Started by Hyper Anthony, June 03, 2013, 12:40:39 am
Quote from: Goober King on June 04, 2013, 11:50:40 amYea, this gets a resounding "meh" from me. Alls it'll do is create another temporary spike on Ferruccio's little chart before everyone says "derp it's still the same ol' AW" and go back to fighting off kamikaze shrubs or whatever the kids are doing these days.The thing about F2P is you don't do it to bring in more people, you do it to bring in more money from the people you already have. It's not as if there are people saying to themselves "Man, I'd really love to play this game, but I just can't afford the $8/month!" If you're product is awesome enough, people will find a way to pay for it. And if you're product is awesome enough, a community will organically form around it and find ways to sustain itself. You shouldn't have to bribe a community with freebies to get them to stick around. If AWI thinks this will save their product, and if the community thinks this'll save themselves, then they're both in for another round of disappointments.
Quote from: Dr. Tax, Ph.D on June 04, 2013, 07:56:12 pmBut it still means we, as a city, can login every once and a while (like we do with Minecraft) and screw around in the city again instead of being completely locked out.
Quote from: Hyper Anthony on June 05, 2013, 12:58:53 amThis will probably be the extent of my activity, unless I get some building bug in me. I really do miss tinkering around with SWI, even if nobody ever plays the content I put out. :p
Quote from: Earendil on June 16, 2013, 07:24:01 pmoniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii go to back in awin sw city for big party
Quote from: Dr. Cee Jay PhD on June 05, 2013, 11:18:17 pmI suppose I can always drop in and build some more rail from time to time
Quote from: Earendil on June 17, 2013, 08:03:16 pmor upgrade some old build
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