Crowns

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Overview

Crowns are an in-game currency that players can purchase using real-life money. They can also be obtained as rewards in-game, without spending money. In general, their benefits are meant to save the player's time. There are multiple types of crowns:

Starter Crowns 
Every player starts with some Starter Crowns. They are special from the rest, in that they cannot be used to buy gold but can be directly spent to train skills up the skill's 5th level as long as the character is under level 10. Starter Crowns cannot be transferred to other players nor used to enchant items. When random Crown Showers happen, the awards are in Starter Crowns.
Personal Crowns 
These crowns have almost no restrictions. You can get these crowns as rewards in-game (such as for finding bugs). They are also awarded for solving quests: You get double the quest points in Personal Crowns. Personal Crowns can be given freely to other players, and are often used as payment for services.
Account Crowns 
All of the account's characters can use these crowns. They are only obtained from in-game ATMs, where you can purchase them for real money. There are is a small set of purchases in the game, such as custom sprite eligibility, which require Account Crowns. Account Crowns can also be given freely to other players, but they are converted into Personal Crowns when transferred. They remain Account Crowns if transferred between alts on the same account (email).

When you spend crowns in-game, Starter Crowns are used first, then your Personal Crowns, then your Account Crowns.

Current Rates

$0.99 - 10 Crowns

$3.99 - 50 Crowns (save 19%)

$9.99 - 150 Crowns (save 33%)

$24.99 - 400 Crowns (save 37%)

$49.99 - 1000 Crowns (save 50%)

$99.99 - 2500 Crowns (save 60%)

What you can buy with crowns

Artifacts

You can rent armor or weapon artifacts from Artifact Vending Machines. Currently these last only until you log out. At some point in the future, they will be on a timer and will survive logouts, reboots and crashes.

Cost: 1-2 Crowns each

A few of the most powerful artifacts cost 2 Crowns. They are shown in the price list.

Where: New Verden Adventurers guild or Minath Training Hall

Department of Transportation (DOT) Pass

Grants you unlimited free usage of teleporters for 1 week after purchase. You use these to teleport between cities, etc. Players lvl 25 or higher automatically do not have to pay for DoT usage.

Cost: 1 Crown

Where: clown-looking ATM top right of Minath Auction House

Everlaster

Food that lasts forever. Soul-bound: Cannot be transferred to other alts, even by VIPs.

Cost: 300 Account Crowns

Where: clown-looking ATM top right of Minath Auction House

Rod of Recall

Rod that creates a temporary, one-time 'recall' point to return to. Most players use Recall in conjunction with Word of Recall, which sends you back to town.

1. Recall (creates save point)

2. Word of Recall (sends you back to temple of life, or town)

3. Type 'recall' command, to be sent back to save point

Cost: 100 Crowns (500 charges)

pre-HoF Custom Image Use

Players that reach the Hall of Fame (i.e. reach level 25) are able to upload their own custom sprites for no charge. Characters below level 25 must pay for this ability.

Where: New Verden Adventurer's Guild (near bottom right of guild, to the right of the mission board)

Cost: 150 Crowns

Portable Balloon

A custom-designed portable balloon, to traverse the world map.

Cost: 250 Account Crowns

Where: clown-looking ATM top right of Minath Auction House

Once you have purchased a portable balloon, you may submit a custom image for it. See the rules at ghosttrack.com.

Non-steal modification

Modify any item in inventory to be immune from monsters stealing said item.

Cost: 1 Crown

Where: Blacksmith shops

Non-curse modification

Modify any item in inventory to be immune from being cursed.

Cost: 1 Crown

Where: Blacksmith shops

Rustproof modification

Modify any item in inventory to be immune from corrosion/rust effects.

Cost: 5 Crowns

Where: Blacksmith shops

Non-damage modification

Modify any item in inventory to be immune from any type of damage (normal wear, rust, corrosion, etc.)

Cost: 5-20 Crowns depending on value of item

Where: Blacksmith shops

Quest Points

1 QP for 5 Crowns

5 QP for 20 Crowns

10 QP for 35 Crowns

20 QP for 50 Crowns

Where: New Verden Adventurer's Guild, bottom left machine

Full XP Resurrection

Grants 100% restoration of xp lost from last death.

Cost: variable, depending on how much xp lost

Where: New Verden Hospital, Temple of Life, and most hospitals

Gold

Gold pieces, to spend on in-game items.

Cost: variable, depending on level (lvl 50 player gets 37.5 million gp for 1000 crowns, level 25 gets around ~7 million)

Explanation of Crown to Gold Conversion

Where: any ATM

Guild Quest Skip

Allows you to skip guild quest requirement for joining a guild. You still need to pay the 20,000gp fee.

Cost: 25 Crowns

Where: Guild location (join the guild and it will ask you to confirm)


Disguisers

Changes your image to various mobs

Cost: 500-2000 Crowns

Animals/Bugs/Blobs 500 Crowns

Humanoids 750 Crowns

Monsters 1000 Crowns

Dragons 1000 Crowns

Spirits/Undead 1000 Crowns

Bosses 2000 Crowns

Where: Minath Auction House Vending Machine