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IP Loss for chronic Leavers

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Mojobechi

Senior Member

10-07-2010

Not sure if this has been suggested but I wonder if it would be a good solution. It needs to have some room for unintended leaves but I would love to see it for people who continuously do it.


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EmissaryShadow

Recruiter

10-07-2010

Sort of already happens

Quote:
Lima Beans:
We actually have one of the harshest "game leaving" penalties out there for online games. And we are looking into ways of making it even harsher right now.

for example right now you:
-Are not allowed to play any other game other than the one you are in.
-Lose all progress from that game compeltely (no ip or xp)
-loss of ranking.
-penalized ip/xp for your next 8 games.
-marked as a leaver after leaving too many games.
-permanently banned from LoLfor leaving too many games.

We appreciate the suggestions you guys have for discouraging leaving anymore, and we are reading them and considering them, and will be adding on to leaver-buster moreso in the future.


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Mojobechi

Senior Member

10-07-2010

Quote:
EncasedShadow:
Sort of already happens


Cool, that's good to know. Thanks for the information!


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YellowSummoner

Senior Member

10-07-2010

Quote:
EncasedShadow:
Sort of already happens


-penalized ip/xp for your next 8 games.

I didn't even know about this. That's pretty cool.


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Darksteel Reaver

Senior Member

10-07-2010

Despite all the penalty and all, Riot must take decision of punishing leaver carefully. Punishing players is a serious business...

There is an invisible line on how far this can go:

1 wrong step crossing that line could result massive LOL quitters => HON win.

It happens in lots of game. Same reason why WAR lost and WOW won.


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TeamSOFA

Member

10-07-2010

"-permanently banned from LoLfor leaving too many games."


How many is that? I've seen people with over 200 leaves.


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EmissaryShadow

Recruiter

10-07-2010

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TeamSOFA:
"-permanently banned from LoLfor leaving too many games."


How many is that? I've seen people with over 200 leaves.

There is no specific limit, and sometimes they miss people, I believe theres another big ban wave coming too, and they'll have faster responses after the support backlog is cleared


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NSA Datalord

Senior Member

10-07-2010

Quote:
Captain Thule:
Despite all the penalty and all, Riot must take decision of punishing leaver carefully. Punishing players is a serious business...

There is an invisible line on how far this can go:

1 wrong step crossing that line could result massive LOL quitters => HON win.

It happens in lots of game. Same reason why WAR lost and WOW won.

Are you kidding? WoW had more than ten million subscribers before WAR was released. That's got to be one of the worst analogies I have seen in my entire life.

..unless you're being sarcastic and saying that LoL is in the position of WoW and Riot can do whatever the hell it wants without any expectation of repercussions, 'cuz their game already has the inertia.


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