Shroud of the Avatar has one of the most creative and vibrant communities in all of gaming.
Their collective desire to help new players and shape the game has spawned various websites, tools, music and applications that are used both in-game and out. Below are a list of some of these, that will give new players an idea of what is out there so that you may leverage their work or lend your talent.
This is by no means an exhaustive list, but rather a starting point.
- College of Arms – Shoud of the Avatar sanctioned community group in charge of assisting players create unique coats of arms to be used in the game and includes a crest generator web application to assist players in the process.
- The Bards of Poets’ Circle – Community driven group of musical artists and composers who have crafted more than 95% of the music that can be heard in-game. Run by Master Bard Holt Ironfell.
- Avatar’s Circle – News and information website run by Duke Violation.
- The Caverns – One of the oldest fan sites in existence run by the noble Sir Stile Teckel.
- New Britannia News Network – Information site devoted to Shroud of the Avatar
- Role-Players of the Avatar – Role-Playing Community for Shroud of the Avatar
- Relics By Rild – Officially licensed Shroud of the Avatar merchandise.
- Gem Treasures Designs – Get an officially licensed version of Lord British’s silver serpant neclace in cast in sterling silver.
- SotA Community App – iOS and Android app that features community information such as, current events, streaming music from Avatar’s Radio, chat, news and more. Currently in Beta. Read this forum post for more information.
- SOTA Companion App – Shroud of the Avatar reference app that includes information on maps, crafting, skills and creatures. For more information visit this forum post.
Radio and Podcasts
- Avatar’s Radio – The go to source for Shroud of the Avatar news and music run by the High Priestess of Chaos Amber Raine and a crew of dedicated players from the Shroud of the Avatar community.
- Echoes From the Caverns – A Shroud of the Avatar podcast that includes weekly news updates, poetry and fan fiction hosted and performed by the New Britannia Theater Troupe
- A Week In New Britannia – A Shroud of the Avatar Podcast my Matthew Garbett
- Pledge Reward Spreadsheet – Started by Sir Frank, expanded and maintained by Koldar, this spreadsheet allows you to more easily see the rewards available at various pledge levels. For more information visit the forum link.
- Crafting Properties Chart – See the type of enchantment and alloy produces. For more information view this forum post.
- Quick Reference Guide – Shroud of the Avatar Keyboard command reference guide created by Sir Stile Teckel and currently maintained by Jynx. For more information view this(forum post)