Reaper's Rumble

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Reaper's Rumble

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Map of Reaper's Rumble

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Loading screen

Come explore the place where his Royal Madness trains his army! Join a team, and compete to grow an army of your own! All in good fun. Would you care to participate?

Helsa

Reaper's Rumble is a structured PvP MOBA-style map located in the Mad King's Realm that players can access during Halloween. Each team must protect three mausoleums that spawn skeletons and destroy the opposing mausoleums.

Getting there[edit]

Mechanics[edit]

The general map layout is roughly symmetric with a hill as the main contested area and heavy cornfields along the sides that provide Stealth.png Stealth for ambushes and ganks. The objective of the match is to destroy all three opposing team's Mausoleums. Each mausoleum is defended by four skeletons and has a farmer that will periodically spawn three skeletons that move to attack the opposing team's mausoleums (focusing on the one that is directly across from their spawn point before moving towards the other ones). Defending skeletons have more powerful skills than assaulting skeletons. If a farmer is killed, players may revive him, while the defending skeletons cannot be revived.

Pumpkin bundles spawn at certain points along the halfway line between the red and blue bases and are indicated on the ground by a pumpkin icon
Event pumpkin (map icon).png
. Players can carry the pumpkins to the mausoleum and throw it inside to spawn four assaulting skeletons (just like farmers) at their mausoleums.

Pumpkins are located along the halfway line between the red and blue bases. The sides of the map also have cornfields, that grant stealth to players walking through them. This stealth is broken upon leaving the cornfield, attacking an enemy, or being struck by enemy players' fifth skill Aimed Shot. The only indication of a player's presence is the rustling of the corn when players walk through.

Once a mausoleum is destroyed, the associated NPCs will disappear and players cannot spawn skeletons there using pumpkins.

Events
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Find pumpkins in the field and bring them to your team's mausoleum to spawn skeletons (80)
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Help your skeletons destroy the other team's mausoleums (80)
Points
  • Kills - 10 points each
  • Interceptions - 5 points each
  • Structures Destroyed - 10 points each
  • NPCs Killed - 5 points each
Skills
Skill Activation time Recharge time Description
Chop.png
 Chop
Chop your foe.
Redirect Arrow.png
Gash.png
 Chop
0.5½ Chop your foe.
Redirect Arrow.png
Kill Shot.png
 Shoot
0.5½ Shoot your target.
Throw Axe.png
 Leap
0.75¾ 8 Leap at your foe.
Cyclone Axe.png
 Axe Spin
0.5½ 8 Attack and cripple the foes around you.
Kill Shot.png
 Shoot
0.5½ 5 Shoot your target.
Fire Missile.png
 Aimed Shot
0.5½ 12 Shoot your target with careful targeting.
Piece of Candy Corn.png
 Raw Candy Corn
12 Eat to recover health.

Rewards[edit]

Historical rewards[edit]

Tips[edit]

  • Due to higher damage and less healing than in normal PvP, as well as a lack of a downed state, timing your dodges well becomes very important to surviving.
  • Defeated players can be revived.
  • When the game countdown finishes, you will be teleported back to your starting point, except that you will be facing backwards. Be aware of this so you do not immediately start running forward, which results in you going in the wrong direction.

NPCs[edit]

Objects[edit]

Notes[edit]

  • The last destroyed mausoleum that ends the game does not count for the scoreboard.
  • When a match starts, players initially spawn facing backwards from the battlefield. The camera occasionally also forces a view away from the battlefield upon match start.
  • The center mausoleum of the red team is almost impossible to hit using regular ranged attacks (obstructed). This makes it significantly harder to destroy than any other mausoleum, as the player's auto-attack chain will repeatedly fail on its final attack.
  • Skeletons will often stop attacking a mausoleum before it's destroyed and instead move on to attack a different mausoleum.
  • Attacking a mausoleum doesn't put players into combat.
  • Joining a match that has only just started may cause the player to be respawned in base after 10 seconds.

Trivia[edit]

  • A number of changes were made for Reaper's Rumble's return in 2018:
    • In 2012, it was also accessible by talking to Helsa.
    • You were able to attack enemy mausoleums from the rear without attracting the attention of the guards. Two additional defending skeletons were added to the rear (they rarely attack head-on assaulters) to counter this.
    • Players would receive a Most <x> with a glory icon if they had the highest count for a given point category.
    • Fixed bugs related to counting score multiple times for kills.