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I play only a few games competitively.

  • Starcraft 2
  • Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition

Once in a while I play other games, but I do not spend much time on them. I like to delve into a game until I understand all concepts and strategies that make it work.

Some of my favorite games are:

  • Warcraft III
  • Half Life
  • Phantasy Star IV
  • Fallout 1, 2 & 3

I hate MMORPGs and think they are a waste of time, especially WOW.


May
14
comment How far is a yard on screen?
Plus it is relative to your screen size :)
May
14
comment Where can I upload replays to ask question about my mistakes?
I am not sure how you can search for a replay, it might take some time. Usually it takes about 5 minutes for your replay to be displayed in "Public Replays", as the site has to extract the information (APM etc.). You could go back and look for the specific date.
May
12
comment Options for playing Xbox Live on a strict public internet connection
@EBongo: I agree that speed is often misused as throughput, but what I mean is the time one packet needs to go from your computer / xbox to its destination. As far as I am concerned speed is km/h or mph not kb/s the later one is throughput or bandwidth.
May
12
comment What is the collective name for the evolution chamber, forge, and engineering bay?
Sorry I meant it as a suggestion otherwise I would have posted an answer :)
May
12
comment What is the collective name for the evolution chamber, forge, and engineering bay?
Tier 1 upgrade building (TUB).
May
10
comment How long is StarCraft 2's typical input delay compared to other competitive games?
I forgot to mention that Starcraft 1 has almost the same amount of information floating through the network and iccup has way lower latency. The graphics might be crappy but the production / damage calculation needs similar inputs from all players.
May
10
comment How long is StarCraft 2's typical input delay compared to other competitive games?
This info might or might not be true for Starcraft 2. But this 12 fram or 200ms stuff is not correct. You make it sound as if this value depends on the players in the game, but it does not. Try this: Open Marine Micro in your World Editor and play, afterwards open a "single player" Battle.net game with Marine Micro. You will notice a huge difference and it has nothing to do with your P2P stuff as there is no other player. The point is Battle.net forces this delay. Prove me wrong.
May
10
comment PC lags like hell when i alt-tab from starcraft 2
Fullscreen or windowed mode? Try to change to windowed mode.
May
10
comment Is it possible to play Street Fighter X Tekken with 2 players online on one PC?
I guess my best option to still play online with my friend is to bring my laptop. :(
May
10
comment What region should I choose for Starcraft 2?
I disagree. Have you ever played some micro maps online? Even if you are alone you have a huge delay.
May
6
comment ACR: How to get rid of the “ugh” sounds when jumping?
Chances are its just a zip file. But it might also have some kind of security hash attached to it. Try to open with WinZip, exchange the file and save it again. Make a backup.
May
4
comment Is there a Terran wall-in guide?
Dude I am diamond :) and I have the grid enabled.
Apr
27
comment Total points from achievements
@AdamRosenfield: The Liberty campagn has 1590 and it displays correctly 100% at least for me.
Apr
26
comment What information is available on EPM to APM comparisons?
Ok, I have finished a script that can extract the APM and EPM from a given replay (not player specific). If you provide me a few thousand replays for every league I can extract you the raw data (in Excel).
Apr
26
comment Is there a reliable source for APM distribution in leagues?
Actually that was the reasoning behind this question. I wanted to know if there is some kind of minimum requirement to get to a specific league.
Apr
22
comment Is there a reliable source for APM distribution in leagues?
@Fadeaway: I am Diamond with 60 APM :) thats why I wanted to see other players in comparison. My Spikes are about 200.
Apr
22
comment Is there a reliable source for APM distribution in leagues?
This might be true, but still good gamer have beyond 150 APM. This is why I want to look at some kind of distribution to see if there is some kind of correlation.
Apr
18
comment Is it possible to query the opponents favorite (most played) race and other stats during a game?
I could try to use some site like sc2ranks.com, but even if I am fast enough to Alt-Tab and enter his nickname, I don't know his characer code.
Apr
18
comment Is it possible to see the other players races once I am in the game in Starcraft 2?
@chobok: I created a new question here: gaming.stackexchange.com/questions/63083/…
Apr
17
comment When do units say their annoyed quotes?
@StrixVaria: This works only in single player though.