Quakescopes for October 28 - November 3, 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 benefit from investments, even if it's just a time
investment into a worthy project. Do not borrow or lend money or belongings to friends or relatives if you wish
to avoid any hassles. Do not get involved in joint financial ventures. You will have to be
sure not to burn the candle at both ends, take some time for yourself. Your best game day this week will be Tuesday.
A friend has been prompting you to check out a new mod, stop being lazy and give it a go!
If you're in a clan or a gaming group, you will find yourself being pushed toward taking a more active leadership role within the group. Although you'd make a fine captain, do not accept the post if you're not really keen on it. Your team will be quite upset if you accept and then leave the job so soon after the election!
Aquarius (Jan. 20 - Feb. 18): Try to communicate if you wish to help someone with problems. You must make
sure that all your personal documents are in order, time to clean out those junk drawers and bits of papers
sitting on your desk! You may find that purchases or entertainment
could be expensive. Ask family members for help and you will be able to complete the projects
more quickly. Your best game day this week will be Wednesday.
If you've been considering going to a LAN party then now would be a good time to finalize those plans!
If you've been playing in a slump lately and even your bots are mocking you, don't despair, things will pick up soon! You've been a bit clumsy in the game, but you'll wake up soon. Download some new maps for a refreshing change and practice your Railgun!
Pisces (Feb. 19 - Mar. 20): Your emotional partner will push the right buttons this week.
Look into ways to make your home more comfortable. Do your job and then spend some time with
family; you'll be glad you did. Your sensitive nature will allow others to read you well.
Your best game day this week will be Saturday.
If you've got a big match this week then be sure to warm up at least 30 minutes prior to the game. You'll see yourself as the star player that night!
When gaming this week don't be so anxious to jump into the thick of the action all the time. Creeping through the shadows while picking off opponents will provide you much entertainment, and you will excel at it too!
Aries (Mar. 21 - Apr. 19): Talk to someone you trust in order to see the whole picture. Your
flair for dramatic appeal will unleash itself at social functions. You will be able to get to the
bottom of things this week. Social functions will bring you in touch with potential new love interests.
Your best game day this week will be Sunday.
You may find yourself with a decision to make this week -- play in the big match or do something with your significant other. If you can't come to a compromise then choose your mate. Someone else in your gaming circles is waiting in the wings to take your place in the game, let them have their moment in the spotlight.
You may also be getting nagged about your excessive gaming habits this week. Grenades are the key to your success in-game this week, as you go on some super pill popping sprees leaving chaos in your wake. Not only will you top the frag count, but you'll be having a blast!
Taurus (Apr. 20 - May 20): Enlist coworkers in order to get the job done on time. Don't be a
pest or a troublemaker this week. Be aware that joint financial ventures could fall apart. Work on
legitimate deals and projects that may enable you to bring in some extra cash or further your future
career goals. Your best game day this week will be Sunday.
Your best games this week will be played on very bright outdoor maps, with plenty of lush greenery and perhaps the odd body of water.
Be careful not to get too cocky about your winning streak or those who had gained respect from the experience will quickly lose it!
Gemini (May 21 - Jun. 21): Your temper could get the better of you if you confront personal
situations. Don't get into heated discussions. Get involved in activities that will bring you
knowledge about new things. Your communication skills are at an all-time high, you'll be the life
of chats and debates this week. Your best game day this week will be Saturday.
Your best games this week will be played on space themed maps, regardless of whether you actually like the theme, this is where you will thrive!
Someone may accuse of you cheating in Quake this week, be the bigger person and just shrug it off.
Cancer (Jun. 22 - Jul. 22): You are best to concentrate on work and finishing projects you've been
meaning to get to. Keep an open mind when
listening to the opinions of others. You can meet potential new mates, but make sure that they
aren't already committed to someone else. You can make extra cash by moonlighting.
Your best game day this week will be Wednesday.
Lightning Gun is your best friend this week, use it and abuse it for a seriously increased frag count!
Your best game play this week will be on two fort style maps, ones with identical castles or fortress-like bases. Take the offense and strut your stuff, the map will flow like water for you, you're rocking hardcore this week!
Leo (Jul. 23 - Aug. 22): Children could cost you more than you can afford. New romantic
partners will evolve through group endeavors; however, the association may not be likely to last.
Your mate may feel rejected. Don't let others know about your private affairs or you could end up
in the gossip spotlight. Your best game day this week will be Saturday.
Bodies of liquid will be your best defense in-game this week. Where normally you may despise that pool of lava, slime or water, this week you will be able to work magic around them. So play on maps with plenty of liquid!
If you get really tense while you play Quake, you may want to concentrate on loosening up a bit, it will help improve your game a bit. Ping problems will occur for a portion of the coming week, you may have to learn to play like an HPB again for a while.
Virgo (Aug. 23 - Sep. 22): Your mate needs extra attention and is feeling rather insecure
when you're not in sight. Your support and concern will help. Plan something energetic with friends this week.
Don't reveal anything about your personal life that could be used adversely, someone within your group
is not to be trusted with the information. New emotional connections can be made through business contacts.
Your best game day this week will be Wednesday.
Your best games will be played on maps with a lot of bright coloured textures, you should see a noticeable performance difference over maps with a lot of plain greys and browns.
Both in-game and out, if you appear to be a know-it-all you'll meet with opposition. If you get too cocky you will find yourself being shunned by your gaming pals, on servers and on the message boards you frequent.
Libra (Sep. 23 - Oct. 23): You may want to make plans to take a vacation with the one you care about. You can
make some money if you get involved in a conservative financial opportunity that is presented to you.
Try not to let it slip through your fingers. Think before you act, or find yourself in hot water this week.
Unforeseen circumstances will disrupt your daily routine. Your best game day this week will be Sunday.
You'll be rather clumsy in-game this week, falling off edges and shooting yourself in the foot so to speak. Don't try to be prom king on the servers this week, concentrate on having fun and your mistakes won't bother you so much. If you play for a clan you may want to sit on the bench this week and give someone else the chance to play!
Scorpio (Oct. 24 - Nov. 21): You will feel the limitations if you have been overdoing it. If you've been
in hot water with your significant other, you
can make amends by taking them somewhere special. Professionalism will be of utmost importance. Be
cautious and use your head wisely in situations that deal with the use of machinery or new hardware.
Your best game day this week will be Saturday.
Your best games will be played on city maps this week, with plenty of buildings to duck around in.
If you play all three Quake games (1, 2, & 3), you will find the most enjoyment checking out single player missions for Quake 2 this week. Now would be a good time to practice your Railgun, both in Q2 and Q3A, you are most receptive to learning right now.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 - Dec. 21): Put your energy into behind the scenes activities. Jealousy
may be a contributing factor to your emotional ups and downs. Be sure to organize events that will
keep you busy. Large sports or gaming events will entice you. Your best game day this week will be Monday.
The key to your in-game enjoyment will be true team work. If you don't currently play a mod which requires a concentrated effort in team work then it's time to download one! Tarzan you ain't, if you play a grapple mod then be sure to get a little swing practice in this week!
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