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  • 20 months ago · Quote · #1

    Gungnir

    Can anyone please explain how the value of points are awarded or taken away are calculated? (example i'm rated 1000 and they are rated 700 why do i only get one point for a win to bring me up to 1001 whereas if i'm rated 1100 and they are rated 1300 i get en points deducted when i lose)

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #2

    Shivsky

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #3

    Doggy_Style

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #4

    Doggy_Style

    However, in a nutshell:

     

    You gain more points for beating those above you, than those below you.

     

    You lose more points for losing to those below you, than those above you.

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #5

    Shivsky

    Though the OP's question seems to also touch the lifespan of a rating.

    If you and/or your opponent haven't clocked in ENOUGH + RECENT games, the math changes quite a bit and it becomes a little more puzzling, even with Doggy_Style's short and sweet summary.

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #6

    Doggy_Style

    Shivsky wrote:

    Though the OP's question seems to also touch the lifespan of a rating.

    If you and/or your opponent haven't clocked in ENOUGH + RECENT games, the math changes quite a bit and it becomes a little more puzzling, even with Doggy_Style's short and sweet summary.

    Ah yes, checking his profile reveals very few games played.


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