Coming up on this episode…
Treasure hunting is a blast
GM_Smackdown and I are best friends
Learningthe Mysterious Ways of the Spud Ninja…
All this and more, coming up next!
The stuff of nightmares… Yep.
Listen, and understand. Those bots are out there. They can’t be bargained with. They can’t be reasoned with. They don’t feel pity, or remorse, or fear. And they absolutely will not stop, ever, until they have your gold.
So… The bots are getting bad. Really Bad.
How do you stop these bots? Reddit user “hasbotted” on the Archeage subreddit, who admits to botting previously, has some ideas:
1) Make it harder to create accounts. Double captcha or something similar.
2) Make a quest to allow players to chat in global chats. The quest mob should be under water and move around periodically. Tie it into a “swimming” tutorial. (Most bots can not navigate water at all).
3) Since most of this is out of Trions control, hire