Title: Break Up Post Threads?
jamfke - February 24, 2006 12:26 AM (GMT)
For the players of Star Wars Dissention.
Do you wish to see the IC thread split up into individual worlds / areas as Darth Windu proposed?
Like one for Tatooine, Bespin, and Alderaan. And maybe one for in flight discussion?
Hellcat - February 24, 2006 03:48 AM (GMT)
I'm not sure exactly what you mean.
AlexGrim - February 24, 2006 03:49 AM (GMT)
I can see the advantages, but I am on the fence with this, I voted no. I can be convinced if the argument is good, to change my mind.
jamfke - February 24, 2006 03:56 AM (GMT)
Darth Windu posted in the Problems thread that it's hard to find information from past posts because it is one long string of posts in a single thread. He suggested that we divide our posts into separate forum headings similar to the way I started my last game here, with threads for each planet the crew visits and any significant places that you venture into. Like Cloud City would have it's own thread. The Vagabond would also have its own thread for when you guys are traveling between systems or are in battles.
Hellcat - February 24, 2006 04:04 AM (GMT)
I'm kinda with Alex then as far as the fence goes. I can see the advantages, but at the same time you have to hop from forum to forum or thread to thread just to get everything in order to catch up. And then there's the question, for me, of which may be the current thread/forum to go to. Having to go through hundreds of pages can be a pain in the neck, but so can not being sure which is the currently active thread. Unless you locked the inactive threads when we were on say the Vagabond or Tatooine, I'm not sure the advantages outweight the disadvantages for me. But then others may feel differently.
jamfke - February 24, 2006 04:11 AM (GMT)
Well, if you're currently caught up, it wouldn't be too hard to know where everyone is posting, just look for the fireballs! Orange means new posts, purple no new posts. Either way, I'm fine with whatever.
I can see where it would help to keep up with what's happening where too. And if you wanted to see what was said on Alderaan, all you'd have to do is go to the Alderaan thread and look through maybe a hundred and fifty posts instead of thirteen hundred posts! But, it could get confusing too, like I said I'm fine with whatever the concensus decides!
netjedi - February 24, 2006 04:38 AM (GMT)
I will go with the groups decision. I both like the idea because of it's advantages and dislike it for the same reason HC pointed out. besides the whoel story makesa much better read when it is together.