Dofus is a MMORPG by the French game developers Ankama Studios. The main aim of the game is to locate and collect all the Dofus, but there are many other interactive components, mainly fighting monsters, other players, completing various quests and training professions.
Dofus requires a lot of strategy, planning, management, social skills, and this Wikia. And don't forget patience... lots and lots of patience...
See Getting started for a list of useful information and links to be started with the game.
The game is playable on Mac/Windows/Linux platforms as an application. It requires having Adobe Air.
The minimum system requirements are:
- HDD 1 GB
- RAM 512 MB (1 GB for Mac, Windows Vista and Windows 7)
- CPU 1 GHz
The recommended system requirements are:
- HDD 2 GB
- RAM 1 GB (2 GB for Mac, Windows Vista and Windows 7)
- CPU 2 GHz or faster
Dofus started as a closed beta test, in which over 80,000 people participated. Then it passed into an open beta phase. Finally, on September 1st, 2005, the game passed into the subscription phase, which is expected to continue for the entire lifespan of the game.
The game officially launched on September 1st, 2005. It is available for a monthly price of $6.90 USD/£3.90 GBP/$8 CAD/5 EUR/8.95 CHF, depending on the region. There is a free trial area that interested players can use to sample the game for as long as they like without charge.
Membership works on a sliding scale depending on what country you live in, and the length of your subscription. There is a wide variety of payment options, ranging from credit card to pay-by-phone.
See Payment for more information on subscription and its benefits.