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Well, just had a practice game, 1vs1, gave zerg a try and turned out my opponent was Terran. I ended up losing pretty badly. Guess now I see why they say MMM is OP. He pretty much fended off my early attack using nydus worms(should have waited slightly longer to wipe him-more zerglings then)and then attacked with air. Recovered and only discovered massive MMM and just like that, it was over
Lesson learned: don't take your time in practice matches even if they seem to, lol. Plan to take a look to see what steps he was taking, maybe see his route incase I encounter him again
I can upload the replay if anyone is interested in watching it for the lolz, but, it'll have to be much later
    
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I'm in Diamond officially on my second account now too. I use Z on that account. I beat a 800 Diamond Terran to get promoted to Diamond. In fact hew as doing some really good harass the entire game, and was in disbelief when I wrecked his army after all of the harass. It went like "....." "well thats cool" "how did you get all those units?". hah was great.
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i still don't know if I prefer protoss or terran. I like protoss cause I just recently discovered the warp prism and warpgate combo. I decided to take that a bit farther and keep a probe inside my prism and either keep it off the map in the event I get destroyed so I will always have a build unit left or I will drop off the probe after massing about 8-12 warp gates depending on my income and expansions, I'll have the prism drop off he probe near the base and warp in units while having my un warped units walk across the map so that way when the first volley is taken out(the warpped in units) I have another group coming up(even bigger group) coming in. So a sort of weaken them a bit and then beat them down.

Then there is terran, I like them for their beginning game but late game they just seem so expensive and I get starved for resources when I play them all the time not matter how many expansions. Like terran and gas just don't work for me. I always rule out of gas fast, the mule helps with minerals how ever. The have a good damage to price ratio. The MMM ball I rarely do. I start building a ball and say screw it I want tanks. That and I seem to have more trouble with building buildings more so with terran and protoss. I guess the protoss tech tree is more forward?


Also am I the only one who hates in co-op and people canon rush? It's like what is the point? The computer does not defend against that at all and takes away the fun. It's not like co-op is ranked and your league wins are separate from co-op wins. So why do people canon rush AI? I can understand in league games but co-op it just seems stupid.
    
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i still don't know if I prefer protoss or terran. I like protoss cause I just recently discovered the warp prism and warpgate combo. I decided to take that a bit farther and keep a probe inside my prism and either keep it off the map in the event I get destroyed so I will always have a build unit left or I will drop off the probe after massing about 8-12 warp gates depending on my income and expansions, I'll have the prism drop off he probe near the base and warp in units while having my un warped units walk across the map so that way when the first volley is taken out(the warpped in units) I have another group coming up(even bigger group) coming in. So a sort of weaken them a bit and then beat them down.

Then there is terran, I like them for their beginning game but late game they just seem so expensive and I get starved for resources when I play them all the time not matter how many expansions. Like terran and gas just don't work for me. I always rule out of gas fast, the mule helps with minerals how ever. The have a good damage to price ratio. The MMM ball I rarely do. I start building a ball and say screw it I want tanks. That and I seem to have more trouble with building buildings more so with terran and protoss. I guess the protoss tech tree is more forward?


Also am I the only one who hates in co-op and people canon rush? It's like what is the point? The computer does not defend against that at all and takes away the fun. It's not like co-op is ranked and your league wins are separate from co-op wins. So why do people canon rush AI? I can understand in league games but co-op it just seems stupid.
My question is why do you play coop?
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I'm in Diamond officially on my second account now too. I use Z on that account. I beat a 800 Diamond Terran to get promoted to Diamond. In fact hew as doing some really good harass the entire game, and was in disbelief when I wrecked his army after all of the harass. It went like "....." "well thats cool" "how did you get all those units?". hah was great.
how many bases did yo uhave? out macro'd him?
    
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Yeah. Pretty much I got away with a gold for a very long time. He did poor scouting and thats why he lost. He had so many advantages it wasn't even funny. He was amazed that he lost for real.

And maybe some of you guys would enjoy watching me screwing around getting some Infested Terrans achievements in a FFA. Infestors are soooo good. It's also a 40 minute game and I manage to average 105 APM .

http://www.sc2replayed.com/replays/7...rg-lost-temple

Enjoy.

PS yes I realize I forget a huge pile of drones lol! I was also too lazy to break the rocks ect, its a FFA dammit.
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I'm in Diamond officially on my second account now too. I use Z on that account. I beat a 800 Diamond Terran to get promoted to Diamond. In fact hew as doing some really good harass the entire game, and was in disbelief when I wrecked his army after all of the harass. It went like "....." "well thats cool" "how did you get all those units?". hah was great.
Gz. You bought second copy just to play another race?
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Yeah. Pretty much I got away with a gold for a very long time. He did poor scouting and thats why he lost. He had so many advantages it wasn't even funny. He was amazed that he lost for real.

And maybe some of you guys would enjoy watching me screwing around getting some Infested Terrans achievements in a FFA. Infestors are soooo good. It's also a 40 minute game and I manage to average 105 APM .

http://www.sc2replayed.com/replays/7...rg-lost-temple

Enjoy.

PS yes I realize I forget a huge pile of drones lol! I was also too lazy to break the rocks ect, its a FFA dammit.
Enjoyed watching that.

Great use of Inefestors. Glad the Spiz got stomped pretty quick. Wiped the internet hard-man persona pretty quick
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Zerg is going to be the next "op" topic with the nydus worm. It looks very hard to defend against multiple nydus worms popping all over your base since you have to keep your army together. I think once the enemy has expo to 3 bases and he doesn't end it soon, zerg will just end the game with endless harassment.
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