Hello again, it's been a while due to some background issues we were focusing on, but nevertheless we are back and chugging along.Aikar recently came to Texas to visit and we worked through some things that will be coming your way soon. He's already mentioned a few things in random threads here and there. We also worked through a few things that are mentioned later in this news, so keep reading...April Referral Contest WinnersMost Clicks (receive blocks of clickyness):1st: OmegaDustMC2nd: LuckyPat3rd: Olaf_CMost Referrals (receive voucher prize):No winners =(May Referral Contest WinnersMost Clicks (receive blocks of clickyness):1st: OmegaDustMC2nd: Olaf_C3rd: salesman2000Most Referrals (receive voucher prize):No winners =(June Referral Contest WinnersMost Clicks (receive blocks of clickyness):1st: OmegaDustMC2nd: slooFlirpAyppaH3rd: LuckyPatMost Referrals (receive voucher prize):No winners =(Policy Clarification: Macro ScriptsDetails: https://empireminecraft.com/threads/policy-macro-limitations.66453/Please make sure that you read this if you use macro mods or scripts while playing on EMC.Updated Staff ApplicationApplication at: staffapp.emc.gs or modapp.emc.gsYou should see version 6.0 when you load this page. All previous applications are wiped and you must submit an app of this version in order to be considered for Staff.Only Admins and Senior Staff can view these applications. Please do not bug them about the status of your application or you may find yourself disqualified from becoming a Staff member.New Staff Recommendation FormForm: recommendstaff.emc.gsHave someone in mind that you think would make a great addition to our Staff Team? Recommend them with this form. Make sure that you check with them if they have filled out the application. They cannot be chosen without an application.5th Annual Wallpaper ContestSee thread: https://empireminecraft.com/threads/contest-5th-annual-emc-wallpaper-contest.66451/Deadline: August 31st, 2016Voting ContestSee thread: https://empireminecraft.com/threads/contest-voting-contest-2016.66452/Deadline: September 30th, 2016Empire Minecraft is Turning 5 Soon!On July 25th, EMC will be turning FIVE years old!That's 5 whole years of amaze-ness that is you guys and this community. Krysyy will be out for her honeymoon from July 24th to August 1st, but she's leaving instructions and goodies for the other Staff to celebrate the occasion. Still hoping for a Krysyy event? Clear your calendars because we're planning some fun once she returns in the beginning of August. So you get the real birthday AND a belated birthday celebration. Woot woot!