Great game everyone! This is just a friendly reminder that your event feedback forms and IBGAs are due by Sunday the 28th of January at midnight. Additionally, remember that everyone gets 1 World Action and two minor actions. The minor actions can consist of any combination of research, gossip, teaching, learning, production, or dreams provided you have the necessary prerequisite skills. Moving forward, we will have mandatory npc shifts consisting of three hours for every event, so that we can ensure the game has plenty of monsters and various npcs throughout the event. A player may choose to do extra npc time to compensate for any extra time, players will earn 2 cookies per extra hour ...Read More
In the time of the Great War with the demons, there was a Prince who sacrificed himself and his freedom to bring the races together, Prince Patrick Eventide the First. Patrick swore allegiance to the fey court and because of that he was forced to leave his people. While many would find this prison unbearable, Patrick made the best of it as he could. He didn’t wallow in sorrow but he strived to learn as much from the fey as possible. On the occasion of his first birthday, the Queen of the fey came to Patrick and offered to grant him one wish but that wish would only last for the day.
Patrick’s wish was simple, his wish was to be able to go visit the children to make sure they were doing well despite the war...Read More
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...Read More
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.
Please note Purchase’s from previous games are still being applied no need to resubmit them if you did after the last game.Read More
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...Read More
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!
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.
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...Read More
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.
$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
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...Read More