In 2003, Sanctuary of Wanderhome was founded by Astrus, starting the long history of our group. The guild found tremendous success and challenges in Star Wars Galaxies, and theses challenges drove our membership and promotion of quality in the community. Sanctuary of Wanderhome was focused on creating a successful and prosperous city within Galaxies, that allowed Rebel members to have safe haven and a place to earn resources and gear. Although the organization had a deep history in the game, and many examples of success and pride to list, here are some examples of some of the accomplishments.
With the implementation of the New Game Experience, Astrus and the leadership at that time, saw the writing on the wall and the end of Galaxies. It was decided to move over to World of Warcraft, and continuing the implementations of concepts and successes in a new game. As the focus on gear and the score tied to it. Sanctuary of Wanderhome focused on mastering and dominating the end game content. Examples of some achievements are …
As time went by, and the realization that WOW focused only on gear progression and many members would leave after they got what they wanted. Sanctuary of Wanderhome focused on finding a new game, that emphasized community, over gear progression. In February of 2010, the administration found out through early testing, that Star Trek Online had the potential to engage our members and create a community that was better than WOW. Examples of how we engaged our community and the game are as followed …
Sanctuary of Wanderhome had a small engagement in Rift, carrying many of the strategies over from WOW, and being successful in raids and PVP. Since then, Sanctuary of Wanderhome has been striving to find a new game that can fill the void that was left after Star Wars Galaxies. With the success and growth of Star Citizen, Sanctuary has found a home in a game that has the potential to be the epic experience we’ve wanted for years!
What does SoW’s slogan mean? At its foundation the slogan represents that we take careful thought into every move we make, and understand that each decision made has it rewards and consequences. However, in a broader context it means much more…
To our members; this slogan means that we always promote a mentality to strive for the best and academically question, perceived, best practices in order to perfect a mission, duty, strategy, maneuver, etc. Sanctuary of Wanderhome is here to be a place of refuge and fun for our fellow members. We have a very long history of building exceptional gamers, not just recruiting them
For our allies; our slogan means that we take care to maintain our trustworthiness, patience and dependability. We always think before accusing our allies of wrongdoing, trying our best to maximize efficiency and minimize drama. We also have open guidelines for our members which show that we have no problem being held accountable for the actions of individual members. Sanctuary of Wanderhome will always be a dependable ally you can trust.
For our enemies; the slogan means something hair raising-ly different. Although we never go looking for a fight, we have a plethora of strategies created from wins, trials and errors, accumulated over 13 years, to combat any malicious intent made toward our organization, from within and from without.
..While we always seek peaceful solutions first and foremost; We have proven that we won’t tolerate the harassment of our members. And once war has been declared upon us, we have never given up, never surrendered.
Again, we seek peace first and foremost, but before engaging us; Think Once, Think Twice….Think Forever.
Sanctuary of Wanderhome is a 13 year old organization, with a charter that spans our history. We have always promoted a community of intellect and excellence. Each one of the following concepts benefit the member our veteran members as well as the new members just joining our group.
This charter is has a few of the guiding principals of our community. We strive to uphold these values every moment in whatever game that we play. We believe Star Citizen will give our community an engaging experience, with diverse and varied ways to play. We cant wait to make our mark in the ‘verse.