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Hello to all Newcomers,

I bid you a big welcome to Planet Calypso in the Entropia Universe.



Before we start, Revision 3 of the Initiative, FEB to DEC 2013:

Revision 2 Link > https://www.planetcalypsoforum.com/...-Newcomer-Starter-Pack-Initiative-for-Calypso

With a review of the previous initiative and a some problematic issues that I faced during the last month running the initiative involving "suspected" multiple accounts. Revision 3 will ensure that more starter packs (60 in total) will go out each month along with a guaranteed grand prize at the end of the month while resolving the issues I have faced in the last month. The starter kits and monthly prize will be awarded to those who have completed a simple set of tasks assigned as conditions. More on these tasks later.


A small introduction to I am:

My ingame name is Shadowsniper Viper Viperstrike, this is my second avatar in the Entropia Universe, back recently from a long break. My first was Fire Sparkz Lavawalker who is now retired (account closed) for reasons I can not disclose as they are of a private RL nature.

I have been a participant in the Entropia Universe for nearly six years now and I can claim that I too are still a newbie when it comes to many things in our Universe. However that being said, I have gained a lot of knowledge over the years and through experience have learned about some of the things, what to do and what not to do to help grow the player base when it comes to first time newcomer players.



Introducing the Viperstrike 2013 Newcomer Starter Pack Initiative


What is this all about?:

In simple terms, I will be giving away to newcomer participants a portion of the PED I deposit each month in the form of "Newcomer Starter Packs" valued at 25 PED each.


How does this work and how do I claim a Newcomer Starter Pack?:

Note: You must be less than 1 month old ingame to claim a "Newcomer Starter pack".

The goal behind this is to get you actively involved within the community, both on this forum and within the game. Once these tasks have been achieved, you will be rewarded with your Newcomer Starter Pack.

There are a set of tasks one must complete before claiming their newcomer starter pack,
these are as follows:

  1. Registering with this forum - Planet Calypso Forum (PCF)
  2. Posting a proper introduction to say hello and a little about yourself including your full ingame name
  3. Posting a request to join a society ingame if you have not already joined one.
  4. Posting a request for a mentor if you do not already have one.
  5. Post both your society name and mentor name once you have found them in this thread.
  6. Adding myself as a friend ingame so we can chat - Shadowsniper Viper Viperstrike
  7. Finally - You must acquire the teleporter in game known as "Neas Place".
Please Note: Your forum sign in name is different from your Entropia game login details, do not make these the same.


Request for a societies can be made in this section of the forum >
https://www.planetcalypsoforum.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?37-SocTalk

Request for a mentor can be made in this section of the forum >
https://www.planetcalypsoforum.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?66-Mentors-and-Disciples

Details on Nea's Place can be found here on our wiki >
http://planetcalypso.entropiawiki.com/Info.aspx?chart=LandArea&name=Amethera_Outback_Land_#16


Details on how to add me Ingame:

To add me ingame, please search the register to find: Shadowsniper Viper Viperstrike

: Picture on how to do this.


What the "Newcomer Starter Package" includes:

This will include the follow Trade Terminal items:

  • 1 x Vivo T1 ~ 9 PED, repairable and recommended level to use 0.0
  • 1 x Sollomate Opalo Laser Rifle ~ 4 PED, repairable and recommended level to use 0.0
  • 120,000 x Weapon Cells Ammo for the Laser Rifle ~ 12 PED

Total Package Value = 25 PED






What the "Monthly Grand Prize" includes:

The monthly grand prize should see many newcomers quite excited at what is on offer!

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Included:

  • Mindforce Starter Pack, inc. 6 attack chips, 1 heal chip, impant, 500k S.M.E. and inserter.
  • Melee Starter Pack, inc. 3 weapons - Sword, Knife and powerfist.
  • Vehicle Pack, inc. Quad Wing and a Pitbull along with 10 PED fuel for each vehicle.
  • Rocket Launcher & Ammo, inc. Rocket Launcher, Amp, 400k Laser Cells and 100k Projectiles.
  • Armor Pack, inc. full 7 piece set of Canis Armor crafted to your gender by the guys at SFE.

Total Value = Over 500 PED!


Conditions of entering the grand prize:

You must use your "Newcomer Starter Pack" wisely to both enter and then claim the grand prize if you win.

The condition for entry is that you complete the "Kill 100 Puny creatures" mission.
The condition for claiming the grand prize if you win is to complete the "Kill 500 Puny creatures" mission.

The mission broker for the "Puny Mission" is at Nus Lul.

: Nus Lul location details.


On a final note:

Registerations for FEB-2013 will occur between the 1st and 15th of Feb.
After this date, you will need to wait until the March entries.

This gives the registrant ample time to complete the tasks set to claim their pack;
And ample time to complete the kill 100 puny creatures mission to enter the grand prize.

Take Care and Good Luck,
Viper

PS. My new look for when we meet ingame :)





Reference material to help out Newcomers:

Alice in Wonderland guide to Entropia Universe >
http://rp.apachenet.de/downloads/Entropia_Universe_Guide.pdf
 
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FEB-2013 - Newcomer participant entries

A (*) at the end of your name indicates
that you have completed the kill 100 puny creatures mission.


This means you are entered in for the monthly grad prize worth 500 PED.
Please make sure you let me know by posting that you have completed this to be entered


  1. PCF: Porro - Ingame: Franker Porro Mcdickenz - Pack awarded (*)
  2. PCF: Valtor - Ingame: Charlie Valtor Brown - Still to claim
  3. PCF: Zlmada - Ingame: Zlatescu Android madalin - Pack awarded.
  4. PCF: Mata Trader - Ingame: Mata Trader Mata - Pack awarded
  5. PCF: Isley - Ingame: Rience Isley Sodergren - Pack Awarded
  6. PCF: Silent - Ingame: John Slient Doe - Pack Awarded (*)
  7. PCF: Zarlima - Ingame: Zar Tango Lima - Pack Awarded (*)
  8. PCF: Neverborn - Ingame: Ancient LandStalker Neverborn - Pack Awarded (*)
  9. PCF: Eris.Discordia - Ingame: TheGodess Eris Discordia - Pack Awarded
  10. PCF: DeliriumX6 - Ingame: Diabolic Delirium Dimension - Pack Awarded (*)
  11. PCF: Zartek - Ingame: Zartek Wally VanWaeleghem - Pack Awarded (*)
  12. PCF: Al Volt - Ingame: Olaf Al Volt - Pack awarded (*)
  13. PCF: Plazmatic - Ingame: Terminator plazmatic Future - Still to claim
  14. PCF: Termix - Ingame: Mike Termix Termix - Pack Awarded (*)
  15. PCF: Mika123 - Ingame: Mika Squeeka Argyle - Pack Awarded
  16. PCF: Maba - Ingame: Maba Maba Kaloch - Pack Awarded
  17. PCF: Arcanii - Ingame: Miranda Arcanii Kerrigan - Pack Awarded (*)
  18. PCF: MissNalia - Ingame: Miss Nalia Universe - Pack Awarded
  19. PCF: Xenox - Ingame: Carla Xenox Garila - Pack Awarded (*)
  20. PCF: Dogzard - Ingame: Songhi Song Nam - Pack Awarded (*)
  21. PCF: Huter - Red Apple Calypso - Pack Awarded (*)
  22. PCF: Chirpy - Ingame: Chirpy Mutated Ancient - Pack Awarded (*)
  23. PCF: Dominique - Ingame: Dominique PhilipCastle Simpson - Pack Awarded
  24. PCF: SilentSpring - Ingame: ItWillBe ASilent Spring - Pack Awarded (*)
  25. PCF: VictoriaLV - Ingame: Victoria Lilith Vampyre - Pack Awarded (*)
  26. PCF: Velvo - Ingame: Sir Gracco Denser - Pack Awarded (*)
  27. PCF: Raidus - Ingame: Raidus Raid Aurelius - Pack Awarded (*)
  28. PCF: Sweet Dee - Ingame: Sweet Dee Reynolds - Pack Awarded (*)
  29. PCF: Isendil - Ingame: Isendil Unshaved Greyhound - Pack Awarded (*)
  30. PCF: Blzbub - Ingame: Mourning Blzbub Light - Pack Awarded
  31. PCF: Vyrus - Ingame: Vyrus Virus AntiVirus - Pack Awarded
  32. PCF: Garavigo - Ingame: Kyeo Garabatos Hispano - Pack Awarded (*)
  33. PCF: Trixxter - Ingame: Trixxter Issper EldaCar - Pack Awarded
  34. PCF: Nightraged - Ingame: Scar Nightraged Darkness - Pack Awarded (*)
  35. PCF: Bolovanul - Ingame: Bolovan Flamandul Bolovan - Pack Awarded (*)
  36. PCF: Gerso - Ingame: Fles Gerso Laxe - Pack Awarded
  37. PCF: Asa Thorn - Ingame: asa asa thorn - Still to claim (*)
  38. PCF: Namagem - Ingame: Jeffrey megman Michael - Pack Awarded
  39. PCF: PheonixAlice - Ingame: Alice Zariah Hyuga - Pack Awarded (*)
  40. PCF: Pinhead - Ingame: En PinHead Large - Pack Awarded (*)
  41. PCF: TrexGoD - Ingame: Parvu TreXGoD Andrei - Pack Awarded (*)
  42. PCF: Soultief - Ingame: Cuiry Soultief Mir - Pack Awarded
  43. PCF: Oscar4321 - Ingame: Hw Osam Lam - Pack Awarded
  44. PCF: LaDi - Ingame: La Di LLa - Pack Awarded
  45. PCF: Valy1222 - Ingame: Chip HellBoy Zanuf - Pack Awarded
  46. PCF: Neho - Ingame: Neho Neho Tawou - Pack Awarded (*)
  47. PCF: Elisabeth - Ingame: elizabeth sexy warrior - Pack Awarded
  48. PCF: MindTek - Ingame: Mind MINDTEK Tek - Still to claim
  49. PCF: Cap Curtis - Ingame: Captain Curtis Newton - Pack Awarded
  50. PCF: Zenjer - Ingame: Zenjer Zenjer Dalian - Still to claim
  51. PCF: Djkc909 - Ingame: Hiro Case Henderson - Pack Awarded
  52. PCF: Skriff - Ingame: Hiro Skriff Hatake - Still to claim
  53. PCF: Jvanosda - Ingame: Weijun Xiaowei Lin - Pack Awarded
  54. PCF: Barb - Ingame: bar barb bar - Pack Awarded (*)
  55. PCF: rolander - Ingame: rolander monk renegade - Still to claim
  56. PCF: Lola Mia - Ingame: Lola Mia Fanny - Pack Awarded
  57. PCF: Carmensita - Ingame: Carmen Carmensita Bonilla - Pack Awarded (*)
  58. PCF: Darkstorm2k8 - Ingame: Ionel Darkstorm Tinjala - Pack Awarded (*)
  59. PCF: Carla - Ingame: morena linda anzola - Pack Awarded
  60. PCF: Marielatia - Ingame: Mariela delvalle Canelon - Pack Awarded
 
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FEB-2013 Grand Prize Winner - Arcanii

Grats to PCF: Arcanii - Ingame: Miranda Arcanii Kerrigan - Pack Awarded (*)

You have won the FEB-2013 grand prize, please contact me to arrange a pickup of your prize.

Thanks,
Viper
Good Afternoon Folks,

Today I had the pleasure of surprising Arcanii with the grand prize :D

She was stoked.

Here are the happy snaps:

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As per the reward in the opening post! Value = Over 500 PED inclusive of Markup.

Enjoy Arcanii,

I hope you find success in Entropia Unvierse!

Cheers,
Viper
 
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FEB-2013 registered members thus far from Revision 2 thread.

Reserved for FEB-2013 entrants from Revision 2 thread:

Evening,

Name is Porro. I am quite new to this game indeed. Trying to figure out how I want to go about this game, as I don't want to drop money immediately. So far, sweating is slow and boring, but that's basic gathering, so that is fair. I'm an experienced MMO player, but VERY new to the sandbox crowd. In-game name is Franker Porro Mcdickenz.

I applaud your wanting to help us noobies, Viper.

Cheers!
Hey Viperstrike and everyone else here what a Awesome Newbie program you have going here. I was doing some online searches for newbie help and came across this thread.

I have been out of online gaming for almost a year and I am X-WOW Player of 4 years. I decided the first of the year to come back to gaming but wanted to try something different other then the standard mmorpg games.

I am on the US West Coast and I am one of the lucky one and I am able to play about as much game as I want.

Anyways of course I started here on Calypso and I am looking forward to hopefully getting the chance to play with some of you and I am should be around a lot. Typically will be on and off from 8-9am pst to after midnight.

Thank You Again for such a awesome Newbie Program

Charlie Valtor Brown
(lol, I think this is my full in game name)
Hi viper

My name is Zlatescu Madalin and my game name is Zlatescu Android madalin.

Its a great oportunity for new players, so i want to thanks very much for this.

I hope there is one more place for me:)
My ingame name is: Mata Trader Mata, i joined just a few days ago this interesting game. I played alot MMo, but this seems one of a kind. So with your starter kit i could have a good push to see what is this game all about.

Thanks!
I joined just few days ago and newcomer pack would be a nice start. :) My full name in game is Rience Isley Sodergren.

Thanks !
HI Viper.. I'm also a new player interested in being added... in game is John Slient Doe... Thanks and Good Luck
Hi Viperstrike,

My ava is called Zar Tango Lima and I think your initiative is awesome :). I would like to be added to the list and will try to get some of my friends in on this as well.

Cheers Zar
Hi Ancient LandStalker Neverborn ign account made in nov 11 but only ard 5-7 days real playing time as the net went out on me. Would like to give the whole hunting thing more tries as so far not been doing well and a break from nonstop mind numbing sweating would be great ;)
Hi All

My name is Amanda but around these parts I shal be known as:

TheGodess Eris Discordia

I've just started playing this month and already have found my friends list growing. The community in ganme is so welcoming i hope that i can have as much luck making friends on these forums. This is a great Initiative viper, very admirable.
 
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JAN-2013 Registered Newcomer Participants - List now closed.

JAN-2013 Newcomer Registered Players

  1. - PCF: Nessajah - Ingame: Nihal Gea Carligeanu
  2. - PCF: Irindia - Ingame: Arwen Irindia Lindorie
  3. - PCF: nogold4u - Ingame: Merlin Greatmerlin Sphincterbottom
  4. - PCF: Outbackdoggy - Ingame: Korv Korv Trian
  5. - PCF: TempahRush - Ingame: Jordan TempahRush Douglas
  6. - PCF: O.N. Fletcher - Ingame: Olyvia Nightshade Fletcher
  7. - PCF: Edwinpogi - Ingame: Edwin Edwinpogi Tibe
  8. - PCF: JennSkyFire - Ingame: Jenny Sky Fire
  9. - PCF: MII - Ingame: Cerberus MII MII
  10. - PCF: jqkill - Ingame: test jqkill muffin
  11. - PCF: Corey - Ingame: Kirito Corey Kuro
  12. - PCF: Vasjo - Ingame: Vas Reaper Jo
  13. - PCF: Lurk - Ingame: Justin Lurkdog Loomis
  14. - PCF: Jamesjos - Ingame: james joseph joseph
  15. - PCF: Bridgerat - Ingame: jimtom bridgerat1 smithford
  16. - PCF: Happy Spoolge - Ingame: Happy Splooge Recepticle
  17. - PCF: Xashna - Ingame: --- Xashna ---
  18. - PCF: Purrfection - Ingame: Alane "Purrfection" Stormborn
  19. - PCF: SideStep - Ingame: Doc SideStep Holladay
  20. - PCF: vredesbyrd - Ingame: Kaan Akarian Proticules
  21. - PCF: RedRaven - Ingame: Khestraven RedRaven Shatterstar
  22. - PCF: BabyOxide - Ingame: Henry BabyOxide Ha
  23. - PCF: Kitty Katty - Ingame: Cutie Kitty Katty
  24. - PCF: Deadbolt - Ingame: Beaufort Deadbolt Merriweather
  25. - PCF: Gadris - Ingame: Gadris Prax Praxen
  26. - PCF: Wesleyp223 - Ingame: Brixen Bricks Welkarr
  27. - PCF: Trask - Ingame: Lucien LT Trask
  28. - PCF: Aubiek - Ingame: Aubiek Aubiek Olacar
  29. - PCF: Valorfist - Ingame: Johnny Valorfist Veil
  30. - PCF: LeFatale - Ingame: Cute LeFatale Femme
  31. - PCF: Kiki Jay - Ingame: Kiki Jay Resen
  32. - PCF: Lady DK Karma - Ingame: Lady DK Karma
  33. - PC: Van Persie - Ingame: Robin Van Persie


JAN-2013 Grand Prize

Having tried to get in contact with those who have not contacted me ingame yet without success, I have decided to award the prize a day early for the JAN-2013 entries.



Congrats to:

- PCF: Happy Spoolge - Ingame: Happy Splooge Recepticle

You have won the grand prize for JAN-2013, your task will be to complete the kill 100 & 500 Puny creature missions to claim your prize.

Winner name details: Happy Splooge Recepticle

Task: Hunt 100 & 500 Puny monster missions.
Task Completed (Yes/No): Not yet
Prize Awarded for Jan-2013 (Yes/No) and Picture: Not Yet


What the "Monthly Grand Prize" includes:

It will include the following goodies:
  • Level 0.0 Mindforce Starter Pack ~ 100 PED
  • Level 0.0 Melee Weapon Starter Pack ~ 100 PED
  • Canis Armor Starter Pack ~ 150 PED
  • Quad Wing Interceptor ~ 100 PED
  • Fuel & Ammo ~ 50 PED

Total value inclusive of markups = 500 PED

Some happy snaps:

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The following participants will be eligible to enter again to a request for a newcomer starter kit
in the FEB-2013 listing:

  • PCF: trinityseven - Ingame: trinity t7 seven - Still to claim
  • PCF: myladyloves - Ingame: Aurae Ultra Angeleon - Still to claim
  • PCF: Lumi - Ingame: Titra Lumi Echo - Still to claim
  • PCF: Viseage - Ingame: Viseage Vice Hazukemiata - Still to claim
  • PCF: Purpletalon - Ingame: Sierra Purpletalon Johnson - Still to claim
  • PCF: Nick_Traveler - Ingame: nick traveler anon - Still to claim
  • PCF: Sallybdog - Ingame: Sally Bragg BB - Still to claim
And for those that I need the full ingame names for:

Hello there!

Brand new to the game, but not to games!
This one seems like quite a challenge - I want to thank Viper too for being so kind to me in game and letting me know about the forums!
So thank you Viper!

I still have no clue what I am doing, but I am sure I'll figure it out. Hunting, mining, crafting so much to do and so much information to read. I can't wait to get started.
Hello. I am brand new, still in avatar devolpment stage, figures I would start an avatar the day the process gets changed and bugs, lol. I have been reading forums and watching vidoes for a week now to get started in game and I am very excited. I found your offer in a link on a comment. Sounds awesome. Great thing to do for us noobs. I have been playing MMOs for 8 years and have heard so much about this game and finally ready to try it. Although, this is my 2nd post to a forum in 8 years of gaming, so please go easy. So now have said hello, what do I do next to register for prize? And claim a newcomer starter pack?
 
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Proper introductions - A nice way for people to meet you.

Hi Newcomers,

I request that you post a nice introduction to yourself to introduce you to other newcomers and to the community. This will help greatly in knowing who is best for you for a society and mentor when they read your introduction. Please include your full ingame name also.

Please DO NOT be shy, that is just silly, being shy will not help you in Entropia. :)

Good luck all and I look forward to meeting you all.

I hope the tasks set are not too difficult, please ask your mentor for help!

Cheers,
Viper
 
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Another healing hand has been rewarded.

Hi All,

The small things do not go unnoticed,

Again I saw another healer (Azrof) working many hours to help out newcomers.

Being a newcomer himself I awarded him with a new Adapted Vivo T5 :

Grats bud,

Well deserved,

Cheers,
Viper
 
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Updated Tasks to make life easier

There are a set of tasks one must complete before claiming their newcomer starter pack,
these are as follows:

  1. Registering with this forum - Planet Calypso Forum (PCF)
  2. Posting a proper introduction to say hello and a little about yourself including your full ingame name
  3. Posting a request to join a society ingame if you have not already joined one.
  4. Posting a request for a mentor if you do not already have one.
  5. Post both your society name and mentor name once you have found them in this thread.
  6. Adding myself as a friend ingame so we can chat - Shadowsniper Viper Viperstrike
  7. Finally - You must acquire the teleporter in game known as "Neas Place".
Hi All,

I have updated the tasks to be a little easier. You no longer have to chase up your mentor and society leader to post in this thread. I will trust your honesty in simply posting who your mentor is ingame and what society you are in.

Cheers,
Viper
 

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1. Name of my mentor: slupor slupor slupor
2. Name of my society: Aussie Entropians
Hi Zlmada,

Thanks your the first for FEB-2013 to complete your registration and complete the assigned tasks.

As discussed ingame they will be available for pickup on the 1st of Feb.

I shall see you anytime from then at Neas Place :)

Cheers,
Viper
 

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Congrats - Zlatescu Android madalin

Hi Zlmada,

Thanks your the first for FEB-2013 to complete your registration and complete the assigned tasks.

As discussed ingame they will be available for pickup on the 1st of Feb.

I shall see you anytime from then at Neas Place :)

Cheers,
Viper
On second thought, we are close enough to FEB :)

Zlatescu Android madalin has today received his newcomer starter pack, enjoy! :

Cheers,
Viper
 

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I may have some bad news :(

Hi,

I may have some bad news, though will try and see what I can do in the morning.

I received my tax bill today and instead of it being the 5k aud I thought it would be, it was just over 17k.

This I will need to see if I can draw on the line of credit for, if not or if it becomes to expensive,
I will have to stop playing Entropia altogether for some time to catch up.

I will let you know more after I speak with the bank tomorrow.

For now, I will honor all those who have subscribed for Feb so far and ofc the Jan grand prize too.

That is if I need to leave for a period of time to catchup financially.

In layman terms, F:censored:ed up bigtime this time. :eyecrazy:
 

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Hi,

I may have some bad news, though will try and see what I can do in the morning.

I received my tax bill today and instead of it being the 5k aud I thought it would be, it was just over 17k.

This I will need to see if I can draw on the line of credit for, if not or if it becomes to expensive,
I will have to stop playing Entropia altogether for some time to catch up.

I will let you know more after I speak with the bank tomorrow.

For now, I will honor all those who have subscribed for Feb so far and ofc the Jan grand prize too.

That is if I need to leave for a period of time to catchup financially.

In layman terms, F:censored:ed up bigtime this time. :eyecrazy:
and the taxman cometh... Unfortunately this year we are getting hit hard on taxes too. I think quite a few folks are. CLD owners, expect to see decreases in your weekly returns soon.
 

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and the taxman cometh... Unfortunately this year we are getting hit hard on taxes too. I think quite a few folks are. CLD owners, expect to see decreases in your weekly returns soon.
Yes lol, I figured out what has occured now,
both insurance payout and second property taxes combined that I did not cater for, capital gains tax.

I must call the tax department tomorrow too to figure it all out properly and go see an accountant again.

Damn, seriously though, I almost shat myself when I saw the end figure in the letter. :cry:

Anyway almost 1am here, need to get some sleep if I can.

I will report back tomorrow.

Regards,
Viper
 

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Semi-sorted - Bank no help, tax department understanding and helpful.

Hi All,

I have seen the bank this morning which were no help, I am currently at my lending limit on the line of credit.

Surprising though the tax department was very understanding of my circumstances :)

They have given me a 2 year extension and slapped me with a 10% fine on the 12k outstanding,
So all in all ~ 13k as I managed to pay them the 5k I had saved.

What does this mean for Entropia Universe play:

I can only now manage to deposit $ 50 to 100 usd a month.

What does this mean for the initiative:

Unfortunately I may have to close down the initiative completely as I can no longer afford ot do it as my repayments to the tax department are auto-deducted from my savings account @ 600 a month for the next 2 years. This is pretty much what I had available to play Entropia with.

I will however honor all those packs to be given out for Feb that are on the list so far and ofc the Jan grand prize. Beyond this, I can not go any further financially for now as much as I would love to keep going with the initiative, I just can't see a way forward for now.

If your on the list please add me ingame and arrange to pickup your pack.
Due to the unusual circumstances, I will waver the tasks needing to be done.


Thanks for understanding,
Viper
 

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Really cool concept. i read about it earlier, but going to comment on it now...

Truly hopes that karma will reward you, and you'll get an ATH, may it be in form of TT value or an item...

This is something that will really impress new players, and make them notice what the community is like in here... Helping and does care for our new members...

I am sad to hear about the financiel problems coming in the way. But you made a difference while it lasted :)
 

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Really cool concept. i read about it earlier, but going to comment on it now...

Truly hopes that karma will reward you, and you'll get an ATH, may it be in form of TT value or an item...
That would be awesome! But you know, nothing is expected, was glad to help out :)


This is something that will really impress new players, and make them notice what the community is like in here... Helping and does care for our new members...
Totally agree :thumbup:


I am sad to hear about the financiel problems coming in the way. But you made a difference while it lasted :)
It is a bit embarrassing really, but it is my own fault for not being more with it on the tax front.

However that being said, I am in contact with someone who might be able to help out with the initiative continuing. I am not sure if they will offer anything to keep it running though, if they do I will be pleasantly surprised.

I am happy to put the time and effort into it to keep it going, I am just lacking the 2000 PED a month to do so.

And thanks for the kind words :)

Cheers,
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Congrats - TheGodess Eris Discordia

Hi,

TheGodess Eris Discordia today has received her newcomer starter pack, enjoy! :

Cheers,
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OMG this community is so helpful - Totally gobsmacked at the generosity of some

This evening,

I have had person who wants to remain anonymous help towards sponsoring the remainder of Feb-2013 "Newcomer starter Packs". Sorry i am still gobsmacked, this person is a true robin hood :)

Anyway this person who shall remain an unnamed legend and scholar has given me a Calypso Land Deed to sell. This will see me through giving out the remainder of the 50 odd newcomer packs for FEB-2013.

Please sign up newcomers, we are rolling for FEB-2013 once again! :yay:

+1200 PED added to the finances to give out to newcomers in the form of starter packs :wtg:

I will share more news at a later date once firm sponsorship(s) can be established to keep this caravan of goodwill on the road for newcomers to Calypso for 2013.

Cheers,
Viper

: Happy snap! And yes, still gobsmacked and lost for words!
 
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Please continue with assigned tasks to claim your pack for FEB-2013 :)

Due to the unusual circumstances, I will waver the tasks needing to be done.
Hi Newcomers,

For those on the list already, please continue with your tasks to claim your newcomer starter pack now that we are rolling for FEB once again.

Thanks,
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Remarkable! It is an amazing testament to this community that there are more like you Viper. As a newbie who has received your generous gift, it is very encouraging to see that there are indeed plenty of good samaritans in this game. I've encountered a few now. People who were happy to fly me places such as Nea's and OLA 42, so I could get the TP's etc, people willing to show me different spots, or repair my car or weapon for free etc.

As a newbie, thanks everyone I've encountered so far. I know there are plenty of stories, but I'm yet to meet the seedier side of Entropian life.
 

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Remarkable! It is an amazing testament to this community that there are more like you Viper. As a newbie who has received your generous gift, it is very encouraging to see that there are indeed plenty of good samaritans in this game. I've encountered a few now. People who were happy to fly me places such as Nea's and OLA 42, so I could get the TP's etc, people willing to show me different spots, or repair my car or weapon for free etc.

As a newbie, thanks everyone I've encountered so far. I know there are plenty of stories, but I'm yet to meet the seedier side of Entropian life.
Awesome!

Thanks so much for sharing your story so far, good to hear back from you Trask :)

It would be great to hear from others too, please share your stories!

Thanks,
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Hello

Hello, Im Olaf I discovered this game and found it very nice and motivating thanks my Mentor (Adm Noooo) he supporting me a lot and gives me tips how to look forward. Im playing it since almost 2 week barely and yes ivent still earned the starter package wht i think would be very usefull to do much of the puny challenge or combibo after reaching at least lev 2 in weapon skills.

I find very great the initiative of Viper and if he remember we had a very short talk this early morning european time at neas place .

Well I hope my english isnt that bad and that my introduction is fine aswell in case of troubles im online most of the time .

Again a nice greetings and see ya all ingame . Olaf.





ingame name: Olaf Al Volt
Mentor: Giuliano Adm Noooo
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Hello, Im Olaf I discovered this game and found it very nice and motivating thanks my Mentor (Adm Noooo) he supporting me a lot and gives me tips how to look forward. Im playing it since almost 2 week barely and yes ivent still earned the starter package wht i think would be very usefull to do much of the puny challenge or combibo after reaching at least lev 2 in weapon skills.

I find very great the initiative of Viper and if he remember we had a very short talk this early morning european time at neas place .

Well I hope my english isnt that bad and that my introduction is fine aswell in case of troubles im online most of the time .

Again a nice greetings and see ya all ingame . Olaf.
Hi there Olaf,

Yes I remember our chat this morning, nice to meet you again :)

I shall add you to the list. Welcome ot the initiatve and to our forums! Glad to have you with us.

Cheers,
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Cheers bud :)

Your pack is ready now for pickup at neas, feel free to contact me anytime to pick it up when I am online :)

Take Care,
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Congrats - Olaf AI Volt

Hi,

Olaf AI Volt today has received his newcomer starter pack, enjoy! :

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Hello :D
My name is Anton im from Israel i found this game on some forum i came from secondlife to discover this world
In game name : Terminator plazmatic Future :)

See you in the game
Cheers :):wtg:
 

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Well met Plazmatic

Hello :D
My name is Anton im from Israel i found this game on some forum i came from secondlife to discover this world
In game name : Terminator plazmatic Future :)

See you in the game
Cheers :):wtg:
Well met Plazmatic,

Welcome to the newcomer initiative,
You made the right choice in deciding to come from SL to Entropia :)

I hope you enjoy you stay! I shall add you to the list.

Please post again once you have completed the 7 tasks set.

Cheers and welcome to planet Calypso!
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