Guide To The Jargon Of NOTD

Discussion in 'Strategy and Tactics' started by Ryan III, Sep 25, 2012.

  1. Ryan III

    Ryan III Well-Known Member

    Below is a list of basic NOTD jargon. Feel free to post something that I missed an it's definition.
    Example (Not Really A Term for NOTD)
    Ryan - annoying person


    DPS - Damage per second, a high DPS class would deal a lot of damage over time.
    Tank - A class designed for taking damage. An example would be the Demolitions.

    Class Nicknames:
    Rolfman - Nickname for Rifleman
    Med - Nickname for Medic
    Assa/Ass - Nickname for Assault
    Rec - Nickname for Recon
    MM - Nickname for Marksman
    Demo - Nickname for Demolitions
    Engy/Mario - Nickname for Engineer
    Mando - Nickname for Commando

    Specific Storyline Items/Events:
    EC/AC/Sec Team - Easy Company/Alpha Company/Apollo Security Team.
    Oggy - Nickname for Oglivy
    Ivan - Ivan has no nickname as far as I know
    Turrets - Activate the auto turrets mission OR auto turrets (Unit)

    Tarter Sause/Pop tart/Ziwen/Fatty/Tart - Tartarus (Poor him I know)
  2. TheWolf
    • Donator

    TheWolf Surgeon of Death

    Do shorts for skills also belong to that? If yes:

    Ulti/Ultimate - last skill available ina skilltree (lvl 9 skill e.g. Restoration, Reaperdrone)

    sl/surgical - Surgical Laser
    Shieldbubble/bubble - Nanoshield
    av - Antivenom (used for both: skill and the item)
    wave - Nanowave
    Resto - REstoration

    mono/mf - Monofilament
    Osok - One shot one kill

    desi/laser - Laserdesignator
    ss - Supplystation

    gravinade - Gravitiongrenade
    nuke - Nuclearstrike

    Nicks for Classskilltrees
    nano/nanomed - Medic with Nanotree
    fa/healmed - Medic with Fieldaidtree
    Explo - Demolition with Explosivestree
    sub mm - Marksman with Subtlety
    delta mando - Commando with Deltatree
    opsmando - Commando with Operationstree
    sup rec/surv rec - Recon with surveillancetree
    mob rec - REcon with mobilitytree

    Class Nicknames:
    Pf - Pathfinder
    tech/ mech - Technician
    Chem/ Tox - Chemical Trooper
    psi - Psi-Ops

    If come up with anymore ill edit this one or make a new post as long as its no doublepost.
  3. Shooz
    • Donator

    Shooz NOTD Staff: Killjoy

    The names that the new players give skills makes me want to push my face into a drill press.
  4. Lulz

    Lulz Well-Known Member

    eek... tho a good extensive add wolf a few of yours shortcutz bug me and need a fixin

    wave - Nanowave
    its weave! NanowEave and the short is wEave

    desi/laser - Laserdesignator
    Here on NA i have never seen it referred to as anything but LD. Of course everywere is different

    Pf - Pathfinder
    While yes this is correct you often also hear pf referred to as mario, less because of the beard and more because of his ability to kill things by jumping on there heads. (Engi and sometimes fo also referred to as marios, mostly cause of the beards tho)

    Now I wont add anymore yet to give you a chance to finish. Just had an urge to fix things already posted
  5. Kith
    • Development Team
    • Designer

    Kith NOTD Staff: Anti-Fun Wizard Skeleton

    Billy T - Nickname for Ability.
    Darcy - A fat bitch.
    Pulling a Kith - Actually has two meanings; either it involves tanking something incredibly well and surviving something that should not have been survived (such as a nuke to the face), or dying in a completely retarded fashion due to overconfidence.
    Pulling a Shooz - :]
    Pulling a Nite - Nuking the team or applying murder to a boss
    Flintlckwooding - Shooting things to death with the pistol. Most commonly used to reference Commandos doing so.
    Deer God - A God of deer.

    Gauss - UA GPR-12
    HK - UA420 Assault Rifle
    Pulse/M5 - M5 Pulse Rifle
    HMG/Chaingun - XM814 Heavy Machine Gun
    Biffgun - 590A5 Combat Shotgun
    Bar - Crowbar
    Barr - Barrett M112

    Runner/Fasties/Zoombies - Seekers
    Immos - Immortals
    Fatty - Hulk
    Site/Worm/Wriggler - Parasite

    That's all I'm familiar with.
  6. Thermidor

    Thermidor Well-Known Member

    Here are lots more. Some of it is outdated though, working on that right now :)

    Edit: Updated better, let me know if there are still some outdated issues.
  7. Extifer
    • Warden
    • Donator

    Extifer Stiffy is what Lyanden calls me.

    I call this pulling an extifer, aka when you use Pathfinder to jump smash at least 4 banelings and live to tell the tale.

    Bonus: Killing a festor as well.

    All in NM mode btw.

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  8. Lulz

    Lulz Well-Known Member

    your merely one zombie punch away from being tossed on noob of the day! impressive
  9. TsukinoUsagi

    TsukinoUsagi Well-Known Member

    train -- blindlings train
    banes -- bannelings
    devo -- devourer
    inf/festor -- infestor
    nogi -- no oggy (ogivly/ivan is not there)
    birds/damned pigeons -- parrots
    ere -- erebos
    bo -- blackops
  10. JAW

    JAW Well-Known Member

    "Parrots" is jargon for the broodlord unit
  11. Ramses II
    • Donator

    Ramses II Help, I can't change my title!

    "the broodlord units" is jargon for Lelanthos.
  12. JAW

    JAW Well-Known Member

    It's not really, considering that "Broodlord" is the name given to the unit model in vanilla sc2, you know, the thing you have to have in order to play NOTDNA.
  13. Blaze

    Blaze New Member

    sooo face tanking a titan and surviving is "pulling a kith"?
  14. Miracle
    • Development Team
    • Community Leader

    Miracle NOTD Staff: Assistant of many things

    I suppose the act of reporting someone to Community Watch simply because he or she is unknown and has questionable amount of experience "Pulling a Thermidor"?'

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  15. Thermidor

    Thermidor Well-Known Member

    I didn't actually report him to comm watch but yeah I remember that game. Archangel had the name "Titan" if I'm not mistaken and I never heard of a "Titan" on the EU server so I got suspicious because of his high exp. All was clear when he said he was Archangel from NA.

    Good times!
  16. Ryan III

    Ryan III Well-Known Member

    Kay enough troll real terms now
  17. Stan

    Stan Well-Known Member

    cc — classes call. Someone asking the team to write the preferred classes to chat. Used at the beginning of the nm game after random choice (choices) was made.

    P.S. otg - on the ground. Used to notify the team that some equipment has been dropped for pick up. E.g. C4 otg, ts otg, flares otg etc.

    GOTB - Guardian of the Beta

    WiP - work in progress (used it the titles of some guides for no reason at all)

    sg - shotgun

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    rofl - rifleman, crofl - combat rofl, srofl - survival rofl
    fa/heal - field aid medic
    nano - nano medic
    assa - assault
    amm - assasination marksman
    smm - subtlety marksman
    con - recon, mobcon - mobility recon, scon - surveillance con
    demo - demolitions expert
    po - Psi Operative

    ere2 - boss Erebos 2nd form
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