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==Description==
 
To protect the interests and the citizens of the Agatean Empire's only Sea Port, the Sun Emperor created a legion of crack warriors known as the '''Imperial Guard'''.  These skilled, fierce and determined troops patrol the walled city of [[Bes Pelargic]] ready to stomp on the fingers of the terminally inquisitive and to reinforce the belief that to be a citizen in the [[Agatean Empire]] is to be the most fortunate of mortals.
 
To protect the interests and the citizens of the Agatean Empire's only Sea Port, the Sun Emperor created a legion of crack warriors known as the '''Imperial Guard'''.  These skilled, fierce and determined troops patrol the walled city of [[Bes Pelargic]] ready to stomp on the fingers of the terminally inquisitive and to reinforce the belief that to be a citizen in the [[Agatean Empire]] is to be the most fortunate of mortals.
  
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==Location==
 
The impressive training facilities and headquarters of the Imperial Guard are located inside the grand entrance hall of the [[Imperial Palace]].  This shining example of the graceful style and incredible wealth of the Empire is located on the east side of [[Bes Pelargic]], at the northeast end of, fittingly, Palace Approach.  
 
The impressive training facilities and headquarters of the Imperial Guard are located inside the grand entrance hall of the [[Imperial Palace]].  This shining example of the graceful style and incredible wealth of the Empire is located on the east side of [[Bes Pelargic]], at the northeast end of, fittingly, Palace Approach.  
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==Playing Style==
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The Imperial Guard is a very combat-focussed guild. It is a good guild for [[Numberchasers]] and players who are interested in fighting with swords, polearms, maces and flails in heavy armour.
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As well, Imperial Guards are good grapplers who are able to fend off thieves trying to snatch their weapons and can also climb rocks and mountains. Their [[fighting.range.fired]] primary skill also means that they will be good with [[crossbow]]s.
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==Joining==
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Joining the guild is a fairly simple task, achieved by typing 'join' when you enter the Imperial Guard recruitment area where Hu Yuu Wan resides.
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Upon joining, he will give you a booklet detailing information about the Imperial Guard that you can read.
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==Learning==
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You can learn new commands and advance your skills in the Imperial Guard recruitment area where Hu Yuu Wan resides.
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Typing 'help here' will show you a list of commands you can use to learn and advance skills.
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Type 'say teach me please' in this room to see if you can learn new commands.
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All warriors can learn and advance in this room, not just Imperial Guards.
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==Facilities==
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The Imperial Guard has these rooms:
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* The Imperial Guard recruitment area where you can join, advance skills and learn commands from Hu Yuu Wan as well as containing a bulletin board with news and messages from the [[Warriors]]' Guild. Type 'look board' to see what messages are on there. You can type 'read [number of message]' to see what a person has written. Type 'help board' to learn more.
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* The Imperial Guard forge where Bei Fom Meh sells a range of clothes, armours, daggers, polearms, maces and flails. As it is also a [[smithy]], you can also [[fix]] weapons, armours and tools here.
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== Items sold here ==
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Bei Fom Meh offers these weapons, armours and items suitable to young and intermediate-level warriors:
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* [[wakizashi scabbard]]
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* [[katana scabbard]]
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* [[kodachi scabbard]]
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* [[white cotton shirt]]
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* [[purple eagle tabard]]
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* [[purple parade jacket]]
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* [[three star shield]]
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* [[cloud dragon shield]]
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* [[metal clad boots]]
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* [[plumed imperial helmet]]
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* [[nodachi]]
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* [[two-handed sword]]
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* [[two-handed war sword]]
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* [[sode-garami]]
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* [[bo]]
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* [[jo]]
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* [[kama yari]]
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* [[iron war club]]
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* [[black shafted mace]]
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* [[wooden cosh]]
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* [[short steel baton]]
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* [[wakizashi]]
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* [[steel-tempered katana]]
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* [[kodachi]]
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* [[jiann]]
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* [[dao]]
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* [[tanto]]
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* [[ornamental snake dagger]]
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* [[ornamental dragon dagger]]
  
 
==Primaries==
 
==Primaries==
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==Notes==
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* Imperial Guards are exempt from having to carry a weapons permit on their person.
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* There is no [[newbie chest]] for the Imperial Guard, members of the Imperial Guard are recommended to use the [[Samurai]]'s newbie chest or that of other [[Warriors]].
  
 
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[[Category:Warrior specialisations]]

Latest revision as of 12:35, 3 June 2021

Description

To protect the interests and the citizens of the Agatean Empire's only Sea Port, the Sun Emperor created a legion of crack warriors known as the Imperial Guard. These skilled, fierce and determined troops patrol the walled city of Bes Pelargic ready to stomp on the fingers of the terminally inquisitive and to reinforce the belief that to be a citizen in the Agatean Empire is to be the most fortunate of mortals.

Location

The impressive training facilities and headquarters of the Imperial Guard are located inside the grand entrance hall of the Imperial Palace. This shining example of the graceful style and incredible wealth of the Empire is located on the east side of Bes Pelargic, at the northeast end of, fittingly, Palace Approach.

Playing Style

The Imperial Guard is a very combat-focussed guild. It is a good guild for Numberchasers and players who are interested in fighting with swords, polearms, maces and flails in heavy armour.

As well, Imperial Guards are good grapplers who are able to fend off thieves trying to snatch their weapons and can also climb rocks and mountains. Their fighting.range.fired primary skill also means that they will be good with crossbows.

Joining

Joining the guild is a fairly simple task, achieved by typing 'join' when you enter the Imperial Guard recruitment area where Hu Yuu Wan resides.

Upon joining, he will give you a booklet detailing information about the Imperial Guard that you can read.

Learning

You can learn new commands and advance your skills in the Imperial Guard recruitment area where Hu Yuu Wan resides.

Typing 'help here' will show you a list of commands you can use to learn and advance skills.

Type 'say teach me please' in this room to see if you can learn new commands.

All warriors can learn and advance in this room, not just Imperial Guards.

Facilities

The Imperial Guard has these rooms:

  • The Imperial Guard recruitment area where you can join, advance skills and learn commands from Hu Yuu Wan as well as containing a bulletin board with news and messages from the Warriors' Guild. Type 'look board' to see what messages are on there. You can type 'read [number of message]' to see what a person has written. Type 'help board' to learn more.
  • The Imperial Guard forge where Bei Fom Meh sells a range of clothes, armours, daggers, polearms, maces and flails. As it is also a smithy, you can also fix weapons, armours and tools here.

Items sold here

Bei Fom Meh offers these weapons, armours and items suitable to young and intermediate-level warriors:

Primaries

Notes

  • Imperial Guards are exempt from having to carry a weapons permit on their person.
  • There is no newbie chest for the Imperial Guard, members of the Imperial Guard are recommended to use the Samurai's newbie chest or that of other Warriors.