About the town invasion last night.

Discussion in 'Renaissance Discussion' started by scuba, Aug 14, 2017.

  1. scuba

    scuba Well-Known Member
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    thank you so much for it @Chris Would it be possible to have these types of events more frequently? I am no programmer so I do not know the difficulties that go with trying to do something like this but I had a blast it was a lot of fun
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  2. OptimisticSam

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    I think this stuff on a regular schedule would be a blast - not the same thing over and over, but more like - Sunday nights there is going to be something! I'd have been on, if I had known...
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    I missed this! Gutted!
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    I only caught the back end of It, but it was a blast!
    Thanks for putting it on Chris.
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    Seems like the sort of event that could go a long way in promoting the server with even a couple days notice. I've been missing them for 9 months straight now.
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    If, and big " if " the staff had time to structure these events more often I would love to see them once a weekend! Probably best to randomize the times and switch between Saturday and Sunday so people from all locations can benefit. Would also be nice if the town criers started talking 2 hours prior to start :D
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  7. wylwrk

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    What is it about these types of events that get you excited like this?

    The loot potential?
    The group play aspect?
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  8. FreeHugger

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    PEOPLE SHOW UP AND PLAY IN THE SAME AREA TOGETHER. OMFG. WITH A FELLUCA RULE SET.
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  9. scuba

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    Having reds and blues "farm" in the same area hell I did not even come on a red I killed a few mobs with my tamer first and then came on my blue and started fighting other reds. It was great
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    Fishermen get off their boats, BoDs leave the smithy....

    And shad takes one of his 7 BoD accounts offline to bring his tamer in....

    That's gotta be worth something.
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    I think we can expect random invasions like this whenever the ingame population is high. Sadly I was asleep when this happened or I was in the process of waking up. I had to catch up on the events through Keza's video in the Photography & Videography section of the forum.
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  12. Iago

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    Why aren't these announced ahead of time? It would require little effort, no coding, and would enable far more of the population to participate.
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  13. Larloch

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    Where's the fun in that, j/k, I was in IRC at the time and didn't even really notice it till it was 3/4 the way done.
  14. wylwrk

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    That's enough of that crazy talk from you for one day, mister man.
  15. OptimisticSam

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    Please, yes. I've been missing these every time it seems. I've got a job + two kids -- a little notice / forum post would make a huge difference. I can't be the only one in this situation.

    Regardless, kudos to @Chris for putting it on. I think this stuff goes a long way.
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  16. merlin8666

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    Town invasion? Sounds like fun that i missed. Can someone fill me in here on what a town invasion is?
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    I missed it. I heard people were playing with other people in game though!
  19. wylwrk

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    crazy talk
  20. Spankrox

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    I sort of played near people, but didn't play with them.
    That count?

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