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[News] Origin to be Published - 11 Feb 2008 4P Eastern

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    <DIV class=categoryIcon>[​IMG] <FONT size=4>Origin to be Published</FONT> </DIV> <DIV class=storyInfo> <DIV class=author>
    Jeremy Dalberg</DIV> <DIV class=date>11 Feb 2008 15:00:22 EST</DIV> <DIV style="CLEAR: both"></DIV> <DIV class=teaser>
    At 4PM EST (9PM GMT) Origin will be published with the following: </DIV> <DIV class=article> <UL> <LI><FONT size=2>Changed all Blacksmithing and Tailoring runic intensities. Runics will now better match up to higher end loot. Maximum intensities are now 100% for all tailoring and blacksmithy runics, minimums are as follows: </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Blacksmithing: </FONT> <UL> <LI><FONT size=2>Dull Copper: was 10, now 40 </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Shadow: was 20, now 45 </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2> Copper: was 25, now 50 </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Bronze: was 30, now 55 </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Gold: was 35, now 60 </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Agapite: was 40, now 65 </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Verite: was 45, now 70 </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Valorite: was 50, now 85
    </FONT></LI>[/list] <LI><FONT size=2>Tailoring: </FONT> <UL> <LI><FONT size=2>Spined: was 20, now 40 </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Horned: was 30, now 45 </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Barbed: was 40, now 50
    </FONT></LI>[/list] <LI><FONT size=2>Increased chance for GM smiths to get a hued BOD: +20% at 110 skill, +40% at 120 skill </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Increased chance of receiving a Valorite BOD </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Large footwear BODs should now be available in hues </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>BODs now have a 10 second wait time between turnins </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>NPCs now vocally acknowledge a BOD turn in </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Creatures now give double meat resources in Felucca (except Siege and Mugen) </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Frenzied Whirlwind now does more damage: 20 - 50 per strike </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Certain Dragons have beenbuffed; theyare now more powerful than Cu-Sidhe, Reptalons, or Hiryus but take 5 control slots </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Ancient Wyrms now even more dangerous and powerful </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Harrower resists and weapon skills slightly lowered </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Bag of Sending fixed to handle items' weight ranges properly:
    </FONT> <UL> <LI><FONT size=2> 1 - 10 stones cost one charge </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>11 - 20 costs two, etc. </FONT></LI>[/list] <LI><FONT size=2>Broken quest chains can now be resigned from properly </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Fixed bug where NPCs at the New Haven dock could block escort quests </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Fixed bug where player can become stuck when trying to leave the Dark Knight challenge </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Salvage bag: No longer creates overweight situations </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Salvage bag: Recycles cloth without problems when multiple items exist in the bag </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Salvage bag: Recovered resources will now stack appropriately </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Removed monster firecrackers and particle effects on death </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Blackrock elementals will not be a factor in your Valentine's Day mining activities </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Disabled Halloween trick or treating </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Disabled pumpkins from spawning </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Magincia: Travel spells reenabled </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Magincia: Permanent teleporters set up between Trinsic and Magincia (near the docks on each), both on solid ground </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>The New Haven moongate (southwest of the city) received world building updates, and a guard zone </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Fixed an exploit where Champ Spawns can be guard whacked</FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Fixed an issue where the Damage Increase property on runic-crafted weapons was occasionally being dropped</FONT> </LI>[/list]<FONT size=2>


    <FONT size=2>Valentine's Day Content:</FONT></P> <UL> <LI><FONT size=2>Gift box spawns on characters older than 30 days </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Added three new books of poetry </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Added new NPC to sell books of poetry, called "Francis the Chapman" inside the Britain Conservatory </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Rare pink bunnies will now spawn in a few hues throughout the land. Extremely rare purple bunny may make an appearance </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Added four new "Stuffy Animals" that can be snuggled with at home </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Added new Valentine's Day cards, in softer pastel pinks and whites. Several new messages </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Added dark, milk, and white chocolates </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>New park area built around the Yew Waterfalls </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Added a new Chocolatiering branch to the Cooking skill (Known Issue: the new chocolates only appear on the Cooking menu in 2D) </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Added new chocolate ingredients that spawn on paragon monsters </FONT> <LI><FONT size=2>Live event content </FONT></LI>[/list]</DIV></DIV>