I hope everyone's new year is off to a great start and I also hope you're all enjoying season 3.
It's been a fun year, @RagingDouche and I are proud to have been able to be a part of this amazing community for yet another year and we look forward to seeing what the future will bring for Minelink!
I'd like to thank all of our December voters for supporting Minelink with your votes. It's thanks to you that we can continue to bring in new players on a daily basis.
The top 10 voters for December are as follows:
The top 3 voters in December (ODale1, @Arden2, @Ryan_the_10) will receive $50, $35, $20 in Buycraft credit.
If you are one of the top 3, send me a forum convo specifying what you would like to purchase from the store with your credit. Credit is applied to the full price of items, so stuff purchased with credit will not be discounted with sales.
Just dropping in with a quick announcement regarding the use of TNT over the next few days.
Christmas is creeping up on us very fast and we recognize that for many, this is a time spent with family. Many of you aren't going to be online to check buffers and make sure you aren't being raided.
In that spirit, TNT explosions will be disabled from Dec 23 @ 12 AM EST to Dec 26 @ 12 AM EST.
@RagingDouche has an exciting announcement coming very soon, so stay tuned!
Today I'd like to introduce a new automated event that has been added to factions. It's what I've been working on recently and I'm very proud to finally be able to reveal it to you!
For a while now, I've wanted to add boss fights, but I lacked the experience in this department, so only after much learning and experimentation am I able to present to you:
The Wither King
Every 2 hours, if there are 30 online players, a special Wither boss will spawn at a static location in WarZone, north of spawn. The exact coordinates are: X=620 Y=38 Z=-690. The boss spawn area is designed to prevent escape. If you jump in, you are committed.
The Wither King is not your normal wither. You will find that he is an extremely capable adversary. He does much more damage than your normal wither and has an incredible amount of damage reduction and...