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  • Re: 5th anniversary

    Originally posted by Quaranj View Post
    It has been mentioned in Discord that there will be a week after the event to tech lab any remaining coins.
    I really hope so because I have a retrofitted apache in building progress and it won't be finished until after the event is over, so I cant build any crates until then. Otherwise I guess my crates are gone 🤔

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    • Re: 5th anniversary

      Originally posted by Xcali1985 View Post
      Actually you can I believe. You have to post in the sticky thoughts thread and I believe they have one on Facebook (to lazy to double check) both netting you 10AC each.
      Did both. Only get 1 so... 760/770 *facepalm*
      Why so cereal?!
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      • Re: 5th anniversary

        Originally posted by s0fr3shh View Post
        Did both. Only get 1 so... 760/770 *facepalm*
        That's what I figured they meant by
        5. You can only get the participation awards once.

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        • Re: 5th anniversary

          I rolled 2creats and what i get 2 Fang thats. BS

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          • Re: 5th anniversary

            Originally posted by s0fr3shh View Post
            Did both. Only get 1 so... 760/770 *facepalm*
            I have the same problem!
            After EVE win I quickly went to tech lab just to see I short 10 coins, 760/770.
            Created 2 crates and 2 scratchers. Haven't rolled the 2 crates yet too upset!!!
            I bet you 1 google British pounds both crates are going to be common!!!
            1 google =1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 ,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,0 00,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 ,000,000,000

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            • Re: 5th anniversary

              At this point it's not even about the crate roll in order to get the anniversary crate... I've participated in almost all of their events and have "earned" my rewards. If they really wanted to argue that giving everyone a free anniversary roll wouldn't change anything, fine. I'll participate in the event and earn my roll. But to get every single coin possible and be 10 coins short feels like I'm getting trolled more than anything.

              I may not be even a fraction of what Freeman or Alpha have spent on this game, but I've spent my fair share. This anniversary deal has not made me happy.
              Why so cereal?!
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              • Re: 5th anniversary

                Originally posted by s0fr3shh View Post
                At this point it's not even about the crate roll in order to get the anniversary crate... I've participated in almost all of their events and have "earned" my rewards. If they really wanted to argue that giving everyone a free anniversary roll wouldn't change anything, fine. I'll participate in the event and earn my roll. But to get every single coin possible and be 10 coins short feels like I'm getting trolled more than anything.

                I may not be even a fraction of what Freeman or Alpha have spent on this game, but I've spent my fair share. This anniversary deal has not made me happy.
                The amount of money spent shouldn’t matter. You spend what you can afford and contribute to the community.

                It’s even insulting to free players, not everyone has 6-7+ figure salaries. You spend what you can afford and if they don’t appreciate it, I do as I know that I have empire mates from both ends and everyone is a blast to play with.

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                • Re: 5th anniversary

                  This may have been answered already but I see some complaining about coming up 10 anniversary coins short of the 770 required for the crate roll and I'm seeing that the event ends tomorrow (1/20) at 00:00 PST. I myself am 20 coins short of the crate mark and am wondering if I have another chance at login tomorrow? Or does 00:00 PST mean I will miss out? Have a bad feeling about this...
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                  • Re: 5th anniversary

                    Originally posted by aprilwine View Post
                    this may have been answered already but i see some complaining about coming up 10 anniversary coins short of the 770 required for the crate roll and i'm seeing that the event ends tomorrow (1/20) at 00:00 pst. I myself am 20 coins short of the crate mark and am wondering if i have another chance at login tomorrow? Or does 00:00 pst mean i will miss out? Have a bad feeling about this...
                    u will miss out, only way is to roll at min a 30fp roll and then u can do the 50/50 epic roll. Good luck to all

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                    • Re: 5th anniversary

                      Originally posted by Xcali1985 View Post
                      It’s even insulting to free players, not everyone has 6-7+ figure salaries.
                      I couldn't agree more. With all that has happened lately in terms of reward mishaps this is insult on top of injury to many.

                      Whoever came up with this idea and thought it was the best way to show appreciation to the community is so out of touch here that I can hardly believe that someone approved this.

                      I'm here for the community and not much more now. The game is now an afterthought. As an empire leader, I have responsibilities to those who depend on me that keep me from just cutting my losses and uninstalling before disappointment eclipses into a rage that will undoubtedly cut me off of the main reason I am still here - the players.

                      It will take an epic change in attitudes from whoever dictates the game ledger to change this feeling that I have that there is a huge disconnect between the game and the person who threw a dart at a board and called it a wrap on this. (Seriously, it is like a virtual value of trillions is placed upon every tiny reward.) I am completely disappointed in the lack of thoughtfulness here. I mean even the community award here for posting isn't enough to yield a single scratcher on its own. I am disheartened to feel that the game has a lot cut out for it if it is to survive to its tenth anniversary.

                      Do better. Things like this are just going to make the game bleed more players than it already does.

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                      • Re: 5th anniversary

                        Originally posted by Quaranj View Post
                        I couldn't agree more. With all that has happened lately in terms of reward mishaps this is insult on top of injury to many.

                        Whoever came up with this idea and thought it was the best way to show appreciation to the community is so out of touch here that I can hardly believe that someone approved this.

                        I'm here for the community and not much more now. The game is now an afterthought. As an empire leader, I have responsibilities to those who depend on me that keep me from just cutting my losses and uninstalling before disappointment eclipses into a rage that will undoubtedly cut me off of the main reason I am still here - the players.

                        It will take an epic change in attitudes from whoever dictates the game ledger to change this feeling that I have that there is a huge disconnect between the game and the person who threw a dart at a board and called it a wrap on this. (Seriously, it is like a virtual value of trillions is placed upon every tiny reward.) I am completely disappointed in the lack of thoughtfulness here. I mean even the community award here for posting isn't enough to yield a single scratcher on its own. I am disheartened to feel that the game has a lot cut out for it if it is to survive to its tenth anniversary.

                        Do better. Things like this are just going to make the game bleed more players than it already does.

                        I completely agree with the Quaranj and Xcali1985. The management seems a little out of touch with the players. There are still a lot of players who logged in the last five days, won an EvE every day and collected 50 coins every day - 750 points - close but not good enough. We are going to dangle the carrot of the crate over your head - you are close just a little bit more for the special crate. The regular crates are nice but please show a little appreciation to the players who play this game day in and day out.

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                        • Re: 5th anniversary

                          If they give us one more day to obtain this almighty anniversary crate I think it would soften the blow. In all honesty I just want to see if even with a 50% chance at a epic I'd roll a rare.
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                          • Re: 5th anniversary

                            Originally posted by Aprilwine View Post
                            If they give us one more day to obtain this almighty anniversary crate I think it would soften the blow. In all honesty I just want to see if even with a 50% chance at a epic I'd roll a rare.
                            That ship has sailed, I'm afraid. They would have had to have done this at onset as now there would be complaints from those who felt hustled out of FP to make the difference up.

                            They'd have to double-down and stack FP on top to cover any losses on those players and for some reason or another I just don't see it happening.

                            I don't know why they didn't just drop us a ridiculous amount of FP and let most of us do things we can't normally do.

                            Now excuse me while I go off and collect my $25k scratcher awards and rethink my life a little more.

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                            • Re: 5th anniversary

                              Just stop spending on the game, vote with your wallet and show them that you do actually care about how they treat the community.

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                              • Re: 5th anniversary

                                Originally posted by Aprilwine View Post
                                If they give us one more day to obtain this almighty anniversary crate I think it would soften the blow. In all honesty I just want to see if even with a 50% chance at a epic I'd roll a rare.
                                They could have made the thoughts reward 20 AC and that would have worked. In addition they could have put up a micro survey in the game and once players hit submit awarded them with 20AC to complete the process.

                                Plenty of ways to get to the CORRECT path. They picked the one that had $$$s at the end to show “appreciation.”

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