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Araneae Auction - Week 30 (November 26th, 2014 - Friday @ 8PM Eastern)

Discussion in 'UO Trader's Hall' started by Alexander of ATL., Nov 26, 2014.

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    Alexander of ATL. Rares Fest Host | Atl June 2013
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    I Welcome everyone to attend Araneae's Auction house this Friday at 8PM Eastern Standard Time. The Auction house is located on the Atlantic Shard just outside the Zento City.


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    Lottery

    At every auction there will be a lottery for the public to play and bet their odds. The Lottery Item will be displayed on the table west of the Lottery Vendor. Announcing the winning lottery number will always be at the end of every auction and will be chosen by a random number generator. To participate in the lottery, simply purchase a lottery ticket off of the lottery vendor. There will be only 50 lottery tickets available for purchase so first come first serve. The lottery vendor will be stocked thirty minutes prior to the auction. If you have the winning lottery ticket, you must hand it to me so i can verify the code. If the winning number is called and you have it but do not speak up, we will move on to the next number so be alert when it comes time for the lottery drawing.


    Mega-Money Lottery

    This is a game that lasts the amount of one (1) month. To participate, just simply win the lottery throughout the month!!

    When the lottery is claimed at the end of every Auction, I will do the following

    1) Request a number between 1-100

    2) Request a Security Code

    I will put the winners name, chosen number, & code in a book and then place the book inside the AOS orange backpack, east of the lottery vendor.

    At the end of every month, I will do a mega drawing regarding the ones who won the lottery throughout the month. (There should be 3-4 people)

    I will use a lucky dealer to determine the winning number (1-100)

    (There Is only 1 Winner)

    PRIZE:

    Your Predicted Number is near the dealers number = 25M

    Your Predicted Number is SPOT ON with the Dealers Number = 50M


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    Audric The Drunk (Mini Game Available Throughout The Auction) (STORY)

    O' there once was a man from old days of or'
    Whom had nothing on his heart than goodness and pure

    His name Was Audric, a lonesome fellow indeed
    Dreamed of the luxury life and plenty of mead

    As a boy, he and his family grew up very poor
    Until the age of twelve, when Audric heard a knock on the door

    "Good Day sir," said a quirky old fellow
    Not knowing what to do, I stumbled a "Hello"

    "Where are your parents lad, I must speak with them now!"
    "but.. ummmm..."
    "Come on boy, I am King Casca after all, so don't give me that brow"

    Realizing who the man was, Audric angrily showed him the door... slamming it into Casca's face
    "You fool of a child, come with me, you shall be my servant....
    "for no one will want you... you're a humanly disgrace"

    Many a day, Audric cried himself asleep, wanting the comfort feeling of his mothers hands.
    Then Suddenly he thought and summoned up a plan to escape.. for he was the smartest in the land

    When Casca lay drunk and asleep;
    Audric stole everything - all the gold he could reap

    He traveled, far and wide, waiting for his time to claim victory.
    Many years later, word got around that Casca was overthrown - put out of his misery!

    "Finally!" exclaimed Audric. Rejoicing In the news, he settled down in a strange village in Zento
    Audric Couldn't help saying to himself "Hey Casca, how does it feel that someone else is wearing your crown"

    Known for his trickery and riches - he pledged to share with those he redeems
    For, after all, Audric is now living his Dreams.

    (For more information on this mini-game, please read the book shown below in the picture, at the Auction House)

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    How To Make A Submission

    Please use the purple bag (displayed in the picture below) as an example of what a submission should look like. Please get a book and a bag (there is a vendor in the bag with return runes, books, and bags) and put the item(s) in one single bag and then list the item and its starting price within the book.

    NOTE (1): If you fail to list a start price for your item, I will try my best to contact you and get that resolved. If I cannot get in contact with you I will not auction off the item.

    NOTE (2): If I am not around when your submission is completed, you can drop off your submission via my mailbox on the front steps. Every time i come to my house, I check the mailbox and bulletin board.

    NOTE (3): Once the auction is over, I will then distribute the winning gold to all who had submitted items. Please note that I am still in school during the week and that I may be difficult to get into contact with but I will try my best to contact all who have submitted items. It is advised to stay after the auction to receive your payout so we can avoid complications during the week.


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    Auction List


    At every auction there will be a auction list that will be opened to the public. Normally, I have a item limit in my auction to about 45 items. I keep this limit because I don't want this to be a three or four hour auction. On occasion, the total items surpass that amount because at least one of the following:

    1) Holiday - in the holiday mood I like to go over the limit to give everyone the equal fairness of submitting items and also so everyone could get that holiday special. Also, depending on the holiday, there will be mini gift bags laying around that will be released throughout the auction.

    2) Item Submitting via mailbox - Sometimes the mailbox will have so many submits that it can pass the limit fairly fast. Although it may pass the item limit, I encourage as many to submit this way because I am not always on at the same time as others are.

    NOTE: Only submit items to me and no one else. I am the only one that actually runs and operates the auction itself. That's not to say I don't have friends help me because I do, but I am the only one with access to the item submits and gold. If you are worried that it is not me, you can ask me to step behind the counter via the telepad. I am the only one with access to get behind the counter.


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    Rules & Need-to-Knows For The Araneae Auction

    Please be sure to read the rules regarding the auction. With the cooperation from every individual, we can produce a better environment for everyone to enjoy. Even though I am fun and games most of the time, I do take these rules seriously. Since I am the only one running the auction, I am doing around 5 or more things at once WHILE trying to not mess up someone's submitted item.

    Depending on the player and what they did, the punishment varies:

    Temporary Ban - banned for that particular auction. This serves as a warning. If you do the same thing again it can result in permanent ban.

    Permanent Ban - pretty self explanatory but basically you won't be allowed to participate in the Araneae Auction or any event associated with the Araneae Auction House

    NOTE: It is very hard to get a permanent banning but it is possible. I don't like to ban anyone because I want everyone to enjoy the game without drama but I will ban if it is needed. FYI: I keep a documented record of people who were banned and why, people needing banned and why, and people with warnings and why.


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    Here are the items that will be auctioned off:

    1) Crystal & Corrupt Portal Set
    2) Deed For A Light House
    3) Europa Gold Cloth (x150)
    4) Whispering Rose Package
    5) Slime Dyed Bolts of Cloth (x45)
    6) Red Bank Check Stuck In A Crate
    7) SSI Ring Package (x2)
    8) Imbued Armor/Wep/Jewel Package
    9) A Runebook Of Exceptional Quality & Runebook [Exceptional]
    10) Halloween Costume Package (x24)
    11) Hairdyes (x15)
    12) Death Certificates and Display Case Package
    13) Scout’s Studded (Non-Replica)
    14) Hairdyes (x22)
    15) Knight’s Suit (Non-Replica)
    16) Sorcerer’s Suit (Non-Replica)
    17) Hairdyes (x28)
    18) Sorcerer’s Suit (Non-Replica)
    19) Potted Plant Package (x38)
    20) Hairdyes (x33)
    21) Black Boulder/Rock Package (x14)
    22) Rack Pieces (x49)
    23) EM Sash Collection Package (x14) [2 Are Non Vendorable]
    24) 14th Anniversary Tickets (x33)







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    Alexander of ATL. Rares Fest Host | Atl June 2013
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    For all item lots with the number in BLUE - here is a more descriptive look for that item lot:



    #4 – Whispering Rose Package
    Ivy Shadowstorm
    Peter
    Kitten
    Mimir
    Michael
    Bazu
    NovaMiner
    Fuhito
    Putz
    Dante Hicks
    Shellback
    Stuart
    Bayle Domon
    Elijah DuMont
    Death WR
    Lisa
    Pug
    Kwisatz Haderach
    Valinor




    #7 - SSI Ring Package (x2)
    Ring (1) – Stamina Increase 5, Faster Cast Recovery 2, Swing Speed Increase 5%
    Ring (2) – Dexterity Bonus 6, Swing Speed Increase 5%





    #10 - Halloween Costume Package (x24)
    Fire Elemental
    Dream Wraith (x4)
    Ethereal Warrior
    Bloodworm (x3)
    Pixie
    Wisp
    Maddening Horror (x2)
    Cyclops
    Solen Warrior
    Titan (x2)
    Gazer (x3)
    Terathan Warrior
    Shadow Wyrm
    Giant Pixie
    Exodus Minion


    #23 - EM Sash Collection Package (x14) [2 Are Non Vendorable]
    EM Infinity – Buzzing Origin in 2010 (x2)
    EM Infinity – Buzzing Origin in 2010 (x2)
    Greetings From EM Helios – Legends
    A Body Sash of Exceptional Quality
    Greetings From EM Asiantam – Yamato 2010
    I Killed Something At The Atlantic PVM Competition
    Greetings From EM Ikaris – Legends
    Greetings From EM Laurana!
    Greetings From EM Acies [Lake Austin – January 2011]
    Member of the Gargish Healers Order
    Lady Nana, Corporal Of The Vigilante Of Silver Serpent [Non-Vendorable]
    Lady Nana, Private Of The Vigilante Of Silver Serpent [Non-Vendorable]
     
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    Alexander of ATL. Rares Fest Host | Atl June 2013
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    Due to the Holiday Weekend, I have decided to make this auction short and simple!!

    Everyone have a good Thanksgiving!!





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    AUCTION IS THIS FRIDAY THE 28th OF NOVEMBER!!!
     
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    Auction is tonight!!!
     
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    Thanks all for coming tonight. There were so many great deals!!!! Here is the final pricing of the item sales:

    1) Crystal & Corrupt Portal Set SOLD 6M
    2) Deed For A Light House SOLD 25M
    3) Europa Gold Cloth (x150) SOLD 8M
    4) Whispering Rose Package SOLD 17M
    5) Slime Dyed Bolts of Cloth (x45) SOLD 4M
    6) Red Bank Check Stucks In A Crate SOLD 5M
    7) SSI Ring Package (x2) SOLD 676K
    8) Imbued Armor/Wep/Jewel Package SOLD 3.5M
    9) A Runebook Of Exceptional Quality & Runebook [Exceptional] SOLD 7.5M
    10) Halloween Costume Package (x24) SOLD 22M
    11) Hairdyes (x15) SOLD 6M
    12) Death Certificates and Display Case Package SOLD 5M
    13) Scout’s Studded (Non-Replica) SOLD 13M
    14) Hairdyes (x22) SOLD 5M
    15) Knight’s Suit (Non-Replica) SOLD 11M
    16) Sorcerer’s Suit (Non-Replica) SOLD 18M
    17) Hairdyes (x28) SOLD 7M
    18) Sorcerer’s Suit (Non-Replica) SOLD 17M
    19) Potted Plant Package (x38) SOLD 28M
    20) Hairdyes (x33) SOLD 13M
    21) Black Boulder/Rock Package (x14) SOLD 11M
    22) Rack Pieces (x49) SOLD 1.5M
    23) EM Sash Collection Package (x14) [2 Are Non Vendorable] SOLD 10M
    24) 14th Anniversary Tickets (x33) SOLD 29M


    Total Gold Income: 273 Million & 176 Thousand
    Total Items Submitted: 24
    Total Sales: 24
    Total No Sales: 0