WEB HISTORY 2002, APRIL-JUNE

 
Site Update on June 30, 2002
 Awards Added Silver Artsy Award to the Awards pages (Team)
 Bestiary Added entry on the Bat, a flying nocturnal mammal (text & pic Bard Judith)
Added entry on the Herín, a cat-like creature found at the Goltherlon Forest (Rayne Avalothus)
 Herbarium Added entry on the Sulcho Mushroom, a full-flavoured giant mushroom (Bard Judith)
 Library Added story The Tomcat of Minich to our fairy-tale collection (Bard Judith)
Add poem Avá's Dream to our religious poems collection (Rayne Avalotus)
Add poem Bird Sonnet to our babetales collection (Rayne Avalotus)
Add poem Old Willow to our poems of nature collection (Rayne Avalotus)
Add poem Spring Morning to our odes of joy collection (Rayne Avalotus, pic Fiorellina)
Add poem The Blacksmith's Lament to our mourning songs collection (Lucirina)
 Magic Added Level 2 Fire Spell - Light to the spell collection (Silfer Darkflare)
Added Level 3 Wind Spell - Insubstantial Shield to the spell collection (Silfer Darkflare)
Added Level 5 Earth Spell - Animate Dead to the spell collection (Silfer Darkflare)
Added Level 7 Wind Spell - Shadow to the spell collection (Silfer Darkflare)
 Places Added entry on the Crazy Woman Pass, a pass through the southern Mithral Mountains (Thuja)
Added entry on Een Puvtyr, a dwarven city of the Lower Fores (Bard Judith, pic Quellion)
 Team Updated picture of Koldar Mondrakken at Koldar's team page
 General Phase II of the stylesheet conversion of the complete Santharian Web initiated (approx. a year after the planned date *grin*). Part of the menus was already updated, various Compendium entry templates were converted and prepared (Artimidor)
Site Update on June 23, 2002
 Bestiary Added entry on the Havach-Ox, a draft- and ridingbeast of Nybelmar (Bard Judith)
Added entry on the Nightbird, a small nocturnal bird (Lucirina)
 Magic Added Level 2 Wind Spell - Sense Aura to the spell collection (Silfer Darkflare)
Added Level 2 Xeuá Spell - Magical Chain to the spell collection (Xarl)
Added Level 4 Xeuá Spell - Word of Fear to the spell collection (Silfer Darkflare)
 Misc. Added entry on the Boomerang to our weapons collection (Falla)
 Places Updated general Maps Overview page, adding a provisional Caelereth world map. Note that the Caelereth map is still only only a very rough outline to help orientation in the huge world of Caelereth, nothing definite. The world map will be updated  as soon as more detailed maps are available. The map index on this page was also reshaped. (Artimidor)
 Treasures and
 Oddities
Added poem "Hymn to the Night" to the In Praise of a Dream page, where homages to the Santharian Dream are collected (Lucirina)
 Tribes Added entry on the Kavogerim, the Plain Dwarves of Nybelmar (Bard Judith)
 
Site Update on June 16, 2002
 Bestiary Updated entry on the Horsefay, a small, horse-like winged beast (Starfire JeM)
 Herbarium Added entry on the Fragrans Tree, tree with a bark serving for tea production (Almenda)
Added entry on the In'ila, an evergreen parasitic climbing shrub (Wren
)
Added entry on the Yrom, a weed serving as food source for many animals (Wren
)
 Library Added "Kavogerim Clan Chant" to ur collection of Dwarven Clan Chants (Bard Judith)
 Magic Added entry on Fire Magic, one of the elemental types of magic (Xarl, pic Quellion)
 Musics Added the "Thergerim Theme" to the entry on the Dwarves (Ralrok)
 Places Added entry on the Warnaka Mountains, a mountain chain dominating northern Santharia (Wren, pic Quellion)
 Races Added entry on the Daran, the gnomes, who live among humans (Avis)
Added entry on the Gnorians, the independent gnomes of eastern Santharia (Avis
)
Added picture to the entry on the Dwarves, showing a typical dwarven hall (Quellion
)
Updated
entry on the Gnomes, adjusting it to the general races scheme (Avis)
 Team Added membership details of Avis (Matt Clasper from the UK). Avis has already been around for a while and has developed to the expert on gnomes, so you sure all know his works. Welcome on board, Avis, thanx for sharing your creativity with us!
 
Site Update on June 9, 2002
 Bestiary Added entry on Deer, a general overview (Wren)
Added entry on the Sarvonian White Deer, the largest deer species of Sarvonia (Wren)
 Herbarium Added entry on Erissa's Tears, a beautiful flower (Thuja)
Updated entry on the
Mil'no Plant, adding two sketches (Talia Sturmwind)
Added some plants to the various plants overviews, which will be elaborated in detail n the course of time (Talia Sturmwind)
 Library Added "Chapter 3 - The Price of Knowledge" of the "Dygan Heartswind" story, comprising 15 pages. You can also find the chapter at  the Downloads page (Eskon)
Added Mourning Songs, Dirges and Chants Collection, featuring 3 poems of Viresse and one of Xarl (Viresse & Xarl)
 Places Updated entry on the Bolder Forest, adding landscape picture (Quellion)
Added entry on the Zeiphyrian Forests, home of the Quaelhoirhim elves (Wren, map Artimidor)
 Races Updated entry on the Aellenrhim Elves, adding map and Ophá pic (Artimidor & Quellion)
Added entry on the Orcristh Orcs, orcs of the kingdom of Orcal from Nybelmar (Koldar
)
 Religious Added entry on Armeros, the Santharian God of War (Bard Judith)
 
Site Update on June 2, 2002
 Herbarium Added entry on the Kaouje (Kao-Kao), the chocolate plant (Bard Judith)
Added entry on the Mil'no Plant, a multifunctional plant of the Shendar (
Talia Sturmwind)
 Library Added poem "ABC of Drinking" to the Drinking Songs collection (Bard Judith)
Added poem "Battle Songs of the Magi" to the Battle Songs collection (Xarl)
 Misc. Added entry on the Quaelhoirhim Tomes, odd elven documents (Wren)
 People Updated entry on the Hounds of Paelelon, adding Appearance details (Viresse)
Added picture to the entry on the True Vision Cult, showing a True Vision priest
(
Faugar)
 Places Added entry on the Bolder Forest, the elven "Forest of Knowledge" in Vardýnn (Wren, map Artimidor)
Updated
entry on Santharia, adding Government details (Wren)
 Races Updated entries on the Avennorians, Caltharians, Centoraurians, Erpheronians, Eyelians, Kyranians, Sophronians and Stratanians, adding tribe overview maps. Please note however, that several entries on these human tribes are still fragementary and need re-working (Artimidor)
Updated
entry on the Gnomes, adding history details (Avis)
Updated
Overview on the Tribes of Southern Sarvonia, adding map and introductory text (Artimidor)
 Team Added poem "For Quellion" to the Odes to the Team collection (Bard Judith)
 Workshop Added "Drawing with Photoshop: Quick Buildings", a Photoshop tutorial (Fiorellina)
Added "Drawing with Photoshop: How to do Clouds", a Photoshop tutorial (Fiorellina)
 General The appearance of the Herbarium menu was improved slightly in structure (Artimidor)
The HTML-Template for Santharian developers with webdesign knowledge was updated. Please download it again and substitute the entries folder. Thanx!
(Artimidor)
 
Site Update on May 26, 2002
 Bestiary Added picture to the entry on the Hunting Hound, a domesticated wolf-assistant of the Eophyrhim elves (Faugar)
Added entry on the Psitta,
a bird capable of mimicing sounds (Bard Judith, pic Fiorellina)
 Library Added "Chapter 2 - Darkness at the Gate" of the "Blood of the Demon" story, comprising 11 pages. You can also find the chapter at  the Downloads page (Winlok)
 Magic Added Level 9 Xeuá Spell - Dominate to the spell collection (Xarl)
 Music Added "The Call of Surian" to the entry on the Song of the Kuglimz (Wren)
Added "Mermish Secrets" to the entry on the Merfolk
(Ralrok)
 People Added picture to the entry on the Hounds of the Paelelon, a secretive sect of Eophyrhim elves (Faugar)
 Places Updated entry on the Narfost Plain, adding overview and people details (Talia Sturmwind)
Added map & 2 pics to the entry on Nepris,
a small fishing village (Artimidor & Quellion)
 Races Added coat of arms to the entry on the Eyelians, the beastmasters of Sarvonia (Koldar)
Added picture to the entry on Avennorian Men, a human sea tribe of eastern Santharia
(Quellion)
Added picture to the entry on Eophyrhim Elves, a dark elven tribe of the Paelelon (Faugar)
Added entry on the Cyhallrhim Elves, an elven tribe of the continent of ice, Cyhalloi
(Viresse)
 Religions Added picture to the entry on Queprur, Goddess of Death, depicting her in rat-form (Fiorellina)
 Workshop Added "Drawing with Photoshop: A Simple Painting", a Photoshop tutorial (Fiorellina)
 General Removed bold links form all menus to keep the menus consistent according to our new categorization scheme. Workshop section was adjusted to the new page design.
 
Site Update on May 20, 2002
 Bestiary Added picture to entry on the Dalór, the Santharian glowworms (Thuja)
Added entry on the Horsefay, a small, horse-like winged beast (Starfire JeM)
Added entry on the Mercarto Fly, a fly of the Narfost Plain (text & 2 sketches Wren)
 Herbarium The Herbarium menu was re-organized completely according to a new category scheme and the general overview was split into 23 smaller overviews. Note that the overviews also contain some plants/herbs/trees which aren't described yet! Similar schemes will be applied soon at the Bestiary and other section as well. (Artimidor & Bard Judith)
Added Herbarium Development Rules to the Herbarium menu
(Artimidor & Uragel)
Added picture to the entry on the Alth'ho Grass (Quellion)
 Musics Added page About Santharian Music to the Music menu (Artimidor)
Added "Theme of Denilou" to the entry on Denilou
(Ralrok)
 Places Added picture to the entry on the Narfost Plain, illustrating the region (Quellion)
Updated entry on the Santharia, substituting the Expansion of Erpheronia map
(Artimidor)
Updated entry on the Denilou, adding various additional information plus more detailed maps (text & maps Artimidor)
 Races Added picture to the entry on the Dwarves, showing Khuzd Morgolz, a Kurakim warrior (Quellion)
Added picture to the entry on the Shendar, showing various Aj'Nuvic (Quellion)
Added map to the entry on the Avennorian Men, showing the exact tribe location (Artimidor)
Added map to the entry on the Caltharian Men, showing the exact tribe location (Artimidor)
Updated entry on Gnomes, completely substituting the existing fragmentary entry (Avis)
Updated entry on Tethinrhim Elves, adding Weapons, Production/Trade, Natural Resources (Uragel)
 Team Added Ralrok (Dan J. Schulte from California/USA) to the Santharian Team pages. Ralrok will provide us with a Santharian soundtrack - you can hear his first music already at the Denilou entry (see above). Thanx for joining, Ralrok! Glad to have you with us:)
Updated team pages of Quellion, Viresse and Fiorellina, substituting photos and/or adding additional links to homepages (
Artimidor)
 General Removed former music menu from the site. Now that we have a professional musician supporting the Santharian cause we can remove last remnants of works from the site which aren't orginally created by Santharian artists. (Artimidor)
 
Site Update on May 12, 2002
 Misc. Added entry on Santharian Currency, added first details (Bard Judith, Artimidor, with input from the rest of the team)
 Places Updated entry on the Auturian Woods, adding map (Artimidor)
Updated entry on the Quallian Forest, adding map (Artimidor)
 Races Updated entry on the Tethinrhim Elves, adding map (Artimidor) and a picture of a typical Kaier tattoo (Quellion)
Updated Overview on Southern Sarvonian Elves (Artimidor)
Added entry on the Osther-Oc Orcs, orcs of the Caael'heroth region of Northern Sarvonia (Koldar)
Added entry on the Quaelhoirhim Elves, elves of the Zeiphyrian Forest (Wren)
 

Site Update on May 5, 2002
 Bestiary Added entry on the Bogsnapper, an amphibious swamp-dwelling beast (Viresse)
Added entry on the Jhulnyor,
a demon of the sea (Xarl)
 Downloads Added Entry Template for downloading. All members who have the possibility to prepare their Compendium entries with a HTML editor can now generate a local web on their computer and assist the webmaster this way. Included in the template are empty pages for Bestiary, Herbarium and Tribes entries (Artimidor)
 Library Added poem Aorn's Prayer, expressing the legendary doubt of an elf in his Goddess (Artimidor)
Added poem to our Poems of Nature collection: "Praise of the Quallian Forest"
(Elviondel)
Added poem to our Songs for Travelling collection: "The Call and the Light"
(Tekradon)
 Magic Added entry on Life Magic, one of the main schools of Xeuá Magic (Greybark)
Updated entry on the Old Weavers, adding history table
(Tarquet Galbar)
 Misc. Added entry on Metals of Caelereth, a general overview on Caelereth-specific metals (Bard Judith)
Added entry on the Orb of Bluestride, the only remaining token of the great Archmage Xarl
(Xarl)
Updated entry on Uruyant, Caelereth's hardest mineral
(Artimidor & Avis)
 People Added picture to the entry on the Kaierian Warriors, fighters of the Tethinrhim elves (Quellion)
 Places Added map to the entry on the Dasai, the "City of Soldiers" (Artimidor)
Added map to the entry on the Narfost Plain, a wide, empty grassland
(Artimidor)
 Races Added entry on Santerran Men, the "Men of Isles" of Nybelmar (Koldar)
 Treasures & Oddities Added poem to the In Praise of a Dream page: "Dreaming" in honor of Santharia (Talia Sturmwind)
 General The menu was readjusted slightly, now featuring some new icons, among them one leading to the new Myth & Cosmology section (moved to this new location from the Religions section). The Library was moved to the second part of the menu. Furthermore a music menu was added to the second part of the menu, where you'll soon find MP3 songs to download.
 
Site Update on April 28, 2002
 Cosmos & Myth Added entry on the Sea Horse, a mythical sea beast (text & pic Viresse)
 Downloads Added Macintosh version of all Santharian fonts for downloading (Shareed)
 Languages Updated Vocabulary pages Styrásh-Tharian (Team)
Updated Vocabulary pages Tharian-Styrásh (Team)
Updated Vocabulary pages Thergerim-Tharian (Team)
Updated Vocabulary pages Tharian-Thergerim (Team)
 Library Added poem to the Babetales: "Fisher Rat" (Bard Judith, pic Fiorellina)
Added story to the Tales of the Sea: "The Kingell's Punishment" (Viresse)
 Magic Added Level 8 Ecuá Spell - Unbeing to the spell collection (Xarl)
 People Added entry on Eghana Hedynn, first female captain of the guards (Viresse, pic Faugar)
Added entry on the Eophyrhim Hunter-Clerics, the reigning worship system of the Eophyrhim drow (Viresse)
Added entry on the Hounds of Paelelon, a secret sect of Eophyrhim drow (Viresse)
Added entry on True Vision Cult, a demonologist cult (Tarquet Galbar)
 Races Updated entry on the Jhehellrhim Elves, a wood elven tribe at the Istarin (Silfer Darkflare)
 Religions Added entry on Grothar, God of Weather (Bard Judith)
Updated entry on Arvins, God of Hunt and Balance (Bard Judith)
 Web Design The menus Bestiary and Herbarium were finally divided in two seperate sections (Artimidor)
Introducing new section linking system within entries, see e.g. the new Religions entry. This system will be applied to all new entries in the future (Artimidor)
 
Site Update on April 21, 2002
 Bestiary Added entry on the Earth Drake, a cave digging dragon (John Lenix, pic Faugar)
Added entry on the Giant Kraken, a very rare enormous sea-creature (Ashen Gryphon)
Added the Grasses Overview, accumulating all grasses types (Bard Judith)
Added entry on the Mathmoor, the largest Sarvonian ground-bird (Viresse)
Added entry on the Vinterberry, a red wine-berry (Viresse)
 Library Added capricorn picture to the Creatures of the Sea stories (Viresse)
Added Katya portrait to Katya Chapter VI - Of Maids and Queens and Heroes (Faugar)
Added page for Mystery Poems, featuring a first poem "A Dead Man's Tale" (Xarl)
Added poem to the Babetales: "The Cuuloo Song" (Bard Judith)
Added poem The Legend of Martin Swiftsword, about the final battle of Martin (Shareed)
 Magic Added Level 2 Wind Spell - Wind Walking to the spell collection (Thuja)
 Misc. Added entry on the Ether-Flake, a by-product of the Etherus-Worm (Viresse)
Added entry on the Rock Tales, a compilation of dwarven religious writings (Bard Judith)
 Religions Added entry on Jeyriall, Goddess of Harvest (Bard Judith, pic Tanos)
Updated entry on the Water Star Constellations, adding the Jeyriallene Cup (Bard Judith)
 Tribes Added entry on the Kurakim Dwarves, Thergerim of the Prominent Mountains (Bard Judith)
Added pictures to the entry on the Sor'inyt, a matriarchal Aeruillin tribe (Quellion)
 
Site Update on April 14, 2002
 Bestiary Added entry on the Cuncu Sheep, a sheep species (Anaea the Marked)
Added entry on the Cuuloo, a beautiful ground-bird (Viresse)
Added entry on the Dor'iyn Sheep, a sheep species (Anaea the Marked)
Added entry on the Etherus Worm, the ether-flake producing worm (Viresse)
Added entry on the Garthook, a large ground-bird (Viresse)
Added entry on the Kingell, an elegant, long-necked ground-bird (Viresse)
Added overview on Sheep (Anaea the Marked)
Added entry on the Sawis Sheep, a sheep species (Anaea the Marked)
Added entry on the Sephet Demon, a snake/man monster (Koldar)
Added entry on the Taenish, a small ground-bird (Viresse)
 Library Added poem to the Babetales: "The Dunemouse" (Laivin Colmo, pic Talia Sturmwind)
Added poems to the Drinking Songs: "R'unorian Brandy" and "The Traveller" (Laivin Colmo)
Added poem to Silfer's Collected Poems: "Thoughts" (Silfer Darkflare)
 People Added entry the Gaulivan, a Eophyrhim hunter-cleric (Viresse)
 Places Added entry the Narfost Plain, a grassland in the Brendolan province (Talia Sturmwind)
Added provinces map to entry on Santharia, small & enlarged version (Artimidor)
 Races Added entry the Rhom-Oc Orcs, the Heath of Wilderon Orcs (Koldar)
 Religions Added picture to entry on Lier'tyan, the Kuglimz All-Mother (Quellion)
Added entry on Nehtor, God of Healing (Wren)
Updated starchart pics of the work-in-progress Earth Constellations (3), Fire Constellations (2), Water Constellations (1), Wind Constellations (1) adding more information (Artimidor)
Updated Deities of Caelereth Overview, adding more information (Artimidor)
 
Site Update on April 7, 2002
 Bestiary Added picture to the entry on the Fire Dragon, well, a mighty beast indeed (Faugar)
 Games Added description of the Lands of Caelereth, an online multiplayer strategy game in the Caelereth world (Talia Sturmwind)
 Herbarium Added entry on the Lifereed, an important Mullog plant (Theodorus)
Added entry on the Lythien, an edible moss (Bard Judith)
Added entry on the Wean Grass, a type of plain grass (Bard Judith)
 Library Added picture to the Legend of the Blue Rose story (Enayla)
Added story on  Lurfurno's Coming, a Kanapan religious myth (Drogo)
 Magic Added entry on Demonology Rituals and Rites - anything you need for summoning a demon (Tarquet Galbar)
Added entry on the Old Weavers, the mythical mages of the Web (Tarquet Galbar)
Added entry on Summoning, a spell class (Xarl)
 Misc. Added entry on the Es'nyermér'cár, the armour of Dygan Heartswind (Eskon)
Added entry on the Soap, a washing tool (Wren)
 Races Added entry on the Eophyrhim Elves, dark elves of the Paelelon (Viresse, maps Artimidor)
Added maps to the entry on the Sanhorrhim Elves (Artimidor)
 Team Added 2 poems to the Odes to the Team, celebrating Legolas' return (Bard Judith & Xarl)
 
Site Update on April 1, 2002
 Bestiary Added picture to the entry on the Lu'an Moth, a silk moth (Bard Judith)
Added entry on the Eophyrhim Hunting Hound, a domesticated wolf-assistance of the dark elves of the Paelelon (text & pic Viresse)
Added entry on the Ice Dragon, a large dragon species (Uragel)
Added entry on the Inca Tati, shapeshifting creatures (Emiticon)
Added entry on the Téi'Hái, a magical demon (Tarquet Galbar)
Added entry on the Rusik, an elegant horse (Thuja)
Updated entry on the Gryphon, a mythical beast (Ashen Gryphon)
 Herbarium Added entry on the Injèrá'yráná, a bright yellow rose (Thuja)
 Languages Updated entry on the Browniin Languages, featuring Brownie sound samples in MP3 format. You can also find the Brownie sounds at the Downloads page (Greybark)
 Library Added "Chapter 2 - Anger Begat Sorrow" of the Dygan Heartswind story, comprising 14 pages. You can also find the chapter at  the Downloads page (Eskon)
Added poem "Festival of Flame" to Xarl's "Of the Eternal" Poem Collection (Xarl)
Added story and poem collection "Of the Creatures of the Sea" featuring 2 short stories and 3 poems (Viresse)
 Magic Updated entry on Magic, a general overview (Artimidor)
Added entry on Magical Formulars, supporting spell-casting (Artimidor)
Added Level 1 Fire Spell - Rise Flame to the spell collection (Artimidor)
Added Level 2 Fire Spell - Boiling Blood to the spell collection (Artimidor)
Added Level 4 Water Spell - Extract Water to the spell collection (Theodorus)
 Misc. Added entry on Measures & Weights, a general overview (Bard Judith)
 People Added entry on Kaelaren the Blessed, Founder of the Baveran Clerics (Viresse)
 Places Added entry on the Netherworlds, the dark side of Caelereth (Xarl)
Added entry on Northern Sarvonia, a general overview (Drogo, map Artimidor & Drogo)
 Races Added entry on Ak'váth'rhím tribe, the "High Beauty" elves (Uragel, pic Enayla)
 Religions Added entry on Lorfurno, the Great Bull God of the Kanapans (Drogo)
 Treasures and
 Oddities
Added a Santharian Primer, a child's ABC featuring 13 letter pages (designed and created by Bard Judith, pics provided by the Medieval Woodcuts Clip Art Collection)