In this week’s poll we’d like to pick up a hot-ish topic we saw popping up on Twitter. A user complained that a guild leader wants all members to buy a ZEN pack as “activity check”. It certainly feels like a made-up argument (why not just send a mail as ping back?), but more than that raises the question whether or not guild leaders should be allowed to demand real-money purchases for the guild.
@NeverwinterGame Guild Master is threatening to kick any member that doesnt buy a chest from the zen market by the end of the month. isnt there anything in the TOS or something? this is just awful… pic.twitter.com/WI5XO0X2LE
— GrizzlyWookie (@GrizzlyWooky) October 11, 2018
This isn’t as uncommon as you might think. In the earlier days of Strongholds many ambitious endgame guilds wanted ZEN packs as buy-in. Others even required a monthly donation, or you would get kicked. It by the way isn’t against the terms of service as GrizzlyWookie suggests. It’s not legally wrong, just might be morally. Or is it? Share your opinion in taking part in our weekly poll! As always you can also post your opinion in the comments below, or on our message board!
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