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Recent News
July 17th
It's Time to Name Some Crusaders! 

As part of our celebrations for the 2nd anniversary of Crusaders of the Lost Idols, we're asking for community input!

If you click on this link, you can view the two new Crusaders being added to Littlefoot's Big Adventure, and submit a name for each of them. We at Codename will go through the list of submissions and select our top few for each Crusader. Players will then get a chance to vote on the best name and the winning names will be revealed when the event starts!

The first round of submissions will be available from today until Noon PDT on Monday July 24.
July 14th
New Weekend Buff! Heatwaves are Coming 

It's so hot that the thermometers are starting to melt. It's time to band together and defeat the heat-walkers.

The following Crusaders will get a buff this weekend starting from today until 12 pm PDT on Monday July 17th.

  • The Princess - Ignite, Char, Conflagrate, and Incinerate ability +200%
  • Brogon, Prince of Dragons - Friends of Brogon ability +200%
  • Leerion, the Royal Dwarf - Golden Touch ability +200%
  • Prince Sal, the Merman - Base DPS +400%
  • Thalia, the Thunder King - Storm Rider ability +200%



Also, check out the limited-time Melting Jeweled Chests that contain equipment for the five Crusaders above!

(Please note: The chest will only contain gear for Brogon and Leerion if you've unlocked them. If you are missing Leerion, you can purchase Leerion's Golden Epic, and it will be available on him once you unlock him.)
July 13th
New Event! A Song of Thrones 2017 

Winter is coming, but not before the Summer and Fall. Then Winter is coming. In the meantime, you can check out our A Song of Thrones event and new Tier 2 Crusaders!

The A Song of Thrones 2017 event runs from today through to July 25th at Noon PDT. For those players who haven't unlocked them already, this is your chance to add both Leerion, the Royal Dwarf and Brogon, Prince of Dragons to your roster.

The two new Tier 2 Crusaders (available to recruit after you've completed Tier 1 are RoboQueen and Zombie Winter.

New Crusader: RoboQueen.


Once recruited, RoboQueen unlocks RoboFamily at level 100 and it increases her DPS +100% for every adjacent Robot.

At level 400, her ability I Like Dragons increases her DPS +400% per Dragon or Dragon family member Crusader in the formation.

Additionally, for the first time ever, RoboQueen has equipment that increases her max level past the cap. Chilling!

The second new Tier 2 Crusader is Zombie Winter.

New Crusader: Zombie Winter.

At level 50, Zombie Winter unlocks Touch of Wealth. He'll touch a random adjacent Crusader every 10 seconds, increasing gold find by 40% for 30 seconds.

At level 400, Zombie Winter unlocks Lingering Cold which causes his Touch of Wealth effect to last 50% longer.

Once you've recruited both RoboQueen and Zombie Winter, there are three new side objectives to tackle in your quest.

New Objective: Ride of the Horsefolk.

In Ride of the Horsefolk, starting in area 1 and every 50 areas thereafter a slot in the formation is taken up by a horsefolk rider, until all slots are consumed by the primitive horde.

New Objective: Continuous Coups.

In the objective Continuous Coups, the DPS of all Crusaders is reduced by 99.9%, except for four bench slots who are deemed the "Kings and Queens" of the land. The Kings and Queens receive a DPS and gold bonus as well. Every 50 areas the slots who are "Kings and Queens" change.

New Objective: Season One Rewatch.

The final new objective is Season One Rewatch. Only the base 20 Crusaders and four Crusaders from this event are available to use.

Equipment for the Crusaders can be found in Silver and Jeweled Thrones chests. You'll have until July 25th at Noon PDT to complete the event.
July 7th
11th Objectives Update and a Weekend Buff! 

Have you been looking for an extra challenge? Then we have just the thing. Following on from our 11th Objectives update we've added two new advanced objectives to two campaigns. However, the rewards are worth it: Two new Crusaders can be unlocked, The Priestess of Time and Agent 79.

The first of the two new objectives is Reversion in the Idols Through Time campaign. Your Crusaders must beat area 750 but every 25 areas, your Crusaders will lose 25 levels. We didn't say it was going to be easy.


If or when you're successful, you'll unlock The Priestess of Time. She has some awesome abilities. At level 25, Time Stop freezes random enemies every 10 seconds for 20 seconds at a time. At level 600 enemies take 100% more damage!

The second of the two new objectives is Water Guns of Doom in the Amusement Park of Doom campaign. All enemies have water guns that they constantly shoot the Crusaders with. Occasionally, a big beefy water-powered water-gun toting robot appears and shields all other non-water-powered-gun-robot enemies until killed. The insane action goes all the way to area 775.


Beat the objective and you'll unlock Agent 79, a support Crusader specialising in ranged attacks. At level 100, Ricochet Training makes all projectiles have a 15% chance of bouncing and causing 50% damage to an additional monster. Better still, the ricochet can bounce up to five times if you're lucky!

At level 400, Explosive Ammo makes all projectiles explode on impact, dealing 25% of their base damage to all nearby monsters.

The Priestess of Time


Agent 79


But wait, we have more! Five Crusaders will also get a A Time to Strike weekend buff!

From today until Monday, July 10th at Noon PDT, Draco, Mr. Monkey, Artaxes, King Reginald, and Greyskull all get a limited time buff applied automatically.

  • Serpent King Draco - Base DPS +400%
  • Mister the Monkey - Monkey Business ability +200%
  • Artaxes, the Lion - Roar! ability +200%
  • King Reginald IV - Royal Grail ability +200%
  • Greyskull the Pirate - Plunder ability +200%



Also, check out the limited-time Striking Jeweled Chests that contain equipment for the five Crusaders above! (Please note: The chest will only contain gear for Draco, Mister the Monkey, and Greyskull if you've unlocked them.)

The new objectives and Crusaders are all available from today. Good luck, Crusaders!
June 30th
New Weekend Buff! It's Canada, Eh? 

The following Crusaders will get a buff this weekend starting from today until 12 pm PDT on Monday July 3rd.

  • Slisiblyp, the Alien Scientist - Bio-Assimilate ability +200%
  • Jim the Lumberjack - Sharpen Party ability +200%
  • Princess - All DPS +200%
  • Khouri, the Witch Doctor - Koffee Potion ability +200%
  • Red, the Ace Pilot - Pilot's Cover +200%



Also, check out the limited-time Canadian Jeweled Chests that contain equipment for the five Crusaders above!

(Please note: The chest will only contain gear for Slisiblyp and Red if you've unlocked them.)
June 30th
Crusaders of the Lost Idols & Idle Champions FAQ 

This week we were very excited to tell you all about our latest game, Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realms, an official Dungeons & Dragons®-based idle clicker game. The game is due to launch later this year on Steam.

You had a few questions for us about what this means for Crusaders of the Lost Idols so we put together this handy FAQ.

What's going on?

This week we, Codename Entertainment, announced we are launching a brand new game. It's called Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realms, an official Dungeons & Dragons®-based idle clicker game.

This is the first time an idle clicker game is set in the celebrated universe of the Forgotten Realms. Players explore the continent of Faerûn, the home of Elminister the Wizard and Drizzt Do'Urden. Along the way, the player will meet interesting new characters and enjoy compelling new adventures.

The game is Codename Entertainment's first licensed video game in partnership with Wizards of the Coast LLC, a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc.

What kind of game is it?

It's an idle clicker game available on PC via Steam (and other platforms in the future). The game challenges players to assemble a party of champions and master the art of formation strategy. As players unlock new heroes, upgrade them, and collect unique gear they will reveal each hero's special abilities. Players must learn how to combine hero abilities to beat ever more powerful monsters. Idle Champions will feature many campaigns that will take the player on an epic quest throughout the fabled Sword Coast.

As players complete each campaign, they will explore the deep lore of the Forgotten Realms. Newcomers to the universe world of Dungeons & Dragons will learn about their new home through the game. Seasoned fans will have the opportunity to revisit popular storylines and even learn new knowledge as they play.

That sounds familiar!

You may notice more than a few passing similarities with Crusaders of the Lost Idols, however Idle Champions features many differences from Crusaders that will make it a fresh experience for even the most experienced Crusader player.

Is Crusaders of the Lost Idols shutting down?

No. Crusaders of the Lost Idols will continue to be updated by Codename Entertainment for both new and existing fans. This carries on our long tradition of continuing to support the awesome community of players we've attained over the years.

Our other game, Bush Whacker II, has now been in operation for five years! Our hope is that Crusaders will also celebrate some equally long-lived anniversaries. As long as you keep playing, we'll keep updating the game.

When is Idle Champions going to be released?

Idle Champions will be released later in 2017. We'll be updating on the exact release date later.

Sign up for the official newsletter for further information at www.IdleChampions.com and add Idle Champions to your Steam wishlist here.
June 23rd
New Weekend Buff! They Came From Above 

Look there! In the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's invading aliens!

The following Crusaders will get a buff this weekend starting from today until 12 pm PDT on Monday June 26th.

  • The Bush Whacker - Critical Click Chance +6%
  • President Billy Smithsonian - Us Vs. Them ability +200%
  • Jason, Master of Shadows - All Gold Find +200%
  • Fire Phoenix - All DPS +200%
  • Kizlblyp, the Alien Traitor - Awkward Alliance +200%



Also, check out the limited-time Unidentified Jeweled Chests that contain equipment for the five Crusaders above!

(Please note: The chest will only contain gear for Billy and Kizlblyp if you've unlocked them. If you are missing Kizlblyp, you can purchase Kizlblyp's Golden Epic, and it will be available on her once you unlock her through missions.)
June 22nd
New Event! Alien Invasion Day 2017 

Those aliens never learn! The giant alien motherships hover into view above the freshly repainted White House, Eiffel Tower, and Big Ben. The builders in each country collectively sigh and start collecting their tools again.

The Alien Invasion Day 2017 event runs from today through to July 4th at Noon PDT. For those players who haven't unlocked them already, this is your chance to add both Billy Smithsonian and Kizlyblyp, the Alien Traitor to your roster.

Kizlblyp has inspired another Crusader to leave Team Alien. Slisibyp, the Alien Scientist, has decided that joining the Crusaders will provide better opportunities for human experimentation. That's certainly what happens in the first objective when her weird alien hive-mind sees her conducting debilitating experiments on the other Crusaders until liberated after area 300.

New Crusader: Slisiblyp, the Alien Scientist.


Once recruited, Slisblyp unlocks Symbiosis which enables her to absorb 15% of non-adjacent heroes DPS and convert it to Click Damage.

At level 300, her ability Slimy makes clicked enemies move slower for 5 seconds which is renewed for each click.

The second new Tier 2 Crusader is Red, the Ace Pilot, an awesome support Crusader who can provide cover for the Crusaders in front of her.

New Crusader: Red, the Ace Pilot.

At level 50, Red unlocks Cover. Her ability increases damage done against enemies who are attacking Crusaders adjacent to or in front of her by 25%.

Red unlocks Call for Backup increases the effect of Cover by 25% for each enemy attacking her (additive for each attacking enemy, then multiplicative with the effect of Cover).

Once you've recruited both Slislblyp and Red, there are three new side objectives to tackle in your quest.

New Objective: Catastrophe

In Catastrophe, Meteors rain from the sky, constantly damaging your Crusaders (a meteor falls every second, dealing 20% health damage to a single Crusader per hit). Meanwhile, a cock-sure oil driller and his two lackeys take up a slots in the formation.

New Objective: Parasites.

In the objective Parasites, three alien parasites jump from slot to slot in your formation. Two red parasites reduce the DPS of Crusaders they're attached to by 100%, while a single gold parasite disables formation abilities of whoever it's attached to.

New Objective: War of the Worlds.

The final new objective is War of the Worlds. Giant invulnerable alien tripod robot enemies spawn randomly and slowly move toward the formation. When they reach your formation, they instantly kill anyone they touch.

Equipment for the Crusaders can be found in Silver and Jeweled Independence chests. You'll have until July 4th at Noon PDT to complete the event.
June 16th
New Weekend Buff! Making New Friends 

Can't we all just be friends? No? Well then, it's time to kick some serious ass!

The following Crusaders will get a buff this weekend starting from today until 12 pm PDT on Monday June 19th.

  • Karen, the Cat Teenager - Center of the Universe ability +200%
  • Sasha, the Fierce Warrior - Bulwark ability +200%
  • Grandmora - Still Suspicious and Untrusting abilities +200%
  • Dark Gryphon - All DPS +200%
  • The Shadow Queen - The Shadow's Cowl ability +200%



Also, check out the limited-time Friendly Jeweled Chests that contain equipment for the five Crusaders above!

(Please note: The chest will only contain gear for Karen, Grandmora, and The Shadow Queen if you've unlocked them. If you are missing The Shadow Queen, you can purchase The Shadow Queen's Golden Epic, and it will be available on her once you unlock her through missions.)
June 9th
New Weekend Buff! British Invasion 

It's a new set of Crusaders from across the pond! Need help recruiting them? These buffs might just do the trick.

The following Crusaders will get a buff this weekend starting from today until 12 pm PDT on Monday June 12th.

  • Warwick the Warlock - Curse of Weakness ability +200%
  • Gold Panda - All Gold Find +200%
  • Sal the Merman - Base DPS ability +400%
  • Queen Siri - Queen's Decree ability +200%
  • Thalia, the Thunder King - Storm Rider ability +200%



Also, check out the limited-time British Jeweled Chests that contain equipment for the five Crusaders above!

(Please note: The chest will only contain gear for Warwick and Siri if you've unlocked them. If you are missing Warwick, you can purchase Warwick's Golden Epic, and it will be available on him once you unlock him through missions.)
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