Factions System


There are 3 main factions in A Dawn of Heroes. Each faction is seen as hostile by any other opposite faction NPCs.
PVP Rules are applied while fighting against opposite factions Players. 
See Server Rules and World PVP for more info.

Surfacers:
Main and most populated faction.
  • Most Races and SubRaces are part of the surfacers alliance (many are neutrals and just co-exists with each others).
  • Surfacers will spawn in the City of Benzor and are on war against Drows and their allies.
  • Surfacers will be seen as HOSTILE by any Drow, Humanoid and Duergar NPC.
Drows & Allies:
Underdark controllers and most evil faction.
  • Subraces like Drow, Drider, Illithid, Sahuagin and Eyeball, will spawn in the Underdark (Drows City), and will be seen as HOSTILE by any by any Surfacer and Duergar NPC.
Drows have many allies: 
  • Humanoid SubRaces like Goblin, Kobold, Bugbear, Hobgoblin, Gnoll, Giant-hill, Lizardfolk, Minotaur, Ogre, Ogre-mage, Orc, Stinger, Troll, Troglodyte and Githyanki will spawn in Assaulted Island and will be seen as HOSTILE by Surfacers and Duergars NPCs.
  • Undeads SubRaces like Lich and Vampire will spawn in the Crypt of Nocturnae and will be seen as HOSTILE by Surfacers and Duergars NPCs.  
Duergars:
Underground miners, mostly neutral to Surfacers but against Drows and their allies.
  • Subraces like Duergar, Deep-dwarf and Azer will spawn in the Underdark (City of Blades), and will be seen as HOSTILE by Drows, Humanoids and Surfacers NPCs.
See Subraces page for more info about Subraces, and how to create one.