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This fun little item was presented to participants of the SimuCon 2015 Spelling Bee by GM Haliste. These cute little pins are character attuned.
LOOK: Incredibly lifelike, this delicate bumblebee pin has an unusually glossy sheen. Two small antenna protrude from the top of its head, and alternating bands of yellow and black with a band of white at the base make up the insect's body. A pair of translucent wings wobble back and forth with the slightest movement. The entire piece sits snugly within a silver casing that has an attached clasp used for securing the pin to the wearer's clothing. There appears to be something written on it. READ: In the Common language, it reads: ~ Elanthian Spelling Bee 5115 ~
The creator has also provided the following information: This item is a gift from your participation in the Elanthian Spelling Bee at Simucon 2015. Current verbs: (when worn) PINCH, RUB, TILT, and TOUCH
|WEAR||You put on a bumblebee pin and latch it securely into place. At least, you think it's secure...||XXX puts on a bumblebee pin and latches it securely into place.|
|PINCH|| You pinch the bumblebee pin gingerly. A strangely familiar voice buzzes, "Thank you for participating in the 5115 Elanthian Spelling Bee! See you next time!"
The pin shifts slightly in its casing.
| XXX pinches her bumblebee pin gingerly. She looks slightly perplexed but then nods.|
A fuzzy bumblebee pin shifts slightly in its casing.
|RUB||As you rub your fingers across the bumblebee pin, the delicate wings vibrate with an annoying buzzing sound.||As XXX rubs her fingers across the bumblebee pin, the delicate wings vibrate with an annoying buzzing sound.|
|TILT||You tilt your head down toward the bumblebee pin and listen... You hear a faint *BzzZZZzzZZZzzz*.||XXX tilts her head toward a fuzzy bumblebee pin and seems to be listening to something.|
|TOUCH||You touch the bumblebee pin gently, and its tiny antennae wiggle back and forth slightly.||XXX touches her bumblebee pin gently, and its tiny antennae wiggle back and forth slightly.|
|Mispell a word
You say, "Turamzyrrian."
| Suddenly, your bumblebee pin springs from its clasp and begins to buzz annoyingly around your face. Just when you think it's going to fly away, it dives toward you and stings you right smack on the end of your nose. OUCH!
As the pin miraculously positions itself back against its holder, you are reminded that the appropriate way to spell "turamzyrrian" is "Turamzzyrian."
| Suddenly, XXX's bumblebee pin springs from its clasp and begins to buzz annoying around her face. Just when it seems like it's going to fly away, it dives toward her and stings her right on the end of her nose. That'll leave a mark!|
Miraculously, the pin returns to position itself back within its holder.
|Note: This only works with words originally on the Spelling Bee list.|