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by 777
Sun Nov 06, 2011 3:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: THE MODE 7 HOTLINE
Replies: 168
Views: 112206

Re: THE MODE 7 HOTLINE

I'm guessing you know this already, but the two weeks rule isn't working. I have a game that hasn't been declared a win and some folks are complaining about it in the thread about abandoned games. Yeah, this is my main concern at the moment. This is my main concern as well for the integrity and ong...
by 777
Sat Nov 05, 2011 9:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: "Essential" features
Replies: 163
Views: 112282

Re: "Essential" features

Games timeout after 2 weeks, and the player who did not submit a turn loses, unless the game is still on turn 1, in which case it's a draw, effectively enabling the "round 0" you're asking for, without creating the need for another turn before the actual game starts, which would be annoying at PBEM...
by 777
Sat Nov 05, 2011 9:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: Players not finishing a game when they are losing.
Replies: 25
Views: 12833

Re: Players not finishing a game when they are losing.

Mmmm... not sure if tweaking the team balance is more important. Clearly balancing the game in all aspects, such as team disparity in some of the more "complex" game modes, is critically important for the long-term viability of the game. However, learning either A) you can abandon any game not going...
by 777
Sun Oct 23, 2011 10:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: Players not finishing a game when they are losing.
Replies: 25
Views: 12833

Re: Players not finishing a game when they are losing.

If the "advertised" mechanic is not working correctly, it will snowball into a fact of multiplayer life on SF. I have been playing for not even 2 weeks yet, but I have 3 games already that I have no expectation will result in the Win I have earned. If this is not going to be fixed, why should *I* fi...