- - EDITION 7: JUNE 25, 2017 - -
Table of Contents:
Section 1: atWar News
Section 2: Influential Players List
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There has been speculations that Amok, the main developer of this game, has 'given up' on atWar. This was brought to light by a post made by Critical (Chicken Man). Sir Hellykin then explains to the community in the comments of the current situation regarding Amok and atWar: basically that Amok has no time to continuing developing for atWar currently, and that Ivan is learning HTML5 to continue where Amok has left off. Ivan is also working with Pulse (a moderator) to fix some of the code.
The following screenshots have been provided by Sir Hellykin. They contain Ivan's responses to Amok and atWar's current situation:
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A few days ago Mauzer Panteri made a post accusing popular duellist Yellow Rose of using third party programmes to cheat during game play. He explains how in a clan war he experienced some shady rolls against Yellow Rose, who simply responded to the unusual rolls 'I'm using Lucky Bastard'. In the comments on the post many players came out saying they also experienced strange rolls when playing Yellow Rose and have also suspected him of using foul play. Yellow Rose himself responded to these accusations saying that he uses Lucky Bastard a lot and that no one ever complained when he experienced bad rolls against other players as well. He then provided video evidence of his recent games to show he doesn't use any sort of third party programmes whilst playing. The post has since been moved to the moderator forum for the moderators for investigate. The truth is as clear as mud.
Influential Players List
Cytuj:Undoubtedly the most successful map maker in AtWar with maps like "Battle For Middle Earth"
Cytuj:Helping balancing strategies and creating popular/insightful threads such as the AtWar Record Book. He also made what is believed to be the closest thing to an alternative competitive map "Dreamworld".
Cytuj:Creator of the map "True World War II" which was the most popular map in the early days of Afterwind and paved the way for most future WWII maps to follow.
Cytuj:Training many of the top competitive players, balancing strategies and making guides, Cthulhu's opinion carries a lot of weight in the community.
Cytuj:Between making guides, training players and balancing strategies Lao is easily one of the most influential and opinionated personalities in the game.
Cytuj:Created the supporter group and led it head first into many difficult challenges like advertising the game to other websites, as well as setting standards for the group.
Cytuj:Easily of the most skilled players in the game, Clovis helped create the popular Atwar Calculator and numerous posts/threads regarding strategy. Also leading a coalition with more individual skill than any other before it.
Cytuj:Single-handedly bringing in more than 5000+ players into the game through his popular youtube videos, Vlad has brought in more people to the game than anyone else.
Cytuj:Training a colossal amount of players, helping to change policy, reporting bugs, and making many reasonable suggestions, Hdrakon is the farthest reaching player in the game.
Cytuj:Possibly the most skilled player in AtWar at his prime, he was kind and influential with making guides to share his knowledge, training players, and helping balance strategies. He is a perfect example of a model player in atWar.
DISCLAIMER: The list was created based on personal opinions and NOT statistics, feel free to organize it in your own way with the descriptions of each contributor provided.
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