If you were around in the early days of MMOs, you probably played Ultima Online. How well we remember the "scary music" when a PK would range near as we were innocently chopping wood to try to craft some type of weapon. Ah, the good old days! The Broadsword team took time out to thank players for their participation and "to those who have left their mark on [the] humble virtual world!" … [Read more...] about Ultima Online Celebrates Its 21st Birthday & Can Now Legally Buy a Beer!
21st birthday celebration ideas
“The age-old tradition of larger-than-life cakes will be returning to the capital cities. Grabbing a slice of cake will grant you 100% bonus XP and a 20% bonus drop rate for 2 hours. Be sure to swing by on Aion’s special Daeva Day, September 22, to get a super-boosted cake buff granting 200% bonus XP and a 50% drop rate for 6 hours! The cake boosts will stack with the server wide boosts as well.” … [Read more...] about Aion Kicks Off 9th Birthday Celebration With Oversized Cakes
RIFT players are having a bit of a wild ride the last few weeks. First, Gamigo announced it was nuking the game’s progression server, which had been running only since 2018 and never even made it past the first expansion. Then Gamigo confirmed that it’s planning a battle pass, but it didn’t tell anybody what’s actually in it, leaving everyone to fuss over datamining. … [Read more...] about RIFT’s eighth birthday celebrations are live today with Carnival of the Ascended
“Telescopes can be used to view constellations and other celestial objects. Constellations can be charted using the Cartography Mapmaker’s Pen to create a star chart. Constellations can be named via the star chart. A star chart can be turned into Willebrord the Astronomer at the Moonglow Telescope Astronomer’s Tent. Players that are the first to discover a constellation will have their discovery logged in the constellation ledger and be given a special title and recipe. All constellations are shard unique. Visit the Astronomer’s tent at the Moonglow Telescope to learn more about the origins of Britannian Astronomy and how to use the telescope.” … [Read more...] about Ultima Online’s 21st anniversary patch introduces astronomy to Britannia
Thre are also no fewer than 10 special promotions. There will be the “Continuous Loop of Idols” dungeon that lets players test their skills against famous YouTubers. As an additional service, the Blacksmith now offers the reworking of epic items, giving them a whole new look. Hidden deep inside the mine, a very special item awaits adventurers: when found, the Holy Grail will display items still to be discovered for the Album of Meticulousness. To gain possession of the Grail, players must have reached level 85 and have at least 1,000 items in their album. There will be 10 achievements, 10 epic birthday items, and the ability to compete against 100 newly painted enemies. If that weren’t enough, from June 21st through the 23rd, all events will take place simultaneously. Further information can be found below. … [Read more...] about Shakes & Fidget Celebrates 10th Anniversary