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Fold only for the CC.

I don't like either but if I had to choose...it would be that. Some people have issues arrising that prevent them from folding the whole durration of the challenge and that I can understand. But I don't like "oh crap I can win a prize? Lemme fold for this CC thing and then once that's over I don't fold anymore!" They aren't folding for the cure, they are selfish....I'm going to stop now before I get banned lol you get my point Z
We'll, we do need to get new Folders in, and prizes are generally the best way to do that.

Basically, the prizes are for taking part in the CC, not for Folding all year round, just as all other prizes (FFW, Foldathons, Monthly prizes) are for taking part in the respective time frame.

And no need to worry about getting banned; I made this thread to discuss these things. I just don't feel that someone who Folds 24/7 for the CC shouldn't be as entitles to a CC prize as someone who Folds 24/7 all year round.
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I partially agree with juano...I think more reward should be given say to people would fold 12/4-12/5 or more per week...obviously not everyone can fold 24/7 nor the ones who do 24/7 make HUGE points...so for those who fold an average of 12hours or more for a period of 4-5days should, I think, have better rewards
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That's something we can look into for next year... it does depend on whether HFM supports it or not though, since that's the only realy monitor which logs WUs completed and points gained.
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I personally think this is being genuinely generous. It doesn't matter what the prizes are - for me just having this kind of "giving out" is really something.

The time and effort that you guys put up on this is greatly appreciated.

I am so blessed to be part of this "family".




P.S. next time kindly PM me for donations and I will do my best to give out anything. Don't keep it to yourselves! LOL


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You know what I think would work well to incentivise new folders? Games. You know what I don't think should be given to people that don't fold? Folding hardware.
Cases aren't Folding hardware; isn't that what everyone is complaining about?
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We applied for unlimited viewers, but were told since it's a new channel only 50 at a time. Hopefully we'll have that fixed soon.
Did you guys not mention how many members OCN has, stupid website. That was probably the only issue I really noticed as far as the prize picking is concerned.

Maybe add some music or something next year too.
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We'll, we do need to get new Folders in, and prizes are generally the best way to do that.

Basically, the prizes are for taking part in the CC, not for Folding all year round, just as all other prizes (FFW, Foldathons, Monthly prizes) are for taking part in the respective time frame.

And no need to worry about getting banned; I made this thread to discuss these things. I just don't feel that someone who Folds 24/7 for the CC shouldn't be as entitles to a CC prize as someone who Folds 24/7 all year round.
While I can partially agree with this, I see a flaw still. Why offer someone the chance to win a WC setup or +$150 case(s), gfx cards, etc that will ONLY fold for CC. Yes recruiting is nice, but will they stay and CONTINUE folding? Ikd 60-75% won't and that is sad and selfish
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Have anyone who participated in CC be part of the lower-tier prizes. Upper-tier prizes go to anyone who signed up with CC proof AND have >1K PPD AND have <50 '0 point' days throughout the year.
I believe that the '0 point' days are critical.
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