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    Originally posted by oldkawman1 View Post
    This is the version of rules in use by myself many others;

    No Cheating (bots, hacks, or other software)
    Do Not Use Glitches
    Listen to Server Admins
    Respect Other Players

    Beyond that, there are only 2 rules of play;

    Rule#1 -> There are no rules.

    Rule #2 -> There is only one rule, see rule #1
    That is my rules too

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    Bashing noobs is a fact of PC gaming.
    When I started to play Quake 2 (Pre-UT99) I got owned by better players, that's what made me better as a player.
    Which is also why Epic penalizes you heavily for bashing on noobs via the ranking system.
    Only the strong survive.
    And as others have mentioned, those rules apply to that server. In which case most servers have their own rules that need to be adhered to.
    That's great that server fits your idea of "Fair play" but on other servers, those rules can be constricting (EG: what you call camping others may call defending).
    Seriously, if you're having trouble with getting a vehicle off the flag, then it's time to go back and play the bots on a harder setting.

    This is allot of trouble to avoid getting owned by better players.
    If you want to set your bar so low that you as a player suffer, so be it, that's your prerogative. But for others, they may find getting owned useful to them so they can learn how to be a better player.
    It's actually rather biased to try put Noobs in a class of their own. I've seen many players go from noob to decent player BECAUSE they played better players and got owned all the time. now they're the ones doing the owning.
    That's the last thing this community needs is another reason to separate players.
    And I noob bash if there's a group of noobs within rocket range heh
    As I once got bashed, I so too will do the bashing of the noobs, it's a rite of passage for a gamer.

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    Originally posted by PR0V0 View Post
    Pfew... funny sarcastic question...

    But to give a glimpse, in case u really do not have a clue:
    Rules applying to all Unreal games.
    Show respect for your fellow players. Promote fair and friendly play.
    Don't unbalance teams, or team in non-team games.
    Don't portal camp, lift camp, teamkill, abuse bugs, suicide in team games or deliberately spawnkill.
    Do not use religious, racist or abusive nicks or language and keep swearing to a minimum. Try not to be too easily offended.
    NO cheating. You'll be banned for life and your IP and other information publicised on IRC, these forums and our websites. We also share cheater information with other admins and will ban you if found cheating elsewhere too. Zero tolerance for cheats.
    Please don't advertise, tell other players to leave, kickvote or call an admin without good reason or get in a flame war on our servers. This extends to political attacks and ranting. That's just rude. Also, don't persist in calling other players cheaters without proof - if you suspect somebody of cheating, call an admin.
    The newbie server is ONLY for players new to the game. If you're winning too easily, move up to the open servers.

    If you need an admin at any time, say '!admin' in-game or come to #mpukunreal on Quakenet and do the same.

    UT3 Specific rules:
    Exploiting of any kind is not allowed. (Including vehicle exploits)
    Camping is allowed anywhere on the map except spawn locations.
    Sitting on the flag with a vehicle in VCTF maps is not allowed.

    Source: http://forums.multiplay.co.uk/multip...t2k4-ut3-rules

    Cheers.
    Everyone has their own rulebook. SCRUBS have one too, their rules define who and what they are. Server admins can have any rules they want, it's their server. If you do not like a server admins rules, play elsewhere.

    Here are examples of some SCRUB rules;
    -> No defending (camping) the flag with vehicles in vCTF (Duh, why not just kill the vehicle?)
    -> Any rule that limits what you do or how you use any legitimate movement, weapon, pickup, or vehicle in any way (the only exception is exploits are never permitted)

    This is the version of rules in use by myself many others;

    No Cheating (bots, hacks, or other software)
    Do Not Use Glitches
    Listen to Server Admins
    Respect Other Players

    Beyond that, there are only 2 rules of play;

    Rule#1 -> There are no rules.

    Rule #2 -> There is only one rule, see rule #1

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  • replied
    Of course.. i called it a glimpse remember?

    And nope... i play there with ping 45 so its great.

    Again this is just an example rule book which i quite like... it results in nice pleasent gameplay action with a lot of thrills... hardly any whines and even new commers find it pleasent there.

    Of course this is only for the multiplay servers... did i say? Come onnnnn... wake up


    Any other questions?

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  • replied
    Lol, can I play this make up imaginary rules game too

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    These rules are well known. The admins make a good effort to promote a friendly environment for new guys, but they are valid for their servers only. They are not THE rules. I believe we all agree with the generic "be kind, don't use racism, don't cheat", but the gameplay related are restrictive for me and a reason to rarely play on those servers.
    - Don't portal camp, lift camp, suicide in team games or deliberately spawnkill.
    I don't portal camp, but I will suicide and spawnkill as I see fit. Suiciding and respawn full health and loaded is sometimes the best thing to do when low on health, far away from the action, before grabbing an orb or escorting the carrier, etc... About spawnkilling, I don't get a kick out of it and will not go for cheap frags, but you bet that if my team is fighting on one location I will spawn kill on the previous one if it's adequate. Giving up of a tactic due to scrub kind of reasons is benefiting the opponent team and is playing against mine. You bet that having a team turn against itself *****ing about noobs and orbs is much worse that having the kind of solidarity that comes from uniting efforts when in serious disadvantage like facing the tank on Torlan or a Titan at the base on Confrontation.
    - Sitting on the flag with a vehicle in VCTF maps is not allowed.
    I see why this generically makes sense. But I'm afraid that it includes taking cover on Suspense if being harrassed by a raptor. Or doing so 2 minutes before the end if we were 1-0 and outnumbered. And maybe a few others.
    I never seen you in there... why is that?
    I guess he has better places to play, he'd ping 200 or so on those servers.

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  • replied
    Originally posted by oldkawman1 View Post
    Please bless us all with your definition of how to play low, better yet what are your fair rules?
    Pfew... funny sarcastic question...

    I think u know exactly what we are talking about here. I cannot bless you sorry you really have to do that yourself... u'll be proud afterwards.

    But to give a glimpse, in case u really do not have a clue:
    Rules applying to all Unreal games.
    Show respect for your fellow players. Promote fair and friendly play.
    Don't unbalance teams, or team in non-team games.
    Don't portal camp, lift camp, teamkill, abuse bugs, suicide in team games or deliberately spawnkill.
    Do not use religious, racist or abusive nicks or language and keep swearing to a minimum. Try not to be too easily offended.
    NO cheating. You'll be banned for life and your IP and other information publicised on IRC, these forums and our websites. We also share cheater information with other admins and will ban you if found cheating elsewhere too. Zero tolerance for cheats.
    Please don't advertise, tell other players to leave, kickvote or call an admin without good reason or get in a flame war on our servers. This extends to political attacks and ranting. That's just rude. Also, don't persist in calling other players cheaters without proof - if you suspect somebody of cheating, call an admin.
    The newbie server is ONLY for players new to the game. If you're winning too easily, move up to the open servers.

    If you need an admin at any time, say '!admin' in-game or come to #mpukunreal on Quakenet and do the same.

    UT3 Specific rules:
    Exploiting of any kind is not allowed. (Including vehicle exploits)
    Camping is allowed anywhere on the map except spawn locations.
    Sitting on the flag with a vehicle in VCTF maps is not allowed.

    Source: http://forums.multiplay.co.uk/multip...t2k4-ut3-rules

    This is the MULTIPLAY rule book. I hardly seen anybody there disagree with it. What do u not agree with in this all? And are you proud of it? I never seen you in there... why is that?

    Cheers.

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  • replied
    Originally posted by PR0V0 View Post
    It is strange to see in here most play fair... online in the game it seems most 'high profile players' play low and are hell not ashamed of it. More so they act like its PRO...

    /me is back into the game
    Please bless us all with your definition of how to play low, better yet what are your fair rules?

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  • replied
    It is strange to see in here most play fair... online in the game it seems most 'high profile players' play low and are hell not ashamed of it. More so they act like its PRO...

    /me is back into the game

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  • replied
    i dont take the game online much anymore, but when i did, i had no preference so i signed both because i dont know if i was killing noobs or vets, and to be honnest it really shouldn't matter, if theres a guy there shootin at ya, well, ya shoot back, you dont care who that person is, if their on the other team, then its fair game, its upto noobs and players alike to play as a team and move around a map as a team unless its a FFA DM, and thats just fair game anyway.

    I dont really see how someone can "farm" noob players, but i signed both in the poll.

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  • replied
    I always try to play fair, because thats the only thing I find fun. Games have to be a challenge... newbie bashing is just dull!

    If I'm on a team thats winning easily I'll always try to swap, even if I know I can expect to die a lot more and most likely lose the map.

    The only time I stay on an unbalanced side is when 1 team is full of lamers and I feel they deserve to be punished

    Usually, if the game is really being dominated, I'll just leave. e.g. after getting a 40-0 in a DM game I will try to find another server.

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  • replied
    I mostly play fair... If we cap and i see the other team isn't doing any good i just play DM and don't think of capping unless they get good players and start to attack more.

    And when i'm in a good mood i just give free kills to newbies so they start to feel way better

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  • replied
    If your ping comment was to me, I didn't mean if i have good ping i have to leave, i meant that what if there was one server with people in it that I ping well to. I'm not going to go play with over 200 ping, so if there was only one server to play in I would play there regardless if there is new players there or not.

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  • replied
    Originally posted by Oldskool0482 View Post
    But I never just do it to rack up kills
    Thats what i respect, never doing it that low JUST FOR THE KILLS.

    Originally posted by demoniac View Post
    On the pubs I seem to focus on enjoying the game ;P
    LOL... kinda my point too. Me personally cannot enjoy killing a newbie... others might not care about it.

    And having a good ping... well there are bounderies of course. U gotto be insane to think that if u have a good ping u gotto exit. Try reading between the lines less.

    (actually the farming term i picked up from the previous thread, it might not be the good word for this sorry)

    Cheers.

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  • replied
    On the pubs I seem to focus on enjoying the game ;P

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