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# - Author vote --[[User:Susan Barker|Susan Barker]] 11:41, 8 August 2009 (BST)
 
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# - '''Keep''' i took brain rot ages ago, but have been playing as a survivor for a whole year now. i'd much rather spend 20AP curing the rot than have to spend months gaining XP for a new character! --[[User:Brescia|Brescia]] 18:07, 8 August 2009 (BST)
  
  

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--Susan Barker 11:40, 8 August 2009 (BST)

Suggestion type
Improvement

Suggestion scope
Option to reverse your brain rot skill

Suggestion description
I know lots of players who bought the brain rot skill as a zombie a long time ago, but now they’ve been revived and are enjoying playing as a survivor, they regret their previous decision and wish there was some way to ‘cure’ their rot.

How about this for a solution: When a human survivor with the brain rot skill is standing INSIDE A POWERED UP NECROTECH building, they are able to spend e.g. 20 AP (as you would manufacturing a syringe) to ‘cure’ their brain rot. I.e. The skill/curse is removed (though the XP is not refunded). Maybe if they also have flesh rot, it costs 40AP to remove the pair.

Surely this is a reasonable change. Surely the good scientists at Necrotech, beavering away in their hundreds of buildings for four years, would have come up with a cure by now? There are no ‘game balance’ issues here, and no potential for ‘griefing’ or any other inconvenience, as only you can remove your own brain rot. We’d simply be making the game more fun for those who have decided they’d like to play as a survivor again. Who are we to say “You’re not allowed to change your mind?”



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Keep

  1. - Author vote --Susan Barker 11:41, 8 August 2009 (BST)
  2. - Keep i took brain rot ages ago, but have been playing as a survivor for a whole year now. i'd much rather spend 20AP curing the rot than have to spend months gaining XP for a new character! --Brescia 18:07, 8 August 2009 (BST)


Kill Votes

  1. - Kill - If you choose to get brain rot, then it should stay.--Yonnua Koponen Talk ! Contribs 13:53, 8 August 2009 (BST)
  2. - Kill -As above--(x)AlvaromesaTalk | Bacardi |MPD | Malton Public Radio 17:21, 8 August 2009 (BST)
  3. - Kill - Maybe if you worked it out it'd be better. But, for now, no. --User:Axe27/Sig 17:36, 8 August 2009 (BST)
  4. - Kill - I don't know about you, but I have a survivor alt, which means that this wouldn't happen. Also, getting a rot revive is difficult, so most people wouldn't do it, and those who do enjoy the difficulty of finding a powered NT building. This just doesn't make sense. User:Armpit_Odor/sig 17:49, 8 August 2009 (BST)

Spam/Dupe Votes

  1. Spam - The suggestion is partially incomplete because it doesn't specify if turning off brain rot is permanent (ie. whether you could just buy rot once you've taken it off). If you can't and turning it off is permanent, it's hypocritical of the suggestions entire purpose. If it isn't, it's a dupe. Regardless, spending a day's AP to get rid of Brain/Flesh Rot permanently is stupid, and has been discussed numerous times before. --ϑϑ 16:07, 8 August 2009 (BST)




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  1. Keep - I am the author and I am allowed to vote once on my own suggestions. --MrSuggester 05:01, 11 Nov 2005 (GMT)
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  3. Keep - Good sugestion. no signature --FakeSuggester 07:39, 15 Nov 2005 (GMT)

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  1. Kill - This is a terrible idea, but you can totally fix it up. --NegativeGal 06:01, 12 Nov 2005 (GMT)
    • Re - Please be more specific about how to fix it on the discussion page. --MrSuggester 14:01, 12 Nov 2005 (GMT)
      • Re - Sure, I have detailed my proposed fixes here. --NegativeGal 23:38, 12 Nov 2005 (GMT)
  2. Kill - You will eat my poopie and love it! --PooEater 11:12, 13 Nov 2005 (GMT)
    • Note - Inane vote removed. Defend in discussion. --DaModerator 11:13, 13 Nov 2005 (GMT)

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  1. Spam - Kung Fu CB Mama on Wheels is an inappropriate Survivor Class. --NoFunAtAll 09:01, 12 Nov 2005 (GMT)
  2. Dupe - Duplicate Suggestion --AnotherSuggester 05:01, 14 Nov 2005 (GMT)
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