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Shelox Treasure, posted on Thu Feb 24 02:47:45 2011
Posted by: Jian
Category: Ram (domain pages)
Heroes brave enough to venture into Queen Shelox's lair may now find some incredibly rare treasure there.

New Command, posted on Mon Feb 21 04:25:40 2011
Posted by: Presto
Category: Special
There is a simple new command called "contents" that shows the just the contents of a container without having to look at it. Credit to Yennefer for the idea report... er, 6 years ago. Although she hasn't been on in 4 years either. Anyway.

New Client, posted on Sat Feb 12 22:26:06 2011
Posted by: Pit
Category: Liaison (domain pages)
The default client for playing Discworld has changed to DECAFMUD, a flash- and javascript-based browser client.

Decafmud features copy/paste, multiple commands on one line and limited logging.

The old java client is still available, from

Two Ritual Changes, posted on Fri Feb 11 04:06:16 2011
Posted by: Turvity
Category: Guilds
Two small ritual changes:

Kaylar has made parch usable on items. This is particularly useful for crafts where you need to wait for items to dry.

The insect swarms summoned by creeping doom are now able to devour corpses. This makes them more dangerous to everyone around them, including the caster. The sizes have also changed, but this is a change in scale and description, rather than a change in actual power.

Furniture Fixes, posted on Tue Feb 8 06:48:52 2011
Posted by: Turvity
Category: Special
A few general fixes to furniture:

* Umbrella stands should now actually be able to hold umbrellas

* Small items that can be placed in your house (e.g. bowls and trophies)

should no longer claim that they're too heavy placed on other furniture.

* Wind chimes now respond to wind levels when placed in outside rooms like


A few new furnitures have also been added to various shops, mostly niche items.

Playershop Problems, posted on Mon Feb 7 12:54:53 2011
Posted by: Pit
Category: Liaison (domain pages)
Following the recent rollback, many playershops have lost their

waiting list. Don't worry, your items are not truly lost!

We are currently working on a solution to recover these lists with

minimal pain. Feel free to ask a liaison whether your shop can be

fixed, although it may take a day or two before we can (easily) do




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