Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

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What should the Monawish -> Mighwar be named?

Poll ended at February 2nd, 2018, 2:11 am

Dune Skirmisher -> Dune Harrier
8
42%
Dune Flanker -> Dune Harrier
4
21%
Dune Harrier -> Dune Commando
4
21%
Dune Duelist -> Dune Champion
3
16%
 
Total votes : 19

Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

Postby Pentarctagon » January 29th, 2018, 1:34 am

From the list of name suggestions here. The poll first will run for two days, and everyone gets three choices.

First poll results:
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Re: Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

Postby Celtic_Minstrel » January 29th, 2018, 3:26 am

At least this one isn't as difficult to choose as the others... >_>
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Re: Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

Postby Lord-Knightmare » January 29th, 2018, 12:23 pm

I am not sure why people even agreed to renaming the entire faction, but I voted anyways.
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Re: Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

Postby Xalzar » January 29th, 2018, 1:39 pm

Lord-Knightmare wrote:I am not sure why people even agreed to renaming the entire faction, but I voted anyways.

Clarity and consistency. :eng:
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Re: Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

Postby Lord-Knightmare » January 29th, 2018, 5:45 pm

Clarity and consistency.

I don't mean to offend anyone, but such a change removes the uniqueness of the faction. It's sorta lame TBH.
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Re: Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

Postby Shiki » January 29th, 2018, 5:56 pm

I agree.
By changing the khalifate to make them better fit into wesnoth they become to sth. what the desert elves already are. In 1.13 they aren't just a recolour of the default elves anymore. The name dunefolk would fit them too.
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Re: Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

Postby Xalzar » January 29th, 2018, 6:04 pm

Lord-Knightmare wrote:
Clarity and consistency.

I don't mean to offend anyone, but such a change removes the uniqueness of the faction. It's sorta lame TBH.


1. Maybe saying this NOW it's a bit late... :P
2. Then I want Draconian names for the Drakes and Elvish names for Elves. Let's create a new consistency. :twisted:
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Re: Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

Postby Pentarctagon » January 30th, 2018, 12:57 am

Lord-Knightmare wrote:
Clarity and consistency.

I don't mean to offend anyone, but such a change removes the uniqueness of the faction. It's sorta lame TBH.


To be blunt, if the only thing making a faction unique really is that they don't fit in with the entire rest of the game, then they're just a poorly designed faction.
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Re: Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

Postby Cold Steel » January 30th, 2018, 11:29 pm

Poll wrote:Skirmisher -> Harrier
Flanker -> Harrier


These two are the leading picks. But if you wanted to avoid using names already used by saurian units, you could instead go with:

Harasser -> Harrier
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Re: Monawish -> Mighwar poll thread

Postby Pentarctagon » January 31st, 2018, 2:14 am

The second poll has been started. Everyone gets a single vote, and the poll will last for two days.
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