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Basic phrases each JKA player should know (in aplhabetical order):

Admin: Server owner or player, who has authority over server which allows him to maintain, protect and administer server in a way he find appropriate.

Bind: Binding a function to a button. Usually done with emotes and messages( in console /bind button command ex: /bind h say YOU BASTARD! (See: Commands Guide)

Blue style: See: Saber styles

Butterfly: Special movie made by running side or forward and than jumping and pressing attack (only in staff and duals).

Cartwhell: Move done by pressing <walk left> or <walk right> button + <attack> [only in Single and Duals. In staff is is replaced by the side Butterfly (see above)]. It cannot deal damage on most servers.

Command: Special executive text, entered in game console to obtain certain effect. See: Commands Guide

Console: see: Game Console

Delay: Combo thats made by attacking side and than rapid jumping backwards. Effect should be that you begin attack, that is paused when you jump and than just after ladning you slash with already prepared attack. Most popular with red but can be done by every style.

DFA: (Death From Above): Attack performed by pressing <forward>+<attack> in Yellow and Red Single Saber styles. In Dual Sabers and Staff it is replaced by the Butterfly move (see above).

Fan (sometimes called "brooming"): attacking on sides(right-left-right-left) without rotating. Most popular amongst staffers and yellow style uesrs. There's also diagonal version of it, in which instead of moving sides u do diagonal left and than diagonal right attacking. That's why staffers are often called 'fanners'.

Flipkick: The move usually serving as a flip from the wall (you run on the wall, make a flip and land on the ground quickly) is called 'flipkick' when performed on other player. This move usually deals some damage and knock down the player on which it is used.

FPS: Frames Per Second - the speed of refreshing the screen. Human eye can see around 28 frames each second and so if the computer refreshes slower we may see the screen "framing" - the fluency of action is not correct. To boost FPS try lowering your graphics to give computer less work to do. (See: Commands Guide)

Game Console: Window, accessible from game by pressing left shift and tilde (~). It displays actions which were taken by game program, and allows to player to write commands.

Kata: Special movie that is made by clicking both right and left mouse button(at normal config) at one time. Also Staff / Duals attack made by crouching and than pressing <forward> and <attack>. The name comes from the japanse world describing the specially trained and choreographed sequences of attacks and defence ( often directed against imaginated opponent).

Lag: The delay of time between the Client (your computer) and Server. If it gets too big the effect is similar to "framing" done by too small FPS (see above). You may boost it by some commands (See: Commands Guide)

Lamer: Person who attacks people chating or with saber off. Also in duel(ex. juat after first duel bow attacks opponent)

Laming: Playing in a way, that is found uncultivated. It includes attacking chating players, and ones with saber turned off. Actions that are named 'laming' may minorly differ on each server. Laming is forbidden on most servers. See: Lamer

Lounge: Special move, that happens while using blue style when you crouch and press forward + attack.

Race: Type of competition in which player tries to win some amount of duels before his opponent does. Who achieves the set amount first - wins the race.

Red style: See: Saber styles

Spamer: Someone who is saying at chat many annoying messages usually binded.

Spoon: Activating second saber while prepearing lounge move. It is possible only while using dual sabers, increases lounge's damage.

Saber styles: Way of using lightsaber. Game differs 3 styles: Red (slowest, deals most damage, useful for single jedi opponents), Yellow (middle fast, deals middle damage, useful for many jedi opponents), Blue (the fastest style, deals low damage, useful for many weak oponents).

Troll: Person who enters the game/forum just to make others mad (mostly by spamming, laming and offending). Those actions, which purpose is strightly to annoy others are called 'trolling'.

Yellow style: See: Saber Styles

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