Halloween Brainstorming Topic

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Halloween Brainstorming Topic

Post by kr0n05 » Wed Sep 19, 2007 3:22 am

As you know Halloween is a month and 1/2 away, so I think it would be a good idea to go ahead and start brainstorming.

Here are my ideas:

A GM event: I think this would be a very good (and quick) idea. At a certain time of day on Halloween or it's eve, GM NPCs can hand out items or we could take the runescape approach and make rare drops.

Drops/Items:

Skeleton suit
Candy
Halloween basket (shield)
Skull Hat
Bedsheet

Black Desert SandStorm: Perhaps the most difficult idea I have come up with, but the desert's sandstorm would be temporarily black, and a cult could be summoning an ancient monster in the spider lair underneath the mine. (That place looks like a dungeon anyways. ;))

Items/Drops:

Desert Scythe
Jeweled Cane
Skull Hat
Bedsheet
Halloween Basket
candy (if your that one unlucky guy)
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Post by originaljustin » Wed Sep 19, 2007 3:27 am

That would be pretty cool but don't you think it's a little much? My favorite would be the skeleton stuff so it will match my name (Grim Reaper).
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Post by Type » Wed Sep 19, 2007 3:54 am

Sounds very, Fun the first one seems really good because... Well Everyone will get something nomatter there lvl :3
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Post by blueberry » Wed Sep 19, 2007 12:45 pm

Nice Ideas, but did you ever think about if the Items you suggested still exist (and the corresponding animation-sequences) ?
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Post by kr0n05 » Wed Sep 19, 2007 9:17 pm

They don't exist yet- except for the desert scythe, which I believe is in the trunk folder- Anyways, the whole reason why this is a month and 1/2 in advance is so we have time to make graphics and everything else. :)
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Post by blueberry » Wed Sep 19, 2007 11:06 pm

Seems your quite motivated todo some graphics on your own; im looking forward to see your first item soon :-)
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Post by i » Thu Sep 20, 2007 7:15 am

It's good to know that someone is preparing client to new halloween event.
Last year I made login wallpaper, maybe in this year we should make another one?

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Post by telospanton » Thu Sep 20, 2007 1:55 pm

I agree to put Irukard's it's great! :P
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Post by Len » Thu Sep 20, 2007 3:11 pm

i wrote:It's good to know that someone is preparing client to new halloween event.
Last year I made login wallpaper, maybe in this year we should make another one?

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That dress she has on is really cool and needs to be added to the game(it would be fun to see if i can make that.)
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Post by Matt » Thu Sep 20, 2007 3:53 pm

The same procedure as last year!
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Post by telospanton » Thu Sep 20, 2007 6:24 pm

With all this hard working in development i'd really like to see this year's
Halloween Version , the monsters will be the same or some skulls or something will be putted in?
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Post by Rotonen » Sat Sep 22, 2007 3:22 am

I hope I won't be scripting this year.

Could be a bit, uncreative? ;)
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Post by Len » Sat Sep 22, 2007 4:49 am

We could make the playersets semi transparent for a ghostly effect! :idea:
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Post by Rotonen » Sat Sep 22, 2007 5:55 pm

We could also develop the event on IRC and/or the mailing list and not spoil the fun in advance for people.
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Post by kr0n05 » Sun Sep 23, 2007 2:59 am

hehe, didn't think about that.

Btw, where is the magical mailing list you speak of? And why am I the last to hear about it.

I think we should all use Aol Instant messenger. The chat room feature will work and it will keep people from joining at random to preserve it's 1337 uber secretness.

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