About a year and a half ago, we rolled out a system for concise combat messages and an accompanying GMCP event. While not all of Aetolia's skills are converted to using that system, all new classes support it, so adoption is pretty high. Let us know how you use the system and how you'd recommend to change it.
You say to Slyphe, "You're so freaking smart."
"^," Slyphe agrees with you.