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  1. Eàmanë

    Eàmanë formally Nevaeh

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    What's this point factor for, underneath the post amount? Is it a nonsense thing, or is it actually for something?
     
  2. Arwen

    Arwen Well-Known Member

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    go to the Store on the main forum page :D
     
  3. Eàmanë

    Eàmanë formally Nevaeh

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    Ooooh...sweet! Do we need money for it? (i'm too lazy to go there at this moment...:) )
     
  4. Gûd Daedheloth

    Gûd Daedheloth Foe of Morgoth's Realm

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    No, you just "spend" your points.
     
  5. Arwen

    Arwen Well-Known Member

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    nope...it buys stuff like custom user titles, change username, make your name glow, etc.
     
  6. Gavaha

    Gavaha Art House Member

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    I got a question on one of the things you can buy, the custom avatar, i would like to have one of Aragorn :) doing a tiny bit of swordfighting so that the avatar moves and you see him attack or block or something like that
     
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    You can use whatever avatar you want as long as it fits the proportions.
     
  8. Khamul

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    And one that is appropriate for all ages of course.
     
  9. Crusader

    Crusader Disturber of the Peace

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    yeah this makes things interesting, but so you have to pay points to change your username and/or avatar, that seems a bit unfair as before you could change them at will, i think.

    also the glowing sounds cool, but sounds a bit expensive.
     
  10. Asgath

    Asgath Heavy-metal dwarf

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    its to add fun to the board, encourages people to post more, give them something to work for...Admins of course can cheat and change thier's:p (I think)
     
  11. Khamul

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    Yea, we can. :) The point system is off right now as we do the renovations though.
     
  12. Gavaha

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    ahh, too bad, thats ok though, its worth waiting
     
  13. Khamul

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    They will be back when we finish customizing the main page. :)
     
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    Thanks for answering the question Khamul!
     
  15. Gûd Daedheloth

    Gûd Daedheloth Foe of Morgoth's Realm

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    So are we still earning points now, or has it just stopped?
     
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    Like Khamul said. They will come back once the customizations are done. You are still earning them though.
     
  17. Gûd Daedheloth

    Gûd Daedheloth Foe of Morgoth's Realm

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    Thanks, Jeff, that's what I was wondering.
     
  18. asap

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    Don't want to sound negative here, but in my very humble opinion the thing it encourages is excessive pointless posting.
     
  19. Arin

    Arin I bite back....

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    where is this points thing? I don't see it.
     
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    As I understood, they're customizing something right now and have taken the points thing down.