Misogynistic Donut Jun 29, 2014 @ 11:00am
Pro CoD players vs Pro Quake
My friend recently uploaded a Youtube video comparing the professional CoD players to the professional Quake 3 players.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N-Z-b6mxX9Y#t=14


In my opinion, I just gotta say that these are PROFESSIONAL CoD players, and they're camping. Um...
Last edited by Misogynistic Donut; Jun 29, 2014 @ 11:01am
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ofir640 Jun 29, 2014 @ 12:00pm 
+1
simple cat Jun 29, 2014 @ 1:40pm 
Quake is all about timing and map control (RA, YA, MH, LG). In some cases players camping as well, the difference is over all pace and agressive style - Quake is classic arena shooter and you have to control resources while CoD (especially last one, doesn't have any major objects at all). In quake you can predict enemy movement as you all looking for same power ups. In COD, meanwhile, based on defending something (A,B,C point, flag, etc.) and attacking it. These games aren't equal. No one playing CS like Q3, because mechanics are different.
Also, video shows just skilled player on FFA, 1vs1 is where all the pro Quake goes. And TDM Q3 is even more hardcore because resources control.
Misogynistic Donut Jun 30, 2014 @ 2:36pm 
Originally posted by simple cat:
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That's exactly what the video shows, so yes.
ofir640 Jun 30, 2014 @ 9:21pm 
During debate between CoD and AssaultCube[assault.cubers.net], I added your video. There are some intersting comments there.

Take a look: http://forum.cubers.net/thread-7700-page-2.html
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TnQ.Ethiixx Jun 30, 2014 @ 10:32pm 
Originally posted by ofir640:
During debate between CoD and AssaultCube[assault.cubers.net], I added your video. There are some intersting comments there.

Take a look: http://forum.cubers.net/thread-7700-page-2.html

Ah, good old AC. Fun game, terrible community.
ofir640 Jun 30, 2014 @ 11:09pm 
The AC community is great... Very helpful (on every subject). with a lot of knowledge.

Hey... Although I'm newbie there... I'm still one of them

:)
Ókominn 👻 Jul 1, 2014 @ 12:10am 
In xonotic, you egt autokilled if you camp.
Misogynistic Donut Jul 1, 2014 @ 10:29am 
Originally posted by Ser Archia The Wise:
In xonotic, you egt autokilled if you camp.
Then screw that game! Camping is for MLG!
ofir640 Jul 1, 2014 @ 10:44am 
Camping is LAME!

One on the best fetures on Quake 3 servers
[T.D.P]HunterSouls[PT] Jul 1, 2014 @ 11:59am 
im thing all games have campings even bf3 make me sick with spas and dao16 camping lol the game Assault Cube so great game for free remember cs 1.6...the best part is support for linux and mac xD
TnQ.Ethiixx Jul 2, 2014 @ 7:51pm 
I played AC for like 3 years before I made an account on the forums and they are all just rude ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥s. I offered to make servers for people and they were acting like kids. Pretty sad considering the Devs are in their 20s or 30s.
Cigrits_and_Dope Jul 14, 2014 @ 2:03pm 
As ♥♥♥♥ as it is, when a new COD comes out, 500,000 people are playing it at any given time. Same thing happened with music and movies. This happened in a blink of an eye. I dont see how it can get much worse. We are to the point of cloaking, rewarding camping, KD obsessed, new games coming out every year (same games). All in all this can all be blamed on consoles and greed.

I also doubt the cod pros travel all over the place to play call of duty because of the love of the game and competition, they do it because it is their job and they make 6 figures. No culture at all
BeerGogglesFTW Jul 17, 2014 @ 10:45am 
Originally posted by Monst-E-r:
In my opinion, I just gotta say that these are PROFESSIONAL CoD players, and they're camping. Um...

They're playing a Search and Destroy style game mode. If they are on defense it would be idiotic not to "camp" near the bombs. (And thats exactly what they were doing) That's how the game mode is played. Attack and Defend.

2nd, you're comparing apples to oranges with Quake and COD.

3rd, lets say they're camping TDM. Who cares? "Camping is lame." So? They're "pros" (I guess)... Whatever gets the job done should be utilized to their advantage.
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[T.D.P]HunterSouls[PT] Jul 17, 2014 @ 3:49pm 
Not agree...In bf3 even tdm or rush camping not work, or if work its mater of time u die...but still be lame camp...
ofir640 Jul 17, 2014 @ 7:54pm 
But is just too boring...

I will give you example from Unreal Tournament: Game of the Year edition:
When you play assault (Team mission based kind of mode) you have several points that you need to complete before the you move to the next point.
As the attack going, both attackers and defenders move to the next inner point. There is always action, no matter if you the attacker or the defender.

I guess COD players found the best way to keep alive... But if I watching games stream on twitch, surely I will try to find more active game.
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