A Hireling a Store product which work as your own personal NPC. The Hirelings can be placed inside Houses and Guildhalls. The basic Hireling is called Hireling apprentice, but it can also be trained to learn other skills. When a Hireling skill is purchased, all Hirelings that you own will receive this skill. In case you own more than one, however, each Hireling can be customized to use different outfits (bought from the Store) and colors.
The following are the types of Hirelings that can be purchased:
|Apprentice||Sells basic Furniture||150|
|Banker||Banker (deposit, withdraw, transfer)||250|
|Cook||Cook random buff food for a fee*||900|
|Steward||Provides access to Your Supply Stash||250|
|Trader||Trader and post clerk (buys and sells standard goods such as Runes, Potions or Tools)||250|
The Hirelink banker has the ability of regular Banker NPCs, i.e., you can deposit, withdraw and transfer money using it.
The Hirelink Cook can prepare different dishes upon your request, for a 15,000 gold fee. The dish you received will be randomly selected from these options:
- Carrion Casserole: Restores 30% of your character's maximum health points.
- Consecrated Beef: Restores 30% of your character's maximum mana points.
- Chilli Con Carniphila: Grants +80 speed boost for one hour.
- Overcooked Noodles: Might not taste as bad as they sound but offer no special bonus.
- Svargrond Salmon Filet: Grants +30 fishing skill for one hour.
- Skill Boost Food from which you can choose between:
Since the chance to cook all dishes is the same (1/6), the average price of a dish is 90,000 gold. Each of the dishes can only be consumed once every 10 minutes, similar to those cooked by Jean Pierre and the Cupcakes. The dishes have the same restriction as Store products, meaning they cannot be sold on the market, given to other characters, etc.
The Hireling Steward grants you access to Your Supply Stash. You can open the Stash to retrieve items or use the Context Menu on items and containers to stow them, after having greeted the Hireling.
All Hirelings come with the Citizen Outfits, without any addons, which are not available. The colors can be changed at any time. The Hireling can also be customized using different exclusive outfits bought from the Store. The following outfits are available: