The heart of Ther'avare! Join in the conversations and make yourself known amongst your clan, and participate in its life, culture, and art!

121226 Search for the Island 2

Postby suntiger745 on Thu Dec 27, 2012 11:05 am

Heh, remembered to specify flying above the mist this time. ;)
The cliffs are excellent for nesting birds so there are birds all along the rim. It's quite possible the island has a larger than usual colony though, being even better suited to the birds thanks to not having any land access except from below in the mist (less predators and egg thieves that way).

The map in the leader archive of the 'planning course' page actually shows where you planned to go, including the island. I assumed north was up on the map An'jhali had and the orange dot was your home city.
(If it isn't you home city, my north-east/north-west direction might be off. The Nal'sarkoth outpost was down in the mist though so...).

Anyway, the last panel is supposed to show the ship from above with the prow 'up' and the aft 'down'. With the rim on your right you are thus heading east. ;)

Most ferals do in fact have a very good sense of direction - for places they have already been. They have some trouble relating compass directions to a map however. "Scaled-down representative image of the world" (or a portion of it anyway) is not quite rocket science for them but it takes a while to grasp.
And in that time something more fun is bound to come along and distract them. :P
User avatar
suntiger745
Kern's minion
 
Posts: 5222
Joined: Fri Jul 18, 2003 10:06 pm
Location: An Underhill nexus
Clan: Sarghress

Re: 121226 Search for the Island 2

Postby choby40k on Thu Dec 27, 2012 11:42 am

*wee* shiny! thanks for the info
User avatar
choby40k
Summoner
 
Posts: 259
Joined: Fri Aug 10, 2012 12:52 am
Location: Lurking behind the Fourth Wall
Clan: Tei'kaliath


Return to Community Centre

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

cron