We know you're super excited to enter the awesome game that is Blade & Soul, in the China server. But first, there's some things that you should know and for that, we have prepared this topic especially for you. Yes, you that was about to create a new topic with a question that has already been answered here.
Leaving that aside, let's move to the questions!
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Fatigue System Questions
Last Update: 22/12/13
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Can I play in the CN version?
Yes, you can. The registration is simple and the server has no IP block at the moment.
Is there an english patch Blade & Soul China?
Yes, there is. It's kinda hard to miss the pinned thread, but here, check this link.
How can I make an account?
You can make an account by registering here and then follow this guide to verify it. A proper guide will be added at a later date.
The QQ number will be used to login so be sure to remember that.
Where can I download?
You can download the client here. Use the option with a thumbs up if in doubt.
I cannot run the game, I have Windows 8.1, what's wrong?
The current version of Blade & Soul China doesn't support Windows 8.1. Please downgrade to Windows 8 or previous. Tencent said it was working on the fix so expect it on the next few weeks. There is no known fool proof workaround.
I'm having troubles with my launcher, what can I do?
If you problems with the launcher be sure to check this topic.
What's the current version of the client?
The current version is 1.78.4040.4. If you don't have that version, be sure to update.
Does the Blade & Soul China have weekly maintenance?
Yes, there is weekly maintenance. Maintenance takes place every Thursdays from 3am to 8am GMT+8.
What is the Dojo's "official" server?
The Dojo has two "official" servers. One situated on the region 电信二区, server 斩天诀, and other on the region 网通一区, server 咆哮寺院. Choose the best for you depending on ping.
When trying to create a character on one of those servers I get a message, why?
Currently it isn't possible to create characters on those servers. As a temporary measure the community has chosen two servers for the english players to gather. One situated on the region 电信洪福区, server 土门阵, and other on the region 网通三区, server 披星戴月. Choose the best for you depending on ping.
How do I choose the server? I can only see regions on the launcher!
The server is chosen at the end of character creation.
Will the Dojo have a guild?
No, we will not be creating a guild for the Blade & Soul China version. However, there are several english options for guilds in both regions.
I need to type something in chinese, what do I do?
You can find many useful words that you may need to type in the future in this guide by Sheru.
I forgot my QQ number! Where can I find it?
To find you QQ number, login in the main site with your email. After that is done, click this link and it should lead you to a page where you can see your QQ number.
I can't login, the login screen only accepts numbers!
You have to use your QQ number to login.
I'm trying to login but I'm only getting a window full of number, what's up with that?
That is the queue window. When the server reaches a certain quota, people start getting into a queue. Here's what each line mean:
1st number: Your place in the queue.
2nd number: Number of non-VIP people in queue.
3rd number: Number of VIP people in queue.
4th number: Estimate time to enter game.
I'm pressing the "Start Game" button but I'm not even getting into queue and getting a weird message, what does it mean?
That message means the queue is full. Yes, the queue also has a limit. Just keep pressing that button, you'll eventually get into the queue.
Fatigue System Questions
I stopped earning EXP, did I do something wrong?
No, Blade & Soul China has a fatigue system that after a certain amount of EXP earned you'll stop earning EXP.
The icon in middle down of your screen represents your fatigue system status.
When does the fatigue resets, when can I start earning EXP again?
The fatigue resets every day at 6AM GMT+8.
What does the different colors of fatigue mean?
Blue means you're earning a normal rate of EXP, Gray means you can longer win more EXP in that day, Purple means you're using EXP saved up from the previous day and Green means you're using some kind of EXP booster.
How can I save my fatigue EXP for the next day?
Click on the Fatigue icon and a window should appear. Choose the left option and your fatigue is saved for the next day. This will turn your current fatigue into a gray icon. If you want to reverse the process just click the symbol and confirm it again.
Can I turn off the Fatigue System?
No, it is mandatory for all players and there's no way around to stop it.
I'm stuck on a quest and can't read Chinese! Can you help?
It would obviously be incredibly difficult for us to guide you through every question but we can list a few that have caused people the most problems. A short guide can be found here.
If you still have doubts regarding your quest please post them on this thread.
How can I change the games play style profiles?
The game has two play style options. You can change between to two on the fly by simply hitting "Shift + F2". Below are the styles of each option.
- Camera locked to follow mouse. Hold "Alt" to show mouse cursor.
- Left mouse click to use primary ability.
- Right mouse click to use secondary ability.
- Camera is free and will not follow mouse, mouse cursor always shown. Hold down right mouse key to follow mouse.
- Primary ability is now bound to "R".
- Secondary ability is now bound to "F".
How can I use the games emotes if I don't know Chinese?
It's simple! Just hit "F12" and your action buttons will swap to emotes. Hit "1" or "2" to choose between two sets of four emotes. Use the "Tab" key to return to previous bars.
How can I create a new chat tab, just for party for example.?
In the chat window you should see a plus ( + ) sign. Click it and a new window should appear. Choose the options you desire to see on that new tab and click on the left most button down there. In the confirmation tab click again on the left button. You should see your new chat tab near the other ones.
How do I delete a chat tab?
Right-click on the desired tab and choose the second option. In the confirmation window, click on the left option. The chat tab should have disappeared.
How do you hide the UI?
You can hide your UI for screenshots and video capturing by hitting the Ctrl + X keys on your keyboard.
Where are the screenshots saved?
They are saved in a folder called "BnS" located in your "Pictures" for Windows 7 users.
*User* > My Pictures > BnS
Is the "Walk" Action available? If so, how do you commence the "Walk" Action?
Yes, you can walk in Blade & Soul. To walk simply hit the "/" key on your keyboards number pad, next to the "Num Lock" key.
How do I delete a character?
Deleting a character in the China version can be quite the task if you don't already know how to type in Chinese as you can not paste text retrieved from outside the client. So, you're going to have to type in Chinese in order to delete a character.
First things first, set your keyboard to Chinese using this guide. Once implemented, click ALT + SHIFT to change keyboards on the fly. With the Chinese keyboard selected, while in the game type out "shanchushenqing", which should appear as 删除申请 to delete your character. Character deletion takes a certain time depending on character level.