This Week in TERA: September 2–8

Rootstock interior

Rootstock & Pond Faire Begin

With the end of summer fast approaching, it’s time for two of TERA's great festivals: Rootstock and Pond Faire!

Starting Tuesday, September 3 and continuing until Tuesday, October 1, you can visit the Freeholds to explore the joys of Rootstock's open-air market, or wander the festive marshlands of the Tuwangi Mire for the annual Pond Faire.

During these festivals, you'll learn to make a variety of potent consumable dishes that provide combat boosts, complete achievements, earn cool pets (like Pinkie, Rainie, or Rusty), or possibly even acquire the elusive Moonsilk Carpet mount.

Increased Skill Experience Event

Increased Skill Experience Event

Starting Tuesday, September 3 at 10 a.m. PDT, and continuing until Tuesday, September 17 at 10 a.m. PDT, you’ll earn 50% more Skill EXP through Vanguard Requests and apply-on-pickup Skill Advancement Drops. Note that this event doesn't apply to items that are used from inventory, such as Tomes.

Weekly Vanguard Bonus: Increased Gold and Reputation

Weekly Vanguard Bonus

Completing Vanguard Requests will award you with increased gold and reputation, starting Tuesday, September 3 at 3 a.m. PDT, and continuing until Tuesday, September 10 at 3 a.m. PDT.

Weekend Battleground Spotlight

Weekend Battleground Spotlight

Starting Friday, September 6 at 3 a.m. PDT, and continuing until Monday, September 9, you’ll earn increased Bellicarium Credits from Corsairs' Stronghold, Shore Hold, and Gridiron.

Demon's Wheel Event Dungeon

Demon's Wheel Event Dungeon

Continue logging in each day until Thursday, September 19 to receive 10 free Demoros’s Mysterious Keys.

For more information, check out our forum post.

Starlyn Battlegrounds Ending

Starlyn Battlegrounds Ending

The expanded rewards from battlegrounds via the Starlyn event window end soon!

Check out our forum post for more details.

Guardian Legion Bonus: Skill Advancement and Skill Optimization Rewards

Guardian Legion bonus

Starting August 30, and until further notice, completing Guardian Legion missions will now provide additional rewards of Skill Advancement and Skill Optimization Scrolls.

Have You Tried the En Masse Launcher?

the En Masse Launcher

Just a reminder: TERA is available through the En Masse Launcher, and the first time you log in through the launcher, you’ll get a fistful of cool in-game items:

  • Fiery Blue Halo (30 Days)
  • Riding Skill: Tantor (30 Days)
  • Personal Crafter's Cure ×10
  • Haste Coin I (3 Hours) ×5
  • Superior Noctenium Elixir ×15

Ongoing in the TERA Store

Back-to-School Sale

Available until Tuesday, September 10, pick up a free bundle of experience boosters (once per account) from the TERA store.

Continuing until Thursday, September 12, we offer a limited time Back-to-School bundle that features a classic pet named Wooley.

Also available until Thursday, September 12, a Castanica Demons Smart Box and Footsteps: Lucky Pupper are provided as a gift from the first EMP purchase made, from any amount of EMP.

TERA is a stunning fantasy MMO that features fast-paced action combat; a vast, gorgeous world; and highly customizable characters. Best of all, TERA is FREE to play!