Factions was introduced with August 17 Update.
You can either join or create a faction.
Icons vary, and the Creator can set a name reccomended hours, as well as Minimum levels, & Reputation to join. Membership can be open, invitation or private.
A faction chat feature is also available.
Each Faction consists of up to 30 Members.
By being in a faction, you have an opportunity to add a Leader from another Member as a 6th character, in areas such as the Roadmap, & World Stages.
Each Member, maybe allocated certain rights, as per the below table.
|Leader||Has All Faction Privileges|
|Co-Leader||All Faction Privileges except to Rename Faction|
|Constable||Can Set Titles, Approve Membership Requests, Send Invitations & Edit Member Profile Notes|
|Recruiter||Can Set Titles, Approve Membership Requests, Send Invitations & Edit Member Profile Notes TBC|