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Roshkatul's Low Quality Guide: How to pick your mastermind roll

Discussion in 'Strategy Guides' started by Roshkatul, Jun 13, 2018.

  1. Roshkatul

    Roshkatul Member

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    Here's Roshkatul, top 10 in alpha, 2190+ peak rating season 1, currently top 10 in season 2, coming at you with a low quality, effortless guide, which may give you an idea for what to look for when picking a mastermind roll. This guide is aimed towards players who already have a fair amount of knowledge about the game, but fail to do well with mastermind. I may have omitted a few things, but the main idea is still there. This video will guide you through the thought process of picking a mastermind roll.

    There are various cuts through the video, mainly because of technical difficulties or because of my terrible English skills. I'm sorry if the sound quality is bad (I'm not really sorry, I did this in 30 mins using my phone, screw u).

     
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  2. Nacccho

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    Nice!
    Enjoyed the early banter.
     
  3. Roshkatul

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    Had more banter planned out, but it's hard with those english skills.. I'll get you next time, lforward.
     
  4. LForward

    LForward Community Manager Staff Member

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    Seems like I've always done it wrong...
     
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  5. Roshkatul

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    I can confirm, I'm skipping the first 2 minutes of your legion td2 videos :rolleyes:
     
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    Nice Video,

    I rly have sometimes big problems with the Picks and maybe it will be better now^^
     
  7. Jules

    Jules Developer Staff Member

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    Great video, Roshkatul. I agree this is geared more for players that already have a fair amount of game knowledge. Another idea for a video is a guide on how to pick Mastermind rolls, specifically for new/less experienced players. The basics would be:
    1. Pick a T1
    2. Diversity attack/defense types
    3. Pick a tank
    4. Pick fighters with synergies
    Explaining things like "I am taking Peewee because it's a T1 and because it has arcane defense, which is good against magic damage on waves 7 and 8" would be really helpful for less experienced players.
     
  8. jqob

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    I do it a little bit different. I first pick fighters to be good midgame (wave 12, 13, 14, 15), then I see If I can have something vs late game (18, 19). Never bother about waves 20, 21 cause I haven't reached them in weeks now (this can vary on the meta). Then after I have covered mid + late game, I see that I have a plan for early game (this comes from experience mostly, but I just try to cover waves 6-10, the earlier waves can be held with mostly anything if you have a good starting unit + t1)