Originally Posted by Ovocean
@Nickson : If you play strategy games online, not using keyboard shortcuts reduces your overall level, really. It requires some courage to learn to use them and to customize them to your play style, but the reward is great. And once you've learned to use your keyboard, that's a lifetime bonus as you can generally keep the same or approaching key mapping from game to game (if they allow for custom shortcuts).
I know, it is a great hinderance when playing against guys who really do know what they are doing (thankfully that is a very small ratio compared to the clueless players) I can play well just not so fast so I lose that advantage and it becomes slightly harder