[ut2004] Cheating in UT2004

Andreas 'GlaDiaC' Schneider andreas.schneider at linux-gamers.net
Sun Aug 1 12:17:48 EDT 2004

It isn't easy to say that someone is cheating or not, but most you can 
see it on the movements. Or on how fast he can turn arround and kill you.

Rick B wrote:
>    UT2004 is the first video game I have ever really seriously played, 
> be it Linux or Windows, PC or console, online or offline. My question is 
> about cheating when you are playing online. How do you know when someone 
> is cheating or just a really good player? The other day I was playing 
> and I had one guy who, everytime he tried to kill me, was very quick and 
> fast, at a good distance, and every shot was right on target, this 
> happened many times and judging by his score I wasn't the only one he 
> was doing that to. And I was thinking to myself "there's no way this guy 
> can't be cheating, I mean, he can barely see me from there". Whereas, 
> last night I was playing and there was a guy (or girl) and it was just 
> plain obvious that that person was a very skilled player and his score 
> reflected that. I realize, that being a gaming newbie, I am going to run 
> up against some players that are totally "ungodly" in their gaming 
> skills. But how do you tell the really good player from the cheaters?
>                    Rick B 

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