Hear ye, hear ye! Let it be known far and wide that a Grand Holiday Party will be held at the Portalarium Studios and in Shroud of the Avatar on: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM Central Standard Time (US) (2300 UTC to 0400 UTC) Hosted, planned, and paid for by the Player Community The Grand Holiday Party is completely planned, hosted, and paid for by the player community! The Portalarium team thanks you so much here - this means a GREAT deal to them, and they are very excited to be celebrating with you during this event! ATTENDING THE EVENT We are going to have a lot of fun and activities for not only everyone that can attend in Austin, but also all those online from around the world: Meet the Developers Plenty of Drinks and Food White elephant gift exchange Games, Storytelling and Jokes Live in-game party in Shroud of the Avatar - location to be announced Video live stream on Zoom - https://zoom.us/j/9733090253 Live music and DJs by Avatars Radio - http://avatarsradio.info/ Twitch streaming by NBNN - http://www.nbnn.info/ Audio streaming by WRFB - http://www.radiofreebritannia.com/ Discord chat - https://www.shroudoftheavatar.com/?page_id=5 The players are fully planning this event, so we need all the help we can get in making sure it goes off without a hitch. Even if you cannot attend, donating to the party will allow it to be a success worthy of a photo album to share later. Please RSVP! Want to come in person or virtually? Want to help out in some other way? Just want to watch and listen? Please fill out the following survey/RSVP with your interest: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/M8T93QB SUPPORTING THE EVENT If you wish to donate, funds will be going directly to a setup account at Portalarium they can use to purchase supplies for the celebration: Anyone donating to this event ($5 USD or higher), or attending in person, will receive an in-game Event Clasped-Gauntlets Cloak “Grand Holiday Party 2017” You must still RSVP above though! Please send donations to Portalarium PayPal Account - Log into your own PayPal account and send to: firstname.lastname@example.org Add Comment like: “This is Winfield - donation for the Grand Holiday Party 2017” and any special instructions (such as, “buy ice cream for Berek”) IMPORTANT: Type your registered Portalarium/SotA Account Email Address in the PayPal comments in order to receive a cloak. If you forget, consider making another donation with your email address. This is NOT a fund-raising event for development Funds go completely for food, drink, decorations, and any other event support needs Excess funds will be reserved for future events throughout the year, e.g., more on-camera items for the telethons, future celebrations at the office, etc. SENDING BEST WISHES AND GIFTS Here is the office address for attendance and if you wish to mail any holiday cards or gifts to the team: Portalarium, Inc. 3410 Far West Blvd Suite 275 Austin, TX 78731 USA Please email well wishes to: email@example.com If you have any questions about the organizing of the event, please contact me here in the forums. We look forward to a great party and celebration as we journey into 2017 together!