Search found 306 matches

by shalath
Fri Jan 20, 2006 11:33 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Bidding Systems
Replies: 22
Views: 1903

Re: yada yada yada

The obvious problem with handdown systems is it rewards those who already have nice equipment over those who dont, even tho both peopel did what they were supposed to do in a zone. It will become a problem in the tia zone were people who go alot and 'win' will be naked except for tia equipment beca...
by shalath
Fri Jan 20, 2006 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Sudoko
Replies: 8
Views: 1056

Sudoku isn't sudoku until you do what we've been doing lately - hexadecimal sudoku (4x4 grid). Try it and see :-)

-simon
by shalath
Mon Jan 16, 2006 10:54 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Disappointment with General Direction of Mud
Replies: 14
Views: 1607

Unnecessary drama added for the specific purposes of deleting it.
by shalath
Thu Dec 29, 2005 12:53 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Hidden Love!
Replies: 4
Views: 561

Yeah it's proc'd on me before when i was running around as my rogue hidden. It sucks. Hah, that's not the issue here; I don't whine about deaths when told things are working as designed :P The potential bug I wanted to highlight is this: Malacar ASSOC:: 'haha i cant even see you to reply, akeb :)' ...
by shalath
Wed Dec 28, 2005 4:52 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Hidden Love!
Replies: 4
Views: 561

Hidden Love!

So, I'm up in Ethereal as the illus, wandering around (been away for a while so getting used to playing my classes again)... < P: std > l u The Ethereal Plane Exits: -N -E -S -W -U -D *A beautiful young Succubus devil stands here, smiling evilly at you.(Red Aura) < 512h/753H 491p/491P 188v/188V > < ...
by shalath
Fri Oct 21, 2005 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: New Computer Time (Second of Two)
Replies: 21
Views: 1556

Two things to think about. 1) Get the biggest monitor that you can fit in the space you'll be using it, and the best quality one you can afford. Higher resolutions are useless on smaller screens. You are going to be staring at it for all of the time you use the computer; I'd personally have a bigger...
by shalath
Tue Jul 19, 2005 1:26 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: why bidding systems suck
Replies: 91
Views: 14188

Ashiwi wrote:::sniffle:: We miss you, Maxi-pad.

Would you like him back? I'm sure something could be arranged...

-thalash
by shalath
Fri Jul 15, 2005 8:03 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Kindness for Enchanters
Replies: 55
Views: 7614

If the table for voker/chanter are the same, then it's pretty dumb that chanters get hosed for their stone, etc in that there's no xp to gain. If there IS, then they're getting ripped cuz xp from damage is so much better. I just think they should make the playing field level. As I said before, a ma...
by shalath
Sun Jul 10, 2005 9:56 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: finditem
Replies: 1
Views: 499

finditem

What a *great* command, thanks loads. Only one suggestion. Instead of: 127.a potion of life inside a glowing demonskin pack inside a dimensional vault. 128.a potion of life inside a glowing demonskin pack inside a dimensional vault. 129.a potion of life inside a glowing demonskin pack inside a dimen...
by shalath
Sat Jul 09, 2005 10:12 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Terrorism
Replies: 234
Views: 38765

I'm not usually one for generalisations. Today is the exception. It seems to me that many americans have their heads stuck very firmly and deeply up their own arses. Some of you will know perfectly well that I wasn't referring to you. If you're not sure whether I am referring to you or not, I probab...
by shalath
Sat Jul 09, 2005 9:47 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: I Dont like wasting time.!!
Replies: 50
Views: 7815

Mine are bigger than yours
by shalath
Fri Jul 08, 2005 6:26 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Terrorism
Replies: 234
Views: 38765

Greetings from London. These people, these terrorists, these embodiments of evil have nothing to do with Islam. They hide behind a religious banner, but they preach a warped version of the teachings of Islam in order to further their own political goals. This is nothing to do with Islam, just as the...
by shalath
Mon Jul 04, 2005 7:03 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Sandra Day O'Connor Retiring
Replies: 84
Views: 14544

I just want to see a Supreme Court that interprets law rather than makes it. Supreme Court Justices are not elected. They have lifetime tenure. The Court is simply not a suitable entity for resolving policy differences. In a democracy, elected legislators make law. That a Supreme Court vacancy is s...
by shalath
Thu Jun 30, 2005 6:24 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Botting
Replies: 50
Views: 7871

Bet ya did, you dirty rat ;-)
by shalath
Mon Jun 20, 2005 8:12 pm
Forum: MUD Client Help
Topic: Linux Xwindows Mud Clients
Replies: 4
Views: 1102

Try this:

www.mudmagic.com/mud-client/

Seems fairly OK (although I still prefer tinyfugue in an xterm personally).

-thalash
by shalath
Thu Jun 02, 2005 12:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Our new "children"
Replies: 9
Views: 727

I wanna see more of that hunk of mutton Bailey's left in the photo ;-)

-shalath
by shalath
Wed Jun 01, 2005 5:32 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Making Storage Easier...
Replies: 4
Views: 505

Making Storage Easier...

Any chance we could implement filters in storage, similar to the ones on auction? So for instance, 'storage list about' would only list the items on storage which are worn about body. Make it also filter items inside containers and we're sorted ;-) Before anyone pipes up, I'm not a packrat, but I've...
by shalath
Mon May 23, 2005 10:44 am
Forum: Logs
Topic: Death By Typo?
Replies: 1
Views: 293

Death By Typo?

Well, almost! < 88h/697H 510p/510P 181v/183V > < P: std > time You start chanting... < 90h/697H 510p/510P 181v/183V > < P: std > Casting: time stop ***** < 90h/697H 510p/510P 181v/183V > Casting: time stop **** < 90h/697H 510p/510P 181v/183V > Casting: time stop *** < 90h/697H 510p/510P 181v/183V > ...
by shalath
Fri May 20, 2005 8:49 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Cheating death and awsome tanking
Replies: 4
Views: 587

Cheating death and awsome tanking

< 614h/603H 133v/133V > < T: Turgy TC: nasty wounds E: platinum EC: awful P: std > Lilithelle completes her spell... Lilithelle utters the words, 'yrawz braez' Zulo starts casting a spell. < 614h/603H 133v/133V > < T: Turgy TC: nasty wounds E: platinum EC: awful P: std > Risor attempts to flee. Riso...
by shalath
Tue May 17, 2005 11:26 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: And then the mud froze...
Replies: 2
Views: 340

This is clearly a doctored log. As you can see from the room description, there is only one exit, west. But you've put in "You flee eastward!". Hah! What I actually saw (edited only for formatting) was: < 388h/607H 133v/133V > < T: Krabat TC: few wounds E: silver EC: few wounds P: std > Physical pow...
by shalath
Sat May 14, 2005 8:16 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Plane Shift for Shamans!
Replies: 48
Views: 6699

I don't give a rat's ass if shamans get pshift or not. I don't give a rat's ass if druids lose phift or not. I don't give a rat's ass if shamans get suckass doom or suckass well. But, the way you're going about lobbying for it sucksass. Why cannibalize an already suckass class to augment what is al...
by shalath
Fri May 13, 2005 10:16 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Plane Shift for Shamans!
Replies: 48
Views: 6699

Take pshift away from Druids (who are tied to the prime material plane and nature) and give it to Shamen (who are tied to the spirit world and clearly the ideal planeswalker).
by shalath
Tue Apr 26, 2005 8:58 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: My time of the month!
Replies: 2
Views: 422

My time of the month!

< P: std > You extend your sights northwards. A Passageway Dug in the Rock Exits: -N -S A skeleton wanders around here.(Red Aura) An animated mass of bones rises here. An animated mass of bones rises here. A charming man is here, his wide smile shows his strangely long canine teeth.(Red Aura) A skel...
by shalath
Sat Apr 23, 2005 5:59 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: You fail the rescue.
Replies: 27
Views: 3324

[Vaprak's Personal Opinion]Why not just completely automate the entire combat process so that you don't need to type in anything at all? The game would just pause for X seconds when combat is initiated, and then at the end it would either say "You Won" or "You Lost" with no input required from the ...
by shalath
Sun Apr 17, 2005 10:33 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Maxed Skills
Replies: 12
Views: 933

Most of the skills you need to max as a tank are maxed shortly after you hit 50th. The other, less-used skills were the ones that took me the longest to max. Bandage Dual wield Disarm Unbind Those 3 combined would discourage most from attempting to max their full skill set. That's four, you dumb wa...
by shalath
Sun Apr 17, 2005 12:26 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tracking hidden
Replies: 2
Views: 318

Tracking hidden

Hi,

Could we please have an option whereby if you're tracking something and you come to a closed door, you simply stop tracking? I would like to make the decision myself whether I want to open a door and continue, rather than having the mud auto-make it for me...

Thanks,

-thalash
by shalath
Fri Apr 15, 2005 9:11 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Sunray VS Prism
Replies: 50
Views: 8486

Actually Pril I agree with Klandan's very accurate observation. I'm simply restating them in a different, easier to understand and more accessible format. Us westerners do that, no? :-)
by shalath
Fri Apr 15, 2005 7:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Boring People 2.0
Replies: 34
Views: 3683

I didn't break the rules, it was a bunny discussion thread and I made a bunny discussion comment. It was also the last allowed bunny reply, so I was clearly happy in a silly way! Btw way to change the subject to the new topic on the correct post number according to the rules! Buffy is great but the ...
by shalath
Fri Apr 15, 2005 6:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Boring People 2.0
Replies: 34
Views: 3683

5th bunny post!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!o...
by shalath
Fri Apr 15, 2005 4:42 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Suggestion: !id items and item downgrades
Replies: 17
Views: 1728

As a follow-up, the new items have new ansi and should be in soonish. The old items will still have the old ansi. Woah. Hang on a second. So the old stuff which has old ansi (and still still has old stats?) is just impossible to get any more? Or is staying in and new stuff is being added? If the fi...
by shalath
Fri Apr 15, 2005 11:29 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Sunray VS Prism
Replies: 50
Views: 8486

It's a real life stereotype. All the comments about us British folk, or you American folk, or any other particular group of people, tend also to be based on stereotypes. The RL world is full of stereotypes. This was using a comparison to a RL stereotype to make a point in game, and to make folk laug...
by shalath
Thu Apr 14, 2005 10:39 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Sunray VS Prism
Replies: 50
Views: 8486

< 383h/549H 121v/122V > < T: Eki TC: few wounds E: skeleton EC: small wounds P: std > Amathiel completes her spell... Amathiel utters the words, 'sfugwahuq gsfal' Amathiel sends a rainbow of prismatic spray from her hands! Amathiel sends a green shaft of light streaking towards the skeletal warrior!...
by shalath
Mon Apr 11, 2005 9:15 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Mentalist - 10th sphere Area Quest Spell
Replies: 25
Views: 2370

I'd be all up for making doom drag as well as rot tho, or add some neat effects to it to make it awesome like tendrils. :9 Can we also make doom only hit one target each time like tendrils? :-) Damn, why do people talk about tendrils as an area spell? It aggros everything, but it only damages one m...
by shalath
Sun Apr 10, 2005 5:07 pm
Forum: Homeland Player Integration
Topic: Homelanders!
Replies: 7
Views: 4545

Re: Homelanders!

I have played Toril now for about 5-6 yrs. Not long ago I had a big disagreement with a few people here and decided to take some time off. I found a new family at Homeland. I was accepted right away,guilded in less than a week and everything was going good. Then it was all just gone. It sucked! I d...
by shalath
Sun Apr 10, 2005 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Greetings from the USS Halsey
Replies: 16
Views: 1375

Ambar wrote:Simon ..

YOU are the weakest link

...

Goodbye ...


Oooh, I finally have an idea what you look like now.

So I can go and taunt Arilin for being with someone that looks like Anne Robinson :P
by shalath
Sun Apr 10, 2005 2:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Your fav. easy-to-make snacks
Replies: 27
Views: 3221

Ambar wrote:super!!

how long has it taken?


6 weeks. Impressed? :) Still have another 18lbs to lose, but I'm losing at a slower rate now (different stage of the diet). Basically I got sick of not being able to keep up with the toddler and decided I need to lose weight :)
by shalath
Sun Apr 10, 2005 1:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Your fav. easy-to-make snacks
Replies: 27
Views: 3221

Pork Crackling! Mmmmm!

Well ok, I'm on Atkins so it's about the only kind of snack I can handle. But then I've lost 46lbs so far, and I'm happy :)

-simon
by shalath
Sun Apr 10, 2005 1:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Greetings from the USS Halsey
Replies: 16
Views: 1375

Code: Select all

w   y   o   s   t   s   f   m   i   t   ?
 i l o n t u t e s a i k r m u d n a s a
  l   u   j   g   e   c   o   d   g   e   
by shalath
Mon Apr 04, 2005 8:56 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Shadows of Imphras LIVE AUCTION
Replies: 34
Views: 4535

bidding on a small pile of coins.
by shalath
Thu Mar 24, 2005 3:18 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Player Kill!
Replies: 1
Views: 301

Player Kill!

Quick, delete Inama, she's a player killer! < 458h/719H 133v/133V > < P: std > Saving... < 458h/719H 133v/133V > < P: std > Your body shimmers and sheds its elemental form, returning to normal. You rediscover the law of gravity... ...the hard way! Boy, that ground is pretty far away and is coming up...
by shalath
Fri Mar 11, 2005 5:45 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Spam > all
Replies: 2
Views: 368

I've noticed this only seems to happen to me if I'm holding the bag I'm taking things out from. So get all vault, wear all, remove vault gets around it for me.
by shalath
Thu Mar 10, 2005 10:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: CIA? HERE!?!
Replies: 43
Views: 4692

Actually the top level of Canadian intelligence is called CSIS (Canadian Secret Intelligence Service..something like that anyways). Basically, it isn't separate like the CIA but it is a top level of the RCMP (Mounties for Americans.) The idea of a canadian mountie (red costume, funny hat, riding ho...
by shalath
Sat Mar 05, 2005 1:00 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: The best football in the world..
Replies: 16
Views: 1321

Speaking as an Englishman born and bred, the correct name is "Rugby Football". Funnily enough, the organisation which handles competitive rugby is the "Rugby Football Union" (RFU). Is that so? So what you call league. Rugby Football League? Actually yes. My local team (the London Broncos) are part ...
by shalath
Wed Mar 02, 2005 8:33 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Another auction issue.
Replies: 34
Views: 4187

Here's an idea... if you need Potions of Life, mmail Sakor - I'll catch you the next time I'm on, get your money, and charge you exactly what it costs me to buy them... thniking it's 30 plats. And I'll get you as many as you want. wow.. that's pricey.. I've gotten them for 20 plat. Only when I made...
by shalath
Wed Mar 02, 2005 8:11 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Another auction issue.
Replies: 34
Views: 4187

Here's an idea... if you need Potions of Life, mmail Sakor - I'll catch you the next time I'm on, get your money, and charge you exactly what it costs me to buy them... thniking it's 30 plats. And I'll get you as many as you want. wow.. that's pricey.. I've gotten them for 20 plat. Only when I made...
by shalath
Tue Mar 01, 2005 9:20 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: signed notes
Replies: 11
Views: 907

Hmm...if you don't trust the person who's leading, don't go with them. It's as simple as that. This is a social issue, we don't need hard coded proof. Even if you do trust them, accept that they sometimes make mistakes. Case in point - I have had five no-win seelie runs with Lilithelle since I start...
by shalath
Tue Mar 01, 2005 5:33 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: drag all.pcorpse
Replies: 30
Views: 2282

I lost all my rogue triggers a while back and have been re-writing them again from scratch, so I haven't re-written this one yet (and besides I use a unix mud client and so they would probably be useless to the majority of you zMud users). But I used to have a drag alias which expanded to the kind o...
by shalath
Tue Mar 01, 2005 4:46 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Scardale has a Serious Flaw
Replies: 48
Views: 5949

Yayaril wrote:8)

I started play as a goodie and found that I was nightblind half the time. This was something that didn't cause me to quit.


Yayaril wins the prize. I read this five minutes ago and only just picked myself up off the floor after laughing so hard :-)
by shalath
Tue Mar 01, 2005 4:39 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: BC bids
Replies: 35
Views: 3833

Ashiwi wrote:Vena gave the dagger to me.

A very good result. I'm happy now :-)
Ashiwi wrote:I felt very bad for wishing innumerable STD's on her for winning it.

I could volunteer to distribute those STDs if you need someone...

-thalash
by shalath
Tue Mar 01, 2005 4:22 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: BC bids
Replies: 35
Views: 3833

This is a tough one to call. At the start of the run, I was playing my main (Thalash) to rogue the zone. I've rogued BC twice before, and I love it. It's a challenge, and it's fun. That's the reason I wanted to go the moment I heard that Kiryan was leading. Then we had trouble getting hold of a full...

Go to advanced search