Appearances are used to change the visual appearance of a piece of equipment while Dyes are used to change the color of outfit appearances and equipment. With these at your disposal, you can customize your character to suit your visual aesthetics.
Where do I get an Appearance?
You can obtain an Appearance from different Equipment by using an Appearance Card or by equipping an equipment that does not have the tag: “Cannot Obtain Appearance”.
Figure 1: Obtained Appearance Notification
Figure 2: An example of an Unobtainable Appearance
Where can I get Appearance Cards?
Appearance Cards can be obtained by purchasing them from other players through the Marketplace, Events, Token Redemption NPCs, and Reputation Merchants (once a player has obtained at least the "Revered" status with that reputation).
Figure 3: Appearance Card Icon
Figure 4: Appearance Cards sold by the Reputation Merchant of Carzacor
When you acquire Appearance Cards, they will be stored in your Bag, under “Consumables”. To register the outfit, hold down the “A” button.
Figure 5: Cards in Consumables Section of the Bag
Once you use the card, you will receive a notification that you have “Obtained a New Appearance”.
Figure 6: Obtained New Appearance Notification (Appearance Card)
How do I change my equipment’s appearance?
To change the appearance of your equipment, visit the "Outfit Designer". However, changing your appearance costs Gold so make sure you have enough to pay the merchant.
Figure 7: Outfit Designer NPC
Figure 8: Outfit Designer Interface
Figure 9: Choosing an appearance for the Shield
Figure 10: Confirmation to change appearance
Figure 11: Successful appearance change
Figure 12: Equipment which has a different appearance
Where do I get dyes?
Dyes can be obtained through purchases from NPC Dye Mixers, Reputation Merchants, and Token Redemption merchants. Additionally, you may craft them through the Alchemy Station.
Figure 13: Dye Mixer Icon
Figure 14: The Dye Mixer NPC
Figure 15: Shop Interface of the Dye Mixer
How do you use Dyes?
In order to dye your equipment, you need to go to a "Dye Artisan". The Dye will be consumed upon use so choose how you want to use your dye carefully!
Figure 16: Dye Artisan Icon
Figure 17: Dye Artisan NPC
Figure 18: Dye Artisan NPC
Figure 19: Dye Artisan Interface
There are 3 types of equipment you can dye:
Below is an example of applying a Dye to a piece of equipment.
Figure 20: Dyeing the Dye Cloth
Figure 21: Choosing a Dye
Figure 22: Confirmation Screen
Figure 23: Dye application successful
Figure 24: Icon of an equipment that has been dyed
What are Costumes?
Costumes are items used to change your characters appearance to a complete set instantly. Costumes can be bought via the in-game store. You can check your costumes by going to the menu and clicking on “Wardrobe”. When you acquire a "Costume Card", it will be stored in your Bag under “Consumables” in the category labelled “Miscellaneous Card”. To register the costume, hold down the “A” button.
Figure 25: Costume Card Icon
Figure 26: The Wardrobe in the Main Menu
Once you use the card, you will receive a notification that you have “Obtained a New Costume”.
Figure 27: Obtained a new Costume Notification
Figure 28: The Wardrobe Interface
Figure 29: The Costume List
Figure 30: Crusader wearing the Ballroom Ensemble Costume