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[INFO] ELO guide for beginners

[INFO] ELO guide for beginners
Tuesday 18/05/2010, 03:01
TnT_MeRm - Moderator English

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[INFO] ELO guide for beginners
TnT_MeRm - Moderator - TRiNiTYEnglish - Tuesday 18/05/2010, 03:01

ELO rules:


1.) Deck composition

Deck composition in ELO is very important in order to succeed in the game. You can either play using a mono-clan (single clan) or bi-clan (two clans). The option is very open and wide for you to pick from so let your imagination go wild.

→ 1.1) Pure maxed card deck

In order to make a good deck using all maxed cards. You need to ensure a well balanced combination. For this to be effective, consider factors such as ability, power, bonus and clan combinations.

Ex: les piranas atomiques

→ 1.2) Deck with unevolved cards

The use of cards with stable statistics at their lower level is very popular in ELO to save star count. These unevolved cards are often used as fillers.

Ex: L-I-O-N-H-E-A-R-T-H (The unevolved card used here have the same ability for his maxed level so it saved the player 1 extra star count to use for the rest of the deck) & deleted

→ 1.3) Deck with a Leader

Each Leader in the game have different unstoppable abilities. Many people use them for this reason. It will be your decision which Leader you want to use in your deck.

Ex: Barre chocomuscle féline (Eyrik (R) was used to complement All Star’s bonus)

**NB: With the new ELO voting system, you also need to consider banned cards for each week when making a deck**

2.) Game play strategy

→ 2.1) Pillz use

You can use pillz to multiply your character’s power to the get total attack in your battles. Remember the higher the attack of your characters, the more chances of you winning the fight so use your pillz wisely. At the beginning of your fight you will start off with 12 pillz. It is your decision how you want to spread this out with all your 4 characters in your draw.


You can also use pillz to boost the damage you can inflict to your opponent when you win.


→ 2.2) Strategies

→ 2.2.1) Bluff

Knowing an effective way to bluff is important in all aspects of the game. “A bluff is trying to make your opponent believe you are going to play the obvious way but instead you play offbeat.”


→ 2.2.2) Letting cards through

In your fights you need to weigh if it is worth wasting your pillz trying to beat a very power card or just let it through. Keep in mind that many people might use these cards as a bluff to make you waste your pillz.


→ 2.2.3) Offensive vs defensive game style

In your fight you can either choose to be an offensive player or a defensive one or a combination of both. Offensive game play is done when you use your cards assertively in a battle ensuring you win with these cards. Defensive game play is often played with cards that have (&ndash damage as an ability/bonus.


* As per the links given above
* http://www.urban-rivals.com/community/forum/?mode=viewsubject&forum_page=&id_subject=96358&subject_page=7
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DxBioFirexD - Veteran - Obsidian Blade English
Monday 21/06/2010, 17:45

I am trying to find the 2 clans i can play i have tried Pussycats & Rescue which failed, Just Rescue, GHEIST & Pussycats, just GHEIST and GHEIST & Montana and all of them failed but the last one im trying now
Hula_Daisy - Legend - Immortality English
Saturday 03/07/2010, 19:39

Can you give some advice on GHEIST in ELO Plz
Lord Achilles - Titan - Y So Serious? English
Thursday 08/07/2010, 21:37

Does the ELO rank reset each month or week?
Hobbitusz - Legend - Open Casket English
Thursday 08/07/2010, 22:31

Elo is a weekly competition.
Baby Gravy - Novice English
Thursday 08/07/2010, 22:38

Does anyone have a good FPC deck without Crs and leaders?
0asimple-TCGA - Senior English
Thursday 22/07/2010, 14:05

@baby gravy - half?
DivaDestiny - Titan - The Infinite Shoeblack English
Monday 16/08/2010, 00:27

I have a question about elo mode, and I am hoping this was the place to ask.

Sometimes when I play elo my score doesn't change after matches. Just now for instance it stayed at 1143 after several matches, some which I won and others I lost. Is there some reason for this or is it just a glitch?

wasteroftime - Moderator - Open Casket English
Monday 16/08/2010, 01:05


you have now entered the ELO twilight zone. there is "dead" time between elo weeks. not exactly sure how long it lasts but on sundays there is a period of time that elo scores are not affeted as it switches from one week to the other
TrainWreck94 - Imperator - Angels of Pain English
Saturday 21/08/2010, 16:49

joshun3456789 - Master - GUNSLINGERS OF THE WEST ACADEMY English
Thursday 09/09/2010, 19:50

Yo diginator

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