Developer's Blog
Old 04-17-2010, 04:56 PM   #1
13BladesOfChao§'s Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Felwood
Posts: 995
Blog Entries: 10
13BladesOfChao§ is offline

Exclamation pub?

What do you mean by pub game anyway??
I've been figuring it out for days...
Old 04-17-2010, 04:57 PM   #2
5chneemensch's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Hooksiel, Germany
Steam: 5chneemensch
Posts: 13,425
5chneemensch is offline
Default Re: pub?

BNet non-inhouse, non-league

Same goes for GArena
Year Beast:
Darrell~: pay for wtf mode LOL
Old 04-17-2010, 05:00 PM   #3
Shadow Fury
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Draining Your Life Juice.
Posts: 10,187
Blog Entries: 2
Suggestion Award 
Shadow Fury is offline
Default Re: pub?

It's one in which you usually do not know the other people, and they're not very experienced. Pubs are played in Garena and B.Net.
Old 04-17-2010, 05:04 PM   #4
DoomSlayers's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Canada
Posts: 3,866
DoomSlayers is offline
Default Re: pub?

pub = public.
It means everyone is welcome to play there.
Whether or not you will bow to me is not open to debate. The question is, will I ever let you rise?

Before you post, remember this...
-The opinion of the majority doesn't represent a fact (it represents an opinion).
-You do not represent the majority.
-em is part of DotA. Denying it is the same as living in denial.
-Whining is part of the human nature.
-Adding insults in your text doesn't make you look cool, it makes you look stupid.
Old 04-17-2010, 05:05 PM   #5
Stalker's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Croatia
Posts: 236
Stalker is offline
Default Re: pub?

public games.

random people play against each other to have fun. No rules, responsibility or obligations.
Healing Ward Rmk
Old 04-17-2010, 05:09 PM   #6
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 831
VEGAS_DETKA is offline
Default Re: pub?

Just to add something which wasnt said - its a game of individual, where u can practice anything or see what u can do alone without anyone.
Na'Vi supporter
Know some EU stars irl
I miss the good ol times when DTS was owning. LGD fall

My SF from inhouse game
ignore top-left corner cause I suck at cropping :X
Old 04-17-2010, 05:47 PM   #7
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 6,271
Blog Entries: 3
コクーン is offline
Default Re: pub?

I play pubs when I don't have enough time for an inhouse :3
Old 04-17-2010, 06:00 PM   #8
hajasmarci's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Budapest, Hungary
Posts: 5,384
hajasmarci is offline
Default Re: pub?

the term pub is often used by elitist fags to show how awesome they are and how crappy moron someone else is.

common uses:
everything works in pub: to show that your penis is bigger than the OPs.
pubstomp: another way to express how awesome you are. "i pubstomped with xy crap hero" means that you're so awesome that you can win versus a bunch of other guys using and underused hero (which usually has suboptimal items). the fact that you're able to pubstomp with xy usually shows nothing and noone cares about it, but it's a good way to boost your ego.
pubber: the pubber is usually someone, who - as far as you know - has smaller penis than you (either on internet or irl).
Sent from my Chrome Canary.
Old 04-17-2010, 06:06 PM   #9
Nivo's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 1,776
Nivo is offline
Default Re: pub?

A pub game is a game in which you play with and against players you haven't played a lot with before.
Old 04-17-2010, 07:00 PM   #10
supa_fly's Avatar
Join Date: May 2009
Steam: supadota
Posts: 2,469
Blog Entries: 3
supa_fly is offline
Default Re: pub?

As stated, pub == public game.

If you have any similar questions, please post in Quick Help - DotA Forums.
Originally Posted by Foede View Post
4) Posting only because supa did.

5) #swag
Closed Thread

Forum Jump

Thread Tools