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When does PVP become cyber-bullying? Before you label me as a whiner, that's not the intent of this post. I know that PVP is a substantial part of this game and nearly all successful MMORPGs have a PVP component. So I'm just posing the question, when does PVP surpass the developers intent and enter the realm of cyber-bullying? So allow me to describe the situation - there is a player, which I will dub MicroP3nis (because of his obvious inadequacy issues), that haunts Viledon. Now I can only assume this player has a full set of +12 Deltas, and I wouldn't be surprised if the gear was fully spanned and filled with R2 uni jewels. Also assume all the accessories are the best possible for level 39 and the AP pet is probably level 40 and filled with chips. It would be like one of the veteran endgame players stuffed into deltas. So back to the original question - is getting killed by this player PVP or cyber-bullying? Now I know that the majority of the players in the opposing faction are simply questing through to higher levels. Most are probably wearing at least a few pieces of the Base Delta set gifted at level 30 and using jewels picked up in Bitterstone Core as they leveled up. Suffice it to say, Mr. Micro can one-shot the majority of players he runs across in Viledon and (for the very unfortunate) players that match against him in battlegrounds. He can even ride into the middle of the enemy base, kill the player mocking him (me) and ride out again before the mob of guards can damage him below 50%. Sure, the argument can be made, "If you don't like it then you can level up your gear, just like he did." I'm sure the vast majority of players do not have the desire or the means to gear up a character like that. But that is not the focus of this post - when does pvp become cyber-bullying? I would suggest the answer is in the kill to death ratio. But how high does the ratio need to go? 10:1? 100:1? or even 1000:1? I see in-game Wanted announcements all the time how the strongest endgame players get killed by the opposing faction. And I'm sure that even after I've played for a year, I wouldn't be able to match these players. But I'm pretty sure their kill to death ration isn't as high as Mr. Micro. So I'm not expecting any changes to the game. There have been players like Mr. Micro in every MMORPG that I have ever played. Players like that help me realize that my RL is not so bad. I can only imagine some of the horrors that have made people become cyber-bullies, and I pity them. But I'm also glad that I don't need to validate my life according to a digital one. So have fun killing the crap out of me in PVP.