The GungHo Collaboration Tournament is now live and gives players the opportunity to chase a crown along with Rainbow Event Medal by achieving a high score. Players are ranked based on Combo Count, Time Remaining, Max Damage, and Skill Only Defeat with the top 7% earning a Crown and top 27% earning the Rainbow Event Medal.
This article will explain my thought process for earning a crown along with strategies for maximizing your score by using two distinct strategies.
Dungeon information can be found HERE.
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118,550 – Combo approach
Plenty of room for improvement considering I chocked on two floors.
117,600 – Zeus Verse approach
Fast, quick combos are key to success
In Ranking Dungeons, players are scored based on the following:
- Each Combo is worth 5,000 points
- Each second remaining is worth 500 points
- Hitting 40 Million damage is 10,000 points
- Each active used to kill a floor (no combo made) is -5,000 points
Continue reading GungHo Collab Ranking Dungeon Guide & Strategies
The Rikuu Ranking Dungeon is in full swing and North America has already surpassed the JP cutoff. This is a surprising accomplishment as NA is usually behind JP unless the Ranking Dungeon was so delayed that we gained access to new cards/team compositions.
This article will examine the cutoff curve and what assumptions we can make along with what is the most popular/accessible team players are using.
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JP vs NA Curve
Images courtesy of the Puzzle & Dragons Community Discord Server.
Historically speaking, the crowning score curves for JP and NA look different, but JP usually edges out on top by the end. This is because North American players are able to immediately copy their strategies right from Day 1 and spend less time tinkering or experimenting with teams as they only need to make adjustments based on their Monster Box. Continue reading Rikuu Ranking, JP Cutoff, and Higher NA Scores