Recent posts by Myxlplyx on Kongregate

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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Reporting Bugs & Issues

Same syncing problem. I hope it resolves before I lose my daily spin streak.

 
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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Daily Spin Testing

I’ve been keeping track. 9 of the past 10 days I’ve spun gold instead of anything else. The other day was a Faery’s Tear.

 
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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Reporting Bugs & Issues

“Waiting for Server” more often than not is getting really frustrating. If this doesn’t stop, you’re going to lose a loyal fan.
Edit: This problem just cost me $130k in sales, which is a big deal as my highest daily profit is only $109k. >:-(

 
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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Daily Spin Testing

Most of the items on my spin list are not gold, yet I usually get gold about 4/5ths of the time. So ya, that first column is almost definitely coded to be a higher chance.

 
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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Suggestion and ideas thread

Originally posted by littlelisa:

1. Sale! : Increases the number of customers showing up.
2. We buy your stuff. : More customers will sell things.
3. Be kind – give tips. : Customers will give a little extra gold on every sale.
4. Best equipment for the strongest. : Higher level customers appear more likely.
5. Fighters/Rogues/Spellcasters welcome. : Customers of the chosen class will appaer more likely.
6. Train your Skills. : Cutomers that still need to level appear more likely.
7. Item for sale! : Player can choose an item and customers will more likly ask for this item.

I think that that is a great idea. Even if the bonuses and effects are minimal, or start minimal and are upgraded, it would still be nice.

 
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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Break Chances are still CRAP!

Some days are nice and (almost) nothing breaks, and other days almost everything breaks. It’s usually on those bad days that we complain. I lost almost all my rares last Monday. Almost everything I sent broke, and usually the first time I sent it out. I’ve had other days, however, where I sent out some 90%s expecting them to break and almost none did. I think the break chances are fine as is, though it does suck when one has those breakage days.

 
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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Reporting Bugs & Issues

Several times now I’ve had to wait for over a week (in game) for a specific type of customer (archer, healer, etc) to enter my shop despite having great mood and not being on quests/klashes. Is there something else keeping them from visiting my shop? I’ve had customers who were in a bad mood visit my shop twice in the same game day, but great customers take 10+ days sometimes to visit once? This seems very odd to me.

 
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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Town recruitment thread

City: Unmuville (pop. 41k)
Free Slots: 9
Donation: C or above to join
Level and Shop appeal don’t matter, just be fairly active
(every couple days minimum?)
PvP: Yes
Resources: Tier 1-3, all about level 4/5
Customers: About half the buildings
PM me: Myxlplyx (Mayor)

 
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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Suggestion and ideas thread

I’m mayor of a city I moved to and I think the name is dumb. Could we perhaps have a city renaming option for mayors?

 
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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Useless shopkeeper

Yes, but he’s still less useful than having another worker take his place from time to time. Everything my worker can make is sitting at 20+ of each item and I have other items from other workers that are starting to hit 0. I’d like the option to trade out the main worker too. Even if it’s unlocked at a certain level, it’s still a help.

 
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Topic: Swords & Potions 2 / Town recruitment thread

I’ve got a city, Unmuville. 28k pop, but two very active players, both A or above Donation. Looking for at least a C to join. Tier 1 and 2 resources available and some tier 3. The others are very close. Any active players are welcome and encouraged to join. Message me for an invite, game name is the same as here. :)

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Formatting in Profiles

Awesome. Thanks for all the help guys (or gals?). It all works now.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Formatting in Profiles

The * works, but ^ is just sitting next to the letters.
As you can see: http://www.kongregate.com/accounts/Myxlplyx

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Formatting in Profiles

Maybe it’s a Kong+ thing?
http://www.kongregate.com/accounts/123aaa789
His profile has formatting, so it’s possible in some way.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Formatting in Profiles

And I know my example formatting is wrong, but if I did it correctly then it would actually format instead of kind of showing the formatting code.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Formatting in Profiles

I’ve read through several forum threads concerning formatting on this site and as far as I can tell you should use either the textile or HTML styles of formatting. I’ve been trying to superscript stuff in the about me section of my profile and both superscript (using ^) and superscript (using <sup /sup>) both seem not to work. Neither does the horizontal rule (hr) or any other formatting. I understand if it’s done differently than on the forums, but I’ve seen people with formatting in their profiles. If anyone could tell me how specifically to superscript and add a horizontal rule to my profile, that would be awesome.

 
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Topic: Wartune / [Promotion] Phantom Yeti

Yes. Mounts are way overpriced.

 
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Topic: Wartune / Suggestions #3

Any plans on a level 65 and level 75 PvP set of clothes from the arena?

 
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Topic: Wartune / New arena sets

I would love at least a 65 set, as I’m almost there.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Suggestions

Originally posted by Arus51:

I’d like to have it so instead of just attaching a picture to the report a missing achievement thing, that we have the option to add a video, because there are too many games that you can’t prove your victory on with one picture, sometimes there’s an easy badge of the day that I can’t get just because it doesn’t feel like updating what I’ve done…

Originally posted by Maik50:

@above that would be absolutely great and highly useful feature! I wonder why I didn’t got that earlier in the past to my mind. Sending double reports is confusing to admins and troublesome for users

When I send in missing badge reports in games that might need a video or where a picture just isn’t enough, I take a couple screenshots, then just put them together in MSPaint. Not as good as a video, but it’s several pictures in one report.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Suggestions

Originally posted by omgitsalex369:

I think it would be a good idea to give Kong Plus for free to people who are over a certain level or people who have been a member of the site for a certain amount of time. It would be a good way to show thanks to devoted fans.

Maybe not a free subscription, but to those of us who are level 65, maybe a free weeks trial. I suppose hackers would get this trial as well, but it’s only a week.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Suggestions

Originally posted by AAAAPPLE:

Has anyone suggested a ‘Delete all Messages/shouts button?’

Yes actually. Many a user has. I support this. Especially the currently undeletable messages.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Suggestions

Originally posted by Reelix:

Suggestion: Since this thread is 550 pages long, how about deleting it, and starting another one?

Suggestions from the start (Just over 5 years ago) have either been forgotten or implemented, and suggestions from the middle (Pages 100 → 400) will be ignored (Would anyone really read the middle of a 500 page thread?)

Well perhaps if someone very courageous and awesome were to look through and make a post categorizing all the feasible suggestions that haven’t been implemented, we wouldn’t get any more “I’m not looking through X number of pages, but…” or “Derp, I’m suggesting this thing that was on the last page”. I would certainly love to read through that list.
Probably not very likely to happen though.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Suggestions

Originally posted by Tigoda:

i have no idea if this has been discussed before, a quick 2 second man look showed nothing, but how about a random game button?

i would suggest that it only takes you to games that have over a certain number of plays and a certain rating, so maybe 500 plays and higher than a 2.5 in an effort to take you to decent games rather than wading through the quagmire of dress up games, mario clones and very poorly made squigly line fests that you see on the list of new games

the top bar boasts 53,177 games, in the current chat room i’m looking at there are 111 users playing 55 different games, other than badged games i doubt i ever get to see a game that’s not in the hot new games page or front page, a little more diversity and a revisit to old classics can never be a bad thing,

This is a good idea. They do have a random game button at the top of the home page, but sometimes, the game just plain stinks.
I was expecting the Badge of the Day to highlight older games as well, but almost all the BotD’s are from games that are less than 3 months old. Perhaps that is my suggestion: just because a game is older it doesn’t mean it still isn’t good. The BotD should reflect this sentiment.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Suggestions

Originally posted by X4MHD:

Kongregate Formatting Page doesn’t have the abbreviation code listed,
which it should as it is immensely useful.

For example: to be able to abbreviate long-named games such as YHTBTR,
while new gamers can hover the abbreviation to see what it stands for.

Its also a fine make-shift alternate for people who enjoy using spoilers: SPOILER.

This is infinitely awesome. +1