RE: DRE: CTS community mail

  • From: lindsey kiviets <lindseyak@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2015 15:18:08 +0000

lol this is pretty cool video.

i never played blm or scholar but i know Khan's told me about the bard's
ability to cast ballad for the casters.

"spam adlo spam adlo... wait is that ballad on" kuk funny

Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:45:50 +0200
Subject: Re: DRE: CTS community mail
From: eccomancer@xxxxxxxxx
To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Wow that just seems so broken. The brokenness aside, is Kitana any good in this
game - she use to be one of my favourite MK characters (I know that mournful is
suppose to be her worst variation?). I have kind of been holding off getting
the game, tbh I don't really like the animations of the newer MK games - they
don't seem to be as smooth as other games. Is it just me or does Mileena and
Kitana's heads look a little big in proportion to the rest of their body? It
might be some thing else, like Mileena's hair making her head look bigger than
it actually is.
From a none bias point of view does MKX have any longevity/ staying power - or
will it fade out in a couple of months time?

On a side note, I found this youtube video earlier hours of this morning:
For anyone that played Final Fantasy A Realm Reborn, it's definitely worth a
listen - it is basically a parody "aetherflow" based on the Disney's frozen
"let it go" The lyrics are really awesome and JessPlays shows off a lot of
talent signing it (so it might be worth a listen even if you never played the
It's basically about the struggles of DPS with long duty finder queues (in this
case a Black Mage) and then she changes to a healer (Scholar) and experiences
the benefits of insta-queues. I think if you ever player scholar you would
really appreciate/ understand the lyrics -- the highlight for me is "I'm never
going back, except to get swiftcast" :p

She also sings "Do you want to Kill a Titan" but lyrically its not as good.

On Wed, Apr 29, 2015 at 1:25 PM, Nicholas Robertson-Muir <nicmuir@xxxxxxxxx>
Interesting.It gives me an idea
On Wed, Apr 29, 2015 at 1:20 PM, Manase Zote <bmlzote@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Try it...

On 4/29/15, lindsey kiviets <lindseyak@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Is that a loop or an infinite?

Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:27:35 +0200

Subject: Re: DRE: CTS community mail

From: bmlzote@xxxxxxxxx

To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

On 4/29/15, Sean Carrington <theseancarrington@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

On Wed, Apr 29, 2015 at 10:31 AM, richard moorcroft <

greattekkenmaster@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Just nerf Gigas in the next version,, if he is so powerful as Harada


he is,, then he needs a BIG NERF, no tracking moves allowed then

On Apr 28, 2015 6:40 PM, "Manase Zote" <bmlzote@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

This character is 'going ham' personified.

On 28 Apr 2015 17:48, "Stephen Scheidel" <gieroadsteve@xxxxxxxxx>


So are Namco using Gigas to force us to use power crush ?

On 28 April 2015 at 15:59, Nicholas Robertson-Muir



I replied.

It was talk about one of my fave characters after all. Summoner


is the online troll.

I'm going to re-invest some time in him, now that I discovered some



On 28 Apr 2015 15:49, "Stephen Scheidel" <gieroadsteve@xxxxxxxxx>


From now on I'm gonna just tell on that forum people straight that


know more than them and that my opinion is better.

It really is so fuck them.

Dude's don't seem know that as a group we've been breaking down

fighting games/strats/mindsets/philosophies for years now.

That makes us better equipped to judge FG stuff.

On 28 April 2015 at 15:14, Ryan Williams <ryan820509@xxxxxxxxx>


You will see Kenshi in tournaments because there are players who


the character.

That said, there are characters who are more competitively viable

than others at this stage of the game, so top players will


gravitate toward those characters. Its still early days though



NRS's reputation, later patches will probably have a very


impact on characters and matchups.

On 28 Apr 2015 15:03, "richard moorcroft" <

greattekkenmaster@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

So what characters are playable then?? This means we won't see a

Kenshi in tournaments,, everyone will play top tier,, this isnt


good for MKX ,, the game will Die out very fast if they don't

release a

patch to balance it out nicely,, or just like 30% better


On Apr 28, 2015 12:47 PM, "Ryan Williams" <ryan820509@xxxxxxxxx>


Ahahaha :P

Always nice when a high level player confirms what you already

know. I like him though which is why I'll keep playing him :P

On Tue, Apr 28, 2015 at 8:08 AM, Nicholas Robertson-Muir <

nicmuir@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Yes. I was using the teleport one without using his related

special moves.

On 27 Apr 2015 20:12, "Wynand-Ben" <paashaasggx@xxxxxxxxxxx>


Can he do those in all variations?

The only variation that matters is the one where do the orb

setups :P


Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:22:44 +0200

Subject: Re: DRE: CTS community mail

From: nicmuir@xxxxxxxxx

To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Raiden is dial a combo, 45% damage, thanks.

On 27 Apr 2015 18:35, "Di Lhong" <marongdin@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

I can see Kung Jin being strong. He has decent tools. But his

character just seem meh to me...tried a bit of him, like the

whole spinning

combo starter stuff...

Kano is surprisingly very fun to play and rewarding. He's


basic and solid. Not so much gimmicks. Almost like the Kazuya


MKX lolz

D'Vorah is stupid technical. All those Wasp Cancel is going


make me break the controller. But people are claiming she's

strong as hell.

Just need to choose the right variation for the right

matches...swarm queen

vs subz's grandmaster? yeah, thanks SAP for teaching me that

lesson...all i

did was watch myself full screen range...

Mileena...well, totally different playstyle to her MK9



Cassie is a combo machine.

Goro = fuck all you guys, i'm ex punch walking.

On Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 6:28 PM, Wynand-Ben <

paashaasggx@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Had a look at this stream

Not a big tourney with big names but cool matches. MKX is at


end of the stream.

Quan Chi looks so damn good... that fucking bat. Combo


trance, summon bat then stupid mixup and quasi unblockables.

Orb trap raiden also looks fun

No Goro

Kung Jin is apparently OP


Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:20:59 +0200

Subject: Re: DRE: CTS community mail

From: marongdin@xxxxxxxxx

To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Nerf bat coming your way lolz

On Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 4:53 PM, Wynand-Ben <

paashaasggx@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Found a funny thing with goro vs Kitana's parry/counter.

If she parries exPunchwalk it knocks goro back but he keeps


armor. She jumps him and hits but doesnt go into any




Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:30:08 +0200

Subject: Re: DRE: CTS community mail

From: nicmuir@xxxxxxxxx

To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Is it? I lose track.

On 26 Apr 2015 18:38, "sameegh jardine" <sameegh@xxxxxxxxx>


You mean the last one - this is the 2nd Avengers movie :P

On Sun, Apr 26, 2015 at 5:14 PM, Nicholas Robertson-Muir <

nicmuir@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Watched the new avengers move.

Its definitely better than the last 2

On Sun, Apr 26, 2015 at 4:27 PM, Wynand-Ben <

paashaasggx@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Did some tests regarding ducking command grabs since it


like Di managed to duck Goro's command grab in some matches.

Erron Blacks command grab is fully duckable at all ranges.

Goros command grab is definitely not duckable... however


greatly reduces the grabs effective range. If the opponent


ducking then

goro can grab you at roughly normal command range but if they



its slightly(very slightly) less than the distance at round


And this refers to ducking without block. If you block low


are getting pwnd


Date: Sun, 26 Apr 2015 11:42:00 +0200

Subject: Re: DRE: CTS community mail

From: marongdin@xxxxxxxxx

To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Will check them out. Thanks Sap :)

On Sun, Apr 26, 2015 at 1:59 AM, Ryan Williams <

ryan820509@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Check out Coach Steve/Insaynne. Really strong Kano. Arturo

Sanchez aka Sabin also plays a mean Kano :)

On 25 Apr 2015 23:50, "Di Lhong" <marongdin@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Hey sap, who's the kano you mentioned was doing some cool



On Sat, Apr 25, 2015 at 11:13 PM, Ilitirit Sama <

ilitirit@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

I forgot how good the music in FFXIV is.

On Sat, Apr 25, 2015 at 11:02 PM, Ilitirit Sama <

ilitirit@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:


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