The changes page shows the latest modifications to the game.
Nanvaent help directory: Changes.1999
Please email any further questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also wish to have a look at the FAQ.
Changes in 1999 include:
23rd November 1999
Corpse parts now decay when they are carried around - cash
those bounty heads in quick ...
14th November 1999
Added a 'level' command for showing your level.
7th November 1999
Added the -N and -E flags to tell if you want to turn off/turn on the
automatic expansion feature.
6th November 1999
The 'list' and 'browse' commands now use the pager for their
People leaving the room with followers should now show up in the
9th October 1999
The 'commands' and 'verbs' commands have been revamped to be more
8th October 1999
Whisper now checks if the person you are whispering to isn't ignoring
3rd October 1999
Layout of Serial Killers in the bounty list changed since the comma
seperated list is too hard to read easily
18th September 1999
Changed the interface to the help command so that it should
be less work to use.
11th September 1999
Added "chat'" feature where it will display a possessive on a channel
5th September 1999
Npcs says no longer get stored in your say history
3rd September 1999
Guilds <guild> now works as it should do
1st September 1999
Added the following commands:
lsays, isaid, lsaid, itold, ltold
21st August 1999
Chronic mad update to the "help changes" file...
Added a "maxidle" command if you wish to set your idle time to less
than 15 minutes. See "help maxidle" for more information.
14th August 1999
Added some checks so that you can deny guests everything now.
12th August 1999
Should have fixed the problem with fixing prices suddenly inflating.
Changed bored so that its now alphabetically sorted
26th July 1999
Serial killer bounties should no longer expire
17th July 1999
Nanvaent's new web site is up and running, check it out at the usual
15th July 1999
Elementalists shields have been improved slightly to make them more
14th July 1999
Mud has been up for over 12 days 15 hours... and still going strong :)
Slight change made to spells, prayers, rituals etc. If you cast an
attacking or holding spell, the person you're attacking will immediately
start fighting back, rather than waiting until you've finished casting
and hit them.
12th July 1999
Maximum bounty increased to 100 platinum coins. Enjoy.
17th June 1999:
The "protect" command has been updated, and now gives a lot more
information, such as who you are protecting, and who is protecting you.
It's also available for all guilds, though at least one guild currently
(monks) will only be able to use it for information and protect removal
See "help protect" for more information.
1st June 1999
Lots of stuff has happened...
Clerics got new titles.
Athene was wiped out by an act of God, but will return soon...
Thieves became better at fencing.
Players can only become addicts by completing the majority of quests.
Some often-killed NPC's have been altered.
19th April 1999:
Newbies can now use the "escape" command up until level ten, though the
range has been drastically reduced to the area around Draemar.
Monks are in testing. Do not ask if you can join the monks guild please,
and DO NOT attempt to mug or kill playtesters!
15th April 1999:
Consent has been changed. Instead of doing "consent raise" you are
now obliged to do "consent list raise". The (hidden) benefit of
this is that "consent list french" is also now possible.
3rd April 1999:
A new command "stats" has been created to help you find out your
current stats. The existing "score stats" still works.
28th March 1999:
Only newbies will keep their equipment when they die.
You only lose 1% of levels (rounded down to 0 in most cases) whether
you pray or get raised by a cleric.