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#1 Guffrus

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 08:51 AM

Ive posted before so I dont hold out any hope of you actually listening and doing the right thing but here goes anyway..


Stop dropping people to login when they lose thier internet connection, its totally unnecessary and increases the amount of idle mechs in matches.

Keep players in the damn match and let them fix their connection and carry on, its not rocket science.

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#2 KursedVixen

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 11:03 AM

And stop penalizing us for your game crashing.

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Posted 15 March 2019 - 03:23 PM

I'll SUPPORT this. I have been personally short-changed during many matches by Teammates losing their connection, resulting in unfair match losses that should never have happened. :mellow:

~D. V. "agrees that the internet should not be able to disrupt your MWO connection" Devnull

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Posted 15 March 2019 - 03:56 PM

I made the suggestion before of "If you're in a match" (since it should be able to tell, since you just logged back in,) skip the loading mechbay and advertisement that take so long to load and just give a dialog - "You are showing as being in (mech) in an active match. Would you like to reconnect?" (YES/no) so we can hop right back in.

Possibly with an indicator of if you're still alive. Which, if we can reconnect faster, we have a better chance of being. (Though somehow I managed to get a kill assist today while getting disconnected and killed...)

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Posted 15 March 2019 - 08:38 PM

View PostBlacksheep One, on 15 March 2019 - 03:56 PM, said:

I made the suggestion before of "If you're in a match" (since it should be able to tell, since you just logged back in,) skip the loading mechbay and advertisement that take so long to load and just give a dialog - "You are showing as being in (mech) in an active match. Would you like to reconnect?" (YES/no) so we can hop right back in.

Possibly with an indicator of if you're still alive. Which, if we can reconnect faster, we have a better chance of being. (Though somehow I managed to get a kill assist today while getting disconnected and killed...)
I'm willing to bet a light mech from the enemy team ran into you and was later killed. or maybe it was a legged mech with a cherry red leg that rammed into you and died.... I've been teamkilled by an ally backing into my Direwolf which had a cherry red center torso internals and no armor.

Edited by KursedVixen, 15 March 2019 - 08:39 PM.






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