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by ejfuller
Mon Sep 29, 2008 5:29 pm
Forum: Xbox 360 games
Topic: Broken ranking system
Replies: 10
Views: 10451

Re: Broken ranking system

That's not true. I player in several games just yesterday and had someone from the opposing team quit in three games in a row. One quit during the second hand, one quit in the middle of the game and another quit halfway through the last hand. In all three cases, my rank remained unchanged. My partne...
by ejfuller
Sun Sep 28, 2008 10:47 am
Forum: Xbox 360 games
Topic: Broken ranking system
Replies: 10
Views: 10451

Re: Broken ranking system

What about the people who are left in the game after someone quits? Penalizing quitters is one thing, but if winning the game doesn't count for anything, everyone else, in particular the winning team, is being penalized too.
by ejfuller
Sun Sep 28, 2008 8:55 am
Forum: Xbox 360 games
Topic: Broken ranking system
Replies: 10
Views: 10451

Broken ranking system

The ranking system on Hardwood Spades seems to have changed several times since the game was released. When it first came out, there was no penalty for quitting. Lots of people would play a game until the last hand and then quit if they were losing with no penalty. The people remaining in the game w...
by ejfuller
Fri Mar 31, 2006 11:49 am
Forum: Xbox 360 games
Topic: How did the update fair?
Replies: 6
Views: 5173

I am still experiencing lock-ups when playing Spades. Sometimes my game cmopletely freezes and I have to restart my Xbox 360 to get it to do anything. This doesn't happen often, but it has happened several times after a game has ended during the showing of the final score. The problem that I get mos...
by ejfuller
Thu Mar 02, 2006 1:29 pm
Forum: Xbox 360 games
Topic: Hardwood Hearts causing Xbox 360's to freeze up
Replies: 136
Views: 72407

One feature I'd like to see added to the game is the option to allow spades to be led even if spades haven't been broken. I also wouldn't mind seeing some improved AI in the computer players, especially when it comes to bidding, defeating a nil bid and protecting a nil bid.