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by Alphastream
Wed Jan 29, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: Neverwinter General
Topic: Permanent crash of the game client after the upgrade of 21 of January 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 6172

Re: Permanent crash of the game client after the upgrade of 21 of January 2020

I'm so sorry to hear this! I have not seen the issue, but please raise it in the Cryptic forums if you haven't already. I hope it gets fixed soon!
by Alphastream
Wed Dec 04, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Neverwinter General
Topic: Give to Kids' Hospitals and Get Cool Stuff!
Replies: 0
Views: 5188

Give to Kids' Hospitals and Get Cool Stuff!

Cryptic is part of Extra Life, raising money for kids' hospital programs. I've worked with Extra Life in the past, and they are great!

There are some fun rewards. $10 gets a title and a miniature giant space hamster. $25 the gelatinous cube companion, and so on. Check it out!
by Alphastream
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: The 4th Wall
Topic: Acquisitions Inc book comes out June 18th!
Replies: 7
Views: 9542

Re: Acquisitions Inc book comes out June 18th!

I'm glad you like it, even if I missed an "l" in your name. Doh! It shows you how good my Perception score is in real life... not at all! Reviews so far have been kind, which is really cool. I am in Italy currently on vacation with my parents (they live here now) and I was able to show off...
by Alphastream
Mon Apr 22, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 25702

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

Dev blog on animating Halaster, the famous master of Undermountain. There is a tremendously rich history behind Halaster in D&D.
by Alphastream
Fri Apr 19, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 25702

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

The latest dev blog post is on the two apprentices to the Mad Mage. These come from the hardback adventure book, Dungeon of the Mad Mage and have a cool backstory to them.
by Alphastream
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 25702

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

Details on the new lockbox, Lockbox of the Mad Mage. It has the Hellfire Engine mount in legendary and epic, with =4k Crit at legendary. The new companion is a Grung, which is a poison arrow tree frog kind of humanoid from Chult. They come in 4 colors and have some interesting abilities. - Enhancem...
by Alphastream
Fri Apr 12, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 25702

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

A new blog post on Expeditions , a new scaling repeatable Undermountain event that is supposed to offer high challenge and reward. An NPC in the Yawning Portal asks you to collect relics and complete Survey Expeditions. Completing them unlocks additional levels of Undermountain and advances the cam...
by Alphastream
Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: The 4th Wall
Topic: Acquisitions Inc book comes out June 18th!
Replies: 7
Views: 9542

Re: Acquisitions Inc book comes out June 18th!

Thanks, Sigil! I am hoping that they kept some of the NPC names I used in the adventure... because Guild members will recognize them...
by Alphastream
Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 25702

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

I just came across this dev forum post regarding their recent stream... "Enchant exchange bind status: Our current tech does not allow for stores to have a concept of bind status, therefore the exchange cannot be set up to check bound to bound and unbound to unbound. It has a set parameter of a...
by Alphastream
Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Public Guides
Topic: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion
Replies: 23
Views: 25702

Re: Undermountain: Neverwinter's Biggest Expansion

One of the more surreal dev blog posts in the while. It's supposed to be a typical design post about lighting. Instead, it basically says: ⋅ Neverwinter's lighting engine is 6 years old and hard to work with ⋅ I'm the only employee working on environment, making it harder ⋅...