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April Newsletter 4.1.2021


"Something need doing?"

Sunderday, 1st of Truebirth, 2308
Server News

Server Policy Updates, Announcements, & Changes
  • Campaigns Update [x] -- Updated to reflect the upcoming 2021 campaigns, including Grasping Void, Ashen Skies, and Exsanguination.
  • Inactive Region Destruction [x] -- The next region destruction update will be on the 1st of May so keep in mind your inactivity and your co-owners/heirs.
  • 1.16 Update + Region Prices [x] -- Unless last-minute bugs are discovered, we are moving to 1.16! Region prices will also be adjusted. More information can be found in the thread.
  • Lore Team Update & Project Overview [x] -- A clarification on the current projects being worked on by the Lore Team, including the Vyre rework, Alchemy rework, and Hollowcrafting. More details regarding this can be read through the link provided.
On-Going Server Facets
  • Great Suggestion Thread -- Staff requests the community help us out in showing us what you think needs working on or needs updating. [x]
  • Plugins & Game Commands -- Updated our plugins to 1.15! Now including a shop plugin that actually works! [x]
  • Region Highlight -- Every month from now on we will be trying to highlight a particular region, if you would like to have your region considered please submit! [x]
  • Support Tickets -- Support Tickets are still available for utilization of all members of the community for increased ease in contacting staff and logged/recorded tickets so less is forgotten. [x] Available through discord as well!
  • Contributor Perks -- When contributing to the continued operation of the Hollowworld server a number of titles and other possible perks cane be gained. [x]
  • [Looking for Events] -- Event Request Thread - This thread is made in order to better help players get events with as little direct involvement on their part as possible. [x]
  • Harvesting and Crafting Plugins -- New to Hollowworld are a pair of plugins that help to bridge the gap between IC and OOC skills.
    • Crafting Plugin Guide [x]
    • Crafting Plugin Feedback + FAQ Thread [x]
    • Harvesting Plugin Guide [x]
    • Harvesting Plugin Feedback + FAQ Thread [x]
    • Hollowcrafting: Grandfathering Items [x]

Campaign Events

The Heart of the City Spawn Mini-Campaign has ended [x]. (Big thanks to Elz and the Events Team!)
  • [Looking for Events] - Event Request Thread - This thread is made in order to better help players get events with as little direct involvement on their part as possible. [x] Currently on hold!
Player Events-- Currently scheduled player events include the following.

  • Lava Nat Geo - April 2nd 3pm EST - Hunters descend upon the ashlands, hoping to find worthy prey. [x]
  • Celebration of Renewal - April 2nd 6pm EST - A festival dedicated to Valiant with an Archery and Jousting tournament! [x]
  • Landing Gala - April 3rd 4pm EST - A gala hosted at the newly renovated Town Hall in Storm's Landing with a dance and a raffle draw. Fun times for all! [x]
  • Taming Devils - April 4th 4pm EST - A hunt for a Tremourback Devil lizard, a show of dedication to Theodra! [x]
  • Fostering Faith - April 4th 6pm EST - A dedication of a nursery to Jishrim! How cute! [x]
  • In Memoriam - April 6th 4pm EST - A memorial to those fallen in the undead attacks to be raised in the Storm's Landing graveyard. [x]
  • Endow With A Blessing - April 6th 5pm EST - A blessing of the Hardanger vineyard in the name of Sallana. [x]
  • The Sanctuary - April 9th 5pm EST - An offering of a gift for the sanctification of Emyn Arnen by Shalherana. [x]
  • Capture the Dragon - April 10th 4pm EST - A recruiting event for all those interested in joining the Legion! [x]
  • A Festival of Fortune - April 11th 2pm EST - A festival and auction in Storm's Landing! How fun! [x]
  • Union of Lover and Light - April 25th 2.30pm EST - Cassius West von Hardanger and Sophie Velour are finally getting married. About time! [x]

  • Make sure to check the calendar or front page of the forums for any new events. [x]
Recipe of the Month

✾[Name] --
  • A nice barrel for your drinks, perfect for any tavern or bar.

Credit to Elz for recipes and pictures. [x]

Riddle of the Month

If you think you know the answer to this months riddle PM Jase, the first five people who get it right will be featured in the following issue of the Newsletter along with the answer, and receive a 1000 radiant cash prize.

✾Last Month's Riddle --

Last months riddle was: I was the ocean where many fish once swam. But with changed fate my nature’s frame reform. Oh, do I feel hot pains from the fire's burning glow? Indeed, my surface gleams and sparkles much like ash and fallen snow. Who am I?
  • The answer to this riddle was: Salt
The first five people to get it right were..
  1. Celestea
  2. Dusty
  3. Kostadim
  4. Zoslore
  5. Deester
This Month's Riddle --

Often a long silver body, with a hole in my head.
I have many teeth but never go to the dentist.
I am pinched when I am held, and twisted when I am used.
I can be big or small, thick or thin, old or new coming in all sizes.
What am I?

If you are unsure click [here] for a hint.

✾Next Month's Riddle? --

If you have a riddle that you would like to have featured in the newsletter, feel free to PM Jase. If it's used in one of the Newsletters to come you will receive 5000 radiants in game. Extra points if it's lore related!

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