Lost Ark – Arkesia Event Coins and Arkesia Grand Prix Guide

A look at the new Arkesia Grand Prix and what the Arkesia Event Coins are for in Lost Ark.

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The Arkesia Event Coin is one of the newest currency additions in Lost Ark that came in the recent update. These coins are hot right now since they can be exchanged with a lots of useful items and materials from a specific NPC.

In this guide, we will look into how you can get the Arkesia Event Coins and what are the items you can exchange them with.

How to Get Arkesia Event Coins

Arkesia Event Coins can be obtained from Chaos Dungeons, Guardian Raids, and from the recently added Arkesia Grand Prix event.

The best way to get Arkesia Event coins is by taking part in the Arkesia Grand Prix event once a day. You’ll receive 1,000 coins for winning the race, and if you lose you’ll only receive 800 coins.

Arkesia Grand Prix

The Arkesia Grand Prix is a minigame event where players are transformed into tiny racing dragons called Naruni and will have to go through tracks filled with all sorts of traps, all while trying to finish the race first. Think of it as Lost Ark’s rendition of Mario Kart. Except in this race, there will be two teams of seven players each. Victory is given to the team who scores 600 points first or scores the most points before the race ends.

To be able to participate in the Arkesia Grand Prix event, you will need to be at least Level 50.

Arkesia Grand Prix Race

After finishing the race and eating the cake at the finish line, you will get Arkesia Event Coins depending on your team’s standing after the race.

The Arkesia Grand Prix is open every even hour of the day and can only be done once per roster per day. Just make sure to accept the quest for it once it is up to be able to join the race. The Grand Prix Manager and the portal can be seen in major cities in Arkesia.

Chaos Dungeons and Guardian Raids

The Arkesia Event Coins will also be rewarded by going through Chaos Dungeons and Guardian Raids. These coins will also be affected by your rest bonus multiplier. The difference is that you can use your alts to run your daily dungeons and earn more coins per day since the coin is shared within your roster.

Where to Exchange Arkesia Event Coins Lost Ark

You can exchange your well-earned Arkesia Event Coins from the Arkesia Grand Prix Manager. There will be a hub on every major island except for Prideholm, where you will be able to exhange your Arkesia Event Coins in Lost Ark. These hubs will be marked by a pink symbol and a merchant symbol.

Once you’ve accumulated a sufficient number of coins, you’ll want to use them to purchase prizes such as engraving recipes, honing materials, coin selection chests, card packs, etc.

Arkesia Event Coin Exchange

Best Lost Ark Arkesia Event Rewards

The Lost Ark Arkesia event is a great way to acquire items that you want to get your hands on early.

The engraving books are must-haves. If you have enough Arkesia Event Coins, you can improve your engravings even more. You can sell them at the auction house if you get a good one that another class requires that you don’t need. It’s a terrific way to acquire extra gold.

If you can’t afford the engraving books, you can also level up your main using extra honing materials. The vendor has many guardian and destruction honing pieces, as well as tier leapstones and honing success chance enhancements. Exchanging coins in the Arkesia Event is a guaranteed technique to achieve extra progression every week. More importantly, this will help T3 players get to Argos, which is difficult due to high costs and low success rates on honing.

Special Sales

  • Naruni Hat Chest – 500 coins
  • Rare Class Engraving Recipe – 40 coins
  • Rare Combat Engraving Recipe – 60 coins
  • Epic Class Engraving Recipe – 80 coins
  • Epic Combat Engraving Recipe – 100 coins

Honing Materials

  • Harmony Shard Pouch (M) – 50 coins
  • Life Shard Pouch (M) – 50 coins
  • Honor Shard Pouch (M) – 50 coins
  • Harmony Leapstone (Bound) – 20 coins
  • Life Leapstone (Bound) – 30 coins
  • Honor Leapstone (Bound) – 50 coins
  • Star’s Breath (Bound) – 30 coins
  • Moon’s Breath (Bound) – 40 coins
  • Solar Grace (Bound) – 50 coins
  • Solar Blessing (Bound) – 70 coins
  • Solar Protection (Bound) – 100 coins
  • Destruction Stone Fragment – 20 coins
  • Destruction Stone (Bound) – 40 coins
  • Destruction Stone Crystal (Bound) – 100 coins
  • Guardian Stone Fragment (Bound) – 20 coins
  • Guardian Stone (Bound) – 40 coins
  • Guardian Stone Crystal (Bound) – 100 coins

Exchange

  • Una’s Tasks [Daily] Instant – 10 coins
  • Una’s Tasks [Daily] +1 (Instant Use) – 30 coins
  • Sailing Coin Selection Chest – 10 coins
  • Bloodclaw’s Glittering Coin – 10 coins
  • Magick Society Special Dye Chest – 50 coins
  • Pheon – 20 coins
  • Creation Fragment – 30 coins
  • Any Card Pack – 50 coins
  • Legendary Card Pack – 250 coins

In the Lost Ark Arkesia Event, you can also buy some fantastic card packs just by exchanging a few coins. Exchanging Arkesia Event Coins for rewards are wonderful supplementary ways to gain cards, especially legendary cards. It means you can acquire four guaranteed legendary cards from the event, which is amazing given how good the deck system is to add to your roster’s power. You can also acquire 40 cards from the Any Card back, which is a random chance. It’s extra ways to fulfill the overall card feature.

Arkesia Event Coins Expiry

Take note that the Arkesia Event coins will expire by April 14, 2022 2PM PST, so make sure to spend all your coins before then.

Arkesia Grand Prix race

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