Royal Invitation

To the Heroes who gathered in Verinfall;

As the newly appointed First Ambassador of Altera His Royal Highness, Prince Patrick XXXIX, has tasked me with the organization and oversight of events surrounding his coronation.  It is therefore my responsibility and pleasure to invite all of you to Colstean on January the 13th of the coming year for such celebrations as I can arrange given the circumstances.  

 The glory that is Alteran refinement will be on display for all to enjoy naturally.  His Highness has however asked that those attending be invited to showcase the very best of their own cultures which I am sure will prove most entertaining.  We welcome you to bring a dish to share with the assembled heroes and nobility that represents the very best of your culture...

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Website Upgrade

Altera Awakens is enhancing the online player experience by allowing users to access their character sheet, cookie log and documents associated with their player and/or character. This project is being rolled out incrementally so we appreciate your patience as we continue to enhance and improve this project.

You can view information specific to your account here, but you must be logged in with a valid account and have an active character at Altera Awakens.

www.alteraawakens.com/player-page

Please note Purchase’s from previous games are still being applied no need to resubmit them if you did after the last game.

If you are logged in and still cannot access your player information here, please contact the webmaster (webmaster@alteraawakens.com) or Altera Awakens Plot (plot@alteraawakens...

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Royal Proclamation of Patrick XXXIX Crown Prince of Altera

I, Patrick XXXIX Crown Prince of Altera, and Lord Regent until such time as the formal coronation can be had, formally declare that the Great Exile established by Hector I has regrettably failed.

The Elder Races that were once no more than myth have begun to slowly return and without doubt will reshape the world as we know it.  For three thousand years this has been a world ruled through the superiority of human will. Now the threat is imminent that we may once again  be oppressed by beings not of this world.  

At a gathering that we hosted in the Alteran village of Verinfall an Emissary approached the gathered persons with an offer to create rules of war, for war is inevitable, between humans and the returning Demon Hordes...

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Pre-Reg BLITZ!

We are excited to officially announce our Pre-Registration BLITZ!! For every 5 people that Pre-Reg for the Sept 17th game by the end of August, we will award one (1) additional XP point to the existing base XP of the game (50).

In addition, we are glad to have identified dates for the upcoming year’s events and therefore, funds received will be put toward reserving those dates!

Lastly, as a courtesy to some players who have mentioned that they cannot attend this event but plan to attend our future events, you can still receive the same amount of XP for your character by paying the same $20 Pre-reg fee as attending players.

As always, thanks to our awesome players and Plot Staff for your excitement and enthusiasm! We can’t wait to meet everyone September 17th!

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September 17th “The Awakening”

Red Top Mountain (Group Shelter #2)
11 am Est – 12 pm Est Check In
12 pm Est – 6 pm Est Game Time
Off-site by 7 pm Est

Cost: $20 (Light Lunch Provided)*

*There is a small kitchen with refrigerator and stove top if anyone wishes to make use of it in addition to the general food provided by the game staff.

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It began as all avalanches do, with one small stone rolling down a mountain, unnoticed and unremarkable. It started in a field near the wagon stop of Verinfall that one small stone was found by quite by accident. A small bit of stone was uncovered by recent rains and runoff. That small stone led to ruins buried in several millennia of dirt and mud which led to a full excavation by the Bardic College. Say what you will, but the Alteran...

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Donations

Several people continue to ask us how they can donate to Altera Awakens. We are currently accepting your donations through GoFundMe and special thanks to those who have already chosen to donate, your cookies and games have been noted! For other ways to donate to Altera, check out our Volunteering section.

Donation Structure

$10 = 5 Cookies
$25 = 15 Cookies
$50 = 1 Game & 5 Cookies
$100 = 2 Games & 10 Cookies
$150 = 3 Games & 20 Cookies
$200 = 5 Games & 25 Cookies

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Welcome

The best thing about Altera are the Bards. On any given night, in any given tavern in any of the five kingdoms, you can find one of the College’s Bards telling stories, singing songs, acting out pageantries, or in any number of ways amusing the large crowds with stories from long ago – the stories of knights and dragons, wizards and witches, the legends of how the ancients made our world safe for all of mankind. For children, they are the lifeblood of excitement and the dreams with which they go to bed. For adults, they are just mythology and legends.

For three thousand years, the world had been safe from monsters and magic. King Eventide had put an end to those threats and all knew him by his face printed on every coin...

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Player Assistance Program

Coming into a new LARP, with new rules, new safety guidelines and with a new character needing new costuming and weapons can be both overwhelming and expensive to new players. The Staff of Altera Awakens wants to help alleviate that pain and help grow the passion of LARPing by offering the following New Player Assistance in getting started.

**This Program is open to EVERYONE, regardless of LARPing experience.

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NPC Registration

For those planning to NPC for the Sept 17th one day, please Pre-Reg so we can be sure to get you food and prepare stats for your NPC. This way we can be ready to roll as soon as the game begins. As always, thanks so much to all our NPCs, our players appreciate your time and the enthusiasm you bring into the world!

 

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A Few Notes…

1) Starting Gear, If you can use it you get a tag for it at game 1. All casters will end up with their necessary items for casting. If you’re a wizard ( you do NOT need to bring casting blocks we will provide them), If you’re a sorcerer you only need to bring a scale between 50-100g balance (we will supply the weights), Relic Casters we will supply the Phys rep for your first relic and any future relic that is found that is not a weapon, Warlocks will need a means of drawing tattoos we will provide the patterns. Sages will need a book to hold 8.5 by 11 sheets of paper. Crafters will receive a bonus amount of pre-crafted gear equal to what they could make in 1 production period at check-in. They do not have to pay the material cost for this...

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