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# 112
01-09-2013, 04:31 PM
Originally Posted by nynik View Post
The idea behind his formula is to guage participation. What actions define participation? If someone sets another person on follow and engages a keyboard macro to repeatedly spam spacebar on target of target (who they are afk following)... are they then participating?

A player regulated vote to kick feature is the best option (with inbuilt safeguards naturally).
A kick feature will always be abusable, but removing any rewards or mission-completion credit for AFK'ers destroys any incentive to even enter the map to waste everyone's time. This also addresses the player who plays only 1 minute, then goes away to watch TV.