Quakescopes for October 7 - October 13, 2002
A week's worth of gaming guidance!
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Don't forget to find out the basics of your sign in the Quake Astrology Guide!
Capricorn (Dec. 22 - Jan. 19): You will find gaming excitement very gratifying this week. Be
cautious with food and drink around the computer; minor accidents are evident. Don't let children or
younger clanmates put too many demands on your time. Someone you live with may cause drastic alterations in your usual
routine. Your best game day this week will be Wednesday.
Your best games will be played on arena style and 2fort style maps this week, wide opens spaces will find you in the fragging zone, small duel maps will see you with the short end of the stick.
Aquarius (Jan. 20 - Feb. 18): Difficulties with children or younger clanmates will surface if
you try to break a promise you made. Your temper may erupt if you have allowed others to cost you
too much money. Try to curb your habits, or you could find yourself in an awkward financial position.
You need to put some trust in others. Your best game day this week will be Sunday.
Now is a great time to join a clan if you are not already in one, you will be much sought after. Your best games will be played on maps with an industrial feel this week, lots of metal or dark textures will find you in the fragging zone. Try cranking on some of your favourite tunes and go crazy, you'll be A-#1 on the pubs!
Pisces (Feb. 19 - Mar. 20): Do a little investigating if there is someone at work, school or in your
clan that you don't trust. Plan to spend some quality time with someone special later in the week. Don't
confide in anyone for the time being. Family trips or projects should be on your mind. Your best game
day this week will be Wednesday.
Your clan may be still upset from a recent loss, get people to move on and focus on what's ahead, you will soon find yourselves on a winning streak. Your best games will be played on outdoor night-time maps this week, and maps with an urban feel.
Aries (Mar. 21 - Apr. 19): Put your time and energy into travel and soul-searching.
You should be putting in some overtime. Delve into worthwhile causes that will show results if you put
in the effort. You will meet new and exciting people if you attend social activities or gaming events.
Your best game day this week will be Sunday.
Your best games this week will be played in small team settings (2v2), or in duel (1v1) matchups. Stay close to the walls rather than hopping into the fray in wide open spaces. Your best position this week will be that of a sniper or defense player. Sit back and wait for the enemy to come to you for an increased frag count.
Taurus (Apr. 20 - May 20): Make a special effort to meet new people this week. After all, they may
have valuable information to pass on. Make changes that will enhance your appearance and entice
potential partners. You'll get a lot done working from home this week. Your best game day this week
will be Thursday.
If you've been feeling out of the loop lately, download new maps and mods for an unexpected lift. You'll soon find yourself fragging with the passion of days gone by. Your best games will be played in Realism games/modifications this week, your powers of strategy and stealth are top notch right now! Your best games will be played on large outdoor maps with lots of trees. Winter maps will especially put you in the zone.
Gemini (May 21 - Jun. 21): It might be best to keep your ideas to yourself this week. Make
sure any presentation you have is ready. Your ability to charm others will put you in the limelight
at social functions. Uncertainties about your living arrangements may be unnerving.
Your best game day this week will be Friday.
Try out a new model for a change of pace. Your best games will be played on maps with a more cartoonish feel to them, rather than any sort of realistic-type locales. Check out some new mods for an unexpected new addiction. Your best weapons will be the Rocket Launcher and Grenade Launcher.
Cancer (Jun. 22 - Jul. 22): You can make money if you are careful not to let it trickle
through your fingers. Don't say things that could be damaging later on. Cut loose and get in some
extra gaming time this week. Look into some personal changes. Your best game day this week will be
Try some music in the background to unwind and really find yourself in the fragging zone! You may receive more than one offer to join a clan this week. Do some research and make sure you will fit into the group before firing off a decision. Your best games will be played in team oriented games this week, particularly in realism mods. You will thrive on team effort and strategy. Be sure to pick a server where the folks are working together as much as possible.
Leo (Jul. 23 - Aug. 22): Your self confidence will attract members of the opposite sex. Your
domestic scene could continue to be in an uproar this week. You may think gifts will win their heart,
but it could add stress from lack of funds. You must not let others talk you into doing things that
will probably limit you financially at a later date. Your best game day this week will be Tuesday.
Your best games will be played on mid-size indoor maps which are well lit. Bright textures, red, orange and yellow will put you in the ultimate fragging zone, topping the score charts without fail. Your best weapon will be the Railgun or anything you can snipe with, your accuracy is top notch this week.
Virgo (Aug. 23 - Sep. 22): You will be highly entertaining this week, people will enjoy your
company. Secret affairs will come back to haunt you. Go after your goals and don't be afraid to ask for
assistance. Your home may be in an uproar and you are best to stay out of the line of fire if at
all possible. Your best game day this week will be Sunday.
If you are not currently in a clan, the doors will open wide for you and you'll have the pick of the litter of you get out there and strut your stuff on the pubs. Your best games will be played in team oriented mods/games with flags such as CTF, Fortress, Alliance and Weapons Factory. Give a support position a shot, such as mid-map cover and reconnaissance.
Libra (Sep. 23 - Oct. 23): You can prosper if you invest wisely. Spend
some quality time with the one you love. Your talents will shine at work, school and on the gaming
battlefield. Be aggressive! Your best game day this week will be Thursday.
Your best games will be played in large FFA settings, where you will kick back, relax and just have a good time (while topping the score charts)! Take the time to go over your game configs, check out some good tweak guides to see about shaving off a few needed FPS.
Scorpio (Oct. 24 - Nov. 21): You will learn valuable information if you mingle this week.
Enjoy the company of relatives, rewards for past good deeds will be yours. Opportunities
for romance will flourish through travel. Your best game day this week will be Thursday.
Check out some new teamplay mods this week, you'll be surprised at how drawn you will be to the new mode of gameplay you find. Don't be intimidated by the learning curve, stick with it, work out a sweet config and get down to business, you won't regret it! Your best games this week will be played on maps with two identical bases.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 - Dec. 21): Take time to dish out advice and help those in need. Spend
time getting to know acquaintances better. Nagging has never been
something that you could tolerate, and it's once again driving you into a lonely state of affairs.
This will be a very hectic week if you've made promises to too many people.
Your best game day this week will be Tuesday.
If you've been feeling a bit blue about your skill level lately, then practice up some sniping with the bots this week. After putting in some quality time you'll find your aim has improved tremendously. Take a short break from clan matches to let others have a shot on the front lines. When you get back in the game, your peers will be well impressed with the improvements you've made.
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