Box o' Fun

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Box of Fun.png

Box o' Fun

Item type
Consumable
Consume type
Generic
Disciplines
Armorsmith tango icon 20px.png 400
Rarity
CFine
Binding
Account Bound
Game link
API
API

Double-click to consume.
Double-click to create a box full of random goofs and gags! Lasts 15 minutes.

— In-game description

Box o' Fun is a magical chest that contains many random effects to entertain the masses. Wherever you use the box an
Activity (map icon).png
activity symbol will appear on the map so that other players will notice the box. It can be obtained from various sources and gives the player 10 times a random skill bar or transformation.
Box o' Fun

Acquisition[edit]

Sold by[edit]

Vendor Location Cost
Gem Store 80 Gem.png
Gem Store 5 / 320 Gem.png

Contained in[edit]

Randomizer settings[edit]

To change the settings of their Box o' Fun, the owner can interact twice with the box to receive an adjuster, which looks like a Cavalier Hammer and has two skills.

Skill Activation time Recharge time Description
Reset the randomizer.png
 Reset the randomizer.
0.5½ 4 ...
Strike (metal bar).png
 Adjust Box of Fun
1 10 Hit the box to change its function.
Using the Adjust Box of Fun skill, hits the Box with the adjuster and gives you the following dialogue
The randomizer can be adjusted to a number of settings. Choose a setting.
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Set it to only change colors.
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Set it to celebration mode.
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Set it to only transform appearances.
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Attempt a more advanced modification.
The randomizer can be adjusted to a number of settings. Choose a setting.
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Set it to petrify mode.
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Set it to travel-toy mode.
Talk back option tango.png
Keep the standard settings.
Talk end option tango.png
Reset the randomizer.
Talk end option tango.png
Leave it alone.
Talk end option tango.png
Leave it alone.

Possible Effects[edit]

An icon will appear over the Box o' Fun indicating which effect it will cause when interacted with.

Change Colors[edit]

  • The player becomes transparent (Stealth)
  • The player shifts colors (from yellow to red, then green)
  • The player becomes red.

Transform Appearances[edit]

The player gets transformed and is able to participate in Costume Brawl. Possible transformations are:

Celebration Mode[edit]

  • Explosion (Knocks back players nearby the Box)
  • Snowball (Knocks down struck player)
  • Snowball Fighter - Alters the skill bar to possess only a single skill. Throw a snowball at a fellow player (causes a 1 second knockdown from a max range of 800)
  • Fireworks - Alters the skill bar to possess three skills for shooting fireworks which can each be used three times, with a shorter cooldown than normal fireworks.
Skill Activation time Recharge time Description
1
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 Blue Fireworks
0.5½ 3 ...
2
Corrosive Poison Cloud.png
 Green Fireworks
0.5½ 3 ...
3
Powder Keg (skill).png
 Red Fireworks
0.5½ 3 ...

Petrify Mode[edit]

  • Petrified - After a short countdown, the player will become petrified, taking on a stone appearance and being unable to move. The effect lasts indefinitely, but the player may
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     Walk It Off whenever they choose.

Travel Toy Mode[edit]

Interacting with the Box o' Fun will show you the following dialogue:

This box appears to be full of temporary travel toys.
Talk quest choice tango.png
Try a Riding Broom.
Talk quest choice tango.png
Try a Magic Carpet.
Talk quest choice tango.png
Try a Sonic Tunneling Tool.
Talk quest choice tango.png
Try an Electromagnetic Ascender.
Talk end option tango.png
Leave it alone.

Choosing a travel toy will give you 15 minutes of Automatic Travel Suspended.png Temporary Travel Toy and 3 hours of the corresponding automatic effect.

Used in[edit]

Item Rarity Discipline(s) Rating Ingredients
Gift of Entertainment.png Gift of Entertainment
(Learned from: Recipe: Gift of Entertainment)
HLegendary ArmorsmithArmorsmith tango icon 20px.png 400

Notes[edit]

  • The Gem Store description is as follows: "Spawn a box full of random fun for everyone in the area. Every 15 seconds, the box generates a new amusing option. Color-changing, shape-shifting, and other tricks can be yours! Each box remains in the world for 15 minutes."