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Why don't they make it count as a win for you if your opponent ragequits?

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3 years ago#1
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3 years ago#2
Because you wouldn't have actually won. Granted, the one who ragequits should probably be penalized in some way, like being forced to release one of the pokemon in their party or something.
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3 years ago#3
I'm pretty sure it's because they don't want to penalize people who legitimately have terrible internet just because some people are ragequitters.
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3 years ago#4
Also not all disconnects are ragequits. Some have genuinely network problem
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3 years ago#5
Plus I think Nintendo's wi-fi is pretty crappy. It seems like no matter how good your connection is it still has issues.
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3 years ago#6
I can't help but think that 95% of disconnects are ragequits. I'm sure the other 5% wouldn't be too butthurt about it if a rule like that was implemented.
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3 years ago#7
HeyWheresKel posted...
I can't help but think that 95% of disconnects are ragequits. I'm sure the other 5% wouldn't be too butthurt about it if a rule like that was implemented.


That's your opinion, not fact. There are quite a few people that have a crappy connection or get pulled away from the game for legitimate reasons.
3 years ago#8
Bass50 posted...
HeyWheresKel posted...
I can't help but think that 95% of disconnects are ragequits. I'm sure the other 5% wouldn't be too butthurt about it if a rule like that was implemented.


That's your opinion, not fact. There are quite a few people that have a crappy connection or get pulled away from the game for legitimate reasons.


This. I've seen several people people disconnect on me while they were winning. Although most people who have to quit early for legetimate reason just forfeit, like a man.
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3 years ago#9
Bass50 posted...
HeyWheresKel posted...
I can't help but think that 95% of disconnects are ragequits. I'm sure the other 5% wouldn't be too butthurt about it if a rule like that was implemented.


That's your opinion, not fact.


I'm sorry, was that not obvious?
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3 years ago#10
Who really cares? It's not like you're losing any competitive experience.
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