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Re: Jump to Next Playable Game improvement

Postby PLAYER57832 on Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:24 am

There was another similar suggestion to just allow "skip game". It was a while ago, cannot remember what ever came of it.
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Enqueue the turn [Submitted]

Postby Falkomagno on Thu May 27, 2010 7:03 am

Enqueue The turn
  • Allows the option "queue", next to Begin turn

Specifics:
  • Queuing the turn, means that if you click that option, the game will no appear when you click the link "jump to your next playable game", but the next in order. Anyway, if you click My games the queued game will appear ready to begin.

This will improve the following aspects of the site:
  • In some games, specially in freestyle, you will prefer to delay the begining of the turn. If this option is implemented, the annoying proccess of go to begin games, and choose the game will dissapear.
  • The ultra-annoying fact of find the game which is desired to delay, over and over again, every time that the link "jump to your next playable game" it's pressed, will dissapear
  • The link "jump to your next playable game." will enhance its utility
  • Where there is a lot of active games, this option it's actually a must, for strategic purpouses
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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby edwinissweet on Thu May 27, 2010 3:03 pm

awesome idea.

This also helps if you are waiting on a game till you can consult with a team mate
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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby JoshyBoy on Thu May 27, 2010 7:41 pm

I think there have been similar suggestions asking for the same thing. If I understand this correctly, it seems like a great idea. I'll keep an eye on this one. Doesn't look like it would be that difficult to code.

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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby TheForgivenOne on Thu May 27, 2010 7:55 pm

Yes, this has been suggested before, and, when OP was still around, it asked around at one thing people wanted most. This was it
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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby Falkomagno on Fri May 28, 2010 12:56 am

So...let's do it.
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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby JoshyBoy on Sat May 29, 2010 12:53 am

Seems like a good idea. I like how all the Suggestions Moderators posted one after the after. :lol: Anyone want to sticky this? Oh ok then... I'll do it. :roll:
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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby darth emperor on Sat May 29, 2010 9:55 am

That's a great idea....also for games that you can't think of anything and you decide to take the turns of the other first and then see again this game...
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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby Falkomagno on Sun May 30, 2010 5:39 am

Exaclty. There is more up points.
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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby AndyDufresne on Wed Jun 02, 2010 4:09 pm

Sounds like the idea has some merit. Any further discussion?


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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby Ace Rimmer on Thu Jun 03, 2010 2:46 pm

no further discussion needed, it's a great idea and would really come in handy for heavy team players who are waiting on teammates to discuss a game.
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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby TheForgivenOne on Fri Jun 04, 2010 1:58 pm

I truly think this could be moved to Submitted already. It doesn't have a lot of support in here yet, but i do remember clearly that Live Chat was all for it.
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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby jrh_cardinal on Sat Jun 05, 2010 12:32 am

This is great, I'd use it all the time. Is there anything bad at all about this suggestion? I would love it for team games
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Re: Enqueue the turn

Postby TheForgivenOne on Sat Jun 05, 2010 12:42 am

Alright, from past experiences, and that i know this is supported by a lot of people, i am submitting it.
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Re: Enqueue the turn [Submitted]

Postby ender516 on Sat Jun 12, 2010 11:32 pm

I like this idea, but even more, I like the idea of the "jump to your next playable game" link changing to a list of links to your playable games from which you can pick whichever one you want. (Hmm, maybe I should suggest this as a possible add-on instead....)
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