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Update on Ilum Open World PvP issues

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Update on Ilum Open World PvP issues
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Niktok
01.18.2012 , 06:58 PM | #11
It's good to know that people can't fly into there now.

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Kirbyg
01.18.2012 , 06:58 PM | #12
what about the 600-1000 valor/ minute gained by those camping? oh well everyone is valor 60 now?

EDIT to the guy above: if you think no one gained insane valor, you didn't go out there.
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leckis
01.18.2012 , 06:58 PM | #13
Republic people doing this? Naaah, 100% imperial...

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Thayan
01.18.2012 , 06:58 PM | #14
Quote: Originally Posted by GabeAmatangelo View Post


We encourage players to avoid Ilum until our patch is deployed. As a temporary measure we will be disabling taxi services which would normally take players into the Open World PvP area. However, players will still be able to taxi out of the area.

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Encourage?

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Zansobar
01.18.2012 , 06:58 PM | #15
Quote: Originally Posted by ViperD View Post
So no rollback?

Horrible job by BioWare
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Vealage
01.18.2012 , 06:58 PM | #16
Thanks for the update at least.

Will avoid Ilum.
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mattjgibson
01.18.2012 , 06:59 PM | #17
This is the update and official response on the state of Ilum?

Wow.

Don't ignore the fact that massive faction imbalance makes it pointless for Republic to even consider going to Ilum. Or the fact that controlling bases means next to nothing when you're outnumbered 30:1.

Ilum is a massive fail. BioWare needs to get their head on straight and ADMIT THAT THEY FAILED.

These "fixes" are a band-aid on a broken leg.

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Darthneubauer
01.18.2012 , 06:59 PM | #18
yeah no thanks, I wont be re subbing come tomorrow, it will stay inactive
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junkfunk
01.18.2012 , 06:59 PM | #19
No rollback?

Awesome.
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Vasbinder
01.18.2012 , 06:59 PM | #20
What about the valor gains? You going to leave those in? Now all of these people who had the day off, exploiting the spawn camp since the servers went up, gaining multiple valor levels, if not tens of multiple will be rewarded for their efforts while the rest of us suffer.

I'm glad efforts are being made in a hurry but a rush job is what got us here in the first place. This is a fruitless change that did nothing but reward exploiters, just like the initial early access wave. A roll back was the only fix I could possibly see, be it valor only or even server.