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slimeyava

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PostedJan 31, 2013 11:39 am   Last edited by slimeyava on Feb 14, 2013 1:52 pm. Edited 6 times in total

[Inspirational Guide] How to become a Competitive Player

By Ghosterhax
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4MYCMI0HY7s

This video covers the steps you need to take, and the resources to do so are listed below. Becoming a competitive player ultimately comes down to your determination and drive more than anything, but determination isn't enough. The resouces below will help with the rest.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EnF6qle2MRg

Episode 2 explains common mistakes even top competitive players make and goes over some tactical ideas.

Hardware fixes:

CPL mousefix: http://www.sk-gaming.com/file/3504-CPL_Mouse_Fix

Game booster: http://www.iobit.com/gamebooster.html

Remember to update your graphics card and monitor drivers. Make sure you right click desktop> change resolution>advanced settings and make the hertz as high as possible. Lowering resolution may help.

Text FPS guides:

Basics: http://afirstpersonshooter.tripod.com/

Mindframe: http://gamedrone.net/2009/09/21/10-tips-for-becoming-a-better-fps-player/

Art of war: http://www.readbookonline.net/title/5124/

Intro to E-Sports: http://www.progamingtours.net/index.php?/Professional-Gaming-Guides/why-become-a-pro-gamer.html

AVA text guides:

Grenade spots: http://www.aeriagames.com/forums/en/viewtopic.php?t=1821521

Old grenade spot guide: http://www.aeriagames.com/forums/en/viewtopic.php?t=1541019

Armor/Items guide: http://www.aeriagames.com/forums/en/viewtopic.php?t=1617435

Competitive weapon guide: http://www.aeriagames.com/forums/en/viewtopic.php?p=15381465#15381465

Demolition tips: http://www.aeriagames.com/forums/en/viewtopic.php?t=1554247

AVA video guides:

Gamesense/Strats guides: http://www.aeriagames.com/forums/en/viewtopic.php?t=1553513

OneDink para guide: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTIjWPPsFbY

Dualsight NRF guide: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=csF6pUU1Rb8

Dualsight EU guide: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFt_Vnk4eg0

Blackscent EU guide: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_VcMLPdWsE

AVA competitive matches:

Iesf prelims defkon vs DTH: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fg3YpZysypM

Pro invitational defkon vs Loaded: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yN7qShDTHuQ

Iesf semi-finals hausen vs. alien: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y1FGUXv0bck

Defkon vs Caprice AIC qualifer 2013: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SojPkrbsrow

Crackheads vs Caprice AIC qualifer finals: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I2maCqV9q3w

E-Sport FPS matches:

Counter strike IEM 2012 finals SK vs Navi: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mMVk1YubLO0

Quake live Cooller vs Rapha grand finals: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFDza830p3I

Counter strike IEM finals fnatic vs. mouseesports: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YuALZm8OkCc

Low Land Lions vs. Chaos: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZU8iAT1LmU

Low Land Lions vs. Cracked: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wHeEtjqGNxU

Fnatic vs. Again WGC final 2009: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AaUSjLtG4aM

Inspirational E-Sports FPS documentaries:

Frag the movie: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PBncjnPP-ts

Life of carn episode 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zk4Ei7OXX6A

Complexity Armageddon: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wq8CeW6ruq4

Complexity Redemption: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XCN4HXZNU7M

SK: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxXn9pUYbac

Team 3D: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_C8qqUo9b0

Liquid Rising: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_R2Ep6L5gIA

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BsvuFrPqg6U

Inspirational E-Sports quickies:

Fnatic: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9GIC_CLqG68

Emotions: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ypmNWXJc-dY

COD4 Mazadox: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d5poTvpiM-Q

CSS Annihilation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fjJVICV9YwA

E-Sports.... ITS OUR LIFE: http://youtube.com/watch?v=QxlKw9YuCTc

You're training for that moment: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9r3A8d4rLAA

The rise of E-Sports: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GpO76SkpaWQ
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ZiggyIsGrape

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PostedJan 31, 2013 11:44 am
Very nice, I'm sure this will give alot of insight on becoming competitive Razz

I've surely had alot more fun playing as a team in scrims than getting hackusated and flamed in pubs

WoIfff

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PostedJan 31, 2013 11:46 am
Why do you reffer to IeSF matches from 2011?

I think you should reffer to the latest one, so AIC 2013 Qualifiers.

Wayzata

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PostedJan 31, 2013 11:59 am
WoIfff wrote:
Why do you reffer to IeSF matches from 2011?

I think you should reffer to the latest one, so AIC 2013 Qualifiers.  

Does it matter?
lol, it's still two teams playing each other.

spacefire11

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PostedJan 31, 2013 12:01 pm
Play esl= competitive that what most player think and that they're awesome becuse playing in esl, they harassed me lmao becuse they play in esl and i don't

aeriaiskool

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PostedJan 31, 2013 12:06 pm

hmmm

Hm
This seems like your way to be a competitive player..EveryTeam Plays Different, but nice work anyways.

Raaa_

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PostedJan 31, 2013 12:08 pm
spacefire11 wrote:
Play esl= competitive that what most player think and that they're awesome becuse playing in esl, they harassed me lmao becuse they play in esl and i don't  


They don't even play for cash in ESL,they have nothing to brag about.

RamsoPanzeR

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PostedJan 31, 2013 12:14 pm
You forgot the most important point:

Hav no life

Troller Roller: 1 2 3

WoIfff

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PostedJan 31, 2013 12:15 pm
Wayzata wrote:
WoIfff wrote:
Why do you reffer to IeSF matches from 2011?

I think you should reffer to the latest one, so AIC 2013 Qualifiers.  

Does it matter?
lol, it's still two teams playing each other.  


Of course it matter. Why some one who wants to become comp player should watch games from 2011 when in 2013 everything (almost) is diff?

Sasami_san

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PostedJan 31, 2013 12:34 pm
So where is that "crack" moment? I see only wall of text and links. :C

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