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Protoss ftw!

imo the this is how it goes...

Protoss > Terran > Zerg
Protoss has nothing comparable to marine splitting .
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Protoss has nothing comparable to marine splitting .
Charge + Zeal
Void + Charged Beam

we win in either case
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post #23 of 68
Protoss has always been the easiest race to learn to develop strategies with. Protoss units are very strong, but expensive and slow to build. Zerg units are very cheap, build very fast, but are also pretty weak. I would say Terran is the middleground between the two, but I find that with Terran you have to know how to mix your units up really well for a successful attack or defense. By that I mean a good mix of both air and ground units; tanks, battlecruisers, etc. In the end all races work that way.
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As far as I understand the game (I'm high platinum player):

ZERG is the more macro oriented race, it requires higher apm and it's mostly mechanical. There is not as much micro involved as in other races. It's more of a reaccionary race and you will require A LOT of scouting to see your oponent's strategy and accordingly counter it.

TERRAN is more balanced so to speak, it has many playstyles but it all comes down to some harrass, lots of M&M drops, timed pushes with sick upgrades, some all in's and siedge pushes locking the enemy down in his base (notice some noobs don't understand this concept and, instead, will lock themselves into their base. That strategy is known as turtle terran).

PROTOSS is the most micro oriented race. Units like dark templars (which are invisible) and phoenix (fly) will do the job when harrassing and spells like forcefield, blink and Psionic storm can be such a powerful weapon if well used. This race takes a lot of advantage of the map, you need to know each of them to place pylons, warp units, hide structures... in order to beat your enemy.

My recomendation? Play a few games as each race to see which one suits your style the most. In your case I think either Terran or Protoss will be your choice.

GL & HF!
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I like turtles ^^
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What's your apm bro? When I play zerg its usually 115 approx

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post #26 of 68
Start with random, and pick one later when u find a race whose mechanics suits u the most. Trying out every race urself's gonna be the best way to find a race.
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What's your apm bro? When I play zerg its usually 115 approx

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170-220 And my profile below is not an accurate display of my skill, except the team games
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Charge + Zeal
Void + Charged Beam

we win in either case
Lol how are those even remotely comparable to marine splitting? No one is sitting there practicing those for hours before tournaments starts like they do w/ marine splitting. Seriously the Koreans just spend an hour straight marine splitting before tournaments.
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Lol how are those even remotely comparable to marine splitting? No one is sitting there practicing those for hours before tournaments starts like they do w/ marine splitting. Seriously the Koreans just spend an hour straight marine splitting before tournaments.
you can't run away from Charge, they automatically hit you once when Charge is activated.
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post #30 of 68
I'll keep it simple for you.

Terran - The race that requires the most aggression to win games, it's also the race that requires the most micro and multi tasking.

Zerg - The most defensive race. Requires you to adapt to what your opponent is doing and requires a full understanding of all of the builds out there, good multi tasking is essential too.

Protoss - Can be aggressive or defensive. Has the most straight forward build orders. The easiest race to get to masters with and the easiest race in general.
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