Weekly Changelog | Week 29 Year 2019



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Direction
This week, Direction focused on Financial Planning, Individual Direction Meetings, and HR.

  • LumosJared x12: HR, Individual Direction, Financial Planning.
  • CS_Birb x9: Individual Direction over the last three weeks.

Game
This week, Game Staff focused on the End Project, Misc Tasks, Tickets, and a whole lot of system management.

  • MadamAries x3: Tickets and Misc Game Tasks.
  • Jaehaerys x3: End Project.
  • BlueChaos x7: Game Speedruns.
  • Siosie x9: Tickets.
  • GrumpyGirl314 x17: Game Staff Maintenance activities.
  • Spectriel x15: Game Dept. Leadership Tasks, Meetings, Training Overhauls.
  • Falconhand x9: Tickets and misc work.
  • Dragonn x9: Tickets.
  • Sir_Daragonn x9: Tickets.
  • TinnyTine x2: Tickets.
  • iBeSlurping x9: Various week 1 game tasks.
  • Pamplemousse x6: Tickets and misc work.
  • Doriarky x21: Game Speedruns.
  • Ethibas x2: Help Chats.
  • Cnocbride x35: Various miscellaneous tasks. Faction PR, internal procedure refinement and all round assistance.
  • Sevak x13: PVP and other Projects.
  • Winterless x13: Tickets and other Projects.
  • Sephite x29: Meetings with various staff members, project assistance, clarifications around projects, rules, procedures, etc.
  • Talantius x3: Tickets.
  • JoyShake x9: Tickets and Training.

World
This week, World focused on Regalian districts, as well as completing the Essalonia spawn and tickets.

  • Bunemma x5: Regalia Interiors and Hotspot Builds.
  • WaterDruppel x9: Regalian Interiors and District rehaul.
  • Jaehaerys x18: Essalonia spawn which has entered into its final stages of development.
  • Feodorvna x20: Various World work.
  • Mojaven x3: World work.
  • Patsie x12: Essalonia Spawn.
  • Battlebrawn x9: Twitter Management.
  • Timisc x9: Expanded the Daendroque District to have 4 new houses, along with street work and a new bridge connecting them to the main portion of the district.
  • Yigit x14: Finishing touches on the Essalonia Spawn. Foliage and greenery around the corners of the town, fixing up some exterior on the structures, adding streetwise decoration to make things look overall livelier.
  • EdnaMode_ x20: Tickets and Catch up Builds.

Lore
This week, Lore Staff focused on Half-Races, Dwarven Abilities, Noble and other DM systems, and Flashpoint work.

  • Rochelle x9: Sheets.
  • HydraLana x33: Lore Writing/Processing.
  • TheVigilantWolf x14: Lore Processing.
  • SupremeCripple x3: Tickets.
  • Eccetra x12: Tickets.
  • LumosJared x7: Lore Writing.
  • Infintaum x4: Lore Tickets.
  • Havsbris x8: Sheets.
  • Carlit0o x20: Writing and Sheets.
  • Arendan x21: Sheets.
  • Katiesc x12: Sheets.
  • MantaRey x12: Sheets.
  • Caelamus x11: Sheets.
  • WaterDruppel x4: Lore Processing.
  • BillyTheScroofy x9: Flashpoint preparation and brainstorming, assistance with noble related matters throughout the week

Event
This week, Event focused on Blessed War Quests and NPC installations.

  • Derpadillo x20: Blessed War Quest coding and implementation
    Events and Assistance.
  • Kniferharm x9: Massivespawn redux.
  • Lizmun x7: Event assistance.
  • Bellarmina x3: Tickets.
  • GrumpyGirl314 x5: Installing NPCs and regions into New Spawn for testing of Blessed War quests
  • Ryria x2: Event Assistance and Hosting.

PR
This week, PR focused on roundups and introducing new players into the server at spawn.

  • Anarchizm x6: Roundups and new Player Intros.
  • Seoulmate x6: Weekend Roundup.

Tech
This week, Tech Staff focused on the MassiveTranslate plugin and test server results for 1.13!

  • CS_Birb x9: MassiveTranslate Backup work.


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By | July 21st, 2019|News|Comments Off on Weekly Changelog | Week 29 Year 2019

Weekly Changelog | Week 28 Year 2019



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Direction
This week, Direction focused on internal staff paperwork and a whole lot of HR and Individual Direction counselling with our 70+ staff members.

  • LumosJared x8: HR, Individual Direction, Internal Document Updates, Points Paperwork, and Recruitment.

Game
This week, Game Staff, as usual, worked on a large variety of systems, but in particular, this week game department hosted additional events and teaked the war decs system.

  • Falconhand x12: Essalonia Rev and Tickets.
  • Sevak x13: Tickets and PVP Systems.
  • Sir_Daragon x10: Staff Training.
  • Anarchizm x3: Helping DM and act in the vampire event hosted by Optimal.
  • Jaehaerys x4: Speedruns and Factions.
  • Winterless 12: Tickets.
  • Sephite x16: System Guidance and leadership.
  • Doriarky x17: Faction Activity.
  • Siosie x3: Faction Restore.
  • Spectriel x13: Game Dept. Leadership Tasks and delegation, HR related tasks, Training Overhaul
  • TinnyTine x2: PVP System.
  • BlueChaos x2: Tickets and War Decs.
  • Talantius x6: Game systems and tickets.
  • Dragonn_ x13: War Decs and Game Systems.
  • Kniferharm x8: Hosted the Jumping Event and Game systems.
  • Pomplemousse x4: New Players Intro.

World
This week, World made great strides on their various rp and survial themed dungeons projects, while improving regalian districts and the palace, in time for an Imperial Court update.

  • EdnaMode_ x12: Tickets and Petalcourt and Dungeons.
  • Mojaven x3: Tickets.
  • Patsie x2: Dungeons.
  • Timisc x15: Palace work.
  • Seoulmate x8: Weekend Roundup.
  • Bunemma x13: Dungeons and Petalcourt.
  • Yigit x12: Essalonia Spawn.
  • WaterDruppel x10: Petalcourt and Dungeon Builds.
  • Jaehaerys x10: Assisted Yigit in the new Essalonia spawn on the test server earlier in the week which included building roads, terraforming, copying and pasting wall segments, 
    the creation of a gatehouse and more.

Lore
This week, Lore Staff primarily handeled Sheets and Tickets, but work was also done to redux the Storyweb System and better communicate with its leaders, as well as streamline successful operations in Storyweb, WIS, and Military Systems.

  • Caelamous x11: Sheets.
  • TheBioverse x23: Sheets.
  • Athelois x4: Discord Tickets.
  • Eccetra x8: Lore Tickets.
  • LumosJared x8: Storyweb Redux, System, Tickets, Writing.
  • BillyTheScroofy x12: Military Progression.
  • WaterDruppel x8: Lore Processing.
  • Katiesc x8: Sheets.
  • Papidacarrot x11: Lore Tickets.
  • Rochelle x2: Tickets.
  • Arendan x20: Sheets.
  • HydraLana x20: Lore Writing and Processing.

Event
This week, Event focused on their usual long string of in-game event hosting, as well as adding Essalonia Spawn vendors that sell a variety of interesting items.

  • Ryria x11: Events and Assisstance.
  • ZiggyStarDusted x8: Tickets.
  • Optimalfriskies x8: Event Acting.
  • Derpadillo x2: Event tasks.
  • Wrongchat x4: Events.
  • GrumpyGirl314 x8: Blessed war quests, Essalonia Spawn Vendors.

PR
This week, PR focused on Spotlight media threats and assisting new players in the system.

  • Anarchizm x18: Assisting new players and welcoming them onto the server. Offering them a proper guide.
  • Battlebrawn x6: Created, formatted and posted a World Spotlight thread with new screenshots and posted/formatted a Roleplay Review thread on behalf of an aspirant.

Tech
This week, Tech Staff knocked out all but the last steps of the 1.13 update, and fixed up MinePacks to ensure backpacks and all item transfers go smoothly in the upcoming update.

  • CS_Birb x13: Backups, Testing, Validation and Launch of the upgraded Minepacks version. This took time, as I *really* didn’t want to fuck up anybody’s backpack.
  • RustyTrumbone x3: Blessed War.
  • Derpadillo x4: Added sentiment analysis and performed/shared analysis with department


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By | July 14th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Weekly Changelog | Week 28 Year 2019

Weekly Changelog | Week 27 Year 2019

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Direction
This week, Direction focused on 1.13 primarily and Internal Paperwork.

  • LumosJared x7: HR, Individual Direction, June Project Wrap.
  • TheComputerGeek x21: Side Massive Plugin Development and System Wrapping.

Game
This week, Game Staff focused on System related paperwork, restoration and administrative work, and training docs.

  • GrumpyGirl314 x26:  Essalonia restoration, regions, and general administrative activities.
  • Pomplemousse x6: Various Game Activities.
  • Ethibas x2: Training Documentation.
  • Sephite x9: Leadership.
  • Jaehaerys 14: Dungeons.
  • TinnyTine x9: Game Staff Work.
  • Doriarky x6: Faction Activity and Internal Docs.
  • Talantius x7: Game Tickets.
  • Spectriel x11: Game Dept. Leadership Tasks, Training Rewrites, various HR related tasks
  • Siosie x7: Game Systems.
  • JoyShake x2: Speedrun Training.
  • Sir_Daragon x4: Tickets.
  • Sevak x10: Write ups for PvP Tournament Massive Olympic sign up sheets and Massive Olympics scheduling and coordination.
  • Winterless x13: Hours of PVP restructure, various doc work.
  • Falconhand x3: Tickets, one restore and one Redstone legality question.
  • BlueChaos x3: Speedruns and Staff Docs.
  • Dragonn_ x13: Documentation, Speedrun, Team Building Assignments.

World
This week, World focused on a lot of new updates to Regalia and ongoing work with some to-be-released Dungeon RP Projects.

  • EdnaMode_ x7: Regalia Builds.
  • Patsie x4: Petal Court.
  • Mojaven x26: Petal Court and Estates.
  • Yigit x12: World Builds.
  • Jaehaerys x5: Essalonia Build.
  • Pixycandi x11: Regular progress with the elf dungeon thingy

Lore
This week, Lore Staff focused on Character Sheets and Processing. Tickets were also done in higher numbers than past weeks.

  • Apath x16: Sheets.
  • TheVigilantWolf x20: Sheets.
  • Arendan x23: Sheets.
  • Havsbris_ x6: Sheets.
  • LumosJared x9: Processing, Writing, Ops.
  • MantaRey x3: Sheets.
  • PapidaCarrot x12: Sheets.
  • Rochelle_ x12: Sheets.
  • BetaInsomnia x10: Processing and Sheets.
  • Athelois x9: Sheets.
  • Katiesx x6: Sheets.
  • TheBioverse x28: Sheets.
  • HydraLana x20: Lore Processing.
  • Caelamous x8: Sheets.
  • Eccetra x6: Tickets.

Event
This week, Event staff focused on tickets and blessed war coding, as well as substantial quest code updating and training.

  • GrumpyGirl314 x16: Blessed War Quest Coding, Quest documentation, and torturing fellow staff members. 
  • Kniferharm x4: Event documentation.
  • Derpadillo x10: Coding, revising, testing
  • Bellarmina x3: Tickets.
  • Optimalfriskies x10: Event Writeup, Co-Hosting, Acting & Announcement.
  • ZiggyStarDusted x10: After training with Grumpy a few days back, I wrote out an entire dungeon that makes usage of the quest plugin to function to later be made to have code alongside it too.
  • Pixycandi x4: Cross-platform posts for Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook regarding our upcoming events.

PR
This week, PR Staff worked on Twitter management and external post writing.

  • Seoulmate x8: Weekend Roundup.
  • AutoAmerican x2: PR writing.
  • Battlebrawn x7: Twitter Management.

Tech
This week, Tech Staff finally finished MassiveFactions internal updates, and development of chat based plugins.

  • TheComputerGeek x25: MassiveFactions completion!
  • Derpadillo x6: Continued development of detection and reporting of offensive comments in general chat.
  • RustyTrumbone x6: Tech and plugin implementations.
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By | July 7th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Weekly Changelog | Week 27 Year 2019

Weekly Changelog | Week 26 Year 2019



Direction

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Direction
This week, Direction focused on HR and various internal paperwork documents.

  • LumosJared x9: HR and Direction Paperwork Tasks.
  • MonMarty x43: June and Previous Projects, Paperwork Tasks.

Game
This week, Game Staff focused on Essalonia Revolution’s wrap up, work on the Rift and regions projects, and internalized training projects. Work on the Dungeon System has also carried on.

  • GrumpyGirl314 x12:  Essalonia Revolution PVE mob spawning, Rift/regions work, and various PR/Admin documentation and assistance.
  • Kniferharm x5: PVE events.
  • Dragonn_ x7: Speedrunning and training.
  • Jaehaerys x11: Game Events and Leadership.
  • Siosie x5: Rank 3 Training.
  • Sephite x21: Game Leadership and Direction tasks.
  • Doriarky x23: Internal Paperwork and Staff Activity.
  • Spectriel x20: Various HR related tasks, Game Dept. Leadership Tasks, Training Overhaul, Blessed War Quests Coding
  • BlueChaos x4: Internal Documentation.
  • Talantius x8: Game work and Speedruns.
  • Kniferharm x5: Game Speedruns and additional work.
  • Sevak x13: Game Staff Internal Documentation.
  • Sir_Daragon x5: In-Game Assistance.
  • Cnocbride x4: Training and internal documentation.
  • Winterless x7: Game Staff Meetings.
  • Falconhand x14: Rank 3 Intro and Training.

World
This week, World worked on some upcoming roleplay and survival dungeons, as well as other spawn related projects.

  • WaterDruppel x7: Dungeon Nenya Builds.
  • Mojaven x1: World Tickets.
  • Pixycandi x8: Carl’s Project.
  • Jaehaerys x7: Essalonia Spawn.
  • Ednamode_ x4: Carl’s Project.
  • Yigit x15: Essalonia Spawn and other survival builds.

Lore
This week, Lore Staff focused on System Management, lots of progression posts, and spurring forward the WIS and Storyweb Systems.

  • Carlit0o x19: Character Sheets.
  • SupremeCripple x22: Sheets.
  • Caelamus x45: Character Sheets.
  • BetaInsomnia x14: Lore Writing.
  • HydraLana x10: Character Sheets.
  • Eccetra x5: Lore Tickets.
  • TheBioverse x22: Lore Writing, Various Tasks.
  • Jonificus x8: Character Sheets.
  • BillyTheScroofy x40: Lore Tickets and Otherwise.
  • Arendan x75: Character Sheets and Storyweb Writing.
  • MantaRey x12: Character Sheets.
  • PapidadaCarrot x35: Character Sheets.
  • Apath x5: RP Activity.
  • Finlaggan x4: RP Activity.
  • Rochelle x6: RP Activity.
  • Havsbris_ x6: RP Activity.
  • Arendan x2: RP Activity.
  • HydraLana x2: RP Activity.
  • MonMarty x55: WIS System Creation and RP Activity.
  • Athelois x7: Ticket Training.
  • Waterdruppel x8: Lore Processing.
  • Timisc x2: RP Activity.
  • Etrees x1: RP Activity.
  • Infinitum x3: RP Activity.
  • MantaRey x5: Progression Writing.
  • KatieSc x5: Lore Processing.
  • TheVigilantWolf x17: Lore Writing.

Event
This week, Event staff started their first post-summer festival quests, as well coding for various game-related quest systems.

  • GrumpyGirl314 x8: Brie’s Tutorial book quest, Blessed War quest coding, and misc quest review and assistance.
  • Derpadillo x13: Quest Writing.
  • WrongChat x1: Event Acting.
  • OptimalFriskies x5: Event Setup and Writing.

PR
This week, PR staff focused on bringing in new players and Factions announcement projects.

  • Pixycandi x12: Factions Announcements and Designs.
  • Battlebrawn x2: Event Acting.
  • Anarchizm x11: New Players.
  • Seoulmate x11: Weekend Roundup.

Tech
This week, Tech Staff worked on the Blessed War internal systems, and Massivecore, easily the largest and most complicated part of the 1.13 update, was completed.

  • RustyTrumbone x5: Blessed War and other Projects.
  • TheComputerGeek x10: MassiveCore Project Completion.
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By | June 30th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Weekly Changelog | Week 26 Year 2019

Weekly Changelog | Week 25 Year 2019



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Direction
This week, Direction focused on individual Direction amongst the staff and hosting meetings in preperation for Massive core completion, estimated to be completed tomorrow, with a rolling release within 2 weeks! 

  • LumosJared x7: Aspirants and meetings.
  • SpunSugar x2: Individual Direciton.

Game
Game Staff focused primarily on training up the current members and overseeing an unusually large amount of tickets this week. Work toward the various Dungeons project, now undertaken by other departments as well, also occured. 

  • Falconhand x23: Rank 3 and system projects.
  • JoyShake x3: Speedrunning.
  • Talantius x3: Ticket and system training.
  • MadamAries x4: Event assistance.
  • Spectriel x23: Game Dept. Leadership Tasks, Training Rework, Tutorial Project management, Essalonian Revolution adjustments.
  • Sir_Daragon x6: General and help, tickets.
  • Siosie x8: Essalonia and other system managing.
  • Jaehaerys x13: Dungeons Quest.
  • Doriarky x13: Faction activity and training.
  • BlueChaos x6: Speedrunning and ticket training.
  • Sephite x18: Game Leadership, meetings, etc.
  • Dragonn x7: Speedrunning and ticket training.
  • Sevak x9: Massive Olympics and other topics.
  • Winterless x6: Rank 3 Projects and system management.
  • Kniferharm x9: Mobs and PVP system management.
  • CnocBride x1: Forum Streaming Applications.

World
This week, World focused on regalia builds and included here is some dated reporting on festival work. 

  • Bertramqaz x24: Various new map builds.
  • Patsie x6: Black Market.
  • Jaehaerys x3: World Restoration in Essalonia.
  • Timisc x8: Festival builds.
  • Mojaven x4: Wool Wars.
  • Yigit x3: World festival work.
  • SpunSugar x15: Festival work.
  • WaterDruppel x15: Summer Festival points.
  • EdnaMode x18: Tickets.
  • Bunemma x36: Completing tickets involving merging rents, changing wool colours, adding signs to notice boards, and other miscellaneous world questions.

Lore
This week, Lore focused on system management rolling out the WIS system. Lore writing and strides on the Metallurgy project were also taken. 

  • Rochelle_ x7: Character Sheets.
  • SupremeCripple x38: System Management.
  • LumosJared x6: System Manamgene.t
  • Havsbris_ x3: Storywebs.
  • BetaInsomnia x10: Processing.
  • Carlit0o x24: Character Sheets.
  • Eccetra x5: Tickets.
  • Athelois x8: Processing.
  • Katiesc x5: Tickets.
  • PapidaCarrot x7: Character Sheets.
  • HydraLana x10: Lore Writing, Metals, etc.
  • TheVigilantWolf x9: Character Sheets.

Event
Festival wrapping and the occasional event in Regalia was the focus of event staff this week. Wools Wars also took center stage.

  • Bellarmina x8: House Bandit and Festival work.
  • Optimalfriskies x3: Event activity.
  • SpunSugar x9: Event work.
  • ZiggyStarDusted x1: Event acting and testing.
  • Ryria x3: Event Tickets and festival wrap ups.
  • Derpadillo x16: Wool Wars.

PR
PR Staff focused heavily on external PR this week, including management of other sites and a few video projects. 

  • Seoulmate x6: Roundup.
  • SpunSugar x3: Onboarding.
  • RandomMinex x6: Video work.
  • BattleBrawn x3: Twitter Management.
  • KingPhoenix x7: PR system management.
  • Anarchizm x8: Guiding new Roleplayers onto the server from others and introducing them to Massivecraft. Working with new player base in General.

Tech
With a Massivecore completion coming this very weekend, and lots of external fixes to ensure a quick release to 1.13/1.14. 

  • RustyTrumbone x7:  Speaking with Game & Quest on details, implementing those specifics into actual code.
  • CS_Birb x7: MassiveShop and buy works. 
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By | June 23rd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Weekly Changelog | Week 25 Year 2019

Weekly Changelog | Week 24 Year 2019



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Direction
This week, Direction focused on External Tech Recruitment concerning the 1.13 update and further tightened up security on internal documents.

  • LumosJared x14: Internal Paperwork, Recruitment, 1.13.

Game
Game Staff underwent extensive training on their lower staffed members, assisted in chats as always, and made strides on Blessed War updates.

  • Falconhand x15: MassiveMobs updating and system updating.
  • Jaehaerys x13: Dungeons work and system updating.
  • Sephite x16: Meetings, Training, HR work.
  • BlueChaos x5: Speedruns.
  • Siosie x5: Rank 2 Competency.
  • Pomplemouuse x2: Help Chats.
  • Sevak x6: Factions.
  • Grumpygirl314 x12: Trainings and investigations; normal activities.
  • Winterless x6: Rank 3 Project Build.
  • TinnyTine x3: Speedrun Training.
  • Doriarky x14: Help Chats and other training.
  • Dragonn_ x6: Documentation.
  • Sir_Daragonn x21: Game Documentation.
  • Spectriel x29: Game Dept. Leadership Tasks, Event Assistance, Tutorial project, Feedback project development, various other projects’ management.
  • JoyShake x2: Speedrun Training.

World
This week World focused primarily on Regalia builds but also began side bo2 and decor work for upcoming projects.

  • Patsie x16: Wrailing Wrath build and other regalia work.
  • Yigit x5: Greygate Decorations and Regalia work.
  • Bertramqaz x24: Various new map builds.
  • WrongChat x2: Sand Castle builds.
  • Bunemma x5: Ticket Completion.
  • Talantius x7: Builds.

Lore
This week, Lore Department focused on maintaining their systems, the creation of a new system to be debuted this week, and lots of processing on culture writings.

  • Rochelle_ x11: Processing various lore articles.
  • Caelamus x21: Sheets.
  • HydraLana x30: Lore Writing all the pages.
  • Havsbris_ x3: Sheets.
  • LumosJared x5: Storyweb and Writings.
  • TheVigilantWolf x13: Sheets.
  • BetaInsomnia x8: Processing.
  • Athelois x3: Culture Processing.
  • Eccetra x5: Discord Tickets.
  • Papidadacarrot x1: Sheets.
  • Jonificus x8: Combat System Progression.
  • Katiesx x6: Sheets.
  • HydraLana x22: Lore Writing.
  • WaterDruppel x4: Processing various lore articles.
  • BillyTheScroofy x10: Military Progression DM and Lore 3.

Event
The Summer Festival has wrapped this week, and the coding and quests and acting for it dominated Event Staff’s plate.

  • Grumpygirl314 x6: Coding, testing, and installation of quests for minigames & summer fest. Testing of spellcasting idea.
  • Ryria x7: Event Assistance.
  • Optimalfriskies x5: Documentaiton and updates.
  • Sebbysc x2: Event Acting and training.
  • Derpadillo x15: Blessed War and Other Quest related work.
  • Anarchizm x5: Summer Festival and acting.

PR
PR Staff continued on several long-standing video-based projects as well as welcoming new players to the server.

  • Seoulmate x8: Roundup.
  • Randomminez x6: Video work.
  • Battlebrawn x2: Twitter Posts.
  • Anarchizm x9: PR website update + all internal formatting updates.

Tech
1.13 updates entered into their late stage status this week, along with updates to the Shop and Blessed War systems.

  • RustyTrumbone x11: Blessed War.
  • CS_Birb x21: Tech Shop Updates.



By | June 16th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Weekly Changelog | Week 24 Year 2019

Weekly Changelog | Week 23 Year 2019


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Direction
This week, Direction focused on recruitment and internal paperwork, as well as assisting in the 1.13 update.

  • LumosJared x9: Staff Apps, Paperwork, Internal Directories and Reports, Business Emails.

Game
Game Staff Launched the Rift, gathered information and feedback regarding the dynmap hide trial, which is still not concluded, held PvE and PvP events, were working on the forum, updated the tutorial section ingam.

  • Sevak x9: War Declarations.
  • TinnyTine x1: Speedrun training.
  • Siosie x4: Training the peons.
  • Derpadillo x9: Quests and Wool Wars.
  • Pomplemousse x1: Events.
  • Talantius x15: PVE events and training.
  • Doriarky x9: Training and PVP tournament prep.
  • Sir_Daragon x3: Speedrun training.
  • Dragonn_ x7: Revolution PVE and tickets.
  • Spectriel x25: Leadership projects, PVE events.
  • Falconhand x15: Massivemobs documenation update.
  • JoyShake x4: Speedrun Training.
  • CS_Birb x23: Game Speedruns and Buycraft work.
  • Sebbysc x5: Event and Game documents.
  • Sephite x25: Documentation + Bounty Hunter plugin development.
  • Kniferharm x5: PVE Events and documentation write-ups.
  • BlueChaos x10: Tutorial and bounty books, game pve events.
  • Grumpygirl314 x20: Regions and other Wizardry for setting up and running the Rift/PVE Launch Event and PvP Tourney, team training, and misc other research and administrative work.
  • Winterless x8: Builds, Helpchat, Tickets.

World
This week World focused their efforts on tutorial updates, regalia hotspot roleplay builds, and spawn reworks.

  • Timisc x15: Hostesse Estate, and other builds in Regalia. Altalar district.
  • Bunemma x5: World work.
  • WaterDruppel x4: Lore Tickets.
  • Jaehaerys x19: Tutorial revamp and dungeon projects.
  • Yigit x11: Altalar and Essalonia spawn.
  • EdnaMode_ x11: Crimson HQ and regalia reworks.

Lore
This week, Lore Department focused on updating older lore, carrying on with the Metals Projects, and beginning work on a Combat System overhaul and RP System management.

  • Timisc x2: Varran Lore update and writings.
  • BillyTheScroofy x10: Sheets.
  • BetaInsomnia x8: Processing.
  • Havsbris_ x9: Metalitra writing and Sheets.
  • WaterDruppel x6: Processing Metalitra.
  • JarrettDacarrot x17: Sheets.
  • Jonificus x4: Combat System Overhaul and Sheets.
  • Apath x15: Sheets.
  • MantaRey x5: Sheets.
  • Carlit0o x5: Sheets.
  • Katiesc x3: Sheets.
  • Athelois x7: Writing and Sheets.
  • Caelamus x11: Sheets.

Event
With the Summer Festival in full swing, coding and work on the existing quests and preparing more has dominated the Event Department’s time.

  • Grumpygirl314 x6: Coding, testing, and implementation of quests for SummerFest and Essa Rev, as well as logic building for Minigames automation.
  • Wrongchat x4: PR.
  • Bellarmina x7: Event acting for Summer Festival.
  • Anarchizm x3: Event acting for Summer Festival.
  • Ryria x3: Summer Festival Acting and events.
  • ZiggyStarDusted x2: Event acting for Summer Festival.

PR
Lots of work on staff updating, as well as tech cooperation with external PR updating.

  • Pixycandi x7: External PR on Instagram.
  • KingPhoenix x5: Training and footage for trailer.
  • Seoulmate x8: Roundup.
  • Battlebrawn x2: Twitter Posts.
  • Anarchizm x27: PR website update + all internal formatting updates.

Tech
With 1.13 dominating the department’s time, there has also been a few inventory bugs that needed adressing.

  • RustyTrumbone x9: 1.13 interal plugin updates and prep work.
  • CS_Birb x2: Tech inventories bug fixing, and 1.13 update.



By | June 9th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Weekly Changelog | Week 23 Year 2019

Weekly Changelog | Week 22 Year 2019

Direction
This week, Direction focused on internal paperwork and site ip safety nets, as well as taking in new applicants to the team.

  • LumosJared x9: Paperwork and Staff Apps.

Game
Game evaluated the first results from the Dynmap hide change, released war declarations, investigated rule breaks, holds a PvE event tonight

  • MadamAries x7: Essalonia Revolution item rewards and speedrunning.
  • JoyShake x1: Speedrun training.
  • Sebbysc x6: Testing and training with new silverwind systems.
  • Dragonn_ x9: Documentation and various moderation updates.
  • Kniferharm x11: Moderation and chat overhaul system.
  • Falconhand x12: Massivemob training documentation and testing on a seperate server.
  • TinnyTine x3: Game training and internal docs.
  • Sephite x21: Internal protocols and direction.
  • Jaehaerys x10: Various settings overhaul.
  • Siosie x9: Server systems and training documentation.
  • Winterless x5: Helpchats, pvp work, and various ticket work.
  • Sevak x13: Game training and various documentation works.
  • Bluechaos x4: Speedrunning and various documentation work on internal protocols.
  • Sir_Daragon x5: Testing and training.
  • Grumpygirl314 x14: Tickets, Ban/Defense Appeal Investigations and Various administrative work

World
This week world staff focused on housing and district reworks, as well as spawn changes and a rework to the cistern.

  • Mojaaven x5: Altalaan Houses and district work.
  • Jaehaerys x6: Spawn rework.
  • Yigit x3: Spawn progress.
  • Patsie x7: Summer festival opener.
  • Bunemma x3: Cistern rework.

Lore
This week, lore staff did a whole lot of character sheets! In addition, the noble programme and war progressions are gearing back up, as well as various lore writings to be released this coming week.

  • Caelamus x12: Sheets.
  • TheVigilantWolf x9: Various sheets.
  • BillyTheScroofy x9: Noble programme dm.
  • Havsbris x5: Sheets.
  • Jonificus x4: Sheets.
  • HydraLana x5: Lore Writing for various races.
  • Athelois x6: Sheets.
  • Carlit0o x16: Sheets.
  • Ddafad x5: Sheets.
  • Finlaggan x43: Lore writing.
  • Apath x6: Sheets and various writings.
  • Etrees x4: Sheets.
  • BetaInsomnia x5: Sheets.
  • Kateisc x5: Processing various pages and sheets.
  • Eccetra x2: Discord and lore changes.

Event
The Summer Festival is on! This dominated much of Event and PR’s tasks, as well as some minor work on item reworks.

  • Grumpygirl314 x14: Coding, testing, installation and repair of SummerFest Fishing, Vendor, and Dialogue quests
  • Bellarmina x3: Festival opener.
  • Lizmun x2: Event acting.
  • Ryria x15: 8 points for decorating festival grounds.
  • Optimalfriskies x2: Testing and event acting in various.
  • ZiggyStarDusted x2: Event acting and item reward reworks.

PR
The Summer Festival aside, external postings and voting rewards were worked on this week in PR, as well as recruitment.

  • Battlebrawn x4: Testing and new posts on external sites.
  • SpunSugar x26: Various PR director level tasks and summer festival opener.
  • Seoulmate x6: Roundup.
  • Pixycandi x3: External PR and various testing.



Tech
1.13 continues to be worked on, and the internal database for the update has been worked on. Technical tools for both website based and server based tasks were reworked.

  • TheComputerGeek2: 1.13 internal database reset, including extensive project assigning and delegation of task to other tech members.
  • CS_Birb x13: Tech tools rework.
By | June 2nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Weekly Changelog | Week 22 Year 2019

Weekly Changelog | Week 21 Year 2019




Direction
This week, the Direction Department focused on revamping how we internally handle ban appeals, and security protocols within staff. Work has also begun on an internalized efficiency project, as well a new, more detailed version of Changelog updates. Let us know what you think of these changes, if you feel so inclined.

  • LumosJared x5: Efficiency Project, as well as Changelog and Staff Apps/Updates to internal systems.
  • SpunSugar x32: Personal Direction with just about every member of the 70+ staff.

Game
This week, Essalonia pop-up camps were implemented, Blessed War sneak peaks were released, and point upkeep requirements, some naughty x-ray-ers were banned, and Nether Spawn is being processed and reviewed for how best to introduce it.

  • Tinnytine x4: Event rewards revamp project for next week release, and moderation of events.
  • Sevak x8: Helpchat, and Dynmap/PVP rules update writeups.
  • Cnocbride x3: Documentation of the above project.
  • Winterless x11: Hawkeye investigations, blessed war documentation.
  • Grumpygirl314 x14: Essalonia Restoraiton, new player help, game leadership meetings.
  • Jaehaerys x16: Dungeon events, Essalonia Revolution and Campsite overhaul.
  • JoyShake x1: Game documentation training and processing.
  • Spectriel x24: Blessed War development and sneak peak release, Essalonia Revolution posts and PR management, and ban appeal work.
  • Siosie x11: Revolution postings, and factions assistance.
  • Kniferharm x8: Various game related tasks and investigations.
  • Pomplemousse x4: Lore item naming and ticket training with Aries.
  • Sephite x17: Wrath setup and pvp community engagement, director level game leadership tasks.
  • Sir_Daragon x2: Introducing new players, training.
  • Dragonn_ x5: Speedrun and X-Ray training, Help chat support.

World
This week, World worked on the upcoming Summer Festival and finished just about every build, allowing for other departments to sweep in to begin work. In addition, the spawn for Essalonia Revolution received some much needed love, and tournament arenas were built.

  • EdnaMode_ x2: Summer Festival documentation.
  • SpunSugar x15: Palace, Summer Builds, and Hidden Dragon.
  • Patsie x4: Fish cult event and extensive summer festival work.
  • WaterDruppel x4: Summer Festival streets and builds, as well as other builds.
  • Yigit x9: Essalonia Revolution spawn.
  • Jaehaerys x4: Tournament Arena build.

Lore
A whole lot of lore writing was done this week, as well as the usual pile of character sheets. Work is starting on more event-driven lore work with the Gauntlet and crime system reworks down the pipe.

  • SupremeCripple x2: The Gauntlet Roleplay management and various events.
  • HydraLana x12: Lore writing of Avanthar and Qussqa… I can’t spell it.
  • Katiesc x8: Extensive work on the Crime system, Territory and Notieraty, and character sheets.
  • TheVigilantWolf x13: Character sheets and a lil’ processing of wiki documents.
  • Eccetra x2: Discord Tickets on the Lore Discord.
  • Athelois x5: Character sheets and a lil’ processing of wiki documents.
  • JarrettdaCarrott x8: Lore Writing Prompts for Alazans’s Hands, and character sheets.
  • Caelamous x13: Character Sheets… just character sheets.

Event
Event staff focused on spearheading a series of in-game Regalia events, including a riveting commoner strike and a dungeon crawl event. Further still, improvements to kit pvp were introduced.

  • GrumpyGirl314 x6: KIT PVP potion improvements and events.
  • Lizmun x4: Event moderation and entry-level documentation work.
  • Bellarmina x4: Various forms of event acting and docucmentaiton.
  • Kniferharm x7: Summer styled events and PVE organization.
  • Sebbysc x5: Event acting with Maiar and Commoner event.
  • Wrongchat x6: Commoner event, as well as support in Maiar Cult event.
  • SpunSugar x9: Event Approval.
  • Anarchizm x5: Fishing event and various event ticket work.
  • Optimalfriskies x9: Encounter events and outgape event.
  • ZiggyStarDusted x5: Event acting in various events, and ticket work.
  • Ryria x2: Summer festival director level planning and documentation.

PR
This week, PR continued their support for introducing new players and sharing events of the week, as well as extensive outreach via the discords and graphical design.

  • Anarchizm x10: Introducing new players and first day support, and various PR tickets.
  • Seoulmate x6: Weekend roundup and motivation works as well as graphic design.
  • Pixycandi x2: Graphical design on three seperate posts and new Changelog imagery (thanks Pix!)
  • SpunSugar x22: Discord and community outreach.

Tech
This week, the Tech Department continued it’s main directive since the new year, which has been tackling the massive 1.13 update. With a Maven Repoistory on hand, all projects related to the update have had a noted increase in efficiency, along with local tooling updates. If you want to help out with the 1.13/1.14 update, please send in a staff application for a forums dm to [USER=249]@LumosJared[/USER]!

  • Rusty_Trumbone x2: 1.13 ghast fixes.
By | June 2nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Weekly Changelog | Week 21 Year 2019

Weekly Changelog | Week 20 Year 2019

Direction

  • LumosJared x8: Paperwork.

Game

  • Bluechaos x4: Direction overview.
  • Jaehaerys x11: Game Department overview.
  • Kniferharm x6: Tickets.
  • Grumpygirl314 x14: Testing and System management. 
  • Derpadillo x7: Blessed War.
  • Sir_Daragon x7: Factions.
  • Spectriel x23: Game system overhaul.
  • Dragonn x12: Documentation.
  • Falconhand x9: Game implementation.
  • Siosie x5: Factions.
  • Madamaries x5: Game speedrunning training.
  • Tinnytine x1: Game implementation.
  • Winterless x3: Help chats.
  • Pomplemousse x3: Training and help chats.
  • Sephite x15: Training and System management.
  • Sevak x2: Postings.

World

  • Mojaven x2: Tickets.
  • Bunemma x6: Estates.
  • Yigit x8: Essalonia work.
  • WaterDruppel x6: Estates.
  • Jaehaerys x4: Rift overhaul.

Lore

  • Eccetra x2: Discord Tickets.
  • LumosJared x3: Processing.
  • Katiesc x6: Sheets.
  • BillyTheScroofy x10: Sheets.
  • Patsie x2: Hidden Dragon.
  • SupremeCripple x2: Sheets.
  • Rochelle x10: Sheets.
  • Caelamus x8: Sheets.
  • HydraLana x36: Sheets.
  • TheVigilantWolf x18: Sheets.
  • Carlit0o x6: Sheets.
  • Jarrettdacarrott x18: Sheets.

Event

  • Grumpygirl314 x8: Summer Festivals.
  • Optimalfriskies x2: Event writeup.
  • Kniferharm x5: Event management.
  • Anarchizm x3: Summer Festivals.
  • Bellarmina x15: Festival Quests.
  • Sebbysc x4: Summer festival.

PR

  • Anarchizm x18: PR new players and training.
  • Pixicandi x5: Testing and External PR.

Tech

  • Rusty_Trumbone x3: Points.
  • CS_Birb x12: Server Maint.
  • TheComputerGeek2 x10: Update mainframe.
By | May 19th, 2019|News|1 Comment