Madtale Harsh Lady: Skills and Recommended Pairing

Madtale Harsh Lady Wiki Guide
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Harsh Lady is a great Madtale partner when paired with the right characters. She is able to deal more damage to Controlled targets and should be placed in the back row.

Madtale Harsh Lady Profile

  • Real Name: Arnell Reed
  • Camp: Council of Thorns
  • Profession: Archmage
  • Type: AGI Partner
  • Role: Control
  • Recommended Attributes: INS, ATK

Is Harsh Lady Good?

Yes, Harsh Lady is actually a good character choice for Madtale. She not only has powerful skills that can deal large amounts of damage but also comes with crowd-control abilities.

To take full advantage of her abilities, you should pair her with powerful damage dealers and at least one more character with Root abilities.

How to get Harsh Lady in Madtale?

You can get Harsh Lady via the Clock Tower in the Advanced Recruit with Miraculous Match items, Camp Recruit with Fated Match items, or the Friendship Recruit, which requires Friendship Points.

Additionally, you can pick Harsh Lady as your favorite choice in the Glimmer Blessing window (displayed in the upper-right corner of Advanced or Camp Recruit methods) and get her once you collect the required number of Blessing Points.

Attribute Bonuses (Max. Level)


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1. Lash of Passion (Ultimate)

Harsh Lady’s Ultimate skill deals 180% ATK DMG to 3 random enemies with a 30% chance to Root one of them for 2 rounds. Rooted targets cannot cast Ultimate skills or perform basic attacks, follow-up attacks, and counterattacks.

After upgrading this skill to the second level, the Skill DMG is increased to 230% ATK and the Root chance to 55%. The third level boosts the Skill DMG to 315% and adds a chance to Root 1 more target.

2. Force of Love (Passive)

This skill increases Harsh Lady’s HP by 10% and TOU by 5%. These bonuses are further increased to 20% and 10% at level 2, followed by 30% HP and 20% TOU at the third level.

3. You Bad Kid (Passive)

Harsh Lady’s basic attacks deal 100% ATK DMG to the enemy with the highest ATK and reduce the target’s ATK by 15% for 2 rounds. Level 2 of this skill extends the ATK reduction via basic attacks to 3 rounds. At level 3, the ATK reduction triggered via basic attacks is increased to 25%.

4. Harsh Teaching (Passive)

Harsh Lady’s Ultimate skill deals an extra 20% ATK DMG to rooted targets. This bonus is increased to 40% after upgrading this skill to level 2, and to 60% at level 3.

Exclusive Weapon: Whip of Motherhood

Whip of Motherhood - Harsh Lady's exclusive weapon

The higher the Partner level, quality, and Paragenetic Weapon level, the more attribute bonuses this weapon provides. Here are the stats:

  • ATK Bonus: 24.6% (+60.8K)
  • DEF Bonus: 24.6% (+12k)
  • HP Bonus: 24.6% (+608K)
  • Total Power: 912K

Paragenetic Weapons Skill Bonuses (Glimmer):

  • Unlocked: Basic attacks deal an extra 30% ATK DMG to Rooted targets
  • +10 Unlocked: Increases ATK by 15%
  • +20 Unlocked: Basic attacks restore 100% ATK HP to the owner
  • +30 Unlocked: Reduces DMG taken by 20%
  • +40 Unlocked: Increases the chance of targets to be Rooted by 1

Recommended Secrets

  • Snowman’s Love
    2-Piece Set: ATK Bonus +10%
    4-Piece Set: Increased DMG dealt to Controlled enemies by 50%
  • Mermaid’s Tears
    2-Piece Set: DEF Bonus +10%
    4-Piece Set: Initial Energy +50
  • Ugly Duckling’s Longing
    2-Piece Set: DEF Bonus +10%
    4-Piece Set: Releasing an Ultimate Skill has a 30% chance to restore 100 Energy
Madtale Harsh Lady Wiki Guide
  • Release Date: Jul 12, 2023
  • Platform(s): Android, iOS
  • Genre(s): Adventure, Idle RPG,
  • Publisher(s): Archosaur Games
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