Read the rules and other information topicsThe Plot The Rules
This is the required reading. The rest isn't mandatory although recommended. As usual, if you have questions, just ask. We have a shoutbox and a [url]guest friendly forum for that purpose. To make things quicker and easier, we are also maintaining an FAQ
.Create your character
You can either chose one of the available canon characters
or make an original character. We also have some wanted ads
and NPC list (once it is available) that might give you character ideas. For some hints, try our character creation guideline
For every character, and application
has to be posted. However, it is possible to start with some plotting and even roleplaying in the Off The Record Forum
while fleshing out the character and/or finishing up the application.After your character is accepted
If you haven't done so already, say hello in the introductions
Take a look at the Timeline
to get a feel of what is going on. It also can't hurt to ask around for any ongoing threads that you could join.
Head over to the plotting area
and throw out some ideas about what you would like to do with your character.
You can also start a random thread, and invite people in.
We have a strategies for getting threads
help file and the roleplayers guide for beginners
, which might give you further ideas.
Generally, there is nothing more important than to read read read to lean what is going on. The more familiar you are with the place and the various stories going on, the easier it will be to find you niche and weave in your own stories.Useful linksrules plotcanon listFAQapplication templatecharacter creation guidelinewhat's happening in..wanted adsNPC / Adoptables liststrategies for getting threads