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Weekend Wizard101 quest fun – Clearing the Cobwebs!

So in celebration of Wizard101’s Sixth birthday, I have been playing a lot more recently, and as I was looking for quests to do on Friday I realized that I had between four and five pages of ‘old’ quests like the Stone Roses in Dragonspyre, Zafarian history books quest, and even the Marleybone ‘Spiral Key’ tower (I didn’t have to do that one to get into Celestia) that I hadn’t yet finished.  It became my mission to clear every single non-Avalon quest out there, and I got really close! I think all I have left is one Trogg in Wintertusk and one fish (Bearracuda) in Grizzleheim, and that’s it – the rest are all Avalon!

Avalon Quests

Avalon Quests


It was actually a lot of fun going back to do the older quests – some of them were still pretty challenging, and it was nice to revisit some of the old haunts….  Celestia was especially nice – I still think the design there is really beautiful, and I love the story and the overall quest layout.  It was fun going toe to toe with Stellar Defenders and evil fish people again!

So that’s it – a fun little diversion before the big push to finish Avalon, a nice time during the rainier parts of the holiday weekend.

Captain Ditto’s Pirate101 Treasure Hunt contest winners!!

The path to find Captain Dittos’ treasure was long and treacherous, but many of you we able to work out the five clues and reach the final location!  Here are each of the clues again, with the proper locations:

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New Gameplay Video – Captain Ditto and Old Scratch face the dreaded Screech #Pirate101

The final stage of the journey for Old Scratch’s tale of vengeance and woe… Captain Ditto helps his trusty crew member defeat the evil Witchdoctor Screech and avenge the death of his mentor – and also get promoted!  He looks so cool!

Captain Ditto’s Pirate101 Treasure Hunt Contest – Final Clue!!

Here it is, the fifth and final clue to Captain Ditto’s Treasure Hunt contest!  Remember, to qualify for the grand prize you need to get all FIVE clues and send me an email with all five locations listed correctly.

As a reminder, here are the previous clues:

Clue #1

Clue #2

Clue #3

Clue #4

And finally, Clue #5!!

From darkened caves set sail again, find lighthouse rent asunder.  Five clues you have, and if you’re clever, you’ll find Captain Ditto’s plunder!

Clue #5

Clue #5


Now that all the clues are given, send an email to dittopirate@gmail.com with the topic ‘Ditto’s Treasure Hunt’ and all the answers to the clues, numbered.  Also, please remember to include your pirate name.  Each of the answers needs to be precise and give a location like ‘Captain Avery’s Court’ and not just ‘Skull Island’.

Good luck, mateys!!  See you at the treasure!!

Ditto’s Wizard101 Fishy Contest Winners!!

Here they are, the winners to Ditto’s ‘Fishing with Ditto’ contest!  There were a TON of fun, creative entries – I love how talented all my fans are, and this contest was so much fun to judge!  So anyway – here are the winning entries!  I’m showing the entries for the top six – the First Place and Second place winners, and then listing the names of the randomly drawn runners-up.

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Captain Ditto’s Pirate101 Treasure Hunt Contest – Hint #4!!

And Here’s the fourth clue (out of 5) to Captain Ditto’s Treasure Hunt contest!  Remember, to qualify for the grand prize you need to wait for all FIVE clues and send me an email with all five locations listed correctly.

Here is Clue #1

Here is Clue #2

Here is Clue #3

Clue #4 – Again set sail through the sunlit skies, deep within the smoking isle is where the next clue lies…

Clue #4

Clue #4

Please don’t post the answers here as comments to the article – read the rules and send the five answers via email when you’ve figured them out!

The fifth and final clue will be posted on Tuesday

Ditto the Monster does the ALS #IceBucketChallenge

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So Ditto has been challenged to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by the Light family, who did a really great job with their Ice Bucket challenge, and so Ditto has to do it too.  However, since Ditto likes to both educate AND entertain, I did some research with the ALS Association and found out some information about this disease.

ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects the function of nerves and muscles – It can affect speech and movement, and it keeps getting worse the longer you have it.   ALS occurs throughout the world, with no racial, ethnic, or economic boundaries, and lots more work is needed to determine what genetics and/or environmental factors contribute to developing ALS Read the rest of this page »


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