Hello UniverseMC, As you all know our staff team and some of our community have been sending us ideas for our summer plans, many of them have been put to been implemented. Such as our event server; as we have been reviewing our factions economy we decided it is time for Factions Season 8. This reset will be better than ever; admins and staff members have been working on this for countless hours. It is time! New plugins and new features. In this post many new features, plugins and commands will be explained in as much detail as we can provide. Let's start off by showing you the new spawn for our new Factions. https://gyazo.com/b86acaf815f7d9931d4450f369585661 https://gyazo.com/07818d3cdfd2d86e55a6afe779d75e0f Trying to keep all the new builds a surprise this is just a sneak peak of the new spawn you guys will be running around in. We wanted to add to this season, make it new, make it unique. Here are a few things we have done to try and make this season as pleasurable as ever: -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=NEW FEATURES-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- ●Randomly spawning bosses through the warzone. ●New Item plugin (fixes spamming) ●Lowered combat tag by 5 seconds ●Koths, run every 4 hours ●Buffed Envoys ●Buffed SpawnRates ●Fixed obsidian destoryer bug. ●Revamped tokenshop ●Fishing rewards revamped ●3 new bosses ●Optimized redstone movement, lag with farms such as pumpkin and melon ●Optimizations done on server jar (allows us to hold more people and have less lag backs!) ●4 new custom enchantments added. ●Custom Anti-Phase ●CropHoppers ●Added all spawners to ftop ●Added CustomDrops for more Mobs ●Custom Anti-Freecam ●New AntiCheat ●3 new GKITS ●New Crate (new Best crate) ●June Crate will be released with this map As you can see the main bugs like elastic bands have been covered and fixed, you should have a smooth gameplay throughout this entirity of this season. Many of your suggestions have been implemented however we still would love more, as a team we listen to our community. Do what you guys want. Keep it fresh, keep it new. Adding onto these new features, which will boost the optimization of your gameplay, custom coded software is in-place to prevent bases being glitched and struggles of command lag when running the basic of commands. Here is some more basic information that you will need to expect when playing in our reset: <> Server Information <> ●Overworld border will be 10,000 x 10,000 ●End border will be 10,000 x 10,000 ( made out of sandstone) ●Nether border will be 10,000 x 10,000 (made out of flat netherrack) ●There will be a maximum of 100 players per faction ●There is a max of 30 power per player ●The slots on release will be set to 300 maximum players (will be raised if we think we can hold more) ●/wild will be disabled for release, to prevent lag. ●90% off sale upon release for first 24 hours! ●1 week grace Period for TNT and Creeper Eggs There is a $1200 FTop Prize. Here's the breakdown of it. #1) $250 PayPal, $250 Buycraft #2) $150 PayPal, $150 Buycraft #3) $100 PayPal, $100 Buycraft #4) $50 PayPal, $50 Buycraft #5) $100 buycraft overall FTOP PRIZE OF $1,200 Brand new FTOP prize which has increased by $200 and many new additions to our factions kits we are hoping you will like this. Now that these new features/information has been listed, those are just the few things to expect and that have been updated this season. New, awesome features are still waiting to be explored by all of you but you will have to wait and see. This season we are hoping to be on the absolute minimum for bugs, our developers and our team have been on top of these things trying to making it as clean as possible for all of you. We truly hope this gives you a nice sneak peak of what to expect this season without releasing an overdose of information! Reset times - Dates and Trailers will all be listed and this thread will be bumped when we make our final decisions and tweak a few things. Reset Times/Dates: Release date of new map; 6/16/18 1PM EST FTOP WILL CALLED 6/9/18 2PM EST (same time as purge) Purge Event: 6/9/18 2PM EST (Upcoming Saturday) More information will be given on this event specifically. After purge Factions server will go down until specified release date. Trailer(tba) Once its released, you will be able to reupload for 2 x Legendary Keys Thank you everyone, On behalf of the management team, the staff team.