Overclock.net › Forums › Video Games › PC Gaming › [Official] DotA 2 Information and Discussion Thread.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[Official] DotA 2 Information and Discussion Thread. - Page 234

post #2331 of 17107
Man I took around a month break (playing GW2 and TL2), coming back to Dota and getting my ass kicked =(
Quote:
Originally Posted by BigPharma View Post

Alright, I'll try that. Ever since I got to 20 wins, matchmaking has thrown me in with people who have 200+ wins, so obviously there are going to be aspects of the game that I'm going to fall short in. I just kind of wish the matchmaking was a little more balanced. Thanks guys.

MM still needs to be worked on, but sometimes a person with a lot of wins can be horrible. Just means they have played a TON of games, they could be 200-500 overall =P
post #2332 of 17107
Quote:
Originally Posted by BigPharma View Post

Alright, I'll try that. Ever since I got to 20 wins, matchmaking has thrown me in with people who have 200+ wins, so obviously there are going to be aspects of the game that I'm going to fall short in. I just kind of wish the matchmaking was a little more balanced. Thanks guys.
That's better than running into a pre-made 5 man team and your team is nothing but a bunch of random people put together. Happened to me quite a few times already after I got a few consecutive wins.

90% of the time you'd end up losing because your teammate doesn't know how to play as a team and keep feeding the other team.
Firstborn
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K @ 4.5 GHz 1.320 Vcore Gigabyte UD3 GTX 580 Lightning XE @ stock Ripjaws 16GB 1600Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
1TB WD Black + 120GB Intel 510 ASUS 24X W7 x64 Dell 24" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Cheap K200 AX850 CM HAF X MX518 
  hide details  
Reply
Firstborn
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K @ 4.5 GHz 1.320 Vcore Gigabyte UD3 GTX 580 Lightning XE @ stock Ripjaws 16GB 1600Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
1TB WD Black + 120GB Intel 510 ASUS 24X W7 x64 Dell 24" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Cheap K200 AX850 CM HAF X MX518 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2333 of 17107
Dotas mmr system is fine guys, its been made to keep us all as close to 50/50 as possible. Win a couple and you are moving up in the algorythems and lose a couple, down you go. Even Dendi plays with total scrubs, watch his streams and you will see=)
post #2334 of 17107
Quote:
Originally Posted by KellyKelly View Post

Dotas mmr system is fine guys, its been made to keep us all as close to 50/50 as possible. Win a couple and you are moving up in the algorythems and lose a couple, down you go. Even Dendi plays with total scrubs, watch his streams and you will see=)

Well it does exactly that, I have 85/85.
post #2335 of 17107
Quote:
Originally Posted by BigPharma View Post

Thanks for all your help guys. I'm about 50 hours in to the game and I think it's awesome, but I can't get past the vitriolic nature of the community. Incredibly abrasive.


Yeah..I usually ask 2 or 3 times before I get annoyed (like if support isn't buying any courier or ward, or if someone is feeding), and give tips if its clear they are new. If they start doing worse or making excuses or trolling , i get pretty pssed though. Still pissed. I'm pretty sure I could have won at least 80 more games, if there wasn't that ONE teammate that didnt' do their job. And with 45 minute games, when everything else was great, except for that one repeat offender, you get pretty annoyed.

But yes, the mute button is great.
First build
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 750 ASUS P7P55D-E PRO Galaxy GTX 580 1.5GB Accelero Xtreme Plus Cooler G.SKILL Ripjaws 8GB F3 12800CL8D-8GBXM 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
OCZ Vertex2 Extended 120, Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB LITEON 24x Internal DVD/CD Writer Tuniq Tower 120 Extreme Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung XL2370 LED Filco Ninja Majestouch 2 Brown Keys, IBM Model M XFX 750W Black Edition HAF 932 Black Edition 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Deathadder 3G, R.A.T 9, G400 Artisan Hayate, QCK Heavy, Artisen Hien Audio Technica AD700, Klipsch Image x10 
  hide details  
Reply
First build
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 750 ASUS P7P55D-E PRO Galaxy GTX 580 1.5GB Accelero Xtreme Plus Cooler G.SKILL Ripjaws 8GB F3 12800CL8D-8GBXM 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
OCZ Vertex2 Extended 120, Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB LITEON 24x Internal DVD/CD Writer Tuniq Tower 120 Extreme Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung XL2370 LED Filco Ninja Majestouch 2 Brown Keys, IBM Model M XFX 750W Black Edition HAF 932 Black Edition 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Deathadder 3G, R.A.T 9, G400 Artisan Hayate, QCK Heavy, Artisen Hien Audio Technica AD700, Klipsch Image x10 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2336 of 17107
Man, I wish I could play Dota right now, I want to play Alchemist. Dat 1.0 BAT.
The AMD machine
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1055t @ 3.8 GHZ Asus M4A79XTD EVO XFX Radeon 6850 1GB OCed G.Skill Ripsaw 16 GB (2x8GB) 1512 mhz @ 7-8-7-24 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
|WD Caviar Black 640GB|Seagate Barracudas 2TB X2| Lite-On Black 24X DVD Burner Cooler Master Hyper 212+ Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
BenQ 24" das Keyboard Model S Brown  OCZ Fatal1ty 550W PSU Coolermaster Storm Scout 
MouseMouse Pad
Razor DeathAdder Narlyfish 
  hide details  
Reply
The AMD machine
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1055t @ 3.8 GHZ Asus M4A79XTD EVO XFX Radeon 6850 1GB OCed G.Skill Ripsaw 16 GB (2x8GB) 1512 mhz @ 7-8-7-24 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
|WD Caviar Black 640GB|Seagate Barracudas 2TB X2| Lite-On Black 24X DVD Burner Cooler Master Hyper 212+ Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
BenQ 24" das Keyboard Model S Brown  OCZ Fatal1ty 550W PSU Coolermaster Storm Scout 
MouseMouse Pad
Razor DeathAdder Narlyfish 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2337 of 17107
The thing I get most pissed about is when people pick more than 2 carries or some useless heroes. Had quite a few games when the team picks alchemist, void, drow, etc and the other team has tide, sk, and what not...so then I end up feeling like there's no point in playing anymore lol
current rig
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k @ 4.53 1.32v asus p8p67 deluxe MSI R6970 Lightning G.Skill Ripjaws 8gb DDR3 - 1664 MHz 9-9-8-21 1T 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
WD Caviar Black 1.5 TB SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 RPM SAMSUNG 830 Series MZ-7PC256B/WW 256GB SSD Noctua NH-D14 Windows 10 Pro x64 
MonitorPowerCaseAudio
Asus ML238H 23" 1920 x 1080 Corsair Enthusiast Series 850-Watt 80 Plus Bronze CM Haf X Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD 
  hide details  
Reply
current rig
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k @ 4.53 1.32v asus p8p67 deluxe MSI R6970 Lightning G.Skill Ripjaws 8gb DDR3 - 1664 MHz 9-9-8-21 1T 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
WD Caviar Black 1.5 TB SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 RPM SAMSUNG 830 Series MZ-7PC256B/WW 256GB SSD Noctua NH-D14 Windows 10 Pro x64 
MonitorPowerCaseAudio
Asus ML238H 23" 1920 x 1080 Corsair Enthusiast Series 850-Watt 80 Plus Bronze CM Haf X Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2338 of 17107
Quote:
Originally Posted by dezahp View Post

The thing I get most pissed about is when people pick more than 2 carries or some useless heroes. Had quite a few games when the team picks alchemist, void, drow, etc and the other team has tide, sk, and what not...so then I end up feeling like there's no point in playing anymore lol

Drow useless? Nah. She's has no escapes yes. But she can mess up a team fight once she gets a little farm. I use to love Alchemist but then i realized that he's just too limited. rolleyes.gif

-Edit-


Patch is out!
Edited by For_the_moves - 10/4/12 at 6:08pm
Genesis
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition Callisto 3.2GHz ASUS M4A78T-E SAPPHIRE Vapor-X 100284VXL Radeon HD 5750 1GB G.SKILL DDR3 SDRAM 4x2GB 
Optical DriveOSKeyboardPower
ASUS 24X DVD Burner Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit LITE-ON SK-1788/BS Antec Truepower New 750W 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
Cooler Master CM 690 II Advance Microsoft Wheel Mouse Optical FUNC Industries Surface 1030 
  hide details  
Reply
Genesis
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition Callisto 3.2GHz ASUS M4A78T-E SAPPHIRE Vapor-X 100284VXL Radeon HD 5750 1GB G.SKILL DDR3 SDRAM 4x2GB 
Optical DriveOSKeyboardPower
ASUS 24X DVD Burner Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit LITE-ON SK-1788/BS Antec Truepower New 750W 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
Cooler Master CM 690 II Advance Microsoft Wheel Mouse Optical FUNC Industries Surface 1030 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2339 of 17107
Quote:
Originally Posted by For_the_moves View Post

Drow useless? Nah. She's has no escapes yes. But she can mess up a team fight once she gets a little farm. I use to love Alchemist but then i realized that he's just too limited. rolleyes.gif

-Edit-

Patch is out!

Guess you didn't quite completely get my post lol. I'm talking about people picking a bunch of carries on a team with no support and no nothing lol. Alchemist to me is a terrible hero. I hate seeing when people pick him.
current rig
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k @ 4.53 1.32v asus p8p67 deluxe MSI R6970 Lightning G.Skill Ripjaws 8gb DDR3 - 1664 MHz 9-9-8-21 1T 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
WD Caviar Black 1.5 TB SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 RPM SAMSUNG 830 Series MZ-7PC256B/WW 256GB SSD Noctua NH-D14 Windows 10 Pro x64 
MonitorPowerCaseAudio
Asus ML238H 23" 1920 x 1080 Corsair Enthusiast Series 850-Watt 80 Plus Bronze CM Haf X Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD 
  hide details  
Reply
current rig
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k @ 4.53 1.32v asus p8p67 deluxe MSI R6970 Lightning G.Skill Ripjaws 8gb DDR3 - 1664 MHz 9-9-8-21 1T 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
WD Caviar Black 1.5 TB SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 RPM SAMSUNG 830 Series MZ-7PC256B/WW 256GB SSD Noctua NH-D14 Windows 10 Pro x64 
MonitorPowerCaseAudio
Asus ML238H 23" 1920 x 1080 Corsair Enthusiast Series 850-Watt 80 Plus Bronze CM Haf X Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2340 of 17107
Hey guys Treant is the new OP hero, off lane Treant and maxing Living Armor in an aggressive line-up is pretty QQ. Imagine Treant+Templar on same team, you can never kill her rolleyes.gif
Alchemist 30mins 6 slots inc
Erin
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-2600k @ 5 Ghz Gigabyte Z68X-UD3P-B3 Sapphire HD 6950 2GB 8GB Kingston HyperX 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Seagate Barracuda 500GB Crucial M4 64 GB Noctua NH-D14 Win 7 Ultimate 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer 23-inch Steelseries 6Gv2 Corsair TXv2 750W Cooler Master 690 II 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer DeathAdder Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
Erin
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-2600k @ 5 Ghz Gigabyte Z68X-UD3P-B3 Sapphire HD 6950 2GB 8GB Kingston HyperX 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Seagate Barracuda 500GB Crucial M4 64 GB Noctua NH-D14 Win 7 Ultimate 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer 23-inch Steelseries 6Gv2 Corsair TXv2 750W Cooler Master 690 II 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer DeathAdder Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: PC Gaming
Overclock.net › Forums › Video Games › PC Gaming › [Official] DotA 2 Information and Discussion Thread.