Jump to content

* * * * * 3 votes

Alora Newspaper 11/28/2018

Alora Newspaper

  • Please log in to reply
25 replies to this topic

Posted 28 November 2018 - 07:09 PM #1



Posts: 1871
Likes: 1652
Clan: ICE
Location: Toronto

  • Member Since:
    20 Aug 2017

    • Time spent:
      76d 19h 44m 23s


Hello everyone, and welcome to this month's edition of the Alora newspaper!


Hope you are all having a great day, enjoy reading.





Rule 9 and Rule 13 have received some minor changes, please acknowledge them: 



Date & time of updated rule: 16th November, 2018


Updated section: Rule #13.c - Ragging


Time of date that the update rule(s) will be put into effect: Immediately


Part(s) added, changed, or removed: Highlighted in YELLOW




• c. Ragging is prohibited in the wilderness or ::edgepvp on Alora in its entirety as it negatively affects our PvP community as a whole and debases the dignity of PvP. Alora's definition of a ragger is one who consistently goes out of their way to disrupt someone's experience in the wilderness or ::edgepvp by attacking them repeatedly (staff discretion will be used when infracting someone for ragging). All ragging reports must be reported with sufficient video proof. First offenders will serve 5 hours in jail, followed by a 24-hour ban, with an ending result of a permanent ban.




• c. Attacking a player with only 1 item or essentially no valuable risk with the intent to negatively effect another player's experience in the wilderness is against the rules and will not be tolerated. (ex. Using a ZGS and constantly returning to a specific area or person and harassing the player.) This rule is applied to the entirety of PvP across Alora.

However, certain areas of PvP will follow specific rules.  While in Edgeville and ::edgepvp, the act of griefing fights will not be allowed. (ex. Walking over players constantly or placing items such as cannons down.)
Pjing/Rushing is allowed; But if reported with sufficient evidence of being an on-going issue and considered harassment, it will be dealt with by staff discretion.

First offenders will receive a 5-hour jail followed by a 24-hour ban, increasing to a 7-day ban, and finally, a permanent ban. 




Date & time of updated rule: 19th November, 2018

Updated section: Rule #13.b - Scouting

Time or date that the updated rule(s) will be put into effect: Immediately

Part(s) added, changed or removed: Highlighted in YELLOW



  • • b. Multi-logging in the wilderness is allowed if you have no interaction between any of your accounts. If you have one account skilling in the resource area, and another account killing people in the Revenant Caves this is OK. It is not OK, for example, to skill in the resource area and kill other players there on your alternate account. It is also not allowed to use a second account to protect your accounts in the wilderness.


  • • b. Multi-logging in the wilderness is allowed if you have no interaction between any of your accounts. If you have one account skilling in the resource area, and another account killing people in the Revenant Caves this is OK. It is not OK, for example, to skill in the resource area and kill other players there on your alternate account. It is also not allowed to use a second account to protect your accounts in the wilderness. Scouts are also allowed to an extent, as long as they do not allow an unfair advantage over other players in the Wilderness. Firstly, scouts must be Level 3 combat and have ABSOLUTELY NO ITEMS equipped or in their inventory. Secondly, for example, if you bring a scout to the Chaos Elemental to see who is there before teleporting there, this is okay. It is not okay, however, to plant a scout outside of the Rev Caves entrance while you kill Revs so that you can see when PKers are coming.



Keep up to date with our rules & full list can be found by clicking HERE!





Since the last Newspaper Omicron has been working very hard to pinpoint some of the Bugs/Fixes

that Alora needs, added some long-awaited PvP fixes, worked on some QOL, and gave us a new Minigame!


Huge thank you to Omicron for being a beast!



27/11/2018 Update






If you want to check out the entire update list, click HERE!


Once again, huge props to @Omicron  :10out10:




Over the last month there have been some changes to the staff team, you can see them below:


Staff updates as of November 7th and 25th:



M A C K has been promoted to Global Moderator.

Immortal Fox has been promoted to Global Moderator.

Lord Aizen has been promoted to Forum Moderator.

Paine has been promoted to Forum Moderator.

To gain has returned as Server Moderator.

Trade For GP  has been promoted to Server Moderator.

Mhk has been promoted to Server Moderator.

Fe mag3 fe has been promoted to Server Moderator.

Sassafras has been promoted to Server Support.

Moral Truth has been promoted to Server Support.



Loo has resigned from Global Moderator.

Iron Aritus has resigned from Server Moderator.

Zach McCoy has resigned from Server Support.

Dumdum has resigned from Server Support.


For more info on the Staff updates, click HERE!




I have decided to interview our newest Server Support Sassafras, and our most beloved member Trailer Park! I hope you enjoy hearing what they had to say.  ^_^ 



Greetings, @Sassafras.



Dante : How are you liking being a Server Support for Alora?


Sassafras: It's chill, it's nice to be helping solve problems behind the veil. I'm getting more exposure to how streamlined the process is, and I can't wait to gain more experience at it.


Dante: What is one down-side you've come across being staff on Alora?


Sassafras: I'll admit I'm struggling a bit with the no-AFK staff rule, but it's just something I'll adapt to. Playing two accounts while staffing is also harder than I thought!


Dante: What is something very simple that you find most people get wrong?


Sassafras: Brushing their teeth. You shouldn't be trying to saw off your teeth with the brush, just vibrate it in one small spot and repeat that throughout your whole mouth.


Dante: If you could live in any era before the one we're in now, when would it be and why?


Sassafras: Probably the late 1400's, I think the age of exploration would have been incredible to witness first-hand . Of course that's only if I wasn't one of the unlucky to die from disease/poor nutrition.


Dante: What is your greatest achievement?


Sassafras: I think my best achievement was finishing college in 4 years. I went through a rough period and almost dropped out of school my sophomore year. I had to take a full load of credits every semester until graduation to make up for it, but I finished on-time when I didn't really believe I could do it.


Dante: What is your closest close-call?


Sassafras: I was nearly killed in a motorcycle accident a couple years ago. Was riding on the back of a friend's bike with no protection (stupid), and it started wobbling like crazy at high speeds.



Dante: What is the worst purchase you've ever made?


Sassafras: An airsoft rifle: Spent $200 of hard-saved allowance, used it once, and moved onto other things.


Dante: What is your favorite pass-time (besides Alora)?


Sassafras: Getting really drunk and watching terrible movies. If you ever want to almost die laughing, watch some of Neil Breen's movies or "The Room". The stupider the better.


Dante: What is the most irritating thing someone can do?


Sassafras: Litter. Just don't do it, it's infuriatingly lazy. Take the extra 30 seconds and throw it away in a garbage/recycling bin. So many beautiful places around me are ruined by trash, and it could be easily avoided.


Dante: What is the worst thing to have a phobia of?


Sassafras: Snakes, they're such amazing and curious animals.





Next on our list is Trailer Park!



Greetings, @Trailer Park.



DanteHow does it feel to be the most beloved person on Alora (to me)?


Trailer Park: It feels neat as heck it rustles my jimmies when you shoot kissy emojis at me.



Dante: What is your favorite thing to do outside of PKing on Alora?


Trailer Park: When I'm not PKing you can find me helping the special needs kids of Alora.


Dante: What is your most memorable moment that you are willing to share?


Trailer Park: My most memorable moment is when me and Horror made friendship bracelets together.


Dante: Do you play any other games outside of Alora?


Trailer Park: The only other game I play is farm simulator because I was meant to plow.


Dante: What is the most interesting fact you have about yourself?


Trailer Park: I'm the most interesting person I know because of my uncontrollable drinking problem.


Dante: If you could meet one person IRL from Alora who would it be?


Trailer Park: I'd want to meet Jonttu and give him English lessons.


Dante: What is your dream job?


Trailer Park: My dream job is yelling at people for money.


Dante: Which movie do you wish you were living in?


Trailer ParkSchindler's list.


Dante: Which person on Alora would be the worst leader of a Country?


Trailer Park: Lowkey would be a terrible leader he'll set the country back like his hairline.


Dante: What is the highest pressure situation you've been in and how did it go?


Trailer Park: I had to poop once on a lift 50 storeys up with the wind shaking us I never made it and pooped myself then cried.


Thank you for answering these questions, Trailer Park !




Have any interview questions you would like to ask any of the staff members?

Don't hesitate to send me or Dante a private message via forums/discord and I'll include them in next edition along with the answers from that staff member!








The MOTM poll has concluded and here are the final results received from the community.

The 3 top winners have been picked and the final voting has taken place among the staff team


The very final winner of December MOTM is...





Congratulations Vuqe You have stood out in the eye of the community as well as in the eye of the staff team. Thank you for being a great member here on Alora     :)

Contact Lowkey for your 3 bonds prize in-game, and your Forum Awards will be active shortly.


Stay tuned until the next month when voting takes place!







The November Community Awards are out now!

Visit this link to see the results;





That concludes the end of this newspaper! 

Read our last newspaper by clicking HERE!



Promoted to SS November 6th, 2017

Promoted to Server Moderator November 17th, 2017

Promoted to Global Moderator January 17th, 2018

Maxed Classic Account March 20th, 2018

Promoted to Administrator May 3rd, 2018

Posted 28 November 2018 - 07:10 PM #2

EIM Hentai

EIM Hentai
Posts: 359
Likes: 325
Clan: ICE
Location: Germany

  • Member Since:
    14 Apr 2018

    • Time spent:
      49d 19h 27m 41s

Very nice Dante <3



At this moment Hentai knew , he fucked up.


Posted 28 November 2018 - 07:16 PM #3

King purple
Event Manager

King purple
Posts: 782
Likes: 1426
Clan: ICE
Location: Portugal

  • Member Since:
    17 Sep 2017

    • Time spent:
      129d 12h 56m 30s

I love you, @Dante



Rob's interview is something else LOOOL





Posted 28 November 2018 - 07:18 PM #4

Zach McCoy

Zach McCoy
Posts: 907
Likes: 762
Clan: Alora
Location: Maryland

  • Member Since:
    12 Aug 2018

    • Time spent:
      16d 10h 26m 40s

Hey man, love these and especially the interviews! @Trailer Park is hilarious lol, also you put "August community awards" instead of "November".



200m skills achieved




Community Awards




Posted 28 November 2018 - 07:40 PM #5

Dr Dee Are E


Dr Dee Are E
Posts: 81
Likes: 73

  • Member Since:
    06 Nov 2018

    • Time spent:
      5d 29m 25s
Love the interviews! Good job on the news, first one ive ever read!


IGN: Dr Dee Are E

---------- Signature Shop ----------

Posted 28 November 2018 - 07:46 PM #6


Extreme Donator

Posts: 1334
Likes: 1088
Location: 尾張旭市

  • Member Since:
    15 Sep 2017

    • Time spent:
      101d 18h 59m 31s
Thanks for this months newspaper article, Dante.
Great job as per usual.

Posted 28 November 2018 - 08:40 PM #7

Elite Ironman

Posts: 32
Likes: 27

  • Member Since:
    30 Oct 2018

    • Time spent:
      1d 11h 26m 16s

Oh man, these were some of the best responses ever. I was laughing so hard, good work bruv.


The One and Only 






Posted 28 November 2018 - 08:56 PM #8

Moral Truth

Server Support

Moral Truth
Posts: 588
Likes: 448
Clan: Alora
Location: California

  • Member Since:
    26 Sep 2018

    • Time spent:
      23d 23h 14m 8s

Great read of responses from @Sassafras and @Trailer Park. That was quite the chuckle lol.



Promoted to Server Support on November 7th, 2018.

All accounts:

Moral Truth (Normie)

Moral Wisdom (Zerker)

Fe Moral (Ironman)

EIM Moral (Elite Ironman)

Moral (Classic)

Posted 28 November 2018 - 10:07 PM #9

Master Donator

Posts: 255
Likes: 407
Clan: #Peeks
Location: Deep forest middle of uganda

  • Member Since:
    08 Jan 2017

    • Time spent:
      12d 22h 49m 11s

still dont understand why you guys made multilogging a fucking big thing like it effects anything

Posted ImagePosted Image

Posted Image Posted Image

Posted 28 November 2018 - 10:28 PM #10

Iron Peep
Super Donator

Iron Peep
Posts: 185
Likes: 135
Clan: C O A
Location: Detroit

  • Member Since:
    12 Nov 2017

    • Time spent:
      26d 13h 36m 49s

Always a fun read, thanks for putting this together Dante :)


Iron Peep (Maxed Iron 1.7b XP)

RubyDaCherry (Maxed Normie, 400m XP)

Stay Slaying (Classic, 200m XP)





Posted 29 November 2018 - 12:06 AM #11

Legendary Donator

Posts: 514
Likes: 1233
Location: Finland

  • Member Since:
    01 Oct 2016

    • Time spent:
      140d 20h 51m 19s
Good job Dante as always.
Still waiting for my interview.

Posted 29 November 2018 - 12:59 AM #12

DB Aspect

Graphic Designer

DB Aspect
Posts: 60
Likes: 182
Clan: ICE

  • Member Since:
    27 Mar 2018

    • Time spent:
      13d 10h 58m 34s
Lmao great newspaper! The interview with my guy @Trailer Park was 10/10
Posted Image

Posted 29 November 2018 - 02:06 AM #13



Posts: 24
Likes: 35
Clan: ICE
Location: United States

  • Member Since:
    24 May 2018

    • Time spent:
      8d 14h 52m 38s

Great job on this one @Dante !

Loved reading the interviews of both @Trailer Park and @Sassafras. Thanks for your time fellas!



Posted 29 November 2018 - 02:08 AM #14

Server Support

Posts: 83
Likes: 101
Clan: ICE

  • Member Since:
    15 Sep 2018

    • Time spent:
      9d 21h 40m 23s

Love it! @Trailer Park's interview 11/10 tbh

Promoted to Server Support - December 1st 2018



Posted 29 November 2018 - 03:09 AM #15



Posts: 38
Likes: 24
Clan: ICE
Location: Liverpool

  • Member Since:
    19 Nov 2018

    • Time spent:
      2d 6h 20m 29s
Wonderful read loved both the interviews and congratulations to Vuqe

Posted 29 November 2018 - 03:47 AM #16


Server Support

Posts: 384
Likes: 594
Clan: Staff | Phereus
Location: Maryland, USA

  • Member Since:
    17 Jul 2017

    • Time spent:
      50d 9h 38m 2s

Thanks for both interviewing me and putting this together again @Dante, great read as usual.

"Ain't that just the way?"




Sassafras - Comped Normal

ultSASSAFRAS - Comped UIM (deironed)

Ult Sass - Unofficial HCUIM

28 Sassafras - Unofficial HCUIM

Posted 29 November 2018 - 04:10 AM #17


Elite Ironman

Posts: 33
Likes: 19

  • Member Since:
    21 Nov 2018

    • Time spent:
      1d 21h 16m 23s

Nice, Love the idea of a newspaper on Alora, fearly new so its nice to see that this community has these things :)


Posted 29 November 2018 - 04:11 AM #18

Super Donator

Posts: 29
Likes: 46
Clan: #peeks

  • Member Since:
    16 Feb 2018

    • Time spent:
      1d 12h 57m 47s

@Trailer Park is my bf and i loved this


Posted 29 November 2018 - 05:05 AM #19



Posts: 941
Likes: 972
Clan: #peeks

  • Member Since:
    14 Apr 2018

    • Time spent:
      35d 3h 34m 36s

It is very nice to learn more about @Sassafras and really glad to see he has joined the team. Also @Trailer Park is daddy, thanks for this month's newspaper @Dante



Promoted to Server Support on 5/4/2018.
Promoted to Server Moderator on 6/20/2018.
Resigned on 7/12/2018, Returned on 8/7/2018.
Promoted to Forum Moderator on 9/8/2018.
Promoted to Global Moderator on 10/3/2018.

Resigned on 11/30/2018. 

May Community/Staff Awards 2018 -        September Community/Staff Awards 2018 -         November Community/Staff Awards 2018

Best Server Support                                                    Best Forum Moderator                                                            Most Active Staff on Forums
Most Active Staff In-game

June Community/Staff Awards 2018 -       October Community/Staff Awards 2018 -
Most Active Staff In-game                                         Most Active Staff on Forums
Most Wealthy
Most Addicted to Gambling

Posted 29 November 2018 - 05:00 PM #20



Posts: 435
Likes: 4289

  • Member Since:
    18 Jul 2016

    • Time spent:
      186d 15h 35m 49s

Those interviews are always entertaining, especially @Trailer Park's. 


Good job on the newspaper once again! @Dante

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users