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  1. 1. Turn on PvP on certain days?

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Greetings,
my beautiful fellow cultists.

In A'therys there is a plethora of unique classes, each of which has access to incredibly sexy and unique abilities.

Being able to use said abilities on no more than chickens and mindless hostile mobs does not spark joy.

How about we revive PvP (and thus raids)?

Obviously not everyone likes PvP.
I suggest we could turn on PvP in towns on one weekday (such as Wednesday) and one Saturday (God intended Sunday to be a day of rest).

Your vote in the poll shall be anonymous.

 

Godspeed,
Alex - HelloImWeird - Karpie_

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Hi Alex. Forcing PvP on people who play the game to build, (who more than likely have no knowledge of PvP) wouldn't be fun for them. It's dangerous and used to be somewhat fun to have that risk as a builder, but currently there's so little PvPers, I think majority of targets will be the builders. 

There's the nether island, the wilderness and many other PvP enabled areas that people can PvP in. If I see more player base who enjoy PvP I'll think of something else to add that won't infringe on others' game. 

Encourage the no-pvp towns to just enable their pvp. Charge them for toggling etc. Outlaw the towns that don't pay up, etc. 

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22 hours ago, Daniel said:

Hi Alex. Forcing PvP on people who play the game to build, (who more than likely have no knowledge of PvP) wouldn't be fun for them. It's dangerous and used to be somewhat fun to have that risk as a builder, but currently there's so little PvPers, I think majority of targets will be the builders. 

There's the nether island, the wilderness and many other PvP enabled areas that people can PvP in. If I see more player base who enjoy PvP I'll think of something else to add that won't infringe on others' game. 

Encourage the no-pvp towns to just enable their pvp. Charge them for toggling etc. Outlaw the towns that don't pay up, etc. 

Attacking someone on the nether island is kinda douchy imo, but I do get your points.

Is there any possibility that an arena could be added? Perhaps reusing the old arena in Aloreh?
Not sure whether it'd be worth it seeing as finishing Horizons is of more importance but y'know.

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There're a few people new to the survival server -- almost all builders.

One of the new players (Luke) is building a "citadel" area intended to be a PvP "objective." The assumption being that if you're occupying it, you're inviting PvP.  There's nothing worth occupying just a series of positions to defend or attack.

It reminds of what a group I was part of in UO did back in the 90s (also in several other games).  We were known as Shadowclan. We set ourselves up in a fort and welcomed attackers, and sometimes we went on raids.  We RP'd orcs so we had constraints on our equipment and tactics, but generally, we had a ton of fun.  Hopefully, those attacking us did too.

There's more than one way to enable consensual PvP -- just a few ideas to consider.

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21 minutes ago, Rakgru said:

There're a few people new to the survival server -- almost all builders.

One of the new players (Luke) is building a "citadel" area intended to be a PvP "objective." The assumption being that if you're occupying it, you're inviting PvP.  There's nothing worth occupying just a series of positions to defend or attack.

It reminds of what a group I was part of in UO did back in the 90s (also in several other games).  We were known as Shadowclan. We set ourselves up in a fort and welcomed attackers, and sometimes we went on raids.  We RP'd orcs so we had constraints on our equipment and tactics, but generally, we had a ton of fun.  Hopefully, those attacking us did too.

There's more than one way to enable consensual PvP -- just a few ideas to consider.

They are talking specifically about /server live (Evo).

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Ya, I understand that. I thought that other options might be good info. 

I've been playing online games since the early 90s ... there's pvp concept? I've probably tried it.

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