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Man Amen to his comments about creep taking wayyy too long to disappear:

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just consistently beat higher ranked players and you'll be promoted.
lol with that being said i just got promoted from gold to platinum took me about 141 games -_-

now the long road to diamond x_x
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is it possible for terran to defeat muta ling bling without siege tanks, thors, or ravens? i think not, unless somebody has someway of doing it.
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is it possible for terran to defeat muta ling bling without siege tanks, thors, or ravens? i think not, unless somebody has someway of doing it.
Yeah lots of micro, lots of mult-pronged attacks / drops w/ medivacs.
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I've been seeing a lot of top terran players go double rax into double fac blue flame hellions into standard siege tank/thors with M&M's while getting upgrades.
Yeah, that's what I'm seeing too. It's the common strat now, much more so than banshees. Starport is also commonly used, but usually only for medivac drops, not so much for banshees. Get a hellion ball in quickly and kill drones. Even if the hellions have to suicide it's almost always going to be worth the money unless T has awful micro skills. Either that, or just force Z to blow big cash on anti-hellion defenses ahead of the tank/MM attack. It's all good for T. There's not a lot of downside to this strat.
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How does one recover going from say 17 probes to 6 in a 3v3 at around the ~8 minute mark, I think?

Colony 426 is the worst map ever..... The middle island bases are so easy to abuse with siege tanks it's almost unbelievable. I eventually got my probe count back up, but I was almost out of the picture. I was on a full single base while everyone else was on two base already (just finished re-probing up).

It was fun though. Finally using hotkeys correctly for my Nexus, gates, robo, and properly chrono boosting most of the time. APM went from ~55-60 to 70! I'm so proud.

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The problem here is that you have only 17 probes at 8 minutes in the first place.
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1.21 on PTR with new maps for ladder:
http://us.battle.net/sc2/en/blog/2166875#blog
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Is that a LT remake?

For you Doom, if you haven't seen it:
http://www.elevengaming.com/mwc/

Biggest LAN event in the Midwest.
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Is that a LT remake?

For you Doom, if you haven't seen it:
http://www.elevengaming.com/mwc/

Biggest LAN event in the Midwest.
I actually did see that but sadly no $$$.



As for the maps, I like 1-3, but 4 is hella imba for Terran ( main can be hit my siege tanks ), and 5 I just didn't like. 1 is like a fair version of lost temple!! I like it.
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The new maps are trash.
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