New content timeline for the Arabic Ragnarok Online Server
Here's a timeline for the new aRO releases coming on the way. Those dates are subject for minor delays.
February 2012: Dewata
Dewata is a localized map modeled after Indonesia which can be accessed from Alberta via an NPC on the docks; there is a 10,000 Zeny fee. It is a mysterious and beautiful island that has a community that holds firm to ancient traditions and the ways of the warrior. Upon entering the island, adventurers are welcomed by a city embraced by nature with many friendly locals willing to talk and show off their culture and heritage. Beyond this city though lies the lands of the Jaty Tribe who are intent on preserving the old ways of their people. If you can befriend the people of the Jaty Tribe and gain their trust, you will be able to explore further into the more dangerous areas of Dewata such as the area of the Karakatau Volcano where the deadly Comodo Lizards dwell.
May 2012: Episode 13.3 El Dicastes
El Dicastes extends on the storyline from the Sapha as well as their challenge for survival within the New World. Healthy adventurers can show his or her support and also get access to exclusive tasks plus prizes coming from the Sapha like unique enchantments for their equipment.
Similarly found in El Dicastes is the Scaraba lair, in which the Beetle-like Scaraba Queen along with her own Scaraba Brood thrive, hanging around in order to ingest mislead healthy adventurers that arrive unprepared to seize their loot. Quite frankly the strongest players ought to be the only ones to go into their lair.
Furthermore, 13 brand new weapons for every third class characters have been uncovered, and are guaranteed to deliver power as well as respect to individuals who obtain them!
1. Sixth floor of Izlude Dungeon
2. Eden Group Extension – now they can help players till level 150
December 2012: Episode 14.1 Bifrost
Episode 14.1 provides an update to the area inhabited by the Laphine tribe, west of the Midgard Expedition Camp, bringing a new village map, Mora, two new field maps and a labyrinthine instance dungeon.
The following is a breakdown of the new features/changes added in Episode 14.1.
Bifrost Field 01 has been added directly north of Splendide town.
The new instance dungeon, Forest of Mists, has been added west of Bifrost Field 01.
Bifrost Field 02 has been added north of Bifrost Field 01, access being granted by an NPC indicated by the blue dot shown on the mini-map.
The town of Mora is accessible by interacting with any of the three NPCs on Bifrost Field 02 indicated by the mini-map's red dots. Finding spore items from the instance dungeon and using them will transport the player to Bifrost Field 02.
The quest for the new instance dungeon provides equipment items as a reward for its completion.
A new quest has been added to El Dicastes.
The Eden Group system has been expanded, with new quests for players ranging from levels 60 to 100 that reward them with equipment items upon completion.
A number of repeatable quests have been added in the new village of Mora. These quests provide 'Mora Coins' by way of reward, which can be exchanged for new equipment items.
A range of new equipment items - obtainable via the new monsters - has been added.
In the new village of Mora, new red, orange, yellow and white potions are sold. Their healing power is greater than that of their respective older versions, whilst seeing little to no increase in weight. They have a reuse delay of one, two, three and five seconds respectively, however, and are more expensive.
A small number of HP- and SP-restoring consumable items have been added.
Elven Arrows and Hunting Arrows have been added. When used with their respective bows (Elven Bow and Hunter Bow), they give +50% ranged attack damage. It is possible to make quivers from them.
Many new pieces of equipment are available from Mora, acquired by spending a certain number of the abovementioned 'Mora Coins'. These equipment items are mostly sets for Arch Bishops, Warlocks, Rune Knights, Guillotine Crosses and Rangers.
Many new cards have been added. These cards are mainly for Episode 13.1 and 13.2 monsters.
A Socket Enchant NPC has been added. They are able to enchant a number of the equipment items gained from the aforementioned new Eden Group quests, as well as the Arch Bishop and Warlock equipment items purchased with Mora Coins.