Beta Island (Cerulean)
- "Beta Island" redirects here. For other uses, see Beta Island (disambiguation).
|Beta Island on the Cerulean Ocean|
|Large island in the Sapphire Archipelago|
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|Controlled by||Fierce Felines|
Beta Island is a large island in the Sapphire Archipelago. There are three known routes from the island: Remora Island, Verdant Atoll, and Iris Island. There is also one extinct route from the island: The Horseshoe Crabs.
Beta's buildings are named after Science-Fiction books, films, television series, or concepts.
- Altered Estates (right-facing estate)
- Cottage Bebop (left-facing cottage)
- Godzvilla (left-facing villa)
- Mostly Homeless (left-facing shack)
- Phantom Tollhouse (right-facing townhouse)
- Space Halls (left-facing pirate hall)
- Iron monger
- Ore of the Worlds (bazaar)
- Dreams Of Steel (upgraded)
- Event Ore-izon (upgraded)
- Lightsabers (upgraded)
- Space Balls
- Unwashed Balls (upgraded)
- Starship Sloopers (bazaar)
- Survival of the Friggest (upgraded)
- The Skiff Element (upgraded)
- Dusted buildings
- I, Rumbot (upgraded distillery)
- Loom Is a Harsh Mistress (upgraded weavery)
- Mouse on the Loom (upgraded weavery)
- Revenge of the Ship (upgraded shipyard)
- Tinted AE (upgraded apothecary)
- The Wraps of Khan (upgraded tailor)
- Hubble Expeditions (explorers' hall)
- Endless Hue (upgraded apothecary)
- Bahrenheit for Fifty Rum (upgraded distillery)
- Brave Brew World (upgraded distillery)
- Armchair of Darkness (upgraded furnisher)
- Millennium Falchion iron monger
- Battlesloop Galactica (upgraded shipyard)
- Wind Dancers (shipyard)
- A Stitch In Time (taylor upgraded)
- There Is No Spool (taylor upgraded)
The main phase of building construction finished in January 2005. Water Sleeps celebrated this by throwing the One Million Poe Beta Blast party in February 2005, giving away a full one million poe in cash and prizes (including the deed to a weavery shoppe, Mouse on the Loom).
Beta II - 2007-07-07, Water Sleeps successfully defended Beta from the Brigand King, The Widow Queen, in a three round sinking blockade. The Widow Queen and all her fleet had fallen during round two, leaving round three uncontested.
Beta VI - 2009-09-27, The Brigand King Azarbad the Great defeated Folie Circulaire in a three round, uncontested blockade to take control of the island. Folie Circulaire ceded the island prior to disbanding.
Beta X - 2010-07-17, Bipolar successfully defeated Anchor Management in a three round sinking blockade to take control of the island.
Beta XI - 2010-09-25, Bipolar defeated Fallen in a four round sinking blockade to defend the island.
<Some blockades happened>