Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to some of the most commonly asked questions from our community.
Frequently Asked Questions
How big is Agon?
Agon is a massive and seamless open world. The world in total is 33 kilometers wide, 33 kilometers long, and 46 kilometers diagonally across. It can take hours to travel from one end of the world to the other.
What type of combat does Darkfall: Rise of Agon have?
Darkfall: Rise of Agon has a unique combat system utilising first person combat and real time hit detection. Players wielding magic staves and bows are locked in first-person shooter view whilst unsheathing a melee weapon places characters in a close 3rd person view. Tab targeting is not used whatsoever and friendly fire is enabled so be weary to not injure an ally or heal an enemy. Darkfall: Rise of Agon’s skill based combat is unparalleled among MMORPG’s.
Will there be PvP?
Darkfall: Rise of Agon prides itself in allowing absolute player freedom. Players are free to attack, murder, and loot one another should they wish, but such actions do not go unpunished. An alignment system exists to ensure that good and evil deeds are recognised. Players will have to weigh the Risk vs Reward.
Will I be able to fully loot players?
Yes, most definitely! Darkfall: Rise of Agon is a Hardcore Full Loot PvP MMORPG. Every item on a character is lootable upon death.
Will there be mounts and mounted combat?
Each of Agon’s six races may craft their own racial mount and can unlock additional ones as they level up. Players can ride their mounts into combat, wielding a one-handed weapon and a shield.
I don't have much time to play, will I be able to hop on for a few hours each week and be able to keep up?
Darkfall: Rise of Agon has introduced a completely revamped front loaded skill-up system. This means characters will skill up faster in the beginning of character development and even-out towards the end. This will make casual gamers much more competitive in a shorter time frame, while also maintaining long-term goals for character developmentt.
What items will I be able to craft?
Crafting in Darkfall: Rise of Agon is quite encompassing, allowing players the ability to craft almost every item in Agon. The Crafting skills in Darkfall: Rise of Agon are as follows: Alchemy, Armorsmithing, Artillery Construction, Bowyer, Bloodcraft, Construction, Cooking, Enchanting, Herbalism, Jewelsmithing, Shadecraft, Ship Building, Smelting, Tailoring, Taming, Warhulk Construction, Weaponsmithing, and Woodcutting.
Do players have levels?
Darkfall: Rise of Agon utilizes an entirely skill based system. Offensive skills can be leveled simply by using them whereas spell scrolls allow you to increase your abilities in buffs and utility spells. Pick up a sword, attack a monster and become more efficient in that skill.
Will there be a skill cap?
There will be no skill cap in Darkfall: Rise of Agon. Players can learn skills freely, but mastering them all is no small task.
How will resource gathering work?
Every character starts with the base Gathering Skills: Fishing, Herb Gathering, Logging, Mining, and Skinning. These skills can be used to gather resources needed for Crafting. Other materials can be obtained by killing Monsters, buying from NPC Merchants, or by trading with other players.
Will there be instances?
Darkfall: Rise of Agon is a persistent world which means it has no instances. The only exceptions are Dungeons, which can be accessed via portals by anyone at anytime.