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by Meat Puppet Panache
Sat Nov 10, 2007 11:10 pm
Forum: Help: Tactics and Playstyles
Topic: Mouse Vs. Keyboard
Replies: 274
Views: 122736

Always used keys. Habit from the old days of playing Oub and Empire on PLATO, I guess.

Just a few changes in the keymap:

q - fire
w - identify

Left middle finger on the Tab key for jumps, left index finger used for firing and identifying. Right hand on the arrow keys to navigate. Works for me.
by Meat Puppet Panache
Wed Jun 28, 2006 6:48 pm
Forum: Help: Tactics and Playstyles
Topic: Strategies versus wings players?
Replies: 17
Views: 7859

For example...

Just left mofo, where a player had rung up a 220-42 score by grabbing a WG flag every chance he got. I was 5-15 against him, and killed him just once (almost by accident) when he had WG. Of his 15 kills against me, a dozen were WG kills. I'm sorry, folks, but I think the WG flag has ruined the game....
by Meat Puppet Panache
Sat Jun 24, 2006 4:45 am
Forum: Help: Tactics and Playstyles
Topic: Strategies versus wings players?
Replies: 17
Views: 7859

Thanks for all the comments, folks. Even though I'm new to the forums, I've been playing the game (under a variety of handles) for a couple of years now. I learned to live with WG at secretplace (5355), but, as other posters have pointed out, the mofo WG parameters might be a little severe: unlimite...
by Meat Puppet Panache
Fri Jun 23, 2006 7:41 pm
Forum: Help: Tactics and Playstyles
Topic: Strategies versus wings players?
Replies: 17
Views: 7859

Strategies versus wings players?

Let me start off by saying that I think the addition of the WG flag has drastically altered the balance of play in BZF. For the worse. Skilled wings players, including those who have zero non-WG skills, can dominate games now more than some players did with the old-school camper flags like GM and L....