[INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Miss TiFied (8432514) » Fri Nov 23, 2018 4:38 pm

Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Rod (126579776) wrote:And I'm done suggesting a music theme. Obviously this game is filled with a lot of players who don't enjoy music. :haha:

Oh wait, that doesn't make me laugh. :sad:

I love music! However, I just don't see very much that can be done in this game with a "music" theme, if that makes sense! This is all visual, where's the noize?! :( Really, what kinda songs could they really get? :?: Same for a dance/rave theme! Why? We wouldn't get the noize that goes with it! ;)

I'd rather see a music theme than Morocco Part III and I don't know if you've forgotten but the game does have a Nightclub theme.

That's also a venue that relies heavily on music but that doesn't stop us Yos buying that stuff and using it widely.

We've even got dancing NPCs in-game, as well as flashing dancefloors and tiles etc.

This game will never be all it can be if we keep voting for the same 'safe' themes all the time because our individual imaginations cannot envisage certain concepts :sad:
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Lainie (124009750) » Fri Nov 23, 2018 4:47 pm

I've just realised that I don't do most themes as such... unless I want to. I just want items I can use for my own projects,, :)
I had to think about my interests - and then I realised that I seldom do conventional deorating. I have no idea when I last did a bathroom. :haha:
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Lainie (124009750) » Fri Nov 23, 2018 4:49 pm

Lainie (124009750) wrote:I've just realised that I don't do most themes as such... unless I want to. I just want items I can use for my own projects,, :)
I had to think about my interests - and then I realised that I seldom do conventional decorating. I have no idea when I last did a bathroom. :haha:

Edited to say that I have great bowel movements... :devil:
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Snorty (3054329) » Fri Nov 23, 2018 5:45 pm

Lainie (124009750) wrote:
Lainie (124009750) wrote:I've just realised that I don't do most themes as such... unless I want to. I just want items I can use for my own projects,, :)
I had to think about my interests - and then I realised that I seldom do conventional decorating. I have no idea when I last did a bathroom. :haha:

Edited to say that I have great bowel movements... :devil:

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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Anthony SpaceTime (102235402) » Fri Nov 23, 2018 6:29 pm

Miss TiFied (8432514) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Rod (126579776) wrote:And I'm done suggesting a music theme. Obviously this game is filled with a lot of players who don't enjoy music. :haha:

Oh wait, that doesn't make me laugh. :sad:

I love music! However, I just don't see very much that can be done in this game with a "music" theme, if that makes sense! This is all visual, where's the noize?! :( Really, what kinda songs could they really get? :?: Same for a dance/rave theme! Why? We wouldn't get the noize that goes with it! ;)

I'd rather see a music theme than Morocco Part III and I don't know if you've forgotten but the game does have a Nightclub theme.

That's also a venue that relies heavily on music but that doesn't stop us Yos buying that stuff and using it widely.

We've even got dancing NPCs in-game, as well as flashing dancefloors and tiles etc.

This game will never be all it can be if we keep voting for the same 'safe' themes all the time because our individual imaginations cannot envisage certain concepts :sad:


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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Katherine (121079165) » Fri Nov 23, 2018 6:37 pm

Miss TiFied (8432514) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Rod (126579776) wrote:And I'm done suggesting a music theme. Obviously this game is filled with a lot of players who don't enjoy music. :haha:

Oh wait, that doesn't make me laugh. :sad:

I love music! However, I just don't see very much that can be done in this game with a "music" theme, if that makes sense! This is all visual, where's the noize?! :( Really, what kinda songs could they really get? :?: Same for a dance/rave theme! Why? We wouldn't get the noize that goes with it! ;)

I'd rather see a music theme than Morocco Part III and I don't know if you've forgotten but the game does have a Nightclub theme.

That's also a venue that relies heavily on music but that doesn't stop us Yos buying that stuff and using it widely.

We've even got dancing NPCs in-game, as well as flashing dancefloors and tiles etc.

This game will never be all it can be if we keep voting for the same 'safe' themes all the time because our individual imaginations cannot envisage certain concepts :sad:

Hey! I wanted cyberpunk! And have you seen the dystopian future/apocalypse pictures I have posted in the suggestion thread?! ;) :hug:
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Miss TiFied (8432514) » Fri Nov 23, 2018 7:04 pm

Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Miss TiFied (8432514) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Rod (126579776) wrote:And I'm done suggesting a music theme. Obviously this game is filled with a lot of players who don't enjoy music. :haha:

Oh wait, that doesn't make me laugh. :sad:

I love music! However, I just don't see very much that can be done in this game with a "music" theme, if that makes sense! This is all visual, where's the noize?! :( Really, what kinda songs could they really get? :?: Same for a dance/rave theme! Why? We wouldn't get the noize that goes with it! ;)

I'd rather see a music theme than Morocco Part III and I don't know if you've forgotten but the game does have a Nightclub theme.

That's also a venue that relies heavily on music but that doesn't stop us Yos buying that stuff and using it widely.

We've even got dancing NPCs in-game, as well as flashing dancefloors and tiles etc.

This game will never be all it can be if we keep voting for the same 'safe' themes all the time because our individual imaginations cannot envisage certain concepts :sad:

Hey! I wanted cyberpunk! And have you seen the dystopian future/apocalypse pictures I have posted in the suggestion thread?! ;) :hug:

Apologies Katherine - I honestly wasn't personalising my comment...........I meant generally, however, I was rebutting your point about there being no music :hug:

I have no clue how they're going to interpret Kio's theme and had no vision in mind about it at all, but I voted for it because it's something different and I think the game needs more 'different'..............LOADS more 'different' actually :haha: :love:
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Kio (185180932) » Fri Nov 23, 2018 8:31 pm

Miss TiFied (8432514) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Rod (126579776) wrote:And I'm done suggesting a music theme. Obviously this game is filled with a lot of players who don't enjoy music. :haha:

Oh wait, that doesn't make me laugh. :sad:

I love music! However, I just don't see very much that can be done in this game with a "music" theme, if that makes sense! This is all visual, where's the noize?! :( Really, what kinda songs could they really get? :?: Same for a dance/rave theme! Why? We wouldn't get the noize that goes with it! ;)

I'd rather see a music theme than Morocco Part III and I don't know if you've forgotten but the game does have a Nightclub theme.

That's also a venue that relies heavily on music but that doesn't stop us Yos buying that stuff and using it widely.

We've even got dancing NPCs in-game, as well as flashing dancefloors and tiles etc.

This game will never be all it can be if we keep voting for the same 'safe' themes all the time because our individual imaginations cannot envisage certain concepts :sad:

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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Skylar Heartbinder (119863787) » Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:15 pm

So, we're getting another farm and retreat, but no Cyberpunk? :( Cyberpunk and Paranormal were only ones that I was looking forward to out of options given.

Next time can we please get some themes never seen before? Or at least themes that were only here once?
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby STaRsHaPLUSHYOFA (104185601) » Sun Nov 25, 2018 6:00 pm

Skylar Heartbinder (119863787) wrote:So, we're getting another farm and retreat, but no Cyberpunk? :( Cyberpunk and Paranormal were only ones that I was looking forward to out of options given.

Next time can we please get some themes never seen before? Or at least themes that were only here once?



I so agree with the repeated themes not being done again. Hoping the tiny house one is set in Seattle. That's a place Yoworld needs to visit.

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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Ashen YFG (127118376) » Sun Nov 25, 2018 8:37 pm

Kio1ku (185180932) wrote:Agree with majority of what Anthony Spacetime says. & also wondering what Ashen asked above also. Is it top 3? Top 4?? How are these results handled to become a reality. *shrug*


Please let us know? :eh: :?:
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Erwyle (187240896) » Mon Nov 26, 2018 1:35 pm

What I think is wonderful about this new transparency is seeing what ideas actually resonate with the majority. I know if I had my way, we'd all be decorating 14th century castles and palaces dressed like peasants or nobles and eating rack of lamb.

;)

But, an important part going forward will be players being sure to include their wants and desires in the theme suggestion thread. BVG can't put the idea up if they never heard about it.

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Anyhoo, Thanks for this. I'm just a little bit happier now (is that even possible?)

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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Nick Blade (187030201) » Mon Nov 26, 2018 5:08 pm

Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Miss TiFied (8432514) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Rod (126579776) wrote:And I'm done suggesting a music theme. Obviously this game is filled with a lot of players who don't enjoy music. :haha:

Oh wait, that doesn't make me laugh. :sad:

I love music! However, I just don't see very much that can be done in this game with a "music" theme, if that makes sense! This is all visual, where's the noize?! :( Really, what kinda songs could they really get? :?: Same for a dance/rave theme! Why? We wouldn't get the noize that goes with it! ;)

I'd rather see a music theme than Morocco Part III and I don't know if you've forgotten but the game does have a Nightclub theme.

That's also a venue that relies heavily on music but that doesn't stop us Yos buying that stuff and using it widely.

We've even got dancing NPCs in-game, as well as flashing dancefloors and tiles etc.

This game will never be all it can be if we keep voting for the same 'safe' themes all the time because our individual imaginations cannot envisage certain concepts :sad:

Hey! I wanted cyberpunk! And have you seen the dystopian future/apocalypse pictures I have posted in the suggestion thread?! ;) :hug:


I doubt we have a chance, apparently very few even know what this even means. :phew: :quiet:
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Anthony SpaceTime (102235402) » Mon Nov 26, 2018 5:36 pm

Nick Blade (187030201) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Miss TiFied (8432514) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Rod (126579776) wrote:And I'm done suggesting a music theme. Obviously this game is filled with a lot of players who don't enjoy music. :haha:

Oh wait, that doesn't make me laugh. :sad:

I love music! However, I just don't see very much that can be done in this game with a "music" theme, if that makes sense! This is all visual, where's the noize?! :( Really, what kinda songs could they really get? :?: Same for a dance/rave theme! Why? We wouldn't get the noize that goes with it! ;)

I'd rather see a music theme than Morocco Part III and I don't know if you've forgotten but the game does have a Nightclub theme.

That's also a venue that relies heavily on music but that doesn't stop us Yos buying that stuff and using it widely.

We've even got dancing NPCs in-game, as well as flashing dancefloors and tiles etc.

This game will never be all it can be if we keep voting for the same 'safe' themes all the time because our individual imaginations cannot envisage certain concepts :sad:

Hey! I wanted cyberpunk! And have you seen the dystopian future/apocalypse pictures I have posted in the suggestion thread?! ;) :hug:


I doubt we have a chance, apparently very few even know what this even means. :phew: :quiet:


Appologies. What are you referring to?
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Nick Blade (187030201) » Mon Nov 26, 2018 5:45 pm

Anthony SpaceTime (102235402) wrote:
Nick Blade (187030201) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Miss TiFied (8432514) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Rod (126579776) wrote:And I'm done suggesting a music theme. Obviously this game is filled with a lot of players who don't enjoy music. :haha:

Oh wait, that doesn't make me laugh. :sad:

I love music! However, I just don't see very much that can be done in this game with a "music" theme, if that makes sense! This is all visual, where's the noize?! :( Really, what kinda songs could they really get? :?: Same for a dance/rave theme! Why? We wouldn't get the noize that goes with it! ;)

I'd rather see a music theme than Morocco Part III and I don't know if you've forgotten but the game does have a Nightclub theme.

That's also a venue that relies heavily on music but that doesn't stop us Yos buying that stuff and using it widely.

We've even got dancing NPCs in-game, as well as flashing dancefloors and tiles etc.

This game will never be all it can be if we keep voting for the same 'safe' themes all the time because our individual imaginations cannot envisage certain concepts :sad:

Hey! I wanted cyberpunk! And have you seen the dystopian future/apocalypse pictures I have posted in the suggestion thread?! ;) :hug:


I doubt we have a chance, apparently very few even know what this even means. :phew: :quiet:


Appologies. What are you referring to?


Very few players know what Cyber Punk/Steam Punk means and it shows in polls that they aren't familiar with either of them.
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Anthony SpaceTime (102235402) » Mon Nov 26, 2018 6:16 pm

Nick Blade (187030201) wrote:
Anthony SpaceTime (102235402) wrote:
Nick Blade (187030201) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Miss TiFied (8432514) wrote:
Katherine (121079165) wrote:
Rod (126579776) wrote:And I'm done suggesting a music theme. Obviously this game is filled with a lot of players who don't enjoy music. :haha:

Oh wait, that doesn't make me laugh. :sad:

I love music! However, I just don't see very much that can be done in this game with a "music" theme, if that makes sense! This is all visual, where's the noize?! :( Really, what kinda songs could they really get? :?: Same for a dance/rave theme! Why? We wouldn't get the noize that goes with it! ;)

I'd rather see a music theme than Morocco Part III and I don't know if you've forgotten but the game does have a Nightclub theme.

That's also a venue that relies heavily on music but that doesn't stop us Yos buying that stuff and using it widely.

We've even got dancing NPCs in-game, as well as flashing dancefloors and tiles etc.

This game will never be all it can be if we keep voting for the same 'safe' themes all the time because our individual imaginations cannot envisage certain concepts :sad:

Hey! I wanted cyberpunk! And have you seen the dystopian future/apocalypse pictures I have posted in the suggestion thread?! ;) :hug:


I doubt we have a chance, apparently very few even know what this even means. :phew: :quiet:


Appologies. What are you referring to?


Very few players know what Cyber Punk/Steam Punk means and it shows in polls that they aren't familiar with either of them.


Ah yes. You are very correct. Many players don't even know the difference. Some just hear the word 'punk' and naively assume we are asking for another Steampunk theme.
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Jenny yoangel (104759220) » Mon Nov 26, 2018 8:28 pm

For those of us that you might assume like the 'same ole same ole"....we don't....we want the general theme with fresh items....however, what would a cyberpunk look like? ...I'd be certainly willing to try something if I understood it. I agree that this game takes me places and enlightens me without having to pack a bag or leave my seat which I love...learning is always good and everyone should be pleased and excited to enjoy a theme. Pictures or explanations would be helpful....also, consider, that many players don't even come into the forum or even know how to 'search' in here for content.
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Nick Blade (187030201) » Mon Nov 26, 2018 8:54 pm

Jenny yoangel (104759220) wrote:For those of us that you might assume like the 'same ole same ole"....we don't....we want the general theme with fresh items....however, what would a cyberpunk look like? ...I'd be certainly willing to try something if I understood it. I agree that this game takes me places and enlightens me without having to pack a bag or leave my seat which I love...learning is always good and everyone should be pleased and excited to enjoy a theme. Pictures or explanations would be helpful....also, consider, that many players don't even come into the forum or even know how to 'search' in here for content.


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As you can see it's a very detailed concept and as a theme, it would be positively unusual and will successfully break the routine themes pattern especially if done right.
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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Anthony SpaceTime (102235402) » Mon Nov 26, 2018 10:17 pm

Jenny yoangel (104759220) wrote:For those of us that you might assume like the 'same ole same ole"....we don't....we want the general theme with fresh items....however, what would a cyberpunk look like? ...I'd be certainly willing to try something if I understood it. I agree that this game takes me places and enlightens me without having to pack a bag or leave my seat which I love...learning is always good and everyone should be pleased and excited to enjoy a theme. Pictures or explanations would be helpful....also, consider, that many players don't even come into the forum or even know how to 'search' in here for content.


I am absolutely glad you asked, and I have no issue taking some time to write things out a bit about it.

Cyberpunk is generally considered the point of origin of most sci-fi 'punk' genres. There isn't anything necessarily 'punk' about them in the conventional sense (save for a few of them). It's where the term "Steampunk" gets its name actually, but that is where the similarities end.

Cyberpunk typically takes place in the not-too-distant future, on planet earth, and typically highlights the low-life part of a high-tech society.
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Essentially, envision a tall city with tons of neon lights, bright colors, holograms shining from buildings, etc. If you have a look at the trailers for Ghost in the Shell and Netflix's Altered Carbon, you'd probably have a better idea of what I mean. Here they are:

Ghost in the Shell: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tRkb1X9ovI4
Altered Carbon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhFM8akm9a4

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Re: [INFO] By the Numbers: Upcoming Themes Survey Outcome!

Postby Jenny yoangel (104759220) » Tue Nov 27, 2018 12:33 pm

Thank you Anthony for sharing this information and the links...I'll admit, I had to watch the link on sci-fi jargon to understand the movies. It looks certainly different and a huge stretch of the imagination. I don't want to become stagnant and do like to keep up with trends.....I especially appreciate your speaking respectfully. For you and those that want this, I hope you get it. :)
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