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Dyes are used for making tattoos. Tattoos chance base characteristics of a character by increasing or decreasing them. The type of dye depends on the character's class. In Goddess of Destruction - Awakening update new dyes Grade R for the Awakened characters were added.
Grade R Dyes
In Goddess of Destruction - Awakening new dyes Grade R were added. Such dyes can be used by the Awakened characters only. The old dyes allowed players to increase or decrease characteristics of their characters, the new ones allow then to use them more effectively.
Before the update dye usage was limited by classes. There's no such limitations for dyes Grade R. Dyes Grade R are divided into types - Giant Dye, Ancient Dye and Legendary Dye; and levels 1-5.
|Dye Type||Description||1 Lv||2 Lv||3 Lv||4 Lv||5 Lv|
|Giant Dye||Increases one of character Basic Stats and decreases another.||+3 -2||+4 -3||+5 -4||+5 -2||+5|
|Ancient Dye||Increases one of character Basic Stats and decreases another, increases defense to one of attribute.||+3 -2,|
|Legendary Dye||Increases one of character Basic Stats and decreases/increases another, increases defense to one of attribute.||+3 -1,|
- Grade R Dyes List
|Giant Dyes||Ancient Dyes||Legendary Dyes||+ Stat||+- Stat||Attribute|
(except Giant Dye)
|Giant Dye - STR||Ancient Dye - STR||Legendary Dye - STR||STR||DEX||Fire|
|Giant Dye - DEX||Ancient Dye - DEX||Legendary Dye - DEX||DEX||CON||Earth|
|Giant Dye - CON||Ancient Dye - CON||Legendary Dye - CON||CON||STR||Dark|
|Giant Dye - INT||Ancient Dye - INT||Legendary Dye - INT||INT||WIT||Water|
|Giant Dye - WIT||Ancient Dye - WIT||Legendary Dye - WIT||WIT||MEN||Wind|
|Giant Dye - MEN||Ancient Dye - MEN||Legendary Dye - MEN||MEN||INT||Holy|
How to get R Dyes
Suspicious Dye Merchant
New Mysterious Dye Merchant NPCs are added to each township. Such NPCs sell dyes Grade R. The price for each is 1,000,000 adena, but you can choose only one type of a basic characteristics in increase and get a random dye.
If a clan owns a Fortress, its members can buy dyes Grade R lvl from a Logistics Officer NPC, the prices are as follows:
|Giant Dye Lv 4|| Knight's Epaulette — 1600 pcs.|
|Ancient Dye Lv 4|| Knight's Epaulette — 3700 pcs.|
|Legendary Dye Lv 4|| Knight's Epaulette — 8400 pcs.|
|Dye +1 -1||168,000 adena|
|Greater Dye +1 -1||240,000 adena|
|Greater Dye +2 -2||288,000 adena|
|Greater Dye +3 -3||432,000 adena|
|Greater Dye +4 -4||696,000 adena|
Using the materials obtained during Fishing you can create dyes for tattoos. The recipes can be purchased in Clan Halls.
||7,700 adena||Dion Clan Halls|
|STR Dyes||STR Greater Dyes|
|CON Dyes||CON Greater Dyes|
|DEX Dyes||DEX Greater Dyes|
|INT Dyes||INT Greater Dyes|
|MEN Dyes||MEN Greater Dyes|
|WIT Dyes||WIT Greater Dyes|
There's a Dye Merchant NPC in every township selling dyes for making tattoos (both new and old types). Max. characterictics change value for such dyes is +4/-5.
|Dyes – Related Pages
Basic Attribute Stats
|Basic Attribute||Previous Bonuses||New Bonuses|
|STR||P.Atk.||P. Atk., P. Critical Damage|
|DEX||P. Critical Rate, P. Accuracy, P. Evasion, Atk. Spd., Spd., Accuracy, Shield Def. Success Rate||P. Critical Rate, P. Accuracy, P. Evasion, Atk. Spd.|
|CON||Max HP, HP Regeneration, Weight, Breath, P. Resistance||Max HP, HP Regeneration, Weight, Breath, Shield Def. Success Rate, Resistance to physical abnormal state|
|INT||M. Atk.||M. Atk., M. Critical Damage|
|WIT||M. Critical Rate, M. Accuracy, M. Evasion, Casting Spd., M. Def. Rate||M. Critical Rate, M. Accuracy, M. Evasion, Casting Spd., M. Def. Rate|
|MEN||M. Def., Magic Cancel Rate||M. Def., Magic Cancel Rate, Resistance to magical abnormal state|