September Newsletter 9.1.19


Not A Pirate
Staff member

First day, 1st of Fogwater, 2306
Server News

Server Policy Updates, Announcements, & Changes
  • 1.14 (Village and Pillage) update-- Unfortunately, there has been some delay with this server update and transitioning has been pushed back. Not to fear however , the switch should be coming in the next month or so.
  • Help Us Run Hollowworld-- So far the community has raised a 345$ to go towards migration of server hardware and yearly licensing fees, any additional donations would still be much appreciated and will help reduce the monetary stress of future payments.[x]
  • Vyres-- After the events of The Blood Moon the presence of Vyres has become apparent within Altera, who is to say how long they will remain or if they will ever leave? [x]
  • Flora of the Eastern Continent-- Three new plants of interest have been official released into the world. [x]
  • Crooner-- Water dwelling, frog-like imps have been spotted roaming near shipwrecks, dock lands and piers. [x]
  • Drakodo-- Massive lizard creatures that reside in hot climates, often near active volcanoes and lava. [x]
  • Vymbat-- Thin, scrawny humanoid sized creature with arms that extend into bat wings, clustered in caves or crevices on high grey mountain peaks near forests. [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]

Campaign Events
  • With the conclusion of The Reaching Hand event chain ending with the release of Vyres into Altera, I am sure we are all exiting to see what Unhinged will have to offer, tentatively scheduled sometime near October. [x]
Player Events-- Currently scheduled player events include the following.
  • The Trial of Karn the Greyling - Sept. 1st 4:30 p.m. EST - Karn the Greyling has been arrested and awaits trial. Justice is to be served. [x]
  • [Arc of Sin] The Hog's Head Smiles - Sept. 3rd 21:30h GMT+2 / 3.30 pm EST - Vyres Invited - The sin is Pride and the theme is the God of the Undeath, let's find out if this pride is misplaced or not. [x]
  • [Frostwart] - The DarkShine Competition & Gambling - Sept. 5th 21:00h GMT+2 / 2.00 pm CDT / 3.00 pm EST - It seems high time to have some fun in between the lessons.[x]
  • The Pits of Magic - Act II - Sept. 7th 21:30h GMT+2 / 3.30 pm EST - First came rumors, then came proof, now starts the chase. [x]
  • [Frostwart] - Mental Medicine with Professor Eastoft - Sept. 9th 21:00h GMT+2 / 2.00pm CST / 3.00 pm EST - What makes the self? [x]
  • Make sure to check the calendar or front page of the forums for any new events. [x]
Recipe of the Month

✾Blood Phial
  • Glass blocks surrounding redstone bock with woodplank on top. - With the influx of fledgling Vyre populating the world, I am sure his will come in handy.
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 Months Riddle --

Last months riddle as was: "
What is it that’s blind with an eye in its head, but the race of mankind its use cannot spare; spends all its life in clothing the dead, but always itself is naked and bare?"
  • The answer to this riddle was: A needle.
The first five people to get it correct and win the 1000 radiant prize were...
  1. Heie
  2. Blorbis83
  3. Dreqmy
  4. Jase
  5. Cranium
This Months Riddle --

This months riddle is heavily lore related and will require some digging in the Hollowworld Lore Book [x]: "Bane to Mage and Blessed alike, born from deep and dark as night. Forged to shape long ago, one finds great cache in peaks' shadow. What am I?"

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