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CAMO and FLAGS should last until you lose your boat

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It would be great if the Camo and Flags lasted until you lost your boat.

Doesn't really make sense for you to lose something if you did not lose the match. 

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They are meant to be used once per match. It's why consumables also are reequiped after the battle.

 

You consumed one flag/camouflage paint for its bonuses for that particular match.

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I would think a change like that would just encourage more passive play.

It would reinforce "don't scratch my paint!" play style, as now there would be economic incentive to actively avoid dying/taking damage even at the cost of a win.

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This mindset was once present, your Service cost depending on how much damage you took. It led to a passive playstyle with the last ship(s) hiding somewhere being afraid of the Repair Bill. That's why this system got removed. Your idea would throw us right back there.

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4 minutes ago, SireneRacker said:

This mindset was once present, your Service cost depending on how much damage you took. It led to a passive playstyle with the last ship(s) hiding somewhere being afraid of the Repair Bill. That's why this system got removed. Your idea would throw us right back there.

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3 minutes ago, Ghostdog1355 said:

I thought your post about wanting to sail anywhere in the world was funnier.

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Though I agree that it makes sense to not lose anything you've not used or lost due to a ship sinking, I too also believe it would invite more players to be passive and run from losing their ship. If anything knowing you will lose everything you placed on your ship currently will only push you to fight harder to get the most reward out of the camo and flags.

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1 hour ago, Naviss said:

Though I agree that it makes sense to not lose anything you've not used or lost due to a ship sinking, I too also believe it would invite more players to be passive and run from losing their ship. If anything knowing you will lose everything you placed on your ship currently will only push you to fight harder to get the most reward out of the camo and flags.

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2 hours ago, barcef said:

.......until you lost your boat.

"Boat"? "BOAT"?!!
These are ships, matey.

Submarines are "boats".

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It would be also nice of premium time didn't subtract a time if you didn't play/login that day but thems the bricks.

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What if your idea, but instead of being that you don't die, it's that you don't LOSE.

What if camo paints and flags lasted until you lost a game? :cap_cool:

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3 minutes ago, AirshipCanon said:

What if your idea, but instead of being that you don't die, it's that you don't LOSE.

What if camo paints and flags lasted until you lost a game? :cap_cool:

I like it the way it is, I can change out flags and camo without penalty

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18 minutes ago, Destroyer_Suzukaze said:

I like it the way it is, I can change out flags and camo without penalty

If they weren't lost on winning, you'd still be able to do that thanks to inventory system.

You'd just not lose them were you to use them and win.

Unlike the TC's idea [which'd push more "gotta live" and bring back some problems no one wants], this would promote fighting to the very last for that win, and winning above all else.

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3 minutes ago, AirshipCanon said:

If they weren't lost on winning, you'd still be able to do that thanks to inventory system.

You'd just not lose them were you to use them and win.

Unlike the TC's idea [which'd push more "gotta live" and bring back some problems no one wants], this would promote fighting to the very last for that win, and winning above all else.

If I used them in a game and could demount them in port, that\s silly. One of the problems this game has is it rewards winning too much as it is.

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