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12 • 14 | The 12 Days of Ardmas is now here!

11 • 12 | Check out our second ever Toys for Tots Charity Drive!

11 • 05 | Autumn of Year 18 has arrived! Don't forget to age up your characters, and take a look at the new seasonal skill prompts.

11 • 02 | The veil has dropped and with it, we begin the final week of the Samhain festival. Come join in the festivities here

10 • 24 | Week two of the Samhain festival is now underway with various activities of all risk levels to enjoy. Come join in the festivities here and enjoy 8.5 days of double gems, as a result of your efforts!

10 • 17 | Samhain has officially begun! You can find the introductory thread here!


IC News

02 • 01 | THE HALLOWS is hosting their annual Bonfire Festival, open to all allies and friends! Any who would like to join the celebration can make a joining post here.

01 • 17 | The only constant is change... ETHYRIA has fallen and their pack land lies abandoned. Who will be the next to rise in their place?

02 • 09 | ASHEN is holding a mandatory meeting here! Posts due December 15th.

12 • 06 | Medusa has won her challenge and is inviting anyone who would like to join INSOMNIA here!

11 • 2 | As the second week draws to a close, a large bonfire is lit in celebration, burning a vibrant and unnatural green, the sky lighting up in similar dancing colors and Auster and Boreas feel suddenly much closer to the realms beyond mortality. It seems the lines between life and death are blurring and the familiars are once more asking for help with the final week's celebrations. But they warn that they cannot promise anyone's safety at this point in the festival.

10 • 24 | The preparation phase of Samhain has come to a close and the familiars thank you all for your hard work and assistance. The feast has begun and with it, various activities are now open for participation!

10 • 11 | PIRATES PLUNDER is raiding ARMADA here! Here's the raid scoreboard.

10 • 10 | As the random weather events draw to a close, five statues have materialized across Boreas and Auster. Word is on the wind of an upcoming festival in the Stone Steppes, but before the main event, preparations must be done. The familiars leading these festivities have requested help from the denizens of Boreas and Auster so that their Gods can be properly honored come Samhain. Why don't you consider lending them your aid?

10 • 10 | Across both Auster and Boreas a series of localized thunderstorms have broken out battering certain parts of the continents, within each storm strange weather phenomena has cropped up, intrepid adventurers may find themselves in unusual situations should they approach the storms. There is something strange in the air but fortune may just favor the bold.

10 • 2 | As packs rise, others do fall. FENMYRE has dissolved and abandoned their claim in Auster. Are there any who are courageous enough to step up and attempt to claim their pack slot?

09 • 20 | VALTA is holding a party starting 9/30! Please see info here. Respond to post with who is competing in games. Pack Alphas state who will be championing for your pack.

09 • 20 | Two new packs have risen in place of those recently fallen, VALTA is staking their claim to Monument Rapids and Sunset Falls, while ETHYRIA is settling in Illusions Oasis.

09 • 15 | A pack has fallen! What will rise in its place? Menagerie has been disbanded and is now up for claim! Will you be the one to claim it?

09 • 08 | MENAGERIE'S SUMMER FEST IS LIVE! The event goes from September 1st to November 1st. See this thread for event schedule and prompt tracking.

08 • 20 | FENMYRE is hosting a storytelling contest and festival! Rules and signups can be found here!

08 • 19 | AVALON has emerged victorious from their challenge and has laid claim to the lands of The Range and The Orchard! Corbie is inviting anyone interested in joining her pack to join her Here

08 • 18 | MENAGERIE is hosting an OOC contest for IC Festival Prompts! OOC Closes on August 31st with IC sign-ups closing on September 1st! OOC Contest & IC Sign-ups!

08 • 15 | Medusa is challenging for HABARI here.

07 • 19 | PIRATES PLUNDER is raiding HABARI here! Here's the raid scoreboard!

06 • 29 | ABAVEN has been disbanded and is now up to be claimed.

05 • 27 | FIRESIDE has been disbanded and is now up to be claimed here.

05 • 15 | THE HALLOWS wedding celebrations have begun! Pack borders are now open to all through May 21! See this thread for posting rules!

05 • 04 | ELYSIUM is holding a festival! Sign ups for the events can be found here. Cut off for the sign ups is May 11th!

03 • 15 | ARMADA is raiding HABARI here! Here's the raid scoreboard.

03 • 06 | PIRATES PLUNDER is raiding FENMYRE here! Here's the raid scoreboard.

02 • 21 | ELYSIUM is holding a mandatory meeting here! Due date is 2/27.

02 • 09 | ASHEN is holding a mandatory meeting here! Due date is 2/20.

01 • 18 | ELYSIUM is raiding FENMYRE here! Here's the Raid scoreboard!

12 • 17 | PIRATES PLUNDER is raiding THE HALLOWS here! Here's the Raid Scoreboard!

Winter, Year 18

In Boreas winter comes slowly at first, though as the season fully settles in it becomes apparentl that across the continent snowfall will be much more consistent and heavy than usual. Even the farthest reaches of the west and the south will be blessed with snow, though not to the extent of the north, which seems constantly buried under multiple feet of snow. Though the season will be marked by frequent snow, it will be generally mild as far as winters are concerned, with temperatures consistently above average.

In Auster, summer is another mild one, markedly more rainy and humid than usual for the region. Temperatures here will also tend to be lower than usual. Beware of the coasts though, where tropical storms become more and more common as the season progresses - the ocean is a dangerous place to be for much of Auster's summer.


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Census
Group
Armada1515030/39
Ashen1315028/39
Avalon7209/26
Ethne56011/26
Ethyria0000/13
Elysium1212024/39
Insomnia139022/26
Pirates Plunder 137020/26
The Hallows1419033/39
Tojo-kai118019/26
Valhalla1012022/26
Valta77014/26
Aerie Band67013/13
Loners961095210/∞
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Eastern Boreas is fertile and green. A massive mountain range rises up in the east and travels into the north. Several rivers and water sources have taken up root in the east, supporting a diverse ecosystem of prey that includes waterfowl and fish alongside typical forest-dwelling creatures. The east is one of the best hunting areas in all of Boreas. I have no idea what I’m d... by Thyri 6 hours ago
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Southern Boreas is lush and moist, home to deltas and grand river systems that lead directly to the open sea. The south is mostly flatland, though not quite as flat as the west. A few rolling hills and dense forests add variety to the deep south. Islands just off the coast are within easy reach. Prey is plentiful here and some marine animals swim further inland - travelling the network of deltas and rivers - than any other coast in Boreas. Tthey’re not stars, they'... by Corvus 1 hour ago
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The western lands of Boreas are described most commonly as dry and arid. Though some of the land has managed to sprout as green and fertile, much of it is brown and dry as a bone. The west is mostly flatland, with very little rise or fall in the landscape. The winds rip through here and can batter anyone who isn't prepared for them. to rest my head by Vaella 7 hours ago
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Rocks occasionally grace a lovely plain, and though the ponds and verdant blades create a pleasant scenery it is stained with the blood of many. Roaming wolves, rogues, and pups may be forced into packs if they are unfortunate enough to find themselves here. However, this is also the place of battles - major ones such as pack challenges, ownership challenges, and death matches, must take place here though many other fights may also take place on the battlefield. Pack wolves under Tier 2 must steer clear of the battlefield unless participating in or spectating a fight. the eyes of a soldier by Cairn 5 hours ago
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