As many of you probably know, the chatbox is proving to be a great strain on the forums. Repeated and frequent use of it with a large amount of people in it can cause problems such as reaching limits in resources and errors. Chatbox also slows down periodically when used frequently and occasionally breaks when multiple images are used.
I opted for a switch to a Discord server. Discord is a browser-based, or client-based, application that allows fora community to talk to one another via voice chat, text, or both. It works similar to the chatbox but will not have the same forum-like structure for text formatting.
Here's the Discord server for Antares should you want to get a feel for it. Be sure to use your forum name if you're gonna use it. If you don't, we're probably gonna change it to it anyways. And if we can't determine your name, we'll just ban/kick you.
This'll be a test of what it'll be like. Luckily the server can...
Alrighty guys, here's an update on what all's goin' on. Cole and I have been busy restructuring the forum a bit and now, I hope that things are laid out a bit better and make a reasonable amount of sense to all of you. We've added the Administrative Forums for all announcements, public staff applications, and concerns and suggestions. Character Journals have also been moved to the IC forums, because we felt that was a more appropriate location for it considering the journals themselves are in-character, albeit usually private. The rules page has been updated with the new rules and formatted so that it hopefully looks alright. If you have any issues with the formatting, please say so down below so that it can be fixed if possible.
Now, onto staff positions. Staff applications have been reopened, and you can find more information regarding that in the Public Applications forum; There's a stickied thread there containing any information you may need to know in regards to applying for...