Cool Games. About Epic Duel.
"Epic Duel" is a Web-based cool game and can be played anywhere with no downloads or installs, which sets them apart from other similar games. What also sets them apart is the focus on player-versus-player (PVP) action instead of the single player.
"There's a bigger sense of achievement when you can beat an actual person,"
The story line of their game progresses as players get further in the game and meet more characters. It's a continually changing world.
How To Play
1. CREATE A NEW USER ACCOUNT
To play EpicDuel, users must create a username and password. To register for your free user account, click Sign Up Now.
2. STARTING THE GAME
EpicDuel can be played in your web-browser for free with no download and no installation.
The only requirement is the Adobe Flash Player 9 browser plugin. If you don't have the latest plugin, you can get it here for free: http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
When the game client opens, enter your username and password in the fields and click the "Login Now" button to begin.
3. CREATING A CHARACTER
Once logged in, you will be prompted to create a new character. EpicDuel offers three unique character classes:
- Tech Mage - a class skilled in technology and effective with energy based weapons
- Bounty Hunter - a balanced class, most effective with mounted wrist blades
- Mercenary - a stronger but slower class most effective with melee weapons
To create a new character, you must select a class, a gender, and a unique name. You can also customize the color and hairstyle of your character. Once satisfied with the changes, click "Save" to proceed to the main login screen.
When your character is saved successfully, click the "Play EpicDuel" button to enter EpicDuel's unique world known as Delta V.
4. EXPLORING DELTA V
To move your character around the world, left-click the mouse at the destination where you would like your character move.
The world is designed as a series of screens each with several interactive hotspots. As you move your mouse over hotspots and near edges of the screen, you'll notice your cursor change to a directional arrow. This arrow indicates that you have encountered a hotspot and can move your character to the nearby area by left-clicking on the hotspot.
In addition to hotspots, you will also encounter several non-player characters (NPCs). NPCs drive the storyline of the game, sell items, and can heal your character. Be sure to click on each NPC you encounter to learn more about the game and discover the best weapons.
5. THE CONTROL PANEL
When you first login to EpicDuel, you will notice several interface controls at the bottom of the screen. These controls include:
- Character Stats
- Chat Field
- Send Button
- Find Battle
- Chat Log
- World Map
6. CHARACTER STATISTICS
When beginning EpicDuel, players should familiarize themselves with their character's statistics. To view your stats, click on the circular orb to the right of your character's profile image in the lower-left corner of the screen.
You'll be taken to the character statistics menu. On the left side of the screen, you will find several attributes that affect the game play. On the right side, you will see your character's unique skill tree.
The attributes listed below improve your character's performance in different ways. Roll your mouse over each attribute in the stats screen to view a brief description of how it affects the game play. The main attributes are listed below:
Your character's unique skill tree is found on the right side of the stats menu. Each character class has a unique skill tree and can learn 10 unique skills. Skills are special abilities that your character can use while in battle. R
When you begin EpicDuel, you'll notice "Experience 0 / 40" in your stats menu. The numerator "0" indicates the experience you currently have, and the denominator "40" indicates the experience you need in order to reach the next level.
As you earn experience, your character will reach higher levels. There are two ways to determine how much experience you need to reach the next level.
- Click the "View Stats" button in the lower-left corner to view the "Experience" field.
- Look at the "View Stats" button, once the yellow color fills the orb, you have a level up available.
11. CHATTING / ACTIONS
EpicDuel allows your character to chat in real-time with other users. To send a chat message, type your message into the chat field on the control bar at bottom of the screen. To send your message, either click "Send" or press the "Enter" key on your keyboard.
Your character can carry several weapons, items, and collectibles as they explore the EpicDuel world. To view your inventory, click the "Inventory" button in the control panel at the bottom of the screen. If you're unsure which button is which, just roll your mouse over each icon to see a tool tip that says what each button does.
Your character can purchase and find several items while playing EpicDuel. By clicking the "Inventory" button on the main interface, you can see everything your character is carrying. The following is a list of the different types of items in EpicDuel:
- Wrist Blade
The upper box on the right side of the inventory screen provides several details about the currently selected weapon:
14. FIND BATTLE (AUTO-MATCH)
Player-vs.-Player (PvP) battle is the primary focus of EpicDuel. Our unique turn-based battle engines automatically matches your character with up to three other players in an epic duel. To quickly find a battle, click the "Find Battle" button at the bottom of the screen. The find battle panel will slide out with options.
15. CHALLENGE BATTLE
Players can now challenge other specific players directly. To challenge another player, click on the character you would like to challenge on any regular map screen.
16. THE BATTLE ENGINE
A battle will begin when the system finds an appropriate match for your character in the auto-match engine, or if you have challenged another user, the battle will begin when the other player accepts your challenge.