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Proposal for campaign changes

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(2019-08-19, 07:26 PM)Shrugger Wrote: Better diplomacy, sure, yes please.

But other than that, the system as suggested sounds too gamey - normally we have to move forces conventionally, and all of a sudden factions that live on the other end of the planet can just teleport in? And I can earn such magical interventions just by fighting battles on uneven terms - is the narrative behind that that the factions are impressed? Will they also be impressed if I do it for the 100th time?

Intuitively, I don't like it.

Yes the narrative is that you earn a name for yourself as a force to be reckoned with. Because of this rogue enemy generals can be taunted into challenging you. Beating them secures your reputation and now all nations are interested in securing your forces to help in their foreign wars as mercenary units. Your help in these foreign wars provides you with even more influence.

The benefit of this narrative in terms of gameplay is that you'll be able to orchestrate some really nice 3 or 4 or 5 or 6 or 7 or 8 faction fights, visualise and engage in faction on faction battles to turn the tide of their war, and earn something other than "material" with which to pay factions for their allegiances.

Personally I think it sounds very fun and the repetition you talk about... well I personally don't like fighting the same faction in 50 samey battles before they are defeated so would welcome the opportunity to liven that up a bit. The alternative would be that requesting allies and taunting enemies is done at any time on the main map and those allies and taunted enemies just make their way over to you... but that would have a whole host of it's own problems and be a lot more fiddly and a lot less fun. Allies you have summoned could in theory follow you around after the battle if they want to and their commanding AI tells them to.
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Proposal for campaign changes - by Nick Smart - 2019-08-19, 04:29 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by MarijusLTU - 2019-08-19, 05:23 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Skyer - 2019-08-19, 05:19 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Domanating - 2019-08-19, 05:54 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by mrvecz - 2019-08-19, 06:11 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Pendaelose - 2019-08-19, 06:50 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Shrugger - 2019-08-19, 07:26 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Nick Smart - 2019-08-20, 01:55 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Eagle - 2019-08-19, 07:58 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by ABYAY - 2019-08-19, 09:46 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by IronFudge - 2019-08-20, 01:54 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by DelsGaming - 2019-08-20, 07:35 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Nomadicus - 2019-08-20, 08:42 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by temeter - 2019-08-20, 09:29 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Otharious - 2019-08-20, 02:58 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by elijos - 2019-08-20, 04:28 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by vyrus - 2019-08-20, 06:06 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Eagle - 2019-08-22, 09:10 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by mrvecz - 2019-08-22, 05:39 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by SynthTwo - 2019-08-26, 05:37 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by joey101937 - 2019-08-26, 08:26 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by mrvecz - 2019-08-26, 10:29 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Lincrono - 2019-08-27, 02:46 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Iserion - 2019-08-27, 10:12 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Pendaelose - 2019-08-27, 07:26 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Mr.YaR - 2019-08-28, 12:43 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Pwnicus - 2019-08-28, 01:06 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Normal69 - 2019-08-28, 08:37 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Normal69 - 2019-10-10, 10:25 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by riganthor - 2019-10-10, 11:42 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Normal69 - 2019-10-10, 02:50 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by TheOnly8Z - 2019-11-07, 08:10 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by bricox01 - 2019-12-04, 08:51 AM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by LoSboccacc - 2019-12-04, 06:53 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by Pyrotech51 - 2019-12-04, 08:02 PM
RE: Proposal for campaign changes - by bricox01 - 2019-12-08, 02:09 AM

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