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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby The Voice on Thu May 20, 2010 6:20 pm

But they do have the right to bring it out of beta unchanged, correct? I want this map to stay, along with everyone else. So why don't we just be honest with ourselves, assume qwert won't change his mind, and bring the darn thing out of beta?
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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby natty dread on Fri May 21, 2010 3:14 am

why don't we just be honest with ourselves, assume qwert won't change his mind, and bring the darn thing out of beta?


If I had to guess, I'd say it's because the admin fears it will be a dangerous precedent. Then every mapmaker will think "well, if I don't get my way, I'll just leave the map hanging in beta and they'll have to accept it eventually"...
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Re: [Beta]

Postby tonbomorphew on Wed May 26, 2010 5:01 pm

I found a bug i don't get 2 troops xtra in my active Peloponnesian War game!
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Re: [Beta]

Postby fumandomuerte on Thu May 27, 2010 5:40 pm

tonbomorphew wrote:I found a bug i don't get 2 troops xtra in my active Peloponnesian War game!

Mind posting the details?
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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby tonbomorphew on Sat May 29, 2010 10:18 am

Game Type: Quadruples Initial Troops: Automatic Play Order: Sequential Spoils: No Spoils Reinforcements: Unlimited Fog of War: No
Team !:
r:nippersean 4.8 1 6 3
g:InnyaFacce 4.8 11 25 5
b:HippieBroker 4.8 2 5 3
y:L M S 4.8 1 1 3
Team 2:
p:chphe 3.6 0 0 0
c:thanatos11 4.4 2 7 3
o:mole70 4.8 3 7 3
s:tonbomorphew 4.2 6 10 4
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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby natty dread on Sat May 29, 2010 10:26 am

You need to hold 2 sword symbols to get the +2. You only hold one sword + one helmet, thus you only get +1.
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Bug report: Game 7118466

Postby nevetski on Sun Jun 13, 2010 7:01 am

Greetings,

I'm playing a beta game of this map, and it's pretty nice. (My classicist heart reels with joy!) I have discovered a bug--namely, the Phrygians do not appear to be granting me the +2 bonus that is indicated.

Thanks for the excellent map!
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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby natty dread on Sun Jun 13, 2010 7:55 am

natty_dread wrote:You need to hold 2 sword symbols to get the +2. You only hold one sword + one helmet, thus you only get +1.
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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby nevetski on Sun Jun 13, 2010 9:03 am

natty_dread wrote:
natty_dread wrote:You need to hold 2 sword symbols to get the +2. You only hold one sword + one helmet, thus you only get +1.

OK. You should clarify that on the legend; your notation is vague at best. Or just make it so that those territories grant the bonus without the jiggery?

In theory, it seems like a neat nuance. In actual gameplay it makes the bonus incidental rather than strategic, only helping to add further momentum to an already powerful side.
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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby nevetski on Sun Jun 13, 2010 9:11 am

OK, scanning the thread I see that it's unlikely to be changed. Oh wellz :)
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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby The Voice on Mon Jun 14, 2010 6:47 pm

This may sound harsh, but I think the admins are playing a grudge match with qwert. Nobody wins in that scenario. If CC gave us a smilie showing two thumbs pointed down, I would use it to express my frustration with how team CC has handled this mess. Idiots like Oaktown, gimil, and MrBenn have effectively ruined our chances of seeing this map sent out of BETA because they're too busy whining rather than clarifying to a person whose first language is clearly not English.

Other than feeling ashamed for yourselves, you three I singled out should also resign. You are of no help. As for now, this wonderful map has found much more life for lovers of adjacent forting. It is an exceptional map with fewer kinks than shit maps, like the ones being pumped out recently.

Politics have replaced commonsense for these three idiots who give us the semblance of democracy while truly imposing their own biased and fickle--yet collective--will.

Cheers,

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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby philiplam on Wed Jun 16, 2010 2:41 am

Hi,

I'm playing game 7111710 right now, and appear to have captured all 8 shields. However, the game hasn't ended. What am I doing wrong?

Apologies if viewing it is difficult due to fog-of-war.

Thanks in advance, Philip
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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby iancanton on Wed Jun 16, 2010 2:50 am

if u really do have all 8 shields and ur opponent fails to capture at least one of ur shields during his turn, then u will win immediately when u start ur next turn.

u're not the first player to be confused by the wording. it would certainly be clearer if the legend said capture and hold all 8 shields to win the war.
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1. Wording of the objective - "Capture and hold all 8 Shields to win the war"
this is the only thing that actually NEEDS to be done - and is the only thing that is preventing this coming out of Beta...


ian. :)
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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby philiplam on Thu Jun 17, 2010 12:34 am

iancanton wrote:if u really do have all 8 shields and ur opponent fails to capture at least one of ur shields during his turn, then u will win immediately when u start ur next turn.

u're not the first player to be confused by the wording. it would certainly be clearer if the legend said capture and hold all 8 shields to win the war.
MrBenn wrote:In fact
1. Wording of the objective - "Capture and hold all 8 Shields to win the war"
this is the only thing that actually NEEDS to be done - and is the only thing that is preventing this coming out of Beta...


ian. :)


Thanks Ian!

Yes, the game was won as you described - had read the description and some postings on this thread, but didn't realise that the holding had to last till the next turn - had assumed holding the 8 shields by the end of the round would be enough.

Cheers again, Philip
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Re: Peloponnesian War [Beta]

Postby the.killing.44 on Fri Jun 18, 2010 7:40 am

The Voice wrote:If CC gave us a smilie showing two thumbs pointed down, I would use it to express my frustration with how team CC has handled this mess.

CAN'T YOU SEE HOW SERIOUS THIS IS?!
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