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Join Date: Jul 2013
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I watch the respawn counter 10 times longer than I actually play, why is this damn thing 75 seconds long? I end up just Alt-Tabbing out and watching TV.
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# 2
09-06-2013, 09:39 PM
Different missions and different situations have different respawn counters. It depends on when and where you are and what you're doing.

I haven't seen a respawn timer longer than 10 seconds.
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# 3
09-06-2013, 09:49 PM
Each time you die in a short amount of time the counter increases it is meant to punish people who keep dying to much. Only way to avoid it to stop dying a lot in a short period of time. The timer does not increase if you go long periods of time between death.
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# 4
09-06-2013, 09:53 PM
In STFs, the more you die, the higher your respawn timer. After about three minutes or so, it resets.

Same thing for NWS except that it doesn't reset.
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# 5
09-06-2013, 09:55 PM
yeah its really stupid and it hurts the team.

whenever i notice someone in a pug dying too much, i just leave.
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# 6
09-06-2013, 09:59 PM
You're right, dying a lot does hurt the team. People should stop doing that.
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# 7
09-07-2013, 06:57 AM
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yeah its really stupid and it hurts the team.
Counter does not hurt the team; people who die too often, do.

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whenever i notice someone in a pug dying too much, i just leave.
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