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    Newbie Chit Chat: A Newbie-ginning‏‏‎ - Welcome to ZU Everyone!


    • Hello and welcome to Newbie Chit Chat! - A fun, welcoming place that's great for getting to know the community. Whether you're a newbie that's just discovered ZU or an older member that's been here for a long time, come on down and hang out with us!

      If you're new, come introduce yourself to the community and tell us about yourself. Don't be shy! Our community is full of loving, caring people that will love to meet you and welcome you with open arms. Talk about how your day is, what your favorite Zelda game is, what your hobbies are, ask questions about how to do stuff here or just joke around with us. Anything your heart desires.
      For Newbies

      Hello and welcome to ZU! We're so happy to have you as a part of our community! So now that you're here you're probably wondering "What should I do?". Well here's some things that are a good first idea to do after joining ZU.
      • Make an introduction thread on this board and introduce yourself!
      • Post in this thread, hang out with us, and make some new friends!
      • Join one of our 3 clans.
      • Get adopted! over at our Adoption Lodge and have someone to personally help you with anything you need.
      • Check out our Ultimate Guide to ZU for pretty much anything you could ever want to know about this forum and how to do it.
      • Visit some of our other boards. We have so many with all kinds of things to do. From Zelda to Forum Games to Role Playing and much more!

      For Oldbies

      So you're an older member and are wondering what you can do here to help this board and make it a fun, enjoyable and welcoming place for newbies eh? Well never fear because I'm here to tell you how!
      • Welcome newbies to the forum. When one shows up in this thread greet them with a "welcome to ZU!" and chat with them. Ask them questions to get to know them and generate discussion. Questions like "How are you doing?", "What's your favorite Zelda game?", "How are you enjoying the forum so far?", stuff like that.
      • Give them a warm welcome in their intro threads so they get a good first impression of the community and see how kind everyone here is.
      • Welcome them on their wall.
      • Offer them help.
      • If you don't think you can help a newbie, tag someone you think can. Odds are someone online can help them out.
      • Chat in this thread with everyone and have fun even when there aren't any newbies around. Keeping this thread alive by chatting, joking around, and discussing things inbetween newbies showing up has proven to be a massive boon to this thread and has increased the number of newbies visiting by 8x! So have fun in this thread with newbies and oldies!


      Questions of the Day

      • What's your favorite kind of ice cream? - TruEdge67 - August 5th, 2018
      • What's your favorite fruit? -TruEdge67 - August 7th, 2018 (This was a question of the night.)
      • What do you like more, cats or dogs? - TruEdge67 - August 7th, 2018
      • What game systems do you own? - TruEdge67 - August 9th, 2018
      • What's your favorite anime? - TruEdge67 - August 12th, 2018
      • Will Tru win or DLR lose? (don't know why I'm including this lol) - TruEdge67 - August 13th, 2018
      • What's your favorite video game? - TruEdge67 - August 14th, 2018
      • Which is better, hot weather or cold weather? - TruEdge67 - August 16th, 2018
      • What's your favorite Zelda game and why? - TruEdge67 - August 18th, 2018
      • What is/was your favorite and least favorite subject in school? - TruEdge67 - August 20th, 2018
      • If you could switch bodies with one person for a day, who would it be? - BackSet-Chan - August 22nd, 2018
      • What is one thing about your life you hope never changes? Bonus question: What's your favorite candy or sweet snack? - Guinea - August 23rd, 2018
      • What's your favorite cereal? - TruEdge67 - August 24th, 2018
      • Do ya have any nicknames? - BackSet-Chan - August 27th, 2018
      • What's your favorite kind of muffin? - TruEdge67 - August 30th, 2018
      • What's your favorite kind of donut? - TruEdge67 - September 12th, 2018
      • What's your favorite kind of music? - TruEdge67 - September 16th, 2018
      • What's your dream job? - TruEdge67 - September 21st, 2018
      • If you could have one superpower what would it be? - TruEdge67 - September 23rd, 2018
      • If you were a piece of chocolate (like the fancy filled kind) what kind of chocolate would you be? - GamerKitty205 - September 24th, 2018
      • What are some of you're favorite smells? - TruEdge67 - September 27th, 2018
      • What came first? The chicken or the egg. - GamerKitty205 - September 28th, 2018
      • If you could visit any place in the world, where would you go? - TruEdge67 - October 3rd, 2018
      • If you could have any character you wanted added to Smash, who would they be? - TruEdge67 - October 5th, 2018
      • Who are some of your favorite fictional characters? - TruEdge67 - October 8th, 2018
      • What time of the day do you sleep? - Amber the Gay Fox - October 11th, 2018
      • If you watch youtube, who's your favorite youtuber? - Embalistico - October 11th, 2018
      • What's your favorite holiday? - TruEdge67 - October 15th, 2018
      • What's your favorite color? - TruEdge67 - October 16th, 2018
      • What's the worst game you've ever played? - TruEdge67 - October 17th, 2018
      • What’s your favorite thing about TruEdge67 - Serenade of a Star! - October 19th, 2018
      • Who is your waifu/husbando? - TruEdge67 - October 20th, 2018
      • What are some of your favorite horror movies? - TruEdge67 - October 21st, 2018
      • What is your favorite thing about Serenade of a Star!? - TruEdge67 - October 22nd, 2018
      • What's your biggest fear? - TruEdge67 - October 28th, 2018
      • What's your favorite kind of dessert? - TruEdge67 - November 5th, 2018
      • IN TEA/OTHER HOT BEVERAGES, DO YOU PREFER WHITE OR BROWN SUGAR? - Violothesheikahboy - November 9th, 2018
      • Can you speak any foreign languages and if so what? - TruEdge67 - November 13th, 2018
      • If you could time travel to any one point in time, where would you go? - TruEdge67 - November 14th, 2018
      • Are you going to get something from Cyber Monday or Black Friday madness? - GuardianFin - November 17th, 2018
        Is there something special you're looking forward being a top bargain?
      • Do you like mudkips? - TruEdge67 - November 20th, 2018
      • If you could be any animal, what would it be? - TruEdge67 - November 21st, 2018
      • What are you thankful for? - TruEdge67 - November 22nd, 2018.
      • If you had a million dollars what would you do with it? - TruEdge67 - November 23rd, 2018
      • If you found out one of your ZU friends here was a bot the whole time, how would you react? - TruEdge67 - November 24th, 2018
      • What are your hobbies? - TruEdge67 - November 25th, 2018
      • What's your favorite kind of egg dish? - TruEdge67 - November 26th, 2018
      • What are some of your favorite video game franchises? - TruEdge67 - November 28th, 2018
      • What's your favourite ride at the amusement park, or do you prefer the games and festivities? - Colu - December 1st, 2018
      • What's your favorite kind of cake? - TruEdge67 - December 3rd, 2018
      • Who are your favorite characters to play as in Smash so far? - TruEdge67 - December 11th, 2018
      • What's your favorite pokemon? - TruEdge67 - December 15th, 2018
      • What are your favorite drinks? - TruEdge67 - December 18th, 2018
      • Do you have traditions for New Years Eve? - GuardianFIN - December 28th, 2018
      • What are your plans and goals for 2019? - Skywing - December 30th, 2018
      • Make an acronym of your name! - RealmWings - January 4th, 2019
      • What's your favorite kind of pizza? - TruEdge67 - January 5th, 2019
      • What's Your Favorite Sport? If you aren't that interested in sports, which one looks most interesting? - Realmwings - January 15th, 2019
      • What is the stupidest thing you've ever named any character, be they one you written or one in a video game? - BackSet-Chan - January 22nd, 2019
      • Do you have a game or games you find yourself returning to? - GuardianFIN - January 30th, 2019
      • What's your favorite and least favorite thing about Winter? - TruEdge67 - January 31st, 2019
      • What's your favorite season? - TruEdge67 - February 8th, 2019
      • If you could only choose to be tiny or giant what would you rather be? - TruEdge67 - February 11th, 2019
      • If you could teleport what would you do with that power? - BackSet-Chan - February 13th, 2019
      • What's everyones favorite anime movie? - Guinea - February 24th, 2019
      • How would you conquer the world? What's your plan? - RealmWings - March 8th, 2019
      • What are your favorite snacks? - TruEdge67 - March 14th, 2019
      • What's your favorite thing about summer? - RealmWings - March 18th, 2019
      • Which do you prefer. Guitar or Flute music? - Emerald Isle - April 23rd, 2019
      • If you could revive one dead franchise or have a sequel to one you love right now what would it be? - TruEdge67 - May 31st, 2019
      • What are some of your favorite flags? - TruEdge67 - June 4th, 2019

      New to the site and curious what a question of the day is? Come chat with us and find out!

      A big, heartfelt, thank you to everyone that has helped me and this thread by asking your own questions of the day!



      Check out my graphic design thread and get a banner for your thread today! Tru's Banner Workshop

      The post was edited 13 times, last by TruEdge67 ().

    • I guess I'll try and most likely fail to be the first one here then.

      Well done, Tru and Realm; both the OP and the art do a great job at inspiring a feeling of outmost welcome.

      Now let's see how many ninja'd me while I took forever to write this.

      (Edit: Only ninja'd three times?

      …That's less than I expected.)

      The post was edited 1 time, last by TingleMakesMeTingle ().

    • Interesting to see a new Newbie Thread.
      I want to compliment the guidelines, they are very well made Tru!

      Image doesn't work for me either.

      Stone Mask is fucking mine! I'll kill anyone who tries to own it besides me!
      "A puppet that can no longer be used is mere garbage.
      This puppet's role has just ended..."
      - Majora

      Avatar by TruEdge67

      My major theories:

      Counting the Population of Termina

      Counting the Population of Hyrule (OoT)

      The post was edited 2 times, last by Romano-British Medli ().