Attenuation in Shroud of the Avatar, a quantitative study (math heavy)

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    @Chris @DarkStarr

    I have compiled a report on my theoretical study into experience attenuation. It is my hope that any players interested in the topic will have as much fun learning about it as I did. I also hope that this report provides some useful insight on how to further improve the attenuation system.

    Without further ado, here is a link to the report.

    https://drive.google.com/open?id=1XExAUcXRBOSREz0YC0TrlagyQZoSha0z
     
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    Wow! That's a full-on paper @Mimner, excellent work!
     
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    @Mimner Can you allow anonymous viewing on that, without having to login to Google?

    Also - does death (decay) factor into attenuation in your study? I don't think it currently does... meaning, if you're on the way to being attenuated from exp gain, or are already attenuated - and you die and res - your exp. loss doesn't factor in.
     
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    I think it only goes off gains, and losses are not part of the equation.
     
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    Wtf..... smart people geez.


    Just tell me where to point my bow plz!
     
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    Wow... all I could think while reading some of that stuff is I want to bash stuff with my maces :)!
     
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    Well..ahem well.. ..WOW

    nice study, could get you a doctorate somewhere ;)
     
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    Great work and thank you for your time. That is pretty well documented!
     
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    This is no small contribution, as you hoped in your paper. It is a very large contribution and an interesting read. Thank you for taking the time to do this. This is what passion looks like. :)
     
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    The file sharing settings are set to 'anyone with the link my view - no login required.' The model does not take experience decay into consideration.
     
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    Probably the coolest thing ever.
     
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    Berek's last post....
     
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    Holy crap. Nice. This could be in r/dataisbeautiful !

    You're awesome.
     
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    I totally need a "Read Magic" & "Identify" scroll to decipher what is going on here! What strange alien language is this?
     
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    Haha glad to see someone else using R here!
     
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    This is very impressive.
     
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