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What happened to Yew?

Discussion in 'UO Players Corner' started by Hariss, Sep 17, 2008.

  1. Hariss

    Hariss Guest

    I used to play several years ago. I started out in Yew. Then, at one point, it became a swamp. Now I've started again and I wandered by and see it's a town again. I was just wondering what's the story on this? Thanks.
  2. Sir_Bolo

    Sir_Bolo Sage
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Mar 17, 2003
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    OOC: Yew was reverted to a town with the release of the Mondain's Legacy expansion due to popular demand

    IC: The elves of Heartwood who live above the treetops of Yew restored the land with their nature magics when they returned to Sosaria

    OOC: This is the basic plotline. However, the exact details played out differently on every shard thanks to the creativity of the Event Moderators. For example...

    IC: On Europa, the druid Father Antos and a Yew girl named Glade opened a rift in the middle of the swamp to start the healing process. The Commander of the Royal Guard Jordan Jurrel then used a sword recovered from Minax, the Brightblade, to channel energy into the rift and complete the healing.
  3. ZippyTwitch

    ZippyTwitch Lore Keeper
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    Feb 5, 2006
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    Hmm I've been playing since T2A and yew town has always been there since I've played.
  4. Basara

    Basara UO Forum Moderator
    Moderator Professional Stratics Veteran Wiki Moderator Stratics Legend Campaign Supporter

    Jul 16, 2003
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    Of course, you've probably never left Fel - it was Trammel Yew that got turned into a swamp for 5-6 years.