tried it too and love it. my favourite setup is 4v4 40mins 250pts/player. the reason i like it is, because you start with very small numbers, mostly recons and after ~10 to 15 minutes you should have a perfect overview of enemy positions and can call in an attack force for exactly the needs of the situation. no stupid spam/rushes. had it a few times that ppl tried it with just helispamming or cheap units rushes and they all failed VERY badly.
but you should know it takes about 3 times longer to find players for such a match and be aware of the stupidness of some players if you host such a match!
- most ppl dont read the overview match topic nor the lobby settings and are completely surprised after such a match started like "WTFHOST250POINTSONLYAREYOUGAY!?!?ELEVEN!!!" and quit, leaving the other players pissed.
- some ppl join into the lobby, asking immediately for a change of settings. Honestly guys, if you want a specific setup, host your own match!
- few players join and think its just like a 1500 points match, but with less units. so they start their rush/spam, mostly fail because the smaller numbers available and quit the match.
if you find a good group this setting brings a lot of fun if you are willing to be very careful with your units, especially at the beginning and if you like to play slow matches that will develop their tactical depth step by step.
this setting is definitely nothing for first minute cheap units/heli rushers/spammers and thats just fine.