The contest will take place on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 7.00pm Paris time on the European servers and 11.00 p.m. EST on the US server, beginning Friday 28th of January. It is scheduled to run for one month. Players can participate while in game using a special chat channel. A riddle (or trivia question) will be asked in the special "Contest" channel and the first player to answer correctly will win a brand new high-end BFG NVIDIA GeForce graphics card (limit one per household). Runners-up will receive Ryzom gear. The winners for each event will be displayed on the Ryzom web site along with the correct answer.
Three generations ago, the proud civilizations of Atys perished in the Great Swarming, when hordes of Kitins swept from the Prime Roots and wrought war and genocide. Now it is time to reclaim your heritage. Join forces with thousands of others, master the arts of sorcery, war, and tradecraft, and re-forge the destiny of your people. The secrets of the past have been lost, but The Saga of Ryzom has just begun.