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PotLuck and a game type

Postby ChaoticWraith on Tue Jun 05, 2007 4:51 pm

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* Suggestion Idea: potluck tourneys

* Specifics: more than 6 players can donate 20 points to the pot to enter the tourney or a specified amount and whoever comes out standing through a knockout gets all the points from pot.
* Why it is needed: Gives a bigger incentive to get first place in the tournaments as more points are at stake if you do win.

* Priority** (1-5): 1


other notes: how about adding a game type in which people win after a specified number of rounds based on the number of countries they own and how big their army is. If you want to know a name how about conquerer mode.
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Postby magneticgoop on Wed Jun 06, 2007 6:20 pm

interesting pretty good idea maybe even as an option in all game types
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Postby pancakemix on Wed Jun 06, 2007 9:39 pm

It has potential for abuse by multis, though. Two multis put in all their points and deadbeat. It could be dangerous.
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Postby alex_white101 on Wed Jun 06, 2007 10:30 pm

pancakemix wrote:It has potential for abuse by multis, though. Two multis put in all their points and deadbeat. It could be dangerous.


thats exactly the same as a multi starting a 3 player and letting the other 2 deadbeat. u cannot stop and new ideas from fear of multis.......
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Postby Fircoal on Wed Jun 06, 2007 11:55 pm

alex_white101 wrote:
pancakemix wrote:It has potential for abuse by multis, though. Two multis put in all their points and deadbeat. It could be dangerous.


thats exactly the same as a multi starting a 3 player and letting the other 2 deadbeat. u cannot stop and new ideas from fear of multis.......


there is a difference, if there is a limit, then maybe, but if not, then they could give all of there points, and there comes the earliest colenal EVAR!
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Game Type: Gambling

Postby Sir Titus on Fri Aug 31, 2007 1:13 pm

Just got this idea while playing in an RT. A game type where the players of the game must ante up some of their points (i.e., gambling).

Here's the idea (please give constructive criticism):

Start A Game: Game Type - Gambling.

The creator of the game must choose a certain number of points (which will have a maximum limit of... 50?) which is the "ANTE".

All players who wish to join the game must pay the Ante if they wish to join.

When the game begins, all players automatically lose an amount of points equal to the ante. These points are put into the "POT".

The game then plays as a regular sequential game until someone wins.

The winner wins the pot PLUS the usual amount of points awarded depending on rank.

Example: 6 player game. Creator makes a Gambling game. He sets the ante at 10 points. People join. The game begins. All players lose 10 points and the Pot is set at 60 points. The game is played. Someone wins. The winner gets the 60 point pot plus the usual points depending on rank.

So, what do you think? Good idea? Stupid idea? Needs work?

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Postby Keredrex on Fri Aug 31, 2007 2:00 pm

Unfortunately it was already proposed not sure what post.. and shot down.. i do like that idea though cause you could technically play for no points. and have a fun game with friends instead of losing your rank
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Postby AndyDufresne on Fri Aug 31, 2007 2:45 pm

Games like this have been suggested, and shot down mainly for a lot of possible abuse stemming from such games.


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I want to gamble with my points, make a CC Casino.

Postby mibi on Sun Nov 11, 2007 12:30 pm

Lack should create a special part of CC where users can go and gamble their points on things like Slots and Keno. That way if users don't feel like earning their points, at least they can try to win them randomly.

It could be something like "Enter the number of points you with to gamble" and then you click the "gamble" button, and you either win or lose points.

Why is it needed? I dunno, but I think people would try it so does it really need a reason to exist.

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Postby Herakilla on Sun Nov 11, 2007 1:22 pm

werent you the one who started out shooting dim's map down?
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Postby spiesr on Sun Nov 11, 2007 1:28 pm

He is being sarcastic...
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Postby cena-rules on Sun Nov 11, 2007 1:52 pm

he is :shock:

can we have it anyway

oh and a cc lottery
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Postby Stoney229 on Mon Nov 12, 2007 1:34 am

spiesr wrote:He is being sarcastic...


I certainly hope so, but it is not apparant.
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Postby Skittles! on Mon Nov 12, 2007 2:03 am

Woo, gambling!
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Postby freezie on Mon Nov 12, 2007 2:16 am

I thought it was mentionned somewhere that NO gabling would ever take place on CC?
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Postby Skittles! on Mon Nov 12, 2007 2:19 am

freezie wrote:I thought it was mentionned somewhere that NO gabling would ever take place on CC?

It's a joke, Freezie. He's making fun of DiM, and I like it.
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Postby trk1994 on Mon Nov 12, 2007 2:59 am

what's next?...rank swapping? :roll:
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Postby Balsiefen on Tue Nov 13, 2007 4:16 pm

*Swaps rank with trk1994*
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Postby edwinissweet on Tue Nov 13, 2007 7:34 pm

i think this would be awesome. wat if u could bet how many points u wanted to win/lose ina game b4 it started
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Postby Herakilla on Tue Nov 13, 2007 8:41 pm

edwinissweet wrote:i think this would be awesome. wat if u could bet how many points u wanted to win/lose ina game b4 it started


already suggested and shot down, for good reasons too
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Postby unriggable on Tue Nov 13, 2007 9:12 pm

cena-rules wrote:he is :shock:

can we have it anyway

oh and a cc lottery


It's called reefer-a-friend.
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Postby Spritzking on Wed Nov 14, 2007 5:31 am

may -be you can use the same dices as in-game, then lack will be sure of a big points bonus...
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Postby max is gr8 on Wed Nov 14, 2007 11:54 am

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Postby Anarkistsdream on Wed Nov 14, 2007 1:15 pm

unriggable wrote:
cena-rules wrote:he is :shock:

can we have it anyway

oh and a cc lottery


It's called reefer-a-friend.


Reefer, Unrig????

hahaha :lol:
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Postby Wisse on Wed Nov 14, 2007 2:07 pm

Anarkistsdream wrote:
unriggable wrote:
cena-rules wrote:he is :shock:

can we have it anyway

oh and a cc lottery


It's called reefer-a-friend.


Reefer, Unrig????

hahaha :lol:

that kind of reminds me of 3 words: Bork, bork, bork :P
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