My Pet Collection
You've collected 0 pets
Log in to track your collection

Just met a Cheater

Discuss pet battles, strategy and theorycrafting.
User avatar
Trystan
Top Rater
 
Posts: 12
Joined: May 8th, 2009
Pet Score: 3662
Realm: Die Silberne Hand-EU

Just met a Cheater

Postby Trystan » June 9th, 2013, 6:21 pm

I just played a PvP Pet Battle against a cheater and lost. . He could hit my pet three times in a row with hits around 1400 damage without me being able to do anything. I switched to next pet. Again three hits with 1400 damage each.

I reported him in a ticket.

Did anyone of you encountered such a thing yet? :shock:

User avatar
Luciandk
 
Posts: 1293
Joined: February 12th, 2012
Pet Score: 3576
Realm: Argent Dawn-EU

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Luciandk » June 9th, 2013, 6:23 pm

Did you pay notice to what pets he used?

User avatar
Trystan
Top Rater
 
Posts: 12
Joined: May 8th, 2009
Pet Score: 3662
Realm: Die Silberne Hand-EU

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Trystan » June 9th, 2013, 6:27 pm

Yes, he had three Kun-Lai Guys. Do not know how they are called in English.

User avatar
Bignasty
Top Rater
 
Posts: 46
Joined: July 9th, 2011
Pet Score: 4767
Realm: Emerald Dream-US

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Bignasty » June 9th, 2013, 10:18 pm

I think this is one of those negatives of not knowing who you are fighting , unless we all name our pets after our toons..

User avatar
Dash
 
Posts: 138
Joined: November 9th, 2012
Pet Score: 0
BattleTag®: mab#2803
Realm: -

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Dash » June 10th, 2013, 1:52 am

It does seem like a lot but if you face your nemesis pet, and with buffs, debuffs, weather effects and a bit of luck (on his part), you can see those numbers. I'm curious to know more about your team, and even more curious as how you could possibly cheat in pet battles.

User avatar
Elmarc
Top Rater
 
Posts: 56
Joined: November 22nd, 2010
Pet Score: 4423
BattleTag®: Elmarc#2151
Realm: Azjol-Nerub-EU

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Elmarc » June 10th, 2013, 2:16 am

Dash wrote:It does seem like a lot but if you face your nemesis pet, and with buffs, debuffs, weather effects and a bit of luck (on his part), you can see those numbers. I'm curious to know more about your team, and even more curious as how you could possibly cheat in pet battles.


I heard about this cheating before with exactly 1400 damage. Gladly I never encountered it myself. It's highly unlucky within a normal battle to hit the exact same amount several (4 times, at least, for the OP) times in a row. Also, if it is a team with 3 times Kun-Lai Runt, it's highly unlikely to hit over 1k with just one single hit.

It is good you reported him! But it is making things hard as you are not able to see the name and thus cannot report his/her specific account and you just have to hope the blizzard rep will take the effort of finding the right battle / person etc. I just hope blizz finds a solution to this.

Ishildur
 
Posts: 138
Joined: March 11th, 2013
Pet Score: 4812
Realm: Uldum-US

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Ishildur » June 10th, 2013, 4:30 am

Hopefully if this is a cheat the fact that it's hitting exactly 1400 damage multiple times in a row (which really is amazingly suspicious, and this isn't the first instance of exactly that that I've heard of) will make it easier for Blizzard to track down the people doing it. They should be able to go through their logs and narrow down people who keep doing that exact damage in pet battles over and over again.

User avatar
Dash
 
Posts: 138
Joined: November 9th, 2012
Pet Score: 0
BattleTag®: mab#2803
Realm: -

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Dash » June 10th, 2013, 8:51 am

Damn, I didn't think it was weird like that... oO
Oh dear, Hodir, what did them botters 'n cheaters come up with this time *sigh*

User avatar
Ril
Top Rater
 
Posts: 196
Joined: January 13th, 2009
Pet Score: 4252
Realm: Frostmane-EU

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Ril » June 11th, 2013, 11:03 am

why on earth would anyone cheat in pet battles, anyways? for a few achievements? sounds like a big risk (account ban) for a small reward... :shock:

User avatar
Teacake
 
Posts: 58
Joined: April 23rd, 2013
Pet Score: 2717
Realm: Misha-US

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Teacake » June 11th, 2013, 11:58 am

Ril wrote:why on earth would anyone cheat in pet battles, anyways? for a few achievements? sounds like a big risk (account ban) for a small reward... :shock:


Don't be ridiculous. Pet battles is srs bsns.

User avatar
Quen
 
Posts: 125
Joined: November 9th, 2012
Pet Score: 4387
Realm: Shu'halo-US

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Quen » June 11th, 2013, 4:38 pm

I hope he in turn reported you for using cheater health pets. As far as I know there aren't any pets w/ 4200 health (1400x3,) unless you figured out how to tame the Beasts of Fable, in which case that's a whole diff level of cheaterage ;-)

User avatar
Luciandk
 
Posts: 1293
Joined: February 12th, 2012
Pet Score: 3576
Realm: Argent Dawn-EU

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Luciandk » June 11th, 2013, 5:54 pm

You can inflate health with sunlight, then heal up.

User avatar
Emaille
 
Posts: 5
Joined: December 16th, 2012
Pet Score: 2850
Realm: Ghostlands-EU

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Emaille » June 12th, 2013, 9:42 am

oh my god ..this thread is tooo funny. I cant stop laughing.

User avatar
Rakrath
 
Posts: 28
Joined: April 26th, 2013
Pet Score: 4116
Realm: Blackrock-EU

Re: Just met a Cheater

Postby Rakrath » June 13th, 2013, 11:23 am

Hi,

never saw something like this: instant 1400 hits without setup time. Its possible to do that much in a round but only with setup time.

example: turret + thunderweather + more damage taken on hit debuff, but needs several rounds to setup.

But frankly: next time please provide pet battle logs and/or some screenshots.

Rakrath


Return to Pet Battles

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 4 guests