[Overwatch] Self-Improvement Basics, Ep. 1 – Blinky

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[Overwatch] Self-Improvement Basics, Ep. 1 – Blinky

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  • ItsMisterBrendon
    April 11, 2017 at 6:54 pm

    Your videos are so great. I love how detailed your mercy guides are. I saw you play a lot of Zen on your smurf, I think it’d be awesome if you made an equally awesome Zen guide!

  • Andrew Bertain
    April 11, 2017 at 6:55 pm

    Refreshing to see a top gamer that is actually good looking lol. Every time i see pro matches it looks like they all haven’t left their mom’s basements, exercised, or shaved their necks since Blockbuster was around. No homo tho 😉 lol. Also great content and great vids breh.

  • Jay Kim
    April 11, 2017 at 7:09 pm

    you’re so hot 🙂

  • Alex Evans
    April 11, 2017 at 7:40 pm

    Your videos aren’t too dense. It’s just that most OW content creators’ videos are void of insight and useful tips. Don’t sell yourself short.

  • Jeniko
    April 11, 2017 at 8:57 pm

    Being an amazing Mercy/support healer means nothing if your DPS and tanks are garbage. Once you get out of elo hell (mid plat and lower) you can really keep a team together as a support.

    • Blinky
      April 11, 2017 at 9:07 pm

      If you’re a better support than your opponents’ supports, you can still carry very hard. And I’ve done it too, with 80-95% winrates from silver through master on lucio, symmetra, and Ana. Yes, if your DPS and tanks are complete garbage then you won’t be able to win… but that only happens maybe 20% of the time. The rest of the games you will often be facing vs. those terrible DPS and tank players, so then you can stomp! You just gotta try to win those close games to squeeze out a 60-70% winrate. Very possible with any hero, including support.

    • Jeniko
      April 11, 2017 at 9:23 pm

      Blinky I respect your feedback and thank you for the reply, however I feel that in elo hell I get paired up with trolls/throwers or garbage DPS that insta lock and blames others rather than switching. Maybe I just have really bad luck with solo que. Personally I would love to train with you and your crew for next season. I can’t stand getting paired up with trolls/throwers anymore and getting steam rolled =3=

    • Blinky
      April 11, 2017 at 10:00 pm

      Jeniko yes, you’ll have trolls, throwers, and leavers. Everyone does, including your opponents. They will be on your opponents team more often than your team (6 out of 11 chance opponents, 5 out of 11 chance yours). You can get unlucky streaks for a few days in a row but overall it’s good for you. It’s also out of your control and the more you focus on that, the less you’re focusing on improving, and you really should just try to work on what you actually have control over, which is yourself

    • Jeniko
      April 11, 2017 at 10:16 pm

      Blinky Thanks, that is really good advice, I will do just that.

  • joey b
    April 14, 2017 at 2:39 pm

    such an underrated channel.

  • Eweyhen
    April 15, 2017 at 2:06 am

    It’s amazing that the most concise and articulate videos on Overwatch conecepts all come from support mains. Huh…

    • Alex Evans
      April 16, 2017 at 1:52 am

      It’s our job to have good gamesense and awareness. It’d be off if that weren’t the case.

  • Samuel Crawford
    April 16, 2017 at 10:05 pm

    Sometimes a good Mercy rez is the only way to get the rest of my team to group up.

  • schwolmart
    April 19, 2017 at 8:23 pm

    your channel will grow greatly soon

  • WhattheDesignsâ„¢ | SELTEN INTROS
    April 22, 2017 at 7:12 pm

    That seems too much to be bothering with. To me it feels like fast and good decision making that pro players are good at is almost like a gift. Sure those pro players worked hard an played a lot but it seems like they’re just destined to be able to gain that decision making skill. I cannot even decide simple things in real life and even though gaming should improve that I never saw an improvement in decision making anywhere especially games. I see so many mistakes of mine mid game and yet I never get to fix them.

    • Blinky
      April 23, 2017 at 2:16 am

      WhattheDesignsâ„¢ | SELTEN INTROS sorry to hear that! a ton of people have told me they’ve tried my recommendations and tips and have climbed SR very quickly and are having more fun.

    • Blinky
      April 23, 2017 at 2:19 am

      I’m not promising you can get to 4500, but this is what you do to improve. question your decisions, prioritize what decisions are important, and theorize the solutions. you don’t get better just through magic!

    • WhattheDesignsâ„¢ | SELTEN INTROS
      April 23, 2017 at 12:03 pm

      Blinky what should I do if I often hesitate way too much to make any decision and then end up not doing anything?

  • Sam Brooks
    April 28, 2017 at 4:37 pm

    Your videos are so so helpful, my mercy play has really improved thanks to your tips! I’d love to see a similar guide to Ana, if you’re able to

  • Bianca Cummings
    May 26, 2017 at 1:07 am

    This videos are the best guides I can find! Please make more! 🙂

  • NessIsEpic
    May 28, 2017 at 6:50 pm

    Is there a possibility of you doing more coaching videos?

  • fraunight
    May 30, 2017 at 2:11 pm

    I have a long way to climb. Oh my. ;___;

  • Máté Tregele
    June 6, 2017 at 9:18 pm

    I found your vids very useful!
    keep up the good work, they are really good videos!

  • lo lo
    June 17, 2017 at 12:39 am

    honestly, It’s nice to show your face for explaining thing clearly , unlike some of the tutorials, just show their unrelated outplay game-play all the time and without any edit and describe.

    Anyway, subscribed, keep it up

  • Miguel Schwengber
    June 20, 2017 at 12:59 am

    You could do support coaching videos

  • vincent nguyen
    June 21, 2017 at 6:08 pm

    what if your teammates straight up suck and wint listen to you, even when you are solo queuing or duo

  • Asian Dood
    July 2, 2017 at 8:33 am

    more videos please ty

  • Charles C
    July 2, 2017 at 10:41 pm

    Love all your videos man thanks for making them

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