Character Transfer Policy

Live Shard Transfers

  1. A character may be transferred between shards once every 6 months.
  2. A Character Transfer Token if required for each character transfer and are available through https://accounts.istaria.com.
  3. If the character's name is already in use on the destination shard, a new name may be selected.
  4. If for some reason a character can not be transferred or because of a naming conflict is not wanted, then the Character Transfer Token will be refunded.

Live Shard Copies

  1. A character may be copied between shards once every 6 months.
  2. A character cannot be copied if a copy of it already exists on the destination server.
  3. A character may only be copied if it is one year old.
  4. A Character Copy Token if required for each character copy and are available through https://accounts.istaria.com.
  5. If the character's name is already in use on the destination shard, a new name may be selected.
  6. If for some reason a character can not be copied or because of a naming conflict is not wanted, then the Character Copy Token will be refunded.
  7. All copied characters are subject to a filter that removes coin, novians, and various obsolete items from the inventory.

Special Conditions for Blight Shard Transfers

  1. Character must have been made on Blight. You can not copy a character to Blight, then transfer to a live shard.
  2. Character must be at least 2 years old.
  3. Characters that have items from characters copied from the live shards are ineligible for transfer. (You can't copy a character from the live shards, and then move all those items to a character created on Blight).
  4. Character can not have development item / testing items, coin or experience applied.
  5. If in doubt, please submit a request for review before purchasing a character transfer token.
  6. Requests can be submitted at https://support.istaria.com.