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Was 5 bucks on steam sale so I figured what the heck, everyone talks about is so why not.

Wow do I feel cheated. Between all this microtransaction crap and the fact that everyone plays a class that has splodeys or a heavy it's impossible to play as anything else too. Got 5 people launching grenades at you while others shooting rockets and while your trying to dodge you have the heavys huge spray of bullets.

I keep trying to force myself to like it but it's not working :\\ Wish I could get a refund
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I hate that game as well.

All of my friends that like it are people who aren't really good at normal FPS games. People who suck at Bad Company or Black Ops, I usually find them playing TF2.
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Like any game, especially ones online with other live players, the game takes practice. You don't need to buy anything to be good (and the best players use the stock stuff anyway). Add me on Steam (ieatfishes) and I'd be glad to hop on and show you how to play effectively.

edit: I probably have some spare weapons to give you too if you'd like.
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I quit playing after they added the demo expansion. Game was getting ridiculous.
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Don't play in those 32 player fast respawn servers. They're crap, trust me.

Instead, try to find servers that have lower amounts of players (around 12 or so.)
    
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That game takes ALOT of practice to get good at. Even though it's cartoony it has a kinda steep learning curve to learn the intricacies of each class.

(Ok, it's not that steep of a curve but it's still difficult for a beginner to get a even decent scores)
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Originally Posted by IEATFISH View Post
Like any game, especially ones online with other live players, the game takes practice. You don't need to buy anything to be good (and the best players use the stock stuff anyway). Add me on Steam (ieatfishes) and I'd be glad to hop on and show you how to play effectively.

edit: I probably have some spare weapons to give you too if you'd like.
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Don't play in those 32 player fast respawn servers. They're crap, trust me.

Instead, try to find servers that have lower amounts of players (around 12 or so.)
I'll keep that in mind Thanks
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That game takes ALOT of practice to get good at. Even though it's cartoony it has a kinda steep learning curve to learn the intricacies of each class.

(Ok, it's not that steep of a curve but it's still difficult for a beginner to get a even decent scores)
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Originally Posted by Yugimt View Post
Don't play in those 32 player fast respawn servers. They're crap, trust me.
Thats ALL I play!!!!!!!! Are you joking?

Edit:TF2 is the best steam game EVER created except maybe the Half-Life series
Edited by mllrkllr88 - 1/1/11 at 3:48pm
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Was 5 bucks on steam sale so I figured what the heck, everyone talks about is so why not.

Wow do I feel cheated. Between all this microtransaction crap and the fact that everyone plays a class that has splodeys or a heavy it's impossible to play as anything else too. Got 5 people launching grenades at you while others shooting rockets and while your trying to dodge you have the heavys huge spray of bullets.

I keep trying to force myself to like it but it's not working :\\ Wish I could get a refund
Well I JUST got done with a round where I had two spies backstabbing my heavy OVER and OVER again cause our pyros were too busy dying to get up to the top, rather than protect the TEAM from spies...After my 4th attempt to ask for the pyros to protect players going up and watching 3 players doing nothing but attempting to rack points... I quit in pure frustration..

It is a good game when you have good players to play with...but when you get a load of glory hounds instead..it is simply fail...

On a side note I will change my class and play style,to accomodate the needs and strategy needed by the team...It is about the team winning...not being the top scorer in the game...
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