Aetolian Lotteries - Aetolia Online Help
17.2.3 Aetolian Lotteries
In order to participate in an Aetolian lottery, type LOTTERIES to see what lotteries you can enter. If there is one available, you can LOTTERY INFO <lottery #> to get more information, including the prizes, the ways to buy and the ticket costs. There can be three different types of ways to buy tickets: 1. You can buy tickets from the person who is running the lottery. 2. If the runner has decided to allow it, you can buy tickets at the Lottery Office in Esterport. 3. And finally, if the runner has enabled it, tickets can be bought at a ticket box, the location specified in LOTTERY INFO <lottery #>. The syntax for buying tickets is BUY TICKET IN <lottery #>. To buy more than one ticket, you can do BUY <amount> TICKETS IN <lottery #>. You want to buy tickets for someone else? Just do BUY TICKET IN <lottery #> FOR <person>. The Lottery Office can be found in Esterport. When the lottery is over, the winning tickets are drawn by the lottery runner. Gold prizes will have to be claimed with the runner or at the Lottery Office in Esterport. In case the lottery had alternative prizes (i.e. non gold), these will have to be claimed at the lottery runner personally. Commands: LOTTERIES : List all lotteries you can participate in. BUY TICKET IN <lottery#> : Buys a ticket in the specified lottery number for yourself. If you want to buy a ticket for a friend, append FOR <friend's name>. Your friend will be notified of your generosity. Some lotteries may be restricted to let you buy tickets for yourself only. BUY <amount> TICKETS IN <lottery#> : Buy more than one ticket. Please note, some lotteries may have a maximum amount of tickets per person. LOTTERY INFO <lottery #> : Get information on a lottery. This will also show your ticket numbers. LOTTERY CLAIM <ticket #> : Use this to claim gold prizes only. This can be done at the Lottery Office in Esterport or from the lottery runner. Obviously you will have to have the winning ticket.