The Muster – Community Milestones, Influence, and Seasons

A ruin in the forests a screenshort from Chronicles of Elyria.

The Muster is a weekly gathering of all the news and announcements for Chronicles of Elyria. This week one of the main things that happened is you arrived. Thank you for coming into the community, it is a nice place to be as you get to be involved early with a studio that actually seem … Continue reading The Muster – Community Milestones, Influence, and Seasons

Journal Discussed – Technology and Research Part 2

An indoor sceen including a clock in Chronicles of Elyria.

Patents. They are a familiar concept in our world, with large court battles between the biggest technology firms. Could that work in a computer game? In a world where technology progresses, and players are the ones progressing it, patents could well make sense. However, combine that unusual idea with the cruel word count in the … Continue reading Journal Discussed – Technology and Research Part 2

Journal Abridged – Identity, Disguises, and Reputation

NPC Naomi Jade wearing a disguise in Chronicles of Elyria.

This series takes the Developers Journals and gives you all the information in a nice bullet point list. I like bullet points, but I still do not get why they are named after bullets. If you want discussion then you are going to have to wait for the Journal Discussed which will hit later this … Continue reading Journal Abridged – Identity, Disguises, and Reputation

Glossary

With new ideas, comes new terminology. Words that might be new to us. Familiar words that have unfamiliar game mechanics tied to them. Old words we just sometimes forget. All those terms are brought together here with their Elyrian definitions. Want more information? Just click the word to find all of the Elyria Echo posts … Continue reading Glossary

Journal Discussed – Contracts and Player-Created Professions

Contract being viewed in Chronicles of Elyria.

Engaging with other players is what makes multi-player games. We are all social creatures, but strangely MMOs can be a very anti-social environment. We end up playing our own single-player games just in a shared world. That is not something they want to see in Chronicles of Elyria, so they are bring that trust back… … Continue reading Journal Discussed – Contracts and Player-Created Professions

Journal Abridged – Contracts and Player-Created Professions

Character with backback from Chronicles of Elyria

This series takes the Developers Journals and gives you all the information in handy bullet points. No frills, lace or any decorative appliqué. If you want discussion then you are going to have to wait for the Journal Discussed which will hit later in the week. Chronicles of Elyria is focusing on players interacting with … Continue reading Journal Abridged – Contracts and Player-Created Professions