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Dustopia

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Dustopia is a very dark and colorless dimension.

Dustopia
Dustopia
Dustopia Realmstone
Prerequisite Dimension Greckon
Difficulty Hard
Controlled by Erebon
Dimension Text You're beginning to feel more mortal than ever.
Version Added 1.1
Portal Sound

Overview[edit | edit source]

Dustopia is a very hard dimension, perhaps the most difficult dimension of them all. The Realmstone for Dustopia is dropped by Grillfaces, Hunters and Shifters - all of which can be found in Greckon. Players who visit Dustopia will receive a Strength buff from Erebon. It is recommended to have the best of the best equipment and weaponry when going to Dustopia, as the mobs that spawn there can take lots of punishment even with the bonus damage given from Erebon's Strength.

What to bring[edit | edit source]

CommanderArmorIcons.png - It is reccomended to bring the best Armor available

Skeletal Sword.png - It is reccomended to bring the best sword available.

Deep Bow.png Laser Blaster.png - It is reccomended to bring the best ranged weapons available.

Milk.png - Lurkers inflict a very deadly Wither III debuff, so it's a good idea to bring a few Buckets of Milk with you to cure yourself.

Night Vision Potion.png Tablet of Night Vision.png Night Vision Goggles.png - Torches are not as effective in Dustopia as they are in most other dimensions. Having some means of Night Vision is highly recommended so that you can see well in the dimension.

HunterAtt.png - In order to fight Merkyres, your Hunter skill must reach Level 79. It needs to be even higher to fight Arkzynes and Crusilisks - Levels 89 and 95 respectively.

Why Come Here[edit | edit source]

Shyrelands Realmstone.png - realmstones to the Shyrelands.

PrimordialArmorIcons.png - The Primordial Armor set is one of the most powerful armor sets in Advent of Ascension. Pieces of the set can be obtained by defeating the group of bosses of Dustopia - The Primordial Five.

HunterAtt.png - The Primordial Five drop 43,200 Hunting experience total.

Sabbath.png Dark Destroyer.png - Powerful weapons can be obtained by grinding many of the mobs here, such as Sabbath and the Dark Destroyer.

Raw Beef.png Rosite Ingot.png RuneKinetic.png Primordial Dust.png - The Primordials offer many useful trades! The most important one of all is the Primordial Dust - which is used to summon and challenge the Primordial Five.

Generation[edit | edit source]

Dustopia has a flat landscape filled with very thick forestry and foliage. The landscape of Dustopia is almost pitch-black, making it almost impossible to see anything without some form of light by your side. Even then, the stone and wood that come from Dustopia are so blackened, the details are barely noticeable without Night Vision - making you feel as though you're mining in the dark.

Biomes[edit | edit source]

Dustopia (Dustopian Forest): The regular Dustopia biome filled with tall and cluttered forestry. This biome was renamed to "Dustopian Forest" in the 2.5 snapshot.

Dustopian Marsh: Swampy biomes with large lakes and tall foliage. The water from this biome sometimes "leaks" into other biomes.

Dustopian Plains: Treeless biomes that bear features all too similar to that of Overworld Plains.

Blocks[edit | edit source]

Naturally Generated
Dawn Leaves.png Dawn Leaves
Dawn Wood.png Dawn Wood
Dustopia Grass.png Dustopia Grass
Dustopia Stone.png Dustopia Stone
Foliage
Dawn Bush.png Dawn Bush
Dawn Stocks Top.png Dawn Stocks
Dawn Flower.png Dawn Flower
Dawn Grass.png Dawn Grass
Dawn Bulb.png Dawn Bulb
Generates in Structures
Dawnwood Bars.png Dawnwood Bars
Dawnwood Planks.png Dawnwood Planks
Dustopian Lamp.png Dustopian Lamp
Primordial Shrine.png Primordial Shrine
Darkwash Bricks.png Darkwash Bricks
Iron Bars.png Iron Bars
White Stained Glass.png White Stained Glass

Structures:[edit | edit source]

Dustopia has a few structures including:

Mobs[edit | edit source]

The aggressive mobs in Dustopia have a very dark and macabre theme. They also blend in very well with the colorless landscape of Dustopia, making it extremely difficult to detect them. Fortunately, many of them are also very loud, so it's easy to know what enemies are nearby once you've memorized the sounds they make.

Hostile:[edit | edit source]

Name Spawning Requirement Desirable loot drops Notes
Arkzyne.png Arkzyne Spawns in Structure.png Arkzyne Towers. Sabbath.png Sabbath

Silver Coin.png Silver Coins

Warning: HunterAtt.png This mob is a Level 89 hunter mob.

Players cannot jump or fly near Arkzynes due to increased gravity,

even in Creative mode.

The Gravity Blaster.pngGravity Blaster will also not work while Arkzynes are present.

Basilisk.png Basilisk Spawns naturally Duster.png Duster

Darkly Upgrade Kit.png Darkly Upgrade Kits

N/A
Crusilisk.png Crusilisk Spawns in Structure.png Cruslisk Cave. Beamer.png Beamer Warning: HunterAtt.png This mob is a Level 95 hunter mob.

This mob will occasionally jolt you in a random direction,

making movement very difficult when confronting groups of Crusilisks.

Devourer.png Devourer Spawns naturally Harvester Sword.png Harvester Sword Successful attacks will fully heal itself and cover

your screen with a bloody smear. The Harvester Sword deals the most damage of all

the swords in Advent of Ascension, but it costs 1 HP to use.

Dusteiva.png Dusteiva Spawns naturally Dark Destroyer.png Dark Destroyer Teleports you into the air if you stare at its face.
Duston.png Duston Spawns naturally N/A Spawns four Dust Striders when it dies.
DustStrider.png Dust Strider Spawns in groups of four

when a Duston dies.

Uncharged Orb.png Uncharged Orbs Covers your screen with bits of "dust" when it hits you.
LostSoul.png Lost Soul Spawns naturally Shyrelands Realmstone.png Shyrelands Realmstone
Darkly Upgrade Kit.png Darkly Upgrade Kits
Heals extremely quickly when you look at its face.
Lurker.png Lurker Spawns naturally Darkly Upgrade Kit.png Darkly Upgrade Kits Successful attacks inflict Wither III.
Merkyre.png Merkyre Spawns in Structure.png merkyre towers. Primordial Skull.png Primordial Skulls Warning: HunterAtt.png This mob is a level 79 hunter mob.

Successful attacks inflict Blindness.

Stalker.png Stalker Spawns naturally N/A Staring at it causes it to slow down to a near halt,

but covers your game with nigh-opaque "static".

StalkerPrime.png Stalker Prime Spawns naturally but is Rare.png rare. Dustopia Realmstone.png Dustopia Realmstones

Dustometer.png Dustometer

Staring at it causes it to slow down greatly and fill

your screen with inanimate static, exactly like Stalkers would.

See individual mob pages for more information.

Npcs:[edit | edit source]

Name Spawning Requirement Useful Trades Notes
LottomanDustopia.png Dustopian Lottoman Spawns in Structure.png lotto cages. See here.
PrimordialBanker.png Primordial Banker Spawns in Structure.png primordial villages. Converts different types of coins.
PrimordialGuide.png Primordial Guide Spawns in Structure.png primordial villages. Talks to the player about Dustopia.
PrimordialMerchant.png Primordial Merchant Spawns in Structure.png primordial villages. See here.
PrimordialSpellbinder.png Primordial Spellbinder Spawns in Structure.png primordial villages. See here.
PrimordialWizard.png Primordial Wizard Spawns in Structure.png primordial villages. See here.

See individual mob pages for more information.

Bosses:[edit | edit source]

Name Spawning Requirement Useful Drops: Notes
PrimordialFive.png Primordial Five Spawned by lighting the Dustopian Lamps surrounding the primordial shrine, then right clicking the shrine. See here.

See individual boss pages for more information.

Tips for Hunting Mobs and exploring Dustopia[edit | edit source]

  • The mobs of Dustopia can take lots of punishment and deal just as much in return. As such, it's recommended you bring the best armor and weapons you can muster.
  • Because of the nigh pitch-black landscape of Dustopia, torches won't do you much justice in Dustopia. Bringing some Potions of night vision or equipping Biogenic Armor can allow you to see much more clearly in Dustopia.
  • The Primordials have many useful trades, but be prepared to fight whatever monstrosities get in your way during your search for some villages!
  • Stalker Primes are the most powerful of all rare mobs currently existing in Advent of Ascension in terms of stats alone.
  • It's sometimes a good idea to turn up the brightness of your game if you're having trouble navigating in Dustopia.
  • If you wish to build a home in Dustopia, it's recommended you make it out of colorful blocks so that it can stand out among its colorless landscape.

Resources[edit | edit source]

The Resources that can be obtained in Dustopia are:

Misc Items Obtained from
Darklight Orb.png Darklight Orb Primordial Spellbinder
Darkly Upgrade Kit.png Darkly Upgrade Kit Basilisk, Lost Soul and Lurker
Dusk Orb.png Dusk Orb Primordial Spellbinder
Dustopia Gems.png Dustopia Gems Basilisk, Duston and Lost Soul
Dustopia Realmstone.png Dustopia Realmstone Stalker Prime
RuneEnergy.png Energy Rune Primordial Wizard
RuneFire.png Fire Rune Primordial Wizard
RuneKinetic.png Kinetic Rune Primordial Wizard
Primordial Dust.png Primordial Dust Primordial Merchant
Primordial Skull.png Primordial Skull Merkyre
Raw Beef.png Raw Beef Primordial Merchant
Rosite Ingot.png Rosite Ingot Primordial Merchant
RuneStorm.png Storm Rune Primordial Wizard
Shyrelands Realmstone.png Shyrelands Realmstone Lost Soul
Sunfire Orb.png Sunfire Orb Primordial Spellbinder
Uncharged Orb.png Uncharged Orb Dust Strider
Wind Rune.png Wind Rune Primordial Wizard
RuneWither.png Wither Rune Primordial Wizard
Totems Obtained from
Daybreaker Totem.png Daybreaker Totem Dustopian Lottoman
Terminator Totem.png Terminator Totem Dustopian Lottoman
Guns Obtained from
Beamer.png Beamer Crusilisk
Dark Destroyer.png Dark Destroyer Dusteiva
Duster.png Duster Basilisk
Dustometer.png Dustometer Stalker Prime
Sabbath.png Sabbath Arkzyne
Terminator.png Terminator Terminator Totem
Swords Obtained from
Harvester Sword.png Harvester Sword Devourer
Greatblades Obtained from
Primordial Greatblade.png Primordial Greatblade Okazor
Bows Obtained from
Daybreaker.png Daybreaker Daybreaker Totem
Primordial Bow.png Primordial Bow Okazor
Staves Obtained from
Primordial Staff.png Primordial Staff Okazor
Armor Obtained from
PrimordialArmorIcons.png Primordial Armor Okazor
Banners Obtained from
Dustopian Banner.png Dustopian Banner Lost Soul and Lurker


Dimensions
Ancient Cavern Realmstone.png Ancient CavernBarathos Realmstone.png BarathosCandyland Realmstone.png CandylandCeleve Realmstone.png CeleveCreeponia Realmstone.png CreeponiaCrystevia Realmstone.png CrysteviaDustopia Realmstone.png DustopiaEthereusGardencia Realmstone.png GardenciaDimensionTicket.png GreckonImmortallis Realmstone.png ImmortallisIromine Realmstone.png IromineLabricon Realmstone.png LabriconLelyetia Realmstone.png Lands of LelyetiaDimensionTicket.png Lands of RunandorL'Borean Realmstone.png L'BoreanLunalusMysterium Realmstone.png MysteriumOverworldPlaytopiaPrecasia Realmstone.png PrecasiaAbyss Realmstone.png The AbyssDeeplands Realmstone.png The DeeplandsThe EverlandHaven Realmstone.png The HavenThe NetherShyrelands Realmstone.png The ShyrelandsVox Ponds Realmstone.png Vox Ponds
Other
Ancient Teleportation