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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [GUIDE] Complete Skill Guide [WIP]

pretty sure? i think when Phase was introduced things like tribute and emulate were known to work. (as is legion)

 
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Topic: Tyrant: Faction Recruitment / Snake Order [lvl.22]

+1 for these comics
something about that headlock

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [DEV] Tyrant Down

Originally posted by Crimsoneye:

everyone, quick, to kongai, lets bring it back to life for 5 mins!!!!!

+1

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / We all agree apoc killed Tyrant right?

Originally posted by yeasy:

I thought you’re a wiser person, that’s why I recommended you as mod. I was wrong, happens. Sorry, but your proposition is absolutely false.

There’s visible change after ‘1 AD’. You let yourself be manipulated, didn’t you?

the new kk, not old kk.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / We all agree apoc killed Tyrant right?

Originally posted by yeasy:
Originally posted by purei:
Originally posted by yeasy:

Some people should speak for themself. It’s funny how only 1% of playerbase know how shards work.

but.. after your first sentence, your next one speaks for others.

Some people

I’m 2 gut for dis st

you’re slowly turning into kk

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / We all agree apoc killed Tyrant right?

Originally posted by yeasy:

Some people should speak for themself. It’s funny how only 1% of playerbase know how shards work.

but.. after your first sentence, your next one speaks for others.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / We all agree apoc killed Tyrant right?

this guy?

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / An unbiased view of GloAss - the vanilla of the ice creams

wait, vanilla is already of the ice creams.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: Faction Recruitment / Pwnersaurus Rex: Competitive, upper-tier faction seeking interesting, active, articulate players

Originally posted by ladolcevita:

^ classically bad movie.

but is it satire

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [To DEV] Reporting a piracy. You might want to file a lawsuit.

Originally posted by Kvlticon:
Originally posted by purei:

that is not ‘ripping off artwork’.

You really don’t understand how copyright works.

i admitted to as much, but i still don’t think the two things i mentioned are ‘ripping off artwork’. i have been doing my own research on this, but only have come across untouched art/photos as being (easily) subject to copyright. can you point me to something that will explain it?

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [To DEV] Reporting a piracy. You might want to file a lawsuit.

Originally posted by Eonian:

What are the Chinese gonna do? Extradite the Locojoy executives to the U.S. for trial? LOL

i am procrastinating and this made me wonder what actually would happen; i had zero idea. apparently the Berne Convention (1886) was an international treaty protecting copyright across countries. lots of countries signed, but the US for a long time refused (1989). China has also signed (1992). so there is some sort of legal grounds for such things, even between the US and China, but how effective it is.. well, right. also, i couldn’t find what the recourse would be if there was a dispute (i.e. extradition, or would it be dealt w/ somehow on China’s end?)

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [To DEV] Reporting a piracy. You might want to file a lawsuit.

that is not ‘ripping off artwork’.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [To DEV] Reporting a piracy. You might want to file a lawsuit.

years of ripping off artwork from others?

do you mean taking photos of famous people from the internet and reskinning them as zombie commanders? or do you mean the Quad Walker thread where every image was obviously tangentially related to something on the internet? i don’t think either of these things could possibly be considered as ‘ripping off artwork’. maybe i missed something.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Thought Exercise: How can you tell if a matchmaking system is balanced?

PR: that is a rather pathetic cop-out towards some informative links. you need a nap.

Hoschi: good post. one line in the ELO Wikipedia article that i like that seems particularly relevant considering the common distaste for ELO: Performance isn’t measured absolutely; it is inferred from wins, losses, and draws against other players. All systems will have to guess at skill.

fg: the TrueSkill system is quite a good one, though its variations on ELO are specifically meant to handle situations of more people involved than a 1v1. when i looked some time ago i could not find a good write-up on dealing with games that use randomness in fights.

I think ELO is still the most sound approach to any 1v1 competition, even with randomness. However, 1) the K-factor (or something similar) needs to be tuned to make several bullshit losses not too detrimental to the rating, and 2) there should be some way to handle people that preserve their rating by not playing after they’ve pushed themselves up in the rankings w/ a particularly good win streak.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / @Beta Team, Consortium, Cabal or Apocalypse Team.

l2post

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / @Beta Team, Consortium, Cabal or Apocalypse Team.

squash blue balls

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / @Beta Team, Consortium, Cabal or Apocalypse Team.

@Pip/SD: Are you guys taking this from their recent silence, or from some other communique you received outside the forum? Considering how little effort they had to put into the Apocalypse pack, it would surprise me a little that they wouldn’t allow the same player-run development effort again. This is assuming that they had not recently been harassed by WMT trolls.

Edit: maybe i have no idea how many hours they worked to get that pack in the game? maybe it’s monday and my brain is a pile of crap already.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Friendly reminder: this forum is a WMT containment zone

@LDV: Good point. Those Dev studios mentioned in the video as ‘doing it right’ were all large ones. I have no way of knowing for sure, but SpryFox is probably the closest in size to Synapse, or was back during their 2011 SteamBirds success.

 
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Topic: Global Assault / [Dev] Rebalanced Stats

Originally posted by Rudgutter:

The Shrike will now have Pierce 1 at level 1 and Pierce 2 at its last level. We’ve swapped Rally with Pierce to teach Counter better, since Rally doesn’t stack with Counter.

what’s Counter

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / some financial speculations behind synap games since WMT

^+1
i spent a while this morning watching more of extra credits.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Where…

bottom middle, about halfway off the screen. but, sometimes after the first card i play, when i try to click skip, i pick a stupid card instead, bc the animations were already done.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / If you want to continue after Tyrant, try Global Assault instead Tyrant Unleashed

Originally posted by yeasy:
Originally posted by Caad:

It works with Unity, I can’t play it at work :(

Are you game tester or smth?

same w/ me. in my case i don’t have admin access to the machine, and won’t be asking them to install Unity. even the flash version is too old to play most things.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [OT] You get to choose whatever super-power you want, provided the next poster gets to pick your super-hero name.

Whisper

My normal speaking voice is deafening.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / [Revitalize Tyrant] Allow the players to take over the content-making for the game.

This is WMT. But, so are all the hate threads/posts/sighas that get mod’d.

 
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Topic: Tyrant: General Tyrant Discussion / Let's make sure it goes full circle... Need some help

Originally posted by Definit1on:

+1 for Definit1on’s only Tea-nashe free post.

EDIT: OMG I didn’t know there was a fight going on!