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yks, what's the magic # for today? you aiming for 50? at these rates, you will be there in no time.
I think 50 is a bit much yks, I would say take a break from SCII for a day or two. Maybe play WOW then come back tommorrow and get into masters

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Originally Posted by Ruckol1 View Post
I'm 76-55 now, almost all my games are against silver or gold and I'm winning most of them. I had a 20-3 run at one point, and still didn't go up

Edit: My last two or three games have been against gold players who were all slightly favored, and I beat them all. Hopefully will go up soon!
Sometimes if a player is doing badly, he'll play lower opponents, as in I've had my bad days and losing a few in a row, had me playing against bronze opponents who would just VR rush *-_-

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You're probably going to jump a league or two.

Quite possible as well^^
    
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Made no. 1 in bronze again yesterday. I'm getting close to 3k! Hopefully i get above 50% so i can jump into the next league.
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Made no. 1 in bronze again yesterday. I'm getting close to 3k! Hopefully i get above 50% so i can jump into the next league.
I just went to silver, I'm fifth here. Maybe I can get to gold by tonight?

Not likely, exam tmo.
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I just went to silver, I'm fifth here. Maybe I can get to gold by tonight?

Not likely, exam tmo.
I'm going to try for Silver when i get home.
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I believe it's in reference to "THE Idra". It's really unlikely that Idra would stop by this thread XD
haha first off idra spells his name: IdrA exactly with a capital I and A.

2nd: Why would IdrA ask random people on overclock.net for practice... he could probably destroy everyone on this forum in SC2 no offense.

3) IdrA is a very pessimistic person if you ever seen his personality so the cute avatar does not fit IdrA at all.

Basically it's just a IdrA fan using his name... like MarineKingPrime did when he took Boxer's name.
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haha first off idra spells his name: IdrA exactly with a capital I and A.

2nd: Why would IdrA ask random people on overclock.net for practice... he could probably destroy everyone on this forum in SC2 no offense.

3) IdrA is a very pessimistic person if you ever seen his personality so the cute avatar does not fit IdrA at all.

Basically it's just a IdrA fan using his name... like MarineKingPrime did when he took Boxer's name.
lol, if you re-read my post, you would realize that I'm saying Idra wouldn't make an account on OCN and post in this thread for practice and you restated it, although, laid it out better. I also know about his personality due to watching some of his games and hearing about his BMs
    
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Dude...i'm pretty sure i posted that like 2 days ago.

Anyway, i don't follow the circuit because there isn't that much bandwidth in the Sandy place to do so.

I just seen some of his replays on Youtube while at work. So yeah, i just had to ask. Lot of impersonators i understand.

ANYWAY: got a pretty juicy replay, i say i macroed all right until it was time for the coup de grace...then i just let the units do their thing.



Enjoy.

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Use hotkeys, control groups (check the OP, Nevaziah made a guide) and waypoints. During half the game you had 4 void rays and 4 immortals not doing anything and you kept engaging with only half your army every time.
PvP at your level should revolve around colossi. Get them.

A single saturated base can support only 4 gate/robo/stargate if you constantly make units out of them. You shouldn't be getting that many buildings on 1 base.

Constantly make probes and don't get supply blocked.

Btw showing games you won isn't very useful for feedback.
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I think colossi starts about gold league. In bronze it's all about void rays. And cannons.

Also it's totally fine to have more production facilities per base than you can support, especially at that level, and especially in PvP. He's nowhere close to the level where getting two less gateways would affect the outcome of the game, while it can actually help him, as he'll just get more **** out.

And yea, use control groups and hot keys, it's pretty important. May feel awkward at the beginning, but once you get used to it you'll be much better.
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My SCII is patching.
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