The Tributes are dropped after defeating "patchwork" bosses across Norrath. These battles are difficult and require open-participation in large groups. The Tribute currency Loot DB first appeared in Norrath in 2014.
The Tribute currency is used to buy limited house items and is primarily used to by powerful weapons and armor, while the other currency (Token of Heroism) is from completing simple solo quests.
This article refers to events, personae, items and activities only present in-game during the annual Heroes' Festival event. Heroes' Festival comes to Norrath for a short time, generally around the beginning of November.