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[PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 3:21 pm
by Viking Jess
Hey YoFans!

Click here to listen to Episode 14!
Click here for the previous episode!

What's in This Episode?
Feature/Art Updates!
The developer and art teams are hard at work making YoWorld even better! We're getting closer to auction house improvements, sweet new updates we still can't talk about yet... And a super sweet "June Event" that we hope you'll enjoy!

Plus, we're on our way toward a Safari Expedition... Strap in!

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Topic of the Week: You Asked... Frequently!
This week, Jess, Cameron, and Robyn sit down to answer as many common player questions as we can fit into one episode! Tune in to hear answers to questions like...
    What is happening with YoWorld.com?
    Why can't all decor items rotate in 4 directions all the time?
    Can you make [item] layer better?
    What's up with prices?
    Can there be new items in coin run chests?
    Why aren't you policing events? Do you even read reports?
    Can we get more unique house interiors? Why can't we change the floors and walls outside?
...And more!

As with anything in YoWorld, we are always on the lookout for your feedback. If you have any comments, concerns, queries, conundrums, congratulations or anything else alliterative, please make sure to let us know below.


Your Assignments This Week
• Watch for an awesome new contest announcement coming this week... You're gonna love it!
• Is there anything you'd love us to dig into for the next episode? If we pick your suggested topic from this thread, you'll get 50 YoCash for a small spending spree!

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:01 pm
by XxSuperMarioxX (104376062)
This been going on for weeks the auction house improvements and to be honest would like to know abit about this new update and what your planning to do because am getting really happy about this auction house improvements and I want to know what new stuff we going to see!

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:03 pm
by Viking Jess
XxSuperMarioxX (104376062) wrote:This been going on for weeks the auction house improvements and to be honest would like to know abit about this new update and what your planning to do because am getting really happy about this auction house improvements and I want to know what new stuff we going to see!


Soon! As soon as we can possibly make it happen, promise. We want it to be good! :heart:

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:07 pm
by XFLisa (102303317)
Topic suggestion: How and who decides what things move to the depot? Do you look at the data and see how people use them? Or is it throwing a dart at a balloon (I know you don't really do this). It seems inconsistent and it seems like some of the most useful items are leaving. I know it seems like we don't need 400 different kinds of rocks or BEAMS! but we do. This is going to be important for us to understand if more things will be leaving.


Please don't change the visit chests yet. I don't have Dandi yet!

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:25 pm
by Valentina RoseWood (116782511)
A lot of my friends and I have discussed this, but we would love sort of an "outfits tab" for rooms! So you could switch up the style for roleplays, your mood, the occasion ect. Would be awesome!! :heart: :heart: :heart: Could that happen any time soon?

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:26 pm
by Rod (126579776)
Valentina RoseWood (116782511) wrote:A lot of my friends and I have discussed this, but we would love sort of an "outfits tab" for rooms! So you could switch up the style for roleplays, your mood, the occasion ect. Would be awesome!! :heart: :heart: :heart: Could that happen any time soon?

Very, very interesting idea. You win the prize for today!

What a cool way to get players to willingly spend more money....... :smug:

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:32 pm
by Valentina RoseWood (116782511)
Also threw a listening party in making friends! Come all
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Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:33 pm
by XxSuperMarioxX (104376062)
Viking Jess wrote:
XxSuperMarioxX (104376062) wrote:This been going on for weeks the auction house improvements and to be honest would like to know abit about this new update and what your planning to do because am getting really happy about this auction house improvements and I want to know what new stuff we going to see!


Soon! As soon as we can possibly make it happen, promise. We want it to be good! :heart:


Hope you tell us soon :)

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:47 pm
by Natalie BonVertre (180230781)
I have a question is there going to be a mafia theme coming up sometime :)

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 5:53 pm
by DocxFishheadxyoc (187419893)
Hi girls and boys. The new Bonus is not so good. The old was always a surprise. And we need more work. I have some Ideas. So your Buddy need help clean his House. That would be funny. Ore searching things. Stars, Hearts, worms what ever. In the stores ore on the street, in Friends Houses. I hope u understand what i mean. More challenges. Would be cool. What do u think about? Thanx for reading.

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 6:04 pm
by Nancy (113683590)
I have a question for the next broadcast. Is there any chance of showing if we already own an item before buying it, whether it be from the store or auction house? If there was a little box that said "You own ___ of this item" it would help to avoid buying duplicates of something you only need one of.

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 6:30 pm
by one marby (10516916)
UGH! :wailing: My lap top! I have to wait to read the podcast... I cannot hear it through the laptop... old one problems, lol...not YoWorld related. :thumbsup: On another note... There is a question & perhaps it has been asked before but... here goes... "IF" a long time player has made the decision to leave YoWorld & YoMobile :phone: ... ( through NO fault of BVG :angel: ... Just where life & finances & disabilities are :sad: , real :rose: taking precedence over fantasy :trophy: :trophy: ) Is there anyway >>> ANY way at all to set up some sort of raffle :idea: or UN complicated give away :gift: ... and all the houses that one would leave... what do you at BVG think? :eh: :eh: :eh: :eh: :hug: :hug: :hug:

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 8:08 pm
by Arnold (12789920)
Remember the 15 the podcast ? You ate on that podcast . Eating is good materiel for a podcast . You should eat on the next episode , episode 15. Jacob also ate some chips on the 16th podcast if I remember correctly. Please put my suggestion under consideration. Thanks <3 :hug:

Also the 15 the podcast was Jess's first podcast you guys were short on microphones back then . It will probably be Amanda's first podcast on 15 .

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Thu Jun 01, 2017 10:07 pm
by PrynsesS (109592260)
Nancy (113683590) wrote:I have a question for the next broadcast. Is there any chance of showing if we already own an item before buying it, whether it be from the store or auction house? If there was a little box that said "You own ___ of this item" it would help to avoid buying duplicates of something you only need one of.


That would be brilliant - especially for when a new theme comes out and one rushes to store to try to buy as much of it as I can afford.. and lose track of what I have purchased, it would save having to stop, check inventory etc :thumbsup:

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Fri Jun 02, 2017 5:32 am
by Queenie (108874167)
May I say something about the chests? I can appreciate what you said about them regarding changing items, however, I feel it would be better to bring back the gift boxes and do away with chests. That way, we won't end up with a pile of either chests or keys that we are unable to use when the theme is changed. It may also (or maybe not) give BVG 2 things to create (box and contents) rather than 3 (chests, keys, contents)

Just a thought, I feel it would be much more advantageous

Thank you :)

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Fri Jun 02, 2017 9:25 am
by Sam Holmes (139381965)
I liked it when you did a written summary of the events. I prefer reading than listening.

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Fri Jun 02, 2017 4:35 pm
by AnaGram YW2 (9698942)
Could you please provide the transcripts for podcasts. Text transcripts would help people who are deaf or hard of hearing, as well as to people who don't understand English. Making Web services accessible for all users is very important and a best practice nowadays. Thank you.

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Fri Jun 02, 2017 4:44 pm
by Smitten Kitten (136864592)
Really enjoyed listening to this particular Podcast. Chock full of good information and very much appreciate your attempts to address many of the concerns posted here on the forums recently.

Looking forward to hearing from Amanda on the next one! :thumbsup: :D :heart:

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Fri Jun 02, 2017 10:15 pm
by fbyosallplay (4152024)
a lot of info tnx :) :)

Re: [PODCAST] The YoWorld Update Episode 14: You Asked...

PostPosted: Sat Jun 03, 2017 5:57 pm
by Lady HoHoHo (119454292)
I just got finished listening to the podcast and I have to say, I bet it is hard to try to make all of us Yos happy. So many suggestions and ideas we give you that we want to see...plus so many fixes and projects going on on your end to complete. Listening to you all explain these things made me see there is only so much someone...or people...can do at one time. It seems as if you all have your plate full over there at BVG. I honestly don't see how you do it.

Here is a big hug to you all! :hug: