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Sounds interesting, link?

Here. Sorry should have put it in the original post
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I haven't noticed any hackers yet.

Also I have never lost a 1v1 Custom game since beta. Seriously. 130 APM custom game players? I don't think so.... must be rare as heck.

I didn't like that bradOK vs Socke game. I really don't like how BratOK plays.. could be much better if he picked better units imo.
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Here. Sorry should have put it in the original post
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thiagocosta85, your signature is way too long, it's 8 lines max.
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I haven't noticed any hackers yet.

Also I have never lost a 1v1 Custom game since beta. Seriously. 130 APM custom game players? I don't think so.... must be rare as heck.

I didn't like that bradOK vs Socke game. I really don't like how BratOK plays.. could be much better if he picked better units imo.
really? ... There are SO many ! ... Everytime I loose I check the replay... I am a good starcraft player (not close to the top ones) and, some replays reveal obvious hacking, specially on 1v1 match in a 8 locations map, enemy finds you cannon rush, wiht out EVER scouting(couldnt see you with probe yet to even make pylon).

I hate cheaters...

And yeah, if you play a game, check replay, in the replay you can see the APM ... Not that MANY high AMP players in custom obviously but, there are many mean players that LOVE owning noobs... And most custom gamers are not in crystal / platnum leagues.

But yeah , SCII is awesome, except zerg is a bit hard, requires extra micro skills.
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O.K. now that we have established zerg sucks (or let's use the politically correct term: "requires more skill") who is more powerful terran or protoss?
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Originally Posted by |\\/|0D3R|\\|♠\\/\\/4R|=4R3♠2 View Post
O.K. now that we have established zerg sucks (or let's use the politically correct term: "requires more skill") who is more powerful terran or protoss?
I dont think zerg really is bad, It has its advantages, Like, if you are fast enough, you can pretty much stress the oponent all game long to prevent enough time for expanding etc, and it expands fast too and is cheaper and multiplies quicker,... On the other hand the units are too weak, and once they get the broodlords, its prettymuch game over, if u have a little air support...

But between Terran and Toss...

In my opinion, Terran is the easyest, but protoss is stronger if Terran doesnt take advantage of the EMP shockwave etc, ...

Idk it all depends, I am a protoss player myself..

I think that terran is stronger at the beginning, but after a little while, toss gets way too strong like, colussus own ANY ground organic units, while you can lift tanks, or even use immortals, ... but it all depends...

I got owned by terran while with Protoss a few times, and I got scared a few times lol... but prettymuch after you get a mother ship, it is prettymuch over if you keep it alive... Also Dark Templar WARP rush with the warp prism at minerals, will kill terran, unless he has FULL POWER inside the command center to scan 4 times.

But ... well that is just my opinion we all think different
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While the nydus worms are great to use, you need to have the vision of the area where you plan to have them pop up and then they take time to pop up giving your opponent enough time to kill them. Personally, I would love to see them just pop up with maybe a 5-10 sec delay, not the 15-20 it is ATM, if not more
While you do need vision, you only need it for a second to build a nydus worm and its not hard for zerg to have vision over the map. They are the most mobile race in the game. The nydus worm doesn't even have to do damage to be effective. Just making the enemy's army move back to defend and containing them gives the zerg more map control. Even against a mobile army, it takes a few seconds for it to get to the nydus worm. By then, you can run a few zerlings in their mineral lines, burrow some roaches, make another nydus canal at the front/expo, or just simply expand again (just like what mystic did).

A 5-10 build time is just too overpowered. Unless you have defense there or your army is close by, you'll get rape. It takes 5 secs for a warp in and that's if it isn't on cool down.

I think the nydus worm should be like the nydus canal in sc1. It must have creep to be built. With the overlord ability to create creep, I don't think it'll be as bad as it was in sc1. That way, you can defend from it a little easier and the zerg player just can't spam it every where. Also, static defenses (turrets), can warded off them. Good idea or not?

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Edited by DuckYy - 9/5/10 at 7:50pm
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I can play all 3 races very well. Personally I think P is the easiest to play, followed by Z, followed by T. You can play a very simple and rather effective T with just bio, but if you play a good player he'll slaughter you if you are still using MMM. So those Terrans who depend on bio are going to fail.

and no one said Zerg sucks. Zerg is awesome. Best macro ever! Love them.
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who is more powerful terran or protoss?
According to statistics terran is played the most, then protoss, then zerg, then random.
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