Archive | August 2013

News – The Pirate101 Test Realm Is LIVE

Pirate101 Test RealmCheck Out The Henchmen

From One-Eyed Jack:
The
Test Realm is live once again and available for download as we prepare to introduce Henchmen to Pirate101!

Please join us in testing this new system and a few other general changes to Pirate101. Read about all the updates coming to Pirate101 soon on the Test Realm Update Notes page.

  • This Test Realm is available to Members with an Active Membership.
  • This Test Realm is also available to Crowns Players who have made a purchase of $6 or more in the last 30 days.
  • This Test Realm is NOT available to Free to Play Players.

If you meet these qualifications, log into the Pirate101.com website and look for the Sneak Peek flag under the “My Account” Icon so you can download the Test Realm.

© Springwolfs Hanko

© 2013 A Pirates Portal; Springwolf, D.D., Ph.D. All Rights Reserved.

Captain Victoria Hobbes– Ships Log 416608.22

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The Crew and I made it to Flotsam and barely missed getting hold of Ratbeard in one of the many cabins there. Even with one wooden leg he sure is a slippery character. Of course that One-Eyed Jack character wasn’t a lot of help at first. I’m still a little miffed about his sending us off on a wild goose tail through town. Who knows, he might come in useful again one day.

What is it they say “Keep your friends close and your enemies closer”. I’m not saying he’s an enemy, but he sure is someone you can’t always trust on face value. That’s for sure. But then he’s a pirate and that could be said about all of us! That’s for sure.

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Arrrgust Week Three

Arrrgust Week Three New Housing Items!

Arrrgust Week Three
New Housing Items!

Ahoy Mateys!

Once again Tuesday has arrived in the Pirate Skyways and that means more new stuff from the royals at KingsIsle in the worlds of Pirate101!!

Today is Arrrgust 20th and you should visit the nearest Crown Shop to check out the new Mooshu furniture that has been set up for display!

You’ll find Mooshu room dividers, pagodas, vases, barrels and much more from the crafty folks who live beneath the spirit of the Moodah!

Visit the Arrrgust Tuesday Celebration page for more information. And make sure you come back each Tuesday for more goodies all month long!!

© Springwolfs Hanko

© 2013 A Pirates Portal; Springwolf, D.D., Ph.D. All Rights Reserved.

Arrrgust Week Two

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Arrrgust – Week Two
It’s Left Hander’s Day!

Ahoy Mateys!

It’s Tuesday again and that means free stuff from the royals at KingsIsle for the Pirate101 Skyways!!

Today is Arrrgust 13th and that means we’re celebrating Left-Handers’ Day in style!. Are you a lefty? Than today is your day! Woohoo – We hope you are having a good one!!

All players can pick up a free Captain’s Hook–it’s a level 10 slashy weapon that replaces your character’s left-hand with a very piratey hook!

Visit the Arrrgust Tuesday Celebration page and get yours today. And make sure you come back each Tuesday for more goodies all month long!!

© Springwolfs Hanko

© 2013 A Pirates Portal; Springwolf, D.D., Ph.D. All Rights Reserved.

Arrrgust Housing Grand Prize Winners

Congratulations To Our Arrrgust Grand Prize Winners!

Our final August Housing Celebration Contest winners will receive a game code that provides a Random Class House + Pack O Porters + 10k Crowns!

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I hope our winners will send us a picture of their Pirates and their new home! We would love to share them here on the Portal and help you celebrate!.

Our Trivia Question

Kan Po is the Goat Companion For Witchdoctors
He too is inspired by historical events. Be a little careful if you do a
simple internet search. You might find several possibilities. There’s a clue here
in our question that will help you narrow down your research!
What is the historical source for Kan Po? Continue reading

Arrrgust Housing Celebration – Grand Prize Contest

A Whimsical Tree House From Daniels Woodland

No Not A Pirate House Like This One
This Is A Whimsical Tree House From Daniels Woodland
It’s a special made kit that you and your family can build in your own backyard. Click the image and visit DanielsWoodland.com

Enter For Your Chance To Win A Random Class House + Pack O Porters + 10k Crowns!

Our Grand Prize Arrrgust Housing Celebration Contest begins today! We’ll draw 2 winners on Monday August 12th! Enter for your chance to win one of our Grand Prize Game Codes from Pirate101!

We’ll randomly pick winners from all the correct Trivia contest entries.

  1. Send us an email to: APiratesPortal@springwolf.com
  2. If you copy/paste our email, include in the subject line: 2013 Arrrgust Grand Prize
  3. Include your name (First name only)
  4. Your FULL in game pirate name. Ie: Captain Victoria Bristol
    Important Note:
    A lot of people are forgetting to do this; entries that do not include your Pirate Captain’s name will not be considered.

If you are under the age of 13, remember to get your parents/guardians permission.

Our Contest Day begins now 7pm on Friday – and will close at 6pm on Monday August 12th. Continue reading