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Small outage; Restored

Sad truth

Sad truth

We were down tonight for a short time.  We rebooted the server and are back online.  We are currently in the process of looking for new hosting options.  We’re one of the few sites out there who haven’t migrated to “the cloud”.  Instead we run off dedicated servers.

 

 

 

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And then there was twitter.

Earlier this week we launched our twitter account @ShoggothNet.  Feel free to follow it & tweet to it.  It will automagically post all articles posted to shoggoth.net (hopefully) and we will use it to interact with YOU the users.

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Soft Opening

So, venerable user Chris Loveless pointed out that my previous post was a year old.  SOOOO. I’ve decided to post this.  Huzzah!   As you can see we’re more or less back up.  We do currently have a few outstanding issues;

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Welcome Back Authors

Where’s all my content?

Well, we’ve got most of it backed up, but we’ve no reference to assign it to authors   UPDATE: We have all the data, as well as references to the authors. I am trying to contact everyone that I can, if you see this and you once wrote for us, or want to write for us again, get ahold of me at the email of trollboy@( THIS WEBSITE ).  If you’ve got content on the original SDN, we’ll do our best to recover it for you.  Simply create an account and send me a message and I’ll get to work on it.

In the meantime, we’re trying to do our best to focus on *NEW* and exciting content, so that said… sign up, send us your submissions and lets go! Continue reading »

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Origins 2007 Report – Trevlix

Trevlix, a Shoggoth.net Group Keeper and of YSDC fame, has begun posting of his Origins experiences in his journal.

Check it out, here.

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Origins 2007 Feedback!

Have some comments on this year’s Shoggoth.net Group events at Origins?

Have stories to tell?

Have suggestions for next year?

Would you like to participate as a Shoggoth.net Group GM in 2008?

Let us know! Send in a submission! Post in our forums! Post at the Yog-Sothoth.com forums. Send me an email! Continue reading »

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The Miskatonic

  • 1 Part Frangelico
  • 1 Part Midori
  • 1 Part Tonic

Invented by

  • Chris ONeil of 9th Level games; Game Designer and sworn enemy of my liver
  • Our as of yet unnamed New Shoggoth.net GM (Hurry up and get ahold of us you bastard)
  • Matt “trollboy” Wiseman (if you’re ever in vegas and see me out and about buy me a Miskatonic or 30
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Origins 07 – Event Preview – Tombstone

Here’s a teaser for the “Tombstone” adventure at Origins 07

You board the stage coach, your compatriots; Wyatt and Virgil Earp, et. al. following shortly behind you. Along with your party, a young gunslinger joins you. You realize he’s a gunfighter, due to his utter inability to shut up and stop showing off. Gun spinning, targeting things through the window, etc. Continue reading »

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Back.. front and side to side

In a strange series of events that can only be classified by a word our team of loyal shoggites(yes that’s a word, so what if I just made it up) at oxford are working on developing (they’re handling that one, because we all know what happens when I make up a bloody word) we were down for a couple weeks.

Well a few SQL tweaks and a sacrifice to shub-internet later and here we are! YEAH! In the meantime, anyone recommend a good CMS? More on that and such IT Geekery below. Continue reading »

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Fear and Loathing in Columbus Ohio

Not to be outdone by any miscreant in a white car, our own trollboy throws his two bits in

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