Why the hate between the Lore community and the Role Players?
Hazeelsaid: Deltaslugsaid: ModáJacksaid: Apparently the archive is only visible to mods, so I've moved it back to the Lore forums for now. The thread's fate now rests upon the sea of chance and opinion.
As an added bonus there are now two copies of the thread, one of which loops through an invisible forum and points back here. Spoopy.
You could move it to the Stories and Roleplay Forum.
No. Those filthy animals don't deserve this thread.
AziáDemonicasaid: I still have that game on my N64. Good times, lava-surfing on a Koopa-shell was so fun.
Super Mario 64, Legend of Zelda, Ocarina of Time, Bomberman 64, Jet Force Gemini, Goldeneye, Perfect Dark, the Turok series, Banjo-Kazooie/Tooie, and the various StarWars and other Rarewar games were my childhood. Then, there's the Half-Life games on PC. The late 90s were such a cool era to live in. I lived through and saw the early days of 3D gaming evolve into what it is now. Ocarina of Time, Perfect Dark, Turok 2 and 3, and Half-Life and Aliens versus Predator 2 on PC, really stood out to me as some of the earlier games that were the basis for modernization, especially AvP 2.
AziáDemonicasaid: You always ask that question, why are you obsessed about how I am? If you want to make conversation, you should include a certain subject, like how we work out role-playing.
Yes, RPing is ready for all my threads with activity.
Deltaslug, your RP should have more content to work with, I think. The trick or treating concept is a bit limiting. You do give three examples to work with, though I feel there needs to be a larger basis. Perhaps give an example to start with?
Ty for the feedback. I'll go ahead and close it. I'm still a little new to RP. just wanted to do something simple. I'll leave it to the pros.
In silence, you can only hear yourself. In darkness, you can only see yourself. From the silence and darkness it comes for you. It hounds your posts. It devours your threads. For the Page 51 monster comes to consume us all. What will you do? Will you run? Will you fight? Will you post? Or will you just sit, and let it consume us all?
Westenevsaid: An interesting metaphor; but who terrorises the last terrorist? Eats the last cannibal? If you look at things that way, then I'd assume one might end up becoming the monster they sought to destroy.
The last cannibal eats themself (auto-cannibalization). If you can't eat others, eat yourself.
I think your terror metaphor is a bit lacking. A person becomes a terrorist either by having suffered a grievous tragedy (someone close to you harmed, or something taken away from you) and thus they lash out for revenge, the person is manipulated (plenty of cases of an impressionable person being made to do things by another who is very charismatic), the person is simply wanting to cause harm (plenty of people in the world we would consider sociopaths who would kick a puppy for giggles), or it's the only thing they've ever known in their world and thus the only road they can take (thus becoming a rather terrifying self fulfilling cycle).
So the question would have to be who would you terrorize if you were the only person left (or the terrorist was the only person left)? even then, the answer would be yourself/themself.
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MaddyáBluesaid: Hey guys. Majoring in engineering is rough. Finals in a couple weeks, and then that Thursday I have a surgery. So me popping in here today is probably not an indication of me having more time to post. Well... maybe post-surgery when I'm too tired to do much else I'll hang out in the chat thread, but I probs won't join threads.
But you've eaten all the cookies you stole from others. The only cookies left are your own. so you're just stealing from yourself.
By the way, I was wondering if Cuteness could count as a stat in a RP? It would work in a similar manner to Charm in the Dragon Quest games, and I was thinking of some ways in which it can be used to stall an opponent's attack, hypnotise, recruit allies to your side and so on.
I thought cuteness was always related to goodness and charisma?
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@IceyIce My suggestion is to just write what comes to you. You're working off an existing story universe, so much of it is already there for you. In truth it also limits you.
Also, don't be so overly critical of yourself. It's rare for anyone to think of their own works as "good" or "polished". You'll always think of something to add later, or think you could have gone a different story path, or add a lick of paint here, or done a different paint stroke there.
You're the writer. You're not being paid for the work and you're not submitting it to an editor or publisher. So you don't really have to worry about the politics side of it. You're the one in control. It will be your creativity and passion behind it.
So yeah, you're going with Church's works as a starting point, with the rest of the RS Universe as a backdrop. Good luck with that. Should be interesting in the future.
AziáDemonicasaid: IceyIce, don't bother posting anything in this forum, which is dead except for some RPing. You should get your story up in FanFiction.net, which has the largest audience for RuneScape fanfic.
technically no harm if posting the final here.
There are folks that lurk around and read, even if they don't post stories/such themselves.
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NotFishingsaid: GeorgeáRozassaid: Fuck you Fish, the kill is mine.
And I made it brutal; exactly how the astartes roll.
Rodisus raises hammer and smashes it into the demon's shattered skull Kestyr: He was already dead... Rodisus: He was twitching. Kestyr: He was twitching because he's got my chainsword embedded in his nervous system!
A crowd begins to congregate around the 2 as they begin to render the demon's corpse to nothing more than cinders and mush and argue among themselves the technical merits of "twitching". One poor soul among the crowd works up the nerve to speak to the 2 mighty warriors Peon: Sirs ... I ... think ... it still twitched. Kestyr: Time to call in an Exterminatus from orbit. Rodisus nods: It's the only way to be sure.
Legends tell of a batch of cookies baked by the gods themselves. Their ingredients would make ambrosia taste bland. Their aroma could make a field of flowers smell like manure. And though eons have passed, the cookies are still as warm as they were when they came out of the divine oven.
Some say there are dark secrets to why the gods hid the cookies away. Others simply believe them to be stories and the true reasons forgotten to time. Was it because the cookies are cursed? or were they so good that the gods nearly started a war over them? or they might have been used to bait an ancient and terrible monster?
Now, it is the duty of your party to go forth and find this batch of cookies and to discover why they were hidden.
AziáDemonicasaid: I read on Wikipedia that people who have this condition, of not feeling pain, tend to die younger, as well as not know when they are thirsty, or something like that. So, I'm guessing that, the less pain you feel, the more likely you are to die.
Right, the nerves: destroy your nerves, you can't feel pain. That's interesting to think about for sure. But, I'm just pondering here, but if someone got used to physical suffering, regardless of their natural threshold, it's just peculiar to imagine someone who does not, well, suffer, from suffering. Also, your nervous systems being destroyed from pain, that's badass!
Hm, sometimes, I hold a hot cup of tea, and see how long I can keep my fingertips on the glass, before the heat becomes too much. I noticed I can actually hold it a bit longer as I try, but then, the next time I do it, I have to start all over again.
Anyways, I'm off to bed, thanks for the (rather slow on my part) chat for tonight! Hopefully, the others will be back soon.
I saw a similar news story/video. One person with this condition, still in his 20s. He had trouble walking because at one point he had hurt his knee or something really really bad. But since he didn't really feel pain, he never knew how bad it was. I'm not sure just how 'bad' bad was, but we're talking about something along the lines of damaged tendons or muscle or a broken bone. If it had been us, we'd have been on crutches or needed surgery. Him ... it was too late to really do anything about it.
Westenevsaid: Inferisaid: Plot Armor only exists to a certain point. I have an actual reason you guys shouldn't be in extreme danger for right now, although that sorta goes out the window if you actually start a firefight.
Pssh. Silly Inferi! People don't die in tutorials!
AziáDemonicasaid: No, I only want to finish at least one role-play. Currently, I am not really doing anything. Some days ago, I finished the latest chapter in Dreams' Echoes, my Legend of Zelda fanfic, for no one to read. I am also preparing to write for NaNoWriMo, which starts this November. It's a 30-day novel-writing semi-contest, of which people make their own novel in the month. If you reach 50,000 words by the end of the month, you are declared a winner. This is planned to be my practise of professional writing in my literature, and see where it goes.
I think about six hundred authors have published their work after finishing NaNoWriMo. The so-called contest does not actually have a prize, but it can be like "bonus points" for your project, making it look a bit better if you plan on traditional, agent-based publication, but indeed, also looks better if you prefer to be self-published.
*does teh worst possible things to Annie* 1) Steals all her cookies 2) Injects into here a mutagenic virus that rewrites her DNA to make her fatally allergic to cookies and cannot be undone. 3) Has all world governments pass a law banning cookies, forever. (For reasons of public health and avoiding obesity and such, ofc)
Inferisaid: Baeddelsaid: Deltaslugsaid: @Baeddel feel free to post a few stories or poems before you dissapear
Ah, right, yeah. I realize its pretty rude to just step in & start talking abt people totally off topic & not contribute anything... I'll try and come up with something to post. (Or is this a subtle way of suggesting I "disappear" poems or not?)
If you don't want to, though, don't. Strong-arm tactics suck.
No. Just seen a few others pop in, take a look around, and disappear.
The other complain of a dying forum.
Simple solution is to start posting more and encouraging people to post more.
AziáDemonicasaid: AziáDemonicasaid: I already starting drinking Jack Daniel's (Canadian honey whiskey) with my older brother. Also bought eight good-quality Czech beers (I can't drink North American beers).lmao, Jack Daniels is from Tennessee, totally not Canadian. Sorry for that, I guess I can't handle my whiskey!
one shouldn't ever drink and text. or drink and talk on forums.
drinking and role playing I take is completely allowed and encouraged.
Do you like drunken bar songs and sea shanties? Or looking too stretch your writing skills for a sec?
Mod Raven (a jagex content developer) is looking for a 4 line Runescape themed sea shanty/song on twitter. (Not sure how to link it) Look for twitter username jagexraven, it is one of His recent posts.
If you have trouble with runescapey names/things, just go to the Runescape wikia
No rewards, but might be a way to kill 5-10 minutes while waiting for someone else to post
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We, the cookie-nappers of the world, will not release the confections until our demands our met: 1) Annie must write create a thread on the RS Story Forums with a short story. That is the end of out demands.
For each hour that our demands are not met, a box of cookies will be crumbled up and a child will be forced to eat raw turnips and rhubarbs.
Age is hardly a gateway towards voting, alcohol, or combat.
For several decades now, technology has made it easier to "vote" on virtually anything. (See reddit). The same technology has simultaneously allowed us to gain all the information we could ever want on it in order to make an informed decision, yet simultaneously make the decision faster than if we were asked "do you want the large combo on your meal?"
For alcohol, "under age drinking" has been around forever. How the local society reacts to younger populations drinking and what sort of stimuli is present (ie: peer pressure, depression, personal curious) to make a person start.
In combat, history is full of militaries using child soldiers. Many children are exposed to the basics of combat in martial arts, boxing, etc. Even the basics of physical training in team sports can reach that level. In addition, how many youths have a proficiency in fire arms ranging from how to point and shoot all the way up to matching Olympic level athletes, let alone enough to pass basic training? (Read the news for the depressing examples)
Slapping a number on something isn't enough.
When it comes to maturity, we've all probably known some 12 year olds who could handle the world better than most 30, 50, and even 70 year olds.
I never drank due to a mix of family history of alcoholism, I was acutely aware of the cost behind it at a young age and had more important things to waste my money on (video games, beef jerky, Dr pepper), and when I was 7 my dad gave me a sip of non alcoholic beer .. I immediately spat it out and started crying ... So ..
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GunslingeráZsaid: I'm absolute shit at math beyond algebra.
That's why I lift.
Now you cn start to understand the physics behind weight training and the human anatomy to start maximizing the efficiency of your workouts, and use statistical analysis to plot and project your desired weight lifting and physique goals.
I'm sorry Annie, but your party failed on the roll against the Christmas Eve check. Your party is now forced to spend Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in Deltaslug's Mandatory Holiday Event Extravaganza and Kwanzapalooza. A sudden Arctic Blizzard and scorching heat wave has also hit all areas of the planet at the same time, so regardless of your location, the only safe place is Deltaslug's Mandatory Holiday Event Extravaganza and Kwanzapalooza.
While in the event, you will be forced to take part in gift exchanges, idle conversations and endure hair pulling criticisms by actors portraying your parents and grandparents, cattle prodded sing alongs to various carols (out of key), and drinking dangerous amounts of non-alcoholic eggnog.
On the start of your turn on December 26th, our party may resume.
For enduring such a horrible ordeal, every member of your party will gain: +1 in Merriment and Holiday Festival Survival
+1 Candy Cane (a purely cosmetic food item that provides 0 healing and 0 stat benefits)
+1 inventory space in your permanent storage, however you also gain +1 "Present" of a purely cosmetic outfit piece (provides no armor value or status effects) that will occupy that permanent storage space until December 24th of next year as the item will be magically donated for you to the nearest orphanage where you will gain a +0 in morality alignment as the orphans will be uncertain whether to thank or hate you. At which point, you are required to fill the storage slot with yet another "present" of a purely cosmetic nature.
I should also note that Deltaslug's Mandatory Holiday Event Extravaganza and Kwanzapalooza is a death free zone. In the literal 'spirit' of the founding patron saint of the holiday, any deaths that occur are considered non-canon and thus actually non-fatal.
If a character should die in the course of the event, it merely resets the scenario for ALL party members.
It is suggested that all party members "enjoy" Deltaslug's Mandatory Holiday Event Extravaganza and Kwanzapalooza until December 26th.
Unless ... of course ... you want to spend all eternity here.
And ... it's a cookie free zone. But we do have plenty of cheese logs, fruit cakes, rice cakes, oatmeal, liver, and soy-hotdogs.
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On the 12th day of Xmas, my true love gave to me 12 RolePlayers Roleplaying 11 LARP's LARP'ing 10 Characters Created 9 Munchkins Modding 8 World Buildings 7 Railroaded RolePlays 6 End Game Scenes 5 useless stat boosts 4 Chainmail Bikinis 3 spoony bards 2 Gazeebos Attacking and one rocks fall and everyone dies.
Annie called out into the abyss. Before her materialized 3 doors. One made of solid wood but with engravings from a language long dead. One made of solid brass but smoother than a pearl. One that appeared to be a wrought iron gate, covered with centuries of rust.
She leaned in to each door to hear what might be on the other side. Behind the wooden door, she heard the sound of an eerily familiar voice sobbing and repeating something that sounded like "no cookies" Behind the brass door, she felt a sudden heat and the faint whiff of chocolate. Behind the iron gate she heard a voice that sounded dark and sinister, and yet like it wasn't event there. She heard it say "the cookies are mine."
Which path do you take?
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DáFáAngelsaid: I'll respond to your recommendations when it wasn't half three, Lasky. As it stands, I'm not really a sci-fi fan so perhaps Azi's thread is not for me. I will look into the other two, particularly this new one by a new face.
You've got maybe fifteen minutes before I pass out. Tell me about your life NotFishing
He started out not fishing. He continues to not fish. He logs in to do roleplay and sarcasm once in a while.
DáFáAngelsaid: I definitely know you Delta, right? But I definitely also don't remember why I know you. Who are you?
I am merely a manifestation of the collective insanity of the human race. Be it in physical, electronic, meta, meme or any other required form. I exist. For I am both here and not here. Everywhere and nowhere. Any time the human psyche cracks, I'm there with the finger to the lips to make them go blurble-blurble-blurble-blurble.
I am seen and known everywhere because I am everywhere.
I am that one weirdo in the workplace that no one knows exactly what he does. I am that one really annoying kid in school. I am the reason the you get interrupted during a perfect date.
This is why you know me. This is how I am remembered, and I how I will always be.
@Azi In anime: - they are ever present given the target age audience of the anime genre - anime characters themselves tend to be junior high to high school age, thus their own curiosity about their bodies and how the other human bodies work are in full swing. this in turn does mirror real life. - the larger her chest, not only the more important her character might be, but the more powerful her character might be. The heroine might not be the largest, but if any enemy comes in with a larger bust size than the heroine, expect the first few meeting to go in the way of the new enemy/rival
The night is dark and full of terrors. And rp'ing will not keep them away. But! You can go out and join them! Nothing like becoming one of the roving hordes of monsters that do the things that make even the strongest wills turn into jibbering blobs of jelly.
I make it a general rule not to date a woman who is more messed up than i am. I'm not speaking figuratively. That sets a fairly modest bar. A few women I've met had a laundry list of issues that made me seem "normal". My usual advice to them is seek professional help.
Oddly only met 1 that tried to use me as a sugar daddy, just without the. Took me a little while to catch on. Wasn't out that much. Callled up 1 nite saying she needed 1k for rent money (she had implied before she was ok financially). Nothing about it being a loan or something. Just an outright demand. And inly after 2 "dates", and her standing me up about 5 times ......... She wonders why i said no and suggested that we weren't working out.
Westenevsaid: One does not simply take a godly lover. Well, I mean, you could, but they have a tendancy to spend a night and leave (or leave you) with the bastard child. I mean, It's almost as though the gods are above monogamy or child support or something.
Depends actually. They are sometimes non-biased on gender when it comes to abandoning kids. Goddesses have been known to leave children with their mortal fathers. Plenty of situations where the god/goddess stayed with their mortal lover/spouse (at least till the mortal died or was elevated to low divinity as well) Plenty of situations where if the kid was good enough at what they did, the god parent was VERY active in their life. Though it wasn't uncommon for the other parent to be dead by the time the kiddo took off adventuring, saving lives, or whatever it was bronze age cultures did and could master.
Westenevsaid: Deltaslugsaid: Plenty of situations where the god/goddess stayed with their mortal lover/spouse (at least till the mortal died or was elevated to low divinity as well)
I can't recall any story that ends this way. I'm no expert on the matter, however.
Greek mythology has a few good ones. The parents of Achilles for starters. Zeus wanted to take thetis ... But a prophecy stated any child of thetis would surpass the father. So the gods did the pragmatic thing and married her off to a mortal, peleus king of the myrmidons.
Ariadne, a princess if crete. Dionysos (god of parties and wine) made her his wife. In most cases of "elevation". It was usually to a low tier godhood and given a very specific role, or made into a constellation (ie when artemis made her very close friend orion into a constellation after his death)
GeorgeáRozassaid: Please stop trying to place magical children in my roleplay.
Come now. Children always make great decoys (chew toys?) for the monsters. You can also use them to go and play in the minefields. They'll set off the explosives so you don't have to. There's always the basic cannonfodder mentality. When in doubt, they make excellent emergency rations for the rest of the party.
bah Invert the parents (mom the career driven 1 that ignores the family, dad the drunken soccer parent) the dog is actually the favorite and gets more attention (gets spoiled rotten) none of the kids have the mix of traits the parents wants (ie: one kid is athletic but enjoys annoying things like polka music and painting with mud) 1 kid is looking to escape at first opportunity, but every attempt to "Escape" gets them stuck back at home 1 kid is actually totally fine with the situation the grandparent, no one even knows they live there (the grand parent is that sneaky). but this allow the grandparent to act as a deus ex machina towards some of the family problems
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AziáDemonicasaid: I sure didn't know how or what to do in introing Zenon. I could only work with what was available.
Anyways, the next turn for Wake Up is almost done, but I tend to have connection probems. For example, last night, I kept getting a blank white screen with big text saying "failed to contact key server" or something like that.
I guessing talking to your wi-fi/router, and helping it to understand how you feel and how it feels wouldn't help the 2 of you to get a better connection?
Inferisaid: The Circle and Templars are cool, but their leadership sucks massively besides maybe the first game.
Eh, you have 2 orders that are forced to work together for the scariest of reasons. In game, I think they show you scenarios where someone gets possessed by a demon. Bad things happen when mages (the most easily taken over AND providing terrifying outlets for demons to operate thru) get possessed.
The Templars, magically resistant, are trained to specifically hunt and kill mages. Not an ordained mage? Not taking the lyrium to dull your mind/magic? You look like you about to be corrupted? OFF WITH YOUR HEAD!!!!
The Templars view it as a necessary evil. The wars, the darkspawn, the invasion by the Qunari, they can't just off the Mages because the Mages are a potent weapon.
You've now had generations of this enforced persecution that is justifiably in place.
Inferisaid: Of course. I'm not trying to argue that either side shouldn't be that way, or that it doesn't make sense. I'd say it even downplays the possession factor, since a mage possessed by a Pride demon is probably one of the scariest things on the planet.
All I'm saying is that, if you're trying to defeat a threat that's more dangerous than either side, someone like Knight-Commander Meredith makes the situation infinitely more complicated than anyone wants it to be.
Wasn't she going nuts from being exposed to too much lyrium? Be a bit like someone that was taking too much lead or mercury
We kinda almost had that scenario in Runescape. Tuska, piggy goddess, muncher of worlds ... eh ... anima ... was en route to Runescape. First week, players "lost" the daily matches. Jagex then nerfed the scenario.
(in game explanation would be jagex devs set the bar too high for player participation and there weren't quite enough players on RS, or at least interested in the event, to "beat" Tuska each day. after the nerf, the players ran the table.)
Westenevsaid: I remember that event. The godless were a joke, but nobody liked Saradomin, Zamorak or Armadyl. Zarosians were stupid enough to believe empowering the godless god slayers helped further Zaros's goal, because the godless were (and still are) a joke faction.
Personally? I wish the event failed; having Tuska crash looked like fun.
... but, yeah. What I'm talking about isn't quite like that. Tuska wasn't a fabled blight or corruption, but rather a simple force of nature and instinct.
Like I said ... we kinda almost had that scenario.
@Azi Don't forget: the friendship sidequests, the romance sidequests, the brothel, the 3 non playable characters you can shag, and the 3 different pets you can collect that can aid you in combat or other areas.
FFFFFFFFIIIIIIIIIIINNNNNNNNEEEEEEEEE......... a non blood mage can just brown nose their way up the ranks. You can't be an evil overlord without at least 1 or 2 sniveling spineless lackeys who hang around your coat tails like some whiny toddlers.
Westenevsaid: Trust voodoo to find a way to make drugs kinky.
In other news...
> Makes a Rogue in DA:I > Gets to skyhold, sees specialisations. > Realises mages have "knight-enchanter" > Deletes rogue and makes a mage named "Shiro Emiya"
I don't know why, but mages with swords are cool.
Nah, get an enchanted halberd thing that triples as a magic staff and has a bolt launcher that shoots enchanted bolts. The halberd is enchanted to be featherweight in your hands to allow for maximum usage, but at the point of contact, the poor sap feels the full force of the weapon's true weight.
As you entered the cavern, you failed on the roll for the status check. Your party feels compelled to sit down. As all of you sit, and begin to ponder your situation, upon each of your laps spawns: *rolls* An immortal puppy, bunny, and kitten of eternal slumber Each of the small furry animals weighs too much to lift. If any of you attempt to wake the creatures, you will die a horrible fate of: *rolls* Being snuggled to death by the animals
As your party enters the room, a strange old man in worn out robes materializes The road ahead is dangerous He opens up his hands to reveal *rolls dice* A baby bunny and a cute duckling take these, they will aid you on your journey
Item Descriptions When equipped, each item will: - add +3 to party cuteness - +4 to party cooldown after combat - 25% reduction in Fear status effect - items may be cooked and treated as common food
Westenevsaid: Y'know, Delta. If the nobles allowed mixed bathing, I'm *fairly* sure everyone would complete that soap miniquest in a few days, if I'm any judge of the current RS3 community.
It was originally intended as a joke article in another thing. Yes, it is a pun upon several inside jokes of Runescape and RPG's in general. I sincerely doubt Jagex would want to develop that as a particular miniquest because it would likely violate some of the things they stay away from in game and would open the door to the sort of role play they also actively avoid (though they do joke about it "a little" in game ............................................ ................................................................................................ )
Yeah, but Runescape doesn't have any intentional means for players to interact in those raunchy ways. Players have to go to efforts to time some of the scenes you often see in pics and on reddit, or taking advantage of graphical glitches.
@West Edaters are omni-present. I don't play OSRS because I've got too much time invested in the current game mode, I didn't want to start all over, and by the time the OSRS was launched I was maxed and mostly playing for the quests. When OSRS launched, they were then 6 years behind on quest dev. Yes, they released a number of quests over the last few years. The only ones distinct from RS3 are the "new continent" stuff (though I can argue parallel's to what RS3 released in late '16), Monkey Madness 2, Dragon Slayer 2, and Fossil Island. Both have some difference in raid instances. OSRS finally released a quest with a similar premise to RS3's content. Since I'm not a member on OSRS, I'd have to do A LOT to catch up on levels to play out the stories on OSRS ... and tbh ... I've seen the play thrus on Youtube.
Westenevsaid: NotFishingsaid: Worst case scenario, everyone in the company dies.
Kill Em All. \o/
It is a perfectly reasonable, and often preferred and efficient, solution to dealing with problems in games. Bribery? Sure but it gets expensive regardless if your funds range from what's in your pocket to a galaxy spanning empire Diplomacy? Eh ok. Interesting way, far more "formal" than simple bblackmailtheftthreats bribery Culture? Entertaining to have everyone wanting to be like you. But can take the longest.
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@Annie, I'm quite serious on this one. I've developed a mix of apathy and disillusionment with Jagex of late. The threads I'm referring to are in the New Game and Ninja suggestion forums, not this one. While I initially posted more as a creative outlet than anything else, it has felt like for ages that Jagex doesn't pay attention to the Forums. A part of me had continued to hope to see some sign, but for the most part, the developers only focus on their own threads they create, or on Reddit.
Yes, I know someone is going to say "ofc that's true", but I had been in denial about it for far too long. To prevent gravebumps (as well as my own relapses), I'm being pro-active and just going to the Community forum where they have a thread up (run by the Fmods) to do this sort of thing.
As I was mentioning before, while I do agree that this subforum is quite inactive, the difference between here and subforums that are dedicated to suggestions is that this forum is for the forum users' entertainment. The Suggestion forums are intended to suggest ways to actually improve the game.
This forum can continue to exist in some fashion or another. However, a developer company that seems to ignore their own suggestions forum may as well just take it down.
Jagex's problem back in 2007 was their initial plan to combat Real World Trading. Their plan alienated a chunk of the playerbase (primarily the player killers) and they didn't institute any replacement content for them soon enough. The combat system change back in 2012, along with them finally introducing MTX (the announcement of the combat change coincided with the start of MTX) each gave another group of players a reason to leave. And in 2013, they released their Old School offshoot. Tack on the general decline of MMO's ... and you have a pretty handy recipe for a gradual decline in player base for a game that's 17 years old.
I think Transformers Universe flopped for a different reason (likely issues stemming from the agreement with the Transformers parent company). But you would be correct on the others. Though the Block and Load game is still going on decently it seems. Funorb and Chronicle are getting their plug pulled soon, along with Runescape Classic.
I do agree with the forums themselves with Jagex being limited on response vs existing social media platforms. But it still circles back to the main point: if they aren't going to use it, why have it (or at least why have it as "diverse" as they do atm)
you are partially correct about FunOrb. The last game to be added was 2010. And yes, eventually they stopped using the Java/Flash player. in late 2014 one of the devs snuck in 1 last game and a few minor patches or something. then that was it. but!!!! there were workarounds to it. I don't have the links, but there were methods for running the games even though Explorer, Firefox, etc didn't support it anymore. I think one of the "stable" methods required using a 3rd party. As much as I wanted to try to play (or finish out) Armies of Gielinor again (I played the free version thru, never did the Sara or Guthix campaings), I didn't want to chance it.
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oh come now. you know they would score a critical hit on an opponent if: - they were allergic to peanuts - they were vegan, thus eating a cricket would force either a moral alignment change or some other status effect - they had a fear of insects and knowingly eating one (or learning afterwards what was in it) could have an effect - they just hate eating crickets
NotFishingsaid: Inferisaid: I mean, I'm kinda asking about the horse because there's a very good chance you're gonna be losing it fairly early on. If you're super attached, I might be able to keep it around, but that's stretching a bit.
It's because I'm Canadian, isn't it?
Why would it be a problem if you are super nice and polite about it?
Inferi, do not question your decisions. You must make a choice. Then follow that choice no matter where it leads you. No matter how far you must go. No matter how many cookies you must steal back from Annie. Your fate is not written, but created by your own choices and actions. Do not regret them for those decisions are what define you more than anything else.
to be fair, you don't actually "own" it. A little old lady who has gotten a little too old can't run the farm herself anymore. so she effectively leases out animal pens to you to grow the animals. she takes a cut of the profits on animals you sell, or has better access to the animal market and you sell her what you raise, and she resells it.