I wanted to pop in and address some of your concerns about our barbershop and its use of Cartel Coins and not credits. There are a couple of design implications that go into these decisions I wanted to highlight in the hopes that it makes our decision in this regard a bit clearer.
As we continue to release more information about our barbershop please continue to give us your feedback.
- We very consciously design these systems around the fact that subscribers get monthly Cartel Coin grants. Pricing, etc. has these monthly grants in mind to ensure that our subscribers have access to these systems.
- We want to set the expectation that cosmetic systems like these are where you are going to see us use the Cartel Market. It is our continued philosophy that we will not implement a form of pay to win so cosmetic systems and other non-game impacting features are our best opportunities to make additions to the Cartel Market.
Can we can any "specifics"? Is each customization (hair, eyes, bodytype..etc) it's own separate purchase? Is the purchase a 1 time only or is it a character/legacy unlock? I know it's early, but still any more details you are looking at would be appreciated.