A Wiki in the Desert
Log in

Dig Event

From A Wiki in the Desert

Requirements to Participate

Beginning of Tale:
1 Slate Blade + 2 Boards are needed to make a Slate Shovel
Carpentry 1 (Skill) to make a Crafting Bench to assemble the Slate Shovel

Later in Tale (Make a better shovel with metal):
Blacksmithing 1
Blacksmithing 2

Where to find details about the Dig Event

A Controller run event that shows up on the calendar.
Watch for news and winners' listings in the Events chat. /join Events

Click on the Calendar icon and scroll.
Click on the icon on the left under the title of the Event to see a small story and prize list.

Set Your Time Zone

Set your Time Zone correctly because the calendar time for event start also uses it.


  • You must manually change your Time Zone back one hour in the spring and forward one hour in the fall.
  • For the USA Eastern Time is 0500 (March 8 thru November 1 for 2020) for EDT, but then during EST has to manually be changed to 0400.

What to do

Points and prizes are accrued for

How to Check Your Event Points

Once the event begins, click player information then click events see my dig score.../ to see your points.


Aids in Doing the Best Digging

Blacksmithing Guide to make a better shovel. Make a set of Blacksmithing Tools to make a shovel on your anvil:

Gaining Points

Winners' Reports

The Winners' list is automatically posted in the Events chat.

In case you missed seeing the Winners' Reports or just general chat about the event, it is logged here: