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I've played wc3 since I have reason, something that I love about wc3 is MICRO(units move, interaction, swap)

Now I will be moving to a new and "completly new and different RTS. What I like in wc3 well the mass HP and how units are strong in the ORCs race. The skills and the MICRO managing hat you need when you are in battle with ELVES.

Maybe knowing this info could you suggest me a race that fit most of my needs.
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My personal favorite is Protoss. Expensive to build, but man do those units pack a punch. All I can recommend is watch youtube videos of some of the pros. See which race looks most appealing to you. Cheers
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I'm a big fan of Zerg. Their down fall is they are weak in both attack and defence for the majority of units you make. But they are cheap and extremely fast to produce overwhelming numbers.

I'm talking a cloud of red on a mini-map kind of numbers.

EDIT: Keep us updated on what race you find resonates with you.
Edited by Nicnivian - 8/8/11 at 1:39am
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I am personally a zerg player, back in wc3 i was a heavy undead player fiend, death knight micro play. But zerg seems more like a weak power in numbers race. So if u want micro high hp units go for protoss, as they have shield that regenerate overtime. So would benifit greatly from staying alive
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zerg is the most micro intensive race but hardest to start with....i always rec protoss.
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yup protoss are really good tanks shield + hp = long term unit.

In general im used to practice lot lot of micro in wc3 but is there lot of micro in sc2?

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Originally Posted by riflepwnage View Post
I am personally a zerg player, back in wc3 i was a heavy undead player fiend, death knight micro play. But zerg seems more like a weak power in numbers race. So if u want micro high hp units go for protoss, as they have shield that regenerate overtime. So would benifit greatly from staying alive
off topic that sli that you have how many FPS gives you playing sc2?
Edited by Overclocker.Monster - 8/8/11 at 4:05am
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post #7 of 68
I'd say zerg for micro. Terran are the least micro oriented and protoss are probably more macro oriented.
    
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I am good with Protoss and terran, but I am almost always protoss.
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But considering I'm specialize in wc3, which race do you recommend me?
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Protoss.
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