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What are patches? Answered

On people's profile pages there is a space for 'patches' an I was just wondering what they are and what they are used for.


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BurfBest Answer (author)2010-01-08

Patches are a symbolic representation given by a pro member to anyone the pro member believes deserves recognition for whatever the pro member deems worthy. Usually, its a small graphic with a written explanation of why the patch was given.

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lemonie (author)2010-01-08

They're graphically-enhanced message-thingys that you can throw at people and they stick. The site awards some for various reasons (Burf), but people who pay (Pro) can give a limited number for their own reasons.


(I've got both types if you click on my username)

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