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Fashion, Plaques, And Hedgehogs, posted on Sat Jan 8 16:11:49 2022
Posted by: Feanor
Category: General
A long-standing bug in the Genua wedding dress shop has been fixed; the wait time for custom dresses here is now in line with other Genuan custom wedding items.

The Genua custom wedding vendors have got together and synchronised their colour choices, as well as adding a few new pastels.

Jaqu Alufe in Genua and Huan Gong in Bes Pelargic now offer palladium as an option for their custom-made rings.

Soo-tsoo-sa in the Djelibeybi harbour now stocks a small selection of needles and threads f...

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Peace Makes Plenty, posted on Wed Dec 22 15:12:46 2021
Posted by: Kake
Category: General
A couple of new pottery items have been added to the Sto Lat and Cockbill Street pottery wheels.

Mr Vitiolo at the Brookless Street calligraphy shop has expanded his range of rare inks to include a handful of new colours themed around swamp dragons.

Cade l'Insignateur in Genua now offers shield badges in addition to his other shapes.

Jaqu Alufe, also in Genua, has persuaded his sapient pearwood rings to accept engraving.

The jewellery boxes sold at Silver Bells Silversmiths in Genua will now...

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Like Magic, But Less Annoying., posted on Sun Dec 19 14:00:49 2021
Posted by: Fran
Category: General
I have updated how spell casting works with respect to consumable components.

The checks for consumable components now happen up front - before the scroll is emptied (where applicable), GP is spent or components that can be used are consumed.

When specifying which components to use with the using syntax, components that cannot be consumed will generate an error message now.

When not specifying which components to use with the using syntax, components that cannot be consumed (because they are k...

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Tool Holsters, posted on Fri Dec 10 22:50:45 2021
Posted by: Guildenstern
Category: General
The oiled leather thigh holsters, which would previously hold any tool, have been revamped because many tools are unrealistically large. They now look like this:

"It could sheathe a jewellers tool, drawknife, brush, file, graving tool, screwdriver or gemcutting tool."

If you previously had other things in them, and they're still there, that's normal - you just won't be able to replace them there after removing them.

You Call This Clean?, posted on Fri Dec 10 17:25:24 2021
Posted by: Kake
Category: General
Pet brushes are now more effective at getting muck out of the fur of the pets sold in Sto Lat. If you find a type of muck that can't be brushed out, and you think it should be, please make a bugrep with a log showing what the pet looks like with its muck on.

Keys and keyrings have been made lighter. This should not affect the difficulty of stealing them, but it will make it slightly harder to perform remember place on them.

In Xa Tain in Hong Fa has turned her printing machine off and on again,...

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A Series Of Unlikely Explanations, posted on Mon Dec 6 11:02:53 2021
Posted by: Kake
Category: General
Many, many new achievements have been added (see ach list new). Also:

A bug in the All Together Now Achievement has been fixed, so it should now actually be achieveable.

Poisonings from the spiders in Shelox's lair now count towards the Your Pain, Their Thrill achievement.

The descriptions of how to attain applique-related crafting achievements have been clarified.

(Kake posting on behalf of Caw, Feanor, Fran, and Kake)

Now Look What You've Made Me Do, posted on Sun Nov 28 17:23:36 2021
Posted by: Kake
Category: General
New options have been added for playerhouse room labels.

Grangrid, Graves, and Descendants now offer the option of matching lapels instead of grosgrain on their dinner jackets.

The creator-shaped gingerbread biscuits from Mad Wolf now correctly count towards the Gourmand achievement.

There used to be a bug that meant some phials had zero weight. This has now been fixed.

The flowers sold at the Minaret Street florist in Genua can now be braided into your hair like other flowers.

Lovers of Nor...

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Just The Washing Instruction Chip In Life's Rich Tapestry, posted on Sun Nov 21 14:00:53 2021
Posted by: Kake
Category: General
Small roundup of some recently-implemented idea reps:

Reforging a dwarf axe is now much more interesting (but not more difficult).

Clothing that stops you getting wet in the rain also now stops you getting wet (and, incidentally, cured and healed) in soothing rain.

The restaurant sampan in the southeast of the Red Triangle district has a new seafood-themed menu.

Mr Foo's paint shop in Shoo-Li now offers rainbow speckles and iridescent powder for adding to paint tins.

Several new snowthings...

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Keep On Keeping, posted on Wed Nov 17 16:04:58 2021
Posted by: Fran
Category: General
I've updated, and fixed some bugs, in keep:

- The keep flag will no longer be removed when a kept item leaves your inventory accidentally.

- The keep flag now only applies to the player who set it (always).

- The put command now respects keep. You cannot put kept items into containers that you're not carrying.

- You will not fumble kept items unless there is no other choice.

Enjoy,

Fran.

Limivorous, Part 2, posted on Tue Aug 3 09:40:42 2021
Posted by: Kake
Category: General
The Djelian coffee machines will now accept spices as well as coffee and water.

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