1. New to the forums? Check out our Mentorship Program!
    Our mentors will answer your questions and help you become a part of the community!
  2. Welcome to Smogon Forums! Please take a minute to read the rules.

BW OU Suspect Testing Round 7 - Voter Identification

Discussion in 'BW OU' started by Iconic, Oct 28, 2012.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. BKC

    BKC
    is a Tutoris an official Team Rateris a Smogon IRC AOPis a Forum Moderatoris a Smogon Media Contributoris a Tiering Contributoris a Contributor to Smogonis Smogon Frontier's Castle Valetis a Past WCoP Winneris the Smogon Tour Season 16 Champion
    Moderator

    Joined:
    May 22, 2010
    Messages:
    3,535
  2. Kennen

    Kennen dont you worry child

    Joined:
    Oct 17, 2010
    Messages:
    916
    [​IMG]

    DeadBySunrise
  3. SJCrew

    SJCrew Believer, going on a journey...
    is a Tiering Contributoris a Battle Server Moderator Alumnus

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2008
    Messages:
    2,927
    Show Hide
    [​IMG]


    Yeah, whatever.
  4. Aldaron

    Aldaron All da lil birdies chirpin
    is a Tournament Directoris a Battle Server Administratoris a Smogon IRC SOPis a Tiering Contributoris a Contributor to Smogonis an Administrator
    OU and IRC Leader

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2007
    Messages:
    4,370
    I'm scondrig there.

    Some important comments...I was a bit concerned that for the most part (and I can't confirm without intensive statistical analysis obviously), it seemed like there wasn't a group of players that won at as high a consistency as I would like to see in a metagame. I personally define "good health" of a metagame as the ability of a metagame to produce a group of players that win at some high arbitrary percentage consistently (doesn't matter which players, as long as there is a significant enough group). Of all the metagames I've participated in, this version of BW2 OU (suspect) had the least high percentage consistency that I saw, which is a big concern for me (no, this doesn't mean I'm voting Kyurem-B uber. It is 100% OU atm).

    Some mostly insignificant comments...big ups to TheGreatMightyDoom and his Hippo + Stoutland team raping me 3 times. I know others said it wasn't very good but you wrecked me with it (mercilessly). Also big ups to yee (even though you said I sucked) and Mcmeghan for giving me enjoyable battles. Big ups to Double Dance Thundurus-T and max speed Tentacruel for raping Genesect and Deoxys-D teams.

    MAJOR slops to the metagame for not producing enough players winning at a high enough rate (for me), and major slops to all you skilled players using Deoxys-D + sweeper teams just to make reqs...you know you're all better than :P

    Genesect for suspect lgi
  5. Heist

    Heist
    is a Team Rater Alumnusis a Tiering Contributor Alumnusis a Past WCoP Winneris a SPL Winner

    Joined:
    Mar 27, 2009
    Messages:
    1,321
    Show Hide
    [​IMG]

    i apologise for some of the teams i used although i guess i should also apologise to myself because most of them were absolutely terrible. this wasnt much fun so i just tried to force the game on match-up every battle so i could autopilot through the test
  6. Vrille

    Vrille

    Joined:
    Aug 18, 2012
    Messages:
    29
  7. chimpact

    chimpact fire nation
    is an official Team Rateris a Tiering Contributor

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2006
    Messages:
    1,756
    reqs (open)
    [​IMG]

    Pherro
  8. Lord Moet II

    Lord Moet II
    is a Past WCoP Winner

    Joined:
    Nov 29, 2011
    Messages:
    219
    TOD (open)

    [​IMG]


    Can i just say this was one of the worst times ive had laddering in a long time.
  9. VN.

    VN. the birds pt. 1
    is a Team Rater Alumnus

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2011
    Messages:
    943
    Show Hide
    [​IMG]
    Kinda surprised I could get these, I was sorta rusty and only ever considered myself decent and that was with defense lol, sorry if I made any dumbass plays. some of these pkmn really need to go /tornadus


    I'm Zeitgeist in the screen
  10. PK Gaming

    PK Gaming Pursuing My True Self
    is a Site Staff Alumnusis a Forum Moderator Alumnusis a Community Contributor Alumnusis a Tiering Contributor Alumnusis a Contributor Alumnusis a Past SPL Winner

    Joined:
    Aug 18, 2009
    Messages:
    5,154
    and the award for the worst laddering experience of all time goes 2... (open)
    [​IMG][/url]


    2Pointless 2 care
  11. Dice

    Dice what's a god to a nonbeliever
    is a Tutoris a Tiering Contributoris a Contributor to Smogonis Smogon Frontier's Arcade Star

    Joined:
    Feb 24, 2012
    Messages:
    2,037
    [​IMG]

    chocolate pain
  12. The Immortal

    The Immortal Administrator of Showdown!
    is a Battle Server Administratoris a Programmeris a Forum Moderatoris a Tiering Contributor
    Moderator

    Joined:
    Sep 27, 2010
    Messages:
    1,464
  13. Ada

    Ada
    is a Tiering Contributor

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2011
    Messages:
    171
    We live in an uncertain world..

    #36 (open)

    [​IMG]
  14. Aqualouis

    Aqualouis ^ according to Reymedy, he drew a Groudon
    is a Contributor Alumnus

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2010
    Messages:
    933
    #45 Aegir
  15. peng

    peng

    Joined:
    May 21, 2009
    Messages:
    473
    [​IMG]
    top cat
    the most effectual top cat
  16. Bloo

    Bloo
    is a Tutoris a Tournament Directoris a member of the Site Staffis an official Team Rateris a Tiering Contributoris a Contributor to Smogonis an Administratoris Smogon Frontier's Pike Queenis a Past WCoP Winnerdefeated the Smogon Frontier
    Head TD

    Joined:
    Jan 20, 2009
    Messages:
    1,731
  17. doublenikesocks

    doublenikesocks

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2012
    Messages:
    185
  18. Lavos Spawn

    Lavos Spawn
    is a Tiering Contributor Alumnusis a Past WCoP Winner

    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2012
    Messages:
    2,905
    [​IMG]

    das me ^^^ (also pardon the awful picture quality, my computer is OLD)
  19. Iconic

    Iconic
    is a Tutor Alumnusis a Tournament Director Alumnusis a Site Staff Alumnusis a Team Rater Alumnusis a Super Moderator Alumnusis a Community Contributor Alumnusis a Smogon Media Contributor Alumnusis a Tiering Contributor Alumnusis a Contributor Alumnusis a Battle Server Moderator Alumnus

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2009
    Messages:
    1,888
    the round is ovaaaaaaaaaaaa

    i updated the OP with screenshots of the top of ladder. please confirm your alts if you haven't already (no need to do it twice!!!). i'll leave this open for about two days. special applications, as always, are still open until voting goes up

    also note that not all the accounts listed in the OP made requirements. you still need a glicko2 rating of 2000 or over and a deviation of 55 or under
  20. Stone RG

    Stone RG Megas are broke

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2012
    Messages:
    346
    Im Stoned RG
  21. Bloo

    Bloo
    is a Tutoris a Tournament Directoris a member of the Site Staffis an official Team Rateris a Tiering Contributoris a Contributor to Smogonis an Administratoris Smogon Frontier's Pike Queenis a Past WCoP Winnerdefeated the Smogon Frontier
    Head TD

    Joined:
    Jan 20, 2009
    Messages:
    1,731
    The voting thread is now up, so please go ahead and cast your votes!

    If anyone who qualified didn't identify in this thread, please PM me before the voting deadline so that I can give you voting access.
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Users Viewing Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 0)