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by Shevarash
Mon Aug 04, 2008 1:41 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: How has it been?
Replies: 2
Views: 401

Re: How has it been?

Hi!

That's just a statue of Corth...isn't it life-like?
by Shevarash
Sun Aug 03, 2008 2:24 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: The TRUTH comes out!
Replies: 8
Views: 1139

Re: The TRUTH comes out!

Locked.

To me, this post looked relatively harmless, but there seems to be something else going on here. I would suggest that both of you just leave the other one alone.
by Shevarash
Fri Aug 01, 2008 5:40 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Can we restat our old characters?
Replies: 37
Views: 3463

Re: Can we restat our old characters?

I'm not initially opposed to the idea, and I will bring it up with tthe rest of the staff for further discussion and get back to you.
by Shevarash
Fri Aug 01, 2008 1:00 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: 3000th Post Celebration!
Replies: 22
Views: 947

Re: 3000th Post Celebration!

I'll give you an artifact if you spare me.
by Shevarash
Thu Jul 31, 2008 8:28 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: 3000th Post Celebration!
Replies: 22
Views: 947

Re: 3000th Post Celebration!

Truly an epic achievement.

This almost surpasses your previous epic achievement of making Dartan think you were a chick.

Mango for president.
by Shevarash
Thu Jul 31, 2008 5:05 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: 3000th Post Celebration!
Replies: 22
Views: 947

Re: 3000th Post Celebration!

I want my seven seconds back.
by Shevarash
Wed Jul 30, 2008 1:17 pm
Forum: T2 Areas Discussion Archive
Topic: No identify
Replies: 39
Views: 5046

Re: No identify

Moved to the Areas forum.
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 29, 2008 9:42 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: MUD's Down
Replies: 5
Views: 1146

Re: MUD's Down

(The MUD is back up, and has been since shortly after Eilistraee posted.)
by Shevarash
Mon Jul 28, 2008 9:03 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Toril 2.0
Replies: 12
Views: 817

Re: Toril 2.0

Rangers and Myconids will be merged in Toril 5.7

Myconids everywhere are deeply insulted.
by Shevarash
Mon Jul 28, 2008 7:13 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Toril 2.0
Replies: 12
Views: 817

Re: Toril 2.0

Toril 5.0 will include Myconids.
by Shevarash
Mon Jul 28, 2008 1:50 pm
Forum: T2 Announcements Archive
Topic: Google AdSense
Replies: 17
Views: 5413

Re: Google AdSense

Well...the Google ads haven't exactly brought in a torrent of cash, but every little bit helps I suppose. I do plan on getting it up and running on the new boards in the near future.
by Shevarash
Sun Jul 27, 2008 4:59 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Toril 2.0
Replies: 12
Views: 817

Re: Toril 2.0

Toril 3.0 will be done soon.
by Shevarash
Sat Jul 26, 2008 5:37 pm
Forum: T2 Announcements Archive
Topic: PHPBB Emails - Read me!
Replies: 0
Views: 1642

PHPBB Emails - Read me!

Sojourners,

I just fixed the MUD's mail server, and apparently it had a queue of messages from the forums built up. Many of you may receive inactivate/password request, etc emails that are quite out of date. Please disregard these messages.

On the upside, the forum's email capabilities now work.
by Shevarash
Sat Jul 26, 2008 3:27 am
Forum: Toril 2.0 Discussion
Topic: Toril 2.0 Update: Polymorph
Replies: 16
Views: 3417

Re: Toril 2.0 Update: Polymorph

You know what i hate is when u tease me with little things like this 'spider curse'. I WANT MORE DAMN IT :) seriously sounds like a kewl thing... Just so i know what class would that little spell be? might need to roll another drow :) It's a Spider domain spell (the ansi didn't copy correctly, I fi...
by Shevarash
Sat Jul 26, 2008 3:26 am
Forum: Toril 2.0 Discussion
Topic: Toril 2.0 Update: Polymorph
Replies: 16
Views: 3417

Re: Toril 2.0 Update: Polymorph

Thilindel wrote:is there any kind of constitution save to utilize it if you have crappy con?


I'm not sure what you mean...this particular spell gives the victim a Willpower save to avoid it.
by Shevarash
Fri Jul 25, 2008 10:09 pm
Forum: Toril 2.0 Discussion
Topic: Toril 2.0 Update: Polymorph
Replies: 16
Views: 3417

Toril 2.0 Update: Polymorph

Polymorph The polymorphing code is now finished. Polymorphing is the ability to turn a character into a different race and inherit all of the abilities of that race. All natural attacks and armor are carried over, as well as all physical ability scores. Mental stats, such as Int/Wis/Cha, are retain...
by Shevarash
Fri Jul 25, 2008 4:12 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

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by Shevarash
Thu Jul 24, 2008 1:51 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Toril 2.0
Replies: 12
Views: 817

Re: Toril 2.0

Yes, there will be a Toril 2.0.
by Shevarash
Thu Jul 24, 2008 1:10 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

Tasan wrote:
Shevarash wrote:It's just difficult to be an optimist about this industry for me, these days.


It's just difficult for me to be an optimist about Toril these days.

</troll>


Lame.
by Shevarash
Wed Jul 23, 2008 7:13 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

I'm with shev in that I am bothered by the EA buyout of Bioware because EA has a habit of releasing crappy games. This, Rags, is what I was getting at in regards to Bioware. As for the game industry in general, I thought I was pretty clear: lack of innovation and sequel-itis. It's rare to find a ga...
by Shevarash
Wed Jul 23, 2008 2:37 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Doesnt the Ideas Forum go above the RP Quest Forum?
Replies: 2
Views: 560

Re: Doesnt the Ideas Forum go above the RP Quest Forum?

I moved it.

With the addition of "Areas Discussion" it seemed to make sense to group all three "Discussion" forums together.
by Shevarash
Wed Jul 23, 2008 2:34 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

I wasn't referring to the Activision "merger", rather Vivendi and the original dev team leaving. As for Bioware, the likelihood of EA truly remaining "hands-off" as both the parent company and the publisher is pretty slim, in my opinion. That said, I hope Bioware can retain their...
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 22, 2008 9:56 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

I didn't say anything about the popularity of WoW and I would never argue it's runaway success. That doees not, however, equate to quality - but that's an entirely different discussion. My point was that the current incarnations of BioWare and Blizzard are very different from the innovative studios ...
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 22, 2008 7:35 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

...

Fair enough. You guys are no fun.
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 22, 2008 7:20 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

Sarvis wrote:
Shevarash wrote:BioWare was acquired by Electronic Arts as of January, 2008.


I know, but they're still BioWare. (Until they prove otherwise, at least...)


Well that's optimistic. If Taco Bell bought your favorite gourmet restaurant, would you still be optimistic about the food quality? :)
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 22, 2008 6:17 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

I'm not sure Mass Effect counts as an EA-Bioware game, Rags. It was released after the acquisition but certainly begun long before it. As for Blizzard, well - I think it's pretty clear that the Blizzard of today has little in common with the pre-WoW Blizzard, other than their IP. Sure, they have the...
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 22, 2008 4:49 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Dispel Magic and Quaffing
Replies: 4
Views: 829

Re: Dispel Magic and Quaffing

I'm guessing "shouldn't."

It would essentially be removing a balancing factor. Why have a limit at all if it can be gotten around that easily?
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 22, 2008 4:48 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

BioWare was acquired by Electronic Arts as of January, 2008. Blizzard has changed hands several times and has been owned by Vivendi for the last decade or so. It's essentially just another monolithic company using a prestigious name associated with games created by development teams that no longer w...
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 22, 2008 4:15 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

Why is KOTOR exciting? Sure, if it were Bioware it could be interesting...but they're dead and done, just like Blizzard.
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 22, 2008 2:02 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: *DISABLED FOR PC's*
Replies: 6
Views: 500

Re: *DISABLED FOR PC's*

It was enabled during Sojourn2 and then disabled for Sojourn3. Going into S3, the consensus was generally that Invokers did far too much area damage (imagine that.) So we implemented the "radius" code, added feedback, replaced Acidstorm with acid blast, and moved blacklight burst to Enchan...
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 22, 2008 3:35 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: No E3 thread?
Replies: 95
Views: 5847

Re: No E3 thread?

I thought E3 was dead.

It may as well be, just like the game industry. Goodbye innovation, hello soulless life sucking megacorps and sequel-itis!

</troll>
by Shevarash
Mon Jul 21, 2008 9:44 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Introducing Toril-Trac
Replies: 14
Views: 5763

Re: Introducing Toril-Trac

Apparently the forum link for Toril-Trac wasn't working - I updated the permissions. Although it looks like a forum, that link just takes you straight to Toril-Trac.
by Shevarash
Mon Jul 21, 2008 9:03 pm
Forum: T2 Areas Discussion Archive
Topic: About This Forum
Replies: 3
Views: 1254

About This Forum

This forum is intended for discussion of Area related issues including: - Item stats - Zone balance - New zone comments - Area bugs You may post item stats in here, but please do not post explicit quest information. This forum will be moderated by the TorilMUD Areas staff, and all normal forum rules...
by Shevarash
Mon Jul 21, 2008 8:29 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Introducing Toril-Trac
Replies: 14
Views: 5763

Re: Introducing Toril-Trac

Just a note, the email alerts may not be functioning correctly just yet - I'm still testing them out. Will post here what this is resolved.
by Shevarash
Mon Jul 21, 2008 7:36 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Introducing Toril-Trac
Replies: 14
Views: 5763

Re: Introducing Toril-Trac

All three commands will be updated today. The "bug" and "typo" commands will provide the Trac URL, and "idea" will show the url to the Ideas forum. Also, a note about Trac will be added to the message you receive when you petition.
by Shevarash
Mon Jul 21, 2008 7:08 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Introducing Toril-Trac
Replies: 14
Views: 5763

Introducing Toril-Trac

Toril-Trac Address: http://www.torilmud.org/trac/ Sojourners, Toril has recently implemented a new issue tracking system using the open-source web application named Trac. Trac has many features which we will be using internally to help with project management, but from the player's persepctive, Tor...
by Shevarash
Sun Jul 20, 2008 1:02 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: KOTOR MMORPG Confirmed
Replies: 7
Views: 551

Re: KOTOR MMORPG Confirmed

Cool - certainly sounds more interesting than yet another fantasy Age of Vanhammer or something. Can't be worse than SWG, right? :)
by Shevarash
Sat Jul 19, 2008 9:16 pm
Forum: T2 Announcements Archive
Topic: Beer for Everyone!!
Replies: 12
Views: 3510

Re: Beer for Everyone!!

Welcome back, Dugmaren!

Dugmaren is re-joining us as a Greater Areas staff member and we're all truly excited to have him back as well as looking forward to the changes he has in store.
by Shevarash
Fri Jul 18, 2008 1:21 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Alignment aggro problems continue
Replies: 11
Views: 1335

Re: Alignment aggro problems continue

We're aware of this and looking into it - sorry for the trouble.
by Shevarash
Wed Jul 16, 2008 3:33 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Sad News: Cardolan/Garal/Kossuth/etc.
Replies: 47
Views: 4419

Re: Sad News: Cardolan/Garal/Kossuth/etc.

I am so sorry for your loss. I knew Jason for over a decade, and although we never met in person I always considered him a great friend. He was truly a beloved member of this community, and he will be sorely missed. Please let us know if there's anything we can do to help.
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 15, 2008 6:17 pm
Forum: T2 Areas Discussion Archive
Topic: No identify
Replies: 39
Views: 5046

Re: No identify

There are some legitimate uses for !ID, but in general using it on a standard item isn't something I particularly like. I don't forsee removign the flag itself, but I'm open to stripping it off of specific equipment that has no legitimate reason to have it. Shall we start a list here?
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 15, 2008 4:16 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Shev? Shar?
Replies: 42
Views: 2293

Re: Shev? Shar?

Now that we've all hopefully got that out of our system, I'm locking this thread and would like to politely remind you all that personal attacks and flaming are not permitted on these forums. Thanks!
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 15, 2008 4:33 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Shev? Shar?
Replies: 42
Views: 2293

Re: Shev? Shar?

Pril - I hope to have some updates to post in the near future. Everything is good here, and I haven't gone anywhere. Gormal - Hey, I wanted to thank you for being such a faithful cataloguer or my failures, lies and screw-ups. I know that it's a thankless job, and you're probably feeling overworked. ...
by Shevarash
Mon Jul 14, 2008 4:00 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Shev? Shar?
Replies: 42
Views: 2293

Re: Shev? Shar?

Present and accounted for, sir.
by Shevarash
Mon Jul 14, 2008 3:59 pm
Forum: 2.0 Announcements
Topic: Domain List
Replies: 11
Views: 5019

Re: Domain List

Not disappeared. It's not a matter of just copy/pasting Klandal. There's no help file as it's all dynamically generated (which is much easier for us to maintain). So somebody needs to either manually look up every domain and then compile it, or I need to write something that displays all of them at ...
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 01, 2008 4:55 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Ignore Feature
Replies: 0
Views: 171

Ignore Feature

Sojourners, As most of you know, the new forum software comes with an Ignore feature that can be used to filter out messages from certain people. This feature is intended as a convenience and a method to reduce flames. If you put another player on your ignore list, please be polite and refrain from ...
by Shevarash
Tue Jul 01, 2008 4:48 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: off for a bit
Replies: 6
Views: 942

Re: off for a bit

Thank you for everything you've done for the community over the years, Todrael. Take care, and I hope to see you back soon.
by Shevarash
Wed Jun 18, 2008 10:05 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat, Item Distribution, Quests
Replies: 20
Views: 1592

Re: Tiamat, Item Distribution, Quests

I agree in principle that all of the best gear shouldn't be consolidated in one zone. I wouldn't read too much policy into my post today - there's some leftover Tia items that were originally intended to go with the zone, and we're getting around to finishing them up and putting them in. They make s...
by Shevarash
Wed Jun 18, 2008 2:04 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Evermeet
Replies: 7
Views: 628

Re: Evermeet

I believe the Areas project to fully flesh out EM got de-reailed before all of those roads could be connected to. Not sure what the correct course of action would be now - we could remove the roads, try to shuffle things around so they go somewhere, add new content, etc. Any suggestions?

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