Page 3 of 13 FirstFirst 12345 ... LastLast
Results 21 to 30 of 127

Thread: FAQ - Matchmaking

  1. #21
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2017
    Posts
    64
    Great post. Sadly SC will not answer a single question I'm guessing, since all they have said since before the first big MM update was essentially "we hear your concerns and will worry about it after the October update"

  2. #22
    Pro Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2015
    Posts
    514
    Quote Originally Posted by fifaworld2 View Post
    FAQ 17: Why can't supercell figure out how to properly weight offense and heroes after years of clan wars?

    Answer: noone knows
    i'm going to go with answer:
    they do what they do on purpose, for business decisions.
    buff/nerf cycles. etc..
    not sense of fairness or equality (unless at the time it happens to coincide)
    or...
    they are hopelessly incompetent.

    either way.. if you expect them to make the game how you want i,t instead of how it is, and adapt to it..
    you are typically just out o luck.
    that "maybe next month" turns into "maybe next year"

    i prefer to take matters into my own hands.
    there are plenty of successful clans that have different play styles / rosters / upgrades around here that do it.

  3. #23
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2017
    Posts
    357
    Quote Originally Posted by jobob145 View Post
    i'm going to go with answer:
    they do what they do on purpose, for business decisions.
    buff/nerf cycles. etc..
    not sense of fairness or equality (unless at the time it happens to coincide)
    or...
    they are hopelessly incompetent.

    either way.. if you expect them to make the game how you want i,t instead of how it is, and adapt to it..
    you are typically just out o luck.
    that "maybe next month" turns into "maybe next year"

    i prefer to take matters into my own hands.
    there are plenty of successful clans that have different play styles / rosters / upgrades around here that do it.
    Yea but when there is very little information out there about what is changing and what will change down the road, makes having a gameplan difficult. Clearly, skipping to th11 and maxing out bowlers and getting the warden doesn't seem to hurt anyone but beyond that...who knows? Are 0.5s the devil now or are they ok? Kind of tough to undo a near max th10 to convert to a minimax.

  4. #24
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2017
    Posts
    357
    Honestly, I'd just settle for consistency in what they say their goal is with matchmaking and the changes they make.

  5. #25
    Forum Elder TankSinatra's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Location
    California
    Posts
    2,652
    Added mention of smaller wars = bigger pool, generally better matching.
    Level 10 Adult War Clan METAMUCIL.
    And some of us are old enough that its not just a funny word...
    Metamucil keeps the red out of our logs. Small wars, lot of green.
    War Record - https://cocp.it/clan/82GJJV2J

  6. #26
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2017
    Posts
    81
    Another one for the FAQ.

    War weight is closely connected to the "war win bonus" (one star is enough) one receives in case of war victory: by a factor of 7.5. It is also the immediate loot one receives after three-starring a base in war. Example: 13600 Gold contained in any storage, 5 containers, war weight 68k, thus, war win bonus: 510k. In other words, CoC displays the bonus, the connection to defences is just an (well-grounded) assumption.
    Strategy co-leader of clan 40CW #2JRJCUJ0.
    Matchmaker solution, part 1 part 2
    How war matchmaking works - my take

  7. #27
    Forum Elder TankSinatra's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Location
    California
    Posts
    2,652
    Quote Originally Posted by urizano View Post
    Another one for the FAQ.

    War weight is closely connected to the "war win bonus" (one star is enough) one receives in case of war victory: by a factor of 7.5. It is also the immediate loot one receives after three-starring a base in war. Example: 13600 Gold contained in any storage, 5 containers, war weight 68k, thus, war win bonus: 510k. In other words, CoC displays the bonus, the connection to defences is just an (well-grounded) assumption.
    True but storage weight is an equivalent measure, and just as easy to check. Think I'll leave it alone rather than complicate things.
    Level 10 Adult War Clan METAMUCIL.
    And some of us are old enough that its not just a funny word...
    Metamucil keeps the red out of our logs. Small wars, lot of green.
    War Record - https://cocp.it/clan/82GJJV2J

  8. #28
    Forum Elder TankSinatra's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Location
    California
    Posts
    2,652
    Added weight of specific item/nonlinearity FAQ.
    Level 10 Adult War Clan METAMUCIL.
    And some of us are old enough that its not just a funny word...
    Metamucil keeps the red out of our logs. Small wars, lot of green.
    War Record - https://cocp.it/clan/82GJJV2J

  9. #29
    Forum Elder TankSinatra's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Location
    California
    Posts
    2,652
    Considering adding an intent-based definition of engineering. Really shouldn't be controversial at this point, yet it kinda is. What say ye?
    Level 10 Adult War Clan METAMUCIL.
    And some of us are old enough that its not just a funny word...
    Metamucil keeps the red out of our logs. Small wars, lot of green.
    War Record - https://cocp.it/clan/82GJJV2J

  10. #30
    Skrags's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2015
    Location
    221B Baker Street
    Posts
    5,555
    Quote Originally Posted by TankSinatra View Post
    Considering adding an intent-based definition of engineering. Really shouldn't be controversial at this point, yet it kinda is. What say ye?
    It's a very controversial area, as you know mate.
    Your 'A' typical knowledgeable Maxer (with a fully maxed base) is historically likely to follow an X.5 progression path at the beginning of his new TH journey before placing defences.
    Is he/she engineering? - I suppose so, by current definitions.
    Is he/she an engineer? - Not really, he's a maxer, so the 'longevity' of the intent is generally short lived.
    And yet there's an obvious contradiction here between 'engineering' and 'being an engineer'.

    ---

    That being said, I'd possibly suggest adding some facts, such as :-

    a) Engineering has always existed to some degree within Clan Wars
    b) Engineering has various forms, not just the mainstream offence prioritised 'lopsided' bases (you know the score better than I do) etc

    I do like the word 'Intent' within the engineering context, and certainly perma X.5s fit into that category, it's the short term offence over defence where controversy often looms etc

    Clan Name : SOUTH WEST 45, Clan Tag : #90LP2PL. Highest Win Streak 12!
    Clan Details : Established 2012! Adult, English speaking International Level 11 War Clan (twice a week). Recruitment Thread : https://forum.supercell.com/showthre...H8-s-to-TH11-s My spec: early TH11, 44/42/12

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •