It is currently Mon Nov 20, 2017 1:48 am
Change font size

Out of Character Chatter

Atonement

Want to hang out and have a friendly, off-topic discussion with your fellow players and the staff? This is the place to do it.

Moderator: Elder Staff

Atonement

Postby jdidds » Sun Jul 06, 2014 5:14 am

I keep seeing people mention this on the forums. What is it?
Code: Select all
There is currently 1 soul braving the world all alone.
User avatar
jdidds
Elf Recruit
 
Posts: 257
Joined: Tue Jun 24, 2014 9:29 am
Location: Somewhere over there

Re: Atonement

Postby tehkory » Sun Jul 06, 2014 9:28 am

jdidds wrote:I keep seeing people mention this on the forums. What is it?

A sci-fi RPI developed by/run by various figures, owned by Songweaver/Kithrater. Icarus was rather heavily involved over a long period of time, as were Holmes/Octavius.

We use its codebase, edited back to almost Middle-Earth. There's currently another (99%-defunct) RPI still limping along using a slightly-divergent codebase with a few extra functions this one lacks(I quite like the code additions, but that MUD is deaaaaaad).

Though, Cormac's picked it up recently. Maybe it'll keep hobbling along?

www.parallelrpi.com
tehkory
Master Ent
 
Posts: 619
Joined: Tue Dec 03, 2013 3:21 pm

Re: Atonement

Postby jdidds » Sun Jul 06, 2014 9:45 am

Cool. Thanks for the reply :)
Code: Select all
There is currently 1 soul braving the world all alone.
User avatar
jdidds
Elf Recruit
 
Posts: 257
Joined: Tue Jun 24, 2014 9:29 am
Location: Somewhere over there

Re: Atonement

Postby Eugene » Sun Jul 06, 2014 3:39 pm

I'm surprised it's easily talked about since I recall it being a bit of a sore spot. Then again, I probably just talked to Kite too much.
User avatar
Eugene
Dwarf Recruit
 
Posts: 64
Joined: Fri Dec 13, 2013 2:25 am

Re: Atonement

Postby Icarus » Sun Jul 06, 2014 3:54 pm

Considering half our IMMs are from old SOI, and half from Atone, think we repaired the bridge.
[Petition: Player] I am ready to begin my interdimensional adventure.

A mutilated little orc murmurs, nodding as he mutters,
"I fought good today. Yuh. Fought good, 'specially for bein' the kitchen-snaga. Yuh, I did."
User avatar
Icarus
Staffer Emeritus
 
Posts: 2837
Joined: Tue Aug 20, 2013 6:45 pm

Re: Atonement

Postby Bogre » Sun Jul 06, 2014 7:32 pm

And a great deal of our players were involved with both.
Bogre
Verified Member
 
Posts: 21
Joined: Fri May 16, 2014 11:54 am

Re: Atonement

Postby Raukran » Sun Jul 06, 2014 7:50 pm

It's where I cut my teeth on the RPI engine. Somewhere in alpha is where I lost my soul.
I am not responsible for the actions of my characters.
Raukran
Unverified User
 
Posts: 101
Joined: Fri Dec 27, 2013 2:44 am

Re: Atonement

Postby toofast » Mon Jul 07, 2014 10:10 pm

Atonement is a way of life.

Also, last I heard crayon was taking PRPI's server/codebase etc. and using it to create a new MUD that he has been messing around with. Wouldn't put money into it, but I'll give him my best wishes. Sounds like an Alpha-ish setting, if he's even still working on it.
User avatar
toofast
Elf Recruit
 
Posts: 188
Joined: Mon Dec 02, 2013 6:15 pm

Re: Atonement

Postby radioactivejesus » Mon Jul 07, 2014 10:20 pm

toofast wrote:Atonement is a way of life.

Also, last I heard crayon was taking PRPI's server/codebase etc. and using it to create a new MUD that he has been messing around with. Wouldn't put money into it, but I'll give him my best wishes. Sounds like an Alpha-ish setting, if he's even still working on it.

I checked out the development forum for that mud. It's been overrun by 10,0000 spambots with not a single real post in sight
A really bad sword with a short blade lies here.
look sword
This sword hardly even a sword. It's kind of really just a piece of metal bent like a sword. Its blade is rather short. Kind of pathetic, really.
User avatar
radioactivejesus
Ent Sapling
 
Posts: 463
Joined: Tue Feb 18, 2014 10:39 pm

Re: Atonement

Postby toofast » Mon Jul 07, 2014 10:44 pm

Sounds like a good start. This board needs more spam bot posts, they always gave me a good laugh.
User avatar
toofast
Elf Recruit
 
Posts: 188
Joined: Mon Dec 02, 2013 6:15 pm

Re: Atonement

Postby Nimrod » Tue Jul 08, 2014 9:58 am

I'm a huge supporter of new RPI's and love to see people get involved with trying to make their dreams a reality. I don't see any reason why we can't support those who are working so hard. Plus it's a good way for people to learn how to build, craft and prog so they can come back here and build for us! ;P

If there's enough interest, I'd be willing to bring the idea to the other Elder Staff members to create a dedicated forum here for indie mud producers needing a hand with code and such.
The greatest enemy to propaganda or even counter-propaganda is open, unadulterated channels of free opinion.
User avatar
Nimrod
Game Lead
 
Posts: 5425
Joined: Tue Aug 20, 2013 12:51 pm

Re: Atonement

Postby radioactivejesus » Tue Jul 08, 2014 2:43 pm

Nimrod wrote:I'm a huge supporter of new RPI's and love to see people get involved with trying to make their dreams a reality. I don't see any reason why we can't support those who are working so hard. Plus it's a good way for people to learn how to build, craft and prog so they can come back here and build for us! ;P

If there's enough interest, I'd be willing to bring the idea to the other Elder Staff members to create a dedicated forum here for indie mud producers needing a hand with code and such.

that sounds like an awesome idea.
A really bad sword with a short blade lies here.
look sword
This sword hardly even a sword. It's kind of really just a piece of metal bent like a sword. Its blade is rather short. Kind of pathetic, really.
User avatar
radioactivejesus
Ent Sapling
 
Posts: 463
Joined: Tue Feb 18, 2014 10:39 pm

Re: Atonement

Postby toofast » Tue Jul 08, 2014 4:38 pm

+1 for Nimrod's idea, it's awesome.
User avatar
toofast
Elf Recruit
 
Posts: 188
Joined: Mon Dec 02, 2013 6:15 pm

Re: Atonement

Postby Holmes » Tue Jul 08, 2014 10:54 pm

toofast wrote:Atonement is a way of life.

Also, last I heard crayon was taking PRPI's server/codebase etc. and using it to create a new MUD that he has been messing around with. Wouldn't put money into it, but I'll give him my best wishes. Sounds like an Alpha-ish setting, if he's even still working on it.


It's still being worked on- but both he and Chazz are extremely busy over the summer and so there won't be much progress on it again until September.

The code changes that have been implemented are extremely interesting from what I've been told of them, though.
User avatar
Holmes
Elf Recruit
 
Posts: 213
Joined: Fri Aug 23, 2013 3:22 pm


Return to Out of Character Chatter

Connect

FacebookTwitter

Login

Who is online

Amazing people browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

Login