[attr="class","ayabs-tagged"]-- from the administration team
[attr="class","ayabs-text"] Welcome to Arkadia![break][break][break]
Whether you arrived here through an invite from another Arkadian, divine intervention, or the sheer whim and the powers that be of Stumbleupon, we are thrilled to have you here![break][break]
If you're looking to collaborate with other writers, working to shake off the dust on an old literary project, or just on the hunt for a new community of likeminded individuals, then you’ve come to the right place![break][break]
Arkadia is a roleplay community committed to providing a fun, collaborative workspace for writers looking to meet new people, share ideas, and nerd out so-to-speak for those closet nerds out there -- you know who you are.[break][break][break]
So where do you start?[break][break][break]
First, and foremost, please be sure to review our rules.[break][break]
It's a ritualistic bloodpact that might enslave your family for future generations but we assure you it is for your own good.[break][break]
If you have any questions about anything, please don’t hesitate to message a Staff Member by typing "Staff" in the "recipient" field of your PM.[break][break][break]
Complete your profile by adding a spiffy avatar and cover photo. [break][break]
A helpful how-to-guide can be found here:[break][break]
> Genre-Specific In-Character Roleplay Boards: Including Freestyle, Fanbased, Fantasy, Mature*, Realistic & Historical, and Science Fiction.[break][break] *Mature board is 18+ only. To obtain access to the mature, you must complete steps 1-3 listed under "How to Get Started" and PM Staff attesting to being over the age of 18.
Arkadia Factions[break][break] A site-sponsored post-apocalyptic, urban fantasy open-world roleplay that you, the members of ARKADIA, will shape and explore. More information here.
User-Created Roleplays[break][break] Member-created open-world or large-scale roleplays. More information here.
Writer's Corner[break][break] > Arkadia University: Writing Tips and How-to Roleplay Guides submitted by both Staff and Site Members.[break][break]
> Solo Works: Location for all non-collaborative solo works. Includes both our Prompt Section to help beat writer's block or for members looking for inspiration and our Feedback Cafe to request constructive feedback from our community.[break][break]
> The Workshop: A place to test out your BBCode or work on posts in secret. More information here.
For Community Contests & Events, and chatter outside of roleplaying or writing and discussion surrounding film and tv, art, literature, music, and video games!
Other Helpful Links[break][break][break]
Still have questions? Please find below links to other optional readings to help you get acquainted with our site:[break][break]
What [the heck] is Forum-based Roleplay?: A quick and easy-to-read info-guide on Forum-based Roleplay to get you acquainted with the moderately insane but fascinating pastime that's all the internet rage these days.