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Archived Post 04-17-2011 05:54 AM

Add Emblems before the Foundry daily goes live!
 
For those that may not have seen it, they recently added a daily Foundry mission to Tribble for testing:

Quote:

Originally Posted by Salami_Inferno
There is now a daily UGC mission that will reward players for playing 3 different UGC missions.

http://forums.startrekonline.com/sho...d.php?t=211551

The reward for this daily is as follows:
  • 189 skillpoints
  • 165 bridge officer points
  • 200 starfleet merits(or honor for Klingons)

Thats fine for new players using the Foundry to supplement their leveling, but the Foundry should also be a source of content for players who have already reached max level. So like the title of the thread says,

Add Emblems before the Foundry daily goes live!

***update***

The Devs have listened to our feedback!

Quote:

Foundry Daily
  • Increased the numeric reward scale of the daily.
  • Added two optional rewards in addition to the numerics:
    1. Rank appropriate marks/emblems
    2. A grab bag which will grant you one level appropriate item

http://forums.startrekonline.com/sho...80#post3499680

So not only have they added emblems, but they have also made the amounts of xp and skillpoints scale to your level!

Thanks to everyone for sharing your thoughts :D

Archived Post 04-17-2011 05:55 AM

I'm definitely down with this. I have a VA and I'd rather get the emblems sometimes, but the Foundry missions are a lot more fun.

Archived Post 04-17-2011 05:56 AM

I would assume the emblems integration is already in the works. Stahl did mention these specifically as being a currency obtained by these dailies when they arrive for good.

Looking forward to it, though. I'm loving these Foundry missions, and it will be nice to have even more incentive to browse them regularly.

Archived Post 04-17-2011 06:06 AM

i vote against emblem rewards for doing UGC missions. I for one arent as "yay!" about the foundry as a lot of other people. adding that kind of a reward for doing foundry missions would make me feel forced to do them. so please, no.

thanks

Archived Post 04-17-2011 06:08 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by CedricO
i vote against emblem rewards for doing UGC missions. I for one arent as "yay!" about the foundry as a lot of other people. adding that kind of a reward for doing foundry missions would make me feel forced to do them. so please, no.

thanks

Solution: Don't pickup the daily. :p

Archived Post 04-17-2011 06:09 AM

I say yes, now I might Finally have something to do.

Archived Post 04-17-2011 06:13 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by thefrayl (Post 3495759)
Solution: Don't pickup the daily. :p

Exactly. That would be just as ridiculous as someone saying "I dont like to PvP, so dont add any rewards to PvP that I might want". There are other ways to get emblems, so if you have a problem with the Foundry dont play it. It cant get any simpler than that.

Archived Post 04-17-2011 06:18 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by CedricO
i vote against emblem rewards for doing UGC missions. I for one arent as "yay!" about the foundry as a lot of other people. adding that kind of a reward for doing foundry missions would make me feel forced to do them. so please, no.

thanks

Do you feel likewise obliged to visit eta eridani, orellius, PVP, b'tran, STFs an all the other emblem sources each day. I'd be surprised.

Suffice to say emblems are well needed for any admiral daily, otherwise, put simply, why bother?

Archived Post 04-17-2011 06:19 AM

I am all for it. We need MORE options for picking up Emblems as what we have now get old after a short time. This also gives some incentive to actaully play and make Foundry missions. Currently, I play Foundry for two reasons (besides being a reviewer) to get new content and to get new content. Yes, I said the same thing twice because I currently can't and DON'T play for the rewards. The content alone on many (and by far not all) Foundry missions is enough.

Archived Post 04-17-2011 06:20 AM

I'm no fan of the Foundry myself, or Emblems - for reasons all over this board - but I agree with Nagus on this. Every other daily at max level has an Emblem reward attached, so this one should be no different. If you have to, make the max level daily a different daily.


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