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"Incoming Shipments of Raw Meat!"in Humble Bundle. NS2 for 1$. Comment by MaximumSquid December 2013
Looks like this still has not been fixed. . .
Took me 5 tries to get a single one to connect today
First time I stayed alive to put up both ends so it has nothing to do with deaths like some people were suggestingin Gorge Tunnels not connecting Comment by MaximumSquid October 2013
I thought a lot of the changes looked really amazing, but I haven't been on just because of work / school
I'm sure many might be in the same boat as I see this type of thread almost every time I sneak back in to see what's currently roll…in What's going on? Comment by MaximumSquid October 2013
If you have taken damage it takes a long time to cloak again but if you slip away from marines without getting shot you can basically cloak instantly
I think the number of veils just effects how long it takes to cloak once you stop movin…in Camo acting strange now? Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013
I think the servers will keep you on if there are Admins present. . .
Basically you can join them when they are 22/24 and if 2 Admins are on you won't get relocated
As I mentioned in the last thread like this though I don't t…
Anyone want some Green-Sauce?
Played a game where both teams had brand new commanders after that one. . .
We put 6 Gorges in Elevator and just…in NS2 isn't part of the steam sale? Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013
NS:2 was up onboard for the voting section. . . I'd be really surprised if it was not going to get main paged eventually
Edits: Ok yeah so you can get it for the next few hours at least:
in NS2 isn't part of the steam sale? Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013
They scare Fades away from Phase Gates which is probably their best use right now
If your team has terrible aim then you may have to drop some in just to take care of large groups of Lerks or risk wasting a ton of time
Bile B…in Are turrets actually useful now Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013
I bounced around a few servers just to see how the community was and honestly I think it's fine. . .
Numbers aren't that important unless they become dismally low
There's still tons of great players out there and you can get into g…
Gorge Tunnel at Nano is Pro. . . I've been waiting for ever for someone to do that in a normal game
My only issue is that sometimes I don't realize that I have spawned
If my game popped back into Alien Vision mode I would know immediately that I'm back in the saddlein Alien vision default = on? Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013
If it's early game I'll take that 8 res back especially if I'm doing a build order that prevents me from putting down more than 2 RTs at the start
You're unwillingness to sell can be just as costly, but it's important to weigh in the pro…in NEVER recycle a powered RT Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013
The current build is seeing a lot of very short (under 10 minutes) and very long (over 1 hour) games
It's probably a good sign that the game's balance has really come around, but will make it much harder to add new content …in Super long game Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013
I've seen plenty of LANs get sponsorship, but this is the first time I've heard of keys getting handed out to attendeesin Praise for Hugh, UWE, and IronHorse Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013
What software do you use to make videos?
I'm still using Windows Movie Maker and works most of the time since I normally don't do anything beyond cutting, but once in a while I would like to take advantage of a zoom feature (something…in Remastering Wall Jumping in Build 250 Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013
Some rooms are amazing sharp looking, but others feel a bit off (really hard to explain. . . just my gut feeling)
There's some very steep ramps and steps that feel very reminiscent of older FPS games like Quake
I'm a t…in check out our cool map, ns2_station +video Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013
I didn't know about blinking down to increase speed, but then I've never used "debugspeed" either. . .
With lag it's hard, but if you're not lagging it's easy to tell when someone isn't missing against you and then you should just bailin How not to die as fade [tutorial b250] Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013If you're having trouble with Marine during the early game try posting up in a room and ambushing the Skulks
Here have a look:
in Game is too frustrating Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013Game is running pretty smoothly. . . only have seen a few lag bugs and occasional massive drops in FPS for some unknown reason
Community is flooded with new players so the overall skill curve is quite low compared to a month ago
Si…in So, what's the current state of the game? Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013Fade starting with blink is easily my favorite
For Marine team getting a fast Exo suit on the floor is easily kingThanks everyone. . .
It really took a lot longer to post than I thought
I think the Tactical Map alone was a good hour by itself since I had to go into the map and test a few things I wasn't sure about
Ca…in (250) - Commanding / Khammanding Tutorials Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013Someone once told me out of the blue that Tetris was made by Russians
I kept it light, but my real feelings at the time where to ask him why he thought that was importantin "UWE is a European company" Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013The post makes some pretty sharp turns. . . at least 4 different moods or methodology represented (OP could probably be a poet if he/she applied)
Just for flavor sake I might have to add that those early game Alien strats are h…in How weak is this ? Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013Consuming Clogs would make the most sensein The Skulk Doesn't Fit Its Role Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013Marines will almost always have 3 if not 4 phase gates every game and multiple armories on the field (likely more than 1 Obs as well)
You also won't just tech to ARC factory and leave it. . . you'll be building a bunch of them (minim…in Technology Costs Spreadsheet - Build 250 Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013Gorge Tunnels are more efficient. . .
Just 20 res for no limit transport instead of 50 res for your first 5 eggs and doesn't require a cyst chain or committing to a hive tech route
Some maps have excellent locations and don't requi…in Echo'ing eggs to cloaked locations Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013Free weekend wasn't complete till I ran into at least 1 mic spammer. . .
Was not disappointedHaving a little bit of lag that makes it so you bounce off a dodging marine (and essentially get 2-3 automatic misses) is incredibly bad
Getting a free 10 foot skulk bite after landing an initial blow or touching a marine is about…I only have a couple of complaints with the patch, but somehow none of them are listed in the OP?
It would be easy for me to list reasons why I disagree with each point, but I don't think that would be very constructive
What …in 250 problems and possible solutions for 251 Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013There's lots and lots to learn. . . just setup a sandbox game by starting your own server with a password
You can use cheats to instantly build things and test out various movement styles, lifeforms, and weapons
List of all c…in button for Umbra and Vortex Comment by MaximumSquid July 2013