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Fazz at Quakecon 2015 (69 comments)
Posted by Memento_Mori @ 10:43 CST, 26 January 2015 - iMsg
Quakecon 2015 has been recently announced, and players are starting to arrange their trips to take part in what - for the moment - looks like being the only major event for Quake Live in 2015.

Tonight, Sweden Pelle "fazz" Söderman announced on his stream that he will be going to Quakecon, and participate in the tournaments there. The specific formats are yet to be revealed, but rumors talk about the traditional Duel Masters plus a Team focused tournament.

Fazz is an old school player, with good performances in both duel and TDM. His last apparitions were at Lan Prague, where Sweden 4 old men arrived 2nd cup_silver, beaten by the Russian powerhouse Russia deliberate murder, and at the 125FPS Showmatch agains his countryman Sweden Spart1e which resulted in a 4-3 for fazz.


The participation of fazz to this tournament is sponsored by Switzerland Memento_Mori, who last year supported Belgium Romain "dem0n" Leclercq in his trip to Quakecon.



Links: camera Fazz's channel
Edited by twister_ at 11:31 CST, 26 January 2015 - 2005 Hits
120/144hz monitors!?1? (22 comments)
Posted by skint @ 07:52 CST, 26 January 2015 - iMsg
At the moment I'm using some Hanns-G 22inch 1680x1050 monitor that my brother left behind when he moved to Korea. Can't remember the model but I'm sure last time I looked at specs it has 5ms response time... probably more.

Anyway is it really worth me getting a 120/144hz monitor? I play a bit of Quakeworld, a bit of Reflex and every now and again Quakelive. Don't know if I play them enough to warrant buying a new monitor? Or does the 120hz make all the newer games smoother/better looking too? I'm under the impression you need to get the FPS to match or something.

Theres the Benq 2411 for about £230 an AOC one for £200 that I've seen. Or a 1080p/60hz/1ms monitor for about £110-120. Or make do with what I've got????????????
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Changes to weapon dmg overview (17 comments)
Posted by gojira_ @ 03:31 CST, 26 January 2015 - iMsg
This subject has been beat to death. But time has passed and I enjoy hearing other peoples perspective on esr. You guys are pretty humorous as well as intelligent.

All the weapons in quake are situation specific and breath life into quake as much as the fluidity of movement. The tier level of weapons was essential for single player. Each new weapon you found made you feel much more empowered. In multiplayer it was all about acquiring the most powerful weapons asap, and in the QW days the weapons were the ingredients for a lethal adrenaline dance like no other game. The lightning gun and rocket launcher reigned supreme. Rockets hit for a possible 150dmg per second. LG could hit for a whopping 300dmg per second.
http://wiki.quakeworld.nu/Lightning_Gun

Then of course, our beloved railgun came into the scene which changed the dynamic, but in a good way. No longer could a person run and hide without the likeliness of taking a 100 dmg blow from the railgun. The railgun added a more authoritative stance to the polished aimers of the game. It's cooldown made for an effective vulnerability but it dished out when used wisely and confidently. A new situation specific weapon that was very much welcomed.

As most of us know, the weapons have taken a bit of change over the years but mostly in the QL years. Q3 had an 8dmg per bolt which fired 20 bolts per second, a maximum of 160dmg a second. This was an extreme change but the lg was still as effective as QW. One might say QW's weapons were too lethal, and that's a fair point. I personally loved QW's method but Q3 was refreshing change considering it's rate of fire being much quicker. This was the trend that was followed since, faster rate of fire, less cool down time and less dmg.

QL's method isn't something I could label as wonderful, nor do I dislike it absolutely. I'm in between. Nevertheless, I find myself longing for 7dmg LG and I miss the lethal feeling of 100dmg railgun with longer cooldown. Seemed more beefy that way.

At the 30% accuracy thresh-hold you empty just about all your LG bolts into one opponent. I think newcomers feel pushed away by this. They rage almost always after getting dominated by strong LG players. That's been common since Q3, but it hasn't always taken so long to be dominated; it's dramatic. Quicker death = less time to feel indignation. Longer death = over dramatic and more time to feel helpless and frustrated. Again, players with strong LG have always raged newcomers, but i can't help but feel that it's nerf was a bad decision for both perspectives.

There is much more I could say about other weapons (I miss ssg) that came and went but I'll leave it there. How do you guys feel about the changes to weapons over the years?
Edited by gojira_ at 10:34 CST, 26 January 2015 - 443 Hits
For you CS:GO fans out there. (17 comments)
Posted by sucky sucky 5 dolla @ 02:42 CST, 26 January 2015 - iMsg
http://imgur.com/a/p8IoW

Just adore it. You got my permission to tug to it.

More than once.
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How to attempt ultrasmooth demos? (No comments)
Posted by kevlark @ 01:06 CST, 26 January 2015 - iMsg
I try attempt ultrasmooth demos in q3 and ql many time, but do not have results even in offline mode demo recording. This eliminates the cause of the quality of Internet connection. and it points to the fact that my problem of not knowing the correct settings.

I have tried many combinations of settings in the game configs q3 and ql in offline and online modes. These settings are: com_maxfps, sv_fps,snaps,rate, cl_maxpackets, g_synchronousclients,cl_packetdup, in_mouse, m_filter, cg_filter_angles, cg_smoothclients.

My qame settings of ql: com_maxfps 250, snaps 125, cl_maxpackets 125, sv_fps 125, cg_smoothclients 1, rate 25000, m_filter 31, cg_filter_angles 16.

I have a fairly powerful computer for q3 and ql, so the problem is not in the low power of my pc. I have a stable 250 fps in the game, rarely drop below 250 fps for unknown reasons.


I experimented myt demos - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GW2dhQubFfk, and realized that the player has smooth demo, I was not able to achieve the same smooth video in same videorecord config for my demos recording even in offline mode.

I have examples of smooth ql demos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ShyGj6XFMhg
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJEeRzZXsck

Who knows how it is achieved and smooth demos and gameplay , that will help me please.

Myt , dragoniz, vZ.ZER042H prompt me your game settings please if you are reed this post.
Edited by kevlark at 01:23 CST, 26 January 2015 - 106 Hits
WMO left/right MB/switch (4 comments)
Posted by larix @ 00:56 CST, 26 January 2015 - iMsg
these fuckers are soldered onto the pcb. i got this mouse from dacheng2009 on ebay like 3 weeks ago and the left mouse button has completely stopped responding (still audibly clicks perfectly fine)

opened it up to see if anything was broken and nope, pressing the switch directly will give the sweet button clicking sound but it doesn't work.

can't remove it without a soldering iron

thinking about replacing it with the middle button like this guy did: http://binglongx.com/2014/10/04/microsoft-whe...k-problems

anyone know of another fix or why this shit is happening other than its a chinese knockoff?

anyone in Brooklyn, NY want to lend me their soldering kit?


i also opened up my broken zowie fk to try and fix the switches in those just for the fun of it, but those copper fucking springs are the devil's work.
Edited by larix at 00:58 CST, 26 January 2015 - 182 Hits
Mythbusters take on doom (44 comments)
Posted by Teen Queen @ 22:29 CST, 25 January 2015 - iMsg
The popular science-entertainment programme featuring Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage is taking a wild turn, next week's special will give the universe of DooM Doom a shot - debunking myths for your ever present pestering questions. How does a BFG actually work? How can I survive on another planet? How do I get rid of those pesky satanic aliens?

The team will be joined by id id Software's own Tim Willits, the show will be hosted on the Discovery Channel at 08:00 CST, 31 January 2015. The team will use the Doom 3 BFG edition as a reference point.

Rumors has it that this could hint on a new Doom release date, maybe Bethesda has something in the oven and they're using this event to promote their upcoming title. Those who preordered Wolfenstein: The New Order should be the first to receive their beta keys, as stated in the previous Doom 4 announcement.


Links: Bethblog, twitter post
Edited by Badb0y at 12:43 CST, 26 January 2015 - 1287 Hits
HoQ TDM Winter Season Round 3 (2 comments)
Posted by doz3r @ 16:04 CST, 25 January 2015 - iMsg
The schedule for the upcoming games looks like this:

Wednesday 28/01/15 14:00 CST
Div1 Europe EliteFour vs Russia Deliberate Murder sunday 01/02 20:30
Div1 Russia planB vs Europe Pacmen

Thursday 29/01/15 14:00 CST
Div2 Poland dioxide vs Europe brainWashed
Div2 Czech Republic Virtual owners vs Netherlands D1CKS
Div2 Russia b1ngo vs Europe REKT


Streams: camera 102 camera QUAD camera flair
Links: Schedule, Results
Edited by doz3r at 02:30 CST, 26 January 2015 - 608 Hits
Site summary for week ending 23 Jan (No comments)
Posted by ESReality @ 16:00 CST, 25 January 2015 - iMsg
Edited by Teen Queen at 21:10 CST, 25 January 2015 - 186 Hits
HOQ - b1ngo vs #REKT (No comments)
Posted by amOKchen @ 12:54 CST, 25 January 2015 - iMsg
b1ngo, Odds: 43% (2.2:1)
Bets placed: E$2419, betting open: 11:00 CST 25 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 29 Jan 2015

#REKT, Odds: 56% (1.7:1)
Bets placed: E$6893, betting open: 11:00 CST 25 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 29 Jan 2015

E$
HoQ TDM Winter Season

Russia b1ngo vs #REKT Europe

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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HOQ - Virtual owners vs D1CKS (No comments)
Posted by amOKchen @ 12:45 CST, 25 January 2015 - iMsg
Virtual owners, Odds: 36% (2.7:1)
Bets placed: E$34, betting open: 11:00 CST 25 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 29 Jan 2015

D1CKS, Odds: 63% (1.5:1)
Bets placed: E$961, betting open: 11:00 CST 25 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 29 Jan 2015

E$
HoQ TDM Winter Season

Czech Republic Virtual owners vs D1CKS Netherlands

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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HOQ - dioxide vs brainWashed (No comments)
Posted by amOKchen @ 12:40 CST, 25 January 2015 - iMsg
dioxide, Odds: 76% (1.3:1)
Bets placed: E$3904, betting open: 11:00 CST 25 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 29 Jan 2015

brainWashed, Odds: 23% (4.2:1)
Bets placed: E$111, betting open: 11:00 CST 25 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 29 Jan 2015

E$
HoQ TDM Winter Season

Poland dioxide vs brainWashed Europe

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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HOQ - planB vs Pacmen (No comments)
Posted by amOKchen @ 12:35 CST, 25 January 2015 - iMsg
planB, Odds: 65% (1.5:1)
Bets placed: E$5395, betting open: 11:00 CST 25 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 28 Jan 2015

Pacmen, Odds: 34% (2.8:1)
Bets placed: E$2374, betting open: 11:00 CST 25 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 28 Jan 2015

E$
HoQ TDM Winter Season

Russia planB vs Pacmen Europe

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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HOQ - EliteFour vs Deliberate Murder (No comments)
Posted by amOKchen @ 12:30 CST, 25 January 2015 - iMsg
EliteFour, Odds: 14% (6.7:1)
Bets placed: E$530, betting open: 11:00 CST 25 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 28 Jan 2015

Deliberate Murder, Odds: 85% (1.1:1)
Bets placed: E$6430, betting open: 11:00 CST 25 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 28 Jan 2015

E$
HoQ TDM Winter Season

Europe EliteFour vs Deliberate Murder Russia

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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Heroes of the Storm (21 comments)
Posted by H1ghlander @ 06:21 CST, 25 January 2015 - iMsg
http://eu.battle.net/heroes/en/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OOrx0a2Ewgk

I'm not big fan of moba games. Also in my oppinion threre is no reaon to play team-based games a lot if you don't have a team...

I quite like dota 2 or csgo but without proper team is not that good. That's why I pretty like Hots and it's casual (?) way.

- fun
- matches are short
- heroes from blizzard universe
- skins, not that important, but much better than other moba games
- i don't really care if I win or lose
- matches are more even, I think
- easier to make 'comeback' than other moba games
- good to play short match after work
- more team based? less carry based?

Seems to be more casual than other games, but who cares.

any1 play it?
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Hatred (22 comments)
Posted by Vig1lante @ 00:17 CST, 25 January 2015 - iMsg
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qV3PhvCf_Jg

The Game's violent, its similar to Postal and it gets an AO rating in the US which will make it difficult to even sell

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/articl...yline.html

discuss.
Edited by Vig1lante at 00:18 CST, 25 January 2015 - 798 Hits
Toxikk :: The Hejening (14 comments)
Posted by Hej @ 17:54 CST, 24 January 2015 - iMsg



0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rating: 2.6 (7 votes)
Hello Comrades,

Here is frag montage of Toxikk EARLY ACCESS (beta).

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_cv5WWmLzRQ


Would you like to know more?
- http://toxikk.com/
- http://store.steampowered.com/app/324810
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Anyone still care about this game? (47 comments)
Posted by mray557 @ 14:31 CST, 24 January 2015 - iMsg
I don't know.
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baksteen > agent (27 comments)
Posted by He4rTL3sS @ 14:01 CST, 24 January 2015 - iMsg
this is what happens when you can't outsmart your opponent. VERY wp baksteen and hope that agent will learn from his mistakes.
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HOQ CA WINTER SEASON FIRST WEEK (2 comments)
Posted by DePaS @ 05:22 CST, 24 January 2015 - iMsg
CA Winter Season signups are now closed with 20 teams signed up. Teams are divided in 2 different divisions, each division contains 10 teams, so more matches per teams and a longer season, also wildcards are 2 each team.

Week #1 schedule: Sunday 25 January 2015, 21:00 CET
Division #1
Europe The Northern Tribe vs. Europe PUSHMEN 0-2
Europe whylove vs. Europe brainWashed rescheduled
Italy Italian Death Squad vs. Europe You Don't know me? rescheduled
Italy Italy Contrition Act vs. Russia Funky Town 0-2
Poland Honorary Live vs. Europe Deadly Alliance 0-2

Division #2
Italy 2 Steps to Hell vs. Netherlands D1cks wc by d1cks
Europe Broken Railgun vs. Netherlands Happy Family 2-0
Europe sAd rAiNbOw vs. Austria Corpus Del1cti B wc by cd B
Denmark NOV4 SQU4D vs. Sweden Assassin Conspiracy 0-2
Italy Italian Death Squad vs. Austria Corpus Del1cti A 0-2

Streams: quad_
Links: schedule, Rules, Cup page
Edited by DePaS at 03:28 CST, 26 January 2015 - 250 Hits
RIP CRT (14 comments)
Posted by obi @ 01:40 CST, 24 January 2015 - iMsg
I bought a CRT last week. Quake feels so good at 120hz. I left it on when I had to step out for 30 mins and when I came back the screen was black. It still powers up and the lights turn on but no picture.

RIP CRT.

CRT is sick.

D:
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Unskilled in hud need help (2 comments)
Posted by thizito @ 21:02 CST, 23 January 2015 - iMsg
http://i.imgur.com/8zOxZ.jpg

Anyone can replicate this type of crosshair
(different from the game! have outline)
I do modifications in huds, change color etc
A very little of positioning..
But in the end i never do it right.(positioning)

I tried do this and failed

I have found a ton of done crosshairs like that but for 4:3
"crosshair for l1nkin by EmsixTeen" example

Well, the l1nkin's one for 16:9 or on this screenshot
is perfect =( Help?
Its hard to ask ppl without give anything, i know and pray
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Romero (24 comments)
Posted by Gobotz @ 16:25 CST, 23 January 2015 - iMsg
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Minobot elo gateway problem (2 comments)
Posted by barrybumcheeks @ 09:25 CST, 23 January 2015 - iMsg
I have installed minqlbot to manage my server. The main reason for the bot was to create an 'elo gateway' so that only players with an elo between say 1400 and 1800 were allowed to connect. My own elo is in the 1600 range so this seemed like a reasonable place to start. The bot seems to work but the elo restriction function doesn't. In the config file the variables called MinimumRating and MaximumRating determine the elo gateway. I have set these but to no avail? Has anyone else had experience with this bot and knows how to configure this aspect? Also someone mentioned another server management bot called mitchbot.
Where do I get mitchbot as I could not find it with Google. Do I have the correct spelling? The reason for installing Minobot was because I'm T3 one day and T4 the next. I used to use skill matching but my server would end up with many 2000+ elo players. Sometimes even 2300+! The skill range in T4 is far to great for an average player like myself. An elo gateway seems much more sensible as the skill range would be more limited. Any help in sorting out the elo problem with Minobot or a link to mitchbot would be appreciated. Thanks in advance
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Had 2 custom icemats made (18 comments)
Posted by fisT @ 08:48 CST, 23 January 2015 - iMsg
So after drejk generously sent me his icemat, I instantly fell in love with the perfect blazing fast yet surgically precise frosty glass surface.

However, the icemat is only 30cm wide, which is really arduously small for my sensitivity of 35-40cm. I don't like to lose my tracking or have to swipe in the middle of fights.

So I went to a glass factory, and talked with the guys there for a while and had myself made two of these babies, aka FISTPAD :D

http://imgur.com/a/fgsax (poor image quality)

Unfortunately you can't tell from the pictures but the surface is the same amazing extremely fine grainy surface as on an icemat.

They have the exact same surface as an icemat, except I can get them any size I want. I got mine to be 50x40cm while I had another made for Sietse who's willing to pay for his in the size of a qck+.

For this size of a glass plate I also took a slightly thicker glass so it's less likely to break, and it feels pretty solid so far.


It also tracks exactly as well as an icemat, extremely well. Except on zowie mice.
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nosgoth now in open beta (7 comments)
Posted by odellus @ 03:15 CST, 23 January 2015 - iMsg
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£500 upgrade??? (34 comments)
Posted by skint @ 02:23 CST, 23 January 2015 - iMsg
Contemplating having a bit of a PC upgrade.

Budget £500 and with that I just need a mobo/cpu/gpu/psu

Pretty certain I'll go for a Corsair semi-modular PSU but if there's something better...

I have a m-atx case, 1 ssd, 1 hdd, 8gb corsair vengeance ram and Asus Xonar sound card to use with it.
I might spend about another £100 ish to get a new case and a 1tb hybrid drive to replace the old hdd and just fancy a new case.

8gb ram will be fine for a while wont it?
Edited by skint at 02:24 CST, 23 January 2015 - 785 Hits
Quake dead? - Thats why! (30 comments)
Posted by wwwAnyBoy @ 23:43 CST, 22 January 2015 - iMsg
All pins are made of books on psychology

1. People are social. We need the fellowship and fun. Fun are friends.

But no friends in the game 1x1. Only you and your enemy. No communication with the enemy.
No sociality. Only you and the enemies around you on the servers.

2. People do not like to strain and learn.

Quake difficult game. Need a lot of strain. Player Level has a wide margin. ELO 700-2700.
The difference of 400 ELO is a 100% victory.

Simple calculations:
700 + 400 + 400 + 400 + 400 + 400.

Have you ever tried to come to the gym and immediately lift 170 pounds post?

- Why are new to the game is to get on the strong opponents?
- Why is the game allows it?
- Why are next to each nickname in the game do not have his ELO?
- Why all the players have to download scripts from the internet to see the ELO?
- Why do I need qlranks.com? You can simply tie ELO next to each nickname.

3. Referring to the experience of other online games. What is needed Quake. Screenshots examples.. plz download and put in thread



Example1
Example2
Example3
Example4
Example5
Example6
Example7
Example8
Example9
Example10
Example11
Edited by wwwAnyBoy at 03:31 CST, 23 January 2015 - 1837 Hits
lolca Clutches and Frags (9 comments)
Posted by chasm @ 19:39 CST, 22 January 2015 - iMsg
Edited by chasm at 16:06 CST, 24 January 2015 - 418 Hits
Ninox never came, BST gave up? (42 comments)
Posted by stcne @ 10:37 CST, 22 January 2015 - iMsg
I pre ordered the Ninox Aurora back in november. While my order got paused for the massdrop, I finally got a supportticket answer that my mouse was being sent.

Unfortunately for me, the package got lost somewhere between in UK, Denmark or Sweden. Amazon, which handles the delivery, takes no responsibility as they respond 'talk to the seller' and none of the above mentioned countries postal service can actually say where the package is. UK say it passed on to Denmark, first call to Swedish postal service says it is in Denmark,Denmark says it is in Sweden and second call to Sweden is responded with that it isn't in Sweden and not in Denmark. In short, I'm screwed and they all tell me 'talk to the seller'.

All that said, I cannot get hold of anyone at Ninox. Multiple tickets at their homepage when logged in doesn't get an answer. Mailing Ninox have yet to render me an answer either. PM'ing BST on Reddit doesn't have any effect and I cannot PM on this page (I'm not allowed to yet or something along those lines).

The answer I end up with is that I am screwed by Ninox for 50 Euro (price+delivery+taxes) and I have to deal with it.

Does anyone else have any idea what I can do to get myself the money back or the mouse itself?

TL;DR Paid for Ninox Aurora, it never came, possibly lost in delivery somewhere in Europe and Ninox will not respond. 50 euro lost. Halp.
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Losing on purpose to be a good guy. (5 comments)
Posted by ZhuMusic @ 19:40 CST, 21 January 2015 - iMsg
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dUd_wcUkR6c

Look how happy i made him, im a good guy now.
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Mousepads and High Sens vs Low Sens (63 comments)
Posted by itsDANNY @ 16:44 CST, 21 January 2015 - iMsg
Hi bodyevery,

I've played high sens for nearly 10 years now and only very recently have I realised that a lot of professional gamers play at low sensitivity. To provide an approximation, 2.5cm-3cm is what it takes for a 360. My accuracy averages at 20%-22% from overall gameplay, some games peak up to 35%. In pub games, I generally tend to come first.

My question is, is it worth to switch over (gradually or almost instantaneously) to low sensitivity? Will my in-game performance gradually get better?

To provide some context to why I ask this now is recently I have been wanting to purchase a mouse pad, and only then has this made me become more 'competitive' in a way and hence I wish advantage myself in every way possible. So, yes, I have never used a mousepad and am still unsure if I even need one. So far, looking at the QcK / Goliathus pads.

Thanks for the help!
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This easter egg on Cure made my laugh (41 comments)
Posted by t0rte @ 09:54 CST, 21 January 2015 - iMsg
Probably lots of you guys already saw this, but during a duel I found this hidden place on Cure.
Makes me guess that map creators are a funny bunch.
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Giving away Xbox Live Gold key (11 comments)
Posted by memph1s_ @ 08:11 CST, 21 January 2015 - iMsg
I have an unused key for 1 month of Xbox Live Gold. I am uncertain if this still works as I've had it lying here for ages but it's worth a try I guess. PM me.
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thcdm13 + HAL_9000 vs rokky 'showmatch' (7 comments)
Posted by tehace @ 07:43 CST, 21 January 2015 - iMsg
Keep exploring the same concept of item combination while trying to keep the map compact and somewhat optimized for reflex movement, quite a few easy and progressively harder jumps, Im afraid that if you're new to the reflex you will have hard time on this map.

map page - http://thc333.com/reflex/#fourteenth

direct screens - http://thc333.com/reflex/thcdm13/index.html


BONUS:
HAL_9000 vs rokky showmatch :)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZrPfXxL1Agg&a...nRCwsfxMWC


Visual style inspired by minimalistic architecture concepts like
http://www.fubiz.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/...tural9.jpg
http://www.hometrendesign.com/wp-content/uplo...itects.jpg

yeah Im aware that I have a lot of cut corners but I guess you dont run with such high speeds at home.

Big props to F14m3z for all the help, the broken tiles on the MH or the RA ledge are basically his creations, he also helped out with many other improvements.

map is currently available on Turbopixel Frankfurt servers, my FR host and I've uploaded in on f3allready.
Edited by tehace at 09:08 CST, 21 January 2015 - 650 Hits
Kill and Smile |] - movie by oSpa (7 comments)
Posted by oSpa_aka_heyv @ 04:54 CST, 21 January 2015 - iMsg



0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rating: 6 (13 votes)
New quake3 movie done by RussiaoSpa. Done for one week.
Frags by oSpa, edition by oSpa.
Youtube
mail.ru cloud
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Strafe 1996 (8 comments)
Posted by tony @ 17:27 CST, 20 January 2015 - iMsg
Edited by tony at 06:44 CST, 21 January 2015 - 466 Hits
. (5 comments)
Posted by str0nkme @ 16:54 CST, 20 January 2015 - iMsg
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improving my dodgeing (22 comments)
Posted by DickButtkin @ 16:44 CST, 20 January 2015 - iMsg
Is it possible somehow, while watching a demo, see which movement keys are pressed at all times.
Ive seen this on the defrag live streams and i know its possible ingame. But is it also possible while watching a demo of another player


If not possible then what is the best way to improve my dodgeing and infight movement
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scrolling between new comments (1 comment)
Posted by melba @ 13:39 CST, 20 January 2015 - iMsg
Wrote a small greasemonkey script to move around new comments faster with ctrl+up and ctrl+down. It's similar to a script posted by simonov http://www.esreality.com/?a=post&id=2225035 , but without animations.
Tested on firefox with greasemonkey.

Readme:
https://github.com/melbaa/esr_scroll

Install:
https://github.com/melbaa/esr_scroll/raw/master/mel.user.js

Code:
https://github.com/melbaa/esr_scroll/blob/master/mel.user.js
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QLDT 1.21 - dm_90 + steam support (1 comment, locked)
Posted by Yakumo @ 08:37 CST, 20 January 2015 - iMsg
Lam worked really hard on this recently, adding dm_90 support and some other fixes, it's in the news but not everyone looks outside of their favourite forums so -

QUAKE LIVE DEMO TOOLS 1.2.1 RELEASED

:)
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Quake Live Demo Tools 1.2.1 released (51 comments)
Posted by Lam @ 07:52 CST, 20 January 2015 - iMsg
I'm proud to announce the release of Quake Live Demo Tools 1.2.1.

This is the same QLDT you used to use and love, now with support for new Quake Live demo format (dm_90), playback in the standalone QL (including Steam version) and better integration of WolfcamQL, along with other long awaited fixes.

For those who have never used it before - QLDT is a program allowing quick navigation and playback of QL demos from your collection, complete with features to search for frag streaks, specific frags or things said in chat. With just a few mouse clicks, you can cut short snippets from your demos.

Direct download: Windows installer
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Strafe Kickstarter (35 comments)
Posted by neeple @ 07:49 CST, 20 January 2015 - iMsg
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Warsow BOSS Duel Tournament (11 comments)
Posted by adem @ 04:23 CST, 20 January 2015 - iMsg
Scheduled: 07:30 CST, 8 February 2015 to 11:30 CST, 8 February 2015
Begins In:

Poland KeRpaL is back with a warsow Warsow BOSS Duel Tournament at 8th of February, Sunday, with the total prize pool 670€.


Stream: TBA
Links: Signup, Brackets, Warsow.net, Wsw Guide, mIRC #KeRpaL
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Movement (11 comments)
Posted by sTPHN @ 08:25 CST, 19 January 2015 - iMsg
Anyone have a link to the movement tutorials?
I for the love of me can't remember how to do the jump to RA on aerowalk without RJ.

:(
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ESWC - on-line (46 comments)
Posted by CAREEM @ 05:57 CST, 19 January 2015 - iMsg
What are your thoughts of making some kind of ESWC-online?


I can make a project (crowdfunding) for this tournament.
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Heavy vs Light mouse (23 comments)
Posted by ratman1337 @ 19:25 CST, 18 January 2015 - iMsg
Wouldn't a heavy mouse offer more control over a very light mouse as you are less likely to over compensating aim. I have a g100s and removed the weight and replaced the mouse feet and I'm wondering if it was the wrong choice. It's almost like it's hard to aim pixel perfect now because a little to much force can cause my aim to be off where as with a heavy mouse and a slow glide I had more feedback from my mouse movements.
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would you participate in EU tournament? (32 comments)
Posted by tehace @ 17:22 CST, 18 January 2015 - iMsg
as in the topic, as for the money im not sure there might be this one retard that will whine about loosing due to bugs still present in the pre-alpha...

timeframe: possibly the beginning of February to start things rolling.
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3D printing to create a mouse shell? (4 comments)
Posted by n1ghtfly @ 16:26 CST, 18 January 2015 - iMsg
Just wondered if anyone has tried to make their own mouse shell using a 3d printer.

I was considering buying an aurora to use for the insides. I can't really figure out how to make buttons for mine.

Any thoughts on how to form buttons?

Also can anyone recommend a good 3d printing company? Doesn't matter where as long as I can have stuff shipped to the uk.
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Site summary for week ending 16 Jan (No comments)
Posted by ESReality @ 16:00 CST, 18 January 2015 - iMsg
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NA DuelCup ShowMatch ZorakWar vs Davis (2 comments)
Posted by flair @ 15:20 CST, 18 January 2015 - iMsg
Loser:Davis, Odds: 44% (2.2:1)
Bets placed: E$2049, betting open: 16:05 CST 18 Jan 2015 to 03:50 CST 19 Jan 2015

Winner:ZorakWar, Odds: 55% (1.7:1)
Bets placed: E$1618, betting open: 16:05 CST 18 Jan 2015 to 03:50 CST 19 Jan 2015

United States of America davis vs United States of America ZorakWar

Match will be streamed January 18th at 21:00 CST
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NA DuelCup ShowMatch: ZorakWar vs Davis (31 comments)
Posted by flair @ 13:46 CST, 18 January 2015 - iMsg
The first show match from DuelCup.com will feature United States of America Davis vs United States of America ZorakWar in a seven map series. All maps will be played and each map is worth $5 USD. Donations can be made to increase the prize pool by clicking the donate button on our stream. This will be the first of many weekly events brought to you by duelcup.com in 2015 so be sure to follow the media links below to stay up on what's happening... and as always Thank you for Quaking!


Links: camera twitch.tv/duelcup mIRC #duelcup , YouTube
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Can we finally accept why Quake failed (596 comments)
Posted by Disrepute @ 05:54 CST, 18 January 2015 - iMsg
Can we finally accept that listening to organisers who wanted to reduce costs, and the money hungry egos of a few top players all demanding duel was the way forward, COMPLETELY and UTTERLY KILLED the game?!

LoL has shown the world that team games are where it's at, but hey we didn't even need that. The intelligent few among us have been saying for maybe a decade or more that focusing on duel was a mistake.

Nobody plays duel. It kills the community. No community means no players. No players means no audience. No audience means no sponsors. No sponsors means no money. No money means no events. No events means no interest. No interest means no further development.

Sure we all enjoy the show-piece of duel. Two of the best players fighting it out so we can name a BEST INDIVIDUAL PLAYER. But in reality it’s just like the ballon d'or in football. It's vanity.

So Fatal1ty got rich. Good for him. But Quake is dead.

Having a shitty stream every weekend showcasing the same 20 players will not build a game. It will KILL IT. We all mocked painkiller because nobody wanted to play it. But did anybody really think why? Was it really because it was a buggy game? No. It was because it was all focused on duel. 90% of people do not want to play duel.

Most people have an ability to be social. Most want to play with friends. Most don't want the insane pressure of everything being down to them.

Think of every arena shooter that has been made off the back of Quake. They all focus on duel and they all FAIL. Reflex will fail too.

Please all you duel supporters WAKE UP that YOU have killed quake. The major mistake id made was to listen to the community and focus on duel. Quake SHOULD BE A TEAM FOCUSED GAME. Just like LoL or CSGO are that are now killing it once a broader audience has access to watch.

I hate every one of you duel only supporters that killed my game.

Duel should actually be removed completely and the development team for the next quake should focus around a single team mode. Something with an objective that sets a focus on the viewpoint.

End
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Warsow HOROSH Duel cup (7 comments)
Posted by adem @ 03:49 CST, 18 January 2015 - iMsg
Russia Leshka presents warsow Warsow HOROSH Duel cup today at 18th of January, Sunday. Hopefully players will provide a lot of fun and good games! This time we will have russian stream by Russia Dream and Belarus Crusty.


Stream: Russia 102 (by Dream & Crusty)
VODs: Youtube
Links: Signup, Brackets, VK.com, Wsw Guide, mIRC #wswhorosh
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HoQ TDM Winter Season Round 1+2 (33 comments)
Posted by doz3r @ 03:37 CST, 18 January 2015 - iMsg
Scheduled: 13:00 CST, 25 January 2015 to 15:00 CST, 25 January 2015
Schedule: Passed

The schedule for the upcoming games looks like this:

Sunday 18/01/15 13:00 CST
Div1 Europe EliteFour vs Russia planB 2-0
Div2 Poland dioxide vs Czech Republic Virtual owners 2-0

Wednesday 21/01/15 14:00 CST
Div1 Russia Deliberate Murder vs Europe Pacmen 2-0
Div1 Europe aCtion Ligan vs Europe EliteFour wildcard by E4

Thursday 22/01/15 14:00 CST
Div2 Europe brainWashed vs Netherlands D1CKS 0-2
Div2 Europe REKT vs Poland dioxide wildcard by Rekt
Div2 Russia b1ngo vs Czech Republic Virtual owners wildcard by vO


Update: Sweden Onfire drops out

Streams: camera QLTDM camera 102 camera QUAD camera flair
Links: Schedule, Results
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Brawhalla - fun f2p game (1 comment)
Posted by H1ghlander @ 03:25 CST, 18 January 2015 - iMsg
Brawhalla
http://www.destructoid.com/redeem_code.phtml
http://pl.reddit.com/r/GameDeals/comments/2ss...team_free/
http://store.steampowered.com/app/291550/?l=polish
http://www.brawlhalla.com/

A 2D platform fighter where the best of the baddest-ass warriors in history battle each other in an eternal tourney of champions for bragging rights, infinite mead, and the pure pleasure of delivering a beatdown. Brawlhalla is a fast-paced, super fun, brawl and fall fighting game that we've been loving the heck out of here in the office. Now we need your help!

When the final version launches it will include:

Online Team Brawl - The most popular format, two teams of up to four warriors face off in a frenetic, no holds barred brawl.
4 Player Online Free for All - Ranked or casual matches where four fighters enter, but only one can win.
Local Free for All - Up to 4 players can play in free for all mode on one computer - perfect for friendly face-offs.
Local Custom Teams - Team-up on your local machine, by adding up to 4 bots into the mix for living-room level mayhem.
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If you guys are twitter'ers. (34 comments)
Posted by sucky sucky 5 dolla @ 14:04 CST, 17 January 2015 - iMsg
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BBC - The rise of the cyber athletes (39 comments)
Posted by Disrepute @ 11:04 CST, 17 January 2015 - iMsg
Just watched this... (Need to be UK or get a damn prox)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b050ssz2/the-rise-of-the-cyber-athletes

Interesting. My two cents:

- Why would we care if esports is actually considered a "sport" in the traditional sense?

- I don't think the whole "esports" discussion makes sense. People like specific games. Some more than 1 but very few like the WHOLE of esports.

- Games change all the time to be completely different. Sports do not. There is no applicable history to be built if they change often, so I think it will be hard to build a lifetime fan like you would in a sport.

- The growth and money seems more to do with broadcasting (Why did we pick Quake to stream and why did we quit!) and twitch of which many major broadcasts could be considered casual gaming. So isn't it more about entertainment than competition now. 'Big Brother' is technically a competition, but 99% of the show is just about entertainment (debatable).

Discuss...
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HOQ - b1ngo vs Virtual owners (1 comment)
Posted by amOKchen @ 10:04 CST, 17 January 2015 - iMsg
b1ngo, Odds: 71% (1.3:1)
Bets placed: E$3777, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 22 Jan 2015

Virtual owners, Odds: 28% (3.5:1)
Bets placed: E$594, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 22 Jan 2015

HoQ TDM Winter Season

Russia b1ngo vs Virtual owners Czech Republic

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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HOQ - #REKT vs dioxide (1 comment)
Posted by amOKchen @ 10:00 CST, 17 January 2015 - iMsg
Tied:#REKT, Odds: 48% (2:1)
Bets placed: E$2994, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 22 Jan 2015

Tied:dioxide, Odds: 51% (1.9:1)
Bets placed: E$1789, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 22 Jan 2015

HoQ TDM Winter Season

Europe #REKT vs dioxide Poland

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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HOQ - brainWashed vs D1CKS (3 comments)
Posted by amOKchen @ 09:53 CST, 17 January 2015 - iMsg
Loser:brainWashed, Odds: 57% (1.7:1)
Bets placed: E$1089, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 22 Jan 2015

Winner:D1CKS, Odds: 42% (2.3:1)
Bets placed: E$1690, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 22 Jan 2015

HoQ TDM Winter Season

Europe brainWashed vs D1CKS Netherlands

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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HOQ - onfire vs planB (1 comment)
Posted by amOKchen @ 09:47 CST, 17 January 2015 - iMsg
Tied:onfire, Odds: 43% (2.3:1)
Bets placed: E$1557, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 15:23 CST 20 Jan 2015

Tied:planB, Odds: 56% (1.7:1)
Bets placed: E$786, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 15:23 CST 20 Jan 2015

HoQ TDM Winter Season

Sweden onfire vs planB Russia

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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HOQ - aCtion Ligan vs EliteFour (2 comments)
Posted by amOKchen @ 09:44 CST, 17 January 2015 - iMsg
Tied:aCtion Ligan, Odds: 60% (1.6:1)
Bets placed: E$2079, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 21 Jan 2015

Tied:EliteFour, Odds: 39% (2.5:1)
Bets placed: E$2622, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 21 Jan 2015

HoQ TDM Winter Season

Europe aCtion Ligan vs EliteFour Europe

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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HOQ - Deliberate Murder vs Pacmen (1 comment)
Posted by amOKchen @ 09:42 CST, 17 January 2015 - iMsg
Winner:Deliberate Murder, Odds: 92% (1:1)
Bets placed: E$4021, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 21 Jan 2015

Loser:Pacmen, Odds: 7.2% (13:1)
Bets placed: E$11, betting open: 09:00 CST 17 Jan 2015 to 13:00 CST 21 Jan 2015

HoQ TDM Winter Season

Russia Deliberate Murder vs Pacmen Europe

Main thread, Schedule, mIRC HoQLeagues
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120/144Hz monitors similar to S23A700D? (15 comments)
Posted by Pharton @ 08:34 CST, 17 January 2015 - iMsg
I previously used the Samsung S23A700D, a glossy 120Hz that somehow performed well in the aspects of Hz, input lag, and image quality. Does anyone here know a monitor similar to this? The ASUS VG248QE is popular but I read that there are potentially BAD problems, like its backlight bleeding and poor color quality. I don't want need IPS-level colors, just decent ones like in the S23A700D.

I don't want a CRT.

Any suggestaroonis?
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Reflex update released, netcode changes (244 comments)
Posted by Teen Queen @ 23:08 CST, 16 January 2015 - iMsg
Refex developers released a rather hefty update that plays a vital role in online FPS titles. - the netcode has been reworked, Ion Cannon (The quake lightning gun equivalent) damage has been lowered from 9 to 7 along with its knockback, spawn system has changed, hit sounds have been updated and plenty bugs were squashed. A snippet from the overview dealing with netcode
"The new Reflex netcode uses a combination of extrapolation and backwards reconciliation in attempt to keep what you're seeing consistent across clients and servers. This lag compensation has an upper limit of 80ms -- if you have more than an 80ms ping, you'll need to lead by ping - 80ms. I.e, if your ping is 100ms, you'll need to lead by 20ms.
Our backwards reconciliation has the same limit -- if your enemy has a ping of over 80ms, they won't be able to shoot you from 500ms in the past."
You are welcome to give it a shot, report feedback to developers and let them know how the netcode feels right now - if you're pinging below 80 it should be quite noticeable.

Originally posted by Fleacircus


Link: Source, steam Buy now, Official website
Edited by xou at 08:46 CST, 17 January 2015 - 6994 Hits
G400 died, what should I buy? (23 comments)
Posted by Silphatos @ 19:39 CST, 16 January 2015 - iMsg
I don't wanna buy Logitech again.
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Toxikk Early Access Opens Jan. 22 (28 comments)
Posted by son! @ 15:35 CST, 16 January 2015 - iMsg
Anyone else setup to be disappointed, or otherwise have expectations of shittiness confirmed?
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Your move devs (37 comments)
Posted by gojira_ @ 14:58 CST, 16 January 2015 - iMsg
Plain as day in Saudi Arabia. QL is a mockery to its predecessors. What will the devs do to rekindle the fire?

Personally couldn't care less. I took a year off and came back to a steam release that further drowned the potential this project has. There may still be hope, but maybe not. You can't have an abortion after nine months of pregnancy.

Your move now. Better do something incredible. Good luck.

My suggestion is stop shitting on your fanbase.
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Xonotic 0.8 Released (14 comments)
Posted by adem @ 08:45 CST, 16 January 2015 - iMsg
Today we are very excited to give you the next iteration of Xonotic, the free and fast arena shooter. Yep, you guessed it: Xonotic 0.8.0 is out! This version is the culmination of months of effort from many individuals from across the globe. It contains improvements in just about all visible aspects of the game and onto the web. There are new menu screens, gameplay features, and a much-anticipated new weapon: the Arc! We’re excited for the what the future holds, and we hope to see you out on the servers soon. Happy fragging!


Download: Torrent, HTTP (for Windows, Linux and OS X)
Links: Xonotic.org, mIRC #xonotic
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Constant disconnect from duel servers (9 comments)
Posted by JToombsy @ 04:31 CST, 16 January 2015 - iMsg
so for the last 3 months or so every now and then i will get kicked out of a duel server regardless of location or ownership, then i cant reconnect to that server for about half an hour. it doesnt do it to any other game modes. ive spoken to a few people about it and some get it some dont. im wondering if it has anything to do with the fact that im still playing on the standalone and not through steam and are punishing me as such! is anyone else having this problem???
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Property shows! (29 comments)
Posted by Dird @ 04:02 CST, 16 January 2015 - iMsg
UKers will know of these (although maybe not how many VODs are up), mainly sharing with others who like property shows.

*Note* If you're abroad and 4od says "appears you're not in UK" click something like "believe this is a bug" or some shit then use the post code B4 7ET. No proxy to find exact messages.

Property Ladder: This is about wannabe property developers. They buy houses cheap then renovate/extend & try to sell at a profit. Since most are newbs they tend to make mistakes/overspend on their budgets.
http://www.channel4.com/programmes/property-l.../37032-015

Grand Designs: Castles, churches, barns, unique designs (like them German slot together buildings). High budget developments, sometimes to sell on but often to keep as their own house.
http://www.channel4.com/programmes/grand-desi.../54408-001

Location, Location, Location: People being helped to find a house for them to move to. They narrow down & show them 4-5 houses that match their criteria (budget, location, rooms etc).
http://www.channel4.com/programmes/location-l.../51943-001

Grand Designs Abroad: Same as Grand Designs but abroad I guess? Not seen it before. Imagine it's interesting to see different countries' styles.
http://www.channel4.com/programmes/grand-desi.../35938-001

Does USA have similar style shows?
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ZOWIE GEAR releases EC1-A and EC2-A (50 comments)
Posted by nsx0r @ 01:28 CST, 16 January 2015 - iMsg
tl;dr, it's a EC with Avago 3310 sensor (like the FK).





Features and Specification:
- Ergonomic right-handed design
- Plug and play - no driver needed
- Perfect lift-off distance: Only 1.5 ~ 1.8 mm
- 24-step scroll wheel
- DPI ( Dots Per Inch ): 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200
- Adjustable USB report rate 125 / 500 / 1000 Hz
- Connector: USB
- Buttons: 5
- Length of cable: 2m / 6.6 ft
- Operating system: Win2000/XP/VISTA/7/8
- Mac OS X v10.2 after

The stock availability of our partner shops will be announced through our Facebook page – www.facebook.com/ZOWIEGEAR


Source: http://www.zowiegear.com/index.php?i=news&p=62
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[POLL] Would you bet on yourself in QL? (29 comments)
Posted by szr @ 15:03 CST, 15 January 2015 - iMsg
Answers much appreciated :)

http://strawpoll.me/3412456
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Recommend me some jazz music, plox (38 comments)
Posted by H1ghlander @ 12:00 CST, 15 January 2015 - iMsg
hi,

never was a fan of jazz music at all and didn't listen much this genre.
Now, I wanna try a bit more.
Can somebody recommend some jazz music? plox.

Yesterday I watched Whiplash - movie. Very good.
Edited by H1ghlander at 12:02 CST, 15 January 2015 - 1035 Hits
Harosh Haiku (24 comments)
Posted by flair @ 11:22 CST, 15 January 2015 - iMsg
This morning in IRC I was being random and i was using haiku poems to answer and comment. Why? I don't know ... moving on! At some point the poems began to take on a Quake theme, and this little gem was discovered.
All times aggressive
You must choose situations
I am talking it
Before I am called out on it I admit that the original quote used for the middle line should contain "have to" instead of "must"... and if you have a problem with it all I have to say is:
You cannot resist
Determined to reply first
Unproductive troll
Thank you for making my day cooller =)

(For those who may not know a haiku is a Japanese poem consisting of three lines. The first and last lines have five syllables and the middle has seven)
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HEADSHOT LOGO (42 comments)
Posted by nicerdicer @ 10:42 CST, 15 January 2015 - iMsg
What number do you like the most? New upcoming FPS

PHOTO: https://pp.vk.me/c624524/v624524358/16d93/MguPG_rkmFg.jpg
Edited by nicerdicer at 10:54 CST, 15 January 2015 - 1379 Hits
Quake Live Winnings 2015 (12 comments)
Posted by Venser @ 08:34 CST, 15 January 2015 - iMsg
Quake Live prize money in 2015 so far. I'll keep it updated.

Total prize money: $938.32

1. Russia Evil $300
2. Russia Pavel $125
3. United States of America Chance $120
4. United States of America ZorakWar $115
5. Australia PlasticBeach $79.16
6. Belarus Cypher $75
7. Australia Intro $39.58
8. United States of America Psygib $25
9-10. Canada Cha1n $10
9-10. United States of America Davis $10






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Choice of MX300 or Aurora? (65 comments)
Posted by tknq @ 13:41 CST, 14 January 2015 - iMsg
I want to replace the G1 that I've been using since 2008. A friend of mine has an MX300 sitting around that he is willing to sell. If you were to make a purchase, would you buy the MX300 or go with the newly released Aurora? What it boils down to is a reliable sensor with prediction vs taking a gamble and hoping I receive an Aurora without problems (based on the feedback from bst's PART 3 post) . Any feedback is greatly appreciated

MX300 = $20 USD, used briefly, but still in its box
Aurora = $45 USD, Amazon

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. (29 comments)
Posted by ShadyVoltaire @ 13:09 CST, 14 January 2015 - iMsg
* ab is away - gone, if anyone talks in the next 25 minutes as me it's bm
being an asshole -
<ab> HAHAHA DISREGARD THAT, I SUCK COCKS
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XD (112 comments)
Posted by He4rTL3sS @ 12:50 CST, 14 January 2015 - iMsg
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CPL Winter 2002 Rare interview (2 comments)
Posted by NicholAs @ 08:06 CST, 14 January 2015 - iMsg
I'm not sure if anyone else has seen this, but I randomly stumbled across it last night on YouTube. I've never seen it myself, so just thought I'd share it with the community.

Enjoy

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Old mice appropriate for tournaments? (16 comments)
Posted by storm @ 20:04 CST, 13 January 2015 - iMsg
Before I start this isn't me bashing the hardware or anything, I was just thinking about how appropriate WMOs etc are for tournaments these days. For instance they need to have the USB port overclocked to 500hz to be usable, so from a LAN tournament organiser how does that look? A player emails you in advance and says that he needs to have custom hacked USB drivers to enable mouse performance, doesn't it seem a bit presumptuous to think that they might do that?

I guess I'm saying that using these mice can be risky, what if the organisers don't allow this kind of thing. Does that mean you don't enter the tournament? or are forced to use a different mouse etc.

Anyway yeah I was wondering what the reality of this is, and what other peoples thoughts are.
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AU / NZ Divide Cup Tournament (35 comments)
Posted by winegum @ 14:02 CST, 13 January 2015 - iMsg
Scheduled: 01:00 CST, 24 January 2015 to 04:30 CST, 24 January 2015
Schedule: Passed

We are proud to announce the Summer 2015 Divide Cup – a Quake Live duel tournament for players in Australia and New Zealand. This is the first of many tournaments to come. Register or get more info at Divide Cup.

If you'd like to support us you can donate funds or just email us if you'd like to help in another way.

Starts 01:00 CST, 24 January 2015


Stream: DivideCup
Links: DivideCup, 4SeasonsGaming
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faceit CS:GO sub chat (3 comments)
Posted by Tsubaki @ 12:21 CST, 13 January 2015 - iMsg
Jameswoolen89: why do they call kills frags
Hades_tv: look at it this way
Hades_tv: u'd never say "im gonna out kill you"
Nail1337: wow
Hades_tv: you would say "im gonna out frag you"
Inkindoug: does it not come from "fragmentation grenade"?
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Thickness of stock WMO+IMO+m$Blue feet (16 comments)
Posted by G-Rod @ 10:51 CST, 13 January 2015 - iMsg
Does anyone here know the exact thickness of the feet for the WMO, the IMO and also the m$Blue optical(has same MLT sensor)?

Is it .5mm? I remember the old hyperglidez ('MS-1') for the IE3.0, WMO, and IMO were .5mm thick (theyre now .8mm, sold as 'MS-3').


If u want more info:
i did some extensive testing before and realized these mouses sensors' trackin is affected with teflon tape that is .010 inch thickness on top of the stock feet. I dont want to brag about my ability/exp. in FPS or knowledge - but Im 100% certain of this, and almost as certain that the effect is prolly not ideal.

what this means is that tracking is changed with .25mm of extra height. So if u replace with say a different feet that is very thick (Puretrack perfectglide HD are 1.2mm thick), avoidin this is a small margin of error.

One caveat is that i tested on an icemat(black) and use a high sensitivity, so this may be less noticeable or not even important if you do not. (But alot who use these mice do so exactly because theyre one of few that work 100% on glass, and the surface may not even matter.)

I also applied replacement feet on top of the stock feet before (cant remember brand, but like hyperglidez), and tracking was affected, but this is kinda known.


These mice are (thankfully) on their way out, along with their miserable generation(hopefuly), so i realize its late if this wasnt already well known. But now i wana replace the feet and make sure i do it right and go out with one last bang, and to properly compare upgrades.
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Looking for an AM3 socket mainboard (1 comment)
Posted by cityy @ 08:27 CST, 13 January 2015 - iMsg
I'm looking for a working 2nd hand AM3 socket mainboard. If anyone has one laying around and can make a special price for an esr friend I'd really appreciate that!

Location: Germany (...or EU)
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N.A. Duel Cup #5 Youtube VODs (10 comments)
Posted by flair @ 03:39 CST, 13 January 2015 - iMsg
The VOD for January's cup has been uploaded to youtube.com/duelcup

You can view either the Full (Un-Cut) Broadcast or select Individual Matches. Enjoy.


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I am actively looking for people who want to cast the North American Duel Cups. I have been fortunate enough to have players like Rey & Davis help out when they can. Unfortunately they are regular players in the duelcup.com events so they are not always going to be available, and I need some help. I don't care if you're a 3000 elo dueler or if you have never casted before. That said you should meet the following criteria...

#1) You WANT to cast quake! This sounds redundant but I cannot stress this one enough. You should be excited to do this! If you're offering to cast simply to help then I urge you to reconsider before continuing. Please have a strong desire to cast quake! Thank you.
#2) You can read, write, and speak English fluently and are not afraid to do so for an audience. This may be the North American Duel Cup but I don't care where you or your accent are from.
#3) Have a decent microphone. No distortion or feedback. I don't care if its a $10 P.O.S. if you come through clearly.
#4) Be passionate! Similar to the first requirement but more of a personality thing. You don't need to be smiles and rainbows 24/7 or anything crazy, but no one wants to hear someone who obviously doesn't care about what they are doing.

Interested? Let me know!

QuakeLive Account: flair
Email: flair@duelcup.com

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TLDR: I need help with casting. If you are fluent in English, love quake, and have a strong desire to cast I'd like to hear from you.
Edited by flair at 07:28 CST, 15 January 2015 - 696 Hits
Fan art QL by Vikatje (27 comments)
Posted by AHUENIUS @ 18:22 CST, 12 January 2015 - iMsg
Hey guys. I'd like to show you art of one female player from Moscow. Most of these pics vere gifted at Moscow Lan Parties 2013-15

http://imgur.com/a/Qsk5c
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RIP UT (20 comments)
Posted by larix @ 17:15 CST, 12 January 2015 - iMsg
Sasparillo came and removed him at the end :)

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Intel Socket LGA2011 same as LGA2011-3? (4 comments)
Posted by Skinny_Puppy @ 16:51 CST, 12 January 2015 - iMsg
I know it's a different/newer socket.

But can you use a LGA 2011 CPU cooler on LGA 2011-3 ?

The problem is I'm going to upgrade to socket 2011-3, but can't find a matching CPU cooler.

I'm too afraid to go for liquid cooling.

So if a cpu cooler support 2011, will it support 2011-3?

Thanks.
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Zanzan -vs- Kidz (15 comments)
Posted by ins @ 13:54 CST, 12 January 2015 - iMsg


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Rating: - (0 votes)
Gametype: Duel
Map: Various Maps
Mod: N/A
Viewpoint: Zanzan
How to play back QL demos




Sweden Zanzan vs Russia Kidz, best of 3.
125FPS Div2 Season #1 decider game for First Place!
Maps are:
Sinister
Cure
Furious Heights

Also uploaded to youtube since you're all lazy bums...
Edited by ins at 13:56 CST, 12 January 2015 - 1486 Hits
NYANNERS!!! (1 comment)
Posted by Pharton @ 10:11 CST, 12 January 2015 - iMsg
Edited by Pharton at 10:15 CST, 12 January 2015 - 312 Hits
cl_autotimenudge 1 > cl_timenudge ? (29 comments)
Posted by thizito @ 07:59 CST, 12 January 2015 - iMsg
Sorry, i searched everywhere
I saw in some configs autotimenudge for all weapons, just no rail
im just interested why
Is because people is usually laggy?

My ping is ALWAYS 10.
I know timenudge is not completly hit registration
But i would benefit more in my LG/rail in:
cl_timenudge -5 or autotimenudge 1 ?
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Happy birthday Team 102 (9 comments)
Posted by Danmer @ 05:07 CST, 12 January 2015 - iMsg
You are the best! :salut:

https://facebook.com/tdm102
https://vk.com/tdm102

102.cooke:
Three years ago on January 12 project deliberate murder was officially launched! During these three years the men deliberate murder took prizes (first more often) places on the 355 leagues and championships, played in a tournament in Russia, the Netherlands, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States. Happy Birthday 102!

http://i.imgur.com/npHmT38.jpg (2560x1440)

Edited by Danmer at 05:25 CST, 12 January 2015 - 656 Hits
s1mple the movie. (16 comments)
Posted by sucky sucky 5 dolla @ 01:35 CST, 12 January 2015 - iMsg



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Rating: 2.9 (17 votes)
There's no CS:GO section so here it is. The future of moviemaking, the one and only, HR s1mple.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DQQd32DkLXE
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Russian ql community movie (18 comments)
Posted by kevlark @ 00:19 CST, 12 January 2015 - iMsg



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Rating: 4.8 (33 votes)
A quake live fragmovie featuring Russiamopb14, Ukraineairlwalker Belarusclawz , Russiaincreas , [?]Renji , Russiatheospa , Russiavalic ,Belaruscyber , Russiastalker23rus , Russiatroolz
Edited by kevlark at 00:07 CST, 14 January 2015 - 1097 Hits

<< Comment #1 @ 07:54 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Sweden Paladia 
The result of this would at least to some degree be interesting if the poll was made neutral.
<< Comment #29 @ 18:23 CST, 6 December 2009 >>
By clawo Liam  - Reply to #1
Yeah true... y'know... with all the respect and influence dird has over the community.
<< Comment #30 @ 20:25 CST, 6 December 2009 >>
By inuyasha8 sonic  - Reply to #29
tird*
<< Comment #2 @ 08:03 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By AUSNL by dann zkyp 
FGS, NO!
<< Comment #3 @ 08:07 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Brazil _agu 
say yes to: A G P !!
<< Comment #4 @ 08:13 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
Well, I do realize these last 2 days have had alot of AGP in headlines but its for point, I was asked to do an interview so I did it. Things are on a calendar and we are trying to keep them weekly. Usually it is just the AGP Classics Match of the Week. This week had 2 though as player election started. Once everything is announced there isn't much to be announced. SO, to the haters, just be patient. This might seem insignificant to some of you and rightly so, but it is not to many others.
Edited by Streetrunner at 08:20 CST, 24 November 2009
<< Comment #8 @ 08:42 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Beer! becks  - Reply to #4
you might wanna stop giving them reasons!
<< Comment #16 @ 12:17 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Denmark light  - Reply to #4
Imho its super exciting so far. You should consider getting more interviews with all of the council in-depth analysis of what they are working for and what they stand for. I imagine you get one of those sticky news items on ESR with all the candidates for at least 3-5 weeks. You should perhaps also post some articles as its been a while since last time, just to discuss how and what the AGP can do. I also suggest that the members start blogging in their journals about all this important stuff that i, as one of the gamers that only follow ESR wouldnt get to know anyway else.
<< Comment #17 @ 12:53 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By AGP Streetrunner  - Reply to #16
It is planned and you are right. It isn't like esports sites cannot interview either. Things are just starting.
<< Comment #18 @ 13:01 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Beer! becks  - Reply to #17
you might wanna invest in one of them sarcasm detectors...
<< Comment #26 @ 17:01 CST, 25 November 2009 >>
By Sweden vanne  - Reply to #18
they're not sanctioned by the AGP.... yet :)
<< Comment #25 @ 16:33 CST, 25 November 2009 >>
By Poland bd--k  - Reply to #4
if i were you id just do my thing regardless trolls.
<< Comment #5 @ 08:25 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By acoolstfu cyan 
Yes, i love having news where i can express my disgust with the human race.
<< Comment #6 @ 08:31 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Australia zlr 
stupid poll.

go back to high school.
<< Comment #7 @ 08:37 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By 2k2_2 Nukm 
( Major Poll: QL)
<< Comment #9 @ 09:46 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Sweden Paladia  - Reply to #7
I agree, no biased poll should be major.
<< Comment #14 @ 10:43 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Imminent_Team iNkind  - Reply to #9
I think we need a new poll for the front page that takes up less space though :P
<< Comment #19 @ 15:05 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Dird's Xmas tree ;o Dird  - Reply to #9
its not biased
<< Comment #20 @ 15:46 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Sweden Paladia  - Reply to #19
"Should Streetrunner be allowed to post AGP "news" on this site at the rate of a sad person on Twitter? "

By calling it "news" and saying something about a sad person on twitter you already make clear what you think is the appropriate vote.
<< Comment #21 @ 16:48 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Dird's Xmas tree ;o Dird  - Reply to #20
dont see how :P
<< Comment #23 @ 05:36 CST, 25 November 2009 >>
By Sweden Paladia  - Reply to #21
Cause you try to belittle his news in the poll instead of letting people decide that for themselves.
<< Comment #24 @ 06:08 CST, 25 November 2009 >>
By Dird's Xmas tree ;o Dird  - Reply to #23
ye i know i was joking ;p
<< Comment #32 @ 10:10 CST, 7 December 2009 >>
By Unset Aaron  - Reply to #24
this is paladia we're talking bout
<< Comment #33 @ 17:01 CST, 8 December 2009 >>
Everything I write is © 2001-2009. If you want to reproduce it in any way, use a small snippet and then link back to the original post with due credit. If it is not in text form, contact me beforehand to work out the details.
<< Comment #10 @ 10:24 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
I can't believe this is a fucking poll.

Pathetic.
<< Comment #11 @ 10:28 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By wc3_undead mammon 
For unbiased poll, I require "Why Yes?" and "I don't give a damn." options.
<< Comment #12 @ 10:42 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By aggnog_duck spyteman 
heard AGP tournament PCs will run on Google OS
<< Comment #13 @ 10:43 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Imminent_Team iNkind 
Everyone can post news, I guess the issue is being able to major them.
<< Comment #15 @ 11:07 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Unset gnarf 
As long as we let you post "polls", why not?
<< Comment #22 @ 21:34 CST, 24 November 2009 >>
By Rage Face High-Five ShadyVoltaire 
Why not? It's an Esports site , AGP is an esports organisation, their weekly AGP classics are entertaining to reminisce about or to find out for somewhat new players like me. Just make some common sense filters bout Major News cos a lot of it is just provoking #care resposnes
<< Comment #27 @ 02:03 CST, 1 December 2009 >>
By Plusme ins 
#care
<< Comment #28 @ 13:05 CST, 3 December 2009 >>
By United Kingdom Six16 
Yes, aslong as its either a weekly AGP classic, or Major "Major" news..
<< Comment #31 @ 23:39 CST, 6 December 2009 >>
By Samoa advent™ 
It's ESR. Do you really take the fact that Streetrunner wants to post lots of news that seriously?
<< Comment #34 @ 17:13 CDT, 20 September 2012 >>
By Scotland Something  - Reply to #31
Yes.

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