This is the new trend, new hype! Let's accept this! I would sign up also if I understand this trick. Technically, if one can write a code or bot to occupy the most of the spots, then you basically control the majority of the prize pool.
I disagree. Even though I don't like the first-come-first-service concept, Nicov's logic is not solid. Indeed, the chance that all top players cannot check in is really low, just like what happened today, we would still see many top players get the spot. Of course, other top players would need...
No matter what, damage had been done.
Lessons should be learned for both admins and players.
Considering AOE is a relatively small gaming, it's ok.
I think the rule should be easy and clear. If you cannot understand it in 1-2 mins, that's a failure of the rule by design. The...
At this stage, I don't think Tempo wants to sign an entire team of AM. The way they did is just to sign one or two top players to see how it goes since it does not cost too much comparing signing the entire team. On the other hand, we don't know whether the other AM players had been informed...
If they are not allowed to communicate in chat during the game, how do they decide when to resign? It's easy for Viper & Tim since Tim probably will never resign first. Daut and Yo may have different opinions in this.
BTW, Tim's signature: G
1. Team Secret needs new blood that can create a real competive atmosphere;
2. slam not playing too much is a problem;
3. nili is not in the high level that can compete in the final stage;
4. Secret (Tyrant) had won too many titles in the past, lack motivation;
5. AM lost too...
The setting here actually pull up very intensive fights in Group A, however it may kill the underdog since you potentially (99% in this case) need to win your opponents in the same group TWICE in order to get into the FINAL.
There is no perfect solution. Let's see what will happen.