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Hemi-Cuda
05-15-2002, 03:56 AM
last night i was on a server, and there were the usual backstabbers who topped the scores. but then one guy came on who had seemed to make a script that would turn 180 degrees, hit attack, then turn back around with the single push of a button. this allowed him to use the backwards heavy slash while he was facing you. and since scripts execute their commands so fast, you couldn't even see him turn around at all.

this made me leave the server in disgust. not only did he have no trouble getting the top score every map with this tactic, he won every duel as well, since the heavy backwards slash kills in one hit and is unblockable

MP is a disgrace now. i've never been as annoyed at a game as i was last night. Raven went and turned the best online game i have ever played into the dumbest

lets all go make scripts so the game is a cakewalk :(


p.s. sorry for the whinning type post, but this really pisses me off. i had so much fun playing the game before the 1.03 patch, and even a bit after before the backwards swing was known. but now its impossible for me to find a fun game (even duel servers are full of these types of lamers)

Tummy
05-15-2002, 04:03 AM
Yeah i think the whole pull backswing of any type is kinda gay and unbalancing lets just hope that raven fixes it

G0G0GadgetForce
05-15-2002, 04:04 AM
Hey man I understand what you mean but don't start the scripts are for kids crap. If you blew off a few fingers you might see a good use for scripts and binds.

The real solution isn't to nerf the back slash either.

The solution is to create a counter attack or vulnerability for every major force and move! Why the game designers havn't done this is unforgivable.

BTW-If a patch comes out that actually does this I will buy the game and purchase GameCommander2. This is a voice recognition program. Instead of playing keyboard gymnastics, I say push and I force push. I say mind trick, and he doesn't see me. I'll leave my fingers (or the ones I have left) to moving my character and clicking the mouse. I think 5 fingures and 2 thumbs should do it.

KnightHawk420
05-15-2002, 04:28 AM
Go back to 1.02 and I'll show you how you can be raped just the same with the backstab.

It was a problem then, it's a problem now. And yes it needs to be resolved.

Chastan
05-15-2002, 04:31 AM
multiplayer is absolutly disgusting now

your mother is absolutely distgusting now... oh wait

Hemi-Cuda
05-15-2002, 04:31 AM
i never said scripts are for kiddies. i myself have spent a lot of time creating custom ones that do everything from toggle between gamma settings for different maps to give me rainbow rail colors for Q3

whats gay is when scripts give an easy way to make the game really stupid, like the backslash one. a script like that turns an already lame attack into an utterly disgusting one

i personally have sworn off JK2 entirely until a new patch comes out to address some of this bull****, which i hate to do :(

Rocket Arena 3 is again the only game i play now

Silent Wolf
05-15-2002, 12:28 PM
im glad you dont like the game anymore, one less n00b

JediKnight Dave
05-15-2002, 12:36 PM
you people stfu i agree with his post. you guys are noobs who like to ruin a good game with this ****. You flame people because you at last can win at the game using cheap tatics. f off

Demise_SOK
05-15-2002, 12:44 PM
The funny thing about backstab = in an email from a dev in another post in this forum the dev says it was an 'oversight' that backstab damage wasn't changed when all other saber damage was reduced.

So, you could call the backstab move an unintended result in gameplay by the devs. in other words, an exploit.

I don't really care about the move, I can counter it with moderate success- my problem is that since autoblock/damage reduction and the changes in damage based on where you are in a swing backstabbers are 3x harder to kill making it 3x easier for them to preform this lame move OVER AND OVER.

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05-15-2002, 12:45 PM
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JaledDur
05-15-2002, 12:52 PM
Originally posted by Demise_SOK
The funny thing about backstab = in an email from a dev in another post in this forum the dev says it was an 'oversight' that backstab damage wasn't changed when all other saber damage was reduced.

So, you could call the backstab move an unintended result in gameplay by the devs. in other words, an exploit.

I don't really care about the move, I can counter it with moderate success- my problem is that since autoblock/damage reduction and the changes in damage based on where you are in a swing backstabbers are 3x harder to kill making it 3x easier for them to preform this lame move OVER AND OVER.

See the whole "3x harder" to kill is my problem with this patch, primarily. The saber was the right strength in the original game. Had DFA been modified as it HAS BEEN, and this backstab modified like the DFA, with everything else left alone, I think almost everyone would be happy with the sabers.

ArtifeX
05-15-2002, 12:59 PM
The problem isn't that the backstab is too powerful, its that all the other moves have been made nearly impotent. If there were other moves that were actually viable tactically, then people would use them. Unfortunately, there aren't. The game revolves, as I state in my guides, around Push/Pull Backstab. There are no other strategies that can even approach the effectiveness of this combo.

I liken this to taking one of the old Street Fighter II games and allowing the Ryu character to do normal damage, but nerfing all others so that they only do 10% of normal. Result: everybody who wants to win plays Ryu.

Prediction: Raven will nerf all backstab/sweep moves and thus make duels last 10 times longer so that you have to wait 30 min. between duels in an 8 person duel server.

Darth Skyw@lker
05-15-2002, 01:02 PM
:violin: :violin: :violin: :violin: :violin: :violin: :wstupid:

DarkendNever
05-15-2002, 01:07 PM
Im not trying to say im a know it all but both patches have +'s and -'s.
I say bring back dfa ( with the turn )so when pull and backstab doesnt work you pull and get dfa'ed
When you turn your back there should be a one hit head attack ( executioner style counter) so if he misses you can one hit kill- counter. Now I know not many people miss when they have practiced this extremly annoying move.
But its a start and not a flame. We need ideas to pass along to Raven.
Another idea you should still be able to push while on the ground
A true "jedi" can focus and use his powers in any situation (e.g., Luke in the swamps of dehgobah(sp?) uses push/pull while handstanding with yoda on one foot) for true realism ( or movie action) this is not a bad idea imho.


o well peace and hair grease


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DarkendNever
05-15-2002, 01:12 PM
See the whole "3x harder" to kill is my problem with this patch, primarily. The saber was the right strength in the original game. Had DFA been modified as it HAS BEEN, and this backstab modified like the DFA, with everything else left alone, I think almost everyone would be happy with the sabers.



Right on. I agree 100% and I would bet that 50% or more of the die-hard saber only players would too.

Lee_Wyndwalker
05-15-2002, 01:13 PM
Is why would you reduce the damage a lightsaber does? Gui-Gon can make it melt a blast door, which means, if it touches you, you are either dead, or you are losing a limb. Why reduce it?

Saber users had enough trouble trying to get kills before the patch, now you add this one shot deal which is the only attack worth using apparently and it takes every ounce of skill away from saber fighting.

PS. Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right B A Select Start

BlackDove
05-15-2002, 01:19 PM
Originally posted by Darth Skyw@lker
:violin: :violin: :violin: :violin: :violin: :violin: :wstupid:

http://216.40.201.38/cwm/3dlil/laff.gif

crazyplaya73
05-15-2002, 01:27 PM
Prediction: Raven will nerf all backstab/sweep moves and thus make duels last 10 times longer so that you have to wait 30 min. between duels in an 8 person duel server.

Damn I hope not. That would totally suck.

I played this one dude where all he would do is pull knockdown and backstab. Yes this is an effective move and I use it myself sometimes to surprise people but those who use it all the time or walk around "ass fighting" are just dumb n00bs.

I was able to beat him every time because I knewn exactly what he was going to do by using this technique:

1) fast stance
2) stand still or walk toward him always directly facing him
3) as soon as he gets close forward lunge special attack
4) throw saber if his saber gets parried (is that how you say it?)
5) repeat from step 2

This won't work against skilled players that vary their attacks often but against n00bs that do the pull backstab most of the time this worked wonders for me. :D

Also if you do get pulled down try to get up quickly by pressing attack and then try to kick as you get up by pressing foward and double tap the kick button.

BlackDove
05-15-2002, 01:34 PM
Prediction: Raven will nerf all backstab/sweep moves and thus make duels last 10 times longer so that you have to wait 30 min. between duels in an 8 person duel server.

OH YEAH, HELL YEAH...

I HOPE that happenes...

Nill the Mean
05-15-2002, 01:41 PM
On a few exceptions, this thread is extremely stupid. It contains no usefull information and it even includes something that I actually find offensive. Please, no more talk about America and their "war against terror". I don't want to hear anything about it.

Tekken
05-15-2002, 02:03 PM
I played against someone last nite who used this tactic (on a NF FFA server, with Throw disabled too).

No scripts on my end, just practice and a lil thinking ahead. I'm no where near being one of the top players, I just have fun and keep my head.

I've found that constant movement is the key against this script. Strike, move. Stike, move. Triple Stong combos seem to interupt the animation, so they can't land the hit, or don't land it clean.

Someone runs towards me ass-first, I strafe to the side and either drop a DFA on 'em, or hit them with a mid-air Blue forward lunge. Another thing I'll do is jump-flip over them in Blue, and hit 'em with my own backstab when I land.

Personally, I enjoy the challenge of beating someone either 'ass-fighting' or using a script to do the sweep.

In FF servers, I use Absorb and DFA when someone is a pull fiend. The other nite, a guy was calling me a n00b for taking him out with this. My response was, "I'm a n00b but you're still dead. Explain...." :D

w1ggl3s
05-15-2002, 02:18 PM
Raven needs to make every backstab like the Blue backstab

DONT change the lethality of it. Its a finishing move.

However change the "run into crowds backwards sweeping as many people dead as you can" tactics :)



Backstab needs to be just light the light backstab and everything would be fine

Kanubis
05-15-2002, 02:48 PM
Raven needs to make every backstab like the Blue backstab

I disagree, the sweeping style of the medium backslash should remain, but the damage should be gradient, so that players hit immediately behind you (that would've been hit by light backstab) should get full damage, as the players are hit further to either side of the slash, the damage should reduce dramatically.

I mainly say this because it would be a shame for the graphical style to be sacrificed.

Anyway, I always incorporated the back slash moves (light and medium, anyway) into my playing,. along with many other moves.. I'm not going to stop because of a patch.

If all you people who scorn these, and other, tactics were obeyed, there would be hardly any moves left to use in the game.

I'm not accusing all of you of this, but part of me suspects that the increasing amount of 'unspoken rules' is being used mainly for Noob persecution.

[SICK]OLMofo
05-15-2002, 03:22 PM
Hey I'm sure glad I didnt buy this stupid game seeing that saber fighting is a joke with or without the patch. Just use my money for q4 or sof2 and not worry being backstabbed HAHAHAHAHAHA!

C'jais
05-15-2002, 03:47 PM
Originally posted by Tekken
My response was, "I'm a n00b but you're still dead. Explain...." :D

I don't know how u fight or what your philosophy is on skill, but u sure do sound like an idiot i met online a few days ago...

He claimed that "winning is skill". No more, no less. BTW, I asked him because he seemed to support a player who used nothing but light lunge and *sigh*... "backstab", with the occasional regular swing.

Now, do all of u people believe that if somehow the developers added a BFG from q2 or something similar, and using it solely to kill people with, then that said player using it would be very skillful indeed? Or what if some player used a cheat, where he simply typed "K" and then won the game?

Or what if a player used every special move in the game, with moderation, employed all the stances, rarely got hit because of his lightning reflexes and had a sixth sense of where his opponent would strike?

Or what if some player comes along who ONLY thought of his own score, not his enjoyment or others, but ONLY his score. That player only knew only 2-3 moves in the game which he had developed to such a degree that he could kill anyone who was foolish enough to stand in the way of his preprogrammed step-by-step fighting system. This player could not adapt to any new situation or vary his attacks at all, and so got brutally slaughtered by another player who learned from his mistakes and wiped his arse with a pink lightsaber.

What is SKILL? What is fair play?

Backstab as it is now is a joke, a bug, a mistake.... an exploit.
No more, no less.

Backstab should be used in those rare occurences where you find yourself with your back to your opponent. The so called "arse mastas" running around backwards trying to hit something they can't see are spoiling the fun for me. This can sadly be done because some developer thought it could be fun if players could block attacks coming from behind by some pure f*cking magic. Assmasters shouldn't be able to do this, it's pure logic. And the term is wrong as well: last i checked, a "backstab" is where you strike the BACK of your opponent who has his BACK turned towards your FRONT. Not the other way around. Please correct me if i'm wrong, english is not my first language.

Thus, i propose they add a new move to the game: the forward stab. This is a quick direct jab forward with your lightsaber just like the blue "backstab", but directly in front. This move could be easily blocked, and the animation takes as long as say, the new DFA, so the defenders could simply block it, sidestep and strike their attacker. It could, however, be used to quickly strike your enemy if he has your back turned to you, of if he spams the strong stance without thought. And it shouldn't deal an insane amount of damage either.

I take playing multiplayer as seriously as playing any other sport. If you met a footballplayer or golfplayer who misbehaved and played unfairly, kicked his opponents if the game was going against him etc, wouldn't you guys react offensively? I would, and I do. Contrary to what many people say, you CAN misbehave in a multiplayer game, and there ARE cheap moves.

This is my opinion, flame me to hell and back if you like.

Vestril
05-15-2002, 03:51 PM
On a few exceptions, this thread is extremely stupid. It contains no usefull information and it even includes something that I actually find offensive. Please, no more talk about America and their "war against terror". I don't want to hear anything about it.

One--what, exactly are you talking about:confused: I seriously just went through this thread three times and couldn't find that to which you refer...could you quote it for me?...

Two--don't read it if you don't want to hear anything about it. You read the title--you knew what you were getting into.

Silent Wolf
05-15-2002, 04:00 PM
to have only said one sentance you sure did "gleam" alot from that veslex, you sad sad human being. I stick by my comment, this guy IS n00b and so are his supporters.

DISMISSED

Owen Yu
05-15-2002, 04:02 PM
o==8

Yeah, take that in your mouth, 'cause that's all that's going to result from your whining.

Vestril
05-15-2002, 04:06 PM
Originally posted by Owen Yu
o==8

Yeah, take that in your mouth, 'cause that's all that's going to result from your whining.

Precedence shows that this is not the case. Raven catered to the most vocal people when they released 1.03... it stands to reason that they would do things this way again.

Silent Wolf
05-15-2002, 04:13 PM
still doesnt explain why people lose sleep of a game, of any type.
i think it goes back to the way our society functions, basically people feel everything must exist to fullfill there own inate desires. Personally i hate movie critics because i really dont care what someone thinks about a movie as long as i like it. Same goes for anything else. And if i dont like something, oh well onto the next. I guess i can understand being turned off when people change something you immensly like, for me that was cs, i was great at it, loved it and they changed it drastically. My comment/response, stopped playing. I didnt lose much sleep over it because i didnt create the game, i just enjoyed it. People act like the game companies owe them there first born just because they paid for a product. My thought on it is, sure i paid for what "they" gave me. If i dont like it, thats my problem, not theirs. I didnt ask for a patch for jk2, but i sure as hell got one, and i feel the fact that raven was considerate enough to try and enhance the game,then ill be considerate enough to get with the program or get out.

nuff said,
-wolf

[SWS]Strider
05-15-2002, 04:16 PM
Hey Silent Wolf...I'm back (if you remember me at all).

I don't have this game yet so I can't voice my opinion. I'm gonna say right now, whining isn't gonna do ANYTHING. Look at all these stinkin threads. Do you think we need another about this? If your mad go post in one of the hundreds of others. All the threads might as well have the same subject line.

Dace
05-15-2002, 04:17 PM
uh, yeah whatever. People hate critics and then post their thoughts thus in essence being a critic. Then there are those that whine about "whiners". I would think that if u really thought that way u wouldn't post at all and be busy playing the game.

Silent Wolf
05-15-2002, 04:19 PM
hey strider,
good to see a friendly face, im living in troll hell.

stop by irc sometime #jediknight ;)

C'jais
05-15-2002, 04:34 PM
I don't know if you guys are referring to my whining, but basically, this is what a game forum is for. Whining, complaining, voicing your opinion, sharing the love of the game, comment on playing the game etc.... it's all in a game forum, and you can't do much about it.

But this community sure is one of the most offensive, complaining and self-destructive I have ever laid eyes on. And you seem to attract the most ignorant, immature posters of all time, but that's probably just because of the starwars aspect.

Whining and complaining GETS you somewhere, but only if done in a civil, behaved, relaxed and constructive manner.

What i mean is that its not just enough to say that you are against this, this and this, but you also have to mention that you are FOR, and support this, this and this, and the game would be better if we replaced this with this. I know many do this, but at the same time, this forum has a TON who don't.

And please, quote the poster you are referring to, so I don't have to be confused finding another poster you guys hate.

Silent Wolf
05-15-2002, 04:45 PM
but basically, this is what a game forum is for. Whining, complaining, voicing your opinion, sharing the love of the game, comment on playing the game etc.... it's all in a game forum, and you can't do much about it.


You sir have it backwards, forums are for intelectually expressing ideas in a non-combative manner. I nor anyone else has any problem with a good debate, however posts such as "This game0rz sux0rz" or "omfg patch is the ghey!" coupled with poorly written debates are grounds for punishment. The forums were not always like this belive me, they were kinder, and a hell of a lot smarter. However, like all popular things in life comes the advent of the bandwagon jumpers, they are here to stay more or less, i just dont mind making them feel unwelcome.

As a final thought, intelligent posts are welcomed and encouraged, even if a person disagrees they are more likely to support your idea or give you the time of day if it doesnt include profanity, simplistic thoughts, or blatent negativity. Because really, who likes people who are negative anyways?

-Wolf

Vestril
05-15-2002, 04:48 PM
My comment/response, stopped playing. I didnt lose much sleep over it because didnt create the game, i just enjoyed it. People act like the game companies owe them there first born just because they paid for a product. My thought on it is, sure i paid for what "they" gave me. If i dont like it, thats my problem, not theirs. I didnt ask for a patch for jk2, but i sure as hell got one, and i feel the fact that raven was considerate enough to try and enhance the game,then ill be considerate enough to get with the program or get out.

I disagree with that concept. I paid for a game that had acertain sort of flow and dynamic to it. There are some people who put a lot of research into the game beforehand, to see to it that they bought a game worth playing. By changing the game around drastically, in the first patch, Raven kind of gave the finger to all the people who spent time looking into the game, and to the people who were enjoying the game as it was.

They rushed to patch the game, and though I applaud their willingness to attempt at support, it was a poor attempt. I think that they should have trusted there QA people, who must have been satisfied with the game when they released it, rather than taking the advice of virtually all of the most vocal complainers. Rather than releasing the changes subtly, one patch at a time, or taking the time to put some thought into the patch, they pushed it out as quickly as possible.

I suppose it makes a certain amount of sense to change the game quickly, if you're going to change it--that way people don't get too settled into their routines, but I think they could have released a much more balanced and fun patch if they had waited another month.

Yes, they tried to enhance the game--but they haven't finished at that yet, and if they think they have, and this winds up as the last patch, I will seriously reevaluate Raven as a company.

Vestril
05-15-2002, 04:50 PM
Originally posted by Silent Wolf
im glad you dont like the game anymore, one less n00b

Yes Wolf, I see your point, intelligent, well thought out posts are the way to go :(

--Edit--
I mean...if you had posted that like a month ago, I wouldn't be complaining, but you posted it something like 4 hours ago, and then proceeded to harp on trolls. I suggest you take your own advice.

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05-15-2002, 04:55 PM
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HAHAHAH this is too funny!!!

//me steals form! :D

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Dace
05-15-2002, 04:58 PM
forums are for intelectually expressing ideas in a non-combative manner. I nor anyone else has any problem with a good debate, however posts such as "This game0rz sux0rz" or "omfg patch is the ghey!" coupled with poorly written debates are grounds for punishment

uhh, didn't u just post "im glad you dont like the game anymore, one less n00b". Or are there extinuating circumstances that i'm not aware of? A clause of some sort? Maybe u have to be in a special club that has a secret decoder ring in order to be allowed to post like that and then say other people shouldn't?

C'jais
05-15-2002, 05:06 PM
Originally posted by Silent Wolf



You sir have it backwards, forums are for intelectually expressing ideas in a non-combative manner. I nor anyone else has any problem with a good debate, however posts such as "This game0rz sux0rz" or "omfg patch is the ghey!" coupled with poorly written debates are grounds for punishment.

As a final thought, intelligent posts are welcomed and encouraged, even if a person disagrees they are more likely to support your idea or give you the time of day if it doesnt include profanity, simplistic thoughts, or blatent negativity. Because really, who likes people who are negative anyways?

-Wolf

Pardon me, but i can't really see why i have it backwards. Did you read everything i wrote? I say "whiners, complainers" because you people seem to think that everyone who dislikes something is per se a "whiner". Then, i continued to say that i like the people that posts constructive criticism and well thought out posts.

What my point was, is that a game forum can't be rid of "whiners" = people who dislike certain aspects of a game and voice their opinion out loud(preferably in a constructive manner) I think i got that quite clear in my post.

I can't, however, see you point other than that you agree completely with me.

Silent Wolf
05-15-2002, 05:07 PM
that quote of yours echos the sentiment of my thought that if you dont like it, leave. Im sorry he didnt enjoy the patch, glad to see one less whiner. No harm in that.


As for ves's response, it was well written and i can see your side of it, however i do support ravens deccisions, as they deliver quality. Imho of course.

-Wolf

Vestril
05-15-2002, 09:42 PM
Originally posted by Silent Wolf
that quote of yours echos the sentiment of my thought that if you dont like it, leave. Im sorry he didnt enjoy the patch, glad to see one less whiner. No harm in that.


As for ves's response, it was well written and i can see your side of it, however i do support ravens deccisions, as they deliver quality. Imho of course.

-Wolf

Pre-patch, I had utter faith in Raven, post-patch their credability has taken a hit, IMO, as you say :)

And your post that we were refering to was exactly the kind of garbage you referred to in this:

nor anyone else has any problem with a good debate, however posts such as "This game0rz sux0rz" or "omfg patch is the ghey!" coupled with poorly written debates are grounds for punishment.

You used the same kind of jargon, and your post didn't really contribute much, add to any debate--what I, at least, take issue with is the hypocritical nature of the post you made. It was intelligent and thought out, but it was utterly contradicted by that one simple post, made only a few hours earlier.

Anyway...that's what I was unhappy with...

[SICK]OLMofo
05-16-2002, 12:52 PM
The jist of all this is: JK2 is nothing more than a console game as far as multiplay is :P

henrychan415
05-16-2002, 01:47 PM
go back to 1.02 then you stupid freak. no one said u have to play with 1.03 to play online. look at me, i knew the patched sucked right away the first time i installed it, so ive been playing with 1.02 since . there are still a few 1.02 servers out there you queer.

C'jais
05-16-2002, 02:08 PM
Originally posted by henrychan415
go back to 1.02 then you stupid freak. no one said u have to play with 1.03 to play online. look at me, i knew the patched sucked right away the first time i installed it, so ive been playing with 1.02 since . there are still a few 1.02 servers out there you queer.

And you should learn to shut the *** up, you retarded homosexual. You have no reason to talk like that, and your reply was a complete waste of space, since it did nothing but maybe make him feel bad about himself. How nice of you.

God, how come this community attracts the most senseless, egoistical, ball-less morons from all over the world?

Nathan Wind
05-16-2002, 02:32 PM
what a love fest.

FACT people who want to play competitively are alienated.

It seemed like raven responeded to each complaint individually without taking into consideration the whole of the game.

pull/knockdown was a problem in v2 because drain had no viable dark force counter, ie a long distance offensive force power. if saber toss was easier to block, yet did massive damage to darkies in the middle of a spell, (like lighning or drain) this game would have been fixed.

dfa should have not been a pivoting move.

those were the problems with v2.

now v3 is more force balanced for a long distance force combat, (with absorb) without any long distance spells.

sabers have become uber powerful, and uber weak.

if only the game was left alone aside from perhaps dfa (although, i never had a problem with it) this game would have been solid.

now, its completely one sided.

people who cant see that do not know what they are talking about.

alienating half the community was not a good decision.

nerfing all other viable means of combat and strategy was not a good decision.

making this game more saber friendly for pick up and play kids was not a good decision.

v 1.03 was not a good decision

Nathan Wind
05-16-2002, 02:40 PM
and you know what?

i will leave.

the developers placate whiney noob "saberists"/deulists.

i feel alienated and forced out. and you know what? i will have to leave. as will all the gunners, tourney level players, and competitive clans.

you make a good point. i dont like the new version. i will not play it. i will leave if my issues are not addressed and/or cannot find v 1.02 servers.

i loved this game. oh well. one more thing to sell out.

Reaper21x
05-16-2002, 02:51 PM
I say take out all the 'finishing/backstab' moves and make it like JK1 was; fun. I remember playing JK for hours, sabers only, no force and never heard complaints. The only complaints that ever arose from the gameplay was the because of use of cheats.
I agree with Hemi, multiplayer is disgusting now. If you can't kill without backstab, you have no skill.

[SICK]OLMofo
05-16-2002, 03:37 PM
Originally posted by Nathan Wind
and you know what?

i will leave.

the developers placate whiney noob "saberists"/deulists.

i feel alienated and forced out. and you know what? i will have to leave. as will all the gunners, tourney level players, and competitive clans.



You hit the nail right on the head there.. Its senseless to argue the point especially since gunners was a throw in for JK2. Its nothing but a one big Street Fighter festival. So to all the peeps who like it rock on! To all who think like myself and Hemi: piss on JK2 and glad I didnt spend money to buy it.

Nathan Wind
05-16-2002, 06:05 PM
its a damn shame is what it is

shipz
05-16-2002, 06:17 PM
Man I'm about to fall out of my chair laughing!

Nathan Wind
05-17-2002, 12:51 AM
that was a benifit to the thread and the community. thank you