Word on the street is the server is resetting. Well, if it is, I haven’t been told. However, many of you are aware of the big scary EULA fiasco. So, what I can say, is “changes are coming”. Anything more, and people would be sent to kill me. We are doing everything we can to keep everything we can, I promise you that. I, nor anyone who might be aware, can go spilling the details, but the server is essentially getting an upgrade. From one day to the next, plans change, so there’s no sense in detailing it now. We’ll let you know when we know. Stay tuned!
The date has been set and the time chosen. Get your best gear together for the survival arena pvp tournament this coming Friday at 7 cst! More details will be provided closer to the day. Plan to be there and compete for the title of best PVPer on the Firefly server!
First, I would like to thank everyone who judged or entered in the contest. Second, we should congratulate our winners!
First Place- firehawk469 with 39 points
Second Place- weaponbreaker with 36 points
Third Place- elijah_99 with 35 points
Don’t be sad if you did not get to enter because we are gonna have another contest for July! Word has it that it is related to The Fourth of July. But shhhhhhh this host cannot spoil it all! Thanks again everyone!
Once again it is time for minigames and fun prizes! Join us on Saturday the 21st at 1pm CST to win! Prizes for both winning and participation will be given out. The prize chests can be found behind the server shop in the pavilion. Once the madness begins type /warp mm to join in the current minigame!
By popular demand and necessity, we finally have a published list of expanded rules. These rules, while existing for some time, have merely been spoken amongst the mods. This is everything I could think of, and things will be added as needed. This list is not exhaustive, and as it warns, it does not guarantee you safety from some future infraction not listed. You can still get in trouble, and no you aren’t a lawyer. So bear that in mind. As always, staff will remain objective and fair. So, without further ado, here are your rules!
Dearest firefly users, this evening we attempted to address the recent lag issues. While it would appear we have improved the situation thus far, there were unforeseen consequences that Dave was unable to revert. Because of this, your player inventories and enderchests are likely reset. You may spawn in the original quiz area, or at wild spawn. In any case, there is a special sign at the quiz and wild spawn that will give you firefly points as a consolation. We are unable to replace lost items due to being unable to track them (you could just make it up and we wouldn’t be the wiser). We are terribly sorry for any loss. Hopefully this will resolve any further issues and make the server more stable, ultimately leading to more enjoyable gameplay.
Thank you for your patience and continued loyalty.
A HUGE thank you to G_R_A_H_A_M for building this beautiful masterpiece!
Welcome to Fireflymc’s new chain of BuildOffs! We had some of these contests and it turned out really well, so we have decided to do them monthly!
What is a BuildOff?
A BuildOff is a contest where participants have a plot to build on with a certain theme for that contest. The participants try to build the best build they can within a certain deadline. After the deadline, then the builders are judged.
How exactly are the plots being judged?
There is a judging panel which consists of three people. The judging panel will not be the same people everytime. The judges write down on notepad or something from their opinion of first place to last. Then judges PM their results to coordinator (GSGO101) on the Fireflymc’s forum. Coordinator then writes down all of the judges scores with a number beside it. The numbers are then added up total for each entree. The entree with the highest number is the first place winner. The entree with the second highest number would be second place winner and so on.
How will someone be eligible to judge a contest?
A judge needs to be active, has a clean record, and someone who is relatively non-biased. Judges may not enter the contest in which they are judging. If you are interested in becoming a judge please contact GSGO101 via the website forum. Firefly Staff has the right to veto anyone for being a judge if deemed necessary.
What is the theme for this BuildOff?
The theme for this June is to build a beach house!
How long do we have to complete the beach house?
This contest will run from June 1st through June 27th. The last three days for June will be used for judging results, handling prizes, and preparing for the next month’s contest.
How does someone get a plot for the contest?
Please contact any of our lovely SMods or if none are online try for an admin. Your first go to people to get a plot are SMods though. If one is not online mail them through in game mail by typing “/mail send [username] I would like a plot for the beach house BuildOff please!”.
Will the plot be a survival or creative mode?
Does it cost money to get a plot to enter the contest?
1st- 50 Firefly Points
2nd-40 Firefly Points
3rd-30 Firefly Points
If you have anymore questions please contact GSGO101 on the forum through PM.
You know the drill, there will be cool, silly and awesome prizes to be won for playing minigames! Practice up, because we’re starting at 6pm CST this Saturday. The tournament generally lasts for about 2 and a half hours, so even if you can’t be there right at 6, join us whenever you can!
Tentative Minigame Schedule:
CTF Maze – 2 games
PVP Ruins – 2 games
InfectionShip – 2 games
SphereWars – 2 games
Spleef, TNT Spleef Melee and TNT Spleef Ranged – Multiple games simultaneously for 10 minutes
Anvil, Anvil TNT, and Sumotori – Multiple games simultaneously for 10 minutes
CTF – 2 games
InfectionWoods – 2 games
PVP Arena – 2 games
Hungergames – 2 games
As always, the prize chests will be located in the pavilion behind the Server Shop and the prizes can be picked up anytime in the week following the event