Creeping Towards a Solution

1.0          Overview In all likelihood it looks like Sponge is the best bet for a Minecraft 1.8 solution that offers an API for server modifications (i.e. plugins, mods, etc.). There is always the chance that saner heads will prevail regarding the Bukkit drama and it will come to an end. However, we can’t afford to [...]

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VC 1.8 Vanilla Server

Obviously we are all excited about 1.8, but it looks like we’ll have to participate in a waiting game to see if Bukkit and/or Spigot will actually update, especially with Microsoft in the mix. In the interim, we have deployed a Vanilla 1.8 Minecraft server for Veterancraft members. The purpose of this server is to [...]

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Microsoft Getting Into the Mix?

I’m not sure if any one has been following the temper tantrums and dramatics revolving around Bukkit these days, but it’s getting really interesting now on Mojang’s frontline. A few hours ago the following was announced – Microsoft near deal to buy ‘Minecraft’ for $2B based on Microsoft Near Dear to Buy Minecraft Maker Mojang. [...]

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Position on EULA Clarifications

Note: None of these materials, communications, and representations herein and in other VeteranCraft public and/or private venues is offered, nor should be construed as legal advice. Please seek counsel of an attorney for additional clarifications and explanations thereof, if needed. Many of you have probably wondered how Mojang’s recent EULA clarifications will affect VeteranCraft. We’ve [...]

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Residence Clean Up

As a friendly reminder, I bring to your attention that we are drawing close to the end of our 50% refund period for Residence (8/22/14). After that date, all non-server specific residence zones will be deleted. If you intend to convert your Residences into GP Claims, do it now, before find your precious works without [...]

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And a Month Flies By

It seems almost untrue that we are drawing to the close of Arda’s first month; but, it had to come sooner or later. The following changes will become effective at 12:01 AM on 7/22 (EDT): We will continue to accept Residence refund requests for another month; however, the refund rate will be lowered to 50%. [...]

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Isle of Naraka

Finally! Shady Swamps no longer reeks of discomposing flesh as griefers and x-rayers alike piled up with no place to rest over these past few months. Fortunately, the construction of the cathedral on the Isle of Naraka has been completed. All that should be are now safely tucked away in the crypts beneath it and [...]

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