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March 24, 2016 - Event Reminders

Today is the last day to earn ancient coins in the Chronoportals. You will still be able to shop with those coins through March 31.

Bristlebane Day begins tonight at midnight Pacific. On top of notes about new house items (crafted, bought, quested), beastlords will want to check out my notes on two new exotic warders that they can tame only in the new quest instance. (If they hand in the quest before they tame either, they are out of luck until next year.)

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March 21, 2016 - Bristlebane Note

I will have a Bristlebane Day story up before the event goes live, really! In the meantime, the eye-candy has been up for a few days. We just received notice that the Lucky Horse Shoe house item (crafted), will still have a bugged placement when this event goes live on the 25th. The art file is currently scheduled to go live in the March 29th patch. So, if you absolutely need to place that horseshoe in the first 4 days of the event, be aware that you will have to fidget with it a bit. :D

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March 17, 2016 - Bristlebane Day In Testing

Yes, it is the last day of Brewday AND it is the first day of Chronoportals AND we have Bristlebane Day now being tested. Ouffff!

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March 15, 2016 - Spring Update Livestream Recap

For those of you (like me) who missed the spring update livestream that was held earlier today, Feldon has posted a lovely summary over on EQ2Wire. Another bonus week has also begun for members, including bonus adventure/tradeskill XP, AAXP, and marketplace discounts on services and heroic characters.

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March 02, 2016 - Brewday 2016

The season of the plentiful world events continues with Brewday 2016 set to kick off in a few hours. Check out the new goodies with the Brewday 2016: Dancing, Drinking Fools preview.

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February 19, 2016 - This and That

I know many folks these days use ad blocker software when browsing (with good reason). I would like to ask those of you who both do that and use this site consider whitelisting eq2.eqtraders.com. The tiny little bit from the ads (no popups here!) are our main source of revenue, and every little bit counts these days. Thanks!

Brewday is already on the Test server (welcome to the season of back-to-back events!). While I do not have the story done, or the preview fleshed out yet, I have done up eye-candy for you. Enjoy! Brewday 2016: Dancing, Drinking Fools

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February 17, 2016 - Downtime Extended

Something went askew with the patch that went in today, and U.S. servers are expected be down until around noon. Today is also the last day of Erollisi Day, so remember to snag those love notes, hard candies, and merchant goodies while you can, once the servers are back up!

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February 09, 2016 - Patch Tidbits

From the patch today:

Erollisi Day
Ykeshan frogloks near Guk in Moors of Ykesha now drop their love notes at the same rate as other mobs.
An Oval Heart-Stained Window Pane has been added to the "Romantic Gifts to Craft IX" recipe book.

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February 06, 2016 - Erollisi Day Window

Do you see that lovely oval window at the bottom right in the picture above? It was supposed to go on the EDay merchant, Douglas, but there was a slight snafu. (The wrong thing was added, then removed, but then the right thing was not added. No worries if that is confusing, just focus on the lovely oval.) To make sure we have sufficient access to this lovely oval, it is going to be patched into the Romantic Gifts to Craft IX recipe book instead. If all goes well, that will be in the patch on this coming Tuesday, otherwise it will go in "soon". When added, it will automagically appear in that book, including for those who already purchased/scribed it.

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Last Modified on: 2016-02-06 07:22:27          

February 03, 2016 - Update to Quest Tracker

If you already downloaded Casdoe's Erollisi Day Quest Tracker spreadsheet that was mentioned in the preview I posted yesterday, you may want to redownload it to catch a missed achievement.

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February 02, 2016 - Erollisi Day 2016

Erollisi Day 2016 starts on Thursday (12:01 a.m. Pacific), and while there were times I wondered if I would stop coughing up a lung in time to work on a preview, I have indeed, finished it. While the story was not quite what I intended, it is at least, done before the event started, and that will have to do. :D Hopefully, whether you prefer gloomy rain clouds or bright rainbows, you can find something of interest in this upcoming event with Differing Views

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January 25, 2016 - EDay Testing

Me: So, Body, are we going to test some of those new Erollisi Day achievements on the Test server today?

Body: Let me get back to you on that once I finish coughing up this lung. Have some codeine-laced cough syrup in the meantime.

Me: Blarg. So, Muse, how about putting up at least the images for folks to devour, while brainstorming on a story.

Muse: NOPE! Go spend some quality time with your aunt.

Me: My ... aunt? Huh?

Muse: Yeah, your "Auntie Biotics"

Me: Durh.

Muse & Body: Say goodnight, Mum

Me: But it is almost noon, not ni-....**ZZZZZZTHUDDDDDD**.

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December 22, 2015 - Quick Notes

For those who missed the patch notes today, there were two tradeskill items on the list:

  • "Malduran Mouths to Feed" should now update correctly for moussaka and bibimbap.
  • Recipes from the Dhalgar Home Builder's Kit recipe book are now flagged as building blocks for the purpose of house item count.

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December 09, 2015 - Frostfell is Almost Here!

Frostfell 2015 kicks off in the morning (8 a.m. Pacific time). In addition to providing you with details on the new items that you can make, buy and quest for, I just added another section at the bottom of the Frostfell 2015 preview. Now that Zam is no longer updating their holiday quest tracker, Casdoe of Maj'Dul put together a Frostfell 2015 quest tracker spreadsheet that you can download. I am hosting a copy of it here on the site for those who want to snag a copy of it.

UPDATE: One Frostfell achievement was left off the quest tracker spreadsheet, so Casdoe edited it and sent over a fresh copy. If you downloaded it before this update paragraph was added (just before 11 p.m. Pacific on the 9th), you will want to download a fresh copy of the spreadsheet using the link above.

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Last Modified on: 2015-12-09 11:55:57          

December 02, 2015 - New Halas City Festival

When I went to add the Polished Ice Triangle Tile to the New Halas City Festival page, I found that the page was missing several other items. It has now been updated to include all of the city-specific offerings.

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December 02, 2015 - Frostfell Goodies

Frostfell 2015 has hit Test for a quick week of testing before it goes live next Thursday. Check out all the goodies that are in store for you here. (For those who want to share an easy-to-remember tinyurl in chat: http://tinyurl.com/EQ2FF should do the trick!)

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Last Modified on: 2015-12-02 11:40:17          

November 23, 2015 - Tuesday Update

Here is the chunk of the Tuesday morning patch notes of interest to crafters and decorators:

  • Dhalgar Precipice of the Deep house portals now also have an appearance for good aligned homes.
  • Adjusted the spawn points on some tradeskill collectibles that were floating in the air or colliding with other objects.
  • Thaumic material should now correctly display as level 100.
  • Adjusted spawns of a couple bush harvests in Thalumbra.
  • Weaponsmith recipes for malduran bodkin arrows and broadhead arrows now make the correct arrows.
  • Harvest goblins and gatherers should no longer trap quite so many pelts.
  • Guildhall tradeskill writgivers will now correctly complete level 100 rush orders.
  • Overclocked Automated Combine Harvester will now display the correct stats for characters of all levels.
  • Corrected a bug that prevented gear dropped in the new agnostic dungeons from being salvaged.
  • The guildhall tradeskill writgiver now offers jewelers level 100 writs.
  • Martial deepstone cloak and mitigating deepstone cloak are now correctly crafted on sewing tables .
  • Fixed some typos in tradeskill quest/item dialog.

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November 23, 2015 - ToT and Tiers

I have seen a lot of comments back and forth about ToT being a new tier. The best explanation I have come up with, to save confusion the next time there is a level cap increase and new gear is: "Consider it a side-trip in the progression, not a new tier." This helps explain why there are no new spells, no new white adornments, etc., as well as why there are old level 100 recipes and new level 100 recipes. :D

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November 20, 2015 - Dhalgar Furniture

I have now added a page for the Dhalgar Blocks that can be made from the recipes granted by the Collector and Premium edition of the ToT expansion.

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November 18, 2015 - Fishy Shinies?

Still a lot on my plate, including linking things into the proper sections on the main site, updating the furniture gallery, etc., but here is a small bit for today. Fish nodes in Thalumbra yield shinies for five different plushie collections, plus a meta collection from the hand-in of the five. I only have two of the collections finished so far, so the page is not complete, but I have blown the dust off the Cobalt Scar fish page and turned it into Fishy Shinies

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