[i]HEY YOU! Yes, you! If you are a user at the forums, PLEASE post a reply, your thoughts, a bump, or anything else to keep this thread alive - The only reason I work hard on this is because getting replies, people wanting more, support, etc.[/i]
Feel free to post walkthroughs you have recorded from Aramis here! If they are good enough, I will add them to the thread!
Map was dead for a while, I wasn't motivated to keep working on it since noclip never was released, but few days ago zombe mod pack got it back into game, and I said, im not going to give up this map. So I'm back to work! Map is progressing pretty well, stay tuned for information!
I've been working on this map since i started playing minecraft (september 2010).
YOU MUST PLAY THE MAP WITH THE MODPACK (scroll down for download link) (otherwise don't play, i've posted a 1-in-all link providing all the mods, really easy and fast to install)
DONATE HERE! Please donate, it will help me to get a new PC and work faster on this map, I dont care if its one buck, it means a lot for me, so, please donate for faster updates, Im not telling you to give me money, but if you like this map and want to get the epic upcoming updates faster, please make a donation. I've worked on this mopre than 400 hours, to bring Aramis to you guys, I think I should get something for all my work and to motivate me to continue. Thanks in advance.
OVER 250.989 DOWNLOADS! +250k users can't go wrong!
You are free to ask and talk about the map, comment, discuss things, quests, report bugs, ask me where to find something, if you have a trouble with a quest, your experiences, what have you found... and other things. Just dont be shy.
Remember to sleep everytime you reach a new city, otherwise, if you die, you will spawn at the last bed you slept in (if you don't sleep at any bed, you will spawn outside the jail sewers at Minecity)
Don't waste time sending me messages, I will not reply them, if you got any question or anything else related with this map, post your reply here at the topic - Thanks.
The instructions are in the README inside the downloaded files.
Just to point out, Minecity is the worst city (city where you spawn), make sure to visit other 13 cities for great structures, landscapes, more quests, and a lot of improvements.
Thank you guys for voting at the poll, the most voted option was to port this map to multiplayer. So I am doing this. v0.6 is already being worked on, no mods and will work on multiplayer, there will be 2 versions, one for singleplayer and another one for multiplayer, featuring a few co-op quests. You may say, no mods, then map will have no quests and NPC's and all that, just the structure of map itself.
Well no, Aramis v0.6 will have NPC's, quests, rumors, cities will be improved, a lot of structures from cities will be modified, like Minecity structures, new features, a whole new texture pack, a lot of bugs will be fixed, money system is also coming back and everything from v0.5. Also, best thing is that map will be always up to date since it will not use mods.
I will not add the 250 quests, since some of them needed mods, but there will be more than 100 quests and even new ones!
The only things that are not returning from v0.5 are the new items and some of the new mobs that v0.5 included.
Stay tuned and check last page of thread, I will post daily updates with progress of map, features I have added, etc!
It's out! The beast update, and probably the best update that this map will ever have! It includes:
3 new regions, 20 new addictive hours of gameplay, new NPCs, jobs, a salary system, 100% new RPG texture pack, new awesome mods that will improve gameplay, robbable banks, more rumors, improved quests, new empires, a new economy system, a new buying house system, waypoints at every empire, city and village, new villages (2 new empires, 3 new big and beautiful cities and 2 new creepy and cursed villages), fixed a lot of bugs, epic new landscapes, more than 100 new quests, improved the other cities, etc! Download now, and enjoy update v0.5
Put this on your signature to show support! If I see more users with these signatures, i'll work faster for future updates. You can choose from many different signatures!
(This video is outdated. Map has changed a lot since this video was recorded, you can even see map name is Imperial Lands (old map name), now its called Aramis... but this video will give you an idea about map)
Part 2 (will not link part 1 since its the same as the slyfox video):
(This video is also outdated, but again, it will give you an idea about how does the map feels and looks like)
[color=#FF0000]READ THE FAQS BEFORE ASKING ABOUT A CRASH, BUG, ETC. AT THE END OF THE POST. [/color]
(I know, that was a lot) NOW, LETS START!
Hey guys, this RPG map is called Aramis, map consist in 12 cities, 3 secret empires, 8 villages, more than 250 quests. World was inspired in Oblivion, Morrowind, Fallout 3 and a lot of other RPG's, and also Assassins Creed 2 in some structures and places, like the kingdom. Aramis has rumors like The Elder Scrolls ones, jobs, money system, NPC's, ect.
Features of Aramis:
More than 250 detailed quests, similar to Oblivion/The Elder Scrolls and Fallout ones.
More than 40 hours of gameplay!
Huge map! (200 MB's) But don't worry, the file is only 60 MB's (it has been compressed)
14 Awesome and huge cities/empires, every one of them is the same size or bigger than Imperial City in Oblivion!
Payment system with jobs!
8 Villages, each one with an interesting assortment of quests!
A 20 minute long minecart rollercoaster/railway system!
A money system
One of the best RPG map you'll find on the forums!
Borea Forest Empire
Ancient Underground Empire
Anot Orc Village
Forgotten Miners Village
I've also added:
Underground goblin villages/bars/houses
God signals (random islands with a secret entrance that has a hole that goes from surface to adminium)
Huge free roam
Towns under construction
Rumors (like in oblivion, they will tell you about other people, quests, or things that are currently happening in Aramis)
Sadistics/crazy people houses
Experiment rooms with corpses
Islands with A LOT of hidden things/quests/things to do
"The canyon", a hole that goes from the surface to bedrock and has its own civilization trapped underground, just like a new world.
A huge (more than 20 mins) rollercoaster (use it to go from a city to another)
Dead forest (each one has their own quest)
Cave quests (it says "You have found (for example) Forgotten Caves, explore them to find great treasures", and you must found the secret treasure in the cave with a lot of goodies
Sewers (each city, except Skylands, has their own sewers, they are labyrinths, beat them and you will get a huge reward)
And more than 500 other things I will not mention because it's up to you to find them...
Your own house
Snow festival (at snowville)
Nether with TNT house
Infection dungeon in nether (related with infected village quest)
Inns/RPG syle hotels
Imperial legion guard outpost
Dangerous and dark streets full of thieves and rogues
Secret water wells entrances to catacombs
Most of cities have their own protecting wall (like in Oblivion)
Until now, quests from Aramis v0.6, which is coming soon are: (you can also find some of these quests and even more at v0.5) (v0.6 will have different quests and a little bit less quests than v0.5, but v0.6 ones will be longer and better)
Note: There are some villages without quests, those villages are not mentioned in this list
Note 2: A lot of new quests are added daily, so stay tuned
The Sadistic Part 1
The Sadistic Part 2
House of screams
Breaking The Law
Blade of the Dead
Velak House Part 1
Velak House Part 2
Deadly Revenge Part 1
(The following quests are from the Hunters Guild quest line located at Eldergard)
To the Woods
Last Hunt Part 1
Last Hunt Part 2
Fingers of the Mountain
Mutilation House Part 1
Mutilation House Part 2
Unwad Caves Prisoners
(The following quests are from the Treasure Hunters guild quest line located at Erebor)
Aurum, The Golden Ruins
The Ecstasy of Gold
Birch City Quests
Birch City Jumping Course
East Oblivion Gate
Tetariv Battle Axe
Saving The Sheeps
King Perse Curse
Deadly Revenge Part 2
(The Kingdom is all the space between cities, where dungeons, villages, ruins, etc. are usually located in)
Only way to explore it is by walking, there are not any minecart stations that lead you to the Kingdom
South Oblivion Gate
North Oblivion Gate
Center Oblivion Gate
Island Treasure (this one is actually located at the Imperial Sea)
Prisoners Hole (also located at Imperial Sea)
Mother of Mercy Sword
Church of Diablo
Infected Village Quests
Into the depths
Forgotten Miners Village Quests
Borea Forest Quests
(Following quests are from the Borea Forest quest line)
The Borea Forest
70% of times, when a hunter is near, he will attack you.
Knights will follow you like crazy.
(Try to dont kill hunters of knights, otherwise, your alignment will decrease and you will become bad).
Hunters spawn has been extremely reduced.
Knights spawn has been extremely reduced.
When you die, you will NOT lose your inventory items (to make the map less frustrating).
Goblins, orcs, dwarves, mages and mercenaries strenght has been reduced a lot.
Fixed other little bugs.
TO INSTALL MAP YOU MUST DOWNGRADE TO 1.5_01, FOLLOW THIS VIDEO TO DO IT (remember to use a fresh minecraft.jar)
[color=#FF0000]REMEMBER TO USE A FRESH/VANILLA MINECRAFT.JAR[/color]
IF MODS DO NOT WORK, MAKE SURE YOU ARE USING A FRESH minecraft.jar AND MAKE SURE YOU DELETED THE FOLDER NAMED "META-INF" INSIDE THE miencraft.jar
You may say, it is worth installing all these mods?
Well, you will enjoy this huge and detailed map, this is one of the best RPG you will find in the forums.
You will be able to do MORE THAN 300 QUESTS, MORE THAN 40 HOURS OF GAMEPLAY and enjoy all the other 100 things above his text. Also, you will not even waste 5 minutes installing the mod pack.
5 Mins for 40 Hours of Gameplay? Sounds more than fair...[/color]
Want to explore the biggest map at the forums? PLAY ARAMIS
Want to stick to your seat with the new exciting world of this open RPG? PLAY ARAMIS
A whole new world, almost like a new Elder Scrolls game. Download Aramis now!
This SHALL LIVE!!!!!
I've been looking at this map for weeks and I can say that.
YOU SIR ARE BEAST
Map is freakingly super ultra fabulous!
Really, awesome map.
Very awesome map.
Very very awesome map.
Diamonds to you.
DUDE, KEEP WORKING ON THIS MAN, THIS IS AMAZING
Its totally worth downgrading (even if it would be needed). I've seen a couple of good mods and I can say for sure that this is no mod... wait for it... This is SPARTA! No, seriously, this thing right here is something that I was searching for about 2 months, day and night, yes - day AND night. This is no longer Minecraft, I dont know what it is but its just AWESOME in any way shape or form. Get it, play it and dont about it.
Lovely map, haven't seen a better one on this forum...Probably never will do!
In the English dictionary, the definition of epicness was changed to include this
And a lot of other map players that enjoyed the map, just like you will
YOU CANT PLACE BLOCKS
YOU CAN USE CARTOGRAHPER AS HELP
YOU CAN'T DESTROY BLOCKS UNLESS IT IS MENTIONED
YOU CAN PLACE GLOWSTONE IN DARK PLACES
ALWAYS READ SIGNS (they tell you everything)
PLAY ON EASY
YOU CAN CRAFT YOUR OWN ITEMS
YOU CAN KILL MOBS
YOU CAN PLACE TORCHES/LADDERS/BEDS
YOU CAN STEAL THINGS FROM CHESTS (unless its a store)
YOU CAN DESTROY MOB SPAWNERS
NO USE OF TNT (obviously since you can't place blocks)
YOU CAN TAME HORSES AND USE THE PEGASUS TO FLY AROUND
PICTURES OF THE MAP
NOTE: The pictures below only show you about 30% of the map, I could add a lot of other pics, but i'm too lazy. I only showed 3 districts of minecity, (currently, it has more than 15), 4 districts of Snowville, (currently has 7), around 5 districts of Skidrow (currently has 10) and 1 district of Skylands (currently has around 7 districts) and not even showed all the other epic cities left. Also, i've not included in the pics villages, other structures, forts, little towns, hideouts, guilds, haunted churches, ruins, islands, and A LOT of other things that are up to you to be explored...
Birch City triangle district and Empire Way:
Skylands panoramic view:
Burning forest (Panoramic view 2):
Birch City Cliff Perimeter/district panoramic view:
Lady Nepala shrine:
Minecity farm district:
Minecity farm district 2:
Snowville Actuner District:
Skidrow arena entrance:
Skidrow liberty district plaza statue:
Skidrow market district:
Skidrow slave outpost:
Skidrow green district:
Skidrow miner's plaza:
Skidrow arena district:
The Yakpi Empire coast ruins:
The Yakpi Emire ancient city:
Birch City port district:
Skidrow arena district, eden district, green district and market district panoramic view:
Skidrow Eden district:
Skidrow virtue district:
Minecity main plaza:
Botternil farm district:
Minecity main plaza and church district panoramic view:
Skidrow fountain of virtue:
Skidrow docks view from Minecity waterfront:
Minecity Imperial castle entrance/bridge:
Minecity castle/Imperial castle:
Celonir panoramic view: (only pic. i could take, but there is a lot of things to show like the Wheat district, Holy District, gravel district, and A LOT of other things at Celonir)
Minecity Imperial Castle 2:
Minecity poor district 1: (ghetto on purpose, they are poor, they must have a crappy house)
Birch City Cliff perimeter view 1:
Minecity Imperial Prison cells, 1st floor:
Minecity A fight chance Blacksmith:
Minecity Imperial Prison cells, 2nd floor:
Minecity Imperial Prison lobby:
Minecity bunny farm:
The Great Oak and the Degorath Swamp (INVedit FTW):
Burning forest volcano:
Snowville White horse stable:
Skylands Floating Boulevard district view:
Snowville Igloo District:
Birch City Cliff perimeter view 2:
Snowville Panoramic view 1:
Snowville Panoramic view 2:
Snowville Panoramic view 3:
Snowville Panoramic view 4:
Panoramic view of the Rumari lake:
Skylands, view from the ice wasteland:
Snowy ville (village inside Snowville), view from plaza:
Snowy ville market:
Birch City full city view:
Botternil Main Plaza:
North Oblivion Gate:
Black Woods entrance:
Eldergard panoramic view (looks tiny, but once you are inside its not so little, inf act, there are a lot of things to do)
View of the Eldergard Chapel from the Main Plaza:
Black Woods Castle (trust me, it is HUGE, more than 4 floors):
Kalion Residential District panoramic view (again, looks very little, but it is big)
Panoramic view of the Interv District and part of the Federal Perimeter (Kalion)
Panoramic view of the Market and district and the Kalion Supreme Barracks (very huge once you are inside of these districts):
Entrance of the Market District at Kalion:
Panoramic view of the Chapel District and the Kalion Ocean Docks:
Panoramic view of the Gargan Lake, the Supreme Barracks and the Snowy Forest:
The Ancient Forest and the Ancestor Tower:
Throat of the world, at Atacar:
Throat of the world, view from the sky, under it, there is a huge city, a forgotten ancient empire:
Panoramic view of Arkad #1 (at Atacar)
Panoramic view of Arkad #2 (at Atacar)
Arkad main plaza view:
Cursed Pyramid (ignore the dogs at top, before take this picture i was testing something with them...)
Black Woods Monastery, at the top of the Haunted Hill (super creepy if you put render distance on short)
Atacar Mountain Chain/Range and a forgotten shrine (landscape view)
Wizard Tower at Black Woods:
(The pictures above only show about 30% of the map!)
Please donate, it will help me to get a new PC and work faster on this map, It doesn't matters if its one buck, it means a lot for me, so, please donate for faster updates, Im not telling you to give me money, but if you like this map and want to get the epic upcoming updates faster, please make a donation. I've worked on this more than 400 hours to bring Aramis to you guys, I think I should get something for all my work and to motivate me to continue, a donation is always a good way to show your support. Thanks in advance.
v0.1: Initial release
v0.2: Fixed lag, anyways, please report if it worked, if it did not worked, post your specs, FPS, graphics settings and system specifications.
v0.2.2: Fixed the books in blank bug.
v0.2.3: Fixed the deleted chunks bug. (Yakpi empire, Cave island, Lost pirate island, Painting World and the Sirens fear ship). Also, improved FPS.
v0.3: A LOT OF NEW THINGS, can't name them right here, its a huge list of new things.
v0.3.1: Fixed a big nether bug, there were not nether towers, now oblivion gates quests can be done.
v0.4: Fixed a huge list of bugs, less enemies in cities, 2 new epic cities (Orzammir and Erebor), new NPC's, more than
40 new quests, new rumors, a lot of new places, money system and a lot of other things.
v0.4.1: Updated for 1.5_01 - New mods that will improve the map gameplay
v0.5: 3 New regions, 20 new addictive hours of gameplay, new NPC's, jobs, salary system, robbable banks, more rumors, improved quests, new empires, buying house system, waypoints at every empires, city and village, new epic mods that will improved gameplay, new villages, (2 new empires, 3 new big and beautiful cities and 2 new creepy and cursed villages), fixed a lot of bugs, epic new landscapes, more than 100 new quests, improved the other cities, ect!
ALL errors you might get (98% of them) are because you installed the mod pack wrong. And if you installed it right, but get stuck on the minecraft loading screen, delete the folder named META-INF inside the jar.
Current bugs with the map (not mod pack):
There are some grammar errors, just things like random letters I typed and didn't notice. For example, I didn't write "right", I wrote "rightl" or things like that, random letters I did not notice, it's not a big deal, you will not even notice it.
A part of the abandoned jail sewers takes you to a room related with a quest.
Special thanks to:
soydaniel96: for converting the map for me (mcregion save files) in first versions of the map, for extreme support and for always helping me when i had minecraft problems that i couldn't solve by myself.
Vechs: for a part of the Borea Forest
patriots: thank you for extreme support and ideas
shpoiders: for helping me to create v1.0 of the mod pack
UndeadJesus: for giving me and making A LOT of schematics. This guy has made a lot of things for the map, thank you.
tuner420: for giving me a lot of ideas.
IttyBittyNinja: for providing TFC mod pack link of the Imperial lands mod package v1.0
Tentoshii: for bug reports
iRossy: For cleaning up the thread post and making it better
And everyone that supports this topic and gives me feedback... Including you.
[color=#FF0000]Guys, please show your support, otherwise, there is no point to continue this map. I won't stop making it, but if i see more feedback, donations, users using the signature, support, suggestions, opinions, etc. new versions will come sooner[/color]
If you liked what you saw and played, click the little green thing [color=#00FF00]+[/color] on the bottom right corner, post a reply and use the signature, all these as a sign of support, to motivate me to continue working on this and all my other maps.
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You can play with only 1 mod, MCregion (also, u should use it, it increases FPS), without that mod, u cant play the map
And i've listed the other mods cuz the world quests, cities and story mode are ment to be played with those mods, an example would be, an human torturation room, u need the humans+ mod cuz iv'e placed a mob spawner spawning humans to make it look more realistic, otherwise, it would be just a normal sadistic house without prisoners
Well u choose, download the mods and enjoy the world
or, play without mods but dont enjoy some quests in the world
Also, u can play this world on every version of minecraft as long you are running MCregion for that version