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It just seems so stupid to me, because you WILL get banned sooner or later.
Yeah, I just don't understand why can't they just make something like Valves VAC. I've played CSS for several years and have never seen a hacker.
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Yeah, I just don't understand why can't they just make something like Valves VAC. I've played CSS for several years and have never seen a hacker.
Wait are there people getting away with hacking almost indefinitely?
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Wait are there people getting away with hacking almost indefinitely?
Well, according to these guys in this thread, yes. Blizzard really needs to rewamp their anti-cheat system, hacking is unacceptable nowadays.
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Yeah, I just don't understand why can't they just make something like Valves VAC. I've played CSS for several years and have never seen a hacker.
Blizzard's very greedy, even though they have a good rep. They know if a hacker's banned, most of the time, they'll go out and buy another acc.

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Wait are there people getting away with hacking almost indefinitely?
The two guys I've mentioned have been hacking since S1. Most of the people who get banned probably use free public hacks. Paid hack users endure like roaches
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Paid hackers are just sad... who would pay for a hack?

Also what I've noticed is something I like to call the cheese-curve. (and drop-off)

This is how much I have experienced cheese (through 1v1, 2v2, 3v3 and 4v4 play, also from my friends account (he's basically gm, and just won the country tourney today ))

__.................................................. .______
....___..........................................._.........._
.........______________...........______............._
................................______.............................____
.................................................. ........................_____

Bronze | Silver | Gold | Platinum | Diamond | Masters | Grand Masters, from friends view only


That actually looks really stupid, but you get what I mean xD
Edited by Alex132 - 10/1/11 at 1:47pm
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Originally Posted by Alex132 View Post
Paid hackers are just sad... who would pay for a hack?

Also what I've noticed is something I like to call the cheese-curve. (and drop-off)

This is how much I have experienced cheese (through 1v1, 2v2, 3v3 and 4v4 play, also from my friends account (he's basically gm, and just won the country tourney today ))

__.................................................. .______
....___..........................................._.........._
.........______________...........______.............._
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Bronze | Silver | Gold | Platinum | Diamond | Masters | Grand Masters, from friends view only


That actually looks really stupid, but you get what I mean xD
Can someone explain to me what exactly is cheese? Thanks.

Paid hacks are sad, truly...
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Cheese is an easy "strategy" that doesn't take much skill to pull off, but can be very effective, but if it doesn't do much/any damage, it sets you behind a lot. It also generally relies on the other person not having scouting information/taking them by surprise.

Marine/SCV all-in, 6-7-8-9-10pool, cannon rush, void ray rush, etc.
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Quick question I know its off topic but when I record videos with fraps why does it split the videos into different parts? Is there a setting I need to change and yes I am using the paid version
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Quick question I know its off topic but when I record videos with fraps why does it split the videos into different parts? Is there a setting I need to change and yes I am using the paid version
It has a 3.98Gb limit to each file. IIRC it's so that FAT32 formatted HDD's can still record them (FAT32's limit for a single file is 4Gb)

Other than that i have no idea why it would do it.
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Cheese is an easy "strategy" that doesn't take much skill to pull off, but can be very effective, but if it doesn't do much/any damage, it sets you behind a lot. It also generally relies on the other person not having scouting information/taking them by surprise.

Marine/SCV all-in, 6-7-8-9-10pool, cannon rush, void ray rush, etc.
10 pool isn't cheese. 6 and 7 are, 8 and 9 are debatable. Lots of Zergs go 10 pool in ZvsZ incase of early ling harass or to get the upper hand.

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Yeah, I just don't understand why can't they just make something like Valves VAC. I've played CSS for several years and have never seen a hacker.
I've heard horror stories about VAC, rather that wasn't implemented in SCII
    
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