between main class and sub-class. If you transfer your class before completing the quest, it is automatically terminated.

    With the macro function, use %target to automatically enter the target's name and %party1-8 to assign each party member a corresponding number.

    Physical skills are affected by Atk. Spd, while magic skills are affected by Casting Spd.

    During a quest, you can generally press the Target Loc. button on the map to view the quest target's location.

    Some head accessory items are created with recipes and items obtained by fishing.

    Use the Prize-Winning Fishing Lure to increase your chances of catching a big fish and earning bonuses.

    Skills obtained through Proof of Catching a Fish cannot be shared between main and sub-class.

    Search for items in a village using the findprivatestore button or /findprivatestore command.

    You may only declare a Clan War against a Level 3 or higher clan with 15 or more members.

    You can tame monsters while hunting on the Beast Farm. Once tamed, a trained pet will heal, recharge and buff you.

    You can move multiple quantities of the same item by dragging them with the mouse cursor while pressing the Alt key.

    To join the Dawn side during the Seven Signs competition, clans that own a castle or belong to an alliance must withdraw before 6:00 PM CST on Monday.

    D and C grade weapon items can be upgraded and exchanged through the Blacksmith of Mammon.

    You can improve resurrection by increasing your WIT level, improving Exp restoration by up to 20%.

    Stun resistance is affected by your CON level, while magic resistance is affected by your MEN level.

    You may add a symbol with ordinary dyes following your 1st class transfer, and high quality dyes after your 2nd class transfer.

    To reduce game lag when entering a town, press Alt + P to switch to minimum frame mode.

    When in a party, you will not receive the party bonus exp. if there is more than a 20 level difference between party members.

    Members of a clan or alliance that own a castle may only join the Revolutionaries of Dusk.

    If you fish in one spot for too long, your chances of catching a fish may be reduced.

    You cannot perform a quest normally if your personal inventory weight or amount exceeds 80%. Try lowering it before talking to an NPC again.

    Skills obtained through clan membership cannot be used during the Grand Olympiad.

    Press Numlock to enable auto-run. Your character will begin moving in the direction you are facing.

    If a friend has been blocked by mistake, use the /unblock command to resume chatting.

    If you want privacy, use the /allblock command to block all whispers. The /allunblock command will restore your previous status.

    You can increase any given stat by 5 through use of a symbol, but there is no limit on stat reductions.

    Use the /target command to find characters and NPCs. If an NPC name contains a space, you should include it in your search.

    Both the Lords of Dawn and the Revolutionaries of Dusk can earn Clan Reputation points during the Festival of Darkness.

    When new players create a character and start the game, they can obtain "Newbie Travel Tokens" by completing a tutorial quest. Get started with the "Newbie Guide".

    Double-click a recipe to register it in your recipe book. Dwarf characters can make items using the "Dwarven Craft" icon in the skill window.

    Restarting is unavailable in the Lair of Valakas. If you attempt to restart there, you will be moved to the nearest village.

    Weapons can be safely enchanted to +4. All enchantment attempts above +4 have a 1 in 3 chance of failure.

    If an enchant item attempt fails, a certain number of crystals will be refunded to the player. The refunded amount is worth roughly half the basic crystallization amount.

    If you use Overhit skills to deal the final blow to a monster, you can acquire additional experience.

    A clan symbol should be saved as a 16 x 12 pixel, 256-color BMP file in the Lineage II system folder. Use Edit Crest button in the Clan window to add it.

    Alliance symbols should be saved as 8 x 12 pixel, 256-color BMP files in the Lineage II system folder.

    Please promote a fun, healthy game environment by refraining from offensive language. Remember, behind every character is a real person.

    If you suspect any player of using third-party programs, please report the character name to a GM.

    Before making item transactions, please confirm the character's name, clan name, item name, and price to prevent inadvertent damage or loss.

    Playing online for extended periods can damage your health. Treat the game like a game and make sure to get plenty of rest.

    When using private stores or the personal crafting system, please confirm the products being sold and the purchase price to prevent inadvertent damage or loss.

    If you are locked in place and unable to move, use the /unstuck command to move to an adjacent spot. If that doesn't resolve the problem, please report it to a GM.

    Be sure to periodically change your password to preserve account security. Use our website.

    Transportation to a village from the Dimensional Rift and Monster Race Track will not be available if your weight gauge or number of inventory items exceeds 80%.

    The fastest route to the Dimensional Rift is to transport to the Festival of Darkness through the priest of Seven Signs, and on to the

    Dimensional Rift via the manager of the Festival of Darkness.

    Quests are also available to entire parties. Provided you remain within a certain distance from your party members, you can acquire quest items even if you didn't hunt for them directly.

    You can use the minimap to confirm the drop location of the Demonic Sword Zariche or the location of the player possessing it in real-time.

    Click the Expand button on the shortcut bar to expand the bar up to 3 tiers, and see up to 36 shortcuts simultaneously.

    Parties can recruit additional members from the Partymatching Waiting List. Party leaders and members can use this list to find players and send party invites.

    In a hunting ground designed for groups, herbs will not be dropped.

    In the Forest of the Dead, the monsters differ during the day and night.

    It is possible to enter the Ice Queen's Castle without completing the related quest by obtaining 10 "Silver Hemocytes."

    When the Demon Sword Zariche is dropped in the world or when the possessor of the Demon Sword Zariche is connected to the server, clicking the track button on the minimap will confirm the location of the cursed weapon.

    If you activate the "GPU Animation" option, you may improve your speed in places such as villages, where many characters appear.

    A clan leader may create a clan academy through NPCs (High Priests, Grand Masters, High Prefects, etc.) who are in charge of clan-related activities.

    When a clan academy member completes their second class transfer, the member will receive a commemorative item. This commemorative item will be received at the same time that the second class transfer is completed.

    Since your academy ranking is given when you join the clan academy, this ranking cannot be altered until you drop out or graduate. An academy ranking gives you the privilege to search warehouses and to enter/exit/use the clan hall or castle.

    When you graduate from a clan academy, you are automatically withdrawn from the academy. Then, as a graduate of the clan's academy, you can rejoin the clan without incurring any penalties.

    In the clan interface window, sponsored academy members are displayed in yellow and all others in white.

    A clan member with master management privileges may select a clan member to be a sponsor for another academy member. There can only be one sponsor for each academy member.

    Alert messages are displayed for academy members and their sponsors when logging in and out so that they can know each others' log-in status.

    Academy members may acquire a D-grade armor sets through unified quests with both academy and regular clan members.

    If you withdraw from an academy after acquiring the special D-grade armor set, the equipment will not be removed from your possession automatically. But once you take it off at that point, you will be unable to equip it again.

    When your clan reaches level 6, you will be able to create a Royal Guard. A captain must be appointed before the creation of a Royal Guard. Royal Guards may have up to 20 members.

    When you join a Royal Guard or Order of Knights, you continue to participate in clan wars and siege wars normally.

    A "clan skill" is a skill that applies to all clan members permanently unless the clan's reputation score is 0 or below.

    When your character attacks another player, even if the player is in a purple state, your name turns purple for a short while.

    When two sides declare a state of war, your PK count and karma are not increased when killing an opposing clan member. Debuffs also work against the opposing clan.

    Select players in the Partymatching Waiting List and invite them to party by clicking the "Rm. Invite" button. A new Party Room will be created, and the selected player will be sent a party invite.

    A character has a chance of suffering death penalties when killed. Depending on grade, a character may be healed by a Recovery scroll, or a Black Judge NPC.

    A summoner may summon a party member as long as they are holding a "Summoning Crystal." However, if they are located or battling in the Olympiad Stadium, or if they are dead, they cannot be summoned.

    Characters below level 25 receive beginner's bonuses, so please check the Beginner's Guide.

    Be aware that weapon upgrade scrolls obtained from the Blacksmith of Mammon can be enchanted, but a regular upgrade scroll cannot.

    During the Seven Signs Competition and seal validation period, the monsters in the Seven Signs dungeon disappear during the active cycle beginning on Mondays and respawned at set times thereafter.

    A siege-type clan hall battle is usually scheduled every 2 weeks. You may register for it through a messenger NPC who is located outside of the clan hall.

    Open the map using ALT+M and click the "World Info." button to access information on quests, hunting grounds, and raids.

    For additional details regarding game commands, press ALT+X and visit the help section.

    You can check the progress of your current quests through the Quest Window (ALT+U).

    Soul Crystals, level 7-10, are available at the Giran Village Luxury Shop.

    Good News! Unless you're a chaotic character (marked with a red name), you will no longer drop items when you die.

    Gone are the days of being unable to replace party members due to long distances! Use your summoner's powers!

    Be aware that if you attack an allied monster while performing an alliance quest for the Ketra Orcs or Varka Silenos, your Mark of

    Alliance will disappear and the alliance will end.

    In the Olympiad, a non-class specific match will only occur when there are more than 9 competitors. A class specific match will begin as before when there are more than 5 competitors.

    As a noblesse, it is possible to change your title, even if you are not a member of a clan, by using the Title button in the clan options window.

    You cannot withdraw from a clan war while there are clan members engaged in battle.

    You may not participate in the Olympiad under the following conditions: You possess the Demon Sword Zariche, you are in a sub-class, or you are dead.

    SP and EXP are consumed when enchanting a skill, regardless of success. You only need the Secret Book of Giants when first attempting enchantment.

    If you use a Lucky Charm during a battle a raid boss you will not suffer from the penalties of death.

    If you use a Charm of Courage during a seige war you will not suffer from the penalties of death.

    The Blacksmith of Mammon can exchange any B-grade weapon for a B-grade Fist weapon. Only B-grade Fist weapons are available through this type of exchange. All exchanges are final; The B-grade Fist weapon cannot be re-exchanged.

    While the "Enhance Your Weapon" quest is in progress, you cannot have more than one soul crystal on you when actively trying to level it.

    After a clan lord applies for transfer of ownership, a character must wait until the completion of a regular maintenance cycle before the change can take place.

    In the manor system, the planting success of a alternative seed is lower when compared with an ordinary seed.

    Stats improved by dyes can be increased up to +5 for each ability, and decreased without limit.

    Record your favorite L2 moments by pressing ALT+C and clicking on the Begin Recording/End Recording icon. You may also use the commands /Begin Recording or /End Recording.

    Select "Enter Chat" under Game Options to make chatting possible only after pressing the Enter key. With this option enabled, you can navigate using the keyboard arrows or W, A, S, D keys.

    You cannot enter into a duel while in a Peaceful Zone, a Restart Prohibited Zone, or during a Siege War.

    You cannot accept or request a party duel if even one party member fails to meet the necessary requirements.

    If you are currently engaged in battle or in a chaotic state, you cannot request or accept a duel.

    During a one-on-one duel or a party duel, you do not die even if you are defeated, and your buffs do not disappear.

    If you select "Decline Duels" among the game options, you will not receive any duel requests.

    A one-on-one duel lasts for 2 minutes, and a party duel lasts for 5 minutes. If victory is not determined within that time, the duel ends in a tie.

    You can request a duel by using the /duel command. You can end a one-on-one duel early by using the /withdraw command.

    A character that enters a duel-prohibited zone during a duel will be treated as if defeated, and the duel will end.

    If you are participating in a siege or the Olympiad games, you cannot request a duel, nor can you accept a duel request.

    If a party requests or accepts a party duel, it will automatically leave the Command Channel.

    If you request or accept a party duel while participating in party matching, you will be removed from the party matching list.

    A pet that is killed during a duel will recover its Exp and be revived, but a servitor will remain dead.

    You cannot participate in a duel while you are in your Private Store or while crafting.

    During a one-on-one or party duel, you can receive buffs from a player outside the duel. However, the buffs you received will vanish once the duel has ended.

    Did you recently complete an instanced zone? Use the /instancezone command to see how long it will be before you are permitted re-entry.

    Elemental Attribute items can only be used on S and S80 armor and weaponry, and can fail even on the first attempt. However, unlike failing with a Scroll of Enchant, you suffer no additional penalties.

    Once you've received the White Fabric from Hanellin, speak to her again to receive instructions on how to change the White Fabric into Blooded Fabric.

    Stores that contribute to blocking hallways, arches or passages in peace zones are subject to relocation by GMs.

    The use of third-party software to automate gameplay (including chat and private store) is a bannable offense.

    The target window will display characteristics and other information for a monster, and clan and rank information for players.

    To switch from fullscreen to windowed mode, press Alt + Enter. Press it again to return to fullscreen mode.

    View Grand Olympiad scores and your individual Olympiad points by using the /olympiadstat command.

    Use the /clanpenalty command to view any current penalties for dismissing clan members or dissolving a clan.