Other than being bad, why is it that I never win one on one against another

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User Info: You__Know__Who

You__Know__Who
4 years ago#1
player, even when I shoot him first and never miss...and we're both using the DMR.

Like everytime. It's at the point where I don't even fight back anymore if someone gets close to me.
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User Info: Spoke_Wrecker

Spoke_Wrecker
4 years ago#2
I don't even fight back anymore if someone gets close to me.


Wait, what?

I don't even fight back anymore if someone gets close to me.


o.O'

I don't even fight back anymore if someone gets close to me.


...

I don't think 'bad' was the right word to use.

Seriously though, aim for the head and learn to ducknstrafe. Lrn2Halo.
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User Info: You__Know__Who

You__Know__Who
4 years ago#3
I was mostly kidding, but I have started trying to just shy away from close range combat.

And I always aim for the head. I probably just don't hit it.


Still always pull out a solid KDR though.
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User Info: Demigod_Elessar

Demigod_Elessar
4 years ago#4
It happens to me sometimes that if I'm going one-on-one with someone, where we both have DMR's, and I even shoot first, connecting every shot to the head, but I'll still die.

The rare instance of that happening I will go into Theater and watch the encounter again, on both sides. It usually confirms that I got off the first shot, connecting the head shots; where he shoots after, mixing head and body shots, yet I'm the one that drops dead.

I have no explanation for it, except maybe lag, but I never have lag problems in my games. So I just think the game occasionally brain farts.
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User Info: SunDevil77

SunDevil77
4 years ago#5
You__Know__Who posted...
I was mostly kidding, but I have started trying to just shy away from close range combat.

And I always aim for the head. I probably just don't hit it.


Still always pull out a solid KDR though.


Do you feel like you lose control a little bit when you get in close one-on-one encounters?

I know a couple of my buddies get a little over zealous when they're in close combat and lose their aim.
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User Info: bd0g5

bd0g5
4 years ago#6
Have you tried strafing? might help a bit
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User Info: Dville_Weezy

Dville_Weezy
4 years ago#7
You're doing the right thing though in playing to your strengths- I don't have problems at medium-long range, but I always get the short end of the stick on long range/BTB range encounters with DMR/Lightrifle battles. CQC is definitely my strongest suit by far, so I try to close the gap some where if I can't use a suppressor *snicker*, I can get the kill with the carbine. It's important to practice your weaker areas though so you get better. My BR/DMR used to absolutely suck, I had a far better time using carbine and magnums, now it's decent where I can go better than 1-1 consistently.

From a CQC player, the biggest thing is gonna be landing that first shot and making it where they don't have a good angle to hose you- DMR at close range is like getting caught with your pants down if you miss that first shot. Doubly so if you're in the middle of an open hall with no cover/escape.

User Info: sonofkorol

sonofkorol
4 years ago#8
I'm the opposite. I'm great close range, then get merc'd long range because everyone who plays this game is better than me with a DMR :P
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User Info: Killean_Nuggets

Killean_Nuggets
4 years ago#9
From: sonofkorol | #008
I'm the opposite. I'm great close range, then get merc'd long range because everyone who plays this game is better than me with a DMR :P


Believe me, you are pretty awful at everything in this game.
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User Info: You__Know__Who

You__Know__Who
4 years ago#10
Anyone wanna get a team together for some Slayer? Bored. =/
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