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    Taking a peak in after a 2 month absence has yielded surprisingly good results (if only on the surface); good group variety, solid server population, and a seemingly much more enjoyable game. I must admit, I did not expect this server to make such a quick turnaround but I am happy to see it. With my 3 week winter break approaching I may even get back in game, if only for a little while. Props to DayZRP and Rolle for keeping this place going! 

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    Hello everyone! Happy to be back!

    I approve of your new name and welcome back boss!
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    502nd Rozviduvalʹna Rota (Open Recruitment)

    Perhaps I'm mistaken but aren't age requirements for groups not allowed considering there's already one to play on the server in the first place?
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    Return of Mod?

    Honestly the Arma 2 Mod needs to stay dead. It's 5 years outdated and everything you could want from that game can and has been ported to Arm3 which is already started to show its own age.
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    The mod has only recently been revived. Therefore all those skins that you and me both bought only amount to a simple username color change. Sorry
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    DayZ Standalone Experimental 0.63

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    Return of Mod?

    Considering our SA server usually has 0 players, why not? Why complain about more variety?
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    What happened...

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    Platform Switch Discussion

    Beta will bring some people back but even then people will get bored quickly and dissipate sooner than we'd probably like. It's too late for DayZ.
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    The HighwayMen

    Group logo?
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    The REDS (Recruiting)

    I found a plethora of areas of concerns that you should consider changing. It's always cool to have a theme video, but I promise you that it's much cooler if it's an embedded video so people can watch the video from the DayZRP site. In order to further understand the cracks in the group, one must look at the character backstory's themselves. Vladimir Makarov's backstory makes little to sense. The VDV were sent to maintain the forced quarantine between Chernarus and Russia. On top of that it wasn't just 5 guys who were sent, it was roughly 50 people. The revolution that is also mentioned is also a fantasy. All those errors mentioned are repeated in Yuri Reznov's story. To make matters worse when friendly community member @Kainbrought initially brought these issues to light with much more detail, no effort at all was made to remedy these poor character pages. Finally Merek Cernek seems to be lost in this group. Was he not a rabid nationalist hellbent on eliminating all communists in South Zagoria? It would take years to re indoctrinate someone in a different ideology if that person had been a nationalist his entire life and killed many men in the name of anti-communism. The backstory is only one paragraph. When I was in the staff the standard was 3 paragraphs but considering the admins haven't touched one group since I was around anything might go nowadays. The backstory is filled with many strange twists and unnecessary facts that make the backstory as confusing as the purpose of the group. If Vladimir wants to help this doctor to cure the infection then why steer his group down a dark path? Wouldn't the doctor stand more of a chance of being successful if they stayed a hero group? Why is it important that Wolfgang and Vladimir got drunk together one night? That fact seems kind of just thrown in there for no reason. After stating that Vladimir was in Nordic Battlegroup you say he was considering joining. Was he in Nordic group or wasn't he? Why was he frustrated with the peace they were trying to create? Did he not just spend lots of time helping a doctor find a cure for the disease so that there would be long lasting peace once the outbreak subsided? Where the fuck did this idea of Robin Hood Socialism come from and how come all of sudden every member in Vladimir group share that? I would've understood pure banditry as it had been alluded to previously, but nothing about socialism has been mentioned. Then the backstory just concludes one paragraph later. Every single line before that essentially just established how Vladimir met every single member and a line or two about what he individually believed and then there's two lines actually devoted to the creation of the group and what it stands for. There really needs to be more depth added to the creation of the group and what it stands for and less about the life of Vladmir. The Red Book is neat touch A feel as if 'declaration' the wrong choice of words and should be replaced with the word 'code'. Look up the definition and declaration and hopefully you'll agree with me. You mention in your goals the town of Krasota. Is this even a town in South Zagoria or this a name you plan on giving to a town of your choice? Again where did these communist ideas come from? Anyone who read your backstory would be as confused as I am especially considering there is a hard core nationalist present on the roster. This addition of communism is the weakest point of the group as it has no real foundation anywhere but if this just another communist group then why don't just join the PCC considering your values would be in sync. Overall the group leaves me very confused. Some of the goals are neat and I like the idea of the Red book and the Red Code but this needs a lot work. Good luck.
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    The Faceless Organisation (TFO) - Open Recruiement

    This group appears to be more dead than the server population. The majority it's members haven't been game in the last month nor have they even been on the forums. "Hey Old Yeller, let's go outside real quick, just you and me"
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    80-100 player servers

    We really need to justify even having a 60 player server before we can start to eye something larger.
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    Reset the In-Game timeline back to One Day After Breakout.

    Lore wipe or time warp; things wont be drastically different. -1 from me.
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    Video Game Nostalgia Thread

    Medal of Honor: Airborne This was the first real shooter I ever played. Anytime I hear the signature theme music it takes me away back to the days of PS2 singleplayer and split screen only gaming. Minecraft: This game was my gateway into multiplayer gaming and although I don't play it anymore, I can only remember good memories about this game.
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    Re-instate the LoreMasters

    As usual your posts reflect a fantasy dream land where Tomeran is still a LM, Kovars Market is still around, and we're playing the mod instead of standalone. I would have loved to put forth some of the scenarios you mentioned but with this community and this game, none of those would ever be possible. Instead we had to resort to those events which according to you are a no go. I'm sorry if it wasn't up to your hyper ideological standard but it's what we had to do and we got almost all positive feedback about it. If you had a problem with our events then you should have pushed forward an event or two of your own other than the simple 'Open Air Market at Kovars' or post some constructive staff feedback instead of bitching after the fact. It's time to come down to reality, and if you can't then maybe you should leave, again. Because this place will never be able to satisfy you like it once did.
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    Star Wars: The Clone Wars #CloneWarsSaved Thread

    I was a never a fan of the addition of Ashoka but I've always been a fan of the prequels and the clone wars so this is still very much appreciated!
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    I'm back after 5? years

    Nah, we out here.
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    Blois here...

    Welcome and good luck on your app.
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    DayZ 0.63/BETA Discussion Thread

    There's already several threads regarding Beta. Here's the most popular one.
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    It’s Time to Say Goodbye

    So long Darra.
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    My Watch Has Ended

    Hello all, I was notified earlier today that my position was no longer necessary and that I was to be forced out of LM. For better or for worse I understand the decision if it is a little disappointing. I was never the most visible staff or the one who did the most work, but I did take all my work very seriously and I hope the stuff I did that was visible to the community was at least appreciated. It's hard to think that I had been in staff for seven months and in that time I was able to work and hangout with many great people, most of which are still with us. I'd like to thank the staff team, past and present, for assisting me but even more importantly for simply doing their job. A lot of what staff does, especially the moderators and support is never made public and therefore goes unnoticed. I'll end this staff termination thread with a very short list of thank you's. @Major-What can I say, you always were the top LM and in some way, you probably always will be and we both know I never would have joined staff if you weren't in it already. I look forward to that beach trip @Taryn-Although we didn't work with each other for all too long I came to count you even after you changed positions. You will make a great GM. @Dvlinhb @Kain @Mademoiselle -To the next generation of LM's, I'm sorry it had to turn out this way, but even if y'all aren't apart of staff, you just as well should be. Keep doing what y'all doing, and only good things will come. And one final thank you to everyone who helped with any event or simply just sent me a lore questions on the forums. That might seem petty, but every time I could do my job and help someone out made me feel really satisfied. This is LM PCJames, signing off, (from staff)
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    Re-instate the LoreMasters

    While I did vote yes, I fear that our efforts here may be futile. I'd like to bring to light three recent suggestions where the community voted yes and both would be easy to implement or one case keep the same, and yet the opposite of the community's wishes occurred. Regardless, if the LM was reinstated for some reason (which by looking at Rolle's answers to Mexi on ask the admins doesn't look like it will happen regardless of the poll) it would need to be given much more power than it had before. Back during the mod the LM's were on the same level as admins and they were able to spawn in anything from arma 2, create RCON messages, and archive groups on a whim. Our most recent LM team had none of those powers yet the staff description for LM still stated that it was to be on par with being an admin. Why was the position watered down so much over the years? Being a shell of what it used to be, being LM was tough as in order to do almost anything you had to bug another 'higher up' staff member and get them help you. Therefore, unless the position is amended and allowed its full power, then it's really not even worth bringing back.
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    My Watch Has Ended

    I do still plan on posting that country by country update soon. It was delayed because of a death in the family of one of the contributors.
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    The Order

    I'm a little confused on what this group is supposed to be? Any reader who glanced at your goals would think this is another iteration of the UN or simply another good matured medical rp group but the fact that you only have one doctor and almost everyone else is simply security has me thinking otherwise. One doctor being surrounded by grunts does not necessarily make you a medical rp group if only person actually has medical expertise. Just consider any scenario where the one doctor isn't online and won't be for some time. What exactly are the 'security' supposed to be doing?