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the long and boring wait...

Discussion in 'UHall' started by mmmbeer, Aug 13, 2008.

  1. mmmbeer

    mmmbeer Guest

    sure is boring having to wait weeks for next phase of event to continue. better planning coulda avoided this lame situation!!
  2. Kiminality

    Kiminality Guest

    Unless the plan was for a wait of weeks...

    In that case, everything's according to plan.
  3. Sarphus

    Sarphus Guest



    I'd rather wait for good content than have bad content pushed out before it's ready.
  4. Jahira-Tor

    Jahira-Tor Lore Master
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Jun 3, 2005
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    Bring back EM's and it shouldnt be an issue.
  5. BartofCats

    BartofCats Guest

    no... they are ahead of schedule on that plan.
  6. canary

    canary Guest

    Why not? That's the standard they've followed for years now...

    Even when it is 'ready' we see time and time again it isn't.
  7. Sarphus

    Sarphus Guest

    Just because stuff has always been released when it's totally broken doesn't mean it should be or I want it to be.

    I want the EA to break the mold and do it right.
  8. Silly Seadog

    Stratics Veteran It's My Birthday

    Jun 21, 2007
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    Arrrrr, that done tickled me funnybone! :D
  9. Galad

    Galad Journeyman
    Stratics Veteran

    May 12, 2008
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    Yes, very boring and very lame.
  10. galefan2004

    galefan2004 Guest

    What exactly do you expect? I just recently listened to a Blizcast episode (where they share information about WoW) and the developer said that a patch cycle normally takes about 8-10 weeks to complete. Thats with a Blizzard sized team of staff. Imagine getting a new part of this event every 8-10 weeks. I think the developers are doing a damn good job with what they have to work with, and we have no room to really complain just because we get a new patch every month or so.
  11. canary

    canary Guest

    Err... you _have_ seen the amount of content a UO release has against a WoW release, right? You can't even begin to compare the two...
  12. Harlequin

    Harlequin Babbling Loonie
    Stratics Veteran

    Jun 11, 2008
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    Actually, I'm glad to get a breather. So many x-shard chars to train up. eg a treasure hunter so that I can finally pick those paragon chests, do the lvl 6 maps and turn the chest, used map and mini arties in...miners/tailors to recycle the crappy stuff. 2 weeks is probably not enough for me to do this, but I'll see how far I can get.

    Also using the time to consolidate all the xmas stuff etc on my x-shard chars and decide which to turn in and which I should keep.

    2 weeks is too little I say!

    Besides, I am guessing that the Melissa event was set to last until the next stage, but too many people were complaining and they had to put a plug on that ahead of schedule.
  13. Esmeralda

    Esmeralda Sage
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    Nov 30, 2004
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