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Dragon Essence

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Overview[edit | edit source]

Dragon 78x78.pngDragon Essence.png Dragon Essence is a unique ressource of Dragon clan


Dragon Essence.png Dragon Essence is a central gameplay element of the clan, playing a role in Happiness.png Happiness management, the acquisition of Warband.png military units, and unlocking various economic and military bonuses. The amount of Dragon Essence.png Dragon Essence the player has is shown on the Dragon Essence gauge alongside with Dragon Essence bonuses. It slowly decrease over time, making appearing new bonuses that can be unlocked.

Essence gauge.png

Dragon Essence Bonuses[edit | edit source]

Only one bonus at a time can be activated. The active bonus is displayed on the left part of the gauge and its power is affected by the fame level of dragon player. Each Fame.png Fame step improve the available bonuses and unlock one additional part of the gauge.

The different bonuses that can be unlocked are:

Warchief Thane rank Jarl rank
Nanna's Influence Happiness.png Happiness +2 +3 +4
Andhrimnir's Influence Food.png Food +2 +4 +8
Niorun's Influence Wood.png Wood +2 +4 +8
Njörd's Influence Kröwns.png Kröwns +2 +4 +8
Mimir's Influence Lore.png Lore +2 +4 +8
Magni's Influence War.png Attack Power +10% Attack Power.png +15% Attack Power.png +20% Attack Power.png
Hönir's Influence Fame.png Fame +3 per month +4.02 per month +5.04 per month
Idunn's Influence If not fighting Dragonkin.png Dragonkin get Healing.png healed wherever they are. Heals x1.3 faster Heals x1.7 faster

Military Units[edit | edit source]

The Dragon Clan only has access to one type of military unit, the Dragonkin. Training a Dragonkin at a Dragonkin Altar requires Dragon Essence.png 1 Dragon Essence to be spent in addition to a Kröwns.png Kröwns cost.

Happiness[edit | edit source]

If the Dragon Essence gauge runs out of Dragon Essence.png Dragon Essence, not only will the player no longer benefit from any of the bonuses, but there will also be a Unhappy.png -10 penalty to Happiness, which will persist until the player gets more Dragon Essence.png Dragon Essence.

Acquisition[edit | edit source]

Dragon Essence.png Dragon Essence can only be acquired by sacrificing units at the Sacrificial Pyre. The amount of Dragon Essence.png Dragon Essence gained per unit differs depending on the type of unit sacrificed:

  • Sacrificing a regular (non-Thrall) unit gives Dragon Essence.png +2 Dragon Essence.
  • Sacrificing a Thrall.png Thrall gives Dragon Essence.png +3 Dragon Essence.