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by shalath
Fri Apr 11, 2008 7:27 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: I object
Replies: 15
Views: 1330

Yeah, I rented with it to check, because Kaisi bought 30 of them without checking for it being !rent. In fact, Kaisi didn't want to believe that someone would make a !id item for a fundamental quest (fundamental because the game has been fundamentally changed) and make it !rent. Yes, it's hilarious,...
by shalath
Fri Apr 11, 2008 7:21 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Rickroll the Mets
Replies: 9
Views: 3212

This somehow made the BBC news this morning. Also available online at:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/mediaselector/chec ... am=1&asb=1

Hehe.
by shalath
Fri Apr 11, 2008 7:20 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: It needs to be said
Replies: 153
Views: 25182

The high council of TorilMUD meets in its sacred, secret chambers one last time. "These bastards have tormented us, hounded us, and nothing we did was ever good enough for them." So low grumblings went, and were agreed upon. The room was met with resolve. "So, how do we punish them?&...
by shalath
Thu Apr 10, 2008 6:18 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: I object
Replies: 15
Views: 1330

Actually it's worse than !rent, it's both !rent and !id.

Objection seconded.
by shalath
Wed Apr 09, 2008 5:18 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: newer players
Replies: 27
Views: 1468

i do think i understand the basics of my class my job in zones is g heal, g heal, g heal. hehe but my job in the zone is mostly to vitting, hex/silence g heal. i just got ancestral shield so i guess i throw that in there to now. soloin i think i got things down now i can do most of pship myself so ...
by shalath
Mon Apr 07, 2008 12:47 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: ZK Orb
Replies: 3
Views: 255

ZK Orb

Can we PLEASE make this room somehow change once the desk has been searched out? It is *so* frustrating killing the mobs over and over for the damned key, only to get in and find that the desk has already been searched out. I always mark the room myself when I search it (for instance by taking the s...
by shalath
Fri Apr 04, 2008 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: It needs to be said
Replies: 153
Views: 25182

Bane wrote:This needs to stay constructive.

Thank you.

Sorry, "stay"?
by shalath
Tue Apr 01, 2008 7:10 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Censorship
Replies: 47
Views: 8347

What a great thread to read on April Fool's day. Only the dates are all wrong, surely this was all posted in the early hours of this morning...
by shalath
Mon Mar 31, 2008 12:28 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: Hidden buffs in the latest update.
Replies: 2
Views: 881

Re: Hidden buffs in the latest update.

Arilin Nydelahar wrote:Asculon tells you 'i hate doing align'

Yea me too.
by shalath
Tue Mar 18, 2008 9:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Geek
Replies: 5
Views: 3004

Geek

Image
by shalath
Tue Mar 18, 2008 7:34 pm
Forum: Toril 2.0 Discussion
Topic: Toril 2.0 Discussion
Replies: 71
Views: 18516

Maybe its the contrarian in me, but actually I think now more than ever that 2.0 might actually be for real. Shev's self-imposed bbs exile has convinced me. In the past, it seemed to me that he invented this idea of 2.0 for the purpose of explaining why things don't get done on the current mud. I d...
by shalath
Sat Mar 15, 2008 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Unix shell acct
Replies: 22
Views: 4840

Use SDF. www.freeshell.org. Good bunch of folk, great service, free accounts. Make a donation if you use them lots.

-simon
by shalath
Thu Feb 28, 2008 9:10 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Random cast lag
Replies: 1
Views: 287

I get this every now and again. The immortals are aware of it. Unfortunately since it's sporadic it's very difficult to track down.

So it's irritating both for us and them.
by shalath
Tue Feb 26, 2008 7:22 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Whoops
Replies: 0
Views: 574

Whoops

< T: Eki TC: small wounds E: cyclops EC: few wounds P: std > Corlythil starts casting an offensive spell. < 346h/414H 119v/120V > < T: Eki TC: small wounds E: cyclops EC: few wounds P: std > Corlythil completes his spell... Corlythil utters the words, 'saxzf xafe nore' A cyclops warrior lashes out a...
by shalath
Thu Feb 21, 2008 7:16 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: <worn on head> a winged shining steel great helm
Replies: 7
Views: 1142

Have you tried using 'project' while wearing it? Have you tried talking to people who are asleep? Talking while sleeping yourself? Or while morted? In silence rooms? While silenced via spell? Talking to someone with tells togged? Come on, be creative, or if you have been then tell us what you've tri...
by shalath
Tue Feb 19, 2008 9:21 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Vit > heal?
Replies: 3
Views: 761

Vit > heal?

< 676h/622H 130v/130V > < T: Digun TC: pretty hurt E: ghast EC: small wounds P: std > Ruan is vitting me < 676h/622H 130v/130V > < T: Digun TC: pretty hurt E: ghast EC: small wounds P: std > Ruan starts casting a spell. < 676h/622H 130v/130V > < T: Digun TC: pretty hurt E: ghast EC: small wounds P: ...
by shalath
Mon Feb 18, 2008 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Multimedia Entertainment War Over! And the Winner is:
Replies: 4
Views: 935

Just an addendum...if you were alive for the Betamax/VHS wars, you'd be wise to remember what happened to the losing technology. SELL YOUR HD-DVD EQUIPMENT NOW WHILE YOU CAN. In 5 years it won't be worth crap except to collectors. Wait 20 years and it will be worth a fortune to collectors though :-)
by shalath
Fri Feb 15, 2008 10:30 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: jot invasion 2-14-08
Replies: 4
Views: 885

Changes were made on testmud, but progress stopped at waiting on changes to Glammad's proc Thanks for letting us know Marthammor. Wonder if a coder could pick it up somewhere? I know folks are overworked, but this zone should rock, and probably will with changes, maybe someone would like to take a ...
by shalath
Fri Feb 15, 2008 10:26 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: jot invasion 2-14-08
Replies: 4
Views: 885

On the subject of Jot Invasion itself...it appears to have become a really boring slog. It felt like doing a nightmarish unending version of Air Plane only with more casters. A really boring hard slog. No real "risk" if you're careful, just boring. I missed the second half of the zone (was...
by shalath
Wed Feb 13, 2008 10:48 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: pls fix
Replies: 4
Views: 595

Your belt is a rope. Try ladder.

-simon
by shalath
Tue Feb 12, 2008 1:46 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Bring back artifacts, politics and god favoritism
Replies: 241
Views: 45149

Corth wrote:The more I think about it, the more it seems to me that Amolol needs to have an artifact. :)

2nded.
by shalath
Fri Feb 08, 2008 11:44 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: MUDS DOWN!!! 2/8/08
Replies: 15
Views: 1278

Yea, doesn't even let me log in. Oh well, maybe it'll get fixed when the US wakes up.
by shalath
Thu Jan 24, 2008 7:53 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Well I guess I was :-)
Replies: 0
Views: 646

Well I guess I was :-)

<825h> <P> You group-say 'hrm, not 100% certain I'm aggro' Hefa group-says 'either or is fine' <825h> <P> Ruan raises his unholy symbol and smiles malevolently. <825h> <P> Ruan clambers to his feet. <825h> <P> Degin group-says 'ok' <825h> <P> Inomah starts casting a spell. <825h> <P> Pale blue light...
by shalath
Tue Jan 22, 2008 10:08 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: More CM gripes
Replies: 48
Views: 3238

Sigh, tiefling belt/mask are rare in the chest? Not sure what the point of that is since I can just locate them to determine if I want to kill Annina. This also forces players to actually kill Annina when they want to do parties. Also, any chance you can make Zetetha load more than 1 stone per pop?...
by shalath
Tue Jan 22, 2008 8:03 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: The khanjari conspiracy
Replies: 7
Views: 874

Has started to look into the key the last time it was posted about, but forgot about it. Thanks for the reminder. The key actually has a fairly decent chance to load per pop, so it would seem its just a fluke it's taken so long to pop for you. Thanks man, I saw it load on first pop this boot (altho...
by shalath
Tue Jan 15, 2008 5:39 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Rareload
Replies: 1
Views: 309

Rareload

This is ridiculous. Start at: It is 12am, on the Day of the Deception The 23rd Day of the Month of Annaxes (the Breath of Frost), Year 641. Time elapsed since boot-up: 3:22:44 Current time is: Tue Jan 15 00:56:22 2008 (PST) finish at: <389h> <P> search robed You find a delicate glass...
by shalath
Sat Jan 12, 2008 5:10 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat Saturday January 12th 12pm EST
Replies: 43
Views: 4363

Dalar wrote:OMG clearly Triterium favoritism and anti-SOI stuff.


Bring back God Favoritism and Artifacts!

</corth>
by shalath
Wed Jan 02, 2008 8:51 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Please check if FK rares actually load
Replies: 36
Views: 3681

Making Finn's head rentable is a good idea. As an aside, for the thief like amongst us, could you please make it load hidden on him? It's somewhat disconcerting to peek into his inventory and see him holding his own severed head... ;-)

-thalash
by shalath
Tue Dec 25, 2007 10:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: For any of you against big government.
Replies: 19
Views: 2299

Of course, the news or mainstream media is not a public service, but rather it is a business with the full and primary intent to make money. Whatever sells you will see on the tube, passed through the editorial filter that most closely follows the controlling factors that influence the corporation....
by shalath
Sun Dec 23, 2007 1:47 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Hitting with off hand?
Replies: 9
Views: 923

It's not a bug. The weapon doesn't let you hit past fire/coldshield with impunity. It does more damage to the mob as it attacks past the shield, but still does the damage back to you. This was the intent of the zone writer, clarified by me several times. The weapon doesn't give you immunity to fire...
by shalath
Thu Dec 20, 2007 2:58 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Hitting with off hand?
Replies: 9
Views: 923

Well, I tried it like this: <primary> a wickedly curved blade with a twisted leather hilt (magic) <secondary> a very dead rat But still got this: <T> Your blade flares brightly as it passes through a Zhentarim spirit's coldshield! Your blade flares brightly as it passes through a Zhentarim spirit's ...
by shalath
Tue Dec 18, 2007 10:50 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Hitting with off hand?
Replies: 9
Views: 923

Hitting with off hand?

So I have a spiffy blade with a proc that goes through coldshield/fireshield. I wield it, and wield nothing in the off hand, but when I fight a shielded mob, I still hit that mob with my off hand and damage myself. I've tried holding something in that hand, as follows: <primary> a wickedly curved bl...
by shalath
Sat Dec 15, 2007 9:36 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Massmorph
Replies: 39
Views: 4771

Sarell wrote:In conclusion... Down with help files, down with the BBS!!!

Don't you mean Upgrade Trophy Upgrade Tables?

</boggle>

:-)

-simon
by shalath
Wed Dec 12, 2007 7:45 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Storages
Replies: 4
Views: 1042

I remember testing this a while back and I "thought" this could be gotten around by explicitly using another char's storage. Eg. As Shalath, I have a widget that I want to store so that I can pop it again. I do: storage access akeb mypassword storage store widget storage access close But I...
by shalath
Tue Dec 11, 2007 7:37 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: Trans-gender trolling...
Replies: 0
Views: 595

Trans-gender trolling...

You do a fancy maneuver, tripping a female troll.
A female troll's head slams into the ground, stunning him!
A female troll is stunned!
by shalath
Mon Dec 10, 2007 12:08 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Creeping Doom
Replies: 11
Views: 2280

thanks Yaya, reading this made my day :-) -simon 8) beard of bees - You can wear the doom as a face slot item fear - I'd run away if the bugs started trying to crawl all over me decay - the bugs should eat random corpses giant fist - the bugs should be able to form themselves into the shape of thing...
by shalath
Mon Nov 12, 2007 8:05 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Dev News - Spell Focus Item Effects
Replies: 22
Views: 2052

Is there a going to be a new skill introduced: quick change artist?
by shalath
Wed Oct 17, 2007 7:23 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Dev News: Project Bandaid (Phase 1)
Replies: 50
Views: 8787

Wow. I finally turn into a miserable old git who does nothing but whine and complain on the boards, and then you remove everything I have to whine and complain about :-(

Jolly good show :-)

-shalath
by shalath
Fri Oct 12, 2007 5:14 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Toril 2.0: Interim Changes
Replies: 87
Views: 13304

Small adjustment - change the rules to allow full restores with EQ! Was stupid to delete self, but it'd sure make me play again if this was changed :-)

-shalath
by shalath
Fri Oct 12, 2007 6:13 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Toril 2.0: Interim Changes
Replies: 87
Views: 13304

Removing the level 20 limit on NHC. At level 20 you still have no idea where to go. With all the other competiting games out there, you think people are going to stick around looking for one of the few lvl 20-25 npcs within the next 100 rooms of them? They know nobody in game, have no clue where th...
by shalath
Tue Oct 09, 2007 9:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: teyaha photography / wedding
Replies: 8
Views: 1485

Hi Mike, 1D is a great camera. You will get a whole load of constructive advice here: http://www.dpreview.com/forums . Many people there will advise you not to do it without years of experience and practise and preparation, and personally I wouldn't although I've been taking photos for years, but if...
by shalath
Mon Mar 19, 2007 8:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Roleplayers?
Replies: 12
Views: 1446

Roleplayers?

One for the roleplayers: Image

I considered posting it on the rp-quest discussion board, but hey I genuinely like some of those folk so decided here was more appropriate :-)

Oh, yeah - hullo, hope you're all good and stuff!

-simon
by shalath
Wed Oct 18, 2006 11:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Thanks.
Replies: 8
Views: 1117

Thanks.

Thanks, folks, for being a fun part of my life for a good long while. I first played in 1995 from the University of Warsaw (Volspar the Grey Elf conjurer, believe it or not), and have been around on and off since then on various incarnations. Eleven years later, I've realised that I have spent too m...
by shalath
Thu Oct 05, 2006 3:24 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: Cute mud couple
Replies: 7
Views: 1307

Cute mud couple

<754h> <P> You have finished memorizing clairvoyance. Your studies are complete. <754h> <P> You clamber to your feet. <754h> <P> scry nerox You start chanting... <754h> <P> Casting: clairvoyance *** <754h> <P> Casting: clairvoyance ** <754h> <P> Casting: clairvoyance * <754h> <P> You complete your s...
by shalath
Tue Sep 26, 2006 4:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: today is...
Replies: 266
Views: 72775

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by shalath
Tue Sep 19, 2006 4:58 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: WarGames anyone?
Replies: 9
Views: 939

Corth wrote:Shall we play a game?

How about a nice game of chess?
by shalath
Tue Sep 19, 2006 4:46 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Invite-Only Forum
Replies: 48
Views: 8912

but what if...

What if such a forum already exists? But those of you posting on here don't know about it?

Or perhaps some people do, but are posting here in order to safeguard the secret?

Perhaps it's been going on from the start?

But you don't know about it...

-thalash
by shalath
Fri Jan 20, 2006 4:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Excuses for being late?
Replies: 18
Views: 1674

excuses are for the weak. when you make an excuse you put yourself in a position of subservience or put the recipient at a level above you where you feel it necessary to justify your action/inaction to them. i dont give excuses when im late, i just am late and thats all there is to it. I especially...
by shalath
Fri Jan 20, 2006 2:18 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Bidding Systems
Replies: 22
Views: 1903

Re: 'Everyone who participated thought it was fair. '

to quote you 'rubbish' There were quite a few people who sent me tells saying they agreed with me, they just didnt say it on gsay. Heres the gist of what they said. 'I didnt go to tia to bid on a spob item I went to tia to bid on a tia item' I find it rather odd that you think it was fair yet you d...
by shalath
Fri Jan 20, 2006 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Guys I have a personal problem IRL
Replies: 23
Views: 3222

i just caught it. i tend to skim through stuff when i check the bbs at work for shits and giggles. but really, you should play pimakoto illusionists seem to be hard to find Hrm. You give out relationship advice based on a skim-reading and complete misunderstanding of the problem description. Note t...

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