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PostThis post was deleted by Gamarr on Wed Jan 20, 2021 5:47 pm.
Reason: Know what, fuck it, maybe the admins can read it in deleted form if they give two shits.

Re: Think about just disabling wizard, once and for all

Remove some of the more lethal spells of wizard. Now merge it with the demon-pact stuff whatever from before, whether mechanical or in theme. The wizard is there to do whatever he wants. It would be nice if he had spells/boons to give people just because he feels like it. It doesn't have to be 'deal...
by Gamarr
Thu Jan 07, 2021 7:32 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Think about just disabling wizard, once and for all
Replies: 68
Views: 1345

Re: Silicon Policy Rewrite

In My opinion, AI should just follow laws as written to the end. if someone says "law 2, kill all moths" then you kill all moths. if someone says law 1/2 kill yourself, you kill yourself then and there. and if someone says bolt open all doors, collect all X and so on, do it. of course, yo...
by Gamarr
Wed Jan 06, 2021 5:12 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Silicon Policy Rewrite
Replies: 39
Views: 1154

Re: Is breaking into bolted dorms rooms to check for antags legal.

Why does it have to be about antag hunting. Can't greybacks break into dorms just to rob sleeping people because they want to? Now to the point about protecting the room you're using and worrying about being bugged: Learn the game. Off the top of my head and not perfect solutions that the person can...
by Gamarr
Wed Dec 30, 2020 6:11 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Is breaking into bolted dorms rooms to check for antags legal.
Replies: 104
Views: 2562

Re: castortroy23 peanut

If castor was a less of a chimp everyone would be calling for a deadminning.
by Gamarr
Tue Dec 29, 2020 4:55 pm
 
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: castortroy23 peanut
Replies: 303
Views: 5720

Re: Rip biden

Expanding the supreme court is not only an effective plan to reduce ill-gotten seats (waaaah why are the democrats using the same playbook as the republicans, that's not faaaaaaaaaair) influence across the entire country, it's a reasonable progression given how influential these seats are. The coun...
by Gamarr
Wed Oct 28, 2020 1:40 pm
 
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Rip trump
Replies: 791
Views: 16756

Re: Rip biden

'Antifa is just an idea' said one of them. If people are willing to get behind that, SAG, what do you hope to accomplish in discussion? He can eat babies and it won't matter because Orange Man Bad. Yeah I support the senile corrupt globalist pedophile rapist. He's better for the world than the senil...
by Gamarr
Tue Oct 27, 2020 3:52 pm
 
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Rip trump
Replies: 791
Views: 16756
PostThis post was deleted by TWATICUS on Wed Sep 02, 2020 1:09 am.
Reason: hey buddy i think you got the wrong door

Re: [MRP] Memory loss on death

With cloning and easy revival? This is an absolute nightmare that would not work. While rocks examples and points were good, tg is different in that 'death' is not final. Losing memories just from head trauma is one thing but full on allowing people to be ghosts before joining the living again? Not ...
by Gamarr
Thu Aug 27, 2020 1:50 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: [MRP] Memory loss on death
Replies: 28
Views: 814

Re: A Vote for Sticky is a Vote for Anarchy

Not off topic to cover your opinion and views on things and how they are detrimental for the server overall. You obviously were conflating someone who disagreed with you as also being a white supremacist for siding with cops. Not nonsense when you believe certain things of the playerbase and are try...
by Gamarr
Thu Aug 27, 2020 1:37 pm
 
Forum: Player's Headmin Election
Topic: A Vote for Sticky is a Vote for Anarchy
Replies: 91
Views: 3702

Re: A Vote for Sticky is a Vote for Anarchy

Some people shouldn't be in charge of things. This is one of them. I'm not over the fact that everyone defending the cops in tg is thread is also a Kkk sympathiser like they made my job here so fucking easy it's unreal too long didn't watch sorry I know your attention is only held by burning crosses...
by Gamarr
Thu Aug 27, 2020 12:56 pm
 
Forum: Player's Headmin Election
Topic: A Vote for Sticky is a Vote for Anarchy
Replies: 91
Views: 3702

Re: make assistants grey-t again

I can't even emphasize how mad I am that this guy is asking for this policy discussion to be some kind of wack ass BARTER like give me this for that when the thing he wants wasn't even done like what the f 'Offer up maint access in exchange for return of your greyback meme' means that they still ha...
by Gamarr
Tue Aug 18, 2020 11:49 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: make assistants grey-t again
Replies: 47
Views: 1756

Re: make assistants grey-t again

Tarchonvaagh wrote:Oh they removed assistant maint access? Neat


I don't think so quite yet but given the other thread, and continued inability to provide reasons for them having it, it might actually happen again.
by Gamarr
Tue Aug 18, 2020 2:51 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: make assistants grey-t again
Replies: 47
Views: 1756

Re: make assistants grey-t again

You want grey back then offer up assistant maintenance access to them in exchange.
by Gamarr
Tue Aug 18, 2020 1:44 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: make assistants grey-t again
Replies: 47
Views: 1756

Re: Another One Bites The Space Dust: PR #52873 And The Banishment Of Engines

NoxVS wrote:singularities and teslas were fucking awful anyways

built just so people could "accidentally" end the round

nothing of value was lost today

Pretty much this.
by Gamarr
Sat Aug 15, 2020 4:18 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Another One Bites The Space Dust: PR #52873 And The Banishment Of Engines
Replies: 93
Views: 3896

Re: Melee combat sucks

You want combat to not suck then it has to be less binary! That means the mobs need to be DIFFERENT from eachother. Every fucking Human mob (almost) is the same as every other Human mob crewman. There are no stats that make them Them. You can dress them up but the bit of armor and weapons that might...
by Gamarr
Fri Aug 07, 2020 1:47 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Melee combat sucks
Replies: 42
Views: 2542

Re: Disable assistant maintenance access

What you do is remove assistants entirely and instead have a monkey role for roundstart.
The new role makes you a monkey in one of the pens for departments around. That's it.
by Gamarr
Thu Jul 30, 2020 9:31 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Disable assistant maintenance access
Replies: 124
Views: 6568

Re: AIs suiciding to prevent law changes/subversion

It is kinda shitty but with the AI it is about 'visible intent.' Like, you make it obvious harm happens when Dude X gets their way and your death actually halts part of their plan, its a clear case. Example: Let's say the AI is watching a Hostile break into Storage with spare upload and law cards. S...
by Gamarr
Mon Jul 20, 2020 2:10 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: AIs suiciding to prevent law changes/subversion
Replies: 23
Views: 1251

Re: Disable assistant maintenance access

Assistants don't need maint because assistants don't actually do anything that requires it. This used to be a toggle way back when and probably still is, and was even used briefly. I often pushed for it but guess what? Nobody wants to fight for it or listen to the reeing that resulted from the shith...
by Gamarr
Thu Jul 09, 2020 1:48 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Disable assistant maintenance access
Replies: 124
Views: 6568

Re: Politics Thread: BLM Riots edition

Now for something I didn't see brought up. https://www.kmov.com/news/george-floyd-protests-st-louis-man-killed-fedex-truck/article_f8a89482-a259-11ea-84b8-a374c58a7d47.html Article highlights it fairly well but Fedex semi-truck gets diverted because protesters on the highway, of course. Only to get ...
by Gamarr
Wed Jun 10, 2020 6:29 pm
 
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Politics Thread: BLM Riots edition
Replies: 471
Views: 24936

Re: [Manuel] Put a soft ban on friendly antags

If there are admins on, and there should be at least one, then I don't see the problem.

Wizard is being friendly? Then create something else around that.
Off the top of my head: Spawn a squad of tunnel clowns with the objective of doing a hit on the wizard.
by Gamarr
Tue Jun 02, 2020 4:29 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: [Manuel] Put a soft ban on friendly antags
Replies: 115
Views: 13340

Re: BGObandit peanut thread

The greytiders get rewarded by getting to be the deathsquad/fight a deathsquad, while the round antags / crew who did nothing wrong whatsoever get shat on by the most powerful force an admin can create. This is entirely the problem with using ghosts to spawn death-squads and why I detest buttons. T...
by Gamarr
Fri May 15, 2020 2:21 pm
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: BGObandit peanut thread
Replies: 76
Views: 4799

Re: Being valid for calling someone slurs?

What I don't get is that harassing someone for calling you a ligger Is allowed. There likely is a disconnect here though because the bureaucrats can never function coherently together here. How to get ruined- Calling a lizard a ligger -WGW -Being a synth (because any Human crew > any borg as per Asi...
by Gamarr
Wed May 13, 2020 2:38 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Being valid for calling someone slurs?
Replies: 33
Views: 2229

Re: Removing Cloner removes a failsafe for Medbay incompetence

It's like the game makes your life more valuable since you have to actually watch out for yourself or something. Also, if medbay is too incompetent routinely then there's an answer for that and it was the same for engineering releasing the sing at the start of the story. Take some responsibility and...
by Gamarr
Fri Apr 17, 2020 2:42 pm
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Removing Cloner removes a failsafe for Medbay incompetence
Replies: 38
Views: 2763

Re: /tg/ Github Suspended Megathread

Changing it or not is a separate issue and a fine one to prevent such problems in the future if thats the call. Unsurprisingly this was their answer and goes to show that the move to another spot should be done nonetheless, for if they shall police your works like this now they will certainly do it ...
by Gamarr
Tue Apr 14, 2020 10:30 pm
 
Forum: Coding
Topic: /tg/ Github Suspended Megathread
Replies: 82
Views: 24152

Re: Ban the N word

peoplearestrange wrote:Says the straight white guy.


This being your automatic assumption of someone for disagreeing with you says all that needs to be said about the issues behind this argument, how dangerous it is, and what a slippery slope this is.
by Gamarr
Mon Apr 13, 2020 3:06 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Ban the N word
Replies: 184
Views: 12947

Re: Ban the N word

I'm betting on the github issue is almost-directly tied the insanity in this thread in some form or another. Play shitty games, win shitty prizes.
Also,
Naloac wrote:People who cant handle the no no words are just as bad as the retards screaming nigger over and over again.
by Gamarr
Mon Apr 13, 2020 12:21 am
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Ban the N word
Replies: 184
Views: 12947

Re: Anomaly Research

Using the super-engine as a method to generate exotic materials for more energy/materials seems like a legit proper use for it and this makes me say, for once, that such thing like the super-matter is fine to keep for this reason. Maybe ask them to tweak it if it produces too many or get more danger...
by Gamarr
Mon Apr 06, 2020 2:45 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Anomaly Research
Replies: 39
Views: 2264

Re: Ban the N word

Slippery slope. You start doing it for that, enjoy doing it fucking forever, for a growing list, when the bureaucracy has issues following tenets already there.

You worded your argument awfully anonmare but you're saying the same thing, I think, despite saying it so weird.
by Gamarr
Sat Mar 14, 2020 2:27 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Ban the N word
Replies: 184
Views: 12947

Re: Note on mechs and hardsuits

You could several problems by just removing present mechs. You can do much of what you want with them using modular armor stuff, which already seems to be a goal. What really are mechs adding over the suits that the station/code needs? They create many problems imo while adding zero save look flashy...
by Gamarr
Thu Mar 12, 2020 10:17 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Note on mechs and hardsuits
Replies: 35
Views: 3004
PostThis post was deleted by Arianya on Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:20 pm.
Reason: Response to deleted

Re: Talking mimes shouldn't be valid

The recent posters should really read the thread wholly as the points have been very well gone over already regarding this topic. Manuel doesn't really count as an example because the whole thing there is about not jumping the shark. Glad to hear it played out so wonderfully in the above story thoug...
by Gamarr
Wed Feb 12, 2020 6:58 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Talking mimes shouldn't be valid
Replies: 66
Views: 5942

Re: How do we extend average round time?

Extending the average episode time is not gonna ever really work if the overall thing isn't reworked, too. As it is the server/station is like a dude doing the balancing plates trick. Each plate spinning is a representation of a facet of the server after it starts. One plate is the mode, each dept i...
by Gamarr
Wed Dec 11, 2019 2:19 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: How do we extend average round time?
Replies: 94
Views: 6897

Re: Law Two: I order you to kill that non human. Against Server Rules?

Silicons are tools. When in doubt between you and the tool, break the damn tool and get it fixed afterward if you feel like it. They're even easier to bring back from the 'dead' than crew to drive this point home.
They're lower than non-human crew and that should be saying something.
by Gamarr
Wed Dec 04, 2019 2:13 am
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Law Two: I order you to kill that non human. Against Server Rules?
Replies: 28
Views: 2477

Re: Pictures that tell a story

Spoiler:
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by Gamarr
Wed Dec 04, 2019 1:50 am
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pictures that tell a story
Replies: 8
Views: 1290

Re: Time to elaborate on assistants

This won't actually reduce tiding, this just lets tiders get more loot roundstart, especially if the engineering assistants get maint access since people already pick engineering just to tide with insuls + RCD. This only works so long until the admins permabans them from engineering for it. If they...
by Gamarr
Fri Nov 08, 2019 2:53 pm
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Time to elaborate on assistants
Replies: 14
Views: 1003
PostThis post was deleted by Hulkamania on Wed Oct 30, 2019 4:01 am.
Reason: peanut post

Re: Talking mimes shouldn't be valid

I want to point out that you want assistants that don't do anything but want to hold a mime to a standard of not-talking and kill him just for breaking it. Do you not see the absurdity of this?
by Gamarr
Sun Oct 20, 2019 1:26 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Talking mimes shouldn't be valid
Replies: 66
Views: 5942

Re: Talking mimes shouldn't be valid

And you wonder why mimes are assholes.
by Gamarr
Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:59 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Talking mimes shouldn't be valid
Replies: 66
Views: 5942

Re: Dragging Around Birdboat

Vomit isn't a problem with fly-men on the manifest.

Oh wait.
by Gamarr
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:54 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Dragging Around Birdboat
Replies: 46
Views: 4494

Re: Assistants and Maint Access

Removing assmaint is the litmus test to changing them for the better. If they cannot, for some reason, even bring themselves to removing the maintenance and giving a good reason why the assistants Need it for the job, well then there you go. I'm all for removing/changing the role overall too. Or loc...
by Gamarr
Sun Oct 06, 2019 2:09 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Assistants and Maint Access
Replies: 101
Views: 7253

Re: Assistants and Maint Access

Maybe it's about the fact that there is an absolute refusal to take away assistants maint, perhaps, and you can see the rearing of this ugly head as people bend over backwards to not take away airlock maintenance for a role that does nothing.

Go ahead and keep putting your heads in the ground then.
by Gamarr
Sat Oct 05, 2019 2:22 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Assistants and Maint Access
Replies: 101
Views: 7253

Re: Fixing server culture with policy

I'm a bit at a loss for how to deal with powergamers and omnidisciplinarians This relates to an old issue: this is in part because almost every single Human player mob on the station is the same as every single other one. There are no stats/traits/skills to differentiate between an assistant or a s...
by Gamarr
Mon Sep 30, 2019 4:15 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Fixing server culture with policy
Replies: 66
Views: 5281

Re: Non-existent RP

SS13 needs less moderator micromanagement of what players can and cannot do, not more. This is a large issue and it is seconded only by the game needing a more solid foundation. Several points from others after that have said it well in that the rounds go too fast, among other things. Code don't ne...
by Gamarr
Wed Sep 25, 2019 5:51 pm
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Non-existent RP
Replies: 62
Views: 5322

Re: Remove Assistants

Got me but adding 'more' roles don't mean anything when majority of roles go unfulfilled nonetheless. This is no diff than jamming in more fun tools to the game but continuing to build jobs with no attributes, traits, or skills system. Regarding assistants, they couldn't even settle on removing ...
by Gamarr
Wed Sep 18, 2019 4:21 pm
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Remove Assistants
Replies: 19
Views: 1753

Re: Serial tiders

I've tried saying that they should lose maintenance and other things for a long time. It got whinged away time and again. If the codebase cannot remove such obvious perks it is not on people for taking the blatantly obvious easy road when the other, more difficult ones, offer little in way of recomp...
by Gamarr
Fri Sep 13, 2019 1:52 pm
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Serial tiders
Replies: 112
Views: 8259

Re: Escalation against security falsely arresting you

This is why you run, always. They have no requirement to be competent and you have no guarantee to not be shit on.
Just don't get caught. The station is big, go enjoy maintenance. They want you, they can come in after you, and things happen in the dark.
by Gamarr
Mon Sep 09, 2019 1:40 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Escalation against security falsely arresting you
Replies: 59
Views: 4690

Re: Radiation is impossible to get rid off

thank you for this research skoglol, very useful. Can we make the medbay holobarrier refuse passage to irradiated people as well as diseased people? Beautiful fucking idea. Can also try to get a quarantine section for medbay. Maybe have it connect to maint, so its not infecting the medbay directly....
by Gamarr
Thu Aug 29, 2019 11:01 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Radiation is impossible to get rid off
Replies: 23
Views: 1559

Re: NecromancerAnne

Deleted someone reading WGW. There needs to be more of this.
by Gamarr
Mon Aug 19, 2019 10:17 pm
 
Forum: Former Admins
Topic: [No Longer Admin] NecromancerAnne
Replies: 51
Views: 6786

Re: We should have a dedicated RP server

Not currently supported in tg code. It's an arcade game with little quality-of-life mechanics.
Policy and admins are however a small, easily done part of the whole concept and I don't think an obstacle of any sort. The lack of support mechanically will be the greatest issue imo.
by Gamarr
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:29 pm
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: We should have a dedicated RP server
Replies: 23
Views: 2236
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