Obelisk War Challenger Guide

This guide is designed to offer some advice on how to beat each of the challengers for the Obelisk War. The stats, abilities and weapons mentioned here are simply some that we recommended - depending on your luck, and fighting style, you may be able to beat them with very different strategies.

If you don't like the weapon suggestions on this page, check out the Basic Weapon Sets guide for additional weapon suggestions. You can also check out our Faerie Abilities guide.

Complete plot coverage is available at this section.

Obelisk War Challengers
First Charge - Second Assault - Raiding Party - Offensive Strike - Final Invasion

First Charge

The war has begun, and the first wave of opponents have arrived!

Petty PilfererPetty Pilferer
Amateur InsiderAmateur Insider
Minor WarlockMinor Warlock
Rent-A-BruteRent-A-Brute
Assistant ScientistAssistant Scientist
Grumpy MummyGrumpy Mummy

How to Obtain

They are automatic challengers as part of the Obelisk War plot. You will only have 5 of them to battle, however; the opponent associated with the faction you joined will not be listed as an opponent for you. These challengers first appeared at midnight on February 28, 2013 at The Mysterious Obelisk.

Recommended Stats

Here are some of the minimum stats that you may want your pet to have before charging back.

Recommended Stats
Level At this point, it really doesn't matter what your level is.
Hit Points At least 10 is best but with some luck you can win with less.
Strength At least 13 for the boost, but the higher the better.
Defense For a cautious approach, get the 13 boost.

Faerie Abilities

Even the free abilities are useful for these challengers. Static Cling is highly recommended, since it adds 3 free icons to your attack, and you can use it for multiple turns!

Static Cling
Static Cling
Level 1, Free

Suggested Weapons

Some weapons you may find useful for this battle are...

Weapons

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Second Assault

With the minions dealt with, the main forces rush into the battle, plundering and pillaging. You may as well join in. There could be free cake.

Back Alley Bruiser
Back Alley Bruiser
Roadside Bandit
Roadside Bandit
Hedgewitch
Hedgewitch
Charming Subversive
Charming Subversive
Smug Philosopher
Smug Philosopher
Zombie Hooligan
Zombie Hooligan

How to Obtain

They are automatic challengers as part of the Obelisk War plot. You will only have 5 of them to battle, however; the opponent associated with the faction you joined will not be listed as an opponent for you. These challengers first appeared at midnight on March 3, 2013 at The Mysterious Obelisk.

Recommended Stats

Here are some of the minimum stats that you may want your pet to have before charging back.

Recommended Stats
Level At this point, it really doesn't matter what your level is.
Hit Points At least 20 is best but with some luck you can win with less.
Strength At least 20 for the boost, but the higher the better.
Defense For a cautious approach, get the 20 boost.

Faerie Abilities

The free abilities are still all you need for this battle! Static Cling is highly recommended, since it adds 3 free icons to your attack, and you can use it for multiple turns!

Static Cling
Static Cling
Level 1, Free

Suggested Weapons

Some weapons you may find useful for these battles are...

Weapons

These challengers all do very varied attacks, so you may find different weapons useful for each challenger. Here are some opponent-specific recommendations.

Challenger Weapons
Back Alley Bruiser
Back Alley Bruiser
Blunted Qasalan Gladius Sword
Blunted Qasalan Gladius Sword

Sophies Magic Hat
Sophies Magic Hat
Roadside Bandit
Roadside Bandit
No additional recommended weapons
Hedgewitch
Hedgewitch
Snowager Sword
Snowager Sword
Snowager Sword
Snowager Sword

Flaming Oven Gloves
Flaming Oven Gloves
No additional recommended weapons
Blunted Qasalan Gladius Sword
Blunted Qasalan Gladius Sword

Shiny Shoal Shell Shield
Shiny Shoal Shell Shield

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Raiding Party

The gloves are off. Skilled raiders surge across the battlefield, wreaking havoc in their wake. The cake, incidentally, is not free. We lied.

Midnight Smuggler
Midnight Smuggler
Nefarious Plotter
Nefarious Plotter
Licensed Conjurer
Licensed Conjurer
Brutal Mercenary
Brutal Mercenary
Stalwart Explorer
Stalwart Explorer
Ghostly Knight
Ghostly Knight

How to Obtain

They are automatic challengers as part of the Obelisk War plot. You will only have 5 of them to battle, however; the opponent associated with the faction you joined will not be listed as an opponent for you. These challengers first appeared at midnight on March 6, 2013 at The Mysterious Obelisk.

Recommended Stats

Here are some of the minimum stats that you may want your pet to have before charging back.

Recommended Stats
Level You might want to be at least level 10 or 25 to use the associated Faerie abilities.
Hit Points At least 55 is best but with some luck you can win with less.
Strength At least 35 for the boost, but the higher the better.
Defense For a cautious approach, get the 20 boost.

Faerie Abilities

The free abilities are still useful, but you may want to think about getting some abilities from the 10 or 25 level. Static Cling is highly recommended, since it adds 3 free icons to your attack, and you can use it for multiple turns! Other good options are Cranky or Positive Thinking (both Level 10) or An Icicle (level 25).

Static Cling
Static Cling
Level 1, Free
Positive Thinking
Positive Thinking
Level 10, 4
An Icicle
An Icicle
Level 25, 10

Suggested Weapons

These challengers are starting to give even some recreational battlers trouble. Here are some recommended weapons for all challengers.

Weapons

These challengers all do very varied attacks, so you may find different weapons useful for each challenger. Here are some opponent-specific recommendations.

Challenger Weapons
Midnight Smuggler
Midnight Smuggler

Nefarious Plotter
Nefarious Plotter


Licensed Conjurer
Licensed Conjurer
Brutal Mercenary
Brutal Mercenary

Stalwart Explorer
Stalwart Explorer

Ghostly Knight
Ghostly Knight

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Offensive Strike

Highly trained elites have exploded into action, leaving lesser forces stunned. This is serious. There isn't even a rumor of cake out there.

Shady Prowler
Shady Prowler
Cunning Mastermind
Cunning Mastermind
Master Wizard
Master Wizard
Unyielding Sentinel
Unyielding Sentinel
Genius Inventor
Genius Inventor
Unchained Monster
Unchained Monster

How to Obtain

They are automatic challengers as part of the Obelisk War plot. You will only have 5 of them to battle, however; the opponent associated with the faction you joined will not be listed as an opponent for you. These challengers first appeared at midnight on March 9, 2013 at The Mysterious Obelisk.

Recommended Stats

Here are some of the minimum stats that you may want your pet to have before charging back.

Recommended Stats
Level At least level 50 to use the associated Faerie abilities.
Hit Points At least 85 is best.
Strength At least 85 for the boost, but the higher the better.
Defense Get the 85 boost.

Faerie Abilities

The free abilities are can be useful, but for these opponents, definitely get an ability from the 50 level. These opponents aren't shy about using Throw Pillows multiple times during a battle. Lens Flare is recommended, but Shhhhhhhhh... is favored by some battlers. Static Cling is highly recommended, since it adds 3 free icons to your attack, and you can use it for multiple turns! Other good options are Cranky or Positive Thinking (both Level 10) or An Icicle (Level 25).

Static Cling
Static Cling
Level 1, Free
Positive Thinking
Positive Thinking
Level 10, 4 light icon
An Icicle
An Icicle
Level 25, 10 water icon
Lens Flare
Lens Flare
Level 50, 15 light icon

Suggested Weapons

These challengers are a real challenge. It's time to bring out the big weapons. Here are some recommended weapons for most or all challengers.

Weapons

Any 15-icon muffin can be used instead of Brain Muffin, such as Darigan Muffin, Icy Muffin, Smelly Dung Muffin, or Water Muffin. Another cheaper and weaker alternative is Jar of Meepit Eyes.

These challengers all do very varied attacks, so you may find different weapons useful for each challenger.

Challenger Weapons
Shady Prowler
Shady Prowler
Cunning Mastermind
Cunning Mastermind
Master Wizard
Master Wizard
Unyielding Sentinel
Unyielding Sentinel
Genius Inventor
Genius Inventor
Unchained Monster
Unchained Monster

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Final Invasion

Leaders of the factions have arrived to personally oversee the destruction. Whoever wins the day might be the one to open the obelisk.

Kanrik
Kanrik, Master Thief
The Duchess
The Duchess
Rasala
Rasala the Bright
Commander Flint
Commander Flint
Professor Lambert
Professor Lambert
Lanie and Lillie
Lanie and Lillie

How to Obtain

They are automatic challengers as part of the Obelisk War plot. You will only have 5 of them to battle, however; the opponent associated with the faction you joined will not be listed as an opponent for you. These challengers first appeared at midnight on March 12, 2013 at The Mysterious Obelisk.

Recommended Stats

Here are some of the minimum stats you should have before taking on these formidable opponents.

Recommended Stats
Level At least Level 50 to use appropriate faerie abilities.
Hit Points At least 150.
Strength At least 200 for the boost, but the higher the better.
Defense At least 200, but you can do the 125 boost if you have higher HP (at least 220).

Faerie Abilities

For these opponents, definitely invest in some faerie abilities, especially those from the 50 level. Lens Flare is recommended, but Shhhhhhhhh... is favored by some battlers. Other good options are Cranky or Positive Thinking (both Level 10) or An Icicle (Level 25).

Abilities from the 100 level are currently glitched, so we are not recommending any of those. If you are a higher level, consider getting abilities from the 200 level, such as Warlocks Rage.

Static Cling
Static Cling
Level 1, Free
Positive Thinking
Positive Thinking
Level 10, 4 light icon
An Icicle
An Icicle
Level 25, 10 water icon
Lens Flare
Lens Flare
Level 50, 15 light icon

Suggested Weapons

These opponents aren't afraid to hit you and hit you hard. Here are some suggested weapons to do the same to them.

Weapons

Any 15-icon muffin can be used instead of Brain Muffin, such as Darigan Muffin, Icy Muffin, Smelly Dung Muffin, or Water Muffin.

These challengers all do varied attacks, so you may find different weapons useful for each challenger.

Challenger Weapons
Kanrik
Kanrik, Master Thief
The Duchess
The Duchess
Rasala
Rasala the Bright
Commander Flint
Commander Flint
Professor Lambert
Professor Lambert
Lanie and Lillie
Lanie and Lillie

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