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28th and 29th July - Discovery of Meridell


  • Meridell was discovered ten years ago today! Come join in our celebrations and take a look at all the new items that were created just for Discovery of Meridell Day!

  • Take in the Meridell countryside by going for a nice stroll through the latest background from Mystical Surroundings.

    Ah, what fresh air!

  • If you see a big procession today it might just be for the new Royal Lutaris who just stepped out of the Rainbow Pool!

  • The Poems page has been updated with such works as 'Behind The Throne' and 'The Land Of Counting Potatoes' for the celebration!

  • The Grumpy Old King must be in a generous mood, as we heard he is giving out new prizes starting today. Here's one for a sneak peek! (This Snowbunny looks quite familiar...)

  • A new Random Contest has begun! Good luck to all the entrants, and congratulations to last week's winners.

  • We heard this favourite weapon of King Skarl's can also be found for sale at a secret tower somewhere in Faerieland...

  • The next round of the Beauty Contest has begun! Head on over and vote for your favourite. You can also take a look at the three winners of the last round! Congratulations to Skof, Mewey, and Skdaffle!

  • Eek! Watch out for that dung! Now you can Pick Your Own (berries not dung) with the latest foreground from the Neopian Gift Shop!

    I don't even need a basket! *chomp chomp*

  • The newest issue of the Neopian Times has been released! Keep your eyes open for great stories and adventures like Breaking Down Gourmet Club Bowls and Lessal and the Fungus Balls.

  • Don't forget your Petpets! The Gallion and Caprior can get their Royal look at the Petpet Puddle!

  • The Art Gallery is extra festive with a display of images fit for the 10th Meridell anniversary!

  • Birthday celebrations can't last forever, and the NC Mall's 5th birthday celebrations are coming to an end! This weekend is your last chance to join the festivities (Whee!) and get that NC Mall 5th Birthday Mystery Capsule or Baby Cupcake Hat. Also, don't forget to grab a Fivetastic Birthday Candle Sparkler and light up the Fivetastic cake before it's gone this Tuesday, July 31. Happy Birthday NC Mall!

    27th July - Ruki Day

    • Happy Ruki Day! Now you can visit the Rainbow Pool and have your Ruki painted Swamp Gas or Striped!

    • There is a new Mystery Pic competition. The answer to the last one was 8-Bit Moehog. 6 people guessed correctly, earning them 333,334 NP each.

    • Royalpearl's fantastic Neohome in Meridell has won the Neohomes Spotlight this week!

    • Sprocket the Goy has won the Petpet Spotlight this week!

    • Now you can buy a Baby Ruki or Pirate Ruki plushie at the Plushie Palace!

    • 'Ruki Wanders', 'The Life Of A Ruki Shopkeeper', and more Ruki Day Poems are available for you to read!

    • Celebrate Ruki Day with a brand new display of images in the Art Gallery!

    • Cap'n Threelegs is offering free training to all Rukis who visit him on Ruki Day!

    • The Clothing Shop has two new clothing options available for the Ruki to choose from.

      Perfect for going on a quest!

    26th July - Peophin Day

    • Happy Peophin Day! Now you can paint your Peophin Water and Glowing at the Rainbow Pool!

    • PREMIUM NOTICE - One thousand, two thousand, three thousand... Oh, we lost count again. If you are like us and can't keep track of how many Neopoints you have, you may like today's news! If you are a Premium member, you can now access the "Bankroll" option on your Premium notification bar. Bankroll will show you how much you have in your Bank, Shop Till, and even your Stock portfolio! Hurrah! You don't have to keep count in your head anymore! *throws Maths skills out the window*

    • Start 'Piper Panic-ing to the victory!', which is also the name of danieloll's Site Spotlight winning Petpage!

    • If you are a Peophin, don't forget to visit Cap'n Threelegs on Peophin Day for some free training!

    • This week's PPL award has been given to the Pirate Frillabon. Well done Dubloon, arr, Fred, Seaweed, and all the others.

    • Psst! Can you see us? If you can't, then today's update was a success! Since privacy is important to everyone, the Stealth option is now available to all players. Now you can sneak up on your Neofriends whenever you like!

    • Kauvara's Magic Shop has Tyrannian and Snow Peophin morphing potions available for you to purchase!

    • The Poems page has been updated with such works as 'How Is Kindness Measured?' and 'Deep Sea Divas'!

    • Farmer Tom is the best Turmac wrangler in three counties and now he thinks he is Better Than You! Do you have what it takes to beat him at Turmac Roll?

    • A new Lenny Conundrum competition has begun. The answer to last week's was Four or Entq. 2042 people guessed the correct answer earning themselves 1959 NP each.

    • Our Art Gallery judge has spotlighted more talented Neopian artists today. If you want to see even MORE Peophins, please check yesterday's news. She would also like to apologise, and let everyone know that she was sure to drink coffee this morning, unlike yesterday.

    • I_izbad4u's cave, 'Watch your step' is the featured Kreludor Cave Of The Week!

    • Don't forget to stop by the Clothing Shop today two admire two new outfits that are available just for Peophins.

      These outfits are waterproof, too!

    25th July

    • Community Notice! - Featured Fan Sites are now here! Our aim is to recognise dedicated community members like you. We are now accepting applications so please send in your fan site for consideration! If your fan site meets our requirements (and Lawyerbot's approval) it will be featured in our Community Hub! Note: Please send in an application ONLY if you are the owner of the fan site!

    • This week's Gallery Spotlight winner is tiffanykangel0, with their gallery, 'Meridell Treasures'!

    • Lausifer has won User Lookup of the Week with their lookup dedicated to plushie Peophins!

    • There is a new Mystery Pic competition. The answer to the last one was Angry Candy. 465 people guessed correctly, earning them 4,302 NP each.

    • Now your can paint your Babaa and Darblat Black at the Petpet Puddle!

    • Fans of NeoQuest II can now garnish their Neoboard posts with these latest Smilies!

    • Today we look into the disturbingly fascinating realm of Dragona's mind with this Caption Contest!

    • The Art Gallery has been updated with a brand new selection of images for you to admire!

    24th July

    • Community Notice! - If you visit the Neoboards today, you will notice that the Beauty Contest board has been renamed! Now you can go to the Art board to talk about the Beauty Contest as well as Art Gallery, Pet Spotlight, and any other areas where you might want to show off your artistic talents!

    • Who knows what manner of dark tales lie within the pages of the latest books from the Neovian Printing Press?

    • This week's brand new Story Telling beginning was sent in to us by rickymok!

      Ilere glowered. 'Would you endanger our plans just because you're bored?' Rising, she tucked the thick book carefully into her cloak. 'As it happens, I think we should now be able to go back to the Deserted Fairground...'

    • The latest cakes from Qasalan Delights are not only delicious but also free of sand! For now, that is.

    • Zukazei the Shoyru has won the Pet Spotlight this week!

    • Congratulations go out to Blodenwedd and Sheila! Each has proven spiffier than the rest in the Customisation Spotlight. Voting for this week's contest has begun. Good luck to this week's entrants!

    • 'Jhudora's Bodyguards', 'Crumbling Ancient Castle Background', and more Poems titles are available for you to enjoy!

    • Phew, if you want to beat the summer heat, a trip to the beach may be the key! Stroll over to the beach at Mystery Island and take part in the festivities with the new Island Celebration Superpack! This superpack features a background, dress, and flame baton for a perfect summer night. Get yours today at the NC Mall and set sail for Mystery Island!

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