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#176 Obsttorte

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Posted 18 February 2015 - 06:14 AM

We live in time of crowdfunding, don't see a problem to resurrect project with some money infusion. 

People didn't start working on the campaign for money and they didn't stopped to because of it. As Melan already said, it's a time and energy consuming effort and people are doing this in their freetime beneath all the real life stuff they have to care about. I can't really see how crowdfunding would help here :huh:


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#177 Noordung

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Posted 19 February 2015 - 06:00 AM

If i understand correctly maps are finished but you need readables? So why not make a contest? Make a topic.Lets say "diary of a poor citizen" and you put the best one in campaign. Since nobody have much details about campaign they still could not see whole story.



#178 Melan

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Posted 19 February 2015 - 07:23 AM

No, it is not a question of readables - rather, a mixture of architecture, scripted sequences, readables, patrol routes, objective work... A host of individually smaller tasks which mostly require familiarity with the project, plus someone to coordinate it (this is also a big thing). We have had people jumping in, doing some work, then dropping out again. Hard to say how we could resolve the problem.


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#179 Petike the Taffer

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Posted 28 February 2015 - 01:27 PM

Sorry to hear that. If I could help, I definitely would. Pity there isn't much of a possibility for me to help speed up the development process on this campaign. :( It would be awesome if it was finished one day.

 

If I may ask, how much of the campaign is finished at this point, expressed in percents ? :blush: Just curious.


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