Originally Posted by Tuco
Originally Posted by Athann

That's a bad poll, because it puts the question in a very unclear and questionable form.
We don't want "the option" to add two party members as some sort of fancy extra.
We want the game to support a party of six as a default interface and then let people who are happy with less party members do as they will.

Precisely this.
Your options should simply have been something along the lines of:

6 - As standard (but players can choose to play with fewer)
5 - Cap it here, its a fair compromise
4 - It's fine as is and Modding can do the rest