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Crunchy Frog (43) | 860 h as Medic   Germany
 
 
"If we took the bones out it wouldn't be crunchy, would it?" -- Monty Python's Flying Circus, Series 1 Ep 06 (1969)
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How to be a good partner for your team's Medic: Things you should do and things you should avoid.

I originally wrote up this list for MrP's discussion thread 'Medic Mains and Pub games' over at the steamgroup MrPaladin's TF2 Pals , where MrPala
Crunchy Frog
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Biologist and gamer geek married to a real-life engineer (and gamer). As for my age... let's just say I remember when Han Solo shot first and when the Rubik's Cube was a brand new thing. I never played with dolls, but my TF2 mercenaries are better dressed than I am.

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---> TF2 STATS RESET at 500 hours in-server playtime as Medic. <---
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https://lan.teamfortress2.com/ Copenhagen Games 2018 TF2 LAN
Knusperfrosch on Schlachtfestchen TF2 Community [www.schlachtfestchen.de] (community site now defunct). In TF2 Competitive Leagues registered as Crunchy Frog :
my UGC profile [www.ugcleague.com] (ID: 76561198071278017), my ETF2L profile [etf2l.org] .
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Some more of my favorite TF2 screenshots: "Size Envy" , "Medic playing in the ballpit" , "A Pyroshark out of his watery element" , "That grenade was meant for me" , "The 'WAR! Soldier vs Demoman' Update in a nutshell" , "Shoot the Idiot" , Zemnmez (now Arboretum) and his one-of-a-kind Sunbeams Ebenezer hat, granted to him by Valve for finding and reporting an exploit which could be used to hijack Steam accounts and steal all their items. (Screenshot taken 27 January 2914 during TF2Maps.net 72Hr Winter Classic Mapping Contest.)
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Comic: The Medic in his natural habitat [awkwardzombie.com]
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Music Video: "I'm your Medic!" by Captain Spalding (TF2 song)
Music Video: (the above song with added in-game footage)
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Video: Thoughts about the Heavy minigun nerf (June 18, 2014) by LazyFinger
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Video: MediMarx's mentoring TF2 videos (6v6 tutorials) [competitivetf2.tumblr.com]

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My SteamRep profile [steamrep.com] .
I DON'T ACCEPT RANDOM FRIEND INVITES ANYMORE. Leave a comment first.
Note #1: Unless I have specifically listed a high-price item in a trade, it's not for sale.
My Profile on TF2 Outpost [www.tf2outpost.com]

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'Just because someone's a member of an ethnic minority doesn't mean they're not a nasty small-minded little jerk.' -- Sir Terry Pratchett [www.co.uk.lspace.org]
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"To criticise a person for their race is manifestly irrational and ridiculous but to criticise their religion, that is a right. That is a freedom." -- Rowan Atkinson, British comedian
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German basically has two settings, kawaii and metal, and there is no in between. -- The Paradox Machine [theparadoxmachine.tumblr.com]
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Video: Kyle Kallgren's Between the Lines: The Beatles and Poetry
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I am a part of all that I have met;
yet all experience is an arch wherethrough
gleams that untraveled world whose margin fades
for ever and for ever when I move.
- ‘Ulysses’, by Alfred Lord Tennyson
Metabolic Apr 17 @ 4:51pm 
My suggestion:
Make a dog of a different breed, any short-legged breed with thick fluffy fur that provides the needed girth. Or make it a mutt, a mix of dachshund and some fluffy small dog and some burly pitbull, then you can keep the dachshund pattern but make the dog burly and fluffy instead of obese. I feel that a mutt fits the Scout better thematically than a purebred dog, anyway.

That is one poor overfed Dachshund. (Or "Dackel" in German.)
I understand, the dog has to cover the Scout's courier bag on his back.

But the dog's proportions still look... odd. It's not just the girth, but its front legs are attached too far back, and its neck should be longer to be recognizable as a dachshund. I like the look of the fur pattern and the painted variants, though.
@Extra Ram " item that suits your needs"
I assume this is about hte dachshund.
If you think I my "needs" include virtual items, you are flattering yourself. I enjoy cosmetic items on TF2. I don't need them. If that was the case, I would take the time to model my own. I took the time to leave feedback that is more that a single generic sentence of "omg Valve pls add".
If that is now considered rude, and if you are so thin-skinned that you can't tell suggestions apart from demands, I can only facepalm.
Extra Ram Apr 17 @ 3:55pm 
For someone who has a lot of ideas of what they'd like to see being added to the TF2 workshop, as well as having a pretty solid understanding of the game's limitations, you sure do use that knowledge to leave some really longwinded, overly detailed critiques on items for even the tiniest of things, eventually getting to the point it's a completely different item. And you do this a LOT.

Is constructive criticism a bad thing? Absolutely not. However, it's one thing to leave reccomendations on a creation that actually seems logical and insightful, but when you do what you do and leave an encyclopedia of reccomended changes to a pretty solid item to the point it's a completely different item that suits your needs, it's no longer helpful pointers but you being snobbish and rude.
Busy Mar 13 @ 3:26am 
I love that Feed Back and Yes it was a Community Idea done before we just thought it would be awesome to see a different Version of it for 2017 - 2018.
@Dr_Shpougal: Also, if I ever were to sell the Spellbound Field Practice, the original owner/unboxer who I bought the hat from asked to have first call if he wants to buy it back.
@Dr_Shpougal: Okay, I will. But I am looking primarily for a Spellbound Medic hat slot item that doesn't clip with the Beak (and fits the theme of my "Starry Night" set). I'm not looking for a replacement Field Practice with a different effect (although I like the hat in general).