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# 1 Dancing on hoverboat?
06-18-2014, 04:38 AM
On my last race I saw someone doing samba moves while on the hoverboat. During the race he was just standing at attention. The hoverboat was not moving left and right.
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# 2
06-18-2014, 07:50 AM
It would have been more fun if he did the sleep or sleeping emote.

To be honest; he/she didn't hurt anyone with this, so, what's the actual problem?
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# 3
06-18-2014, 07:55 AM
Yes, you can do it. It is funny.
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# 4
06-19-2014, 09:16 AM
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Originally Posted by stoutes View Post
It would have been more fun if he did the sleep or sleeping emote.

To be honest; he/she didn't hurt anyone with this, so, what's the actual problem?
Problem is that it makes you faster that other contestants. You don't bob and weave but move in direct line. I raced against one person who was doing this (advanced samba) and at that starting stretch he was gaining on me. We both had superior powerboards and tribble buff.
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# 5
06-19-2014, 10:45 AM
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Problem is that it makes you faster that other contestants. You don't bob and weave but move in direct line. I raced against one person who was doing this (advanced samba) and at that starting stretch he was gaining on me. We both had superior powerboards and tribble buff.
AFAIK, the 'bob and weave' bit is automatic and has nothing to do with your actual direction of travel and speed and everything else. Also, the Tribble buff does not affect powerboards at all.

Basically, it's a visual bug and nothing more.
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# 6
06-20-2014, 09:42 PM
I knew this was possible on the floater, but when I tried on the powerboard I couldn't get it to work. I'll have to try it again. Risa has some fun bugs. Anyone ever try hover napping?
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# 7
06-20-2014, 10:09 PM
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Anyone ever try hover napping?
Hover Napping? ... BRB ...
Please ... Make it so ...!
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