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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-07 22:34:14 Reply

Here in case anyone else wondered

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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-07 22:34:18 Reply

At 8 minutes ago, TehSlapHappy wrote: So, how do we do icons now?

nvm i am dum sit on my face

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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-07 23:54:18 Reply

http://wustfull.newgrounds.com/movies/

I'll be doing these along with what I missed the other day if no one has done those.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 02:01:36 Reply

At 2 hours ago, Heinrich wrote: Let the hunt begin!

It's more of a hunt now that the flash that I saved up to make icons for can't be seen because the /flashicons pages no longer exist, lol, so I will have to go directly to the userpage to see.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 09:32:19 Reply

At 10 hours ago, EJR wrote: Here in case anyone else wondered

I also like how the genre mod menu is organised this time. Feels neater than on the previous layout and I'm happy now that there's the option to lock the tags or not. Helpful for more genuine authors to alter their tags for more appropriate things and also cracking down on obnoxious tagging by others.

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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 13:57:20 Reply

At 4 hours ago, Bahamut wrote:
At 10 hours ago, EJR wrote: Here in case anyone else wondered
I also like how the genre mod menu is organised this time. Feels neater than on the previous layout and I'm happy now that there's the option to lock the tags or not. Helpful for more genuine authors to alter their tags for more appropriate things and also cracking down on obnoxious tagging by others.

Yeah but the tagging system feels glitchy to me. If I'm trying to remove tags or change one that I put by mistake or that they put on it usually requires me to reopen (not refresh) the page to fix it and that gets annoying. I tried removing tags on a submission last night but it never made the change; I don't know if you have to put a space or something but it was confusing to me.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 17:17:16 Reply

It is good to see the bigger icons now, they look good. I noticed no problems with the genre and icon mod tools, they work perfectly. The new lock option for tags is useful - I will use it for spammers who give their flashes wrong tags to make sure that they don't change it back. I currently look through the userpages of the users who are online and make icons when I see a missing one. Looking through their movies and games, then the favourites. Favourite movie has missing icon - look at the flashes from author, find more missing icons, look at the favourites of this author - repeat.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 17:54:57 Reply

  • my apologies
    my apologies by railbones

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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 18:33:08 Reply

Hey just a heads up, an icon mod started replacing icons with pictures of dicks, including a front paged movie. I don't have any time to deal with this sort of mess right now so I de-modded just about every single icon mod. It's ironic because people were always worried they would get de-modded after launch and now THEY HAVE! Even though we still have tons of icons left to do.

I left some currently active mods with access. If you are still active in this thread and want your mod status back, let me know (and sorry didn't want to hurt feelings). There were a ton of icon mods and most of them never did very many icons, so it was a good time to tie up looses ends anyway.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 18:37:27 Reply

At 2 minutes ago, TomFulp wrote:
I left some currently active mods with access. If you are still active in this thread and want your mod status back, let me know (and sorry didn't want to hurt feelings). There were a ton of icon mods and most of them never did very many icons, so it was a good time to tie up looses ends anyway.

I noticed this when a user (Renaenae) messaged me and I fixed it as quick as possible.

My feelings are hurt.

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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 18:37:27 Reply

At 1 minute ago, TomFulp wrote: Hey just a heads up, an icon mod started replacing icons with pictures of dicks, including a front paged movie. I don't have any time to deal with this sort of mess right now so I de-modded just about every single icon mod.

Yea I was just looking at the topic where someone reported that. smh


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 18:39:47 Reply

i didn't do it lemme back in the game coach

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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 18:54:31 Reply

At 17 minutes ago, TomFulp wrote: Hey just a heads up, an icon mod started replacing icons with pictures of dicks, including a front paged movie. I don't have any time to deal with this sort of mess right now so I de-modded just about every single icon mod. It's ironic because people were always worried they would get de-modded after launch and now THEY HAVE! Even though we still have tons of icons left to do.

That's fucked up. Name some names and delete their ass.

I left some currently active mods with access. If you are still active in this thread and want your mod status back, let me know (and sorry didn't want to hurt feelings). There were a ton of icon mods and most of them never did very many icons, so it was a good time to tie up looses ends anyway.

Yeah, if anybody notice any icons that have been changed to dicks PM me. I still have icon/genre mod access and I'll be around for the next few hours.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 19:21:13 Reply

Hey Tom, I would love to continue working on those icons. You can demod me once all icons are done. Let's not slow down just because the redesign is out.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 19:31:22 Reply

Hey, I just wanted to let you guys know that I still have Icon Mod access, and it wasn't me that changed those pictures. I'll start replacing the icons of the flashes that got fucked with.

Whoever it was that did that is a real ass...

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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 19:31:58 Reply

Wow, I hope that the icon mod who abused his powers will get caught. I have still my icon mod powers and will now look out for abusive flash icons. Some people are really mean and have to ruin everything :/


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 19:38:12 Reply

At 3 minutes ago, Asandir wrote: Wow, I hope that the icon mod who abused his powers will get caught. I have still my icon mod powers and will now look out for abusive flash icons. Some people are really mean and have to ruin everything :/

Well, that just goes to show you that even icon mods have to be trustworthy. It's hard to believe that someone would do that after the redesign, or even before it. It must have been one of the mods that got the job just for the power, and was pissed because it wasn't fun for them or something.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 20:18:44 Reply

Hey guys. I was just about to get into some icon-making action when I noticed my inability to do so, and Bahamut told me about the incident. I'd love to be able to keep working, so please re-mod me if that's alright.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 20:27:14 Reply

Ah, shit.

It appears I was mistaken and do not, in fact, have my icon mod abilities. I would appreciate it if I could get those back, so I can start fixing all the icons that got messed up.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 21:24:29 Reply

At 7 days ago, TomFulp wrote: Some day, if everything has thumbnails and every new submission has thumbnails, we would likely only need a small handful of mods who would be interested in dealing with abusive thumbnails. BUT we will be introducing Game and Movie mods, so I imagine a good number of icon and genre mods will be candidates for that. :)

Just wondering, when will these Game and Movie mods be introduced, and what will be the standards as to what gets removed and such?

This should probably be in the genre mod thread too, but I'll just post it here anyway - when you lock tags does it also lock the genre?


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-08 23:40:13 Reply

Well I hope I was of some help, even if I only did a few dozens / hundreds icons!

Was well worth all the hard work you guys did in here!


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-09 00:37:21 Reply

I was demodded while I was in the middle of making rapcathackysack's icons today. I had no Idea why the edit icon button stopped showing up on the last two I needed to do. I still plan to make icons now that the redesign has hit.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-09 09:36:02 Reply

At 13 hours ago, Travis wrote: You can no longer submit a movie unless you have an icon submitted for it.
That means that soon the list will be done... that endless bastard of a list will finally be conquered.

It will be the first time in the history of NG that everything has icons!

Prior to launch, I made sure every submission from the past month had a thumbnail, just to get rolling. :)


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-09 09:42:58 Reply

I re-modded the people who asked on this page.

As for Flash mods, you will have access to a list of the most-flagged Flash and can choose to clear the flags or unpublish the Flash. You will also be able to unpublish existing Flash at will. We'll keep a log of who has unpublished what, the nice thing being that we can hit UNDO if anyone goes crazy.

It will be good to have a historical context of what we've allowed to remain on the site and what we've removed during the cleanup. Namely we've removed things like:

1) Any slideshow containing art or images not created by the submitter.
2) Any quiz game based around showing art or images not created by the submitter.
3) Video rips (with some exceptions for classic dub movies)
4) Spam where the only focus is a loud noise that hurts peoples' ears
5) Some spam that is just an unlicensed image and unlicensed music with no effort beyond that.
6) Blank / overwritten submissions.

In general we tolerate some pretty bad spam for the sake of creative expression. I'm actually more bothered by the shovelware sweatshop games that get submitted every day. For those we intend to have a Shovelware badge that gets put on the account, at which point their account and their games can exist but they won't be listed in the Portal. Not sure when THAT will happen though but it's on the list.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-09 09:45:28 Reply

At A few seconds ago, TomFulp wrote: 4) Spam where the only focus is a loud noise that hurts peoples' ears

Have fun with raping your speakers because I tagged submissions with noises to determine those that play really loud noise. I knew it would have come in handy at a later point.

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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-09 10:42:31 Reply

At 54 minutes ago, TomFulp wrote: I re-modded the people who asked on this page.

Thanks!

At 51 minutes ago, Bahamut wrote: Have fun with raping your speakers because I tagged submissions with noises to determine those that play really loud noise. I knew it would have come in handy at a later point.

Speaking of tags, it seems my genre editing abilities have also banished, so it would be convenient to get those back again if possible, Tom :P

Also, how are you guys searching for submissions that need icons now that the list has gone?


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-09 11:09:12 Reply

At 23 minutes ago, YoungAndWise wrote: Also, how are you guys searching for submissions that need icons now that the list has gone?

Well, I look through the userpages of the users who are online, through their flashes and favourites. If you want a list to work on, just send a pm to Bahamut, he has thousands of authors with missing icons.


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-09 11:33:53 Reply

At 1 hour ago, TomFulp wrote: We'll keep a log of who has unpublished what, the nice thing being that we can hit UNDO if anyone goes crazy.

That sounds good.

For those we intend to have a Shovelware badge that gets put on the account, at which point their account and their games can exist but they won't be listed in the Portal. Not sure when THAT will happen though but it's on the list.

Another great idea, so would they show up in the portal while under judgement but then disappear once they have passed?


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-09 11:55:16 Reply

At 2 hours ago, TomFulp wrote: I re-modded the people who asked on this page.

As for Flash mods, you will have access to a list of the most-flagged Flash and can choose to clear the flags or unpublish the Flash. You will also be able to unpublish existing Flash at will. We'll keep a log of who has unpublished what, the nice thing being that we can hit UNDO if anyone goes crazy.

I was just browsing the under judgement submissions and on the flash pages I can't even find the flag submission button. Does this mean the only things that are flaggable now are reviews or is it going to be reintroduced at a later time?


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Response to The Icon Mod Crew 2012-02-09 14:55:40 Reply

You will be able to see the user comments for flagged submissions and users will be able to flag content at any time.

Little-Rena had a good suggestion - if you see something in the mean-time that should be deleted, tag it with "deletion"


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