THE STS DOUBLES WORLD CUP 2015

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Fri Oct 16, 2015 9:47 pm

  • D00m wrote:Gotta say this is my last async-friendly tourney to play, not to sound sour, but losing by time-out sucks and for me so does having to remember to log into the game practically every day and making on avearage a single move every day or two. Sorry, it probably doesn't interest anyone ;) just saying that this tourney helped me decide against playing in anything that leaves the opportunity for async play ever again, purely a matter of personal preference ofc.


    No need to apologise, it's horses for courses mate, we all have our preferences :-)

    How is the game with MrTwister and Rafi going? Is it still in play?
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Sat Oct 17, 2015 7:54 am

  • Disqualify one member of each team remaining IMO
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Sat Oct 17, 2015 8:20 pm

  • I feel your pain d00m no great way to win either. im not a fan of 2v2 asynch, love all the others but it does limit the colaboration that you can do, if you ask your team mate a question and wait for a responce you can lose a lot of time, really you just wind up making decisions on your your own which defeats the point of 2v2 i feel. still mega thanks as always to mr spite a pillar of the chaos comunity there should be some kind of reward a steam achievment or the like for that.

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Sat Oct 17, 2015 8:37 pm

  • Incarnadine wrote:If spite were a chaos god


    That is quite honestly my worst nightmare!

    Incarnadine wrote:i would follow him for sure.


    And that should be everybody else's... Meheheh! :twisted:
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Sat Oct 17, 2015 8:42 pm

  • Incarnadine wrote:I feel your pain d00m no great way to win either. im not a fan of 2v2 asynch, love all the others but it does limit the colaboration that you can do, if you ask your team mate a question and wait for a responce you can lose a lot of time, really you just wind up making decisions on your your own which defeats the point of 2v2 i feel. still mega thanks as always to mr spite a pillar of the chaos comunity there should be some kind of reward a steam achievment or the like for that.


    I don't think we've had an easy choice with 2v2s either way. The option was always open for people to play these games live, but clearly coordinating everyone to be online at the same time has been harder in practice than in theory.

    The point of setting games up in asynch, was to just get the games set up and moving for those times when people weren't online together. I'd never intended that they'd play out as asynchs because just as you guys feel it takes away an element of coordination.

    The way that me and Kahangriel handled it at times was to send each other messages via in game or steam chat, this is something that you can do even if the other player was offline, this way we could still offer each other help and advice (and often then the other player would blatantly ignore it). ;-)
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Tue Oct 20, 2015 5:55 pm

  • I guess the asynch reset on 26th will be a thing then
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Tue Oct 20, 2015 9:55 pm

  • Rafi & MrTwister win, due to a lucky rat and a timeout I think:/
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Tue Oct 20, 2015 10:04 pm

  • Cheers Rafi, that brings the group stage to a close.

    Knockout stage fixtures can be seen here

    http://chaos-reborn.challonge.com/DWC2015

    I'd suggest that unless you're playing them live that you wait until after 26 Oct to arrange fixtures.
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Tue Nov 24, 2015 6:18 pm

  • team legoland prevail against the mingers

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Tue Nov 24, 2015 7:49 pm

  • North UK wins against Manchester.

    An interesting game with plenty of high level creatures, turned into a bore after Doofus died and Fox flew his manti to an island. It took multiple turns of bow and elf shots before he finally died.
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