Dungeon Defenders is an action/tower defense/rpg hybrid game where you defend the precious Eternia Crystals from the forces of the Old Ones.

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Differences between Dungeon Defenders and Eternity

Dungeon Defenders Eternity was announced on Steam offering the following description of what is new from the original game (italics mine): New Missions - Play the best maps from the first game, ...
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How Can I Delete My Player Data?

I made a character a few days ago on dungeon defenders and earned a lot of mana with him. I then decided to start fresh and make a new character. Then when I went to the tavern with that character I ...
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How do I unlock the secret room in Dungeon Defenders [duplicate]

I beat all of the levels in Dungeon Defenders on mixed difficulties and the room upstairs isn't open, what do I need to do to open it?
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How does map difficulty work in Dungeon Defenders? [duplicate]

Does it works like in Mass Effect 3 MP, where no matter how many players are in the party and their levels; or it works by changing enemies level according to the party number and party levels, like ...
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Dungeon Defenders Local split screen 3 monitors

I want to play Dungeon Defenders local co-op with 2 friends (2 controllers, 1 keyboard). I currently have 3 extended monitors at 1920x1080 each and I can successfully group them with Eyefinity getting ...
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Dungeon Defenders Local Split Screen

I recently purchased Dungeon Defenders from Steam to be able to play it with my friends locally. We have simply want to be able to do local split screen with several controllers and a keyboard. This ...
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Character level keeps resetting

I'm playing DD with a friend. We play "LAN" games (using Evolve), so I'm not logged into my GameSpyId account. I use the Humble version of the game, so I'm not logged into Steam either. The problem ...
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Does the level I'm on affect the stats of the Giraffe on a Treadmill survival reward?

Is the Treadmill Giraffe you receive from beating level 25 on survival the same for all maps, or will I get a better one from playing on The Summit as opposed to The Deeper Well?
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What are the bonuses given by the Series EV's tower buff beams based on?

I want to make my buff beams give increased bonuses and want to know if that is even possible, or if the values are fixed. I know the more DU's it costs to place physical and reflect beams affect ...
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What accomplishments count towards the Legendary Defender achievement?

The description says "You have earned every Dungeon Defenders Accomplishment! Trendy salutes you!". What counts as "every accomplishment" for the purpose of this, and is any of it in the DLC or can I ...
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Does armor type affect stats in any way?

Do armors have tiers as to what stats they can have? I see a lot of high level people running around with pristine gear and sometimes leather. Are these armors just better stat wise or are all types ...
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What do the blue dots on the map indicate?

I know the green dots are "useful" items or "upgrades" to your equipment, and that gray is "not useful". What are the blue ones there for though?
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What are the shields on the ribbons for?

On the stats screen in the tavern of dungeon defenders I see a ribbon for each of the difficulties I have passed for a level/map. Some of them have a shield in the middle and some do not. What does ...
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How to get Mana to “Follow” in Dungeon Defenders?

I've seen some vids of people playing Dungeon Defenders, and all they have to do is run past mana and it will fly up and follow them and be collected. How do you make this happen? (I'm sure sick of ...
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Dungeon Defenders web discconect?

I've been finding that I'm get dropped out of a startling number of games for connectivity reasons. I even got dropped out of my own private game right before the end of the boss fight in The Summit. ...
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Can I play co-op multiplayer with a guest in Dungeon Defenders?

If I buy one license of Dungeon Defenders from the current Humble Bundle can I play it co-operatively with my family on two or even better three PCs in the same LAN? I've heard that it supports guest ...
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How to join friends cross-platform

I bought Dungeon Defenders for PC through Steam last year when it was released. A friend just picked it up through the Mac App Store. Is it possible for us to play together? We've tried both ...
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Do you have to host a game to count as beating it?

I mainly play Dungeon Defenders by just joining someone else's game. Does beating levels like that count or do you have to host them from your tavern? I ask mainly because I want to unlock skins and ...
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Is botting against the Terms of Service in Dungeon Defenders? [closed]

I want to buy Dungeon Defenders from the Mac App Store, and I would like to use Python and/or AppleScript to write my own bots. I know it's not actually illegal, but is it against the game's terms of ...
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What do the numbers under the thumb icon mean in Dungeon Defenders?

When I look at gear on the ground, there are two numbers just under the thumb icon - a fraction like 171\220. What do these numbers mean?
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Leveling post level 70

Dungeon Defenders for PS3 finally got updates fixing many bugs and raising the level cap. However the amount of experience required just to go up a single level past level 70 is more than all previous ...
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How well does minion range scale on The Summoner?

I'm working on collecting a gear set for my summoner and I'm trying to figure out what stats to prioritize. I've heard range scales poorly but i haven't seen any solid numbers.
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Does Hardcore Mode increase drop and pet quality?

I know that Hardcore Mode increases the XP gain, but does it increase the quality of items and pets gained during the match?
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Are there differences in loot quality between the different Lost Eternia Shards levels on survival?

If there is a difference, does the quality increase in the order they fall in the story?
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What is a mana token in Dungeon Defenders?

I've seen Dungeon Defenders players ask for mana tokens while trading. What is a mana token and how do you acquire them?
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Do bosses spawn in survival?

I've been playing through the levels in Survival Mode, with the hopes of scoring some unique or interesting pets. However, my current strategy is very "hands off" - I'm not paying full attention to ...
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Skeletons, how do they work?

I'm curious how exactly the spawning of Skeletons work and what their reviving conditions are. Like do they always need a Wizard guy for them to respawn? or is there a set amount of time I need to ...
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Are there any penalties for swapping out heroes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do equipment buffs work on towers when switching characters? In Dungeon Defenders you can swap out a hero during the build phase to create a variety of defenses. Is ...
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What is an effective strategy for the “Unlikely Allies” challenge?

We typically play 2 player Apprentice/Huntress, or 3 player Apprentice/Huntress/Squire (25-30+). We have so far attempted this challenge several times, with the same result. At first it is fairly ...
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Is there anyway to track which awards have been earned per level?

I'm attempting to finish some of the achievements that require particular awards to be earned on all the levels. Is there anyway to track how close I am to earning a particular achievement?
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How can I tell if an item is better?

I'm currently using an upgraded mini-gun for my ranger. Since I upgraded the gun, I've not had any green thumb items drop. Is it because the item drops are compared against the upgraded stats or do ...
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What damage type is a Kobold's explosion?

I've built an Apprentice character that only has about 500 HP and Kobolds in the later waves of challenges have started to one shot my character. This makes it fairly difficult to repair towers once I ...
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Does the Genie put mana in the bank?

If I've capped my personal mana pool does the Genie put any earned mana into the mana bank? I'm wondering if the Genie's passive is going to waste when I'm capped out.
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What do I do with these eggs?

What do I do with the eggs that I've been finding in Dungeon Defenders? I've got a couple of different sizes, but I can't seem to upgrade them or anything. Do they hatch into something or are they ...
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Are enemy spawns in Dungeon Defenders deterministic?

As I'm getting into some of the higher levels (albeit on lower difficulties), I notice that sometimes a path that is open is never followed, due to the way enemies spawned in that wave. This led me ...
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Is there any advantage to upgrading elemental damage when normal damage has a higher increase?

At the moment, I'm getting staffs with stats like 100 normal damage and 50 elemental damage. When upgrading, I normally get a choice between adding on 9-10 elemental damage or 10-12 normal damage. Is ...
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Where is all the mana going?

I'm wondering where do Mana that falls into bottomless pits goes. Is it lost forever? Is it going into my bank? What happens to it? Should I care of it falling down the pit or not? Also, Mana ...
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Increase Hero Damage or Weapon Damage?

So common sense would tell me that Hero Damage would increase my damage more then basic Weapon Damage can i get some light shed on this?
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Does hero casting rate increase in-combat summoning/repairing?

I started playing Dungeon Defenders recently having a lot of fun with it, still trying to figure out what stats affect what. Does increasing my hero cast rate increase how fast I can summon/repair ...
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Why do I get zero damage on enemies at the gates, but only sometimes?

I am playing huntress, and probably like most I often camp one of the gates at the beginning of a wave. I've notices that I can shoot into the gate and hit enemies as the come out. Sometimes this ...
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What should I be using banked mana for in the early going?

I'm early in the game, thus far, but I've got a small amount of mana banked. I've been using it to upgrade my weapon, but it seems to me that investing mana in my low-level weaponry is a waste. I ...
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What does “forged by” or “raised by” mean?

On all of the items I've found, there's a blank marked "Forged By" which is filled with "Unknown." I've noticed pets for sale from the tavern owner, and these have a similar "Raised By" attribute, ...
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When is it better to build new towers rather than upgrade?

I'm playing the Apprentice, and I often am unsure how I should invest my mana during the build phase. The cost of creating new towers (40 mana in the case of Magic Missile) seems to be significantly ...
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Can mana be recovered into your personal pool, once its in the bank?

I can see when I enter the bank that I can press right trigger to add mana in my personal supply to the bank, and I can then later use it on weapons. I have plenty of banked mana now, is there any ...
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Is there a quick way to ready up, besides pressing the crystal

After running all around the level, it is annoying to have to have each player run all the way back to the crystal. Is there any quick "ready up" button? I'm looking for a solution specific to the ...
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What causes experience discrepency between members of the same party in Dungeon Defenders?

I have started a new apprentice in the Ranked mode of Dungeon Defenders, along with my brother who has made a squire. Both heroes have started at 0 XP, and have only been played at the same time. Yet ...
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Where do transcendent items drop?

In dungeon defenders which maps/gameplay modes cause transcendent items to drop? I've seen mythical gear drop on nightmare playthroughs, but so far the only transcendent gear I've seen has been in ...
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Achievements not registering in Steam

I'm playing Dungeons Defenders solo and my achievements pop in game, but when I go to my Steam profile, everything is still locked. Do I have to play multiplayer for Steam achievements or did I hit a ...
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Good ways to defend against Wyverns

I'm at the first mission where there's Wyverns and I'm getting my ass handed to me. How do I effectively defend myself against them? I am an apprentice.
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Activate the crystal from far

When I'm setting defenses at the other side of the map, is there a way to activate the crystal from far away, letting me kill enemies at the gate without running back-and-forth?