Remove Eliminated Games from Active Game Count

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Postby hockeycapn on Mon Feb 06, 2006 2:54 am

I think that if someone is defeated from a game they should be able to join another game. It's no fun waiting for a bunch of slow games to finish so that you can join another.
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Postby joetalk on Tue Feb 07, 2006 4:39 am

Im with many others when i say that waiting for others to finnish there game when im out is not exactly fair :x :x :x :x :( :( :( :(
I respect what Lack has done and why, but my comment is have u taken into account that people like me loose alot and that having two or more games that im just watching instead of playing can be a real deterent from coming back as often, ( ha ya like you'll ever get me out of this site :P :arrow: :arrow: :wink: ) but it would be nice if game that ive been eliminated out of were taken off my play list.
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Postby SprCobra on Tue Feb 07, 2006 12:01 pm

lackattack wrote:The limit is 5 games, whether you care about all 5 or not.

And here is a little secret: In the future there will be an option for unlimited games and much more, called "Premium membership" :wink:

Why the money?
A very bad player could get this and lose all his points fast
Or a very good player could get it and win everygame for the next week :shock:
That would be funny very funny
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Postby Lt. Bung on Tue Feb 07, 2006 12:37 pm

SprCobra wrote:A very bad player could get this and lose all his points fast


Hmmmmm, what happens when you don't have any points. Is the point system set up so there is a minimum amount of points you can have? I'd hate for the point calculator to have to divide by zero. With how often I lose I may be the first one there :)
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Postby SprCobra on Tue Feb 07, 2006 12:45 pm

Well the min score for private is 1 i think
so 1 or 0 will be the limit or youll have -15768 points in no time!
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Postby Lt. Bung on Tue Feb 07, 2006 12:58 pm

I guess I should try reading more before I make witty comments :)

Thanks SprCobra!
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Postby SprCobra on Tue Feb 07, 2006 1:25 pm

Just remember going into negatives then beating a very high ranked player = one very unhappy player
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Postby Hoosiercheetah on Fri Feb 10, 2006 12:41 pm

I haven't read all of the previous suggestions, so I hope I'm not doubling up here...

I like that wankers can't just quit the game two turns in, but it would be nice if a player could quit the game after he's been wiped out. I'm out in two just now, and since I stay maxed at five games most of the time, I can't move on to another game until those two are finished.

But hey, I also want to say that this whole site is outstanding, and I really appriciate all of the work that has gone, and continues to go into it. Thank you very much!
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Postby ADAM TJ on Fri Feb 10, 2006 1:34 pm

the reason that that is not ganna happen right now is due sapce restriction i belive. the limiting to five games is an obvious way to help with that. since the game still egsists even after you are eliminated the space is still being taken up.

or at least that is what i think is the reasoning.... although as i type this i see a flaw with the idea which is that isnt there a bigger waste of this space/ band width in the storing of all old games?
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Postby Hoosiercheetah on Fri Feb 10, 2006 6:19 pm

That makes sense. Personally, I'd rather have more room for new games than be able to look at old ones.

You have to let the past go, because honey, it's already gone.
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Postby lackattack on Tue Feb 14, 2006 11:12 am

Now you can join a new game once you've been eliminated.
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Postby killspoon on Tue Feb 14, 2006 4:22 pm

When i lose a game, im stuck in it until the game is over, and i cant join another gmae til its done. sometiems that takes days! is there any way that could be considered?
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Postby madeinchinain85 on Tue Feb 14, 2006 5:52 pm

it was just updated today/yesterday so that games where you're dead don't count towards your total max games you can be playing
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