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TCPD - Real-Time Strategist

6 Twitch-Fluid, 3 Simple-Complex, 6 Planning-Acting and 5 Entertainment-Difficulty!

In sex and RTS it's not about how big it is, it's how you use it. The Real-Time Strategist has a sharp mind and some fast fingers (sexual innuendo not intended) . They prefer games that encourage a good plan over a headstrong blitz, but they still enjoy a sense of urgency and faster pace. TCPD's aren't discouraged by complex menus or controls and they enjoy the many options it opens to them to concoct the perfect plan. They also love the thrill of deciding under pressure and that's where the real-time element comes in. TCPD's don't play for fun, they play for keeps and the challenge of a good RTS can easily make up for flimsy aesthetics.


Games TCPD's like: Starcraft, Command and Conquer, Sim City, Sid Meier's Civilization, Black and White




You have a strong twitch reflex, which means that your muscles tend to move in very quick jerky movements. This makes you especially adept to action games, since they rely on that very same jerky motion and quick button pressing. You probably beat the pants off of others in minigames using the "tap A to run" mechanism, and you hold your own even in fighting games that you've never played because you can execute the moves very quickly. Unfortunately, you also have trouble with games that require precision movements like shooting games. Your thumbs are just too fast and that little analog stick is so sensitive! And games that require precise timings like the Mario Bros 3 extra life slider give you trouble as well.



The more the better is your motto. You want your games to be a nuanced and varied as you are. You don't mind shuffling through an extra menu or two or learning a couple more combos. If it will add depth to the game and give you more freedom, bring it on! You've probably debated on more than one occasion why can't Pokemon have more than four moves at a time. Or you've committed yourself to learning Zangeif's entire moveset, just to be that much better for the next match. You enjoy managing money, stats and equipment, making your team or army or city bigger, better, and badder. And you're always looking for a new way to complete a task. You also tend to lose interest or generally have trouble with simpler games, as you become frustrated or confused by the lack of things in your control.



When it comes to the actual act of playing, you're a no-frills flawless machine. It's a good thing that video game characters don't actually carry all the stuff in your inventory, because they'd probably suffocate underneath it all! You've got your armies all highly trained and equipped with rocket launchers and jeeps with gatling guns. You didn't even have to be in the same room as your PS2 to finish the final boss of Final Fantasy XII. You're prepared for anything because you've got it all figured out ahead of time. But even the best plans backfire sometimes and that's where your weakness shines through. You're so used to having enough healing potions that when you actually run out you're a sitting duck.



You play mostly for the challenge. You thrive on the idea that you are defeating an enemy or piloting a jet. As the game presents new challenges, you knock them down and the ones you can't pass drive you to become a better player and overcome them. You probably have played tournaments before and you enjoy friendly competition. You probably one more than one strategy guide and maybe even are on a forum or part of a clan dedicated to your favorite game. You probably also love the art and music and design of video games but the only reason you might pop in GoldenEye is because some old pals come over and you all want to start up a deathmatch and see who's still got it.

Their Analysis (Vertical line = Average)

  • Twitch-Fluid Distribution

    They scored 6% on Twitch-Fluid, higher than 66% of your peers.

  • Simple-Complex Distribution

    They scored 3% on Simple-Complex, higher than 23% of your peers.

  • Planning-Acting Distribution

    They scored 6% on Planning-Acting, higher than 12% of your peers.

  • Entertainment-Difficulty Distribution

    They scored 5% on Entertainment-Difficulty, higher than 10% of your peers.

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