This page contains a lot of useful links where you can learn more about the game and how to play it!
Lots of information you may seek may be available here on the wiki. You can search for it using the search bar on the left. Another useful tool for looking up information is Google. You can find information across various Spiral Knights sites by searching for "spiral knights sword guide" if you're looking for a sword guide, for example. To limit your search to a single site, you can write
site:url in your search. The previous example could be turned into
site:spiralknights.com sword guide. For more tips on how to efficiently search the net with Google, see this article on search operators.
There is a hefty FAQ available for perusal as well as the sources below:
Gameplay and Strategy
- Damage, on the Spiral Knights wiki
- Status effects, as explained by Awesomest
- The Elite Bomber Thread, originally by Fallout and continued by several others
- Bombing Guide, on the Spiral Knights wiki
- Gunslinger Guide, on the Spiral Knights wiki
- Swordmaster Guide, on the Spiral Knights wiki
- Shieldbearer Guide, on the Spiral Knights wiki
- Swords and Gun Puppies, by Ajericho
- Gate, on the Spiral Knights wiki
- The Arsenal, a subforum for the discussion of armor and weaponry.
Economics of Spiral Knights
- Supply Depot Sale - List of known sales (flash and otherwise) on the Spiral Knights wiki.
- Flash Sales - check the forums for official announcements like this. Also look for user-made logs, as logs are constantly updated during an active sale. These logs are usually in the "General Discussion" section of the forums while active, and are moved to the graveyard after the sale is over.
Player versus Player (PvP)
Staff and Players
- Forum activities hosted by staff often include artistic competitions such as pumkin carving and video making. Prizes are typically in-game items related to the competition.
- List of Implemented Suggestions - player-maintained list of user ideas that have later been seen in-game (coincidence or otherwise) on this wiki.
- Sign up for the Newsletter on the main page to receive emails about Spiral Knights. Pay attention to the News Blog! on the main page as well.
- Forum Announcements Admins will post about important updates here on the Forums.
- Steam news feed (use the Archive on this page to navigate).
- Sometimes the game is "stealth patched" - not all changes are mentioned in Patch Notes or on the forums. You'll depend on player anecdotes and wiki notes for knowledge about this sort of change.
- Sometimes posts "tease" players - the patch notes will seem very small, but the changes will be very large! Example: this post immediately preceded the second March of the Tortodrones.
- Major updates typically happen on Wednesdays.
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