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Open Suicide command

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Proposal
Add /suicide command to the game to allow a person to send themselves to the cloner, with a 5 minute countdown. Using an item or an action during this time cancels the countdown. 24 hour cool down after use. Cannot be activated when TEF'd, in combat or special forces.
Motivation
As a means to self-service in the event that one finds themselves very stuck without a means to remedy the situation.

About a week ago, I interacted with a guy on discord who had been waiting months for a ticket response for his character who is stuck outside the planetary map. I can't image many people in that circumstance would continue playing R3. This is an old and buggy game. These days it makes sense to gives the players more means to fix their own problems in a non-exploitable way.

Ultimately, the motivation here is to keep people playing and enjoying R3. Community makes or breaks an MMO.
Justification
Getting stuck happens. Sometimes /unstick doesn't cut it. Tickets here have a reputation for taking a very long time for resolution.

This would take some load off the R3 staff as it would reduce the amount of tickets submitted. It would also help retain the existing player base as less folks would be likely to quit after months of waiting for a ticket response. A 5 minute countdown with action/item restriction would ensure this would be difficult to abuse to avoid things like death to a bounty hunter or as a means of exploitable fast travel. 24 hour cool down and usage restriction measures seem to be another reasonable measure to avoid unintended abuse.
I've seen a number of players in R3 discord inquire about how long it will take for a response on a ticket. A few of them are just very stuck. One person was stuck in space outside a spaceship (on foot), another was stuck off the map. A /suicide command to send one's self to the cloner would have resolved both of these issues without staff intervention.
 
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I think a "/activateclone" ability would be a better choice of command. 24 hour cooldown would probably be better if it's purely there for the reasons you've added.
 
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There would have to be safeguards in place to avoid using it as an ITV.
 
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I think a "/activateclone" ability would be a better choice of command. 24 hour cooldown would probably be better if it's purely there for the reasons you've added.
I agree on both accounts. I suppose I chose the most intuitive command someone might try, but I definitely see your point. As for 24 hour lockout, I will amend my proposal to reflect this good idea of yours.
 
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I mean technically you can already just die to npcs as a means to fast travel
I understand that, but there are so many places without NPCs or NPCs so low it would take forever for them to kill you.

I was mostly eluding to people avoiding PVP/bypassing the 5 minutes to combatant but mentioning PVP seems to be taboo in PV.