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Errinundera
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It's all about location

Postby Errinundera » Thu May 07, 2009 12:57 am

The Jolt threads used to allow posters to put location info in their profile for all to see. It was info I always appreciated about posters, particularly in General (even if it may have been false). Is it possible here?
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Re: It's all about location

Postby Wellerbania » Thu May 07, 2009 5:01 pm

Wellerbania is a Kazakhstan-sized Island nation based around the EMPEROR SEAMOUNT CHAIN in the NW Pacific Ocean. Its capitol, Tokaru is located halfway between the Nintoku & Ojin Seamounts. It was founded on October 11, 1896 after a long, brutal war to gain independance from the Japanese Empire which was enslaving Wellerbanians.
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Somewhereistonia
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Re: It's all about location

Postby Somewhereistonia » Thu May 07, 2009 5:05 pm

I think Errin means that persons location, not info on the nation.

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Re: It's all about location

Postby Erastide » Thu May 07, 2009 5:19 pm

[violet] had taken it for use as one of the other nation info bits, I believe. I'm not sure if that's still the case. I too would like the location parts back.

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Re: It's all about location

Postby The Most Glorious Hack » Thu May 07, 2009 7:53 pm

If you click on the player's name to go to their forum profile, it will show things like location. Frankly, I don't mind the change as it keeps us from having fifteen people mark their location as "Behind you!" or some other such nonsense which stopped being funny years ago.
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Re: It's all about location

Postby Goobergunchia » Fri May 08, 2009 2:30 pm

Personally, I'd like to see "Location" be set to the nation's region, or have some other display of the nation's region in their posts. It's what I always used the field for, and it's useful to see a nation's region without having to click through to the game.
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