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Re: New to game

Postby Burn » Fri Oct 24, 2014 9:12 pm

Starlick wrote:XP boosts by non Seibertron thats new(I think). Anything else was added in the last I guess 5 years haha.


Staff have been able to modify XP for years.
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Re: New to game

Postby DISCHARGE » Sun Oct 26, 2014 8:20 pm

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I don't know if handing out level ups is such a good thing. Level 0 Bots need all the help they can get.
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Re: New to game

Postby Insidious » Thu Oct 30, 2014 2:17 am

Motto: "Clarity of thought before rashness of action."
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Just a random idea that may very well take some work and be otherwise impractical.

But building on the "handing out some free XP" notion, perhaps give every character (or every character currently identified as active) a free 100k (or some number)experience payout. That could benefit all the characters in the game, from the ones who have trudged up the ranks the hard way to the ones who are languishing in the lower levels with no opponents, or very few.

That way it would be an across the board benefit for all characters. Those characters/players on the higher end obviously wouldn't need it or benefit from it as much,nor should they, but it would at least be something, and for the lower level characters they could do quite a bit with 100k (or some number) and could more rapidly bump their characters up into the more competitive and active tiers.

Maybe make it a yearly thing, like a Christmas bonus for those few players who actually stick around and keep playing. It might be tedious to give a boost to every single character or active character, but it's not like the mods of this section have anything else to do right now :P
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Re: New to game

Postby Burn » Thu Oct 30, 2014 2:18 am

Can only do one character at a time.
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Re: New to game

Postby Insidious » Thu Oct 30, 2014 2:20 am

Motto: "Clarity of thought before rashness of action."
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Hence my thinking that it would likely be tedious work, but still conceivably doable.
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Re: New to game

Postby Burn » Thu Oct 30, 2014 2:33 am

There's also no real way of telling who's active short of going through hundreds of missions.

Doable yes, worth it? Noooooo.

Do you have any access in here?
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Re: New to game

Postby Insidious » Thu Oct 30, 2014 2:36 am

Motto: "Clarity of thought before rashness of action."
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Burn wrote:There's also no real way of telling who's active short of going through hundreds of missions.

Doable yes, worth it? Noooooo.

Do you have any access in here?


Whatever it is, I do not ;)
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Re: New to game

Postby Burn » Thu Oct 30, 2014 2:53 am

geez, your RPG staff are more useless than the News Crew!

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Re: New to game

Postby Insidious » Thu Oct 30, 2014 3:00 am

Motto: "Clarity of thought before rashness of action."
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But!

I have access to this toasted sandwich I just made in the kitchen at work, so that must count for something. :lol:
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Re: New to game

Postby Burn » Thu Oct 30, 2014 3:03 am

I kill you.
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Re: New to game

Postby Insidious » Thu Oct 30, 2014 3:04 am

Motto: "Clarity of thought before rashness of action."
Weapon: Oxidating Laser
And come on, if Santa Claus can get his ass around the whole world in one day and deliver gifts to all the good little boys and girls, surely an HMW mod could do the same for us :P

But yes, I realize the task is likely both tedious and impractical, but I wanted to throw it out there just the same. I know I would get a weird little kick seeing all my HMW characters having an xp boost they didn't have before.

I'll be soliciting for energon donations soon. Stardust has nice, expensive armor he wants to buy.
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Re: New to game

Postby Zordon » Thu Oct 30, 2014 3:32 am

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I remember seibs giving out XP and cash bonuses at certain times of the year (Christmas Easter etc) he must have had a script or access to different tools than what Burns got
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Re: New to game

Postby Sustain » Thu Oct 30, 2014 1:32 pm

Motto: ""It is not enough to win, you must maintain control.""
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If commanders came to the forum and saw the XP list.. they could sign up for their boost. I'm willing but not going to hunt them down.
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