The HoBLotH III event portal
is now archived to make room for HoBLotH IV
"Great Things Only Happen with Adequate Priority -or- Sacrifice is a Virtue" Read More
An important message from Rustic Dragon regarding the future of The Hearth. Read More
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2016-08-26: HoBLotH II
trinkets are now available on eBay
Early registration for HoBlotH III
has closed. Late registration is available until May 10th at an increased price.
Fixed a bug that let people join quests extra times by spam clicking.
Venue map and detailed descriptions added to the quest framework page
for HoBLotH III
Fixed a bug where quest submission didn't work in Chrome.
Quest submission and joining is now live for HoBLotH III. Currently finalizing dev of edit functionality.
Quest submission is very nearly finished. Moving on to post-submission editing, dependency checks, and bug fixing.
Rustic is moving this weekend. Development is on hold for a few days. Should have questing up by the end of next week.
Quest adding is very nearly finished. Still need to implement editing and some various edge case handlers.
Join/abandon/volunteer/withdraw functionality in place for quests on development server. Last goal before go-live is quest submit/edit and a healthy dose of QA.
The Quests/Actitivies that users are attending, rangering, and/or shepherding now show up on the registration page on the development server. Tomorrow's goal is to add functionality to join/abandon quests and volunteer for Ranger/Shepherd roles.
Appreciable progress on HoBLotH III
quest submission code.
2016-01-20: HoBLotH III portal
now shows current status of Funding Goals
Development server computer has a new motherboard and is operational (24 hour burn-in test in progress). Quest submission development will continue this weekend!
Development server computer down for repairs. Replacement motherboard is on the way. New e.t.a. for quest framework is now end of January.
Rustic's computer's power supply blew. Current hardware/data integrity status is unknown. Everything on is on hold until this is resolved.
Develoment on Quest/Activity submission for HoBLotH III
is still progressingly steadily. Hoping to be live by the end of the month.
As requested, six new locations have been added for sponsorship at HoBLotH III
: Docks, Geodesic Dome, Merry-Go-Round, Dungeon, Lunar Rift, and the Giant Chess Set.
Substantial progress on the code for users to add Quests/Activities to HoBLotH III. Hoping to have this feature launced by the end of the month..
2015-12-02: Equipment Safety Section
added to the HoBLotH III Combat Rules & Reference
HoBLotH III password encryption implemented so I won't be able to see if your password is something silly like "password."
HoBLotH III registration in final polish stage on test server.
Hearth of Britannia now uses SSL! ^_^
Upgrade migration has started. Soon The Hearth will be using a dedicated IP and SSL to protect user data for HoBLotH registration.
HoBLotH III registration completed on test server. Moving on to Quest/Activity submission. On schedule for registration to open before the end of November.
HoBLotH III Character creation process and animations complete on test server. Moving on to registration back-end prep for next steps.
Implemented AJAX login form and modal graphics on test server for HoBLotH III registration process.
2015-10-24: HoBLotH III Event Portal
is now live (registration opens in November).
Wading knee deep in PHP, MySQL, and word smithing for the HoBLotH III
event description and registration pages. Event description is nearly finished. E.T.A. this coming Monday.
Dates for HoBLotH III
have been officially set.
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Substantial progress on HoBLotH III registration process. (PHP, JQuery, MySQL) Begun receiving tentative confirmation of event attendance from select special guests.
Begun intensive work on the HoBLotH III event page and event framework design.
Added useful synopses and links to the events
page and added more obvious indicators for event archives.
Streamlined some of the underlying PHP, put some items on the table, reworked the navigation, and added a new events