bug: getting around the vpr limit for econ clans (in General)


Kefeck [Demonic Serenity] December 21 2010 12:50 PM EST

If you have a placeholder character in you will still get the forge bonus on your main (normally I wouldn't care but this particular case might affect my own rewards).

http://www.carnageblender.com/clans/view.tcl?clan_id=3762

(notice titan and tootsie pop).

AdminTitan [The Sky Forge] December 21 2010 12:57 PM EST

I was just hoping we could all join one clan so forgers all get 15% bonus. Seems fair.

smallpau1 - Go Blues [Lower My Fees] December 21 2010 1:25 PM EST

I dont think either of their main characters get the forge bonus since they are not in the clan, but the main does contribute to the past 24 hours forging since it goes by account and not character.

Ive brought this up already, btw.

DoS [Battle Royale] December 21 2010 1:47 PM EST

I just switched to a lesser character and it seems as if I still get the bonus.

DoS [Battle Royale] December 21 2010 2:01 PM EST

This annoys me because they have been getting a constant 15% bonus for at least the past month or two. Titan, when were we going to be informed with your proposition?

smallpau1 - Go Blues [Lower My Fees] December 21 2010 3:07 PM EST

Would be nice if NS could look at this, as he never responded to my thread back in July!

Sickone December 21 2010 3:14 PM EST

And why exactly should an economic clan have any VPR limitations ?
For all I care, all forgers in the game could just as well join a single forging clan and happily sing kumbaya until the sun turns dark.

Demigod December 21 2010 3:19 PM EST

Sickone, if that were the case, then forgers should just get a 15% efficiency increase across the board. The intent was to add a hair of competition to forging. Though I'm not sure we have enough forgers for that to work.

smallpau1 - Go Blues [Lower My Fees] December 22 2010 2:27 AM EST

Ditto to DG!

smallpau1 - Go Blues [Lower My Fees] December 22 2010 3:01 AM EST

All we need is for the bonus to be only applied to the clan character. For the character in the clan, that is the only character contributing to the clans 24 hour forging.

Sickone December 22 2010 3:56 AM EST

As far as I can see it, the only actual "competition" is between being in a fighting clan and getting up to +20% fight rewards (5% just for fighting the clan target and 15% for being in the top clan), whereas the forgers get their bonus from just being in a non-fight clan, whichever that might be.
Whatever rankings each economic clan gets are basically just bragging rights, no ?
For all I care, you could just as well have non-fightclan characters get the forge bonus automatically instead.

AdminNightStrike December 23 2010 5:39 PM EST

small - what thread?

For the record, this is an exploit. Please stop.

AdminTitan [The Sky Forge] December 23 2010 8:13 PM EST

http://www.carnageblender.com/bboard/q-and-a-fetch-msg.tcl?msg_id=0034UJ

smallpau1 - Go Blues [Lower My Fees] December 30 2010 4:35 AM EST

Still have 2 members doing it.. =( Granted, they may not have room to get their main characters in Forgehood..

Admindudemus [jabberwocky] December 30 2010 9:19 AM EST

if you notice people taking advantage of this exploit, feel free to cm their names to an admin. ; )
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