Ok guys I have noticed recently it seems some people have been asking a lot of question on various things, like how to act in the forums and what certain things mean. I am going to just do a thread to list some various things people might like to know. Most of these are going to be links and not everything is written by me, but here goes.
By BoloBouncer 9-6-05
Drop Tricking- A illegal process that a cheater goes through to give him the win (Fixed as of Patch 1.05)
Newbie- Generally denotes a low skill level player, consider a insult
Rookie- A player that is new to a game but not necessarily bad.
Smurf- (1)A person of high rating who forms a new account and plays against the lower rated players. (2) A account where in the owner has multiple. (3) A account where in the player has deliberately change one's online name so as to not be recognized by other players in the online community. More
Meatshield- The units put in front of ranged units to take the enemy attack. IE. Pikemen w/ Skirmishers
Eye Candy- (1)Some thing which is pleasing to the eyes. (2)A group of objects designed on the scen to look good.
ProGamer- A professional gamer that makes money off playing the game.