Albion Online: A Beginner’s Guide to Your First Sandbox MMORPG Journey
While the thought of stepping into the vast unknown may seem daunting at first, Albion Online offers newcomers a refreshing way to get to grips with Sandbox Interactive’s popular MMORPG with a host of exciting beginner-friendly activities that don’t require not a steep learning curve.
Still, there won’t be any spoon-feeding and gripping here – you’re free to chart your own path without any questlines so you can truly be whoever you want to be. After creating your character and completing the tutorial, the possibilities are now truly endless – and here’s how you can make the most of your first few days in the game.
Testing the Waters in Solo Expeditions
If you’re looking for a low-risk way to test your skills on your own, you can dive into exciting PvE combat via Expeditions. Head to Royal Cities and access them through Expedition Masters – you’ll soon earn plenty of rewards and Combat Fame by mastering your favorite playstyle and weapon.
If you’re feeling a bit adventurous, you can indulge your wanderlust by venturing into the open world around you. There are plenty of random solo dungeons to challenge – all you have to do is find cave-style entrances with a green light if you don’t have a solo dungeon map.
Preparing for PvP
When you’re tired of slaying beastly demons in deadly dungeons, you can put your skills to the test against other players in-game. Albion Online also has low-risk PvP content for anyone looking forward to it. to try but who have always been too afraid to try.
In Corrupted Dungeons you can engage in a little PvP when a rival player invades your dungeons or vice versa. You can gradually increase your PvP prowess by playing with all three tiers – Hunter, Stalker, and Slayer – in dungeons. You can also head to the arena to fight with others, alone or with a preformed team.
Guild gameplay galore
Speaking of teams, when you’re comfortable enough to dabble in the game a bit, you can join a guild to take your skills to the next level. You can participate in claiming capture-the-flag type objectives, join turf wars, initiate guild vs. guild battles and more. You can also head to the game’s online forum to join the community and learn more about the fantasy world around you.
Ready to start? You can download Albion Online from the iOS App Store and the Google Play Store for Android devices. It’s a free game with in-app purchases.