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#1041 Offline Palm

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Posted May 25 2013 - 02:31 AM

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#1042 Offline Toatapio Nuva

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Posted May 25 2013 - 07:12 AM

Anyone else think that the Dasaka may have come from the three-finger-island (IF it exists in this RPG)? The name Kentoku Archipelago kind of brought it to my mind, as well as the fact that they landed on the Ta-Wahi beach, which is in that direction. Just guessin'.


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#1043 Offline Canis Lycaon

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Posted May 25 2013 - 07:23 AM

So, about Marks. Can I make a character with one now, or no?

 

Also, someone needs to make a character with both an Anxilia and a Parakuka so they can get yelled at by two different beings only they can hear.


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#1044 Offline Parks and Rekt

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Posted May 25 2013 - 07:24 AM

No.

 

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Posted May 25 2013 - 07:33 AM

So, about Marks. Can I make a character with one now, or no?

 

Also, someone needs to make a character with both an Anxilia and a Parakuka so they can get yelled at by two different beings only they can hear.

I dunno. That's like asking for 2 custom weapons and powers for a Toa.


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Posted May 25 2013 - 07:37 AM

Also, someone needs to make a character with both an Anxilia and a Parakuka so they can get yelled at by two different beings only they can hear.

This would be great, if it were done well.

 

So, about Marks. Can I make a character with one now, or no?

 

Nope, I think they're closed off for now. If you're really keen on having an emotion-eater though, you might try pitching one of Tobduk's species to Nuju. Tobduk was an Order of Mata Nui agent who got stronger when he was near to anyone who was angry, and could use kanohi.  He was significantly taller than a toa, but lacked elemental power.


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#1047 Offline Onarax

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Posted May 25 2013 - 07:40 AM

Marks have been closed since ... mid-2012, I think.


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#1048 Offline Palm

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Posted May 25 2013 - 09:08 AM

Marks have been closed for a while, in addition, Nuju Metru wanted me to remove it's function. The only reason he still has it is for his arc that he's in and his development. Otherwise, there's not really any point to have one right now. Sorry. :/


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Posted May 25 2013 - 09:25 AM

I really hate asking, but what are these "Marks"? do they have a bzprpg.wikia page?


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Posted May 25 2013 - 09:39 AM

They were tattoos that gave you power when exposed to emotions.
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#1051 Offline Aiwendil

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Posted May 25 2013 - 09:44 AM

I can see why they were outlawed =P


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Posted May 25 2013 - 09:48 AM

the plot was so long

 

and confusing 


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#1053 Offline Parks and Rekt

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Posted May 25 2013 - 10:00 AM

I can see why they were outlawed =P

 

They were never outlawed. The plot ended and all the Marks were removed except a couple. Through either further plot or character inactivity, Utu became the only one left.

 

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#1054 Offline Aiwendil

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Posted May 25 2013 - 11:32 AM

I can see why they were outlawed =P

 

They were never outlawed. The plot ended and all the Marks were removed except a couple. Through either further plot or character inactivity, Utu became the only one left.

 

-Tyler

not outlawed, per-se, but they aren't included in the current BZRPG


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Posted May 25 2013 - 11:44 AM

Alright, I have a question for y'all.

 

I have seen multiple references to disks that don't seem to follow the norm of regular Bamboo Disks. In particular I remember one of Toatapio's characters using something called a "razor disk".

 

Am I correct in assuming that disks here in this RPG have been upgraded to include metal or otherwise custom versions with far more efficency?


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Posted May 25 2013 - 11:46 AM

 

I can see why they were outlawed =P

 

They were never outlawed. The plot ended and all the Marks were removed except a couple. Through either further plot or character inactivity, Utu became the only one left.

 

-Tyler

not outlawed, per-se, but they aren't included in the current BZRPG

 

Because the plot ended. The characters got together and gave it a conclusion, and the Marks, as plot devices, disappeared. They've all served their purposes and the plot won't be returning. Thus, neither will the Marks. Rules and regulations had nothing to do with it.

 

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Posted May 25 2013 - 11:56 AM

I'm just gonna stop talking now o.o


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Posted May 25 2013 - 01:18 PM

I really hate asking, but what are these "Marks"? do they have a bzprpg.wikia page?

They do.

 

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Posted May 25 2013 - 01:28 PM

Alright, I have a question for y'all.

 

I have seen multiple references to disks that don't seem to follow the norm of regular Bamboo Disks. In particular I remember one of Toatapio's characters using something called a "razor disk".

 

Am I correct in assuming that disks here in this RPG have been upgraded to include metal or otherwise custom versions with far more efficency?

 

Most disks, to my understanding, are still the bamboo type that were seen on Mata Nui.  Many PCs, however, have customised their disks, making them out of metal or crystal, giving them bladed edges etc.  We do not, however, have Kanoka.  Yet :P


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Posted May 25 2013 - 02:03 PM

Well, a metal disk is the first step, and knowing Nuparu's genius...


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Posted May 25 2013 - 02:04 PM

Well, a metal disk is the first step, and knowing Nuparu's genius...

Kanoka disks are made from protodermis, Almanax


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Posted May 25 2013 - 02:16 PM

Well, a metal disk is the first step, and knowing Nuparu's genius...

Kanoka disks are made from protodermis, Almanax

There is metallic protodermis, Geardirector. :P


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Posted May 25 2013 - 02:16 PM

EVERYTHING in MU is made out of protodermis, even the plants :P


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Posted May 25 2013 - 02:38 PM

 

Well, a metal disk is the first step, and knowing Nuparu's genius...

Kanoka disks are made from protodermis, Almanax

There is metallic protodermis, Geardirector. :P

 

Let me rephrase that.

 

From BS01:

 

[color=rgb(0,0,0);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(216,235,238);]Kanoka, the [/color]Matoran[color=rgb(0,0,0);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(216,235,238);] word for "Disk," are made from purified [/color]Liquid Protodermis[color=rgb(0,0,0);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(216,235,238);] by forgers in all areas of the city[/color]


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Posted May 25 2013 - 02:49 PM

 

 

Well, a metal disk is the first step, and knowing Nuparu's genius...

Kanoka disks are made from protodermis, Almanax

There is metallic protodermis, Geardirector. :P

 

Let me rephrase that.

 

From BS01:

 

[color=rgb(0,0,0);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(216,235,238);]Kanoka, the [/color]Matoran[color=rgb(0,0,0);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(216,235,238);] word for "Disk," are made from purified [/color]Liquid Protodermis[color=rgb(0,0,0);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(216,235,238);] by forgers in all areas of the city[/color]

 

Which becomes metal-like when it cools down and solidifies. ;)


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Posted May 25 2013 - 03:07 PM

Activity is probably going to be low for me for the next week or so, as such, I'd greatly appreciate it if those who need my character shoot me a quick PM. ;3

 

Also...

 

[color=rgb(0,0,0);][font="arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"]EVERYTHING in MU is made out of protodermis, even the plants :P[/color][/font]

 

Technically, we're not in the MU, so our environment is made up of natural materials common to Aqua Magna.  That is, if that part of canon holds any value.


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Posted May 25 2013 - 03:37 PM

Which becomes metal-like when it cools down and solidifies. ;)

 

Incorrect.  You are confusing the liquid form of Protodermis with molten metallic Protodermis.  The former is what the Silver Sea was made out of, the latter is what all those refineries in Ta-Metru were pumping all over the place.

 

 

 

Activity is probably going to be low for me for the next week or so, as such, I'd greatly appreciate it if those who need my character shoot me a quick PM. ;3

 

Also...

 

[color=rgb(0,0,0);][font="arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"]EVERYTHING in MU is made out of protodermis, even the plants :P[/color][/font]

 

Technically, we're not in the MU, so our environment is made up of natural materials common to Aqua Magna.  That is, if that part of canon holds any value.

 

Technically, the island of Mata Nui was created when the Great Spirit Robot's camouflage system malfunctioned and leaked onto the surface of his face, and hence all of Mata Nui is made of various forms of Protodermic material.

 

And anyway, this is all academic because once again, ladies and gents, this ain't canon.  Best to see what the staff have to say on the matter.


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:04 PM

OOH.  

 

Protodermis.  

 

 

Let me go write a five page RIaril post about that stuff.


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:05 PM

Sometimes it's hard to remember not to think about anything canon in this game.Ah, anyway, the court stuff is just great, really. Though I hate to say I'm not feeling as much tension as from the arrest in Ko-Koro.


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:12 PM

How's the Cultured Gentry been doing?


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:18 PM

How's the Cultured Gentry been doing?

 

Oh, I'm sure they've found another shady power to secretly ally themselves with.  They'll be around for a while yet.


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:20 PM

OH hey.  I just realized something...

 

Three Akiri were from kohlii teams.  Will they still be allowed to participate, or are they going to be banned from league games??


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:31 PM

Actually, all but Nuparu were from Kolhii teams. But every Kolhii team had a member of the Chronciler's company who's now dead, and considering inter-Koro relations at the moment, I doubt there will be any league games.


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:36 PM

Actually, all but Nuparu were from Kolhii teams. But every Kolhii team had a member of the Chronciler's company who's now dead, and considering inter-Koro relations at the moment, I doubt there will be any league games.

 

No, quite the opposite in fact. With all the tension between the Koros there's definite need for a Kohlii tournament to ease the tension, the villagers will want something else to think about.

 

Then again, it could backfire by emphasizing village chauvinism and spark rivalries.

 

I still say the former is a good enough reason.


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:41 PM

I would love to see a kohlii tournament.  Actually, I might just START one. :P

 

However, I was wondering if the Akiri could participate due to their obligations as leaders of each village.  


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:44 PM

Actually, all but Nuparu were from Kolhii teams. But every Kolhii team had a member of the Chronciler's company who's now dead, and considering inter-Koro relations at the moment, I doubt there will be any league games.

 

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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:45 PM

Yeah, okay, but who else would play to replace the dead Chronicler's? PCs or Canon NPCS? If the second, I'm thinking:

 

Ta-Koro: Jaller and Agni

 

Ko-Koro: Matoro and Jaa

 

Ga-Koro: Hahli and Kotu

 

Onu-Koro: Onepu and Nuparu

 

Le-Koro: Kongu and Orkahm

 

Po-Koro: Hewkii and Ahkmou Ally

 

You guys have changed my mind, actually this is a great idea. Oh and seeing the Akiri play would probably help morale.

 

Edit: Woops, Kapura's dead. Sorry.


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:49 PM

I'd love to see inner-koro matches first.  With PC characters working up to getting on the team with the Akiri.  It could be a contest amongst the villagers for League positions, then we can pit the teams against each other. :P


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Posted May 25 2013 - 04:53 PM

Kohlii tournament

 

Each team consists of the village Akiri and Maru

 

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Posted May 25 2013 - 05:02 PM

Umm, Toa and Matoran playing Kolhii together. Matoran will get injured and war will break out. I love it! It is like a mustard of your doom inside a pie full of wow, sipping fawfully tea. I have chortles.


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