This week I sat down with the guys from the Imperial Army, a role playing guild that focuses on all aspects of the game.
A: When the guild was created it had the goal of representing the Army of the Empire. So it was named after that Army.
Q: Can you give me a quick 2-3 sentencedescription of your guild?
A: A mature close knit group of dedicated playerswho share the same passion for creating their own piece of the Star Wars universe
. Military themed RP guild that partakes in all styles of play.
Q: How did your guild come about?
A: A group of players decided it would be fun to RP Stormtroopers, and the men and women of the Galactic Empire Military
Q: What kind of play style do you focus on? PvE,PvP, RP
A: The Imperial army
was created as a roleplayguild, however our members enjoy all aspects and play styles.
Q: What is your guild set up? How do you run yourguild?
A: We are set up with a military structure, andline of command, this is however, mainly for RP purposes. We have a family atmosphere to how we play together. 5 officers run the guild, there is still aline of command, but we discuss everything together.
Q: How serious do you play and/or run the guild?
A: As serious as it needs to be taken to functionwell, but not so serious that it becomes no longer fun.
A: Yes, the rank and structure of the guild is based upon a military organization. This establishes a well defined structureand chain of command within the guild
, allowing the guild to scale to whateversize is required.
Q: Why did you choose the Sith/Republic?
A: Because we are the Imperial Army… So the Empire seemed the perfect fit. but also because in galaxies we were a part of the galactic empire.. and hey, being the bad guys is more fun..
Q: Why do you run a guild?
A: I inherited the guild after the retirement of previous guild leaders. To me this shows that the guild is about its members and not the person in the top spot.
Q: Raid Planning?
A: We plan to participate in Raiding, howeveruntil more is known about the Raiding in the game, there is no solid planningto be done.
A: IA is always recruiting. We have built theguild structure to be scalable we do not have a theoretical maximum number ofmembers. we do no however just accept anyone who applies. We have always valuedthe quality of our membership and maintain a strict standards for acceptance. Above all we are a family and we want to insure all of our members are a goodfit for the guild and the guild is a good fit for the members. .
Q: Age Requirement?
A: The official minimum age to join the guild is 15.
Q: Guild size?
Q: What makes your guild stand out from everyoneelse? What makes your guild unique?
A: We are a Military themed RP guild with a verytight knit family feel to it. You will not find another guild that is as closeto each other as this one.
Q: How do you spend your time until release? Doyou know each other in real life or do you spend a lot of time on forums?
A: We spend a lot of time on our Forums, we alsohave a podcast, and a D&D game going a few nights a week.
Q: Guild systems in other MMOs? (Likes/Dislikes)
A: Liked Guild housing, Guild Chat, custom ranks.
Q: If somebody is interested how and where canthey apply for membership?
Q: One last question, if there was one thing youcould ask the Dev’s to include, what would it be?