If this is about the open classic, lierrry really did have plenty of opportunity to land and end the game.
If this is just about the principle of AoE2 and unlimited resources and instant army, then I think the only way is to remove the ferroria and things like Flemish revolution/First Crusade.
I want more hidden civ, free pick. The draft format is neat, but I'm getting sick of it. I wanna see players best civs on their best maps. Maybe one ban each.
Also each player should get two home maps where they actually get to use them. I found it really sad that the HC4 series between Hera...
It’s gotta be Leirry man. Clearly the best at the Empire Wars format. Dominated the 2v2 tourney with Hera. King of the Desert champ. Hera’s probably 2 for me right now. Runner up to nearly every tourney last year. And viper 3.
it’ll be a battle for who has the title at the end of the year, and...
1v1s is fine. I don’t ban any maps. But people just pick Arabia over and over.
In teams we’ll ban Arabia to try and play on some of the crazier maps like team moats. And I’m not kidding we will have people alt f4 8+ times on us in a row.
I wish the game at least kept us in a party so we aren’t...
I too think tourneys should be Bo3 with larger brackets instead. But keeping series longer means more money for the top players. And the top players pull most of the views. They must just think it’s better for the scene
I agree. They completely nerfed some of the most entertaining strategies to watch. And some of the most unique to play.
I don’t like that “annoying” strategies are being nerfed or taken away. They’re fun! And let’s face it. It’s age. Whenever you lose it’s annoying