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The Dev Shack #04 – Share Clan Duties & Responsibilities

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Welcome back to the Dev Shack!

  • Hello rangers :) This time we tackle a core gameplay aspect of Dino Storm’s endgame head-on.
    If you have joined the ranks of a clan to improve your chances of winning the Sheriff’s office,
    you will find this very interesting! As always, we are very keen on your personal opinion;
    if this Dev Shack raises questions for you, please feel free to ask!

    We would be happy if you joined the discussion below. Thank you for commenting and for playing!




This is How We Are Going to Improve the Sharing of Clan Duties

The Current State: The Lonesome Cowboy and his Claim

  • Operating a Claim, Teleport Gate or Spawn Camp is no easy task: Once supplied, potential attackers are never far. Of course, clanmates can help with fending off attackers—but adding supplies? Retrieving fame items? These tasks can only be carried out by the operator. He/she is in charge and must be present at least for refilling in time before supplies run out, which makes operating a site a very time-consuming job.

    We feel that there is no need to limit the operation of Claims, Teleport Gates and Spawn Camps to just one ranger each. Even when a clan chooses to push a single ranger to reach a particular office at the townhall, we think it should be possible for all clan members to take an active part in adding supplies and retrieving fame items from sites.

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    Operating sites is limited to one ranger at a time; clanmates can only help with defending the site

In the Future: Teamwork, Naturally

  • Soon, ALL members of a clan will be able to supply Claims and Travel Gates, and ALL of the fame output will go to the clan inventory first. In order to keep track of which clan member donated how many supplies, we are adding statistics to the clan window. These will make it easier for clan leaders to distribute fame items from the clan inventory.

    Clan leaders can also grant other clan members the rights for distributing fame items, so that no one misses out on clan fame just because its leader is on vacation ;) How fame items get to be distributed among clan members is completely up to you—the new statistics are just there to provide the relevant information.

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    All clan members can participate in adding supplies and retrieving fame items from sites


Forum Discussion

  • We think that these changes will come as a relief to those who have spent countless hours next to
    their Claim, Teleport Gate or Spawn Camp in the past. Finally, all clan members can share all the responsibilities that come with operating sites and enjoy the benefits of teamwork.
    What is your opinion?

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abdullah.mason said:
I think this is the best idea ever!!!!!!!!! no one ever shares claims of spawns.
no it is'nt, you can always get the claim either from a friend of yours or attack an enemie. also it is natural for MMOs that strong players get all the advancement. why would you be goal-oriented to get a high lvl ranger if you have to share claim with your clan ?
the update we need instead is to give a reward for attacking claims that has been held so long so that intense battles happens more often. id like to see what @narokath think
 

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Ahhhh finally. I love it. Tho tbh I'd love to see even more options for clans implemented, especially with officer 'duties' (like a choice of allowing certain officers to be able to do everything as far as accepting, expelling, applying items etc while some officers only allowed to apply items or accept members). An information area where leaders can input information (like what map the clan is located in, the officers names of the clan, enemies or allies, etc) that is visible for anyone who might want to join the clan. ;-;
 

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Also for everyone saying that they don't agree with this, years ago you used to be able to supply claims even if you didn't own it (as long as you were in the same clan) - This was great for a number of reasons and I'm glad to see it return (now all we need back is outlaw hunters!)


Also, in addition to my previous post, something else to consider might be a way to look up users IN your clan but typing their name in. It's difficult to scour through 30-50 pages of clan members, looking for one particular member to either expel or grant clan items to. Would be a huge relief.
 

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I totally agree with this, seems quite fair for every clan and look like a more team-job responsability. It's a nice improvement for every clan, i hope to see more fair updates like this in the future of Dino Storm.

If you let me suggest something hmmm... for Town Elections i'd like them to be more responsable for example:
Current Offices states:

°Ranger (Lazy job)
°Governor (Lazy job)
°Sheriff (Lazy job) lol

In a future update all offices in Town such as Ranger, Governor, Sheriff, Deputy, etc should have a mini-job game.

An example; Sheriff (even retired ones)players should have a small job as the Outlaw Killers, if an outlaw player kill me or any other player, he/she or me can call DV Town for Help, and DV Town with all their money they will supply the Sheriff with tools, such as Teleports, Insta Spawn, etc. And also the Sheriff should be paid per duty with few Dino Dollars and GC for doing a favor to those players who requested for it's help.

Another Example for Governor hmmm, Governor should admin all security in DV, it looks complicated but it could be a nice job-office for all Governors (retired ones also)

The Ranger should have a small job also, just suggesting, those mini-job games would make elections as well offices fun to play for!

-Best Regards & Wishes.
 

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i not agree with this .. big clans with 3 claims will after a while have so much fame in inventory so no small clan with one claim have any chance to win sheriffs ...
 

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ESTA PERFECTO !!!! SERIA EXCELENTE QUE TODA ESA FAMA SE ALMACENE EN UN INVENTARIO SECUNDARIO YA QUE EL QUE ES USADO POR EL CLAN PUEDE TENER 2 PAGINAS Y SERIA PERJUDICIAL Y QUE EL QUE DISTRIBULLA ESA FAMA SEA ÚNICAMENTE EL LÍDER :) :D :D
 
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I believe it's very amazing! :D :D

It's will help to all clan members for help everyone to do fame... And sometimes they aren't On and we lost the fame that the building does for us. I hope this update coming soon 'cause it's a real relief for everyone. :D :D :D :D :D ;) :) :D

:mrgreen: :mrgreen:
 
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Also I'm agree with Pideaux... I will like the option to search someone on the clan window, Is very dificult search for all pages (30 pages) looking someone for kicked or give enhancers.

:D :D :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :D :D
 
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jonathan.martin"It's will help to all clan members for help everyone to do fame. :mrgreen: :mrgreen:[/quote said:
indeed that's why i don't like, you must deserve fame with hard working !
no need to be overhyped with updates then whine about them when you you find out the game became worse, just like the lvl 40 update.
this is the second dev shack i don't like, but i still like the idea of having outlaw hunters back
 

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So, if you own the claim, do you automatically get the fame or does that go into the clan fame inventory too?
If so, thats bad. That would be my only complaint about this update.
 

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Não seria mais simples abaixar o tempo da eleição? São 14 dias, 27 T-rex ao ano :geek: :geek: ... Exemplo Am-1 tem mais de 2000 mil jogadores :geek: :geek: , quanto menor for o tempo de Xerife, mais dinheiro vocês iram obter... :D :D :D
Outra coisa, porque mexer em uma coisa inútil em certo ponto :oops: :oops: :oops: , poderia colocar novos dino, armas, tecs :?: :?: :?: ... Isso faria do jogo mais famoso, e a quantidade de jogadores aumentaria... :sneaky: :sneaky: :sneaky:
 

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:geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek:
Why go back to what was taken? the game needs new things not live in the past! Because they can not put more '' TECs, implants, weapons, dinos '' if you were to live only Sheriff, the game will fail because the T-rex is not such a charm ...
The game lost many players, it was not for fame not guilty, but by the time of the election, Sheriff take 14 days long ... many have no patience to wait for so long .... 27 T-rex annually, that's just in my server ...
If this update were possible, there would be three places in sheriff's election? if you have neither update because iram lose more players rather than maintaining or increasing ....
 
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Like the idea of expansion control to the clans, as improvements for better aministração, have ideas to share, have been described on the ability of a leader to choose the functions of an official, for example, use only Boster, accepting people, or expel, it would facilitate the work of many leaders.
Also like the ability to search members, as the search for friends.
That of another member, power load a acampento, another member of mine, I do not know what to say, may be good for people with little time, but also very easy to '' play ''. Distribute fames collections, something strange can be good to help a specific person, evil can cause internal problems as the poor distribution by leaders. (Which has nothing to do with his work).
Still'm enjoying seeing finally plans to improve the game since a long time I see something new. (In addition to bugs, problems on servers, among other negative things.)

America 1 .

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In America_1 you need 1'000.000 fame :LOL: And in America_1 we have a alliance and exist a list for Sheriff and gobernor. We are 7 clans in the alliance and we need help to do fame when the enemigies (Clans with over 15 Rex)... In Americ_1 this update will help much, but I don't know in others servers :eek: :eek: :?: :sneaky:
 
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محمد.الصغير said:
jonathan.martin"It's will help to all clan members for help everyone to do fame. :mrgreen: :mrgreen:[/quote said:
indeed that's why i don't like, you must deserve fame with hard working !
no need to be overhyped with updates then whine about them when you you find out the game became worse, just like the lvl 40 update.
this is the second dev shack i don't like, but i still like the idea of having outlaw hunters back
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In America_1 you need 1'000.000 fame :LOL: And in America_1 we have a alliance and exist a list for Sheriff and gobernor. We are 7 clans in the alliance and we need help to do fame when the enemigies (Clans with over 15 Rex)... In Americ_1 this update will help much, but I don't know in others servers :eek: :eek: :?: :sneaky:
 

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All fame will go in to a 'clan inventory', from how I understand it. Then the leader will be able to distribute fame as they see fit to certain members. Looveeee it. Especially since I'll probably run around supplying most everything, and the people that need the fame can gain off my supplies kkkk.

(also LOL mooooneyyy) agreeddd
 
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