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Story Length

5 months ago

How many pages is a 2 length story? (So short yo momma thought it was a recipe)

My storygame is going to be based about that so can someone tell me?

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5 months ago
It's based more on word count than pages, how many words do you generally have per page?

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5 months ago

Idk its all mixed

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5 months ago
Of course some are going to be more sparsely popuated thtn others, but usually there's some sort of average. Do your pages have a couple of scentences each A couple of paragraphs?

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5 months ago

some pages have like around 4 sentences, while a few have around 2 paragraphs and one has around 5

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5 months ago
Depending on paragraph length then, you may already be at longer than a 2/8. Most of the 2/8s seem to be in the low 1,000s, but nobody knows the exact algorithm.

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5 months ago
Also I apologize for the numerous typos in this thread, I've been writing from my phone and not paying too much attention to details ^_^

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5 months ago

ok thanks for the help 

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5 months ago

I've finished my story and it has a 2133 word count. I don't know how to check the length though.

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5 months ago
It only shows after you publish it.

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5 months ago

thanks, guess I'll wait till tommorow to publish it and then edit it 

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5 months ago
Can't wait.

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5 months ago
You should really edit it BEFORE publishing...

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5 months ago

I have but I can't see the length rating. I already edited the other stuff

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5 months ago

I published it and instead of a 2, I get a 4 even though I tried to keep stuff to the bare minimum. What do I do now?

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5 months ago
I unpublished it for you.

I recommend you rethink your life choices.

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5 months ago

Oof I have obviously failed in life. How may I fix this abomination?

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5 months ago
The algorithm is currently unknown and will continue to be until one of two things happen:

1) Me or BD get around to reverse engineering it out of curiosity (probably a fuckton of work).
2) Ogre, Killa, 3J, or alexp (or any other admin that would have access to the info) tell us what it is directly.

Neither of these things has happened and the latter will likely never happen so you're stuck with everyone wondering how length is calculated. same prison as the people wondering how points affect weighted ratings