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Stratics Christmas Village on Test ~ Holiday Celebration

Discussion in 'UHall' started by Lady Tia, Dec 15, 2011.

  1. Lady Tia

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    The only possible scenario that would not make this lame would be if it were hosted in Fel. [imglink]http://i.imgur.com/QOXXg.gif[/imglink]
     
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    I think differently.

    Personally, I do not think that PvP is fun or not lame and that non PvP might not be enjoyable.

    I think there can well be fun without PvP, personally, I can well enjoy being with others without necessarily trying to attack or fight them in the game.

    I think it was a good initiative and I will try to participate, if time will allow me (as weird as it may sound I have less time to play games on holidays...), so as to hang around with fellow players of Ultima Online at a time of Holiday Celebrations.

    By the way, Merry Christmas !
     
  4. Taylor

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    Neways, sounds fun, Tia! :)
     
  5. Cetric

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    Holy talk in a circle batman...
     
  6. Tanivar

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    Having it in fel would make the event a ghost town, both figuratively & literally.
     
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    Wish I could attend, but starting on the 17th, RL family is taking over and not a one of them play UO... so I won't be in the game much until after the Holidays. Take care, and enjoy the festivities! :)
     
  8. Mirt

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    I will sure try to come thats for sure!
     
  9. Sean

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    Props to the Stratics folks for taking the time to do this. IMHO it's a fine community event.
     
  10. Kayne

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    Hope to see as many of the community there as possible.
    The staff team have been hard at work preparing for this. In real life we are all busy attending work christmas parties and having social gatherings so it was an easy decision for us staff to create an excuse to hold a similar event in UO especially for the community that we support.
     
  11. Faeryl

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    We're gonna have a partay! [​IMG]
     
  12. Airhaun

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    ROFL!!!! HILARIOUS!!!!

    *Sorry I don't usually post off-topic but this was just too funny.
     
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    Oooo exciting, I shall do my best to remember and come.
     
  14. DenAlton036

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    Ill b there, want to meet pops!
     
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    :thumbsup:
     
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    Damn Real World!!

    Happy holidays!
     
  17. Lady Tia

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    We all thank you!
     
  18. Zosimus

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    I would be there but as real life calls starting tomorrow I will be busy busy till after the holidays :) Family and friends, parties and hangovers, good food and football, dancing and more dancing, card games and money, card games and liquor, Southern comfort eggnog and more southern comfort eggnog ( best damn eggnog ever ) Just fun over all busy :)

    I wish the stratics staff and community a safe and happy holiday season. I wish you all well in health and joy :) Merry xmas and happy new year everybody :) This even goes to the ones on my ignore list :p


    Dont drink and drive nubs and dubs :)


    * crispy cheese *
     
  19. elspeth

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    Sounds like great fun and I wish I could be there. But I also have RL family visiting and will be out with them most of the time. I look forward to pics!
     
  20. Kayne

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    Thank you very much Zosimus, a happy and safe holiday season to you and your family as well.
     
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    And the recipe is? :)
     
  22. Kayne

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    I'd take a guess that whatever the normal way of making Eggnog is plus some southern comfort *grin*
     
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    Ah you can actually buy it at any grocery store. Walmart is actually carrying it and has a larger stock of it. Where I live the the grocery stores sell out as fast as it gets on the shelf.

    I prefer the one in the black label. They make a vanilla spice in a red label also but the black label its like zomg when you drink it. Trust me this stuff is super duper delicious. My taste buds have never touched an eggnog that can beat it. Once you drink it, you will never touch another brand.


    Found some pics of it....


    southern comfort eggnog - Google Search


    * dark nights*
     
  25. Zosimus

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    Let me add its in the refrigerated section not on a regular shelf. Here where I live, its by the milk on the shelves. Just take it home and pour into a glass. :)

    You all will love me for it if you haven't tried it :)
     
  26. startle

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    What he said: ^^^^
    :hug:
     
  27. Jade of Sonoma

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    I am so glad to see events being planned like this for others to enjoy. Many people are lonely. especially at this time of the year which makes this invitation to Ringing in the Holiday Party SO VERY SPECIAL! It's wonderful that Ultima Online Stratics staff has worked on making this event possible for everyone to enjoy. I wish all who do attend, a very happy time with tons of fun with many friendly folks!

    Real life calls me Dec. 18th for a not so happy event so I won't be attending this Party, but I feel this Invitation deserves a great deal of praise.
     
  28. Kayne

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    Thank you for the high praise Jade. I hope that the sad event you have is not of the type I think it is. Regardless I hope that it goes as well as can be expected and that afterwards you and your loved ones have a good holiday season.
     
  29. Ludes

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    This sounds like it might be fun..
    I'm sure I'll find time to drop in and check it out..
     
  30. Kayne

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    Just a note for Ludes and any one else. Although the event starts at 7pm GMT/UK time, 1pm Central/11am Pacific/8pm CET, the festivities don't have a set ending time. So if you come late just shout on the "Stratics event" channel in chat and someone will gate you. Providing of course we are still there :)
     
  31. Kylie Kinslayer

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    In full swing on TC1 and the folks that did the deco on the houses did a great job. :thumbsup:
     
  32. kelmo

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    *cries* My real comp is broke... I wish I could be there and wish you all happy holidays! *goes back to fixing computer
     
  33. Storm

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    Great turn out awesome to see everyone !! We got pics for ya Kelmo
     
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    It was a nice wee get together! Managed to bump into some faces I aint seen in a while :)
     
  35. Kayne

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    Thanks to all who came to the Stratics Celebrations. A good time was and is still being had by all. We've had eggnog and stool races, foot races. A lotto with special prizes up for grabs. Even had a surprise visit from Santa Claus.

    Still a group of us playing silly games so a successful evening has been had
     
  36. Lady Tia

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    Thanks to everyone who joined in our celebration today. It was a buncha fun! We will have to do this again! Thanks to Mesanna for not wipeing test after we had completed the deco!

    Merry Christmas to all and to all a good night!
     
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    If anyone who missed the party would like to go see the houses anyway, here's a map. I recommend a view of Grinch Mountain, and if you're lucky there may even be a little egg nog left down in Mrs Claus's kitchen.
     

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    Very tastefully done.. it was cool to see some people I usually only see here.

    Eggnog was sure strong though. As usual I drank too much and threw up!
     
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    Lovely decorations, nice people and Christmas spirit! I got called away but im glad I could see and taste it all first!:thumbsup:
     
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    It was great and I am not just saying that because my soon to be wife won the lottery. The wedding should be on Chesapeake shard on 1/21/2012. I will get back to everyone later today with a time and location.
     
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    I am glad everyone that attended enjoyed it :)

    Props to the stratics mods and staff that made it possible for the community to attend :)


    Now off to a night of dancing and drinks .....



    * horizontal circle *
     
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    Dropping in to say Thank you for the invite. The homes were decorated with a feeling of 'home for the holidays' and one had to even go through Grinches Mountain to reach the destination of the 'eggnog'. Which I added a splash of brandy to mine. :)

    Was lots of fun and MERRY CHRISTMAS to one and all!

    *cookie hugs*
     
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    thanks for hosting that event it was alotta fun :) i enjoyed coming and seeing all the decoration it was alot of fun and like mirt said i hope you all can come to the wedding we still do have details to work out this evening :)
     
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    Really loved that Grinch Mountain house.. very cool.
     
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    Thanks for attending! I'm glad so many people enjoyed the mountain :D
     
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    Here are a couple pics I took
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    I am in those pics :)