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  1. Overread

    Overread Wolfing it up! Staff Member

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    Soo yes through the powers of Liv having free time and pestering on facebook and other places we are seeing loads of old friends returning to the site! But there's more than that, we've got plans and ideas to get TFF back into the limelight and active and become the great forum of fantasy that it always was!


    But that won't happen on its own and its going to take a little time. So as well as welcoming you all back I'd like to extend a hand and say come chat! Tell us what YOU want from the site. What can we do to help you enjoy and use the site more; what do you think will draw in new members to post; what do you want to see and engage with. What we can spend out time investing in to work toward a greater better site.


    This if your chance to say your bit! To not only give ideas but also get involved too. We'll need people with time and dedication to help run things; to help keep the cogs ticking over and likely also take on a mod or two as well to help bolster the team (as we've many mods who have not got the luxury of the free time they once had).
     
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  2. Alchemist

    Alchemist The Fighters Guide House Member

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    I want to be active on here again, so I am going to try. I do miss this place.
    An idea is to make the site more secure (not sure how you'd go about doing that, probably higher up stuff)
    When I went to log in, Firefox and Chrome warned me about entering my password.
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  3. Overread

    Overread Wolfing it up! Staff Member

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    That's a good point and is indeed something for the higher-ups to adjust.
     
  4. JIM

    JIM zombie Turncoat

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    i dunno really, i stayed, so still posting, but it's good to see some activity outside of Cascador and myself posting in spam :D
     
  5. Kelmourne

    Kelmourne The Savage Hippy

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    I for one would love to see more home-brewn settings/content for RPGs like D&D/Pathfinder/Starfinder/etc...

    I've got a cool setting idea that I'll probably make a thread for in the near future.
     
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  6. Midnattblod

    Midnattblod Royal Wolf of Shadow

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    Eh, I'm fine with how it is, any changes are whatever to me. Just happy there's some traffic here again.
     
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  7. Emelie

    Emelie Queen of darkness

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    I'll have to come back to this question. I kinda like the forum as it is already. I just got lost along the line that the forum got sold n real life caught up. But i will try to keep my ass here. Cause i really missed it!
     
  8. Tamago

    Tamago Lord-Commander of Anakin's Kingsguard

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    What I especially love about this site is 'how it looks'. The theme or whatever it is -I find it very welcoming, homey, I don't know, it makes me feel at ease. It'd be great if that didn't get changed. Lol. I also like the partition and how everything is labelled and categorised.

    I guess what would be lovely for user/member interaction is detailed/fun profile perks and the such. Maybe you could do something to revive the RPG section. Also the actual Fantasy discussions... perhaps some contents, adding more new titles, I dunno. My suggestions aren't even in place. I'll think about it. I'm also just glad that there's some traffic. :D
     
  9. olivia_the_lamb

    olivia_the_lamb Moderator Staff Member

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    I always thought it'd be fun to have a gold system with a shop where you can buy titles etc or other fun things. I had one set up on that forum I ran during the time where we were scared that TFF was going to poof out of existence.
     
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  10. Midnattblod

    Midnattblod Royal Wolf of Shadow

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    I recently went to see what the status of that forum was. Ghostly
     
  11. Pyrofyre

    Pyrofyre From the ashes, I rise

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    I'm going to tag this because I have ideas, I just can't formulate them into words right now.
     
  12. Lyria

    Lyria New Member

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    I just joined today but a few things have occurred to me already - I was told this is the best place to put my ideas :) Side note: I'm happy do to what I can to help and I'm intending to stay.

    There's so many different topics on the front page of the forum and I don't think they're all needed. We also need more current topics to draw people into the forum repeatedly - ones that are updated regularly such as a list of upcoming fantasy books. An old forum I used to frequent also benefited from an instant chat box, I'm not sure if that's possible here.

    I'm sure I'll come up with some more ideas
     
  13. olivia_the_lamb

    olivia_the_lamb Moderator Staff Member

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    We've tried the chatbox thing before, it didn't really work out here and took away from people posting. It's an idea though, and we could always look at trying stuff again.

    We have section for reading and one for writing, so if you're interested in posting upcoming fantasy books, go ahead and post there to get those sections up and going again ;)

    Awesome ideas, please keep them coming!
     
  14. Lyria

    Lyria New Member

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    I definitely wouldn't have time at the moment to hold up a thread like that by myself but I can properly do it once my placement ends - hopefully with help :) I'll make it at some point.

    Okay, how about stickied threads? That stay at the top no matter what such as post your novel and what it's about - it looks like you guys have had quite a few writers come through but their threads get lost. It would be a great way to find new authors and only look in one place.
     
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  15. disappointed idealist

    disappointed idealist Wayfarer of Wikis

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    I'm back. Well sorta since I never know when I'll go poof like some German fuzzy elf.
    Edit: This is azuren82 doing a Total Recall.
     
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  16. Oddrun

    Oddrun I speak languages.

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    I for one would like to see more and more of the old gang come back! :p Where's Tur and Firi btw? :eek:
     
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  17. Midnattblod

    Midnattblod Royal Wolf of Shadow

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    they've been hiding annoyingly long. Firi came back for a couple days and Tur has just been absent lol.
     
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    Midnattblod Royal Wolf of Shadow

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    Hey guys, I thought of a thing. What if we found a way to create a mobile app for this here wonderful community that would send notifications when someone posted in a thread you're watching. Would that work with keeping activity here?
     
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    Sparrow Well-Known Member

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    Good to be back!
     
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    Pyrofyre From the ashes, I rise

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    *shocked gasp*