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Discover the Legendary

Planet Nexus

Blast off for an epic adventure of galactic proportions! Choose a side and fight for control of Nexus, while uncovering the secrets of the hyper-advanced Eldan that disappeared from the planet long ago.

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Factions

CHOOSE A SIDE AND FIGHT FOR NEXUS.

The

Exiles

Driven from their homeworlds by the Dominion, the Exiles are a ragtag alliance of refugees, outlaws and mercenaries that have come to planet Nexus to find a new home.

The

Dominion

The Dominion is a powerful interstellar empire that has ruled the galaxy for two thousand years, and now claims planet Nexus as its rightful legacy.

Classes

Choose from six spine-shattering classes, each with unique abilities and combat mechanics!

Warrior

  • POWER SWORD | ARM CANNON | BRUTE FORCE

Armed to the teeth and fearlessly wading into battle with multiple enemies, warriors are unstoppable juggernauts of brutality and combat! Peace is for the weak!

Spellslinger

  • MAG PISTOLS | MAGIC SIGILS | ACROBATICS

Maverick aces of the run and gun, Spellslingers use their lightning reflexes, quickdraw skills, and arcane sorcery to dispense frontier justice with a vengeance! Shoot first, count the bodies later!

Esper

  • PSY-BLADE | BENEVOLENT ILLUSIONS | TERRIFYING NIGHTMARES

Masters of psionic illusion, Espers use the power of their minds to conjure deadly apparitions and extrasensory weaponry! When it comes to mass butchery, it's the thought that counts!

Engineer

  • LAUNCHER | BOTS | EXO-SUIT

Decked out in mechanical armor, Engineers unleash destructive long-range attacks while deploying a powerful posse of bots in battle. Never before have wrenches inspired such dread!

Stalker

  • CLAWS | DEVICES | NANO-SKIN

Silent but deadly assassins, Stalkers use advanced stealth technology to stalk and painfully eviscerate their foes. If you see one, you’re already dead!

Medic

  • RESONATORS | FIELDS | PROBES

Specializing in battlefield support, Medics use their arsenal of gadgets to heal their friends and liquidate their enemies. Prescription: death!

Paths

Choose one of four unique Paths, each with custom content designed for your personal playstyle!

Explorer

  • BRAVE THE WILDERNESS & DISCOVER THE UNKNOWN

Do you crave mortal danger and diving headfirst into the unknown? Be an Explorer! Using enhanced agility and technology, Explorers access secret trails, uncover hidden relics, and discover majestic vistas across planet Nexus! Maps?! Who needs ‘em?

Soldier

  • SLAUGHTER YOUR ENEMIES & CONQUER TERRITORY

Ready to lock, load, and kick some ass? As a Soldier, you’ll make weapon lockers, forge super-armor, and test advanced hardware prototypes on your retreating foes. That enough action for you, spanky? HOO-ah!

Settler

  • TAME THE LAND & EXPAND YOUR INFLUENCE

This wilderness ain’t gonna improve itself, cupcake! Step up, strap on a toolbelt, and spruce up Nexus by building battle arenas, hospitals, taverns, and spaceports for your buddies. Pioneering’s never been so cool or disease-free!

Scientist

  • STUDY THE WORLD & UNLOCK SECRETS

Knowledge is power, so put that big brain of yours to work! Whether it’s relics, robots, or radical machines, as a Scientist you and your trusty scanbot will unlock all the secrets of Nexus. Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of hostile alien lifeforms? You will!

Housing

Stake your claim and build your domicile!

OWN A CHUNK OF NEXUS!

BUY A HOUSE. SPRUCE IT UP. PARTY DOWN!

Every self-respecting adventurer needs a place to hang their hat. So grab a plot and kick back on your exquisitely furnished piece of the galactic dream! Invite some friends over and make your place the most happening social scene in the galaxy!

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CUSTOMIZATION

PERSONALIZE YOUR LEGEND

Like putting your individual stamp on everything you own? Customize everything from your stats to your saddlebags, transforming your mementos into monuments that commemorate your personal greatness!

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Combat

This ain't your momma's tab-targeting combat system!

READY, AIM, KILL!

TELEGRAPHS. HERE'S HOW THEY WORK:
  • Manually aim your abilities in combat.
  • Your enemies will do the same.
  • Dodge or be vaporized.

Utilizing an innovative telegraph system, combat in WildStar is a dynamic experience where movement and strategy deliver the ultimate in intergalactic homicide! Oh yeah!

To learn more about combat, watch the following DevSpeaks:

  Movement     Aiming     Crowd Control     Ability Mechanics  

PVE

Explore, study and conquer the most legendary planet in the universe!

Quests

KICK ADVENTURE IN THE FACE

Were you born to be a hero? Get ready for the most epic quests this side of the Fringe, as you brave the untamed wilds of planet Nexus! Fame and fortune included, free of charge.

Path Missions

PLAY THE WAY YOU WANT TO PLAY

Taming a hostile alien world ain't easy, so choose a Path and start taking care of business! Experience unique missions and mechanics as a Scientist, Settler, Explorer, or Soldier - all designed to fit your personal playstyle!

Challenges

THE CLOCK'S TICKING

Think you’re a PvE powerhouse? Then put your money where your mouth is and take on time-based challenges and earn awesome rewards. Speed kills...and so will you!

Public Events

SOCIAL BLOODSHED IS ALWAYS BETTER

Nexus is chock full of intergalactic badasses...and you're gonna need every one! Tackle multi-stage public events with your buddies or like-minded locals, and spread both your legend and the vitals of your foes.

Shiphand Missions

BLAST OFF INTO COSMIC FUN

Take your bad-assitude off-world and throw down with your friends in six sci-fi adventures set in outer space and beyond! In space, only you can hear your enemies scream!

Adventures

VIRTUALLY FATAL REALITY

Imagine virtual simulations generated by a psychopathic Eldan AI, each with unique story elements, gameplay mechanics, and objectives. The environments might be simulated, but the phat loot is real!

Dungeons

THE NEXT LEVEL OF AWESOME

You’ve conquered the planet solo but are you ready for the ultimate challenge? Then gear up and dive into a gaggle of unforgettable dungeons inhabited by the most frightening baddies in the galaxy!

Raids

WELCOME BACK TO THE HARDCORE

It's time crank up your carnage to level infinity in 20 and 40-man raids! Experience the most epic content on planet Nexus, with dynamically changing environments and hardcore boss mechanics. Think you're ready? Better be sure.

PVP

More ways to kill other players than you can shake a mushroom cloud at!

Open World

THERE IS NO TIME-OUT IN WAR

Did we mention you’re in the middle of a bitter war against enemies who have despised you for centuries? Time to do your civic duty and mow ‘em down in droves! And remember: in war they don’t give medals for second place.

Duels

1v1 IS ONE TOO MANY

Adventuring on Nexus is great and all, but there’s just no substitute for the visceral purity of going toe-to-toe with a friend or hated rival. Trash talking definitely not optional.

Arenas

ARE YOU NOT ENTERTAINED?

Duels too small-scale to scratch that havoc-wreaking itch? Humiliate and demoralize in bulk by annihilating the opposing faction in 2v2, 3v3, and 5v5 arena matches full of blood-soaked goodness!

Battlegrounds

NO GUTS NO GLORY

Sometimes the most dangerous game is the only one to play. So team up with nine buddies and lay waste to your enemies in 10v10 Battlegrounds. Looks like this bloodbath’s about to become a blood-ocean!

Warplots

DEATH BY ARCHITECTURE

Are you prepared for the most intense PvP experience in the history of intensity? Then you and 39 of your most psychopathic friends should buy a Warplot, arm it to the teeth, and get ready for some hot death-fortress-on-death-fortress action!

The Mystery

Can you reveal the ultimate secrets of Nexus?

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