Am I Trying To Advance Too Quickly?

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Rosten
As of the last few weeks I've been mostly playing 3.5-4 star maps to work on getting my accuracy up (It used to be pretty awful, even worse than it was today.) Lately though, I've been trying out some 5-6 star maps, and just managed to clear a few today (Though it hasn't shown up in my scores yet, for whatever reason), though I've been able to beat a few with 75-80% accuracy,I'm worried that, by doing this, I'll be getting into the bad habit of just being okay with having poor accuracy so long as I complete the song. Should I go back to playing 4-stars, or just try and focus on better accuracy now that I can actually complete 5-6 stars?
N0thingSpecial
play 4*>
J_8579
Passing 5-6* doesn't mean much if you're getting 75-80%. Work on getting better acc at 3.5-3.6* first.
Endaris
Play for A and S, not for B.
That will logically lead you to easier maps. It takes months until you can show a good performance on 5* maps therefore it doesn't make any sense to already push for them.
Topic Starter
Rosten
Alright.

On that note, do any of you know any good 3-4 star maps with a sizeable number of stacks and streams? Those tend to be my biggest accuracy killer on just about any star map. (Damn you Negastrife, and your 95%-To-Fail deathstreams)
Endaris
Topic Starter
Rosten

Endaris wrote:

https://osu.ppy.sh/b/215566
https://osu.ppy.sh/b/114332
https://osu.ppy.sh/b/789208
https://osu.ppy.sh/b/185904
https://osu.ppy.sh/b/88309
https://osu.ppy.sh/b/40401
https://osu.ppy.sh/b/178489

Dont be desperate if it looks bad at first, streaming is hard to get into.
Thanks ^_^

And it's not so much *streaming* that I have a huge problem with, I can pass (most) streams perfectly fine (or theres no way in hell I could've ever passed a single 5 star map, it's like every single one of them has 10+ medium-length streams), I've just never been able to do them with good precision. Getting good acc on them has always been a crapshoot.
Endaris
Well. More experienced players like me don't call it "streaming" if you just mash your keyboard at roughly the correct speed. I call that "mashing" instead.
Decent accuracy is an integral part of being able to stream. Doesn't have to be SS but should clearly head towards SS. Or more abstract: A low UR during streams.
UR is short for Unstable Rate and tells you how far your hits were from each in other in relation to the timing.
Meaning that on a fair stream all the hits are very close to each other on the hit error bar(even if they were in the 50 area it would count as streaming).
CptBlackBird

Endaris wrote:

Well. More experienced players like me don't call it "streaming" if you just mash your keyboard at roughly the correct speed. I call that "mashing" instead.
Decent accuracy is an integral part of being able to stream. Doesn't have to be SS but should clearly head towards SS. Or more abstract: A low UR during streams.
UR is short for Unstable Rate and tells you how far your hits were from each in other in relation to the timing.
Meaning that on a fair stream all the hits are very close to each other on the hit error bar(even if they were in the 50 area it would count as streaming).
my sides holy shit
"more experienced players like me"
B1rd

CptBlackBird wrote:

my sides holy shit
"more experienced players like me"
Do you realise the 'more expierience' means relative to the OP? Do you realise that PP does not equal experience?
Sayorie
>5.00*-6.00*
Just because you can clear a few doesn't mean that it is within your level already

And yes, you are trying to advance too quickly, skipping a lot of basics which you can learn over the entirety of maps near your level.
Xyrus

Rosten wrote:

On that note, do any of you know any good 3-4 star maps with a sizeable number of stacks and streams? Those tend to be my biggest accuracy killer on just about any star map. (Damn you Negastrife, and your 95%-To-Fail deathstreams)
I'm currently trying to 99% FC these, you might find them useful:-

https://osu.ppy.sh/b/498711&m=0
https://osu.ppy.sh/b/83506&m=1
https://osu.ppy.sh/b/179507&m=1
Endaris

CptBlackBird wrote:

Endaris wrote:

Well. More experienced players like me don't call it "streaming" if you just mash your keyboard at roughly the correct speed. I call that "mashing" instead.
Decent accuracy is an integral part of being able to stream. Doesn't have to be SS but should clearly head towards SS. Or more abstract: A low UR during streams.
UR is short for Unstable Rate and tells you how far your hits were from each in other in relation to the timing.
Meaning that on a fair stream all the hits are very close to each other on the hit error bar(even if they were in the 50 area it would count as streaming).
my sides holy shit
"more experienced players like me"
Get on mah level bruh xddd Level 100 > Level 99 kappa
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