Thank You AGS For Your Response to the Exploits. 16 HR turnaround. Permanent bans

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How do you know this?

I consider this disabling of trading to be knee-jerk and overkill. Each time.

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Halting trading helps them research logs with hygienic data.

I’ve seen the alarm types on json so good to know this confirms that they are in use.

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Ban all scum

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Hello @MysticoN, you can also follow up with the thread that was posted today at: [Notice] Disabling Player to Player Trading - September 22nd, 2022.

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Thanks, knew about that post. But @Blackxp talked about perma ban and your post talks about ban. Did not know that was the same thing in this case :slight_smile: But im glad you can confirm that :slight_smile: Keep up the great work and we all hope you where able to clean up all the mess those cheaters created

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why not also work on the second biggest problem while you’re at it? The bots.

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Keep up the good work! Also devvv videooo soon? :D?

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bots are in every MMO and really arent that big of an issue lol. It’s impossible to get rid of bots theyre just part of MMOs, just learn to let AI not bother you as much as it does =)

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I just like how ags alow legit hause rend dupe ;D pay 40 company get 400 ;D its small thing, but mony just copying ;D

Its easy, just need make system were 5 ppl report you and you get flaged for 3 min, so ppl can report bot and kill him ;D

In game have lot cheaters I mean in general who afk run who BOT.
Even if go to chest run look at these arrows they shoot all these land to 1 spot i mean i not touch pvp but there is way to see how many ppl use every day aimbots. Whatever weapon need aim they use aimbot. But yeah every game where is pvp there is cheaters too.
HWID bans are not effective everyone an change in windows it to whatever they like or even exist cheat tools what are fake HWID. TCP packets or UDP are not encrypted its dangerous if tehy start to flood servers with fake packets if they find out or its allready happening.
1 thing more stop sending to out palyer location in game its kills many bots at least ranomize location value so in pc player location is different to every one so bots cant read where they are.
Even sending data to webservers that game sending data out to network its bad thing if its accsessible to eveyone this playerdata not should go to public.
Many mmos have cooldowns on harvest materials some mmos even have 24h cooldowns to prevent mass botting grinding in rare materials like ores and some ironwood, blue trees in game these should eveyone there instead shared trees or ores and some other fibers or silk etc.

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have to give props where it’s due they are progressing well.

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You sure tho?

I found a little video clip of AGS’ recent conversation with dupers: Les Grossman vs. Flaming Dragon - YouTube

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Extremely seriously would be to permanent ban all accounts that duped/exploited and also all other accounts logged on the same IP’s. BAN hammer all abusers and dont give limited bans for days, weeks or months.

If they mistaken and want a ‘second chance’, their second chance is to buy the game again and play fair this time.

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agree, perm ban and finish story

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Bots in some extent are in almost every MMO, it’s very hard to make them all disappear. It’s like a game of cat and mouse between devs and botters.

They are really reactive !