VividNet connection could be improving|
5-27: BigB, VividNet SC Administrator, reports that a faster server will be installed around June 1. VividNet also is in the process of going to a HiCap T1 line from a second Network Access Provider.
Vote for Empire of the Year at Dark Phoenix's page
5-26: Dark Phoenix put together a classy page to collect votes for Empire of the Year. You can choose from a scroll-down list of already famous empires or nominate a new empire. Categories are best: Overall, Warfare, Role-Play, Humor, Newbie, Home Page. Some time soon - like within a week - DP plans to start a page to vote for Empire of the Week
Hold on! Avenger1 wedding date changed!
5-26: Avenger 1 says he and the bride-to-be found a hall for their reception, so they've moved the wedding date to 3 p.m. (EST) Saturday, July 26, at Pier Marquette, in Muskegon, MI. Free beer, Karaoke and an inexpensive cash bar will be at the reception that follows at LakeSide Eagles on 2355 W. Sherman.
Musashi's home page added
5-24: Musashi, a Phd. student researching HIV, has added a page to the SC world.
Connection between SPAM, VividNet
5-23: OK, add my name to the list of those unable to connect to VividNet on a consistent basis. Someone suggested this link to reach the game. Also, maybe we should read about SPAM.
Skai and Judi, Alaska wedding announced
5-20: Skai's wife-to-be announced their marriage will take place June 7, 1997 in Indian Valley, Alaska. Anyone *gating* to the honeymoon suite will be nuked on sigh, said Judi in a post to sc-talk.
Avenger1 invites all to wedding, reception
5-15: Avenger 1 (Didn't Skai and the Bird help you out in a long-term once?) is getting married. SC players are invited. The wedding will be at 6 p.m. Friday, July 25 at Pier Marquette in Muskegon, Mich. The reception will be at the VFW on 46th. Maybe we should send flowers?
Alliance is game of choice
5-11: Last week's poll at Chris John's page ended with a clear majority favoring the Alliance style of play. The results were Alliance, 35 votes; Grudge, 16; Blood, 9; team Grudge, 4; Cutthroat 0.
This week's poll asks: Is Clan Wars a good idea? Choices: Yes, No, Undecided, Don't Care.
Page provides ideas for new ships, tactics
5-8: Ron Kinion has put up a page that includes ideas for new types of SC ships, ship names and other ideas to enliven the game.
Aggie revises etiquette page
5-7: Aggie Land revised the SC etiquette section orginally written by Charles Dauphin. Aggie also has changed the look of his page. Way to go!
New SC tournament proposed
5-4: Alasdair Sullivan is running a SC tournament with four pools playing single games in a round robin format. There will be four finalists, one from each pool. Entries will be taken until pools are full or May 10, whichever comes first.
Toss up for blue, yellow
5-4: Last week's poll at Chris John's page ended in a tie on the question of what colors players preferred on SC servers. Results: Blue, 15 votes; Yellow, 15; Other, 7; Red, 4.
This week's poll asks: What is your favorite game type? Choices: Alliance, Blood, Cutthroat, Grudge, Team Grudge.
Fighters of Freedom joins home page ranks
5-3: FoF, also known as Bryant, has started a home page with the help of Aggie. Cool background.
5-3: Avenger1 has posted in small type at the bottom of his home page a desire to marry a certain Christina. The alliance is set to take place on August 23rd, 1997.
BugLady installs home page!
5-1: BugLady, also known as Aliza, brings to the SC world her own home page. She's played on all SC servers and knows quite a bit about the history of the game.