On Wed Jul 05 15:08:47 2000, Zachary Uram wrote:
> indeed
> we need to build playerbase
> lack of t is a function of the playerbase 
> On Wed, 5 Jul 2000, James Cameron wrote:
> > On Wed, Jul 05, 2000 at 12:48:49AM -0400, Zachary Uram wrote:
> > > i know we can't ALWAYS have t-mode but certainly there are ways
> > > of addressing the pitiful lack of it
> > 
> > We could easily adopt "two players for t-mode", but I don't think
> > the statistics kept on players would be particularly useful then.

Why not have "mini T-mode", during which it is only possible to take
frontline planets? For example, with 2 on 2 you can take each
others frontline planets, with 3 on 3 the 7 most forward planets and
finally with 4 on 4 all planets. This could even be used to balance
in case of 3 on 4 or even 2 on 4...

Just a thought, Frank
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