Originally posted by AptPatzerYour opponents do not have to claim a time-out victory. It is just an option in regular games. Explain your situation and ask if they will wait.
Is paying you money literally the only way to avoid this disaster? Because if so, you can be assured that that, more than anything, will be the reason I NEVER subscribe to a premium membership.
I am fuming right now. This type of featurelock is the most outdated, primitive, and short-sighted business model.
Originally posted by AptPatzerWhy do so many people on the internet think that everything in the world should be available to them for a cost of absolutely zilch? If you want the full functionality of the site, then you will have to PAY for it!
... This type of featurelock is the most outdated, primitive, and short-sighted business model.
Originally posted by AptPatzerYou know, just to match your own attitude and sense of entitlement, all I have to say to you then is don't let the door hit you in the butt on your way out.
I am completely uninterested in any option where I'm at my opponent's mercy.
If my time expires I fully expect for them to let my flag fall.
And if my opponents exceed their allotted time and I am around then I'll kick their flag to the ground without the slightest hesitation.
I *may* be able to bring my game load to zero by the time I depart for ...[text shortened]... on the road because I'd rather not give someone else control over whether I live or die either.
Originally posted by AptPatzerAre you aware that all members (subscribers or non-subscribers) can create a game with up to 49 days to move that does not involve using any vacation days? Just stick to games with the maximum time-out and time bank settings.
It's not so much that I lack the option. It's that the option is feature locked to subscribers.
Why not give nonsubscribers a little bit of time for extenuating circumstances?
All you guys can do is defend this site because you're entrenched in its policy and structure because you're fanboys.
RHP is not my favorite correspondence site. It is my le ...[text shortened]... three have every single feature this site has and more. And offer a lot more to nonsubscribers.