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bossfighter7

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These are some ideas that in my opinion woud make a nice addition into the game.

 

Active gear-

Throwing knifes/axes

 

Base traps-

Tripwires

Bear traps

Nail board

Saw trap (a saw on a track cutting everything in its way)

 

Base defences-

Mega barricade (1 small barricade+1big barricade)

 

New books-

Raid speed up book

 


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Lana Woo

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OK, here's my feedback :)

 

1) Throwing axes/knives

 

I really don't see the advantage of these over just using a regular melee weapon. Active gear must be used with intervention of the player, so I don't see why should we order a survivor to throw knives when he already can have a main weapon that attacks automatically as many times as necessary. In fact, it has been suggested before.

 

2) Traps

 

I kind of like them (especially the tripwire), but they might not be implemented because we already have a decent number of traps (if we put too many traps in every compound, raiding would be impossible). Perhaps they could work as "temporary" traps (that is, traps that only last a certain time and/or have a cooldown), but not as regular, permanent traps in my opinion.

 

3) Mega barricade

 

I don't understand the idea. Do you want a barricade that measures the same as a large barricade plus a small barricade? Because you can already put them side-to-side for the same effect. Do you want a barricade that lasts longer? Then it would be easier to just add more upgrade levels to a barricade instead of creating a new type.

 

4) Raid speed-up book

 

I could think that there's a reason why the UCS and the DMU don't work on raids, so I don't think this will be implemented.


Edited by Lana Woo, 24 April 2017 - 01:55 AM.

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bossfighter7

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more ideas:

Buildings:

An Auction building- where you can buy weapons by bidding on items you want by using fuel.

 

Active gear:

flashbangs- same thing as smoke nades but just your survivors can see still see but the defenders are blinded for 2-10 seconds depending on how close they were.

Molatovs- a bomb that deals fire damage which would deal damage over time.

 

Traps: (yes I love traps)

Bear trap- a trap that would trap your survivor and would deal a automatic leg injury

dart wall: a trap with a wall which would pin survivors to a wall by the survivor getting shot with a dart causing them to be trapped

 

Tactic books:

Lucky chance- would give a boost to finding unis

for class of idea above: good=1% boost lasting 30 minutes

superior=2% boost lasting 1 hour

elite=5% boost lasting 4 hours

 

upgrade tokens:

a premium upgrade token- so you can upgrade premium weapons for no fuel cost just like the other upgrade tokens.

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Edited by bossfighter7, 14 May 2017 - 04:14 PM.

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Lana Woo

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The premium token and the Tactics book with chance to find quality books are nice, and I think they could be implemented. Personally, I'd love to be able to upgrade several of mine :)

 

However, Auction Houses and Molotov Coctails were rejected several times by the developers (you can read the original answers here and here.

 

 

As for Flashbangs, I'd love them as active gear vs infected. In fact, they have been suggested a lot of times before, but they haven't fount its way into the game yet. Perhaps they have some balancing issues, but it's definitely a maybe from me.


Edited by Lana Woo, 14 May 2017 - 04:57 PM.

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bossfighter7

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heres another idea

 

new before inventory max- instead of it being 500 have it 650 It would benefit the people who can't buy inventory space and have their inventory filling up fast


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bossfighter7

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just a small unique idea:

 

A little icon or a small picture of the alliance flag representing the leader of an alliance.


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bossfighter7

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What do you mean by that? Explain 

basically the alliance leader of any alliance has the a small alliance banner image next to their name for example if I am a alliance leader It would be (

alliance banner) bossfighter7


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#8
Lana Woo

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I think it would make more sense that your rank (not only leaders, but all ranks) would appear in the alliance flag that appears when you click in the alliance name in chat. Like this:

 

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The idea is not to put too many indicators in your name, much less pictures or symbols.


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bossfighter7

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here's a little idea that would benefit the raiders here:

 

Bounty point raids: Basically is it when a member of any alliance has a bounty they're worth double then normal since they have a bounty. When the bounty either gets claimed or they survive it there points go back to what they were before the bounty was placed on their head. For Example. I am worth 100 War Points and I get a 10 fuel bounty I become worth 200 War points.


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SLE23

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I have an idea.

Lightsabers and blasters.

'Nuff said.


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Lana Woo

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Do you mean like this or this?

Edited by Lana Woo, 24 August 2017 - 11:19 PM.

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SLE23

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Pretty cool. Con should make that a permanent part of the game.  But do they have Blasters?


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#13
Lana Woo

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No, there are no blasters yet. The closest thing I could think of would be the EXO-500 revolver.


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bossfighter7

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Its been a while since I thought of some ideas but here are some.
areas: gas station- name says it all its a gas station loot would be fuel(5 fuel max) food and water. Library: higher chance for books. School: main loot is junk.

Tokens: since the new expansion update happened recently lvl 6 tokens which are lvl 55-60.

Clothing : teddy bear suit basically a teddy bear suit like the z-mas item zanta suit cause who doesn't want to be a murderous teddy bear. Teddy bear mask: a mask that is a teddy bear head.

enjoy some of my ideas.
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#15
Lana Woo

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Sorry, but lvl 5 tokens (for upgrading items level 56-60) are already in the game, and Gas Station, Library and School have been proposed several times already. Here's a thread from 2013:

 

http://forum.conarti...able-buildings/

 

They might be implemented in the future, just like it happened to Docks and Military Bases, but it doesn't really make sense to propose them again.


Edited by Lana Woo, 12 September 2017 - 05:57 PM.

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#16
SLE23

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Now all they need to do is take that gun and make it shoot LASERS!


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Troublemaker

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Now all they need to do is take that gun and make it shoot LASERS!

The game exploits some real-world physics. Modern lasers are powerful enough, but laser hand weapons will require lots of batteries and capacitors. So, all laser weapons MUST slow down survivor for at least 10% because of battery weight. Also they MUST have low fire rate because of nature of the laser beam generation. But they also MAY have very high per-shoot damage, usually enough to kill HERC riot zed within 1-2 shoots. And they must have long enough aiming time.

 

Decoy grenades, unstoppably attracting zeds for some period of time will be much better.


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#18
bossfighter7

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Heres a neat but pointless idea

Lvl 1 uniques: why not
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Aubrey Dickson

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Its been a while since I thought of some ideas but here are some.
areas: gas station- name says it all its a gas station loot would be fuel(5 fuel max) food and water. Library: higher chance for books. School: main loot is junk.

Tokens: since the new expansion update happened recently lvl 6 tokens which are lvl 55-60.

Clothing : teddy bear suit basically a teddy bear suit like the z-mas item zanta suit cause who doesn't want to be a murderous teddy bear. Teddy bear mask: a mask that is a teddy bear head.

enjoy some of my ideas.

con has already said no schools due to the Sandy Hook Shooting 


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#20
bossfighter7

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It's been a while since I got some new ideas but here they are.

Wave survival: simply you have 3 survivors and 3 only for this and you just need to survive waves of infected for as long as you can with the occasional elite. There are some fun *traps * that appear every so often that are there to hurt you or help you with the zeds.

Premium tokens: yes I know I have suggested this idea already but it is a good idea.

That's all I got for now, but please add on to these ideas. And feedback always helps .
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