With Season 3 nearing its end, we would like to give you a brief idea about our perspective on it and what to look forward to in Season 4.
In S3, we took a chance to let players enjoy the game in the way that they like and that works for them, rather than forcing everyone to play in the same brutal world ruled by huge clans.
While we feel our approach worked to some extent, there were numerous problems, including:
—Not enough diversity:
we focused on clan size, which is one of the major parameters for gameplay, but not the only one - progression speed, distribution of maps, different gameplay parameters are all extremely important too and they were the same across all realms
—Difficulties with moderation:
any restriction that you add to the game creates room for abusing it and griefing, and because of the amount of realms it was extremely hard for us to enforce rules everywhere.
—Too granular split of playerbase:...