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'''A New Light''' was the second [[Myst Online episodes|episode]] of [[Myst Online: Uru Live]], which ran from [[June 23]], [[2007 CE|2007]] to [[June 27]], 2007.  
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'''A New Light''' was the second [[Myst Online Episodes|episode]] of [[Myst Online: Uru Live]], which ran from [[June 23]], [[2007 CE|2007]] to [[June 27]], 2007.
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==Preview==
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:The next episode, '''A New Light''', begins in June. In it, power is shifting and new leaders begin to emerge while those from the past begin to fade. Amidst all the chaos, the Age of [[Er'cana]] is released and Explorers are asked to help feed the darkening lake. Meanwhile, new information is revealed and more begin to fear the coming war. [[Er'cana]] features a vast landscape with hours of unique gameplay that can be played single player or with friends.
  
 
== Events ==
 
== Events ==
 
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{{event|[[Myst Online episodes]]|2007-06-23|9663|2|22|[[A New Light]]|ends=2007-06-27|hidedescription=1}}
 
=== June 23 ===
 
=== June 23 ===
 
* The population limit in [[Nexus]] for [[Ae'gura]] is raised to 100.
 
* The population limit in [[Nexus]] for [[Ae'gura]] is raised to 100.
* The [[DRC]] sends out a [[KI]] message announcing that [[explorer]]-created [[marker missions]] can be made using the [[KI]].
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* {{event||2007-06-23|9663|2|22|The [[DRC]] sends out a [[KI]] message announcing that [[explorer]]-created [[marker missions]] can be made using the [[KI]].}}
 
* [[Victor Laxman]] announces that the [[recalibration]] effort is complete, and that the [[Great Zero]] will be activated the next day at 4pm [[Cavern Time]].
 
* [[Victor Laxman]] announces that the [[recalibration]] effort is complete, and that the [[Great Zero]] will be activated the next day at 4pm [[Cavern Time]].
 
** He also mentions that there has been increased [[Bahro]] activity in many Ages that [[explorers]] do not have access to, but decreased activity in the [[Cavern]]. However, the [[DRC]] is not delaying the release of any [[Age|Ages]] because of this.
 
** He also mentions that there has been increased [[Bahro]] activity in many Ages that [[explorers]] do not have access to, but decreased activity in the [[Cavern]]. However, the [[DRC]] is not delaying the release of any [[Age|Ages]] because of this.
* The [[DRC]] sends out a [[KI]] message announcing that [[Watcher's Sanctuary]] is open.
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* {{event||2007-06-23|9663|2|22|The [[DRC]] sends out a [[KI]] message announcing that [[Watcher's Sanctuary]] is open.}}
* |[[Cate Alexander]] addresses explorers in the [[Watcher's Sanctuary]].
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* {{event||2007-06-23|9663|2|22|[[Cate Alexander]] addresses explorers in the [[Watcher's Sanctuary]].}}
 
** They have had no word from [[Michael Engberg]].
 
** They have had no word from [[Michael Engberg]].
 
** [[Er'cana]] will be released in the Sanctuary on Tuesday or Wednesday.
 
** [[Er'cana]] will be released in the Sanctuary on Tuesday or Wednesday.
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** The [[DRC]] still has translated texts they have not released.
 
** The [[DRC]] still has translated texts they have not released.
 
** Cate indicated that there are 'tough questions' ahead relating to the funding of the restoration.
 
** Cate indicated that there are 'tough questions' ahead relating to the funding of the restoration.
 
  
 
===June 24===
 
===June 24===
* [[Dr. Kodama]] visits the [[Guild of Greeters]] [[Bevin]] to announce the results of the structural analysis of the area of the [[Kahlo Pub]] that collapsed.
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* {{event||2007-06-24|9663|2|22|[[Ikuro Kodama|Dr. Kodama]] visits the [[Guild of Greeters]] [[Bevin]] to announce the results of the structural analysis of the area of the [[Kahlo Pub]] that collapsed.}}
 
** They found that the building was sound before the collapse, and the collapse was not caused by earthquake or seismic activity.
 
** They found that the building was sound before the collapse, and the collapse was not caused by earthquake or seismic activity.
 
** He unofficially states that he believes that the [[Bahro]] caused the collapse.
 
** He unofficially states that he believes that the [[Bahro]] caused the collapse.
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** [[Ahnonay]] is on schedule.
 
** [[Ahnonay]] is on schedule.
 
** The [[DRC]] has no plans to release [[Noloben]].
 
** The [[DRC]] has no plans to release [[Noloben]].
* [[Victor Laxman]] turns on the [[Great Zero]].
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* {{event||2007-06-24|9663|2|22|[[Victor Laxman]] turns on the [[Great Zero]].}}
* [[Nick White]] passes on to explorers that [[Victor Laxman]] is fixing the [[KI]] machine in [[Descent]].
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* {{event||2007-06-24|9663|2|22|[[Nick White]] meets with explorers to discuss the [[Descent]] and [[Jalak]].|hidedescription=1}}[[Nick White]] passes on to explorers that [[Victor Laxman]] is fixing the [[KI]] machine in [[Descent]].}}
 
** He says [[Jalak]] is more like an arena than a game area.
 
** He says [[Jalak]] is more like an arena than a game area.
** He confirms that, as far as he knows, [[Myst V]] was a good representation of what the [[DRC]] knows about the events it depicts.
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** He confirms that, as far as he knows, [[Myst V: End of Ages|Myst V]] was a good representation of what the [[DRC]] knows about the events it depicts.
* [[Victor Laxman]] comes to [[Myss Terrie]]'s [[Bevin]] to announce that the [[KI]] light machine in [[Descent]] is working.
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* {{event||2007-06-24|9663|2|22|[[Victor Laxman]] meets explorers in [[Myss Terrie]]'s [[Bevin]] to announce that the [[KI]] light machine in the [[Descent]] is working, and discusses the [[bahro]] and the events of [[Myst V]].|hidedescription=1}}[[Victor Laxman]] comes to [[Myss Terrie]]'s [[Bevin]] to announce that the [[KI]] light machine in [[Descent]] is working.}}
 
** The D'ni survivor on [[Noloben]] was gone when they returned to the [[Cavern]] in 2005.
 
** The D'ni survivor on [[Noloben]] was gone when they returned to the [[Cavern]] in 2005.
 
** The [[DRC]] believes the [[Bahro]] are behind the [[instancing]] of [[Age]]s.
 
** The [[DRC]] believes the [[Bahro]] are behind the [[instancing]] of [[Age]]s.
 
** He assumes that the character of [[Esher]] is based the [[Noloben]]-survivor, but he does not know how accurate that depiction is.
 
** He assumes that the character of [[Esher]] is based the [[Noloben]]-survivor, but he does not know how accurate that depiction is.
 
  
 
===June 25===
 
===June 25===
* The [[DRC]] elects [[Cate Alexander]] to fill [[Michael Engberg]]'s spot in the DRC.
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* {{event||2007-06-25|9663|2|23|The [[DRC]] elects [[Cate Alexander]] to fill [[Michael Engberg]]'s spot in the DRC.}}
* [[Cate Alexander]] hints that the funding situation is bad enough that advertisements may be necessary.
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* {{event||2007-06-25|9663|2|23|[[Cate Alexander]] hints that the funding situation is bad enough that advertisements may be necessary.}}
** [[Marie Sutherland]] tells explorers that she disagrees with Cate, both on her new position and on her views on advertising.
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** {{event||2007-06-25|9663|2|23|[[Marie Sutherland]] tells explorers that she disagrees with Cate, both on her new position and on her views on advertising.}}
 
** Cate says she's considering all options, including merchandise, billboards and branding.
 
** Cate says she's considering all options, including merchandise, billboards and branding.
* [[Douglas Sharper]] explains to explorers that he is going to [[Noloben]] to observe the [[Bahro]], and will kill one in retaliation for [[Wheely]].
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* {{event||2007-06-25|9663|2|23|[[Douglas Sharper]] explains to explorers that he is going to [[Noloben]] to observe the [[Bahro]], and will kill one in retaliation for [[Wheely]].}}
 
** Explorers try to talk him out of it, and he leaves in frustration.
 
** Explorers try to talk him out of it, and he leaves in frustration.
* [[Nick White]] talks to explorers.
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* {{event||2007-06-25|9663|2|23|[[Nick White]] talks to explorers about [[Cate Alexander]], [[Douglas Sharper]], [[Noloben]], [[Rebek]], and the [[Tablet]].|hidedescription=1}}[[Nick White]] talks to explorers.
 
** [[Cate Alexander]] was not happy with [[Douglas Sharper]] when she heard about his plans. She told him he's going to find out information, not hunting.
 
** [[Cate Alexander]] was not happy with [[Douglas Sharper]] when she heard about his plans. She told him he's going to find out information, not hunting.
** [[Bahro]] seem to be leaving the [[pod age]] alone. Nick says they killed most of the animals there.
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** [[Bahro]] seem to be leaving the [[Pod Age]] alone. Nick says they killed most of the animals there.
 
** Nick says 'The D'ni weren't dealing with the same Bahro we are.' and agreed that it might have to do with the [[Tablet]].
 
** Nick says 'The D'ni weren't dealing with the same Bahro we are.' and agreed that it might have to do with the [[Tablet]].
 
** Sharper seems to think the 'bad' Bahro will kill everyone the first chance they have.
 
** Sharper seems to think the 'bad' Bahro will kill everyone the first chance they have.
 
** He also confirms that another race, not the [[Bahro]], were kept in the slave cages in [[Teledahn]]. Then they were hunted in [[Rebek]].
 
** He also confirms that another race, not the [[Bahro]], were kept in the slave cages in [[Teledahn]]. Then they were hunted in [[Rebek]].
* [[Marie Sutherland]] visits the [[Guild of Greeters]]'s [[Bevin]].
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* {{event||2007-06-25|9663|2|23|[[Marie Sutherland]] visits the [[Guild of Greeters]]'s [[Bevin]].}}
 
** In response to concerns about how the upcoming lake lighting will affect the algae in the lake, she says that they have been studying the lake for years.
 
** In response to concerns about how the upcoming lake lighting will affect the algae in the lake, she says that they have been studying the lake for years.
 
** She says they are in a catch-22 regarding funding - they need more explorers, but explorers don't want to visit more at the current state of the restoration.
 
** She says they are in a catch-22 regarding funding - they need more explorers, but explorers don't want to visit more at the current state of the restoration.
 
  
 
===June 26===
 
===June 26===
* [[Er'cana]] is released in the [[Watcher's Sanctuary]].
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* {{event||2007-06-26|9663|2|24|[[Er'cana]] is released in the [[Watcher's Sanctuary]].}}
* |The [[DRC]] places a [[memorial]] to those who have died.
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* {{event||2007-06-26|9663|2|24|The [[DRC]] places a [[memorial]] to those who have died.}}
 
** The memorial includes the names of [[Phil Henderson]], [[Wheely]] and [[Rosette]], as well as [[explorers]] like [[Pehpsi]] and [[Aquila]].
 
** The memorial includes the names of [[Phil Henderson]], [[Wheely]] and [[Rosette]], as well as [[explorers]] like [[Pehpsi]] and [[Aquila]].
* [[Marie Sutherland]] tracks down an [[explorer]] named [[Reteltee]] to talk about a question he asked about [[Guild]]s and takes him to a meeting with [[Cate Alexander]].
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* {{event||2007-06-26|9663|2|24|[[Marie Sutherland]] talks off-the-record about [[Guild]]s with [[Cate Alexander]] and an explorer named [[reteltee]].|hidedescription=1}}[[Marie Sutherland]] tracks down an [[explorer]] named [[Reteltee]] to talk about a question he asked about [[Guild]]s and takes him to a meeting with [[Cate Alexander]].
 
** Cate requests that the meeting not be recorded.
 
** Cate requests that the meeting not be recorded.
 
** Reteltee returns and reports that the [[DRC]] are considering re-establishing Guilds and ask him for suggestions. He suggested Guilds of Maintainers, Cartographers, Greeters, Helpers, Miners, and Surveyors.
 
** Reteltee returns and reports that the [[DRC]] are considering re-establishing Guilds and ask him for suggestions. He suggested Guilds of Maintainers, Cartographers, Greeters, Helpers, Miners, and Surveyors.
 
** He had no further details.
 
** He had no further details.
* [[Nick White]] chats with explorers in the [[Watcher's Sanctuary]].
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* {{event||2007-06-26|9663|2|24|[[Nick White]] chats with explorers in the [[Watcher's Sanctuary]].}}
 
** He gets a KI message from [[Sydney Austin]] while there, which he mentions but ignores.
 
** He gets a KI message from [[Sydney Austin]] while there, which he mentions but ignores.
 
** He asks if explorers have met a man named [[J.D. Barnes]], who has been 'hanging around with the [[DRC]] lately.
 
** He asks if explorers have met a man named [[J.D. Barnes]], who has been 'hanging around with the [[DRC]] lately.
 
** When asked how long [[pellet]]s in [[Er'cana]] take to cook, he says "depends how long you cook them."
 
** When asked how long [[pellet]]s in [[Er'cana]] take to cook, he says "depends how long you cook them."
* [[J.D. Barnes]] comes to the [[Guild of Greeters]]'s [[Bevin]], looking for members of the [[Students of D'ni Knowledge]].
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* {{event||2007-06-26|9663|2|24|[[J.D. Barnes]] comes to the [[Guild of Greeters]]'s [[Bevin]], looking for members of the [[Students of D'ni Knowledge]].}}
 
** He says he's an anthropologist and working with them and a 'young lady' on a documentary.
 
** He says he's an anthropologist and working with them and a 'young lady' on a documentary.
 
** He says he does not work for the [[DRC]] and has no access to anything 'novel'.
 
** He says he does not work for the [[DRC]] and has no access to anything 'novel'.
 
  
 
===June 27===
 
===June 27===
* [[Marie Sutherland]] announces a new stained-glass contest for the [[Great Zero]].
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* {{event||2007-06-27|9663|2|25|[[Marie Sutherland]] announces a new stained-glass contest for the [[Great Zero]].}}
 
** She also says that the chosen [[Eder Delin]] and [[Eder Tsogal]] pieces will go up next month.
 
** She also says that the chosen [[Eder Delin]] and [[Eder Tsogal]] pieces will go up next month.
* A [[Lake Light Meter]] is placed in the [[Ferry Terminal]] by [[Victor Laxman]].
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* {{event||2007-06-27|9663|2|25|A [[Lake light meter|light meter]] is placed in the [[Ferry Terminal]] by [[Victor Laxman]].}}
* The [[DRC]] sends a [[KI]] message explaining how the [[pellet]]s work in [[Er'cana]].
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* {{event||2007-06-27|9663|2|25|The [[DRC]] sends a [[KI]] message explaining how the [[pellet]]s work in [[Er'cana]].}}
* [[Vormaen]] tries to convince [[Victor Laxman]] to have the [[DRC]] cancel [[Douglas Sharper]]'s trip to [[Noloben]].
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* {{event||2007-06-27|9663|2|25|[[Vormaen]] tries to convince [[Victor Laxman]] to have the [[DRC]] cancel [[Douglas Sharper]]'s trip to [[Noloben]].}}
 
** He suggests to Laxman that [[Yeesha]] and the 'good' [[Bahro]] might have the ability to reverse what happened to [[Wheely]].
 
** He suggests to Laxman that [[Yeesha]] and the 'good' [[Bahro]] might have the ability to reverse what happened to [[Wheely]].
* [[Douglas Sharper]] stops by the [[UruObsession]] [[neighborhood]] before he leaves for [[Noloben]].
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* {{event||2007-06-27|9663|2|25|[[Douglas Sharper]] stops by the [[Uru Obsession]] [[neighborhood]] before he leaves for [[Noloben]].}}
 
** He says he's had two meetings with [[Cate Alexander]] because of that [[neighborhood]].
 
** He says he's had two meetings with [[Cate Alexander]] because of that [[neighborhood]].
 
** He expects to find [[Bahro]] killing each other in Noloben.
 
** He expects to find [[Bahro]] killing each other in Noloben.
* The [[Er'cana]] plants [[Relto page]] appears in [[Er'cana]].
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* {{event||2007-06-27|9663|2|25|The [[Er'cana]] plants [[Relto page]] appears in [[Er'cana]].}}
* The tie-dye shirt appears in [[Teledahn]].
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* {{event||2007-06-27|9663|2|25|The tie-dye shirt appears in [[Teledahn]].}}
  
  

Latest revision as of 14:40, 21 February 2020

A New Light was the second episode of Myst Online: Uru Live, which ran from June 23, 2007 to June 27, 2007.

Preview[edit]

The next episode, A New Light, begins in June. In it, power is shifting and new leaders begin to emerge while those from the past begin to fade. Amidst all the chaos, the Age of Er'cana is released and Explorers are asked to help feed the darkening lake. Meanwhile, new information is revealed and more begin to fear the coming war. Er'cana features a vast landscape with hours of unique gameplay that can be played single player or with friends.

Events[edit]

June 23[edit]

  • The population limit in Nexus for Ae'gura is raised to 100.
  • The DRC sends out a KI message announcing that explorer-created marker missions can be made using the KI.
  • Victor Laxman announces that the recalibration effort is complete, and that the Great Zero will be activated the next day at 4pm Cavern Time.
    • He also mentions that there has been increased Bahro activity in many Ages that explorers do not have access to, but decreased activity in the Cavern. However, the DRC is not delaying the release of any Ages because of this.
  • The DRC sends out a KI message announcing that Watcher's Sanctuary is open.
  • Cate Alexander addresses explorers in the Watcher's Sanctuary.
    • They have had no word from Michael Engberg.
    • Er'cana will be released in the Sanctuary on Tuesday or Wednesday.
    • They were going to put up a picture of The Watcher, but had technical difficulties.
    • She announced a new age, Jalak, that is about a month away.
    • The DRC still has translated texts they have not released.
    • Cate indicated that there are 'tough questions' ahead relating to the funding of the restoration.

June 24[edit]

  • Dr. Kodama visits the Guild of Greeters Bevin to announce the results of the structural analysis of the area of the Kahlo Pub that collapsed.
    • They found that the building was sound before the collapse, and the collapse was not caused by earthquake or seismic activity.
    • He unofficially states that he believes that the Bahro caused the collapse.
    • He confirms that the symbol they discovered when digging for Wheely is similar to the one found in Minkata.
    • Ahnonay is on schedule.
    • The DRC has no plans to release Noloben.
  • Victor Laxman turns on the Great Zero.
  • Nick White passes on to explorers that Victor Laxman is fixing the KI machine in Descent.}}
    • He says Jalak is more like an arena than a game area.
    • He confirms that, as far as he knows, Myst V was a good representation of what the DRC knows about the events it depicts.
  • Victor Laxman comes to Myss Terrie's Bevin to announce that the KI light machine in Descent is working.}}
    • The D'ni survivor on Noloben was gone when they returned to the Cavern in 2005.
    • The DRC believes the Bahro are behind the instancing of Ages.
    • He assumes that the character of Esher is based the Noloben-survivor, but he does not know how accurate that depiction is.

June 25[edit]

  • The DRC elects Cate Alexander to fill Michael Engberg's spot in the DRC.
  • Cate Alexander hints that the funding situation is bad enough that advertisements may be necessary.
    • Marie Sutherland tells explorers that she disagrees with Cate, both on her new position and on her views on advertising.
    • Cate says she's considering all options, including merchandise, billboards and branding.
  • Douglas Sharper explains to explorers that he is going to Noloben to observe the Bahro, and will kill one in retaliation for Wheely.
    • Explorers try to talk him out of it, and he leaves in frustration.
  • Nick White talks to explorers.
    • Cate Alexander was not happy with Douglas Sharper when she heard about his plans. She told him he's going to find out information, not hunting.
    • Bahro seem to be leaving the Pod Age alone. Nick says they killed most of the animals there.
    • Nick says 'The D'ni weren't dealing with the same Bahro we are.' and agreed that it might have to do with the Tablet.
    • Sharper seems to think the 'bad' Bahro will kill everyone the first chance they have.
    • He also confirms that another race, not the Bahro, were kept in the slave cages in Teledahn. Then they were hunted in Rebek.
  • Marie Sutherland visits the Guild of Greeters's Bevin.
    • In response to concerns about how the upcoming lake lighting will affect the algae in the lake, she says that they have been studying the lake for years.
    • She says they are in a catch-22 regarding funding - they need more explorers, but explorers don't want to visit more at the current state of the restoration.

June 26[edit]

June 27[edit]


Major characters[edit]


New content[edit]