15 th of august
LUNA PARK AND TAROT READINGS
Do you have serious questions bothering you? Does he or she still love you? Will you find the treasure or meet that handsome captain?
Miss Lydia Cremorne came to Batenburg and got herself a nice house. She is doing Tarot Readings on request.. she is an ( RL ) experienced reader, you can come to her with RP questions or the more serious ones.. please IM her for your request.
Batenburg’s LATE SUMMER LUNAPARK is open, offering Caroussel, the Foaming Flask summer tavern and also a place for dancing, Tarot readings, icecream coffee and muffins. Next week we r planning a dance event there as well.
FISHING FOR A TREASURE CONTEST TUESDAY 31 TH OF JULY 1 PM
Want to find the smugglers treasure? Rumors say there is a map in a bottle, floating somewhere in the Black Powder sea.
If ya join the contest , u might hook the bottle !
Fishing for a treasure contest TUESDAY 31 th of july 1 PM
How does it work ?
At 1 pm gathering at Batenburg Docks.
U will get a tackle and fishing rod , and u will be told how it all works. Then a 10 minutes contest will be started , where u might catch fish and all kinds of other funny things.
The one who catch most WILL ALSO CATCH THE MAP IN A BOTTLE . In the bottle a map , leading to Zaanse Schans caves. It seems there is a chest hidden that gives a gold bar …. there are more chests giving gold .. florens .. but THE ONE WHO FINDS THE GOLD BAR IS WINNER
So…. come catch fish and rob the smuggles booty :))
Wednesday 12 th of july Again the rat hunt was won by Melanie , Benski, Trouble and Bally joining as well. Congrats !
Tuesday 4 th of july People worked hard on the ‘Zaanse schans farms” Lots of wool and apples were sold at the market last weeks. Ships planning a long journey can be given supplies.
Sunday 2 th of july Dutch VOC has a new flagship, called VOC Batavia. A good ship for intecontinenal journeys and probably a desirable prey for pirates and tax collectors as well.
Saturday 2 th of july Another wonderful music event in ‘ Port Celyddon’s ball room ” Lots of music out of the eighties ( preferable Blondie and Sex Pistols) played by Melanie Auxifur. Special welcome for Rookery Commander Jennifer Law, and the Batenburg local VIP Miccah.
Thursday 22 th of june : a ” merchant ship ” sailed from Zaanse schans to Balvenie : Celyddon commander Bally was on patrol, shooting without any warning at the poor sailor. Tough fighting at sea, and Celyddon navy lost another ship, the merchant saved the cargo ( why hiding it in the Zaanse Schans caves? ).
FRIDAY 25 TH OF MAY.. a BPS delegation will sail to Rookery sea to show their fighting skills in Rookery 5 Pm battle , captain Ballyrae Hanley , Tony Falcon and Trouble will be sailing there.
14 th of may: grand opening of Tanya Matahari’s shop in Batenburg
Lovely summer dresses , shoes, swimwear and formal dresses for special occasions.
12 th of may
We welcome miss Cathy Bive as a new renter in Batenburg.
AMSTEL HARBOR @ SENDALONDE’S LIBRARY, RIG TOROK’S ART EXHIBITION
19 march: RELEASE OF IW FISHING CONTEST SYSTEM ON BPS SIMS: read all about fishing in IW
PORT CELYDDON’S MUSIC EVENT AT SUNDAY Thrill to a medley of RnB and Soul music at the Celyddon Ballroom now becoming famous for the care and quality of the music selections. DJ Melanie Auxifur will start proceedings at 1:30 pm on Sunday . Bring yourself, bring a friend and don’t be to surprised if wild things happen!
- 24 sept : Rat Hunt winner : Melani Auxifur , number two : Charles Vane
- Saturday FFA winner : Trouble Mooncurser
- A pouch with florens had been donated for the leper and is on the docks of Leper colony. On sunday we expect a merchant ship with more valuables for the store on Zaanse Schans.
- 26 sep Captain TwoEagles Swansong came to live at Batenburg , he likes to do RP after he settled in InWorldz .
- 29 sept Rat hunt : two winners today : Ballyrae Hanley and Melanie Auxiful ended ex aequo… but …. Bally was invisbile for the killer rat … now who was drunk tonight ? The rat or the hunter ? 😀 We think it was only Bally’s ghost running around!
- 29 sept : new renter in Black Powder Sea : we welcome miss Luna Silvercloud , she owns an island at Leper Colony.
- 4 oct : first MARKET DAY AT PORT CELYDDON ( for details look at events calender )
- 7 oct : Port Celyddon’s carrots are very popular… and someone stole commander Bally’s coins. Unusual activity is seen in Zaanse Schans windmill, ladies are busy with baking bread.
- This weeks Rats hunt is again won by Melanie. It was a very bad week for the rats , especially for the Killer Rat who was shot many times.
- NEW PRODUCTS IN ” SINKEL” shop : ( shipment arrived safely ) – perfumed soap – copper bath tub – oriental food – halloween pumpins from Dutch soil – halloween bottles for your potions and poisons – vanilla and chocolate muffins on a plate- and a nice broom to keep your house free from dust. Get your florens and buy 🙂
- FRIDAY FFA …. Port Celyddon won the ffa .. commander Bally did not drink that much this night, he did not receive his weekly gifts .. ( barrels with Ale )
- 9 oct : a castle was built at Balvenie bay.. there will be masqued balls and life performances soon. We invite all nobles from the early Victorian age, the smugglers and the pirates to explore the place.
- 11 oct : Market day : commander Bally announcing he needs provision for a long journey, and a new trader Miss Goody Bag had some food to sell.. sadly an unknown captain Tsunami, offered more coins then the Navy… also they talked about a rumor there is a dragon living in Zaanse Schans caves , named Theodoor, protecting the gold of Miss Mooncurser, who forgot where she left it. Celyddon offers a new giant apple race.. named MacCelyddon.
- 14 oct: rumors say there is a pirate group called Sellsails Pirates , have plans to connect the Black Powder sims , is it to plunder ???? They will sent little ships to observe the place … we better be alert!
- 15 okt : friday’s FFA winner: commander Ballyrae Hanly won after an epic battle where captain Tony was sunk by accident and Trouble had a close finish , with only 1 hp difference the Celyddon navy won! After this the captains drank rum on the docks , and Tony Falcon decided to join Celyddon’s navy : see captain Bally’s speach :Friends, Navy Countrymen and the odd lass and smuggler!! Lend me yur ears and and silver you have! For today I come to praise a brave sailor Captain Tony. He has shown remarkable valour in only sinking very very slowly.. I true triumph that earns great reward : A navy Commision : the right to tax and spank smugglers where ever they may be!!!! Shake them till there eyes pop and their money drops!! Tony “unsinkable” Falcon you are now an officer and a gentlemen!! Captain Tony has joined the Celyddon navy!!! horrah! horrah! horrah!!!!! Uphold the law and get rich with tax!!!
- 2 nov: Zaanse Schans merchants sailed to new lands to explore and arrived in a country called Highgarden , giving the Lady and the Lord some fine wool as a gift to open oppertunities to trade. Highgarden is at war and it was a risky journey to sail in unarmed , but the mission was succesful and Merchants were give permission to sail the waters there, but they are not protected against sailors attacks from enemies. ( if you want to explore the place, walk in Zaanse Schans caves and step in the boat.
- 9 nov: We welcome captain Eduard Milev ! He is building a fortress on Leper island, for the Royal Coast Guard, settling in the Black Powder region.
- 11 nov : Friday FFA was Epic !! Sailing captains : Ballyrae Hanly, Tony Falcon, RoDen Kilian, Eduard Milev, Charles Vane , Trouble Mooncurser. Round one: winner captain Ballyrae. Round two: captain Charles Vane.
- 17 nov : friday FFA : round one winner : Trouble round two winner: Trouble . Stormy seas made captain RoDen collide on Zaanse Schans shores …
- 2 dec: Battle of the Fortress! Several ships attacked a fortress, set up by the coastal guard. The fort was heavily defended , but…. the sailors won and it exploded in front of the eyes of all.
- sunday 19 th of december … IW cruise will visit the Black Powder sims
- Winter came and turned Black Powder into White Powder .
- 21 Dec Rat hunt: wont by Melanie Auxifur. The killer Rat has been cought by Tony Falcon , been hang up at her tail, but released afterwards.
- 25 Dec Christmas : at Port Celyddon was given a wonderful Christmas concert , located in an Airship, Melanie Auxifur played wonderful classical music for the BP residents. It was a nice gathering, Christmas with friends, warm wishes , nice winter vieuws from out of the sky above Port Celyddon, and well chosen music. We wont forget Christmas Day 2016 !
- 27 th of december : Saturday FFA at 1 will be once in two weeks, the other week will be Captain Eduard Milevs event, where ships will attack a fortress. ROE will follow soon.
- 30 th of december : Impromptu FFA was won by commander Ballyrae..and ( almost) disturbed by a Tuna Bandit. Sailing conditions were wonderful, hardly no lag and good crossings.
- 31 december STARTING AT 3 AM IW time : NEW YEARS MUSIC MARATHON by Melanie Auxifur, the stream will be played on all Black Powder s sims. HAPPY 2017 to all !!
- 7 th of Jan SATURDAY FFA round one : won by captain Tony Falcon after Ramming the smugglers ship. Round two: won by Trouble Mooncurser, ( one smuggler against two Navy captians …. seems smuggers are dangerous 😀 )
- 10 th of jan : THE LUNA SILVERCLOUD SKATING COMPETITION .Watch the following video to see it all Skating contest video
- 16 th of jan : welcome captain Quintus Beaumont ! He is renting a part of Leper Colony, building his docks and house. Welcome Quintus!
- 24 jan NEW ROLL OUT NEXT WEEK , CAPTAINS, TEST YOUR SHIPS Ahoy sailors , at IW sandbox 5 & 6 you have the possibility to test your ships performance with the new roll out changes .( Statenjacht was doing excellent ) Please join the testing and post your remarks here , so if there are Troubles , they can examine them. post your comments here
- 28 jan : three ships attacking a fortress! Hard work to make the fortress burn, but the navy and smugglers worked together and succeeded.
- 31 jan Go check Rig Toroks blog : he sailed to Black Powder sea. Rig ‘s blog
- 10 feb NEW SIM AT BLACK POWDER SEA ….AMSTEL HARBORWelcome merchants of diamonds , jewels, gold and other valuables from the far east! It is from out of this harbor the VOC Galleons sail to the east, and it is at this place , where they store their cargo and make their profits. The best diamonds are for sale here, the VOC headquarters and the States General of the 7 Dutch provinces residence is to be found here. Services : doctor : consultancy every day 2 Pm: Cafe ” de Bolle serves drinks to all , and meet the friendly city inhabitants.
- 14 feb — An Invitation —New Season Event 17th February 2017 12:30 pm IWT Time to relax in nice company and enjoy Countess Melanies fine selection of ‘soft and romantic’ music. Wonderful surroundings perhaps a close friend and dancing, it’s something special. Dress to Impress!Ballyrae Hanly & Melanie Auxifur
- 18 feb saturday FFA both rounds were won by Trouble Mooncurser . A great premier entrance of captain Noah Mason , who was able to sink some captains in his first battle! Great job .
- 28 jan: picture above ( credits to Benski Trenkins ) : impromptu battle between Celyddon navy and pirates and smugglers: Pirate Noah picked up a drunken smuggler after sinking her.
- Captain Eduard Milev is due to RL cirkumstances not able to be with us a lot, but he sents us messages now and then and so far he is doing fine. Black Powder navy and smugglers decided to support the coast guard till he will be able to be in full service again.
- 5 march : NEW SIM ONLY FOR SAILINGWe have one more sim to sail! Between Masego cove, and ocean 53, we have now MASEGO OCEAN! Black Powder sea regions have now 31 sailable sims all together.