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Postby lackattack on Sun Sep 18, 2011 11:46 am

Presenting... Round Limits!

The possile values for this new game option are None, 20 Rounds, 30 Rounds, 50 Rounds or 100 Rounds.

With round limits, the game will automatically finish at the end of the specified round. The winner will be the surviving player with the most troops. If there is a tie, it will be broken based on the most regions. If there is still a tie, the winner is selected based on join order. This option is great for avoiding stalemates on no spoils games and can add some spice to the game as the deadline approaches, forcing the big guys to fight it out and giving the little guys a chance!

Thanks to steelplayin for suggesting this!

Enjoy :mrgreen:
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Re: Round Limits

Postby ManBungalow on Sun Sep 18, 2011 11:49 am

Sexy time.
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Re: Round Limits

Postby Sniper08 on Sun Sep 18, 2011 11:52 am

i can see this being a big benifit in tournament games.

nice work lack.
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Re: Round Limits

Postby God Emperor Q on Sun Sep 18, 2011 11:53 am

Sounds like great fun :D
I look forward to it.
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Re: Round Limits

Postby deantursx on Sun Sep 18, 2011 11:56 am

I'm pumped about this! Good work!
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Re: Round Limits

Postby Chewie1 on Sun Sep 18, 2011 12:02 pm

Sounds great will bring on some new strategies im sure. =D> =D>
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Re: Round Limits

Postby Ninja Champion on Sun Sep 18, 2011 12:02 pm

so there is a nice gift to going last after all
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Re: Round Limits

Postby Herbas on Sun Sep 18, 2011 12:04 pm

YES!
YES!
AWESOME!
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Re: Round Limits

Postby sempaispellcheck on Sun Sep 18, 2011 12:25 pm

Very interesting idea! Excited to see it in action!

Now, will there be a Round Limit-based medal? :D
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Re: Round Limits

Postby kjg21 on Sun Sep 18, 2011 12:47 pm

nice. nice. nice!
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Re: Round Limits

Postby OliverFA on Sun Sep 18, 2011 1:07 pm

No more eternal tournament games! This option really adds great value to the site!
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Re: Round Limits

Postby Army of GOD on Sun Sep 18, 2011 1:21 pm

This could make 8 player no spoil games interesting with a 20 round limit.
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Re: Round Limits

Postby eagleblade on Sun Sep 18, 2011 1:43 pm

i think there should be an option when choose a map like "doesnt matter" or something


lackattack wrote:Presenting... Round Limits!

The possile values for this new game option are None, 20 Rounds, 50 Rounds or 100 Rounds.

With round limits, the game will automatically finish at the end of the specified round. The winner will be the surviving player with the most troops. If there is a tie, it will be broken based on the most regions. If there is still a tie, the winner is selected based on join order. This option is great for avoiding stalemates on no spoils games and can add some spice to the game as the deadline approaches, forcing the big guys to fight it out and giving the little guys a chance!

Thanks to steelplayin for suggesting this!

Enjoy :mrgreen:
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Re: Round Limits

Postby mcshanester29 on Sun Sep 18, 2011 1:57 pm

Great Update!!! Thanks for implementing this suggestion!!!
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Re: Round Limits

Postby MyTurnToWin on Sun Sep 18, 2011 2:03 pm

Fantastic!!!!
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Re: Round Limits

Postby rdsrds2120 on Sun Sep 18, 2011 2:34 pm

Thanks for the brilliant update!

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Re: Round Limits

Postby jjmracing on Sun Sep 18, 2011 2:44 pm

cool
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Re: Round Limits

Postby Gilligan on Sun Sep 18, 2011 3:04 pm

Very nice!
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Re: Round Limits

Postby Qwert on Sun Sep 18, 2011 3:11 pm

""Ninja Champion on Sun Sep 18, 2011 7:02 pm

so there is a nice gift to going last after all""
yes,in games where opponent are equal, who play last have advantage, its look that these sugestion have loopholes.
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Re: Round Limits

Postby blakebowling on Sun Sep 18, 2011 3:20 pm

qwert wrote:""Ninja Champion on Sun Sep 18, 2011 7:02 pm

so there is a nice gift to going last after all""
yes,in games where opponent are equal, who play last have advantage, its look that these sugestion have loopholes.

Considering who goes last is randomly determined at the start of the game, how is it a loophole? The only way there could be a problem is if everyone played exactly the same and kept even round after round.
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Re: Round Limits

Postby soundman on Sun Sep 18, 2011 3:34 pm

blakebowling wrote:
qwert wrote:""Ninja Champion on Sun Sep 18, 2011 7:02 pm

so there is a nice gift to going last after all""
yes,in games where opponent are equal, who play last have advantage, its look that these sugestion have loopholes.

Considering who goes last is randomly determined at the start of the game, how is it a loophole? The only way there could be a problem is if everyone played exactly the same and kept even round after round.


lackattack wrote:Presenting... Round Limits!

The possile values for this new game option are None, 20 Rounds, 50 Rounds or 100 Rounds.

With round limits, the game will automatically finish at the end of the specified round. The winner will be the surviving player with the most troops. If there is a tie, it will be broken based on the most regions. If there is still a tie, the winner is selected based on join order. This option is great for avoiding stalemates on no spoils games and can add some spice to the game as the deadline approaches, forcing the big guys to fight it out and giving the little guys a chance!

Thanks to steelplayin for suggesting this!

Enjoy :mrgreen:

It's not who goes last, it's what order they joined the game. So if I was the one to start it and there was a tie, I would win.
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Re: Round Limits

Postby flexmaster33 on Sun Sep 18, 2011 3:56 pm

Well done...great option that opens up a lot of options for players, especially those that enjoy no spoils.

Ignore any complaints on this. That is a moot point because you have 'No limits' as an option. If you don't like limits, then don't turn them on :)
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Re: Round Limits

Postby Army of GOD on Sun Sep 18, 2011 4:05 pm

eagleblade22 wrote:i think there should be an option when choose a map like "doesnt matter" or something


lackattack wrote:Presenting... Round Limits!

The possile values for this new game option are None, 20 Rounds, 50 Rounds or 100 Rounds.

With round limits, the game will automatically finish at the end of the specified round. The winner will be the surviving player with the most troops. If there is a tie, it will be broken based on the most regions. If there is still a tie, the winner is selected based on join order. This option is great for avoiding stalemates on no spoils games and can add some spice to the game as the deadline approaches, forcing the big guys to fight it out and giving the little guys a chance!

Thanks to steelplayin for suggesting this!

Enjoy :mrgreen:



You don't HAVE to havea limit.
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Re: Round Limits

Postby chapcrap on Sun Sep 18, 2011 4:24 pm

soundman wrote:
blakebowling wrote:
qwert wrote:""Ninja Champion on Sun Sep 18, 2011 7:02 pm

so there is a nice gift to going last after all""
yes,in games where opponent are equal, who play last have advantage, its look that these sugestion have loopholes.

Considering who goes last is randomly determined at the start of the game, how is it a loophole? The only way there could be a problem is if everyone played exactly the same and kept even round after round.


lackattack wrote:Presenting... Round Limits!

The possile values for this new game option are None, 20 Rounds, 50 Rounds or 100 Rounds.

With round limits, the game will automatically finish at the end of the specified round. The winner will be the surviving player with the most troops. If there is a tie, it will be broken based on the most regions. If there is still a tie, the winner is selected based on join order. This option is great for avoiding stalemates on no spoils games and can add some spice to the game as the deadline approaches, forcing the big guys to fight it out and giving the little guys a chance!

Thanks to steelplayin for suggesting this!

Enjoy :mrgreen:

It's not who goes last, it's what order they joined the game. So if I was the one to start it and there was a tie, I would win.

They are saying whoever goes last has an advantage because they get to see the troop counts on their turn and end it accordingly. So, whoever is last in the 20th round, has an advantage if the Round limit is on.
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Re: Round Limits

Postby danryan on Sun Sep 18, 2011 4:46 pm

Woohhooooooo! Awesome move, lack.
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