Auctions - Midkemia Online Online Help

17.3 Auctions

In order to participate in a Midkemian auction, you may BID <amount> ON <auction>.

When a auction is over, the prize will be awarded, and any unused bids in escrow will be returned.

Commands:

AUCTIONS 
 o List all auctions you can participate in. Also lists your maximum bid 
   if you are the current highest bidder. Bids CANNOT be retracted.

BID <amount> ON <auction>  
 o Bids the specified amount on an auction. It will notify you if you out 
   bid any proxy bids for that auction. ONLY BOUND CREDITS AND ESCROW CREDITS
   CAN BE USED TO BID IN AUCTIONS.

BID INCREASE <amount> on <auction>
 o Increases your maximum bid on an auction you are currently winning. 
   For example if your maximum bid is 100 and you increase it by 50, your 
   new maximum bid will be 150.

AUCTION INFO <auction #>   
 o Get information on an auction.

AUCTION CREDITS
 o Shows how many credits are available for bidding.

AUCTION ESCROW BUILD
 o This will build-up your escrow account, based on how many artifacts you 
   currently possess.

AUCTION <auction #> RESOLVE
 o This will resolve an auction if you have won it through an escrow. In other 
   words, after you have traded-in artifacts to cover the escrow or purchased 
   credits normally, you can resolve the auction.

NOTE: You must have the gold or credits on hand to bid. Your bid will be held in escrow until you are outbid or win the auction. If the winning bid is less than your maximum bid, then the remainder will be returned to you.