Self improvement showdown!

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Self improvement showdown!

Post by Mele » Sat Jun 08, 2019 6:00 pm

Have you mastered all of your weapons? I bet not! (Shush, Aoife!)

The Church of Lathander invites you to a competition to improve one uncommonly used weapon from inept ability with it to a grandly mastered knowledge of it.

Your options are:
Whips
Thrown projectiles
Rope weapons
Lines
Crossbows
Chains
Bows
Slings

Write a letter to Meira to submit your entry. Your name, and the weapon you choose. In return you will be sent back a mundane weapon in the category you have chosen. Those of you who manage to grandly master the weapon you have chose you will receive a powerfully enchanted weapon designed to your aesthetic.

(Today, 6-8 is the beginning to give your name in. I will send out weapons come 6-12. From 6-13 to 6-30 are your days to work with your weapon. I will be checking opening and closing skill levels, no funny business. ;) )
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Re: Self improvement showdown!

Post by George » Sat Jun 08, 2019 11:02 pm

Woo! I can do slings.
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Post by Mele » Sat Jun 22, 2019 2:57 pm

8 more days! When you are finished mail Meira a letter with:

NAME:
WEAPON CHOICE:
SKILL LEVEL YOU REACHED:
WEAPON CATEGORY PREFERENCE: (Ex for polearms I'd choose a halberd. Obvs not an option in this, but you get it.)
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Post by Mele » Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:38 pm

Tomorrow this ends!

If you didn't make it to GM, please do not be upset you're still getting a reward!


Also I had several variants of this in mind for the future (Though some have been scooped up by other faith's as tied in events with my blessing) so hopefully there will be something for everyone!

Lathander promotes bettering yourself and that is not just the body! Be ready!
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Post by Mele » Mon Jul 01, 2019 6:42 pm

If you sent your letter, you have your reward!


NOW LET'S DO IT AGAIN! I'm on vacation for half of this month so I'm going to get this out NOW, and finish it once I'm home.

Choose a language! Send Meira a letter with any language and you'll soon find yourself inept at said language. (Even if it goes over your limit!)

If you GM the language by July 31, you keep it. If you do not, it disappears!

Happy improving!
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Post by Mele » Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:02 pm

Congratulations! The Church of Lathander is proud of ANY effort of self betterment and you get to keep your languages no matter what!

Posting our next challenge soon, be ready!
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Re: Self improvement showdown!

Post by Mele » Sat Aug 03, 2019 12:41 am

HELLO! DO YOU LIKE TRADES?

Send Meira a letter with a trade you want to work on! You have a month to get it to .. nothing, because we're not about to force you offline here! You have a month to produce an item and mail it to Meira! You may request any trade but wandmaking, staffmaking and herbalism. In their place you can request brewing and scribing.

Happy Creating, Lathander loves you!
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Re: Self improvement showdown!

Post by Mele » Mon Sep 02, 2019 2:00 am

Get your August things in!

Does anyone have a request/suggestion for September before I push through my next idea? :)
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Re: Self improvement showdown!

Post by George » Mon Sep 02, 2019 11:41 am

Do you want people to send an item even if they didn't GM?

I'm considering one for Chauntea soon. I'll get with you. :D
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Re: Self improvement showdown!

Post by Ralthasar » Mon Sep 02, 2019 1:19 pm

An idea I might propose, is "exotic" weapons. Maybe. Though weapons have been done before.

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Re: Self improvement showdown!

Post by Mele » Mon Sep 02, 2019 2:45 pm

You were never supposed to GM. Sorry if I wrote poorly! You were just supposed to send an item.
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Re: Self improvement showdown!

Post by George » Mon Sep 02, 2019 9:41 pm

Oh, goodness! Then I shall send away! Thankee sai.
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