Testing 230: World Shop Scanners!


#161

Maybe, we can but hope…

:man_shrugging:


#162

hope all shop owners with their shopstands listed are going to set the shop beacon name to allow customers find them? eg “maughty mall #60”, “ps biitula hub >shop name<”, “tnt hub >portal name<” etc? tbh - im not going to run half of planet surface to find shop’s beacon named “beautifull orc’s domain” :smiley:


#163

Is there a way to add a beacon to separate the existing plots? Or do i have to unplot, place a beacon and replot?
Would like my store to have its own beacon so i can rename it!


#164

and - are you unable to search certain items by their color? you know - black gleam, hot magenta plain glass panes etc? if you want to sell rare exo items and set price higher than normal gleam you won’t be able to sell it cos your price will be higher than displayer 16 sellers selling permament world gleam, same going with forged tools - you won’t be able to find shops becouse their prices will be higher than unforged tools - anyone noticed it?


#165

i was thinking about it too… just going to build separate shop with his own beacon


#166

and this is what i was worried about - no matter which color you want to sell - it showing it like plain glass pane, so if there is 16 shops selling white panes for 10c and you want to sell rare exo pane for 100 - your shop won’t be listed… and i agree with someone posted it above - you should be able to scroll more than 16 shops

not saying that with actual system unless you advertise your shop here or spamming trade channels at discord you are unable to present ingame that you are selling unique resource/furniture atc

please add colors to items at knowledge tab and add there forged items aswell


#167

It sounds like what you are asking for is the long term goal… the current implementation is just the first “basic” iteration :wink:


#168

PLEASE default all currecnt Plinths to show as there not selling anything so we have to reset price and it wipes the ones from a year ago or so that are inactive and prices are out dated to help clear the clutter.

say you have a plinth with 500 sweet bean at 250c each say from a year ago make it so when the update rolls out that that plinth will show as nothing for sale …still will have the items in it. so that way we have to reset prices and will show people that have inactive shops and help people find active areas that are not on the top 15 prices list


#169

All the old ones are overpriced and wouldn’t even show up on the 16 list well except for maybe on a t5/t6


#170

I would think that if a shop stand was empty and a request basket had no coin that it would be best to remove that entry from the list. We shouldn’t be showing anything that is empty on the list. How can a price be valid if nothing is being bought/sold?


#171

eh, quite a few for sure, but there have been some out of the way spots I found in the last 2 weeks where I bought spicy/sweet beans for 10-15c. Spots like that are going to get lit up and cleared out soon as the patch goes live if it is default on. And that’s fine. It’ll give some eager beavers a chance to consolidate planet inventory if that’s how they want to play. I expect any shop stocking thousands of items to be around(likely above) the normal price, especially as things are easier to find/navigate… I think we will see a natural demand for items go up since they’re going to be so much easier to locate. (who knows what reality will bring though)


#172

@lucadeltodecso already said the valid ranges would be trimmed. Hopefully all defaulted off as well


#173

I spent 30 mins looking for sweet beans yesterday using no external resources until i gave up , just as an experiment. I think we’ll definitely see more shoppers once things are easier to find.


#174

If process go up to much then players will start to look for things themselves again. There should be some point where most players feel it is better to buy then make/find it themselves and sellers are willing to sell. I do think the lack of color indicators and descriptions on forged items will create some limitations. It is a great tool if you want sweet beans, but not nearly as useful if you need cool red gleam.


#175

And that’s where the shopkeeper’s responsibility comes in. If your beacon has gleam shop in its name people will know that you potentially sell a variety of gleam. There’s still going to be some footwork involved but at least you have a starting point. And the extra filters can always be implemented later down the line.

It’s good to voice our opinions on how it can improve further, but I appreciate any amount of progress on the economy system at this point.


#176

Plus it seems pretty likely to me that anyone selling the rare colours will also have good prices on the common colours, which should help drive traffic.


#177

Hope fading…:partying_face::confused::cry:


#178

Maybe the new patch will sneak in T8’s :thinking:
hope’s not dead yet, though she’s fading fast rumor says.


#179

You all wake me up when we get some new combat. Ill be on here and there working on rare marble till then.

Made 200 vivid orange last night.
100 green
100 red
100 blue
100 lilac

This will only keep me busy so long grab it while you can. Will be in gyosha mall 80 soon


#180

Has there been no updates to testing?