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VLefty 7/14: What a week! 1st Hard FC! | Progress: 20/20 top 1K!
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 17, 2018 9:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Rank-ups:
All: +1797 to 8501st
PS3: +128th to 717th
Medium: +151 to 1122nd
Hard: +2207 to 4064th
Guitar: +1250 to 20702nd
Bass: +207 to 1058th
Drums: +428 to 2367th
Guitar Hero 3: +604 to 18776th
Aerosmith: +157 to 2890th
World Tour: +460 to 4124th
Metallica: +109 to 2150th
Smash Hits: +139 to 1491st
Guitar Hero 5: +141 to 1207th
Rock Band 3: +97 to 970th (1000!)

Goal Progress: +1 to 11/15

Guitar Hero Aerosmith MFCs:
Cat Scratch Fever (1/41)

I almost confused myself because my previous update to Aerosmith sid I went to 2046th, but this update on the wiki only had me at 2889th (2090th, really, but if you aren't within the set amount of listed rankings, excluding the highest number, it drops you one rank for some reason; if you want to be properly listed in, say, the top 10, you have to be 1st-9th at the very least, though I think being 10th might be fine. 11th just puts you down to 10th if you aren't tied in points). I realized I typo'd and that the previous update took me to 3046th, not 2046th, so crisis averted.

Speaking of rankings, RB3 is my 11th rank in the top 1000! Thankfully my hope that the last 66 ranks needed less than 500K was a good one, though it's going to be considerably harder to get to the top 500, I think. It's only about...11mil or so, but with RB points that's a long way away.

Both Bass and Medium are going to fall this update. Actually, I'm probably gonna have to step it up for a couple of other ones because I do want to get to top 15 by March like I originally thought I would. Granted, it's not a really big deal if I don't, but I'm just persnickety like that. GH5 and SH are the prime targets for this.

So, the gameplan for the week should be to get Medium done via GH3 and GHA, HBass with Metallica and SH (and probably with some HGuitar thrown in for SH itself), and then Drums for WT and 5. I probably won't get SH and 5 by the end of this week since SH needs about 6mil and 5 needs 5mil, but I will try to invest more into these two games than the others.

On a slight tangent, I wonder if something's up with the way I hold the guitar because my thumb feels like it hurts to bend it certain ways now. It's just in the thumb and nowhere else so I'm fairly sure it's not carpal tunnel or anything, but it's annoying that I can't bend it every way I usually can without it hurting.
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Rank-ups:
All: +2662 to 5840th
PS3: +200 to 518th
Hard: +2291 to 1774th
Medium: +236 to 886 (Top 1000!)
Guitar: +3757 to 16946th
Bass: +269 to 780th (Top 1000!)
Drums: +651 to 1717th
Guitar Hero 3: +711 to 18066th
Aerosmith: +335 to 2556th
World Tour: +374 to 3751st
Metallica: +157 to 1994th
Smash Hits: +489 to 1002nd (Really?)
Guitar Hero 5: +207 to 1000th (Top 1000!)

Goal Progress: +4 to 15/15 (Goal complete!)

Guitar Hero Aerosmith MFCs:
#2 - All Day and All of the Night

Completed difficulties:
Guitar Hero Smash Hits HBass
Guitar Hero Aerosmith Medium

Okay, yes, it's not technically completely, but I'm 2 fucking ranks from 1000 on Smash Hits. I'm not going to be so pedantic about it that I'll waste this upcoming week on that. I will at least drop it down to under 1000 today (and likely do the same for GH5), but as of today the goal is complete, and it's time to switch over to 2x for awhile.

One thing I've noticed is that I feel an...I guess an oscilliating sense of desire for either side. Leading up to 2018 I was feeling kinda eager to jump into lefty because I was getting a little worn out from pushing so hard for the top 10 rankings. Recently, though, I noticed I was gaining a growing desire to come back to 2x instead, though not because I was worn out. I guess I was feeling a desire just to come back, or something. It's not a bad thing until I start feeling extreme weariness pulling me to one account or the other, but I thought it something to point out.

I finished inputting scores for two different games this week, too. I could have stopped with SH since I was only halfway there at the start of the week, but I was also looking for points and though I could get most of the way there. I very nearly did get it with just the rest of HBass, but not all the way. As for GHAM, I pretty much only had the Vault plus the two songs I couldn't get scores inputted for, so it really wasn't too much hassle to go through, like, 7 songs.

So yeah. I'll play a little bit longer on SH and 5, and then I'm back to righty mode again. Don't expect a reply today unless you get one in fast enough.
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PostPosted: Sun Jul 01, 2018 4:15 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Here I am, back on the flipside. Here's to hoping I haven't completely atrophied in playing this way over the next couple of months.

The goal this time around is simply the continuation of my goal earlier this year. I got 15 out of 22 so far (excluding 1, 80s, Live and RB4/PS4), and in the upcoming days I'll be ranking all but 2, and maybe 3: All, Guitar and Guitar Hero 3. All will go down quite rapidly as more scores are input, and of the big 3 it's already the lowest, so that will likely be the 20th one that I knock down. Due to both GH3's prolificness and how much Guitar is played compared to everything else, those two I'm probably only going to shoot for getting down to the top 10K, maybe more if I'm lucky. The end goal will thus be to get the other 3 games down (WT, GHA and GHM) alongside Hard, and hopefully All will get to the top 1000 in the meantime to make 20 in the top 1K. Probably not, considering that I need ~140mil just to break that milestone, but...who knows?

I think, in the end, I will push myself to do at least 20 by the time I'm done. It's nice and even, and given what else is there I only need to push one; and technically I'll be pushing two since the one game that's the highest also only has one instrument! Well, hopefully, anyways.

Here's to more improvement and good scores.
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 07, 2018 6:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Rank-ups:
All: Now 4443rd
Hard: Now at 974th (Top 1000!)
PS3: Now at 407th
Guitar: Now at 12909th
Drums: Now a 1237th
Guitar Hero 3: Now at 15974th
Aerosmith: Now at 1809th
World Tour: Now at 2928th
Metallica: Now at 1738th

14m in basically 3 days? That's pretty good. Well, the bulk of it was Wednesday and Thursday, though I did get some GHA and GH3 done earlier on.

I...probably should've marked what each rank was at when I started, as now I don't know how much I've actually gone up compared to before. Guess I'll just start that now. Hard actually passed under the top 1000 as well, though I'm admittedly kinda hesitant to stop playing just Hard right now. Both because I'm feeling stubborn and because I am kinda getting into a groove now. I mean, I'm not good, by any means, but I'm getting better. Besides, I'm pretty sure that GHA, GHM, and WT can all be placed in the top 1000 just on Hard alone now.

I think my previously-stated goal for GH3 was just top 10K, so that's what I'm gonna lower it to. Same with All, down to probably 2.5K or so? The main games are definitely gonna fall for 20/23, which is probably where I'll have to stop for now. The next time around, I will definitely re-open everything to shoot for the top 500.
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PostPosted: Sun Jul 15, 2018 3:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Rank-ups:
All: +1695 to 2749th
PS3: +134 to 274th
Hard: +494 to 381st (Top 500!)
Guitar: +4720 to 8190th (Top 10K!)
Drums: +508 to 730th (Top 1000!)
Guitar Hero 3: +7436 to 8539th (top 10K!)
Aerosmith: +1051 to 759th (Top 1000!)
World Tour: +540 to 2389th
Metallica: +923 to 816th (Top 1000!)

Holy shit. 30 million in one week. On Lefty. I'm telling you, GH drums has so many fucking points it's ridiculous. Thanks to this one single week, I've met practically every single goal I wanted to do, and in less than a month since I restarted--less than half a month, actually!

The only real odd one out is World Tour, but that's to be expected since that one had the biggest differential outside of Guitar and GH3. I will likely at least take the rest of July (less, if that's the way it goes) to get WT over the top 1000, and then I'll be done for this go-around.

It's not so much that I had a lot of time on my hands--relatively speaking, I think I'll have more next week than I did this week because I don't close at all until next Sunday--but that as far as point generation goes, GH Drums is so OP with kicks being 75 points and normal ones being 50 (and if you find accents, which granted only appear on Hard and Expert and maybe rarely Medium, the normal ones are 75 points as well!). GHM in particular this time around had a lot of points just because of the genre that Metallica plays; metal thrash beats may be dificult to combo but they have so many notes (and therefore points) packed into each measure if you can combo them.

Let's see, what else...GHA Hard and GH3 HDLC are both complete fully. yes, I don't have a score for Georgia, but that song is so hard even on Hard that even as a Righty I still have trouble keeping up with it. I knew full well I wasn't going to pass it, and since I have scores for everything except the deleted DLC I consider it finished. My best guess for where I'll end up on GH3 in general still points toward a possible narrow top 500 finish, but without reaching into my PS2 copy or getting good enough for Expert I'm not going to get much farther than that, if I reach top 500 at all. GHA has a better ticket to top 500 as it shouldn't be that big a leap upon finishing Easy, but then I'm also going to stop there unless I want to replay it all on my PS2 copy or get good enough to play Expert.

GHM HDrums is halfway done, and I think I will be able to do it except for War Ensemble. I might be able to if I think I can get away with every other kick. I did try it on Righty once just to see what I could do, and I was very pleased that I could keep up with the speed of the kicks as I wasn't able to before. The rolls are something else entirely, but if I can keep up with the main beat of the song I can just practice the rolls. Also got my first Hard FC and HDrums FC on Demon Cleaner, so that's cool! That makes 3 FCs not on Easy (two on Medium on GHA, and this one).


Anyways, with Drums done I'm just gonna do the rest on Guitar. With only about 13m to go I probably should be able to do it if I can get 2-3m per session with 12 songs per. After that it's back to righty, and while I do have a longer-term goal in mind over there, there is one thing I want to try and do really fast before it's potentially too late.

Also, sjay, why aren't you over 2.8B yet? You slippin'?
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:51 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I usually don't do mid-week updates, but I got done with WT pretty quickly so there's not really much reason to wait until Saturday. I just have one more set of 6 that I did real fast today (Thursday) and I'll be switching over. I won't come back to make the official rank-up, though.

As for my next Lefty goal, I see two choices: Either I go forward toward top 500 on all of these (and possibly top 1000/500 on All/GH3/Guitar), or work toward being on each of Bushi's E-H G/B boards (sans O211). I kinda want to get to the top 500 so I'm not worrying so much about that, so that'll likely be my choice.

This was a really quick run, but it was really productive, far more than I imagined. I wouldn't expect something like this to happen often. See you all next time!
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