View Poll Results: Your faction

Voters
321. You may not vote on this poll
  • Vanu Sovereignty

    133 41.43%
  • New Conglomerate

    80 24.92%
  • Terra Republic

    108 33.64%
Page 51 of 73 FirstFirst ...
41
49
50
51
52
53
61
... LastLast
  1. #1001
    348 kills, 179 deaths and 464 cert points of total time played with K/D 1.944

    How much have you played and what do you have unlocked so far?

  2. #1002
    100 certs in about an hour today, got maybe 5 kills and 1 death total. Following that zerg and AFK while bases cap, fastest certs.

  3. #1003
    Moderator Remilia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Avatar: Momoko
    Posts
    14,155
    Quote Originally Posted by kaiz View Post
    348 kills, 179 deaths and 464 cert points of total time played with K/D 1.944

    How much have you played and what do you have unlocked so far?

    31 hours. O.o

    Unlocked proximity mine yesterday, and some attachments for my gun. Just going for suit and ability stuff now. (Offensive Infiltrator)

  4. #1004
    Herald of the Titans Yakobro's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    England
    Posts
    2,835
    Quote Originally Posted by Howard Moon View Post
    Check the sig for my setup. 8 gigs should be more than enough. I'm thinking maybe the beta drivers hurt more than they helped, might try reverting them.
    Don't think you should be having too many problems with that...
    Using a 2500k and a 560ti myself and only reach 40's in large fights :\
    Have you tried a completely clean video driver install (try the beta first?)

  5. #1005
    Nice, i spend my certs on weapons for my engineer with laser sights for a more close combat style, yet somehow i don't think a puny lightly armored engineer is supposed to be up yo face so i'm investing more into Heavy Asault and MAX. plus i got the mobile spawn point for the Sunderer and i'm quite suprised how much people actually spawn on it, it might buy back these 50 certs back some day.

  6. #1006
    Quote Originally Posted by kaiz View Post
    Nice, i spend my certs on weapons for my engineer with laser sights for a more close combat style, yet somehow i don't think a puny lightly armored engineer is supposed to be up yo face so i'm investing more into Heavy Asault and MAX. plus i got the mobile spawn point for the Sunderer and i'm quite suprised how much people actually spawn on it, it might buy back these 50 certs back some day.
    Sunderer spawn timers are half that of using a normal spawner. Even if you park in the middle of nowhere people will prefer to play 5 seconds earlier.

  7. #1007
    I'm downloading this atm, and am trying to decide between light assault and infiltrator. I'm rank 45 (~402 hours) in Tribes and am a pretty lethal sniper in that game, so how is sniping in PS2? Is it actually useful, or is it pretty much reserved for the xXDomN8UXx type? Again, coming from Tribes, the jetpack on the Light Assault looks good, but do they have any weapons other than iron sight autos?

  8. #1008
    Quote Originally Posted by kumduh View Post
    I'm downloading this atm, and am trying to decide between light assault and infiltrator. I'm rank 45 (~402 hours) in Tribes and am a pretty lethal sniper in that game, so how is sniping in PS2? Is it actually useful, or is it pretty much reserved for the xXDomN8UXx type? Again, coming from Tribes, the jetpack on the Light Assault looks good, but do they have any weapons other than iron sight autos?
    Snipers don't really exist in this game. Considering during assaults people can simply respawn in 5 seconds and walk right back up that hill, being a long range sniper is only really good for boosting your self esteem and cert farming. Infiltrators specialize in getting into exploitative positions. Some favorites are getting behind enemy lines and picking off engineers trying to repair vehicles and/or the drivers of the vehicles themselves so your team can destroy them, as well as getting into a corner and picking off medics trying to revive people. Not too surprisingly, infiltrators are at their best when infiltrating. I'd say hacking turrets, but, in a big assault they'll be destroyed in seconds anyway.

    Lights are good for being where no one is supposed to be, on top of roofs or jumping over walls. Of course, both of these roles can change dramatically if you're with an organized squad VS. a faction zerg. If you're just part of the PuG zerg your only real option for helping is heavy or medic.
    Last edited by Lysah; 2012-12-01 at 05:28 AM.

  9. #1009
    Moderator Remilia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Avatar: Momoko
    Posts
    14,155
    Quote Originally Posted by kumduh View Post
    I'm downloading this atm, and am trying to decide between light assault and infiltrator. I'm rank 45 (~402 hours) in Tribes and am a pretty lethal sniper in that game, so how is sniping in PS2? Is it actually useful, or is it pretty much reserved for the xXDomN8UXx type? Again, coming from Tribes, the jetpack on the Light Assault looks good, but do they have any weapons other than iron sight autos?
    Sniping has bullet travel speed, so it's not for everyone. It isn't the most useful thing, but it's nice for picking off certain people that are in the front line.
    Infiltrator are great for well, being a gigantic dick if done correctly.
    I well... infiltrate as an infiltrator with light rifle. It is glorious harassing a small tower with 20 people running around for ten minutes.

    Light assault is similar to infiltrator, except instead of being cloak and hack / sabotage. They're more on the lines of flank and kill.

    Like Lysah outlined, it changes depending on the group. I've had groups of 2-3 infiltrator (me included) just go through the base hacking the stuff and then the general zerg comes through and does what the zerg does. It is amusingly effective, but it is really dependent on the group.
    Infiltrators and light assault are great for sabotaging generators.
    In the end, just find out what you like.
    (heavy is boring :P).

  10. #1010
    Quote Originally Posted by Yakobo15 View Post
    Don't think you should be having too many problems with that...
    Using a 2500k and a 560ti myself and only reach 40's in large fights :\
    Have you tried a completely clean video driver install (try the beta first?)
    Will give that a try, thanks!
    My Gaming Setup | WoW Paladin (retired)

    "This is not a dress. This is a sacred robe of the ancient psychedelic monks."

  11. #1011
    Does anyone else game freeze at 98% in the loading screen?

  12. #1012
    The Lightbringer Istaril's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Scotland. Freedom and So on.
    Posts
    3,271
    Quote Originally Posted by AdrianCC100 View Post
    Does anyone else game freeze at 98% in the loading screen?
    Does it all the time, have a bit of patience, it generally isn't actually frozen, it just take forever to load those last 2%.

  13. #1013

    Planet Side 2 Question

    Are Cert points tied directly to experience gain? I kill a few people (get a total of 300-ish experience gain), and the gain 1 cert point. I capture a facility and gain 1000 xp and gain 4 cert points, etc etc. Is this how it works? I have that Station Cash currency and thinking about spending it on the bonus experience booster thing (but only if that gives me Certs). Thanks if anyone knows

  14. #1014
    The Lightbringer Istaril's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Scotland. Freedom and So on.
    Posts
    3,271
    Quote Originally Posted by Uncle Julian View Post
    Are Cert points tied directly to experience gain? I kill a few people (get a total of 300-ish experience gain), and the gain 1 cert point. I capture a facility and gain 1000 xp and gain 4 cert points, etc etc. Is this how it works? I have that Station Cash currency and thinking about spending it on the bonus experience booster thing (but only if that gives me Certs). Thanks if anyone knows
    You get 1 cert per 250 xp, but you also get certs for Weapon / Vehicle medals. Bronze medal gets 1, Silver gets 5, Gold gets 10.

  15. #1015
    How are medals earned? Is it per life or per gaming session, or a cumulative total like battlefield 3 end rankings with weapons?

  16. #1016
    The Lightbringer Istaril's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Scotland. Freedom and So on.
    Posts
    3,271
    Quote Originally Posted by Uncle Julian View Post
    How are medals earned? Is it per life or per gaming session, or a cumulative total like battlefield 3 end rankings with weapons?
    Getting a specific number of kills with a weapon or vehicle weapon earns you the medals. They're cumulative, 10 kills for bronze, 60 for silver, 150 for gold and 1000 for Auraxium, which gives you 100 cert points.

    Oh, and you also get one cert per hour, whether online or offline.

  17. #1017
    Ahhhh, very interesting thanks for all the info!

  18. #1018
    Doing well so far, really loving the game! Need an outfit though


  19. #1019
    The Lightbringer Istaril's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Scotland. Freedom and So on.
    Posts
    3,271
    Need an outfit though
    Same. I'm having difficulty finding any on Ceres. They all seem to be non-english speaking.

  20. #1020
    Quote Originally Posted by Istaril View Post
    Same. I'm having difficulty finding any on Ceres. They all seem to be non-english speaking.
    I'm on that server with the VS i ended up changing from TR to VS because the TR seemed very disorganized and unfocused.

Posting Permissions

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