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#241 Catalina Steiner

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 12:29 PM

Tier
Category: -

Classification system for player skill used by the MatchMaker. Sometimes compared to an experience bar in other games.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 21 July 2017 - 04:12 PM.


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Posted 11 July 2017 - 12:48 PM

Skill Tree
Category: -

An XP based system to level and costumize your 'Mech.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 21 July 2017 - 04:15 PM.


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Posted 11 July 2017 - 12:59 PM

MatchMaker
Category: -

The algorithm used to create QP matches.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 21 July 2017 - 04:17 PM.


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Posted 11 July 2017 - 01:12 PM

Quick Play / QP
Category: Gamemodes

A 12 vs 12 game mode in MWO in which teams are matched against opponents of equal skill.
You can join Solo-Queue or Group-Queue.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 25 July 2017 - 01:21 AM.


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Posted 11 July 2017 - 01:24 PM

Competitive Play
Category: Gamemodes

A 8vs8 game mode for competitive teams. The Elo system is used for ranking.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 25 July 2017 - 01:22 AM.


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Posted 11 July 2017 - 01:39 PM

Clan Wolf
Category: Lore

One of the Clans and a joinable faction.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 21 July 2017 - 05:29 PM.


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Posted 11 July 2017 - 01:57 PM

Clan Jade Falcon
Category: Lore

One of the Clans and a joinable faction.

In MWO parent faction of Clan Steel Viper.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 21 July 2017 - 05:53 PM.


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Posted 11 July 2017 - 02:07 PM

Clan Ghost Bear
Category: Lore

One of the Clans and a joinable faction.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 21 July 2017 - 05:29 PM.


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Posted 11 July 2017 - 02:17 PM

Clan Smoke Jaguar
Category: Lore

One of the Clans and a joinable faction.

In MWO parent faction of Clan Nova Cat.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 21 July 2017 - 05:53 PM.


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 12:29 AM

Clan Steel Viper
Category: Lore

One of the Clans and a joinable faction.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 21 July 2017 - 05:29 PM.


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 08:53 AM

Clan Nova Cat
Category: Lore

One of the Clans and a joinable faction.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 21 July 2017 - 05:30 PM.


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 01:42 PM

Smurfy
Category: EXTERNAL SOURCE

A player made browser based MechLab. While you are not able to import

External Link in the spoiler

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 21 July 2017 - 06:49 PM.


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 01:53 PM

External Source

These posts contain external links. Use them at your own risk.

Smurfy

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Posted 12 July 2017 - 02:11 PM

Gamemodes

There are two types of game modes. The first one is dependant on the formation of the group:
Competitive Play
Faction Play
Quick Play
The second is about the ruleset used for the specific mode:
Assault
Conquest
Counter-Attack
Domination
Escort
Incursion
Invasion
Scouting
Skirmish

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 25 July 2017 - 01:18 AM.


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 02:34 PM

Skirmish
Category: Gamemodes

A game mode in which your goal is to destroy the opposing force.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 25 July 2017 - 01:24 AM.


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 02:44 PM

Assault
Category: Gamemodes

A gamemode where your goal is to either destroy the opposing forces or cap their field base.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 25 July 2017 - 01:26 AM.


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 03:16 PM

Conquest
Category: Gamemodes

A gamemode where your goal is to capture ressource points.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 25 July 2017 - 01:27 AM.


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Posted 12 July 2017 - 03:23 PM

Domination
Category: Gamemodes

A king of the hill gamemode where your goal is get down a timer by being in a specific place without opponents present.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 25 July 2017 - 01:29 AM.


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Posted 13 July 2017 - 01:18 AM

Escort
Category: Gamemodes

A gamemode where your goal is either to escort a VIP or kill him.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 25 July 2017 - 01:31 AM.


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Posted 13 July 2017 - 03:32 AM

Invasion
Category: Gamemodes

A Faction Play game mode, where one team tries to destroy generators while the other team defends them.

Edited by Ibrandul Mike, 25 July 2017 - 01:55 AM.






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