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# 1 Competence griefing
02-03-2010, 04:01 PM
I was in a PvP instance and the opponent team wipes me out with effectively fitted ships, solid tactics, and coordination. Player skills are way overpowered. What is a casual player who wants instant gratification supposed to do?

Please nerf so that I can win by just mashing space key!
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# 2
02-05-2010, 04:52 PM
Seconded, please outfit my escort with a shiny red "I win!!" button
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# 3
02-05-2010, 05:37 PM
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Originally Posted by SierraTango View Post
I was in a PvP instance and the opponent team wipes me out with effectively fitted ships, solid tactics, and coordination. Player skills are way overpowered. What is a casual player who wants instant gratification supposed to do?

Please nerf so that I can win by just mashing space key!
The only meaningful solution to this is bracketed games.

Honestly, in no other friendly sport would you put teams who have no chance against teams who are prepared. It's just not sporting.

If someone forms a team, or even a group - that group should end up getting an informal rating that affects who it gets thrown into matches with...

hey... now there is an idea
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# 4
02-05-2010, 05:38 PM
Kind of like the much auto match making that people were griping about in MW2 in regards to the PC?
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# 5
02-05-2010, 05:40 PM
Quote:
Originally Posted by Meat_Machine
The only meaningful solution to this is bracketed games.

Honestly, in no other friendly sport would you put teams who have no chance against teams who are prepared. It's just not sporting.

If someone forms a team, or even a group - that group should end up getting an informal rating that affects who it gets thrown into matches with...
+1 to this idea, totally agreed there should be ranked matches for teams and otherwise normal (unranked) matches for 'PUGs'. And teams would be forced into ranked bracket matching, whereas PUGs won't.
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# 6
02-05-2010, 06:01 PM
Sadly this the most productive post in the PvP section.
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# 7
02-05-2010, 08:06 PM
Quote:
Originally Posted by SierraTango View Post
I was in a PvP instance and the opponent team wipes me out with effectively fitted ships, solid tactics, and coordination. Player skills are way overpowered. What is a casual player who wants instant gratification supposed to do?

Please nerf so that I can win by just mashing space key!


Thanks for posting in a few words what I posted in a thousand. It's a lot clearer your way. My hat is off to you!
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# 8
02-05-2010, 09:43 PM
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Originally Posted by zugstum
Sadly this the most productive post in the PvP section.
No, it is a huge flame bait post that should be closed. I am tired of these trolling posts filled with sarcasm aimed at disrupting the community. They just divide both sides even further.
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# 9
02-05-2010, 09:51 PM
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Originally Posted by Emn1ty View Post
No, it is a huge flame bait post that should be closed. I am tired of these trolling posts filled with sarcasm aimed at disrupting the community. They just divide both sides even further.
As much as I hate the posts from people asking for nerfs because they don't know how to win or use their advantages, or refuse to use team work and pug, etc.

Threads like these are no better, and will win no favor with neither the community, nor the devs. Even if I agree with the basic idea of the satire behind this thread, we don't need to act insulting towards each other.
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# 10
02-06-2010, 06:33 AM
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Originally Posted by Emn1ty View Post
No, it is a huge flame bait post that should be closed. I am tired of these trolling posts filled with sarcasm aimed at disrupting the community. They just divide both sides even further.
I dont think you understand how some of us are tired of the insanely usless, Klingon or Feds, are to powerful posts. There are over a dozen on the two pages about a game that is out now 8 days. They post rubbish with no facts or stats or god help us, MATH.

As an add bonus the normal WRONG.

As another note the forums are for people to discuss, so go and burn books else where please.
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