Bees

The problem We’ve been deliberating on how to solve a few problems related to bees and beehives.  Those two problems are: Beehives stack infinitely in the wild, which degrades server performance Queen bees are currently disappearing randomly when a tamed beehive is destroyed There were a number of ways to deal with this issue, but…

Genesis

There has been a good deal of speculation and nail-biting over what the future holds for the cluster.  Today is the day we make your day or send you into a rage-induced, expletive-laden tornado.  To answer the question: Yes, we are wiping the cluster after more than two years without one. No, we will not…

End of Summer GSM

Well, apparently we are going to kick your weekend off with a bang, and probably a headache. We have discussed transferring the runtime from Rag 2 to Rag 1 and shutting down the Rag 2 server, given the exodus. Instead, we are going to consolidate both servers onto a new Rag server.  I know, zero…

Friday Night Fights

So, we’re going to start running boss fights with members of the community every Friday evening.  7-8 members of the community will run the boss arenas with 2-3 members of the admin team.  There are some caveats here, as usual.   You must bring your own dinos. The admins will bring one dino each, the…

Classic-ish PvP Server

One of our members has offered to fund a Classic PvP server, assuming there is enough community interest.   The following are the details on the proposed server: Map The map will either be Ragnarok or The Island, based on community desire. Rates Experience: 2x Harvesting: 6x Taming: 6x Mating: 24x Hatch/Gestation: 24x Maturation: 24x Tribes…

Changes to admin team

We are going to be making some changes to the admin team moving forward, which will be detailed below.   Server Assignments In an effort to spread out the load, reduce resolution times, and mitigate burn-out, we will be moving to server assignments. You will notice that admins are now displayed according to specific servers…