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Time for some to eat crow

misunderstoodvampiremisunderstoodvampire Registered Users Posts: 1,269
It's been pretty obvious from the marketing and news pace that the game would be delayed to 2022. Yet all I heard was "there's nothing hinting at a delay" Eat crow.

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  • DragantisDragantis PolandRegistered Users Posts: 694
    Yeah, cool you were right. Whatever...
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  • ArsenicArsenic Registered Users Posts: 7,351

    It's been pretty obvious from the marketing and news pace that the game would be delayed to 2022. Yet all I heard was "there's nothing hinting at a delay" Eat crow.

    Yeah..

    Nothing "hinting" at a delay was clearly ballsack, especially as we entered the second week of September with not much sign of the pace quickening.

    No "evidence" of delay, they may have been on surer grounds saying. But there was a reasonable case for suspecting a delay at least two months back.
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  • Mini_BananaMini_Banana Registered Users Posts: 223
    The biggest hint about the delay was today's announcement that there would be a delay.

    The radio silence for the past couple months was announced as a planned silence until marketing resumes with Cathay in September, which apparently continues to be the case.

    Also, there were threads about people suspecting delays pretty regularly, but the opposite was also true.
  • BayesBayes Senior Member Registered Users Posts: 4,136
    I was wrong you were right yadda yadda yadda

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  • mightygloinmightygloin Karaz-a-KarakRegistered Users Posts: 5,634
    You were obviously misunderstood, dont blame the people.
  • AnnoyedOneEyedGuyAnnoyedOneEyedGuy Registered Users Posts: 2,473
    yeah, everyone pretty much knew it was delayed except very few hardcore fans. we just needed confirmation
  • PraiseSigmawPraiseSigmaw Forlì, ItalyRegistered Users Posts: 3,048

    It's been pretty obvious from the marketing and news pace that the game would be delayed to 2022. Yet all I heard was "there's nothing hinting at a delay" Eat crow.

    Crow from MST3K?
  • VildvargVildvarg Registered Users Posts: 2,712
    Speaking as someone who thought there'd be a delay, do you need a ladder to get off your high horse? You look no better doing this than someone else obstinately telling you there won't be a delay.
  • misunderstoodvampiremisunderstoodvampire Registered Users Posts: 1,269
    Vildvarg said:

    Speaking as someone who thought there'd be a delay, do you need a ladder to get off your high horse? You look no better doing this than someone else obstinately telling you there won't be a delay.

    Now I’m just as upset about the delay as everyone else but when you get mass disagreed after speaking the truth I think you have every right to gloat. It is a message board where the point is to discuss and quite often disagree on things. It was the same thing with Monogods, Cathay and the content deniers. People couldn’t read the writing on the wall and mass downvoted what was common sense
  • ReeksReeks Registered Users Posts: 9,487
    HueHueHue

    Honestly i did not see this delay coming, but what i found worst was the known CA whiteknights on these forum absolutely demolishing anyone who deigned to mention the mere possibility of a Total War Warhammer 3 delay, those obnoxious entities should really put a sock in it sometimes, like they went for the throat whenever people just mentioned it as a possibility, it was barf inducing really.
  • Surge_2Surge_2 Registered Users Posts: 9,720

    Vildvarg said:

    Speaking as someone who thought there'd be a delay, do you need a ladder to get off your high horse? You look no better doing this than someone else obstinately telling you there won't be a delay.

    Now I’m just as upset about the delay as everyone else but when you get mass disagreed after speaking the truth I think you have every right to gloat. It is a message board where the point is to discuss and quite often disagree on things. It was the same thing with Monogods, Cathay and the content deniers. People couldn’t read the writing on the wall and mass downvoted what was common sense
    Down votes don't hurt you, you'll be OK. ;)
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  • misunderstoodvampiremisunderstoodvampire Registered Users Posts: 1,269
    Surge_2 said:

    Vildvarg said:

    Speaking as someone who thought there'd be a delay, do you need a ladder to get off your high horse? You look no better doing this than someone else obstinately telling you there won't be a delay.

    Now I’m just as upset about the delay as everyone else but when you get mass disagreed after speaking the truth I think you have every right to gloat. It is a message board where the point is to discuss and quite often disagree on things. It was the same thing with Monogods, Cathay and the content deniers. People couldn’t read the writing on the wall and mass downvoted what was common sense
    Down votes don't hurt you, you'll be OK. ;)
    Of course they won’t. Because I was right and they were wrong 😉
  • Surge_2Surge_2 Registered Users Posts: 9,720

    Surge_2 said:

    Vildvarg said:

    Speaking as someone who thought there'd be a delay, do you need a ladder to get off your high horse? You look no better doing this than someone else obstinately telling you there won't be a delay.

    Now I’m just as upset about the delay as everyone else but when you get mass disagreed after speaking the truth I think you have every right to gloat. It is a message board where the point is to discuss and quite often disagree on things. It was the same thing with Monogods, Cathay and the content deniers. People couldn’t read the writing on the wall and mass downvoted what was common sense
    Down votes don't hurt you, you'll be OK. ;)
    Of course they won’t. Because I was right and they were wrong 😉
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  • LuciferLucifer Member England U.KRegistered Users Posts: 2,177
    edited September 2021
    Hmmm crow, omnomnom. >:)

    Fun aside, I'm glad I never pre-ordered or bought in to the hype. The crushing disappointment of the chopped down Mortal Empires map which has tormented my map ocd and been the cause of countless dwarf genocides was enough for me. >:)


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  • Vin362Vin362 Registered Users Posts: 1,488
    Almost half dozen of these threads what actually is the point of them?
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  • DjauDjau Registered Users Posts: 10,451
    Yeah, I was right too; took ages for the devs to bother updating us when they probably knew this for a while...Kinda lazy really.

  • VildvargVildvarg Registered Users Posts: 2,712

    Vildvarg said:

    Speaking as someone who thought there'd be a delay, do you need a ladder to get off your high horse? You look no better doing this than someone else obstinately telling you there won't be a delay.

    Now I’m just as upset about the delay as everyone else but when you get mass disagreed after speaking the truth I think you have every right to gloat. It is a message board where the point is to discuss and quite often disagree on things. It was the same thing with Monogods, Cathay and the content deniers. People couldn’t read the writing on the wall and mass downvoted what was common sense
    In my opinion one should receive these happenings with a bit of grace rather than stoop to others level, but that may be expecting too much to be fair.
  • davedave1124davedave1124 Senior Member Registered Users Posts: 19,542
    Maybe we should all do this when we make a correct guess.. maybe not.
  • KronusXKronusX Registered Users Posts: 2,464
    Vildvarg said:

    Vildvarg said:

    Speaking as someone who thought there'd be a delay, do you need a ladder to get off your high horse? You look no better doing this than someone else obstinately telling you there won't be a delay.

    Now I’m just as upset about the delay as everyone else but when you get mass disagreed after speaking the truth I think you have every right to gloat. It is a message board where the point is to discuss and quite often disagree on things. It was the same thing with Monogods, Cathay and the content deniers. People couldn’t read the writing on the wall and mass downvoted what was common sense
    In my opinion one should receive these happenings with a bit of grace rather than stoop to others level, but that may be expecting too much to be fair.
    Could have been done if 1) They didn't added a pre-order one year + in advance and 2) they were transparent from the beginning. The only reason they are announcing Cathay this week+ other stuff is so that the Warhammer crowd does not riot. Don't expect a ''huge amount of news'' for the future or a weekly communication diary.
  • VildvargVildvarg Registered Users Posts: 2,712
    KronusX said:

    Vildvarg said:

    Vildvarg said:

    Speaking as someone who thought there'd be a delay, do you need a ladder to get off your high horse? You look no better doing this than someone else obstinately telling you there won't be a delay.

    Now I’m just as upset about the delay as everyone else but when you get mass disagreed after speaking the truth I think you have every right to gloat. It is a message board where the point is to discuss and quite often disagree on things. It was the same thing with Monogods, Cathay and the content deniers. People couldn’t read the writing on the wall and mass downvoted what was common sense
    In my opinion one should receive these happenings with a bit of grace rather than stoop to others level, but that may be expecting too much to be fair.
    Could have been done if 1) They didn't added a pre-order one year + in advance and 2) they were transparent from the beginning. The only reason they are announcing Cathay this week+ other stuff is so that the Warhammer crowd does not riot. Don't expect a ''huge amount of news'' for the future or a weekly communication diary.
    Completely irrelevant to any point I was making.

    I'm talking about one's behavior when being correct and choosing to make a post about being right.

    Also I don't disagree with any of your points regardless of their revelance to my comments.
  • Jote191Jote191 Registered Users Posts: 2,021
    I totally saw this happening too. I could probably find the comment but I'm too lazy lol
  • Vanilla_GorillaVanilla_Gorilla Registered Users Posts: 35,617
    Time for you to take a break from the forum.

    It's an internet forum. No one cares if you were right or wrong. We're just a bunch of people chatting about a game. If you genuinely feel the need to get upset because you were right in the past and people disagreed then you should take a break from the forum.

    In this case I was right. It doesn't matter.
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  • hendo’hendo’ Registered Users Posts: 2,988
    Reeks said:

    HueHueHue

    Honestly i did not see this delay coming, but what i found worst was the known CA whiteknights on these forum absolutely demolishing anyone who deigned to mention the mere possibility of a Total War Warhammer 3 delay, those obnoxious entities should really put a sock in it sometimes, like they went for the throat whenever people just mentioned it as a possibility, it was barf inducing really.

    My biggest eye roll was towards the people having the same “all is doom” tune since the second week after the announcement in February. Can't blame people for keeping those eye rolls for the same people. Also, the reasons many people were pointing to stemmed from hyperbole. So again can't blame people for eye rolling.

    Crazy person: my mail didn't come at regular time- that means a storm will come later tonight.

    Everyone else: 🙄
    Storm comes later that night...

    Crazy person: 📣🏆🏆🏆🏅

    Also, is there a roster list for forum white knights? Curious if I'm on it?!?
  • GreenColouredGreenColoured Registered Users Posts: 6,008
    Way to make even the people who would have been on your camp turn against you.
  • ReeksReeks Registered Users Posts: 9,487
    hendo1592 said:

    Reeks said:

    HueHueHue

    Honestly i did not see this delay coming, but what i found worst was the known CA whiteknights on these forum absolutely demolishing anyone who deigned to mention the mere possibility of a Total War Warhammer 3 delay, those obnoxious entities should really put a sock in it sometimes, like they went for the throat whenever people just mentioned it as a possibility, it was barf inducing really.

    My biggest eye roll was towards the people having the same “all is doom” tune since the second week after the announcement in February. Can't blame people for keeping those eye rolls for the same people. Also, the reasons many people were pointing to stemmed from hyperbole. So again can't blame people for eye rolling.

    Crazy person: my mail didn't come at regular time- that means a storm will come later tonight.

    Everyone else: 🙄
    Storm comes later that night...

    Crazy person: 📣🏆🏆🏆🏅

    Also, is there a roster list for forum white knights? Curious if I'm on it?!?
    Oh yeah there's doom and gloom people alright, but that don't change the fact that even when regular people brought forth coherent possibilities of a delay in the release schedule some white knight went balls deep from the get go with stuff like "stop your pathetic fear mongering, there's no evidence of any delay shush it you loonie"

    Those are the pwople who should just stfu and stop being jerks

    Not sure if you are on such a list, do you wanna be?
  • Fingolfin_the-GoldenFingolfin_the-Golden Registered Users Posts: 4,709
    There was no proof of a delay, you were just guessing, lol.
    Almost everyone on the forum said if there is than that’s ok anyway.
    Eat your own crow.
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  • davedave1124davedave1124 Senior Member Registered Users Posts: 19,542
    If Thanquol isn't the pre order then I'm afraid the OP will be eating crows.
  • Vanilla_GorillaVanilla_Gorilla Registered Users Posts: 35,617
    Reeks said:

    hendo1592 said:

    Reeks said:

    HueHueHue

    Honestly i did not see this delay coming, but what i found worst was the known CA whiteknights on these forum absolutely demolishing anyone who deigned to mention the mere possibility of a Total War Warhammer 3 delay, those obnoxious entities should really put a sock in it sometimes, like they went for the throat whenever people just mentioned it as a possibility, it was barf inducing really.

    My biggest eye roll was towards the people having the same “all is doom” tune since the second week after the announcement in February. Can't blame people for keeping those eye rolls for the same people. Also, the reasons many people were pointing to stemmed from hyperbole. So again can't blame people for eye rolling.

    Crazy person: my mail didn't come at regular time- that means a storm will come later tonight.

    Everyone else: 🙄
    Storm comes later that night...

    Crazy person: 📣🏆🏆🏆🏅

    Also, is there a roster list for forum white knights? Curious if I'm on it?!?
    Oh yeah there's doom and gloom people alright, but that don't change the fact that even when regular people brought forth coherent possibilities of a delay in the release schedule some white knight went balls deep from the get go with stuff like "stop your pathetic fear mongering, there's no evidence of any delay shush it you loonie"

    Those are the pwople who should just stfu and stop being jerks

    Not sure if you are on such a list, do you wanna be?
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  • Fingolfin_the-GoldenFingolfin_the-Golden Registered Users Posts: 4,709

    Reeks said:

    hendo1592 said:

    Reeks said:

    HueHueHue

    Honestly i did not see this delay coming, but what i found worst was the known CA whiteknights on these forum absolutely demolishing anyone who deigned to mention the mere possibility of a Total War Warhammer 3 delay, those obnoxious entities should really put a sock in it sometimes, like they went for the throat whenever people just mentioned it as a possibility, it was barf inducing really.

    My biggest eye roll was towards the people having the same “all is doom” tune since the second week after the announcement in February. Can't blame people for keeping those eye rolls for the same people. Also, the reasons many people were pointing to stemmed from hyperbole. So again can't blame people for eye rolling.

    Crazy person: my mail didn't come at regular time- that means a storm will come later tonight.

    Everyone else: 🙄
    Storm comes later that night...

    Crazy person: 📣🏆🏆🏆🏅

    Also, is there a roster list for forum white knights? Curious if I'm on it?!?
    Oh yeah there's doom and gloom people alright, but that don't change the fact that even when regular people brought forth coherent possibilities of a delay in the release schedule some white knight went balls deep from the get go with stuff like "stop your pathetic fear mongering, there's no evidence of any delay shush it you loonie"

    Those are the pwople who should just stfu and stop being jerks

    Not sure if you are on such a list, do you wanna be?
    I remember it well. The persecution was the greatest tragedy in forum history. The victims bodies were strewn across the interwebz like so much wreckage.
    He is just being a troll, leave him and his jerk post.
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  • Fingolfin_the-GoldenFingolfin_the-Golden Registered Users Posts: 4,709
    hendo1592 said:

    Reeks said:

    HueHueHue

    Honestly i did not see this delay coming, but what i found worst was the known CA whiteknights on these forum absolutely demolishing anyone who deigned to mention the mere possibility of a Total War Warhammer 3 delay, those obnoxious entities should really put a sock in it sometimes, like they went for the throat whenever people just mentioned it as a possibility, it was barf inducing really.

    My biggest eye roll was towards the people having the same “all is doom” tune since the second week after the announcement in February. Can't blame people for keeping those eye rolls for the same people. Also, the reasons many people were pointing to stemmed from hyperbole. So again can't blame people for eye rolling.

    Crazy person: my mail didn't come at regular time- that means a storm will come later tonight.

    Everyone else: 🙄
    Storm comes later that night...

    Crazy person: 📣🏆🏆🏆🏅

    Also, is there a roster list for forum white knights? Curious if I'm on it?!?
    Yep.

    My new crazy idea which will be proven by confirmation bias is Kislev complainers caused the delay as ca panicked and redesigned ice and bears and stuff.
    Pitchforks out for Kislev complainers!!!! /s
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