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#1 Posted by DK (70 posts) -

I don't know how many of you guys are like me, migrating here after the 'incident' over at GS, but I was wondering if you guys would like to see User Badges, if they implement them at any point. I thought they added a fun element to the profiles back in the day.

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#2 Posted by Carmel_Chewy (355 posts) -

Nah, those are Gamespot's things. We need to get are own "thing"

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#3 Posted by tmontana1004 (371 posts) -

I suppose something along the lines would be nice. But Giant Bomb is swaying away from other gaming sites; I suggest we trust what the gang is doing with this site and roll with it. If we don't like it, we can always petition to have it removed. 

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#4 Posted by DK (70 posts) -

Any Ideas for something of the sort?

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#5 Posted by Why_So_Serious (880 posts) -
Carmel_Chewy said:
"Nah, those are Gamespot's things. We need to get are own "thing""
Agreed. We are a seperate site so we need our own type of  badge thing.
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#6 Posted by BlackWaterCO (1685 posts) -

Have an original bone for once will ya?

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#7 Posted by DarkLegend (1383 posts) -

No, I don't think so and rather not think about it at all.

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#8 Posted by Dj (1044 posts) -

Isn't that the basic reasoning behind the points?

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#9 Posted by MagusMaleficus (1153 posts) -

I wouldn't mind something like that for, say, Myspace. I'd like to advertise this site to my fellow Myspace gamers as much as possible.

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#10 Posted by Axersia (1770 posts) -

We already have points, and there are even user rankings here.

I don't think actual badges are needed.

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#11 Posted by Carlos (508 posts) -

Lets get chick pics, every time we "level up" have the chick lose some clothing... J/k lol but yeah we need our own thing

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#12 Posted by highstakes (16 posts) -

We need forum trophies!

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#13 Posted by Termite (2428 posts) -

Yeah Giant Bomb doesn't need badges.

We could get something that fills that role though....

Like our avatar to GSes Mii......no that sounds terrible

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#14 Posted by MisterSpiffy (908 posts) -

I'm not really fond of user badges.  They're not really a big deal to me.

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#15 Posted by khit (161 posts) -

That would seem to much like GS

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#16 Posted by tec3297 (1258 posts) -

 
No way, this site needs to have its own identity...not the Gamespot 2.0 identity that everyone is trying to give it.

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#17 Posted by phatkav (321 posts) -

Don't think it's really necessary.