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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby dhallmeyer on Sat Apr 06, 2013 11:42 pm

Well done guys!
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby Pvt. Stroker on Sun Apr 07, 2013 3:52 pm

I'm a Lieutenant now! I know I haven't been around here in a long time, but it was the strategy I learned at SoC that brought me here. Without this group, I would still be a Private. Thank you Society of Cooks!
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby wacicha on Sun Apr 07, 2013 4:58 pm

Pvt. Stroker, We may have to change your name "Lt. Stroker"
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby Three_Lions on Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:21 pm

I have managed to make it from cook to private 1st class using the advice given in here and watching SOC Training games unfold (watching how to end a game etc)
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby dhallmeyer on Wed Apr 17, 2013 2:05 pm

Well done!
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby Degenerate Saint on Fri Apr 19, 2013 4:22 am

Corporal, thanks to SoC training and specifically macbone and betiko. There is still much for me to learn, but I have benefitted IMMENSELY.

"Dude...that's not what I told you to do." -betiko (lol...classic.)

EDIT: I would be remiss in not referencing the strategy guides (the textbooks really) that really expand one's perception of what to consider when analyzing a map. The game becomes exponentially more engaging when you realize there is an awful lot more to it than initial placement and dice luck. :)


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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby dhallmeyer on Fri Apr 19, 2013 7:56 am

Well said. Keep it up.
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby XSwabbie on Mon Apr 29, 2013 11:59 am

I made LT this weekend, by winning a Battle Royal.
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby terrypen on Mon Apr 29, 2013 7:59 pm

I just went from Private 1st Class to Corporal 1st Class skipping Corporal. I got 170 points for one game that wasn't an SoC game!!

Terry

P.S. Oh yeah, I also got 4 awards at the same time!!! 8-)
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby wacicha on Mon Apr 29, 2013 10:44 pm

terrypen, Congrats
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby Bantam on Tue Apr 30, 2013 5:56 pm

Hi,
Bouncing around LT & Sgt 1st class - but over last few days have managed to solidify my ranking - now sat at 1792 - suddenly my pips are a realistic option...
Thanks to the SoC for the help and advice.

I still have along way to go - but the tips and advice has helped immensely.

Now confident to join in a few tournaments - and experiencing diferent maps - and the strong fundamentals of strategy are key - just adapt them slightly in different circumstances.
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby Bantam on Thu May 02, 2013 5:29 am

Hi,
I finally managed to get to Lt - after bouncing around and then got a run of good wins - where I think the focus on the strategy really helped keep me on-track - now I've moved to Capt

Thinking about these last few games - I've learn't to harness my initial thoughts, and just take that extra moment to review again whats in front of me. I've been surprised on what that second glance has suddenly crystallised.

I've still a long way to go and it's definitely a case of you never stop learning.
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby dhallmeyer on Thu May 02, 2013 12:23 pm

Great job. I see a sword coming soon.
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby Chenko21 on Fri May 10, 2013 7:29 am

Just received my Lieutenant rank... now to see how long I can hold it!!
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Re: POST your new rank Here

Postby currahee68 on Fri May 24, 2013 3:51 pm

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