Logging-inYou need to log in to VVarMachine in order to get full access to our features, to interact with other members, to manage your profile, and to be able to manage (and get points for) the content you submit.
PointsEvery logged-in member can gain points as they contribute to our community, in ways like…
- Posting on the forums
- Contributing content to VVarMachine, such as images of the day
As you gain points, you can spend them on various fun or useful things
The points system extends further than this though, as members have the ability to give each-other points via gift-points. Gift-points are given out to all our members at a rate of 1 per day for every day they are a member but are useless until they are given to people who you feel have done you or the community a good service. When they are given to someone they show up on their personal points page, and they count towards their point total (which they can use to buy things with). For example, somebody might release some works to the community and then members might give them a whole load of points for it, given them credit for their work.
Occasionally upon giving a gift, you will be awarded points yourself, as a random award for your consideration.
Members of staff have the ability to give any number of points they like to people, including huge numbers, or even negative numbers. Please the staff and you could be awarded massively in points; abuse our systems and you could be penalized.
Please have fun with the system and use your gift-points well.
Other things to doOther features we have include:
private topics (for private messaging)
Wiki+Wiki+ is a system that allows users to post content into a database of posts. This system is similar to that of a forum, however rather than having a structure of forums and user created topics, it has a staff-managed hierarchical structure of pages.
The system can be used for all kinds of things, such as posting reference material indexed hierarchically by category, organising ideas indexed by topic, or discussing TV programmes indexed by episode name.
The staff will make clear how the Wiki+ system is employed on this website.