Suggestion for minimizing GW level abuse (flat badges and reinforced weapons with lower levels)
MAX( AVG(top 3 survivors), HPSL -2)
HPSL: "Highest Potential Survivor Level" (based on council or profile level breakpoints, whichever is easier to use).
This is the same way as now, but if you have a profile or council level high enough for survivor level 27's, the algorithm expects you to have at least level 25 survivors. If you don't have that, you are likely trying to abuse levels somehow.
This is based on @Firekid's suggestion, but makes it easier to level up without being punished at hard breakpoints where you'd have to stop upgrading building until the GW season ends (and then upgrade three buildings + all equipment and survivors you need for GW before the next season starts), in order not to be at a disadvantage.
Maybe this is too late considering NG is likely working on the next GW patch already, but since I don't know that for a fact I thought I would share it anyway.
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