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GothikaboyGothikaboy SödertäljePosts: 119Member Uncommon

This is the last straw, if you are so hungry for money you are willing to accept these ads being displayed. I'm off.

If these ads are still here within a week I'm deleting my account and I'll never visiting this site again.

I have to be ready to alt-f4 at all times just so my girlfriend will not think I'm a fucking pedophile.

Please do not hype any gam.. oh wait, nevermind... forgot what forum I was on.

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  • mymmomymmo StockholmPosts: 300Member Uncommon

    In before the regular arguements

    -mmorpg.com dont pick ads

    -its a game from another culture it neeeeds "prepared to get whipped"

    -sex sells

    -dont be a draft

    -sexism is not true. 

    -boobs! 

    -but but think about all the sexism that men need to go through :(

    -its not a real issue with ads such as "WHO´S REALLY IN CONTROL? lets solve world poverty first! 

     

    My tip to the OP. Just use adblock with ghostery (to disable some part of the tracking) so mmorpg.com can get the message that this kind of crap wont be tolerated by some partt of the community. When mmorpg.com makes a good stance i for one will unblock the site from my browser-setup. 

     

    edit: and mmorpg.com has made their stand about the  ads. 

    MikeB : As I stated in another thread, we've already worked with Aeria Games to cover up the ads a bit more. As far as I understand, the ads as they are now will remain.

     

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  • timtracktimtrack StockholmPosts: 455Member Uncommon
    I never even reacted to them. At work, at home, at friends or at public places. 
  • DMKanoDMKano Gamercentral, AKPosts: 13,180Member Legendary

    If it really bothers you that much you can ad block and never see them. Or you can even resize your browser window to where you can't see the ads on the side.

    Its so easy, its silly. Maybe if your girlfriend trusted you more this would not be an issue. This is more of a reflection of trust IMO, otherwise this wouldn't bother you nor her one bit.

    Sorry to be so blunt, just calling it like I see it.

  • mymmomymmo StockholmPosts: 300Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by DMKano
    If it really bothers you that much you can ad block and never see them. Or you can even resize your browser window to where you can't see the ads on the side. Its so easy, its silly. Maybe if your girlfriend trusted you more this would not be an issue. This is more of a reflection of trust IMO, otherwise this wouldn't bother you nor her one bit. Sorry to be so blunt, just calling it like I see it.

    And by blocking a sites ad you are taking away a small portion of their income. And that is not good if you want to contribute to the community in a small and tinny way. 

    And my GF is just the same as the OPs. Just shaking her head and mutter something about geeky nerds and their creepy way to sexualise the female population.  And for ME its freaking contra produtive now when Im trying to lure her into my hobby so we can play togheter - insteed of her pwning me in bf3.

    But then again - WHO IS REALLY IN CONTROL? hehe (or something like that) :(

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  • korent1991korent1991 CakovecPosts: 1,364Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by Gothikaboy
    This is the last straw, if you are so hungry for money you are willing to accept these ads being displayed. I'm off. If these ads are still here within a week I'm deleting my account and I'll never visiting this site again. I have to be ready to alt-f4 at all times just so my girlfriend will not think I'm a fucking pedophile.

    hahah....

    My girlfriend asked me what's this game on ads and we went trough screenshots and concluded it's overblown advertising for a game targeting 15 year olds :D

    so I doubt your gf would think that about you just because of some ads on a gaming site which has to get their money somehow. Also, I'm using adblock until those ads are gone because they're irritating as hell. :D

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  • Four0SixFour0Six Missoula, MTPosts: 1,170Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by Gothikaboy
    This is the last straw, if you are so hungry for money you are willing to accept these ads being displayed. I'm off. If these ads are still here within a week I'm deleting my account and I'll never visiting this site again. I have to be ready to alt-f4 at all times just so my girlfriend will not think I'm a fucking pedophile.

    K, Bye, C-ya?

    If you cant explaine to your girlfriend in 30 seconds less, they are ads, I fear for the long term prospects of your relationship. There is a chance for it though since you are dropping the site in favor of her.

    GL, thanks for stopping by,

  • BombzawayBombzaway operaPosts: 78Member Uncommon

    Prudes really are scary people..cya, dont trip on you false moralities walking out.

  • SuperPanekiSuperPaneki New York, NYPosts: 62Member
    Mozilla + AdBlock Plus = No ads. Enjoy!
  • DauzqulDauzqul Detroit, MIPosts: 1,503Member Uncommon

    I installed ad-block because of them. The images are just too... kiddie.

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  • MukeMuke Posts: 2,444Member Uncommon
     

    OP is not alone in this world.

    He can voice his opinions and get everyone in this world to wear a bag, but still, there are some people in the world that do not go into a tantrum someone shows a bare ankle.

    I could care less, I am happily married, my wife KNOWS the world revolves around sex, otherwise we wouldn't be here in the first place, and she knows how marketing works and chuckles when she sees this stuff, but even more when she sees people are going full emo when they see artwork with manga girls in it when those same people are proudly sending their kids into wars.

     

    BTW: I trust my wife and she does the same with me, she knows I am not a pedophile.

     

    PS: I talked about it at work, guy there says the same as the OP, but apparently he does not have problems playing a female elf in World of Warcraft. So how hypocrit can someone get?

    "going into arguments with idiots is a lost cause, it requires you to stoop down to their level and you can't win"

  • DahkohtDahkoht Pelham, ALPosts: 477Member Uncommon
    Is the OP admitting he is this whipped in real life ?
  • StonesDKStonesDK SomewherePosts: 1,805Member
    Originally posted by Gothikaboy
    I have to be ready to alt-f4 at all times just so my girlfriend will not think I'm a fucking pedophile.

    I doubt that's your reasons. Most people would have no problems communicating why they are there. Maybe you are offended because they turn you on in some way, when they shouldn't.

  • MukeMuke Posts: 2,444Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by StonesDK
    Originally posted by Gothikaboy
    I have to be ready to alt-f4 at all times just so my girlfriend will not think I'm a fucking pedophile.

    I doubt that's your reasons. Most people would have no problems communicating why they are there. Maybe you are offended because they turn you on in some way, when they shouldn't.

    or the spouses are insecure and angry because their boys watch pretty girls lol.

     

    "going into arguments with idiots is a lost cause, it requires you to stoop down to their level and you can't win"

  • birdycephonbirdycephon Salt Lake City, UTPosts: 1,314Member
    Originally posted by Gothikaboy

    This is the last straw, if you are so hungry for money you are willing to accept these ads being displayed. I'm off.If these ads are still here within a week I'm deleting my account and I'll never visiting this site again.I have to be ready to alt-f4 at all times just so my girlfriend will not think I'm a fucking pedophile.

     

    If ur girl has issues with you looking at ads, you just might have bigger problems than that.
  • mymmomymmo StockholmPosts: 300Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by Muke
    Originally posted by StonesDK
    Originally posted by Gothikaboy
    I have to be ready to alt-f4 at all times just so my girlfriend will not think I'm a fucking pedophile.

    I doubt that's your reasons. Most people would have no problems communicating why they are there. Maybe you are offended because they turn you on in some way, when they shouldn't.

    or the spouses are insecure and angry because their boys watch pretty girls lol.

     

    or maybe the spouses is secure and can have a critical discussion with the partner. lol, talk about beeing judgemental just because a person dosent share the same perspective. 

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  • MukeMuke Posts: 2,444Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by mymmo

     

    or maybe the spouses is secure and can have a critical discussion with the partner. lol, talk about beeing judgemental just because a person dosent share the same perspective. 

    Oh, we have good discussions, but I don't have to be afraid that some xxx-rated ad might pop up when I visit any random site and she goes ballistic thinking I am a perverd.

    And these ads are not even x-rated.

    And yes, I am having fun with this entire charade, because that's what it is, threatening to delete your forum account and because you do not like a certain picture.

    I am surprised that certain Rights-groups haven't jumped on this yet and taken it to their goverments.

    "going into arguments with idiots is a lost cause, it requires you to stoop down to their level and you can't win"

  • LoktofeitLoktofeit Stone Mountain, GAPosts: 14,247Member Rare
    Originally posted by Muke
    Originally posted by StonesDK
    Originally posted by Gothikaboy
    I have to be ready to alt-f4 at all times just so my girlfriend will not think I'm a fucking pedophile.

    I doubt that's your reasons. Most people would have no problems communicating why they are there. Maybe you are offended because they turn you on in some way, when they shouldn't.

    or the spouses are insecure and angry because their boys watch pretty girls lol.

     

    It definitely does seem like it's more a relationship issue than an ad issue.

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  • KuviskiKuviski KajaaniPosts: 215Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by SuperPaneki
    Mozilla + AdBlock Plus = No ads. Enjoy!

    Indeed, has adblockers never been invented, I would not be browsing this forum right now.

  • fascismfascism marquette, MIPosts: 389Member Uncommon
    I whitelisted the site because of the ads theyre hot
  • Four0SixFour0Six Missoula, MTPosts: 1,170Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by fascism
    I whitelisted the site because of the ads theyre hot

    I have to admit this made me laugh.

    I should warn you though. Sarcasm is sometimes lost in text.

    But still Im laughing

  • NetspookNetspook OsloPosts: 1,561Member Uncommon

    How to properly configure adblock for this site? When I try it on the main page (I'm using chrome), it either doesn't work, or it blocks the entire page, leaving a grey/black page with nothing visible at all.

    I just installed adblock, never been using it before. Seems to work fine on other sites, like blocking ads in youtube vids, etc.

  • KaeriganKaerigan None Of Your BusinessPosts: 689Member
    Originally posted by Gothikaboy I have to be ready to alt-f4 at all times just so my girlfriend will not think I'm a fucking pedophile.

    wot

    <childish, provocative and highly speculative banner about your favorite game goes here>

  • erictlewiserictlewis Cottondale, ALPosts: 3,021Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by Netspook
    How to properly configure adblock for this site? When I try it on the main page (I'm using chrome), it either doesn't work, or it blocks the entire page, leaving a grey/black page with nothing visible at all. I just installed adblock, never been using it before. Seems to work fine on other sites, like blocking ads in youtube vids, etc.

    i had to filter the ones I did not want. 

     

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130323_sbus_r0_s3_free_14181b.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130412_sb_createChar_r0_121e18.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130323_sbus_r0_s6_free_5d221c.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130323_sbus_r0_s2_free_1b1f31.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130412_sb_darkfantasy_r0_1b1f31.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130323_sbus_r0_s6_free_5d221c.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130412_sb_lf_r0_0e2038.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130323_sbus_r0_s6_free_5d221c.jpg

    That gets you all the sb adds.   Click on addblock then options then customize and put these in your customer filters and bam no more sb adds.  

  • AeliousAelious OregonPosts: 3,017Member Uncommon
    In marketing any attention is good attention. Making threads like this, regardless of how correct the reason is, is making the marketing a success and can only lengthen the amount of times the ads are up.

    Message the admins if you have a problem with the ads. Do that and ad block to get your point across.

    I honestly think the OP is a "seed" but if well. Seriously, if they can take a game like SB and get people to actually talk about it I have to tip my hat to them.
  • NetspookNetspook OsloPosts: 1,561Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by erictlewis
    Originally posted by Netspook
    How to properly configure adblock for this site? When I try it on the main page (I'm using chrome), it either doesn't work, or it blocks the entire page, leaving a grey/black page with nothing visible at all. I just installed adblock, never been using it before. Seems to work fine on other sites, like blocking ads in youtube vids, etc.

    i had to filter the ones I did not want. 

     

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130323_sbus_r0_s3_free_14181b.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130412_sb_createChar_r0_121e18.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130323_sbus_r0_s6_free_5d221c.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130323_sbus_r0_s2_free_1b1f31.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130412_sb_darkfantasy_r0_1b1f31.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130323_sbus_r0_s6_free_5d221c.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130412_sb_lf_r0_0e2038.jpg

    http://images.mmorpg.com/images/20130323_sbus_r0_s6_free_5d221c.jpg

    That gets you all the sb adds.   Click on addblock then options then customize and put these in your customer filters and bam no more sb adds.  

     

    Thank you very much :)

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