Originally Posted by Mae
Joe what a great idea! As a vBookie who posts betting threads I would like to see a lot more posters betting on the Matches. And I think you are right that if more can be done with the credits than just bet people would be more interesting in betting. However, that being said we have a ton of people that never do anything with vCredits so they could probably wipe out a vShop in no time at all without doing any betting at all! So I think if something like this were done it should be for people that are taking part in vBetting.
I definitely like Joes idea but I don't think it would be practical to separate between active betters and others. The good thing about Joe's proposed "merchandise" is that noone can "empty the shop" for them.
I have no idea what would be required technically, though, it might be difficult to implement.
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