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Re: Non-random attacks

Postby army of nobunaga on Fri May 07, 2010 6:18 pm

i think that if you think this out it would always end up with a map with a ton of "1's" and a few "2's" you would never ever get up to 90 troops like in your example.
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NO DICE

Postby tonbomorphew on Sun Jul 25, 2010 1:31 pm

On the start a game and game finder boxes there will be:
Dice: Regular - No dice
Gameplay
[*]The attacker has 4 people defender has 2 4-2=2 he gets two armies too advance

Specifics/Details:

How this will benefit the site and/or other comments:
  • More people will play games
    Complaints about dice\die will not happen
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Re: NO DICE

Postby Woodruff on Sun Jul 25, 2010 1:47 pm

tonbomorphew wrote:On the start a game and game finder boxes there will be:
Dice: Regular - No dice
Gameplay
*The attacker has 4 people defender has 2 4-2=2 he gets two armies too advance
Specifics/Details:
  • xxxxxxx
How this will benefit the site and/or other comments:
  • xxxxxxx


Since there is clearly no benefit at all to the site, I move that this suggestion be trashed.
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Re: NO DICE

Postby TheForgivenOne on Sun Jul 25, 2010 2:48 pm

This has been suggested before. This would create a ton of stalemate games. Technically, No game on Circus Maximus that is 1v1 would ever end, unless someone deadbeated.
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Re: NO DICE

Postby jrh_cardinal on Sun Jul 25, 2010 11:14 pm

then the only way you would gain an advantage is the drop. There's no way to gain an advantage if both people play correctly beyond what you get on the drop
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Re: NO DICE

Postby Queen_Herpes on Mon Jul 26, 2010 12:11 am

jrh_cardinal wrote:then the only way you would gain an advantage is the drop. There's no way to gain an advantage if both people play correctly beyond what you get on the drop


Perhaps he is also suggesting that there should be no drop, then there will be no complaints about the drop.
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Re: NO DICE

Postby Army of GOD on Mon Jul 26, 2010 12:28 am

Queen_Herpes wrote:
jrh_cardinal wrote:then the only way you would gain an advantage is the drop. There's no way to gain an advantage if both people play correctly beyond what you get on the drop


Perhaps he is also suggesting that there should be no drop, then there will be no complaints about the drop.


But then they'd complain about human error.

How about: no dice, no drop game played by super-computers?
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Re: NO DICE

Postby Queen_Herpes on Mon Jul 26, 2010 12:39 am

Army of GOD wrote:
Queen_Herpes wrote:
jrh_cardinal wrote:then the only way you would gain an advantage is the drop. There's no way to gain an advantage if both people play correctly beyond what you get on the drop


Perhaps he is also suggesting that there should be no drop, then there will be no complaints about the drop.


But then they'd complain about human error.

How about: no dice, no drop game played by super-computers?


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Re: NO DICE

Postby Army of GOD on Mon Jul 26, 2010 12:43 am

Queen_Herpes wrote:
Army of GOD wrote:
Queen_Herpes wrote:
jrh_cardinal wrote:then the only way you would gain an advantage is the drop. There's no way to gain an advantage if both people play correctly beyond what you get on the drop


Perhaps he is also suggesting that there should be no drop, then there will be no complaints about the drop.


But then they'd complain about human error.

How about: no dice, no drop game played by super-computers?


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Re: NO DICE

Postby bedub1 on Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:17 am

If you play poorly you loose...if you play properly you win? the "randomness" of the dice no longer have an affect on the outcome of the game?
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Re: NO DICE

Postby jrh_cardinal on Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:42 am

bedub1 wrote:If you play poorly you loose...if you play properly you win? the "randomness" of the dice no longer have an affect on the outcome of the game?

and if both people play properly...the person with the first turn wins?

that's totally fairer than dice
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Re: NO DICE

Postby tonbomorphew on Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:12 pm

WHAT IS WRONG WITH IT!
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Re: NO DICE

Postby the.killing.44 on Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:14 pm

viewtopic.php?f=4&t=43095

Great suggestion, better fleshed-out by Fruitcake.
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Re: No dice games

Postby Queen_Herpes on Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:16 pm

I like it, seems like it would be a fun option. Well-written suggestion.
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Re: NO DICE

Postby TheForgivenOne on Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:19 pm

tonbomorphew wrote:WHAT IS WRONG WITH IT!


Try reading what we said.



Anyways, merging this with the other thread.
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Re: No dice games

Postby tonbomorphew on Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:23 pm

My Idea!
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Re: No dice games

Postby TheForgivenOne on Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:42 pm

Actually, not yours, Fruitcake came up with it about 2 years ago.
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Re: No dice games

Postby yeti_c on Mon Jul 26, 2010 2:02 pm

Really surprised as to why this hasn't been fasttracked.

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Re: No dice games

Postby Woodruff on Mon Jul 26, 2010 3:56 pm

tonbomorphew wrote:My Idea!
*hugs*


No.
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Re: No dice games

Postby Queen_Herpes on Wed Aug 04, 2010 11:48 pm

Woodruff wrote:
tonbomorphew wrote:My Idea!
*hugs*


No.


But you like the idea, right Woody?
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Re: No dice games

Postby Woodruff on Thu Aug 05, 2010 12:33 am

Queen_Herpes wrote:
Woodruff wrote:
tonbomorphew wrote:My Idea!
*hugs*


No.


But you like the idea, right Woody?


Honestly? I think it's a really dumb idea that hasn't been thought through well at all.

That said, I have always said that I believe that having more options is a good thing. But dumb.
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Re: No dice games

Postby the.killing.44 on Thu Aug 05, 2010 7:05 pm

Woodruff wrote:
Queen_Herpes wrote:
Woodruff wrote:
tonbomorphew wrote:My Idea!
*hugs*


No.


But you like the idea, right Woody?


Honestly? I think it's a really dumb idea that hasn't been thought through well at all.

lol

Please explain.
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Re: No dice games

Postby Army of GOD on Fri Aug 06, 2010 1:52 am

Instead of another randomizing factor, you're basing games on drop and who goes first.

No.
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Re: No dice games

Postby rdsrds2120 on Fri Aug 06, 2010 2:53 am

This is 60/40? Garsh. Well, let's say that this were an option games. Why would we want to change the assault buttons for only those games (because we would), and how many games do you think would eventually come down to something that looks like the near end of a nukes game where every territory instead became a random 'player' one instead of neutral? It just doesn't seem to have enough practical benefits for the game and site itself to be worth the work that would have to be done to implement this setting.
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Re: No dice games

Postby bib.ou on Sat Aug 14, 2010 9:46 am

hope no dice option will be implemented soon.
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