Updated 19 December 2014
Hohoho! Haley here with all the seasonal surprises you’ll want to know about! Main Street has been hit with a snowstorm and has been totally decked out for the holidays. I also heard rumors of some sweet new items including a brand new elf costume and even a holiday quest! Jake is currently on the look out for VMK_Santa… I wonder if he’ll meet him? You might have guessed this month will be busy… well, ‘Tis the Season month is here!
Happy Holidays from everyone here at MyVMK!
On the First Day of Christmas MyVMK Gave to Me…
Countdown the days to Christmas with us! Every day, From December 14th to December 25th, something special will be released into the kingdom! Whether it’s a new room for sale, a new furniture item or clothing piece, or even a quest, you’ll want to log-in each day to see the latest surprise of our 12 Days of MyVMK Christmas celebration! Happy Holidays!
December 14th - Haunted Mansion Conservatory Holiday On Sale (All Month)
December 15th - Gumdrop Chair Rainbow On Sale (Limited Edition)
December 16th - Starlight Holiday Quest/12 Days of Christmas Hub (Ends 12/24)
December 17th - Holiday Hat Pink On Sale (Limited Edition)
December 18th - Chocolate Bar Carpet 1x1 and Snow Carpet 1x1 On Sale (All Month)
December 19th - A Very Frozen Christmas Quest (Limited Edition)
It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas…
Main Street has been decked out for the holidays! Beautiful flashing lights, presents, and ornaments will really get you in the holly jolly mood! Be sure to check the Castle Gardens for beautiful holiday royalty! Celebrate the holidays with MyVMK, after all, ‘Tis the Season!
Second Annual Gingerbread Holiday Room Building Competition!
Here’s your chance to show the Kingdom just how much holiday spirit you’ve got!
Build your best Gingerbread House or Holiday Room using the Holiday and Gingerbread pieces being released all this month! Use a winter theme or any theme (Jingle Cruise, anyone?), but you must use Gingerbread and Holiday pieces in your room.
This is an individual room competition. You may receive help from your friends, but only the room owner will receive the awards. You must submit your registration following our guidelines below:
- The room MUST BE NAMED in the following way: “Gingerbread (your player name)”
- When you register ONLY PROVIDE your player name and the name of the room you are entering in the competition.
- Gingerbread Houses/Rooms will be judged by the following categories:
- Best Theme
- Most Creative
- Best Overall (this includes both most creative and best theme)
There will be several First Prize winners and 1 Grand Prize winner from each category.
Registration opens today, Friday, December 12th and lasts until Saturday, December 20th.
You will find the registration entry form to enter the required information below. Registration will close after the above ending date. No late entries will be accepted.
When you register please make sure that you enter valid information. This contest is one entry per person and entering multiple accounts or “clones” into the competition will lead to immediate disqualification for any accounts entered.
Your Gingerbread house/holiday room must be completed by midnight EST December 27th.
Judging will begin on Sunday, December 28th and continue into January 2015. Winners will be announced early to mid-January. A Room Judging Flag will be placed in your room once your room has been judged.
While it is not required, we encourage you to keep your room open during the event so other players can enjoy what you have created. Prizes for the event will be announced after the contest is over.
Begin planning your Gingerbread Holiday treat today! Click here to enter your room into the Gingerbread Holiday Room Building Competition!
'Tis the Season for a Ride-A-Thon!
It’s lovely weather for a sleigh ride together with… MyVMK! Join the holiday fun with the your friends as you ride through beautifully decorated rooms created by the MyVMK Hosts! What more can you ask for? How about a free present for every time you ride?
The fun begins Saturday (December 13th) from 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM EST and Sunday (December 14th) from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM EST.
A ride through our Holiday-themed rooms will not only get you into the holiday spirit but also get you some cool rewards that you can use to build your own holiday room.
HoHoHo! Play the Jolly Holiday Quest!
Let’s recap: We have tons of items coming out this month, our biggest contest ever is soon to begin, and there’s plenty of jolly events including an awesome Holiday Ride-a-Thon. What? You still want more? Ok, then how about a Holiday themed Quest that rewards a brand new item?
'Tis the Season to be Jolly… Quest!
Starting Saturday, December 13, we’re launching the Jolly Holiday Quest. This new Holiday Quest includes fun challenges and questions about our Holiday celebration! The reward? A super awesome Blue Mickey Ears Holiday Hat!
All Aboard! New Sword in the Stone Pin!
Available Now! Try your luck at pulling the Sword in the Stone to obtain the new Casey Jr. Pin! You can pull the Sword in the Stone in the Fantasyland Courtyard, just ride Alice or Peter Pan until you obtain a magic pin! Have fun and good luck!
Push’s Trash Trivia!
Test Your Knowledge of Disney Trivia!
This Week’s Question: In the movie The Nightmare Before Christmas, what Christmas gift does Santa give the denizens of Halloween Town?
Know the answer?
Send your answer to email@example.com. Be sure to provide your MyVMK username in the email with the answer. From the correct answers submitted, we randomly select three players as the winners and send them a Push Trivia Pin! You have until Thursday, December 25th, to send your answers in.
Here’s the answer to last weeks Push Trivia: In the animated show Prep & Landing (2009), how many years did Wayne work for the Prep & Landing organization?
Answer: 227 years
Did you know: Two Prep & Landing sequels have since been produced. The first sequel, Operation: Secret Santa aired in 2010 and the second sequel, Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice aired in 2011 featuring Wayne’s little brother. Another holiday special is being planned in the future.
From 2011 to 2012, “World of Color” featured a special holiday season pre-show with the Prep & Landing characters. Congratulations to the 3 lucky (and randomly picked) players that sent in the correct answer for last week’s question!
Event and Item Info
Check the Community Calendar for more events, details, and event times.
December is ‘Tis the Season Month! Deck the halls with these holly jolly new items!
Sleigh bells ring.. are you listening? Walk around (and build) in your very own Winter Wonderland Guest Room! Available for purchase now in the shopping catalog for all of December!
There must be some magic in that old silk hat… or it’s just a magic pin! Deck the halls this month with the Turn Into a Snowman Magic! Available for purchase in the Main Street Magic Shop all of December!
Warm up for the holidays in the Mickey Sweater Blue and matching Mickey Beanie Blue! Soft and comfy, you’ll be ready for the season in style! Also available in red for the girls - the Minnie Sweater Red and Minnie Beanie Red. Available in the Emporium beginning December 5th - all month long!
'Twas the Nightmare Before Christmas… Create your very own Christmas Town with these iconic furniture pieces! Purchase Nightmare Christmas Flats, Christmas Town Snowman, Christmas Town Lamp, and the Christmas Town Tree in the Emporium beginning Decemmber 19th - available all month long!
These delicious holiday treats are good enough to eat! Top off your candy wonderland with these items old and new. Purchase the Candy Cane Blue, Candy Cane Red, Gumdrop Chair Blue, and Gumdrop Chair Pink starting Friday, December 19th in the Emporium - all month long!
Nothing beats the classic Christmas traditions! Put up your very own Mickey Christmas Tree and leave behind a Stack of Presents underneath. Available in the Emporium beginning this Friday all month long!
Hark to the drum, Oh, here they come, cries everyone! Create your own parade of toy soldiers with the Toy Soldier Red and the Toy Soldier Green, available in the Emporium all month long starting December 19th!
Dreidel, dreidel, dreidel, I made it out of clay and when it’s dried and ready, oh dreidel we will play! Celebrate the holidays with the Hanukkah Presents, Holiday Chair Blue, and Holiday Chair Yellow available all month long!
If you’re still looking for those colorful and yummy decorations for your holiday room, don’t worry! A variety of tasty candy furniture will be on sale in the Emporium all month long!
How sweet! Don’t forget, a variety of Gingerbread House Pieces are available for purchase in the Emporium all month long. Create your delicious masterpiece today!
'Tis the Season! Deck out your pin lanyard for the holidays with the Holiday 2014 Chanukah Pin! This pin is available for purchase in the Emporium for the weekend only, so be sure to pick one up for your collection! It’s the fourth pin in the Holiday 2014 Pin series. Collect all 5!
Top Players of the Month
Create a Great Guest Room! Get Recognized!
Player created Guest or Game Rooms demonstrate originality in concept and design. Our judges are looking for creativity, so try using traditional items in different and unique ways. Rooms are judged by MyVMK Staff every month and selected from player rooms.
JiggoryPokery recreates the First Thanksgiving in this month’s Best Guest Room! Pilgrims and Native American join together for the first Thanksgiving to give thanks for their many blessings and the first harvest in the New World. A Happy Thanksgiving to all.
- 2000 credits
- A free room - Castle Suite Guest Room
- Best Guest Room Award Pin
- Plus! A party in Club 33!
Create a game room and play with friends and others, and a MyVMK judge may notice your idea! Game rooms that get the nod offer a new game idea or a new twist on an old favorite. In all rooms we look for room owners who welcome everyone with a smile and show a willingness to answer questions about their room.
Howdy Pardner’ to - Splash Mountain Snake Eyes -, this month’s Best Game created by Ranch! Make yer’ way to the top of that there mountain and see if you can help Brer Rabbit out of the patch by ROLLING DOUBLES OF ANY NUMBER! If you can pull it off, I reckon that rabbit might have a prize fer’ ya! (YOU MAY GET WET!)
The Best Game Room Winner receives:
- 2000 credits
- A free room
- Best Game Room Award Pin
- Plus! A party in Club 33!
MyVMK Staff Profiles
Ever wanted to know more about your favorite staff member? Now you can! Every so often we will be interviewing a different member of the MyVMK Staff. Here is the most recent interview!
Mod name: VMK_Kali
What is your favorite Public Room in the Kingdom?
The Haunted Mansion Lobby!
What is your favorite thing to do around the Kingdom?
I love hanging out with everyone. I also enjoy seeing players happy about new item releases!
What is your favorite mini-game in MyVMK thus far?
The Haunted Mansion Mini-Game! It’s fun capturing ghosties with my team!
Is there any advice you would give to players around the Kingdom to stay safe?
Be sure to keep your chat appropriate at all times and never share your log-in details or personal information with others. If you see something, report it!
MyVMK Safety and Security
10/2 – Remember to review the MyVMK Values and game guidelines. As always, violence or inappropriate subject matter of adult nature will NOT be tolerated and involvement in this activity will result in a ban of your account.
MyVMK is NO place for negative behavior. Have fun, make friends, play games and chat, but please keep in mind MyVMK must always be a safe and appropriate place for Players of ALL ages. Please help keep VMK just like the Disney Theme Parks - a safe, fun and magical place for everyone!
Respect other players. Scams (theft), violence, giving out personal information or discussing adult content (sexual or otherwise), vulgarity or inappropiate behavior have NO place in MyVMK.
Help is always available.
MyVMK’s ‘Call For Help’ button is easy to use and always accessible – just click on the HELP button on the lower right of the VMK player window. We encourage you to let us know if anything unsafe or suspicious catches your attention.
Tip: Remember the ‘Call For Help’ is like MyVMK’s 911. So while we encourage you to use it, please only do so for serious player issues. And like 911, using ‘Call For Help’ to report false information will get you in trouble too, so make sure you’re reporting the incident or player accurately.
If you do have a serious problem, tell us immediately! The faster you use the ‘Call For Help’ button to make us aware of a problem, the more effective we can be in taking care of the issue. So please, tell us immediately if you have a serious problem and help make MyVMK a fun and safe place for everyone.