Guava Island (Midnight)
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|Guava Island on the Midnight Ocean|
|Large island in the Emerald Archipelago|
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|Sheepish Rocky (native)|
Guava Island is a large island located in the Emerald Archipelago. There are three known routes from the island: Wrasse Island, Epsilon Island, and an inter-archipelago route to Cnossos Island in the Diamond Archipelago. There is also an extinct training route encircling the island.
Guava Island is home to Sheepish Rocky, a sheep.
Sheepish and wooly shoppe names are the order of the day on Guava.
- The Baarracks (left-facing shack)
- Sheared Quarters (left-facing pirate hall)
- Sheepy Hollow (right-facing cottage)
- Wool Come Home (right-facing villa)
- Iron monger
- The Bleating Edge (bazaar)
- Baa Baa Blacksmith (upgraded)
- Beg, Borrow and Steel
- Ram it Home (upgraded)
- Sheep Shots
- Shippopotamus (bazaar)
- Diamond Cutters (upgraded)
- Die Fish Die (upgraded)
- Ships for Ewe (upgraded)
- Slippery Sloops (upgraded)
- Sloop du Jour (upgraded)
- Yakkiti Yacht
- Queen's Closet (bazaar)
- Equal Shears
- I'll Be Seaming You (upgraded)
- Sheepish Looks (upgraded)
- Free Trade Cloth (bazaar)
- The Drapes of Wrath
- Looming for Ewe (upgraded)
- Weaving So Soon (upgraded)
- Dusted buildings
- Brew Monday (upgraded distillery)
- Rocky Shores (upgraded distillery)
- Furniture for Ewe (upgraded furnisher)
Guava Island is named for the Guava genus of shrubs and trees.
The Guava Island monument is located directly just outside the palace.
Guava I — 2004-5-01, Vilya defended the island in an eight round non-sinking blockade against Hell's Outcasts. The island was the first colonized island to be blockaded and was the first island to be successfully defended.
2005-1-30, Equinox transferred the island to Rudder Revolution.
Guava VI — 2005-7-03, Avalon defeated Notorious Fandango in a three round sinking blocade to take control of the island. It marked the first time a flag on Midnight held control of three islands at the same time.
Guava VIII — 2007-3-25, Seraph's Nightmare defeated Avalon in a three round sinking blockade to take control of the island. The blockade ran simultaneously to Avalon's attack on Serpah's NIghtmare at Hephaestus' Forge.
Guava X — 2008-11-30, Broadsiders successfully defended the island in a four round sinking blockade against Tyr's Own.
Guava XII — 2009-5-23, Folie Circulaire defeated Don't Panic in a four round sinking blockade to take control of the island. Don't Panic conceded the blockade after round three, making Folie Circulaire the first flag on Midnight to hold control of five islands at one time.
Guava XIII — 2009-9-26, the Brigand King The Widow Queen defeated Folie Circulaire in three rounds to give her flag Black Veil control of the island. Folie Circulaire scuttled all of its islands before the active crews left for other flags and did not defend.
Guava XV — 2009-11-07, Tyr's Own defeated Blood and Roses in a four round non-sinking blockade to take control of the island.
Guava XVI — 2010-6-06, the Brigand King Barnabas the Pale and his forces in Chthonic Horde took control of the island in a five round blockade. Tyr's Own did not defend but the flag Riot fielded a defense taking two rounds for the defenders.
Guava XVII — 2010-6-13, Riot defeated Chthonic Horde in five rounds to take control of the island.
2011-08-08, Bipolar transferred the island to Twisted. The governorship was initially transferred as the result of an event  and once the governor became part of a flag with the necessary fame, the island was officially transferred as well.