Enriching the map pool

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do you like the new rotation/map changes?

Poll ended at Sat Jul 23, 2022 9:30

yes, I think that they add to the game, keep it up.
15
94%
no, I think they ruin the game, please revert them asap.
1
6%
 
Total votes: 16

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ok, I just fixed the map repetition issue and the dm15 bug yesterday night. I mean, hopefully today everything should be good with the changes so please let me know if it doesn't.

@imprecise the only purpose of the secondary server is precisely that to serve as a backup/extension to the main one not to be something else. as said, those (custom) maps or other ones as well as some changes could be considered for the third/fourth servers (glacius/baltic) not for the main ones, only that with 40+ custom top tier original maps there already that never get played dropping yet even more maps, especially non original remix maps of well known maps, don't really add anything. I repeat, if some servers (1/2) are full/busy 24/7 while the others (3/4) are pretty much empty 24/7 that should tell you something and that there's clearly a reason for it. so if you, or somebody else, want to play some other custom maps all that you need to do is just type a 3 instead of a 2 or a 1 when connecting here which is the sole reason why I made glacius 24/7 now. UnFreeZe1/2 are the way they work and they will remain like that and beside the usual maintenance/revisions like these ones I won't change them to something else especially to stuff proven for a fact to ruin things for more than 10 years already. once again as said, all that is probably left to do here once the changes consolidate on UnFreeZe1 is to apply them on UnFreeZe2 as well. that's all that will be done with UnFreeZe2, not anything else.
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love the new maps!, except q3dm10 which I think its pretty boring.
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yes, it seems so. it looks like the poll clearly passed (for other than just one troll vote even unanimously) and I think that the new rotation has been working good so I guess that finally I'll sync those changes at the second server today probably. I know, q3dm10 is just ok map not a fav one, that one used to run here and that's why it got removed but as said since people is clearly requesting more maps I think that nevertheless is better to have it and be able to play something else (still playable/fun even if not a "fav") than not.
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q3dm10 is really fun to play. It was being played very rare (at least when I was on the server). Was it really necessary to delete it? :(
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oKo*Magister wrote: Thu Jul 21, 2022 10:28 q3dm10 is really fun to play. It was being played very rare (at least when I was on the server). Was it really necessary to delete it? :(
He didn't delete?
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Ok, I'm blind sry
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as I said I think that nevertheless is better to have it and be able to play something else (still playable/fun even if not a "fav") than not. so no I didn't delete it, in fact, I actually added it now to the secondary server as well.
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ok, as I've seen that the changes here have been mostly unanimously well received and surprisingly this time there haven't been any further endless waves of custom maps senseless requests (may be in part because original glacius ran 24/7 for months already just to get 27 players a month and a very few spare games) as a finishing touch I changed as well today glacius (UnFreeZe3) rotation to run the "competitive" rotation (see, that's it, a popular mix of the top custom maps and standard ones which was as well requested and I believe that is probably all that is left to try on that server) 24/7 instead of the hardcore custom maps only one and then we'll see how that does too.
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I actually like dm10 and dm15. This space maps feels like crap to me

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