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win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 14:33:00

win against me 5 times in a row
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and i will buy you a clan.


people who try this challenge :

Ⓖ. Ⓐrun 0-1
Panda 1-1
Green 0-1

Edited 8/14/2014 11:43:27
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 14:33:57


ps 
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sure, what template?
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 14:35:13

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then one that is used in ladder
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 15:14:38


Green 
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If you're a top player, it's going to take a large amount of challenges. Because even players that are better than you are going to lose on luck sometimes - it is for this reason that you see brilliant players losing to mediocre players quite frequently.

A wise player once said that you can never exceed a 65-70% win rate against good players.

Lets say you're a good player, and even if someone wins against you 70% of the time. The chance of them beating you 5 times in a row is 0.7^5=0.16807~17%
So according to my really rusty stats they'd need to challenge you about 6 times to expect a win. (It's a geometric distribution right?)

Edited 8/12/2014 15:27:41
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 15:18:11


ChrisCMU 
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Plus there is no guarantee this person would follow through anyway, especially without using their real identity.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 15:21:35

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i am good player and i give garantee using my word.
i make this challenge becaus i think can not player win against me 5 times in a row.

i can give my word to the fizzer who created this game he can see who is my real identity.
i prosmise i pay if i lose
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 15:23:42


Green 
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Would you allow someone to challenge you 6 times in a row? Or are we going to have to find 6 players who are a lot better than you? The chances are one of them will beat you (but they might not..)

Also are you using bad grammar to hide your identity, or is English not your first language?

Edited 8/12/2014 15:26:59
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 15:27:39

win against me 5 times in a row
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win 6 times in row is more difficult then win 5 times
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 15:29:12


Green 
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I'm talking about playing 6 lots of 5-game-series. If the player usually beats you 70% of the time, they'd have to play 6 lots of 5-game-series to expect a payout.
Since they chance they'd a 17% chance to win 5 games in a row.

Edited 8/12/2014 15:30:07
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 15:29:30

win against me 5 times in a row
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no english is not my first language.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 15:30:29


Green 
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Ohh ok, that's fair enough.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 16:16:04


ps 
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how about the greece template that is used on the realtime ladder then?
please setup up the first game :) wouldn't mind having my own clan, it's hip, and always an endless source of drama ^_^
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 16:37:01


Ⓖ. Ⓐrun 
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Strat 1v1? Sure I'll try for a laugh.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 17:48:45

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win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 18:08:31


Warlight God
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If you are really that good then you should make it win against you 3 times in a row....if you think about it if someone beats you 3 times it shows that the person is already better than you..so 5 times is just too much and with the luck involves even supreme players will lose. But nonetheless i like your idea and do you mind posting the challenge games that you get?
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 18:10:48


his balls. 
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I'll play. Stray 1v1. No chance obviously but something to play for.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 18:17:16

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2th player i win. win 1 lose 1

http://warlight.net/MultiPlayer?GameID=6799288
http://warlight.net/MultiPlayer?GameID=6799634
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 18:36:40


Richard Sharpe 
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The real question is whether you are good enough to beat them all 5 times straight. That is clearly not the case for Panda and I doubt it would even be true for Arun.

But hey, it's always easy to prove your supremacy by stacking the deck in your favor. I mean, obviously you are the superior player if you can accomplish something that is statistically 97% likely...
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 18:46:38

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you say without logic. when it is so easy not lose why you not do this?

players can not lose. only i can lose. so you say not logical things. i play many player i can beat more then 5 times in a row.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 18:52:04


Tac(ky)tical
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I would like to try. I know I won't win, but I'd like to play against a good player.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 18:52:04


Tac(ky)tical
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I would like to try. I know I won't win, but I'd like to play against a good player.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 18:58:55


Richard Sharpe 
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Win, if you played another player with the same skill level as you then you would only have a 3% (1 in 32) chance of losing 5 consecutive games.

In other words, your challenge is complete crap and constructed to favor you to the extreme.

A truly excellent player would base the wager on the opponent's ability to beat them ONCE in FIVE tries, not FIVE in FIVE.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 19:06:08

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ahaha i never say i am best player. i say i am good player. so where arr you truly excellent player make this challenge?
no one make this challenge i only make this challenge. and you come here say this things and to insult me.

also, you logic say that this truly excellent player can come and beat me. because is truly excellent can beat me FIVE in FIVE. but here they not even have risk only i have risk. so why you insult me angryman?
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 19:10:44


Richard Sharpe 
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I can't even make enough sense of that to reply. Just gibberish.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 19:21:50

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for you i make this challenge win 3 times in row. you think you can do this? what have you calculate is chance for you ?
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 19:34:21

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also you say i have 1 in 32 chance to lose. so i say now I play 32 players. you say then i lose. how is challenge crap?
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 19:34:42

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and sorry for bad english.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 19:46:44


Richard Sharpe 
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Why would I take on a challenge where I could win 2 of 3 games and still lose? That makes no sense.

Your challenge is not an actual challenge but one heavily weighted in your favor. A true challenge would be guaranteeing that you could win 5 straight against any opponent, or at least 4 of 5. Then I would give you some credit.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 19:53:25


Green 
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Richard, I think you've misinterpreted his challenge. I don't think he's doing it to prove that he's better - or even a good player. I think it's more like marc's tower challenge a few months ago.

I think he's providing a tool for challenging yourself, much like the single player levels or a 2v1 game. Although, since (even if you're better) the losses may only be luck, it's not a very good challenge.
win against me 5 times in a row: 8/12/2014 19:58:44


Ace Windu 
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Richard, what the hell? Why does it matter if it's in his favour? He just says, "if any of you can beat me 5 times in a row I'll buy you a clan."

He is the only one with anything to lose i.e. the cost of a clan. The challenge is for, get this, the challenger. It's supposed to be difficult to win the clan.
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