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Old November 14th, 2013 (01:11 AM).
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Members will now see their own threads when posting in a forum that requires moderator approval. Hopefully this'll cut down on the duplicate threads being created when people don't read the notices about the threads being invisible until approved.
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and perhaps her grave
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but all these in their pregnant causes mixed confusedly
and which thus must ever fight
unless the almighty maker them ordain his dark materials to create more worlds
into this wild abyss the wary fiend stood on the brink of hell
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Old November 26th, 2013 (06:01 AM).
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25th & 26th November, 2013

Rejoice. karatekid552 is now an emu farmer Emulation moderator and we have our name changes back! :D
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Old November 26th, 2013 (06:46 AM).
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Tiny tiny update!

Running low on PM space? It's now been increased to 200 for regular members, and multiplied if you're a supporter. Now you can breathe easier.
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Old December 8th, 2013 (02:01 PM).
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  • BlahISuck is the newest mod of the Discussions and Debates section! Yet despite that he's still got a pessimistic username.
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Old December 10th, 2013 (04:51 PM).
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  • Pixel Art and Pixel Projects have been merged with Art & Design. All threads should stay accessible in their new home.
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Old December 11th, 2013 (08:29 AM).
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  • Synerjee is the newest mod of the The Welcome Lounge section! A perfect treat for finishing her finals huh?
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Old December 22nd, 2013 (10:24 PM).
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Couple of forum changes this time.

» Chit Chat & Polls renamed to Chit Chat Café.

» General Entertainment renamed (back) to Culture & Media, and an Anime & Manga subforum has been added to it.
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Old December 23rd, 2013 (02:54 PM).
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— Battle Center gained the subforum called In-Game Team Help. Rejoice!
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Old December 30th, 2013 (03:25 AM). Edited December 30th, 2013 by shenanigans.
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  • New staff usergroup added! Battle Server Staff are now shown in purple italics or with a purple tab next to their userbars. You can find the server moderated by these wonderful people here. :]
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Old December 30th, 2013 (10:09 PM).
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— Trade Corner gained a subforum named Trader Reviews, which allows traders to give feedback on those playing legitimately. Check it out by clicking this.
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Old January 3rd, 2014 (03:22 PM). Edited January 5th, 2014 by shenanigans.
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  • New signature and avatar limitations. You can now have an avatar of up to 1MB filesize and a signature of a total filesize of up to 2MB.
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Old January 4th, 2014 (10:24 PM).
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Did it seriously take me this long to optimize Poké Link 4 Blue, Poké Link 4 Pink and The Johto Elite for fixed-width viewing? Nonetheless, it's finally happening.

Secret! Set your Style Accent to "4280AB" and use Stand Nexus. That's all.
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Old January 6th, 2014 (11:21 PM).
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Tonight:
  • Previous usernames are now shown in postbits. Click on the user's name in a post to see what they were previously known as (under "also known as") - also, I realize it's currently ugly--in the 2.0 redesign the whole popup is different and will be more functional
  • Userbars are now more useful. Hover over a "Moderator" userbar to see what sections that moderator is in charge of
  • Clicking on the battle server staff bar now takes you to the thread with info on how to join the battle server
  • Clicking on a community supporter userbar will now take you to the thread with info on how to donate/donation perks
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into this wild abyss
the womb of nature
and perhaps her grave
of neither sea nor shore nor air nor fire
but all these in their pregnant causes mixed confusedly
and which thus must ever fight
unless the almighty maker them ordain his dark materials to create more worlds
into this wild abyss the wary fiend stood on the brink of hell
and looked a while
pondering his voyage
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Old January 16th, 2014 (05:29 AM).
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  • The requirement to obtain a blog via posting has been lowered - you now only require 2,000 posts to be able to post blog entries. Don't spam your way up, now!
  • Furthermore, members with 3,000 posts gain access to the Member Interaction Centre section.
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Old January 23rd, 2014 (06:29 AM).
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  • ShadowE has joined Aura Blackquill as moderator of Video Games!
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Old January 24th, 2014 (08:43 PM).
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Tonight:
  • Links to the Battle Server have been added to the navigation links, right next to chat. Which leads me to...
  • In order to make room for the Battle Server links, the "Your Options" menu has been removed from the navbar. You can now access the same menu by clicking on your username up at the top next to where it says "Welcome"
  • The list of themes from the dropdown menu at the bottom of each page has been rearranged and now display them in alphabetical order
  • A new type of announcement has been added to the forums. Occasionally, moderators and administrators may post "global" announcements (also called howlers :D) that will appear on the main forum index. There is no way to hide these and I have no intention of making it possible, so please, don't ask.
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into this wild abyss
the womb of nature
and perhaps her grave
of neither sea nor shore nor air nor fire
but all these in their pregnant causes mixed confusedly
and which thus must ever fight
unless the almighty maker them ordain his dark materials to create more worlds
into this wild abyss the wary fiend stood on the brink of hell
and looked a while
pondering his voyage
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Old January 30th, 2014 (12:03 PM). Edited January 30th, 2014 by seeker.
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  • Razor Leaf has been promoted to Staff Administrator! Congratulations, happens once every few years so it it is no minor feat!
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Old January 30th, 2014 (02:30 PM).
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  • Sheep has been promoted Super Moderator! And who said the HQ Staff are slow at making decisions, huh?
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Old February 10th, 2014 (05:46 AM).
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Ears open, guys! The [sound] tag has been deprecated (meaning I will personally murder it someday). It's been supplanted with a new [audio] tag. It sports HTML5 and falls back to Flash if you're using a crappy web browser. (The audio tag does not accept a "title" where the sound tag will continue to.)


Usage:
[audio]URL of MP3 file[/audio]
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Old February 11th, 2014 (07:35 PM).
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Some small updates:
  • Pasting a normal YouTube URL will automatically convert the URL into the embedded video now. No need to use the BBcode anymore.
  • You can now choose a default font/color for your posts on the edit profile page at the very bottom
  • Anniversaries for being a member on PC are now shown at the bottom next to birthdays
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into this wild abyss
the womb of nature
and perhaps her grave
of neither sea nor shore nor air nor fire
but all these in their pregnant causes mixed confusedly
and which thus must ever fight
unless the almighty maker them ordain his dark materials to create more worlds
into this wild abyss the wary fiend stood on the brink of hell
and looked a while
pondering his voyage
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Old February 14th, 2014 (01:55 PM).
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Small update with the new unread thread marking feature. Anything older than 3 days will now be automatically marked as read. Hopefully this will cut down on the clutter in subscribed threads/improve general usefulness of the feature. I figure if after 3 days you haven't read a something, you probably don't care about it, haha.

It should also speed up the forums, which have been noticeably slower since this switch.
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into this wild abyss
the womb of nature
and perhaps her grave
of neither sea nor shore nor air nor fire
but all these in their pregnant causes mixed confusedly
and which thus must ever fight
unless the almighty maker them ordain his dark materials to create more worlds
into this wild abyss the wary fiend stood on the brink of hell
and looked a while
pondering his voyage
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Old February 16th, 2014 (10:12 AM). Edited February 16th, 2014 by seeker.
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Another small update. I just went ahead and added size, fonts, strike, image, highlight, spoiler, sup, sub, youtube, div, and span tags to quick reply. Most people use Quick Reply, but it's a pain to do simple formatting when using it, so this should help a little. Enjoy!

This may look odd on some profiles, which will be fixed soon.
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Old February 17th, 2014 (02:58 AM).
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When caught up with the whole "YouTube URLs now automatically embed" business, we neglected to point out that we now have a tag for embedding live Twitch.tv streams.

Watch live video from twitchplayspokemon on www.twitch.tv

The tag is "[twitch]" and the channel name. (If you're not already doing so, go watch Twitch play Pokémon.)

Thank you very much.
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Old February 18th, 2014 (12:29 PM).
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When you say a filtered word (you know, like those bad words your mommy told you not to say!), letters are now replaced with ♥'s instead of *'s! Don't like it? Well tough ♥♥♥♥!
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Old February 19th, 2014 (09:38 PM).
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Certain forums have been exempt from the minimum character limit for some time, but the forum still gave you an error message when you didn't have at least 25 characters in your posts. Tonight we fixed that, no more "fillerfillerfiller" :D

You can also check the minimum character limit for the forum you're posting in by looking at the "Posting Rules" box at the bottom left of each forum/thread/reply page/etc.
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into this wild abyss
the womb of nature
and perhaps her grave
of neither sea nor shore nor air nor fire
but all these in their pregnant causes mixed confusedly
and which thus must ever fight
unless the almighty maker them ordain his dark materials to create more worlds
into this wild abyss the wary fiend stood on the brink of hell
and looked a while
pondering his voyage
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