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Suspicious OOS and Aztec Smurfs

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So anyone that actually plays qs lately has probably noticed an uptick of <50 game smurfs that only play aztec and only do the staryu build (age w/WH, mayan allies, 700w, units, units, units).

I played another one of them today and the game suspiciously OOS'd while they were losing their last units and the game.

Normally I wouldn't make much of it. But I think it may fit into who the hell is making all of these aztec accounts.

After 3 minutes of sorting aoe3explorer by win rate I've identified no less than eight different <60 game accounts with ~80%+ win rate that only play aztec, many which I've played, and only do the staryu build:

https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17379526?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17440881?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17412981?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17610060?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17545151?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17485341?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17337602?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17360731?mode=1vs1

There's no way anyone could have 5 musks mid map at 6 mins there are this many unique players all deciding to make smurfs and do the same build every single game all plateauing at the same Elo. There's also no way anyone is legitimately paying $20/pop to play staryu build vs basically bots. There's also no way anyone decent enjoys making a new account any time they get to an Elo they have to play people with thumbs eight different times, but here we are.

Basically I think this is one person who gets a kind of pleasure or validation by always winning by always making new accounts, and if they can do that without paying I'm assuming they're a haker who can OOS.

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callentournies wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 00:37
So anyone that actually plays qs lately has probably noticed an uptick of <50 game smurfs that only play aztec and only do the staryu build (age w/WH, mayan allies, 700w, units, units, units).

I played another one of them today and the game suspiciously OOS'd while they were losing their last units and the game.

Normally I wouldn't make much of it. But I think it may fit into who the hell is making all of these aztec accounts.

After 3 minutes of sorting aoe3explorer by win rate I've identified no less than eight different <60 game accounts with ~80%+ win rate that only play aztec, many which I've played, and only do the staryu build:

https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17379526?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17440881?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17412981?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17610060?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17545151?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17485341?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17337602?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17360731?mode=1vs1

There's no way anyone could have 5 musks mid map at 6 mins there are this many unique players all deciding to make smurfs and do the same build every single game all plateauing at the same Elo. There's also no way anyone is legitimately paying $20/pop to play staryu build vs basically bots. There's also no way anyone decent enjoys making a new account any time they get to an Elo they have to play people with thumbs eight different times, but here we are.

Basically I think this is one person who gets a kind of pleasure or validation by always winning by always making new accounts, and if they can do that without paying I'm assuming they're a haker who can OOS.

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Or there aren't enough players and Microsoft decided to add some bots to the quicksearch.
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Re: Suspicious OOS and Aztec Smurfs

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bobabu wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 10:30
callentournies wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 00:37
So anyone that actually plays qs lately has probably noticed an uptick of <50 game smurfs that only play aztec and only do the staryu build (age w/WH, mayan allies, 700w, units, units, units).

I played another one of them today and the game suspiciously OOS'd while they were losing their last units and the game.

Normally I wouldn't make much of it. But I think it may fit into who the hell is making all of these aztec accounts.

After 3 minutes of sorting aoe3explorer by win rate I've identified no less than eight different <60 game accounts with ~80%+ win rate that only play aztec, many which I've played, and only do the staryu build:

https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17379526?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17440881?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17412981?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17610060?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17545151?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17485341?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17337602?mode=1vs1
https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17360731?mode=1vs1

There's no way anyone could have 5 musks mid map at 6 mins there are this many unique players all deciding to make smurfs and do the same build every single game all plateauing at the same Elo. There's also no way anyone is legitimately paying $20/pop to play staryu build vs basically bots. There's also no way anyone decent enjoys making a new account any time they get to an Elo they have to play people with thumbs eight different times, but here we are.

Basically I think this is one person who gets a kind of pleasure or validation by always winning by always making new accounts, and if they can do that without paying I'm assuming they're a haker who can OOS.

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Or there aren't enough players and Microsoft decided to add some bots to the quicksearch.
The player APRIL might not be a person, but a bot.
Also someone who participated in the tournament may not actually be a human, but a program developed by Microsoft. XD
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Re: Suspicious OOS and Aztec Smurfs

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Cool find. I've faced at least two of these accounts. Interesting how this person is getting accounts for free (or spending $100+ on accounts?)
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To be fair, keys are around $5 on reseller sites at the moment. So if you really wanted to you could drop $25 on five accounts, which is a lot less excessive.
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must be osteoblast ngl
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Aykin Haraka wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 13:39
must be osteoblast ngl
Im ' not even playing aztek
guess u just bad as f****
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It's Moesbar. He cashed out bigly when bitcoin peaked and he's now buying and discarding AOE accounts to feel what being rich is like
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mirmydon wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 16:26
Aykin Haraka wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 13:39
must be osteoblast ngl
Im ' not even playing aztek
guess u just bad as f****
bahaha why u mad bro
I mean I don't even play anymore what's the point of saying u just bad as fuck kekS
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Or there aren't enough players and Microsoft decided to add some bots to the quicksearch.
It would be pretty interesting to see how covert bots would do at different levels on the ladder. Is the technology there to make bots that could hover at 1000 elo, 1500 elo, 2000 elo? What’s the upper limit and would it be obvious it’s a bot?
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I'm not convinced this is the best Aztec rush
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Aykin Haraka wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 18:11
mirmydon wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 16:26
Aykin Haraka wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 13:39
must be osteoblast ngl
Im ' not even playing aztek
guess u just bad as f****
bahaha why u mad bro
I mean I don't even play anymore what's the point of saying u just bad as fuck kekS
saying shit is all u can do
btw we all know who gonna wash my WC
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mirmydon wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 19:11
Aykin Haraka wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 18:11
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bahaha why u mad bro
I mean I don't even play anymore what's the point of saying u just bad as fuck kekS
saying shit is all u can do
btw we all know who gonna wash my WC
after this exchange i assume that your mom cleans your washroom...
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harcha wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 19:32
mirmydon wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 19:11
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saying shit is all u can do
btw we all know who gonna wash my WC
after this exchange i assume that your mom cleans your washroom...
his answers are kinda sus
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I read that as wash my warchief
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Mr_Bramboy wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 11:12
To be fair, keys are around $5 on reseller sites at the moment. So if you really wanted to you could drop $25 on five accounts, which is a lot less excessive.
I remember a guy back in the day that was number 1 on the leaderboards on cod 5. He bought 12 playstations and 12 copies of the game just so he could fill ranked lobbies by himself and get thousands of kills. So spending even $100 really is nothing.
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Scylla-x wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 22:17
Mr_Bramboy wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 11:12
To be fair, keys are around $5 on reseller sites at the moment. So if you really wanted to you could drop $25 on five accounts, which is a lot less excessive.
I remember a guy back in the day that was number 1 on the leaderboards on cod 5. He bought 12 playstations and 12 copies of the game just so he could fill ranked lobbies by himself and get thousands of kills. So spending even $100 really is nothing.
That's quite a lot of dedication - I wonder how many TVs/monitors he had or if he just did a lot of cable swapping
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harcha wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 19:32
mirmydon wrote:
11 Nov 2023, 19:11
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saying shit is all u can do
btw we all know who gonna wash my WC
after this exchange i assume that your mom cleans your washroom...
why whould mummy wash it while i can give some work for people with low brain like you?
Empathy.
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you had 3 days to come up with a smartass response and thats the best you can do?
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i'm so confused
POC wrote:Also I most likely know a whole lot more than you.
POC wrote:Also as an objective third party, and near 100% accuracy of giving correct information, I would say my opinions are more reliable than yours.
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Aztec is SO OP that had every patches nerf, even fresh knows to use them for ranking.
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Post by andrewgs »

https://www.aoe3explorer.com/player/17610060?mode=1vs1

that one is now playing the japan port cons/kami/toshugu build. what makes a person go from doing that aztec timing repeatedly to japan?

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