Posting "Goodbye" then not actually going anywhere

Use this area to post a welcome thread which introduces yourself to the community. Also used for posting birthdays and other posts of celebration and congratulation.

Posting "Goodbye" then not actually going anywhere

Postby TC on Sat Oct 01, 2005 4:41 pm


We have spells of players posting "Im off, goodbye" and usually within 2 days they are back playing or on the forums and all a little embarassed they made the post in the first place. Seems players often do this in a bad spell of feeling down, a temporary bad mood, or feeling a little in need of some attention.

About 90% of posts i've ever seen have been false in this way.

Unfortunately this just causes other players to get all worked up that they think somebody is leaving which is actually not happening. Now, like any game, it has a shelf life for players and people do move on, for what ever reasons. However, please can people stop posting BEFORE they have actually left. Leave it a week, see if you are ACTUALLY moving on to other things, then leave a departing post if you feel the need.

Thank you.

Last edited by TC on Sun Oct 02, 2005 10:49 am, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
UKCS President
Player: TC
Posts: 18602
Joined: Sat Feb 14, 2004 6:09 pm
Location: London


Return to New Member Introductions and Member Celebrations

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: CommonCrawl [Bot], Google [Bot] and 2 guests