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Topic: Kongregate / Retired Badges Compendium

Mu complex

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Topic: Kongregate / Upcoming Badges! [Suggest new badges here]

I’m still wondering why Caravaneer 2 never got badges.

As for Home, well, there’s no gameplay in it at all. It’s pure interactive fiction. Not very good for badges.

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Topic: General Gaming / Tips for Wings of Genesis

Originally posted by AnemoneMeer:

The SINGLE MOST EFFECTIVE build possible is Nera with Beezelbub (5 darks on the blue starter), Deep blue, Grim Reaper, and pure agility/strength stack.

The reason this overtakes Sisily with Tiamat is that Sisily is mana dependant. She WILL have more than enough mana to win ANY fight, but assuming an infinite fight against an immortal version of Zodiac Master, Nera will tie with it, and Sisi will eventually die.

Nera’s ranged has a natural stunchance, which deep blue WILL increase, Grim Reaper adds infinite poison, and poison immune to it, and Beezelbub adds bonus agility, generating a faster firing rate, and the fastest movespeed.

Nera also gets her trusty cqc group-killer, and its massive damage.

This strategy doesn’t seem to work on nightmare difficulty. Nera starts getting one shotted by enemies in the later levels.

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Topic: Dream World / Fairy Dusts

Originally posted by halo0000:
Originally posted by iSoria:
Originally posted by kingk:

The point of “mystery” boxes is that there are some unknown elements and not all rewards are of same usefulness for everyone. While you may feel you “deserve” better rewards than 48 daily MBs that sometimes give you fairy dusts (that you can just throw away as needed), there is nothing we can do other than wishing you better luck on you next batch of free MBs. Alternatively, you can actually buy more MBs if you feel the free ones are insufficient.

Happy Holidays!

How about replacing alien gear with crystal, xyphite, orc…etc gear for higher levels? Like completely take out alien gear once you hit level 80+ and replace it with items more suitable to the level and worth more coins.

That already happens.

From my experience, this actually doesn’t happen. I’m level 85 and I still get alien gear from the mboxes sometimes. (At this point alien gear sells for just slightly more than if I got a coin boost straight up from the mboxes.)

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Topic: Kongregate Multiplayer Games / [WarMetal Tyrant] in 5 years


Oh, so close, but they didn’t even make it half the way.

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Topic: Dream World / Oldtimers-How much coin ya got?

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515,771,294,794 coins in vault. I spent many billions (maybe trillions on mists and dusts by now). I still remember all the fuss when FLY took out RNG. I’m only autoing now, and even with that, I log on about twice a month. lvl 84 at the moment. I’m pretty sure this game will shut down before I level up again.

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / Ways to leave a clan

Not quite, it’s possible to leave the clan without the scroll if you reset. So…


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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / MIDORI KEN recruitement thread

Now the only clan that doesn’t have a thread at all is Ki. You should start one Silver.

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / AKA RYU ROLE CALL

Catface is blue now toshi

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / Full clans?

What’s going on here? Either remove the cap on members or let us kick people out or inactivity will kill this clan (and every clan except hono) as people quit the game.

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / AKA RYU ROLE CALL

Well, I’m in Aka Ryu…

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / The clan to join is Aka Ryu Red clan. Armor Games is joining blue and hunting us.

Wait wait wait… So now it’s wrong to promote a certain clan over others? This happens in literally every game that has a “clan” feature. In fact, competition to promote clans here are relatively tame here compared to that in other games. Hell, even DoTD guilds spend more time recruiting people than the clans do here.

I really don’t understand what exactly Fate did to offend you here. All he did was to put out several points to encourage new players to join ryu. Isn’t that exactly what you did in this post?

Originally posted by runeman64:

HMM?,whats wrong with aoi hoiru clan?,they seem cooperative compared to the red clan,thats why its much better to join them,peopel in the blue clan are wierdly very jolly

And from the looks of it, Armorgames is promoting the blue clan the same way. So, if Fate promotes red clan here, he is “wrong” and “immature?” Now, how does this make any sense?

Promoting groups happens in every game. It’s just that way, and there’s nothing wrong with it.

This person understands.

Originally posted by knightwolf95:

Gah just join the color of the clan you like and have fun.Leave the war to the fools.Enjoy it you guys,it’s just a game.Tho a friendly war would be fun _.

No matter how hard Fate and others promote red, the choice is always in the hands of the player who is choosing to join. Fate isn’t hacking or threatening those who don’t join red, and as long as he isn’t doing that, there is nothing wrong.

Now, about the war. Even if a player joins red, that player is under absolutely no obligation to participate in the war. So, promoting this clan isn’t equivalent forcing players to “join in a un-official and un-mentioned game war between the sites” Also, about dominance. Dominance is fun, as long as it doesn’t become so overwhelming that it kills everyone elsen’s fun. And I doubt red has such a capacity. In other games, it’s always breaking news (and a cause for celebration) when a dominant faction or guild gets kicked out of their spot. So, dominance isn’t always a bad thing. And plus, it’s somewhat fun to dominate (again, not too much though). So, I ask you again, what exactly did Fate do to offend you? I don’t see anything he said that would provoke such an inflammatory response.

@Saskia Congrats on taking the castle at 15,61! Now, Vainglory is actually right when he says there’s usually a competition between AG and Kong in pretty much every game that has cross platforms on these sites. It’s due to a rivalry between the sites that goes back as long as I can remember. This means that there will be intense battles between blue and red in the future (though no official war) and that truces may be somewhat harder to enforce. As long as it doesn’t turn into a game of annihilating the other clan and remains a friendly (though fierce) competition. I won’t have too much of a problem. Like iostiogic said: “It’s fun to have something to fight for” and intense fights are fun to watch.
Lastly, I was probably the one responsible for your 2 troop victory :) I pulled an attack on the castle in the last 20 seconds. It was fun, even if I fell short.
I look forward to playing with your clan in the future. Best of luck to Aoi!

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / Not able to spend move points in War Room

I am not using multiple characters. However, I did hard reset my character a couple of times.

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / Not able to spend move points in War Room

When I try to move to the HQ at 14,57. I get kicked out with a message that says “You are not allowed to enter this war room territory.” What is this supposed to mean?

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / State of the Clan War

That’s just how these games are. Players are competitive and groups of players will seek to dominate because it’s competitive. Moreover, players have fun and get a certain satisfaction when they play (as long as they’re not too far ahead).

You see this all the time with factions and guilds in other games (Ex. Fairytails in Wartoon, Better World and Black Ops in Tyrant, the seven elite guilds in Dream World).

So, would anyone really need a motive for war? Not really. But players still wage war in game because it’s fun and competitive, and that’s precisely what games are supposes to do.

The only difference between other MMOs and this one in terms of dominating groups/factions is that this game has 4 giant conglomerate factions, so players from a site would all join up to compete with players from other sites in the absence of a fragmented faction system present in most other MMOs.

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / State of the Clan War

In order to dominate, we’ll need more players. If this game could get as large a base as Tyrant or BYM back in their days, we’d have no problem crushing the competition.

But the forums here are barely alive from what I see.

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / Kong Players: Basics and World Battle

Ah, that explains it. (Only level 3 light stance right now)

So I guess light stance isn’t as useful as balanced or heavy in PVE

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Topic: Straw Hat Samurai: Duels / Kong Players: Basics and World Battle

How do I exactly get enough attack to run light stance effectively. I maxed attack and have a dragon blade but still hit only 2-3 on bandits my level.

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Topic: AdVenture Capitalist: Developer / ** Bug reports **

Import is not working at all for me, tested and confirmed on both main site and kong.

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Topic: AdVenture Capitalist: General / Cash Calculation Differeces Between Main Site and Kongregate

I recently imported my file from the main site to kong. After that, my earnings seemed to slow down a lot on kong (the file that I imported). To check this, I ran a test. I closed both tabs and reopened them at pretty much the same time (maybe 20 seconds apart).
The main site version earned 56 quattorsexgintillion
The kong version only earned 1.2 tresexgintillion

Another thing that I noticed was that when importing on the main site, the stats screen exited out automatically, this was not the case when importing on the kong version.

I suspect that either cash calculations are getting messed up or that files are getting corrupted on importation to kong.

And since the moon update hasn’t launched on the main site, I can’t be sure if the new update is causing this or not.

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Topic: AdVenture Capitalist: General / Bug Reports

Same here

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Topic: General Gaming / [Official] The Enchanted Cave 2 Guide

Originally posted by FlyingCat:

Just to add a bit more onto my last post, the legendary potion you get from the side quest in the tavern heals 800 hp, and gives 25 HP regen for five battles.

Not sure if it confirms it or not, but yeah, my enchants got slightly better after I invested in potion efficiency.

I can confirm that.

Now for the shady merchant.
Appears after the second run, with an obsidian shield
After third run with emerald boots
After fourth run with wolf gloves
After fifth run with eagle’s talon
After six run with pixie pants
After seventh run with regeneration ring
After eighth run, he has nothing and says that the cave is getting too dangerous
He disappears after the next run.

Also MSGSteve, the Katana is an artifact.

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Topic: General Gaming / [Official] The Enchanted Cave 2 Guide

What’s the difference between bleed and decimate?

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Topic: AdVenture Capitalist: General / Everything upgraded to max, no/slow progress

Nov 15, 2014 6:41am

Hey Capitalists!

One last update before the weekend. We’ve rolled out the other half of the latest upgrades and achievements. This should help everyone with Surge hangover!

Please note: the latest upgrades won’t quite reach the very end of the achievements, so expect another update soon. We weren’t completely pleased with the balancing of the end-end stuff, so we’re going to tweak it a bit more.

We also did some more bug fixes, and improvements, but it’s mostly back-end stuff. Let us know if you encounter any issues or bugs.

Have a great weekend, and thanks for your continued interest in Capitalism!

Now, it looks like they got sidetracked fixing the Unity crashing bug. Just be patient.

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Topic: AdVenture Capitalist: General / Crashing

Whenever I click the picture at the top left corner, my laptop (Windows 7) starts going haywire. the mouse disappears, the entire screen goes dark, (except for menu at the bottom) and my system crashes.
I know that this doesn’t happen on every computer because I tried this on another computer and nothing went wrong. However, it seems to be a problem on mine.

Is anyone else having this issue?