Loot Items with Special Abilities

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Some creatures drop special items of loot that don’t come under the heading of ‘artifact’ or ‘quest reward’. Some ‘quest rewards’ are neither armor, weapons nor decor but have a special use. This is a listing of such items


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Bag of Sending bag_of_sending Ambitious Solen Queen This bag has to be charged with Powder of Translocation and will allow you to send one item or one stack of items directly to your bank box. Sending will use up one charge. You cannot send ‘cursed’ items such as power scrolls.
Bracelet of Binding braceletofbinding Black Solen Warriors and Red Solen Warriors. Bracelets can be bound together in pairs. Double clicking one bracelet while it is being worn will transport the wearer to the location of the person wearing the second bracelet, with some restrictions. The Bracelet is charged by powder of translocation and can hold up to 999 charges.
Crystal Ball of Pet Summoning petsummoningball Black Solen Queens and Red Solen Queens. This Crystal Ball allows you to summon a linked pet to your location.
Powder of Translocation powdertranslocation Ambitious Solen Queen and Solen Matriach This powder allows you to charge a bracelet of binding, the Crystal Ball of Pet Summoning and the Bag of Sending.
Zoogi Fungus zoogifungus All types of solen carry this as loot, it also grows inside the Solen Hive. Zoogi Fungus can be transformed into Powder of Translocation by the solen Matriarch at the end of her quest. 200 Fungi gives 100 Powder.
Arcane Gem arcanegem Controllers. Tailors can use an Arcane Gem on exceptional quality items to make Arcane clothing. Arcane Gems can be used to recharge Arcane Clothing that has run out of charges.
Bola Balls bola Orcs With 4 bola balls, 3 pieces of leather and 60.0 minimum in Tinkering, you can make a working bola which can be used to dismount someone from a mount.
Clockwork Assembly clockworkassembly Exodus Minions, Exodus Overseers, and Golem. One of the required items to create a Golem.
Gargoyle’s Pick Axegargoylepickaxe Gargoyles, Stone Gargoyles, Fiery (burning, blazing etc) Gargoyles, Gargoyle Destroyers Gargoyle Enforcer These pick axes promote a colored ore vein to the next higher level. A bronze vein will give gold ore, a verite vein will give valorite and so on. This only works on colored ore veins and does not permanently change the type of vein. There is a possibility that an Ore Elemental will spawn. Can also be received as smithing bulk order reward.
Power Crystal powercrystal Exodus Minions, Exodus Overseers, and Golems. One of the required items to create a Golem.
Tribal Berry tribalberry Savage Shaman, Female Savage Warriors A skilled cook can create savage kin paint from a tribal berry and some flour. You must have an 80.0 skill in Cooking to do so. A pot of paint can only be used once. The paint will stay on for one week of play time, providing you don’t die. When you die, the paint stays on the corpse’s skin. An oilcloth can be used to wipe the paint off.
Applying the paint will make you lose some karma. When you are painted, savages will not attack you. If you attack a savage while painted, the paint will burn off, doing about 50 points of damage. You cannot wear a mask of orcish kin when you are painted.

Armor with Special Abilities



Evil Orc Helm evilorchelm Found as loot on Orc Lords. When equipped the wearer suffers some Karma loss. Strength is increased with 10 points (even if this would raise Str over 125). Either Dex or Int loses 10 points (depending on which of the two is the highest). When the helm is removed the stats return to normal. The Karma loss is permanent.
A Mask of orcish kinorcmaskgreen Orc masks come as loot on Orc Mages and Savages. While wearing this mask, orcs will not attack you. they can be ‘blessed’ with a clothing bless deed. If you commit any hostile act against an orc while wearing the mask it will explode and you will receive damage from the explosion. Equipping an orcish mask causes karma loss.

Weapons with Special Abilities

Firehornfirehorn Common Loot A nautilus shaped horn that can be used as a weapon. When used, the horn consumes Sulfurous Ash reagents, and does damage to an area on and around the target. The damage is based on the barding skills of the person using it. More information on Firehorns can be found here.
Glacial Staffglacialmagic Giant Ice Serpents. Historic: gave the owner access to two out of three effects, randomly selected when the ice serpent spawned and triggered by saying the correct spell words while the staff is equipped. The following effects are known:

  • Des Corp Del – Ice Ball: Does about 10-15 damage to the target.
  • In Corp De – Ice Strike: Drains all your mana in one go and does damage depending on the mana consumed.
  • An Ex Del – Paralyze: Will temporary freeze your opponent.

Currently the Glacial Staves have the following properties: Hit Harm, Mage Weapon, Physical Damage, Cold Damage. All the properties seem to have random values.