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Magincia Seriously Gone?

Discussion in 'UHall' started by Wallenstein, Jul 5, 2008.

  1. Wallenstein

    Wallenstein Guest

    I just came back after two years off and noticed Magincia is a pile of dust now. Is this permanent? If so, getting rid of Magincia was pretty dumb. It was one of the better cities, and housing up on the Magincia beach was actually semi desirable. Not now :/
  2. Oriana

    Oriana Babbling Loonie
    Stratics Veteran Alumni

    Jun 24, 2003
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    Yup gone, to be replaced.....unknown. I sure do hope so though.

    That was from the Magencia invasion last fall. Certain daemons could be angered into destroying the buildings and the rubble could be taken by players, if you walk in
    Luna on most shards you'll find some of it around.

  3. MalagAste

    MalagAste Belaern d'Zhaunil
    Governor Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend Campaign Supporter Royal Knight

    Aug 21, 2000
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    I am still hoping that Magincia will be rebuilt.....
  4. Ash

    Ash Guest

    One of the town hall meetings had Draconi mentioning something about a 'new magincia' but no time schedule of course.
  5. Evilminion

    Evilminion Guest

    In the main Ultima timeline, Magincia was destroyed and rebuilt. For now, just think of this as... um... an "urban redevelopment project". Yeah, that's it.

    By the way, if you play on Lake Austin, PM me. I'll give you a souvenier of the city... :D
  6. Sunrise

    Sunrise Guest

    aye there has been a dawns music gear named New Magic for the longest time.
  7. Snakeman

    Snakeman Grand Inquisitor
    Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend

    Jun 13, 2002
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    Escorts also do not recognize the town when escorted there. Just aimlessly follow you around...
  8. Ash

    Ash Guest

    In Pub 54 on Origin now, it removes Magincia from the possible escort locations.
  9. PlayerSkillFTW

    PlayerSkillFTW Slightly Crazed
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    May 12, 2008
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    Yep, New Magincia exists in Ultima IX: Ascension.
  10. Alvinho

    Alvinho Great Lakes Forever!
    Stratics Veteran

    Sep 7, 2003
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    there was a list on the old boards, listed what shard and if they happened to "Save Magencia" Great Lakes Felucca Felucca did not save it, along with 1 or 2 more did not mamage to save it
  11. Doomsday Dragon

    Doomsday Dragon Visitor

    Jun 11, 2008
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    But that has nothing to do with the events or magincia being rebuilt. That track was added to UO a long time ago and comes from Ultima 9s sound track along with many of the other tracks in UO today.

  12. Emil IsTemp

    Emil IsTemp Guest

    Honestly.. look around at the destroyed city for a minute.. and take a deep breath.

    When its rebuilt, it will look much.. much worse.

    New Haven? :dunce:
  13. Larisa

    Larisa Publishing Manager, Stratics Leadership Team
    Editor Reporter Moderator Professional Stratics Veteran Wiki Moderator Stratics Legend Editor Fallen Lords

    Sep 8, 2006
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    Magincina was the city of Pride

    Pride cometh before a fall

    Magincina fell

    end of story


    Heck it was the 800+ pieces of rubble I got from there that got me most of my turn-in points from the first go-round :thumbup:

    Yes I am evil....I am one, and so art thou..KILL THEM! KILL THEM ALL!!!!:gun:
  14. yes it was a event that was really great idea they have been working on revamping uo but they are also trying to hold event so its been rough but one day a new expansion may come out
  15. Evilminion

    Evilminion Guest

    Lake Austin Felucca failed to save it as well. Whoops!

    Of course, it's all relative... personally, I believe I saved quite a bit of Magincia. It's in crates in my house. :D
  16. christy1221

    christy1221 Slightly Crazed
    Stratics Veteran

    May 12, 2008
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    Yep I saved some of magincia and it looks really nice in my house. :lol:
  17. Gwendar-SP

    Gwendar-SP Guest

    Scares me to think what they will destroy next.
  18. Sneaky

    Sneaky Guest

    From memory SP did not save their Mag either.
  19. THP

    THP Always Present
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Oct 13, 2003
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    Ask all the players that blew it up for the greed of rubble...

    It should never be rebuilt...should stand there for the guilt of those that actively blew every damn wall and item up on purpose.
  20. Evilminion

    Evilminion Guest

    The only players who should feel REALLY guilty about Magincia are the ones who screamed at people for actually trying to save the city by killing light demons. Honestly, it was a very unfriendly scene there at times. :( I got quite a bit of flak as well, since I kept dragging demons out to the woods to "pop" plant rubble. There was a small but distressingly unpleasant group of people who seemed to regard every light demon as theirs, to do with as they pleased, and anyone who got in their way was either harangued or messed with.

    It's like Magincia didn't fall to pride so much as it did to brattiness.
  21. Wallenstein

    Wallenstein Guest

    Yeah I guess if it was an event then that was pretty cool.. but Magincia was one of the cooler cities along with Nujel'm and Trinsic. When I started I used to take out my dragon ship and sail across the ocean to go fishing, using Magincia as my home port all the time.

    Oh well, hopefully it comes back somehow. If it stays rubble forever then that's pretty lame.