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Zealots have more HP than armor, not only that but one EMP and that shield upgrade is useless. Always go armor first vs bio. Also sentries are a must for FF splitting armies and GS.
Edited by DoomDash - 4/17/11 at 4:31pm
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I was just thinking of uses for floating Factory/RAX. Is there a legitimate situation to hide your army with a floating structure instead of using it to scout? Like, are there situations in certain match-ups where a slow army would benefit? Maybe to hide a ghost or two within your MM ball?
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to prevent feedback I guess, but might as well just keep it in a low energy medivac.
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Wow its been so long since I played this...

If I have multiple bases (Nexus etc)
bound to one key (usually 5)
how do I cycle through them.
I thought you could press 5 then Tab to the other base...
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Wow its been so long since I played this...

If I have multiple bases (Nexus etc)
bound to one key (usually 5)
how do I cycle through them.
I thought you could press 5 then Tab to the other base...
Tab is for cycling through different types of units in a group. I.E. a MMM ball would cycle through marines, marauders, and medivacs, but not select each one individually.
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Wow its been so long since I played this...

If I have multiple bases (Nexus etc)
bound to one key (usually 5)
how do I cycle through them.
I thought you could press 5 then Tab to the other base...

Nope. But what you can do, is reassign your tild key like I did to "Base view" in the hotkey setup. When you hit menu, go to hotkeys, then go to "global", then go to "camera", and scroll down to the short cut key thats labeled "Base view". I changed mine to ~, so this way you can have all your Nexus / Command Centers / Hatches on one hot key, and you can cycle through them with this.
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ok yeah i guess tab is to cycle through groups and backspace is to view the other base etc if you have more than one in that group
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ok yeah i guess tab is to cycle through groups and backspace is to view the other base etc if you have more than one in that group
That's what my post is saying, I changed backspace to ~ so its close to all your normal keys.
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Zealots have more HP than armor, not only that but one EMP and that shield upgrade is useless. Always go armor first vs bio. Also sentries are a must for FF splitting armies and GS.
I see, good point. Haven't had many PvsT where my opponent tries to EMP my units, but, you are correct. I think armor would've been a better idea there, although I'll still be going for attack first against Z to two shot lings
    
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