Ancient Box Trap

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The Ancient Box Trap is a Forgotten type weapon.


Ancient Box Trap
Power Type: Forgotten
Weapon Statistics Weapon Info
Power: 4,300 Points Required: 13,500,000
Power Bonus: 10% Cost: 158,175
Attraction Bonus: 0% Limited Edition: No
Luck: 4 Crafted: Yes
Cheese Effect: No Effect Smashable: No
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The ancient ghost mice which roamed Gnawnia before even the castle existed require an old-fashioned trap strategy, and the Ancient Box Trap is about as old-fashioned as they come. A heavy stone box teeters precariously upon an Ancient Relic Staff, waiting for a mouse to pull the Ethereal Rope and cause the box to slam shut and magically fuse with the base. This may seem like a deceptively simple trap set-up, but ancient mice enjoy the classics.



Obtained Via

The Ancient Box Trap is not sold by any Trapsmith. It can only be crafted using the proper components.

Formula

Formula: Ancient Box Trap
Recipe can be unlocked by: Catch any of the following:
Chitinous Mouse
Fetid Swamp Mouse
Jurassic Mouse
Magma Carrier Mouse
Primal Mouse
Stonework Warrior Mouse
Item Qty Cost (Each) Source
Ancient Box Trap Blueprints 1 158,175
  • Combine 1 each of
Ancient Frayed Blueprint Piece
Ancient Mangled Blueprint Piece
Ancient Ripped Blueprint Piece
Ancient Torn Blueprint Piece
Ancient Relic Staff 1 N/A
Encrusted Metal of Time 1 N/A
Engraved Solid Stone Slab 1 N/A
Ethereal Rope 1 N/A
Hinge of Eternity 1 N/A
Timeless Mystic Gem 1 N/A
Total 158,175 gold
Recipe costs represent Shoppe prices only. The cost of items obtained through other sources will affect the total cost of crafting.

If you attempt to craft this weapon with fewer than 17,000,000 points, the following message is displayed:

Unable to craft item.
You are attempting to craft a trap component that you do not meet the points requirement for.
You require 13,500,000 points to craft this component.

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History and Trivia

  • 2 September 2009: Before this date, a minimum of 19,000,000 points was required to craft the Ancient Box Trap. The point requirement was lowered to make the trap accessible to most hunters with the title of Knight.
  • 8 June 2010: Prior the release of MouseHunt version 3.0, the description was:
"A trap design that has long withstood the test of time. The parts of this trap emit a powerful glow capable of mesmerizing power-hungry, greedy mice. The heavy stone box teeters precariously upon the Ancient Relic Staff awaiting a mouse to pull the Ethereal Rope and cause the box to slam shut and magically fuse with the base. It is only this simple, long-forgotten trap that is capable of defeating the powerful Acolyte mouse."== History and Trivia ==
  • 29 July, 2015: The point requirement for the Ancient Box Trap was lowered from 17,000,000 to 13,500,000.


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