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by Auril
Wed Dec 31, 2003 5:44 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: Hero's of the light band together.
Replies: 22
Views: 2200

Thanuk - you've made a presumption here.
by Auril
Tue Dec 23, 2003 12:54 am
Forum: NHC: New Player Help
Topic: Chaos Christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 1103

Chaos is a time outside time. Nothing that happens then affects you long-term.

Consider it an interesting dream...
by Auril
Sun Dec 21, 2003 11:43 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: Christmas 2003 Events
Replies: 0
Views: 289

Christmas 2003 Events

There will be two different events.

On December 25, the RP-Quest sphere will host a scavenger hunt. And on December 26th, Chaos Christmas will reign.

Look forward to seeing you there. :)
by Auril
Fri Dec 19, 2003 3:48 am
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: How did your character come to be?
Replies: 14
Views: 1499

How did your character come to be?

What inspired you to shape your character concept? Did you read of a character in a novel, or watch one in film, who stirred your imagination? Did you research your race and/or class, and choose to go with the stereotype or someone completely different? Was it based on your gear, or someone to fit i...
by Auril
Wed Dec 10, 2003 4:24 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: outlook express messages
Replies: 5
Views: 936

I like Eudora. No one makes email viruses for it.
by Auril
Tue Dec 09, 2003 6:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: LF l33t chemist
Replies: 16
Views: 1636

Not sure if this helps, but I think the C=C bond is flat. It can't rotate, and is fixed in place, making the other links somewhat fixed as well.
by Auril
Wed Dec 03, 2003 2:29 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: Restrings and Changed Equipment
Replies: 6
Views: 1000

Restrings and Changed Equipment

Due to the equipment changes, some previously restrung items have changed significantly. With this in mind, we will be shifting restrings under the following guidelines: 1) It cannot be a charged item, such as a wand, staff or potion, or food. 2) The string will stay in the same item slot, i.e. if y...
by Auril
Tue Nov 18, 2003 6:25 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: New RP-Quest Reward Information!
Replies: 61
Views: 11229

The objective for RP rewards is to make a character more individual, more unique, and a bit special. To enhance what's already there, for the most part. It is important to remember that the gods on this mud work as a team. Although we're divided into spheres, we talk together about what we're doing,...
by Auril
Mon Nov 10, 2003 1:53 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: BEWARE! New zone mob proc!
Replies: 2
Views: 678

Well, I'm glad no one was upset when I burst into loud laughter over this...
by Auril
Fri Nov 07, 2003 1:08 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Alternatives to Toril
Replies: 39
Views: 5635

Real-time strategy games. A place where I can practice killing a well-organized group in different ways...
by Auril
Wed Nov 05, 2003 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: My Niece in her Halloween costume!
Replies: 9
Views: 1161

by Auril
Wed Oct 15, 2003 4:45 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: Evilraces for Friday October 17, 9 p.m.
Replies: 7
Views: 1099

Evilraces for Friday October 17, 9 p.m.

Remember to bring sturdy boots and your nice clothes.

That's 9 p.m. Eastern, btw.
by Auril
Sat Oct 11, 2003 2:40 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Predictions
Replies: 24
Views: 3212

What, you don't like that your horses were revamped?
by Auril
Fri Oct 10, 2003 6:27 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: New RP-Quest Reward Information!
Replies: 61
Views: 11229

You're right, I did not host any of those sessions, nor was I involved in the operation of them. None of the quests I have handled seemed chaotic to me, and none of the participants mentioned an inability to get a word in edgewise during any of the sessions I have run. I am sorry that you have had a...
by Auril
Sat Oct 04, 2003 2:39 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: New RP-Quest Reward Information!
Replies: 61
Views: 11229

Marforp, When I go looking for roleplayers, I check out who's got RP on. I spend a few minutes looking at what they're doing, what's going on around them, and come up with something to try to catch their attention. I give them a few minutes to notice, then move on. I need to focus on those with RP o...
by Auril
Sat Oct 04, 2003 4:01 am
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: New RP-Quest Reward Information!
Replies: 61
Views: 11229

Ask the lvl 17 Necromancer if he did something that was too big for him today... A lot of things are aimed for higher level people. When a disproportionate number of players are high level, unfortunately you get a similar percentage of (RP) up there too. We're trying to give everyone a chance and we...
by Auril
Sat Oct 04, 2003 2:06 am
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: New RP-Quest Reward Information!
Replies: 61
Views: 11229

I have a comment to add. While we're not going to dictate how you should roleplay, we do expect to see something other than the actions required for combat. Memorizing or praying for spells, bashing or kicking your prey, healing wounded party members or delivering damage to your target is not suffic...
by Auril
Fri Sep 19, 2003 9:41 am
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: The Campaign
Replies: 1
Views: 619

The Campaign

Eilistraee and I will continue to run the campaign after the mud split, and we will be transferring with Shevarash and Cyric. We have not and will not go back against this decision. We do not know what Malar will be doing, aside from changing his mind to join Miax's mud - it is entirely possible tha...
by Auril
Fri Sep 12, 2003 6:33 pm
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: List of spells lost when renting
Replies: 6
Views: 3100

Dark wrath.
by Auril
Thu Aug 28, 2003 1:57 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Things you love (keep it civil, no rated X crap)
Replies: 35
Views: 10481

Getting told "Thank you" every now and then.

Completing a big project of my choosing and having another one already planned - or even begun, waiting for me.

My family.
by Auril
Wed Aug 27, 2003 5:03 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: Rise from the Ashes
Replies: 7
Views: 1224

I liked that a lot.
by Auril
Mon Aug 25, 2003 12:34 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Things you hate (Keep it civil and no mud stuff)
Replies: 54
Views: 14356

Fruit flies. They mess up my wine-making.
by Auril
Sun Aug 24, 2003 8:13 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: Hey - who do you pray to?
Replies: 43
Views: 6034

Hey - who do you pray to?

There's a lot of talk about gods these days - who do you follow? When you say your prayers, who do you hope hears them - and who do you fear has heard them instead?

Come, give us more tools to use against you, dear pawns...
by Auril
Tue Aug 19, 2003 1:02 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: The RP-Quest sphere, direct hostilities and complaints here.
Replies: 49
Views: 7724

That's too bad, Kurtok. I always thought trolls would be cunning. They did manage to form their own society, unlike squirrels; and while they don't seem to do a lot in the way of higher math and physics, they're quick, capable of using many tools, etc. Ogres have a city too, even if there are appare...
by Auril
Mon Aug 18, 2003 2:09 pm
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: The RP-Quest sphere, direct hostilities and complaints here.
Replies: 49
Views: 7724

"Does the RP-Q staff log on and look for those people then again? Yes. YES!" I'm sorry to refute you, Shar, but the truth of the matter is that when I can, I go through the list of everyone with RP on (unless they're in a zone), follow them, try to catch their attention, and if they react I run with...
by Auril
Sun Aug 17, 2003 2:46 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: The RP-Quest sphere, direct hostilities and complaints here.
Replies: 49
Views: 7724

Hey, when I saw someone issuing guidelines for how I should run quests, I got defensive too. I'd have rather seen something saying that not all RP will require zone groups, instead of You do not need a zone group to RP.

Too much yelling going on.
by Auril
Sat Aug 16, 2003 11:51 pm
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: The RP-Quest sphere, direct hostilities and complaints here.
Replies: 49
Views: 7724

What specifically are you looking for in RP? Anything I can use. If you want to be insane, sure. If you want to claim to be the brother of the banker, you might end up going to supper with him sometime - but you had better be ready to follow through with it or tell him sorry but you have a prior eng...
by Auril
Fri Aug 15, 2003 11:45 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Poll : Named Weapons
Replies: 57
Views: 17288

You know what? I give up on this thread. Either that, or I give up on you. There are some damned good points in here, and a lot of garbage. Probably the worst of it all is taking one sample, one person, one event, and deciding that the one thing accurately describes everything else. When you choose ...
by Auril
Fri Aug 15, 2003 11:30 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Restring logics and consequences
Replies: 10
Views: 1647

A thought about 'fairness.' People can get some really neat, nearly-unique gear by being among the best for zones and having a lot of exp so they can go get it. If they want prettier or more interesting things, people can write zones to set ansi however they want, and allow others to lead them or sa...
by Auril
Thu Aug 14, 2003 11:59 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Poll : Named Weapons
Replies: 57
Views: 17288

Let me add my voice in support to those from my sphere. Unless you are in the sphere, you will most likely not know the full extent of the changes we have endured. Most gods don't know. And I'm not about to inform you of everything that has changed - a good portion of it was problem-resolution, and ...
by Auril
Sun Jul 27, 2003 11:50 pm
Forum: RP-Quest Discussion
Topic: Welcome!
Replies: 2
Views: 1341

That's what she calls it. Who am I to argue?
by Auril
Thu Jul 17, 2003 9:05 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Be good - play well - stay safe
Replies: 6
Views: 1279

Will miss you... Good luck.
by Auril
Sun Jul 06, 2003 3:56 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: botting exp
Replies: 54
Views: 7735

What do you do when you're not botting? You talk. What keeps people coming back, why is Sojourn considered home to so many? The people. What happens if no one talks to anyone else because they're just bots? People leave, new people don't bother coming back. Why is our player base not as high as it o...
by Auril
Thu May 15, 2003 7:12 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: blowing off steam
Replies: 5
Views: 889

Glad you weren't on the highway where the crane came down.
by Auril
Wed Apr 30, 2003 6:56 pm
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: RP, Prestige, Titles, and Restrings...with a twist
Replies: 49
Views: 6559

It is a hard balance between giving enough clues and being too subtle. No one gets to be spoonfed. We're not shouting across the heavens as often, because that's not very role-play focused. We're learning the balance. Those who notice sooner will get in on things sooner, but we are working at it.
by Auril
Sun Apr 27, 2003 12:23 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Roleplay considerations
Replies: 1
Views: 636

Roleplay considerations

While participating in a god-run quest, please remember a few things. The mobs in the quest will be operated by no more than a few human beings sitting at computers, much the way you are operating your character. It is more beneficial to ask questions than to "ask <mob> <word>" and expect a rapid re...
by Auril
Thu Apr 17, 2003 8:29 pm
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: RP, Prestige, Titles, and Restrings...with a twist
Replies: 49
Views: 6559

I'm glad you showed up for the last one. I'd spent fifteen hours setting it up. Good thing I let people know it was going to happen.

When I have an income doing this sort of thing, I'll be glad to run a quest every week. Since that can't happen, do you still want to say leave out all restrings?
by Auril
Thu Apr 17, 2003 3:26 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: bizzare ideas (on conduct)
Replies: 5
Views: 635

That sounds like a very poor echo of the threefold law...

What goes around comes around, she's in for a nasty surprise some day.
by Auril
Sun Apr 13, 2003 5:59 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Who Evil
Replies: 61
Views: 7897

A challenge:

Choose a date and time, and see how many evils you can get on at once. Make sure you advertise.
by Auril
Thu Apr 10, 2003 8:12 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Eye-opener on the War in Iraq
Replies: 18
Views: 2105

All I can say is I'm impressed that you were willing to consider a different view, Llaaldara. It's rare.
by Auril
Tue Apr 08, 2003 2:22 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Just a question...
Replies: 9
Views: 1359

Just a question...

What is the most beautiful place, on the mud or off, that you've seen?
by Auril
Sat Feb 01, 2003 6:32 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Out of curiosity..
Replies: 5
Views: 744

You needed an 'all of the above."
by Auril
Fri Jan 24, 2003 3:38 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: The Tribulations of Nashewa, #37g
Replies: 1
Views: 455

The subtle danger is the worst No warning, not of sight or sound But cold will wrap you in her arms Will dull your mind, will close your eyes Will pull your life out, bit by bit Before you notice, you are dying Dangers in your life are many Men and mountains, beasts and weather Cold has killed more ...
by Auril
Tue Dec 17, 2002 12:14 am
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: animal
Replies: 16
Views: 1149

by Auril
Thu Oct 10, 2002 9:59 pm
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Your definition of stupidity on the MUD!
Replies: 28
Views: 1369

Armor that was worn by a halfling will fit even enlarged trolls.
by Auril
Thu Oct 10, 2002 3:26 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Wedding announcement!
Replies: 29
Views: 1636

What time do you plan to have your ceremony?
by Auril
Thu Sep 12, 2002 4:52 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Evil Zoning Schedule
Replies: 28
Views: 1809

I'm glad to see times for when evils tend to play. It makes my job easier - and will probably make yours easier too. This was a great idea. Not only will your regular people have a clearer idea of who leads what when, the goodrace players who have the ability and courage to play evilraces will have ...
by Auril
Sat Aug 31, 2002 5:40 pm
Forum: S3 Ideas Archive
Topic: campfire skill
Replies: 18
Views: 855

And if nothing else, it would add to your roleplay and give me something else to work with.

Be wary of the dreams you see in the smoke wraiths...
by Auril
Sat Aug 24, 2002 6:10 pm
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: good fnat!
Replies: 3
Views: 169

good fnat!

After the evilraces were unable to take up the quest, a party of goodraces arrived to deal with the threat to Conquered Village. In general, they did a very good job dealing with the opponents Malar presented to them - only the final battle needed a little tweaking. http://www.sojourn3.org/ubb/smile...

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