February Newsletter 2.1.2020


Not A Pirate
Staff member

Finalday, 1st of Floodlock, 2307
Server News

Server Policy Updates, Announcements, & Changes
  • Help Us Run Hollowworld-- Due to hitting a donation goal limited special titles specific titles have been made available. Make sure you have 1 HW donation credit in your inventory (Must be of Legend Rank ). The next set is now released! [x]
    • Valentines (February): 106910106911106912
  • Golden Crafter Rank-- Check out the newly released Crafter rank, a monthly subscription for added perks. [x]
  • Divine Staff Shift-- A number of individuals have been added to the Divine Team to keep things flowing smoothly. [x]
  • New Conversation Addon-- A few improvements have been made to they way conversation work on the forums. [x]

  • Baron Crawford Returns-- Just as mysteriously as he left, Baron Crawford has returned to Storm's Landing. [x]
  • Maulerkin-- They say the maulerkin have always been around, existing since the Hollows and feeding on whatever is unfortunate enough to find themselves so far below the ground. [x]
  • Ash Hounds-- People often wondered what became of the lava of the ash lands. Some of it was seen rolling through the forest at Archon’s battle, some of it seen at the Sisterhood Temple. Warped and animated to fight for that creature called Strange. [x]
  • Elchbar-- The elchbar is a beast unlike any other, in scope of it’s anatomy and size. Claimed to be the work of the infamous Figment, Strange, the elchbar is an amalgam of various bizarre traits that lend itself to cold weather living. [x]
On-Going Server Facets
  • 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]
  • Contributor Perks-- When contributing to the continued operation of the Hollowworld server a number of titles and other possible perks cane be gained. [x]
  • Guilds-- Now, upon request, owners of Prestige Guilds on the Hollowworld server may have a subforum put in for said guild within the 'Organizations' forum. [x]
  • Archon's Hand - Revival Rework-- Due to the recent events of the last campaign, Unhinged, the Sisterhood revival system has had a rework to accompany new developments within the world of Altera. [x]
  • Head Texture Database-- Recently, the code of our plugin HollowCrafting has not been kind to the custom playerheads of skins and textures from the headsdatabase for minecraft. [x]

Campaign Events
  • With the conclusion of the Unhinged Campaign so to comes a number of ongoing changes to the world of Altera. [x]
Player Events-- Currently scheduled player events include the following.
  • Da Locun Devur - Feb. 2nd 2:00 p.m. EST - The Steadfast calls forth the Dwargar faithful to Korog, to come together within Aeroch Rimtar. [x]
  • Calling the Banners of the Scaled [Private Event] - Feb. 3rd 4:00 p.m. EST - Those shielded by the scales, those who understand survival the most. Come now, Your fathers, and their fathers before, All have waited for so long. [x]
  • The Temple of Life - Feb. 7th TBD - A temple has been erected in the Robin's Creek Hamlet. Queen Citrine calls upon all those faithful to the Goddess of Life to attend a sermon. [x]
  • Baptism of Jaxon Sicarus-Freyr - Feb. 8th TBD - There will be a private baptismal of Jaxon Sicarus-Freyr at the Halbed cathedral in the name of Jax. [x]

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

✾Heart in a Jar --
  • Glass blocks surrounding raw beef and redstone. -- Hearts are what Valentine's Day is all about, right?

Riddle of the Month

If you think you know the answer to this months riddle PM Tideborne, 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: Within the waters I skulk and wait. Soon they fall in and I do elate.To the depths I drag them, to my nest of gold. They are not one who will ever grow old.
  • The answer to this riddle was: [The] Crooner
The first people to get it right were..
  1. Heie
  2. GhostKairo123
This Months Riddle --

This months riddle is: When night falls we come without being brought. By day we are lost without being taken. What are we?

✾Next Month's Riddle? --

If you have a riddle that you would like to have featured on the newsletter, feel free to PM Tideborne. 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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