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Reasons for increased playerbase?

why   194 votes

  1. 1. when

    • Dark knight release
      104
    • Youtuber sheeple came crawling back
      30
    • Revelation online tanking bad
      27
    • Bdo best singleplayer rts
      33

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If they change the enhancement system half or more of the playerbase will return.

They can change it right now if you want; Valks cry. Kappa

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DK + game being what... 5 or 10 bucks now? 

They also may have ran some more advertisement.

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I've seen a BDO DK ad on a csgo tournament stream recently. 

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They can change it right now if you want; Valks cry. Kappa

Or change it... like a nice system with no gambling. Most players have quit because of that and I agree with them it's not that the game has bugs or bad graphics or something. It's just that this system shouldn't be in a game. How come there isn't a chance you can play the game when you launch it, that would fit more the stupid enhancement system.

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Promotions, sales, and new content.

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And reduced server capacity.

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Because they are actually advertising the game.

Do you guys even use social media? There are ads of bdo everywhere since server merge.

You do realize that depending on your browser and settings, the ads that you see are catered to you, right?

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Dark knight release + 50% sale right now .. prob the reason.

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I vote for none.

It's probably because now everyone can try the game for free.

Hence they can find the answers for their questions: Is it worth it, or it's not the type I enjoy? Is it really P2W, still? Do I have to pay more and how much? Is my PC/laptop able to run it on decent FPS? I'm from a blocked country, Can I play with VPN smoothly with no lag at all?

I play another mmorpg for years, It's my real life and I've already paid too much. and I have uniqe friends, Could this game possibly be my next real life?

^ Well these are my concerns that had me start BDO.

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Higher enchants rates are not needed. Problem with people quiting because of raging over enchantments would be solved by making enchantments over 17+ not decreasing your item level with failure. You still will be raging because of rng but at least you will make it to +20 with enough time. This might make game too easy but something simillar would be really nice, like when you enchant to +18 you have 3 uses before it disenchant or something. Enchants succes ratio are completly fine. Also accessory should not break after fail enchant, disenchant for them would be fine I can understand somone leaving this game because he burnt his DUO Ogre Ring trying get it to TRI, its almost 1bilion silver dumped.

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RO was just hype, people said it was going to be the most popular MMO when they didn't even played.
Probably most people played about 1 day and then got bored because it's really a shitty game (In my opinion ofc), i voted for DK, people always want to try a new classes or big updates.

Actually was enought to see a video gameplay , to understand the game is total sh it.

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Well, I can say what brought me here. Got a spam email about Revalation Online. Watched a video about it on youtube from TheLazyPeon. Checked his other videos and saw one about BDO. Previous year I almost started playing BDO, but heard too many sources saying that it's P2W, so dropped the idea because of my experience with ArcheAge (----- that game). But after watching that youtubers newest videos about BDO I got interested again. So here I am now, waiting for maintenance to end so I can continue leveling my Musa or try DK, Wizard or Ranger, because I'm still not sure what I really want. But I'm liking it so far, especially having to use combos to cast skills feels awesome.

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They just made all the servers say crowded. C o N s P i R a C y

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Because they are actually advertising the game.

Do you guys even use social media? There are ads of bdo everywhere since server merge.

adblock my friend

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They sold some server space. Which is why you see crowded everywhere, yet same amount of people. 

 

Thats what i believe. I dont see more people or less. 

Open your Eyes.... in Gods Name.

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I think there's just too many people still doing AFK stuff and add new players + returning players on top of that.

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They sold some server space. Which is why you see crowded everywhere, yet same amount of people. 

 

Thats what i believe. I dont see more people or less. 

lol you must not play much then.

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I'd say mostly DK, but RO being crap and youtube could apply a bit.

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lol, All of the above.

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DarkKnight doesn't do a single Interesting thing ... it can't even Hybrid as semi-Ranged character like Sorc / Valk / Ninja

The best description I've seen of its BORING combat animations and effects ... is a slower paced Tamer with no pet.  I refuse to believe it will hold anyone's attention for even a month

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You forgot to list "Overblown P2W screamers lost credibility" as an option.

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Actually was enought to see a video gameplay , to understand the game is total sh it.

Well, true, even without play it you know it's shit lmao it looks like some kind of bad mix of MMO with akward animations. People hyped a lot about it though, (for some reason i can't understand) and tried to discredit other games like BDO or B&S.
The funny thing is RO never had a chance to compete with big games like these two, because both have unique features that attract people and RO is just a plain MMO.

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1) Game sales throughout the holidays.......game purchase was really cheap ($5 or $10 at some point). Most people see that price tag and say "hey why not"

2) Most of the new accounts were herded into the Olvia channels

3) Youtube streamers (yea yea, some people rely on these guys opinions) started praising the game again.

4) All of the new accounts and people playing on Olvia have passed their time limit and have to now play on all the other channels, thus pushing the channels to more "Crowded" statuses

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Add Springbreak

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some of us found porn inside a hidden cave.

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Or change it... like a nice system with no gambling. Most players have quit because of that and I agree with them it's not that the game has bugs or bad graphics or something. It's just that this system shouldn't be in a game. How come there isn't a chance you can play the game when you launch it, that would fit more the stupid enhancement system.

Yeah exactly dude. Some ppl say RNG is there to protect the new players but the reality is RNG is making ppl quit the damn game new player or old.

Gambling is pure cancer.

 

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