Shroud of the Avatar's Long talks building narrative on top of a sandbox

Shroud of the Avatar's latest Update of the Avatar has been released. As per usual, it sums up the major happenings for Portalarium's crowdfunded fantasy sandbox in a lengthy newsletter format. This week we're treated to an early look at some in-progress Obsidian architecture.

Also noteworthy is Starr Long's appearance on NBNN's YouTube channel. He talks about everything from SotA's upcoming release 20 to the challenges inherent in building narrative structure on top of a sandbox game. You can view the stream in its entirety after the break. There's a lot more to Update of the Avatar #134, so don't forget to follow the source link!

Source: Update of the Avatar #134
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Rustybladez
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Rustybladez

MMM.... kitty sand box.

Coolit
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Coolit

That was a great interview by NBNN, I found the chris spears(tech director) interview last week well worth the watch too.

SuppliesATK
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SuppliesATK

I wish they didn't decide to go the cooldown hotkey route. I was hoping it would have ended up closer to UO.

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