On 26/09/05, Nicolas Weeger < nicolas.weeger at laposte.net > wrote: > > Should the shops etc. not be player-run? > > I guess we could have both. > But then, you'd need to have a drawback for running your own > shop (high rental fee? need to be there for the shop to be > opened?), else players could make much money... The drawback is that players would have to control what the shop buys and at what price - otherwise someone could dump a lot of useless stuff they can not sell on them and make them bancrupt. A player-run shop will not buy something they will not be able to sell for a higher price.