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Invite Players within Start A Game Menu

Postby Ickyketseddie on Fri Jan 06, 2012 7:14 am

Concise description:
    Have fields available when making a new game to invite players to your game instead of doing so induvidually from the awaiting players tab.

Specifics/Details:
    When creating team games (or standard games for that matter), from the Start A Game menu, if you want to start a few games it's a bit of a pain inviting a team to your side as you have to hit several screen to invite each player, so if your starting several games as many of us do it is a little annoying. If possible, when starting a new game and you have selected the number of players you want in the game, and the game format, you get the invite option at the bottom to enter player names into boxes, or use your friends drop down list as you would induvidually as it currently is. Then on hitting submit the game is created and invites are sent together.

How this will benefit the site and/or other comments:
    Just a comman sense observation to make the site a little quicker/simpler. This also stops people joing your team before you've had a chance to invite those you want to play with.
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Re: Invite Players within Start A Games Menu

Postby cookie0117 on Fri Jan 06, 2012 7:41 am

Having a random fill your game before you invite someone is very annoying. Also skillful on the part of a person who can join your game in the 10 seconds it takes to change screen and invite someone.

Im suprised this has not been suggested and implemented sooner....
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Re: Invite Players within Start A Game Menu

Postby Ickyketseddie on Mon Jan 09, 2012 4:36 pm

No more support for this?
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Re: Invite Players within Start A Game Menu

Postby IcePack on Mon Jan 09, 2012 4:47 pm

I believe the TO group has been discussing this as well. I know I would love this and make tournaments so much easier to run!
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Re: Invite Players within Start A Game Menu

Postby Ickyketseddie on Mon Jan 09, 2012 5:58 pm

I thought about the tourney aspect but since i've never run one I didnt know what (if any) extra tools you get..
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Re: Invite Players within Start A Game Menu

Postby chapcrap on Mon Jan 09, 2012 8:41 pm

Ickyketseddie wrote:I thought about the tourney aspect but since i've never run one I didnt know what (if any) extra tools you get..

Not really many extra tools. Just the ability to create tournament games.

I do support this. I didn't say anything because it's been suggested before and generally has a lot of support. Especially with TOs.

I think this could be implemented at some point, but who knows when that might be.
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Re: Invite Players within Start A Game Menu

Postby TheGeneral2112 on Mon Jan 09, 2012 10:46 pm

I am thegeneral and I support this message.
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Re: Invite Players within Start A Game Menu

Postby cookie0117 on Tue Jan 10, 2012 4:28 am

Ickyketseddie wrote:No more support for this?


Ive just had to invite my clan to many wars games, this would have saved me massive ball ache and screen changing!! I double my support (which does carry quite some weight round here!! :lol: :lol: ).
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Re: Invite Players Upon Game Creation

Postby spiesr on Wed May 01, 2013 8:21 pm

MOVING this one back to the top of the pile.
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Re: Invite Players Upon Game Creation

Postby chapcrap on Sat Jun 15, 2013 11:40 am

spiesr wrote:MOVING this one back to the top of the pile.

+1

I'm actually going to sticky this. We're hoping to get some invitation updates this year. So, let's see if we can push this forward.
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Re: [Invites] Invite Players Upon Game Creation

Postby spiesr on Mon Jun 17, 2013 11:51 am

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Re: [Invites] Invite Players Upon Game Creation

Postby Dukasaur on Mon Jun 17, 2013 5:01 pm

This should have been merged with the other Invites thread, nie?
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Re: [Invites] Invite Players Upon Game Creation

Postby spiesr on Mon Jun 17, 2013 5:12 pm

Which one? While this suggestion is closely related to some other invite suggestions in submitted and may very well be covered in the same update as some of them it is still technically a different idea.
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Re: [Invites] Invite Players Upon Game Creation

Postby spiesr on Sat Aug 31, 2013 12:24 pm

IMPLEMENTED
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