Pokémon Go: Ban wave rolled back, but the damage is there
THIS is your apology?
But is that all it takes? The second wave of bans at the end of July was over a week ago now, meaning that some players were unable to access Pokémon Go for almost two weeks - and for no reason. That's not just annoying, that also shakes confidence in the mechanics behind Pokémon Go; namely that it can arbitrarily happen again at any time for accounts to simply be banned, even if you're behaving within the rules of the game set by Niantic. If you are a Pokémon Go trainer who has invested a lot of money in the shop, this is even harder, because from now on everything can be gone.
Because there are also other incomprehensible game decisions by the developers, some players have already drawn consequences and turned their backs on Pokémon Go for the time being. There are plenty of other location-based games out there. (Pssst: Like The Witcher: Monster Slayer)
Niantic takes back bans
In many cases, those affected affirm that the ban could not have been imposed because of spoofing or other cheating processes. Accordingly, players turned to the developers of Niantic primarily via ticket and Twitter, as some of the bans should last 30 days, others even permanently.01:35
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And hopefully it stays that way!
Banning automations don't cause trouble in Pokémon Go, but also in World of Warcraft, for example, as we've reported again and again. In most cases, the only thing that helps the sincere players then is going public to generate some attention and "buzz" so that customer support agents take another look at the tickets. In this case, i.e. Pokémon Go, it helped - but the fear that such a mistake may happen again is justified.Support buffed - it'll only take a minute. Thanks!
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