ATF Talks Concerning the “Ammar Check” in OG
ATF was questioned in regards to the Ammar take a look at, which requires OG’s gamers to get a hero they want to choose pre-approved from ATF, after OG’s 2-0 win over Gaimin Gladiators within the DPC Tour 3.
ATF initially mentioned that he genuinely checks his teammates. If somebody nonetheless needs to choose a specific hero regardless of not clearing the take a look at, ATF mentioned, it is going to take 100 years to really play it.
Nonetheless, he clarified later that he was not forcing anybody to play a specific hero. Based on him, his Ammar take a look at was simply an strategy to selecting a hero correctly.
OG has been on fireplace with its new roster recently and its offlaner Ammar “ATF” Al-Assaf has grabbed all the eye along with his candid character, notoriety in pubs, and a novel means of enjoying within the offlane. For the reason that Stockholm Main 2022, ATF and OG have grow to be recognized for the “Ammar Check” wherein his teammates need to get pre-approved by ATF earlier than selecting a hero. Following the workforce’s 2-0 win over Gaimin Gladiators within the Dota Professional Circuit (DPC) 2021-22 Tour 3, ATF was requested in regards to the Ammar take a look at. Regardless of joking initially that he stored testing his teammates and blaming them for wanting to choose heroes they’d little expertise with, he later clarified that he couldn’t pressure anybody to play a hero they have been unfamiliar with.
ATF explains if the Ammar take a look at is an actual factor
As a part of the post-match winner’s interview after defeating Gaimin Gladiators, ATF was requested if the Ammar take a look at really exists. Sébastien “Ceb” Debs first defined the Ammar take a look at in the course of the Stockholm Main 2022 the place he famous how ATF runs a test on the tier of the hero his teammate needs to choose, then checks the stats on that hero, and if glad, lets the teammate play it.
Based on ATF, he really runs this take a look at along with his teammates. If somebody nonetheless needs to decide on it, it is going to take 100 years, he jokingly added.
“You imply ranges? Ya, I maintain blaming everybody. You might be bronze 3, why are you selecting this hero? It takes 100 years (for a teammate to choose a hero that has not handed the Ammar take a look at). I maintain saying him – you do not play this hero. Why do you need to choose it? Decide your hero. And it finally ends up as both he picks the hero and we lose or we choose one other hero and win.”
Upon being requested if he was the one who was behind Mikhail “Misha” Agatov’s small hero pool in ranked matchmaking not too long ago, ATF clarified that he was not forcing anybody to play a specific hero. Based on him, his Ammar take a look at was simply an strategy to selecting a hero correctly.
“I’m not forcing anybody. Everyone seems to be doing their factor. Even when he needs to choose his hero, I can’t do shit about it. It’s not me who decides for them. They resolve for themselves. It’s (the Ammar take a look at) simply a great way to strategy and suppose when you’re selecting your hero.”
Regardless of whether or not or not OG is definitely taking the Ammar take a look at, the workforce is doing very well. On account of successful the Stockholm Main 2022, the workforce primarily earned a direct invite into The Worldwide 11 and is now among the many main groups within the DPC 2021-22 Tour 3. The workforce’s subsequent opponent in Tour 3 might be goonsquad on 2nd July.