Halloween 2012 brought back some popular Halloween-related activities from previous years as well as the pumpkin patch of Halloween 2011. It went live on October 1st and is scheduled to end November 12th, 2012.
The Zombie Skeletons of the recently died players are seen in graveyards across Britannia and the Lost Lands. There is a chance for them to drop a bone container named after the player (eg. Cogniac's Bones) in one of the the random hues.
Farmers once again could harvest pumpkins this season. The larger Pumpkin bear the names of Developers and EMs. If one tries pick it up, it turns into a Killer Pumpkin. After defeating a Killer Pumpkin decorative masks can be found in the corpse. Five different kind of masks have been found:
and from Halloween 2011:
These bear the name originally on the pumpkin. Note that the two new masks can be dyed using a Furniture Dye Tub.
List of Names
56 names are spotted so far:
EM Adris, Aname, Asiantam, Augustus, Aurora, Autolycus, Barnaby, Bennu, Borbarad, Crysania, Cyno Razik, Drosselmeyer, Dudley, Eira, Elizabella, Emile Layne, Faine Morgan, Helios, Kanata, Leonidas, Malachi, Miko, Misaki, Munkey, Mystique, Nekomata, Riccia, Sangria, Tashik, Taka and Tiberies
GM Acheren, Balendros, Borson, Brutrin, Inarea, Iriso, Khizir, Labuc, Lydhek, Quona, Soulrais, Stethun, Thowe and Truji
Trick or Treat
Trick or Treat items can be obtained by simply walking up to an Npc, saying "Trick or Treat" and then targeting them.
Beware - NPC's may opt to play a trick on players instead of giving them a treat.
If a character has Grandmaster (100.0 skill) Begging there is a small chance to receive a special treat from previous years:
GM Beggar-only Semi-Rare Treats
From Halloween 2009
From Halloween 2010
- Chair in a Ghost Costume
- Excellent Iron Maiden
- Halloween Guillotine
- Small Web (left or right, same as Halloween 2009 except hued orange or black)
- Temporarily changes the hue of the character's body and equipped items. Hued clothing can be used to obtain 'two-tone' or 'Halloween' cloth that comes in 144 - 156 different colors (see: Metallic Dye Tub).
- Bleeding profusely (harmless)
also, a Naughty Twin could appear which would:
- Teleport you to a random moongate on the same facet.
- Steal some of your candy.