What is Transmog
Transmogrification is commonly referred to as Transmog or Tmog, Xmog, or just mog. Transmog is a term used to express the ability to be able to customize your weapons and equipment or gear with another item’s design. Also, it represents a hide option feature for certain pieces of armor or item.
- The Transmog System in Diablo Immortal works on the items which are currently in the game and has the ability to customize your weapons, equipment or gear with another item’s design.
- It cannot be readily used by the player, in fact you have to pay a huge cost for transmoging any item in the game.
- However, the developers replaced the Transmog system with the Essence system in December 2020. It has all the features of the Transmog System but the player can also use this for changing their skins and improving their improvement.
This basically disables the physical appearances of the item while keeping the buffs and stats active. Like featured in games like Assassin Creed Valhalla.
For example, you have an item A. You like its design, but a said item B has better stats. So through the Transmog feature, you can change the design of item B by replacing its design with item A’s design while also keeping item B’s stats.
Difference Between Transmog And Skins
Now many of you might be thinking of the difference between Transmog and Skins in Diablo Immortal. The most noticeable difference is that skins are usually unique one-off items in-game, while Transmog works on items that are already in-game and are easily available.
Another giveaway of skins is that they can easily be switched between without any charge in-game. However, that is not the case for Transmoged items. Transmoging usually costs heavily for the player who wishes to do it. So ultimately, it is not a feature that can be readily used.
The Transmoging system in Diablo Immortal is a little altered. The developers in 2020 December revealed that the Transmog system would be available in the game, but it won’t be the traditional transmog system.
They said that they would deliver a brand new system that would be very similar to the Traditional Transmog system. Now, this feature is available in Diablo Immortal. It is known as Diablo Immortal Essence Transfer System.
For a detailed explanation of the Diablo Immortal Essence Transfer System, read Diablo Immortal: Essence Transfer & Inheriting Guide. However, below is a brief description of the system.
The Essence system has all the features of the Transmog system. However, when you transfer the essence of the item from one item to another, one of the item’s stat is also transferred. Diablo Immortal players usually use this system to change their skin and improve their equipment.
However, there is a flaw in the majestic Transmog Essence system. The flaw is that the system only works for legendary items, mostly paid items, making the Transmog system a paid feature.
Our Thoughts On The System
Well, we genuinely believe that the Transmog system’s replacement, Essence System, is a great success for the franchise as the system offers a two-in-one ability that will benefit many players in the game. However, we believe the flaw of the feature makes it less pleasing for the players.
The majority of Diablo players don’t want to invest huge amounts of money just for customization. So we believe that if the feature were to be free of cost, then the feature and game would be much more popular within the community.
With our conclusion on the Diablo Immortal’s Transmog system, we bring the guide to an end. We truly did our best to provide you with as much information as we could about the Transmog system. Hope you found our guide useful.
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