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Greetings, and pleased to meet you!

Discussion in 'UO Atlantic' started by EM_Bennu, Aug 20, 2010.

  1. EM_Bennu

    EM_Bennu UO Event Moderator
    UO Event Moderator Stratics Veteran UO Event Moderator

    Aug 10, 2010
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    Greetings people of Atlantic!

    I just wanted to take a moment to introduce myself for those who were
    not able to attend tonight’s Meet and Greet in Britain.

    My name is EM Bennu, and I will be partnering with EM Nestor to be one
    half of the Event Moderator team for the Atlantic shard.

    Like many of you, I have been playing Ultima Online off and on since
    1997. I am new to the Event team and it looks to be a great amount of
    fun for all involved. I look forward to entertaining you with more than a few of
    my tales and events.

    My forte really is tossing quite a bit of Role Playing content in
    with my fiction, everything one of my characters says has a reason for
    saying it, and all of my items and creatures will have a reason for
    existing. What that means is that everything is part of the story, even
    something small and subtle. Some of you may find my subtlety to be a bit maddening,
    but that mystery is part of the hunt and is part of the fun! It is the story that I find
    interesting and rewarding. However, above that the reaction and attentiveness of the
    audience really is what makes the job of an EM so much fun. When you write a book,
    you spend a year writing it, another year editing and getting it published and it takes
    another year beyond that to really start getting feedback. As an EM the feedback is
    instantaneous, from both the positive and negative!

    I ask for your patience and your interest, look upon my events as an interactive story.

    The journey is half the reward!

    I am very receptive to feedback, and would be happy to entertain event
    ideas as well as constructive criticism of my events and actions in
    game. You can easily contact me at: [email protected] If something
    works, let me know, if something doesn’t work, let me know!

    On the other side of the screen, I am a full time writer. I am also a family man with
    two wonderful children and a wife.

    I look forward to my time here on Atlantic, and I hope that you grow
    to like me and my own special flavor that I hope to add to the world
    of Atlantic.

    I wish you all the best, let’s have some fun!

  2. Cear Dallben Dragon

    Cear Dallben Dragon Babbling Loonie
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Feb 17, 2005
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  3. Smoot

    Smoot Grand Poobah
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    Nov 17, 2009
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    Hey, great to meet you. I like how you say you incorporate alot of rp into your character and events. One suggestion -more rp in events, less "event items" so the mobs of greedy people that cause massive lag that make these events impossible to play wont be there just for an item they can sell for 50 million gold. I love events, and would love them even more if more rp will be incorporated in them, but alot of players just go to get an item to sell. If there have to be items, please have lots and lots of them, so they wont be worth any gold.

    Great to see another devoted EM on Atlantic, good luck with it, im excited to see what you come up with.
  4. Jandruz

    Jandruz Journeyman
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    Feb 19, 2010
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    Welcome, and good luck!
  5. Bryelle Vaughn

    Bryelle Vaughn Journeyman
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    Oct 4, 2009
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    Fantastic to meet you! Welcome to Atlantic! Hope we can make your stay enjoyable!
  6. Dryzzid of Atlantic

    Dryzzid of Atlantic Journeyman
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    Mar 10, 2010
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    Hello there and welcome to our shard!

    I'm happy to see a fellow roleplayer join the EM squad. I'm looking forward to seeing what types of events you'll bring to our shard. You'll see my name at most of those events, just ask Nestor :)
  7. Taylor

    Taylor Former Stratics CEO (2011-2014)
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    Oct 21, 2008
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    Welcome. :)
  8. Merci d'Rue

    Merci d'Rue Guest

    Let me just say hi! Great to meet you!

    You came to our community tavern night last night and I had the pleasure of rping with you.

    I want to say I really value that you took the time to rp with me a bit as well as everyone in the room. Love it!

    Take Care Sir and welcome!

    See you in game!
  9. Hildebrand

    Hildebrand Certifiable
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    Oct 12, 2005
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    I'm guessing the "A summons to Britain" story was yours and I must say, I found it delightful. I look forward to your events and stories.
  10. Assia Penryn

    Assia Penryn The Sleeping Dragon
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    May 20, 2008
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    Welcome! Look forward to meeting you in game!
  11. retrorider

    retrorider Journeyman
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    Oct 30, 2009
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    Hail and Well Met!

    Good to have you aboard, EM Bennu.