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Re: #@*%!: The RAGE Thread

May 16, 2012

I had an annoying experience today:

I late-joined a game with a 5-man party. Clearly, it would be lopsided as I noticed people kept leaving during the loading screen as it counted down the seconds to me entering. By the time I was in the game, it was myself and another player who just died for his first time; the score was something like 38-25, and any other players who had joined/started had previously left. After about 40 kills I notice the game stops letting people enter the game.

Regardless the obvious win these people were going to achieve, I stuck it out. For five of my seven deaths, I died by power weapon. Only two of my deaths were by normal weapons; one was a bad-spawn as I entered the game (the enemy saw me and opened fire and I had no time to react) and the other was a good-spawn for the enemy, as I checked the location, turned to move away and suddenly was eliminated in two G-MAL bursts.

When you're up in a five-man team against two other people who could just easily quit, put down the kickback Hammers and T-Bolts and just go pistols. You'll win because you're a team and it's 5 v 2; you don't need a Hammer to kill me (though I got in my fair share of kills, I'm proud to say, while my partner was obviously not prepared and went kill-less). So frustrating to late-join those games. Whenever I see a person stick it out like that, I make sure to message them and tell them I appreciated their staying put instead of leaving and defaulting the win. Just the most frustrating game today.

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Re: #@*%!: The RAGE Thread

May 16, 2012

Co-op hunter is the mode I mainly rage in .... ok I always leave the treasure chests for the villains in the hope that my opponents will do the same ... i only ever get treasures out the box by using villains ... but i have to clucking fight for it when im the villains thus causing me to sometimes press start and hit that quit button.

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Re: #@*%!: The RAGE Thread

May 16, 2012

The weirdest thing happened to me. I was playing a match against a party and I accidentally walked into ALL of them. They were hogging the shotgun in the Museum. So one guy shot me with the shotgun, another guy meleed me and EVERYONE thrust-taunted me.

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Re: #@*%!: The RAGE Thread

May 16, 2012

First match I "tried" playing today was horrible. Plunder, no one tried to help score the idol except for me and my buddy Jigmon. A quarter into the match I get the Connection problem icon on my screen, it never disappeared, stayed there for the remainder of the match while I was helpless and unable to help my team.

I am pretty sure the connection error wasn't my fault, it had NEVER happened before. However recently I've been having that icon appear every once in a while, but only for a few seconds, but never to a degree where it would never go away. Also, if my connection was that bad to begin with, why not just boot me back up to the lobby?

Stupid Uncharted.

#SaintsofNewMarias#RepairCrew
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May 16, 2012

At least YOU have buddies who know what to do. I played a match where EVERY SINGLE ONE is killfarming. Naturally, we won the event because I'm the only one who bothered to do the objectives. But still.

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Re: #@*%!: The RAGE Thread

May 18, 2012

**** LAG. This ******* game is just a ******* LAG fest. Today, I had the worst ******* day in the whole ******* history of this laggy BS game. A ******* party of five foreigeners were all lagging like *******. EVEN AFTER PUMPING 2 RPGs into the ******** lagger, they wouldn't ******** die. **** this game, **** those players, **** all laggy BS foreingers, **** every one who ******** lags. ARGHHHHHH!

They see me laggin', they hatin'.
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Re: #@*%!: The RAGE Thread

May 18, 2012

Hey man. Flip a table or something. Calm down.

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Re: #@*%!: The RAGE Thread

May 18, 2012

Been waiting for a post like this! Awesome. O.K. so screw you hackers! I am sick of one shot kill crap, aimbots, and your frakkin lagging! God screw you!

     Thanks, that felt good to get out.

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May 18, 2012

Bro. They're not hackers. They're just people who lag horribly. I assume one-hit kill is like, not the tbolt. Also lag. I met them already.

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Re: #@*%!: The RAGE Thread

May 18, 2012

Parties of 5 with Elena's G-MAL + Fleet Foot + Bargain + Power Weapon kickbacks... Oh. My. GOD. Seriously, give us a  chance! Oh, and they coordinate all their efforts with amazing efficiency over the mic, plus, they use call-out so they're all over their poor victim in seconds.

After the last time I faced a party like that I made sure to have cloaked in at least one of my load outs permanently. But, I guess I can appreciate the fact it forces me to play more strategically.

And if they lag... All the more reason for rage. Though I don't really rage, I just shake my head and say to myself "For f__k's sake..." and take a deep breath.

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