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Shadowlands patch (9.2.7)
Updated:09-04-22 03:24 AM
Created:09-16-16 11:19 PM
Categories:ToolTip, Character Advancement, Chat Mods, Graphic UI Mods, Mini Games, ROFL

Yarrr - Talk Like a Pirate

Version: v3.03
by: Taraezor [More]

Aye, yer scurvy swab! Ye can yell a random pirate exhortation in General or Trade chat or belch a yell for all ta hear! Yells be perfect for carousin' with yer scallywag pirate buddies, especially during Pirate's Day.

Over 170 Random Expressions

How to Use
Instal: Like any other AddOn. Set up: Works 'as is'. For configuration enter '/yarrr' in chat.

/yarrr to see a menu of possible commands.

/yarrr r to randomly yell a pirate themed exhortation. Perfect for pirate themed parties and Talk Like a Pirate Day in Booty Bay!

/yarrr 1 same as "r" above except that the exhortation occurs in General Chat.

/yarrr 2 same as "r" above except that the exhortation occurs in Trade Chat.

Ahoy Me Matey's!
Yarrr is rated ESRB "Teen", as is WoW overall. Mild suggestive themes, alcohol aplenty but no swearing.

Aye, yer'll be spammin' "/yarrr r" and "/yarrr 1" during Talk Like a Pirate Day, every 19th of September. An' if yer don't then Cap'n Slappy and Ol' Chumbucket will get yer!

Just don't over do it and get everyone annoyed!

Some yells refer back to game lore and some hint at finding companions and hunter pets. Mostly, it is all about carousing and pillaging!

Cookies, Beer & Donations
It is all about the cookies and beer although, and don't let Gallywix know about this, a "thank you" in the comments section fuels my programming appetite and is very much appreciated. And then, you could cut straight to Click here to lend your support! because as Gallywix would say... "time is money, friend". 😊 (PS: Bitcoin: 1Hme7ybAa13L8E6Sju2XyYAFpdGN6Nxuse)😊

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== v3.01 8th November 2021
Update the TOC file for the new game version.

== v3.0 6th Spetember 2021

Complete rewrite. All the old fancy Tooltip stuff removed as too much hassle to maintain. It simply adds a yell, General, or Trade chat exhortation now. Nothing more.

== v2.06 - 13th January 2019
* Patch 8.1.0 version number change
* Tidy-up of build version checking
* Small change to printPC

== v2.05 - 22nd September 2018
* The Dreadwake and Cap'n Crackers added. On ya Blizz, just in time for ITLAPD!

== v2.04 - 1st September 2018
* Added spacing line option
* Fix sound play easter egg cancellation
* Better chat channel functionality. Added trade channel

== v2.03 - 14th August 2018
* Main addition was a check on "Irontide". Results in a ton of hits in BfA's Tiragarde Sound, for example
* Added Boneship Reveler, Brackish Cultivator, Captain Bonerender, Giras the Guileful, Great Sea Privateer/Vagrant, Greenbelly's Raiders, Salty Dreg, Vhaka the Vile,

== v2.02 - 11th August 2018
* Was bombing on mouse over menu hotkeys, such as lists of mage portals or mage sheep

== v2.01 - 10th August 2018
* Was not checking factions

== v2.00 - 9th August 2018
* Massive rewrite
* Really opened up to who is defined as a "pirate". Defias are now "in" although I drew the line at borderline NPCs such as Tapoke "Slim" JOhn or ex members such as Wiley the Black but I did include the more obscure such as Surena Caledon and Lord Gregor Lescovar
* Pretty much anything Southsea, Blackwater, Northsea, Brashtide, Cutwater, etc is "in"
* For all NPCs I now check the "affiliation" title (second Tooltip line) for a pirate keyword
* Spells which you'd never be able to click on have been removed to free up bloat
* Reminder to self: Great Sea Privateers / Greenbelly's Raiders / Briona's Buccaneers on BfA?
* Changes due to API / UI changes brought about by BfA
* Tested 1.12.1 (5875) 19/9/2006

== v1.10 - 26th December 2017
* Added Nyuni (Hapana's Pet), Hungry Shark, Halloween Pirate Captain, Bloodsail Boots, Buccaneer's Uniform, Piracy (buff), Narkk, Cockatiel, Senegal
* Added Monty - Deeprun Tram (Ironforge end), heck how did I not recall that one after all these years?
* FloatingBattlePet_Show hooked twice - code tidy up

== v1.09 - 3rd September 2017
* TOC version bump for Patch 7.3 Shadows of Argus
* PlaySoundKitID removed as of Patch 7.3.0. Replaced by PlaySound

== v1.08 - 26th August 2017
* Able to alter tooltip delay and retain between sessions
* Able to send a pirate message to General Chat

== v1.07 - 9th July 2017
* Added: Second Mate Cilieth, Master Gunner Prix, Blacksail Salvor, Powdermaster Maclin, The Muscle <Blacksail Crew>, Quartermaster Zolix, First Mate Oxswain <Blacksail Crew>, Dread Harpooner, Dread Sharpshooter, Blacksail Gunner, Blacksail Salvage "Expert", Blacksail Keelhauler

== v1.06 - 18th May 2017
* More puns and expressions!!!
* Yaaarrrr spell addded!
* Bloodsail Buccaneers faction now supported on the Reputation tab of the Character frame
* Item Upgrade hook
* Hook for Tip_FloatingBattlePetShow in XML file
* Added various crew of The Maiden's Fancy
* Bill Buckler (Master Pet Tamer in the east coast near Booty Bay - wears Pirate garb) + his two "parrots"
* 2 x Bloodsail Corasirs and Scowling Rosa added (Booty Bay)
* Yancey Grillsen added - Bloodsail recruiter
* Short John Mithril added (Gurubashi arena)
* Captain Grayson (Westfall Lighthouse)

== v1.05 - 12th May 2017
* More puns
* Lots more expressions
* "Macro Commands" in the command menu, whilst technically correct, has been renamed to the more sensible "Commands"
* Various hook adjustments to keep in sync with the extensively tested Tip AddOn upon which this is a subset
* A print() changed to a printPC()

== v1.04 - 16th April 2017
* More puns
* Expressions added
* Macro commands for expressions added

== v1.03 - 29th March 2017
* Lots of Scalawag Point NPCs added
* Andre Firebeard (Southbreak Shore, Tanaris), Fronkle the Disturbed
* Patch 7.2 Update

== v1.02 - 18th March 2017
* Added Blockade Pirate

== v1.01 - 25th October 2016
* Version update to support Patch 7.1 "Return to Karahzan"
* Added Ooka Dooker

== v1.00 - 17th September 2016
* Initial release
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I had to reinstall my entire machine this past weekend (RIP disk drive) and now I'm getting this error. Don't know how old it is, because I usually have this disabled unless I'm using it (usually on ITLAPday).

Date: 2020-02-12 23:09:16
ID: 6
Error occured in: Global
Count: 1
Message: ..\AddOns\Yarrr\Yarrr.lua line 911:
   hooksecurefunc(): SetAuctionItem is not a function
   [string "=[C]"]: hooksecurefunc()
   [string "@Yarrr\Yarrr.lua"]:911: in main chunk

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I hate to tel you, Taraezor....

ITLAPD was the 19th.

(I missed it too, I was sick in the hospital. I realy really need to load wow onto my laptop to see if I can play in the hospital (assuming I go there again) because I can't install it over the hospital wifi.)

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