This game breeds this kind of toxicity with it’s asinine dictation of how and what we use in what activities. [spoiler]strike[/spoiler]. I think the solution would be that if the match is won AFK don't get SH*T. It'd be hilarious if all you people reporting them got banned for misuse of the report feature. Cheating in Destiny 2, however, can be met with a swift ban. The problem is knowing where to draw the line. What’s most surprising about the AFK Forge Farm situation is that Bungie hadn't implemented this change sooner. It is the 21st rank out of 50 in the game, and requires very little time to achieve. [/quote]Is that seriously your defense? best. Soliciting/Plagiarism/Phishing/Impersonation, This site uses cookies to provide you with the best possible user experience. Players will need to re-enter the queue if they wish to enter the activity again. Bungie launches a server side fix that will prevent Destiny 2 players from using Forges to farm Umbral Engrams for power levels. Take a minute to review our Code of Conduct before submitting your post. Players have been using this process to achieve a number of different goals, from farming materials to activity “completions,” and Bungie only addressed the end goal and not the source of the farm. © Valve Corporation. share. I only started like a couple of games ago. #Halo #Reach. I have seen this on xbox too.. its going on in forges as well. Weigh the possible consequences. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the policies documented at, Our policies have recently changed. I feel afking is the worst sin. What’s most surprising about the AFK Forge Farm situation is that Bungie hadn't implemented this change sooner. If you lower your level, you'll match into the forge with people who are also AFK farming. Except the drop rate in gambit prime is awful, so If only you could still keep the chance of it dropping without actually playing... The forges is for materials, but I did not know this was happening to be honest? If they had vendors weapons and rotating rolls each week, another feature in D1 that we no longer have, it would also help alleviate the problem. By clicking 'Accept', you agree to the updated policies documented at, Our policies have recently changed. After my report, they're usually gone in the next two minutes or so. I'm amazed the management at this company is letting this go on so long. Note: This is ONLY to be used to report spam, advertising, and problematic (harassment, fighting, or rude) posts. Play nice. Valus Ta'aurc. save hide report. As a result, the AFK Forge Farm that Destiny 2 players were using to power level is gone. By clicking 'Accept', you agree to the updated policies documented at, Our policies have recently changed. just let us report them, then permanently ban them. Tbh there is no difference between a cheater and a cheater. As soon as we spawn in, one ran into the action, the other continually spins in circles then rockets themselves. From gambit to forges AFK farming is being hyped up all over the place. It doesn’t matter if the Forge activity is a failure or a success, there is at least one button press required to start a new Forge run. Just people being selfish and then immature about it. [quote][b]Posted by:[/b] Bat Z People just rubber band there controller so they just stand there spinning around so they dont get booted.. Bungie is a bunch of -blam!-ing cowards. Now, any future situations that could benefit from AFK Forge Farming will not work. I know people say leave and start a new but I shouldn’t have to. Bungie obviously needs the player numbers. He's well protected, but with the right team, we can punch through those defenses, take this beast out, and break their grip on Freehold, Hey beginner programmer here, just as a lesson what are macros? Participation bounties and quest steps should go away. This isn't unique to Destiny; players go AFK in Heroes of the Storm or use bots in Hearthstone for the same reason: to get in-game rewards from … By clicking 'Accept', you agree to the policies documented at, This site uses cookies to provide you with the best possible user experience. The problem is people want the little icon on their screen but they don't want to do boring activities over and over. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the policies documented at, Our policies have recently changed. There are many solutions to the problem, but when your developers are so stingy with some of the best loot in the game, and you can get it easiest from AFK farm, people are gonna do that. And people can’t figure out why we don’t want matchmaking for raids. Colonel happens to be under the bar for ranks in Halo: Reach. So if they can't fix this on the fly because of manpower issues or other priorities, get rid of Gambit until they can. loser Post, Download on the AppStore All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries. Those -blam!- have put it in there for lip service. Click the button below to start this article in quick view. I just run my strikes and I either have help or I don’t. Player since 9/26/2010 Lt Colonel Grade 2 You could have played less than 10 games of multiplayer each day since release and reach above Major. A one-stop shop for all things video games. whats AFK? I've seen the same person botting strikes like 2 months after reporting him. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the updated policies documented at, {{client.users[message.memberFromId].displayName}}. It was the legendary HC to have for crucible, nothing compared. Or ghost.. Loading, please wait. Its one thing to have to afk because of a sudden situation like the door bell or dog wanting out. You could have played less than 10 games of multiplayer each day since release and reach above Major. I think Bungie should just shut down Gambit. Last man standing is one of two shotguns in the game that can roll one two punch, the other being emperor’s courtesy. I only started like a couple of games ago. Soliciting/Plagiarism/Phishing/Impersonation, This site uses cookies to provide you with the best possible user experience. It has tremendous potential but really is a failure overall. If people are constantly doing it and admitting to doing it why don’t you take charge. Well, I have been playing The Forge since Saturday and every day is the same thing... yesterday it was fine for me except for a few that tried, because they haven't gotten the message yet. I was solo & got matchmade with a pair of clan Guardians. Edit I actually would prefer strikes solo vs sharing the glorious kills with blueberries. Bungie grow too soft against cheater or exploiter. The AFK Forge farm has been a common Destiny 2 exploit for nearly two years. Is it still a problem? Best guess is that some folks are only there for the completion bounties or rewards, and they know they’ll receive them anyway and won’t get vote-kicked out or anything. Cancel Your role as a moderator enables you immediately ban this user from messaging (bypassing the report queue) if you select a punishment. Loading, please wait. Just wanted to explain my small rank. How do you get it? Just play the game, please. I report these players constantly and Bungie might as well make a change to avoid it altogether given how often it does happen (seems like every other game to me). How? They don’t give a -blam!- about people playing and concentrate on stacking the numbers with AFKers and cheats. Normally, focused Umbral Engrams are only supposed to offer an increase in power for a limited time (depending on a player’s Prismatic Recaster upgrades), but Armor-Focused Umbral Engrams do not abide by those rules.