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HailONTOS #1 Posted 10 February 2019 - 08:03 PM

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Hey, what if those players dieing in game automatically take over a live BOT.  

 

Good

More game time for players

End game - BOTS will now cap, and respond to chat suggestions (sometimes ;-))

Reduces the BOT/Automated feel of the game

New Players get "second chance" in game

 

BAD

Stat Padders will have to work a little harder at lower tiers

occasionally, player may YOLO hoping to get a better tank (Bot Tank) but thats pretty noob

 

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Ezz #2 Posted 10 February 2019 - 10:02 PM

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A bot take over in the upper tiers would be good. 

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Aoyama_Blue_Mountain #3 Posted 10 February 2019 - 10:22 PM

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Nah. Usually when I die, it is at the start and usually because my team is crap and doomed to fail anyway, so why would I spend more time with them.


Napalmer #4 Posted 10 February 2019 - 10:32 PM

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All this encourages is dying early and getting a second chance.

 

It's a no from me.


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PleaseDontPushMyTOG #5 Posted 15 February 2019 - 03:52 PM

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Don't even get me started about the bots....

 

Seriously the Russians are losing players because of their incompetence so their idea is as bots to the game?

 

If you are so drunk and useless just sell the game. Pass it on to someone who knows how to run a game. Maybe stick to designing nuclear bunkers?

 


Edited by PleaseDontPushMyTOG, 15 February 2019 - 03:57 PM.

 
 

 

 

EdArmour #6 Posted 15 February 2019 - 05:50 PM

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I think its a good idea.  How many times at the end of the game your team has just a few bots left and the enemy has maybe one 'red' player and you know with a sinking feeling you will lose...

Aoyama_Blue_Mountain #7 Posted 15 February 2019 - 05:57 PM

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I have a better idea

 

Why not let bots take over players if the game detects the player is AFK



jerrek1 #8 Posted 23 March 2019 - 05:17 PM

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Well a saw a tier 4 bot tonight get the max damage of both teams and it was on the losing team. 16 shots 13 direct hits with 6 pens (m8a1 75 mm derp gun I think). >1000 damage. It even seemed to intelligently use rock and bush cover at the end to boot. 

 

Who should replace who. Terminator is coming.

 



HoPeY_ #9 Posted 23 March 2019 - 08:30 PM

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AU has secondary bots in the morning now, got a Pools medal thanks to them :)

Edited by _Brains_, 24 March 2019 - 10:29 AM.


WorldGreatest_Corrupters #10 Posted 23 March 2019 - 10:22 PM

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View Post_Brains_, on 23 March 2019 - 12:30 PM, said:

AU has secondary bots in the morning now, got a Polls thanks to them :)

 

Indeed, the :______" names you will notice, but the secondary names are  the names like bryant_invader, or gibberish names. Usually doing the same thing or running into buildings. Himmelsdorf they even ram you, on your own team.

HoPeY_ #11 Posted 23 March 2019 - 10:36 PM

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Yep.

 



jerrek1 #12 Posted 28 March 2019 - 05:16 PM

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I think I noticed that more types of tanks are being used (not just type 95 and a couple of others). I suppose these means that some effort is being made to programme them better which of course would be good. They are funny in a way normally being totally inadequate but then sometimes playing like a pro. Its humorous in a way when you get overwhelmed despite being backed up and then when you look around you see the back up was all bots. Note to self make your you take a look at your back-up and ensure it is human control. 

mr_rotary #13 Posted 04 May 2019 - 08:24 AM

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Love the bots, feel like a unicorn playing against them and makes gameplay so much better. Wish bots where in all tiers!!

Dyn_marw #14 Posted 09 May 2019 - 10:54 PM

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View PostNapalmer, on 10 February 2019 - 02:32 PM, said:

All this encourages is dying early and getting a second chance.

 

It's a no from me.

 

I dont mind Bots but have to agree with Napalmer.

camoclaw #15 Posted 18 September 2019 - 04:06 AM

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bots aahhhhh, to me one in ten plays unicom, the others like chimps,  thinks its a good idea, they are probably same or simular tank, like if you have a med you take over a med etc, maybe take your crew aswell , why not.,wait in que or,carry on in same game,i know what i would choose,if there is bots then there could only be 5 people per side,  it would make game and game play better, alot wont play with bots could incourage them to play lower tiers,the game is better playing against people,being able to try it  would be best idea




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