EliGE Complains About Mud 2 ‘Mid’ Map Format, Neighborhood Responds


Mud 2 ‘Mid’ appears to be actually beneath hearth.

Group Liquid rifler, EliGE had just a few complaints following their ‘2-0’ victory in opposition to Fnatic at ESL Professional League Season 14 – Playoffs.

EliGE has an issue with the present CS:GO extra time economic system system and the present state of Mud 2 ‘Mid’ map format.

The neighborhood got here ahead with just a few solutions from their facet on how Valve may stability the ‘Mid’ part for each attackers and defenders.

Group Liquid did nicely of their opening playoffs match in opposition to Fnatic, handing them a ‘2-0’ defeat and transferring forward to go up in opposition to Heroic within the quarter-finals. Nevertheless, regardless of the win, North American rifler Jonathan “EliGE” Jablonowski had just a few complaints, particularly in regards to the iconic CS:GO map Mud 2.

EliGE was not comfortable in regards to the ‘Mid’ format on Mud 2 which provides approach an excessive amount of data to the T-side, forcing CTs to make use of a utility, be it a HE grenade or a smoke to make any type of rotation. Even after this, there was an opportunity {that a} CT participant may get taken down by means of the ‘Mid Doorways’ or obtain some heavy injury.

EliGE sad with the present Mud 2 ‘Mid’ map format

Group Liquid confronted no downside when it got here to taking down Fnatic on Nuke with a ’16-4′ scoreline. Nevertheless, their face off on the second map Mud 2 was a unique affair as the sport went into triple extra time earlier than Liquid was lastly in a position to safe a victory, the ultimate scoreboard studying ’25-21′.

In a press release made following the clear ‘2-0’ victory, EliGE first complained in regards to the extra time economic system calling it “dumb”. This was adopted by the way in which ‘Mid’ place on Mud 2 has been made which provides the T-sided workforce a giant upperhand proper from the beginning, forcing the CT-side to utilise a smoke or a grenade to camouflage their rotation.

This was adopted by a debate inside the CS:GO neighborhood as many appeared to resonate with what EliGE needed to say. They have been additionally upset about the truth that T-sided gamers may take down or tag the CT gamers, regardless of them having used utility to shroud their rotations.

One urged change was to the ‘Mid Doorways’ itself, many saying that they might be modified from wooden to steel, making them impenetrable. EliGE was personally not a giant fan of this although.

EliGE on the Wooden vs Steel suggestion

Different choices mentioned have been some modifications to the ‘Mid’ part the place a fabric or some type of hanging object might be launched to hinder the attackers imaginative and prescient.

Some even opined that reverting the ‘Mid’ part to the way in which it was within the earlier model of Mud 2 may be an efficient approach to fight this downside.

Will probably be attention-grabbing to see if Valve really takes word of this downside as a result of Mud 2 has not undergone a significant change in a very long time now.

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Aditya is the in-house CS:GO author at AFK Gaming. Whereas his understanding of the esports house shouldn’t be restricted by geographical borders, his present focus lies within the Asian area. Understands and follows nearly all main esport titles.