The Canal Live Episode 7 – Fixing FeNriR’s Computer, Meta Discussion, Site Talk

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In this episode of The Canal Live we take a small break from the serious growth conversations. Over the past couple of weeks FeNriR’s computer hasn’t been working, so we attempt to replace his motherboard. We end up discussing excitement for Smash Ultimate, general meta stuff, and we talk about the future of Free Agency eSports.

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Playing the Meta Without Shame

Fork In the Road
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As you continue down your eSports journey you are inevitably going to come to one of many forks in the road. On one side of the fork is having fun, being comfortable, expressing yourself, and most importantly not conforming. On the other side of the fork is Playing the Meta. The latter is most often perceived as slaving over the same character in every single game, running the same strategy in every single game, or abusing the tier list.

Using this analogy it’s of no surprise that people can struggle with this choice. Fortunately for us, our journey isn’t that black and white.

 

Defining Meta

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At this point in time “Meta” is a familiar concept with most, so I won’t spend too much time defining it.Continue Reading–>

The Canal Live: Episode 4 – Skill Gap, Meta, Feedback Loops

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Due to a power outage during the podcast, we were only able to salvage the last 18 min of our recording. In this episode we went into detail about what  a Skill Gap is. What the ideal game looks like, and what the current state of gaming is. Why you should play Meta, and how certain feedback loops work.

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Below are the written notes from the podcast.